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Dodgers ace Kershaw to pitch in Class A rehab game Saturday

Julio Urias got what could be one of the few remaining starts for the season. He was knocked out in a five-run fifth after giving up a two-run homer to Freddie Freeman in the third. The Padres reinstated INF-OF Alexi Amarista from the 15-day DL and recalled RHP Leonel Campos from Triple-A El Paso. "In September, the calendar turns over, and you're looking at other rosters with 30-plus guys on it, and you're barely at 26, 27".

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Hillary Clinton to finally allow journalists on her plane

Starting Monday , Clinton will begin leasing a larger plane that allows for the traveling press to fly with the candidate. "But I know that no matter how many questions we answer in a variety of formats, it is the press's job to always demand more access".

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Area man among 111 inmates whose sentences Obama shortened

Because it just doesn't make sense to require a nonviolent drug offender to serve 20 years, or in some cases, life, in prison. More than one-third of the President's commutation recipients, or 232 individuals, were serving life sentences. "We remain hopeful that Congress will come to a bipartisan and lasting solution for much needed sentencing reforms before the end of the year". Obama vigorously defended his use of commutations at a news conference earlier this month, saying a bipartisan ...

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AAP suspends Sandeep Kumar from primary membership

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said he had received an "objectionable" CD of Mr Kumar and sacked him. "The CD came to us half-an-hour back". Recently we removed party's Punjab convenor over charges that he took money. Delhi BJP president Satish Upadhyay said that the article written by Mr Ashutosh has not only destroyed the fabric of the Indian culture but also of Indian politics.

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Leslie Jones attacked online again after photos, personal information leak

After the news of the hack broke on Wednesday, fellow artists and colleagues expressed support for Jones. The Department of Homeland Security is investigating the cyberattack against Ghostbusters actor Leslie Jones one day after her personal information and explicit images were leaked online.

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Democrats Troll Donald Trump With a Taco Truck in Colorado

Thursday night in an appearance on MSNBC , Donald Trump surrogate Marco Gutierrez warned of impending taco overlords if immigration continues unchecked. The Post's Philip Bump did the math, and concludes America would gain about 3.2 million taco trucks, and 9.6 million new jobs. Here is my math, for you math people out there.

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Willy Wonka, Young Frankenstein Star Gene Wilder Dies at 83

John Cena wrote, "RIP #GeneWilder absolute master". "Gene Wilder touched my life, my heart and my amusing bone with his unique and genius work". Russell Crow, in a tweet said "I saw Blazing Saddles 7 times at the cinema with my school friends".

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James Corden Fondly Remembers the Time Gene Wilder Turned Him Down

Gene Wilder, the star of the iconic 1971 movie Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory , has passed away at the age of 83. Wilder's nephew said he died late on Sunday at his home in Stamford, Connecticut, having suffered from Alzheimer's disease , the Associated Press reported.

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Mets' deGrom likely to miss next start with sore forearm

Lucie after the team leaves NY for Cincinnati. Hopefully September's better. Nice to get off on the right foot. Yelich homered for the third straight game, singled twice, drove in four runs and stole two bases. In three starts since then, however, he's allowed 16 runs on 31 hits and seven walks in 14 2/3 innings (9.82 ERA). In this one, the right-hander allowed one run on four hits in six innings of work.

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Portuguese giants keen to sign Manchester United midfielder

It seems a long, long time since Schweinsteiger was lifting the World Cup trophy in Brazil after Germany's extra-time win over Argentina. Previously, he held the post of captain Bundesmanshaft midfielder of English "Manchester United" Bastian Schweinsteiger , who on Wednesday held a farewell match for the German national team (against Finland - 2: 0).

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Manuel Neuer Out To Raise Germany's Standards

Germany's Bastian Schweinsteiger gets honoured by his teammates after their friendly match with Finland in Moenchengladbach, Germany on August 31, 2016. I know what Manchester United want. "One thing is for sure: I'm not going to stop playing football", he added. "Of course we have had talks and I have no problem with Jose Mourinho ".

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Mel Brooks insulted Gene Wilder the first time they met

Another wrote: "Say what you want about @coldplay but they know how to bash out a heartwarming tribute". "I'm a very fortunate lady to have been chosen to be a part of something that brings smiles to so many faces", the child actress told PEOPLE .

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Mexican director raps president's Trump meeting 'betrayal'

Salvia said that the favorable image Trump displayed in his talks with the chief of state of a major neighboring nation would count for far more with the U.S. It looks like Donald Trump's meeting with Enrique Pena Nieto failed to win over Mexico's president. Many of them have denounced the nominee's hard-line immigration speech, and at least two members of the council have resigned.

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Dogs Can Understand Human Speech, Scientists Learn

According to The Huffington Post , Eötvös Loránd University researchers gathered 13 family dogs that live with their pet parents and trained them to lie in an fMRI scanner. Dogs heard praise words in praising intonation, praise words in neutral intonation, and also some neutral conjunction words, meaningless to them, in praising and neutral intonations.

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Stranger Things Season 2 confirmed for 2017 debut

Writers/creators Matt and Ross Duffer will return, along with executive producers Shawn Levy and Dan Cohen . "There's going to be a lot of new and interesting dynamics that we didn't see in season one", Matt Duffer told Entertainment Weekly shortly after the announcement.

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Clinton accuses Trump of helping radical fringe group

She also criticized Trump's association with his new campaign CEO and former Breitbart executive Stephen K. Bannon, using language that was quite similar to something said in Philadelphia last month. While Clinton may have a commanding lead over Trump in the last Quinnipiac University national poll , it also shows that with only 11 weeks to go, voters see her as the more dishonest candidate.

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Junior doctors announce series of five-day strikes

The BMA has said it is "absolutely behind" junior doctors and dismissed suggestions that the council's vote to approve strike action was a narrow split of 16-14. "Patient safety is our priority and to ensure high quality and safe care and welfare can be maintained throughout the period". How will patients be affected? Dr.

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Lawyer for Chris Brown: no guns, drugs found in house

When officers arrived, Mr. "There was no gun or guns found in the home", Geragos said at his law offices in downtown Los Angeles . The arrest , which occurred outside the view of several news helicopters that swirled overhead and throngs of camera crews gathered at the bottom of Brown's hilltop estate, marked the conclusion of almost 14-hour-long stand-off and investigation by police.

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Hackers break into election systems in Illinois, Arizona

Reid's letter follows a spate of hacking attacks targeting USA political databases, including some that officials and cybersecurity experts have blamed on hackers with links to the Russian government. "Attempts should not be made to touch or ping the IP addresses directly", reads the warning. These hacks are especially concerning considering numerous states will be allowing online voting this election cycle, leading many to believe that the systems could be hacked and have votes improperly ...

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Mel Brooks Remembers Gene Wilder on Tonight Show

Wilder himself has other memories from that first meeting with Brooks and they were just as great. " I'm still reeling from that, 'no more Gene, ' I can't call him", said Brooks during his appearance Tuesday night on "The Late Show with Jimmy Fallon".

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Chinese glass bridge, world's longest, closes

Eight times as many have travelled to the site, a spokesman told CNN . More than 10,000 people flocked to the bridge in China's Hunan province every day, overwhelming managers who had planned to limit visitors to no more than 8,000, local media said.

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Mets mum on whether star pitcher deGrom is ailing

I was frustrated with how I pitched". "If you look back, I yanked a few in the lefthanded batters box, where I am normally pretty good at locating my fastball". Freddie Freeman hit a two-run homer and walked with the bases loaded for a third RBI. Even with the win, the Marlins still trail the Mets by a game.

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NBA Star Dwayne Wade's cousin memorialized in Chicago

The death of 32-year-old Nykea Aldridge this past weekend certainly got the media's attention, but not because she was a mom who was killed by a couple of losers who should've been behind bars thanks to their criminal records. The unfortunate occasion? A Town Hall discussion, hosted by The Undefeated, that addressed gun violence, policing and responsibility. "I'm sick and exhausted of it and everybody in Chicago should be sick and exhausted of it", Johnson said.

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Race and racism in the 2016 campaign

Many minority voters have found Trump's dire description of their lives to be condescending — and African American community leaders have dismissed Trump's message — delivered largely in front of predominantly white rally audiences — as more meant to reassure undecided white voters that he's not racist than actually help communities of color.

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MTV VMAs 2016: pop's big night falls flat - but Beyoncé shines

Kanye West missed his dress rehearsal before the MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) on Sunday (08.28.16) night. The pre-show performances included Alessia Cara and Troye Sivan performed "Wild Things, ' "Wild" & "Scars To Your Beautiful" followed by Jidenna performing "Little Bit More" and Lukas Graham performed his hit "Mama Said".

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Oil Prices Climb On Weather Fears, OPEC Speculation

Hints that the U.S. Federal Reserve could soon raise interest rates had also been a drag on oil in recent days. As oil is denominated in dollars, a stronger greenback lowers buying power for foreign traders. Members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries are due to meet informally in Algeria on the sidelines of the International Energy Forum (IEF) on September 26-28, and are expected to seek to revive a global output freeze deal.

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Some Hispanic leaders feel misled by Trump

Indianapolis' Immigrant Welcome Center expects that by 2025, minorities will make up the majority of Marion County, with immigrants making up roughly 13 percent. Kaine also says Trump's casting of Mexican immigrants as criminals is similar to past discrimination against Irish and Jewish people. Miami Republican Rep.

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Leaked document reveals Donald Trump's prepared answers for questions at black church

Before he arrived, Carla Griffin, 54, sat on her front porch at Brown and 13th Streets, wondering how anyone could take seriously his brief dip into Philadelphia. We're not here to say we agree. "A tiger can't change his stripes". "We're the only ones that know what's going on with illegal immigration", Trump said as he met with a woman who said her daughter was killed by gangster wannabes.

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FDA Yanks OTC Antibacterial Soaps

The FDA ultimately said that the information requested in 2013 on the 19 chemicals either never was supplied from companies using them or "the data and information that were submitted were not sufficient for the agency to find that these ingredients are generally recognized as safe and effective ".

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Roman Catholic Church to Recognize Mother Teresa as a Saint

In the final years of Mother Teresa's life, Kumar painted several portraits of the diminutive nun. A year later, in 1929, Mother Teresa moved to India and taught at a Catholic school for girls. CBS News and NBC News look at the criticism that's been lobbed her way-including allegations of shoddy health care, "cozying up to dictators", and promoting the virtue of suffering more than solutions to remedy it.

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Georgetown Will Offer Admissions Preferences to Descendants of Slaves

A university report recommending the policy also calls on Georgetown officials to issue a formal apology for the school's participation in the slave trade. The group found the university's dependence on slavery was greater than originally believed, with slave labour and sales factored in to the original financing model of the university.

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LAX Shooting Scare Triggers Second Airport Panic in Two Weeks

Terrified passengers dropped their bags and escaped through emergency exits and ran on to the tarmac while others attempted to flee up luggage chutes on Sunday night as police with guns drawn swarmed the massive, multi-terminal airport. Video shows at least six officers confronting the man, who is dressed as fictional crime fighter Zorro, outside Terminal 7 around 8:40 p.m. Sunday.

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Michael Phelps' Fiancee Nicole Johnson Spills Wedding Details

Nicole said that she and the victor of a record 23 Olympic gold medals both knew that if they had tried to get married and had a child one of the previous times they were together, it wouldn't have worked out so well. Johnson did reveal she and Phelps will be saying "I do" above water. She goes on to say that they both had "a lot of learning to do" before they could settle down and begin a life together.

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Hurricane Hermine makes landfall near Tallahassee

Locations near Raleigh and Fayetteville could experience gusts up to 25 or 35mph. He adds, the leftover spin from the exiting storm could also still produce a quick tornado, especially before 6 p.m. Hermine will continue to cross through eastern SC through the rest of the evening with tropical storm conditions across much of the area. He said an unknown number were taken to area hospitals with injuries that weren't thought to be life-threatening.

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Britney Spears: Motherhood helps alleviate my anxiety

Speaking on " Today ", she said: "I don't see it as a comeback". I was getting anxious, worrying he wouldn't like me. Luckily though, no matter how bad the dates or how much she worries about work, she's always got some constants in her life.


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