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Coin-Toss Fact Check: No, Coin Flips Did Not Win Iowa For Hillary Clinton

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 5:41pm

Clinton beat Bernie Sanders by a razor-thin margin Monday night in Iowa. Some have attributed her win to an improbable lucky streak of coin tosses. Yes, coin tosses. But that's not the whole story.

Democratic National Committee Head On Debate Schedule, Sanders' Success

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 5:24pm

Rep. Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, D-Fla., talks with NPR's Kelly McEvers about Monday night's Iowa caucuses, and responds to complaints that there weren't enough debates and their timing was poor.

Detroit Public Schools Emergency Manager To Step Down

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 3:57pm

The state-appointed emergency manager of the Detroit public schools system is calling it quits. Darnell Earley was a big target because of his job before this one — as emergency manager of Flint.

White House Proposes $1 Billion Fund To Combat Opioid Abuse

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 3:25pm

The White House is proposing more than $1 billion in new funding to fight heroin and opioid drug abuse.

John Kasich: Negative Ads A Sign 'We're Expanding' In New Hampshire

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 3:25pm

NPR's Robert Siegel, reporting this week from New Hampshire, talks with Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who appears to have caught the eye of likely GOP voters there. He was also endorsed by The New York Times over the weekend. We met up with Kasich on a campaign swing through Claremont, N.H.

Democratic Candidates Head To New Hampshire After Tight Iowa Race

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 3:25pm

One day after the Iowa caucuses, the Democratic presidential candidates barnstormed New Hampshire.

GOP Presidential Candidates Flood New Hampshire Ahead Of Primary

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 3:25pm

A day after the Iowa caucuses, Republican presidential candidates are flooding New Hampshire hoping to make their mark ahead of next week's primary.

From Iowa To New Hampshire: Presidential Candidates Focus On Next Contest

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 3:25pm

With the Iowa caucus a wrap, it was on to New Hampshire Tuesday for the presidential candidates.

Hillary Clinton Wins Iowa Caucus By Slim Margin Over Bernie Sanders

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 3:25pm

The race in Iowa between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton is the closest in the history of the Democratic caucuses in Iowa. The close results are raising questions about exactly how candidates' support is calculated.

Looking To N.H.: Rubio's Broad Support, Sanders' Familiarity

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 11:33am

After Monday night's caucuses in Iowa, the presidential candidates are turning their attention to New Hampshire. NPR's Asma Khalid tells David Greene the vote on both sides will be close.

How Iowa Results Will Affect Voters' Choices In Next-Up N.H.

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 8:44am

David Greene talks with All Things Considered host Robert Siegel, who's in Manchester, N.H., trying to find out how mainstream Republicans are reacting to outsider candidates.

Little Time To Celebrate Iowa; It's On To New Hampshire

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 6:42am

Caucus night is over. Sen. Ted Cruz was the winner on the Republican side and Hillary Clinton pulled out victory in a very close race with Sen. Bernie Sanders. New Hampshire holds a primary next week.

Trump Didn't Have Permission To Use Adele's Songs

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 6:03am

A spokesman for the British singer said Adele did not give her permission to have her music played during any political campaigning.

Iowa Caucus Results: 6 Things That Explain How It Happened

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 4:55am

Rubio was the surprise beneficiary of heavy GOP turnout and also made the fight for evangelicals a three-way contest. Meanwhile, Sanders won with younger voters, but not enough voted for him to win.

Cruz Deals Trump A Setback in Iowa; Clinton Edges Out Sanders

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 4:38am

Donald Trump must now show his mettle as a contestant in the public arena. Everyone knows Trump can throw a punch; now we will see how well he can take one.

House Panel To Get An Update On Security In Afghanistan

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 4:25am

Gen. John Campbell, the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, is set to appear before a House panel on Tuesday for what's expected to be a contentious report about the progress of the war.

A Night Of Surprises And Nail Biting In Iowa

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 4:25am

Donald Trump didn't fulfill his late polling promise — finishing second to Ted Cruz in the GOP race. And Hillary Clinton barely squeezed past Bernie Sanders to claim victory on the Democratic side.

Iowa Caucuses: Cruz Wins GOP Race; Clinton Defeats Sanders

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 4:25am

Iowa voters took the first step in choosing a new president Monday. Republicans in the state chose Texas Sen. Ted Cruz over Donald Trump. And Hillary Clinton won over Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders.

Supporters Reflect On Caucus Outcomes By Trump, Rubio

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 4:25am

In Iowa, David Greene follows up with two voters who supported Donald Trump and Marco Rubio, the second and third-place finishers in Monday's Republican caucuses.

In Iowa, Ted Cruz Overcomes Donald Trump's Star Power

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 4:25am

Sen. Ted Cruz won the Republican caucuses in Iowa, turning out his base of evangelical supporters and delivering Donald Trump a loss during his first time being judged by voters.

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