Medved: Cruz launches 2016 'story' primaryMedved: Cruz launches 2016 'story' primaryCompelling tales give less-known presidential candidates a boost.
Consultant Romney killed off candidate Romney: ColumnConsultant Romney killed off candidate Romney: ColumnFailed 2012 candidate did the math and exited on top.
Five things to watch in Tuesday's primariesFive things to watch in Tuesday's primariesFive Northeast states finish out the nation's primary season.
A primary rematch for Bear, St. Georges House seatA primary rematch for Bear, St. Georges House seatValerie Longhurst again opposed by James Burton in District 15
Milne wins GOP race for governorMilne wins GOP race for governorBusiness owner handily fends off write-in opposition who will remain in race
Incumbents win sheriff races in Chittenden, Grand Isle countiesIncumbents win sheriff races in Chittenden, Grand Isle countiesMcLaughlin in Chittenden, Allen in Grand Isle cruise to victory
Corren hopeful about his Democratic write-in campaignCorren hopeful about his Democratic write-in campaignProgressive challenger in lt.governor race hopeful about winning Democratic nomination
Milne to face Shumlin for governorMilne to face Shumlin for governorA light turnout expected to decide a few key races
Primary expected to see light turnout, late nightPrimary expected to see light turnout, late nightLess than a quarter of Vermont's registered voters are expected to turn out for the primary election, but vote-counting could go late into the night — or longer— after the polls close at 7 p.m.
A VT first: Live vote tally from secretary of stateA VT first: Live vote tally from secretary of stateSecretary of State's Office to post results online Tuesday night
AZ primary predictions from 'Square Off' panelAZ primary predictions from 'Square Off' panelThe "Square Off" panel makes their primary predictions in four statewide races and one wild card.
Horne, Huppenthal fight for political lifeHorne, Huppenthal fight for political lifeAttorney General Tom Horne and School Superintendent John Huppenthal are virtual outcasts among Arizona Republicans because of self-inflicted political wounds. Can either one survive Tuesday's primaries?
Harris calls for candidate debates, recount likely in 6th district raceHarris calls for candidate debates, recount likely in 6th district raceMark Harris challenged both potential GOP opponents to debates in the 6th Congressional District.
Controversial congressman declares victory of 35 votesControversial congressman declares victory of 35 votesRecount is not automatic in GOP primary that pit Scott DesJarlais against a state senator.
Early voting underway for Tennessee primaryEarly voting underway for Tennessee primaryVoter turnout is predicted to be light for the Aug. 7 primary.
Cochran invites Dems to vote in GOP primary runoffCochran invites Dems to vote in GOP primary runoffHe's hoping "the more the merrier will prevail in this election."
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Chris McDaniel supporters celebrate small, big victoriesChris McDaniel supporters celebrate small, big victoriesThe cheers on Tuesday night weren't reserved for the final tally of votes. McDaniel's supporters lauded each county won.
J&C voter guide 2014J&C voter guide 2014Closely watched Tippecanoe sheriff's race gives voters two distinct choices this primary.
6 jockey for 3 benches in Tippecanoe Courthouse6 jockey for 3 benches in Tippecanoe CourthouseTwo judge retirements are generating judicial jockeying in Tippecanoe this primary.
Afghan hospital guard kills 3 American doctorsAfghan hospital guard kills 3 American doctorsAn Afghan government security guard opened fire Thursday on a group of foreign doctors at a Kabul hospital, killing three American physicians and wounding a U.S. nurse, officials said.
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India's 'Spider-man' campaigning for general electionIndia's 'Spider-man' campaigning for general electionForget going door to door, this candidate campaigns window to window.
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Cochran ad: 'McDaniel wrong on meth'Cochran ad: 'McDaniel wrong on meth'New Cochran ad hits McDaniel for vote against pseudoephedrine anti-meth bill
Mitch McConnell hails Rand Paul in TIME "100" issueMitch McConnell hails Rand Paul in TIME "100" issueRand Paul, again on TIME's list of 100 most influential people, is written up by fellow Kentuckian Mitch McConnell
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Florida man runs for Congress in Indiana and TennesseeFlorida man runs for Congress in Indiana and TennesseeConstitution doesn't require a congressional candidate be from the state he or she is hoping to represent, just that the person be an inhabitant "when elected."
$2 million lotto winner has to give ex-wife $50K$2 million lotto winner has to give ex-wife $50KA man who won $2 million in the Hoosier Lottery while separated from his wife has to give her only 2.5% of the winnings, the Indiana Court of Appeals ruled Wednesday.
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$2 million lottery winner has to give ex-wife $50,000$2 million lottery winner has to give ex-wife $50,000A man who won $2 million in the Hoosier Lottery while separated from his wife has to give her only 2.5% of the winnings, the Indiana Court of Appeals ruled Wednesday.
DA rejects fraud caseDA rejects fraud case A complaint against the controversial gun raffle held at the end of February by the Friends of Mike Boudreaux has bee...