Saudi Arabian King Abdullah died on Thursday, and his successor is his half-brother and the country’s Crown Prince and Defense Minister, Prince Salman.


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It sounded a bit like his pacemaker on its last bit of battery, but thankfully it was probably just a warning for him to get to bed.

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In an across-the-board thrashing of the Democrats, the Republicans took control of the Senate Tuesday night and padded their majority in the House.

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Mitch McConnell gave a jubilant victory speech after fending off a challenge from Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes in Kentucky.

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Republicans won control of the Senate Tuesday night, toppling three Democratic incumbents and winning four Democratic-held open seats.

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With control of the U.S. Senate up for grabs Tuesday, a Google Doodle is helping direct people to their polling places.

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