Algerians keep up pressure after president’s half-concession

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian students are protesting President Abdelaziz Bouteflika‘s decision to delay presidential elections…

The Latest: Trump to seek another $8.6 billion for wall

WASHINGTON(AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump‘s budget proposal for the 2020 budget. (all times local):…

7-phased voting for India’s national election in April, May

NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s Election Commission announced Sunday that the upcoming national election will be…

House OKs election, ethics overhaul; Senate to slam door

WASHINGTON(AP)  — Newly empowered House Democrats approved a centerpiece of their agenda Friday, a sweeping plan…

As 2020 nears, pressure grows to replace voting machines

ATLANTA (AP) — Time and money are running short for states to replace aging or inadequate…

Algeria’s Bouteflika due to submit candidacy amid protests

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria’s Constitutional Council has been placed under high security as President Abdelaziz…

5 years on, Malaysia open to proposals to resume MH370 hunt

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s transport minister said Sunday that the government is open to…

Estonians head to polls with populists seen making inroads

TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Estonians have started voting in a parliamentary election in the small Baltic…

Cohen threatened Trump’s schools not to share grades, scores

FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News) The former personal lawyer for President Donald Trump says he threatened legal…

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is declared the winner of delayed election in Africa’s most populous country

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is declared the winner of delayed election in…

Joe Biden: ‘Don’t be surprised’ if I run for president

Former Vice President Joe Biden strongly signaled Tuesday that he could soon launch a campaign for…

Key Sanders 2016 strategists won’t return for 2020 campaign

WASHINGTON / FEBRUARY 26, 2019 (STL.News) Three strategists who played key roles in Sen. Bernie Sanders’…

Russia’s ex-cyber security chief gets 22-year sentence

MOSCOW (AP) — A court in Moscow on Tuesday sentenced a senior Russian cyber intelligence official…

Ukraine’s ex-PM calls for president to be impeached

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s former prime minister has called for the president to be impeached…

Nigerian president’s campaign says they have numbers to win

KANO, Nigeria (AP) — A spokesman for Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari‘s campaign asserted Tuesday they have…

Nigerians start another day of waiting on election results

KANO, Nigeria (AP) — Radios and WhatsApp groups pinged to life on Tuesday as anxious Nigerians…

2020 Democratic hopefuls embrace new meaning of reparations

Several Democratic presidential candidates are embracing reparations for the descendants of slaves — but not in…

As Nigeria counts votes, observers criticize delays in poll

KANO, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria’s electoral commission on Monday began announcing official results from the country’s…

DAKAR, Senegal | Senegal president’s party say results show he won vote

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Senegal’s prime minister claims that incumbent president Macky Sall has won re-election,…

YOLA, Nigeria | The Latest: Nigerian police arrest 128 over vote offenses

YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — The latest on Nigeria’s election (all times local): 11:25 p.m. Nigerian police…

CHISINAU, Moldova | Early results: no party secures majority in Moldova ballot

CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Early results from Moldova’s parliamentary elections show no party has secured a…

KANO, Nigeria | Some polling units still open in Nigeria, day after voting

KANO, Nigeria (AP) — Some polling stations remained open across Nigeria Sunday as votes were being…

YOLA, Nigeria | In Nigeria vote, armed vigilantes work to keep the peace

YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Thousands of civilian volunteers who call themselves the Vigilante Group of Nigeria…

YOLA, Nigeria | Nigeria counts votes as nation awaits election outcome

YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Vote counting continued Sunday as Nigerians awaited the outcome of a presidential…

MOSCOW | Russian opens money laundering probe involving Moldova

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian Interior Ministry says that it has launched a money laundering probe…

YOLA, Nigeria | In Nigeria, Boko Haram violence disenfranchises many voters

YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Mariam Musa gestured with her hand toward her mouth, twisting her face…

JOHANNESBURG | South African president to give State of Nation address

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa was set to give his second State of…

WARSAW, Poland | Poland’s ruling populists face setback in mayoral races

WARSAW, Poland— Poland’s populist ruling party has suffered a blow in the country’s mayoral races, with…

SINGAPORE | Mattis: Afghan attack will not shake US commitment

SINGAPORE  — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Friday the killing of a powerful police chief…

KABUL, Afghanistan | Taliban attack kills top Afghan officials, US general unhurt

KABUL, Afghanistan — A high-level meeting to lay out security plans for Afghanistan’s upcoming parliamentary elections…