Maduro declared winner in disputed Venezuela election
Venezuelans vote Sunday in a presidential election with Nicolas Maduro expected to win a second six-year term, despite a deepening crisis that's made food scarce and inflation soar as oil production in the once...
US relations under Trump dominate Mexico presidential debate
Mexico's turbulent relationship with the U.S. government under President Donald Trump dominated the country's second presidential debate with all candidates insisting the relationship must be based on mutual respect.
The Latest: Maduro celebrates re-election, urges dialogue
Pope Francis is praying that "beloved" Venezuela's people and rulers will wisely choose peace and unity as the nation elects a new president.
Trump 'demands' Justice Department investigate FBI
Trump says he'll demand that the Justice Department review whether the department or the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes.
Iraq's al-Sadr, promising reform, is constrained by Iran
Iraq's Muqtada al-Sadr, the maverick Shiite cleric whose political coalition beat out Iran's favored candidates to come in first in national elections, says he wants to form a government that puts Iraqis first.
Black women look to flex power in Georgia governor's race
In Georgia governor's race, black women seek to shape the state's political landscape.
2018 midterms show start of Democratic scramble for 2020
The 2018 midterm campaign shows signs of a Democratic scramble to reclaim the White House in 2020.
Mnuchin says NAFTA negotiations could spill into 2019
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says efforts to renegotiate a trade agreement with Canada and Mexico could spill into next year.
Florida's expensive race for governor highlights lax laws
Florida's wide-open race for governor won't be decided for another six months, but it's already triggered a wave of expensive TV ad buys from groups taking advantage of gray areas in the state's campaign finance laws.
2018 midterms: An early heat for 2020 Democrats?
Look closely enough at the 2018 midterm campaign and you'll see the stirrings of a Democratic scramble to reclaim the White House from President Donald Trump.
Election hacking puts focus on paperless voting machines
As the midterm congressional primaries heat up amid fears of Russian hacking, 1 in 5 Americans will be casting their ballots on machines that do not produce a paper record of their votes.
Amid #MeToo, more colleges host women as graduation speakers
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Transgender mayor ousted by voters in tiny Texas town
The mayor of a small Texas town who came out as transgender after being appointed to the job has been voted out of office.