Latest news

Primaries election day 2022: Live primary results from PA, NJ, NC and more

Primary election results live: Dr Oz faces Pennsylvania recount as Madison Cawthorn defeated

‘Great guy’: Trump endorses Dr Mehmet Oz in Republican primary for Senate race With almost all the results now in from Tuesday’s key primary elections, strong performances by several Donald Trump-backed candidates underscore the former president’s ongoing clout within the party – but it was far from a perfect scorecard, with North Carolina Republicans throwing …

Primary election results live: Dr Oz faces Pennsylvania recount as Madison Cawthorn defeated Read More »

Primaries election day 2022: Live primary results from PA, NJ, NC and more

Primaries election day 2022: Live primary results from PA, NJ, NC and more

‘Great guy’: Trump endorses Dr Mehmet Oz in Republican primary for Senate race With almost all the results now in from Tuesday’s key primary elections, strong performances by several Donald Trump-backed candidates underscore the former president’s ongoing clout within the party. It was far from a perfect scorecard for the Republican MAGA wing, however, as …

Primaries election day 2022: Live primary results from PA, NJ, NC and more Read More »

US accuses casino tycoon Wynn of acting as Chinese agent

US accuses casino tycoon Wynn of acting as Chinese agent

WASHINGTON, May 17 (Reuters) – The US Justice Department on Tuesday sued Steve Wynn, the former CEO of Wynn Resorts (WYNN.O), to compel him to register as an agent of China and accused him of lobbying then-President Donald Trump at Beijing’s best in 2017. Wynn’s lawyers denied the allegations, saying he had never acted as …

US accuses casino tycoon Wynn of acting as Chinese agent Read More »

Idaho election results: governor, attorney general, Congress

People vote in the primary election at Five Mile Church of the Nazarene on Tuesday. Sarah A.Miller smiler@idahostatesman.com Here are the latest vote totals for Idaho’s May 17, 2022, primary, as provided by election officials. Totals will be updated as new numbers become available, so check back often. We’re only including races with more than …

Idaho election results: governor, attorney general, Congress Read More »

Primary election: High-stakes Pennsylvania GOP primary that could shape control of the Senate remains too close to call

Primary election: High-stakes Pennsylvania GOP primary that could shape control of the Senate remains too close to call

The race to replace retiring GOP Sen. Pat Toomey had been dominated by millions of dollars in negative advertising, mostly between Oz, the celebrity doctor backed by former President Donald Trump, and McCormick, a former hedge fund executive, and their allies. In the final days before Tuesday’s primary, political commentator Kathy Barnette had appeared poised …

Primary election: High-stakes Pennsylvania GOP primary that could shape control of the Senate remains too close to call Read More »

Primary Election 2022: John Fetterman wins Democratic Senate primary in Pennsylvania days after stroke

Primary Election 2022: John Fetterman wins Democratic Senate primary in Pennsylvania days after stroke

HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania — John Fetterman will win the Pennsylvania Democratic Senate primary, ABC News projects, capping a bizarre final few days of the campaign after the lieutenant governor suffered a stroke last week. Fetterman checked into a hospital in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, on Friday as he was on his way to a campaign event. Fetterman has …

Primary Election 2022: John Fetterman wins Democratic Senate primary in Pennsylvania days after stroke Read More »

2022 North Carolina primary: Cawthorn struggling to keep seat in primary

2022 North Carolina primary: Cawthorn struggling to keep seat in primary

RALEIGH, NC (AP) — First-term US Rep. Madison Cawthorn lost his Republican primary race Tuesday to state Sen. Chuck Edwards, after the pro-Donald Trump firebrand’s personal and political blunders translated into vote unhappiness. Cawthorn called Edwards to concede the 11th Congressional District primary to Edwards, Cawthorn campaign spokesperson Luke Ball told The Associated Press. The …

2022 North Carolina primary: Cawthorn struggling to keep seat in primary Read More »

China Eastern crash probe eyes intentional action - sources

China Eastern crash probe eyes intentional action – sources

WASHINGTON, May 17 (Reuters) – Investigators probing the crash of a China Eastern Airlines (600115.SS) jet are examining whether it was due to intentional action taken on the flight deck, with no evidence so far of a technical malfunction, two people briefed on the matter said. The Wall Street Journal reported earlier Tuesday that flight …

China Eastern crash probe eyes intentional action – sources Read More »