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Israel’s ‘Zombie’ Voters Stagger to a Third Election, but Figure on a Fourth

JERUSALEM — Shame. Disgust. And not a little despair. Heading to the polls for a third time in less than a year is bringing out strong emotions in Israeli voters. “Everybody is laughing at us,” said Ange Galula, 72, shaking his [...]

Special election will fill seat of convicted west Philly Dem

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Voters in a west Philadelphia district will choose a new state representative on Tuesday to replace a freshman lawmaker who resigned after being accused of stealing from a nonprofit she founded. The election between [...]

Iran’s Stacked Election Is Expected to Produce a Hard-Line Parliament

When Iranians go to the polls on Friday they will be taking part in what may be the least representative and least fair election in the Islamic Republic’s history. While Iran’s parliamentary elections have never been free and democratic, [...]

Ghani Named Afghan Election Winner. His Opponent Claims Victory Too.

KABUL, Afghanistan — President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday was declared the winner of Afghanistan’s presidential vote after five months of delayed results and bitter dispute. But the announcement threatened to tip the country into a [...]

After 5-Month Delay, Ashraf Ghani Is Named Winner of Afghan Election

KABUL, Afghanistan — President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday was declared the winner of Afghanistan’s presidential vote after months of delayed results and bitter dispute. Opposition politicians have protested the result, threatening [...]

Big Election 2020 Update: The Iowa mess and more

Home News Big Election 2020 Update: The Iowa mess and more Lots of 2020 updates, from the Iowa mess to whether party-puritans are going to sink us in November. And hear the rest of our episodes, and support independent journalism, over at [...]

Online ads still vulnerable to manipulation in US election

Older men in Arkansas might see a close-up photo of President Donald Trump pumping his fist in the air, along with a message asking them to donate $ 30 to his campaign for a Super Bowl commercial. Middle-aged women in California might see [...]

Impeachment update, election update, Tulsi, and Picard!

Home News Impeachment update, election update, Tulsi, and Picard! In today’s UnPresidented Podcast, we cover the usual topics: impeachment and the election, so you don’t have to. John AravosisFollow me on Twitter: @aravosis | @americablog [...]

Netanyahu Withdraws Immunity Bid, Shifting Election Battleground

JERUSALEM — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has withdrawn his request for immunity from prosecution on corruption charges, he said Tuesday morning, complaining that he would not have gotten a fair shake from Parliament and had [...]

Italy Election Deals Blow to Nationalist Leader Salvini

ROME — The nationalist leader Matteo Salvini suffered a setback in his campaign to trigger the collapse of Italy’s government and set the stage for a return to power when his party’s candidate came up significantly short in a [...]