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Trump Tries to Reset Relations With New York Times in On-the-Record Meeting

Donald Trump with Arthur Sulzberger, right, publisher of the New York Times, along with reporters, editors and columnists from the paper. Mr. Trump did not dispute reports that he had used a meeting last week with Nigel Farage, the U.K. Trump's denunciation also comes amid continued criticism over Trump tapping Steve Bannon , who managed the final months of the billionaire businessman's presidential campaign, as chief White House strategist.

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O'Hare workers to strike on nationwide 'Day of Disruption'

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill into law in April that will raise the minimum wage for hourly workers in the state to $15, the highest statewide wage in the nation. Service Employees International Union Local 1, or SEIU Local 1, wrote on Twitter . According to the Tribune, National Fight for $15 organizers chose November 29 because it is the fourth anniversary of the fast food worker strikes that launched the Fight for $15 campaign.

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Pew survey: Voters gave Clinton better grades for conduct than Trump

Here are some changes that could happen in order to make that request a reality. Yet the abolition movement contains more than whiff of plain, old sour grapes, and let's consider some points before we overturn nearly 230 years of history. There were demonstrations against him everywhere in the world... and then he was elected the second time around and people loved him! However, in a recent "60 Minutes" interview, Trump said he is fine with the law passed in 2015 allowing same-sex marriage.

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Tech players can't forget Georgia's flag

Of course, you can go the other way. You've just got to stay in your gap and maintain your technique. Everyone has to play as a whole. Beating Georgia Tech will be the icing on the cake for any Georgia fan who was exhausted of watching a program that had maxed out under Richt and nowhere closer to winning a national title than it was when the Bulldogs last won the SEC in 2005.

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Waiter receives generous tip so he can go home for the holidays

The customer, whose name is Jeffrey, left so fast that Ben never got the chance to thank him for his kind-hearted gesture. Millar said his initial reaction was: 'Holy s***!' Keith posted this photo of the massive tip that Millar received.

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12-year-old boy rushed to hospital after possible food tampering

Police are still waiting to get surveillance video from the restaurant's corporate office in order to identify the suspect. The management at Baja Fresh, after seeing the SLTPD press release regarding the crime at Raley's on November 16, contacted SLTPD to report a similar incident, out of concern for the public and their customers.

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Jeff Sessions' Appointment As Attorney General Would Make Immigration a Top Priority

President-elect Donald Trump's choices for leadership posts threaten national unity and promise to turn back the clock on progress for racial, religious and sexual minorities, civil rights leaders and others said Friday after his nomination of Sen.

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Once Bitter Rivals, Mitt Romney Offers to Assist Donald Trump in Cabinet

The real question for Trump, O'Connell said, is whether he can trust Romney to carry out his vision, and if the two can reconcile their differences on Russian Federation as a potential ally. On Friday, he named a loyalist, retired Gen Michael Flynn, as his national security adviser. Mr Trump also complained that Saturday Night Live, which thrives on making fun of politicians, is "biased" and not amusing.

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Trump May Cut Ties with the Trans-Pacific

David MacNaughton, Canada's ambassador to the United States, has said Canada would be willing to renegotiate NAFTA if that would make it a better deal. Without it, the fear is that playing field won't be even and USA firms and their products will be at risk of being shut out. However, the achievement of all this is now hanging in the balance given Trump's position about TPP, which has also drawn heavy criticism from pro-traders in the U.S.

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Trump supporter on prosecuting Hillary Clinton: 'Let's set this one aside'

Trump's children and grandchildren are also receiving official protection, and, with his wife Melania and young son Barron planning on staying in NY at least until the end of the school year, costs will likely remain high. "In theory I could run my business perfectly and then run the country perfectly", Trump said , according to tweets from New York Times reporters interviewing the president-elect Tuesday.

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Michigan DNR investigating possible diseased deer taken day after firearms opener

This is down from 102 deer in Vinton County previous year. The West Virginia Department of Natural Resources offers a number of safety tips and regulations for hunters this season. Almost 9,000 deer have been tested by the DNR since the first free-ranging CWD deer was found in May 2015. The 2015 total harvest was a little more than 159,000.

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President-elect Trump silent on campaign promises

Mr Trump had vowed to scuttle the12-nation trade pact, a signature trade initiative of President Barack Obama, during his campaign and Mr Trump made clear on Monday it was his top priority in his 100-day plan . "There's nothing he can really do about the wall on day one", said Jack Pitney, a political science professor at Claremont McKenna College in California.

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Obama Claims Electoral System Rigged in Favor of Republicans

In normal political circumstances, this approach might be just the ticket. Unfortunately, this moment is anything but normal. What's more, when Trump talks about changing environmental and energy regulations - like he did in the YouTube video - that is something nearly entirely in his jurisdiction.

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McConnell Re-Elected Senate GOP Leader

As a result, Democrat Chuck Schumer was selected for the position on Wednesday and will replace Harry Reid as the Senate Minority Leader for the next several years. "It is time for the country to come together and heal the bitter wounds from the campaign". Schumer, 65, has been No. 3 Democratic leader and vaulted over No.

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Apple Cup 2016 will be biggest ever

This will be my first Apple Cup in Pullman since 2008. Colorado knocked off Washington State 38-24 in Boulder, and USC throttled UCLA 36-14. Washington (10-1 overall, 7-1 Pac-12) received 1,220 points, up slightly from the 1,150 points the Huskies received last week.

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Romney said to be serious about secretary of state job

A Romney appointment would give Trump instant gravitas overseas and a marquee name in one of the highest-profile administration postings. But he has also moved to mend fences with moderate Republicans as he goes about building a new administration before his January 20 inauguration.

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Mega Millions numbers for 11/22/2016; jackpot reset to $15M

Saturday's numbers were: 16 - 24 - 28 - 43 - 61, Powerball 21, PowerPlay x2. That ticket is worth $1 million, the lottery said. Mega Millions draws on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11 p.m. Mega Millions is played in 44 states, plus the District of Columbia and the Virgin Islands. For the latest on Michigan Lottery, check out the official Michigan Lottery site, which also offers more information on instant tickets, raffles and other lottery games.

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Bernie Sanders Promises to Hold Trump Accountable to Working-Class Americans

The speech took place at George Washington University in Washington , D.C., and Sanders sharply criticized Trump for picking Stephen Bannon as his chief strategist and senior counsel. As the current vice-chair of Democrats in the legislative chamber, Mr Schumer's progression to leader of the group did not come as a surprise, especially as chair Harry Reid has announced he is retiring.

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'Moana', not your typical Disney princess

Part of that physicality involves capturing the age-specific movement of a 16-year-old. Dwayne Johnson had some fun on Halloween dressing up as everyones favorite Pokemon and dancing for his daughter, and now she won't let him stop. "It was an opportunity for us to showcase Polynesian culture to the world", he said. During the interview, I asked about the project's origins and how it changed through the course of production, and the filmmakers revealed that they originally set out to ...

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Pilot killed in crash of small plane on California mountain

The wreckage of the small plane reported missing early Tuesday was discovered early Tuesday, just north of Upland. "We learned from Ontario air ground control the plane was missing around 4:30 a.m. The San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department and the National Transportation Safety board are investigating the incident. A sheriff's helicopter landed on a flat above the crash and deputies were able to climb down to the site.

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No. 4 North Carolina overpowers Chaminade 104-61 in Maui

North Carolina, already without injured Theo Pinson and Luke Maye , received a scare when Brandon Robinson took an elbow to the face late in the first half against Chaminade. The Tar Heels and Cowboys are vying for a spot in the finals in a tournament that features an impressive field. Tony Bradley added 14 points and North Carolina shot 57 per cent from the floor.

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Who has best Black Friday deals?

Still, many retailers will be offering a fresh menu of discounts and promotions for Thanksgiving weekend. For example, J.C. Penney is making its deals available on its website on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving for the first time. Prices have fallen dramatically on 4K televisions, so those could prove alluring to shoppers. Now, Black Friday shopping has become a task. I've been hearing for years now that it is dying out.

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Chuck Schumer Says Donald Trump's Victory Is 'Not a Mandate'

There will potentially be a fair amount of party crossover, with Democratic senators supporting Trump and Republican ones opposing him, sometimes on the same vote. That represents about 56 percent of the total. That is a record for the party. Trump praised Schumer as someone he could work with because he has the ability "to get things done", and described him as much smarter than current Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev.

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Repo man pays off elderly couple's car, gives it back

If his job of taking back cars was supposed to make him hard, it clearly didn't. Jim Ford is the repo man who banks send to repossess cars when owners have fallen behind on payments. So that night, Ford set up a GoFundMe campaign to help the elderly couple and raised over $3500 in a single night. The 41-year-old repo man tried and failed to get a local bank to finance the auto, then, he made a decision to set up a GoFundMe account to pay for the vehicle.

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Jewish Senators Chuck Schumer, Bernie Sanders Tapped for Democrat Leadership Posts

Trump if he turns out to be honest about the promises he made during the campaign", Sanders says. Sanders, an independent who caucuses with the Democrats, faced off against Hillary Clinton in the Democratic presidential primary. "Facts are facts", said the Senate Democrats' newly appointed chair of outreach . "During the campaign he said a lot, and we will find out soon enough about whether what he said was honest.

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United Kingdom rejects Trump's call for Farage to be made U.S. ambassador

Trump and Farage have struck up a friendship over the last few months, with Farage even acting as a guest speaker at a Trump rally in Jackson during the USA presidential campaign. Larry, the so called 'Downing Street cat, ' has found himself at the center of a competition for a job he may not want or be qualified to handle, with some saying he's more suitable for the role than Farage .

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Should school buses have seat belts?

In Bryan, most school buses do not come with seat belts The College Station school district said: "When a bus is equipped with seatbelts, the expectation is that all students wear them". Only a handful of states require school buses to have seat belts and SC is not one of them. The National Safety Council (NSC) insists that riding in a school bus is much safer than just about any other form of transport, noting that 25 million students ride the buses every school day.

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Stoops: Oklahoma line earns offensive MVP vs. West Virginia

I'll say that for sure, but I feel like we're taking more pride in stopping these offenses, and we literally do not want them in there. The offense was so-so through OU's first three games. But time off, especially late in the season can change teams. Stoops gave players the Monday off following the Ohio State game to provide another day of rest.

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US court blocks overtime expansion pay rule for 4 million

U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, No. 16-cv-731. Dozens of business groups that sued with the states said the overtime rule would have hurt retailers and other small businesses by adding to labor costs and forced employers to convert full-time jobs to part-time.

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#NoDAPL: Dakota Access Pipeline Temporarily Halted

Recently the Army Corps of Engineers delayed issuing easement permits near a crucial reservoir saying it needs more time to look at the project's impact. The tribe and its supporters earned a small victory Monday when the Army Corps of Engineers announced a delay in construction near the reservation.

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White guest on CNN drops the N-word

After a few moments, visibly upset, she said, "Please don't use the N-word on my show". "And as I said to my African-American debating opponent, I am horrified that any black person - or any decent American - would support Sessions' appointment as Attorney General".

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Boston officers injured when car flees traffic stop

Two officers were taken to Brigham and Women's Hospital for treatment of what are considered non-life threatening injuries, said Boston EMS Lieutenant Robert Barnes. After about twenty feet, the two officers who were being dragged were thrown from the vehicle and landed on the street. A description of the auto was put out, and police pursued it up Columbia Road before losing it in the area of Draper Street.

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United Kingdom rejects Trump's call to make Nigel Farage US ambassador

Mr Trump tweeted late Monday (Nov 21) night that "many people" would like to see Mr Farage head Britain's USA mission, adding: "He would do a great job!" Donald Trump has engineered a major public disagreement with Theresa May by backing Ukip leader Nigel Farage to be the next British ambassador to America.

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Oldest Remaining Tuskegee Airman Dies At 101

Contrary to the stories he told his family, Rogers saw military action, getting shot in the stomach and leg by German soldiers in 1943. He spent three months recuperating in a London hospital before returning to battle. However, his family didn't learn about Rogers' place in history until four years ago. Willie Rogers , the oldest surviving member of the Tuskegee Airmen, died November 18 at age 101.

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House Republicans to Obama: Take No More Action On Iran

There is widespread support in the Senate for approving it. The president, however, has authority to grant waivers to other companies, such as Airbus, to avoid US sanctions for doing business with Iran. Republican critics of the Iran Deal are having none of it. President-elect Trump once said during his campaign that he would "rip up" the agreement, drawing a harsh reaction from Khamenei, who said if that happens, Iran would "set fire" to the deal.


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