Local elections

June 09, 2017 - 1:14 pm
EXETER, N.H. (AP) — Three seniors at an elite New Hampshire prep school have been expelled days before graduation for tampering with an election for student council president. The Portsmouth Herald reports ( http://bit.ly/2rUkX2Y ) Phillips Exeter Academy expelled the students June 2 following an...
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British political and fathers' rights activist, Bobby Smith stands alongside a person wearing a costume of childrens' TV character Elmo, outside a polling station in Maidenhead, England, where Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May is due to arrive to vote in the general election Thursday, June 8, 2017. Smith is the founder and leader of the Give Me Back Elmo party. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
June 08, 2017 - 11:27 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's parliamentary election (all times local): 4:25 a.m. Britain's election night has provided fleeting moments of fame for an array of pranksters, jokers and fringe candidates. In each constituency, all the candidates get to line up on stage while the results are...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May listens as the declaration at her constituency is made for in the general election in Maidenhead, England, Friday, June 9, 2017. British Prime Minister Theresa May's gamble in calling an early election appeared Friday to have backfired spectacularly, after an exit poll suggested her Conservative Party could lose its majority in Parliament. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
June 08, 2017 - 10:33 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's parliamentary election (all times local): 3:30 a.m. British Prime Minister Theresa May says her Conservative Party will work to provide stability whatever the result of the election. An exit poll and early results suggest the party will be the biggest in...
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Election staff count ballot papers for the general election inside Kendal Leisure Centre in the Westmorland and Lonsdale constituency in north England, Thursday June 8, 2017. Britain voted Thursday in an election that started out as an attempt by Prime Minister Theresa May to increase her party's majority in Parliament ahead of Brexit negotiations but was upended by terror attacks in Manchester and London during the campaign's closing days. (Danny Lawson /PA via AP)
June 08, 2017 - 9:44 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's parliamentary election (all times local): 2:35 a.m. Former U.K. Independence Party leader Nigel Farage says the anti-EU party has a big role to play in politics if the Conservatives fail to get a strong majority ahead of Brexit talks. Farage was instrumental in...
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Britain's Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn gestures as he arrives to vote in the general election at a polling station in London, Thursday, June 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
June 08, 2017 - 8:28 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's parliamentary election (all times local): 1:25 a.m. More than three hours after polls closed in Britain's election, the first seat has changed hands, with Labour winning a constituency from the Scottish National Party. Labour, the main opposition party, took...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves after voting in the general election as a person wearing a costume of childrens' TV character Elmo waves at polling station in Maidenhead, England, Thursday, June 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
June 08, 2017 - 6:42 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's parliamentary election (all times local): 11:40 p.m. The northern English city of Newcastle has claimed victory in the race to be the first to declare a result in Britain's general election. An electoral officer announced that Labour had won the seat of...
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FILE - This Oct. 14, 2016 file photo shows Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's names printed on a ballot on a voting machine to be used in the upcoming election, in Philadelphia. Some U.S. states are reviewing their election systems for signs of intrusion after a leaked National Security Agency report describes a hacking effort by Russian military intelligence. There’s no indication so far that potential intrusions affected voting or ballot counting. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
June 08, 2017 - 4:40 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Officials in some states are trying to figure out whether local election offices were targeted in an apparent effort by Russian military intelligence to hack into election software last fall. The efforts were detailed in a recently leaked report attributed to the U.S. National...
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FILE - This Oct. 14, 2016 file photo shows Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's names printed on a ballot on a voting machine to be used in the upcoming election, in Philadelphia. Some U.S. states are reviewing their election systems for signs of intrusion after a leaked National Security Agency report describes a hacking effort by Russian military intelligence. There’s no indication so far that potential intrusions affected voting or ballot counting. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
June 08, 2017 - 12:30 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Officials in some states are trying to figure out whether local election offices were targeted in an apparent effort by Russian military intelligence to hack into election software last fall. The efforts were detailed in a recently leaked report attributed to the U.S. National...
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FILE - This Oct. 14, 2016 file photo shows Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's names printed on a ballot on a voting machine to be used in the upcoming election, in Philadelphia. A newly leaked NSA document outlining alleged attempts by Russian military intelligence to hack into U.S. election systems is the latest piece of evidence suggesting a broad, sophisticated foreign attack on the integrity of U.S. elections. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
June 07, 2017 - 11:10 am
HOUSTON (AP) — Security experts have long contended that the highly decentralized, often ramshackle U.S. election system is its own best defense against trickery or sabotage . New evidence from a leaked intelligence document suggests that foreign adversaries are exploring ways to attack it anyway...
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FILE - In this Feb. 1, 2017, photo, then - National Security Adviser Michael Flynn speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House, in Washington. Senate Democrats are pressing the businessman President Donald Trump nominated to be ambassador to Japan for answers about the vetting of former national security adviser Michael Flynn, according to congressional aides. William F. Hagerty served as director of presidential appointments for Trump’s transition team(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
June 06, 2017 - 4:19 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Trump administration and the Russia investigation (all times local): 4:15 p.m. The ranking Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee says Tuesday that hacking into state voting systems was more widespread than has been disclosed. But Sen. Mark Warner of...
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