Primary night takeaways: Diverse Democrats and Trump wins
WASHINGTON - It was a night of firsts: The first openly transgender gubernatorial nominee. The first Somali-American major party nominee. The potential of the first black woman...
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In Connecticut, Ned Lamont Scores a Decisive Win, and Jahana Hayes Moves Closer to History
Mr. Lamont won the Democratic primary for governor, while Ms. Hayes's win moved her closer to being the state's first black Democrat in Congress.
1 hour ago - NY Times - 5 articles
Hagedorn Tops Nelson In 1st Congressional GOP Race
MINNEAPOLIS - Jim Hagedorn came out ahead of Carla Nelson in Tuesday's contentious GOP primary race for Congress in the state's 1st District. The Associated Press reports...
1 hour ago - CBS
Ilhan Omar, nation's first Somali-American legislator, wins Minnesota Democratic primary for Congress
MINNEAPOLIS - Ilhan Omar, nation's first Somali-American legislator, wins Minnesota Democratic primary for Congress.
2 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
Jennifer Zielinski wins 3-way Republican primary for Minnesota seat in Congress vacated by Ellison
MINNEAPOLIS - Jennifer Zielinski wins 3-way Republican primary for Minnesota seat in Congress vacated by Ellison.
2 hours ago - The Seattle Times
DNC vice chair Keith Ellison, 1st Muslim elected to Congress, wins Democratic primary for Minnesota attorney general
MINNEAPOLIS - DNC vice chair Keith Ellison, 1st Muslim elected to Congress, wins Democratic primary for Minnesota attorney general.
2 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 3 articles
Somali-American nears new historic mark with primary win
MINNEAPOLIS - The nation's first Somali-American state legislator is poised to set the same historic mark in Congress after winning a crowded Democratic primary in Minnesota...
2 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
Ellison's Bid For Minnesota AG Clouded By Abuse Allegations
MINNEAPOLIS - Rep. Keith Ellison, the deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee and first Muslim elected to Congress, sought his party's nomination Tuesday for...
5 hours ago - CBS - 3 articles
Glenn Close heads to Michigan to campaign for Democratic senator
“I'm going to go do a fundraiser for Debbie Stabenow because if we lose her in Congress - Debbie Stabenow has been one of the great champions for mental health in the Senate,”
5 hours ago - New York Post
Georgia Democratic Congressional Candidate Jailed Through Election Day for DUI
A Georgia congressional candidate convicted of drunken driving was ordered by a judge Tuesday to spend the next six months in jail - a sentence that would keep the candidate...
7 hours ago - Time - 2 articles
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Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer concedes GOP primary to Secretary of State Kris Kobach
Colyer said in a statement he hopes to see Kansas remain in Republican hands
Man who followed teen into restroom beaten to death by girl's father, police say
The father punched, kicked and stomped the man, according to authorities.
Probe finds 1,000 children in Pennsylvania sexually abused by Catholic priests
A Pennsylvania grand jury says its investigation of clergy sexual abuse identified more than 1,000 child victims. The grand jury report released Tuesday says that number comes...
Nebraska executes inmate with powerful opioid fentanyl in state's first...
Carey Dean Moore's execution is the first in Nebraska since 1997.
Rodeo bull escaped from stockyards, chased people in downtown Oklahoma City
It nearly crushed a citizen, according to the police report.
Manafort won't testify in fraud trial
Paul Manafort will not testify in his own defense in his bank and tax fraud trial, as the defense rested its case Tuesday. Lawyers for President Trump's former campaign...
Trump camp files arbitration action against Omarosa for breaking secrecy...
Team Trump launched another counter-attack against Omarosa Manigault Newman, charging that she violated a non-disclosure agreement by calling the president a racist and dishing...
Transgender candidate makes history with Vermont primary win
Christine Hallquist won the Democratic nomination for governor of Vermont on Tuesday, becoming the first openly transgender candidate from a major party in a governor's race...
Trump campaign files arbitration action against Omarosa alleging breach of...
Omarosa Manigault Newman's former colleagues say they are shocked that she secretly recorded private conversations with President Donald Trump and his chief of staff.
Twitter suspends Alex Jones for one week
Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has been suspended from Twitter for one week for violating that platform's rules, a report said Tuesday. A spokesperson for the social media...