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Recounts bring Jill Stein new publicity. (AP)The Green Party leader is in the spotlight now more than ever after pushing for voter recounts in three states.

2016-12-10 06:21:25 -0700

Ronald Bert Smith Jr., who was executed on Dec. 8 using a drug previously used in problematic lethal injections. (Alabama Department of Corrections via AP)Ronald Bert Smith Jr. was "not anesthetized at any point during the agonizingly long procedure," his legal team says.

2016-12-10 09:15:04 -0700

The 2017 homepage. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)Hospitals and insurers want to know soon how GOP leaders plan to address the consequences of repealing the health law.

2016-12-10 00:38:01 -0700