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<p>Republican Senate candidate Christine O'Donnell jokes with a supporter while waiting to be interviewed at her election night party Tuesday on Dover, Del. O'Donnell, backed by Tea Party organizers, won a Republican primary battle with Rep. Mike Castle for the U.S. Senate seat in Delaware.</p>

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More success to shout about
September 15, 2010 9 p.m.

More success to shout about

Big night for Tea Party: O'Donnell wins Delaware primary

WASHINGTON (AP) - Virtually unknown a month ago, Christine O'Donnell rode a surge of support from tea party activists to victory in Delaware's Republican Senate primary Tuesday night, dealing yet another setback to the GOP establishment in a campaign season full of them. A second insurgent trailed narrowly in a long, late count for the GOP nomination in New Hampshire.