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Stories with subject: Election recounts
  • Thousands claim vote rigging by Serbia's ruling populists 
    Updated: Apr-30-16 10:27 am

    BELGRADE, Serbia - Chanting "Thieves! Thieves!," thousands of opposition supporters protested Saturday in front of Serbia's state electoral commission over what their leaders said was widespread vote rigging by the ruling populists.

  • Tennessee AG to appeal recount order on abortion amendment 
    Updated: Apr-26-16 8:10 pm

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The office of Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery announced on Tuesday that it is going to appeal a federal judge's ruling requiring a recount of a 2014 vote that made it easier to restrict abortions in the state.

  • Abortion rights' advocate looks to amendment recount 
    Updated: Apr-25-16 8:16 pm

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - An amendment to the Tennessee Constitution that would place greater restrictions on abortions is likely to be tossed out now that a judge has ordered a recount of the 2014 ballot approving it, the lead plaintiff in a federal lawsuit challenging the results said Monday.

  • Democrats: Don't delay Senate swearing in for Kaminsky 
    Updated: Apr-21-16 12:55 pm

    ALBANY, New York - Democrats say the swearing in of New York's newest state senator shouldn't be delayed because Senate Republicans are demanding a full recount in the election on Long Island to replace ex-GOP Senate Leader Dean Skelos, who was convicted of corruption.

  • Deadwood mayor wins re-election by a single vote 
    Updated: Apr-14-16 12:07 pm

    DEADWOOD, South Dakota - Deadwood Mayor Chuck Turbiville has retained his position by a single vote, though the result of Tuesday's city election is still unofficial and likely will be recounted.