Christie Defends Saying He'd Shoot Down Russian Planes, Adds 'We're Already In World War III'Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul quickly jumped on Christie's comments in Tuesday night's CNN debate in Las Vegas, saying, "I think if you're in favor of World War III, you have your candidate."
GOP Candidates Criticize Obama, Clinton After Paris AttacksSeveral Republican candidates for president accused President Barack Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton of failing in the fight against Islamic State militants as the terrorist attacks in Paris became a focal point of the nomination race.
Sparks Fly As Republican Candidates Face Off In 4th Presidential DebateDonald Trump and Ben Carson are fighting to maintain their place atop the polls, while others, including former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, are fighting for their political survival.
Poll: Ben Carson Pulls Ahead Of Donald Trump In Race For GOP NominationTwenty-six percent of Republican primary voters now back Carson while 22 percent are backing Trump, the poll found.
Ivanka Trump Defends GOP Frontrunner Father's Comments On WomenOne of Donald Trump’s daughters has come out in defense of her outspoken father, and his controversial comments about women in particular.
Fiorina Looking To Capitalize On Another Strong DebateRepublican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina finds herself in a position to build on a strong debate performance for the second time in six weeks.
Trump, Opponents Trade Jabs In 2nd Republican Presidential DebateDonald Trump was again center stage when 11 Republican presidential candidates square off in their second debate on Wednesday.
Trump Defends 'Look At That Face' Remark, Says He's Talking About Fiorina's 'Persona'Presidential candidate Donald Trump says he was talking about GOP campaign rival Carly Fiorina's "persona, not her looks'' in published remarks seen by some as critical of her appearance.
Republican Presidential Candidates Try To Claw Their Way Into DebatesWith the first debate of the Republican presidential campaign approaching, the White House hopefuls are trying everything they can to improve their polling position.
Astorino: MTA Needs New Plan For Transportation Improvements On Staten IslandAstorino says the MTA's five-year plan is expiring this year, and there still isn't a proposal to replace it.
Tea Party, GOP Change Makeup Of CongressRepublicans racked up dozens of victories. As of Wednesday morning they gained six seats in the Senate and 58 seats in the House, more than enough to give the GOP control of the lower house.