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An upset in an Indiana congressional race that wasn't decided until Wednesday morning. Ron Drake hasn't appeared on an Indiana ballot since the '60s, and raised just $2,700 -- most of that from his own pocket. But the former Sullivan state representative appears to have defeated...
Ted Cruz is out, but John Kasich isn't going anywhere, his camp said Tuesday night. In an email to supporters, the Ohio governor's presidential campaign hopped on the news that Cruz was throwing in the towel, meaning Kasich is the sole remaining primary competitor to front-...
Ted Cruz bowed out of the Republican presidential race Tuesday following a crushing loss to Donald Trump in Indiana, clearing the path for the real estate mogul to clinch the GOP nomination. It was a remarkable turn of events in a presidential primary race that seemed destined...
His opponents gave him a carpetbagging nickname, but Trey Hollingsworth had the last laugh. Hollingsworth won the 9th District Republican Primary for Congress even though he has lived in Indiana for less than a year. The multimillionaire businessman making his first run for...
In the end, it wasn't close. Todd Young easily defeated fellow Congressman Marlin Stutzman in a battle for an open U.S. Senate seat that turned nasty, despite many similarities on the issues between the candidates. The seat is currently held by Dan Coats, who is retiring at the...
Donald Trump surged to a decisive victory in the Indiana Republican primary Tuesday, CNN projects, while Ted Cruz's last-ditch efforts to win the state faltered, leaving Trump on the cusp of the nomination. Though the real-estate mogul won't secure the 1,237 delegates he needs...
Bernie Sanders will win the Indiana Democratic primary, according to a CNN projection. That victory could help boost his campaign's morale but is unlikely to cut deeply into Clinton's large delegate lead that has her on track for the nomination. Going into the Indiana primary,...
U.S. Rep. and Senate candidate Todd Young (R-9th) chats with a voter outside a Greenwood polling place. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) The Republican candidates for U.S. Senate are squeezing in a final day of campaigning as the clock ticks toward poll closing time. Congressmen...
He has campaigned hard in Indiana, but a report suggests Ted Cruz is not expecting to win. An aide to the Cruz campaign whose name was not given told the Associated Press that the Republican candidate is preparing for what the aide called a "very somber" speech at his election...