Gingrich to drop out of the race, Fox and CNN report 


Newt Gingrich is expected to withdraw next week from the U.S. Republican presidential contest, CNN said on Wednesday, a day after Mitt Romney added to his commanding lead in the Republican race with primary wins in five states.


Photo credit: Newt Gingrich reacts as he stands with his wife Callista while watching four-year-old Raphael Ploski after his rally in Concord, North Carolina, April 24, 2012. REUTERS/Chris Keane

Gingrich to drop out of the race, Fox and CNN reportĀ 


Newt Gingrich is expected to withdraw next week from the U.S. Republican presidential contest, CNN said on Wednesday, a day after Mitt Romney added to his commanding lead in the Republican race with primary wins in five states.



Photo credit: Newt Gingrich reacts as he stands with his wife Callista while watching four-year-old Raphael Ploski after his rally in Concord, North Carolina, April 24, 2012. REUTERS/Chris Keane