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Fox legal analyst Napolitano emerges as Trump critic

Nov. 11, 2019 12:12 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — More than two decades into his career as a commentator at Fox News Channel, Andrew Napolitano reached a milestone of sorts when he was called a "fool" on his own network. Not to his face, of course. But Tucker Carlson guest Joseph diGenova's dismissal of Napolitano for saying that...

Trump spotlights confirmation of 150-plus federal judges

Nov. 6, 2019 6:56 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday celebrated his administration's success in getting more than 150 federal judicial nominees confirmed by the Senate as he sought to demonstrate progress in meeting the concerns of many conservatives. Trump's victory lap came as the Senate neared...

Kentucky elects first African American attorney general

Nov. 5, 2019 11:14 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Republican Daniel Cameron made history in a resounding win in the race for Kentucky attorney general, becoming the first African American in state history to win the office. Cameron, who enjoyed backing from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and President Donald Trump, will be...

AP news guide: Nov. 5 general election in Kentucky

Nov. 5, 2019 10:52 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Republican Gov. Matt Bevin narrowly trailed in his reelection bid Tuesday against Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear in a race too close to call. Beshear declared victory, but Bevin did not concede the close contest. Despite strong backing from President Donald Trump,...

The Latest: Adams elected Kentucky secretary of state

Nov. 5, 2019 10:44 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on general election results in Kentucky races on Tuesday (all times local): 9 p.m. Republican attorney and former elections board member Michael Adams has been elected as Kentucky's next secretary of state. Adams played up his conservative connections and expertise in...

Republican Daniel Cameron wins Kentucky attorney general

Nov. 5, 2019 10:07 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Republican Daniel Cameron made history in a resounding win in the race for Kentucky attorney general, becoming the first African American in state history to win the office. Cameron, who enjoyed backing from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and President Donald Trump, will be...

South Carolina Sen. Graham to speak at Nebraska GOP event

Nov. 5, 2019 5:56 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — U.S Sen. Lindsey Graham is set to speak at a Nebraska Republican Party weekend fundraiser. The South Carolina Republican will appear at the GOP fundraising dinner and reception on Saturday in Omaha. Graham is one of President Donald Trump's strongest allies in the Senate that would...

AP news guide: Nov. 5 general election in Kentucky

Nov. 4, 2019 4:13 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Control of the Kentucky governor's office is at stake in Tuesday's primary election, as Republican incumbent Gov. Matt Bevin faces a close race with Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear. There are open races for state attorney general and secretary of state, while Republican...

William Hughes, longtime New Jersey congressman, dies at 87

Oct. 31, 2019 2:51 PM EDT

OCEAN CITY, N.J. (AP) — William J. Hughes, a longtime congressman from New Jersey who went on to become U.S. ambassador to Panama, has died at 87. His family said Thursday that Hughes passed away on Wednesday in Ocean City, where the family had lived for many years. A cause of death wasn't released. Hughes...

It's experience vs. a fresh face in Kentucky AG race

Oct. 31, 2019 2:00 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Candidates for Kentucky attorney general have not been shy about lobbing personal attacks in a contest that is proving to be as heated as the headlining governor's race. Republican Daniel Cameron, a political newcomer, has called opponent Greg Stumbo corrupt and weak on immigration....