Senegal’s electoral commission says President Macky Sall has won a second term with more than 58 percent of the vote

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Senegal’s electoral commission says President Macky Sall has won a second term…

WASHINGTON | ‘Look at me:’ Women confront Flake on Kavanaugh support

WASHINGTON — Two women cornered Sen. Jeff Flake in an elevator Friday, moments after he announced…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Democrat Donnelly a ‘no’ vote on Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh (all times local): 12:30…

WASHINGTON | McConnell says Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh to receive up-or-down vote in the Senate ‘in the near future’

WASHINGTON — McConnell says Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh to receive up-or-down vote in the Senate ‘in…

A far-right party is in third place with more than half of the vote in Sweden’s parliamentary election counted.

STOCKHOLM — A far-right party is in third place with more than half of the vote…

Missouri Political News: Ashcroft Encourages Missourians to Vote, Visits Local Election Officials

Jefferson City, MO — Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft is encouraging eligible Missourians to get…

WASHINGTON | Senate calls for more say on tariffs in bipartisan vote

WASHINGTON  — Lawmakers went on record Wednesday to express their frustration with the Trump administration’s growing…

ATHENS, Greece  | Greek lawmakers debate no-confidence vote amid name dispute

ATHENS, Greece  — Greek lawmakers debated for a second day Friday a no-confidence motion against the…

BUJUMBURA, Burundi  | ‘Castrate the enemy’: Violence grips Burundi ahead of vote

BUJUMBURA, Burundi  — One ruling party official urged supporters “to castrate the enemy.” Another called for…

Declassify? House Dems vote to air their Russia-probe memo

WASHINGTON/February 5, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The House intelligence committee’s probe of Russian interference in the 2016 election…

Gay marriage ruling boosts evangelical in Costa Rica vote

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica/February 03, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)— An international court ruling saying Costa Rica should allow same-sex marriage…

The Latest: Trump urges GOP to vote on his immigration plan

WASHINGTON/February 01, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Latest on efforts to reach a deal on immigration in Congress (all…

Romania to vote for first female premier amid protests

BUCHAREST, Romania/January 29, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Viorica Dancila is expected to win parliamentary approval Monday to become Romania’s…

Finns vote in presidential election; incumbent the favorite

HELSINKI/January 28, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Finns are casting ballots in a presidential election, with incumbent Sauli Niinisto considered…

Cypriots vote for new president

NICOSIA, Cyprus /January 27, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Cypriots are voting for a new president they hope…

Lawmakers vote to outlaw references to ‘Polish death camps’

WARSAW, Poland/January 26, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The lower house of the Polish parliament approved a bill Friday that…

The Latest: Doug Jones says he’ll vote for budget bill

WASHINGTON/January 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the budget battle in Congress (all times local):…

NAACP Image Awards starts with a call to get out the vote

LOS ANGELES/January 15, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The NAACP Image Awards kicked off Monday night with six powerful…

Czechs vote for president; anti-migrant incumbent is favored

PRAGUE/January 13, 2018(AP)(STL.News)—The Czechs are casting ballots for a second day in their presidential election. President…

The Latest: Jailed activist: Catalan vote lacked validity

MADRID/January 11, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The Latest on the restive Spanish region of Catalonia (all times local): 1:20…

Catalan vote does little to clarify Spanish region’s future

BARCELONA, Spain /December 22, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  Spain’s worst political crisis in decades showed few signs…

The Latest: Catalan republicans urge Spain to accept vote

BARCELONA, Spain /December 22, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —The Latest on the election results in Catalonia (all times…

UN Security Council to vote on new North Korea sanctions

UNITED NATIONS /December 22, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —The U.N. Security Council is meeting Friday to vote on…

Tie vote declared in pivotal Virginia House district

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. /December 21, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — A court has now declared a tie in…

US envoy says Trump will take vote on Jerusalem ‘personally’

UNITED NATIONS  /December 20, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley threatened U.N. member states with…

House passes massive tax package; Senate to vote next

WASHINGTON Spain /December 19, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Gleeful Republicans on Tuesday muscled the most sweeping rewrite…

McCain goes to Arizona for Christmas, will miss tax vote

WASHINGTON / December 18, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Republican Sen. John McCain has returned to Arizona to…

Commuters lose transit, parking, biking benefits in tax bill

WASHINGTON / December 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Count commuters among the losers in the Republican tax…

Illinois House leader: Revenue vote now set for weekend

SPRINGFIELD, IL/July 1, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The speaker of the Illinois House on Saturday scheduled a…

Senate steers toward showdown vote next week on health bill

WASHINGTON/June 20, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Senate Republicans steered toward a potential showdown vote on their long-awaited…