Herman Cain Headlines

Tue, Dec 20 2011

Romney goes on TV to attack Gingrich


WASHINGTON - Presidential candidate Mitt Romney unloaded on rival Republican Newt Gingrich on Tuesday on a liberal television network, comparing him to former candidate Herman Cain and others who have led the field briefly before flaming out.

Barack Obama, Politics 20 Dec 2011

Thu, Dec 8 2011

Cain may find pot of gold at end of campaign trail


WASHINGTON - The campaign trail did not end at the White House for Herman Cain, but it might yet lead him to a pot of gold.

Politics, Barack Obama 08 Dec 2011

Mon, Dec 5 2011

Gingrich camp: No Cain endorsement on Monday


WASHINGTON - Former pizza magnate Herman Cain will not endorse former rival Newt Gingrich for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination on Monday, contrary to a media report, a spokesman for Gingrich's campaign said.

Politics, Barack Obama 05 Dec 2011

Sat, Dec 3 2011

Herman Cain ends 2012 bid


ATLANTA - Former pizza magnate Herman Cain dropped out of the presidential race on Saturday after accusations of sexual misconduct overwhelmed his bid to win the Republican nomination as an anti-Washington tax reformer. | Video

Barack Obama, Politics 03 Dec 2011

At Cain's Iowa campaign, tears and anger as candidate exits


URBANDALE, Iowa - Republican White House hopeful Herman Cain's decision to pull out of the presidential race on Saturday brought Iowa resident Patti Spencer Burdette to tears.

Politics, Barack Obama 03 Dec 2011

Gingrich courts Cain backers at Tea Party event


NEW YORK - Newt Gingrich waged a charm offensive at a Tea Party gathering on Saturday, hoping to pick up support from conservative voters after fellow candidate Herman Cain suspended his presidential campaign.

03 Dec 2011

Cain Train went from silver bullet to train wreck


WASHINGTON - Former pizza magnate Herman Cain's bid for the White House was an unconventional long shot from the start, but behind the colorful Cain Train a dysfunctional team has always been on the verge of running off the tracks.

Politics, Barack Obama 03 Dec 2011

Thu, Dec 1 2011

Embattled Cain says campaign plans rest with wife


MANCHESTER, New Hampshire - Republican presidential hopeful Herman Cain, battling allegations of infidelity, said on Wednesday he would decide whether to continue his campaign after a face-to-face talk with his wife. | Video

Politics, U.S., Barack Obama 01 Dec 2011

Cain accuser may face eviction from rented home


CHICAGO - Sharon Bialek, the first woman to go public with sexual harassment accusations against U.S. Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain, faces eviction from her rented home but refuses to sell her story. | Video

01 Dec 2011

Wed, Nov 30 2011

Gingrich, Romney would both gain from Cain: Reuters/Ipsos


WASHINGTON - Herman Cain's departure from the presidential campaign would do little to change the 2012 primary race, as his support would be carved up among the Republican field, an analysis of Reuters/Ipsos poll data said on Wednesday.

Politics, Barack Obama 30 Nov 2011

Key retirements mean a changing of the guard next year in U.S. Congress

Regardless what voters decide in the November elections, there will be a major changing of the guard next year in the U.S. Congress as result of a number of key retirements.