08/07/2014 1:10amThe latest Associated Press-GfK poll finds the nation dissatisfied with what Congress and President Barack Obama have done lately, and few expect much more after the midterm elections. Here's a look at five things to know from the poll.
08/07/2014 12:38pmNewly hired employees who don't sign up for health insurance on the job could have it done for them.
08/07/2014 1:21pmSome television stations are refusing to run a new publicly-funded ad for a popular college program that features state Treasurer Michael Fitzgerald, which critics say was timed to boost his image before the November election.
08/07/2014 2:41pmCORRECTS: AP source: Montana Sen. John Walsh leaving race amid allegations of plagiarism . (Corrects APNewsAlert that used incorrect first name )
08/07/2014 4:43pmRepublicans are enthusiastic about wrapping up their year of sweeping party rule changes aimed at making the work of picking a candidate for president more efficient and less prone to infighting.
08/07/2014 5:31pmCampaigning in coal country, Sen. Mitch McConnell pinned the loss of thousands of Kentucky mining jobs on President Barack Obama's Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday and said his Democratic election rival would be a vote to continue them in Congress.
08/07/2014 6:21pmMontana U.S. Sen. John Walsh dropped his election campaign Thursday amid allegations he plagiarized large portions of a 2007 research project, leaving fellow Democrats to scramble for a replacement with the election less than three months away.
08/07/2014 7:41pmU.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander has defeated his tea party-backed challenger, state Rep. Joe Carr, in Tennessee's Republican primary.
08/07/2014 7:41pmUS Sen. Lamar Alexander fends off tea party challenge in Tennessee's Republican primary.
08/07/2014 10:31pmU.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, who has been battered by a series of scandals, is locked in a razor-thin battle to hang onto his seat in Tennessee's Republican primary.