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Donald Trump at NYT: Top quotes from the meeting Donald Trump at NYT: Top quotes from the meeting
- November 23, 2016

Onlookers watch as President-elect Donald Trump shakes hands with a security guard as he leaves the New York Times building following a meeting, Tuesday, Nov. "It depends on how much", the reporter quoted Mr Trump as saying. Protecting President-elect Donald Trump and his family is costing New York City more than $1 million a day, according to three city officials. (more...)
Sanders to Trump: Rescind Bannon appointment, keep promises
- November 20, 2016

There is no reason to dwell on a past we can not change. We must bring change to them, and we must do it with urgency. The fact is that neither Trump nor Clinton are popular at all. Heitkamp's state went for Trump by 36 points; Tester's, McCaskill's, and Donnelly's by 20 points or slightly less. Large majorities of the country aren't bitter and angry at globalization and trade. (more...)
Relentless smoke spreads fear at edge of southern wildfires Relentless smoke spreads fear at edge of southern wildfires
- November 19, 2016

Firefighters are continuing to protect structures and construct containment lines around the fire. Cathy Anderson of Cathy Anderson Photography posted the timelapse Sunday on YouTube . In addition, park visitors are reminded to extinguish all cigarettes, cigars, and pipes and dispose of them in appropriate containers. The Rough Ridge Fire has engulfed more than 19,411 acres and was 20% contained as of Monday morning, according to the US Forest Service. (more...)
India struggles as millions throng banks to swap currency
- November 19, 2016

Similarly, larger branches in Chetpet and other areas have introduced it in their ATMs. He also said the upper limit for weekly withdrawals from bank accounts has been raised to Rs 24,000 from Rs 20,000. Meanwhile, banks are planning to provide customers with lower denomination currencies in their counters. Anand Tokas, a south Delhi resident and a father of three, said he somehow managed to survive the last few days on Rs 2,000 in smaller denominations his kids had saved from their ... (more...)
Mayors of 'sanctuary cities' say they'll fight Trump's plans
- November 19, 2016

FSRN's Larry Buhl has more from Los Angeles . College students around the country are calling for their universities to become " sanctuary campuses " in an effort to protect their undocumented immigrant peers - and send a collective message to President-elect Donald Trump. (more...)
The Effects of India's Currency Reform? The Effects of India's Currency Reform? "Chaos" Say Analysts
- November 19, 2016

Especially not one carrying a club. Gold also sold at warp speed, as "black money" - mostly a term for untaxed wealth and criminal gains, but also for counterfeit bills and terrorist funding - was converted into luxury goods. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced currency demonetization after which he has been receiving huge heat all over. "In 5-7 days, you will start to see significant easing out". (more...)