John Kasich

In this photo taken April 25, 2016, Ohio Gov. John Kasich speaks during a town hall at Thomas farms Community Center in Rockville, Md. According to AP sources: Kasich will end his bid for White House. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Kasich dropping out; Trump on clear GOP path

INDIANAPOLIS — Ohio Gov. John Kasich is leaving the Republican presidential contest,…

 

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz, right, exchanges words with Donald Trump supporters during a campaign visit to Marion, Ind., on Monday. (Jeff Morehead/Chronicle-Tribune via AP)

Cruz fights for survival as Trump eyes Indiana knockout

OSCEOLA, Ind. — Ted Cruz's conservative crusade for the presidency fought for…

 

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gives a thumbs up after a foreign policy speech at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trump goes ‘presidential’ in speech; Cruz picks early veep

WASHINGTON — With the general election in his sights, Republican Donald Trump…

 

FILE - In this April 15 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks in Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

Trump routs rivals in Northeast; Clinton carries four states

PHILADELPHIA — In a front-runner's rout, Republican Donald Trump roared to victory…

FILE - In this April 15 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks in Hartford, Conn. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump waves as he arrives for a campaign rally at West Chester University on Monday in Pennsylvania. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Anti-Trump pact unites his rivals on eve of 5 primaries

BORDEN, Ind. — Declaring the Republican presidential contest at "a fork in…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump waves as he arrives for a campaign rally at West Chester University on Monday in Pennsylvania. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton waves during a campaign stop, Tuesday at Munster Steel in Hammond, Ind. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Trump, Clinton aim for sweeps of Northeastern primaries

PHILADELPHIA — Looking to stretch their leads, Republican Donald Trump and Democrat…

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton waves during a campaign stop, Tuesday at Munster Steel in Hammond, Ind. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton points to members in the audience after speaking at the 2016 Legislative Conference of North America's Building Trades Unions in Washington on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Trump, Clinton triumph on home turf in New York primaries

NEW YORK — Front-runners Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton swept to victory…

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton points to members in the audience after speaking at the 2016 Legislative Conference of North America's Building Trades Unions in Washington on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., addresses reporters at the Republican National Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday, ruling himself out of the Republican presidential race once and for all. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

House Speaker Ryan rules out presidential bid

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday definitively ruled out a…

House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., addresses reporters at the Republican National Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday, ruling himself out of the Republican presidential race once and for all. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks Monday during a campaign rally in a hangar at the Bong Airport in Superior, Wis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Trump and Cruz making final pitches to Wisconsin voters

MILWAUKEE — After Donald Trump's toughest stretch of the campaign, he and…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks Monday during a campaign rally in a hangar at the Bong Airport in Superior, Wis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
Republican presidential candidate, Ohio Gov. John Kasich leaves after his campaign stop at the Armory, Saturday, in Janesville, Wis. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Trump calls on Kasich to quit race: ‘He’s taking my votes’

MILWAUKEE — Donald Trump on Sunday called for John Kasich to drop…

Republican presidential candidate, Ohio Gov. John Kasich leaves after his campaign stop at the Armory, Saturday, in Janesville, Wis. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
In this file photo, a protester holds a placard during a rally against the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)

Presidential campaign roils Obama’s free-trade plans

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton agree on almost nothing. Except…

In this file photo, a protester holds a placard during a rally against the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a rally Tuesday in West Palm Beach, Fla.  (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Clinton sweeps Ohio, Florida; Trump, Kasich split; Rubio out

CLEVELAND — Hillary Clinton triumphed Tuesday in the Florida, Ohio and North…

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a rally Tuesday in West Palm Beach, Fla.  (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters at his primary election night event at his Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Fla., on Tuesday.  (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Trump: Time to rally around me — or expect voter riots

WASHINGTON — After yet another round of convincing victories for Donald Trump,…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters at his primary election night event at his Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Fla., on Tuesday.  (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
Supporters join hands during a prayer waiting for Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., to speak at a campaign rally at the Akron Civic Theatre on Monday in Akron, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

2016 race barrels toward potentially decisive primary day

HANOVERTON, Ohio — The tumultuous presidential primary season barreled toward a potentially…

Supporters join hands during a prayer waiting for Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., to speak at a campaign rally at the Akron Civic Theatre on Monday in Akron, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks as Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump listens, during the Republican presidential debate sponsored by CNN. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Trump, GOP rivals fight on — but politely — in late debate

MIAMI — Abandoning the nasty insults of past debates, Donald Trump and…

Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks as Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump listens, during the Republican presidential debate sponsored by CNN. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally Monday in Madison, Miss. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Trump, Clinton look to pad leads in Michigan, Mississippi

LANSING, Mich. — Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton looked to…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally Monday in Madison, Miss. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump signs autographs at a campaign rally in Concord, N.C., on Monday. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Who’s an outsider? GOP establishment fears loss of standing

WASHINGTON — Republican leaders in Washington have spent years casting tea party…

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump signs autographs at a campaign rally in Concord, N.C., on Monday. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
Republican presidential candidates, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and businessman Donald Trump argue a point during a Republican presidential primary debate at Fox Theatre on Thursday in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Debate night: Insults flying once more despite pledges

DETROIT — Relentless in their attacks, Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz leveled…

Republican presidential candidates, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and businessman Donald Trump argue a point during a Republican presidential primary debate at Fox Theatre on Thursday in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
From left, Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump and Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speak and gesture during a Republican presidential primary debate at The University of Houston on Feb. 25 in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Debate day: Trump’s ready for Rubio, Cruz to bring it on

DETROIT — Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio head into the 11th debate…

From left, Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump and Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speak and gesture during a Republican presidential primary debate at The University of Houston on Feb. 25 in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.,  answers a question during a Republican presidential primary debate hosted by ABC News at the St. Anselm College  on Saturday. (David Goldman/AP)

Rubio put on the defensive at GOP debate after rise in polls

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Marco Rubio, a first-term senator on the rise in…

Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.,  answers a question during a Republican presidential primary debate hosted by ABC News at the St. Anselm College  on Saturday. (David Goldman/AP)