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New Jersey town council candidate dies two days after his election loss

New Jersey town council candidate dies two days after his election loss

A candidate for New Jersey town council died just two days after losing his election. Kenneth Tahan, failed Tuesday in his bid to get on the Wayne Township Council, died Thursday following an earli… Read full article: New Jersey town council candidate dies t...→

New Jersey town council candidate dies two days after his election loss

New Jersey town council candidate dies two days after his election loss

A candidate for New Jersey town council died just two days after losing his election. Kenneth Tahan, failed Tuesday in his bid to get on the Wayne Township Council, died Thursday following an earli… Read full article: New Jersey town council candidate dies t...→

Round Lake Beach man dies days after being shot in Little Village

Round Lake Beach man dies days after being shot in Little Village

Jacob Abdallah, 24, was among three wounded in a shooting Nov. 10 in the 2100 block of South Albany Avenue, authorities said. Read full article: Round Lake Beach man dies days after bei...→

Gang of turkeys causes chaos in New Jersey town

Gang of turkeys causes chaos in New Jersey town

It’s gobblers vs. geezers! A gang of aggressive wild turkeys has been terrorizing senior citizens in New Jersey — busting through windows, pecking at cars, and even attacking the old-timers, accord… Read full article: Gang of turkeys causes chaos in New Jers...→

A Sawant surge? Five things to know about Seattle’s crucial City Council races after election night

A Sawant surge? Five things to know about Seattle’s crucial City Council races after election night

First, Amazon dropped a money bomb on the Seattle City Council elections. Then, voters dropped their own bomb with Tuesday night's election results. Though business-backed Egan Orion was leading Socialist Councilmember Kshama Sawant, several other candidates supported by Amazon were... Read full article: A Sawant surge? Five things to know abou...→

Gizzi: Libertarian Candidate Cost Kentucky's GOP Governor Re-election

Gizzi: Libertarian Candidate Cost Kentucky's GOP Governor Re-election

Kentucky's GOP Gov. Matt Bevin was apparently edged out of re-election Tuesday night in large part because of the candidacy of Libertarian Party nominee John Hicks. Read full article: Gizzi: Libertarian Candidate Cost Kentuc...→

Falcon Heights city election results: Randy Gustafson elected mayor, Kay Andrews and Yakasah Wehyee for city council

Falcon Heights city election results: Randy Gustafson elected mayor, Kay Andrews and Yakasah Wehyee for city council

Falcon Heights residents took to the polls Tuesday and elected Randy Gustafson for mayor, as well as Kay Andrews and Yakasah Wehyee for seats on the city council. Gustafson garnered 67 percent of t… Read full article: Falcon Heights city election results: Ra...→

Ronaldo Fierro leading Warren Avery in early Riverside City Council Ward 3 election results

Ronaldo Fierro leading Warren Avery in early Riverside City Council Ward 3 election results

The ward, which includes the Airport, Magnolia Center and Victoria neighborhoods, is one of four on the ballot Tuesday, Nov. 5 Read full article: Ronaldo Fierro leading Warren Avery in e...→

Boston voters head to the polls Tuesday in City Council election

Boston voters head to the polls Tuesday in City Council election

Boston voters head to the polls on Tuesday when they’ll elect at least three new faces to the City Council, but will also make choices in six other races. District councilors Tim McCarthy, Ma… Read full article: Boston voters head to the polls Tuesday ...→

At-large City Council candidates rake in out-of-town cash

At-large City Council candidates rake in out-of-town cash

More than 40% of donations in the at-large City Council race are coming from out-of-towners seeking to influence Boston’s election and curry favor with the candidates. The top candidates in t… Read full article: At-large City Council candidates rake in...→

Seattle council candidate Egan Orion agrees to pay $1,000 fine to settle complaint over Stranger ad

Seattle council candidate Egan Orion agrees to pay $1,000 fine to settle complaint over Stranger ad

Egan Orion, the Seattle City Council candidate challenging District 3 incumbent Kshama Sawant, has agreed to pay a $1,000 fine for omitting sponsorship information from an advertisement in The Stranger newspaper. The payment to the city, pending approval Friday by... Read full article: Seattle council candidate Egan Orion agr...→

Woman dies days after being hit by vehicle in Back of the Yards

Woman dies days after being hit by vehicle in Back of the Yards

Witnesses told investigators the woman was crossing the street against the light when she was hit Oct. 18 in the 800 block of West Garfield Boulevard. Read full article: Woman dies days after being hit by vehic...→

MURRIETA: Man accused of threatening council candidate

An Orange County political consultant has been arrested on suspicion of threatening a Murrieta City Council candidate, according to jail records and Murrieta police. Jeffrey Leroy Benson, 29, of Fu… Read full article: MURRIETA: Man accused of threatening cou...→

Opinion: City Council Faces Critical Vote on 'Election Shopping' of Ballot Measure - Times of San Diego

The City Council should honor Measure L and place the ballot mesure to expand the convention center and aid the homeless on the November 2020 ballot. Read full article: Opinion: City Council Faces Critical Vot...→

2020 Election: The Race to 2020 – Presidential candidate, issues, polls and more in the run up to the election

2020 Election: The Race to 2020 – Presidential candidate, issues, polls and more in the run up to the election

This Saturday, Louisiana will hold an election between incumbent Democrat Governor John Bel Edwards and Republican businessman Eddie Rispone... A key witness in the impeachment inquiry publicly testified Friday she felt threatened by comments from President Trump. CBS News intelligence and national security reporter Olivia Gazis, Associated Press White House reporter Jill Colvin, C Read full article: 2020 Election: The Race to 2020 – Presid...→

Woman Dies Days After Mpls. House Fire

Woman Dies Days After Mpls. House Fire

Officials say a woman who was injured in house fire in south Minneapolis last week has died from her injuries. Read full article: Woman Dies Days After Mpls. House Fire...→

Election Day 2019: New Jersey County Sides With ICE, Defies State's Sanctuary Policy In Landslide Vote

County residents declared they would support federal immigration officials working in the state. That ballot measure passed on Tuesday with 67 percent of voters voting yes to support ICE. Read full article: Election Day 2019: New Jersey County Sid...→

Boston City Council Now Dominated By Women, Minorities After Election

Boston City Council Now Dominated By Women, Minorities After Election

Boston's city council is getting a new look: its first female majority and a more racially diverse lineup than ever before. Read full article: Boston City Council Now Dominated By Wom...→

5 weeks, 650 seats, 86 days to Brexit: UK election numbers

Britain's five-week election campaign officially began Wednesday, when Parliament was dissolved ahead of the Dec. 12 vote. Here's a look at some key numbers in an election that could... Read full article: 5 weeks, 650 seats, 86 days to Brexit: U...→

Erin Edwards leading Mike Gardner in early Ward 1 Riverside City Council election results

Erin Edwards leading Mike Gardner in early Ward 1 Riverside City Council election results

The ward, which includes the downtown, Northside and Wood Streets neighborhood, is one of four on the ballot Tuesday, Nov. 5 Read full article: Erin Edwards leading Mike Gardner in ear...→

Republican candidate charged with distributing fake sample ballots on Election Day

Republican candidate charged with distributing fake sample ballots on Election Day

A city councilman running for city auditor and a Republican Party official who previously pleaded guilty to theft in office have been charged with distributing fake sample ballots on Election Day. Read full article: Republican candidate charged with distri...→

Man dies at Oregon jail, 3 days before he’d been set for release

MEDFORD, Ore. — Detectives are investigating an inmate's death by apparent suicide at the Jackson County Jail in Southern Oregon. The Mail Tribune reports 28-year-old Scott Ashbaugh was found unresponsive in his cell by a sheriff's deputy at 10:56 p.m.... Read full article: Man dies at Oregon jail, 3 days before h...→

Biden rallies Virginia Democrats days before state election | WTOP

Biden rallies Virginia Democrats days before state election | WTOP

Joe Biden is working on a national campaign of his own, but he made time for a trip to Virginia to rally party activists two days before a pivotal state election. Read full article: Biden rallies Virginia Democrats days be...→

Out-of-town real-estate representatives give to Boston at-large council candidates

Out-of-town real-estate representatives give to Boston at-large council candidates

Big names and developers number among the many out-of-town donations that have fueled the at-large candidates’s campaigns in Boston’s City Council race. Read full article: Out-of-town real-estate representatives ...→

Trump has promoted his businesses once every five days while president, number of promotions rising as 2020 election approaches

Trump has promoted his businesses once every five days while president, number of promotions rising as 2020 election approaches

The Washington ethics watchdog CREW is tracking all of President Donald Trump's conflicts of interest while he is in the White House. Read full article: Trump has promoted his businesses once e...→

Seattle City Council election is about big bucks, but not Bezos’

Seattle City Council election is about big bucks, but not Bezos’

Big money is at stake in Seattle's election. Not the $1.45 million Amazon is spending or the comparable amount unions are contributing. Those dollars are a distraction — and pocket change compared to what's coming next. By my tally, potentially... Read full article: Seattle City Council election is about b...→

Johnson Could Call Snap Election in Coming Days: Report

Johnson Could Call Snap Election in Coming Days: Report

Prime Minister Boris Johnson could make a third attempt to call a snap election, according to reports. Read full article: Johnson Could Call Snap Election in Comi...→

Man Dies After Falling From Council Overhang at Starved Rock State Park

Man Dies After Falling From Council Overhang at Starved Rock State Park

Crews responded to reports of an accident involving a man who allegedly fell at Starved Rock State Park Saturday morning, authorities said. Read full article: Man Dies After Falling From Council Over...→

Man dies 2 days after being shot in Little Village

Edgar Guevara, 24, was one of two men who were critically wounded in a shooting Nov. 14 in the 2700 block of South Pulaski Road, officials said. Read full article: Man dies 2 days after being shot in Litt...→

Riverside City Council candidates solidify leads in updated election results

Riverside City Council candidates solidify leads in updated election results

Erin Edwards, Ronaldo Fierro, Gaby Plascencia and Steve Hemenway are the apparent winners in wards 1, 3, 5 and 7, respectively. Read full article: Riverside City Council candidates solidi...→

Welcome to ‘Adversaria’: How a fake town and real hackers battle test officials for Election Day 2020

Welcome to ‘Adversaria’: How a fake town and real hackers battle test officials for Election Day 2020

In the fictional American town of “Adversaria," federal and local law enforcement officials battled against hackers who used a deep bag of tricks to disrupt election day. Read full article: Welcome to ‘Adversaria’: How a fake town...→

Election Day 2019: Democrats Sweep Delaware County Council For First Time Since Civil War

Election Day 2019: Democrats Sweep Delaware County Council For First Time Since Civil War

Democrats declared victory in three races Tuesday night for Delaware County's five-member council, sweeping Republicans entirely from what had been an all-Republican panel just a couple years ago. Read full article: Election Day 2019: Democrats Sweep Delaw...→

Election Day 2019: Donald Clavin Declares Victory In Hempstead Town Supervisor Race; Still Too Close To Call

Election Day 2019: Donald Clavin Declares Victory In Hempstead Town Supervisor Race; Still Too Close To Call

Republican challenger and Receiver of Taxes Donald Clavin has declared victory over Democratic incumbent Laura Gillen, appearing to return the country’s largest township back to GOP control. Read full article: Election Day 2019: Donald Clavin Declare...→

Gaby Plascencia leading Sean Mill in early Riverside City Council Ward 5 election results

Gaby Plascencia leading Sean Mill in early Riverside City Council Ward 5 election results

The ward, which includes the Arlington, Arlington Heights and Ramona neighborhoods, is one of four on the Tuesday, Nov. 5, ballot Read full article: Gaby Plascencia leading Sean Mill in ear...→

Challenger Girmay Zahilay leads incumbent Larry Gossett in Tuesday’s King County Council election results

Challenger Girmay Zahilay leads incumbent Larry Gossett in Tuesday’s King County Council election results

Girmay Zahilay was the the first serious challenger incumbent Larry Gossett has faced in decades for King County Council District2. Read full article: Challenger Girmay Zahilay leads incumben...→

Man Dies Days After Being Shot In Arlington, Suspect Charged With Murder

Man Dies Days After Being Shot In Arlington, Suspect Charged With Murder

A 24-year-old man has died after he was shot last week in a neighborhood in west Arlington, police say. Read full article: Man Dies Days After Being Shot In Arling...→

Shipping container intended as Airbnb rental deemed 'appalling' by town council: 'An abomination'

Shipping container intended as Airbnb rental deemed 'appalling' by town council: 'An abomination'

A shipping container which was converted into a vacation rental has been branded "an abomination" by furious council members. Read full article: Shipping container intended as Airbnb re...→

Yard sign for Seattle City Council candidate spray-painted with racial slur, drawing condemnation

A yard sign supporting City Council candidate Shaun Scott was spray-painted with a racial slur, and Seattle leaders are condemning the racist vandalism. Scott campaign aide Enrico Doan wrote Tuesday on Twitter about the sign in his yard being defaced and... Read full article: Yard sign for Seattle City Council candi...→

2-year-old Indian boy dies after being trapped inside well for three days

2-year-old Indian boy dies after being trapped inside well for three days

A 2-year-old boy trapped in a well in India for more than three days was found dead late Monday local time, a report said. The decomposed body of Sujith Wilson was discovered by rescue workers afte… Read full article: 2-year-old Indian boy dies after being t...→

Recall election of town leaders in Elizabeth over growth concerns is a go

Recall election of town leaders in Elizabeth over growth concerns is a go

The recall election for all seven elected leaders in tiny but growing Elizabeth, 40 miles southeast of Denver, will go forward. Read full article: Recall election of town leaders in Eliza...→

Walled Lake business owner seeks protection order against city council candidate

Walled Lake business owner seeks protection order against city council candidate

A Walled Lake businessman says the day before Election Day, he will be in court asking for a PPO (Personal Protection Order) against a man running for city council. So what led to all of this? Read full article: Walled Lake business owner seeks protect...→

Man dies days after being hit by vehicle in NW Indiana

Man dies days after being hit by vehicle in NW Indiana

The 66-year-old was pronounced dead Saturday, two days after being struck in Whiting, Indiana. Read full article: Man dies days after being hit by vehicle...→

Round Lake Beach man dies days after being shot in Little Village

Round Lake Beach man dies days after being shot in Little Village

Jacob Abdallah, 24, was among three wounded in a shooting Nov. 10 in the 2100 block of South Albany Avenue, authorities said. Read full article: Round Lake Beach man dies days after bei...→

Man dies 2 days after being shot in Little Village

Edgar Guevara, 24, was one of two men who were critically wounded in a shooting Nov. 14 in the 2700 block of South Pulaski Road, officials said. Read full article: Man dies 2 days after being shot in Litt...→

Woman Dies Days After Mpls. House Fire

Woman Dies Days After Mpls. House Fire

Officials say a woman who was injured in house fire in south Minneapolis last week has died from her injuries. Read full article: Woman Dies Days After Mpls. House Fire...→

Gang of turkeys causes chaos in New Jersey town

Gang of turkeys causes chaos in New Jersey town

It’s gobblers vs. geezers! A gang of aggressive wild turkeys has been terrorizing senior citizens in New Jersey — busting through windows, pecking at cars, and even attacking the old-timers, accord… Read full article: Gang of turkeys causes chaos in New Jers...→

Welcome to ‘Adversaria’: How a fake town and real hackers battle test officials for Election Day 2020

Welcome to ‘Adversaria’: How a fake town and real hackers battle test officials for Election Day 2020

In the fictional American town of “Adversaria," federal and local law enforcement officials battled against hackers who used a deep bag of tricks to disrupt election day. Read full article: Welcome to ‘Adversaria’: How a fake town...→

Boston City Council Now Dominated By Women, Minorities After Election

Boston City Council Now Dominated By Women, Minorities After Election

Boston's city council is getting a new look: its first female majority and a more racially diverse lineup than ever before. Read full article: Boston City Council Now Dominated By Wom...→

Gizzi: Libertarian Candidate Cost Kentucky's GOP Governor Re-election

Gizzi: Libertarian Candidate Cost Kentucky's GOP Governor Re-election

Kentucky's GOP Gov. Matt Bevin was apparently edged out of re-election Tuesday night in large part because of the candidacy of Libertarian Party nominee John Hicks. Read full article: Gizzi: Libertarian Candidate Cost Kentuc...→

Election Day 2019: Donald Clavin Declares Victory In Hempstead Town Supervisor Race; Still Too Close To Call

Election Day 2019: Donald Clavin Declares Victory In Hempstead Town Supervisor Race; Still Too Close To Call

Republican challenger and Receiver of Taxes Donald Clavin has declared victory over Democratic incumbent Laura Gillen, appearing to return the country’s largest township back to GOP control. Read full article: Election Day 2019: Donald Clavin Declare...→

Ronaldo Fierro leading Warren Avery in early Riverside City Council Ward 3 election results

Ronaldo Fierro leading Warren Avery in early Riverside City Council Ward 3 election results

The ward, which includes the Airport, Magnolia Center and Victoria neighborhoods, is one of four on the ballot Tuesday, Nov. 5 Read full article: Ronaldo Fierro leading Warren Avery in e...→

Challenger Girmay Zahilay leads incumbent Larry Gossett in Tuesday’s King County Council election results

Challenger Girmay Zahilay leads incumbent Larry Gossett in Tuesday’s King County Council election results

Girmay Zahilay was the the first serious challenger incumbent Larry Gossett has faced in decades for King County Council District2. Read full article: Challenger Girmay Zahilay leads incumben...→

Republican candidate charged with distributing fake sample ballots on Election Day

Republican candidate charged with distributing fake sample ballots on Election Day

A city councilman running for city auditor and a Republican Party official who previously pleaded guilty to theft in office have been charged with distributing fake sample ballots on Election Day. Read full article: Republican candidate charged with distri...→

Boston voters head to the polls Tuesday in City Council election

Boston voters head to the polls Tuesday in City Council election

Boston voters head to the polls on Tuesday when they’ll elect at least three new faces to the City Council, but will also make choices in six other races. District councilors Tim McCarthy, Ma… Read full article: Boston voters head to the polls Tuesday ...→

Man Dies Days After Being Shot In Arlington, Suspect Charged With Murder

Man Dies Days After Being Shot In Arlington, Suspect Charged With Murder

A 24-year-old man has died after he was shot last week in a neighborhood in west Arlington, police say. Read full article: Man Dies Days After Being Shot In Arling...→

Biden rallies Virginia Democrats days before state election | WTOP

Biden rallies Virginia Democrats days before state election | WTOP

Joe Biden is working on a national campaign of his own, but he made time for a trip to Virginia to rally party activists two days before a pivotal state election. Read full article: Biden rallies Virginia Democrats days be...→

Yard sign for Seattle City Council candidate spray-painted with racial slur, drawing condemnation

A yard sign supporting City Council candidate Shaun Scott was spray-painted with a racial slur, and Seattle leaders are condemning the racist vandalism. Scott campaign aide Enrico Doan wrote Tuesday on Twitter about the sign in his yard being defaced and... Read full article: Yard sign for Seattle City Council candi...→

Trump has promoted his businesses once every five days while president, number of promotions rising as 2020 election approaches

Trump has promoted his businesses once every five days while president, number of promotions rising as 2020 election approaches

The Washington ethics watchdog CREW is tracking all of President Donald Trump's conflicts of interest while he is in the White House. Read full article: Trump has promoted his businesses once e...→

Recall election of town leaders in Elizabeth over growth concerns is a go

Recall election of town leaders in Elizabeth over growth concerns is a go

The recall election for all seven elected leaders in tiny but growing Elizabeth, 40 miles southeast of Denver, will go forward. Read full article: Recall election of town leaders in Eliza...→

Johnson Could Call Snap Election in Coming Days: Report

Johnson Could Call Snap Election in Coming Days: Report

Prime Minister Boris Johnson could make a third attempt to call a snap election, according to reports. Read full article: Johnson Could Call Snap Election in Comi...→

Woman dies days after being hit by vehicle in Back of the Yards

Woman dies days after being hit by vehicle in Back of the Yards

Witnesses told investigators the woman was crossing the street against the light when she was hit Oct. 18 in the 800 block of West Garfield Boulevard. Read full article: Woman dies days after being hit by vehic...→

Man dies days after being hit by vehicle in NW Indiana

Man dies days after being hit by vehicle in NW Indiana

The 66-year-old was pronounced dead Saturday, two days after being struck in Whiting, Indiana. Read full article: Man dies days after being hit by vehicle...→

Man Dies After Falling From Council Overhang at Starved Rock State Park

Man Dies After Falling From Council Overhang at Starved Rock State Park

Crews responded to reports of an accident involving a man who allegedly fell at Starved Rock State Park Saturday morning, authorities said. Read full article: Man Dies After Falling From Council Over...→

Opinion: City Council Faces Critical Vote on 'Election Shopping' of Ballot Measure - Times of San Diego

The City Council should honor Measure L and place the ballot mesure to expand the convention center and aid the homeless on the November 2020 ballot. Read full article: Opinion: City Council Faces Critical Vot...→

2020 Election: The Race to 2020 – Presidential candidate, issues, polls and more in the run up to the election

2020 Election: The Race to 2020 – Presidential candidate, issues, polls and more in the run up to the election

This Saturday, Louisiana will hold an election between incumbent Democrat Governor John Bel Edwards and Republican businessman Eddie Rispone... A key witness in the impeachment inquiry publicly testified Friday she felt threatened by comments from President Trump. CBS News intelligence and national security reporter Olivia Gazis, Associated Press White House reporter Jill Colvin, C Read full article: 2020 Election: The Race to 2020 – Presid...→

Riverside City Council candidates solidify leads in updated election results

Riverside City Council candidates solidify leads in updated election results

Erin Edwards, Ronaldo Fierro, Gaby Plascencia and Steve Hemenway are the apparent winners in wards 1, 3, 5 and 7, respectively. Read full article: Riverside City Council candidates solidi...→

Election Day 2019: New Jersey County Sides With ICE, Defies State's Sanctuary Policy In Landslide Vote

County residents declared they would support federal immigration officials working in the state. That ballot measure passed on Tuesday with 67 percent of voters voting yes to support ICE. Read full article: Election Day 2019: New Jersey County Sid...→

A Sawant surge? Five things to know about Seattle’s crucial City Council races after election night

A Sawant surge? Five things to know about Seattle’s crucial City Council races after election night

First, Amazon dropped a money bomb on the Seattle City Council elections. Then, voters dropped their own bomb with Tuesday night's election results. Though business-backed Egan Orion was leading Socialist Councilmember Kshama Sawant, several other candidates supported by Amazon were... Read full article: A Sawant surge? Five things to know abou...→

Election Day 2019: Democrats Sweep Delaware County Council For First Time Since Civil War

Election Day 2019: Democrats Sweep Delaware County Council For First Time Since Civil War

Democrats declared victory in three races Tuesday night for Delaware County's five-member council, sweeping Republicans entirely from what had been an all-Republican panel just a couple years ago. Read full article: Election Day 2019: Democrats Sweep Delaw...→

5 weeks, 650 seats, 86 days to Brexit: UK election numbers

Britain's five-week election campaign officially began Wednesday, when Parliament was dissolved ahead of the Dec. 12 vote. Here's a look at some key numbers in an election that could... Read full article: 5 weeks, 650 seats, 86 days to Brexit: U...→

Falcon Heights city election results: Randy Gustafson elected mayor, Kay Andrews and Yakasah Wehyee for city council

Falcon Heights city election results: Randy Gustafson elected mayor, Kay Andrews and Yakasah Wehyee for city council

Falcon Heights residents took to the polls Tuesday and elected Randy Gustafson for mayor, as well as Kay Andrews and Yakasah Wehyee for seats on the city council. Gustafson garnered 67 percent of t… Read full article: Falcon Heights city election results: Ra...→

Gaby Plascencia leading Sean Mill in early Riverside City Council Ward 5 election results

Gaby Plascencia leading Sean Mill in early Riverside City Council Ward 5 election results

The ward, which includes the Arlington, Arlington Heights and Ramona neighborhoods, is one of four on the Tuesday, Nov. 5, ballot Read full article: Gaby Plascencia leading Sean Mill in ear...→

Erin Edwards leading Mike Gardner in early Ward 1 Riverside City Council election results

Erin Edwards leading Mike Gardner in early Ward 1 Riverside City Council election results

The ward, which includes the downtown, Northside and Wood Streets neighborhood, is one of four on the ballot Tuesday, Nov. 5 Read full article: Erin Edwards leading Mike Gardner in ear...→

Man dies at Oregon jail, 3 days before he’d been set for release

MEDFORD, Ore. — Detectives are investigating an inmate's death by apparent suicide at the Jackson County Jail in Southern Oregon. The Mail Tribune reports 28-year-old Scott Ashbaugh was found unresponsive in his cell by a sheriff's deputy at 10:56 p.m.... Read full article: Man dies at Oregon jail, 3 days before h...→

Shipping container intended as Airbnb rental deemed 'appalling' by town council: 'An abomination'

Shipping container intended as Airbnb rental deemed 'appalling' by town council: 'An abomination'

A shipping container which was converted into a vacation rental has been branded "an abomination" by furious council members. Read full article: Shipping container intended as Airbnb re...→

Out-of-town real-estate representatives give to Boston at-large council candidates

Out-of-town real-estate representatives give to Boston at-large council candidates

Big names and developers number among the many out-of-town donations that have fueled the at-large candidates’s campaigns in Boston’s City Council race. Read full article: Out-of-town real-estate representatives ...→

At-large City Council candidates rake in out-of-town cash

At-large City Council candidates rake in out-of-town cash

More than 40% of donations in the at-large City Council race are coming from out-of-towners seeking to influence Boston’s election and curry favor with the candidates. The top candidates in t… Read full article: At-large City Council candidates rake in...→

2-year-old Indian boy dies after being trapped inside well for three days

2-year-old Indian boy dies after being trapped inside well for three days

A 2-year-old boy trapped in a well in India for more than three days was found dead late Monday local time, a report said. The decomposed body of Sujith Wilson was discovered by rescue workers afte… Read full article: 2-year-old Indian boy dies after being t...→

Seattle City Council election is about big bucks, but not Bezos’

Seattle City Council election is about big bucks, but not Bezos’

Big money is at stake in Seattle's election. Not the $1.45 million Amazon is spending or the comparable amount unions are contributing. Those dollars are a distraction — and pocket change compared to what's coming next. By my tally, potentially... Read full article: Seattle City Council election is about b...→

Seattle council candidate Egan Orion agrees to pay $1,000 fine to settle complaint over Stranger ad

Seattle council candidate Egan Orion agrees to pay $1,000 fine to settle complaint over Stranger ad

Egan Orion, the Seattle City Council candidate challenging District 3 incumbent Kshama Sawant, has agreed to pay a $1,000 fine for omitting sponsorship information from an advertisement in The Stranger newspaper. The payment to the city, pending approval Friday by... Read full article: Seattle council candidate Egan Orion agr...→

Walled Lake business owner seeks protection order against city council candidate

Walled Lake business owner seeks protection order against city council candidate

A Walled Lake businessman says the day before Election Day, he will be in court asking for a PPO (Personal Protection Order) against a man running for city council. So what led to all of this? Read full article: Walled Lake business owner seeks protect...→

MURRIETA: Man accused of threatening council candidate

An Orange County political consultant has been arrested on suspicion of threatening a Murrieta City Council candidate, according to jail records and Murrieta police. Jeffrey Leroy Benson, 29, of Fu… Read full article: MURRIETA: Man accused of threatening cou...→

Round Lake Beach man dies days after being shot in Little Village

Round Lake Beach man dies days after being shot in Little Village

Jacob Abdallah, 24, was among three wounded in a shooting Nov. 10 in the 2100 block of South Albany Avenue, authorities said. Read full article: Round Lake Beach man dies days after bei...→

2020 Election: The Race to 2020 – Presidential candidate, issues, polls and more in the run up to the election

2020 Election: The Race to 2020 – Presidential candidate, issues, polls and more in the run up to the election

This Saturday, Louisiana will hold an election between incumbent Democrat Governor John Bel Edwards and Republican businessman Eddie Rispone... A key witness in the impeachment inquiry publicly testified Friday she felt threatened by comments from President Trump. CBS News intelligence and national security reporter Olivia Gazis, Associated Press White House reporter Jill Colvin, C Read full article: 2020 Election: The Race to 2020 – Presid...→

Man dies 2 days after being shot in Little Village

Edgar Guevara, 24, was one of two men who were critically wounded in a shooting Nov. 14 in the 2700 block of South Pulaski Road, officials said. Read full article: Man dies 2 days after being shot in Litt...→

Woman Dies Days After Mpls. House Fire

Woman Dies Days After Mpls. House Fire

Officials say a woman who was injured in house fire in south Minneapolis last week has died from her injuries. Read full article: Woman Dies Days After Mpls. House Fire...→

Riverside City Council candidates solidify leads in updated election results

Riverside City Council candidates solidify leads in updated election results

Erin Edwards, Ronaldo Fierro, Gaby Plascencia and Steve Hemenway are the apparent winners in wards 1, 3, 5 and 7, respectively. Read full article: Riverside City Council candidates solidi...→

Gang of turkeys causes chaos in New Jersey town

Gang of turkeys causes chaos in New Jersey town

It’s gobblers vs. geezers! A gang of aggressive wild turkeys has been terrorizing senior citizens in New Jersey — busting through windows, pecking at cars, and even attacking the old-timers, accord… Read full article: Gang of turkeys causes chaos in New Jers...→

Election Day 2019: New Jersey County Sides With ICE, Defies State's Sanctuary Policy In Landslide Vote

County residents declared they would support federal immigration officials working in the state. That ballot measure passed on Tuesday with 67 percent of voters voting yes to support ICE. Read full article: Election Day 2019: New Jersey County Sid...→

Welcome to ‘Adversaria’: How a fake town and real hackers battle test officials for Election Day 2020

Welcome to ‘Adversaria’: How a fake town and real hackers battle test officials for Election Day 2020

In the fictional American town of “Adversaria," federal and local law enforcement officials battled against hackers who used a deep bag of tricks to disrupt election day. Read full article: Welcome to ‘Adversaria’: How a fake town...→

A Sawant surge? Five things to know about Seattle’s crucial City Council races after election night

A Sawant surge? Five things to know about Seattle’s crucial City Council races after election night

First, Amazon dropped a money bomb on the Seattle City Council elections. Then, voters dropped their own bomb with Tuesday night's election results. Though business-backed Egan Orion was leading Socialist Councilmember Kshama Sawant, several other candidates supported by Amazon were... Read full article: A Sawant surge? Five things to know abou...→

Boston City Council Now Dominated By Women, Minorities After Election

Boston City Council Now Dominated By Women, Minorities After Election

Boston's city council is getting a new look: its first female majority and a more racially diverse lineup than ever before. Read full article: Boston City Council Now Dominated By Wom...→

Election Day 2019: Democrats Sweep Delaware County Council For First Time Since Civil War

Election Day 2019: Democrats Sweep Delaware County Council For First Time Since Civil War

Democrats declared victory in three races Tuesday night for Delaware County's five-member council, sweeping Republicans entirely from what had been an all-Republican panel just a couple years ago. Read full article: Election Day 2019: Democrats Sweep Delaw...→

Gizzi: Libertarian Candidate Cost Kentucky's GOP Governor Re-election

Gizzi: Libertarian Candidate Cost Kentucky's GOP Governor Re-election

Kentucky's GOP Gov. Matt Bevin was apparently edged out of re-election Tuesday night in large part because of the candidacy of Libertarian Party nominee John Hicks. Read full article: Gizzi: Libertarian Candidate Cost Kentuc...→

5 weeks, 650 seats, 86 days to Brexit: UK election numbers

Britain's five-week election campaign officially began Wednesday, when Parliament was dissolved ahead of the Dec. 12 vote. Here's a look at some key numbers in an election that could... Read full article: 5 weeks, 650 seats, 86 days to Brexit: U...→

Election Day 2019: Donald Clavin Declares Victory In Hempstead Town Supervisor Race; Still Too Close To Call

Election Day 2019: Donald Clavin Declares Victory In Hempstead Town Supervisor Race; Still Too Close To Call

Republican challenger and Receiver of Taxes Donald Clavin has declared victory over Democratic incumbent Laura Gillen, appearing to return the country’s largest township back to GOP control. Read full article: Election Day 2019: Donald Clavin Declare...→

Falcon Heights city election results: Randy Gustafson elected mayor, Kay Andrews and Yakasah Wehyee for city council

Falcon Heights city election results: Randy Gustafson elected mayor, Kay Andrews and Yakasah Wehyee for city council

Falcon Heights residents took to the polls Tuesday and elected Randy Gustafson for mayor, as well as Kay Andrews and Yakasah Wehyee for seats on the city council. Gustafson garnered 67 percent of t… Read full article: Falcon Heights city election results: Ra...→

Gaby Plascencia leading Sean Mill in early Riverside City Council Ward 5 election results

Gaby Plascencia leading Sean Mill in early Riverside City Council Ward 5 election results

The ward, which includes the Arlington, Arlington Heights and Ramona neighborhoods, is one of four on the Tuesday, Nov. 5, ballot Read full article: Gaby Plascencia leading Sean Mill in ear...→

Ronaldo Fierro leading Warren Avery in early Riverside City Council Ward 3 election results

Ronaldo Fierro leading Warren Avery in early Riverside City Council Ward 3 election results

The ward, which includes the Airport, Magnolia Center and Victoria neighborhoods, is one of four on the ballot Tuesday, Nov. 5 Read full article: Ronaldo Fierro leading Warren Avery in e...→

Erin Edwards leading Mike Gardner in early Ward 1 Riverside City Council election results

Erin Edwards leading Mike Gardner in early Ward 1 Riverside City Council election results

The ward, which includes the downtown, Northside and Wood Streets neighborhood, is one of four on the ballot Tuesday, Nov. 5 Read full article: Erin Edwards leading Mike Gardner in ear...→

Challenger Girmay Zahilay leads incumbent Larry Gossett in Tuesday’s King County Council election results

Challenger Girmay Zahilay leads incumbent Larry Gossett in Tuesday’s King County Council election results

Girmay Zahilay was the the first serious challenger incumbent Larry Gossett has faced in decades for King County Council District2. Read full article: Challenger Girmay Zahilay leads incumben...→

Republican candidate charged with distributing fake sample ballots on Election Day

Republican candidate charged with distributing fake sample ballots on Election Day

A city councilman running for city auditor and a Republican Party official who previously pleaded guilty to theft in office have been charged with distributing fake sample ballots on Election Day. Read full article: Republican candidate charged with distri...→

Boston voters head to the polls Tuesday in City Council election

Boston voters head to the polls Tuesday in City Council election

Boston voters head to the polls on Tuesday when they’ll elect at least three new faces to the City Council, but will also make choices in six other races. District councilors Tim McCarthy, Ma… Read full article: Boston voters head to the polls Tuesday ...→

Man dies at Oregon jail, 3 days before he’d been set for release

MEDFORD, Ore. — Detectives are investigating an inmate's death by apparent suicide at the Jackson County Jail in Southern Oregon. The Mail Tribune reports 28-year-old Scott Ashbaugh was found unresponsive in his cell by a sheriff's deputy at 10:56 p.m.... Read full article: Man dies at Oregon jail, 3 days before h...→

Man Dies Days After Being Shot In Arlington, Suspect Charged With Murder

Man Dies Days After Being Shot In Arlington, Suspect Charged With Murder

A 24-year-old man has died after he was shot last week in a neighborhood in west Arlington, police say. Read full article: Man Dies Days After Being Shot In Arling...→

Biden rallies Virginia Democrats days before state election | WTOP

Biden rallies Virginia Democrats days before state election | WTOP

Joe Biden is working on a national campaign of his own, but he made time for a trip to Virginia to rally party activists two days before a pivotal state election. Read full article: Biden rallies Virginia Democrats days be...→

Shipping container intended as Airbnb rental deemed 'appalling' by town council: 'An abomination'

Shipping container intended as Airbnb rental deemed 'appalling' by town council: 'An abomination'

A shipping container which was converted into a vacation rental has been branded "an abomination" by furious council members. Read full article: Shipping container intended as Airbnb re...→

Out-of-town real-estate representatives give to Boston at-large council candidates

Out-of-town real-estate representatives give to Boston at-large council candidates

Big names and developers number among the many out-of-town donations that have fueled the at-large candidates’s campaigns in Boston’s City Council race. Read full article: Out-of-town real-estate representatives ...→

Yard sign for Seattle City Council candidate spray-painted with racial slur, drawing condemnation

A yard sign supporting City Council candidate Shaun Scott was spray-painted with a racial slur, and Seattle leaders are condemning the racist vandalism. Scott campaign aide Enrico Doan wrote Tuesday on Twitter about the sign in his yard being defaced and... Read full article: Yard sign for Seattle City Council candi...→

At-large City Council candidates rake in out-of-town cash

At-large City Council candidates rake in out-of-town cash

More than 40% of donations in the at-large City Council race are coming from out-of-towners seeking to influence Boston’s election and curry favor with the candidates. The top candidates in t… Read full article: At-large City Council candidates rake in...→

Trump has promoted his businesses once every five days while president, number of promotions rising as 2020 election approaches

Trump has promoted his businesses once every five days while president, number of promotions rising as 2020 election approaches

The Washington ethics watchdog CREW is tracking all of President Donald Trump's conflicts of interest while he is in the White House. Read full article: Trump has promoted his businesses once e...→

2-year-old Indian boy dies after being trapped inside well for three days

2-year-old Indian boy dies after being trapped inside well for three days

A 2-year-old boy trapped in a well in India for more than three days was found dead late Monday local time, a report said. The decomposed body of Sujith Wilson was discovered by rescue workers afte… Read full article: 2-year-old Indian boy dies after being t...→

Seattle City Council election is about big bucks, but not Bezos’

Seattle City Council election is about big bucks, but not Bezos’

Big money is at stake in Seattle's election. Not the $1.45 million Amazon is spending or the comparable amount unions are contributing. Those dollars are a distraction — and pocket change compared to what's coming next. By my tally, potentially... Read full article: Seattle City Council election is about b...→

Recall election of town leaders in Elizabeth over growth concerns is a go

Recall election of town leaders in Elizabeth over growth concerns is a go

The recall election for all seven elected leaders in tiny but growing Elizabeth, 40 miles southeast of Denver, will go forward. Read full article: Recall election of town leaders in Eliza...→

Seattle council candidate Egan Orion agrees to pay $1,000 fine to settle complaint over Stranger ad

Seattle council candidate Egan Orion agrees to pay $1,000 fine to settle complaint over Stranger ad

Egan Orion, the Seattle City Council candidate challenging District 3 incumbent Kshama Sawant, has agreed to pay a $1,000 fine for omitting sponsorship information from an advertisement in The Stranger newspaper. The payment to the city, pending approval Friday by... Read full article: Seattle council candidate Egan Orion agr...→

Johnson Could Call Snap Election in Coming Days: Report

Johnson Could Call Snap Election in Coming Days: Report

Prime Minister Boris Johnson could make a third attempt to call a snap election, according to reports. Read full article: Johnson Could Call Snap Election in Comi...→

Walled Lake business owner seeks protection order against city council candidate

Walled Lake business owner seeks protection order against city council candidate

A Walled Lake businessman says the day before Election Day, he will be in court asking for a PPO (Personal Protection Order) against a man running for city council. So what led to all of this? Read full article: Walled Lake business owner seeks protect...→

Woman dies days after being hit by vehicle in Back of the Yards

Woman dies days after being hit by vehicle in Back of the Yards

Witnesses told investigators the woman was crossing the street against the light when she was hit Oct. 18 in the 800 block of West Garfield Boulevard. Read full article: Woman dies days after being hit by vehic...→

Man dies days after being hit by vehicle in NW Indiana

Man dies days after being hit by vehicle in NW Indiana

The 66-year-old was pronounced dead Saturday, two days after being struck in Whiting, Indiana. Read full article: Man dies days after being hit by vehicle...→

MURRIETA: Man accused of threatening council candidate

An Orange County political consultant has been arrested on suspicion of threatening a Murrieta City Council candidate, according to jail records and Murrieta police. Jeffrey Leroy Benson, 29, of Fu… Read full article: MURRIETA: Man accused of threatening cou...→

Man Dies After Falling From Council Overhang at Starved Rock State Park

Man Dies After Falling From Council Overhang at Starved Rock State Park

Crews responded to reports of an accident involving a man who allegedly fell at Starved Rock State Park Saturday morning, authorities said. Read full article: Man Dies After Falling From Council Over...→

Opinion: City Council Faces Critical Vote on 'Election Shopping' of Ballot Measure - Times of San Diego

The City Council should honor Measure L and place the ballot mesure to expand the convention center and aid the homeless on the November 2020 ballot. Read full article: Opinion: City Council Faces Critical Vot...→