Ex-FBI chief Comey urges voters to support Democrats in fall

WASHINGTON (AP) - James Comey, the FBI director who was fired last year by President Donald Trump, is urging voters to support Democrats in November's midterm elections.

Comey says on Twitter that the "Republican Congress has proven incapable of fulfilling the Founders' design that 'Ambition must ... counteract ambition.'" That ...

German court releases man convicted in far-right trial

BERLIN (AP) - A German court has ordered the release of a man convicted last week as an accessory to the murder of nine victims of a neo-Nazi group that targeted immigrants.

Ralf Wohlleben was sentenced to 10 years' imprisonment at the end of a trial that lasted more than ...

Australia succeeds in stopping migrants but many in limbo

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - When Aziz Abdul reached Australia's Christmas Island aboard a smuggler's boat, he had no idea that weeks earlier in 2013, his fate as a refugee from Sudan seeking a new life in a new world had been sealed.

Australia drew a line in the sand on ...

Lieberman slams Ocasio-Cortez, urges voters to pick Joe Crowley

A former Democratic Senator and Vice President candidate Joe Lieberman came out swinging against New York Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and urged voters to vote for defeated top Democrat Joe Crowley who will appear on the ballot of the Working Families Party.

Louisiana fall elections sign-up period opens Wednesday

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Candidates seeking seats in Louisiana's fall election have to declare their intentions and register for their races this week, in the sign-up period opening Wednesday.

Top of the Nov. 6 ballot are Louisiana's U.S. House elections and a special election for secretary of state, to ...

200 new citizens to be naturalized

BOSTON (AP) - Approximately 200 people will become new citizens of the United States at ceremony in Massachusetts.

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston will host a celebration of the naturalization presided by the Honorable Judge Mary Page Kelley for the U.S. District Court of Massachusetts ...

James Comey urges voters to support Democrats in midterm elections

James Comey, the FBI director who was fired last year by President Donald Trump, is urging voters to support Democrats in November's midterm elections.

Comey says on Twitter that the "Republican Congress has proven incapable of fulfilling the Founders' design that 'Ambition must ... counteract ambition.'" That refers to the ...

Martha Roby wins Republican runoff in Alabama

MILLBROOK, Ala. — U.S. Rep. Martha Roby won Alabama's Republican runoff on Tuesday, fighting through lingering fallout from her years-old criticism of then-candidate Donald Trump in a midterm contest that hinged on loyalty to the GOP president.

The four-term incumbent will now represent the GOP on the November ballot having ...

Onetime Trump critic Roby wins GOP Senate runoff in Alabama

MILLBROOK, Ala. (AP) - U.S. Rep. Martha Roby won Alabama's Republican runoff on Tuesday, fighting through lingering fallout from her years-old criticism of then-candidate Donald Trump in a midterm contest that hinged on loyalty to the GOP president.

The four-term incumbent will now represent the GOP on the November ballot ...