The story linked two posts down is now appearing on CNN's website: "An error with an electronic voting system gave President Bush 3,893 extra votes in suburban Columbus, elections officials said."
I don't want to lead the tin foil hat brigade, but there's really no reason to think the Republicans wouldn't perpetrate fraud to steal [another] election. Remember the story from last year about the head of Diebold, which was vying to sell voting machines in Ohio, told Republicans in a fund-raising letter that he was "committed to helping Ohio deliver its electoral votes to the president next year."
Apparently these "faulty" voting machines weren't Diebolds, but it still smells hinky.
As they say, developing....