All News Articles for 2016-12-23

Friday, December 23, 2016
Entertainers Balk at Performing for Trump Inauguration
Uproar over the Rockettes' performance highlights the Trump camp's struggle to secure talent for presidential inauguration
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Despite Pressure From Trump, UN Votes to Demand End to Israeli Settlements
Historic US abstention allows resolution to pass
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A bottle of Trump chardonnay. Trump's Vineyard Looks to Hire Foreign Workers for U.S. Jobs
Moreover, incoming Trump administration will have power to approve requested foreign worker visas
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US Government Quietly Starts Asking Travelers for Social Media Accounts
Controversial program met with opposition from civil liberties groups when first proposed in June
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On Climate Change, Obama Lays Down a Scientific Gauntlet for Trump Administration
Unveiling a sobering state-of-the-climate report, President Obama makes clear the dire consequences of unabated global warming.
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Viral Video Depicting Shocking Arrest of Mother Shows 'Reality of Being Black in America'
"If a white mother had called police about their son being choked, I guarantee that the officer would not have bypassed the suspect and arrested the mother."
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U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine Russell meets with members of the U.S.-Pakistan Women's Council. Another Witch Hunt? Trump Team Demands Info on State Dept's Gender Equality Programs
Latest request from transition team disturbs State Department officials
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DOJ Bestows 'Early Christmas Present' to Financial Giant Deutsche Bank
'Some folks are going to prison, right? Oh wait, that's just in the movies.'
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'Let It Be an Arms Race': Trump Clarifies Tweet on Expanding Nuclear Stockpile
President-elect's explanation seems to call even more explicitly for nuclear war games
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Climate Scientist Wins Important Legal Battle in Conservative War on Science
Michael Mann will now be able to proceed with defamation case against conservative writers who attempted to smear his work on global warming
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