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Hillary Clinton maintains Electoral College edge over Donald Trump — UPI/CVoter state polls

The poll shows that 41 percent of all registered voters believe in the possibility of the presidential election being "stolen" from Trump through voter fraud. Donald Trump speaks at an event on October 15, 2016 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Juanita Broaddrick says she doesn't know whether Trump's accusers are telling the truth, but she did offer them a bit of sympathy.

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Hugh Grant to star in Paddington sequel

Before Paddington gets the chance to purchase the book from money he has raised from odd jobs the tome is stolen and the plucky bear and the Browns must find the thief. Although you might chuckle at the thought of it, Paddington was the highest-grossing independent family film of all time and scored $270 million worldwide against a budget of $55 million.

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Deadly Hurricane Matthew set to make landfall

The strongest winds, located in the "eye wall" around the center of the hurricane, have remained just offshore for most of the track thus far. States of emergency have been declared in Florida, Georgia and SC, with millions told to evacuate the three states - Florida alone accounted for around 1.5 million of those told to head for safety .

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Almost 200 countries agree to reduce greenhouse gases

The Montreal Protocol was agreed in 1987 and originally targeted chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), which were causing damage to the Earth's ozone layer. Today's agreement caps off a critical ten days in our global efforts to combat climate change.

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Hillary Clinton's new advert about 'bully' Donald Trump is brilliant

She also likens him to other "movie bullies", but there's just something about the physical similarity between Tannen and Trump, isn't there? It reads: 'There are a lot of bullies in this world. The ad concludes with Clinton answering a little girl's question about facing bullies at school. 'That's why it's important to stand up to bullies wherever they are, and why we shouldn't let anybody bully his way into the presidency'.

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Big 12 won't expand after narrowing down 11 finalists

Are the 10 Big 12 schools - especially Oklahoma and Texas - all in on remaining members of the smallest Power Five conference? "So once that decision was made, once we decided that this issue would no longer stay on the agenda, we chose to move on".

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Donald Trump's presidential campaign in chaos amid multiple sexual assault allegations

Trump's assertion that he had not groped women spurred one of the women to speak out, the New York Times said in its report. "This entire article is fiction, and for the New York Times to launch a completely false, coordinated character assassination against Mr.

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Weekend Box Office Report: Numbers Add Up For 'The Accountant'

Within the smaller markets for fans of Japanese works, Miss Hokusai had its limited two-screen run in NY and LA this weekend and it did $25,000. Critics may have been underwhelmed, but the studio noted that moviegoers gave The Accountant an A grade in CinemaScore exit polls.

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Nicole lashes Bermuda as a Category 3 Hurricane

And according to the Hurricane Center in Miami, Florida, trackers are expecting the storm to pass just a mile or two east of Bermuda , sparing the island a direct hit, yet still producing potentially catastrophic winds, rains, and storm surge, ABC News reported.

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No charges against Amy Goodman for DAPL protest

Goodman said Grinsteiner's decision is a vindication for all journalists.Goodman was reporting on a clash between protesters and pipeline security at a construction site September 3 when she was arrested . North Dakota time to challenge it. The Obama administration, which had stayed on the sidelines since the protests began in April, was finally compelled to order a halt to the project "pending review" after images of hundreds of protesters from dozens of Native American tribes getting ...

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Chelsea coach Antonio Conte ignores Diego Costa's request to be substituted

More suspect defending followed as Robert Huth and Luis Hernandez failed to deal with a through-ball and it wound up with Pedro, who played Hazard in for the second. After David Luiz had hit the post with one of his searing free kick specials, Chelsea's supremacy was further aided by Robert Huth and Luis Hernandez getting in each other's way when trying to cut out a Matic pass.

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Dorothy's ruby red slippers in need of repairs, and you can help

The Smithsonian has had the slippers since 1979 and they are one of the most popular displays at the museum. The Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History is seeking to restore and preserve Dorothy's ruby slippers from the classic movie, The Wizard of Oz (1939), via a Kickstarter fundraising program.

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'The Accountant' easily tops North American box office

Pictures' latest offering, took in a substantial $24.7 million, according to comScore , which compiles ticketing data. Opening in second place was "Kevin Hart: What Now?", starring comedian Kevin Hart. 11. However, moviegoers seem to disagree with the critics' ratings as a survey among the audience done during the opening night saw the movie flaunting a Cinema A score.

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Amazon Debuts New Amazon Music Unlimited Streaming Service

This new, on-demand streaming service offers access to tens of millions of songs, and is available for $7.99 per month for Prime members, or $9.99 per month for non-Prime members. The Amazon Music app has also been given a makeover and now has a section where you can see what's trending and popular, a personalized recommended sections, and synchronized lyrics for the Now Playing section.

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Leonardo DiCaprio Is Making A Movie About An Old, Washed-Up Captain Planet

If the talks are successful, DiCaprio will produce the project, the industry newspaper said. This incarnation of the project has actor Glenn Powell ( Scream Queens , Everybody Wants Some ) on board as co-writer along with Jono Matt , but there's no word yet on whether he'll also play a role in the movie.

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This Arabic billboard is the ideal way to troll Donald Trump

It's written entirely in Arabic text and translates to: "Donald Trump can't read this, but he is scared of it". "It's based in fear", Nuisance Committee spokeswoman Melissa Harris told the Detroit Free Press . About 331,539 people drive by the billboard between Detroit and Dearborn each week. The super PAC was named by Cards Against Humanity co-creator Max Temkin as a tribute to his grandfather, Ira Weinstein, who was shot down over Germany during World War II and became a prisoner of ...

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GOP office in North Carolina set afire; 'Nazi' painted nearby

Officials say no one was in the building when an explosive was thrown through a window sometime Saturday night. According to a statement from the town of Hillsborough, a bottle containing flammable material was thrown through an office window and ignited inside the building, causing damage.

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Georgia boy's death in hot auto was accident, not dad's intent: lawyer

It wasn't until he left work around 4 p.m. that Harris reportedly noticed his son, pulled into a nearby parking lot, and pulled his son, who was dead, out of the vehicle. Justin Ross Harris listens to jury selection during his trial at the Glynn County Courthouse in Brunswick, Ga ., Monday, Oct. 3, 2016. "But she's also going to tell you Ross Harris loved that little boy more than anything in the world".

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'Fantastic' Moses praised after Chelsea victory

But with the always animated Conte continuing to scream at his players and issue instructions from the sidelines, the 28-year-old grew exhausted with the constant nagging. At the other end, Marcos Alonso excelled in his new-found role with some risky deliveries into the box. It was a fourth loss in eight league games in a poor start to its title defense by Leicester, which was beaten only three times in the whole of last season in its surprise run to the championship.

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Miller's big game helps Texans rally for win over Colts

Houston tied the game just three players later. Jimmy Fallon hands out superlatives to this week's Sunday Night Football rivals, the Indianapolis Colts and the Houston Texans. Keep in mind, the Colts were gifted that particular field-goal opportunity when Whitney Mercilus was flagged for grabbing Luck's face mask during a third-down sack earlier in the drive.

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Police report almost 60 clown-related incidents in three days

A string of other forces across Britain have dealt with reports in recent days of people dressed as clowns acting suspiciously and frightening members of the public. "Not only think of the children but also the elderly and the ones who have fears of clowns". Dorset police has appealed for witnesses to the incident, which occurred at about 11pm on Friday.

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Filmed 'The Accountant' Comes in #1 at Weekend Box Office

In Warner Brother's latest film, The Accountant , Ben Affleck stars as an autistic certified public accountant who makes his living cooking the books for risky organizations. Halle Berry and Hart's longtime friend Don Cheadle also make appearances. And every other movie has been a box-office success-Ride Along 2 grossed $90.9 domestically, Central Intelligence (in partnership with Warner Bros.) pulled in $127.4 million and Secret Life of Pets took in $365.5 million.

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Judge asks how ALCS will be played if Indians logo banned

The Toronto Blue Jays will be hosting Game 3 of the American League Championship Series on Monday evening against ... well, we'll find out earlier in the day what exactly to call the baseball team from Cleveland . "The game can go ahead, the team can play, there would be no loss of enjoyment for any viewers", she said. Now we get to the ALCS--a series Cleveland already leads 2-0 and the Blue Jays are struggling--then this comes up.

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Billy Bush suspended from NBC after Donald Trump lewd tape

The suspension comes two days after the recording of a 2005 conversation between Trump and Bush, the then host of Hollywood Access, was released . "Whoa, my man!" in a description of the actress Trump was about to meet. In a statement released by NBC , Bush said he was younger and less mature when the incident occurred, adding that he "acted foolishly in playing along".

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Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' tops North American weekend box office

In a list published by Digital Trends , the comedy, " Kevin Hart: What Now " is not even halfway close to the second spot with $11.98 million. Opening in second place was " Kevin Hart: What Now? ", starring comedian Kevin Hart. Wolff uses his small-town accountancy office as a front for his freelance work for criminal organisations. Fourth and fifth places were filled by a couple of holdovers that have been in the top five since their debut.

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Times Listening To Bob Dylan's Lyrics Is A Spiritual Experience

His music inspired thousands of people in the United States and across the world. The 75-year-old icon is the first musician to win the award, that too for literature "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song traditions".

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Pakistan leads by 242 after dismissing West Indies for 357

He spent a lot of time and gave himself a really good chance to get a score and you could see the determination on his face and his expressions. "Hopefully we can continue in this vein and keep Darren Bravo leading our batting". This was the first occasion when no.10 and no. 11 got run-out in the fourth innings of a Test. Infact, no other run outs happened in this Test. West Indies looked in serious trouble after it was all out for 357 in its first innings in reply to Pakistan's ...

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Melania Trump Goes On Offensive for Her Husband

NBC News said last night he was "leaving the show effective Monday, according to an internal memo sent to staff by Senior Vice President Noah Oppenheim, who oversees the broadcast". Bush later said he was "embarrassed and ashamed". "Those words, they were offensive to me and they were inappropriate". On the subject of the leaked Access Hollywood tape, where Donald Trump said famous people can do things to women like "grab them by the pussy", Melania echoed her husband's ...

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Randy Travis Suddenly Singing 'Amazing Grace' Will Move You To Tears

Artists like Brooks, Jackson and Clint Black would follow. Daniels' selection to induct him, Brenda Lee, thoughtfully reflected upon her first meeting the singer at a Nashville mall in the 1970s, while telling the crowd that the two had carved out such a friendship that he actually named one of his horses in her honor.

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Donald Trump calls Saturday Night Live sketch a 'hit job'

It is opening the season with four straight live episodes, will take a break October 29, and will be back on the Saturdays immediately before and after the election. Kate McKinnon's Hillary Clinton impersonation is fun and sharp - zeroing in on the notion that Hillary is an awkward, un-spontaneous campaigner, McKinnon has found a good soft target for satire.

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Little Mix slay performance of new single Shout Out To My Ex

The girls debuted their brand new single, " Shout Out To My Ex " exclusively on Sunday night's results show and boy did they BRING it! "Little Mix are yet to respond to the claims but GRL appeared to agree and weighed in with the criticism by tweeting: "#ShoutOutToUglyHeart".

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Trump Sexual Assault Accuser Speaks Through Tears to Press

The hashtag #WhyWomenDontReport started to trend on Thursday, as Twitter users responded to the Trump campaign's attempts to dismiss the latest accusations of sexual assault by questioning their timing, so close to the election. —More than 20 former crew members, editors and contestants on Trump's " Apprentice " reality show described a pattern of crass behavior and demeaning comments on the set.

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The Clean Cut: Randy Travis returns after stroke, sings 'Amazing Grace'

In July 2013, he was admitted to a Dallas area hospital for viral cardiomyopathy after developing an upper respiratory infection and three days later suffered a massive stroke that left him unable to sing, speak or walk. Travis has been rebuilding his vocal chords after suffering a severe stroke three years ago, making the moment one filled with proud and happy tears throughout the crowd.

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Wanda lures Hollywood to China with 40 percent rebate offer

Andrew Kam , former managing director of Disneyland Hong Kong, will join Wanda as vice-president of Wanda Culture Industry Group and president of Wanda Themed Entertainment Co Ltd, according to Chinese news portal thepaper. He predicted the Chinese box office would match the biggest market - the United States and Canada - by 2018, and grow by about 15 percent annually for the next 10 years.

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Box Office Roundup: The Accountant Lands At The Top

Ben Affleck stars as Christian Wolff in " The Accountant ", an autistic math savant who serves some of the world's most risky crime lords undercover as a trained assassin. Film creators can not credit exemplary reviews as the reason for the huge box-office turn out as " The Accountant " merely got an average 52 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes.


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