Australian by-election count goes to the wire, after PM concedes

A protester dressed as former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull is seen at a polling place at Bellevue Hill, Sydney, Australia, October 20, 2018. AAP/Dan Himbrechts/via REUTERS

SYDNEY (Reuters) – As the count from a crucial Australian by-election spilled into Sunday, Prime Minister Scott Morrison faced the possibility that his Liberal party may have been too quick to concede a contest that would relegate his administration to a minority government. Morrison became Australia’s sixth prime minister in 10 years in August after […]

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