The Secret Service stopped animal rights protesters who crossed a barrier and tried to rush the stage at a Bernie Sanders rally in Oakland, California
Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking said Tuesday that the popularity of Donald Trump is beyond even his understanding.
Latino candidates for congressional, state seats usually face fundraising disadvantages, and support from presidential candidates makes a difference.
NBC News' Carrie Dann explains how we get our polling numbers together and breaks down the margin of error.
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump fires back at the media during a press conference aimed at detailing specific donations to ve
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The Rolling Thunder event is organized to draw attention to veterans' issues.
At the Libertarian Party National Presidential Nominating Convention on Sunday, former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson was chosen as the party's presidential nominee — after two rounds of voting.
Bernie Sanders urged Hillary Clinton to make a progressive pick for running mate during an interview to air Sunday on "Meet the Press.
More than 1,000 people gathered outside a Trump rally in San Diego Friday, in the latest demonstrations against the controversial candidate.
A Donald Trump-supporting super PAC is launching the most ambitious get-out-the-vote efforts aimed at the devout religious sect to date.
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Another sign that read "Work Is Canceled — Go Back Home" was also found.
Donald Trump's campaign is confident that it has a data operation that will rival likely opponent Hillary Clinton's, but the presumptive Republican no
Presumptive GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump used part of a rally to lash out against the judge in a class action suit being brought against Trump University who has ordered documents in the case be unsealed.
After conservative writer Bill Kristol hinted at a possible independent bid, Donald Trump fired off a series of tweets calling him a "dummy" and an "embarrassed loser."
Donald Trump speaks to the media and then delivers remarks at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference at the Bismarck Event Center.
If Bernie Sanders were out of the race Hillary Clinton's general election lead over Donald Trump would grow, perhaps significantly.
Right now, Hillary Clinton is better positioned to win the presidency than her GOP rival.
From the president on down, advice to this year's graduates has a recurring theme.
A Bernie Sanders spokesman playfully noted that the Warriors were down just like Sanders, but on the verge of "a major comeback in California."
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders tells reporters in California Monday that he is still open to a debate with presumptive Republican pr
Americans are now split on who they think will win the 2016 presidential election between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.
Donald Trump lashed out at the media on Tuesday while announcing that a high-profile fundraiser he held earlier this year raised $5.6 million for veterans.
Gary Johnson and Bill Weld are in pursuit of waging the most prominent third-party run in two decades.
MSNBC's Steve Kornacki tells TODAY that if a third-party candidacy comes from the right, it could bring problems for Donald Trump.
Needing multiple ballots, the Libertarian Party nominated a presidential ticket of Gary Johnson and William Weld.
The documents in a civil lawsuit accusing Trump University of defrauding its students are due to be released Thursday, according to the order.
Judge Gonzalo Curiel "happens to be, we believe Mexican, which is great. I think that's fine," Trump said. But he's "not doing the right thing."
Donald Trump says that he won't debate Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders after all.