Its oil-driven economy is less flush, for one. The governor’s harsh rhetoric while on the national stump, too, has eroded her support at home.
Neck-and-neck US Senate race in Minnesota, down to a handful of votes, will require a recount.
The Alaska Republican faces an uphill battle to win a seventh full term.
Republicans hope to head off a filibuster-proof Senate controlled by Democrats.
San Francisco will vote in November on a ballot to save the military program in schools.
The US Senate passed a deal Wednesday to let America join Russia and France in supplying India's huge energy needs.
Five justices footnote their June opinion about a 'national consensus' against using the death penalty for child rapists.