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Democrat picks up seat in special election for Kentucky legislature
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:42

(Reuters) - A Democrat easily won a Kentucky House of Representatives special election on Tuesday, the 37th U.S. legislative seat flipped to the party...

Turin job losses dent election hopes for Italy’s ruling party
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:36

Embraco workers march in Turin in protest at the company's decision to move production to Slovakia and cut almost 500 jobs James Politi in Rome and ...

Russia uses viral videos to counter election boycott campaign
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 05:24

Russia is hoping to boost voter turnout in its upcoming presidential election through a series of humorous videos. The campaign appears to be an attem...

Lawyer charged with lying in U.S. probe of Russia election role
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 02:37

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Tuesday stepped up pressure on two former Trump campaign aides to cooperate in his probe...

Trump cites Facebook exec’s comments downplaying Russian ad influence on election
  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:45

 You’d be forgiven for missing Donald Trump’s multiple retweets of Facebook executive Rob Goldman over the weekend. Perhaps you were ...

Russia denies interfering in the 2016 US election
  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:31

The Russian government denied Monday that it had interfered in the 2016 US election campaign in the Kremlin's first remarks since 13 Russian nationals...

Facebook will verify the location of US election ad buyers by mailing them postcards
  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 05:15

 Facebook’s global director of policy programs says it will start sending postcards by snail mail to verify buyers of ads related to U.S. e...

Kremlin says charges over U.S. election tampering prove nothing
  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 05:07

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin said on Monday that U.S. charges against 13 Russians and several Russian companies accused of meddling in the 2016 U.S....

Russia looms large as U.S. election officials prep for 2018
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 23:41

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ten months before the United States votes in its first major election since the 2016 presidential contest, U.S. state election ...

How brain's reward system lessened distress over 2016 election results
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 20:12

Some people disturbed by the 2016 presidential election have suffered a loss of appetite, trouble sleeping and concentrating, and have become easily a...

How the Russians Ran Their Election Propaganda Shop
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 04:21

The alleged Russian campaign to manipulate the U.S. presidential election was orchestrated by what amounted to a propaganda startup, with finance and ...

Trump: 'Russia laughing their asses off' over election probe
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 02:41

President Donald Trump says Russians are "laughing their asses off in Moscow" for the way Washington has handled the Russia investigations, following ...

Facebook plans to use U.S. mail to verify IDs of election ad buyers
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 01:51

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc will start using postcards sent by U.S. mail later this year to verify the identities and location of people who w...

Russia and US trade barbs in Munich over election meddling claims
  • Sun, 18 Feb 2018 15:25

Moscow on Saturday dismissed as "blabber" and "fantasies" allegations that it interfered in the election that brought President Donald Trump to power,...

Russians Charged With Interfering in U.S. Election
  • Sun, 18 Feb 2018 03:14

Three Russian companies and 13 Russian citizens were indicted on charges of engaging in a widespread effort to interfere in the 2016 presidential elec...

LDP OKs draft to change Constitution's article on election system
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 18:35

The ruling Liberal Democratic Party made progress Friday in its discussions to seek the first-ever amendments to Japan's postwar Constitution, agreein...

Democrats Should Make Marijuana Legalization a 2020 Election Litmus Test
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 16:26

Yes, Democrats should demand that their candidate say no to the senseless war on drugs. U.S. News - Opinion

Mueller: Russians entered US to plot election meddling - Politico
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 15:28

PoliticoMueller: Russians entered US to plot election meddlingPoliticoSpecial counsel Robert Mueller charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian en...

Indonesia's Sectarian Tensions Likely to Worsen in Election Season
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 12:42

A sword attack at a Catholic church by a Muslim assailant this week in the Indonesian city of Yogyakarta injured four people during Sunday Mass, a dis...

Facebook faces big challenge to prevent future U.S. election meddling
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 11:02

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Russian influence operation designed to tamper with the 2016 U.S. presidential election used a combination of...

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