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Dutch vote in provincial elections days after tram attack

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) – Dutch voters are casting ballots in regional elections that are seen as passing a midterm judgment on the ruling national coalition of Prime Minister Mark Rutte and could indirectly eliminate his majority [...]

Theresa May Is Warned She Cannot Hold a Third Vote on Her Brexit Plan

LONDON — After two crushing defeats in Parliament for her plan for Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May nonetheless had high hopes of cajoling or threatening enough recalcitrant lawmakers to win [...]

Trump says he told House GOP to ‘play along’ on Mueller report vote

“I told leadership to let all Republicans vote for transparency,” President Donald Trump wrote online. | Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> President Donald Trump on Saturday said he encouraged [...]

National emergency senate vote count: Here’s how senators voted

The Senate on Thursday voted to overturn President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency, a harsh rebuke of the president’s attempt to go around Congress to fund a border wall. Twelve Republicans defected and joined all Democrats [...]

Senate deals blow to Trump in vote to terminate border emergency

President Donald Trump urged Republicans to stand with him ahead of the vote, tweeting “a vote for today’s resolution by Republican Senators is a vote for Nancy Pelosi, Crime, and the Open Border Democrats!” | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty [...]

Trump, GOP watch for Tillis vote on border emergency

WASHINGTON (AP) – The White House is watching him. Republicans in Washington and battleground North Carolina are taking note. And Sen. Thom Tillis is again in the tense middle of a test of how closely he’ll stand with President Donald [...]

Senate rebuffs Trump with vote cutting off U.S. support in Yemen

Yemeni fighters from the Popular Resistance Committees, supporting forces loyal to Yemen’s Saudi-backed government, march past portraits of President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi in Taiz on Monday. | Ahmad Al-Basha/AFP/Getty Images Congress Several [...]

Ahead of a Crucial Brexit Vote, Bad News for May

LONDON — Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan for Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union was hanging by a thread on Tuesday after the attorney general, Geoffrey Cox, said that last-minute pledges from the bloc did not fundamentally [...]

Brexit Vote Looming, Theresa May Scrambles for E.U. Help

On the eve of a critical parliamentary vote, Britain’s prime minister, Theresa May, flew to Strasbourg, France, on Monday in the hope of rescuing her unpopular plan for exiting the European Union from a second, potentially terminal, [...]

Erie women fight to vote: A look at suffrage movement

[unable to retrieve full-text content] ERIE, Pa. (AP) – Who fought for women’s right to vote in Erie County? ‘Shop girls,’ bankers’ wives and teachers. It was one of the largest grassroots movements in American [...]