Fetterman beats Trump pick Oz, NBC News projects

Fetterman beats Trump pick Oz, NBC News projects

Pennsylvania Democratic Lt. John Fetterman will defeat Republican Dr. Mehmet Oz in a crucial Senate race that could prove to be a decisive blow in the battle for control of the upper chamber of Congress, NBC News projects. With 90% of the vote counted, Fetterman led Oz 49.4% to 48.1%, a margin of about 66,000 … Read more

JD Vance beats Tim Ryan, NBC News projects

JD Vance beats Tim Ryan, NBC News projects

Republican JD Vance defeated Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan in Ohio’s U.S. Senate race, keeping the seat red and boosting the party’s bid to flip control of the chamber, NBC News predicted. Vance’s victory will boost the GOP’s chances of regaining control of the Senate, which is currently split 50-50 by party. Vance and Ryan vied … Read more

Brian Kemp beats Stacey Abrams, NBC News projects

Brian Kemp beats Stacey Abrams, NBC News projects

Governor Brian Kemp holds up four fingers to indicate “four more years” as he speaks after winning the Republican primary during his primary party in Atlanta, Georgia, US on May 24, 2022. Dustin Chambers | Reuters Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp has secured another term, fending off Democrat Stacey Abrams in the duo’s second match-up, NBC … Read more

Election Day coverage of the 2022 midterms

Election Day coverage of the 2022 midterms

Trump suggests he will launch his 2024 presidential campaign a week after the midterms Former U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a rally in Robstown, Texas, U.S., October 22, 2022.  Go Nakamura | Reuters Former President Donald Trump said he will make a “big announcement” on Nov. 15 at his Mar-a-Lago resort, where he is … Read more

Powerball offers $2.04 billion jackpot after drawing delay

Powerball offers $2.04 billion jackpot after drawing delay

Powerball sign and lottery tickets are seen at a 7-Eleven store in Milpitas, California on November 7, 2022. Tayfun Coskun | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images The drawing for a record $2.04 billion Powerball jackpot was held Tuesday morning after a delay due to problems with only one state processing ticket sales. The main prize … Read more

The White House ensures voter safety on election day

The White House ensures voter safety on election day

“No specific credible threats” against Americans on Election Day, White House says People line up to vote at a polling place on November 8, 2022 in Fuquay Varina, North Carolina, United States. Allison Joyce | Getty Images The White House assured the safety of voters on Election Day, saying it has not heard of any … Read more

Trump suggests he will launch his 2024 presidential campaign on November 15

Trump suggests he will launch his 2024 presidential campaign on November 15

Former US President Donald Trump speaks during a pre-election rally to support Republican candidates in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, US, November 5, 2022. Fresh Mike | Reuters WASHINGTON – After weeks of intensified speculation, former President Donald Trump said Monday he will make a “big announcement” on Nov. 15 at his Mar-a-Lago resort, where he is widely … Read more

Lawsuit sparks investigation into absentee ballots

Lawsuit sparks investigation into absentee ballots

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger gives an afternoon update on the Georgia primary election at the Election Command Center in Atlanta, Georgia, May 24, 2022. Alyssa Pointer | Reuters Follow CNBC’s live blog covering Monday’s campaigns ahead November 8 midterm elections. A Georgia judge on Monday extended the deadline for receiving absentee ballots in … Read more

Meta is stocking up on the report, mass layoffs are set to begin

Meta is stocking up on the report, mass layoffs are set to begin

The Meta Platforms Inc. pavilion on the opening day of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, Monday, May 23, 2022. Jason Alden | Bloomberg | Getty Images Shares of Facebook owner Meta rose 6.5% on Monday after a Wall Street Journal report over the weekend said the company could start layoffs as soon … Read more

Nancy Pelosi says attacks on husband will affect leadership decision

Nancy Pelosi says attacks on husband will affect leadership decision

US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) holds a press conference at the US Capitol in Washington on September 22, 2022. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the brutal attack on her husband in the home last month will affect her decision on whether to remain in the Democratic leadership of … Read more