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No transition turmoil, efforts going 'so smoothly'

No transition turmoil, efforts going 'so smoothly'

Christie, once viewed as a possible VP pick, had also faced concerns during the summer's vice presidential search from Trump's children, who anxious about his involvement in the Bridgegate scandal and believed that the GOP ticket needed geographic balance.


McConaughey, Abbott help deliver Thanksgiving Meals on Wheels

McConaughey, Abbott help deliver Thanksgiving Meals on Wheels

This marks the 15th year for the Thanksgiving meal delivery service through the City Mission. "I have so much to be thankful for in my family, it's just a tradition that we always like to do something on Thanksgiving to give back to other people that don't".


Trump rejection of Pacific Rim trade pact rued in Asia

Trump rejection of Pacific Rim trade pact rued in Asia

He has vowed to put a 45% tariff on Chinese imports if the Asian country doesn't change practices he says are unfair, risking a trade war between the world's two biggest economies.Those policies would represent a sharp turn for the USA, which has long promoted removing trade barriers to boost economic growth.


Buffs' Liufau, Fisher Get PAC-12 Player Of The Week Honors

Buffs' Liufau, Fisher Get PAC-12 Player Of The Week Honors

Hopefully this week Thanksgiving leftovers are served with some winners. The path is clear for No. 5 Washington. This year's Apple Cup will have a little more at stake than normal, with the victor of this game taking home the Pac-12 North crown, and moving on to play either Colorado or USC next week in the Pac-12 Championship Game.


Father of injured pipeline protester says she may lose arm

Father of injured pipeline protester says she may lose arm

Months of protests have taken place near Lake Oahe. Anti-pipeline activists accused authorities of firing a concussion grenade that tore open the woman's arm while she was distributing water Sunday night, while police said officers on the scene in Cannon Ball, N.D., did not deploy anything that would have caused such damage.


Browns' Kessler out with concussion, McCown back as starter

Browns' Kessler out with concussion, McCown back as starter

Sashi Brown's creative Wikipedia edit sums things up for the Browns . The league's only winless team. But all those close calls came more than a month ago, and Cleveland has regressed since then, with five straight losses straight-up and against the spread .