Three months out from the start of the US primary season, one of the top Democrat candidates has already bowed out, and another is barely hanging on.
Try yourself out on a 3-dimensional political diagnosis, and think about what this might mean for party realignment in Britain and elsewhere.
A German state delivers a majority to the extremists after a knife-edge count. Coalition-building is going to be very interesting.
An election on Sunday in the small German state of Thuringia may have big implications for European politics.
Switzerland's Greens break into the top four, staking a claim to a share of executive power in a way that seems to represent a Europe-wide trend.
It's a deal! Well, sort of: Boris Johnson has an agreement with the Europeans, but now he has to somehow get it through parliament.
The Democrats have set out on the road towards impeaching Donald Trump. There are echoes of Watergate, but the Republican Party has changed a lot in 45 years.
A look through the Crikey archive at the career of former French president Jacques Chirac, who died last week.
Israel's second election for the year has failed to solve the problem thrown up by the last one, but it has put Benjamin Netanyahu more on the defensive.
Britain won't be going to the polls next month, but it still looks as if an election can't be long delayed.