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AMERICA DECIDES 2016

Trump can’t handle presidency – TIME Poll

Americans have little confidence in President-elect Donald Trump’s abilities to handle his presidential duties, with less than half of them saying they trust him to prevent major scandals, handle an international crisis, or use military force responsibly. According to a Gallup poll released by TIME, Americans have significantly less faith in Trump than they had in his predecessors. Only 44 ... Read More »

Trump names company lawyer as international negotiations representative

Donald Trump has designated his company’s chief lawyer as a top international negotiator, the US president-elect’s transition team announced Tuesday. Jason Greenblatt, the executive vice president and chief legal officer for the Trump Organization — which oversees the Republican’s business empire — will serve as special representative for international negotiations, the team said in a statement. The statement did not ... Read More »

Obama cautions Trump: ‘There’s only 1 U.S. President at a time’

Outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama has told incoming President Donald Trump to accept the fact that there is only one U.S. President at a time. Obama also told the president-elect that he remains the U.S. President till Jan. 20, 2017, when he would complete his two-term presidency of the U.S. and handover to Trump. The Correspondent of the News Agency ... Read More »

Trump brands Berlin attack as clash of religions

Berlin police have yet to even put their hands on the right suspect after a truck ploughed into a Christmas market and left 12 people dead. But Donald Trump has no doubts about what happened. Just three hours after Monday’s apparent attack, the US president-elect had branded it the latest outrage in what he sees as a global religious war. ... Read More »

Trump to pick Rep. Zinke, ex-SEAL, as Interior secretary

President-elect Donald Trump intends to pick Montana Republican Rep. Ryan Zinke as secretary of the Interior, multiple sources confirmed Tuesday evening to Fox News. Zinke is a first-term House member and a former Navy SEAL commander. Neither the Trump transition team nor Zinke has made a public statement. But Zinke reportedly has accepted the offer. He was purportedly in the ... Read More »

Chinese media warn ‘immature’ Trump over Taiwan policy

Chinese media warned Donald Trump Monday that the one-China policy is “non-negotiable” and dropping it could lead to Beijing supporting US enemies, after the president-elect said he might do so unless Beijing made concessions. “The one-China policy cannot be traded,” an unsigned online commentary in the nationalistic Global Times said Monday, calling Trump “as ignorant of diplomacy as a child”. ... Read More »

Chinese media warn ‘immature’ Trump over Taiwan policy

Chinese media warned Donald Trump Monday that the one-China policy is “non-negotiable” and dropping it could lead to Beijing supporting US enemies, after the president-elect said he might do so unless Beijing made concessions. “The one-China policy cannot be traded,” an unsigned online commentary in the nationalistic Global Times said Monday, calling Trump “as ignorant of diplomacy as a child”. ... Read More »

Trump team says ‘move on,’ after Obama calls for cyber-hacking probe

Donald Trump’s presidential transition team late Friday criticized President Obama’s order for a full-scale review of campaign-season cyber-attacks allegedly linked to Russia, saying it’s “time to move on.” Trump has been repeatedly dismissive of the intelligence community’s determination that Russia sought through hacking to disrupt the U.S. election, which he won in a stunning upset over Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ... Read More »

Republicans reject reports Russia helped Trump win election

Republicans on Saturday rejected reports of a secret CIA assessment finding that Russia sought to tip the US presidential election in Donald Trump’s favor, as a Democratic Senate leader called for an investigation. “The intelligence is wrong,” Republican National Committee spokesman Sean Spicer told CNN. “It didn’t happen.” He was referring to a New York Times report saying US intelligence ... Read More »

Trump’s supporters start dating site, TrumpSingles

Trump’s supporters start dating site, TrumpSingles The encounter had seemed promising enough, but the couple brought together by an online dating site failed to connect because of one glaring, irreconcilable difference: He was a Donald Trump supporter, she was not. It’s a scene played out again and again in the dating world: In an increasingly partisan and polarised country, similarity ... Read More »