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McCrory sets up legal fund for vote count

Most of his support came from the county's north and southeast, with Charlotte voters going for Dalton. Black voters in North Carolina have historically favored Democratic candidates in state races, including those for governor. In Edgecombe County, Cooper received 65.28 percent or 16,096 votes to McCrory's 33.86 percent or 8,348 votes. "I got a love-hate relationship with [Governor Pat] McCrory right now", Sutton said.

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Hate Speech, Muslim Groups Decry Trump's Newly Appointed Chief Strategist

In the statement, the council's executive director, Nihad Awad, said, "the appointment of Stephen Bannon as a top Trump administration strategist sends the disturbing message that anti-Muslim conspiracy theories and White nationalist ideology will be welcome in the White House".

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LeBron James and teammates chill at DC club after White House visit

Also on the guest list is Ohio Gov. John Kasich , who challenged Trump in the primary and refused to endorse him in the general election. "A lot of guys were humbled by the experience", Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said about going to the White House.

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MISSING: 21-year-old University of Maryland student

She has hazel eyes and blond hair. The CBS report said her family says she was being harassed before she went missing. Kaitlyn George left a building on campus in College Park before 5 p.m. Police said George was seen getting into a taxi at 4:44 p.m. Thursday in front of Annapolis Hall. UMPD met with Baltimore City Police Department and reviewed security footage of the marina area, which showed George getting into an SUV, "on her own accord and by herself", the statement said.

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Rocky relationship? Paul Ryan says he and Donald Trump are now 'fine'

WASHINGTON ― Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) looked to reassure the voters he worked to secure for President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday, tamping down rumors of division between himself and Trump and arguing that congressional Republicans are ready to "go big, go bold".

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Michelle Obama makes stunning final appearance on Vogue cover 0

For the last eight years we have had the enormous privilege of watching and learning from Michelle Obama, as she tackled obesity, women's education and spoke eloquently, educatedly and informatively on so numerous issues affecting us, not least the threats posed to us by a Donald Trump presidency.

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Mistrial in Samuel DuBose Killing by White Police Officer

He said the family wasn't notified that the judge's decision was coming in time for them to get to the courthouse. Prosecutors will now have to determine if they will re-try the case or dismiss it. Body-camera video released by prosecutors shows Tensing asking DuBose for his license and DuBose eventually acknowledging he does not have one with him.

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OH gas prices decrease a dime a gallon

The price dip is less substantial than the national average, which has fallen 4.9 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.15. Dewan was one of many drivers at the pump, who were pleasantly surprised that gas prices have dropped. "Inventories remain healthy and wholesale gasoline prices across the USA today, on average, are more than 10 cents per gallon lower than where they stood just a week ago".

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White House releases photo of Michelle Obama's meeting with Melania Trump

Protesters against Donald Trump gather at the White House as the president-elect met with Barack Obama . Trump said the meeting was a "great honor", which lasted close to 90 minutes and he is looking forward to Obama's "counsel". When asked whether he would seek the advice of Bill Clinton, Trump said "I would certainly think about that". As opposed to the White House, which is equipped with stringent security measures for the first family, Trump Tower could pose a challenge to the ...

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Sister accused of killing twin in Hawaii jailed in New York

Prior to that Ann and Alison Dadow operated Twin Power Yoga studios in Palm Beach Gardens and West Palm Beach before they left town in 2014. ALBANY, N.Y. Troopers say Duval tried to take off when they approached, her but was taken into custody Friday. A warrant was issued for her arrest last week, according to Hawaii News Now .

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California deputy shot twice in the head, suspect arrested

The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department says Deputy Dennis Wallace was shot and killed Sunday outside the city of Hughson. Wallace, 53, was a 20 year veteran of the sheriff's department . The Modesto Bee mentions that several law enforcement agencies assisted the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department in apprehending the suspect. Once he was aware the vehicle was stolen, he radioed for backup.

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Bernie Sanders Says He's Ready for the 2020 Election

Bernie Sanders, whose unsuccessful battle for the Democratic presidential nomination raised numerous same issues that Donald Trump did on his path to the presidency, said he is ready to cooperate with the Republican on behalf of "working families".

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Democrats ponder wave of GOP victories at state level

Ryan credited Trump with helping to keep GOP losses in the House to the single digits. No love has been lost between the president-elect and Ryan, who had previously been critical of Trump's proposal to ban Muslim immigration to the U.S.

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Trump and Clinton running neck-and-neck in OH and Florida

The Federal Bureau of Investigation announced on October 28 that it was reviewing a new batch of emails that might be related to her email practices. "Close popular votes can, but do not necessarily, translate into tight battles for 270 electoral votes", he said.

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Top tips on how to see the supermoon this weekend

The moon will appear 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighter than when it's its farthest point from Earth so in the next few hours, try to get a glimpse of the Supermoon . The extent to which you'll be able to notice the difference depends entirely on where you'll be enjoying the supermoon from. Take a closer look.

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Melania Trump delivers a rare campaign speech in Pennsylvania

She is delivering I think her first speech since the Republican convention. Melania Trump has stood steadfast by her husband's side as more than a dozen women have come forward to accuse him of sexual harassment and assault. While Sam Stein, a senior politics editor at the Huffington Post vowed he was "gonna spend some time now re-tweeting some of Donald J Trump's twitter bullying, just so @ MELANIATRUMP is aware".

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Authorities: 3 dead in crash returning from band competition

The crash resulted in the deaths of three members of the Rinehart family. The Evansville Courier & Press reports Sophie Rinehart performed Saturday with the Castle High School marching band and died along with her father and his mother. Officials at Castle High School said the family was on their way home from the Music for All band competition in downtown Indy. Upon Trooper Cory Knight's arrival, police say he observed a large amount of debris in the roadway as well as a passenger vehicle ...

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Trump rips Jay-Z for foul language

Jay Z and Beyoncé were only the latest big names Hillary Clinton has called in to help drive up enthusiasm for her campaign among black voters - the most loyally Democratic voting bloc in the country. Clinton and Donald J. Trump in the excitement among their supporters. Trump has generally been running without top-name celebrity surrogates. "He used language last night that was so bad, and then Hillary Clinton said "I did not like Donald Trump's lewd language" My lewd language? Because ...

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Suspect in ambush of Iowa cops in custody

Paul Parizek said. Police say Scott Michael Greene, of Urbandale, Iowa, the man suspected in the killings, surrendered Wednesday to a state Department of Natural Resources officer. Martin is remembered as a hardworking student who played football and basketball, ran track and swam at Rockwell City-Lytton High School, where he graduated in 2011.

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Deputies: 3 people, including infant, die in shooting

Witnesses reported gunfire just after 6 p.m.at the Lil' Albert Food Store in the 5100 block of Cleveland Road, said Director Ron Lendvay. Police shut down the intersection of Moncrief Road and Myrtle Avenue North Sunday night while investigating the shooting.

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Trump makes controversial pick for senior aide

Donald Trump made his first significant moves as the nation's president-elect Sunday, naming two campaign insiders with sharply contrasting approaches as his top White House aides while also signaling that he will seek to promptly deport up to 3 million immigrants with "criminal records" who are in the US illegally.

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Dallas Cowboys defeat Steelers 35-30

His speed and on-field presence is enough to cause any defense problems, especially one without some of their best coverage players. LEE'S HOMECOMING: Linebacker Sean Lee, Dallas' leading tackler, grew up about 20 minutes from Heinz Field and was a lifelong Steelers fan before going to Penn State.

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Heartbroken Mom Meets Hillary Clinton on Chappaqua Hiking Trail

She'd later meet her husband, future president Bill Clinton, at Yale Law School. Demonstrations were held outside Trump's properties and protest took place in at least 25 USA cities. It was just the thing she needed in a time of despair. "So I made a decision to take them to one of favorite places in Chappaqua", Margot wrote in the post with an image featuring Hillary.

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Honor Flight Cleveland: Giving veterans a memorable day in Washington D.C.

In 1938, November 11 legally became a holiday and was given the name Armistice Day. Held to honor the men and woman who have served in the USA armed forces, it's the day set aside to recognize the service and sacrifices of those Americans who have worn the uniform.

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Smoke from Georgia wildfires may blow into the Valley this weekend

Two counties in the western part of the state are in exceptional drought conditions for the first time since 2008. People take photos of a wildfire burning near Lake Lure, N.C., Thursday, Nov. "Right now we're kind of holding our own", said Jennifer Turner, a spokeswoman for the Kentucky's state Division of Forestry. Arson arrests have been made in Tennessee and Kentucky.

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Washington DC College Students Protest Trump By Burning The Flag

University of California-Berkeley students joined high school students during an anti-Trump walkout. "United States of America!" and protesters - holding yellow signs that said, "Black Lives Matter", "Stand up to racism!" and "Stand against anti-Muslim bigotry".

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California high school students march to protest Trump win

The group walked to U.S. Bank Stadium, where they joined another group of protesters. Students at Omaha metro schools took to the streets to protest the results of Tuesday's General 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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How much did polls miss the mark on Trump - and why?

The real-estate mogul had glowing praise for former president Bill Clinton as well, saying "He couldn't have been more gracious", in a phone call the two men had after Trump won. Even before Mr. Obama left US soil, Mr. Trump was making foreign policy overtures to Europe. In the current case Clinton has received a bigger share of the popular vote, but fewer supporters in the Electoral College , meaning the college will elect Trump as President.

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Woman runs into Hillary Clinton out hiking day after concession speech

She was taking a nice peaceful hike with her dogs", Gerster told NBC News. "So this is sorta incredible to randomly run into Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton two days after the election". "We were the only ones there and it was so attractive and relaxing", she wrote on Facebook . She said Mrs Clinton thanked her and gave her a hug before the couple continued their walk.

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IS executes 60 in Mosul for 'treason and collaboration'

Iraqi security forces are preparing to advance toward Mosul airport on the city's southern edge to increase pressure on Islamic State militants fighting troops who breached their eastern defenses, officers said on Thursday. "We'll start this attack from our positions in the Al-Samah neighbourhood", he added. Federal Police Brig. Gen. Shaker Alwan al-Kafaj said that when his men retook the town of Hamam al-Alil, some 20 kilometers south of Mosul , they uncovered what Iraqi officials say is ...

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Iraqi Forces Capture Nimrud, Drive Out Islamic State

Militants with electric drills and sledgehammers smashed statues and tore holes in the walls. Nimrud lies about 30 kilometers (20 miles) from the northern city of Mosul , which the Iraqi army is attempting to recapture from Daesh militants.

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Conor McGregor Makes History By Knocking Out Eddie Alvarez At UFC 205

I want an equal share. "I'm coming for mine now if you want me back". His dismantling of Alvarez on Saturday night only added to his aura. Irish mixed martial arts superstar beats Eddie Alvarez to become first fighter to hold two UFC titles at the same time.

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Australian Refugees Offered US Resettlement Deal

The arrangement followed Turnbull's announcement in September that Australia would join a US-led programme to resettle Central American refugees at a Costa Rica centre. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said U.S. officials will begin vetting applicants in coming days and that "we deal with one administration at a time".

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Logano wins Phoenix, joins Kyle Busch in final 4

With six drivers vying for only two positions in next week's finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway, the Chase for the Sprint Cup drivers rose to the occasion in the final 60 laps in a tense battle that stretched into overtime. "It was a tough 15 minutes", Kenseth told NBC. Hamlin dropped back through the field and finished seventh. "If that was the end of the race we would move on, I think".

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Operation Christmas Child starts Monday

It is the world's largest Christmas project of its kind. Shoe boxes will be collected from November 14 to 21. Participants can follow their box online to discover where their gift is delivered by using the donation form found at samaritanspurse.org/occ.


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