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GOP assumes control in Senate

Republicans wrapped up Senate control before midnight, their wish list becoming reality:

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Boehner: No time to celebrate

Boehner: No time to celebrate

WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner (BAY’-nur) says Republicans are “humbled” by the results of the midterm elections. In a statement, he …

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National voter mood shows dissatisfaction, dash of enthusiasm

Millions of voters went to the polls Tuesday with a mix of concern about the nation’s future, skepticism about gridlock in Washington, and, fo…

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Japan vote today expected to solidify ruling party agenda

Japan vote today expected to solidify ruling party agenda

TOKYO - Candidates for the upper house of Japan's parliament made final campaign pushes Saturday, a day before elections that Prime Minister S…

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Zimbabwe's president vows hard fight in national election

Zimbabwe's president vows hard fight in national election

HARARE, Zimbabwe - President Robert Mugabe said Friday his party will have to fight hard to win upcoming polls scheduled for the end of this m…

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Violence surges in Mexico as local elections approach

MEXICO CITY - It's often the little elections that have been the deadliest in Mexico. And nothing has changed this year.

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Iran moderate could have a chance, can change little

Iran moderate could have a chance, can change little

TEHRAN, Iran - Reform-minded Iranians who have faced years of crackdowns looked Friday to claw back a bit of ground in a presidential election…

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Former Pakistan PM wins nat'l vote, early tally shows

Former Pakistan PM wins nat'l vote, early tally shows

ISLAMABAD - Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif declared victory after a historic election marred by violence Saturday, a remarkable …

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Mark Sanford completes comeback, wins Congress seat

Mark Sanford completes comeback, wins Congress seat

Two years after Mark Sanford left the South Carolina governor's office tarred by an adultery scandal, he completed an unlikely political comeb…

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Stakes highest in decades in today's Malaysian election

Stakes highest in decades in today's Malaysian election

NEW DELHI - Malaysia faces its most significant election in decades today, as voters choose between the longtime ruling coalition touting its …

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Joint session makes it official: Obama, Biden won Nov. election

WASHINGTON - Congress made the obvious official on Friday. President Obama has been re-elected.

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Sierra Leone's president wins new term

Sierra Leone's president wins new term

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - Sierra Leone's incumbent president handily won re-election and was sworn in by the country's chief justice as the cap…

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War-damaged Sierra Leone holds presidential election

War-damaged Sierra Leone holds presidential election

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone - Sierra Leoneans chose Saturday between keeping an incumbent president who has expanded health care and paved roads or…

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Given 2nd term, Obama now faces urgent task

President Barack Obama faces a new urgent task now that he has a second term, working with a status-quo Congress to address an impending finan…

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Photos: Election Day in Arizona

Photos: Election Day in Arizona

Election Day in Pima County and throughout Arizona.

November 07, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Flake defeats Carmona to take over Kyl's US Senate seat

Republican Jeff Flake is Arizona's new U.S. senator after comfortably defeating Democrat Richard Carmona in a high-stakes, big-money race for …

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Not so fast: Napier rescinds his concession in sheriff race

Not so fast: Napier rescinds his concession in sheriff race

After conceding defeat early this morning in the race for the Pima County sheriff, Republican Mark Napier has reconsidered.

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GOP control of Legislature weakens as Dems pick up seats

Republicans will retain control of the state Legislature, but with slimmer margins over Democrats after Tuesday's election.

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Barber, McSally agree to wait for official count in close CD2 race

Republican Martha McSally said this morning that she feels optimistic that her slight lead in the still-too-close-too-call Congressional Distr…

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Arizona sheriffs: Arpaio, Babeu re-elected; Dannels to replace Dever

Arizona sheriffs: Arpaio, Babeu re-elected; Dannels to replace Dever

The self-proclaimed toughest sheriff in America won a sixth term after facing his most bruising political challenge.

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News analysis: Economic uptick, ability to define Romney were keys to Obama victory

CHICAGO - Barack Obama wasn't supposed to win re-election. The hope was gone, critics said, evaporated by endless partisan gridlock in Washing…

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Dem Kirkpatrick defeats Republican Paton in CD1, AP says

Flagstaff Democrat Ann Kirkpatrick has defeated Republican Jonathan Paton in Arizona's vast Congressional District 1, the Associated Press has…

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Analysis: Romney unable to spin poor economy into win

BOSTON - Mitt Romney staked his campaign on the economy, and the economy let him down.

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GOP holds US House despite losses

WASHINGTON - Republicans had renewed control of the House within their grasp early today as the two parties traded gains from the Eastern Seab…

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Dems turn back hard challenges to maintain control of US Senate

WASHINGTON - Democrats secured a majority in the Senate on Tuesday, snatching Republican-held seats in Massachusetts and Indiana and turning b…

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