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Judge to hold hearing on stopping Wisconsin recount

Judge to hold hearing on stopping Wisconsin recount

Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein requested the recount to determine if election machines were hacked. "We are deeply disappointed in Judge Goldsmith's ruling today, which gives deference to partisan state judges in MI who are attempting to block the state's recount simply because of the person who made the request, without regard for the integrity of Michigan's electoral system", Stein's lawyers, Hayley Horowitz and Jessica Clarke said in a statement.


Exit polls: Romania's Social Democrats in strong lead

Exit polls: Romania's Social Democrats in strong lead

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanians voted Sunday in a parliamentary election a year after a massive anti-corruption drive forced the last Socialist prime minister from power. Mass protests after the fire on Oct 30 past year that claimed 64 lives - and which was blamed on corruption - forced premier Victor Ponta and his Social Democrats (PSD) to resign.



Dem rips Trump for going after Central Intelligence Agency

United States intelligence officials described mounting concern and confusion about how to proceed in an administration so openly hostile to their function and role. But after receiving that briefing, Bush downplayed the intelligence, reportedly telling the briefer, "All right". The president-elect has spoken admiringly of Putin in the past, calling him a stronger leader that President Obama, and one of Trump's former campaign managers had business associations with Russian companies.



Bradley boost as Swansea wins 3-0 to exit EPL danger zone

There have been moments along the way where I think we felt all right and saw a small step in the right direction. He scored his first Swansea goal in a 3-1 defeat at home to Manchester City in September but did not score again until November when came off the bench to score twice in stoppage time and earn a dramatic 5-4 win against Crystal Palace.


Republican John Kennedy wins Louisiana Senate race in runoff

Republican John Kennedy wins Louisiana Senate race in runoff

The Republican had always been the runoff election's front-runner in a state that overwhelmingly supported Donald Trump. Voters also are filling two open U.S. David Vitter, R-Metairie. Vitter decided not to seek re-election after he ran against Gov. John Bel Edwards a year ago in the gubernatorial race and lost.