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HOPE, Ark. (AP) — Former Gov. Mike Huckabee has declared his candidacy for president in the hometown he shares with former President Bill Clinton — Hope, Arkansas. It's his second run for the Republican nomination.
HOPE, Ark. (Reuters) - Republican Mike Huckabee entered the race for his party's presidential nomination in 2016 on Tuesday, looking to break out from an ever-widening field by drawing on the support of social conservatives attuned to his culture-warrior message. Huckabee, 59, a former governor of Arkansas and former host of a popular Fox News Channel program, made his announcement in Hope, the small town that both he and Democrat Bill Clinton claim as their home town. (Reporting By Steve Barnes, writing by Steve Holland; Editing by Doina Chiacu)
DUBLIN (AP) — A former Irish Republican Army commander linked to one of the outlawed group's most notorious killings was shot to death at close range Tuesday morning on a street near his home in Belfast, residents and police said.