Hillary Clinton shoe thrower detained

2014-04-16 08:16

A federal magistrate has ordered a Phoenix woman to remain jailed until she is returned to Las Vegas to face charges alleging she threw a shoe at Hillary Rodham Clinton during a speech.

Woman throws shoe at Hillary Clinton in Vegas

2014-04-11 07:22

A woman has rushed past security and threw a shoe at Hillary Clinton in Las Vegas, but it missed and the former US secretary of state laughed off the incident.

Clinton: Partisanship taking US backwards

2014-04-04 12:16

Hillary Clinton says excessive partnership following through the nation’s political system is causing the US to march "backwards instead of forward".

Clinton encourages reading in Hispanic families

2014-02-04 10:05

Hillary Clinton is helping initiate a public service campaign encouraging Hispanic families to read, sing and talk more to their young children so they're better prepared for school.

White House defends Obama on Gates book

2014-01-09 11:31

Rushing to curb political fallout, the White House has pushed back against harsh criticism in a new book by former Defence Secretary Robert Gates that questions Obama's war leadership.

Clinton yet to decide on 2016

2013-12-20 07:43

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says she hasn’t made up her mind about whether to run for president in 2016 but will "make that decision sometime next year".

Obama predicts a woman president

2013-11-30 05:00

President Barack Obama says that "very soon," the US will have a female president.

Oscar-winning filmmaker backs out of Clinton doccie

2013-10-01 17:00

Oscar-winning filmmaker Charles Ferguson who was making a documentary about Clinton for CNN has said that he is backing out because few people would cooperate with him.

Clinton mulls idea of White House run

2013-09-22 21:48

Hillary Clinton has acknowledged that she is wrestling with whether to run for the US presidency, well aware of the "political and governmental challenges" she would face.

Kerry's Syria 'gaffe' gains swift action

2013-09-09 23:34

At first it seemed like just another of John Kerry's musings - Syria could stop threatened US military strikes by placing its chemical weapons stockpile under international control.

Clinton eyeing 2016, surely

2013-08-16 07:55

Although nothing is official, it seems Clinton is already implementing lessons she learned from her losing run in 2008, writes Simon Williamson.

First charges filed in Benghazi attack

2013-08-07 09:24

The Justice Department has filed the first criminal charges in the deadly attack on the US diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, reports say.

Republicans threaten boycott of debates

2013-08-05 22:13

US Republicans have threatened to boycott 2016 presidential candidates debates unless television networks cancel plans for special programmes on Democrat Hillary Clinton.

Obama, Clinton lunch, spark 2016 buzz

2013-07-30 07:36

Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton have met for lunch at the White House, sparking speculation about a 2016 presidential run.

Hillary Clinton - will she, or won't she?

2013-07-08 21:20

Hillary Clinton is trying to strike the right balance between staying out of the daily political maelstrom and setting herself up for a possible second presidential run.

Hillary Clinton wants a female president

2013-06-23 09:15

Hillary Clinton has fed speculation that she might run for the White House in 2016 by telling an audience in Canada that she would like to see a woman president in the United States in her lifetime.

Carey Mulligan for Hillary Clinton film

2013-06-07 17:21

Carey Mulligan has emerged as rge the hot favourite to play Hillary Clinton in a new biopic, Rodham, to be released to coincide with the 2016 US presidential election.

Heads of Benghazi review board may testify

2013-05-15 07:58

Leaders of the panel that independently reviewed last year's deadly attack on the US diplomatic mission in Benghazi say they are prepared to testify publicly before Congress.

US toned down Benghazi memos

2013-05-10 20:07

Obama administration officials have reportedly edited memos about last year's killing of the US ambassador in Libya to omit reference to a CIA warning of a threat from al-Qaeda.

Former US official describes Libya attack

2013-05-09 07:57

A former top diplomat in Libya has delivered a riveting minute-by-minute account of the chaotic events during the deadly assault on the US diplomatic mission in Benghazi last September.

Clinton mum on political future

2013-05-07 20:23

Former President Bill Clinton says speculating about his wife's political future is a waste of time and the US needs to be more focused on the big problems.

US team 'stopped' from going to Benghazi

2013-05-07 09:16

A team of US special forces ready to head to Benghazi, Libya, after the assault on the American diplomatic mission had ended was told to stand down, a former diplomat says.

US presidents converge to salute Bush

2013-04-25 17:21

All the living American presidents past and present are gathering in Dallas, a rare reunion to salute one of their own at the dedication of the George W Bush Presidential Centre.

Too early for 2016? Not for Hillary fans

2013-04-03 12:01

Hillary Clinton's 12-minute speech advocating women's rights globally, has excited fans imploring the former first lady, senator and secretary of state to run again for president in three years.


Shoe thrown at Hillary Clinton during speech

2014-04-11 22:32

Hillary Clinton ducked a thrown shoe, expressed surprise, cracked a couple of jokes that drew applause and continued her keynote speech in Las Vegas.

Hillary Clinton favoured in Iowa for 2016 White House race

2014-04-10 05:45

Hillary Clinton is the favourite among Democratic voters in the mid-western state of Iowa, where the next US presidential campaign will begin in 2016, a poll shows.

Obama's image tarnished in new poll

2014-02-27 22:51

Almost six in 10 Americans have expressed disappointment with Barack Obama's presidency, according to a new poll.

Clinton warns on new Iran sanctions

2014-02-03 08:02

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is warning Congress that new unilateral sanctions against Iran could upend sensitive negotiations over its nuclear development.

Obama criticised on handling of Afghan war

2014-01-08 10:47

Former defence secretary Robert Gates has delivered a scathing critique of President Barack Obama's handling of the war in Afghanistan in a revealing new memoir.

Hillary Clinton: Mandela a giant among us

2013-12-06 22:45

Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton has remembered Nelson Mandela as a "giant among us", who showed the world how to respond to injustice and tragedy.

Obama would not have run without Biden

2013-11-08 10:28

US President Barack Obama has stated that he would never have ditched Joe Biden, following reports his 2012 re-election campaign bosses considered using Hillary Clinton.

Clinton warned SA of al-Shabaab link

2013-09-27 10:30

Former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton warned four years ago that terrorist group al-Shabaab was recruiting suicide bombers in South Africa, according to a report.

Clinton to evaluate women's rights

2013-09-25 19:08

Ex-US secretary of state, Hillary Clinton, has said that she plans to lead an effort to evaluate the progress women have made around the globe in becoming full and equal participants in society.

Obama's larger Syria strategy in disarray

2013-09-14 18:00

After 2½ years of civil war in Syria, President Barack Obama's larger policy is in disarray even as his administration, with help from Russia, averted a military showdown for the time being.

Hillary Clinton backs Obama on Syria

2013-09-09 21:01

Former secretary of state and potential 2016 presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton, has backed President Barack Obama's attempts to seek military action against Syria.

Hillary Clinton calls for election reform

2013-08-13 09:04

Potential 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has kicked off a series of speeches with a call to combat what she calls an "assault on voting rights".

GOP Debate Boycott is politically expedient

2013-08-06 12:33

A Republican threat to not work with two US networks on primary debates over documentaries about Hillary Clinton is a little too convenient, writes Simon Williamson.

Hillary Clinton mini-series in the works

2013-07-30 17:30

CNN Films has announced plans to produce a feature-length film on former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton, who will be portrayed by Diane Lane.

Biden may take on Hillary

2013-07-18 22:05

US vice president Joe Biden has raised the possibility of a fresh tilt at the White House in 2016 after making two unsuccessful bids.

Ban: Whole world praying for Madiba

2013-06-27 07:41

UN leader Ban Ki-moon says that the whole world is praying for Nelson Mandela while Hillary Clinton offered "love and prayers to our great friend, Madiba".

Hillary Clinton joins Twitter

2013-06-11 09:00

Hillary Clinton has made a lighthearted Twitter debut, poking fun at her own image and fuelling speculation about what the future holds for the former secretary of state.

Reese Witherspoon to play Hillary Clinton?

2013-05-28 18:47

Reese Witherspoon is battling it out with several other A-list actresses for the role of Hillary Clinton in Rodham, a film about the politician's early years.

Clinton did not make Benghazi call

2013-05-12 21:53

Amid Republican criticism a veteran diplomat is standing by his Benghazi review that absolved Clinton.

Kerry wants to put Libya attack to rest

2013-05-09 22:23

US Secretary of State John Kerry says he's determined to answer any questions related to the 2012 terror attack in Benghazi, Libya.

US envoy back in focus at Benghazi hearing

2013-05-08 13:38

A former US diplomat in Libya who says more could have been done to protect Americans at the US mission in Benghazi when it was attacked will be a featured witness during a congressional hearing.

Malawi austerity dulls Banda's lustre

2013-05-07 10:33

Malawi President Joyce Banda is hailed by the international community as a courageous reformer, but those same economic reforms are making her increasingly unpopular at home.

Iraq lurks at Bush's Texas-sized party

2013-04-26 12:01

Something was unmentionable in polite company gathered to dedicate George W Bush's presidential library in Texas: The words "Iraq war".

Clinton to pen her views on the US

2013-04-04 17:54

Hillary Clinton, whose every move is being scrutinised for signs that she might make a 2016 presidential run, has announced she's penning a book outlining her views on the US.

Hillary Clinton favourite politico in US

2013-02-08 22:05

She may be fresh out of a job, but Hillary Clinton is currently the most popular political figure in America, well ahead of President Barack Obama, who is slipping, a poll shows.

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