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US voting law changes

More: US Supreme Court puts early voting restrictions in Ohio back in effect - @BuzzFeedNews

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US voting law changes

US Supreme Court, by 5-4 vote, grants stay in Ohio election case, putting early voting restrictions back in place - @chrisgeidner

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Brazil presidential election 2014

CNT/MDA: Brazil election poll shows President Rousseff with 47.7% voter support, Silva with 38.7% in a 2nd-round runoff - @Reuters

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Catalonia independence movement

Spain constitutional court suspends Catalonia independence vote while it considers challenge - @BBCBreaking

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Hong Kong pro-democracy protests 2014

Live video: Demonstrators demand free elections in Hong Kong - YouTube's HK's Apple Daily

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Hong Kong pro-democracy protests 2014

Hong Kong government promises new round of consultations on electoral reform, amid tense stand-off with protesters - @BBCNews

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Brazil presidential election 2014

New Datafolha poll: Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff 40% support, Marina Silva 27%, Aecio Neves 18% - @Reuters

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Indonesia

Indonesia votes to scrap direct elections of local leaders; local parliaments given power to pick mayors, provincial governors and district heads - @ChannelNewsAsia

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Indonesia

Indonesia's parliament approves ending direct regional elections - @Reuters

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New York, US

Democratic New York State Senate candidate David Denenberg drops out of race after lawsuit accuses him of drauding client - @Newsday

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Dinesh D'Souza indicted for campaign finance fraud

Conservative author, filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza spared prison for violating election law; to serve 8 months in a community confinement center - @Reuters

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Scotland, GB

Scottish 1st Minister Alex Salmond calls for 16 and 17-year-olds to be given vote in all future elections - @BBCNews

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New Zealand general election 2014

President Obama called New Zealand PM John Key on Sunday to congratulate him on his 3rd electoral victory - @NSCPress

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Fiji

Military leader Voreqe Bainimarama and Fiji First Party win outright majority in Fiji's Parliament by taking 32 of 50 seats - @AP

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Afghanistan elections 2014

President Obama spoke with Afghan presidential candidates Dr. Ashraf Ghani and Dr. Abdullah Abdullah earlier today, White House says - @ZekeJMiller

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Afghanistan elections 2014

Afghan election body names ex-finance minister Ghani as president-elect, acknowledges flawed vote - @Reuters

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Afghanistan elections 2014

Afghanistan's presidential rivals sign pact for power-sharing government after months of election turmoil - @Reuters

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Fiji

Fiji coup leader Voreqe Bainimarama declares himself nation's new prime minister, 4 days after country's 1st democratic election in 8 years - @SBSNews

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Afghanistan elections 2014

Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah wants vote totals from runoff undisclosed as stipulation for unity government - @nytimes

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New Zealand general election 2014

Update: New Zealand Prime Minister John Key wins 3rd term in office as rival Labour Party concedes - @AP

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