RALEIGH, N.C. | Was that ballot fraud in North Carolina US House race?

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The country’s last vacant congressional seat will stay that way for months…

RALEIGH, N.C | GOP candidate calls for new congressional election

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Republican candidate in the nation’s last undecided congressional race abruptly dropped…

WASHINGTON | Trump squabbles with Democrats before speech on unity

WASHINGTON (AP) — The bitter partisanship of the past two years was on full display Tuesday…

WASHINGTON | Judge’s ruling on ‘Obamacare’ poses new problems for GOP

WASHINGTON — A federal judge’s ruling that the Obama health law is unconstitutional has landed like…

WASHINGTON | Are we done here? Nope. Cranky Congress still has work to do

WASHINGTON — Nothing says, “Is it over yet?” quite like Senate Democratic leader Charles Schumer propping…

WASHINGTON | Mattis: Putin tried to ‘muck around’ in US midterm elections

WASHINGTON — Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Saturday took aim at Russian President Vladimir Putin, accusing…

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz | GOP governors minimize Trump impact on midterm losses

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.  — Republican governors are minimizing any suggestion that voter discontent with President Donald Trump…

WASHINGTON | AP Exclusive: Most Mormons back GOP, but fewer support Trump

WASHINGTON— About two-thirds of Mormon voters nationwide favored Republicans in the midterm elections, but President Donald…

JACKSON, Miss. | Divisive race ends with win for Republican Sen. Hyde-Smith

JACKSON, Miss. — Republican U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith returns to Washington as a solidly loyal supporter…

TUPELO, Miss  | Trump sticks with old playbook in return to campaign trail

TUPELO, Miss.  — President Donald Trump brought back the playbook he used during the leadup to…

TUPELO, Miss | The Latest: Pence, Ivanka set to attend Mexican inauguration

TUPELO, Miss.— The Latest on President Donald Trump in Mississippi (all times local): 7:50 p.m. President…

TUPELO, Miss | Trump sticks with old playbook to aid GOP in Senate runoff

TUPELO, Miss. — President Donald Trump was back to the same playbook he used for the…

WICHITA, Kan. | Dodge City clerk turns to hired legal gun in election fight

WICHITA, Kan. — When iconic Dodge City, once the home to Wild West gunslingers and buffalo…

PALM BEACH, Fla. | The Latest: Trump says he’s eyeing staff replacements

PALM BEACH, Fla.— The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): Noon President Donald Trump…

WASHINGTON | Freshman Dems face thorny first vote: Yes or no on Pelosi

WASHINGTON— It’s the thorny first question confronting newly elected House Democrats: Will you vote for Nancy…

TALLAHASSEE, Fla | Florida’s 1st black nominee for gov challenged GOP dominance

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Andrew Gillum, who tried to energize Florida’s young and minority voters through a…

WASHINGTON  | Trump says he ‘very easily’ answered Mueller questions

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump said Friday he had “very easily” answered written questions from special…

WASHINGTON | Ruling expected in CNN White House credentials case

WASHINGTON— A judge is expected to announce Friday whether he will order the Trump administration to…

WASHINGTON | White House, CNN wait to hear ruling on ban of CNN reporter

WASHINGTON— The White House and CNN waited Thursday to hear whether a federal judge would order…

PROVIDENCE, R.I. | Tiny Rhode Island polling place saw 1 voter after all

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A polling place that Rhode Island elections officials initially said did not get…

WASHINGTON | Trump administration defends its case against CNN’s Acosta

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump‘s administration is trying to fend off a legal challenge from CNN…

WASHINGTON | Justice Department and CNN spar over Acosta’s press pass

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s administration is trying to fend off a legal challenge from CNN…

WASHINGTON | White House claims right to exclude ‘grandstanding’ Acosta

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s administration is trying to fend off a legal challenge from CNN…

ATLANTA | In Georgia, a certification deadline and another court fight

ATLANTA— A federal judge has ordered Georgia‘s secretary of state to wait until Friday to certify…

QUERETARO, Mexico | Migrant caravan heads to central Mexican city of Irapuato

QUERETARO, Mexico — Local Mexican officials were once again Sunday helping thousands of Central American migrants…

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. | Possible recounts loom in tight Florida gov, Senate contests

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Razor-thin margins in Florida‘s bitter races for the U.S. Senate and governor are…

WASHINGTON | Conservatives agitate for change after GOP loses the House

WASHINGTON — As Nancy Pelosi wrangles votes in her bid for House speaker, another leadership battle…

NEW YORK | US stocks dip after post-election surge; oil falls again

NEW YORK — Stocks in the U.S. are slightly lower Thursday afternoon after a big rally…

NEW YORK | US stock indexes edge lower after a big post-election surge

NEW YORK — Stocks in the U.S. are taking small losses Thursday morning after a big…