Tokyo votes in high-stakes city election

Tokyo residents were voting for the city’s assembly in an election Sunday that could alter national politics as a populist governor aims to strengthen her base and challenge Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s scandal-laden ruling party. At stake are 127 assembly …
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