Top elections official urges quick action on mail-in voting
By Steve Leblanc Jun. 22, 2021 01:26 PM EDT
BOSTON (AP) — With current no-excuse mail-in voting laws set to expire at the end of the month, state lawmakers need to hurry up and take action to extend...
Last votes being cast across New York in party primaries
Jun. 22, 2021 03:12 AM EDT
Decision day looms in NY party primaries
Jun. 21, 2021 10:26 AM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — The final votes are set to be cast Tuesday in New York's party primaries, where mayors, prosecutors, judges and city and county legislators...
Last debate for NYC mayoral candidates; early voting ongoing
Jun. 16, 2021 08:36 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — The candidates running in the Democratic primary to be New York City's next mayor made their pitches to voters in the final televised debate on...
Editorial Roundup: New York
By The Associated Press Jun. 16, 2021 02:45 PM EDT
Newsday. June 9, 2021. Editorial: Plan for MTA goes off track For a brief moment, there seemed to be a path forward...
GOP ramps up misleading attack on Democrats' policing policy
By Thomas Beaumont Jun. 13, 2021 08:59 AM EDT
Iran regains UN voting rights and lashes out at US sanctions
By Edith M. Lederer Jun. 11, 2021 03:00 PM EDT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran regained its voting rights in the U.N. General Assembly on Friday after making the minimum payment on its U.N. dues and lashed out...
Editorial Roundup: New England
By The Associated Press Jun. 11, 2021 01:10 PM EDT
Hearst Connecticut Media. June 3, 2021. Editorial: No excuse for legislative lag on marijuana Connecticut has had...
Brazil, UAE, Albania, Ghana and Gabon win UN council seats
By Edith M. Lederer Jun. 11, 2021 12:18 PM EDT
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations elected five countries to join the powerful U.N. Security Council on Friday with no suspense because all were...
Finland elections test for young PM, Social Democrat leader
By Jari Tanner Jun. 11, 2021 02:48 AM EDT
Crime leads voter concerns as NYC mayoral primary approaches
By Karen Matthews And Michael R. Sisak Jun. 11, 2021 01:00 AM EDT
Boston leadership tangled in series of scandals
By Steve Leblanc Jun. 09, 2021 04:10 PM EDT
Maine city holds another election with COVID-19 protocols
Jun. 08, 2021 07:05 AM EDT
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine's largest city was scheduled to hold another local election with some coronavirus protocols in place on Tuesday. ...
With primary looming, mayoral candidates face off in debate
Jun. 02, 2021 08:54 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — Eight Democratic candidates running to be New York City's next mayor sparred in a debate Wednesday night, each trying to position themselves as...
Editorial Roundup: Pennsylvania
By The Associated Press May. 26, 2021 09:00 AM EDT
Philadelphia Inquirer. May 20, 2021. Editorial: Mayor Kenney is responsible for making new MOVE investigation the last one Philly needs ...
Trump criminal investigation looms over Manhattan DA race
By Michael R. Sisak May. 23, 2021 09:18 AM EDT
Pittsburgh takes big step toward electing first Black mayor
May. 18, 2021 07:42 AM EDT
Republican North Las Vegas mayor running for Nevada governor
By Michelle L. Price May. 17, 2021 03:29 PM EDT
NYC mayoral race heats up with 6 weeks to go before primary
By Karen Matthews May. 13, 2021 01:34 AM EDT
Republican Stothert wins third term as Omaha mayor
May. 12, 2021 10:16 AM EDT
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Republican incumbent Jean Stothert sailed to a third term as Omaha’s mayor, capturing the vote 2-to-1 over Democratic challenger and...