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U.S. House race in limbo after North Carolina voter fraud claims

U.S. House race in limbo after North Carolina voter fraud claimsNorth Carolina’s board of elections declined to certify Republican Mark Harris' apparent victory in a U.S. House of Representatives race.



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House race in limbo after North Carolina voter fraud claims

House race in limbo after North Carolina voter fraud claimsHarris edged Democrat Dan McCready by 905 votes in the Nov. 6 congressional election. The board voted 7-2 to hold a hearing due “to claims of numerous irregularities and concerted fraudulent activities related to absentee mail ballots,” Joshua Malcolm, vice chairman of the board of elections, said in a recorded session on Friday. It is the second time in as many years the board has considered voter fraud accusations in Bladen County, with charges after the 2016 elections ultimately dismissed.



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House race in limbo after North Carolina voter fraud claims

House race in limbo after North Carolina voter fraud claimsHarris edged Democrat Dan McCready by 905 votes in the Nov. 6 congressional election. The board voted 7-2 to hold a hearing due “to claims of numerous irregularities and concerted fraudulent activities related to absentee mail ballots,” Joshua Malcolm, vice chairman of the board of elections, said in a recorded session on Friday. It is the second time in as many years the board has considered voter fraud accusations in Bladen County, with charges after the 2016 elections ultimately dismissed.



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House race in limbo after North Carolina voter fraud claims

House race in limbo after North Carolina voter fraud claimsHarris edged Democrat Dan McCready by 905 votes in the Nov. 6 congressional election. The board voted 7-2 to hold a hearing due “to claims of numerous irregularities and concerted fraudulent activities related to absentee mail ballots,” Joshua Malcolm, vice chairman of the board of elections, said in a recorded session on Friday. It is the second time in as many years the board has considered voter fraud accusations in Bladen County, with charges after the 2016 elections ultimately dismissed.



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Migrants in limbo as Italy blocks rescue ships

Migrants in limbo as Italy blocks rescue shipsConfusion reigned in the Mediterranean on Monday after a chaotic weekend with the Libyan coast guard claiming to have rescued about 1,000 migrants, Italy stepping up the ante and several humanitarian and commercial ships waiting for more clarity before carrying out more operations. Italy, on the frontline of Europe’s migrant crisis, has turned away rescue vessels with its new populist government saying the onus was on Libya to take them in. Lifeline, a ship belonging to a German NGO of the same name, is moored about 30 nautical miles off Malta with 234 migrants who were rescued on Wednesday, including 14 women and four children younger than three.



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Protests as children remain in limbo and separated families await reunification

Protests as children remain in limbo and separated families await reunificationAs outrage grows over the nearly 2,000 children still in limbo, demonstrators protested the Trump administration’s policies outside the nation’s largest immigration processing facility and in cities across the U.S.



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Far-right, populist surge leaves Italy in limbo

Far-right, populist surge leaves Italy in limboA surge for populist and far-right parties in Italy’s election could result in a hung parliament with a right-wing alliance likely to win the most votes but no majority after a campaign dominated by anger against immigration. With over half the ballots from Sunday’s vote counted, the right-wing coalition was at 37 percent, including the far-right, eurosceptic League party with 18 percent and media mogul Silvio Berlusconi’s Forza Italia (Go Italy) party with 14 percent.



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'Dreamers' left in limbo as Senate rejects immigration bills

'Dreamers' left in limbo as Senate rejects immigration billsWASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate left hundreds of thousands of "Dreamer" immigrants in limbo Thursday, rejecting rival plans that would have spared them from deportation and strengthened the nation's border security. Senators dealt President Donald Trump an especially galling defeat as more than a quarter of fellow Republicans abandoned him on an issue that helped propel him to the White House.



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Katie Nolan heading to ESPN after four years at FOX Sports after months of contractual limbo

Katie Nolan heading to ESPN after four years at FOX Sports after months of contractual limboAfter several months of contractual limbo with Fox Sports, the former "Garbage Time" host will officially join ESPN on October 16 and "appear across multiple platforms in a variety of projects."



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Asylum Seekers in Canada Trapped in Legal Limbo

Asylum Seekers in Canada Trapped in Legal LimboThousands of people who fled to Canada to escape President Donald Trump's crackdown on illegal migrants have become trapped in legal limbo because of an overburdened refugee system, struggling to find work, permanent housing or enroll their children in schools, reports Reuters.



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