The Latest: Center-left incumbent leading German state vote

Lower Saxony governor, Stephan Weil, left, and his wife Rosemarie Kerkow-Weil arrive at a polling station in Hannover, Germany, Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017. About 6.1 million residents are eligible to vote in Sunday’s state election in Lower Saxony. Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats hope to oust the Social Democrats of current governor Stephan Weil. (Julian Stratenschulte/dpa via AP)


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