Coin toss settles rare Philippine election tie

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine election officials have settled a rare tie in a mayoral race by tossing a coin. They proclaimed Sue Cudilla the new mayor of the town of Araceli...

Turkish electoral body rejects opposition demand in Istanbul

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's electoral board has rejected a demand by opposition parties to annul local election results in Istanbul's 39 districts, following the board's decision to strip the opposition ...

Albania: Protesters throw Molotovs, clash with police in Tirana

Several thousand demonstrators took to the streets of Tirana on Saturday to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Edi Rama, clashing with security forces at several points across the city. A group...

UK confirms participation in EU elections in May

Despite talks with the opposition Labour Party to try to find an alliance to get the Brexit withdrawal agreement through Parliament, British Prime Minister Theresa May's deputy David Lidington con...

Opposition seeks redo of Istanbul district votes won by AKP

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's opposition is appealing to the country's top electoral body for an annulment of local election results in Istanbul's 39 districts after the authority annulled its victor...

UK confirms participation in EU elections in May

Despite talks with the opposition Labour Party to try to find an alliance to get the Brexit withdrawal agreement through Parliament, British Prime Minister Theresa May's deputy David Lidington con...

The Latest: Election board orders Istanbul election redone

ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on disputed mayoral elections in Turkey (all times local): 7:35 p.m. Turkey's state-run news agency says the country's highest electoral ...

Turkey: Election fraud suspects accused of extremist ties

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's official news agency says an investigation of local election fraud in Istanbul found 43 suspects had alleged links to the network of a Muslim cleric that the government consid...

Protesters attack Turkish opposition leader at funeral

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Protesters have attacked the leader of Turkey's main opposition party during the funeral of a soldier who was slain during clashes with Kurdish rebels. Televisi...

Turkish ruling party wants Istanbul election voided, redone

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's ruling party has asked for a recent municipal election it lost in Istanbul to be invalidated. The Justice and Development Party, or AKP, filed its "extraordi...

The Latest: Turkey investigates new mayor of Diyarbakir

ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on Turkey's local election (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Turkey's official news agency says prosecutors have launched a terror propaganda ...

Turkey's opposition worries as Istanbul votes go to recount

ISTANBUL (AP) — The mood among opposition supporters in Turkey's biggest city is one of jubilation but also worry — fear that their win in Istanbul's mayoral race could be overturned in a recount taki...

Slovakia: Liberal lawyer Zuzana Caputova wins election

Liberal lawyer Zuzana Caputova won Slovakia's second-round presidential run-off Saturday, after the ruling party-backed candidate Maros Sefcovic conceded defeat. Victory for the anti-corruption a...

Turkey's Erdogan shows Christchurch mosque shooting video again despite protest from New Zealand

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday again showed a video from the Christchurch mosque massacre at a campaign rally despite sharp criticism from New Zealand. Speaking to a crowd in Kuta...

Protests erupt in Congo capital over local election results

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Witnesses say at least one person is dead after protests over local elections turned violent in Congo's capital. Members of President Felix Tshisekedi's Union ...