Although the Republicans lost two Senate seats and a few seats in the House, the majority in both chambers is unquestionably owned by the Party of Trump. In the state's other two closely watched races, North Carolina voters picked presidential nominee Donald Trump and re-electing Richard Burr for the U.S.
In return Obama, a Democrat, agreed to a lifting of most sanctions. The Mideast¿s wars pit USA and Iranian proxies in conflict, with risks of escalation. Iran is concerned enough that senior officials on Wednesday urged a Trump administration to live up to USA commitments. The deal, made with the US, UK, France, China, Russia and Germany, lifted global sanctions against Iran and is supposed to prevent the country from obtaining a nuclear weapon.
Among voters with bachelor's degrees, Clinton led him 51 percent to 45 percent, and she trounced him with postgraduates, 56 percent to 39 percent. The Clintons stayed for several minutes, hugging members of the crowd and her staff. "To all the little girls that are watching this, never doubt that you are valuable and powerful and deserving of every chance and every opportunity in the world to pursue your own dreams".
According to Natalia Aristizabal, an organizer with Make the Road New York, the community is reacting with a mixture of anger, sadness and resolve. But Rodriguez, in her 40s, would have to return to Mexico to apply and risk staying there for years to get her papers, leaving behind her teenage son in the U.S.
Israel's prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has spoken with president-elect Donald Trump who also received congratulations from president Reuven Rivlin. And that's not necessarily a comfortable spot for Netanyahu, who will likely face pressure from ultra-nationalists like Bennett who are pressing for Israeli annexation of the occupied West Bank and increased settlement building.
I didn't think I'd say this, but I'm going to say it, and I hate to say it. Asked whether he would pursue a campaign promise to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate defeated Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton over her use of a private email server while secretary of state, Trump told the paper: "It's not something I've given a lot of thought, because I want to solve healthcare, jobs, border control, tax reform".
The agreement covers only refugees now on Nauru and Manus, plus those who have been brought to Australia for their own or a family member's medical treatment. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during a press conference with New Zealand Prime Minister John Key at Premier House in Wellington, New Zealand Sunday, Nov.
Cohen was inducted into both the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame as well as the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The singer was known for the soulful funereal tone in his songs and was a man of letters whose songs fused religious imagery with themes of redemption and sexual desire.
However, State Department spokesman Mark Toner said , "I wouldn't expect a mass exodus". "He will want to show that he is not dividing the Republican party, so he will extend an olive branch to those in the party who opposed him", Zakheim said.
And, shortly before noon, she asked her supporters to do the same. "We could very well be seeing president-elect Clinton today", she said. "To the young people in particular, I hope you will hear this", Clinton said. She said the loss was even more bitter because of the character of her opponent. At 1:30 a.m.it was announced that Trump will be the 45th president of the United States after being awarded 279 delegates to Clinton's 228, according to The Washington Post .
The editor of the Kremlin-backed English-language television network RT (formerly Russia Today) said she would drive around Moscow with an American flag in celebration . During the campaign, Trump traveled to Mexico to meet with President Enrique Pena Nieto, and Trump and Hillary Clinton met separately with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel in September.
More than a hundred others have been wounded. "Shrines in the past have been targeted by some banned outfits who don't favour Muslims visiting Shrines or being devotees of saints", he said. However, local media quoting intelligence sources claimed that the blast was the act of a suicide bomber who detonated his explosive vest in the middle of a gathering in the shrine's courtyard.
Congress will not participate in the session as all its 42 MLAs have submitted their resignation to the Speaker yesterday. They charged the SAD leadership in Punjab and the BJP's at the Centre with "furthering their own vested interests" at the cost of the interests of the people.
The mother of Todd Kohnhepp, who confessed to killing four peopleand who is believed to have killed at least three others, says her son is "verymisunderstood" but "not a monster". "Everybody's hurt. He hurt everybody", Tague said of her son. The two detectives who rescued Kala Brown from the property of suspected serial killer Todd Kohlhepp have spoken out for the first time about the harrowing moment they discovered her chained up inside a metal container.
Labor leader Bill Shorten has labelled the ban "ridiculous". The Australian and United States governments did not say how many refugees were part of the resettlement plan. "It is fundamental that we ensure that any of those people that are not immediately the recipients of the United States deal have had their cases fairly and properly reviewed because we know that if we get it wrong on decisions about refugees status, the effect can be extra ordinarily grave".
The town website blames the 32-year lull in midnight voting as the reason Dixville Notch gets all the attention, even though Dixville began the practice more than a decade later than Hart's Location. The event garners headlines and curiosity each election cycle, even if it isn't considered predictive of how residents of the rest of the small north-eastern state will vote during the daytime hours.
Other than their exciting play, the team had little direction and no obvious threat, with passes too often telegraphed and Scotland being the side to actually offer a coherent approach for much of the game despite their position on the wrong end of the scoreline.
Since its first installment in 1993, the day has developed into a massive shopping holiday - now considered the largest in the world - where single people are encouraged to buy something for themselves. And Amazon held its own branded Prime Day shopping day in July, and said it received 18 percent more orders than on Black Friday. He adds, "In the next few years however, Singles" Day also has the potential to become a global retail event, in much the same vein as Black Friday and Cyber ...
One of the most controversial elections in USA history, the election of 1876 saw Democratic Gov. Samuel Tilden of NY win the popular vote while Republican Gov. The candidates have to put together a coalition from several states to secure a majority of votes. The electors in each state are scheduled to meet on December 19 to vote for president and vice president.
Speaking at a joint press conference, the Japanese prime minister gave vent to such apprehensions, saying the current agreement is a legal framework that compels India to act responsibly in the peaceful use of nuclear energy. Following this deal India made a headway in nuclear energy, commissioning reactors from Areva and Toshiba-Westinghouse. According to Abe, the ambitious project "symbolises a new dimension in the special relations" between the two countries and hoped that introduction of ...
The Israeli government has officially been working towards a two-state solution to the intractable Israeli-Arab conflict for years, although resistance from the militant Hamas movement that rules the Gaza Strip and continued disagreement over Israeli settlement building in the West Bank has hindered recent attempts at peace talks.
Expecting a mass demonstration, police used lines of buses to block demonstrators from getting too close to the presidential complex itself. Her approval rating remained at 5 percent, Gallup Korea said Friday, with Park polling an astonishing zero percent among respondents in their 20s.
Sara Netanyahu and Melania Trump could find that they have much in common, as the wives of prominent and often divisive leaders who are themselves figures of controversy. His adviser on Israeli matters, David Friedman, said Wednesday that the president-elect will move the USA embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The Israeli newspaper owned by the casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson appears to have nabbed the first post-election interview with president-elect Donald Trump.
Even with trivial matters we curse. "I would like to congratulate President Trump". "But I said that it's just an appeal and warning to people who continue to complain". He stressed that he wanted no foreign soldiers in his country by the end of his six-year term. Still, the unlikely pairing appears to have caught the attention of the world press, with Rep.
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The main argument of Friday's address seemed to be that since it was a "personal relationship" with Choi Soon-sil - the daughter of a former mentor who emerged in Park's life around the time of her mother's killing - that brought her to this point, she would be best served to eradicate all personal ties.
The US dollar has gained around 12 per cent against the peso in the last two days, one of its biggest ever slumps since a 1994-1995 devaluation. An encounter has been agreed between the two, possibly during the transition period before the inauguration in Washinton on January 20 2017.
Nigeria's Super Eagles, yesterday, brightened their chances of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation, with a 3-1 spanking of the Desert Foxes of Algeria. He scored twice while team captain, Mikel John Obi, got one. Rohr reacted un the same manner after the win over Zambia in Ndola last month when he said "we played a good match and got three points, but I want to say that there are more matches to play and we have to keep our focus".
According to the Huffington Post , Obama, along with the Department of Health and Human Services, proposed a rule that would block Congress from defunding Planned Parenthood for any political reasons. The Department of Health and Human Services has allowed the public to comment on the amendment, and is now considering those comments before publishing the final rule.
Park's approval rating has dropped to 5 percent for a second week, according to a poll conducted by Gallup Korea and released on Friday, the lowest number for a South Korean president since such polling began under democratically elected leaders in 1988.
The CEO of the company in charge of building the pipeline carrying oil from North Dakota through South Dakota and Iowa to IL says Trump will likely help them complete the project. Protesters, including the local tribe, the Standing Rock Sioux, are fighting completion of the the $3.7 billion pipeline. That has angered protesters, who planned more protests in coming days.
The court ordered Akhtar to deposit a surety sum of Rs100,000 in each case. With the latest, Akhtar now requires bail in one more case to get released from the Karachi Prison and resume his duties as mayor of the port city. They have been allowed interim bail till December 1 in this case. Dr Asim, a close aide of former president Asif Ali Zardari, was arrested for providing medical assistance and shelter to terrorists and criminals belonging to banned outfits, Muttahida Qaumi Movement ...
But now that the series has moved on, du Plessis does not want to dwell too much on reverse-swing and focus instead on seam movement and conventional swing, which will come into play at the Bellerive Oval. Australia: Steve Smith (c), Jackson Bird, Joe Burns, Callum Ferguson, Josh Hazlewood, Usman Khawaja, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Marsh, Joe Mennie , Peter Nevill, Mitchell Starc, Adam Voges, David Warner.
The widely circulated New Yorker story by David Remnick was a wonderful account of an artist deeply appreciated by both his peers - no less than Bob Dylan was effusive in his praise - and his worldwide audience. A memorial will take place in Los Angeles, a statement on Cohen's website said. At a recent gathering in Los Angeles to celebrate the release of his new album, Cohen shared, "I've often said if I knew where the good songs came from, I'd go there more often".
A candidate can win millions of individual votes in a state like Florida, and still lose all that state's electoral votes, because they lost the popular vote there. Trump has had a hard time getting his party to fall in line behind him, particularly Ryan who tepidly offered his support, and criticized him on more than one occasion.