AUSTIN, Texas | Beto O’Rourke still undecided as 2020 White House buzz grows

AUSTIN, Texas — When it comes to a 2020 presidential run, Beto O’Rourke is still playing…

RALEIGH, N.C | Democrat in undecided North Carolina congressional race withdraws his concession as board investigates fraud allegations

RALEIGH, N.C. — Democrat in undecided North Carolina congressional race withdraws his concession as board investigates…

AUSTIN, Texas | Democrat O’Rourke won’t rule out 2020 presidential run

AUSTIN, Texas  — Beto O’Rourke isn’t ruling out a potential 2020 presidential run. Asked about one…

WASHINGTON | Democrat J.B. Pritzker elected Illinois governor, unseating Republican Bruce Rauner

WASHINGTON — Democrat J.B. Pritzker elected Illinois governor, unseating Republican Bruce Rauner. By  Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS | Embattled Ellison launches counterattack on GOP opponent

MINNEAPOLIS — Days after a poll showed Keith Ellison trailing in the race for attorney general…

MILILANI, Hawaii | Hawaii Republicans are making efforts to boost their ranks

MILILANI, Hawaii  — Val Okimoto, a mother of two, may be the Republican Party’s best hope…

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. | Storm offers exposure, risk to Democrat in governor’s race

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Days before it came ashore, Hurricane Michael whirled into the Florida governor’s race,…

AMSTERDAM, N.Y. | Hundreds attend vigil to honor 20 victims of limousine crash

AMSTERDAM, N.Y. — A ceremony for the victims of the limousine crash that killed 20 people…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Democrat: Handling of allegation ‘off the rails’

WASHINGTON— The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who accuses him of…

TALLAHASSEE, Fla | Racism quickly becomes an issue in Florida governor’s race

TALLAHASSEE, Fla— Racism immediately became an issue in the Florida governor’s race Wednesday as both nominees…

TALLAHASSEE, Fla | Racism quickly become an issue in Florida governor’s race

TALLAHASSEE, Fla  — Racism immediately became an issue in the Florida governor’s race on Wednesday as…

ATLANTA | Jimmy Carter backs Democrat for Georgia governor

ATLANTA — Former President Jimmy Carter is backing Democrat Stacey Abrams in the race for Georgia…

NEW YORK | AP NewsAlert

NEW YORK — Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, once Albany’s most powerful Democrat, sentenced…

WASHINGTON  | Russia hack of Democrat followed Trump speech

WASHINGTON  — Was it just a coincidence? In a July 27, 2016, speech, then-candidate Donald Trump…

LAS VEGAS  | Democrat settle bruising primary for Nevada governor

LAS VEGAS  — Democrats settled a bruising primary for Nevada governor on Tuesday, nominating Clark County…

SACRAMENTO, Calif. | California’s Feinstein drops support for death penalty

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein says she no longer backs the death…

Bill seeks park status for New Mexico’s stunning white dunes

A vast expanse of shifting white sand dunes in southern New Mexico would be elevated from…

Democrat seeks coal-country help in Pa. House election

WAYNESBURG, Pa /March 11, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Democrat Conor Lamb went to Pennsylvania’s coal country for help in…

Democrats negotiating with FBI on classified info in memo

WASHINGTON/February 15, 2018(AP)(STL.News) — The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Wednesday that he…

Trump accuser takes #MeToo message to voters in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio/February 07, 2018(AP)(STL.News) — Rachel Crooks’ allegations of sexual misconduct against Donald Trump have been…

Northam announces compromise on electric rate overhaul

RICHMOND, Va./February 5, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is endorsing a major overhaul of…

Democratic, GOP lawmakers: Memo doesn’t clear Trump in probe

WASHINGTON/February 04, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— President Donald Trump was wrong to assert that a GOP-produced classified memo on…

Puerto Rican voter registration drive gets state help

HARTFORD, Conn. /January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— As advocates prepare efforts register hurricane-displaced Puerto Ricans to vote in…

Philly congressman Brady won’t seek another term

PHILADELPHIA /January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— U.S. Rep. Bob Brady of Philadelphia, a plainspoken former carpenter who has…

Hawaii worker who sent false alert had problems but kept job

HONOLULU /January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Hawaii emergency management officials knew for years that an employee had problems…

Yet another House chairman giving up a coveted post

WASHINGTON /January 30, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Lawmakers spend their careers eying coveted committee chairmanships, angling for the chance…

Democrats buoyed by Trump support for Dreamer’s citizenship

WASHINGTON/January 25, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Democrats said they were heartened Thursday by President Donald Trump’s support for an…

US House Speaker meets Saudi king in regional security talks

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia/January 24, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan is leading a Congressional delegation to…

Top Democrat rescinds offer of $25 billion for Trump’s wall

WASHINGTON  /January 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer has pulled back an offer…

Democrat’s upset in Wisconsin race sparks hope elsewhere

MADISON, Wis. /January 17, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — A small-town medical examiner has given Democrats across the…