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Trump seeks to end recounts in Florida's Senate and governor elections, and alleges fraud without evidence

President Trump on Monday called to end recounts in Florida's Senate and governor races, a move that would disenfranchise some voters, including military troops. He alleged without evidence — contradicting Republican state officials — that narrowing margins benefiting Democrats were due to fraud.

If this feels familiar, you're right. Here's what to expect from the Florida recount — 2018 edition

Florida’s recount in three statewide races is already conjuring up images of the 2000 presidential election with legal skirmishes, chanting protesters and a possible ballot design issue that could potentially cost a candidate thousands of votes.

Trump blames Thousand Oaks shooting on ex-Marine's combat service, suggests he had PTSD

President Trump on Friday called the ex-Marine suspected as the gunman in this week's Thousand Oaks killings "very sick," and in the telling seemed to suggest that all returning combat veterans suffer from mental illness: "They come back, and they're never the same," he said.

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1968: How a tumultuous year still shapes our world

East L.A., 1968: ‘Walkout!’ The day high school students helped ignite the Chicano power movement

In March 1968, thousands of students walked out of four Los Angeles high schools. Most were of Mexican descent; they marched for better teachers, better facilities and college prep courses. The walkouts spread to include 22,000 students across L.A. and ignited a generation of Chicano activism.

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