Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell, right, and his wife Elaine Chao wave to his supporters following his victory in the republican primary Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at the Mariott Louisville East in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

GOP avoids past mistakes in Senate picks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tuesday’s elections are the best proof yet that Republicans are avoiding previous mistakes and improving their chances of …

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Va. redistricting lawsuit heads to court

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A lawsuit accusing the General Assembly of “racial gerrymandering” is headed to trial. A federal judge in Richmond is s…