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The Latest: Rubio doesn't close the deal with 1 NH voter

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 12:10pm

The Latest developments from Campaign 2016 as New Hampshire voters cast their ballots for president in the Republican primaries (all times local):

AP PHOTOS: New Hampshire voters gather to vote for president

Philip Marcelo, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 10:00am

Starting at the stroke of midnight, when a handful of small towns opened their polls, tens of thousands of New Hampshire voters cast ballots Tuesday, choosing their favorites among the pack of Republicans and Democrats who hope to one day be president.

Trump, Sanders look to emerge from New Hampshire with wins

Julie Pace and Kathleen Ronayne, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 7:20am

Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders hope to emerge from New Hampshire's primary Tuesday with their first wins of the 2016 presidential election, victories that would boost their standing in a highly competitive race.

Sanders, Kasich win 1st votes in tiny NH community

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 12:40am

Bernie Sanders and John Kasich picked up the most votes as the first ballots of the first-in-the-nation primary were cast early Tuesday.

Candidates sprint to NH finish, but brace for long campaign

Josh Lederman and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 12:40am

Eyeing their first wins in a capricious campaign, Republican Donald Trump lashed out at his opponents Monday while Democrat Bernie Sanders sought to play it safe on the eve of the nation's initial primary. GOP contenders vying for second and third saw fresh hopes for survival after New Hampshire as both parties settled in for a drawn-out slog to the nomination.

After Rubio stumbles, rivals see opening in New Hampshire

Julie Pace and Thomas Beaumont, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 10:44pm

Marco Rubio's uneven debate performance just days before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary has emboldened a trio of governors seeking to stem his rise in the Republican race for president. But if Rubio's rivals can slow him in New Hampshire, they are likely to leave the GOP with a muddled mix of establishment contenders and no clear favorite to challenge Donald Trump and Ted Cruz.

Lawmaker proposes donating unused medications to needy

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 9:01pm

A bill proposed by Rep. Gage Froerer, R-Huntsville, proposes saving unused prescription drugs and donating them to the needy.

The Latest: Clinton vows to 'make a difference' every day

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 8:41pm

The Latest on the race for the White House with one day to go until the New Hampshire primary (all times local):

LDS Church's opposition does not necessarily doom medical marijuana bill, sponsor says

Lisa Riley Roche and Marjorie Cortez  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 8:08pm

The president of the Utah state Senate says a bill allowing the medical use of edible pot products may not be dead on arrival just because the LDS church opposes it.

Weber State gets $5M donation for building renovation, asking $30M from Legislature

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 3:32pm

Weber State University is getting closer to renovating its Social Science Building thanks to a $5 million private donation, university leaders announced Monday.

Clinton's donors trade buck-raising for door-knocking in NH

Julie Bykowicz, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 2:51pm

The Hillary Clinton campaign volunteers made their pitch to a postal worker who said he favored her Democratic rival, Bernie Sanders.

Elizabeth Warren's hard choice in Democrats' White House run

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 11:10am

A coy Elizabeth Warren is withholding an endorsement of Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders for now and using her leverage as liberal icon to focus the two Democratic presidential rivals on her populist agenda.

Political tourists flock to New Hampshire for up-close view

Kathleen Ronayne, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 2:01am

Ann and Jon Vitti hopped on a flight from Los Angeles to snowy New Hampshire last week to witness first-hand what they can't see on their TV: The more personal side of presidential politics.

Cruz, 'super' PACs pummeled Trump on Iowa airwaves with ads

Chad Day and Jeff Horwitz, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 1:50am

Donald Trump has given a list of reasons for his second-place finish in the Iowa caucuses, including a failure to invest in boosting voter-turnout and claiming that Ted Cruz "stole" the win. But with voting fast approaching in New Hampshire, data from political advertising tracker Kantar Media reveal another possible explanation: Trump got pummeled on TV.

Clinton making a personal pitch to New Hampshire voters

Lisa Lerer and Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 8th - 1:32am

From a Michigan pulpit to New Hampshire's town halls, Hillary Clinton is working to establish a personal connection with voters as she faces an increasingly difficult struggle against Bernie Sanders for the Democratic nomination.

Kansas Members Discuss Student Restraint and Seclusion

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 12:11pm

School employees would receive more training on how to help disruptive students and avoid physically restraining them under a House bill.

The Latest: Maryland General Assembly overrides veto

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 10:41am

The Latest on one Maryland lawmaker casting votes on a bill in two chambers during an effort to override a veto of a measure allowing felons to vote while on probation or parole as (all times local):

Some voters deciding late

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 9:01am

Some New Hampshire voters say they've decided only at the last minute which candidate they're supporting in today's primary.

Quandary in Maryland: Can lawmaker vote twice on same bill?

Brian Witte, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 9th - 5:30am

Maryland lawmakers have a potential quandary on their hands that is rare, if not unprecedented: Can one of their own vote twice on the same bill?