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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Mix a heaping of Anthony Weiner-like sex scandals, a dash of a Donald Trump-like clash with the establishment, and a sprinkling of Marion Barry-style political comebacks and you get the potential next mayor of Virginia's capital. Joe Morrissey made national...
NEW YORK (AP) — There was never any doubt Juana Alvarez's 18- and 20-year-old American-born daughters would be taking part in the election this year. Alvarez did her best to see to that. "I had two people I wanted to get registered and I registered them," Alvarez, a 39-year-old...
PHOENIX (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court could decide as early as Saturday if it will take up an appeal of an Arizona ballot collection law that was blocked after Democrats argued it hindered minorities from voting. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday blocked the new...
DENVER (AP) — A judge ruled that Colorado voters can post ballot selfies on social media sites, differing from recent federal court decisions on the laws just before Election Day. U.S. District Judge Christine Arguello ruled late Friday that Colorado can't enforce an 1891 law...
BOSTON (AP) — A member of the New England Mafia has pleaded guilty to charges he lied to authorities investigating the 1993 slaying of a Boston nightclub owner. Robert DeLuca entered guilty pleas on Friday to one count of obstruction of justice and two counts of making false...
NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say two New York City police sergeants have been shot and wounded in a gunbattle with a robbery suspect. The New York Police Department's top spokesman says the robbery suspect was killed in the exchange of gunfire Friday in the Bronx. Spokesman...
CHICAGO (AP) — A nurse-turned-law clerk is the only candidate listed on next week's general election ballot for an open Chicago-area judgeship, even after she was fired from her courthouse job and criminally charged for donning a robe and presiding over traffic cases that should...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Lawyers for Democrats around the country are filing lawsuits claiming Republicans and the campaign of GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump are pushing supporters to intimidate and confront voters on Election Day. Trump has called on his supporters to act as...
PHOENIX (AP) — Records show Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio disbanded a SWAT team that focused on handling dangerous jail inmates at a time when the elite unit was in high demand due to a spike in assaults by inmates on guards. Arpaio folded the Special Response Team in September as...