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Back to the wall, Cruz decries challenger O'Rourke as out-of-touch leftist

22 Sep 2018

DALLAS Ted Cruz is in the political fight of his life — and he knows it. | Video

Analysis: Back to the wall, Cruz decries challenger O'Rourke as out-of-touch leftist

22 Sep 2018

DALLAS Ted Cruz is in the political fight of his life — and he knows it. | Video

Senate candidates Cruz, O'Rourke square off in fractious debate

22 Sep 2018

DALLAS U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, trying furiously to beat back a high-profile challenge from Democratic rival Beto O'Rourke, repeatedly accused his opponent of being out of step with the Texas electorate as the two candidates faced off in a debate just six weeks before critical congressional elections.

Some gun-toting Texans embrace Democrat’s call for tougher firearm laws

19 Sep 2018

CARRIZO SPRINGS/KATY, Texas Texas cattle rancher Bill Martin is a lifelong Republican who owns more than 20 firearms and has been shooting guns since the age of 6. | Video

Assault claim against Trump court nominee eases pressure on vulnerable Democrats

18 Sep 2018

WASHINGTON The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh may remove pressure that some Democratic senators faced to back his confirmation as a way of reassuring conservative voters in congressional elections just weeks away. | Video

Obama to come off bench for Democrats in battle for Congress

05 Sep 2018

WASHINGTON Former U.S. President Barack Obama plans to come off the sidelines to campaign for Democratic candidates across the country this fall, injecting himself into a contentious election season in which control of Congress is at stake.

Trump, White House deny wrongdoing after Cohen plea deal

23 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON The White House pushed back forcefully on Wednesday against suggestions that a plea deal struck by President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen implicated Trump in a crime. | Video

Verfahren gegen Ex-Vertraute belasten Trump vor Wahlen

23 Aug 2018

Washington/Charleston Die Verbrechen von zwei ehemaligen Vertrauten belasten US-Präsident Donald Trump vor den Kongresswahlen im November zunehmend.

Jolted by ex-allies' criminal cases, Trump faces election and legal risks

22 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON/CHARLESTON, W.Va. President Donald Trump suffered twin setbacks on Tuesday with two ex-advisers facing prison sentences - and one of them saying Trump told him to commit a crime - possibly hurting his Republican Party's election prospects and widening a criminal probe that has overshadowed his presidency. | Video

Jolted by ex-allies' criminal cases, Trump faces election and legal risks

22 Aug 2018

WASHINGTON/CHARLESTON, W.Va. President Donald Trump suffered twin setbacks on Tuesday with two ex-advisers facing prison sentences - and one of them saying Trump told him to commit a crime - possibly hurting his Republican Party's election prospects and widening a criminal probe that has overshadowed his presidency. | Video

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