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U.S. Presidential Election Results (2008)

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  • Hyde Park adjusts to being in the limelight

    Hyde Park adjusts to being in the limelight
    Hyde Park and Kenwood, a neighborhood that prefers to interact with the outside world on an intellectual level, is besieged by aliens these days: media from Europe and Asia, security agents talking into lapel microphones, Oscar the Secret Service dog....
  • Obama has new rallying cry: Yes, we can!

    Sen. Barack Obama got a new campaign slogan Tuesday night when he lost the New Hampshire primary here in an upset that surprised his staunch supporters but left them no less ready for a fight. "Yes, we can!" He unveiled it after a long and painful night...
  • 'Congratulations, America. Today you have fulfilled the dream'

    I am 77 years old, born during the Great Depression and schooled in the great promise of America; tempered and tested by wars; and led to believe that anything -- any dream, any desire -- can be fulfilled in this great country. Today, with the election of...
  • Is Bush tying Obama's hands?

    Is Bush tying Obama's hands?
    Today's topic: In its final months, the Bush administration has issued dozens of "midnight regulations" -- rule changes that can have far-reaching effects but need no debate in Congress -- including permitting mining near the Grand Canyon and taking...
  • Maliki's slate prevails over religious foes in Iraqi vote

    BAGHDAD -- Prime Minister Nouri Maliki has won a resounding victory in provincial elections across Iraq, cashing in on his strongman image while dealing a sharp defeat to outright religious parties, according to preliminary results released Thursday....
  • U.S. fears clock ticking on Afghanistan

    U.S. fears clock ticking on Afghanistan
    The Obama administration is racing to demonstrate visible headway in the faltering war in Afghanistan, convinced it has only until next summer to slow a hemorrhage in U.S. support and win more time for the military and diplomatic strategy it hopes can...
  • Schwarzenegger talks money, Prop. 8 and Obama

    Schwarzenegger talks money, Prop. 8 and Obama
    Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger visited The Times on Nov. 14. Below is a partial transcript of the discussion he had with editors and reporters. Arnold Schwarzenegger: I was here last time to talk about the budget, and here we are again. We are in a special...
  • From Chicago to Washington for the inauguration

    At 86, Hilton Joseph says his chest tightens up whenever he walks a long distance or exerts himself. But his legs are still sturdy and strong, and when President-elect Barack Obama is sworn in Tuesday, Joseph said, he'll push himself to make it to the...
  • 3rd District Gives Rosa DeLauro 10th Term In Congress

    Democrat Rosa DeLauro easily grabbed her 10th victory in the 3rd Congressional District race Tuesday. But her victory party at the Playwright restaurant on Temple Street was more about the Democratic Party and presidential candidate Barack Obama than...
  • Local Kenyans celebrate Obama's victory

    Halfway through his meal of grilled goat meat and lemon-scented tomato chunks, Dishon Kimani, 31, leaped out of his seat and pumped his fists in the air. "Oh my God! He took Ohio!" he announced as CNN declared the state for Barack Obama. "This thing is...
  • Black voters saw ballots as a part of history

    Black voters saw ballots as a part of history
    For hours, the Obama faithful sat in the pews of Baltimore's Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, watching a large-screen television and waiting for the election results. When CNN announced that he had won, people ran down the sanctuary's aisles,...