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  • Mo. GOP stresses unity as potential primary looms

    A potential Republican primary for Missouri governor was stirring concern among some party activists Saturday as hundreds of Republicans gathered for an annual conference - unity being its unofficial theme.

  • Wis. store donates new bike to man struck by car

    A Wisconsin newspaper carrier who became lodged in the windshield of a car that struck him will receive a new three-wheeled bicycle from a local business.

  • This undated combination photo shows Republicans Clark Durant, left, and former U.S. Rep. Pete Hoekstra who are running in the Aug. 7, 2012, Michigan primary. Hoekstra was declared the winner and will take on Democratic U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow in November. (AP Photo, File)

    Akin, Hoekstra win GOP Senate primaries

    Rep. W. Todd Akin in Missouri and former Rep. Pete Hoekstra in Michigan emerged from crowded primary fields Tuesday night to capture the Republican nominations to take on two embattled Democratic senators in November.

  • McCaskill waits for GOP foe in Missouri

    Three Republicans hungrily eyeing Claire McCaskill's Missouri Senate seat have spent the past few months trying to tarnish each other's conservative credentials while polishing their own — a tactic that's designed to appeal to Tuesday's primary voters but one that could hurt the party's chances against the vulnerable freshman Democrat in November.

  • **FILE** Former Hawaii Rep. Ed Case holds a sign May 22, 2010, as he campaigns in Honolulu. (Associated Press)

    Democrats run TV ads for Republican hopefuls

    Democrats have their thumbs on Republican scales in Senate primaries in Missouri and Wisconsin this summer, hoping to improve their own chances of maintaining a majority in November. The idea isn't quite as far-fetched as it might sound.

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