The final vote count for 2016 has many scrutinizing Donald Trump's popular vote since Hillary Clinton's popular vote is now highest in the 2016 recount. Days before the election, the Monitor's David Iaconangelo reported on the American people's feelings towards the presidency and election. I'll root for them again but I kept wishing LeBron would just focus more on his jumping up and down for the Cleveland Indians.
USA -led coalition warplanes provided air cover for the long-awaited campaign to liberate the city, which began Sunday. The push to drive IS out of Mosul , Iraq's second largest city, slowed in recent days. She added: "They've been knocking on people's doors and asking for their boys". The Sunni extremists frequently launch attacks targeting Iraq's security forces and civilians in public areas.
Yet others believe the blame begins with Clinton and her campaign. No one person has emerged yet, but they're looking for new leadership. Since the overall economy was doing relatively well - and certainly Wall Street was making money - she like many others assume that the economy wasn't really a factor in the election.
The Palestinians call it a major roadblock to peace. Palestinian officials are reluctantly drawing the same conclusion, and have urged the world to pay attention. Russian Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Prikhodko said that Russia would continue to call on Israel and Palestine to resume dialogue as soon as possible.
The trade of accusations comes as the Syrian government and Russian Federation appear to be preparing for an all-out offensive on the besieged eastern parts of Aleppo that are held by opposition fighters. Rebels, supported by Turkey, the USA and Gulf monarchies, are fighting to oust President Bashar al-Assad, whose military, backed by Russia's air force, has used strikes from jets and helicopters extensively in the five-and-a-half-year conflict.
Tongue firmly in cheek, Cohen later paid tribute to his commercial backers, saying: "I have always been touched by the modesty of their interest in my work". Just weeks ago Cohen released a new album, " You Want It Darker ", produced in part by his son Adam. "I vowed I would just fill the pages with black or kill myself", he told The Village Voice in 1967.