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Bomb under office chair kills Afghanistan election candidate, official says

KABUL (Reuters) – A candidate from the Afghan government was killed Wednesday by a bomb placed under his office chair in southern Helmand province. The Taliban complain about the responsibility for the attack. Abdul Jabar Qahraman, who wanted to prepare for Saturday's parliamentary elections, was killed in the explosion, a senior government official said. Omar Zwak, spokesman for the Helmand …

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Bavarian election: Voters deal blow to Merkel's allies, projected results show

Griff Witte Europe-focused correspondent with extensive experience in the Middle East and South Asia BERLIN – Voters in the southern German heartland of Bavaria deals a stinging blow Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative allies, humbling a party that has come under fire. Christian Social Union (CSU), sister party to Merkel's own, scrambled politics in a region that has been one of …

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Merkel's Bavarian allies brave for bruising in state election

BERLIN (Reuters) – Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies are heading for their worst state election result in more than 60 years in a regional vote. Markus Soeder, top candidate of the Christian Social Union Party (CSU), Nuremberg, Germany, October 14, 2018. REUTERS / Wolfgang Rattay According to the latest polls, the Christian Social Union (CSU) should be around 34 percent …

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Merkel's Bavarian allies arm themselves for election bloodshed

BERLIN (Reuters) – Bavaria's Chancellor Angela Merkel wants to achieve her worst election result in more than 60 years on Sunday in a regional vote, which should boost tensions in the fragile German coalition government. The chairman of the Christian-Social Union (CSU) Horst Seehofer and the Bavarian Prime Minister Markus Soeder appear in an election campaign of the CSU on …

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Senator Susan Collins received a six-figure promotional purchase from a "dark money group" as a thank-you for her election to Kavanaugh

President Trump shakes Senator Susan Collins (R-Maine) at the White House on Wednesday, October 10, 2018. (Zach Gibson / Bloomberg) Eli Rosenberg General Order Reporter for National and International Affairs Breaking News 12. October at 10:02 am A conservative group that has invested more than $ 5 million in a campaign to defend Brett Kavanaugh launched a new ad this …

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New York Man built 200-pound bomb to detonate on election day: Feds

A statesman from New York built a 200-pound bomb in his basement and planned to detonate it on election day in Washington, according to federal agencies arresting him. Paul Rosenfeld, 56, of Tappan, intended to kill himself in the explosion and draw attention to his political beliefs, prosecutors said. They said Rosenfeld was an advocate of "sorting," an old political …

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A man accused of building a 200-pound bomb to detonate on election day

Paul Rosenfeld, 56, appeared in court on Wednesday after police found an explosive device in his basement on Tuesday, according to a US state prosecutor's press release for the Southern District of New York. Rosenfeld was run over while driving, and in an interview with law enforcement officials, he admitted to buying online black powder, bringing it from New Jersey …

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Leading Brazilian candidate to skip the first runoff election

Posted by a picture of presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro of the Social Liberal Party, Gustavo Bebiyno Rocha, president of the Social Liberal Party, comes to journalists after being his candidate in a live broadcast on Facebook in a hotel in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday , October 7, 2018. Official results showed that Worker Party candidate Fernando Haddad will face …

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Taylor Swift inspired 65,000 people to vote for election, Vote.org says

CLOSE Music superstar Taylor Swift has broken her longstanding rule of not discussing politics by announcing on Instagram her support for Democrat Phil Bredesen, who will replace Senator Bob Corker of Tennessee. USA TODAY Taylor Swift Performs at the University of Phoenix Stadium to Launch Her Reputation Tour (Photo: MICHAEL CHOW / THE ARIZONA REPUBLIC / USA) TODAY A NETWORK …

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When is the deadline to register for the Florida election?

Planning to vote in Florida's November election when a new governor is elected The deadline for registration is Tuesday To register and vote on November 6 in the election for the local , state and national posts, including a seat of the US Senate of Florida and all seats of the US House of Representatives, visit registertovoteflorida.gov. You can register …

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