It serves as the unofficial kickoff of the political season, with booths and exhibits intended to get voters thinking more seriously about the November elections.
Maine's bombastic Republican governor has built a reputation on his unfiltered comments, but his obscene tirade unleashed on a liberal lawmaker prompted Democratic lawmakers Friday to warn that the governor was coming unhinged and to call for a political intervention.
Candidates' transition teams plan post-election hires for their administrations.
A West Virginia sheriff's department says a suspect was fatally shot by deputies while they attempted to serve an arrest warrant.
A man working on the four-state Dakota Access oil pipeline was killed in an apparent accident in western North Dakota, a state regulator said Saturday.
A federal appeals court has refused to reconsider a pair of rulings affecting Wisconsin's voter ID law, meaning no more changes to the requirement are likely before the November election.
South Carolina law enforcement is investigating a shootout in which North Charleston police officers killed a man who they say fired at them.
Freshman U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey is the rare conservative Republican who is running for re-election with the support of leading gun-control groups, but it may not be enough to save him in Democratic-leaning Pennsylvania in this unusual election year.
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Amid reports that Donald Trump was in danger of not getting on Minnesota's presidential ballot, the Trump campaign says everything is in order and voters will have a chance to cast their ballot for him in November.
The Minnesota Jobs Coalition, a Republican allied political group, has alleged violations of campaign-finance law by a DFL House candidate and a former DFL state legislator.
For newly made U.S. vehicles that weigh more than 26,000 pounds, regulators are considering a cap of 60, 65 or 68 mph, though that could change.
Judge says city improperly switched to even-year elections, wrongly rejected a challenge.
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell paddled a canoe Friday off St. Paul to highlight the Twin Cities' urban park, lauded as a national treasure.
Gov. Mark Dayton issued new state limits Friday on the use of a controversial class of pesticides that have been implicated in the decline of honeybees and other pollinators.
The State Supreme Court will make final decision on whether the Republican representing Chisago County will be on ballot.
Republican Gov. Paul LePage unleashed an obscene tirade on a Democratic legislator, leaving him a voicemail message that said "I am after you" and telling reporters he wished it were 1825 so he could challenge the lawmaker to a duel.
Gov. Mark Dayton met with leaders of the Greek Orthodox Church last Sunday, and it wasn’t to share a slice of baklava at the Greek…
The former Minnesota Republican faces uncertainty as to whether he will be part of any federal inquiry into the lobbying.
Money to keep project going would come from Met Council, Hennepin County, metro transit board.
Mylan CEO says pricing is only "part of the problem."