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The Latest: Ardoin wins Louisiana secretary of state race

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – The Latest on Louisiana’s runoff election (all times local): 9:30 p.m. Republican Kyle Ardoin will hang onto the Louisiana secretary of state’s job he’s been handling since May, when his former boss resigned [...]

The Latest: Missouri lawmaker cites business while resigning

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Latest on resignations in the Missouri Legislature (all times local): 2:15 p.m. A Missouri lawmaker who resigned just one minute before new lobbying limits took effect says he quit in order to focus on private-sector [...]

The Latest: Republican wins Georgia elections chief runoff

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) – The Latest on Georgia’s Secretary of State race (all times local): 10:20 p.m. Republican Brad Raffensperger has been elected Georgia’s new elections chief amid a debate over access to the polls and election security. Raffensperger [...]

The Latest: Hall of Fame event mixes celebration, activism

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – The Latest on the California Hall of Fame induction (all times local): 8:15 p.m. Eight Californians known for their activism, artistry and historic achievements have been inducted into the California Hall of [...]

Rio de Janeiro governor arrested, latest in ‘Car Wash’ probe

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – The governor of the state of Rio de Janeiro has been arrested for allegedly receiving bribes. Gov. Luiz Fernando Pezao was taken into custody by federal police at the governor’s palace early Thursday. A statement [...]

The Latest: ‘Steady but slow’ turnout in Mississippi runoff

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The Latest on a U.S. Senate runoff election in Mississippi (all times local): 11:35 a.m. Leah Rupp Smith, spokeswoman for the Mississippi secretary of state’s office, says voter turnout is “steady but slow” [...]

The Latest: Conway says she feels for moms, kids at border

SAN DIEGO (AP) – The Latest on the Trump administration’s position on the migrant caravans (all times local): 9:55 a.m. President Donald Trump’s counselor Kellyanne Conway says she feels for the mothers and children seeking asylum [...]

The Latest: Dem touts ‘diversity’ in Mississippi Senate race

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The Latest on a U.S. Senate runoff election in Mississippi (all times local): 5 p.m. A black Democrat running for U.S. Senate in Mississippi says he would bring experience of “diversity” and “inclusion” to [...]

The Latest: Brindisi says race against Tenney is over in NY

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) – The Latest on two unfinished congressional races in upstate New York (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Democrat Anthony Brindisi says updated vote counts show he will defeat Republican U.S. Rep. Claudia Tenney in an upstate [...]

Trump vows to battle judges after latest immigration court defeat

President Trump vowed to retaliate Tuesday against liberal judges on the West Coast who he said appear to have it in for him, commenting hours after an Obama-appointed judge delivered yet another legal spanking to the administration on immigration [...]