Tensions High Last-Minute Poll Shows Close German Race

On the eve of election weekend in Germany, the governing coalition has a narrow lead of just 1 percent, according to a last-minute poll. The upshot? The outcome of the election is anyone's guess.
Merkel's coalition government is leading in the polls by the narrowest of margins.

Merkel's coalition government is leading in the polls by the narrowest of margins.

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jlp -- with wires