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Namibia’s president wins another term but support drops

Nov. 30, 2019 4:34 PM EST

WINDHOEK, Namibia (AP) — Namibia’s president won another term Saturday but the longtime ruling party lost its powerful two-thirds majority in its most challenging election since independence nearly 30 years ago. The southern African nation’s electoral commission said President Hage Geingob...

Georgia high court affirms dismissal of election challenge

Oct. 31, 2019 3:38 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's highest court on Thursday affirmed a lower court dismissal of a lawsuit challenging the outcome of last year's race for lieutenant governor in a case that put a spotlight on the outdated voting machines the state is in the process of replacing. The lawsuit alleged that an...

RNC says it 'wholeheartedly' backs Trump in impeachment

Oct. 25, 2019 4:10 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican National Committee moved Friday in an extraordinary vote to express that it "now more than ever wholeheartedly supports" President Donald Trump as he confronts House Democrats' impeachment probe. The national party's governing body expressed solidarity with Trump in...

Head of Bulgarian Radio ousted for move to silence critics

Oct. 17, 2019 11:32 AM EDT

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — A state media regulator is ousting the head of Bulgarian National Radio for switching its main news channel off the air for several hours last month in what was widely seen as an attempt to mute some critical journalists' voices. The Council for Electronic Media, a five-member panel,...