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How nine votes could mean the difference in BC election

With political power in B.C.'s hung parliament dependent on thousands of yet-to-be counted absentee ballots - all eyes are on a few tight races that could still decide the election. In 2013, votes counted after election day still left Dalton as the winning MLA, but while such NDP votes increased very slightly in share, Liberal ones declined slightly.


Senate Intelligence Committee Subpoenas Documents Of Ex-NSA Head Flynn

Senate Intelligence Committee Subpoenas Documents Of Ex-NSA Head Flynn

Mr Flynn was sacked by the president after less than one month in the job. "The onus is on the next generation to lead the party in the Trump era", said Dan Pfeiffer, a longtime Obama White House and campaign adviser. Trump has sought to dismiss the story as "fake" and has countered with his own allegations of politically motivated spying by the Obama administration.



South Korea to attend China's Silk Road summit amid diplomatic rift

China has vigorously opposed the deployment of a USA anti-missile system in South Korea, saying it threatens Chinese security and will do nothing to resolve tensions with North Korea. It also demanded that South Korea stop anti-North Korea activists' leaflet campaigns. During his call with Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe, the two leaders agreed that their countries must not let their hard history hamper co-operation in dealing with North Korea's nuclear program, Moon's office said.


Michelle Obama criticizes Trump school lunch decision

Michelle Obama criticizes Trump school lunch decision

Obama said. "I got one kid going to college and another one just being 16". "It's important to continue the progress that's being made". When the Obama-era guidelines were first implemented, teens showed their disgust by posting viral images of unappetizing school lunches with the hashtag #ThanksMichelleObama.



North Korea sends protest to US Congress over sanctions

House of Representatives was "obsessed" with a sense of disapproval and warned it of dire consequences. It was not immediately clear how the protest was conveyed since North Korea and the United States have no diplomatic relations and virtually no official channels of communication.