58 People in Sheffield want Elmo as their MP

A man in an Elmo costume got 58 votes in the Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough by-election on 5 May. The New Fathers 4 Justice campaigner Bobby Smith was standing for the Give Me Back Elmo Party in the by-election won by Labour candidate Gill Furniss, who was the wife of former MP Harry Harpham. May 6, 2016

John Kasich suspends campaign

Republican John Kasich ends his presidential bid, leaving Donald Trumps path clear to capture the Republican nomination for the 8 November election. May 5, 2016