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Vote counting in Kansas GOP primary race enters final stage

Published Aug. 13 2018

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — County election officials across Kansas today will begin deciding which provisional ballots from last week's primary...

Candidate accused of lying about graduating, faking diploma

Published Aug. 13 2018

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — A candidate for the Florida Legislature is being accused of lying about graduating from college and...

Ige wins Hawaii Democratic governor primary

Published Aug. 13 2018

HONOLULU (AP) — Despite a challenging first term marked by natural and man-made disasters, Hawaii Gov.

Vermont exec would be nation's first transgender governor

Published Aug. 13 2018

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A former energy company executive from Vermont has a shot at becoming the nation's first transgender...

Rent control fuels costliest fight on California 2018 ballot

Published Aug. 13 2018

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A Los Angeles-based health care nonprofit known for funding controversial ballot measures is waging an expensive...

Kander to sign new book Tuesday in JC

Published Aug. 13 2018

Former Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander will be back in Jefferson City on Tuesday, autographing copies of his new...

Primary winners enjoy countywide success

Published Aug. 12 2018

Even in a precinct-by-precinct break-down, there were few surprises from last week's elections.

Newspaper calls for war of words against Trump media attacks

Published Aug. 11 2018

BOSTON (AP) — A Boston newspaper is proposing a coordinated editorial response from publications across the U.

Hawley, McCaskill discuss federal policy, goals with Farm Bureau PAC members

Published Aug. 11 2018

Members of the Missouri Farm Bureau's political action committee got a clear picture Friday of differences between incumbent U.

Tebbetts farmer talks tariff fears during McCaskill visit

Published Aug. 11 2018

Farmer Peggy Smart is getting ready to tighten her belt.Tariffs imposed by China on American soybeans have the Tebbetts family...

Missouri House primary winner criticized for bigoted remarks

Published Aug. 10 2018

The winner of a GOP primary for a northwest Missouri House seat announced on a radio show that "Hitler was...

Court orders ban on harmful pesticide, says EPA violated law

Published Aug. 10 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court ruled Thursday the Trump administration endangered public health by keeping a widely used...

Pence outlines US Space Force plan for 'next battlefield'

Published Aug. 10 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pointing to growing threats and competition from Russia and China, the White House on Thursday announced ambitious...

Member of Congress, member of corporate board? It's allowed

Published Aug. 10 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The indictment of Rep. Chris Collins on insider trading charges is drawing new attention to the freedom...

Lawsuit challenges proposed Clean Missouri amendment

Published Aug. 10 2018

The proposed Clean Missouri amendment to Missouri's Constitution should be removed from the November ballot, a lawsuit filed last week...

Miller County Aug. 7 primary election results

Published Aug. 8 2018

Here are unofficial results from Aug. 7, 2018, voting in Miller County.

Osage County Aug. 7 primary election results

Published Aug. 8 2018

Here are unofficial results from Aug. 7, 2018, voting in Osage County.

Maries County Aug. 7 primary election results

Published Aug. 8 2018

Here are unofficial results from Aug. 7, 2018, voting in Maries County.

McCaskill, Hawley debate about debates in Senate race

Published Aug. 8 2018

Missouri's Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill and her Republican challenger Josh Hawley are debating about debating.

Stratman, Helton to compete for Maries County presiding commissioner

Published Aug. 8 2018

Victor Stratman and Vernon "Sonny" Helton will face off for the Maries County presiding commissioner position in November.

UPDATED: Local state auditor candidate wins GOP race

Published Aug. 8 2018

Saundra McDowell, of Jefferson City, is Missouri Republicans' apparent choice to challenge incumbent Democrat Nicole Galloway in the Nov.

Judge considers gas tax lawsuit issues

Published Aug. 8 2018

Proposed judgments are due by the end of Thursday, and then Special Judge Rob Schollmeyer will decide how to rule...

Prop A, Senate race drive heavy turnout

Published Aug. 8 2018

The Cole County voter turnout for Tuesday's primary election exceeded expectations, driven by a combination of races and ballot propositions,...