Special elections

May 16, 2017 - 9:35 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Voters in South Carolina's 5th Congressional District are going to the polls to pick a Republican candidate for the seat given up when Rep. Mick Mulvaney became White House Budget director. A state representative and a former state representative are seeking the GOP nomination...
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May 16, 2017 - 6:57 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Voters in South Carolina's 5th Congressional District go to the polls to pick a Republican candidate for the seat given up when Rep. Mick Mulvaney became White House Budget director. A state representative and a former state representative are seeking the GOP nomination for...
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May 16, 2017 - 4:11 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Voters in some suburban Atlanta communities are choosing their next state senator. Democrat Christine Triebsch and Republican Kay Kirkpatrick are on Tuesday's ballot in the 32nd state Senate district. The district includes portions of Cobb and Fulton counties. The seat opened up when...
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Vice President Mike Pence tours the Westmoreland Coal Company's Absaloka Mine with Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, right, and Senator Steve Daines, second right, on the Crow Indian Reservation near Hardin, Mont., Friday, May 12, 2017. Pence will headline an evening rally in support of Republican Greg Gianforte, who is seeking the state's only congressional seat. (Larry Mayer/Billings Gazette via AP)
May 12, 2017 - 11:05 pm
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence rallied fellow Republicans in Montana Friday night in support of God, guns and Greg Gianforte, the GOP candidate vying for the state's only seat in the U.S. House. During a rally to draw voters to the polls for a May 25 special election, Pence avoided...
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May 11, 2017 - 8:02 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on the South Carolina special election (all times local): 8 p.m. Texas GOP Sen. Ted Cruz has joined the list of notables backing a candidate in the race to fill Mick Mulvaney's congressional seat. Cruz on Thursday issued a statement from his own campaign announcing...
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Donald Trump Jr. poses for a photo with supporters of Republican Greg Gianforte, at a rally in East Helena, Mont., Thursday, May 11, 2017. Trump Jr. urged voters to support Gianforte in the May 25 special U.S. House election to fill the seat of Ryan Zinke, now President Donald Trump's Interior secretary. (AP Photo/Bobby Caina Calvan)
May 11, 2017 - 7:29 pm
EAST HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Donald Trump Jr., the president's son, said political forces — even within the GOP — were working to undermine his father's administration, and he urged voters in Montana to send more Republicans to Washington who can help advance the Trump White House's agenda. "We need...
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Newly elected South Korean President Moon Jae-in takes an oath during his inauguration ceremony at the National Assembly in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Moon said Wednesday he was open to visiting rival North Korea under the right conditions to talk about Pyongyang's aggressive pursuit of nuclear-tipped missiles. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, Pool)
May 10, 2017 - 2:04 am
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on South Korea's new president (all times local): 2:45 p.m. New South Korean President Moon Jae-in has named his nominees for prime minister and the country's spy chief as he quickly moves to replace government officials he inherited from the ousted and jailed...
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FILE - In this April 14, 2017, file photo, former Nebraska Democratic state Sen. Heath Mello speaks during a mayoral debate against his Republican challenger, incumbent Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert in Omaha, Neb., ahead of the May 9, 2017, election. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File)
May 10, 2017 - 12:08 am
OMAHA, Nebraska (AP) — Democrat Heath Mello lost his race for Omaha mayor Tuesday in a setback for supporters who argued that the Democratic National Committee and abortion rights groups were wrong to attack the anti-abortion former state senator. Mello, a 37-year-old Catholic from Omaha's working-...
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New South Korea's President Moon Jae-in, center, writes down a visitor's book at the National Cemetery in Seoul, South Korea Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Moon visited the national cemetery where he honored the country's former presidents, independence fighters and war heroes as he began his presidential duties. (Kim Hong-ji/Pool Photo via AP)
May 09, 2017 - 10:43 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hours after celebrating his election win with thousands of supporters in wet Seoul streets, new South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday was quickly thrown into the job of leading a nation deeply split over its future and faced with growing threats from North Korea...
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Newly elected South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, shakes hands with neighbors and supporters in front of his house in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Hours after celebrating his election win with thousands of supporters in wet Seoul streets, new South Korean President Moon on Wednesday was quickly thrown into the job of navigating a nation deeply split over its future and faced with growing threats from North Korea and an uneasy alliance with the United States. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
May 09, 2017 - 9:32 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on South Korea's presidential election (all times local): 10:20 a.m. New South Korean President Moon Jae-in has visited a national cemetery where he honored the country's former presidents, independence fighters and war heroes as he began his presidential duties...
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