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Trump nominated Carson to lead US housing, urban policy
Washington Post
President-elect Donald Trump nominated retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson to run the Department of Housing and Urban Development, an unconventional choice that underscores Trump's willingness to forgo traditional policy expertise in some Cabinet ...
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Ben Carson will run HUD, which has a $50 billion budget and 8000 employees. What could go wrong?New Republic
Politics|The Latest: McConnell Optimistic on Ben Carson NominationNew York Times
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10:16am Mon, December 05, 2016

New York Times

US|California Today: What We Know and Don't Know About the Oakland Fire
New York Times
The charred Ghost Ship warehouse in Oakland on Sunday. Credit Jim Wilson/The New York Times. Good morning. (Want to get California Today by email? Sign up.) As of early Monday, at least 36 bodies had been recovered from the ruins of a warehouse in ...
'People want answers': Criminal probe of Oakland fire launched as death toll hits 36Los Angeles Times
Death toll grows to 36 at Oakland warehouse fireCNBC
As death toll rises to 36 in Oakland fire, hazard halts searchSFGate -Washington Post -USA TODAY -KABC-TV
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08:23am Mon, December 05, 2016

Washington Post

The Wisconsin recount may have a surprise in store after all
Washington Post
Thanks to the efforts of Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein, a recount is underway in Wisconsin. It is highly unlikely to change the outcome — as Hillary Clinton's campaign has stated — but it is much more likely to overturn some ...
Stein escalates recount push in face of criticism, goes to federal court in PennsylvaniaFox News
Focus of Recount Effort Shifts to Michigan, PennsylvaniaABC News
Federal Judge Orders Ballot Recount to Proceed in MichiganWall Street Journal
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04:02am Mon, December 05, 2016

AOL News

Japan's Prime Minister to visit Hawaii for the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor
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TOKYO, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday he would visit Hawaii on Dec. 26 and 27 for his final summit meeting with outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama, and to remember the victims of Japan's Pearl Harbor attack 75 ...
Shinzo Abe to Become First Japanese Leader to Visit Pearl HarborWall Street Journal
At Pearl Harbor, the silence 75 years later pays tribute to the sacrifices that saved the worldLos Angeles Times
Abe to become first Japanese PM to visit Pearl HarborReuters
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06:36am Mon, December 05, 2016

New York Times

Europe|Matteo Renzi's Loss in Italy Is Clear, but Who Are the Winners?
New York Times
Prime Minister Matteo Renzi of Italy said on Monday that he would resign after voters decisively rejected constitutional changes. Credit Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters. □ Italian voters overwhelmingly rejected changes to the Constitution that would have ...
This Is What Analysts Are Saying About the Aftershocks of the Italian ReferendumBloomberg
Italian Debt Yields Rise on 'No' VoteWall Street Journal
Wall Street rises with oil; investors shrug off Italian referendumReuters
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09:32am Mon, December 05, 2016

U.S. News & World Report

Standing Strong at Standing Rock
U.S. News & World Report
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' decision to explore alternate routes for the Dakota Access oil pipeline crossing was celebrated by thousands of protesters at the at the Oceti Sakowin encampment in Cannon Ball, N.D., on Sunday. Federal officials had ...
Government won't permit oil pipeline under Missouri RiverWashington Post
Dakota Access Pipeline protesters called it a 'death sentence' — now the Army is looking at alternate routesBusiness Insider
Dakota Access Pipeline Protesters to Defy Deadline to Leave After Cheering Army Corps' DecisionABC News
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09:56am Mon, December 05, 2016

Washington Post

Michael Flynn's tweet wasn't actually about #PizzaGate, but his son is now defending the baseless conspiracy theory
Washington Post
This post has been updated. There are so many fake tales floating around about the 2016 election that they appear to be getting confused for one another. After a gunman who cited a Hillary Clinton-related conspiracy theory entered the Comet Ping Pong ...
Pizzagate Gunman Liked Alex JonesDaily Beast
Man Fires Rifle Inside DC Pizzeria, Cites Fictitious Conspiracy TheoriesNPR
Man opens fire in restaurant targeted by anti-Clinton "PizzaGate" fake news conspiracyCBS News
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10:20am Mon, December 05, 2016

New York Times

China Amplifies Warning on Taiwan, and Trump Takes a Tougher Line
New York Times
President-elect Donald J. Trump at a rally in Cincinnati last week. Two of his Twitter assertions about China, on tariffs and the South China Sea, were broadly correct. A third, about China's currency, was out of date. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times.
Trump's 'Unpredictable Starting Now' Foreign Policy Is HereBloomberg
Taiwan Was Donald Trump's First Salvo in the Showdown with China Over TradeNewsweek
Gingrich: Under Trump, China won't intimidate usPolitico
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08:04am Mon, December 05, 2016

New York Daily News

Dylann Roof allowed to hire lawyers back, for now
New York Daily News
Dylann Roof will be able to hire back his lawyers, at least for the first phase of his trial. (JASON MICZEK/REUTERS). THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Monday, December 5, 2016, 11:05 AM. CHARLESTON, S.C. — A federal judge has allowed a white man ...
Federal judge allows Dylann Roof to hire back his lawyers for guilt phase of trial in deadly church shootingTulsa World
Dylann Roof: On second thought, maybe I should have some lawyers after allHot Air
Judge: Dylann Roof can have attorneys represent him for guilt phase only of his death penalty trialCharleston Post Courier
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10:08am Mon, December 05, 2016

Young Syrian activist's Twitter account disappears as supporters fear the worst
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Supporters of a 7-year-old Syrian girl feared the worst on Monday after her Twitter handle documenting the horrors in Aleppo went silent. ADVERTISEMENT. Bana Alabed, 7-year-old girl tweeting from eastern Aleppo, disappears from Twitter after sending ...
Bana Alabed, seven-year-old tweeting from Aleppo, goes quietBBC News
A Young Syrian Girl's Twitter Account Was Deleted. Her Followers Are WorriedTIME

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09:29am Mon, December 05, 2016