The Daily Word in the Electoral College, assassination of the Russian envoy to Turkey, and other terrible things

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Today the embers of the electoral college cast their votes for President of the United States. You can follow the status of electoral votes here.

A lone gunman has shot and killed the Russian ambassador to Turkey in the Turkish capital of Ankara. The shooter said "Don't forget Syria" before he was shot and killed by police.

HB2, the archaic legislation made to prevent transgender people from using the bathroom that aligns with their gender identity, is set to be repealed in North Carolina today. The decision comes after the state lost millions in revenue when several companies canceled plans to bring jobs to the state because of the law.

At least nine are dead after a truck drove through a Christmas market in Berlin today. German authorities have not described the incident as an attack.

Researchers are getting closer to making prosthetic limbs feel real to their owners.

"How do I explain America to my black son?"

Watch Chance the Rapper perform on SNL. Everything else sucks.