Politico

Giuliani pulls name from contention for secretary of state
Politico
Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani pulled out of the secretary of state sweepstakes late last month, President-elect Donald Trump's transition team said Friday, as Trump has widened his search to select the nation's top diplomat. "Rudy Giuliani is an ...
Rudy Giuliani Won't Be Trump's Secretary Of StateHuffington Post
Politics|Trump Isn't Rewarding a Lot of Loyalists with Cabinet Jobs. Here's Why.New York Times
Giuliani knocks Romney, praises Bolton for State jobThe Hill
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Washington Post

Secret CIA assessment says Russia was trying to help Trump win White House
Washington Post
The CIA has concluded in a secret assessment that Russia intervened in the 2016 election to help Donald Trump win the presidency, rather than just to undermine confidence in the U.S. electoral system, according to officials briefed on the matter ...
Obama orders 'deep dive' of election-related hackingPolitico
Secret CIA assesment: Russia was attempting to assist TrumpThe Hill (blog)
Obama orders review into 'Russian hacking' before US electionBBC News
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Washington Post

Democrats vow to keep pressing coal miners' health care debate after shutdown showdown
Washington Post
Senate Democrats used a standoff over a year-end spending bill to appeal to the working-class white voters they lost to President-elect Donald Trump by threatening a short government shutdown over issues important to them. Democrats relented late ...
No Government Shutdown: Senate Democrats Drop Objections To Funding BillNPR
Senate Democrats Back Down from Threat to Shut Government Over Coal Miner BenefitsWall Street Journal
Senate Democrats end coal protest to avert government shutdownUSA TODAY
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New York Times

Climate Change Conversations Are Targeted in Questionnaire to Energy Department
New York Times
A questionnaire was circulated at the Department of Energy by President-elect Donald J. Trump's transition team, asking about involvement in specific areas of research and attendance at climate-related conferences. Credit Jacquelyn Martin/Associated Press.
Trump transition team for Energy Department seeks names of employees involved in climate meetingsWashington Post
Trump team's demands fuel fear of Energy Department 'witch hunt'Politico (blog)
Trump Team Memo Hints at Big Shake-Up of U.S. Energy PolicyBloomberg
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New York Times

Jurors Hear Dylann Roof Explain Shooting in Videotaped Confession
New York Times
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Shortly after being arrested and about 17 hours after he shot up the fellowship hall at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Dylann S. Roof sat at an oval conference table with two F.B.I. agents and confessed — calmly, ...
Charleston shooter's confession: 'I just finally decided I had to do it'USA TODAY
In Taped Confession, Charleston Church Shooter Says 'We All Know I Am Guilty'NPR
Dylann Roof's Videotaped Confession Stuns CourtroomNBCNews.com
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Politico

Colorado AG warns of 'chaos' if Electoral College lawsuit succeeds
Politico
A lawsuit filed by two Colorado presidential electors as part of a strategy to stop the election of Donald Trump should be treated as an attempt to destroy the Electoral College and create constitutional chaos, Colorado's attorney general argued Friday.
The Gore gambit: Trump meets with parade of liberals amid accusations of divisivenessFox News
Why I Will Not Cast My Electoral Vote for Donald TrumpNew York Times

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Reuters

Gambia President Jammeh rejects outcome of Dec. 1 election
Reuters
FILE PHOTO Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh attends the plenary session of the Africa-South America Summit on Margarita Island September 27, 2009. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Files. 5/5. left. right. Gambian President Yahya Jammeh holds a ...
Africa|Gambian President, Reversing Course, Says He Won't Accept Election DefeatNew York Times
Longtime Gambian ruler now refuses to step asideOmaha World-Herald
The Gambia's president has rejected the outcome of the election he concededQuartz
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Bloomberg

Balloon Pilot Who Killed 16 in Texas on Drugs, Had Many DWIs
Bloomberg
The pilot of a hot-air balloon that crashed last summer in Texas, killing himself and 15 sightseeing passengers, had taken a cocktail of prohibited drugs before liftoff including the opiate painkiller oxycodone, according to government documents ...
Balloon pilot had 'witches brew' of meds on day of fatal crashHouston Chronicle
Pilot in Tex. balloon crash that killed 16 was on 7 banned drugsNew York Daily News
NTSB: Lockhart hot air balloon pilot in deadly crash knew weather was dangerousKVUE.com

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Voice of America

In Surprise Attack, IS Fights to Retake Ancient Palmyra
Voice of America
file - A Syrian army soldier looks at his mobile as people visit the ruins of the historic city of Palmyra ahead of a musical event at its amphitheater, Syria, May 6, 2016. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on Google+ · Email to a ...
Watch a US-led airstrike wipe out a major ISIS revenue source in the heart of SyriaBusiness Insider
Syrian regime fighting IS on edge of Palmyra: rights observersYahoo News
Airstrike Destroys Fleet of ISIL Oil Tankers in SyriaDepartment of Defense
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New York Times

Goldman Sachs to Extend Its Reach in Trump Administration
New York Times
Gary D. Cohn, the president of Goldman Sachs, is expected to be named director of the National Economic Council, which oversees economic policy in the White House. Credit Sam Hodgson for The New York Times. Goldman Sachs's outsize influence in ...
Trump is expected to make Goldman Sachs' president the head of National Economic CouncilLos Angeles Times
Trump picks Goldman Sachs banker to lead National Economic CouncilFox News
Economists Are Out. Goldman Is Back In.Bloomberg
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