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What you need to know about this week's Democratic and Republican debates

Both parties will meet to debate this week for the first time following New Hampshire's first-in-the-nation presidential primaries Tuesday night.

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New Hampshire's primary hangover begins as candidates leave

Now you see 'em, now you don't.

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A quick guide to the 2016 presidential candidates

A few have dropped out, but there are still 9 candidates with hopes of being the next president of the United States. Here's a quick guide to …

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Trump nails it in New Hampshire; Kasich snags second

Trump nails it in New Hampshire; Kasich snags second

New Hampshire showed voter anger is for real, but it seemed unlikely to give much clarity to the search for a strong establishment alternative…

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Sanders surpasses Clinton in NH primary with wide support

Sanders surpasses Clinton in NH primary with wide support

Sanders was buoyed by independent voters and a belief that he was more honest and trustworthy than Clinton, who won New Hampshire eight years …

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Clinton trying to prevent a big Sanders victory in NH

Clinton trying to prevent a big Sanders victory in NH

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Clinton braced for a potential loss in New Hampshire, the site of her 2008 comeback, seeking to deny rival Ber…

February 09, 2016 1:15 pm(0)
Trump aims for victory in NH after Iowa disappointment

Trump aims for victory in NH after Iowa disappointment

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Donald Trump, under pressure to score his first electoral win, set his hopes on New Hampshire Tuesday as voters began floo…

February 09, 2016 12:19 pm(0)
New Hampshire voters take to polls in 1st-in-nation primary

New Hampshire voters take to polls in 1st-in-nation primary

New Hampshire hosts the first-in-the-nation presidential primary, featuring candidates for the Republican and Democratic nomination. Of the st…

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The latest from Iowa: Clinton and Sanders in dead heat; Trump loses to Cruz in shocker

The latest from Iowa: Clinton and Sanders in dead heat; Trump loses to Cruz in shocker

Hillary Clinton, whose last presidential run in 2008 was derailed after her surprise loss to Barack Obama in the Democratic Iowa caucuses, was…

February 01, 2016 10:48 pm Photos

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POLL: Who would you vote for in the Iowa Caucus?

POLL: Who would you vote for in the Iowa Caucus?

Follow the #IowaCaucus LIVE at www.iowapoliticsnow.com

February 01, 2016 6:16 pm(0)
Live: Caucus night

Live: Caucus night

Tweets from the reporters covering the Iowa caucuses.

February 01, 2016 5:02 pm(0)

Latest caucus video

Highlights from broadcast media covering the Iowa caucuses.

February 01, 2016 4:15 pm(0)
Iowa Republican votes by county

Iowa Republican votes by county

February 01, 2016 8:00 am(0)
Iowa Democrat votes by county

Iowa Democrat votes by county

February 01, 2016 7:30 am(0)
Treasure hunter disappears searching for $2 million in gold

Treasure hunter disappears searching for $2 million in gold

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — An antiquities dealer who inspired tens of thousands to search the Rocky Mountains for $2 million in hidden treasure now l…

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Sounds of Yellowstone featured on MSU website

Sounds of Yellowstone featured on MSU website

There's nothing quite so eerie and otherworldy as the sound of freezing ice or the bubbling of mud pots.

January 30, 2016 12:00 am Video Photos

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How the Iowa presidential caucuses work

How the Iowa presidential caucuses work

More than 40 years ago, a scheduling quirk vaulted Iowa to the front of the presidential nominating process, and ever since most White House h…

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Prosecutors use refuge occupiers' own words against them

Prosecutors use refuge occupiers' own words against them

PORTLAND, Ore. — Ammon Bundy and his followers made ample use of social media and videos to summon armed recruits to join their takeover of a …

January 29, 2016 5:24 pm Photos

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Report details Unabomber's prison writings

Report details Unabomber's prison writings

In handwritten letters to hundreds of supporters and curiosity seekers, Unabomber Ted Kaczynski expressed shock over the 9/11 attacks and wrot…

January 25, 2016 11:00 am Related (0)
15 times Montana made national headlines

15 times Montana made national headlines

Montana is, in general, a peaceful, quiet place. Its vast wilderness and sparse population make it attractive to people seeking a place to get…

January 25, 2016 10:45 am Video Photos

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An Iowa winter night

An Iowa winter night

One of the biggest challenges for campaigns can be to get their supporters to caucus sites, and given that this is Iowa, that usually means bu…

January 24, 2016 1:14 pm(0)
Winning isn't everything

Winning isn't everything

All the candidates hope to win the caucuses, giving them a boost of attention as they shift focus to the New Hampshire primary eight days late…

January 24, 2016 1:12 pm(0)
How it works

How it works

The Democratic and Republican parties hold their caucuses at the same time — this year starting at 7 p.m. CST on Feb. 1 — at spots in all of I…

January 24, 2016 1:09 pm(0)
For Democrats

For Democrats

When Democrats attend a caucus, they break into groups that publicly declare their support for a candidate. If the number of people in any gro…

January 24, 2016 1:10 pm(0)

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Beautiful Birds of Montana

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'NFL 2016: Part One' — A Bad Lip Reading of the NFL

'NFL 2016: Part One' — A Bad Lip Reading of the NFL

It's a tradition unlike any other. Check out the 2016 version of the NFL's Bad Lip Reading.

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Montana's reptiles and amphibians

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