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Statewide presidential recount to being at noon

Statewide presidential recount to being at noon

Jill Stein has taken her recount efforts in the State of Pennsylvania to the Federal Courts after she was forced to drop her efforts there on the local level. President-elect Donald Trump won the state by fewer than 10,000 votes out of approximately 5.5 million votes cast. The recounts were not expected to change enough votes to overturn the result of the election.



Appoint 'Mad Dog' Mattis as our secretary of Defense

Central Command. Representative Adam Smith, the top Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, had high praise for Mattis but said the House should perform a full review, including committee hearings, if it were to consider overriding the prohibition on recent military officers leading the Pentagon.



Trump Continues 'Thank You' Tour with Rally Tuesday Night

President-elect Donald Trump, accompanied by SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son, speaks to members of the media at Trump Tower in New York , Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. Mattis expressed hope the Congress would grant the waiver , to which Trump added, "You'll get that waiver. We will construct a great border wall, dismantle the criminal cartels, liberate our communities from gang violence and drugs", he said, but continued by saying, "We're going to have people come into our country - by the thousands, ...


Vermont Air National Guard members deploy

Vermont Air National Guard members deploy

The Air Force has whittled its list of potential Air National Guard bases that could host F-35A operations from 18 down to five. A selection of Selfridge could be a lifeline for the base, which will ultimately be affected by the Air Force's planned retirement of the A-10 Thunderbolt fleet in the 2020s.


Sandy Hook victim's parent threatened with death in Florida

Sandy Hook victim's parent threatened with death in Florida

Eventually the video highlights, though, that giving more attention to the two teens draws the focus of people away from other story happening in the background. "We've been fortunate to work with the inspiring people at Sandy Hook Promise to help parents, students, and teachers better identify these signs".


Biden jokes about 2020 bid

Biden jokes about 2020 bid

Biden and Colbert also discussed the possibility of Biden running for president in 2020, following his comments to reporters on Monday that although he would be open to running in the next presidential election, he wasn't ready to commit to it.