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(FILE PHOTO) In this composite image a comparison has been made between Donald Trump (L) and Megyn Kelly  ***LEFT IMAGE***   CLEVELAND, OH - AUGUST 06:  Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump participates in the first prime-time presidential debate hosted by FOX News and Facebook at the Quicken Loans Arena August 6, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. The top-ten GOP candidates were selected to participate in the debate based on their rank in an average of the five most recent national political polls.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) **RIGHT IMAGE*** NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 08:  (L-R): Megyn Kelly, FOX News Channel Anchor speaks onstage during Cosmopolitan Magazine's Fun Fearless Life Conference powered by WME Live at The David Koch Theatre at Lincoln Center on November 8, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Craig Barritt/Getty Images for Cosmopolitan Magazine and WME Live)

Trump Gets Backlash For Slamming TV Host Popular With GOP

Donald Trump already slammed the president, the Democratic Party and his Republican rivals in the race for the White House, as well as immigrants from Mexico, the Chinese and Sen. John McCain for being a prisoner of war.

08/09/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 06: Independant presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks during a rally at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial during a rally to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act, August 6, 2015 in Washington, DC. Fifty years ago today U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act of 1965 into law, making it one of the pillars of the Civil Rights act that was signed into law a year earlier.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Black Lives Matter Activists Disrupt Bernie Sanders Speech

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders was shoved aside by several Black Lives Matter activists and eventually left a Saturday afternoon event in Seattle without giving his speech.

08/08/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 27: Vice President Joe Biden speaks at an event attended by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to unveil plans for new area infrastructure projects on July 27, 2015 in New York City. The highlight of the event was an announcement that a new LaGuardia airport will be built, with construction starting next year. The new facility will will feature state-of-the-art security, transportation and shopping and dining options. The project is estimated to bring 8,000 new jobs to the area.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

In SC, Biden Seeks Quiet Respite As He Mulls 2016 Decision

Vice President Joe Biden and his wife are retreating from Washington for a week in South Carolina with little on their schedule but a momentous decision to make: whether he should run for president.

08/07/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 16:   Business mogul Donald Trump points as he gives a speech as he announces his candidacy for the U.S. presidency at Trump Tower on June 16, 2015 in New York City.  Trump is the 12th Republican who has announced running for the White House.  (Photo by Christopher Gregory/Getty Images)

Proof Of Trump’s Charity Giving Elusive

Donald Trump, widely believed to the be the wealthiest American ever to run for president, is nowhere among the ranks of the country’s most generous citizens, according to an Associated Press review of his financial records and other government filings.

08/02/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 27: Vice President Joe Biden speaks at an event attended by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to unveil plans for new area infrastructure projects on July 27, 2015 in New York City. The highlight of the event was an announcement that a new LaGuardia airport will be built, with construction starting next year. The new facility will will feature state-of-the-art security, transportation and shopping and dining options. The project is estimated to bring 8,000 new jobs to the area.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Biden For President? Allies Mulling Clinton Challenge

– Vice President Joe Biden’s associates have resumed discussions about a 2016 presidential run after largely shelving such deliberations while his son was sick and dying earlier this year. But Biden has yet to tell his staff whether he will run or personally ask them to do any planning for a potential campaign, according to several people close to the vice president.

08/02/2015

IOWA CITY, IA - JUNE 12:  New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks to potential voters during a campaign event on June 12, 2015 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Christie is expected to announce soon that he will seek the Republican nomination for president.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Christie, Others Turn To McCain’s Town Hall Playbook In 2016

In the summer of 1999, John McCain didn’t have many big names backing his campaign for president. He didn’t have much money, either, and even resorted at one point to giving away ice cream to drum up a decent-size crowd.

08/01/2015

AMES, IA - JULY 26:  Democratic presidential hopeful and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks to guests gathered for a campaign event at Iowa State University on July 26, 2015 in Ames, Iowa. Although Clinton leads all other Democratic contenders, a recent poll had her trailing several of the Republican candidates in Iowa.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Clinton’s Doctor Says 2016 Candidate In ‘Excellent’ Health

Hillary Rodham Clinton’s physician describes the Democratic presidential candidate as in “excellent physical condition and fit to serve as president of the United States.”

07/31/2015

Hillary Clinton, former U.S. secretary of state and 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, pauses while speaking during a campaign event in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, U.S., on Friday, July 17, 2015. Clinton received donations from some of the biggest names in the hedge fund industry, including Paul Tudor Jones, even as the presidential candidate wants to boost their tax rate. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images

As Democrats Face-off, Clinton Keeps Her Focus On The GOP

Ignoring her primary challengers, Hillary Rodham Clinton focused instead on the expanding field of Republican contenders as she and her fellow Democrats tried to impress influential party activists in Iowa.

07/18/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 16:  Donald Trump makes presidential announcement at Trump Tower on June 16, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Steve Sands/Getty Images)

Trump Campaign To Reveal Wealth Details: ‘I’m Really Rich’

As other presidential candidates fight to raise money, Donald Trump is reminding everyone he’s already got a lot of it.

07/15/2015

guns

Gun Rights Still Trumping Gun Controls In Politics

They offered prayers and moments of silence. They sought to comfort. Some flashed with anger and frustration that, once again, America was forced to confront another mass shooting.

06/19/2015

Hillary Clinton, former U.S. secretary of state and democratic candidate for U.S. president, speaks during an Iowa launch event in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S., on Sunday, June 14, 2015. Hillary Clinton voiced discontent Sunday with the current status of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal and suggested that she would fight to change it to "take the lemons and turn it into lemonade." Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Clinton: Obama Should Use Trade Fight To His Advantage

Hillary Rodham Clinton said Sunday that President Barack Obama should use a setback in Congress to seek the best possible trade agreement with 11 other Pacific Rim nations, pointing to the stumbles over the pact as an opportunity to address Democrats’ concerns about job protections and wages.

06/14/2015

BOONE, IA - JUNE 06: Republican presidential hopeful Dr. Ben Carson greets guests at a Roast and Ride event hosted by freshman Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) on June 6, 2015 in Boone, Iowa. Ernst is hoping the event, which featured a motorcycle tour, a pig roast, and speeches from several 2016 presidential hopefuls, becomes an Iowa Republican tradition. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Motorcycles And Puppies: GOP Contenders Face Off In Iowa

The attack ads and debates will come later. On Saturday, several Republican presidential contenders fought for an edge among motorcycles, puppies, war heroes and roasted pork, having swapped dark suits for blue jeans to meet Iowans eight months before they cast the first votes of the 2016 presidential primary.

06/06/2015

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