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Dem infighting over abortion ‘litmus test’ poses new headache

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Washington Democrats are facing a new backlash from pro-choice and liberal groups, after a party leader declared no “litmus test” for pro-life, 2018 House candidates. Continue reading

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Moore, Strange head to Alabama Senate runoff

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Republican and Democratic primary voters in Alabama are choosing nominees for the seat vacated by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Continue reading

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Venezuela troops guard prosecutor’s office as foes targeted

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Security forces surrounded the entrance to Venezuela’s chief prosecutor’s office Saturday ahead of a session of the newly installed constitutional assembly that is expected to debate removing the onetime loyalist turned arch government critic. Continue reading

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Vladimir Putin fights election-tampering accusations with his own shots at US

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Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday turned the tables on claims the Kremlin meddled in the U.S. presidential election, with a feisty Putin accusing American spies of “crude and systematic” widespread interference in Russian affairs. Continue reading

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Montana election: Gianforte, Quist, and what to know about the race

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Montana is holding a special election on Thursday for the state’s congressional seat. Here’s what to know about what’s going on. Continue reading

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Iranian conservative drops out of race to back candidate challenging President Rouhani

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A conservative candidate dropped out of the Iranian presidential election to back a hard-liner challenging President Hassan Rouhani. The election will take place on May 19. Continue reading

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Angela Merkel’s conservative party wins crucial German regional election

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union defeated the Social Democrats in a state election, delivering an upset to the Social Democrats who have led the region for years. Continue reading

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Scottish politician wants to bring back the guillotine

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Gisela Allen also wants to raise the retirement, get rid of sex education in schools and abolish golf courses. Continue reading

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Macron gains backing of French political establishment fearful of Le Pen

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Following Macron’s win on Sunday – and the second place finish by far-right National Front candidate Marine Le Pen – many of the defeated presidential contenders threw their voice behind the centrist frontrunner ahead of the May 7 run-off. Continue reading

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Paris terror attack halts presidential campaign, but looms large as vote nears

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An apparent terror attack at one of Paris’ most storied landmarks has forced an early end to campaigning in Sunday’s presidential election, but the murder of a cop on the Champs-Elysees could have a huge effect on the race even as candidates are silenced. Continue reading

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Huffington Post blogger suggests taking away white men’s right to vote

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A blog post published Thursday on the Huffington Post’s South African version of the site advocated stripping white men of their right to vote. Continue reading

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Illinois village to resolve election tie with coin flip

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The next president of a Southern Illinois community will be decided by the flip of a coin. Continue reading

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Russia’s next stop: Europe

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Rep. Devin Nunes, chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, last week accused Russia not only of meddling in the U.S. elections, but also having a hand in Europe’s political contests. Continue reading

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Leader of Italy’s ‘Trump Party’ looks to jump-start disillusioned voters

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Gianni Musetti, a 31-year-old political hopeful from the Tuscan town of Carrara, recently launched the “Trump Party” in what he calls an attempt to “enliven” Italy’s center-right political movement and speak directly to the country’s disillusioned voters. Continue reading

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She guarded Trump’s star, but still hasn’t saved herself from LA streets

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On the morning of Oct. 27, soon after a pickax-wielding man demolished Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, a woman in a gray sweatshirt arrived on the scene to protect the vandalized monument. Continue reading

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Farrakhan sees a new opening for black separatist message

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Minister Louis Farrakhan, head of the Nation of Islam, spoke from a podium draped in the red, black and green of the Pan-African flag, a symbol of black pride. Continue reading

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Outrage and fear fuel continuing anti-Trump protests

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Spurred by fear and outrage, protesters around the country rallied and marched Friday as they have done daily since Donald Trump’s presidential election victory. Continue reading

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Ecuador says it has ‘temporarily restricted’ WikiLeaks founder Assange’s internet access

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Ecuador’s government acknowledged Tuesday that it has “temporarily restricted” internet access at its embassy in London for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s after the website published a trove documents from Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. Continue reading

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Hurricane causes judges to extend voter registration in North Carolina, Georgia

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Judges in Georgia and North Carolina on Friday ordered state election officials to extend voter-registration deadlines in some counties due to disruptions caused by Hurricane Matthew, which forced thousands of people to evacuate and temporarily closed … Continue reading

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Hacker known as ‘Guccifer,’ only player in Clinton email affair to do time, sent back to Romania

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Of all the players in Hillary Clinton’s email scandal, the only one to do time is the man who first revealed to the world that former secretary of state and potential future president used the private email address hdr22@clintonemail.com to send and receive classified materials. Continue reading

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Trump ally paid sexual assault victim critical of Clinton

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A sexual-assault victim who is critical of Hillary Clinton and who appeared alongside Donald Trump before Sunday night’s debate was paid $2,500 by a political action committee founded by Trump ally Roger Stone. Continue reading

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Nationalist parties win local elections in Bosnia

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Preliminary results early Monday morning show that nationalist parties, including one that wants to break away from Bosnia, easily won local elections held in Bosnia. Continue reading

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Russian elections strengthen Putin’s hand despite nation’s economic woes

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It was no surprise that Vladimir Putin’s United Russia party took the lion’s share of votes in Sunday’s parliament elections, but the real suspense was in whether any genuine opposition would make it into the mix and if a repeat of the 2011 protests over voter fraud would resurface. Continue reading

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Court denies Virginia GOP’s challenge on felon voting rights

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The Virginia Supreme Court has rejected the latest challenge to the governor’s efforts to restore voting rights to thousands of felons. Continue reading

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Laura Ingraham: To boost a sagging Hillary, Obama brags about the sagging economy

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The typical American household is worse off now than before the president was elected Continue reading

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‘Special Report Sunday w/Bret Baier’ to bring election and news coverage to weekends

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Fox News will expand its coverage of the 2016 presidential campaign by bringing the top-rated weekday show “Special Report w/ Bret Baier” to Sunday evenings, beginning this weekend. Continue reading

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North Carolina election officials plan to settle early voting disputes

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North Carolina election officials are scrutinizing proposed early voting schedules in a third of the state’s counties that were altered when a federal appeals court struck down ballot access laws written by Republicans. Continue reading

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Super Tuesday: Voters in CT, DE, MD, PA AND RI Head to the Polls

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primary elections in Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island. Continue reading

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Kasich and Cruz Team Up in Bid to Deny Trump Nomination; Pressure Grows on Sanders to Get Out

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Kasich and Cruz team up against Trump. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump begin attacking each other. Pressure on Sanders to get out Continue reading

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Super Tuesday: Battle for the East

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CT, DE, PA, MD and RI voters get their shot at shaping race for the White House on Tuesday Continue reading

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Clinton and Trump Win Big in New York Resetting Race Once Again

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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump scored major victories in New York’s primary. Continue reading

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It’s Up to You, New York, New York

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New York votes in key presidential primary. Continue reading

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One Week Until New York Primary

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one week until New York primary. New polls have Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Top Continue reading

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