GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. (AP) — Republicans ended their decade-long drought on big wins in Colorado on Tuesday after Rep. Cory Gardner defeated Sen Mark Udall in an election that served as a test of whether the GOP would win in a diverse, fast-growing swing state.
A two-term congressman who was considered one of his party's rising stars even before his dramatic entry into the Senate race eight months ago, Gardner was ahead of Udall 50-44 with nearly 90 percent of expected votes counted.
20:36 Pence again finds himself as Donald Trump’s clean-up man1
13:54 Trump’s election-rigging claim will backfire. Here’s the evidence3
22:15 GOP braces for Trump loss, roiled by refusal to accept election results1
15:29 Federal judge says Virginians will get another day and a half to register5