Australia's Labor opposition concedes defeat

Jul 10, 2016

Australia's Labor opposition concedes defeat

Australia’s Labor opposition leader Bill Shorten conceded defeat in national elections Sunday eight days after voters went to the polls, allowing the ruling conservatives to form a new government. “It is clear that Mr. (Malcolm) Turnbull and his coalition will form a government,” Shorten ...

Australia in political limbo after voters punish government

Jul 3, 2016

Australia in political limbo after voters punish government

Australia was in political limbo Sunday after voters failed to hand Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull the stability he craved in calling an election, with the nation instead facing the prospect of a hung parliament. The former banker went to the polls early looking to ...