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Many elections experts are trying to decipher Donald Trump’s surprising presidential victory that defied most poll projections as he chalked up wins in states that have favored Democrats in past elections.
A gunman behind the killing of 50 people in an Orlando, Florida, nightclub early Sunday has been identified as Omar Saddiqui Mateen, a U.S. citizen of Afghan descent who the FBI said committed a crime that is being investigated as an “act of terrorism.”
Voice of America The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal by four former Blackwater Worldwide security guards accused of manslaughter in the 2007 shootings in Baghdad that killed at least 14 Iraqi
Voice of America WASHINGTON, Nov. 5, 2008 — Victories in congressional races across the United States have given Democrats, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, an expanded majority in the U.S. House of Representatives. Riding the
Voice of America WASHINGTON, Nov. 4, 2008 — The polls have closed in a majority of U.S. states, as Americans choose their next president. Democrat Barack Obama, who is seeking to become the first African-American
Voice of America WASHINGTON, Nov. 4, 2008 — Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama is holding a formidable lead over Republican John McCain as more states deliver election results in the historic race for president. U.S.
Voice of America WASHINGTON, Nov. 4, 2008 — Polls have begun closing in several states in the eastern part of the country, as large numbers of voters turned out across America in the historic presidential
Voice of America WASHINGTON, Nov. 3, 2008 — U.S. presidential candidates Barack Obama and John McCain are engaged in a furious last-minute push for votes in the final hours of the election campaign, with polls