Allegra Kirkland

Allegra Kirkland is a New York-based reporter for Talking Points Memo. She previously worked on The Nation’s web team and as the associate managing editor for AlterNet. Follow her on Twitter @allegrakirkland.

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Prince, the prolific, gender-bending, genre-pushing artist who sold over 100 million records worldwide, died Thursday at the age of 57, according to his publicist. Beyond his music, the eclectic artist was known for his flamboyant appearance and wild outfits.

Below is a selection of photos of the iconic artist through the years.

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LATE UPDATE April 22, 3:05 PM ET:

Officials at the Westchester County Board of Elections say that the votes were wildly miscounted, and that Ben Carson received only 162 votes in the sixteenth precinct and 9,900 statewide.

Reginald A. LaFayette, one of the county’s election commissioners, told The New York Times that it was likely a matter of human error: “Someone could have called in something wrong.”

As Tuesday night’s presidential primary results proved, New Yorkers have little love for Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX). In one congressional district, Republican voters even chose to support Ben Carson—who dropped out of the race in March—over the Texas senator.

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