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 ...

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 .

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.

Why Black Friday Could Be Record Breaking for Amazon

Shoppers hunted for deals and hit the stores for entertainment Friday as USA malls opened for one of the busiest days of the year, even as the start of the holiday season edges ever earlier. The National Retail Federation, which has been overly optimistic with projections in the past, has said it expects sales this holiday season to increase by 3.6 percent to about $656 billion, mainly due to rise in online shopping.