Honduran president holds lead as vote count wraps up

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Anti-government demonstrators bang cooking pot in protest during a government imposed dawn-to-dusk curfew in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, late Sunday.

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras — President Juan Orlando Hernandez held a lead of more than 52,000 votes in Honduras’ hotly disputed presidential race as the long-delayed count wrapped up Monday, eight days after the election.