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NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump rolled up victories in five more states on Tuesday, giving the Republican front-runner fresh momentum in his push for the nomination even if his pathway has little room for error. The New York billionaire scored wins in Pennsylvania, Maryland,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Few Republicans said they cast protest ballots when voting in three of the five states holding primaries on Tuesday. Among Democrats, voters in Connecticut, Maryland and Pennsylvania held a more negative view of Wall Street than their GOP counterparts. And in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on campaign 2016 as voters head to the polls in Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Delaware and Maryland (all times Eastern): ___ 6:52 p.m. Hillary Clinton is spending much of Tuesday in Indiana promoting her plans for manufacturing and job...
WASHINGTON (AP) — For Donald Trump, the five-state East Coast round of primary voting Tuesday was about gobbling up enough delegates to tamp down the high risk of a catfight over the presidential nomination at the Republicans' summer convention. For Bernie Sanders, it was a day...
The National Weather Service was warning of the possibility of hail as big as grapefruits in some areas on Tuesday amid storms in parts of the central and eastern U.S. Some smaller hail — the size of quarters or smaller — had been reported in Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri...
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A federal jury on Tuesday failed to reach a verdict on key charges in the fraud trial of Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley, and they acquitted him of lying to the IRS on the single count where they could agree. Kelley was accused of pocketing $3 million...
CINCINNATI (AP) — A suburban Cincinnati man called 911 and gave his address, and when the dispatcher asked what she could help him with, he replied calmly: "I just shot and killed my wife." He told her he would leave his gun in the kitchen and wait for police on his front stoop...
SEATTLE (AP) — States and cities whose lawmakers proudly passed "living wage" laws are finding it difficult to make sure employers actually pay their workers accordingly. Seattle and San Francisco, and the states of Oregon, California and New York are phasing in wage increases...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Federal investigators say they have found the missing data recorder for the sunken cargo ship El Faro. The National Transportation Safety Board on Tuesday said it had recovered the voyage data recorder, which may help investigators better understand the...