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Florida’s 1st black nominee for gov challenged GOP dominance

Barack Obama surprise guest at Michelle Obama’s book show

The Latest: DeSantis: No reaction to race he declared ‘over’

In defeat, Abrams casts aside traditional expectations

House win part of major realignment in Southern California

Trump sees wildfire areas, consoles those harmed by shooting

GOP Legislatures try to curb Democratic governors’ power

The Latest: Trump tours wildfire-ravaged Malibu area

Pacific Rim summit highlights strained China-US relations

The Latest: US signs up to bring power to Papua New Guinea

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