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Browns head coach Hue Jackson wildly searches for challenge flag

With two games left, coach Hue Jackson is considering any and all options to prevent the Browns from matching the National Football League season record for futility. Dan Carpenter did miss the extra point though, bringing the score to 30-13, but Carpenter added a field goal with 7:21 remaining to seal the 33-13 win.

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Donald Trump Is Set to Officially Win the Electoral Vote on Monday

DiCeglie, however, says that won't happen in Tallahassee Monday. Usually that vote is little more than a formality. While electors aren't obliged to vote for the same candidates as the people they are representing, not doing so is highly unusual.

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Manchin's Name Reportedly on List for 2 Trump Cabinet Posts

Thanks to a rule changed pushed by Democrats during the Obama administration, all nominees except Supreme Court picks are only subject to a simple majority vote - and Republicans have the majority. U.S. Sen. Patty Murray of Washington is sounding an alarm over how the Cabinet picks of President-elect Donald Trump could roll back health-care laws, restrict abortion and even privatize Medicare.

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College football playoff teams announced

If a team from a conference can go to the playoff without winning their conference, then the conference title games are irrelevant. Noah Brown led all Ohio State receivers with three catches for 40 yards, and Barrett was sacked eight times.

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Focus of recount effort shifts to Michigan, Pennsylvania

A day earlier, a federal court in Wisconsin denied an emergency halt to the recount of the presidential vote, after two pro-Trump political action committees filed a request for a temporary restraining order seeking to stop the voter recount.

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Big Ten Championship Game

This is all assuming that Ohio State, which ranks No. 2 and is idle this week, already has a spot in the field locked up despite the fact it won't play in Saturday night's Big Ten Championship Game. Wisconsin has won six straight games, going 4-1-1 ATS in those six games. "To finally see us kind of arrive again, I think it's been huge". "We go to Penn State , which is another Big Ten test", Marshall head coach Matt Daniel said.

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NAACP leader says it's time McCrory gives up

What say we vote on it? Possibly one of Republican Gov. However, the number of ballots challenged for these kinds of reasons alone can't change race outcomes. The State Board of Election decided Monday night to dismiss the McCrory campaign's protests in 52 counties. That lead, if it stands, is enough to take away McCrory's recount option.

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Stores try to cater to savvier customers on Black Friday

Friday.Yet it was easy to find crowds - and hard to find a parking space - elsewhere on Friday even as a large amount of holiday business took place over the Internet. Look for online deals from Dell, Staples, Best Buy and Costco.com. And I bought a coffee maker. "Just came to participate in all the excitement". One thing shoppers won't find at Macy's: The Donald Trump line of menswear.

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Salvation Army holds 6th annual Thanksgiving breakfast in Hackensack

Extra turkeys and donated food not distributed for Thanksgiving is used throughout the year for The Salvation Army's food pantry. The Gadars were among the 50 volunteers serving up an expected 1,000 lunches. "There are a lot of low-income families in DeKalb County, and sometimes the stress and financial obligation of Thanksgiving is too much", Salvation Army Social Services Director Rhonda Brown said.

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Top Senate Dem serves notice to GOP, Trump on priorities

Republicans will control more than half of the chamber's 435 seats. The Washington Post newspaper recently noted that "the biggest stain on (Obama's) political legacy may turn out to be the decimation of the Democratic Party on his watch".

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Strong in limbo in aftermath of Texas' collapse at Kansas

Strong replaced longtime Texas coach Mack Brown in January 2014 after successfully rebuilding Louisville , where he went 23-3 in his final two seasons. Folks in Austin have had eyes for Houston's Tom Herman for some time now, and there has been an increasing amount of chatter with Strong's seat reaching "7th layer of hell" hot this season.

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WashU Cross Country Set for NCAA Championship Races

Her potential was shown as a freshman when she competed at the national stage and placed 25th overall. The Red Devils will be looking to improve even further on last year's Championship in which they finished 11th. Gliding in after the first-years was Care, concluding his cross country career with a time of 28:05.1. By the time seniors Ashley Maton (61st, 20:37.0) and Maggie Schmaedick (64th, 20:38.1) crossed the finish line, the Ducks knew they'd run exceptionally well.

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In This Election, Voters United Behind Pot Legalization

Meanwhile, voters in Arizona , where medical marijuana is already sold, refused to approve legalization for recreational use . But while Proposition 64, the recreational marijuana law, passed in the state, a map of the counties that voted against it show a contiguous swath of counties through California's Central Valley where voters didn't think legal weed was a good idea.

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Republicans hold onto Senate, House majorities in sweeping victory over Democrats

Republicans finally gained control of the Kentucky state House - the remaining legislative chamber in the South to be controlled by Democrats. Democratic hopes of reclaiming the Senate majority came up short this year, but the party did add two seats to their caucus, setting up a likely 52-48 Senate.

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Immigrants demonstrate against Trump as protests continue

In January 2013, the group led an antiwar protest that it says brought 200,000 people to Washington, D.C. And two months later, ANSWER helped organize a similar worldwide event that is considered the biggest anti-war protest in history. It was nowhere near the size of Wednesday night's rally, but appeared very much alive - and still picking up steam - by around 8 p.m. About 2,000 protesters have been marching along Fifth Avenue in Manhattan shouting "not my president" and other slogans.

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University Of Memphis Students Rally Against Trump

The protests came one day after hundreds of students walked out of classrooms to rally against Donald Trump's election in Portland, Oregon; Silver Spring, Maryland; and Los Angeles . Another protester, 16-year-old Brian Rodriguez, said he is USA -born to parents from Mexico and Guatemala and was offended by Trump's criticism of Latinos.

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Students walk out in protest of election

Simpson said he heard about an incident at a different school when students chanted "build a wall, build it tall". The important thing is to strengthen the policy now before Trump gets into office, he says. At this early stage, the protesters who have taken to the streets to brand Trump a bigot and a sexist and chant "Not my president!" appear to be mostly venting their frustrations and do not seem to have coalesced behind overall leaders or a common set of demands.

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Trump vows immigration crackdown, but unclear how far he'll go

Trump's transition team includes Kris Kobach, the Kansas secretary of state and architect of a draconian anti-immigrant law passed in Arizona in 2010 known as "Papers Please" - which allows authorities to ask citizens their immigration status is if "reasonable doubt" that they have no papers exists.

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Balance of power in Congress: Republicans in control

The party is at its lowest level since 1922 across the US, as the Republicans now have 34 Governors, control the White House and both chambers of Congress. "And now, Donald Trump will lead a unified Republican government". First up will be repealing President Barack Obama's health care law. "I don't think the political establishment and the billionaire class would like Keith Ellison as the DNC chair".

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416000 early votes in as Minnesota nears Election Day

The Ottawa County Clerk says you have until November 7, the day before the election , to change your ballot. This year's Michigan ballot includes candidates for president, U.S. There are about 4 million people in the state eligible to vote. "I'm very happy to see it over", said Baltimore County early voter Terry Hogan. "Weekend voting gives voters yet another option to cast their ballots or drop off their mail ballots before Election Day".