According to AFP, the elections commission said Jan. 31, 49 candidates who previously served jail time for stealing public funds.
Alejandro Aparicio took the oath of office as Mexico’s newest mayor, but would never arrive at his first official meeting after being gunned down on the way to city hall.
In what the opposition labeled a “farcical” election, Sheikh Hasina has won a third consecutive term as Bangladesh prime minister.
Senator Elizabeth Warren from Massachusetts sent reportedly sent her supporters an email saying she will be forming an exploratory committee for her presidential campaign.
On Dec. 19, former President Barack Obama surprised kids at Washington Children’s National Health System with a bag full of toys.
Michael Cohen, U.S. President Donald Trump’s former attorney, has been sentenced to three years in prison for the crimes of lying to Congress, tax evasion and breaking campaign finance laws.
U.S. President Donald Trump announced his pick for his next ambassador to the United Nations — current State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert.
President George H.W. Bush served just one term, but many see his diplomatic success during office as his lasting legacy.
U.S. President Donald Trump has announced Dec. 7 he will nominate William Barr as his next attorney general.
U.S. President Donald Trump announced his support for a bipartisan criminal justice plan Nov. 14.