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Beam me up? Bavarian governor eyes top job after Merkel

NUREMBERG, Germany (AP) β€” Markus Soeder is many things: the state governor of Bavaria, a conservative who believes in combating climate change, and a Star Trek fan. The question Germans are asking now is: can the 54-year-old win enough backing across the political spectrum to succeed Angela Merkel as chancellor this fall? Once dismissed as … Read more