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Trump win threatens climate funds for poor, a key to Paris accord

President-elect Donald Trump, who vowed to cancel the agreement during his campaign, takes office in January, Chen said now isn't the right time to assess it. Renewable energy is fast becoming a revolutionary economic force for a just transition away from fossil fuels while empowering communities at the front lines of climate change with the resources they need to respond to the crisis.

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Ohio Police Shooting Ends in Mistrial

Bishop Bobby Hilton speaks to the media outside court during tje Ray Tensing's murder trial was declared hung, Friday, Nov. 11, 2016, in Cincinnati . The murder charge carried the possibility of life in prison if Tensing had been convicted. In tearful testimony Tuesday, Tensing said his arm was stuck in DuBose's auto after he tried to stop him from driving away by grabbing the vehicle keys.

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Realtors' oppose ban on construction work in Delhi-NCR

The government on Tuesday asked the court for two days to come up with a plan, which was granted. Manan Mahato, who drives an auto rickshaw in Delhi, said he had sent his children to his native village because he was anxious about their health.

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Marquez sinks US as Mexico snatch thriller

Mexico's 2-1 win was the first time the US have lost at Mapfre Stadium, the visitors having lost 2-0 there in each of their past four qualifying campaigns. Individual mistake, " Klinsmann said. The Americans had been 30-0-2 at home in qualifying since a 3-2 loss to Honduras at Washington's RFK Stadium in September 2001.

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After Trump's win, young immigrants have a fearful question: Will DACA survive?

Others want legal immigrants to apply for citizenship so they can eventually obtain legal status for relatives. He said it's complete panic from people who fear that Trump will follow through on his immigration promises. "People are not sure if Trump will definitely carry out what he said because it is a insane idea", he said. 'What's Going To Happen To Our People?' A similar program launched by Obama to protect the immigrant parents of USA citizens has been challenged in US courts.

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Tammy Duckworth topples Sen. Mark Kirk in IL, in key Democratic pickup

She also lost both of her legs in Iraq when her helicopter was hit by a rocket-propelled grenade while serving in the Armed Forces in November 2004. "I wake up every morning now, trying to be worthy of my crew and their struggle, to be worthy of this miraculous second chance", said Duckworth, who planned to make stops in Chicago, Springfield and Peoria on Wednesday.

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German consulate attacked in northern Afghanistan

In Berlin , officials said a crisis task force meeting had been called at Germany's Foreign Ministry late on Friday night to review events surrounding the attack. Gunman attacked the building after the blast, battling with Georgian and Afghan forces. Qaderi said German troops had also shot two men on motorcycles who did not comply with orders to stop.

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Pence Will Play 'Large Role' in White House Transition

Unlikely. The 57-year-old was a supportive running mate through most of the campaign, defending Mr Trump when he appeared to suggest people take arms against Hillary Clinton - but there are notable divisions. Among them was Sandy Shoff, a retired principal from South Bend, who says she voted Monday for Donald Trump even though she isn't an enthusiastic supporter.

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We will renew the American dream, vows Trump after stunning election victory

He said he and Obama had never met before Thursday. And as I said last night, my number-one priority in the coming two months is to try to facilitate a transition that ensures our President-elect is successful. Her Vice Presidential running mate Tim Kaine introduced Ms Clinton, saying he was "so proud" of her. "One thing you realize quickly in this job is that the presidency and the vice presidency is bigger than any of us".

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Browns Coach on 0-10: 'I Never Could Have Dreamt This.'

The first time these teams played this season, the Ravens had to rally from 20 points down to pull out for a 25-20 win. Amazingly, the Browns actually led 7-6 at halftime. That's the decision I thought I needed to make and I made it. "I'm having to coach myself up ". So why swap out signal callers all night? As I explained last night, I will not shy away from that.

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Gov. Mike Pence Campaigns in Traverse City One Day Before Election Day

Mike Pence will soon be the sixth Hoosier to serve as the vice president of the United States. The Indiana governor, who was named Trump's vice presidential pick July 15, started off this campaign season gearing up for a competitive reelection campaign.

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OH jury starts 4th day of talks in police shooting trial

Jury deliberations will stretch into a third day in the murder trial of a white former police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man during a traffic stop past year near the University of Cincinnati . Deters said his office will decide whether or not to retry Tensing by November 28. DuBose, who was black, was killed in the same time period that saw several controversial officer-involved shootings - including those of Tamir Rice in Cleveland, Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and ...

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Veterans' wives say parade therapeutic for their families

The event kicked off with the invocation by American Legion Post 29 Chaplain Arley Simmons, the Pledge of Allegiance by Post 29 Commander Charles Ranew and the lowering of the flag by VFW Post 5583 Commander Tom Petrice. The plaza also has monuments honoring veterans of World War II and the Vietnam War. More than 3,000 people participated in the annual homage that included several local schools, clubs and service groups, McLennan County Veterans Association vice president Danny Smith said.

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Supreme Court picks could define Trump's presidency

If eight wasn't enough when Obama was president, it isn't enough when Trump is in the Oval Office. Republicans will now maintain control of the court. William Pryor would give pro-lifers a reason to cheer; Pryor had to defend his statement in a 2003 Senate confirmation that Roe v Wade was " the worst abomination in the history of constitutional law ".

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Trump Tweets Protesters 'Unfair' Amid Second Night of Rallies

Now professional protesters, incited by the media, are protesting. Protesters railed against Trump's marquee campaign pledge to build a wall along the border with Mexico to keep out undocumented immigrants and other policies perceived as affecting people of color.

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Speaker Ryan 'Excited About Opportunities' After Trump Meeting

The election of Donald Trump was a surprise to pollsters, pundits and, perhaps most of all, the Democratic Party. Ryan only lost 10 votes on the floor of the House when he was first elected speaker a year ago. He believed that if the party didn't fix that, they couldn't win. Almost two of three people in network exit polls said he was not honest or trustworthy, and 60 per cent viewed him unfavourably.

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The Springfield Veterans Day 2016 parade make its way downtown

In his first Veterans Day ceremony since leaving the service, Widdoes said he was honored by the event in ways for which he wasn't necessarily prepared. "If you remember when the towers fell, America united as one", Kelley said. "Vietnam veterans like us didn't get that welcome home then, but we're making sure that we get it now".

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Binghamton Veterans Day Parade celebrates those who served

The event started at the campus of Springfield Technical Community College and proceeded down State Street, to Main Street, before ending at city hall. The ceremony and parade was selected by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs as a 2016 regional site for this year's theme "Courage: Honoring all who served".

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N Carolina governor, auditor margins very close

With all precincts reporting, McCrory was 4,480 votes behind his challenger, Roy Cooper. Chad Griffin, president of the Human Rights Campaign, and Chris Sgro, executive director of North Carolina, said in a joint statement McCrory's apparent defeat "is a beacon of hope for equality".

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Obama admin: No decision yet on controversial oil pipeline

According to a November 8 release , the company said it is "currently mobilizing horizontal drilling equipment to the drill box site" and will commence drilling activities upon completion of mobilization in about two weeks. Officials from Energy Transfer Partners building the pipeline insist it's safe. The Army Corps' decision regarding the pipeline has been on hold since September, when the agency chose to pause its consideration while it reviews its consultations with Indian tribes.

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Early turnout high for an election with Senate seat at stake

IL has historically favored Democrats for statewide office, especially in presidential election years, and Duckworth has a healthy lead in the polls . Kirk, whose 2010 election made him only the second Republican to represent IL in the U.S. Senate in more than three decades, suffered a stroke in 2012.

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Illinois' Kirk defeated by Duckworth in tight Senate race

Duckworth served as Director of Veterans Affairs in IL and later in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs before winning her seat in Congress in 2012. But he also hurt his own campaign with a series of controversial statements. Most recently, Kirk came under fire during a debate, when Duckworth touted her family's history dating back to fighting in the American Revolution and Kirk responded that he had forgotten Duckworth's parents "came all the way from Thailand to serve George ...

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Almost 1000 anti-Trump protesters in NYC, 11 arrested

Sizable protests sprung up this week in about a dozen major U.S. cities, including Boston, Baltimore and San Francisco. The protesters had gathered at about 4:30 p.m.in Washington Square Park before moving up Sixth Avenue to Union Square and then on to Trump Tower .

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How McConnell won, and Obama lost, the Merrick Garland fight

Breyer, are 83 and 78, respectively. Trump's nominee to replace Scalia isn't likely to face the type of opposition from Democrats that Republicans mounted against President Obama's choice, federal appeals court judge Merrick Garland. At some point, probably sooner rather than later, Garland will exit the limbo he's been in since March, when President Obama nominated him, and resume hearing cases on the D.C.

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NYC's annual Veterans Day parade

White said he wears his military uniform every year on Veteran's Day . The parade will proceed down Duval to Front Street. A member from the Knights from Columbus describes everyone's dedication as a service to our community. 40th St., in Bellevue. The parade ends at around 3:30 p.m. Participants represented several military branches and divisions. "Each day when we wake up in this country that is free, we should thank our veterans for that freedom", Broughton said.

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High School Students Around the Country Are Staging Walkouts to Protest Trump

As the reality of Donald Trump's unprecedented election upset continues to settle in, high school students across the country have been getting up from their desks and walking out of class to protest the new president-elect. "Conversations and actions are taking place today in our schools". Copter4 flew over the crowd that carried signs as they marched. Starting around 8 a.m., Berkeley High School students walked out of class and onto the UC Berkeley campus, where there were ...

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Mike Pence to replace Chris Christie as head of Trump transition team

The move is a marked shift from Trump's earlier claims of anti-establishmentarianism. . As work goes forward on new health care legislation and other radical reforms pledged by President elect Donald Trump, vice president elect, Mike Pence, former IN governor, who spent 22 years IN Congress, takes the lead of the transition team for selecting the new government.

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Voting tips from the Oklahoma Election Board

Depends on where you live. Old equipment increases the risk of failures and crashes, which can lead to long lines and lost votes. For those expecting long lines at the polls today, consider that 48.8 percent of Stanly's voters opted to cast their ballots early.

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Anti-Trump protesters take to streets for second night

KOIN-TV reports ( https://goo.gl/dTyISC ) one protester was arrested Wednesday for throwing a Molotov cocktail into a bonfire. An anti-Donald Trump protest in Portland , Ore. And he blamed the demonstrations on his usual target: the news media. Atlanta - an activist group called "A World Without Police" that is planning a rally Friday evening in Atlanta posted a statement o Facebook rejecting Mr.

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Speaker Paul Ryan promises unity between Trump and Republicans. Can he deliver?

Trump made building a border wall between the United States and Mexico and repealing Obamacare pillars of his presidential campaign. Two prominent Wisconsin Republicans-House Speaker Paul Ryan and Gov. It's expected that some in the House will push Trump to support a new speaker, though Trump could use an ally like Ryan on Capitol Hill to work with establishment Republicans.

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Donald Trump: Obama administration leaves TPP in President-elect's hands

U.S. President Barack Obama had framed the 12-country Trans-Pacific Partnership, which excludes China and Russian Federation, as a way for Washington to set trade rules for the fast-growing Pacific-rim region before Beijing does, part of his "pivot to Asia".

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New York Heir Durst Pleads Not Guilty to Murder in LA Court

Durst was arrested just before the finale of "The Jinx" aired in March 2015. Investigators have also explored a possible connection between Durst and the 1997 disappearance of Karen Mitchell, a 16-year-old from Eureka, California, who vanished after possibly getting into a auto with an unidentified older man.

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Trump's legacy could be defined early with Supreme Court pick

I hope not. Call me idealistic, but I think that "we need nine" is a principle worth defending regardless of who controls the Senate or the White House. Trump has put out two lists of potential nominees . If there's obstructionism but no blockade, the court will get its moderate liberal majority, with Garland very possibly the swing voter on, for example, criminal justice issues.

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Obama pays tribute to vets in ceremony at Arlington cemetery

And his administration confronted a scandal when it was revealed by reporting including that of CNN that Veterans Affairs hospitals were concealing wait times for care. Obama said. Speaking at Arlington, Obama acknowledged that speeches and wreath-layings were an inadequate way to repay members of the armed forces.

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Trump wins U.S. election but loses popular votes

She said: "We have seen that our nation is more deeply divided than we thought". By Wednesday, those plans seemed to be placed on the backburner. Clinton: "Try to prevent him from destroying the United States". Rick Perlstein, a historian and journalist, said: "I've never done an interview through tears before, this is a first".


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