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Minnesota man confesses to 1989 killing of Jacob Wetterling

Heinrich is expected to be sentenced later this fall to 20 years in prison on federal child pornography charges. "He's not getting away with anything". "It's good to have answers, but it's bittersweet", Ebben said after the boy's buried remains were found and identified. It's incredibly painful to know his last days, last hours, last minutes.

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has bacterial pneumonia: campaign

The interview will air on WUPL on Thursday, Sept. 15 at 9 a.m. CST. He takes a statin medication, a drug often used to lower cholesterol, and his liver function and thyroid function tests "are all within the normal range". "But a campaign spokeswoman confirmed that Trump handed Dr. Oz a one-page summary of the physical exam he underwent last week". "I just talked to her - she's feeling great and I think she'll be back out there tomorrow", former President Bill Clinton said Wednesday, ...

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Obama's vow to lift economic sanctions welcomed in Myanmar

According to the U.S State Department , Obama's announcement reflects Burma's progress towards democratic consolidation and the department's continued commitment to help the new government deliver on expectations for democracy and economic growth.

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Prater field goal lifts Lions

Stafford led the offense on a furious five-play, 50-yard drive in 33 seconds to set up Prater's game-winning 43-yard field goal to put the Lions ahead for good. So it was 34-28, opening the door for Colts quarterback Andrew Luck to pull off another comeback. "Most of the people that you're observing don't understand maybe the value of having three timeouts, and also how you got there without using any timeouts".

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South Sudan newspaper shut down after corruption report

So we hope we will be able to secure some kind of Council consensus path forward, where as a Council, we are prepared to hold the Government of South Sudan to the commitments they made to the Council when we visited. Ladsous told reporters after briefing the Security Council on Wednesday the agreement "has not been enacted upon at all". "We need to see concrete progress in the deployment of the RPF and concrete progress on securing movement for United Nations peacekeepers so that civilians ...

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Hillary Clinton 'fit to serve' as president, doctor says

Clinton's health became a sudden focus of the presidential race after she abruptly left the event commemorating the 15th anniversary of the terrorist attacks in NY and was later filmed stumbling and being helped into a van by her aides. During an appearance last month on "Jimmy Kimmel Live", Clinton called the GOP claims about her health a "wacky strategy" and opened a jar of pickles to show her strength.

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Israel's Peres improves but remains critically ill after stroke

Nationwide concern mounted over the condition of 93-year-old Peres, widely respected as an elder statesman both in Israel and overseas. "We will continue to sedate him in order to ease his breathing and prevent him from getting upset about things that are happening around him that could raise his blood pressure rather than it being neurologically necessary", explained Walden.

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G20 Summit: China and US Talk business on exchange rates

Turnbull, meanwhile, said Australia wanted an early free trade agreement with Britain so markets could remain open between them when Britain formally left the European trading bloc. Beijing promised in January to reduce steel production capacity by 100 to 150 million tons by 2020. "China has gone through a similar development stage to India and it still has made significant commitment towards curbing global warming".

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Trump, Clinton tied in new poll

But independents in the state overwhelmingly support Trump over Clinton - 43% to 29%. Speaking on "Newsroom", Milbank spoke specifically to Clinton's assertion that more than "half" of Trump's supporters display racist or bigoted tendencies, in the process quoting data as collected by the American National Election Studies.

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Cauvery protests: Curfew lifted, Bengaluru limps back to normalcy

But most schools declared a holiday on Wednesday as well, and so have a few colleges. The Chief Minister has sought an appointment with Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking his intervention in the matter but the latter, in a statement, said the dispute can be resolved only legally.

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Juncker vows Brexit won't kill off EU

The speech came several days before 27 European Union leaders - without British Prime Minister Theresa May - are set to meet in Slovakia to discuss Europe's future after Brexit. Seeking leeway from Brussels could be hard, not least because there is disagreement in the British government about what concessions to make in negotiations.

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Kerry, Lavrov agree to 48-hour extension of Syria truce

The ceasefire has drastically reduced fighting across the country between Syrian government forces and insurgents. Staffan de Mistura, the UN's Syria envoy, on Tuesday hailed the truce for bringing about "a significant drop in violence" despite isolated violence.

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Samajwadi Party not in trouble, allocating portfolios CM's prerogative: Shivpal Yadav

Ram Gopal categorically said that the party leadership (read Mulayam Singh Yadav) made a mistake, though not deliberately by removing Akhilesh Yadav as UP SP chief. He will not let that happen at any cost while the prime actors in this latest bout of feud also know that without Netaji neither has any chance with the people of UP.

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United Nations has 'problem' getting aid to Syria: lack of government OK

At least 20 trucks carrying enough supplies for 40,000 people are now being held at the Turkish-Syrian border, unable to travel further without permission from the Damascus government. Letters of permission from the Syrian government for humanitarian deliveries were not part of the deal. Russian Federation is therefore unlikely to help serve the ultimate interests of the Syrian people, which is deposing the despot whose regime has killed more Syrians than any terrorist group.

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USAF flies B-1B bombers over South Korea amid North Korean threats

Gen. Vincent Brooks, commander of U.S. Forces Korea and the combined forces, called the test an "unacceptable threat" and said the bombers were just one example of the "deep arsenal" available to defend the peninsula. The U.S. and South Korea can continue to tighten sanctions and stage all the demonstrations of strength they want, but Kim likely knows that there's only so much anyone is willing to do to stop him as North Korea gets ever closer to becoming a full-fledged nuclear power .

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21 dead in explosion and fire at Bangladesh factory

The BBC reported about 100 people including machine operators and guards were in the building at the time of the fire. It happened as workers prepared to swap shifts in the morning. Any decision on whether to bring charges would have to be taken by a court. The deputy inspector general of factory inspection said that authorities also plan to file cases against the company and its owner for violating building and safety codes.

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Phoney war continues as European Union meets to discuss post-Brexit future

As Michał Owczarek reports, in his speech Juncker highlighted the killing of a Polish man in the United Kingdom as an example of what might happen if Europe does not unite. "So from the level of the Government we are keeping our eyes on it, we are sensitive to the issues, but we are not getting overly excited and anxious about what will take place", the Minister of Finance said.

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Bengaluru Protests: Cauvery violence hits Amazon, Flipkart; IT companies left anxious

The situation worsened when a video of a Tamil Nadu-based boy being thrashed by men from Karnataka went viral on Monday (12 September). "Such disputes can not be resolved by whipping up passions amongst the people of both the states and pitting them against each other".

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No Brexit talks for 12 months, says top official

CCTV America's Owen Fairclough reports. Nigel Farage, leader of the UK Independence Party which led the push for Brexit, criticised the focus on "military Europe" and said that "having listened to you, I am pleased we voted to leave". The European Parliament and the wider EU have been shaken by the Brexit vote in June. On the subject of Brexit , Mr Juncker urged Britain to begin withdrawal talks as soon as possible and reiterated the European Commission stance that there would be no "a ...

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Brazil's ex-speaker Eduardo Cunha expelled from office amid corruption charges

Defending himself, he said he was 'paying the... Brazilian lawmakers are deciding whether Cunha, a. With the vote, the manipulative long-time economist, radio host and politician lost his position despite his skill for maneuvering political processes, establishing complex and sometimes unlikely alliances within Congress, surviving government changes and evading repeated corruption charges (until now).

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Donald Trump Visits Michigan, Tours Flint's Water Plant

Trump attacked Hillary Clinton, but was scolded by the pastor who invited him. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's trip to Flint, Michigan , was deemed as a visit to learn about the crisis that forced an entire community to use bottled water for the most basic of their needs for over two years.

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Koetter discusses opening day win in 'Koetter's Korner'

We just want to get in the end zone". He was taught to operate it as a rookie by former offensive coordinator Mike Mularkey and quarterback coach Bill Musgrave back in 2008. Jones is coming off a spectacular 2015 season during which he tallied 136 receptions for 1,871 yards and eight touchdowns. "We definitely have some things to clean up", said Quinn, whose team committed three penalties that allowed the Bucs first downs.

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Donald Trump Goes Off Script With Tasteless Remark About Hillary Clinton's Health

She prescribed antibiotics and rest, but Clinton continued to travel, and over several days, "her congestion worsened and she developed a cough", Bardack wrote. "Mrs. Clinton has been seen by me this year for routine care", Clinton's physician, Dr. Bardack, wrote in the letter published on the Democratic nominee's official site .

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Trump beating Clinton 45% to 43% in new national poll

Both candidates remain largely unliked, with majorities saying they have an unfavourable view of each candidate in the new poll . Mrs. Obama's task will be to urge all voters, but especially young people, in hotly contested Virginia to support Clinton and running mate Tim Kaine in the November 8 election.

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Clinton 'fit to serve' as USA president: Doctor

Donald Trump disclosed new health records during the taping of a medical chat show set to air today, the same day his White House rival Hillary Clinton returns to the fray after being grounded by pneumonia. Clinton's remarks Thursday will focus on lifting up children and families, as the campaign tries to break through with a more positive message. According to Clinton's physician Dr Lisa Bardack, Clinton underwent a chest scan that revealed she had "mild, non-contagious bacterial ...

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G20 to explore long-term growth potential: Xi Jinping

The United States' "obsession with special privileges" lies behind several US media organization's accusation that China treated USA reporters rudely during the G20 Leaders Summit in Hangzhou, sources said. "Facing current risks and challenges in the world economy, we will continue to reinforce macro policy communication and coordination", Xi said. A USA official said "differences remain" despite two rounds of talks between Secretary of State John Kerry and his counterpart Sergei Lavrov on ...

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United Nations and Turkey seek security guarantees before aid enters Aleppo

Part of the agreement requires the ability to deliver aid to those in need, especially to rebel-held areas of Aleppo that have been encircled by government forces. The architects of the truce hope it can pave the way for the delivery of humanitarian aid to besieged areas and lead to the resumption of peace talks aimed at ending the 5 ½ year conflict.

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'Sully' tops at box office: America needs its hero

The mystery "Bough" is "an example of a guilty pleasure not chasing Oscar", says Dergarabedian, adding that it's another successful early fall mashup of romance, horror and suspense with a predominantly African-American cast after " The Perfect Guy ", which topped the box office a year ago.

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Syria truce holds at start of second day: monitor

The delay was a sign of the difficulties facing the ceasefire , brokered by the United States and Russian Federation on Friday with the aim of reviving talks on ending Syria's civil war. Turkey launched an incursion into northern Syria in late August, driving IS away from the border and also seeking to counter the advance of US -backed Kurdish forces, which Ankara views with suspicion.

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Roethlisberger throws for 3 TDs as Pittsburgh Steelers beat Washington Redskins

The Steelers only put the ball in the air once, for 16 yards to Antonio Brown. The Redskins gashed the Steelers for occasional big plays, but ultimately it didn't affect the outcome of Monday's game. NOTES: Linebacker Ryan Shazier left the game in the fourth quarter with a right knee injury and did not return, but he said afterward that he was removed for precautionary reasons.

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South China Sea row tops ASEAN summit agenda

Over the past more than a decade, the DOC principle of having direct talks between concerned parties over their disputes has been significant for China and the ASEAN nations to maintain peace and stability in the South China Sea, said the premier.

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Syrian combatants yet to withdraw from Aleppo road

State Department spokesman Mark Toner said Kerry and Lavrov had spoken by telephone earlier on Wednesday and agreed it was worth extending the truce. In besieged rebel-held Aleppo, Mohammed Khandakani, a 28-year old attorney, said calm was prevailing in an area that had seen some of the heaviest violence in the days leading up to the cease-fire.

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Bill Cosby Trial Date Set … for June 2017

Prosecutors at Tuesday's hearing say they want at least 13 other women who have accused Cosby of attacking them to testify. Cosby's lawyers also plan on filing a motion in the next 60 days to move the trial venue from Norristown, Pennsylvania, to another city.

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Saudi services to hajj pilgrims hailed

Iranian supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, voiced similar sentiments Tuesday, accusing Saudi Arabia of intentionally killing pilgrims a year ago. The cause of the crush remains largely unexplained by Saudi Arabia. He claims that the Saudis foster religious divisions and arm "the evil infidel groups", referring to extreme Sunni organizations like ISIL, who see the Shi'ites and any other Muslim minority group as infidels deserving death.

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Syrian rivals blame each other for breaking ceasefire

Ahmad al-Masalmeh, an opposition activist in the southern province of Daraa, where the 2011 uprising against Assad's regime began, said the province was relatively calm apart from four shells falling in rebel-held areas Tuesday afternoon. But he said the United Nations was still waiting for Damascus to issue letters authorising the deliveries. Senior U.S. officials say the deal crafted by the U.S.


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