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Leftist teacher, political novice, is Peru's president-elect

12 days ago   |   By ABC News

A teacher in one of the poorest communities in the Andes who has never held office is now Peru's president-elect after officials in the South American country declared him the winner of a runoff election held last month
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Castillo named president-elect in Peru, Fujimori concedes

12 days ago   |   By Al Jazeera

The 51-year-old former rural teacher has promised to create a fairer and more equitable country.
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Leftist rural teacher declared president-elect in Peru

12 days ago   |   By ABC News

A rural teacher-turned-political novice has became the winner of Peru's presidential election after the country's longest electoral count in 40 years
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Leftist Rural Teacher Pedro Castillo Declared President-Elect In Peru

Leftist Rural Teacher Pedro Castillo Declared President-Elect In Peru

12 days ago   |   By NPR

The political novice won the election after the country's longest vote count in 40 years. He defeated right-wing politician Keiko Fujimori by just 44,000 votes.
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FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

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Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

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Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv...

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No bail for man accused of killing witness in a murder case

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Baltimore firefighter undergoes surgery after falling through floor, union says

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