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By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER
WASHINGTON (AP) — And you thought Election Day was in November.
Electors are set to gather in every state on Monday to formally elect Donald Trump president even as anti-Trump forces try one last time to deny him the White House.
Protests are planned for state capitals, but they are unlikely to persuade the Electoral College to dump Trump. An Associated Press survey of electors found very little appetite to vote for alternative candidates.. MORE
#GUILTY ON ALL THIRTY-THREE counts!
Penalty phase to follow, January 3.
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Bill Cosby used his fame to gain the trust of women before knocking them out with pills and drinks so he could sexually assault them, prosecutors argued Tuesday as they sought to persuade a judge to allow 13 of his accusers to testify in his upcoming sexual assault trial.
Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele told a judge he wants the accusers' testimony to show Cosby had a lengthy history of drugging and molesting young women... MORE
By Lauren Victoria Burke
(NNPA Newswire) – Reality star billionaire Donald Trump won the presidency in shocking fashion, but African-American candidates also made history on November 8.
There will be a record number of African Americans in Congress during the time Trump is in the White House. That number will rise from 48 to 52.
There have never been more African Americans elected to Congress in American history.
Kamala Harris of California will be the second African-American woman to serve in the...MORE
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. TRUCK ATTACK THAT KILLED 12 IN BERLIN 'INTENTIONAL'
German media reports that the suspect who is being interrogated is a Pakistani citizen who entered the country in the last 12 months.
2. SHOTS OUTSIDE U.S. EMBASSY IN TURKEY AFTER RUSSIA ENVOY KILLED
No one is hurt in the incident which occurred hours after a Turkish policeman, condemning Moscow's military role in Syria, fatally shot the ambassador in Ankara.
3. LAST REMAINING REBELS AND CIVILIANS AWAIT ALEPPO EVACUATION
Activists say more than 15,000 people, among them 5,000 opposition fighters, have left the battered enclave since last week.
4. TRUMP EASILY WINS ELECTORAL COLLEGE VOTE
The results ensure that the billionaire businessman will become America's 45th president.
5. WHO MIGHT NOT LIVE UP TO HIS INFRASTRUCTURE PROMISES
Some lobbyists are beginning to wonder whether Trump meant what he said when he pledged to generate $1 trillion in spending to rebuild America's roads, bridges and airports.... MORE
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