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Cuban constitutional reform spawns unusual public debate

Oct. 11, 2018 12:04 AM EDT

HAVANA (AP) — In a country with no opinion polls, campaigns or independent mass media, a series of meetings on reforming Cuba's constitution has spawned a highly unusual debate on the island's political system and values. At a half-dozen public forums attended by Associated Press journalists this month,...

Arizona campaigns suspend activity following McCain's death

Aug. 27, 2018 8:39 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Three Arizona Republicans are vying to compete for the Senate seat being vacated by Jeff Flake just days after the death of the state's longtime senator, John McCain. The GOP winner will likely face Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, the front-runner in the Democratic primary. Noting McCain's death,...