Republicans will get a shot at the governor's mansion in November's election, while Democrats avoid being shut out of House races in the state's "top two" open primary. Nationally, female candidates make gains.
The California Democratic Party, which temporarily lost its supermajority in the state Senate in February when a lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct resigned, loses another seat.
Forecasters say heavy rainfall and flash flooding are the biggest threats posed by Subtropical Storm Alberto, the first named storm of 2018.
After propelling Democrat Doug Jones all the way to the Senate, it’s their time to shine.
The same racist, warmongering social forces prevail as during Martin Luther King Jr.'s time.
A storm unloads at least 8 inches of snow in parts of North Carolina. Even Mississippi beaches get a coating, and icicles hang in normally balmy New Orleans.
Non-football fans might be tempted to say, "Who cares?" But anyone interested in fairness should care.