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Jill Stein files formal statewide ballot recount request in MI

Wisconsin's elections commission has estimated the recount Stein and independent candidate Rocky Roque De La Fuente have requested in the Badger State will cost almost $3.5 million. The recount will begin Thursday if payment for the process is received by Tuesday. Trump beat Clinton by about 22,000 votes in Wisconsin. Under state policy, the recount will be conducted by hand.

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Judge won't let Green Party inspect Philly election software

Stein's MI appeal has only a remote chance of success. "Jill Stein's 1% temper tantrum cost Michigan taxpayers millions of dollars and would have cost them additional millions of dollars if not for the actions of President-elect Trump, the Michigan Republican Party, and Attorney General Bill Schuette".

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Chorale to perform Christmas concert tonight, Saturday

The sounds of Christmas rang out to an appreciative full house at the Picton United Church during the annual Community Carol Service. Mt. Transfiguration Baptist Church , 350 Blanchard Road, North Augusta, will hold a Candlelight Communion service on December 18 at 5 p.m.

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Truck smashes into Iowa Wal-Mart store killing 3 people

The sporting goods store sits in a strip of businesses across the parking lot from the Wal-Mart. A coworker who walked across the lot to the Wal-Mart entrance told Vink afterward that he could smell gas in the air in front of the store. The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation identified two Walmart employees and a customer as those killed when a pickup slammed through the front of a Walmart in Pella Thursday.

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Tiger and Jeter play golf, and only 1 of them is retired

I'm sitting here in front of you guys with a different reality because things have improved so much that I'm able to come back here and do this again. I also had time to get my business commitments under one roof and do some quality work towards the new TGR brand. Watson is among those who have played it through several injury comebacks for Woods, whose ailing knees and back cut into his campaigns before wiping out his 2015-16 season.

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Recovery Efforts End At Oakland Warehouse; Death Toll Stands At 36

The witness managed to escape the Oakland fire on Friday night that killed almost 40 people. The blaze erupted on Friday in the sprawling two-story building known as the Ghost Ship, which was leased to an artists' collective. "We will be out here until we can definitely say we have completely searched the entire structure and there was no more victims in it", Oakland Fire Chief Teresa DeLoach Reed said Tuesday night'.