Trump opponents try to beat him at the Electoral College
A coalition of Democrats, independents and a handful of Republicans will give Democrats control of the Alaska state House. Such Democrats are making a mistake. "We are going to mobilize the American people and take them on", he said.
On climate change, he said "I'm looking at it very closely" as he refused to repeat his promise to abandon the global climate accord. He added that he would like to fix the relationship. "I wouldn't even think about hiring him". The feature included some of Trump's most familiar online grudges, including against the American media.
On the Times, he said he was treated unfairly during the campaign but would like to improve the relationship. "I do read it", he told reporters at the meeting, adding in a rare moment of self-awareness: "Unfortunately, I'd live about 20 years longer if I didn't".
A September editorial of New York Times had dubbed Trump's campaign as "marked by bursts of false and outrageous allegations, personal insults, xenophobic nationalism, unapologetic sexism and positions that shift according to his audience and his whims".
Oh, don't worry: That won't last. He told the Times, "I disavow and condemn them".
And Breitbart, the conservative news site whose former head, Stephen Bannon, is now a senior counselor to Trump, headlined its story about the switch with "Broken Promise". That would be hard for Trump, many of whose assets are in real estate, rather than stocks and bonds, while others-including licensing deals with developers around the world-depend on his involvement for their value. Trump succeeded on the campaign trail in part because his rally speeches were like his Twitter stream - one outrageous declaration after another that left fact-checking reporters agog and exhausted as they fruitlessly tried to bring him, or at least his statements, to heel.
The letter, which was addressed to inspectors at the Treasury Department, the Securities and Exchange Commission and other agencies, asked the watchdogs to hold Trump's appointees to "the highest possible ethical standards" and "commit to diligently and constantly monitoring the actions of such appointees and mitigating conflicts of interest when they inevitably arise".
McGregor (21-3) made a disclosed purse of $3 million for a nontitle welterweight bout against Nate Diaz at UFC 202 in August. On Monday, Mayweather went on a five-minute rant about McGregor , which he wrapped up by saying, "I'm an elephant".
CNN has not been able to independently verify the extent of the strikes with little access to eastern Aleppo. Several major trauma hospitals were knocked out of service during recent attacks, the organization said.
Reid argued that Trump's election had triggered a spree of hate crimes in the country by people emboldened by Trump's election. Rand Paul said opposition to Bannon's appointment was simply "sour grapes" over the election.
Firefox Focus blocks that and also pares away traditional interface elements like menus and tabs to speed up browsing. That feature is still available in the revamped app, but it's now aiming to compete more directly with Safari, too.
It can take 10 or more years, from exploration to development, before a single drop of oil is produced from an offshore well. Friday's announcement fell short of fulfilling environmentalists' pleas for more enduring protections that would keep U.S.
It wasn't enough to win a seat, and Nassar told the State Journal before the election he was no longer pursuing the position. The organization has hired a former federal prosecutor to help it appropriately handle sexual misconduct allegations.
Baca does not estimate that an overwhelming number of businesses will apply for permits, as the weed-smoking population is small. Denver voters approved Proposition 300 as eight other states legalized marijuana for medical or recreational purposes last week.
Vietnam is on the cusp of ratifying the agreement, but has backed off because of the change in administration in the White House. New Zealand Prime Minister John Key less diplomatically quipped that Mr Trump might accept the deal after cosmetic changes.
Trump is a foreign policy novice and his early moves on national security are being closely watched both in the USA and overseas. The official, like others, wasnt authorized to speak publicly on the transition talks and spoke on condition of anonymity.
Australia's offshore detention policy for asylum seekers has been criticised by a top-ranking United Nations official. Most of the Australian-held asylum seekers come from Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq, Iran and Sri Lanka.
Balance of power in Congress: Republicans in control
Redistricting does not happen again until 2020, but Democrats were hoping to prepare for that by regaining statehouses this year. Republicans have kept veto-proof majorities in both the House and Senate despite Democratic efforts to cut into GOP advantages.
Barrier that kept Harambe from Humans ruled not to Standard
The zoo installed a nylon mesh to prevent anyone from accessing openings in the cables, and installed security cameras as well. The boy, who was not seriously injured, slipped underneath the barrier and fell about 15 feet into the gorilla exhibit.
Telugu Desam MP offeres kidney to ailing Sushma Swaraj
She has gone home today (Wednesday) but will again come back tomorrow (Thursday) for further investigations, ' a source told IANS. One Ali Imran Naqvi has tweeted: Although with responsibility of a 5 year-old-son, I can offer my kidney to u for nation's good.
No. 21 Florida aims for division crown at No. 16 LSU
If Florida loses and Tennessee beats both Vanderbilt and Missouri to close out their schedule, the Vols own the division title. In every Senior Day I participated in, I found the ceremonies to be less of a distraction and more of additional motivation.