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Germany's SPD leaders nominate Schulz as chancellor candidate – sources

BERLIN: Leaders of Germany’s Social Democratic Party (SPD) on Sunday unanimously nominated former European Parliament President Martin Schulz to run against conservative Angela Merkel in a national election in September, sources familiar with the decision said. The decision is to be formalised at a special party conference to be held on March 19, the sources… Read More »

Man who tried to grab gun at Trump rally says wanted to shoot candidate – court document

REUTERS: A man arrested over the weekend trying to wrestle a gun from a police officer at a rally by presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in Las Vegas later told an investigator he wanted to shoot the candidate to death, court papers showed on Monday. (Reporting by Alex Dobuzinskis in Los Angeles; Editing by… Read More »