Syrian government: Aleppo truce must include rebel pullout

The global community has also struggled over how to respond, despite widespread concern over the fate of tens of thousands of civilians still in rebel-held areas. Ukraine's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko condemned the blocking by Russian Federation and China of the resolution on a week-long truce in Aleppo , comparing the situation in Syria with what has been happening in Donbas.

N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory concedes election

The state elections board website showed Cooper in the lead by about 10,200 votes as of Monday afternoon. North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory is finally governor no more. "We were ordered to recount the ballots and so we are recounting the ballots". Many of those complaints were dismissed by the Republican-controlled county election boards.

House Just Passed the Biggest Health Reform Bill Since Obamacare

Elizabeth Warren , Massachusetts Democrat, and Bernard Sanders, Vermont independent, said the bill will help drug companies speed their products to market - for instance, by allowing certain drugs to be used for related disease without going through the entire approval process again.

Federal appeals court puts Obamacare lawsuit on hold until after Trump's inauguration

Federal appeals court puts Obamacare lawsuit on hold until after Trump's inauguration

The new findings from the nonprofit Kaiser Family Foundation are the most extensive sample of public opinion about the health law since last month's election. No one has laid out a detailed plan to address this, or numerous very complex problems that would ensue from killing Obamacare . Merely dismantling a law that works for 20 million people can not be the ideal solution.

Trump's Carrier deal sets a bad precedent

In September, Trump said he meant to slap a similar 35 percent tariff Ford cars produced in Mexico and sold in the U.S. Recently, Greg Hayes, CEO of United Technologies (the multinational corporate megalith that owns and operates Carrier, manufacturer of building climate control equipment), paid a visit to Vice-President elect Mike Pence.

Trump says cancel new Air Force One: Costs 'out of control'

The government should cancel its multibillion-dollar order for new Air Force One presidential planes, Donald Trump declared Tuesday, serving notice he's ready to jump in and start making decisions six weeks before his inauguration. That $93 million is included in Boeing's current contract. Miller, as well as other transition officials and lawyers from the Trump Organization, did not respond to requests from The Associated Press to provide evidence of the transactions.