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Democratic Party rides coattails of Bernie Sanders' popularity

Sander's appearance comes as Democratic parties nationwide are trying to appeal to the working class in states including ME, where a resurgent Republican Party in the last decade has gained ground in rural communities roiled by the closing of paper mills and sluggish economic growth.



Democrats Turn on Ossoff

Outside groups poured millions into the nationally-watched contest, which was widely viewed as an early indicator of Trump's popularity as he closed out his first 100 days in office. And yet, in the first round of balloting, a first-time Democratic candidate very almost took the seat - and still might. "It's a test case for how far a Democratic candidate can go in a Republican district on the strength of opposition to Trump", said Todd Rehm, a Georgia Republican strategist who is not ...


Henrico Sheriff says two inmates hurt in escape attempt

Henrico Sheriff says two inmates hurt in escape attempt

Officials said the men never breached the outer fence line of the jail. The inmates were Clayton Douglas Musselman and Frank Edward Wilson Arthur. The prisoners used a coat to pull down the razor wire covering the top of the fence as they scaled over it, Gregory said.



Tad Cummins expected to be arraigned Monday

Court records show that Jill Cummins sued her then-missing husband on the grounds of irreconcilable differences and inappropriate marital conduct. "Teens, especially young teens, are inexperienced in relationships and are easily manipulated by adults or older peers", she said.


General Motors plant seized, protesters killed in Venezuela

General Motors plant seized, protesters killed in Venezuela

The opposition attributed both deaths to groups known as "colectivos", armed government supporters who are frequently accused of involvement in confrontations during protests. Instead of joining the marches, she said, he was on the way to play soccer. Jorban Contreras, a paramedic and director of the civil protection unit in Tachira state, said the woman already was dead from a gunshot wound to her chest when he arrived.