- El Salvador's ex-rebel poised to win presidency Updated: Mar-08-14 12:06 am
- Ruling party candidate drops out in Costa Rica Updated: Mar-05-14 8:10 pm
- 2 advance to runoff in Rio Rancho mayor's race Updated: Mar-05-14 8:47 am
- Councilmember to push instant-runoff voting in DC Updated: Feb-28-14 5:16 pm
- AP Interview: Sen. Paxton hoping to emulate Cruz Updated: Feb-25-14 4:59 pm
- Sallisaw now plans runoff to pick new police chief Updated: Feb-13-14 9:07 am
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - A former Marxist guerrilla who has promised to continue the government's popular social programs is poised to win El Salvador's presidential election runoff on Sunday, giving the ruling party a second consecutive term.
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica - Costa Rica's governing party candidate Johnny Araya said Wednesday that he is dropping out of a presidential runoff election and will stop campaigning because polls show his rival with an overwhelming lead.
RIO RANCHO, New Mexico - There'll be a runoff election in the mayor's race in Rio Rancho.
WASHINGTON - A D.C. councilmember wants to change the way the city elects its local leaders to boost voter participation and ensure that candidates don't win with less than a majority.
AUSTIN, Texas - Before he mounted an upset U.S. Senate victory in the 2012 Republican primary, tea party darling Ted Cruz mulled running for Texas attorney general. Now, one of the three Republicans vying to become the state's next attorney general isn't being shy about billing himself as the second coming of Cruz.
SALLISAW, Oklahoma - Sallisaw's new police chief won't be picked from a hat after all.