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JACKSON, Miss | The Latest: Hyde-Smith vows to represent all Mississippi

JACKSON, Miss. — The Latest on a U.S. Senate runoff election in Mississippi (all times local): 10:15 p.m. Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith says she will work hard to represent everyone in Mississippi regardless of whether they voted for her. Hyde-Smith was speaking to supporters Tuesday after winning the Mississippi Senate race runoff. She beat Democrat Mike … Continue reading JACKSON, Miss | The Latest: Hyde-Smith vows to represent all Mississippi

HARARE, Zimbabwe | The Latest: Zimbabwe president’s inauguration set for Sunday

HARARE, Zimbabwe— The Latest on Zimbabwe’s disputed presidential election (all times local): 6 p.m. A spokesman for Zimbabwe’s ruling party says the inauguration of President Emmerson Mnangagwa will be on Sunday after the constitutional court upheld his election win. Paul Mangwana says the daylong event at the National Sports Stadium in the capital, Harare, will … Continue reading HARARE, Zimbabwe | The Latest: Zimbabwe president’s inauguration set for Sunday

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia | The Latest: Cambodia’s Hun Sen gains expected election win

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — The Latest on Cambodia’s national election (all times local): 10:20 p.m. Cambodia’s chief government spokesman says the country’s ruling party has won the general election, ensuring that Prime Minister Hun Sen, who has led the country for 33 years, will serve another five year-term. Khieu Kanharith, who is also information minister, … Continue reading PHNOM PENH, Cambodia | The Latest: Cambodia’s Hun Sen gains expected election win

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia | The Latest: Cambodia’s Hun Sen on his way to election win

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia  — The Latest on Cambodia’s national election (all times local): 9:40 p.m. Preliminary partial vote counts from Cambodia’s national election show Prime Minister Hun Sen’s ruling party well on its way to victory as expected for almost all of the 125 National Assembly seats, with the longtime leader on the verge of … Continue reading PHNOM PENH, Cambodia | The Latest: Cambodia’s Hun Sen on his way to election win

MADISON, Wis. | Election win puts Democrats close to taking Wisconsin Senate

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Democratic win in another Wisconsin special election has the party within striking distance of recapturing the state Senate and ending Gov. Scott Walker and his fellow Republicans’ stranglehold on state government, a priority for Democrats nationally as another round of redistricting nears. Many in the party acknowledge overlooking local races … Continue reading MADISON, Wis. | Election win puts Democrats close to taking Wisconsin Senate

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia  | Opposition election win in Malaysia ups economic uncertainty

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia  — The election victory of opposition parties led by Malaysia’s former authoritarian leader Mahathir Mohamad has raised uncertainty for the economy and for big projects linked to China’s regional infrastructure initiative. However, analysts said Thursday that Mahathir’s strong track record in handling the Asian financial crisis of two decades ago could put … Continue reading KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia  | Opposition election win in Malaysia ups economic uncertainty