Adam Entous and Ellen Nakashima at the Washington Post: FBI backs CIA view that Russia intervened to help Trump win election.
[Content Note: Racism] AP: Trump calls on Pennsylvania crowd to cheer African-Americans who 'didn't come out to vote'.
Matthew Chapman at Shareblue: In North Carolina, Republicans are waging an all-out assault on democracy.
Phil Stewart at Reuters: China's Navy seizes American underwater drone in South China Sea.
[CN: White supremacy] David Neiwert at SPLC: Stephen Bannon's inclusion at ZOA dinner opens rift among American Jewish groups.
[CN: White supremacy] Jamelle Bouie at Slate: Brothers in White Resentment: What gave us Donald Trump is what gave us Dylann Roof.
[CN: Bigotry] Dianna E. Anderson at Shareblue: Coalition of faith and community leaders urge Congress to reject Trump's 'cabinet of bigotry'.
[CN: Anti-choice terrorism] Katie Klabusich at The Establishment: Health care workers brace for anti-abortion violence in the Age of Trump.
T.R. Ramachandran at Shareblue: How the U.S. political press enabled a post-truth America — Part 3.
Andy Towle at Towleroad: Michael Stipe joins Stephen Colbert to shred 2016 with 'It's the End of the Year as We Know It'.