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- November 13, 2016

He suggested that the voice of Trump supporters might have been missed if conservative voters, more distrustful of and angry at the media and other institutions that rely on polling, were less willing to take the surveys. Trump won the presidency early Wednesday morning after swing state Wisconsin put him over the top with 276 votes. The Washington Post reports that the pair spoke about raising children while they toured the property's private residence, with Mrs Obama hosting the new ... (more...)
Rs. 1000 notes to reappear in new design : Government Rs. 1000 notes to reappear in new design : Government
- November 13, 2016

They lauded PM Modi's decision to scrap the Rs 500 and 1000 notes in a bid to fight black money. Speaking at the Economic Editors' conference in New Delhi , Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta also announced that currency notes of all denominations will be reintroduced with new designs and features over a period of time. (more...)
Trump says he wants to keep parts of ObamaCare Trump says he wants to keep parts of ObamaCare
- November 13, 2016

Trump said he had been persuaded to look at these provisions after meeting at the White House with President Barack Obama this week. He explained that his shift in his call for the repeal of the ACA stemmed from his respect for Obama. "I want to stress that", adding the best way to ease tensions would be to "bring in jobs". Trump called the Care Act a " horror " on the campaign trail and vowed that he would get rid of it and replace it with " something great ". (more...)
Three More States Have Legalized Recreational Marijuana
- November 13, 2016

Nancy Adams of the Monroe County Medical Society says, although we've seen changes in other states, we are still far from legalizing recreational marijuana. They joined four other states and Washington , D.C., which had already passed similar laws. Arkansas was the third state to pass a medical cannabis measure, which will allow patients with specific conditions to buy medicine from dispensaries licensed by the government. (more...)
Confusion reigns over Smalling; what's going on at United?
- November 13, 2016

Despite a hard start to life at Manchester United, Henrikh Mkhitaryan has no desire to force a move away from Old Trafford. They were already without Eric Bailly, Chris Smalling and Antonio Valencia, but manager Jose Mourinho's Man United injury problems are perhaps set to worsen still. (more...)
Lego Won't Advertise in Britain's Daily Mail Anymore Lego Won't Advertise in Britain's Daily Mail Anymore
- November 13, 2016

Last month, all three publications courted controversy by plastering their front pages with images of unaccompanied minors arriving in the United Kingdom from the Calais jungle camp. And it seems LEGO have listened to his concerns (or the timing's just a huge coincidence), confirming that they have ended their agreement with the paper. (more...)
Trump Returns to Pre-Election Form in Tweet Calling Protests 'Unfair' Trump Returns to Pre-Election Form in Tweet Calling Protests 'Unfair'
- November 13, 2016

On Thursday, after his meeting with Trump at the White House, the president offered warm words about making the Trumps feel welcome, and pledged to do everything he could to help his successor succeed. The peaceful transition of power is one of the hallmarks of our democracy. He won by going over the heads of the power brokers in the GOP, the mainstream media and vast swaths of the electorate (Latinos, blacks, Muslims, immigrants, women) and appealed directly to large numbers of disaffected ... (more...)
Mexicans apprehensive about Trump administration
- November 13, 2016

People attend a protest against Donald Trump's presidential election victory outside the Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue in NY, the United States, Nov. 9, 2016. Central bank chief Agustin Carstens, who in September had compared Trump to a maximum Category 5 hurricane, said bank governors would meet next week for a monetary policy meeting . (more...)
Marquez's late goal lifts Mexico over U.S. 2-1 in qualifier
- November 13, 2016

When Miguel Layun's deflected shot sailed past Tim Howard in the 20th minute of Friday's World Cup qualifier between the United States and Mexico , American fans didn't know what to think. The US tried but never really found their rhythm in the first half and they could have easily been 3-0 down at halftime, had two efforts from Mexico , before and after the opener, hit the back of the net instead of the crossbar. (more...)
Donald Trump: Obama administration leaves TPP in President-elect's hands Donald Trump: Obama administration leaves TPP in President-elect's hands
- November 13, 2016

The failure to pass what is by far the biggest trade agreement in more than a decade is a bitter defeat for Mr. Obama, whose belated but fervent support for freer trade divided his party and complicated the campaign of Mrs. The TPP involves Australia, the USA, and 10 other countries throughout the Asia-Pacific region and South America. "We can't take it for granted that TPP is dead yet, and we certainly can't say that Trump killed it", Brune said. (more...)
Growing concerns about traffic and security in area around Trump Tower Growing concerns about traffic and security in area around Trump Tower
- November 13, 2016

The skies above Trump Tower are now a little more secure. Among close advisers who visited the president-elect on Friday morning, were New York's former mayor, Rudy Giuliani, who could be Trump's choice for Attorney General; Corey Lewandowski, who was Trump's campaign manager from January 2015 until June 2016 and Hope Hicks, who was Trump's campaign spokeswoman. (more...)
FAA Implements No-Fly Zone over Trump Tower Through Inauguration Day FAA Implements No-Fly Zone over Trump Tower Through Inauguration Day
- November 12, 2016

The declaration was made after Trump won the election. The tower all is expected to be the president-elect's base of operations to prepare for his transition to the White House, NBC New York reports. Classified as a temporary flight restriction (TFR) for VIP movement, the no-fly zone bans air traffic activity within a radius of two nautical miles (3.7km) of the southeastern corner of Central Park, which is just a few blocks from Trump Tower. (more...)
FAA Issues Flight Restrictions Near NYC Trump Tower FAA Issues Flight Restrictions Near NYC Trump Tower
- November 12, 2016

Some aircraft are excluded from the no-fly zone, including those operated by the U.S. Secret Service, law enforcement and emergency response officials, according to the FAA . Those restrictions apply to personal and general aircraft but not commercial flights. Donald Trump claimed victory in the United States presidential election early Wednesday in a stunning upset that shocked political observers and polling predictions. (more...)
Enough currency available with banks for exchange of old notes: RBI
- November 12, 2016

The ATM was out of cash, and so was the bank counter, before noon on Friday. ATMs of Bank of India were not functional. "There is a severe shortage of 100 and 50 rupee notes". Until and unless you have an account at a post office, you can only exchange notes here after submitting a valid identity proof and filling up a form, so please make sure you go with a pen. (more...)
USA stocks slightly down in early trading; oil heads lower
- November 12, 2016

At 2:28 p.m. ET, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 1.39 percent at 18,847.8 points and the S&P 500 had gained 0.49 percent to 2,173.84. Industrials.SPLRCI have surged 4.4 percent since the election and healthcare.SPXHC is up 3.1 percent. (more...)
Be Afraid: Trump's Presidency Will Be an Environmental Disaster
- November 12, 2016

President Barack Obama's administration has only made $500 million available so far, and Trump may withhold the rest. In fact, there are already signs that China - yes, the same China known for environmentally reckless development, the same China whose capital city is steeped in a permanent cloud of smog - could take on a bigger global leadership role. (more...)
Statistics guru Nate Silver: Don't blame pollsters following Trump victory
- November 12, 2016

The election of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States has stunned the world and shown how different that world is perceived from much of America outside the Bay Area. President-elect Trump's conciliatory note came in his victory speech early Wednesday amid cheering supporters at a Manhattan hotel. Instead, her campaign chairman, John Podesta, made brief remarks. (more...)
Obama To Trump: Obama To Trump: "If You Succeed, The Country Succeeds"
- November 12, 2016

Also on Trump's schedule were meetings with House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky to discuss the GOP legislative agenda. But, based on a widely circulated photo of White House staffers, Obama must have had a mouse in his pocket when he said "we". This year, Trump took 279, to Clinton's 228. (more...)
Japan, India sign civil nuclear coop Japan, India sign civil nuclear coop
- November 12, 2016

The governments of India and Japan, on Friday, signed an agreement on civil nuclear co-operation which will help India enhance its use of nuclear energy for civil nuclear purposes. India has refused to sign the NPT, arguing that it is discriminatory. China has refused to accept an UNCLOS tribunal's verdict against it on a maritime dispute with the Philippines. (more...)
Trump Tweets Protesters 'Unfair' Amid Second Night of Rallies Trump Tweets Protesters 'Unfair' Amid Second Night of Rallies
- November 12, 2016

They stood on the side of the road in a line on the sidewalk. Hundreds more students took part in protests at multiple Oakland schools, including Bishop O'Dowd High School, where about 60 percent of students left class to assemble in the school's quad. (more...)

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