- The Latest: Sanders says Indiana victory 'great upset' Updated: May-03-16 9:55 pm
WASHINGTON - The Latest on campaign 2016 as voters in Indiana head to the polls for the state primary (all times Eastern):
- Trump virtually clinches Republican presidential nomination Updated: May-03-16 9:49 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a resounding victory in Indiana that knocked rival Ted Cruz out of the race and cleared Trump's path to a likely November face-off with Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton.
- The Latest: State Senate budget chief Kenley wins primary Updated: May-03-16 9:32 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - The Latest on Tuesday's Indiana primary election (all times local):
- The Latest: Democrats' effort to adds KidsCare fails Updated: May-03-16 9:10 pm
PHOENIX - The Latest on Arizona's budget (all times local):
- Trump opens campaign headquarters in New Jersey Updated: May-03-16 8:50 pm
EDISON, New Jersey - At least 100 people waited in misty rain and cool temperatures for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's campaign office opening in New Jersey.
- Donald Trump to campaign in Charleston on Thursday Updated: May-03-16 8:28 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is appearing at a rally Thursday in Charleston in advance of the state's primary election next Tuesday.
- Maine's GOP governor, veto record-holder, names new dog Veto Updated: May-03-16 5:29 pm
LEWISTON, Maine - Republican Gov. Paul LePage, the state's all-time veto champion, has named his new dog Veto.
- DC GOP removes delegate who preferred Clinton to Trump Updated: May-03-16 5:08 pm
McLEAN, Virginia - A Republican convention delegate who said she might prefer Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump has been stripped of her slot, according to party officials who say she lied about her residency.
- Democrats divide in 3-way primary for West Virginia governor Updated: May-03-16 4:57 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - While West Virginia's coal industry shrivels and unemployment surges, billionaire businessman Jim Justice is dreaming about the next Dollywood, Disney World or Idaho potato in his Democratic bid for governor.
- Chairs of Arkansas GOP, Democrats agree on health care plan Updated: May-03-16 4:50 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The chairmen of Arkansas' largest political parties managed to agree on how legislators put together a Medicaid expansion plan that uses federal dollars to buy health care insurance for poorer residents.
- Republicans seek to yank police funding offer to Wilmington Updated: May-03-16 4:04 pm
DOVER, Delaware - Republican lawmakers are seeking to rescind more than $1.5 million in bank settlement money offered to city of Wilmington by legislative budget writers to help fight crime because of the city's refusal to abide by conditions attached to the offer.
- Illinois Democrats weighing higher taxes for the wealthy Updated: May-03-16 3:59 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Illinois House Democrats delayed a measure to tax millionaires at higher rates if voters approved the plan in November.
- Archbishop concerned as primaries head to New Mexico Updated: May-03-16 12:54 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Santa Fe Archbishop John Wester has joined other religious leaders in voicing concerns about the political rhetoric surrounding immigration as the presidential primary campaign heads to New Mexico.
- West Virginia GOP governor hopeful Cole to support Trump Updated: May-03-16 12:12 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Republican candidate for West Virginia governor Bill Cole is supporting Donald Trump for president.
- Indiana GOP voters pick between differing styles for Senate Updated: May-03-16 2:55 am
INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Republicans will choose a U.S. Senate nominee on Tuesday from two congressmen who rode a tea party wave to Washington in 2010 but now offer voters a stark style choice of either confrontation or pragmatism.
- Democratic Senate candidates defend Obama during forum Updated: May-02-16 9:48 pm
FLORENCE, Kentucky - After years of being battered as a political punching bag in Kentucky, President Barack Obama received some favorable reviews Monday evening from several Democrats running for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Rand Paul.
- The Latest: Trump says Indiana win means 'it's over' Updated: May-02-16 8:51 pm
WASHINGTON - The Latest on the 2016 presidential race on the eve of Indiana's primary (all times EDT):
- Gov. Baker distances himself from GOP fundraising appeal Updated: May-02-16 8:45 pm
BOSTON - Republican Gov. Charlie Baker is distancing himself from a GOP fundraising appeal that offered groups access to him in exchange for political donations.
- Democrats win NY state Senate seat vacated by ex-GOP leader Updated: May-02-16 8:42 pm
ALBANY, New York - Democrat Todd Kaminsky was declared the official winner Monday of a close New York state Senate race for the convicted former GOP majority leader's Long Island seat, handing the Democrats a majority of seats in the chamber.
- Nevada Democrats beat GOP in new registrations in April Updated: May-02-16 6:44 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Officials say new Democratic voter registrations in Nevada outnumbered new Republican registrations two to one in April.
- Trump's Washoe County delegates meeting in Sparks Monday Updated: May-02-16 6:29 pm
SPARKS, Nevada - Washoe County Republican delegates supporting Donald Trump are gathering in Sparks to plan for the state GOP convention in Reno later this month.
- Indiana GOP to choose confrontation or pragmatism for Senate Updated: May-02-16 6:14 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Republicans will choose a U.S. Senate nominee on Tuesday from two congressmen who rode the tea party wave to Washington in 2010 but now offer voters a stark style choice of confrontation or pragmatism.
- GOP state lawmaker Tucker ends congressional bid Updated: May-02-16 5:53 pm
CONCORD, New Hampshire - Congressman Frank Guinta is down another opponent in the Republican primary to hold his seat.
- Trump's rise is driving immigrants to become citizens Updated: May-02-16 5:20 pm
MIAMI - On a recent Saturday morning in South Florida, 50-year-old Edgar Ospina stood in a long line of immigrants to take the first step to become an American.
- Virginia GOP lawmakers to sue over felons' voting rights Updated: May-02-16 5:01 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Republican lawmakers in Virginia will file a lawsuit challenging Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe's decision to allow more than 200,000 convicted felons to vote in November, GOP leaders said Monday.