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Madison Alder Lindsay Lemmer to step down May 11

MADISON, Wis. -- Madison Alder Lindsay Lemmer is stepping away from the Common Council. Lemmer, who represents District 3, announced her resignation Friday. She will officially leave office on May 11 at noon. Lemmer said that she accepted a senior…

Estes holds off Johnson, re-elected Reedsburg mayor

REEDSBURG, Wis. -- Reedsburg's mayor has won another term in office. David Estes defeated challenger Nathan Johnson 68%-32% with 100% of precincts reporting Tuesday night. Estes earned 899 votes, while Johnson earned 421. See all races and results…

Mayor of Baltimore resigns amid book scandal

Democratic Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh resigned Thursday amid an ongoing scandal over a no-bid book deal steered to the University of Maryland Medical Center, according to a statement.

Erdogan's party calls for new elections in Istanbul

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's Justice and Development Party, known as AKP, is asking the country's election council for a redo of the mayoral election in Istanbul, the country's financial capital and its largest city.