2016 elections

Obama, EU Leaders Agree to Stick Together, Stay Tough on Russia

By Jeff Mason and Andrea Shalal BERLIN, Nov 18 – U.S. President Barack Obama and European leaders on Friday underscored the importance of working together in NATO and chided Russia for its bombing of Syria and failure to implement a Ukrainian peace accord. The White House statement followed a meeting at which Obama sought to

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U.S. Election Largely Peaceful, Despite Intimidation, Glitches

By Julia Harte, Andy Sullivan and David Ingram WASHINGTON/PHILADELPHIA, Nov 9 – Voters and civil rights groups reported long lines, isolated cases of malfunctioning equipment and some harassment at polling places in Tuesday’s U.S. presidential election but fears of widespread violence at the polls did not materialize. Nationwide, civil rights groups logged unusual levels of voter

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