LOS ANGELES (AP) — Larry King, the suspenders-sporting everyman whose broadcast interviews with world leaders, movie stars and ordinary Joes helped define American conversation for a half-century,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Billionaires Michael Bloomberg and Tom Steyer are testing an unproven theory in the contest for the Democratic presidential nomination: that their vast personal wealth can buy...
WASHINGTON (AP) — If President Donald Trump putting race at the forefront of his re-election campaign rings familiar, that's because another White House hopeful did the same half a century ago —...
DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on services held in Dallas for Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot (all times local):
Colorful Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot, who twice mounted...
DALLAS (AP) — The U.S. Air Force conducted an F-16 flyover in the missing man formation for the graveside service of colorful Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot.
DALLAS (AP) — Family and friends are set to remember H. Ross Perot, the colorful Texas billionaire who twice mounted outsider campaigns for president, at services in Dallas.
Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad:
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Part of late billionaire H. Ross Perot's legacy is a clear-cut rule about Texas high school sports: If a student can't pass class, they can't play.
DALLAS (AP) — H. Ross Perot rose from a childhood of Depression-era poverty to become a self-made billionaire who twice ran for president with a mixture of folksy sayings and simple solutions to...
DALLAS (AP) — H. Ross Perot, who died Tuesday at his home in Dallas, was known for memorable quips, especially during his run for president as a third-party candidate in 1992. Here are some quotes...
DALLAS (AP) — Reaction to the death of Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot , who died Tuesday at the age of 89:
"Ross Perot was a unique figure in American business and politics who lived a full...
DALLAS (AP) — H. Ross Perot, the colorful, self-made Texas billionaire who rose from a childhood of Depression-era poverty and twice mounted outsider campaigns for president, has died. He was...
DALLAS (AP) — Family spokesman says H. Ross Perot, Texas billionaire who twice ran for president, has died.
WASHINGTON (AP) — With President Donald Trump and Jamie Dimon sparring over the JP Morgan Chase CEO's boast that he could beat Trump if he decided to run for president, here's a quick look at some other notables from the business world who also tried to enter politics, or who had notable stints in government.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A former federal prosecutor is on the November ballot as an independent candidate for Michigan attorney general.
The Board of State Canvassers put Chris Graveline (GRAV'-uh-lin) on the ballot Friday after he successfully sued over Michigan's rules for independent candidates. An appeal by the secretary of state failed Thursday.
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — More than 120 Vietnam War-era prisoners of war are reconnecting with one another at a Dallas-area reunion hosted by developer Ross Perot Jr. and a nonprofit veterans' organization.
The "Return to Freedom" reunion marks the 45th anniversary of the repatriation of the 662 American POWs held by the North Vietnamese government. NAM-POWs Corp., the nonprofit veterans' group co-hosting the reunion, said 458 of those POWs are alive today with an average age of 78.
DALLAS (AP) — Don Carter, the owner who was instrumental in bringing the NBA to Dallas with the expansion Mavericks in 1980, has died. He was 84.
The Dallas County medical examiner said he died Wednesday night. The cause was not disclosed.
Carter co-founded the franchise with Norm Sonju, the club's first president. Carter sold majority interest to Ross Perot Jr. in 1996 but kept a minority stake.
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah's surprising turn in the spotlight as a presidential toss-up state fizzled Tuesday as Republican Donald Trump comfortably won to extend the GOP's five-decade winning streak in the state.
Trump won with a smaller percentage of the vote than Republican presidential candidates in recent history but did enough in the conservative, predominantly Mormon state to outdistance Democrat Hillary Clinton and independent candidate Evan McMullin.
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — If you don't want to see either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump in the White House, and you live in the Rocky Mountain West, Roque "Rocky" De La Fuente would like a few minutes of your time.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson is counting on voter disgust at Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to give him the best showing in November of any third-party candidate since billionaire Ross Perot in 1992. Things to know about the former New Mexico governor:
The most-viewed presidential debates, since they began regularly in 1976.
1. Hillary Clinton (D) vs. Donald Trump (R), first debate, 2016 — 84 million viewers.
2. Ronald Reagan (R) vs. Jimmy Carter (D), only debate, 1980 — 80.6 million viewers.
3. Bill Clinton (D) vs. George Bush (R) vs. Ross Perot (I), second debate, 1992 — 69.9 million viewers.
4. Jimmy Carter (D) vs. Gerald Ford (R), first debate, 1976 — 69.7 million viewers.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah voters who dislike Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton: Don't despair.
There are a dozen other candidates on the Utah ballot so far who want to serve as America's next commander-in-chief, including a former CIA officer, a marijuana-friendly former governor and a doctor who once ran against Mitt Romney for governor of Massachusetts and calls for all student loan debt to be forgiven.