Women running for Congress surged to big wins and Democrats smashed recent turnout levels in Texas' first-in-the-nation 2018 primary elections, giving Republicans a potential glimpse of what's ahead in the first midterms under President Donald Trump.
U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke is raising more money than Cruz so far but remains very unlikely to win in November.
By Alan Fram, Associated Press
President Donald Trump warned that it's now or never when it comes to extending protections for young immigrants living in the country illegally.
By Richard Lardner, Associated Press
Republican and Democratic senators emerged from a classified briefing about the deadly ambush in the African nation of Niger with different opinions about whether the attack that killed four U.S. soldiers could have been averted.
By Jessica Yarvin
The 24-hour news cycle is filled with politics coverage, but not everything gets the attention it deserves. Here are five politics stories you may have missed in the past week.
By Elizabeth Flock
A month after President Trump took office, many speakers were there to argue that while he'd been a flawed candidate, it was time to unify behind him.
By Julie Pace, Associated Press
The financial industry's high-level presence in Trump's burgeoning administration runs counter to some core campaign messages that energized his supporters.
By Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press
Donald Trump's five-day feud with former beauty queen Alicia Machado is only the latest example of his insistence on airing his grievances no matter the political cost.
In our news wrap Friday, the Tulsa police officer charged with manslaughter in the death of an unarmed black man turned herself in before being released on a $50,000 bond. Also, Sen. Ted Cruz says he will vote for Donald…
By Kristen Doerer
Ted Cruz announced Friday that he would vote for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump this November.
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