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Indiana coach Kevin Wilson abruptly resigns after 6 seasons

During an abrupt news conference, Defensive Coordinator Tom Allen was named the new head coach. There were reports that Wilson had pushed players to return from injury and Glass said the issue was looked into by a law firm hired by the university.

FILE - In this Nov. 19, 2016, file photo, President-elect Donald Trump shakes hands with retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis as he leaves Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, N.J. Trump said at a rally on Dec. 1, that he will nominate Mattis as defense secretary. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

Trump to nominate retired Gen. James Mattis to lead Pentagon

His selection raises questions about increased military influence in a job designed to insure civilian control of the armed forces. The concerns revolve around whether a recently retired service member would rely more on military solutions to international problems, rather than a broader, more diplomatic approach.

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Lawsuits seek to block or halt Wisconsin, Michigan recounts

Green Party candidate Jill Stein, who requested both recounts and a third in Pennsylvania, has suggested that Trump and his backers would try to delay the recounts to make them hard or impossible to complete by the deadline for states to certify their election results or have their electoral votes be decided by Congress, which is controlled by Republicans.