Run-off elections

Gov. Henry McMaster speaks to the crowd in the William-Brice Kimbel Arena on the Coastal Carolina campus Saturday, June 23, 2018, in Conway, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
June 25, 2018 - 7:58 pm
WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump is going all-in for a South Carolina governor in a tense runoff election, betting that his last-minute appearance will help make the difference. Trump was campaigning Monday for Republican Gov. Henry McMaster in West Columbia, returning the favor...
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Republican governor candidates participate in a gubernatorial between challenger John Warren and Governor Henry McMaster Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at Newberry Opera House in Newberry, S. C. (Andrew Whitaker/The Post And Courier via AP)
June 20, 2018 - 9:57 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster was an early supporter of presidential candidate Donald Trump, who had never run for political office. McMaster's opponent said Wednesday it's inconsistent for McMaster to now say there's no time for on-the-job training where the governorship...
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Ivan Duque, candidate of the Democratic Centre party, celebrates his victory in the presidential runoff election in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. Duque defeated Gustavo Petro, a former leftist rebel and ex-Bogota mayor. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
June 17, 2018 - 9:32 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The latest on Colombia's presidential election (all times local): 8:30 p.m. Demobilized members of Colombia's once biggest rebel group say they want to meet with President-elect Ivan Duque to discuss implementation of the nation's peace accord. Ex-guerrilla leader Rodrigo...
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Ivan Duque, left, candidate of the Democratic Centre party, celebrates his victory with his running mate Martha Lucia Ramirez, in the presidential runoff election in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. Duque defeated Gustavo Petro, a former leftist rebel and ex-Bogota mayor. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
June 17, 2018 - 8:54 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Ivan Duque, the young conservative protege of a powerful former president, was elected Colombia's next leader Sunday after promising to roll back a fragile peace accord that has divided the South American nation. Duque captured almost 54 percent of the vote, putting him 12...
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Ivan Duque, candidate of the Democratic Centre party, celebrates his victory in the presidential runoff election in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. Duque defeated Gustavo Petro, a former leftist rebel and ex-Bogota mayor. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
June 17, 2018 - 8:51 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The latest on Colombia's presidential election (all times local): 7:50 p.m. Colombian President-elect Ivan Duque says he wants to build consensus and unite the country following a polarizing campaign that laid bare deep divisions over a peace deal with leftist rebels. In his...
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Ivan Duque, candidate of the Democratic Center party, thumbs up after voting during a presidential runoff election in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. Voters will choose between Duque and Gustavo Petro, a former leftist rebel and ex-Bogota mayor. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
June 17, 2018 - 7:15 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Ivan Duque, the young conservative protege of a powerful former president, was elected Colombia's next leader Sunday after promising to roll back a fragile peace accord that has divided the South American nation. Duque captured almost 54 percent of the vote, putting him 12...
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Gustavo Petro, presidential candidate for Colombia Humana, kisses his daughter Antonella as he shows his marked ballot to the press, during the presidential election in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. Voters will choose between Petro, a leftist former guerrilla and Ivan Duque, a young conservative lawmaker in a presidential election to decide who will lead Colombia as it implements a still-fragile peace accord. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)
June 17, 2018 - 6:53 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The latest on Colombia's presidential election (all times local): 5:50 p.m. Leftist candidate Gustavo Petro is taking his loss in Colombia's presidential runoff in stride, even as his supporters seem dejected for failing to make the race more competitive. Petro went on...
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Colombians residing in South Florida exercise their right to vote during the second round of the presidential elections at Miami Dade College - Wolfson Campus in Miami on Sunday, June 17, 2018. (Sam Navarro/Miami Herald via AP)
June 17, 2018 - 6:36 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The latest on Colombia's presidential election (all times local): 5:35 p.m. Official results in Colombia's presidential runoff vote show electoral authorities understated the turnout. When polls closed Sunday, National Registrar Juan Carlos Galindo said just 44 percent of...
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Former state Sen. Mark Leno speaks to reporters in San Francisco, Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Leno pulled ahead in San Francisco's race for mayor by the slimmest of margins early Wednesday under the city's unusual voting system, although Board of Supervisors President London Breed maintained her lead in first-place votes. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
June 07, 2018 - 8:19 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In San Francisco, the candidate with the most first-place votes is trailing in a tight race for mayor. London Breed, the president of San Francisco's Board of Supervisors, is some 10 percentage points ahead of former state Sen. Mark Leno in votes for first-place. Yet, Leno was...
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Ivan Duque, presidential candidate for the Democratic Center, waves to supporters after winning the first round presidential election in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, May 27, 2018. Duque, a former Senator and protégé of President Alvaro Uribe, will face Gustavo Petro, a former leftist rebel and ex-Bogota mayor, in a run-off election on June 17.(AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
May 28, 2018 - 4:38 am
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's presidential election is heading into a divisive runoff between two ideological opposites as the conservative first-place finisher in Sunday's voting took a hard line against the country's peace deal while his rival pledged to champion the poor and excluded...
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