08/05/2014 12:10pmEstablishment conservatives look to beat down the latest tea party upstart as three-term Republican Sen. Pat Roberts faces a challenge from Milton Wolf in Tuesday's primary in Kansas, one of four states kicking off a busy month of contests to settle the ballots for November's midterm elections.
08/05/2014 2:04pmThe federal government will no longer be housing unaccompanied minors from Central America at three military facilities.
08/05/2014 3:31pmAllegations that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration meddled with an anti-corruption commission are being met with a shrug from many voters, a reaction that appears unlikely to alter his odds of winning re-election by a large margin or dampen his White House ambitions.
08/05/2014 4:10pmCampaigning this week in Iowa, Republican Sen. Rand Paul said he'd never proposed cutting off U.S. aid payments to Israel. It didn't take long for Paul to be confronted by his own statements from 2011, when he offered a budget plan that called for ending such aid to all nations, including Israel.
08/05/2014 5:21pmAn initiative proposing a new teacher evaluation system will go before Missouri voters in November, after the state's top election official confirmed Tuesday that it had received enough petition signatures.
08/05/2014 7:40pmBusinessman David Trott beats US Rep. Bentivolio in Michigan's 11th House District GOP primary.
08/05/2014 9:01pm3-term US Sen. Pat Roberts defeats tea party challenger Milton Wolf in Kansas GOP primary.
08/05/2014 9:31pmU.S. Sen. Pat Roberts fended off an aggressive challenge Tuesday to win the Republican nomination for a fourth term, despite attacks from his tea party foe that the incumbent had lost touch with Kansas voters.
08/05/2014 9:51pmThree-term Republican Sen. Pat Roberts edged out Milton Wolf in Kansas' primary Tuesday night as mainstream conservatives dealt another blow to the tea party movement. A GOP businessman swamped a first-term Michigan congressman, upending his re-election bid.