Election 2016

Donald Trump alleges ‘millions of people’ voted illegally

(CNN) –  The election drama is still not over. President-elect Donald Trump says he doesn’t believe Hillary Clinton won the popular vote. He’s also blasting the former democratic nominee for participating in a recount effort that he labels a scam. the president -elect tweeted Sunday “in addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you…

The man who still doesn’t know who won the election

(FOX NEWS) – If the election and now post-election coverage is giving you a headache, you may want to take a page out of a Georgia man’s book, who still does not know who won the election…but he is not complaining. Meet Joe Chandler, an artist from Georgia. Chandler avoids television, newspapers, and social media and when he goes out,…

‘Coming here tonight wasn’t the easiest’: Clinton’s first public appearance since conceding the election

WASHINGTON, D.C. (FOX) – Hillary Clinton made her first public appearance Wednesday night since losing the 2016 election last week. The former Secretary of State was honored by the Children’s Defense Fund for a lifetime of service during their 26th ‘Beat the Odds’ celebration at the Newseum in Washington, DC. After the brief trip to Washington, Clinton was set to return…

‘Oh crap! What now?’

Crowdsourced survival guide helps people prepare for Trump presidency

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WFXB) – If you are concerned about Planned Parenthood, or if you are a Muslim concerned about safety amid growing hate crimes, or if you are just concerned about the looming Trump presidency, you are not alone, and others want to help. A Google drive document with answers to those questions and more has been making the…

People donate to Planned Parenthood on behalf of Mike Pence

(CNN) – Donations to Planned Parenthood are surging because of Vice President-elect Mike Pence. But it’s not him sending them– people unhappy with the election results have been donating thousands of dollars in Pence’s name. That’s because Pence has called for cutting federal funds to the organization. As governor of Indiana, Pence imposed tougher restrictions on abortions in his state….

Protests into riots

Anti-Trump protests continue across America; Trump calls for action from Obama, Clinton

(CNN) – Rallies against president-elect Donald Trump continued across the nation for the second night in a row. Police say that protests in Portland, Oregon got out of hand, tweeting that rallies turned into riots Friday morning. The tweet said that someone threw projectiles at officers and damaged some cars. At one point, police announced “everyone” would be under arrest…and…

Voting in labor

Pregnant S.C. woman's water breaks at polling place, still votes

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WFXB) – there was an exceptionally unique situation at one polling place in South Carolina Tuesday: a voter’s water broke. At a polling place at St. John’s High School in Johns Island, a pregnant woman in line wasn’t feeling so great, so the voter got out of the standing line and moved to her car in the…

‘Time for us to come together’

Trump wins presidency, Clinton gives concession speech

CNN – After months of campaigning in both the primaries and the general election — the voters finally had their say and Donald Trump will be the 45th President of the United States. With his family nearby, Donald Trump took the stage for a stunning and unlikely acceptance speech. Donald Trump, the first person since Dwight Eisenhower who never held…

‘They could have killed me’

Trump pulled off stage at rally, protester says he was assaulted

RENO, N.V. (WFXB) – Donald Trump was rushed off the stage by Secret Service at a rally in Reno, Nevada Saturday and one protester says he was assaulted. Austyn Crites is a Republican from Reno. He says he pulled out his sign and Trump supporters turned violent. The word “gun” was yelled amongst the crowd right in front of the…