Judge lets Wisconsin officials decide how to perform presidential vote recount

Kobylski believes it could cost Juneau County more than $6,000. It's the first recount in Wisconsin following an election since the 2011 supreme court race between David Prosser and JoAnne Kloppenburg. elections, those on the other side of the aisl... More..

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by | Friday, December 09, 2016

Death toll stands at 36 in Oakland warehouse fire

On Monday night, hundreds of people holding candles and flowers honoured those who died in the fire at a vigil at Oakland's Lake Merritt. The building had been carved into artist studios and visitors and ...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Trump summons Romney for 2nd look as staffers squabble

Petraeus, 64, who now works for a venture capital firm, would still need to be nominated and approved by the Senate. Trump's top aides and other conservative leaders have been very public with their disdain for...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Trump to nominate Gen Mattis for defence secretary

The National Security Act of 1947 , which established the national defense structure as we know it, had a key stipulation, requiring the secretary of defense be a civilian who's well removed from military ser...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

S Korea officials want woman at heart of scandal to testify

If endorsed, President Park will become the first sitting South Korean leader to be impeached in its constitutional history for seven decades. South Korea's big business conglomerates, including Samsung , LG...More..

Highline Public Schools working to promote Computer Science in big ways
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Highline Public Schools working to promote Computer Science in big ways

More than 30 million young people worldwide used the Code.org tutorials to learn computer science basics a year ago, and it is expected that this number will increase again in 2016. "AP computer science is tra...More..

Will Italy's political drama spawn a new eurozone crisis?
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Will Italy's political drama spawn a new eurozone crisis?

Almost 60 percent of Italian voters rejected the government's proposal on constitutional reform. They smashed through the 60pc threshold that Mr Renzi thought would secure him victory in the constitutional refe...More..

Greek court agrees to extradite members of Turkish military
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Greek court agrees to extradite members of Turkish military

All eight helicopter crewmen deny participating in the coup attempt and a plot to assassinate Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Ankara has asked Athens to extradite them all to face trial in Turkey for ...More..

Syrian government steps up attacks on Idlib province
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Syrian government steps up attacks on Idlib province

The Syrian army and its allies captured parts of the district, it said. The Observatory says at least 324 people have been killed in east Aleppo during the offensive, including 44 children. Russian Federation...More..

Parliament backs Brexit, votes to trigger Article 50 by March 31, 2017
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Parliament backs Brexit, votes to trigger Article 50 by March 31, 2017

An amendment to a Labour motion calling for just that to happen was then put down by the Government, explicitly challenging members of all parties to support the timetable for activating Article 50. "Labour's f...More..

Michigan GOP elector launches website urging vote for Trump
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Michigan GOP elector launches website urging vote for Trump

MI law mandates its 16 electors to vote according to the results of the state's presidential election, which Trump won by.2 percentage points. There is a national effort ongoing to influence electors- inclu...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Austrian right-winger Hofer plans 2022 run for presidency

The result was greeted with relief and congratulations by mainstream politicians in Austria and neighboring Germany. They had feared Donald Trump's win in the United States and the Brexit vote in Britain he...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Trump is Time magazine's Person of the Year

The magazine invites readers to vote on who they think has earned the title, but the final decision is made by editors. During the interview Mr Trump also said companies should welcome his actions because the...More..

Ducks Tap Willie Taggart As Head Coach
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Ducks Tap Willie Taggart As Head Coach

I liked his style. The rest of it, we have not discussed, and I don't think it's the right time. Willie Taggart has become known for rebuilding programs at Western Kentucky and South Florida . "This is a gre...More..

Trump Expected to Pick Gen. John Kelly as DHS Secretary
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Trump Expected to Pick Gen. John Kelly as DHS Secretary

Kelly lost his son Marine 1st Lt. Robert Kelly in an IED explosion in Afgha. As former head of the military's Southern Command, Kelly was responsible for USA military activities and relationships in Latin Ame...More..

by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Ohio 'heartbeat' abortion bill heads to governor

The measure has passed the state House twice before, only to die in the Senate. "If signed by Kasich, the so-called "heartbeat bill " would ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected, which can be as ...More..

Italy faces political, economic uncertainty after referendum
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Italy faces political, economic uncertainty after referendum

But the referendum was more than a vote on constitutional reform, it was widely regarded as a chance to reject establishment politics. The diplomat, who is closely involved in European Union discussions on sa...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Parents disarm son who brought guns to Utah school

If the student fired the gun deliberately, Edwards said police don't know what the target may have been. Investigators believe he took the weapons from his parents' gun safe. "We really don't know the answers...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Georgia Man in Hot-Car Death of Son Gets Life Without Parole

The Harris case was one of 30 children who died in 2014 after being left in parked cars, Kate Carr, president and CEO of Safe Kids Worldwide, told CNN past year. Cooper was found dead after Harris left him...More..

Trump son-in-law's family has donated to Israeli settlement groups
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Trump son-in-law's family has donated to Israeli settlement groups

Ivanka , a Trump Organization executive who also has her own lifestyle brand centered around working women, and Kushner, a real-estate heir who became one of his father-in-law's most trusted advisers during h...More..