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First transgender state senator elected and The Squad stays strong: A few votes you may have missed during the U.S. election

As a whirlwind presidential election continues to unfold, it’s possible you’ve had your eyes glued to a screen for any sign of who will be America’s next president and missed some other key decisions that have played out across the U.S. over the past 18… Read More »First transgender state senator elected and The Squad stays strong: A few votes you may have missed during the U.S. election

U.S. Election: Biden campaign says it will fight Trump’s ‘outrageous’ push to stop vote count; Trump wins Florida and Texas, while Biden takes Arizona, Maine

Americans have cast their votes for President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden, selecting a leader to steer a nation battered by a surging pandemic that has killed more than 231,000 people, cost millions their jobs and reshaped daily life. Here are the latest election… Read More »U.S. Election: Biden campaign says it will fight Trump’s ‘outrageous’ push to stop vote count; Trump wins Florida and Texas, while Biden takes Arizona, Maine

Will Jacinda Ardern win a second term? New Zealand’s election, explained

SYDNEY—New Zealand’s popular prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, is expected to return to power in this week’s general election, with polls giving her Labour Party a comfortable double-digit lead over the more conservative National Party. An especially strong showing might even give Labour the country’s first… Read More »Will Jacinda Ardern win a second term? New Zealand’s election, explained

Mexico is poised to become the biggest legal marijuana market in the world. Who will most benefit?

MEXICO CITY—Mexico’s marijuana revolution is on display steps from the nation’s Senate, where for the last nine months activists have maintained a fragrant cannabis garden. Each day, hundreds of people stroll amid a labyrinth of towering green plants, freely lighting joints and getting high. Their… Read More »Mexico is poised to become the biggest legal marijuana market in the world. Who will most benefit?