FILE - In this Oct. 23, 2015, file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Trump National Doral Miami resort in Doral, Fla. An overwhelming majority of Republican voters believe Donald Trump would be the GOP’s strongest candidate in a general election, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll that highlights a sharp contrast between the party’s voters and its top operatives regarding the billionaire businessman’s ultimate political strength. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)

The one person in America who couldn’t be taken seriously was suddenly the leading GOP candidate for the most serious job in the world. And Republicans, who had welcomed Trump into the race as a novelty act, were shocked to discover that they had no idea how to get rid of him.

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Colo. Gov. John Hickenlooper, right, listens as U.S. Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., takes questions during a news conference about fracking, at the Capitol, in Denver, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014. During the news conference Hickenlooper announced the creation of a task force charged with crafting recommendations to help minimize land use conflicts that can occur when siting oil and gas facilities near homes, schools, businesses and recreational areas. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

I know what Donald Trump is doing. And I know what Ben Carson is doing. And I know what Ted Cruz is doing.  And I know what Chris Christie is doing. And I know what all those GOP governors who aren’t running for president — at least not this time — are doing. What I […]

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FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015 file photo, a Syrian refugee child sleeps in his father's arms while waiting at a resting point to board a bus, after arriving on a dinghy from the Turkish coast to the northeastern Greek island of Lesbos. Bold ideas for helping Syrian refugees and their overburdened Middle Eastern host countries are gaining traction among international donors who were shocked into action by this year's migration of hundreds of thousands of desperate Syrians to Europe. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen, File)

Time and again, President Obama has underestimated the scope, reach, and determination of ISIS. From calling them a “Junior Varsity” terrorist organization or naively stating that they have been “contained” diminishes his credibility at home and abroad. The coordinated use of both barbaric means such as beheading innocent civilians and mass executions by firing squad to the sophisticated delivery of […]

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Aurora gets 25 percent of their water from the Homestake Reservoir, which is owned by Colorado Springs and Aurora and located just on the other side of the Continental Divide. The water is moved through a tunnel under the Continental Divide and sent downstream to Twin Lakes where it is pumped through the Otero Pump Station to Aurora.
Photo by Gabriel Christus/Aurora Sentinel

There is much to be thankful for in our lives. This is especially true for Colorado’s rivers. We fish, boat, picnic, hike, swim and enjoy their serenity. The good news is the Colorado Water Plan is the first time the state has put together a plan for how to address water in Colorado, and it sets a […]

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Note that she never answered the question. Moderator John Dickerson followed up by asking again whether the Obama team has underestimated ISIS – but again she didn’t answer it. Instead she heaped general blame on Iraq and Syria “and the region itself.”

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