New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez pleads not guilty to corruption charges and vows to prove his innocence. Liberal Senator Benjamin Cardin of Maryland will temporarily replace Menendez as the ranking Democratic member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
Democratic Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey is indicted on corruption charges.
Scores of protesters rally in Arkansas after local lawmakers pass controversial legislation seen as discriminating against gays and lesbians. The state’s governor sent the bill back to the legislature for a rewrite.
Goodluck Jonathan concedes defeat in Nigeria’s presidential elections, as celebrations erupt in Buhari’s home state.
There are celebrations on the streets of Nigeria, as former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari declares victory in the country’s presidential elections.
As Nigerian opposition presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari extends his lead over incumbent Goodluck Jonathan by some 2.5 million votes, residents in Lagos hope for a peaceful outcome.
US Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Lausanne for a decisive round of talks with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif as the March 31 deadline looms.
A Brooklyn-based company uses Kickstarter to fund production of an action figure to promote their preferred presidential candidate: Hillary Clinton.
The Spanish Socialist party PSOE wins the regional election in Andalusia but anti-austerity party Podemos takes roots in Spanish local politics.
Former president Nicolas Sarkozy’s conservative UMP party rules out any alliances between his party and National Front while French Prime Minister Manuel Valls calls for anti-FN blockade in next week’s run-off.