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Wednesday December 8th, 2021 6:43AM
Scholz succeeds Merkel as German chancellor, opening new era
Olaf Scholz has become Germany's ninth post-World War II chancellor, opening a new era for the European Union’s most populous nation and largest economy after Angela Merkel’s 16-year tenure
6:25AM ( 16 minutes ago )
Afghans wait and worry at US bases after frantic evacuation
More than three months after the fall of Kabul to the Taliban, about 35,000 Afghans are still housed at six U.S. military installations
5:29AM ( 1 hour ago )
Olaf Scholz voted in to replace Merkel as Germany's leader
Germany’s parliament has elected Olaf Scholz as the country’s ninth post-World War II chancellor, opening a new era for the European Union’s most populous nation after Angela Merkel’s 16-year tenure
4:21AM ( 2 hours ago )
A new era: Scholz set to replace Merkel as Germany's leader
Olaf Scholz is set to take office as Germany’s ninth post-World War II chancellor and succeed Angela Merkel after her heralded 16-year tenure
3:13AM ( 3 hours ago )
Germany on new path as Scholz replaces Merkel as chancellor
Olaf Scholz is set to take office as Germany’s ninth post-World War II chancellor, succeeding Angela Merkel after her heralded 16-year tenure
2:07AM ( 4 hours ago )
Biden-Putin talks yield no breakthrough in Ukraine tensions
President Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin were still far apart after two hours of talks on the escalating crisis caused by Russia’s massing of tens of thousands of troops near its border with Ukraine
12:32AM ( 6 hours ago )
New York City poised to give voting rights to noncitizens
In New York City, long a beacon for immigrants, noncitizens are about to win an important civic duty: The right to vote
1:13AM ( 1 day ago )
Bob Dole to lie in state at Capitol as nation honors senator
The body of the late Sen. Bob Dole of Kansas will lie in state in the U.S. Capitol on Thursday as congressional leaders honor the former Republican presidential candidate and World War II veteran
3:42PM ( 1 day ago )
French investigate violence that erupted at far-right rally
French prosecutors have opened an investigation into violence that erupted at the first official campaign rally of a far-right candidate who has shaken up France’s presidential race
11:36AM ( 1 day ago )
General Presidential Election News Archive
Election 2020
Socialist Kshama Sawant faces recall vote in Seattle
Voters in an extremely liberal Seattle district are deciding whether they want to keep socialist Kshama Sawant on the City Council
12:09AM ( 1 day ago )
Turning outrage into power: How far right is changing GOP
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy appears to have settled on a strategy as a handful of Republican lawmakers stir outrage with violent, racist and sometimes Islamophobic comments: If you can’t police them, promote them
5:33AM ( 2 days ago )
Myanmar court sentences ousted leader Suu Kyi to 4 years
A legal official says a Myanmar court has sentenced the country’s ousted leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, to four years in prison after finding her guilty of incitement and violating coronavirus restrictions
4:26AM ( 2 days ago )
AP Elections Archive
Elections
Contested races in Lula see newcomers challenge for leadership roles
Three races are in the spotlight for Lula voters on November 2nd: the mayor’s position and two city council seats.
4:00PM ( 1 month ago )
Billy Powell wins re-election in Hall County District 2 Commission race
District 2 Commissioner Billy Powell is on his way to a fourth term on the Hall County Commission following a strong showing Tuesday over challenger David Gibbs.
11:13PM ( 1 year ago )
Hall County voters give Chairman Higgins a second term
Richard Higgins secured a sufficient number of votes in Tuesday’s contest for Chairman of the Hall County Commission to claim a second term and avoid a run-off.
11:01PM ( 1 year ago )
Hall County Elections Archive
Northeast Georgia Elections