Donald Trump on Friday announced Vice President-elect Mike Pence would take over transition planning from Chris Christie, a move that sources say reflect a diminished role for the New Jersey governor.
Britain is facing a diplomatic crisis with the US over Donald Trump’s plans to forge an alliance with Vladimir Putin and bolster the Syrian regime.
Russia’s President Vladimir Putin once again expressed surprise with the worried reaction of the Western counterparts to the military drills of the Russian Armed Forces.
WEB Notes: Lots of side shows are being put on. Central banking is not going to go away, we will see a consolidation, but one man is certainly not going to make it go away. That would certainly be a death wish.
For the fifth straight night, a group of protesters marched to show their opposition to Donald Trump’s election victory. And again the protest turned into a riot, with people blocking streets, throwing bottles and flares at officers and even attacking a news crew, according to Portland police.
WEB Notes: The USGS has this now listed as a 7.8 magnitude earthquake. Here is additional news on this story.