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  • North Carolina's governor signs sweeping voter ID bill into law

    North Carolina's governor signs sweeping voter ID bill into law
    DURHAM, N.C.--One of the nation’s most restrictive voter ID bills was signed into law Monday by North Carolina's Gov. Pat McCrory, a Republican. The new law requires voters to show government-issued ID cards, with polling places not allowed to...
  • North Carolina faces ACLU, NAACP lawsuits over new voter ID law

    North Carolina faces ACLU, NAACP lawsuits over new voter ID law
    DURHAM, N.C. -- Two lawsuits filed in federal court in North Carolina have challenged the state’s new voter ID law, claiming that some of its provisions infringe on voter rights and discriminate against minorities. The suits were filed late Monday...
  • Scottish independence referendum sparks debate about identity

    Scottish independence referendum sparks debate about identity
    LONDON – Exactly a year before Scotland decides whether to remain part of Great Britain or go it alone, supporters of independence clashed Wednesday with those who want to stay in the British fold, heralding 12 months of searching debate over...
  • Gunmen slay Afghan election official in run-up to 2014 balloting

    Gunmen slay Afghan election official in run-up to 2014 balloting
    KABUL, Afghanistan -- Two Taliban gunmen on a motorcycle issued a cheery morning greeting Wednesday to Amanullah Aman, head of the Independent Election Commission in Kunduz province, then opened fire and killed him, raising fears of protracted violence in...
  • Gallup Poll: A majority of Americans turn negative toward Russia

    Gallup Poll: A majority of Americans turn negative toward Russia
    More Americans have negative views of Russian President Vladimir Putin than at any time since he came to power in 2000, and a majority now see Russia as no friend of the United States, a Gallup poll released Wednesday indicated. The survey conducted...
  • Germans go to the polls; Merkel the likely winner

    Germans go to the polls; Merkel the likely winner
    LONDON — Germans began heading to the polls Sunday morning in an election that will probably see their popular chancellor, Angela Merkel, voted in for a third term but forced to share power in government with one of the runner-up parties. The...
  • Germany's Merkel elected to third term as chancellor, exit poll shows

    Germany's Merkel elected to third term as chancellor, exit poll shows
    BERLIN — Angela Merkel appeared to have won a third term as chancellor in Germany’s elections Sunday, according to the first exit poll, but she faces tricky negotiations to form a coalition with the left-wing opposition after a surge in...
  • Tea party and Obamacare: Fierce views driving House votes

    Tea party and Obamacare: Fierce views driving House votes
    Republicans in Congress took their first vote Friday in a gamble that almost no one expects to end up going their way. The bet is that, to avoid a government shutdown, Democrats and President Obama would agree to gut funding for his signature domestic...
  • Tea party Republicans: No compromise on government shutdown

    Tea party Republicans: No compromise on government shutdown
    WASHINGTON -- As the deadline draws closer for large parts of the federal government to begin shutting down, backers of the nation’s three major political factions have very different views on whether their representatives should compromise or...
  • Public backs Keystone pipeline, power-plant emissions curbs, poll says

    Public backs Keystone pipeline, power-plant emissions curbs, poll says
    WASHINGTON -- In the debate over energy and climate change, the public continues to give support to both sides, according to a a new poll. By more than a 2-1 margin, respondents in a new Pew Research Center poll said they favor building the Keystone...
  • McManus: 'Tea party' tempest brewing

    McManus: 'Tea party' tempest brewing
    The "tea party" is back and is brewing trouble for the Republican establishment. After the GOP debacle in the 2012 election, when Republicans not only failed to win the presidency but blew a chance to take over the Senate, party leaders paused to...