Friday May 7th, 2021 8:37AM

AP Elections

Red meat politics: GOP turns culture war into a food fight
Republicans are increasingly using food — especially beef — as a cudgel in the culture war
7:11AM ( 1 hour ago )
UK's Conservative Party strikes early blow in elections
Britain’s governing Conservative Party has won a special election in the north of England town of Hartlepool, dealing a big blow to the main opposition Labour Party, which had held the seat since its creation in 1974
4:32AM ( 4 hours ago )
Maldives police say blast that hurt Nasheed act of terrorism
Police in the Maldives say an explosion that wounded former President Mohamed Nasheed is an act of terrorism but no suspects have been identified
3:48AM ( 4 hours ago )
Maldives leader: Blast that hurt Nasheed attacked democracy
The Maldives president says an explosion that wounded former leader Mohamed Nasheed was an attack on the country’s democracy
2:46AM ( 5 hours ago )
Some Republicans worry voting limits will hurt the GOP, too
Some Republicans are worried the voting restrictions their party is pushing in political backgrounds will backfire by making it harder for GOP voters to cast ballots
1:50AM ( 6 hours ago )
With ambassador picks, Biden faces donor vs. diversity test
President Joe Biden is facing a fresh challenge to his oft-repeated commitment to diversity in his administration: assembling a diplomatic corps that gives a nod to key political allies and donors while staying true to a campaign pledge to appoint ambassadors who look like America
12:55AM ( 7 hours ago )
In booting Cheney, 'My Kevin' leads GOP back to Trump
Republican Kevin McCarthy is leading his party to an inflection point
12:50AM ( 7 hours ago )
Florida gov signs GOP voting law critics call 'un-American'
Fox News is pushing back against Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, saying it was caught off guard Thursday when the Republican governor appeared on air to sign a major elections bill
5:55PM ( 14 hours ago )
Some in GOP worry new limits will hurt their voters, too
As Republicans march ahead with their campaign to tighten voting laws in political battlegrounds, some in their party are worried the restrictions will backfire by making it harder for GOP voters to cast ballots
4:10PM ( 16 hours ago )
Police: Maldives Speaker Mohamed Nasheed injured in blast
Maldives police say the country’s first democratically elected president and current Parliament Speaker Mohamed Nasheed has been injured in a blast Thursday near his home and is being treated in a hospital in the capital
2:55PM ( 17 hours ago )