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Outgoing administration raises alarm bells on Trump readiness - CNN

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 09:08

CNN

Outgoing administration raises alarm bells on Trump readiness
CNN
(CNN) Some members in the federal workforce are voicing concerns about the incoming Trump administration's readiness to assume control of the federal bureaucracy on Friday, citing unread transition memos, vacant administration posts and a host of ...
Distrust and empty desks could stunt Trump's governmentPolitico
Trump's Cabinet, By the NumbersNBCNews.com
Trump's National Security Team Is Missing in ActionYahoo News
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Lawmaker Fires Aide Behind Fake New Site - ABC News

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 09:06

Washington Post

Lawmaker Fires Aide Behind Fake New Site
ABC News
A Maryland lawmaker has fired a legislative aide who was behind a fake news site that accused Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton of election-rigging. Media outlets report that Del. David Vogt III said Wednesday he terminated Cameron Harris ...
Fake news author is fired; apologizes to those who are 'disappointed' by his actionsCharlotte Observer
Davidson graduate fired amid fake news confessionWCNC.com
Abducted at Birth and Found 18 Years Later, Woman Tries On New IdentityNew York Times
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Bill O'Reilly: President Trump and executive orders - Fox News

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 07:32

Fox News

Bill O'Reilly: President Trump and executive orders
Fox News
As you may know, Donald Trump has promised to sign a number of executive actions almost immediately after taking office on Friday. Some of which may overturn things President Obama did. But what things? Well, we have been investigating. And here is ...

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With Trump as president, international students ponder future in US - Chicago Tribune

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 06:06

Chicago Tribune

With Trump as president, international students ponder future in US
Chicago Tribune
With Donald Trump assuming the presidency, Filipino student Kimberly Go, 22, is considering her options for work after graduation from Northwestern University in 2018. (Chris Walker / Chicago Tribune). Dawn RhodesContact ReporterChicago Tribune.
America's Great Working-Class CollegesNew York Times
Big data suggests colleges are leveling the economic playing fieldPhys.Org
Student Debt Payback Far Worse Than BelievedWall Street Journal
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Stressed out over Trump's election? Most Clinton supporters say yes. - Washington Post

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 06:04

Washington Post

Stressed out over Trump's election? Most Clinton supporters say yes.
Washington Post
A large majority of Clinton supporters say they are stressed out over Donald Trump's election as president, a sign that anxieties from the long and toxic campaign have persisted during the Trump “honeymoon.” A new Washington Post-ABC News poll finds 65 ...
Why Democrats fear a successful inaugural address from TrumpThe Hill (blog)
Democrats in the WildernessPolitico
Trump's Inauguration: Celebration for Some, Stress for Others (POLL)ABC News
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Trump's Inauguration: Celebration for Some, Stress for Others (POLL) - ABC News

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 06:00

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Trump's Inauguration: Celebration for Some, Stress for Others (POLL)
ABC News
A day of celebration for Donald Trump's supporters has another impact on his critics: for them, the inauguration brings stress. See PDF with full results here. Stress soars, unsurprisingly, among Americans who preferred Hillary Clinton for the ...
Why Democrats fear a successful inaugural address from TrumpThe Hill (blog)
I voted for Donald Trump, and I already regret itVox

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Trump Celebrants Converging With Protesters Boost D.C. Hotels - Bloomberg

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 05:51

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Trump Celebrants Converging With Protesters Boost D.C. Hotels
Bloomberg
President Barack Obama brought a record boost for Washington-area hotels when he took the oath of office in January 2009, riding a wave of optimism as the first black president. The inauguration of Donald Trump stands to be unprecedented for the ...
Trump's Washington Hotel Draws Protesters — And Ethics ConcernsNPR
Trump's DC hotel bans press during inauguration weekPolitico (blog)
Trump's D.C. Hotel Has Reportedly Banned Reporters During Inauguration WeekSlate Magazine (blog)
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As soon as he is inaugurated, Trump will move to clamp down on immigration - Los Angeles Times

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 05:04

Los Angeles Times

As soon as he is inaugurated, Trump will move to clamp down on immigration
Los Angeles Times
Aides are clearing the way for President-elect Donald Trump to take the first steps toward transforming the immigration system as soon as he takes office Friday, fulfilling a major campaign pledge while deepening the fears of immigration advocates ...
Cities in New York Advised How to Buck a Trump Deportation PushNew York Times
How sanctuary cities work and what might happen to them under TrumpWashington Post
Rallies and refugees: State of immigration in the Lower Hudson ValleyThe Journal News | LoHud.com
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Protests, anti-Trump events offer inauguration alternative - The Hill

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 05:02

The Hill

Protests, anti-Trump events offer inauguration alternative
The Hill
President-elect Donald Trump · Donald TrumpTrump team prepares dramatic cuts GOP recruitment goal: More women on ticket Protests, anti-Trump events offer inauguration alternative MORE's inauguration will be met with resistance from protesters hailing ...
What to Expect in Donald Trump's First 100 DaysABC News
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Where now for First Lady favourite Michelle Obama? - dailytelegraph.com.au

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 04:07

dailytelegraph.com.au

Where now for First Lady favourite Michelle Obama?
dailytelegraph.com.au
BOUNDING through the plush rooms of the White House in a stylish shirt and pants with the family dogs, Michelle Obama looks like a woman who knows herself. The First Lady of the United States, who turned 53 yesterday, has just one day left in her ...

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Party at Pence's: LGBT activists host dance party outside VP-elect's Chevy Chase rental - USA TODAY

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 03:55

USA TODAY

Party at Pence's: LGBT activists host dance party outside VP-elect's Chevy Chase rental
USA TODAY
Days before Donald Trump's administration is expected to take over the White House, activists planned what they described as the "Queer Dance Party at Mike Pence's House." They met around 6 p.m. ET outside the Friendship Heights Metro Station, where ...
Dance party takes to DC streets to protest Mike PenceWashington Post
LGBTQ activists throw 'Queer Dance Party' outside Pence's DC homeThe Hill (blog)
Activists Throw a Queer Dance Party Outside of Mike Pence's HouseAdvocate.com
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Even before taking office, Trump has changed the presidency - Washington Post

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 02:45

Washington Post

Even before taking office, Trump has changed the presidency
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — Donald Trump enters the White House on Friday just as he entered the race for president: defiant, unfiltered, unbound by tradition and utterly confident in his chosen course. In the 10 weeks since his surprise election as the nation's ...
Obama's Not-So-Final GoodbyeThe New Yorker
Paul Ryan Warming to Donald Trump's IdeologyBreitbart News
Russian business world hopes for relief from TrumpmySanAntonio.com
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Appeals Court Rejects Chicago Gun-Range Restrictions - The Democrat Leader (subscription)

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 01:23

Appeals Court Rejects Chicago Gun-Range Restrictions
The Democrat Leader (subscription)
The U.S. Court of Appeals handed Chicago another defeat in its effort to restrict the operation of gun ranges in the city. The appeals court on Wednesday ruled that city ordinances restricting gun ranges to manufacturing areas in Chicago are ...

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Mideast Expects Big Changes Under Trump - New York Times

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 00:22

Washington Post

Mideast Expects Big Changes Under Trump
New York Times
CAIRO — Donald Trump's all-but-dismissal of human rights as a foreign policy principle could land like an earthquake across a Middle East landscape beset by warring factions and beleaguered governments, with some players eyeing the prospect of once ...
What can the entertainment industry expect in Trump's first 100 days as president?Boston Herald
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Thomas A. Firey: Will President Trump succeed?Herald-Mail Media
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Donald Trump and his team are dodging climate science - Washington Post

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 00:01

Washington Post

Donald Trump and his team are dodging climate science
Washington Post
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Climate Change This Week: Nuclear and Congenital Climate Change Threats, China Leads On Clean Energy, and More!Huffington Post
Obama admin injects another $500M into global climate fundThe Hill
Trump could enact sweeping changes to environment policy: expertsYahoo News
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Why can't America be great again? - Youngstown Vindicator

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 23:47

Why can't America be great again?
Youngstown Vindicator
It is here, it is upon us, it is the utterly, totally, completely impossible presidency of Donald Trump, and he has opportunities galore to rejuvenate the best in this country. Some of his ideas could get us there as he is also reversing the worst of ...

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Dog found with nose and ears cut off in Detroit - Fox News

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 23:35

Fox News

Dog found with nose and ears cut off in Detroit
Fox News
The Michigan Humane Society is offering a reward of $2,500 after a dog was found with its ears and nose cut off on Tuesday. The humane society found the Rottweiler in Detroit's southwest side after they were contacted by someone who saw that the dog ...
Dog's ears, nose cut off in Detroit; $2500 rewardThe Detroit News
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Widow pleads not guilty to helping husband in Orlando massacre - San Francisco Chronicle

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 23:32

San Francisco Chronicle

Widow pleads not guilty to helping husband in Orlando massacre
San Francisco Chronicle
The widow of the Orlando nightclub gunman pleaded not guilty to charges that she aided and abetted her husband's support of the Islamic State group and then hindered the investigation of the attack. (Jan. 18). Media: associatedpress. Noor Salman ...

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GOP prescription of minority outreach forgotten with Trump - Business Insider

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 23:22

Los Angeles Times

GOP prescription of minority outreach forgotten with Trump
Business Insider
WASHINGTON (AP) — Together, they delivered a post-election autopsy with a dire prediction: Republican survival requires embracing a message of tolerance and respect in an increasingly diverse United States. Yet on the eve of Donald Trump's ...
The Great InstigatorThe Atlantic
Republicans will not rein in Trump corruption. Can anything be done about this? Yes!Washington Post (blog)
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$250000 Settlement OK'd for Embattled Honolulu Police Chief - ABC News

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 23:22

Washington Post

$250000 Settlement OK'd for Embattled Honolulu Police Chief
ABC News
The Honolulu Police Commission agreed to a $250,000 settlement package for retirement with Police Chief Louis Kealoha, the target of a federal investigation involving allegations of civil rights abuses and corruption. The settlement announced Wednesday ...
The Latest: Police chief retirement deal mulled in privateWashington Times
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