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13 Nov 2016

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  • Megyn Kelly: Trump tried to influence coverage with gifts
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 21:24:16 -0500

    Megyn Kelly (AP)Megyn Kelly said in her soon-to-be-released memoir that the president-elect offered her gifts, including a free stay at one of his hotels.


  • Republicans looking for fastest ways to tear down Obamacare
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 08:18:24 -0500

    How GOP plans to dismantle Obamacare. (Reuters)Congressional Republicans may have to resort to a special procedure to get around Democrats in the Senate.


  • Clinton blames FBI chief for election loss
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 18:20:35 -0500

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton walks off the stage after speaking in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016. Clinton conceded the presidency to Donald Trump in a phone call early Wednesday morning, a stunning end to a campaign that appeared poised right up until election day to make her the first woman elected U.S. president. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)Hillary Clinton tells supporters that polls show the letter from director James Comey was a turning point.


  • ISIS-planned blast toll in Pakistan now 50
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 23:59:03 -0500

    Staff members of a local hospital wait for casualties of bomb blast at a Sufi shrine, in Karachi, Pakistan, Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016. Pakistani police say a bomb blast at a Sufi shrine has killed several people and wounded many others in the country's southwest. Sarfaraz Bugti, home minister for Baluchistan province, confirmed that the blast occurred with hundreds in attendance at the shrine of Sufi saint Shah Bilal Noorani. (AP Photo/Fareed Khan)The suicide attack targeted worshipers at a Sufi shrine practicing a devotional dance.


  • Trump holes up as transition takes shape
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 19:18:37 -0500

    Trump holes up as transition takes shape. (AP)The president-elect is creating a new administration as a circus-like atmosphere unfolds around his building in Manhattan.


  • Successful firm built between grisly crimes
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 12:00:10 -0500

    (AP)Authorities say that Todd Kohlhepp hid seven killings over 13 years, while building a real estate company.


  • Sanders says he's not surprised by Trump win
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 12:44:29 -0500

    Bernie Sanders seeks to revitalize Dems after loss. (AP)The Vermont senator says he doubts Trump will actually help working families and fears he'll turn that anger against minorities.


  • Obama must now explain Trump to foreigners
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 09:09:56 -0500

    In this Nov. 9, 2016, photo, President Barack Obama pause while speaking in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. It was supposed to be his grand valedictory tour. Now Obama must use his last major trip abroad to try to calm shocked world leaders about the outcome of the U.S. election, and what comes next when Donald Trump is president. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)The president-elect's victory has triggered pangs of uncertainty at home and grave concerns around the world.


  • Will Social Security be privatized?
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 09:54:51 -0500

    Trump advisers back deregulation of Social Security. (AP)There's a disconnect between Trump's populist economic platform and the people in charge of planning it.


  • Ohio police shooting trial jury deadlocked
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 18:47:31 -0500

    Mistrial: Ohio police shooting trial jury deadlocked. (AP)A judge declared a mistrial in the case of a white police officer charged with murder in the shooting of an unarmed black motorist.


  • Trump's team: A return of GOP establishment
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 07:57:45 -0500

    Trump's team: A return of GOP establishment. (AP)His transition team includes a climate change-denier and an ex-federal prosecutor involved in the mass firings of U.S. attorneys.


  • Alt-right's exuberance over Trump's win
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 05:00:38 -0500

    Donald Trump supporters. (Getty Images)The president-elect's win heartens far-right ideologues who believe white American culture is under attack.


  • Huge rally to demand S. Korea leader's ouster
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 06:37:27 -0500

    South Koreans rally in Seoul on Nov. 12. (Ahn Young-joon/AP)Hundreds of thousands of people flood Seoul's streets to call for the resignation of President Park Geun-hye.


  • 1 year after attacks, Sting reopens Paris hall
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 20:58:14 -0500

    Sting in March at the Java Jazz Festival in Jakarta, Indonesia. (Tatan Syuflana/AP)The pop music star's audience at the Bataclan includes survivors of the assault that left 130 dead and hundreds injured.


  • Deadly assault on U.S. base in Afghanistan
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 12:07:28 -0500

    Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan. (Brendan Smialowski/AFP)A suicide bomber killed at least four people and wounded 17 at Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan, officials say.


  • Anti-Trump protests continue; 1 shot in Portland
    Sat, 12 Nov 2016 02:56:32 -0500

    Anti-Trump protests (Reuters)Outrage over Donald Trump's stunning election win spurs a third night of protests around the country.


  • How to gauge Trump's economic plan
    Fri, 11 Nov 2016 13:23:29 -0500

    Donald Trump supporters. (Gregory Rec/Portland Press Herald/Getty Images)Trump says he wants to help the "forgotten men and women" of America, but his program has major risks.


  • Fort Trump: New security measures ring Trump Tower
    Fri, 11 Nov 2016 17:46:55 -0500

    Trump Tower (AP)Some high-end retailers are concerned the barricades and check points will drive consumers away in one of the city’s busiest shopping districts.


  • Trump's childcare plan leaves out neediest
    Thu, 10 Nov 2016 16:55:52 -0500

    Donald Trump (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)Trump has yet to release many specifics, but expected policies largely benefit Americans who need the least help.


  • High-profile Democrats jockey to lead DNC
    Fri, 11 Nov 2016 16:10:37 -0500

    Tom Perez, Martin O'Malley, Keith Ellison, and Howard Dean. (AP)The field potentially includes Labor Secretary Tom Perez, former party chief Howard Dean, and Rep. Keith Ellison.


  • Did fake news on Facebook sway vote?
    Thu, 10 Nov 2016 21:14:34 -0500
    Since Donald Trump's presidential victory, some have been quick to blame the social network.
  • Trump shakes up transition team
    Fri, 11 Nov 2016 19:59:07 -0500

    (AP)Vice President-elect Mike Pence will head operations, replacing New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.


  • Your money under President Trump
    Thu, 10 Nov 2016 15:42:51 -0500

    Donald Trump (Getty Images)Here's how Americans' pocketbooks may be affected by Trump's policies on health care, Social Security, and taxes.


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