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Madison Cawthorn’s Loss Is Rare Win for Republican Establishment

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. — In his campaign headquarters the morning after his electoral victory, Chuck Edwards showed no interest in dissecting one of the biggest political upsets so far in this year’s Republican primary season. Mr. Edwards, 61, a three-term state senator and business owner, thwarted Representative Madison Cawthorn’s turbulent re-election …

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Steven Del Duca says voters now tuning in to his party’s message

Trailing Doug Ford in the polls with just two weeks until Ontario’s June 2 election, Liberal Leader Steven Del Duca insists time is on his side. “This campaign is literally half over. It’s not over,” the former transportation minister told the Star’s editorial board on Wednesday during a one-hour stop …

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UN chief `hopeful’ of Ukraine grain deal to help food crisis

Maltese vote in general election with some firsts for nation

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — With global hunger levels at a new high, the United Nations chief said Wednesday he is in “intense contacts” with Russia and other key countries hoping for an agreement to allow the export of grain stored in Ukrainian ports and ensure Russian food and fertilizer have …

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