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    Trump and Putin 'will try to mend ties', Kremlin says

    BBC | Updated at 09:02am on November 15, 2016

    United States president-elect Donald Trump and Russian president Vladimir Putin will try to ‘normalise US-Russia ties’, the Kremlin has said, following a phone conversation between...

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    Trump hires Republican insider, conservative firebrand for White House

    Reuters | Updated at 09:42am on November 14, 2016

    US president-elect Donald Trump on Sunday picked Reince Priebus, a Washington insider who heads the Republican National Committee, as White House chief of staff, signaling...

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    Trump to deport three million migrants

    BBC | Updated at 08:54am on November 14, 2016

    US president-elect Donald Trump has said he will deport or jail up to three million illegal migrants initially.Those targeted would be migrants with criminal records,...

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    Thousands march in US cities against Trump presidency

    Reuters | Updated at 10:25am on November 13, 2016

    Chanting ‘Not my president’ and ‘love trumps hate,’ thousands of demonstrators took to the streets in cities across the United States on Saturday to protest...

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    Clinton blames FBI's Comey for her defeat in call with donors

    Reuters | Updated at 09:20am on November 13, 2016

    Hillary Clinton blamed FBI director James Comey for her stunning defeat in Tuesday's presidential election in a conference call with her top campaign funders on...

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    Trump packs transition team with loyalists and family

    Reuters | Updated at 10:15am on November 12, 2016

    President-elect Donald Trump began laying the groundwork on Friday to take office on January 20, 2017, gathering the most loyal advisers from his insurgent campaign...

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    Trump says he's considering keeping parts of Obamacare

    Reuters | Updated at 09:50am on November 12, 2016

    President-elect Donald Trump told the Wall Street Journal he is considering retaining parts of president Barack Obama's healthcare law including provisions letting parents keep adult...

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    Anti-Trump protests continue

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 08:50am on November 12, 2016

    Donald Trump is to huddle Saturday with his White House transition team for a second day over cabinet picks as the president-elect says he is...

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    Fresh protests erupt in US cities over Trump win

    ReutersAgence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 02:45pm on November 11, 2016

    Thousands of protesters angry over Donald Trump’s election win took to the streets for a second straight night, with at least one demonstration degenerating into...

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    Obama hails ‘excellent’ White House talks with Trump

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:16am on November 11, 2016

    US president Barack Obama and US president-elect Donald Trump put acerbic rows and profound differences aside in a 90-minute transition meeting at the White House...