Situational awareness: "President Trump's legal team plans to cast former national security adviser Michael T. Flynn as a liar seeking to protect himself if he accuses the president or his senior aides of any wrongdoing", three people familiar tell WashPost's Carol Leonnig. To no surprise, there was a wide partisan split, with 35 percent of Republicans saying Trump was most admired man of the year, and 39 percent of Democrats picking Obama. The poll, conducted by Gallup, has been conducted since 1946. Of those 71 surveys, the incumbent president has won 58 times, the poll noted.
Barack Obama's numbers were down from 22 percent the previous year, but he was the first former president to win since Dwight D. Eisenhower did so in 1967 and 1968.
Results are based on telephone interviews conducted with a random sample of 1,049 adults, aged 18 and older, living in all 50 USA states and the District of Columbia. The incumbent president is usually the victor, "since he is arguably the most prominent figure in the country", Gallop stated in its newsrelease. Pope Francis took third place with 3% of respondents, and the rest of the top dozen men included politicians, religious figures and billionaires. John McCain and Elon Musk scored 2 percent each. Bernie Sanders, Bill Gates, Vice President Mike Pence and the Dalai Lama with a respective 1 percent.
For the 10th year in a row, Americans have voted Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton as the man and woman living anywhere in the world who they admire most, according to a recent Gallup poll.
Civilization 6 Is Out On iPad, And It's $60
The run-and-gun shooter is Sega's version of Contra with 14 weapon combinations, local cross-platform multiplayer, and 7 levels. Civilization VI for iOS will regularly sell for $60, but to celebrate the launch, Aspyr is offering it for half price.
US Vetoes UN Call for Withdrawal of Trump Jerusalem Decision
The 14 other countries on the Security Council voted in favor, but US Ambassador Nikki Haley exercised the American veto. Israel took over East Jerusalem in the 1967 war and declared the whole city of Jerusalem as its eternal capital in 1980.
Gallup's December poll found 17% of respondents named Obama the man they admired most, a dip from 22% of respondents saying the same past year.
"She has held the title 22 times in total, more than anyone else".
Donald Trump trailed Obama in second place for the men while Michelle Obama was close behind Clinton in second place for the women. This is Clinton's 16th year in a row and Obama's tenth year in a row. "She managed to win this year because she remains arguably more prominent than other contenders".
"Clinton's and Obama's standings this year are more tenuous than in the past", Gallup reported.
He is suspected of being under the influence of alcohol and marijuana and is in serious condition at a hospital. Two officers on a routine CHP patrol on Christmas Eve were inside the vehicle at the time, authorities said.
Television footage showed a convoy of around seven vehicles escorting Jadhav's family after they arrived in the city. They also did not talk to the reporters while leaving the building, although journalists kept shouting questions.
Lorraine Saylor was putting bird seed out in her yard at her Kentucky home Sunday when she was mauled by the two pit bulls. Bell County sheriff has warned residents to be on the lookout for the injured brown pit bull which managed to get away.
It is advice the Liverpool manager is delighted to have listened to with Salah having already scored 19 goals this season. In the last global break he did not play for Egypt, he didn't start at Stoke, we take him off as soon as possible.
Methuen historian Joe Bella places a wreath as part of Wreaths Across America Day at Hilldale Cemetery on Saturday, Dec. 16. The weather on Saturday proved to be much nicer than a year ago with sunny skies and temperatures near 40 degrees.
After the morning fog burns off, we will have clouds building in through the day with one or two isolated showers this afternoon. There's also no sign of a warmup, so be ready to finish 2017 with highs in the 20s and lows near 10 degrees.
Earlier this month, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the US was ready to open talks with Pyongyang "without preconditions". Last week Russian Federation and China voted in favor of a USA -proposed measure in the U.N.
He was booked after just the first minute of the game, but admirably kept his head above water in the quarter-final fixture. However, an Alvaro Morata stoppage-time victor ensured the Blues passage into the semi-final.
Near the end of the clip, Harry admits to feeling a few pre-show jitters, telling Mr Obama: "You're excited about this". After Harry displays a mock-stern face, Obama grins before responding: "I don't want to see that face".
What to do with your leftover Christmas Tree
Hamilton County's five recycling centers will once again be accepting natural trees at its five recycling locations. Anyone wishing to obtain a list of locations where the trees will be available should contact the U.S.
Liverpool hold Arsenal to 3-3 draw
However, he has won the fans over with his electric performances and is a huge reason the Reds are now sitting in the Premier League's top four.
Orioles closer Zach Britton ruptures Achilles during workout
Britton, who was an All-Star in 2015 and 2016, led the league two seasons ago with 47 saves and had an 0.54 ERA and 0.836 WHIP. It happened Tuesday while the 29-year-old was working out in California, and he's expected to be out at least six months.
Pence postpones trip to Mideast, citing vote on tax bill
However, Pence's office confirmed on Monday that his visit would be pushed back again until January 2018, Politico reported . Therefore, to get the most out of the trip, the Vice President will now be traveling in mid-January.
'Oumuamua isn't an alien spaceship - so what is it?
It was spotted in October by researchers on the Pan-Starrs telescope in Hawaii after it barrelled past the sun on its way through. The first object to visit our solar system from interstellar space is now making a clean getaway from our cosmic neighbourhood.
NBC considering revival of 'The Office'
However, Steve Carell's Michael Scott, a.k.a the heart and soul of The Office , will not be involved in the new series. It received a total of 42 Emmy nominations during its run, winning five. "I don't think it'll ever happen", she said.
Kaka retires from football
Kaka retires having won a Ballon D'or, Champions League, and World Cup among other accolades. Kaka was the best paid of the entire competition with a salary of $7.2 million.