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UK Tories Warned Not to Crown Boris Johnson Without A Fight

UK Tories Warned Not to Crown Boris Johnson Without A Fight

By Jill Lawless | Jun 16
Candidates seeking to beat favorite Boris Johnson and become Britain's next prime minister warned Sunday that the Conservative Party needs a real leadership contest, not just a coronation for the flamboyant front-runner.

Indian Election Reveals Role of Money, Questionable Morality

Indian Election Reveals Role of Money, Questionable Morality

By Ashok Sharma | Jun 16
India's recent national election delivered a historic victory to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party, but also exposed the influence of money, power and questionable morality on the world's largest democracy.

AP Fact Check: Trump's Misfires on Iran, Trade and That Wall

AP Fact Check: Trump's Misfires on Iran, Trade and That Wall

By Hope Yen and Calvin Woodward | Jun 16
President Trump's latest volley of rhetoric ranges from flat-out false to mostly untrue.

Campaign Focus on Economic Issues Vital to Black Community

Campaign Focus on Economic Issues Vital to Black Community

By Meg Kinnard | Jun 15
It's a campaign focus this weekend on economic issues important to the black community for some of the Democratic presidential candidates.

Advocates: Emails Show that Census Question Discriminates

Advocates: Emails Show that Census Question Discriminates

By Jonathan Drew | Jun 15
Voting rights activists argue that newly discovered 2015 correspondence between a GOP redistricting expert and a current Census Bureau official bolster arguments that discrimination motivated efforts to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.

Not Real News: A Look At What Didn't Happen This Week

Not Real News: A Look At What Didn't Happen This Week

By Beatrice Dupuy | Jun 15
None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the real facts.

LGBTs Have an Ally in New Slovak President

LGBTs Have an Ally in New Slovak President

Jun 15
Liberal environmental activist and lawyer Zuzana Caputova was inaugurated Saturday as the first female president of Slovakia.

Democratic Contenders Bash Fox News on Fox News

Democratic Contenders Bash Fox News on Fox News

By David Bauder | Jun 14
Julian Castro is the latest Democratic presidential contender to follow the trend of criticizing Fox News Channel while appearing on the network for a town hall.

The 20 Candidates Who Made the 1st 2020 Democratic Debate

The 20 Candidates Who Made the 1st 2020 Democratic Debate

Jun 14
The Democratic National Committee has announced the 20 candidates who met the polling or fundraising measures required to qualify for the party's first presidential debate later this month.

Is Disgraced Congressman Aaron Schock Preparing for New Campaign?

Is Disgraced Congressman Aaron Schock Preparing for New Campaign?

By Kilian Melloy | Jun 13
Like the proverbial bad penny, former Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock, who resigned in 2015 under a cloud of corruption allegations, keeps turning up. The latest: It seems the Republican has filed paperwork for a new congressional run.

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