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Honduras president edges into lead in slow vote count

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Supporters of Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez, who is running for reelection, march to show support for their candidate in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017. Both Hernandez and his rival Salvador Nasralla have declared themselves the winner of Sunday's presidential election, but the electoral court said final results would not be announced until Thursday. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — New partial results in Honduras’ presidential election wiped out challenger Salvador Nasralla’s lead over incumbent President Juan Orlando Hernandez on Wednesday, raising tensions in the country as the vote count neared completion.