The group was reportedly engaged in heavy fighting with the Taliban. The firefight erupted as American soldiers were assisting Afghan troops to clear a Taliban position and disrupt the group's operations, United States forces said. The paper also cited Islamuddin Timoori, a representative of the protesters from Kunduz , who said that the bombing was conducted by U.S. and the attack resulted in 27 killed and 70 injured.
But that angered Republican voters, and it didn't stop Ayotte's Democratic opponent, Gov. Maggie Hassan, from trying to tie her to Trump throughout the campaign. Duckworth ran a good race, but Kirk had a lot of missteps and gaffes - most notably during a debate when he made a flippant remark about Duckworth's military service and heritage.
In the House of Representatives, Republican Liz Cheney was elected to the same Wyoming seat once held by her father, former Republican Vice President Dick Cheney. Those who distanced themselves from the GOP nominee, meanwhile, were faltering. And in Nevada, former Democratic state Senate Majority Whip Ruben Kihuen defeated freshman GOP Rep.
Nearly every major forecasting aggregator, including FiveThirtyEight, RealClearPolitics, the New York Times , and HuffPost Pollster all heavily favored a Clinton victory in the lead-up to Tuesday's race. In 2012, Obama won the elections in OH with a margin of 2.98 percent. Few knew that Trump would set the tone for America's discourse for the next 16 months when he called Mexicans immigrants "rapists", while some, he assumed, "are good people".
Pesner said it was no longer possible to attribute such signals in the Trump campaign to ignorance, noting the multiple controversies. "In a statement on Sunday, Jonathan Greenblatt, CEO of the Anti-Defamation League ( ADL ), a nonprofit civil rights organization dedicated to fighting anti-semitism, said plainly, This needs to stop".
The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh will formally greet Mr Santos and the first lady at a ceremonial welcome on Horse Guards Parade, watched b y Prime Minister Theresa May, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Home Secretary Amber Rudd. She studied as a graphic designer and leads the humanitarian initiative Colombia Humanitaria, a state strategy that deals with natural and environmental disasters.
In Pennsylvania, GOP Sen. In King County, Democrat Lisa Wellman, the managing director of a software company, was defeating incumbent state Sen. Including money spent by candidates, the parties, and outside groups, Republicans may have spent as much as $422 million this election, and Democrats spent another $383 million.
Police Officer Jerry Willison said the person was believed to be dead. The Los Angeles Times reported that a man in his 70s died. Azusa Union School District issued a lockdown for Slauson Middle and Mountain View Elementary schools about 2:15 p.m., officials said.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told reporters that he hoped the US would keep its promise to rein in the Kurdish forces, but noted that Washington had also pledged earlier that the Syrian Kurds would withdraw from the town of Manbij, which has not yet happened.
Ballot initiatives can give citizens the ability to bypass their elected officials and instead make their case directly to voters, or they can be placed on the ballot by lawmakers seeking to amend the state constitution. The California proposal sowed deep division among marijuana advocates and farmers. Approval by California alone, the most populous U.S. state with 39 million people, would put almost a fifth of all Americans in jurisdictions where recreational marijuana is legal, ...
Donald Trump campaign's demand for polling station records denied after it alleged people voted after deadline passed. Here's the specific part of the law, as pointed out by Sahil Kapur, political correspondent for Bloomberg . Trump followed up by telling supporters "it's being reported that certain key Democratic polling locations in Clark County were kept for hours and hours beyond closing time to bus and bring and Democratic voters in".
Discussions on how to implement the Paris Agreement have already begun as an annual United Nations climate treaty conference got underway in the Moroccan city of Marrakesh on Monday. As The Two-Way has reported , India has called on the US and other countries to share technologies that help decrease emissions. However, with a number of other countries - including major emitters such as the U.S.
The ABC reports that most voting will take place overnight tonight, with polling stations on the east coast closing at around 11am (daylight savings time) tomorrow. The former Secretary of State beat the billionaire in Dixville Notch and Hart's Location but Trump won in Millsfield . "It's been a long journey to say the least, about 14 months now", said Sununu, who noted he waited for the first time ever to cast a vote in Newfields.
Iraqi investigators are probing a mass grave that was discovered the previous day by troops advancing further into Islamic State-held territory near the city of Mosul. The abductions took place last week as Iraqi government forces, Kurdish Peshmerga and Shia militias backed by USA -led air strikes pushed an offensive to recapture Mosul from the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.
Also, the candidates can click the result notification link which provided in the notification (Latest News) field. Once stage 1 results are out, shortlisted candidates will have to attempt an SSC CGL 2016 Tier-II exam - which will be held from 30 November to 2 December.
Florida has 29 votes in the electoral college which decides who becomes the next president and is a major prize for Trump as he seeks to reach the victory target of 270. It found she underperformed expectations with women, winning their vote by only about 7%, similar to President Barack Obama when he won re-election in 2012.
Wearing a bright red cap with "Make America Free Again", Trump supporter Alex Burlak was a rare sighting in the Borough that was considered more liberal than the rest of the city. GOP Senate candidates fended off Democratic challengers in key states, including North Carolina, Indiana and Wisconsin. Republicans also maintained their grip on the House.
Key to the effort was software that was refined from its previous uses for the review of emails found on a device belonging to Anthony Weiner, the disgraced former congressman and estranged husband of Clinton's top aide, Huma Abedin. Hillary Clinton waves to supporters as she attends a Florida rally in the rain. "Right now, she is being protected by a rigged system". The tenor of a bitterly personal and hate-filled campaign had already raised questions of the legitimacy and mandate in a ...
But talks have been beset by problems - including disputes over property and compensation - and Turkish Cypriot foreign minister Tahsin Ertugruloglu told AFP last month that the peace process was "obviously a failure". "This is not something that we can keep discussing after 50 years for another 50 years". The Turkish Cypriot leader said all citizens could live where they choose in a reunified island, but only a fifth of Greek Cypriots opting to live in the Turkish Cypriot-run zone would ...
Leung and Yau were among several young politicians elected in a September vote that attracted record turnout, who favor greater autonomy or even independence for Hong Kong. For that matter, where does Beijing's intervention leave the ongoing review of the oath taking question in Hong Kong's courts? A fallout surrounding two Hong Kong lawmakers who provocatively altered their oaths of office last month, continues as the mainland government has passed measures to bar them from taking office.
In addition to Florida and OH that were called previously for Trump, UPI/CVoter projected he would win Iowa, Georgia and North Carolina. Supporters break into tears as they watch the election results during Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's election night rally in the Jacob Javits Center glass enclosed lobby in NY.
New battlegrounds have emerged in the days leading up to the election, with Republican Donald Trump chipping away at her lead in several must-win states. Her top advisors applauded and embraced each other as Clinton greeted the crowd. "They're still counting votes and every vote should count". While an out-and-out concession speech is clearly a minor detail at this point - as president elect Donald Trump has given his victory speech - it's obvious that Clinton doesn't plan on publicly ...
Acting Azusa Police Chief Steve Hunt said police found multiple victims on the residential side of the street, across from the polling place. Slauson Middle School and Mountain View Elementary School have also been placed on lockdown, the Azusa Unified School District confirmed.
Democrats grabbed a Republican-held seat in IL, but as Republicans defended a slim 54-46 majority in an unpredictable election year, key races in Missouri , New Hampshire, Pennsylvania and Nevada remained too close to call. Mark Jones, a political scientist with Rice University, said Young's victory in IN was an early positive sign for Republicans, as Democrats were counting on a win there to put them over the edge.
He offered to plead guilty to all charges if the death penalty was taken off the table, which could have saved the city both time and money, but prosecutors refused to make the deal, saying the nature of the crimes warrant the death penalty.
Reno was only 38 days into the attorney general's job when she approved the April 19, 1993, Federal Bureau of Investigation raid that led to the deaths of about 80 people, including many children, at the Branch Davidian cult compound in Waco, Texas.
Electoral officials released early results in Nicaragua declaring Daniel Ortega president for the third consecutive term - this time with his wife as vice president. "The vast majority of Nicaraguans, including the most fervent partisans of this regime, know clearly that on November 6, there will not be elections in Nicaragua but an electoral farce in which the results.
Charles Chamberlain, executive director of Democracy for America, said liberals would look at how Clinton tackles issues, saying "the key is seeing if she actually fights, rather than insisting that she has to achieve that goal". "She does fight hard, and she doesn't quit and she doesn't give up", he said in a debate. I'm speechless that I got to be here. Before voting, I felt sick to my stomach.
Nebraska voters issued a sound rebuke to the Unicameral on Tuesday, overwhelmingly repealing LB 268, the elimination of the death penalty approved by state lawmakers at the end of the 2015 legislative session. Nebraska hasn't executed an inmate since 1997, when it used an electric chair. Several of the six said their fear of the death penalty factored into their decision to falsely confess.
US -backed Kurdish-led Syrian forces announced their plan Sunday to retake the Islamic State group's de facto capital of Raqqa, saying they hoped Turkey would not "interfere in internal Syrian affairs". "Our aim is to go to al-Bab and expel them toward the south", he said, adding that the opposition fighters were 9 miles (15 kilometers) from the town.
Initially police said they believed it was a female suspect armed with an assault rifle with rapid-fire capability. A short time after this post was published, the Azusa P.D. But the casualty tally did not include the unknown individual lying at the doorstep of the house where the shooting unfolded. A polling location has been shut down in California after a shoot-out took place near the station.
If there's one who can do it, it's Roger. Defending champion and five-time victor Novak Djokovic spent 122 consecutive weeks at world No1 and is the man with the power to usurp Murray at the standings' summit. "I need a few days break". "I don't really know if it's sunk in or not". And Murray, who has won his last four tournaments, says it will be hard to overcome the fatigue which often sets in at this stage of a grueling campaign.
From November 25, the cap will be raised. For exchange upto 4000 in cash you may go to any bank branch with valid identity proof. What can you do with your existing Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes? Indian media said the move was aimed to re-inject billions of dollars in cash back into the mainstream economy, amounting to as much as 20 percent of the nation's gross domestic product (GDP).
The dollar and bond yields slipped, while gold inched up. Asked if he would concede if the TV networks declared Clinton the victor, he answered, "Well, we'll see what happens". Majorities of voters in opinion polls have viewed both candidates unfavorably. Clinton was expected to easily win in California , Oregon and Washington, while Trump held leads in most of the other western states, including Texas .
Grace Bell Hardison, a 100-year-old woman recently mentioned by President Barack Obama after attempts were made to purge her from the voter registration list and hence deny her right to vote, reacts after a kiss from her nephew Greg Satterthwaite after she voted in the USA general election from his auto in Belhaven, North Carolina.