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Trump Transition Team Appoints 2, Split on Secretary of State

In a statement, Trump said McGahn "has a brilliant legal mind, excellent character and a deep understanding of constitutional law". On July 7, the Boston Globe described Donald McGahn's potential appointment to the FEC in 2005 as something campaign finance watchdogs objected to.



Farage 'flattered' by Trump suggestion he become ambassador

US president-elect Donald Trump claimed on Monday that Brexit figurehead Nigel Farage "would do a great job! " as Britain's Ambassador to the United States, which has been rejected by the U.K. Farage , interim leader of the nationalist UK Independence Party which campaigned for Britain to leave the European Union, met recently with the president-elect at Trump Tower in NY.


Trump's stock in oil pipeline company raises concern

Trump's stock in oil pipeline company raises concern

While the Maui women's daily activities in North Dakota included working in the kitchen, chopping wood, working with youngsters at the encampments and winterizing camp yurts, they also participated in "prayer ceremonies for the water on a daily basis", Love said .



Otto gains hurricane status in the Caribbean

At 10 a.m., it was about 320 miles east southeast of Bluefields, Nicaragua and 245 miles east of Limon, Costa Rica . If it hits Nicaragua , it would be the latest landfall on record there. Tropical Storm Otto formed on Monday and is lurking near the coastlines of Panama, Costa Rica and Nicaragua . While Otto's appearance in November is unusual, particularly this far south, it is important to note that hurricane season is still underway.


California Mosques Receive Letters Threatening Muslims

California Mosques Receive Letters Threatening Muslims

The letters were sent earlier this week to the Islamic centres of Long Beach and Claremont in Southern California and to Evergreen Islamic Center in the Northern California city of San Jose, Ayloush said. The L.A. area mosques received it Wednesday and the San Jose mosque on Thursday. CAIR is asking for the letter to be investigated by police as an act of religious intimidation, CBS Los Angeles reports .