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Panel urges funding for new voting machines in Pennsylvania

Panel urges funding for new voting machines in Pennsylvania

6 minutes ago   |   WTAE

The Pennsylvania Department of State says it's strongly considering banning the use of machines without a paper trial by the 2020 spring primary.
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The DOJ Wrote an Exit Statement for Rosenstein Laying Out Who Would Replace Him

12 minutes ago   |   Slate   |   2 articles

While Rod Rosenstein still has his job as deputy attorney general , there is already a plan in place for who would take over after he leaves. the Justice Department's exit...
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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein still has his job - for now - after a day of chaos

14 minutes ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will remain in his job at least until Thursday, when he is scheduled to sit down with President Donald Trump to discuss his future at the...
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Goldman trading executive Bash-Polley to depart at year-end: memo

38 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Stacy Bash-Polley, who plays a key role with clients in Goldman Sachs Group Inc's trading business, plans to retire at year-end, according to an internal memo sent on Tuesday.
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MNLARS Review Finds Inaccuracies In Data, Inconsistent Charges

1 hour ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Office of the Legislative Auditor found the Minnesota Licensing and Registration System entered inaccurate data over a seven-month period, causing some people...
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Washington to blacklist 12 Russian companies in new round of sanctions

1 hour ago   |   RT

The US Department of Commerce has imposed restrictions on 12 Russian corporations that are allegedly acting contrary to the national security or foreign policy interests of the US.
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Officials suspend day care following infant's death

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

WATERTOWN - Massachusetts education officials have closed a day care following the death of an infant. WBZ-TV reports the state Department of Early Education and Care revoked...
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Serial Tallies Nearly 3 Million Downloads in Record-Breaking Debut

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Popular true crime podcast Serial has set a new record. The show's third season , which premiered on Thursday, kicked off with two episodes that centered on the Cleveland...
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Court revives North Dakota voter ID law in major setback to Native American voters

Court revives North Dakota voter ID law in major setback to Native American voters

1 hour ago   |   Think Progress

A federal appeals court on Monday sided with North Dakota in a lawsuit over the state's voter ID law, presenting a significant burden to Native American voters ahead of the...
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Growing number of hepatitis A cases in Massachusetts cause for concern

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

State health officials are warning of a hepatitis A outbreak that has claimed one life among the homeless and drug users. The Department of Public Health will hold a call...
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Michael Kors buys Versace for $2.2 billion

Michael Kors buys Versace for $2.2 billion

US fashion label Michael Kors has agreed to buy Versace in a deal valuing the revered designer at $2.2 billion, the companies said on Tuesday, making it the latest Italian... Read more ...

'I just prayed every day': Teen survives 49 days at sea on a floating...

'I just prayed every day': Teen survives 49 days at sea on a floating fishing trap

The teen says he ran out of food within a week and survived on fish and seawater he squeezed from his clothing. Read more ...

Arby's parent company is buying Sonic for $2.3 billion

Arby's parent company is buying Sonic for $2.3 billion

Arby's parent company, Inspire Brands, is acquiring burger chain Sonic. On Tuesday, Inspire Brands announced that it is buying the burger brand for $2.3 billion, at $43.50 per... Read more ...

74-year-old man found alive after 5 days inside fire-gutted building

74-year-old man found alive after 5 days inside fire-gutted building

Engineers inspecting the wreckage of a public housing complex gutted by fire five days ago found a 74-year-old tenant inside, alive and well, on Monday. Read more ...

Home break-ins by black bears surge in Connecticut suburbs

Home break-ins by black bears surge in Connecticut suburbs

Connecticut environmental officials say the state's bears are getting bolder. Read more ...

Ryder Cup 2018: Rejuvenated Tiger Woods eager to improve on Cup record

Ryder Cup 2018: Rejuvenated Tiger Woods eager to improve on Cup record

Woods has only finished on the winning team in one of his seven Ryder Cup playing appearances and is not happy with that record. Read more ...

Kavanaugh claims he had a sterling reputation at Yale, is immediately shot...

Kavanaugh claims he had a sterling reputation at Yale, is immediately shot down by ex-roommate

During his interview on Fox News that aired Monday evening, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh cited his college reputation as evidence he's been falsely accused by former... Read more ...

Flyers mascot ‘Gritty' engineered to terrify Twitter

Flyers mascot ‘Gritty' engineered to terrify Twitter

PHILADELPHIA - The Philadelphia Flyers have introduced an odd-looking new team mascot - a 7-foot fuzzy creature named Gritty with a wild, orange beard. The creature is so... Read more ...

Judge blocks grizzly bears hunts, restores protections

Judge blocks grizzly bears hunts, restores protections

BILLINGS, Mont. - A US judge ordered federal protections restored for grizzly bears in the Northern Rocky Mountains on Monday, a move that blocks the first grizzly hunts... Read more ...

Facebook shares drop as Instagram founders leave

Facebook shares drop as Instagram founders leave

Shares of Facebook fell more than 2 percent in early trading on Tuesday after the two founders of photo-sharing app Instagram left the social networking giant under unexplained... Read more ...