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Trump may discuss US secretary of state job with critic Romney

Trump may discuss US secretary of state job with critic Romney

The former governor, who openly opposed the businessman's candidacy and pushed efforts to block his nomination, slammed Trump as "a phony, a fraud" during an early March speech. "There are a lot of talented people that he (Trump) needs good relationships with". "I am sure, that's reviewed". The former Mayor of NY has also been mentioned as a possible candidate for Secretary of State.


UN extends mandate of Syria chemical weapons inspectors

UN extends mandate of Syria chemical weapons inspectors

Investigators from the JIM have determined that the Syrian government was behind at least three attacks involving chlorine gas and the Islamic State group was responsible for at least one involving mustard gas. French Ambassador Francois Delattre said "today's adoption is an important step but we will need to go further" by ensuring that those responsible for the attacks face sanctions.



Japan's leader Abe heads to New York to meet Trump

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak is greeted by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe before their meeting at his official residence in Tokyo on Wednesday. Uncertainty over the talks shows the difficulties in turning Mr Trump from a freewheeling businessman into a sitting president with a watertight schedule and a fully functioning administration by his inauguration on Jan 20.


Republicans are happier with the economy all of the sudden

Republicans are happier with the economy all of the sudden

With the White House flipping from blue to red and Republicans maintaining their control over the House of Representatives and the Senate, Trump's win could be seen as a mandate for more conservative policies to come out of Washington. Bill Clinton's favorable ratings were also just shy of 60% after he won the 1992 election. At the same time, Republican opinions of the current state of the economy also improved markedly after Election Day, with GOP opinions improving from -21 points to -5 ...


Madonna to join James Corden on Carpool Karaoke

Madonna to join James Corden on Carpool Karaoke

If you're SOMEHOW unfamiliar with Carpool Karaoke (perhaps there's no WiFi on that rock you're living under?), it's a hilarious segment on The Late Late Show where James picks up celebs in his auto and drives them around while they sing together.


Daylight Saving Time Causes Rare Twist In Ages Of Twins

Daylight Saving Time Causes Rare Twist In Ages Of Twins

The answer: daylight saving time. Emily Peterson gave birth to twins in Boston's Cape Cod Hospital on November 6. That's correct - Ronan was born second , but his birth certificate will read like he was born 29 minutes before his older brother.