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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Thinks He Could 'Certainly' Win Iowa

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Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie thinks he could “certainly” win Iowa in 2016. Christie spoke exclusively with ABC News following his speech at the Iowa Freedom Summit, the first major event of the year to bring together a dozen potential presidential candidates in Iowa. Christie has made six trips to the Hawkeye State since ... Read More »

Obama Visits Memorial to Mahatma Gandhi on First Day of India Trip

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Photo by Sanjeev Verma/Hindustan Times via Getty Images(NEW DELHI) — President Obama arrived in India for a three-day trip on Sunday, visiting the Raj Gat, a memorial to Mahatma Gandhi. The U.S. president laid a wreath of white flowers at the site where Gandhi, the father of modern India, was cremated after his 1948 assassination on Sunday. He also inscribed ... Read More »

Obama Shares Unlikely Friendship with Indian Prime Minister Modi

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Photo by Vinod Singh/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images(NEW DELHI) — If there’s an Indian equivalent of President Barack Obama, Prime Minister Narenda Modi just might be it. The rapidly budding friendship between the two leaders, catching many observers by surprise, stems from shared experiences with democratic organizing, a technological savvy, and deep personal ambition, U.S. officials say. And it comes in spite ... Read More »

At GOP Summit, Republicans Turn Fire on Obama, Clinton, and Each Other

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Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images(DES MOINES, Iowa) — The first conservative showcase of the 2016 cycle is taking place in Iowa Sunday, marking the unofficial start of the presidential cycle. Most of the jabs have been focused directly at President Obama and a Democrat they may be running against — Hillary Clinton. But there have been some intra-party jabs, mostly ... Read More »

Michelle Obama Has India Buzzing About Her Outfit

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Photo by Vipin Kumar/Hindustan Times via Getty Images(NEW DELHI) — Michelle Obama is taking something of a backseat on her husband’s second trip to India, with no official schedule of her own and no Indian first lady on hand to keep her company. But she is creating buzz with her wardrobe, turning heads with her choice of outfit the second ... Read More »

Trump Blasts Romney, Jeb Bush; 'Seriously Thinking' About Presidential Run

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Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images(DES MOINES, Iowa) — Donald Trump arrived at a high-profile GOP gathering in Iowa to train his fire on his fellow Republicans, telling the audience that neither Mitt Romney nor Jeb Bush can win the presidential nomination. He drew applause for those lines at the Freedom Summit on Saturday, a gathering that neither of those men ... Read More »

High-Alert in Delhi as President Obama Arrives for Republic Day

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sihasakprachum/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW DELHI) — U.S. and Indian security agencies and intelligence services are mounting an unprecedented operation to keep President Obama safe on foreign soil as he arrives in India for a historic visit as “chief guest” of Republic Day. Driving it all is the fact that the president will spend more than two hours outdoors Monday on an open-air viewing ... Read More »