6 takeaways from primaries in Pennsylvania, North Carolina and more

Kathy Barnette, U.S. Republican Senate candidate for Pennsylvania, listens to questions during an interview following the Pennsylvania Senate GOP primary debate in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, U.S., April 25, 2022. Cruz joined the former hedge fund executive M...

Kentucky, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Idaho and Oregon primaries

Kathy Barnette takes part in a forum in Newtown, Pennsylvania, on May 11. (Matt Rourke/AP)Republicans are watching conservative candidate Kathy Barnette's sudden rise in their party's upcoming Pennsylvania US Senate primary with a mix of unease, wonder and...

Trump could be facing an endorsement waterloo this week

But this week may turn that blemish into a downright blotch, as Trump's magic endorsement hand faces its toughest challenges so far. More Trump-endorsed candidates may lose this weekThe highest-profile race of the week by far is Pennsylvania's Republican US...

White House struggles for answers on infant formula shortage

(CNN) The White House is struggling to answer questions about a baby formula shortage in the United States as the scope of the crisis becomes clearer and store shelves remain bare. American stores have had a hard time keeping baby formula in stock for month...

Key vote to protect access to abortion fails in the Senate

(CNN) A key vote on the Women's Health Protection Act, a Democrat-led bill aimed at preserving access to abortion nationwide, failed in the Senate on Wednesday. But the outcome of the vote nevertheless underscores how Democrats are severely limited in what...

4 takeaways from the Nebraska and West Virginia primaries

(CNN) Tuesday's Republican primaries in Nebraska and West Virginia were a test with mixed results for former President Donald Trump 's endorsement power. Trump suffered his first big loss of 2022 in Nebraska , where his chosen candidate for governor in the...

How to watch the West Virginia and Nebraska primaries

(CNN) It's Election Day in West Virginia and Nebraska, where key primary races of the 2022 election cycle are taking place. The races, which will test former President Donald Trump's influence over the Republican Party, include this year's first US House me...

5 things to watch tonight

(CNN) Another primary day, another test of the force of former President Donald Trump 's grip on the Republican Party. On Tuesday, a proxy battle over the governor's office in Nebraska will be decided between a candidate backed by the state's top Republican...

First lady Jill Biden makes unannounced trip to Ukraine

Uzhhorod, Ukraine (CNN) First lady Jill Biden spent part of Mother's Day making an unannounced trip to Uzhhorod, Ukraine, a small city in the far southwestern corner of Ukraine, a country that for the last 10 weeks has been under invasion by Russia. At a co...

Trump's trade war looms over soybean farmers 4 years later

President Joe Biden has chosen to leave US tariffs imposed by his predecessor in 2018 in place on $350 billion in Chinese goods. In turn, Beijing has left its retaliatory tariffs on some agricultural products, including soybeans, and some American-made good...