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Man jumps 1400FT canyon to complete stunt that almost KILLED Evel Knievel

A stuntman has recreated Evel Knievel's iconic Snake River Canyon jump in the US. After launching the rocket, dubbed Evel Spirit , he travelled at an estimated 400mph before its parachute deployed safety bringing Mr Braun and the craft down to earth on the other side of the canyon, in southern Idaho.

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List of winners of the Primetime Emmy Awards

Hari Nef arrives at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. "Oh, my God. Please tell me you're seeing this too", said a stunned Malek, who plays an emotionally troubled engineer caught up in a unsafe hacking conspiracy.

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Alabama still No. 1, Clemson still No. 5 in AP Top 25

They are here because they have won convincingly in all three games, and are playing as well as anyone in the country right now. Rebels signal-caller Chad Kelly threw for a career-high 421 yards and three touchdowns, but he had two costly turnovers in the second half that really dealt the Rebels blows.

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Modern Family's Sarah Hyland & Ariel Winter Hit the Emmys 2016 Red Carpet

Now Ariel Winter loves wearing the revealing outfits that used to make her worry about being ridiculed, and she doesn't care what social media trolls think about her sexy style. The back of the corset featured a dramatic train, also embroidered with flowers. ET chatted with Winter last month, when she remained unapologetic about her Instagram posts.

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Lions fall late in battle with Titans

Perrish Cox sealed the win with an interception of Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford with 18 seconds left. If the content does not immediately load, please refresh your browser . Tennessee's DeMarco Murray had 89 yards on only 12 rushing attempts. Matthew Stafford was very clearly roughed when Jurrell Casey barreled into his legs well after the pass was gone.

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Mass Stabbing Attack In Minnesota Mall Injures At Least 9 People

A man making "some references to Allah" stabbed and injured eight people in a shopping mall in the U.S. state of Minnesota, before being shot dead by an off-duty officer, police said. Cloud will not be the same anymore". But today there is one thing we all share: "We are thankful for the bravery of the off-duty officer and first responders who went beyond the call of duty to save lives".

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Which candidates made the cut for the first presidential debate?

A New York Times/CBS poll shows 26 percent of voters under the age of 29 supporting Johnson and a further 10 percent supporting Green presidential nominee Jill Stein. Facebook users generated 8.1 million likes, comments, shares and posts about Johnson in the week ending September 11, more than double the 4 million interactions a week he had been averaging for the past month.

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Kimmel blames producer Mark Burnett for Trump

He then gave Kimmel some advice on his Emmy candidacy. Kimmel's schtick began with a video montage that saw him hitching a ride to the Emmys with the cast of Modern Family , sharing a " Carpool Karaoke " with James Corden, a limo carrying Julia Louis-Dreyfus with Jeb Bush as the driver and ultimately getting dropped off by Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen atop her hulking dragon.

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Stuntman recreates Evel Knievel's Snake River Canyon jump

PDT. The rocket hurtled at an estimated 400mph before Braun's parachute deployed and he landed safely in a field on the other side. He looked at the stunt as a way to pay homage to Knievel, who inspired him to become a stuntman. 16, 2016, in Twin Falls, Idaho . "How many people get to finish the dream of their hero?" Knievel died from an incurable lung condition in 2007 aged 69.

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Jimmy Garoppolo leaves Patriots game with shoulder injury

Garoppolo - filling in for suspended quarterback Tom Brady - took a big hit from Miami's Kiko Alonso in the second quarter of the Patriots' game against the Dolphins on Sunday and left for further evaluation. Chris Hogan caught 4-of-6 targets for 59 yards in New England's Week 2 win over the Dolphins. The Pats started the scoring with Danny Amendola catching a 12-yard TD pass from Garoppolo.

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Hollywood Stuntman to Attempt to Jump Snake River Canyon

Knievel landed at the bottom of the canyon when his parachute prematurely deployed, but walked away with only minor injuries. "We scored and won". Braun said he spent about $1.5 million of his own money on the effort. Stuntman Eddie Braun jumps the Snake River Canyon in the " Evel Spirit " rocket Friday, Sept. 16, 2016, in Twin Falls, Idaho . "I wanted to be like him and after 30 years of being a professional stuntman, what better way to finish out my career than to pay homage to the man ...

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Patriots beats Miami 31 to 24; Garoppolo leaves game with shoulder injury

He was 18-for-27 for 234 yards, three touchdowns and no interceptions. New England improved to 21-1 at home against the AFC East since 2009 with its 31-24 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. According to Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald , while the exact nature of Garoppolo's injury is unknown, it's expected to take six weeks to heal. - Lions defensive end Ziggy Ansah left in the first quarter against Tennessee with a left ankle injury .

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A mixed red carpet in colours and cut for the Emmys

Television's biggest stars braved the red carpet heat ahead of the Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday (Sept 18), where the dramatisation of O.J. Simpson's sensational 1995 double murder trial looked set to sweep to victory after an extraordinarily colourful year for American television.

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Trump glosses over past actions, and hopes voters do same

Immediately, what do you think? 'Take their guns away; let's see what happens to her'. Clinton's past, though, was a brake on even scant support for her. "If she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do folks,"Trump told a rally in North Carolina on Aug 9". They saw Clinton as the more stable commander in chief but believed Trump would be more likely to solve chronic domestic problems such as the federal deficit.

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Ford Is Moving All US Small Car Production To Mexico

The auto manufacturer said it has increased spending on emerging opportunities and other costs - including electric vehicles and driverless cars. Sponsored content: Is your agency prepared to defend the next cyber attack? Ford disclosed its outlook ahead of presentations later in the day to Wall Street analysts at its headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan.

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Canadian Tatiana Maslany wins Emmy for best lead actress in a drama

Henson ( Empire ), Robin Wright ( House of Cards ), Claire Danes ( Homeland ), and Keri Russell ( The Americans ). "So as exhausted as I was, I guess I felt really rejuvenated and ready to play more in 'Orphan Black '". "The two movies I got to do over the hiatus before the fourth season were really near and dear to my heart and just reignited my excitement about acting and gave me a new perspective".

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Kim Kardashian's abs are fake and 'sprayed on' by a tanning expert

Kim Kardashian's not afraid of stripping off for a few naked snaps, and this time around, the reality TV star decided Snapchat was the flawless place to share a couple of cheeky pics. Following her week of braless moments, the Keeping Up with the Kardashian star continued her streak by wearing a see-through top in Miami , Fla.

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Offensive woes plague Chiefs in loss to Texans

But while Osweiler posted a nearly-identical quarterback rating to Smith's (68.8 to 68.1), he threw for 268 yards, with numerous yardscoming on intermediate and deep routes. Laurent Duvernay-Tardif is out with an ankle sprain and rookie Parker Ehinger is out with a concussion. Hopkins has a valid argument as the best receiver in the AFC - especially after last season in which he was third in the National Football League in receptions (111) and yards (1,521), scoring 11 touchdowns, all while ...

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"Master of None" Writer Has an Inspiring Message for Asians

They have The Godfather, Goodfellas , Rocky , andThe Sopranos. Yang accepted the award and spoke of the need for more Asian representation in entertainment. But this is the first Emmy win for both writers, who had previously worked together on NBC's Parks and Recreation . Last year, " Master of None " actor Kelvin Yu told NBC News that Yang and Ansari "manage [d] to be entertaining without encasing the parent characters in some kind of manufactured comedy template".

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Suspect, Others Arrested in Fatal Shelby Officer Shooting

A struggle ensued between Brackeen and Fenner, which resulted in an exchange of gunfire. The officer was rushed to Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte but died on Monday. Steven O'Donnell. Hamrick's boyfriend, Talmadge Keller, said he is friends with Fenner. In Maryville, Tenn., last month, an officer responding to a domestic disturbance was killed, and others have been killed responding to a report of gunfire in Kansas, serving a warrant in SC and serving an eviction notice in Colorado.

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'Game of Thrones' poised to make Emmys history

In her speech, she told Sterling K. Brown, "I am holding this because of you". The HBO political satire beat out fellow amusing half hours black-ish, Master of None , Modern Family , Silicon Valley , Transparent , and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt .

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Thousands take part in 36th annual Terry Fox Run across BC, Canada

The Port Colborne and Welland Terry Fox Runs were a huge success raising money and awareness for a great cause. Now, it's in memory of her because she did go through a lot. It's got to continue", Strada said, noting a monetary goal hasn't been set for this year. A wide range of local businesses will be supporting the event, contributing to grab bags or event requirements, such as banners or a PA system.

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Blair Witch Sequel Disappoints, Director and Writer Joke About It

Lionsgate released the film across 3,121 locations this week. There's still one weekend left for the month, with upcoming releases Storks and The Magnificent Seven both having a shot at joining Sully in the $20 million-plus club. Though I'm sure Universal would've loved if it did as well as its predecessors, Bridget Jones's Diary and Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason, both here and overseas.

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NYC Mayor: Explosion in Chelsea Was "Intentional"

In the meantime, Cuomo said, there was no reason to be afraid. The FBI called the NYPD for backup following the stop. In an appearance on CBS' "Face the Nation", Rep. He represents Brooklyn's 22nd Senate District and is a retired New York City Police Officer. The governor said that in addition to the deployment of personnel, the states of NY and New Jersey are sharing resources to investigate the Chelsea explosion and the blast that happened earlier in the day in Seaside Park, New Jersey.

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Pulitzer-winning dramatist Edward Albee dies at 88 in NY

The writer's personal assistant Jackob Holder confirmed his death. Often bleakly humorous, his plays explored the darker sides of marriage, religion, raising children, and American life. In 1996 he described the effect of the play's success: "I find Virginia Woolf hung about my neck like a shining medal of some sort - really nice but a trifle onerous".

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Local high school football team protests National Anthem

He said he encouraged them to really find out how they feel about the issue, then feel comfortable with the decision they make. Smith says he, too, wanted to start a conversation. Smith and Carlos were sent home from the Olympics for politicizing the games but the Mission High football players say they're not going to stop. It's another safe space where he discusses social injustices.

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Curtis Granderson hits two extra-inning home runs to propel Mets

The 43-year-old has been the Mets' most reliable starter this season and brought them another step closer to the playoffs Friday night by delivering seven innings of three-hit ball in New York's 3-0 victory over Polanco and the Twins. Such things seem to carry no weight anymore as the Mets look to hold on to their wild-card spot through the final two weeks of the regular season. The homer was his second hit of the game and his fifth hit in two games (5-for-9).

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Emmy Awards 2016: 'Veep, 'Game of Thrones' seek to repeat as winners

It's been predicted by many that People v. OJ - this year's most buzzed-about drama - will sweep the section (and deliver Sarah Paulson her first and very deserved Emmy trophy), but if it does get upset it'll be by critical darling Fargo .

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US pledges $38B in military aid to Israel for next decade

The agreement was signed at the State Department by USA undersecretary of state Thomas Shannon and Jacob Nagel, acting head of Netanyahu's national security council. Under the previous arrangement, Congress approved funds for Israel's "Iron Dome" missile defense system separately and on an annual basis. US President Barack Obama (R) and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hold a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington , DC.

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Bleacher fan treated for dehydration at Emmys

Kit Harington and Peter Dinklage are nominated for best supporting actor in a drama series , while Maisie Williams , Lena Headey and Emilia Clarke are nominated for best supporting actress in a drama series . Jeffrey Tambor is also a strong contender to repeat in the comedy actor category for his work in the transgender Amazon comedy " Transparent ". " Saturday Night Live " cast member Kate McKinnon won the trophy for best supporting actress in a comedy for, officially, ...

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Somali father IDs son as Minnesota mall attacker

Paul area, many of them young Somali-American men, have traveled or attempted to travel overseas to support Islamic State or al Shabaab, a Somalia-based militant group, since 2007, according to US prosecutors. "All of a sudden I heard pop, pop, pop", Harley Exsted told the St. Cloud Times . The suspect entered the mall armed with a knife and wearing a private security uniform.

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Bengals-Steelers wild-card rematch highlights early games

Very odd and low scoring game ended with Bengals' mistake and 15-yard penalty that cost them their season. Once I saw it on the screen, I just felt we were going to have another chance, another snap at it. DeAngelo Williams isn't obsessed with his numbers. All of these offensive weapons will be primed and ready to go against Cincinnati. The victor of this matchup will be in a drivers' seat in this division.

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Emmy Awards 2016: Matt Damon taunts Jimmy Kimmel onstage

Actors and entertainers usually make appearances in awards shows, but not politicians. Were it not for Trump having been hired to host "Celebrity Apprentice", he wouldn't now be running for president, Kimmel declared. Considering that's where the bulk of Kimmel's effort was going, it's great he did as well as he did. Either they've passed through his show or he knows them from other venues, which means he knew exactly who could take a joke and who, well, couldn't.

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Cuomo, de Blasio and the 'semantics' of saying 'terrorism'

Cuomo said both devices were similar in design. The NYPD said that a controlled explosion of this device was taking place on Sunday between 4.30pm and 6.30pm near Rodman's Neck in the Bronx. It was criminal. It was violent. The New York Governor confirmed 1,000 extra police and National Guard officers would be deployed to airports, bus stations, subways and all major transit zones in the area, however he urged New Yorkers to continue as normal.

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Jeffrey Tambor Urges Hollywood to Hire Transgender Actors in Emmy Acceptance Speech

Tambor continued his sentiments during his Emmy acceptance speech backstage, where he appeared alongside Transparent creator Jill Soloway, who won an Emmy for directing the comedy. Tambor's speech addressed a real and worrying problem: Very few transgender characters are actually played by transgender actors . Later in the evening, Orange Is the New Black actress Laverne Cox echoed Tambor's statement.


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