CAR violence forced closure of 800 polling stations: Commission

Attacks by armed rebels closed more than 14 percent of polling stations during Sunday’s presidential and legislative elections. More than 14 percent of polling stations in the Central African Republic (CAR) failed to operate during Sunday’s presidential and legislative election due to

Texas mask mandate must extend to polling places, judge rules

AUSTIN, Texas — A federal judge ruled that Texas’ statewide mask mandate must include polling places, but election officials Wednesday did not rush to enforce the order that was handed down after more than 8 million people have already voted. U.S. District Judge