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Rules for counting write-in votes vary from state to state

Deputy State Elections Administrator Jared DeMarinis said that almost 75,000 people have voted so far today. The ballot must be received by election officers by noon on Election Day, and just being postmarked by that date does not count. The Maryland State Board of Elections reports 80,283 people voted on Saturday; 123,020 people voted on Friday; and 122,880 voted on Thursday. Brown County had 5491 ballots cast in the first week of early voting.

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Man shouts 'Jew-SA' at journalists covering Trump rally in Phoenix

While not the most creative demonstration available, the man made his opinion clear. Tapper, who is Jewish, also pressed Conway on the number of " anti-Semites , racists and misogynists who support the Trump candidacy". On Sunday, Tapper asked Conway why Donald Trump had refused to say he did not want the votes of that type of supporter. She later said it was just in response to protesters giving her the salute.

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Voter pre-registration deadline approaching

It is recommended that ballots be mailed by Thursday, Nov. 3 to insure that they reach the county auditor timely. Mail-in ballots are going out at roughly the same pace, with 173,893 mail-in ballots sent out since October 19 across Kansas. Voters must return the replacement ballots, if not, votes on original votes will be copied onto good ballots. "We know a lot of Democrats are out there voting and we are excited about that".

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Clinton chairman turns up heat on Federal Bureau of Investigation

Veteran Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein of California censured Comey's move as "appalling" in a statement, adding , "Without knowing how many emails are involved, who wrote them, when they were written or their subject matter, it's impossible to make any informed judgment on this development".

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Plane Carrying Vice Presidential Candidate Mike Pence Skids Off Runway in NYC

But Thursday night's landing wasn't a joke. Mud is seen on the side of a campaign plane that had been carrying U.S. Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence and skidded off the runway while landing in the rain at LaGuardia Airport in New York, October 27, 2016.

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Detroit police officer killed in hit and run; suspect in custody

The officers yelled out for officer Jarret to move, but he was unable to get out of the way in time. WDIV reports that two officers were involved in the crash and were riding in the same cruiser when it was struck Friday night. Sources say the woman told investigations that Guzina frequently visits the area of the hit-and-run while allegedly going on 'crack cocaine benders'.