Washoe County primary election polls close

Democratic candidates in the suburban enclaves of northern Virginia are hoping President Donald Trump's unpopularity among the federal government workers who live here will deliver them a key House race

Primaries on tap for Tuesday

On a recent day Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ms. Giunchigliani donned sneakers and a sun hat to knock on doors in one lower-income neighborhood to persuade voters to choose her to run against Mr. Laxalt.

If you do head to the polls tomorrow, don't forget to check your precinct, and make sure to bring your voter ID.

The primary election is underway in Horry County and throughout the Palmetto state until 7 p.m. today.

There's still plenty at stake for both parties.

These advisory questions - different per party - means they don't affect any laws.

Women won a hefty number of House primary races in Virginia on Tuesday, creating a historic opportunity for female political representation in the state.

Extras on Trump-Kim summit handed out in Tokyo
The president said the drills cost the US a " tremendous amount of money ", and that South Korea hasn't always chipped in enough. The KCNA report called the military drills a "provocation" - the same word used by Trump in Singapore to describe the decision.

Ms. Friedman appeared on track to finish second to Ms. Wexton in the six-way contest to take on Ms. Comstock, who defeated retired Air Force pilot Shak Hill in a Republican primary.

To find out how to register to vote or to check your registration status, visit the Virginia Department of Elections website. "Scott Walker and his Republican allies gerrymandered this district for their own partisan benefit, but the citizens of Wisconsin are clearly speaking out this year to demand a state government that better represents their values".

Results for dozens of legislative and primary races in Nevada were revealed Tuesday night.

Sharron Angle, who challenged former Sen. Jones told 13News now she's challenging Taylor, because she doesn't think he supports the president. Mallard is a public school teacher and says she wants to fight President Trump's and Secretary of Education Betsy Devos' agenda.

Seeking to capitalize on the anti-Trump fervor that helped Democrats sweep key races in Virginia in 2017, the candidates competing in this district include an infectious disease scientist, a state senator, an Army veteran and Rhodes Scholar, and several former Obama administration officials.

Republican Jon Plumer faces Democrat Ann Groves Lloyd in the 42nd Assembly District.

Navarro apologizes for harsh comment about Canada PM
The verbal volleys by Navarro and Trump's top economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, picked up where Trump had left off Saturday evening. The former Conservative prime minister said that while he believes the dispute is serious, that doesn't make it "lethal".

"I will certainly be a check on this president if I see him or congressional Republicans planning to advance policies that are damaging to the people of the country", she said.

The Republican nominee, already chosen by convention, is state Del.

On the GOP side, Ryan McAdams won the 4th District nomination over Shion Fenty. Ryan McAdams is a minister in Williamsburg.

U.S. Representative Jacky Rosen, 60, who was elected to Congress in 2016 and joined the centrist Problem Solvers Caucus, is expected to win the Democratic Senate nomination in Nevada.

The Nevada businessman was originally running as a GOP primary challenger to incumbent Sen.

Corey Stewart, Nick Freitas and E.W. Jackson are vying for the GOP Senate nomination.

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This article was updated to reflect the lack of information on the raccoon's situation following its ascension to the roof . For now, the 23rd-floor ledge ― almost the top of the building ― has become the raccoon's resting spot.

Democrats are also hoping for Republican votes. The only public poll so far in the race, a February 21-24 Gravis Marketing survey, found Heitkamp barely leading, 43 percent to 40 percent, among registered voters in the state.

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