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Trump weighs announcing 2024 run in week after midterms

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 4, 2022

Former President Donald Trump is tentatively planning to announce his widely anticipated 2024 campaign for the White House during the week after U.S. midterm elections, according to people familiar with the matter.

Hire officers? Abolish the police? LA’s election reveals deep divisions over the LAPD

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 4, 2022

When community activist Eunisses Hernandez ran for a seat on the Los Angeles City Council this year, she made clear she thinks L.A. needs fewer police. The Highland Park resident promised to oppose the hiring of new officers at the LAPD, even to replace those who retire, saying the savings should be redirected into community services. On the issue of policing and prisons, she described herself as an abolitionist.

Pence rallies with Kemp while Trump goes missing in Georgia

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 2, 2022

About midway through his speech in Atlanta’s northern exurbs, former Vice President Mike Pence brought up an issue that’s both a point of pride for Gov. Brian Kemp and a reminder of a break with his former boss that could shape the 2024 race.

Police accused of suppressing Lula vote in Brazil election

UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 30, 2022

Brazil's most bitterly fought election since the collapse of the military dictatorship descended Sunday into allegations of police attempting to suppress the vote in regions supportive of presidential challenger Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva.