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Mike Flynn, Jeff Sessions, Mike Pompeo: Meet Trump's Latest Top Picks

President-elect Donald Trump continued to fill out his administration Friday, by tapping some of his most prominent supporters for top posts.<p>Trump will nominate Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions for Attorney General, Kansas Rep. Mike Pompeo as director of the Central Intelligence Agency and Lt. Gen. …

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Trump outperforms in majority-white areas, and Clinton fails to fire up minorities

Donald Trump outperformed the previous Republican presidential nominee, former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney, in areas of the country with large numbers of white voters, leading to a far tighter race Tuesday night than many had expected leading into Election Day.<p>The composition of the 2016 …

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Republicans defend grip on U.S. Congress as Trump wins presidency | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans maintained their majorities in both chambers of the U.S. Congress in a momentous election on Tuesday in which Republican Donald Trump won the presidency, empowering the party to reshape Washington.<p>Paul Ryan waves to the crowd during an Election Night event in …

How Pro Athletes Voted in the 2016 Presidential Election

Ever since San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick stopped standing during the national anthem to protest police brutality and racial …

Gunman in deadly Los Angeles-area shooting was high on drugs

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A gunman was binging on drugs when he randomly opened fire Tuesday in a peaceful Southern California neighborhood, killing a …

Donald Trump's Rust Belt strength narrows Hillary Clinton's path. Michigan could be decisive

When the first state-by-state exit poll data came in, it looked like Hillary Clinton could make history.<p>Instead, Clinton's path to victory is narrowing dramatically as polls close on the West Coast. Donald Trump's victories in Ohio and Florida put the onus on Clinton to hold her "blue wall" -- …

Renewable Energy Topped Fossil Fuels in New Generation for the First Time Last Year: Report

More than half of new power capacity added last year came from renewable energy sources like wind and solar power, beating fossil fuels for the first …

'Fanatic recklessness': Nations rip North Korea for reported nuke test

TOKYO — North Korea claimed Friday that it successfully conducted a "higher level" test of a nuclear weapon, its second in eight months and its fifth since 2006. The announcement drew immediate condemnation from the United States, South Korea, China and Japan.<p>The U.N. Security Council scheduled an …

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John Kerry meets counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Geneva despite lack of prior progress as US officials say ‘we’re not going to go on forever’ seeking a deal<p>US-Russian negotiations on a Syrian peace plan reached a critical moment in Geneva on Friday night as diplomats wrestled with details of a …

Middle East

Donald Trump to Discuss 'Personal Health Regimen' on Dr. Oz Show

Donald Trump will appear on Dr. Mehmet Oz’s show next week to share his “personal health regimen,” following his suggestion that both he and Hillary …

Brazilian congressional committee backs impeaching Dilma Rousseff

<b>Rio de Janeiro (CNN) —</b> A congressional committee in Brazil's lower house on Monday voted in favor of impeaching President Dilma Rousseff.<p>After a full day of debating, the majority of the 65-member special committee voted in favor of the impeachment: 38 lawmakers voted yes, while 27 voted no.<p>The …

Declassified: Secretive North Korea lifts veil on arms program | Reuters

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ahead of a rare ruling party Congress next month, secretive North Korea is revealing details of its weapons development program for the first time, showcasing its push to develop long-range nuclear missiles despite international sanctions.<p>A new engine for an …

Experts crack nasty ransomware that locks your PC and your backup

Petya, a brutal piece of malware, surfaced two weeks ago. It's a mean bit of crypto-extortion that hits its victims where it hurts: right in your startup drive. Because it encrypts your master boot file, if attacked, not only will you be unable to start up your PC and not even access your startup …

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North Korea Pretends to Be Abraham Lincoln in a Letter to Obama

North Korea’s rhetorical attacks on Washington are reliably colorful. The U.S. is an “imperialist” state, and Secretary of State John Kerry is a …

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Pentagon: ISIS finance minister killed

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Pentagon said Friday that it had killed ISIS' finance minister, Abd al-Rahman Mustafa al-Qaduli, whom many analysts consider the group's No. 2 leader.<p>Those analysts believe al-Qaduli would have been expected to take control of the day-to-day running of ISIS, also called ISIL, if its …

Two Shot as Belgium Intensifies Terror Sweep

Belgium prosecutor identified the second suicide bomber at the Brussels airport as Najim Laachraoui<p>BRUSSELS—Belgian police carried out multiple raids and shot two people who resisted arrest on Friday as they broadened their investigations into the Islamic State terror network linked to the Brussels …

Terrorism