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Republicans are in control more often than not in state capitols across the country, but Democrats are trying to pull a little closer in elections Tuesday for governor and state legislature. Among the headliners are closely contested open governor's races in Florida and Georgia...
ATLANTA (AP) — One of the nation's most closely watched governor's races is shrouded in uncertainty with potential outcomes ranging from the election of America's first black woman governor to another four weeks of bitter, race-laden campaigning. That's the choice Georgia voters...
It's Election Day in America, and voters will deliver their first verdict of President Donald Trump's tumultuous tenure in a midterm that's expected to draw historic numbers to the polls. Immigration, the economy, women's issues, partisanship — all weighed heavily on voters'...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Election Day (all times local): 9 a.m. Severe weather in several Southern states could affect voter turnout on Election Day. A line of storms moved through the Deep South overnight and early Tuesday morning, knocking down trees and power lines...
It's Election Day in America, and voters will deliver their first verdict of President Donald Trump's tumultuous tenure in a midterm that's expected to draw historic numbers to the polls. Immigration, the economy, women's issues, partisanship — all weighed heavily on voters'...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Voters are deciding whether to keep Florida under Republican control with a close Trump ally or elect its first Democratic governor since 1994 — and the first African-American ever — after a campaign marked by a deadly hurricane and gun violence. Former...
ATLANTA (AP) — Break racial and gender barriers with a liberal Democrat. Double down with a Republican Trump loyalist. Or opt for four more weeks of a bitter, race-laden campaign for governor. That's the choice Georgia voters face Tuesday, as Republican Brian Kemp and Democrat...
NEW YORK (AP) — Online leader Amazon Inc. refused comment Tuesday on reports that it plans to split its new headquarters between two locations, possibly in New York City and Arlington, Virginia. The Wall Street Journal and New York Times reported that the company would locate...
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — More than a year after Hurricane Maria caught Puerto Rico's government wildly unprepared, officials acknowledge they still haven't come up with a plan to cope with the next such disaster — and it's not clear when they will. The U.S. territory's...