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Moniteau County election results (FINAL)

April 5, 2016

Here are unofficial final results from the April 5, 2016, election in Moniteau County, Mo.

Cole County election results (FINAL)

April 5, 2016

Here are unofficial final results from the April 5, 2016, election in Cole County, Mo.

Boone County election results (FINAL)

April 5, 2016

Here are unofficial final results from the April 5, 2016, election in Boone County, Mo.

Callaway County election results (FINAL)

April 5, 2016

Here are unofficial final results from the April 5, 2016, election in Callaway County, Mo.

Pro-life movement unified in swift rebuke of Trump

Donald Trump’s remark that women getting abortions were they to be banned should be punished drew swift, unified condemnation from the anti-abortion movement — evidence of the distinctive role it plays at a time when many right-of-center constituencies are struggling with their responses to the Republican presidential front-runner.

Trump stumbling in Wisconsin as forces coalesce against him

Next Tuesday’s Wisconsin presidential primary is emerging as a crucial lifeline for Republicans desperate to stop Donald Trump’s march to their party’s nomination.

Mo. Senate panel weighs ‘popular vote’ for president

Four times in U.S. history — most recently in 2000 — the presidential candidate winning the most votes in the country didn’t win the office.

War on women? GOP silent as Trump lashes out at reporter

Frustrated Republicans grappled privately with new fears about Donald Trump’s impact on their party Wednesday, as the billionaire businessman’s rivals targeted his punitive plan for fighting abortion and extraordinary defense of his campaign manager who police say assaulted a female reporter.

Sanders wins 2 states; Clinton retains big delegate lead

Bernie Sanders scored a duo of wins in Western caucus contests Saturday, giving a powerful psychological boost to his supporters but doing little to move him closer to securing the Democratic nomination.

Politico: Luetkemeyer suggests U.S. senator should be ‘neutered’

U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer suggested Wednesday someone should “find a way to neuter” U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, according to Politico, a national website that covers politics.

Greitens slammed over donation at debate

Candidate keeps money from donor sued for sex abuse

Missouri gubernatorial candidate Eric Greitens is keeping $1 million in campaign donations from a California venture capitalist accused of sexual abuse, even though fellow Republican and presidential candidate John Kasich’s super PAC is giving a contribution from the same donor to charities that fight human trafficking.

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Sanders concedes Missouri Democratic primary; Clinton wins

Bernie Sanders said Thursday he will not seek a recount of results in Missouri's Democratic presidential primary, conceding defeat to Hillary Clinton.

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Obama nominates Garland to high court, challenging GOP

President Barack Obama nominated appeals court judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court on Wednesday, thrusting a respected moderate jurist and former prosecutor into the center of an election-year clash over the future of the nation’s highest court.

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Trump: Time to rally around me — or expect voter riots

After yet another round of convincing victories for Donald Trump, Republican leaders spent Wednesday wavering between grudging acceptance and deep denial about the businessman’s likely ascent to the GOP presidential nomination. An emboldened Trump warned if the party tried to block him, “You’d have riots.”

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Clinton, Trump lead in Missouri by slim margins

Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump clung to slim advantages over their challengers in Missouri's presidential primaries following victories in several other pivotal states that bolstered their standing as national front-runners.