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ExxonMobil CEO and chairman Rex W. Tillerson on Nov. 7. (Jon Gambrell/AP)Views expressed by Rex Tillerson, the likely choice for secretary of state, don’t always mesh with those pitched by Trump.

2016-12-11 03:41:58 -0700

Louisiana runoff (Getty Images)State Treasurer John Kennedy fills the nation's last Senate seat and gives the GOP a 52-48 edge in the chamber.

2016-12-10 21:25:53 -0700

Rescue and medics carry a wounded person after attacks in Istanbul, late Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016. Two explosions struck Saturday night outside a major soccer stadium in Istanbul after fans had gone home, an attack that wounded about 20 police officers, Turkish authorities said. One of the blasts was thought to be a car bomb. Turkish authorities have banned distribution of images relating to the Istanbul explosions within Turkey.(AP Photo/Cansu Alkaya)Officials say the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party may have been behind two bombings that killed 38 people.

2016-12-10 19:56:02 -0700