Posted: 07/07/2008 - Sen. Barack Obama will accept his party's nomination next month at INVESCO Field at Mile High in Denver, rather than the Democratic Natoinal Convention site of the Pepsi Center. Convention co-chair Gov. Kathleen Sebelius says it will allow more people to take part.
Posted: 07/07/2008 - Candidate's plane lands safely in St. Louis after mechanical issue arises.
Posted: 07/07/2008 - Presumptive GOP nominee says he can spur a weakening economy through tax cuts, encouraging free trade, and building nuclear plants; tries to overcome stigma cast by Bush administration.
Posted: 07/07/2008 - Discussions with Russian president show unity on Iran and North Korea, but put discussions on sticking points with the emerging power, such as missile defense, on hold until the next president.
Posted: 07/06/2008 - Sen. John Kerry believes that the presumptive Republican nominee for president is adhering to the Bush Administration orthodoxy in ways that call into question his carefully-nurtured image as a political maverick.
Posted: 07/06/2008 - In Japan for G-8 summit, President says U.S. economy not as robust as he'd like.
Posted: 07/06/2008 - Barack Obama said Saturday that he was surprised at how the media has "finely calibrated" his recent words on Iraq, and denied that he intends to anything but end the war if he is elected.
Posted: 07/05/2008 - A list of the United States' presidential candidates housing plans:
Posted: 07/05/2008 - Dale Metta, who manages a gun shop just outside the District of Columbia limits in Maryland, has had to turn away dozens of city residents wanting to buy handguns in recent days. Never mind that the U.S. Supreme Court just struck down Washington's 32-year-old ban on possessing handguns.
Posted: 07/05/2008 - Sen. Dick Durbin, the No. 2 Democrat, accused Republicans of putting seniors and military families at risk by siding with President Bush against a measure to prevent Medicare cuts.
Posted: 07/05/2008 - Now that they're allies, Democrats Barack Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton will help each other raise money in a series of fundraisers in New York next week.
Posted: 07/04/2008 - Firebrand North Carolina Republican served as voice for the right for five terms.
Posted: 07/04/2008 - Democrat campaigning in places his party's candidates have largely avoided in the past.
Posted: 07/03/2008 - Virginian John Warner says Congress may want to consider the move to help save those precious gallons of gasoline.
Posted: 07/03/2008 - Blames McCain campaign for suggesting he would alter timetable for troop withdrawal.
Posted: 07/03/2008 - If Kansas' Governor has any solid plans to join Barack Obama on the Democratic ticket, she's keeping it close to the vest.
Posted: 07/02/2008 - Gene Jani says his lawsuit against the city of Topeka will move forward according to schedule and Bryan Smith will continue as his attorney. Jani is suing over denial of a zoning change for a proposed development at SW 34th and Fairlawn.
Posted: 07/02/2008 - GOP presidential candidate denies reports that he roughed up an associate of the Nicaraaguan president in 1987. A Republican Senator told a newspaper he saw McCain grab the man by his collar and lift him. McCain made several trips to the region at the time as co-chair of a Senate group.
Posted: 07/02/2008 - Dennis Haysbert likes to believe his portrayal as the first African-American U.S. president on Fox's "24" may have helped pave the way for Barack Obama.
Posted: 07/01/2008 - Stormont-Vail HealthCare's Cotton-O'Neil Clinics stopped taking new Medicare patients, effective Tuesday. The reason is a 10.6% cut in Medicare reimbursement rates. A measure to stop the reduction fell one vote short in the U.S. Senate Thursday night.