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  • Hagel: No McCain nod, closer to Obama

     
    by Mark Silva Retiring Republican Sen. Chuck Hagel of Nebraska says he will not endorse his party's presumptive nominee for president, Sen. John McCain of Arizona, but will be willing to serve on the Cabinet of Democratic Sen. Barack Obama......
  • Obama in red, white and blue

     
    From Monday's Chicago Tribune by John McCormick To some ears, his name sounds foreign. His father was not an American citizen. Many of his relatives live overseas. And a portion of his own childhood was spent abroad. Every presidential candidate......
  • We are all Hussein movement

     
    by Amanda Erickson Longtime Obama supporter Richard Fizdale adopted a nickname at a rally in Chicago two weeks ago. On his nametag, the supporter wrote "Hussein," winning a big grin from presidential hopeful Barack Hussein Obama. The Democratic senator...
  • Obama's luck token charms Indians

     
    by Laurie Goering NEW DELHI -- Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama, already running ahead of his Republican rival John McCain in international popularity, has won a host of new fans in India since a photo published earlier this month revealed.....
  • Nader v. Obama: Gets (pays?) attention

     
    by Mark Silva What was Ralph Nader up to when he suggested that the one thing that distinguishes Barack Obama in the presidential contest is his race yet the senator from Illinois likes to "talk white?'' "Attention,'' replied Obama, who......
  • Obama challenges McCain on immigration

     
    by Mike Dorning Barack Obama charged that rival John McCain had "walked away" during Republican primaries from a commitment to immigration reforms that would provide citizenship to illegal aliens. Obama made the accusation this afternoon in a speech to a....
  • Obama talks patriotism in Independence

     
    by John McCormick Sen. Barack Obama provided his definition of patriotism today, while also seeking to inoculate himself from Republican attacks regarding his lack of military service, complex biography and past incidents that have generated questions...
  • Rezko trial almost included more Obama

     
    by Katie Fretland Recently unsealed court documents show that federal prosecutors considered presenting more evidence about campaign contributions to Barack Obama at the trial of Antoin "Tony Rezko," but decided against it. Rezko, a longtime contributor...
  • Obama promises faith-based initiative

     
    by Mike Dorning, updated Courting evangelicals and other religious voters, Barack Obama today called for an expansion of President Bush's initiative distributing federal aid to church-based groups that provide community services. "The challenges we face...
  • Michelle Obama makes pitch to rich

     
    by Christi Parsons In an elegant high-rise apartment overlooking the Chicago Loop Monday night, Michelle Obama ascended a spiral staircase to address a private party of campaign contributors as they dined on sushi and sipped wine. But as she spoke......
  • Records sought at McCain advisor's bank

     
    This can't be good for the campaign of the presumptive Republican presidential nominee John McCain. The IRS is trying to serve a summons on Swiss bank UBS AG seeking information on U.S. taxpayers who may have used the bank to gin up records to avoid...