Ohio Democrat Emilia Sykes wins competitive House race

Democrat Emilia Sykes, a four-term state lawmaker, won the election for Ohio’s 13th Congressional District, according to the Associated Press, defeating Republican Madison Gesiotto Gilbert.  The 13th district was one of the most competitive House races in Ohio, leaning slightly in President Biden’s favor during the 2020 election. MIDTERM ELECTIONS 2022: LIVE UPDATES Ohio House […]

California overwhelming votes no on sports betting

LOS ANGELES — The most expensive ballot proposition gamble in U.S. history went bust Tuesday as California voters overwhelmingly rejected sports betting, shooting down initiatives by Native American tribes and the gaming industry. The two groups raised nearly $600 million in competing efforts to expand gambling and try to capture a piece of a potential […]

Kevin McCarthy declares GOP will take majority in the House, push out Pelosi as speaker

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy declared victory on Tuesday saying that Republicans had secured enough seats to flip control of the U.S. House of Representatives.  “I want to thank the millions of supporters across this country,” said McCarthy, R-Calif. “It is clear we are going to take the House back.”  McCarthy told a throng of […]

North Dakota, Arkansas voters strike down measures to legalize recreational marijuana

Voters in North Dakota and Arkansas have rejected measures to legalize marijuana, while those in Maryland have approved legalization. Similar measures also were on the ballot in Missouri and South Dakota. In North Dakota, the initiative would have allowed people 21 and older to legally use marijuana at home as well as possess and cultivate […]

Democrat Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers defeats Republican challenger for second term

Fox News can now project that Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers, the Democratic incumbent, has defeated GOP challenger Tim Michels. With this win, Evers takes a second term in office. Evers was first sworn in as the 46th Governor of Wisconsin in 2019 and sought re-elections in the midterms this fall. Michels, a self-proclaimed “political outsider,” […]

Georgetown snaps 21-game losing streak with OT win vs. Coppin State

On Nov. 27, 1972, John Thompson Jr. made his coaching debut at Georgetown, where he led the program to the 1984 national title and turned the Hoyas into a college basketball powerhouse. On Tuesday, nearly 50 years after Thompson’s reign began, Georgetown snapped a 21-game losing streak. Prior to Georgetown’s 99-89 overtime win against Coppin […]

Georgia authorities search for two suspects following SWAT standoff, fatal shooting

Georgia authorities continued to search for two suspects Tuesday following an hours-long SWAT standoff in connection with a fatal shooting earlier in the day, the Hall County Sheriff’s Department confirmed to Fox News Digital. Christopher Dixon, 25, was shot once in the chest in a residential area of Gainesville, Georgia, at about 10:25 Tuesday morning […]