Nigel Farage Will Not be Donald Trump Intermediary: Downing Street

The Telegraph claimed last night that ministers would be forced to use the contacts of the interim Ukip leader as they have no links to the President-to-be or his team. After the shock election result, the interim Ukip leader appeared to make light of a now infamous 2005 videotape of Mr Trump in which he boasted about being able to grope women because of his celebrity.

Modi finds new ally in Japan, signs nuclear deal

In other words, a pact with Japan would help the process of signing a nuclear cooperation agreement other countries easier. Japan will supply fuel, equipment and technology to India , which wants more nuclear-generated electricity for its rapidly growing population.

Economic worries drive Trump victory in Ohio

When the state was called for Trump but before he won nationwide, Ohio Democratic Party Chair David Pepper didn't sugar coat the position his party was in. Kasich instead focused his efforts on helping elect down-ticket Republicans. Trump has led OH in PollTracker since mid-October, with major pollsters, such as CBS/YouGov and Quinnipiac , projecting Trump ahead in the state by one and three points, respectively.

On election night, Hillary Clinton stands under real glass ceiling in NYC

In the meantime, as we await the final results, some social media users encouraging everyone, Clinton and Trump supporters alike, to unite and find kindness for each other. After the divisive rhetoric of the campaign against Republican Donald Trump, Clinton sought to offer a positive closing message on Monday. If Clinton wins the election, she will become the first female president of the United States.

George W. Bush votes 'none of the above' in U.S. election

However, Bush didn't vote for Donald Trump either, Ford said . "I'm told that George W. Bush and Laura Bush voted for Hillary Clinton today", Limbaugh said on his Tuesday program. Barbara Bush , George W. Bush's mother, was the only member of the family to overtly criticize Trump , calling the Republican presidential nominee's many controversial comments about women "unbelievable ".

Wow Air-Pittsburgh story

WOW air has announced four flights a week from Pittsburgh to Reykjavik, Iceland's capital, starting in on June 16. CEO of Icelandic low-priced airline WOW air SkĂșli Mogensen has indicated that he thinks this could be very interesting and beneficial, but warns of the extra pressure this would place on the airport.

Scotland looking for Andy Murray inspiration at Wembley

Asked if he had upset Strachan, the former Rangers and Liverpool player said: "No, nothing at all". "I'll know in my head how I feel". "I think it was Graeme Souness saying recently that don't be mistaken, the English players want to win this game just as much as the Scottish players and English supporters want to win just as much as the Scottish supporters.

Clinton aide Band: Chelsea used foundation to finance lavish wedding, lifestyle

Once we go down this road", Band wrote ominously. Band did not respond to Politico's request for comment, nor did Chelsea Clinton or the Clinton Foundation . Ms Clinton signed an ethics agreement governing her family's globe-straddling foundation in order to become secretary of state in 2009. When Band wrote the memo in 2011, Lasry owned a controlling stake of Enquirer's publisher American Media, Inc.'s debt, through his fund the Avenue Capital Group.

Syrian Kurds push ahead in their offensive toward Raqqa

The attack ratchets up pressure on the militant group at a critical moment, with its fighters already battling an offensive by Iraqi security forces on their remaining Iraqi stronghold in the northern city of Mosul. Both SDF commanders and coalition officials have warned that the battle is likely to be long and hard. He was using the Arabic acronym for IS. Driving IS from both cities has been the endgame since the US-led coalition launched air strikes against it in summer 2014, shortly after ...

Turkey jails Kurdish party co-leaders

Turkey's clampdown against leading Kurds ended with the with the formal arrest of the two party co-leaders of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party ( HDP ) and five of the party's MPs, state-run Anadolu news agency said . EU High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Johannes Hahn issued a joint statement on the detention of several HDP Members, including the party's co-chairs.

John Kasich votes for John McCain instead of Donald Trump

John Kasich from voting for him. The governor voted all Republican on the remainder of his ballot, Schrimpf said . "You know, I'm disappointed that people signed a pledge and they signed it so I would sign it", Trump said in a joint interview with GOP vice presidential nominee Indiana Gov.

Average US 30-year mortgage rate rises to 3.54 percent

The big Canadian bank increased its TD Mortgage Prime rate to 2.85 per cent from 2.7 per cent, effective Tuesday. To calculate average mortgage rates, Freddie Mac surveys lenders across the country at the beginning of each week. MBA's weekly barometer on refinancing requests declined by 1.6 percent to 2,088.0, which was the weakest since June. "The Fed kept rates steady following their November meeting, but clearly signaled that they are ready to move next month".

US election: Donald Trump ahead of Hillary Clinton in new poll

The emails are from Huma Abedin, estranged wife of Weiner, who the FBI is investigating for allegedly sending sexual messages to a teen - Abedin is a top Clinton aide. That review, including a closer examination of the email metadata, was an attempt to figure out the scope and volume of what the agents had found. "I'll neither defend nor criticise what Director Comey has chose to communicate to the public about this investigation", Earnest said.

Heating assistance program accepting applications

The funds will help over 21,500 low-income Vermont households to heat their homes this winter by paying a portion of their home heating bills. That is, over the course of the 2016-17 winter, average residential customers are expected to pay a total of $78 more than they did during the 2015-16 season.

Iconic face: NatGeo's Afghan girl denied bail

The Afghan government and people have been disappointed by a court's decision after rejecting bail application of Sharbat Gula , as they had expectations of her release; the Afghan ambassador said this while talking to media persons at Afghan Consulate in Peshawar .

Feel important at Manchester United : Juan Mata

Mourinho appeared to be upset when United were not awarded a penalty following Jon Flanagan's challenge on Matteo Darmian inside the Burnley box. The punishment is likely to hinder United on their return to Premier League action at Swansea, but left-back Luke Shaw is hopeful it will not be too detrimental to the team.

Clinton camp assails FBI director, presses for details

President Obama campaigned for Clinton in OH yesterday. Adam Schiff, a Democrat who sits on the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee, said: "Americans have every right to be concerned about what they see in terms of Trump advisors and their closeness with the Kremlin, Trump's policies vis-a-vis Russian Federation [and] Trump's potential financial interests".

This Victoria's Secret Outfit Took 450K Swarovski Crystals To Make

The 2016 show will mark the first time that Gaga, who has just released her fifth studio album Joanne, has performed alongside the Victoria's Secret Angels. The Weeknd will also have the opportunity to serenade his real-life girlfriend Bella Hadid as she makes her debut on the VSFS runway! Weighing in at more than 450 carats, the bra is handset with diamonds and emeralds in 18-karat gold and has been valued at $3 million.

Turkey detains top staff of opposition Cumhuriyet daily

Police in Turkey detained the editor and several writers of opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet amid a crackdown on media after the failed military coup in July. The local prosecutor had said Kisanak, a lawmaker before becoming Diyarbakir's first female mayor in 2014, and Anli had given speeches sympathetic to the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), called for greater political autonomy for Turkey's estimated 16 million Kurds and incited violent protests in 2014.

ISIS Child Soldiers Dead in Mosul Fight

Other troops are coming closer to the southeastern edge of Mosul after clearing the villages of Twila and Sharezad, the source said, adding that they could make a new push in the coming hours into the Jadidat al-Mufti district in the southeast of the city.