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Incumbent Lucy McBath beats 2 Democratic primary foes in new Atlanta-area congressional district

May. 21, 2024 19:44 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's elections on Tuesday include a state Supreme Court race that's grown unusually heated by the sleepy standards of the state's nonpartisan judicial elections, as well as a five-way GOP primary for an open seat in the strongly Republican 3rd Congressional District south and...

Ex-NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani pleads not guilty to felony charges in Arizona election interference case

May. 21, 2024 19:39 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani pleaded not guilty Tuesday to nine felony charges stemming from his role in an effort to overturn Donald Trump’s 2020 election loss in Arizona to Joe Biden. Ten others, including former Arizona Republican Party Chair Kelli...

Biden, Trump win Kentucky primaries as presidential nominating season nears its end

May. 21, 2024 19:39 PM EDT

President Joe Biden and his Republican rival, Donald Trump, piled up more delegates Tuesday as both presumptive nominees won primaries in Kentucky. Voters in Oregon also had their chance to weigh in. The symbolic decisions provide a few more delegates to the national conventions and...

Scott McAfee, judge presiding over Trump election case, wins election to keep his seat

May. 21, 2024 19:37 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Fulton County Superior Court Judge Scott McAfee, the judge presiding over the Georgia election interference case against former President Donald Trump, has won an election to keep his seat. McAfee beat civil rights attorney and media commentator...

Massie's role in failed bid to oust House speaker doesn't affect his victory in Kentucky GOP primary

May. 21, 2024 19:36 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Rep. Thomas Massie’s role in the failed bid to oust House Speaker Mike Johnson didn’t harm his standing with Republican voters in his Kentucky district, where he easily won his primary election on Tuesday in the conservative stronghold. Massie far...

Fani Willis, prosecutor in Georgia Trump election case, wins Democratic primary in her bid for reelection

May. 21, 2024 19:34 PM EDT
ATLANTA (AP) — Fani Willis, prosecutor in Georgia Trump election case, wins Democratic primary in her bid for reelection.

Joe Biden wins the Democratic presidential primary in Kentucky

May. 21, 2024 19:15 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden wins the Democratic presidential primary in Kentucky.

Donald Trump wins the Republican presidential primary in Kentucky

May. 21, 2024 19:04 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump wins the Republican presidential primary in Kentucky.

Donald Trump's campaign says it will begin accepting contributions through cryptocurrency

May. 21, 2024 18:27 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump 's presidential campaign said Tuesday it would begin accepting donations in cryptocurrency as part of an effort to build what it calls a “crypto army” leading up to Election Day. The Trump campaign launched a fundraising page that allows “any...

Trump says he is open to restrictions on contraception before backing away from the statement

May. 21, 2024 18:26 PM EDT

Former President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he was open to supporting regulations on contraception and that his campaign would release a policy on the issue “very shortly,” comments that he later said were misinterpreted. The comments, made during an interview with a Pittsburgh...