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The Latest: Cruz financial backer signals support for Trump

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 4th - 8:40am

The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT):

As Trump wins, Clinton exploring how to win Republicans

Lisa Lerer and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 4th - 8:21am

With Donald Trump all but clinching the Republican nomination for president, Hillary Clinton is beginning to explore ways to woo Republicans turned off by the brash billionaire.

Trump would need to sway broader group of voters in November

Nicholas Riccardi and Bill Barrow, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 4th - 7:21am

Nomination within his grasp, Donald Trump would need to win over a broader group of voters in November beyond those who have helped clear the Republican presidential field for him.

Warren unleashes Twitter storm on Trump

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 4th - 4:00am

Senator Elizabeth Warren has taken to Twitter to attack what she calls presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's "toxic stew of hatred & insecurity."

Utah GOP all in for Cruz, but Trump supporter says they can be won over

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  May 3rd - 9:31pm

Utah Republicans were all in for Texas Sen. Ted Cruz's presidential bid, giving him a big win in last month's caucus election in a vote tied strongly to the effort to stop the GOP's now presumptive nominee, Donald Trump.

The Latest: Sanders gets delegate boost; challenge remains

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 9:01pm

The Latest on campaign 2016 as voters in Indiana head to the polls for the state primary (all times Eastern):

Cruz ends campaign; Sanders wins Indiana

Steve Peoples and Scott Bauer, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 8:11pm

In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a resounding victory in Indiana that knocked rival Ted Cruz out of the race and cleared Trump's path to a likely November face-off with Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton.

LIVE: Indiana Primary Results

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:30pm

The following is an up-to-the-minute look at the Indiana state primary on Tuesday for the 2016 presidential race.

Huntsman to GOP: Time to support Trump

Ladd Egan  |  Posted  May 2nd - 9:27pm

On the eve of Tuesday’s potentially decisive primary in Indiana, there’s a new call for GOP establishment to rally behind Donald Trump — and it’s coming from former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman, Jr.

600K sign California initiative to legalize pot

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 4th - 7:40am

Backers of a marijuana legalization initiative say they have collected enough signatures for the measure to qualify for the California ballot this November.

Bernie Sanders to AP: 'Clinton campaign thinks this campaign is over. They're wrong.'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 8:01pm

Bernie Sanders to AP: 'Clinton campaign thinks this campaign is over. They're wrong.'

Sanders wins Democratic presidential primary in Indiana

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 7:41pm

Bernie Sanders wins the Democratic presidential primary in Indiana, scoring a late primary season victory over front-runner Hillary Clinton.

AP NewsAlert

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 7:31pm

Donald Trump says Ted Cruz is 'one hell of a competitor' following exit from GOP race; says he's 'got an amazing future'

Bernie Sanders wins Democratic presidential primary in Indiana

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 7:31pm

Bernie Sanders wins Democratic presidential primary in Indiana.

Cruz exits Republican race for president

Steve Peoples, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 6:42pm

Ted Cruz is ending his campaign for president, putting Donald Trump on a glide path to claim the Republican Party's nomination.

AP source: Texas Sen. Ted Cruz ends presidential campaign, clearing Donald Trump's path to Republican nomination

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 6:41pm

AP source: Texas Sen. Ted Cruz ends presidential campaign, clearing Donald Trump's path to Republican nomination.

Whittemore finishes sentence in San Francisco halfway house

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 1:31pm

Former Nevada lobbyist Harvey Whittemore is a free man after spending 21 months of a two-year prison term in federal custody for breaking campaign contribution laws.

In debate, Wyoming newcomer questions Cheney's ties to state

Mead Gruver, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 10:10am

The first statewide debate in Wyoming's U.S. House race took a testy turn Monday, with a candidate who has lived in Wyoming only a few years criticizing Liz Cheney's frequent proclamations about how her family has deep, multi-generation ties to the state.

Cruz aides prepare for 'somber' night

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 9:41am

Aides to Ted Cruz aren't holding out much hope for a victory over Donald Trump in today's Indiana primary. One aide says the campaign is preparing for "a very somber" address in Indianapolis after the results come in.