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    Elections Results By County

    Here are some links to Michigan county web sites that may post results on election night.
    All results on these links are unofficial results until they are certified by the county and/or state board of canvassers.

  • New York Times

    Obama Commutes Bulk of Chelsea Manning's Sentence
    New York Times
    Chelsea Manning's 35-year sentence was by far the longest punishment ever imposed in the United States for a leak conviction. Credit United States Army. WASHINGTON — President Obama on Tuesday largely commuted the remaining prison sentence of ...
    Obama commutes sentence of Chelsea Manning, US soldier convicted for leaking classified informationWashington Post
    Obama commutes Chelsea Manning's sentence for leaking Army documentsFox News
    What Chelsea Manning's commutation means for trans rightsThe Hill (blog)
    ABC News -BBC News -Yahoo News -New York Daily News
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    18 Million People Could Lose Insurance In First Year After Partial Obamacare Repeal
    A partial repeal of Obamacare could leave 18 million people who have insurance today with no coverage one year later, according to an analysis by the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office. The report estimates that 32 million people would lose their ...
    Repealing without replacing the ACA will weaken national securityThe Hill (blog)
    The Republican Health-Care DebateNational Review
    What's in a Name? Obamacare May Not Have Been Such a Hot
    Bloomberg -Los Angeles Times -Slate Magazine -Miami Herald
    all 1,238 news articles »

    Washington Post

    Senators scrutinize Betsy DeVos, Trump's pick for Education Secretary
    Washington Post
    In the opening moments of a confirmation hearing for Betsy DeVos, President-elect Donald Trump's pick for education secretary, a leading Republican declared that DeVos would do an excellent job, while the leading Democrat voiced “major concerns” about ...
    Democrats Criticize Betsy DeVos, Trump's Choice for EducationNew York Times
    DeVos outlines vision for US Department of EducationUSA TODAY
    Trump education pick DeVos promotes school choice at confirmation hearingFox News
    Politico -Salon -New York Daily News
    all 345 news articles »

    New York Times

    In 'Brexit' Speech, Theresa May Outlines Clean Break for UK
    New York Times
    In a long-awaited speech, Prime Minister Theresa May defined the broad objectives, but not the details, of Britain's withdrawal from the European Union. By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Photo by Pool photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth. Watch in Times Video ».
    May's Brexit Hardball Raises Chances of All-or-Nothing EU DealBloomberg
    Off the market: UK's plan to leave Single Market a mistakeThe Hill (blog)
    Britain's break with EU could drive Scotland to another voteUSA TODAY
    Reuters -CNN -Los Angeles Times -Slate Magazine (blog)
    all 2,893 news articles »

    Washington Post

    Former 'Apprentice' contestant sues Trump for defamation for denying alleged groping
    Washington Post
    A former contestant on the reality show “The Apprentice” filed a defamation lawsuit Tuesday against President-elect Donald Trump over his response to her allegations that he groped her during a job interview in 2007. Summer Zervos, a California ...
    Ex-'Apprentice' contestant claiming groping, kissing by Trump sues him for defamationPolitico
    Trump Accuser Summer Zervos Files Defamation Suit Against
    The New Trump Defamation Lawsuit Is Daring Trump to Incriminate Himself in CourtSlate Magazine (blog)
    USA TODAY -Business Insider -The Atlantic -Hollywood Reporter
    all 144 news articles »


    House and Senate Dems split over anti-Trump tactics
    A growing effort by House Democrats to snub Donald Trump's inauguration has been all but dismissed by their colleagues in the Senate, the latest sign of sharp divisions among Capitol Hill Democrats as they weigh resistance tactics in the Trump era ...
    GOP rep: John Lewis 'trades off' civil rights legacyThe Hill
    List of Democrats boycotting the inauguration keeps growingUSA TODAY
    The Danger of Delegitimizing TrumpRealClearPolitics
    BBC News -Yahoo News -CBS News
    all 2,423 news articles »

    Washington Post

    Poll: Trump will take office as most unpopular president in at least 4 decades
    Washington Post
    After a tumultuous campaign and transition, President-elect Donald Trump will take the oath of office Friday as the least-popular incoming president in at least four decades, but a majority of Americans nevertheless express optimism that he will be ...
    Trump doesn't care if you don't like himCNN
    Polls show Trump with historically low approval ratingsPolitico
    Trump Enters Office With Historically Low Approval
    NPR -The Hill -ABC News -CNBC
    all 201 news articles »


    Trump's new world disorder
    (CNN) Donald Trump is turning the world upside down. Some US enemies like Russia are becoming his friends, and longtime US allies like Germany are wondering whether America will be there for them any more. Geopolitical groups and alliances like the ...
    Read the Full Text of Samantha Power's Scathing Speech on RussiaTIME
    Putin: Obama administration trying to undermine TrumpWashington Post
    Putin Says Accusations in Trump Dossier Are 'Clearly Fake'New York Times -Yahoo News -The Hill -Bloomberg
    all 551 news articles »

    Irish Examiner

    More Than 50 Democratic Congress Members Planning to Skip Inauguration
    ABC News
    Dozens of Democratic members of Congress have announced they will skip Donald Trump's Friday inauguration. While some of the 55 made their decision in previous weeks, many more have come forward in recent days, citing the president-elect's ...
    John Lewis betrays his own legacy with Trump commentsThe Hill (blog)
    Trump Inauguration: Facebook And Instagram Ads Targeting Users To Lure Them To CeremonyInternational Business Times
    Another N.J. lawmaker skipping Donald Trump's presidential
    Vox -Wall Street Journal -CBS Local -The Tennessean
    all 564 news articles »

    Los Angeles Times

    UC President Janet Napolitano undergoing cancer treatment, expected to return to duties 'very soon'
    Los Angeles Times
    University of California President Janet Napolitano was hospitalized over the weekend and has been undergoing treatment for cancer, school officials said Tuesday. Napolitano was diagnosed in August, officials said, and her treatment is nearly complete.

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    Local News For Lansing, MI

    Lansing State Journal

    GM layoffs in Lansing were fewer than expected
    Lansing State Journal
    LANSING - General Motors laid off fewer people than it had originally expected at the Lansing Grand River Assembly plant last week. The plant shut down on Friday for two weeks due to low consumer demand for cars as trucks and SUVs dominate the market.

    Lansing State Journal

    Lansing council's leadership fight could cost taxpayers
    Lansing State Journal
    LANSING -- It might cost taxpayer money for the City Council to end its voting dispute, which has left it without leadership since Jan. 9. After three sessions where members have failed to elect a council president and vice president, members decided ...
    Lansing City Council fails to elect Council President for third timeWLNS

    all 6 news articles »

    USA TODAY High School Sports

    High school hoops standouts: Jan. 17
    USA TODAY High School Sports
    Here's a look at the top performers from Tuesday's boys and girls games in the Lansing area. BOYS. COLE KLEIVER, WILLIAMSTON – The junior scored 27 points to lead the Hornets to a win over Waverly. KOLBY CANFIELD, STOCKBRIDGE – The senior ...
    High school basketball stats and scores: Jan. 17Lansing State Journal

    all 2 news articles »

    Lansing State Journal

    Lansing DISH customers to lose NBC-affiliate WILX
    Lansing State Journal
    LANSING - DISH customers in Lansing will lose access to local NBC affiliate WILX-TV at 7 p.m.. The decision comes from a carriage dispute DISH has with WILX's parent company, Gray Television, which is based in Atlanta. “We are shocked and disappointed ...

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    Lansing State Journal

    Lansing Christian boys start No. 1 in AP basketball poll
    Lansing State Journal
    East Lansing boys, Williamston girls each ranked No. 3 in their classes.

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    Lansing State Journal

    9 area theaters join Ghostlight Project to push diversity, equality
    Lansing State Journal
    Always leaving a ghost light on the stage is a theater tradition. It's a single bulb lighting the stage, providing safety to anyone who might enter. This Thursday, theaters across the nation are participating in “The Ghostlight Project,” a response to ...

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    Lansing State Journal

    Trade, local control boosted by Mid-Michigan's new lawmakers
    Lansing State Journal
    LANSING – If Mid-Michigan's two newest lawmakers get their way, local governments and school districts will have more flexibility and the state will invest more in skilled-trades training. Sworn into the 99th Michigan Legislature last week were ...


    Keeping the Dream alive in Michigan -
    The Greater Lansing Community honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. .

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    Detroit Free Press

    Gretchen Whitmer to headline Women's March on Lansing
    Detroit Free Press
    You don't have to be in Washington D.C. on Saturday to make a political statement.

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    Lansing State Journal

    Lansing area wrestling leaders: Jan. 15
    Lansing State Journal
    Here is a look at mid-Michigan's top high school wrestling records. Note: Coaches are asked to submit stats to by Friday night. 103. Jake Porter (Perry)...20-2. Viktor Bedaine (Fowler)...15-3. Richard Mayes (Mason)...14-5. Nate ...