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NZ Prime Minister Reelected in Landslide

7 days ago   |   By Newser

She first gained international attention for her empathy while handling the 2019 Christchurch mosque shootings and the White Island volcano eruption. Then she led New Zealand out of the worst of the coronavirus outbreak. Now, another victory for Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern: She's won her reelection bid, in a landslide...
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Murkowski to back Barrett for Supreme Court, despite opposing GOP process

Murkowski to back Barrett for Supreme Court, despite opposing GOP process

Sen. Lisa Murkowski will vote to confirm Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, despite her opposition to moving forward in an election year. The Alaska Republican said... Read more ...

Thousands Of Early Voters Waited For Hours In Snaking Lines On Saturday To...

Thousands Of Early Voters Waited For Hours In Snaking Lines On Saturday To Cast Their Ballots

New York voters waited in long lines on the first day of early voting in their state. Voters also flooded polling sites in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Alabama and elsewhere. Read more ...

Trump: It Was an 'Honor' to Vote for a 'Guy Named Trump'

Trump: It Was an 'Honor' to Vote for a 'Guy Named Trump'

President Trump said he voted Saturday "for a guy named Trump" and called it an "honor" to cast his own ballot in his adopted home state of Florida before he jetted off to... Read more ...

Voting RIghts Advocates Hope To Stave Off Intimidation At Polls

Voting RIghts Advocates Hope To Stave Off Intimidation At Polls

A toxic political atmosphere and the prospect of armed poll monitors have some worried it might keep voters away. Read more ...

Takeaways From the Trump-Biden Clash

Takeaways From the Trump-Biden Clash

President Trump and Joe Biden shared a debate stage for the second and final time Thursday night-and it was a far more restrained affair than their first meeting, helped by the... Read more ...

Pennsylvania Supreme Court says ballots can't be rejected based on signature...

Pennsylvania Supreme Court says ballots can't be rejected based on signature comparisons

The Pennsylvania state Supreme Court ruled Friday that ballots in the state cannot be rejected because of signature comparisons, backing up guidance issued by the state's chief... Read more ...

Final debate ratings lag first showdown, 2016 numbers

Final debate ratings lag first showdown, 2016 numbers

About 63 million viewers tuned in for Thursday's presidential debate - a marked drop from the over 73 million who watched the candidates face off in September. The viewership... Read more ...

Trump And Biden Lawyers Bracing For White House Legal Battle

Trump And Biden Lawyers Bracing For White House Legal Battle

Both presidential candidates have built massive legal operations readying for a bitterly disputed race that may land at the Supreme Court. Read more ...

Trump tells Congress he intends to take Sudan off terror list

Trump tells Congress he intends to take Sudan off terror list

President Donald Trump said Friday that he has informed Congress of his intent to formally remove Sudan from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism in exchange for the... Read more ...

Senate goes into rare closed-door session as Dems try to delay Barrett...

Senate goes into rare closed-door session as Dems try to delay Barrett confirmation

The Senate went into a rare but brief closed session Friday, as Democrats sought to delay the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court. “I believe the Senate... Read more ...