The votes in South Carolina's presidential primaries are once again expected to fall along racial lines.
All the anti-immigrant rabble-rousing appears to be backfiring.
Five takeaways from Trump's South Carolina win.
Hillary's narrow victory in Nevada could be the beginning of a winning streak. Here's why.
South Carolina is a red state. The GOP candidates know that a win here can lead to the party nomination.
When Pope Francis issued his unexpected on the Republican frontrunner, he did little to make the choice facing American Catholics any easier.
Dirty tricks are a big part of the south's first presidential primary.
Anti-migrant rhetoric is running high in the US – but its star proponent would do well to think about his German roots.
Republican presidential candidate John Kasich likes to tout his record as governor of Ohio. Is it a case of oversell?
The leading Republican candidate may seem out of step with his party's platform when he lambasts free trade, but in fact the GOP has promoted protectionism for most of its history.
Both Democratic candidates are strong feminists, which makes it harder for Hillary to claim women's votes as her birthright.
Is 'chutzpah' actually – as Ted Cruz claimed – a New York word? And what's with the candidate's insistence on distancing himself from New York City?
Left-wing grassroots movements are swelling their ranks and winning elections – but their standard-bearers are same old, same old.
NH’s election laws allow people to vote in the primaries even if they are not registered with one of the parties. How pivotal are these unenrolled voters? We look beyond the exit polls for answers.
Ohio Governor John Kasich takes second place in the GOP race while Senator Marco Rubio drops to fifth.
With the results in, Trump stands proudly on top of what looks like a five-way car crash. What now?
"Socialist" has been a dirty word in American politics for decades – so why does socialism suddenly seem alive and well?
When Clinton and Sanders first came of age politically, neither was a natural fit for the Democrats. How they and the party have changed helps explain their philosophical divide today.
Donald Trump has applied the lessons of winning a TV audience to politics. Much as we might deplore the theatre of entertaining voters, we can't wish it away.
With Iowa out of the way, the first true primary ballot is finally here.