Run-off elections

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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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 - 12:57 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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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 27, 2018 - 10:15 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The conservative protege of a powerful former president and a leftist former guerrilla who has galvanized voters with an anti-establishment message are headed for what promises to be a polarizing presidential runoff after gaining the most votes in Sunday's election. With...
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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 27, 2018 - 9:38 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The conservative protege of a powerful former president and a leftist former guerrilla who has galvanized voters with an anti-establishment message are headed for what promises to be a polarizing presidential runoff after gaining the most votes in Sunday's election. With...
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Gustavo Petro, presidential candidate for Colombia Humana, waves before voting in the presidential election in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, May 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
May 27, 2018 - 7:54 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on Colombia's presidential election (all times local): 6:50 p.m. Former Medellin Mayor Sergio Fajardo is conceding defeat, but not showing signs of who he'll support in an upcoming runoff where his 4.5 million supporters is likely to be decisive. Fajardo finished...
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Ivan Duque, presidential candidate for the Democratic Center, gives a thumbs up after voting during the presidential election in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, May 27, 2018. Duque is conservative, former senator and protege of former President Alvaro Uribe. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
May 27, 2018 - 7:07 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The conservative protege of a powerful former president and a leftist former guerrilla who has galvanized voters with an anti-establishment message appeared headed for what promises to be a polarizing runoff election for president in Colombia. With almost all quick count...
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Supporters of Ivan Duque, presidential candidate for the Democratic Center, celebrate presidential elections results at the candidate's headquarters in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, May 27, 2018. Preliminary tallies put the former senator, and protégé of President Alvaro, in first place. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
May 27, 2018 - 6:45 pm
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — The Latest on Colombia's presidential election (all times local): 5:40 p.m. Colombia's presidential election is heading to a runoff after conservative former Senator Ivan Duque finished first in voting Sunday. He's likely to face off against leftist former rebel Gustavo...
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