Hillary Clinton surpasses 2.5M popular vote lead amid recount efforts

There's a huge push every four years for people to get out and vote. A Trump-backed conspiracy site picks up the tweets to say, with zero evidence, that 3 million illegal immigrants voted in the election. If you were to exclude the vote count from the big cities like New York , Los Angeles, Chicago, etc., Trump would have easily defeated Clinton. In the interest of fairness, Texas should be among those states.

Trump faces pushback from base, allies over Romney musings

Sen. According to two people close to the transition, Trump is moving away from two of the front-runners for the job, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani and Mitt Romney, the 2012 GOP nominee. Top Trump backers like Conway and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich both publicly lobbied against Romney , while informal advisers like "Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough predicted on his show that Giuliani could face a hard confirmation process because of his private sector ties ...

Judge to hear arguments in hand recount Tuesday afternoon

Judge to hear arguments in hand recount Tuesday afternoon

Allies of US President elect Donald Trump are asking the courts to block election recounts in three key states where the Republican narrowly prevailed over Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton. Recounting all of the state's votes "threatens to silence all MI votes for president" because of an impending federal deadline to finalize the state's results, Schuette said in a statement.

Clinton Aide Says She'd "Rather Lose" Than Win Like Trump

Clinton asked her supporters to give the newly elected president the space and opportunity to govern. After more accusations from the Clinton campaign over racism, Conway asked if they thought she would be associated with a racist campaign.

Disney's 'Moana' Wins Sleepy Friday With $6.5 Million

Both are on track to earn around US$7 million each this weekend, and land in the top five. Warner Bros' Harry Potter spinoff Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them , now in its third week, also is showing strong staying power, earning another US$5 million Friday and bringing its domestic total to US$170 million.

Alabama, Ohio State, Washington, Clemson in college football playoff

Alabama, Ohio State, Washington, Clemson in college football playoff

Western Michigan 13. But they have 2 loses, one to Pitt and the other to MI. The Orange Bowl is December 30. It will be the Lions' third trip overall to the Rose Bowl, going 1-2 overall. 1 seed in the College Football Playoff and will meet No. 4 Washington in a semifinal game at the Peach Bowl on December 31. Clemson 40, Ohio State 35, January 2, 2013 in the Orange Bowl .