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Sanders to Trump: Rescind Bannon appointment, keep promises

Sanders to Trump: Rescind Bannon appointment, keep promises

Get rid of the DNC insiders who cleared the field for Hillary and tried to rig the primary process so she would be anointed as the heir apparent presidential nominee. "We're gonna stand together and fight for a government and an economy that works for all of us". With a new book called Our Revolution just out, Sanders is making the rounds of radio and television outlets promoting his vision. Read More

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Japan's leader Abe heads to New York to meet Trump

Describing his conversation as "candid" and held in a "warm atmosphere", Abe said: "Alliances can not function without trust". Abe gave Trump a golf driver and received golf-wear in return, Japanese officials said. But some of his contacts have stretched the limits of the usual procedure. If Mr Abe and President-elect Mr Trump strike up a close relationship, they could work together for mutual benefits. Read More

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US warship diverts to help New Zealand quake evacuation

As Chinese tourists were heading home, some 1,000 tourists were still stuck in Kaikoura after major access to it were blocked by the natural disaster and dozens of aftershocks. The plight of the cattle - two adults and a calf - captured global attention Monday night after footage shot from a helicopter showed them looking bewildered on an outcrop surrounded by mini-cliffs of mud. Read More

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Philippine economy posts 7.1 percent growth in third quarter

Philippine economy posts 7.1 percent growth in third quarter

According to the Philippine Statistics Authority, the third quarter GDP expansion was higher than the 7.0% booked in the second quarter, and the 6.2% gain in the third quarter of 2015. In concerns echoed by other foreign business groups, worldwide credit rating agency Standard & Poor's warned in September that Duterte's crime war threatened the Philippine economy and endangered its democratic institutions. Read More

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Unemployment rate drops slightly in RI to 5.5 percent

In addition to the steep decline in jobs for October, the Labor Department also revised September's employment numbers downward. The state Labor Department is reporting CT lost 7,200 jobs for October. The unemployment rate for the state excluding New York City rose to 4.6 percent from 4.4 percent in September, but was lower than the 4.8 percent rate a year earlier. Read More

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Israeli president visit Taj Mahal

Israeli president visit Taj Mahal

Praising the Indian government, Rivlin said more such collaborations would be made to strengthen ties between the two countries. "It is a great honour to have you here in our treatment facility in Agra - a place which is a unique manifestation of the close bonding between Israel and India", said Elad Frenkel, Chairman of Israeli Water Sector Steering Committee and CEO of Aqwise. Read More

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Birds uncanny resemblance to Donald J Trump makes him an instant

Birds uncanny resemblance to Donald J Trump makes him an instant

Pictures of the male bird with golden feathers on the head were widely shared on social media. The five-year-old bird lives in the Hangzhou Safari Park in eastern China. The keeper of the bird also said that he was surprised when he read the news. "Look at its eyes, they are very similar [to Trump's]. The only difference is the man doesn't have a beak", Mail Online reported. Read More

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Four killed in Kabul bombing

Four killed in Kabul bombing

At least four people were killed when a suicide bomber on a motorbike attacked a vehicle carrying members of the security forces on Wednesday in Kabul , security officials said. A suicide bomber targeted an employee's vehicle and as a result 11 people were wounded and we have transferred them to hospital. The Taliban also attacked the German consulate in the northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif, killing at least four and injuring more than 100 on 10 November. Read More

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Obama calls for 'course correction' on globalization

However, President Obama can not deny his perturbations over the future administration; he still encourages the Democrats to respect the result because "that is how democracy works". In comments Tuesday Obama cautioned the world must guard against "a rise in a crude sort of nationalism or ethnic identity or tribalism that is built around an "us" and a 'them'". Read More

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Barcelona presents Rakuten as jersey sponsor for 4 seasons

Barcelona presents Rakuten as jersey sponsor for 4 seasons

They were reported to have paid 35 million euros for the final year of their deal taking them up to the end of the 2016-17 season. However, during a press conference on (16 November) Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has revealed that Rakuten has finally been the chosen one after the club have agreed a four-year-deal worth €55m plus futher €6.5m in add-ons with the Japanese electronic commerce and internet company. Read More

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Russian fighter crashes in Mediterranean, says Defense Ministry

Flights by Russian military planes in the region had not been suspended. The Admiral Kuznetsov , which was created to carry dozens of fighter-bombers and helicopters, is one of Russia's warships recently deployed near the coast of Syria and national media outlets reported over the weekend that operations had begun from there as part of efforts to bolster the country's air campaign over Syria . Read More

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In complete reversal, Obama refuses to criticize Trump

He's cast Trump's election as in line with the usual zig and zag of politics. Many regard Trump as the living repudiation of everything Obama stands for, but the president sought to find elements of consolation. but Donald apparently didn't know his camp also had to hire help for the rest of the West Wing! Asked about Trump's choice of Bannon, Obama gave a pass. Read More

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3 members of family die coming home from band competition

3 members of family die coming home from band competition

Officials discovered that a auto driven by 46-year-old David Rinehart of Newburgh was traveling southbound on I 69 and struck a deer causing the vehicle to pull onto the outside shoulder and stop. Visitation for Sophie, David and Ruth Ann is on Wednesday and the funeral is on Thursday at Crossroads Christian Church. Officials at Castle High School said the family was on their way home from the Music for All band competition in downtown Indy. Read More

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Facebook didn't stop fake news because it's afraid of conservatives

Facebook didn't stop fake news because it's afraid of conservatives

Zuckerberg said "more than 99 percent" of what people see on Facebook is authentic, making it "extremely unlikely" that any fake news changed the outcome of the election. Even backers of Reddit, a sprawling network of user-generated forums that bills itself as the "front page of the Internet", are having second thoughts about an ecosystem that prizes virality and offers little reward for accuracy. Read More

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Iraqi forces drive IS from Nimrud

Iraq's Shi'ite-led government, which has assembled a 100,000-strong coalition of troops, security forces, Kurdish peshmerga fighters and mainly Shi'ite militias, backed by USA air power, says it will mark the end of Islamic State in Iraq. Iraqi forces say they have cleared the neighborhoods of Qadisiya and Zahra and are now planning to move deeper into the city. Video footage released by Islamic State, purportedly from Nimrud, also showed its fighters destroying relics with electric drills ... Read More

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Chinese ship opens new trade route via Gwadar port in Pakistan

Chinese ship opens new trade route via Gwadar port in Pakistan

China invest $46bn in CPEC project, hoping link to Gwadar port will lead to easier trade with Middle East and Africa. During the inaugural 15 countries' envoys/ambassadors, political leaders and military officials would participate and further global trade will be continued after 13th November 2016 on Kashgar-Gwadar routes to the Central Asia and European market told FWO official. Read More

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Obama honors NBA champs at White House

Obama honors NBA champs at White House

CNN gives a rundown of what took place in their first meeting as the President-elect and the outgoing President, and the atmosphere inside the White House remained to be calm and professional despite their political party differences. "There was "The Block".what LeBron has said was the defining moment of his career", Obama said. He was also in awe about Cavs guard Iman Shumpert's heroic baby-delivery skills for his baby daughter, Junie , last December. Read More

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