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AstraZeneca, Delta rise; Pitney Bowes, AES fall

Dec. 30, 2020 4:20 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Acadia Healthcare Co., up $1.74 to $50.30. The behavioral healthcare services company will sell its U.K. business to Waterland Private Equity for about $1.35 billion. Pitney Bowes Inc., down 24 cents to $6.17. The mailing equipment and software company is adjusting prices to account for a...

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a press conference at Miraflores Presidential Palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, Dec 8, 2020. Maduro has cemented formal control over all major institutions of power in Venezuela with authorities reporting Monday that his political alliance easily won a majority in congress with 31% of Venezuelans eligible voters voting Sunday. (AP Photo/Matias Delacroix)

US sanctions tech company for aiding Maduro election gambit

Dec. 18, 2020 3:05 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — The Trump administration has imposed sanctions on an Argentine-owned technology company for helping Nicolás Maduro carry out recent legislative elections boycotted as fraudulent by the U.S.-backed opposition. The Caracas-based Ex-Cle CA provided the Maduro government with voting machines...

Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold speaks during a news conference about the the state's efforts to protect the process of casting a vote in the upcoming general election Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020, in downtown Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Colorado lawmakers clash over election integrity hearing

Dec. 15, 2020 5:21 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A top legal advisor to President Donald Trump was among those testifying at a Tuesday hearing called by Republican state lawmakers to look into any irregularities concerning Colorado's mail-in voting system — a system praised by both major parties as among the nation’s safest...

Editorial Roundup: US

Nov. 18, 2020 4:33 PM EST

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Nov. 17 The Minneapolis Star-Tribune on a recent judicial decision expanding courtroom access in the George Floyd case: Although Minnesota prosecutors are unhappy about the change, Minnesotans should applaud a recent judicial decision to allow...