Jacinda Ardern will be the next New Zealand Prime Minister, after Winston Peters, the leader of the minority NZ First agreed Thursday to support Ardern's Labour party in a coalition government.
Spain's Prime Minister has called on the Catalan leader to "act with sanity" ahead of a Madrid-imposed Thursday deadline for the region's declaration of independence. In comments made to the national parliament on Wednesday, Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy said he would not extend the deadline to wait for a clear answer from Catalonia's president, Carles Puigdemont.
President Obama's endorsement of Northam will take place Thursday at the Greater Richmond Convention Center.
GOP candidate Ed Gillespie trails Democrat Ralph Northam in the latest polling numbers collected by Christopher Newport University.