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DeSantis wins Florida gubernatorial race as Gillum concedes

Ron DeSantis, a former congressman, aligned himself closely with President Donald Trump during his campaign. | Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images MIAMI — Andrew Gillum, the Florida Democratic Party’s first African-American candidate for governor, officially called it quits Saturday and congratulated Republican Ron DeSantis as the governor-elect of Florida. Gillum’s announcement follows an automatic recount that…
Women’s World Twenty20 highlights: India beat Australia & New Zealand thrash Ireland – BBC Sport

Women’s World Twenty20 highlights: India beat Australia & New Zealand thrash Ireland – BBC...

Watch the best moments from day nine of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 as India beat Australia to top group B and New Zealand thrash Ireland within eight overs. WATCH MORE: 'A staggering catch' - Australian Vlaeminck's amazing take WATCH MORE: Amazing Windies and a hat-trick for England Available to UK users only.
Democrats won the House — now the hard part is deciding what to do with their new power

Democrats won the House — now the hard part is deciding what to do...

They also appear set to launch various investigations into the president and his Cabinet. And although a handful of House Democrats such as Waters have pushed for Trump's impeachment, Pelosi and other leaders of the caucus have dismissed that prospect. They worry a push to remove the president from office could galvanize Republicans and alienate…
After trading barbs all year, Newsom and Trump meet at California fire zone

After trading barbs all year, Newsom and Trump meet at California fire zone

President Donald Trump talks with California Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom during a visit to a neighborhood destroyed by wildfires on Saturday. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo California Since the president announced his visit, there had been speculation as to whether he would be joined by the governor-elect, who campaigned as an alternative to Trumpism. By JEREMY B.…
Palestinian ‘geeks’ code their way to a better future in Gaza

Palestinian ‘geeks’ code their way to a better future in Gaza

Gaza - When Yasmin Helles was an English literature student at a Gaza college, she would spend most of her time online looking for information that could help her in academic life. She always wondered who designed these websites, making all this information available. She wanted to become that person. Six months ago, the 24-year-old…

Progressives back Pelosi for speaker — in return for more power

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's overtures to progressive members also speak to their growing influence in the Democratic caucus. | John Shinkle/POLITICO Congress The Democratic leader promises plum committee spots and more sway over legislation. By RACHAEL BADE 11/16/2018 05:07 PM EST Updated 11/16/2018 05:28 PM EST 2018-11-16T05:28-0500 It wasn’t a coincidence that moments after…