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White House Insists Trump Tweet Wasn't Sexist. Female Senators Disagree

White House Insists Trump Tweet Wasn't Sexist. Female Senators Disagree

Trump is a "misogynist, compulsive liar, and admitted sexual predator", said Sen. The White House dismissed the notion that Trump was using sexual innuendo in his tweet attacking Gillibrand. Warren said. "Good luck with that , @ realDonaldTrump ". Earlier this morning, Trump plowed into the sexual harassment debate in a big way, he laced into Gillibrand, tweeting that the New York Democrat would come to his office "begging" for campaign contributions and "do anything" to get them.


San Francisco mayor dies

San Francisco mayor dies

Lee was a former civil rights lawyer who served as director of San Francisco's Human Rights Commission from 1991 to 1996 and as city administrator from 2005 to 2011. Lee was born May 5th, 1952 in Seattle, Washington. The Board of Supervisors - the city and county share boundaries - can vote to select an interim mayor, either Breed or someone else.


5.9 magnitude quake rocks Iran

5.9 magnitude quake rocks Iran

Iran's state TV says that a magnitude 6.2 quake has jolted the country's southern province of Kerman. Another quake hit western Iran on Monday, in the same region where a magnitude 7.3 natural disaster killed at least 600 people last month.



Austria: At least 1 dead, 21 injured in gas hub blast

One person was seriously injured and 20 others slightly hurt in the morning blast at the plant in Baumgarten an der March, east of Vienna, police said. Gas Connect describes the Baumgarten plant, where pipelines bringing gas from Russia, Norway and other countries connect and gas is compressed and cooled, as one of Europe's most important gas supply hubs.


Ghani off to Turkey for OIC leaders' summit

Ghani off to Turkey for OIC leaders' summit

Turkey, as the term president of the OIC, will host leaders from Muslim-majority countries on December 13, with a joint position of Muslim countries to be announced under the title of the Istanbul Declaration. "If we don't defend Jerusalem, one of the three most sacred places of Islam, what will we defend?" he stated, hinting that the text would cite East Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Palestine with pre-1967 borders.


Winter Storm Warning Issued For NNY

Winter Storm Warning Issued For NNY

Winds gusting as much as 35 miles per hour will cause near zero visibility at times and create snow drifts that may be tough for road crews to clear off. The heaviest snowfall is expected in those regions during the daytime, with an afternoon transition to sleet and freezing rain, and rain in coastal areas.