Carson’s comeback to Trump’s insults: ‘Pray for him’

Republican U.S. presidential candidate Trump speaks as Carson looks on at the debate held by Fox Business Network for the top 2016 U.S. Republican presidential candidates in Milwaukee

U.S. presidential candidate Ben Carson recommended praying for rival Donald Trump after the real-estate mogul and television personality, in a 95-minute rant in Iowa, likened him to a child molester, Carson’s business manager said on Friday. “When I spoke with Dr. Carson about this yesterday how we should respond, you know he was so sad about it. “To see him just imploding before our very eyes – it’s just sad to watch,” Williams said.

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Clinton proposes $30 billion plan to help coal-producing areas

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton takes the stage for the Center for Global Business and Government speaker series at Dartmouth College in Hanover

By Amanda Becker WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Thursday proposed a $30 billion plan to help displaced workers in coal-producing areas find new jobs and continue receiving health benefits as the country shifts to using renewable energy and more natural gas. Clinton’s suite of proposals, which also includes expanding broadband Internet access and establishing a fund that would award competitive grants to small businesses, begins to detail her pledge to protect and build on President Barack Obama’s Clean Power Plan, which Republicans have criticized as a “war on coal” that will devastate producing regions. Clinton, facing pressure from environmental activists and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont, her chief rival for the Democratic nomination, has tacked to the left on environmental issues, saying in September she did not support TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline which would link existing networks to let oil flow from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico.

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