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Tony Blair warns UK's Labour: Left turn will lose voters

Britain's Labour Party lost the election. Now it is losing its way, careening into a crisis that could rip apart a party that governed for long stretches of the 20th century. Labour is seeking a new leader to help it regain voters' trust, and an old-school socialist lawmaker who has never held government office has gone from longshot to apparent contender— to the horror of party chiefs and the delight of political opponents. The strongly anti-austerity Jeremy Corbyn has risen to second-favorite among four candidates in bookmakers' odds, behind more centrist legislator Andy Burnham, as he wins over a growing number of disillusioned Labour members. Labour lost power...

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