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Donald the whiner

...Trump always reminds us, is leading in all the polls. It is not unusual -- indeed, it is to be expected - that a front-runner gets more scrutiny than the also-rans.What were the affronts that Trump had to suffer? He was asked right at the...
Op-ed: The front-runner in name only

...rooms and fancy homes, Bush would be winning in a rout. Instead, he is clustered with a few other top contenders, a front-runner in name only. His freshly unveiled "Jeb!" logo might be more appropriately punctuated with a question mark, about...

...AP) - When the U.S. decided to bid for the 2024 Olympics, many experts felt an American city would be an early front-runner in the global race. Now, it's uncertain whether the bid will even make it to a final vote.International Olympic...
Reeling it in: 'Wild Card' worth a roll of the dice

...Wild Card" Lionsgate 1 hour, 32 minutes My intention this week was to review the current Academy Award Best Picture front-runner, "Boyhood." This unique film from director Richard Linklater was filmed over the course of 12 years using the same...
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GOP govs starting to strut their stuff for 2016

...choose to pursue it.While the potential GOP field appears stronger than four years ago, the Republicans are without a front-runner."There are, like, 16 people who could run," said former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour, who downplayed the...
Sullivan leads GOP Senate race

...the fall.Sullivan entered the primary the presumed front-runner, with the backing of national GOP powerbrokers and...and groups like Club for Growth, was considered the front-runner early on in part due to his fundraising prowess, which...
Campaigning in Alaska has a distinct feel

...Treadwell and tea party favorite Joe Miller are counting on the personal, Alaska touch to level the playing field against front-runner Dan Sullivan. The former state attorney general, a relative newcomer in state politics, is backed by national GOP...
Alaska GOP candidates clash on immigration

...November. Sullivan stressed the need for the GOP to regain power in Washington, focusing, as befits his presumed front-runner status, on Begich rather than his primary foes."Our country is fundamentally going in the wrong direction," said...
Rich Lowry: The great Democratic opening

...challenger's campaign, but history suggests that it would more likely than not get some traction. Even the mightiest front-runners usually experience unexpected turbulence. Even Al Gore in 2000, a sitting vice president who bulldozed his way to...
Dallas Seavey wins the Iditarod

...his second IditarodTrail Sled Dog Race early Tuesday in a record-breaking finish, after a sudden storm blew the front-runner out of the competition and kept another musher minutes away from her first win. The victory was so strange that Seavey...


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