06/24/2014 6:50amMississippi voters are choosing a Republican nominee for U.S. Senate, ending one of the state's hardest fought and most expensive races in decades.
06/24/2014 8:40amMitt Romney, the Republican nominee for president in 2012, is coming to New Hampshire to endorse Scott Brown's bid for U.S. Senate.
06/24/2014 11:31amMississippi State Sen. Chris McDaniel is vowing to "reclaim Washington, D.C., one race at a time." He spoke as he voted today in his hometown of Ellisville, in his Senate primary runoff against six-term incumbent Republican Thad Cochran.
06/24/2014 11:32amA national congressional primary date, more young people in public service and five-day workweeks for Congress were among dozens of recommendations released Tuesday by a bipartisan group of leaders including former Maine Sen. Olympia Snowe that hopes to eliminate government dysfunction and gridlock.
06/24/2014 11:41amA Nevada congressional candidate who came in second place in the Republican primary earlier this month conceded the race Monday and abandoned a bid for a recount.
06/24/2014 12:21pmOne year after a filibuster attracted national attention and gave them a rare but brief Texas victory, abortion-rights supporters have struggled to recapture momentum in a conservative state where political battles usually don't go their way.
06/24/2014 1:34pmThe nation cannot afford to wait any longer for immigration reform, state legislative leaders wrote in a letter to Utah Reps. Rob Bishop, Jason Chaffetz, Chris Stewart and Jim Matheson that urges action.
06/24/2014 5:31pmWarren Buffett has contributed $100,000 to the Democratic candidate for governor in the billionaire investor's home state of Nebraska, in what may be his largest donation to a single candidate at one time.
06/24/2014 7:30pmLankford wins Republican nomination outright in race for Oklahoma's open US Senate seat.
06/24/2014 8:10pmTwo-term U.S. Rep. James Lankford emerged from a crowded primary field Tuesday to win the Republican nomination for Oklahoma's open U.S. Senate seat, avoiding a runoff despite a well-funded challenge from a tea party-backed candidate.
06/24/2014 9:01pmIn a story June 23 about Utah's primary election, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Davis County Sheriff Todd Richardson was being challenged by Bob Yeaman in Tuesday's primary. That race was decided in April at the party convention, where party delegates nominated Richardson.
06/24/2014 9:10pmUS Sen. Thad Cochran defeats tea party-backed challenger in heated GOP runoff in Mississippi.
06/24/2014 9:22pmSix-term Sen. Thad Cochran has defeated challenger Chris McDaniel in Mississippi's Republican primary runoff.
06/24/2014 9:41pmGov. Mary Fallin easily won the Republican primary Tuesday for a second term as Oklahoma's chief executive, but Superintendent of Education Janet Barresi lost the GOP primary badly in her bid for re-election as schools chief.
06/24/2014 10:01pmRaymond Ward, GOP, nominated State House, District 19, Utah.
06/24/2014 10:11pmTea party hopefuls have suffered two major defeats in Tuesday's primary voting.
06/24/2014 10:22pmChrystal Butterfield, Dem, nominated State House, District 38, Utah.
06/24/2014 10:41pmBradley Daw, GOP, nominated State House, District 60, Utah.
06/24/2014 10:42pmElection results show that incumbent Jeff Buhman has held off a challenger in Tuesday's Republican primary race for Utah County Attorney.
06/24/2014 11:00pmIn a remarkable political turnaround, six-term Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi edged out tea party-backed challenger Chris McDaniel Tuesday night in a bruising, costly Republican runoff that pitted Washington clout against insistence on conservative purity.
06/24/2014 11:01pmJohn Westwood, GOP, nominated State House, District 72, Utah.
06/24/2014 11:01pmJacquie Nielsen, GOP, nominated State Senate, District 2, Utah.
06/24/2014 11:01pmEvan Vickers, GOP, nominated State Senate, District 28, Utah.
06/24/2014 11:20pmVoters cast ballots Tuesday in primary elections in six states, plus a runoff in Mississippi. Highlights:
06/24/2014 11:21pmThree Utah legislators have fended off challengers in Tuesday's primary election while a third incumbent has lost.
06/24/2014 11:24pmFormer Rep. Brad Daw beat incumbent Rep. Dana Layton, R-Orem, in Tuesday's primary for the seat she won from him two years ago in a race that saw attack ads that have been tied to the John Swallow scandal.