Stories about Hillary Clinton

Democratic nominee for governor Mike Michaud and Hillary Clinton stand hand in hand at the podium during a political rally on Friday at Scarborough High School.

Hillary Clinton says Michaud is solution to ‘mess’ created by LePage

By Mario Moretto on Oct. 24, 2014, at 8:19 p.m.
SCARBOROUGH | Hillary Clinton on Friday told a crowd of more than 1,000 supporters at Scarborough High School that if they wanted to ensure a better future for Maine, they must coalesce around Democratic gubernatorial candidate U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud on Nov. 4. The former Democratic secretary of state, …
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke at a symposium on advancing Afghan women at Georgetown University in Washington in this November 15, 2013, file photo.

Clinton says speaking fees went to foundation

By Wesley Lowery, Washington Post on July 05, 2014, at 2:14 p.m.
Hillary Rodham Clinton told ABC News on Friday she has donated all the money she was paid for speeches on college campuses during the past year and a half to her family’s foundation. “All of the fees have been donated to the Clinton Foundation for it to continue its life-changing …
A federal appeals court in Philadelphia heard arguments on whether convicted cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal got a fair trial in the murder of Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner in 1982.

GOP shouldn’t demonize a politician for defending the accused

By Jamelle Bouie, Slate on June 23, 2014, at 11:57 a.m.
When Republicans went after Debo Adegbile — President Barack Obama’s former nominee to the Civil Rights Division of the Justice Department — they focused their fire on his prior professional obligations as a defense attorney, in particular his work in the defense of Mumia Abu-Jamal, the convicted murderer of a …
Sen. Susan Collins

Collins-Lieberman findings blast State Department actions; clear Hillary Clinton in Benghazi embassy case

By Robert Long on Dec. 31, 2012, at 2:47 p.m.
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, called on President Barack Obama’s administration Monday to acknowledge “the threat of violent Islamist extremism” as a way to avoid a repeat of the Sept. 11, 2012, terrorist attack that claimed the lives of Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans in Benghazi, …

It’s time to tell Assad to go

By P.J. Crowley on June 20, 2011, at 7:40 p.m.
Six months into the Arab Spring, the Obama administration is struggling to keep pace with events and communicate a revised regional policy. The administration has supported change broadly, as Secretary of State Hillary Clinton did in a prescient speech in Qatar in January. But it remains uncertain about what to …
This artwork by M. Ryder relates to Osama bin Laden.

Pakistan did its part to kill bin Laden

By Asif Ali Zardari on May 18, 2011, at 7:15 p.m.
Pakistan, perhaps the world’s greatest victim of terrorism, joins the other targets of al-Qaida — the people of the United States, Britain, Spain, Indonesia, Afghanistan, Turkey, Yemen, Kenya, Tanzania, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Algeria — in our satisfaction that the source of the greatest evil of the new millennium has …

Climate scientists told to ‘stop speaking in code’

By KARL RITTER, The Associated Press on May 04, 2011, at 8:05 p.m.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Scientists at a major conference on Arctic warming were told Wednesday to use plain language to explain the dramatic melt in the region to a world reluctant to take action against climate change. An authoritative report released at the meeting of nearly 400 scientists in Copenhagen showed …