comments_image Comments

Minority candidates Haley, Scott secure nominations in South Carolina

Voters reject deceased Senator Strom Thurmond's son in favor of black lawmaker Nikki Haley, an Indian-American woman, handily won the Republican nomination for governor and Tim Scott, a black lawmaker, grabbed the GOP nod for a House seat in South Carolina primary runoffs Tuesday, a fresh sign of racial progress in the Deep South and [...]
Today's Top Stories