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Trump, Clinton all but certain to face off in fall campaign

Julie Pace and Scott Bauer, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 4th - 1:21am

Once dismissed as a fringe contender, businessman Donald Trump now is all but certain to lead the Republican Party into the fall presidential campaign against Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton — a stunning political triumph for a first-time candidate whose appeal to frustrated voters was widely underestimated.

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.

The Latest: Trump says Indiana win means 'it's over'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 6:51pm

The Latest on the 2016 presidential race on the eve of Indiana's primary (all times EDT):

Cruz fights for survival as Trump eyes Indiana knockout

Thomas Beaumont and Steve Peoples, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 6:41pm

Ted Cruz's conservative crusade for the presidency fought for new life Monday ahead of an Indiana vote that could effectively end the GOP's primary season. The fiery Texas senator hinted at an exit strategy, even as he vowed to compete to the end against surging Republican front-runner Donald Trump.

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.

Bernie Sanders wins Democratic presidential primary in Indiana

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

Bernie Sanders wins Democratic presidential primary in Indiana.

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'

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.

Nevada Democrats beat GOP in new registrations in April

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 4:50pm

Officials say new Democratic voter registrations in Nevada outnumbered new Republican registrations two to one in April.

Trump's Washoe County delegates meeting in Sparks Monday

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 4:40pm

Washoe County Republican delegates supporting Donald Trump are gathering in Sparks to plan for the state GOP convention in Reno later this month.