Municipal elections

FILE - In this Sunday, June 11, 2017 file photo, people walk in a polling station before casting their ballots in the first round of parliamentary elections, in Lyon, central France. French President Emmanuel Macron's 14-month-old party is set to win a huge majority in parliamentary elections Sunday, meeting one of his most emblematic campaign promises: bringing new faces into politics. A village schoolteacher, a farmer, a math genius, a female bullfighter. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani, File)
June 18, 2017 - 3:10 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on France's parliamentary elections (all times local): 9:05 a.m. French President Emmanuel Macron has voted in parliamentary elections expected to hand his 14-month-old party a big majority. Curious crowds gathered in the northern seaside town of Le Touquet where Macron cast...
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June 09, 2017 - 1:14 pm
EXETER, N.H. (AP) — Three seniors at an elite New Hampshire prep school have been expelled days before graduation for tampering with an election for student council president. The Portsmouth Herald reports ( http://bit.ly/2rUkX2Y ) Phillips Exeter Academy expelled the students June 2 following an...
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British political and fathers' rights activist, Bobby Smith stands alongside a person wearing a costume of childrens' TV character Elmo, outside a polling station in Maidenhead, England, where Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May is due to arrive to vote in the general election Thursday, June 8, 2017. Smith is the founder and leader of the Give Me Back Elmo party. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
June 08, 2017 - 11:27 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's parliamentary election (all times local): 4:25 a.m. Britain's election night has provided fleeting moments of fame for an array of pranksters, jokers and fringe candidates. In each constituency, all the candidates get to line up on stage while the results are...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May listens as the declaration at her constituency is made for in the general election in Maidenhead, England, Friday, June 9, 2017. British Prime Minister Theresa May's gamble in calling an early election appeared Friday to have backfired spectacularly, after an exit poll suggested her Conservative Party could lose its majority in Parliament. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
June 08, 2017 - 10:33 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's parliamentary election (all times local): 3:30 a.m. British Prime Minister Theresa May says her Conservative Party will work to provide stability whatever the result of the election. An exit poll and early results suggest the party will be the biggest in...
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Election staff count ballot papers for the general election inside Kendal Leisure Centre in the Westmorland and Lonsdale constituency in north England, Thursday June 8, 2017. Britain voted Thursday in an election that started out as an attempt by Prime Minister Theresa May to increase her party's majority in Parliament ahead of Brexit negotiations but was upended by terror attacks in Manchester and London during the campaign's closing days. (Danny Lawson /PA via AP)
June 08, 2017 - 9:44 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's parliamentary election (all times local): 2:35 a.m. Former U.K. Independence Party leader Nigel Farage says the anti-EU party has a big role to play in politics if the Conservatives fail to get a strong majority ahead of Brexit talks. Farage was instrumental in...
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Britain's Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn gestures as he arrives to vote in the general election at a polling station in London, Thursday, June 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
June 08, 2017 - 8:28 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's parliamentary election (all times local): 1:25 a.m. More than three hours after polls closed in Britain's election, the first seat has changed hands, with Labour winning a constituency from the Scottish National Party. Labour, the main opposition party, took...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after voting in the general election as a person wearing a costume of childrens' TV character Elmo waves at polling station in Maidenhead, England, Thursday, June 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
June 08, 2017 - 6:42 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's parliamentary election (all times local): 11:40 p.m. The northern English city of Newcastle has claimed victory in the race to be the first to declare a result in Britain's general election. An electoral officer announced that Labour had won the seat of...
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A supporter of the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani flashes a victory sign while holding his portrait in a street celebration after he won the Friday's presidential election, in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, May 20, 2017. Tens of thousands of supporters of President Hassan Rouhani have poured into the streets of Tehran as night falls to celebrate the incumbent's re-election. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)
May 22, 2017 - 1:44 am
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Reformist candidates have reportedly swept municipal elections in the Iranian capital, taking all 21 seats in Tehran as moderate President Hassan Rouhani won a second term. Iranian state television reported Monday that Mohsen Hashemi Rafsanjani, a son of the influential late...
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Iranian voters enter a polling station to vote for the presidential and municipal councils election in Tehran, Iran, Friday, May 19, 2017. Iranians began voting Friday in the country's first presidential election since its nuclear deal with world powers, as incumbent Hassan Rouhani faced a staunch challenge from a hard-line opponent over his outreach to the wider world. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)
May 19, 2017 - 1:21 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iranians vote Friday for the next president of the Islamic Republic, but how does that elected leader fit into the country's clerically managed government that approves candidates ultimately overseen by its supreme leader? THE SUPREME LEADER'S POWER At the heart...
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May 14, 2017 - 2:40 pm
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — President Mahmoud Abbas's ruling Fatah Party posted a poor showing in Palestinian municipal elections across the West Bank, even though the rival Islamic Hamas movement stayed out of the race, according to results announced Sunday. The vote reflected public discontent...
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