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  • An electric Ferrari? Don't count on it

    At least that's what Ferrari president Luca di Montezemelo told Engadget in a recent interview. From Engadget:   Montezemelo said "You will never see a Ferrari electric because I don't believe in electric cars, because I don't think they represent an...
  • Coup brews against NRCC chairman

    WASHINGTON While most Republicans are focused on Tuesday's midterms, some members are already eyeing another race: The battleto be the next chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee. The current NRCC chairman, Greg Walden of Oregon,...
  • Steady in Brazil: Voters re-elect a president who has made progress

    The following editorial appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Wednesday, Oct. 29: Brazil, the world's fifth-largest country by area and population, completed the second round of its presidential election Sunday, approving incumbent Dilma...
  • Citizens United threatens right to a fair trial

    As a public defender, I fought for people who were charged with crimes not because they were guilty but because they were poor. Americans want to know that if they ever face a judge, their case will be decided based on the law. That is only possible...
  • Undercover French politicians sample "real life" for TV show

    * Elected officials to play real citizens on reality TV * Show debases political office, some say * Public confidence in politicians at record lows By Alexandria Sage PARIS, Oct 29 (Reuters) - Eight French politicians will disguise themselves as...
  • With selfies and listicles, U.S. politicians go vote-hunting on social media

    By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON, Oct 30 (Reuters) - From viral videos to selfies, listicles and "throwback Thursday" photos, candidates in the Nov. 4 midterm elections are leaving no social media stone unturned. Where a 2010 gubernatorial or congressional...
  • Protesters march on Burkina presidency after burning parliament

    OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Thousands of protesters marched on Burkina Faso's presidential palace after burning the parliament building and ransacking state television offices on Thursday, forcing President Blaise Compaore to scrap a plan to extend his 27-...
  • Hong Kong protests a 'national security issue' for China

    HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests have escalated into a national security issue threatening Chinese sovereignty over the Asian financial center, a delegate to China's rubber-stamp parliament said on Thursday. Businessman and...
  • Michelle Obama to attend Baltimore rally for Anthony Brown

    Michelle Obama will come to Baltimore Monday for an election eve rally for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Anthony G. Brown, the campaign said Thursday. The first lady's appearance at the War Memorial Plaza on Monday is the latest evidence that...
  • Undercover French politicians sample 'real life' for TV show

    PARIS (Reuters) - Eight French politicians will disguise themselves as citizens struggling with real-world problems in a TV show aimed at narrowing the gap between France's often remote political elite and the public they are elected to serve. But "Mr...
  • L.A. officials to consider ballot measures to change election years

    L.A. officials to consider ballot measures to change election years
    Can changing when Los Angeles votes reverse a long-term decline in turnout? Los Angeles lawmakers Friday are set to consider letting voters decide whether city elections should be moved to even-numbered years. The City Council has asked its lawyers to...