Campaigns work to get supporters to caucuses As the candidates travel the country in anticipation of Super Tuesday, the real work is behind the scenes. That's where the campaigns are working furiously to get out the vote.5:20 p.m.
Ron Paul stumps in Minnesota Republican presidential hopeful Ron Paul is scheduled to hold a campaign rally Monday night at the University of Minnesota, one day before Minnesota's precinct caucuses.5:50 p.m.
SCSU debates response to racist graffiti St. Cloud State University is struggling with the issue of how to handle recent incidents of racist graffiti on campus. Since November, there have been at least 19 reports of swastikas showing up in public spaces at SCSU.5:55 p.m.
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Outlook Bleak for Joshua Trees
During the Ice Age, Joshua trees thrived across the American Southwest with the help of the ground sloth. The animals have been extinct for 13,000 years, and scientists predict that without the sloth's help, global warming will cause the desert tree to disappear, too.
20 Calif. Counties Scrap Electronic Vote Machines
California has the most votes at stake on Super Tuesday, but counting those returns could take a lot longer than usual. Electronic voting machines in more than 20 counties there have been scrapped because of security concerns. Now those counties are using old-fashioned paper ballots instead.
Twelve, Betting on a Dozen Books Each Year
Publishers in the U.S. released more than 291,000 separate titles in 2006. But an imprint that got its start last year has already had a string of hits with a philosophy of "less is more."
Super Tuesday Preview: What Will Be Determined
On Super Tuesday, 24 states will have presidential primaries or caucuses. What happens will decide one or both parties' nominees — or maybe not. Michele Norris talks with Mara Liasson, who previews what's at stake in a most unpredictable year.
Clinton Set Out to Earn Trust, Make Connections
Sen. Hillary Clinton entered the presidential race with two big challenges. One was to make herself the first woman Americans trusted with the presidency. The other was to make more Americans like her as a personality.
Obama Stresses His 'Electability' Versus GOP
One day before Feb. 5, Barack Obama is stressing his ability to attract non-traditional votes from independents, first-time voters and even Republicans — trying to contrast himself with Hillary Clinton.
Tracking Presidential Hopefuls' Positions on Iraq
The candidates have differing positions on what to do going forward in Iraq. But much of their campaign rhetoric has been backward-looking — questioning each others' support for, or opposition to, the war.
Huckabee Rallies for a Boost from Southern Voters
The winner of the Iowa caucuses just one month ago, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee is now the clear underdog in the race for the Republican presidential nomination. He has spent much of the past week campaigning across the South, where he hopes the Evangelical base can give him a lift.