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WASHINGTON | Republicans beginning to worry about Trump re-election

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s intensifying legal troubles are unnerving some of his fellow Republicans. Despite his brash stance, they believe the turmoil has left him increasingly vulnerable as he gears up for what is sure to be a nasty fight for re-election. Trump, ever confident of his ability to bend story lines to his … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Republicans beginning to worry about Trump re-election

RALEIGH, N.C. | GOP House candidate would back new election if fraud shown

RALEIGH, N.C. — The Republican candidate in North Carolina’s unresolved congressional race said Friday that he would support a new election if it’s proved that fraud changed the outcome of the contest, as further details emerged about his campaign owing money for ballot work that’s the focus of a state investigation. Mark Harris released a … Continue reading RALEIGH, N.C. | GOP House candidate would back new election if fraud shown

PARIS | French paramedics, students join cost-of-living protests

PARIS — Anti-government protesters gained new allies Monday as French paramedics and students joined ongoing rallies while the prime minister met with political rivals in a bid to ease the anger following riots that rocked Paris. Facing the most serious crisis since his election in May 2017, President Emmanuel Macron remained silent but met with … Continue reading PARIS | French paramedics, students join cost-of-living protests

U.S. Election Voter Rights: In a society and government that relies on technology, why are we recounting votes?

Election recount!  Why?  In the world of technology miracles that we live, the election process is still in the stone age.  Why?  Is it left to vulnerabilities intentionally? The U.S. government has rightfully accepted technology and leveraged it to protect our nation, but the election process remains in the stone age, which is allowing this … Continue reading U.S. Election Voter Rights: In a society and government that relies on technology, why are we recounting votes?

NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks rally on Wall Street post-election

NEW YORK  — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 3:16 p.m. Stocks are sharply higher on Wall Street as investors are relieved that midterm elections went as they had expected, leaving split control of Congress. Health care stocks did especially well Wednesday after the Democrats took control of the House of … Continue reading NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks rally on Wall Street post-election