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Minneapolis High School Students Stage Walkout In Anti-Trump Protest

Now professional protesters, incited by the media, are protesting. This is the third consecutive day of protests in the Twin Cities. Omaha police were called to help contain the situation but there were no reports of violence or injury. Friday to protest the election of Donald Trump for president. There were also protests at high schools in Berkeley and Oakland, KGO reported. The protests were peaceful and no arrests were made.

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Palestinians urge Trump to work toward their state

Trump's Election Day win. Trump's victory, said the Israeli-born son of American immigrants, "offers Israel a tremendous opportunity to announce that it changes its mind regarding establishing a State of Palestine in the heart of our country".

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McGovern: Donald Trump could flip high court on its head

If Democrat Hillary Clinton wins, and successfully gets Mr Garland or her own nominee confirmed, he or she would be the fifth judge to be appointed by a Democrat President. Trump already has identified 20 judges, along with Utah Republican Sen. Lyle Denniston, Constitution Daily's Supreme Court correspondent, explains why a transition to a truly different court may not come until after 2018, and why Justice Anthony Kennedy's role could become greater.

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Influential Singer-Songwriter Leonard Cohen Dies At 82

After thanking the audience for coming - and Douridas for his support - Cohen said he may have made a mistake in October when he told The New Yorker he was ready to die. In all, he published more than a dozen novels and books of poetry and recorded almost two dozen albums. He had two children with Swedish painter Suzanne Elrod and had a short-lived relationship with actress Rebecca De Mornay.

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Cody Kessler: Thursday night benching 'motivates you to want to be better'

Nothing against Cody. It's tough when you're a young player and you come in, you play a week before and you've got to play on a Thursday. Of all the color rush uniforms, those have been among the very best. McCown is a great teammate; the first thing he did when he was told he'd be going in the game was to go encourage Kessler. If Ogbah goes low that's a penalty as well.

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'One million' South Koreans ask president to step down

Demonstrators attend a protest against South Korean President Park Geun-Hye in Seoul , South Korea, Nov. 12, 2016. People showed restraint and instead, poured out anger by shouting for the president's resignation and holding up posters and candles.

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Rooney backs Southgate for England post

We get disappointed after results , but it gives you a bit of steel and determination to go out there and try to put it right. "England were clinical. Hopefully they've enjoyed it too. "This was the important game", he said. "We had just as many chances, if not more. All the lads are very relaxed with him and we like the way things are going".

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Abe aims to underscore importance of Japan-US alliance with Trump

Under this pact, as in the case with the civil nuclear compact with America, Japan can terminate the agreement if India tests nuclear weapons. Mukherjee had affirmed New Delhi's commitment to "a voluntary, unilateral moratorium on nuclear testing".

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No title talk, please - we're just a pretty good team now: Klopp

The three of them are fantastic at that and going forward they are unstoppable when they are on it. Clyne was speaking after Mane came in 39th place in Goal's annual countdown of the top 50 footballers in the world. The 25-year-old Liverpool right-back feels that Liverpool is heading in the right direction with nearly all of their players performing collectively and also scoring goals regularly.

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Donald Trump's campaign was in contact with Russian officials: diplomat

Russia's lower house of parliament is applauding the election of Trump as USA president. Sir Michael told the BBC Radio Four's Today programme: "I'm concerned about what he has said in regard to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation".

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Sting concert reopens Bataclan a year on from Paris attacks

Roads closed around the Bataclan and armed police stood guard outside as the venue opened its doors to the public for the first time since the attacks which left 90 people dead nearly exactly a year ago. "I'm here because it's important to finally finish a concert that was never allowed to end", he added. Another 40 people died in attacks on bars, restaurants and at the Stade de France in the deadliest attack in France since World War Two.

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Trump win fuels donations, IUD demand at Planned Parenthood

The law required for the first time that insurers cover the cost of many forms of birth control for women. "Folks have been dropping off baked goods at our health centers". "Thanks to the Obama administration, women will still be able to access the birth control they need to plan their families, and the cancer screenings they need to stay healthy".

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United States confirms Manus Island and Nauru deal with Turnbull government

He refused to be drawn on whether the deal could fall over with Trump set to take the presidency in 2017, saying Australia dealt with one USA administration at a time. Mr Trump campaigned on a hardline approach to immigration. Speaking on Friday, Pyne said that the Australian government would "dearly love to see Nauru and Manus empty".

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Would Bernie Sanders have defeated Donald Trump?

John McCain, and Jeb and George W. Bush. Analysis of the election results increasingly suggests that Donald Trump's victory was less due to an upsurge in support for the Republican Party and their candidate, and more to a lack of enthusiasm among formerly Democratic voters.

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Sting Reopens Bataclan One Year After Paris Attacks

I think life must go on and continue. "But I was told it was risky, that I could be killed and that I could endanger them too, and that I would be useful here if they wanted to come back one day". Many concert-goers said they wanted to show terrorists that they had achieved nothing with the attacks. He said: "I came alone tonight". One survivor, 25-year-old Aurelien Perrin, who lost his friend Nicolas Berthier in the attack, told the Associated Press about his experience that night ...

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Iowa State rallies to beat Kansas 31-24

But Fish Smithson jumped in front of a pass at the 10, nabbing an interception before going out of bounds. Kansas went ahead 14-3 three seconds into the second quarter. Iowa State missed a pair of two-point conversions in the second half, but the defense stood up when it was necessary. The tandem combined for eight carries and 53 yards on the 11-play possession.

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Sweet: Obama still working on legacy as Trump plans to undo it

But the second tweet , posted Friday morning, took a different tone. Donald Trump performed his first flip-flop as USA president-elect when he back-tracked on criticism of protesters demonstrating against his election victory outside Trump Tower in NY and other United States cities.

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Judge ordered suspect to move out of mom's home

The 46-year-old stood silently, staring straight ahead, as the judge set his bond at $10 million on two charges of first-degree murder. A statement from Des Moines police said the investigation has produced probable cause to support the charges but didn't elaborate.

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Spain, Italy cruise as Wales held again

Having fired the Welsh ahead in the 30th minute, Bale hit the inside of the post moments before Newcastle United striker Mitrovic equalised when he got away from his marker to head home Antonio Rukavina's cross from the right. Wales' remarkable run to the semi-finals of Euro 2016 have increased the expectations on the Red Dragons, but only one team is guaranteed to qualify for Russian Federation in two years time from what looks a competitive group.

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Trump's election poses a risk to EU-US ties: Jean Claude Juncker

Trump suggested earlier this year that he has questions over Article 5 of the Nato treaty which commits the alliance to respond as one to any attack on any member. Mr Juncker also acknowledged the differences between Mr Trump's approach to issues of refugees compared with the EU. Trump has also threatened to withdraw US forces from Europe if allies fail to pay more for USA protection, although US ambassador to NATO Douglas Lute sought to reassure allies, saying: " NATO has ...

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Look forward to Obama's counsel: President-elect Donald Trump after White House meet

Thursday's Oval Office meeting was the symbolic start of the transition of power from Obama, a Democrat who ushered in a sweeping health care law and brokered a landmark nuclear accord with Iran, and Trump, a Republican who has promised to wipe away those initiatives.

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President Obama Could Pardon Hillary Clinton Before Donald Trump Takes Office

Describing Trump as "unfit to serve", the petition , which has almost 700,000 supporters and counting, says, "His scapegoating of so many Americans, and his impulsivity, bullying, lying, admitted history of sexual assault, and utter lack of experience make him a danger to the Republic".

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Police confront protesters at Dakota Access Pipeline site

It happened about 20 miles away from a protest camp where hundreds of pipeline opponents have gathered for months. The Texas company developing the Dakota Access pipeline says it's offered to help pay law enforcement costs related to protests.

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Brexit Leader To Meet With Donald Trump Saturday To Talk Trade

Meanwhile, Ukip MEP William Dartmouth said the prime minister Theresa May should appoint Mr Farage as her ambassador in Washington to take advantage of his links to Mr Trump . Farage has been effusive in his praise of Trump in recent months and believes the two have much in common. Trump made frequent references to Brexit throughout the campaign, saying it demonstrated the wish for change among voters frustrated with establishment politics.

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Brexit leader Nigel Farage calls Obama a loathsome creature

The President-elect telephoned Theresa May on Thursday afternoon and told her that the United Kingdom was a "very, very special place for me and for our country". Farage campaigned with Trump later that month in Mississippi. He said that the "special relationship" between the two countries would go from "strength to strength".

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Colombia's government, rebels sign modified peace agreement

Whether the newly reached agreement, which has yet to be made public, will be sent for ratification to Congress or again be subject of a referendum is unclear. Santos said that an issue where negotiators did not achieve advances was on the insistence by opponents of the peace deal that guerrilla leaders not be allowed to run for elected office.

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Heavy security as Sting reopens Bataclan after Paris attacks

On Saturday night, Sting will help reopen France's historic Bataclan concert hall in Paris . 130 people were killed in the attacks on November 13, 2015, the worst of which occurred at the Bataclan, where 90 people lost their lives after two terrorists stormed a performance by Eagles of Death Metal.

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Australia, US announce refugee resettlement deal

Mr Turnbull has kept tight-lipped on speculation of a deal with the USA, but on Friday Cabinet Minister Christopher Pyne spoke of how such a deal could yet be completed before Donald Trump's inauguration. He thanked Mr Turnbull for his approach to President Barack Obama and the discussions that occurred at a ministerial level for a long period of time.

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Aleppo evacuations to fall flat, rebels prevent any exit: Syria official

Syrian civilians and rescuers gather at the site of government air strikes in the rebel-held area of Al-Shaar in Aleppo. One of the two exit corridors would lead to the border with Turkey, the other to the rebel-held town of Idlib, Syria, the military official said.

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Trump's Business Could Make His Presidency An Ethical Minefield

Federal conflict-of-interest law does not apply to the president, but most White House occupants in the last few decades have voluntarily placed their assets in a blind trust to avoid any suggestion of impropriety. The Republican has a stake in more than 500 businesses - more than anyone ever elected president. If he turns down the £320,000 salary, Trump will become only the third President in United States history not to accept the hefty sum.

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Minneapolis students march downtown in protest

They also stood in front of the IDS building as security officers stood by with chains on the doors to make sure they couldn't enter. The wave of protests started with students in Boulder Wednesday. Trump tweeted, "Just had a very open and successful presidential election". That was preceded by almost three hours of protests that started outside the Wallace Bennett Federal Building and became a march that snaked around the city before finishing an uphill climb to the Capitol.

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One killed in California polling station shooting

One person was killed and another three injured Tuesday afternoon in a shooting near a polling site outside of Los Angeles, the Associated Press reported . Logan urged voters to avoid the area and "if necessary, cast a ballot at an alternate polling location". Chief Hunt said at least five Azusa police officers and one Irwindale police officer were involved in the exchange of gunfire with the suspect or suspects.

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Israel optimistic about new relationship with US, Trump

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu published a statement congratulating Donald Trump , saying: "President-elect Trump is a true friend of the State of Israel". That's the ultimate guarantor that every American president, and every transition, will never dare, even if they're inclined - and the Trump administration is not inclined - to reduce the nature of support.

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Dollar steady ahead of U.S. presidential election

The latest Reuters/Ipsos poll showed Clinton with a 5 percentage point lead over the NY businessman nationally - 44 percent to 39 percent support - while races in the swing states of Florida and North Carolina shifted from favoring Clinton to being too close to call.

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Mass rally kicks off in Seoul calling for Park's ouster

The march, which included families with young children, students - some in school uniforms - and union members, came as opposition to Park mounts following her unprecedented admission that she shared classified information with someone who lacked the necessary security clearance.


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