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Green Party switches strategy in Pennsylvania recount bid

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Green Party-backed campaign changed its strategy to force a statewide recount of Pennsylvania's Nov. 8 presidential election, won by Republican Donald Trump, and said late Saturday night that it will seek help in the federal courts, rather than the state courts.
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Unemployment rate tumbles to 4.6%, lowest since August 2007

...Some of this decline was due to the 446,000 Americans that dropped out of the labor force, which brought the labor force participation rate down to 62.7% during the month from 62.8% a month ago......
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The Array of Conflicts of Interest Facing the Trump Presidency

...Mr. Trump has said he will separate himself from his company before taking the oath of office, but he has not offered any details on how.......
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Trump says he will leave business to focus on running country

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump vowed on Wednesday to step back from running his business empire to avoid conflicts of interest, while turning to Wall Street for nominees for two key economic leadership posts who promised tax reform and a tougher approach to China....
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This is the 'damage' imports have done to America's industries

..."The analysis suggests that the US should probably have different top priorities in a trade war, depending on whether it wants growth or jobs most. If the US wants the biggest boost to growth, industries with high value-added should be its top priorities, such as 'computer and electronics' and 'automobiles, trailers and parts'.......
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Green Party files for election recount in Wisconsin

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Wisconsin's election commission said on Friday it had received petitions for a recount of votes in the presidential election from the Green Party campaign and another candidate and was planning to start the process....
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Battle surrounds Trump's secretary of state pick

Palm Beach (United States) (AFP) - As families across a bitterly divided America gathered for Thanksgiving, a battle erupted Thursday in Donald Trump's camp over his pick for secretary of state, with loyalists seeking to block the path of Mitt Romney, a fierce former critic of the billionaire....
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Trump taps billionaire investor Ross for commerce secretary

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Wilbur Ross, the billionaire investor considered the "king of bankruptcy" for buying beaten-down companies with the potential to deliver profits, is President-elect Donald Trump's choice for commerce secretary, a senior transition official said....
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How JFK’s assassination led to a constitutional amendment

President John F. Kennedy’s death on November 22, 1963 traumatized a nation and led a united Congress to make a key constitutional change, in the form of the 25th amendment....
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Californians might vote in 2018 on taking steps toward secession in a 'Calexit'

In 2018, the issue of whether California should secede from the union could come to a head....
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