Trump talks to CIA and State leaders about Jamal Khashoggi's killing
CBS News, 17 November at 21:51
President Donald Trump spoke on Saturday with his CIA chief and top diplomat about the spy agency's assessment of the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The CIA has intelligence that substantiates an assessment that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed ...
Trump disputes NYT report that he asked aides about Pence's loyalty
Politico, 17 November at 21:26
President Donald Trump on Saturday reaffirmed his confidence in Mike Pence, repeatedly slamming a report in the New York Times that asserted Trump has questioned the loyalty of his vice president, while claiming against available evidence that the ...
Submarine that vanished with 44 sailors found near Argentina; search for bodies and answers begins
Washington Post, 17 November at 20:59
As days, then weeks passed with no contact from the ARA San Juan submarine, Argentines began to accept the fact that what had once been an aging staple of the nation's naval fleet had been suddenly and tragically transformed into a 60-foot-long metal ...
Both sides suggest new recounts in Broward's second day of manual recounting
Miami Herald, 17 November at 20:45
Broward County's second day of manual recounting for the agriculture commissioner race was studded with requests for new recounts from both parties, though none appear to be likely to succeed. First, the volunteer counting process came to a halt just
Kemp asks for unity in Georgia as Abrams promises lawsuit
Minneapolis Star Tribune, 17 November at 19:41
ATLANTA — Republican Brian Kemp praised Democrat Stacey Abrams as a tough opponent and asked Georgia voters to unite behind him as the state's new governor Saturday, even as Abrams blamed Kemp for "gross mismanagement" of an election that ...
Trump says 'good time' for a government shutdown if no money for border wall
CNN, 17 November at 19:05
Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House Saturday that this would be a "good time" for a government shutdown if he doesn't get funding from Congress for his border wall. "I think probably, if I was ever going to do a ...
The Abrams Machine Is Not Done Yet
The Atlantic, 17 November at 18:59
Stacey Abrams is not conceding. That's what she said at a press conference in Atlanta on Friday. “This is not a speech of concession,” she told supporters and reporters, “because concession means an action is right, true, or proper. As a woman of
See Stephen Colbert Get Supreme Court Ruling From Sonia Sotomayor: 'Is a Hot Dog a Sandwich?'
Rolling Stone, 17 November at 18:55
After Stephen Colbert pumped iron with Ruth Bader Ginsburg earlier in the year, the Late Show host returned to Washington, D.C. to spend some quality time with Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. “I worked out with RBG, she can throw the big steel, ...
'We're moving on.' Kemp vows to unite divided Georgia
Atlanta Journal Constitution, 17 November at 18:52
A day after his opponent ended her campaign, Gov.-elect Brian Kemp vowed to unite a divided Georgia electorate and push ahead with his plans to cut taxes, slash regulations and boost struggling rural parts of the state. The Republican held a Saturday
Speaker Of The House Race Continues As Nancy Pelosi Remains Confident
HuffPost, 17 November at 18:42
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats won the majority. Now they just need a speaker of the House. The standoff over Nancy Pelosi's bid to regain the gavel intensified as Democrats left Washington for the Thanksgiving break in what has turned out to be an ...
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