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Puerto Rican voters back statehood in questioned referendum

Voter turnout was just 23 percent. Congress will ultimately decide whether Puerto Rico will become the 51st state in the US, but since statehood would give the Democratic-leaning territory seats in the House and Senate, it is unlikely Republicans will support the decision since it could affect the majority.


Former DNC Data Director Calls Hillary Clinton's Blame Game 'F*cking Bulls

Former DNC Data Director Calls Hillary Clinton's Blame Game 'F*cking Bulls

Clinton and Trump had a snarky exchange on twitter over her statements. She lambasted the media for covering her email chicanery as if it were Pearl Harbor, calling it "the biggest nothing-burger ever". This person was deeply bothered by Clinton's assertion on Wednesday in which she said "I take responsibility for every decision I make - but that's not why I lost", and said it reflected the fact that Clinton remains "focused on her legacy".


Oil prices slide amid glut concerns, United States withdrawal from climate deal

Oil prices slide amid glut concerns, United States withdrawal from climate deal

The fear is that this could fuel more aggressive crude drilling in the United States, likely adding further to the global supply glut. Prices came under renewed pressure during European trading with fresh consideration of President Trump's overnight decision to withdraw the USA from the 2015 Paris Climate Accord.


Trump, Merkel Relationship

Trump, Merkel Relationship "Fairly Unbelievable", US White House Says

Mr Spicer used his first public press briefing since Mr Trump's foreign trip to set out the achievements of what he called an "historic" visit which represented "an extraordinary week for America and our people". Polls suggest that Merkel has overwhelming backing among German voters, and even among her political opponents, for taking a stand. The German leader described the summit as " very hard, not to say very unsatisfactory".



Swift returns to Spotify

Katy then went on to quote Taylor when she accused Kanye West and Kim Kardashian of "character assassination" a year ago following the fall out over the rapper's Famous track. However, many have pondered if there's Bad Blood at work here. Swift , however, might want to end the dispute according to a Swift insider who told Us: "She honestly wants no part of this".