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by | December 03, 2016 | 10:47

President-elect Donald Trump spent Sunday ridiculing Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign for joining a recount effort in Wisconsin, ending his day on Twitter by parroting a widely debunked conspiracy theory that her campaign benefited from massive voter fraud.

by | December 03, 2016 | 10:41

And then there's Pennsylvania, where a judge will hear arguments against the recount Monday. Supporters of Donald Trump have tried to stop or prevent election recounts in each of the three states where Green Party leader Jill Stein and the campaign of Hillary Clinton have asked for an audit.

by | December 03, 2016 | 10:41

The parents arrived shortly after the 15-year-old boy entered the classroom at Mueller Park Junior High in Bountiful, Utah . They were inside the school looking for their son when they heard the gunshot. As the parents intervened, a teacher called 911 and a police officer who happened to be in the street arrived and took custody of the boy soon after, police said.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:40

Recommending Camp's removal from the bench, the committee said in its report his conduct "was so manifestly and profoundly destructive of the concept of the impartiality, integrity and independence of the judicial role that public confidence is sufficiently undermined to render the judge incapable of executing the judicial office".

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:40

As a reminder, the exercises with aerial shootings of the Ukrainian Air Forces are being held in the southern part of Ukraine on December 1-2. Crimea, formerly Ukrainian territory, was annexed in 2014 by Russian Federation. Ukraine's attempts to use Russia's airspace to carry out missile launches are a "very risky precedent", Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexei Meshkov told reporters on Thursday.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:40

According to Page Six , Elkann, 39, "arrived in New York City by plane" on Thanksgiving "and immediately began contacting various online escort services, sources said". A press officer for the NY police department confirmed that Elkann had been charged with issuing a false report on Sunday and that "all the details in the Daily News are right".

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:40

Last week, Capt Amarinder had announced that Pargat and Navjot Kaur had met the Congress top leadership and made a decision to join the party unconditionally. Sidhu recently resigned from Rajya Sabha and BJP membership in September this year and announced to launch his own party "Awaaz-E-Punjab". "Sidhu had once given Amarinder a big zero out of ten for his performance as Amritsar's representative in the Parliament", he alleged.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:36

The incident caused a delay for other passengers exiting the plane. In addition, Friedman also posted a video of the scene. A lady opened emergency exit door which she was. " I look over and sunlight and I just see a figure essentially step out of it ", a passenger who was sitting across the aisle tells KHOU . Cathy Cole , another passenger aboard Flight 1982, says she was very surprised at how calm everyone on the aircraft was despite the freaky situation that unfolded.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:31

The army did not disclose the precise target of the Israeli rocket fire, however the same area was previously hit by Israel. According to reports Wednesday morning, Israel requested Russia's approval before launching the strikes. The Lebanese army said similar flights by eight other warplanes were conducted Tuesday, but added that it had no knowledge of an airstrike. Prior to Netanyahu making his comments, the Israeli air force attacked a deserted United Nations base, which Israel claims ...

by | December 01, 2016 | 04:27

A ten-rupee note with "Nitish Kumar bewafa hain" (Nitish Kumar is unfaithful) written over it has suddenly gone viral on the social media after the Bihar Chief Minister's support to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's note ban move, sending out to many the hint of closeness with the BJP.

by | November 30, 2016 | 18:41

It was not immediately clear what prompted Trump's tweet . While Trump's remarks did not cite any actual acts of flag burning, the topic was a major legal and political controversy in the late 1980s. "It's nearly a way to camouflage problems that we need to address". And legislation by Congress to protect the flag was struck down by the Supreme Court the following year.

by | November 30, 2016 | 18:34

That effort took more than a month and involved about half as many votes as the almost 3 million votes cast in this year's presidential election in Wisconsin. "This isn't like Donald Trump won by ten votes or something". Runyan says officials are looking at possibly housing the recount effort, if it happens, at the new EMS facility near the county airport.

by | November 30, 2016 | 18:32

He was initially expected to return after the November worldwide break and was back in training, but his absence from the squads for games against Celtic last week and Real Sociedad at the weekend raised questions. Neymar started up front for Barca despite suffering a minor auto accident in his Ferrari on Sunday morning. Both Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi come into the December 3 Clasico in a terrific run of form as Real Madrid take on Barcelona at the Nou Camp.

by | November 30, 2016 | 18:31

The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday unanimously passed a tough, loophole-closing resolution, written by the US and China, that severely tightens sanctions on North Korea and takes aim at its coal exports - the principal source of revenue for the cash-starved regime of Kim Jong Un.

by | November 30, 2016 | 18:31

During the primaries, Romney called Trump a "fraud" and a "phony". Rohrabacher through his official twitter account also hinted at being considered to join Trump's cabinet as Secretary of State. A top aid to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump raised eyebrows among other Trump advisors, revealing a deep divide within the team as crucial spots in the incoming cabinet are yet to be filled.

by | November 29, 2016 | 04:04

Outgoing US President Barack Obama, who discussed Ukraine with five European Union leaders during a trip to Berlin last week, has said he hopes Trump will "stand up" to Russian Federation when it breaches global norms, citing the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine .

by | November 28, 2016 | 10:14

Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein and others are seeking an audit and recount of the results in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. "It would have been much easier for me to win the so-called popular vote than the Electoral College in that I would only campaign in 3 or 4 states instead of the 15 states that I visited", Trump wrote .

by | November 28, 2016 | 10:14

First-degree murder and kidnapping charges against Sesmas are pending, officials told Associated Press. According to initial reports , an Amber Alert was never released during the search for six-day-old Sophia Victoria Gonzalez Abarca because it wasn't until late Friday afternoon that the Wichita, Kansas , police department, along with the help of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, were finally able to name two potential suspects in the case.

by | November 28, 2016 | 10:14

In fact, Dunya News said that PM Sharif decided to make Bajwa army chief during the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf (PTI) party's two month-long sit-in Islamabad in 2014, that is, two years ago. This regiment has till date given three Army chiefs to Pakistan. He had also served as a Brigade Major of an Infantry Brigade and Chief of Staff of Rawalpindi Corps.

by | November 28, 2016 | 10:14

Partial results placed Mr Fillon (62) - considered an also-ran until a few weeks ago - far ahead of Mr Juppe, also a former prime minster, in a vote to lead the Republican party, with nearly 70pc of the vote. French conservatives on Sunday are choosing their nominee for next year's vital presidential election from among two former prime ministers with deep experience in government and differing views on how to prevent more terror attacks on French soil.

by | November 28, 2016 | 10:09

He gave no specific reason for the mission but said the military's activities in the area were based on threat assessments and were meant to maintain Israeli sovereignty west of the border. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to keep any hostile groups far away from Israeli territory. "It was not something ordered by a high command".

by | November 28, 2016 | 10:08

An official from plant operator TEPCO told a televised news conference that a one-metre wave had hit the coast at the facility, but a spokesman for the company told AFP there were no reports of damage as a result. The natural disaster also resulted in a small tsunami which affected the region of Fukushima. The quake occurred at the same area where the 2011 quake had wreaked havoc causing the deaths of over 18000 people.

by | November 28, 2016 | 10:05

Hong Kong's Customers and Excise Department said it seized the containers holding the armored vehicles because it found "suspected controlled items" on board during a routine inspection. China claims virtually the entire strategic waterway as its own and says worldwide law has no jurisdiction in the matter. "It is not worth it for China to connect the seizure of the shipment to the issue of the South China Sea".

by | November 28, 2016 | 10:07

The APC candidate won 244,842 votes while the PDP, scored 150, 380 votes and the AD, scored 126, 889 votes. In his victory speech he read at his Owo residence, minutes after he was declared victor, Akeredolu said his victory was not only for him and supporters of his party, APC, but for all the residents of Ondo State.

by | November 27, 2016 | 09:12

On Thursday night, the Syrian air force denied claims by Turkey that it had bombed the country's invading troops near al-Bab to the east, killing three and wounding 10. She said: "I wasn't afraid of bombardment because my dad told me that we're in the basement". Retaking eastern Aleppo will also weaken the rebels in the countryside of that province and will divide areas under their control so that it will be easy for the Syrian forces and allied fighters to eliminate them.