Tuesday February 28th, 2017 9:31AM

General Presidential Election News

French presidential candidates seek votes from upset farmers
French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen is admiring cows and promising new, improved subsidies to farmers who fear their livelihood is on its last legs after years of crisis
9:21AM ( 9 minutes ago )
Partisan discord tainting probes of Russia, Trump, election
Partisan discord is seeping into congressional probes into Russian interference in the election and whether President Donald Trump has ties to Russia
3:21AM ( 6 hours ago )
House probe into Russia ties to Trump off to rocky start
There is a simmering dispute between the top two members of the House intelligence committee about its investigation into any ties President Donald Trump or his associates had to Russia
10:15PM ( 11 hours ago )
House Intel chair: Trump-Russia ties can't become witch hunt
House Intelligence chairman Devin Nunes says Congress should not begin a McCarthy-style investigation based on news reports that a few Americans with ties to President Donald Trump had contacted Russians during the 2016 presidential campaign
1:54PM ( 19 hours ago )
France's 2 left-wing presidential candidates refuse to unite
The two main left-leaning candidates in France's presidential election won't join forces after all
6:30AM ( 1 day ago )
White House dodging questions of Sessions' role in FBI probe
The White House is dodging questions about whether Attorney General Jeff Sessions should consider withdrawing from the FBI's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election
12:27PM ( 1 day ago )
Liberal activists, new DNC chief face a Trump-era reckoning
Democrats have turned to a former Obama Cabinet secretary, Tom Perez, as party leader in the Donald Trump era, a move not wholly embraced by liberal activists
7:39AM ( 2 days ago )
Letter-writing former Iran president pens dispatch to Trump
Iran's former hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has sent a letter to U.S. President Donald Trump, discussing immigration, America's wars in the Middle East and other topics
6:25AM ( 2 days ago )
GOP congressman: Special prosecutor needed for Russia probe
A Republican congressman has called for a special prosecutor to investigate whether Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election and was in touch with President Donald Trump's team during the campaign
1:41AM ( 2 days ago )
Democrats elect Perez national chairman
Democrats have elected former Labor Secretary Tom Perez as their new national chairman over a liberal Minnesota congressman
6:53PM ( 2 days ago )