Jamie Gangel and Tal Kopan, CNN | Posted Jun 30th - 1:41pm
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie — a former Donald Trump rival turned top defender — is being vetted as a possible running mate for the presumptive Republican nominee, a source confirmed to CNN on Thursday.
Sen. Mike Lee on Wednesday cited Donald Trump's use of a baseless tabloid report that Ted Cruz's father helped conspire to kill President John F. Kennedy as a reason he has yet to endorse the presumptive Republican nominee in a heated exchange.
The race for Wyoming's seat in the U.S. House race heated up as two Republican candidates, Liz Cheney and state Sen. Leland Christensen, tussled Friday over a failed effort in the state Legislature several years ago to get women to reconsider having abortions.
Philadelphia has lifted a blanket ban on rush-hour protests in its central business district during the Democratic National Convention and has agreed to give a demonstration permit to an anti-poverty group.
Alison Noon and Jonathan J. Cooper, Associated Press | Posted Jun 30th - 5:10pm
The California Legislature on Thursday sent Gov. Jerry Brown 12 gun-control measures as Democratic lawmakers try a last-ditch effort to convince Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom to drop a proposed ballot initiative.
Scott Bauer, Associated Press | Posted Jun 30th - 11:21am
A federal judge said Thursday that opponents of more than a dozen new Wisconsin election laws had made a "pretty decent case" that Republicans approved them to secure a partisan advantage, but added he isn't convinced the measures actually had a dramatic effect.
Ken Ritter, Associated Press | Posted Jun 29th - 5:40pm
A British man who authorities say tried to grab a police officer's gun to shoot presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump at a Las Vegas campaign rally was indicted Wednesday on federal criminal charges that, together, could get him up to 30 years in prison.