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Clinton attorney says campaign team will help with Jill Stein recount effort

Clinton attorney says campaign team will help with Jill Stein recount effort

Ms Stein, who must make petitions for the recounts in Pennsylvania and MI before deadlines pass next week, also said her party has no evidence that any such manipulation took place. "During that process, we have seen Secretary Clinton's vote total grow, so that, today, her national popular vote lead now exceeds more than 2 million votes".


In Thanksgiving pause, President-elect Donald Trump calls for national healing

In Thanksgiving pause, President-elect Donald Trump calls for national healing

While the recounts are unlikely to change the election result, they could complicate Mr Trump's calls for national unity as he tries to move past what may have been the nastiest presidential contest in the modern era. The nasty campaign season included clashes between Mr. Trump and his new Cabinet selections. In this January 8, 2015 photo, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley along with her family, husband Michael, daughter Rena, and son Nalin sit for a portrait in the drawing room of the ...



Impeaching President Park Geun Hye can be done but may be unwise

The revelations about Ms Park's decades-long ties with close friend Choi Soon Sil and with Ms Choi's father - the late founder of a cult-like religious group - have sparked huge media interest in the president's personal life. "Once the National Assembly passes an impeachment bill, and the Constitutional Court makes the right decision through a review of criminal charges against Park that have been exposed so far, the impeachment will be accomplished", MPK leader Chu Mi-ae said.


Must stick to rules for Cyprus talks to continue

Must stick to rules for Cyprus talks to continue

Over half of those polled (86%) have said that they no longer believe a solution can be reached in 2016, while 14 per cent believe a solution can be reached this year. Anastasiades said it was "obvious" the Turkish Cypriot side was attempting to bundle the territory issue into a final summit bringing together Greece, Turkey and Cyprus' former colonial ruler Britain to sort out security arrangements after reunification.


Somalia: 11 killed in car bomb blast in the capital

Somalia: 11 killed in car bomb blast in the capital

The huge blast occurred at a police checkpoint next to a busy vegetable market in Waberi district on Saturday, wrecking the shops and stalls and wounding at least a dozen people, police official Ibrahim Mohamed said. More than 22,000 peacekeepers are now deployed in Somalia in the multi-national African Union force. If the initial numbers of the dead are correct, it would be the most deadly attack in recent months after a auto bomb outside a popular hotel close to the presidential palace ...


Syrian troops capture east Aleppo neighborhood from rebels

Syrian troops capture east Aleppo neighborhood from rebels

Turkey sent ground troops into northern Syria in August to help Syrian opposition fighters battle both IS and USA -backed Syrian Kurdish forces, which Ankara sees as an extension of the Kurdish insurgency in southeastern Turkey. However, Yasser al-Youssef, spokesman for the rebel group Nureddin al-Zinki, said there was still some fighting on the southern edges of the Hanano district, which he called an area of "strategic importance".