Elections

The Latest: Texas House OKs property tax bill cities oppose

Aug 13, 2017

The Texas House has advanced a bill designed to lower property taxes over objections from top cities, who say it will hamstring their budgets

The Latest: Venezuela body sets October date for elections

Aug 12, 2017

Venezuela's newly installed constitutional assembly has decided to push up gubernatorial elections by two months to October, though many in the opposition see it as a false promise unlikely to ever materialize

Egypt's Moussa rejects calls to extend presidential terms

Aug 12, 2017

The head of the panel that drafted Egypt's 2014 constitution, possibly the most progressive in the country's history, has denounced calls to amend the charter, saying parliament should focus instead on implementing it

The Latest: Witnesses say Kenya police assault journalists

Aug 12, 2017

The Latest: Witnesses say Kenya police assault journalists amid post-election protests

Anti-Islam candidate among contenders to lead Britain's UKIP

Aug 12, 2017

Eleven candidates are vying to lead Britain's right-wing U.K. Independence Party, including the founder of an anti-Islam organization

Merkel emphasizes German prosperity, security at rally

Aug 12, 2017

German Chancellor Angela Merkel opened the final phase of her election campaign by emphasizing the growth in economic security and prosperity achieved in her dozen years at the helm

Lawmakers facing corruption charges see hope in court ruling

Aug 12, 2017

Onetime lawmakers facing corruption charges are keeping judges busy with claims that a Supreme Court ruling narrowing the definition of public corruption proves their innocence

Democrats use bus tour to criticize GOP health care vote

Aug 12, 2017

Democrats turn to bus tour to stir up opposition to GOP over health care vote

The Latest: GOP Sen. Jeff Flake facing challenges in Arizona

Aug 11, 2017

Republican Sen. Jeff Flake is crisscrossing Arizona during the August congressional recess as he works to shore up his backing ahead of a tough 2018 re-election race

Sen. Jeff Flake working Arizona as he faces tough 2018 race

Aug 11, 2017

Republican Sen. Jeff Flake has spent the first part of the August congressional recess touring the U.S.-Mexico border, visiting a wildfire-scarred town in Arizona and giving a speech to business leaders

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