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Stein makes MI third state for presidential recount

Stein makes MI third state for presidential recount

And so over the weekend Trump retaliated with dramatic - and baseless - claims of widespread voter fraud , a rather pathetic attempt to pump his own political tires. There is recount drama resulting from the 2016 election, but it's not being initiated by Trump loyalists. Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein on Wednesday requested a full hand recount of Michigan's presidential vote, making it the third state narrowly won by Republican Donald Trump where she wants another look at ...


Pakistan PM Sharif names general Bajwa as new army chief

Pakistan PM Sharif names general Bajwa as new army chief

As per Geo News report, General Zubair Hayat has been appointed chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee. Pakistan today appointed General Qamar Javed Bajwa as its new army chief. ISLAMABAD (AP) - Pakistan's office of the prime minister has announced that Gen. He has commanded the army's 10th Corps - Rawalpindi as Corps Commander.



Canada PM approves controversial pipeline to Pacific Coast

The pipeline expansion planned by Kinder Morgan - the largest energy infrastructure company in the USA, based in Houston, Texas - will increase capacity of Trans Mountain from 300,000 barrels of oil a day to 890,000 barrels a day. On Tuesday, Charlene Aleck, a spokeswoman for the First Nation, accused Trudeau of breaking his promise of a "renewed, nation-to-nation relationship with indigenous peoples".



Hackers target election website a day after Ghana vote

A senior official for the ruling party, Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo, countered that Mahama was "comfortably ahead" and asked his supporters to remain calm. Officials from Mahama's National Democratic Congress (NDC) rejected the claims and said the incumbent was on track for re-election.



IS launches overnight attack against Iraqi troops in Mosul

It said a suicide bomber blew himself up near the hospital, killing 20 soldiers. It its latest situation report , the United Nations spoke of spiraling civilian casualties as Iraqi forces went house to house in east Mosul, attempting to battle jihadists and protect civilians at the same time.



Police arrest man over threats to UK Brexit lawsuit claimant

In a decision that infuriated Brexiteers, three senior judges said Theresa May lacked power to use the royal prerogative to trigger Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty and start the two-year process of negotiating Brexit without the prior authority of Parliament.