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Obama, Putin speak for four minutes about Syria and Ukraine

Speaking to the press on the sidelines of the summit, Obama said: "I talked to him about Ukraine and the need for us to get things done". Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has found a new platform from which to attack the West. Addressing business leaders at APEC, President Enrique Pena Nieto refused to antagonize the incoming US president even as he strongly defended trade between the two countries.


Hillary Clinton's Popular Vote Lead Now Over 2 Million

Hillary Clinton's Popular Vote Lead Now Over 2 Million

And of course the legendary "hanging chad" election in 2000 found George Bush being declared the victor despite Al Gore having 540,000 more popular votes at the polls. Under our Constitution, the states get to determine how Electoral College votes will be cast. Trump won the Electoral College and thus the White House, but the Democratic nominee leads him in the popular vote by about two million ballots.


Hillary Clinton's Popular Vote Lead Now Over 2 Million

Hillary Clinton's Popular Vote Lead Now Over 2 Million

And of course the legendary "hanging chad" election in 2000 found George Bush being declared the victor despite Al Gore having 540,000 more popular votes at the polls. Under our Constitution, the states get to determine how Electoral College votes will be cast. Trump won the Electoral College and thus the White House, but the Democratic nominee leads him in the popular vote by about two million ballots.


16000 turkeys killed in Germany to stop spread of bird flu

16000 turkeys killed in Germany to stop spread of bird flu

The countries affected by the virus include, Austria, Croatia, Denmark , Germany, Hungary, the Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland, and Russian Federation. Given this potential zoonotic risk, control measures for avian influenza in poultry and birds are being implemented by the affected countries to ensure that persons at risk are sufficiently protected from infection.


16000 turkeys killed in Germany to stop spread of bird flu

16000 turkeys killed in Germany to stop spread of bird flu

The countries affected by the virus include, Austria, Croatia, Denmark , Germany, Hungary, the Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland, and Russian Federation. Given this potential zoonotic risk, control measures for avian influenza in poultry and birds are being implemented by the affected countries to ensure that persons at risk are sufficiently protected from infection.