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MEXICO CITY  —  For most of the last century, elections in Mexico were a farce.The ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party controlled ballot boxes, voter rolls and even tallied votes. Unsurprisingly, the party won every time.It became known as “the perfect dictatorship,” an authoritarian regime that rarely resorted to brute...
Is American democracy more resilient than we thought?Before the midterms, warnings of an impending democratic crackup were rife. Most centered on Trump-backed candidates who said they wouldn’t have certified President Joe Biden’s victory in 2020 – raising questions about what might happen, should they win, in 2024.  Why We Wrote...
The town of Moscow remains on edge two weeks after the murders, with the killer still at-large. Source link
“That ’70s Show” star Mila Kunis had a self-described meet-cute with fellow Ukrainian Volodymyr Zelensky, long before he was elected president of the embattled European nation in 2019. Kunis — who on Wednesday was named among People magazine’s People of the Year for fundraising efforts benefiting her war-torn homeland...
As two of the youngest heads of government and among a small percentage of female world leaders, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern...
The United States Soccer Federation briefly displayed Iran’s national flag on social media without the emblem of the Islamic Republic, saying the move supported protesters in Iran ahead of the two nations’ World Cup match Tuesday.Iran’s government reacted by accusing America of removing the name of God from its...
In videos verified by The New York Times, protesters in the southern city of Guangzhou confronted police officers in helmets and white protective clothing this week. Source link
The rapper will pay $200,000 a month, while both parents will have custody of the children. Source link
WASHINGTON —  The Supreme Court sounded divided Tuesday over a clash between President Biden and the state of Texas involving immigration enforcement. At issue is whether an existing law requires federal authorities to arrest, detain and deport any “criminal alien” they encounter, or instead gives them the discretion to...

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