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NFL Week 2 Game of the Week

Tyler Boyd caught 6-of-8 targets for 78 yards in the Bengals' Week 2 loss to the Steelers. More importantly, it might also show that Pittsburgh's secondary is growing into one that is capable of stopping an opponent's best option. VIKINGS 17, PACKERS 14 Sam Bradford completed 22 of 30 passes for 286 yards, 2 touchdowns and no turnovers in his Minnesota debut to lead the host Vikings over Green Bay.

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Donald Trump loses it over upcoming 'phony' Hillary Clinton debates

Hillary Clinton is going to sweep to victory in NY on the basis of overwhelming support in the city, but that isn't going to help other Democrats-especially those running for the state Senate. The Senate's top Democrat is escalating his attacks on Donald Trump , saying the Republican presidential nominee would be the "scammer in chief" if elected.

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Military plane crashes north of Sacramento; 2 pilots eject

Authorities say two pilots ejected before the crash Tuesday morning in the Sierra Buttes about 60 miles north of Sacramento . Operational U-2 planes are single-seater aircraft, but there are five two-seater versions used to train new pilots.

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North Korea dismisses USA bomber flyover as bluff

Brooks, U.S. Forces Korea commander, in a statement issued by the U.S. military in Seoul . South Korea in July announced plans to deploy THAAD, a sophisticated USA missile defense system, to counter growing nuclear and missile threats from the North.

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U.S. repeats show of nuclear force over SKorea

The US Air Force has flown two supersonic bombers over South Korea in a show of force towards North Korea. It also launched an intermediate-range missile in June that experts said marked a technological advance for the isolated state after several test failures.

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Siwan journalist murder case: Wanted shooter Md. Kaif surrenders before police

Md. Kaif was spotted with mafia don Shahabuddin. "Police initiated action of property attachment in accordance with the court order", Siwan Superintendent of Police Saurav Kumar Sah had said. While police said that Kaif would be taken on remand and interrogated for his role in Ranjan's murder, they revealed that Rohit, Sonu, Rishu, Vijay and Rajesh-the shooters of Ranjan-had confessed to committing the crime on the direction of Azharuddin Beg alias Laddan Mian, a sharpshooter working for ...

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Celebration of Mother Teresa's canonization

Held at St. Peter's Square in Vatican City , a huge applause broke out from the audience as Pope Francis began the ceremony - with a portrait of Mother Teresa hanging on display from the Basilica. Pope Francis said Sunday morning that people may struggle to refer to the Albanian nun as "Saint Teresa". Mother Teresa in 1979 received a Nobel Peace Prize for her humanitarian work.

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Sidhu decides against floating political party

The forum welcomes any alliance for the betterment of Punjab and will not be a political party. Sidhu said they won't divide the anti incumbency vote bank which could indirectly benefit the 'corroborative and collusive Badal-Amrinder nexus which has plundered Punjab in the last 15 years'.

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Mulayam appoints Amar Singh as SP's national general secy

Amar's appointment as general secretary may again trigger resentment within the family though Akhilesh on Tuesday sought to put up a fearless face and said the family was united. The minister also strongly denied that the recent crisis would affect the party's image in the upcoming elections, as he felt that the development agenda of the chief minister would win votes for the party to return to power after 2017 assembly elections.

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One Soldier Died while LoC Infiltration on Tuesday, 10 Militants Killed

Uri (Jammu and Kashmir): Pakistan Army troopers fired at Indian posts here in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, two days after an audacious terror strike killed 18 soldiers in the garrison town of Uri , near the Line of Control (LoC). Indian officials declined to comment on the flags. According to the Indian Army, infiltration attempts from across the border with Pakistan have increased this year in comparison with the past three to four years.

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Soros to spend $500m to help migrants

Obama commented as the White House announced that more than four dozen US businesses have pledged $650 million to help refugees. The new commitments come as the world attempts to cope with a mounting refugee crisis that has displaced more people than at any time since World War II .

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Trump up by 1 point over Clinton in NC

But the Real Clear Politics average of recent surveys shows a much tighter contest, with Clinton's edge over Trump at a mere 1.3 points. Trump, the Republican nominee, has vowed to compete in NY, saying he expects to fare well. Let a red-faced Trump rant and throw wild punches while she disarms him with civility, likeability and even humor. She said she has no regrets about accepting the money from Trump and repeated that her office did nothing improper.

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Egypt's Coptic church criticized over el-Sissi rallies at UN

Democratic and Republican Presidential candidates, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, sought the attention of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who among the leaders in NY for the 71st United Nations General Assembly. Clinton's decision to meet with Ukraine's Poroshenko has also given rise to questions concerning Russian-Ukranian relations, and may signal that she's not giving Putin a free pass for invading Ukraine.

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U.S. charges NY bomb suspect with use of weapons of mass destruction

He stabbed my son and hit my wife. "And I put him in the jail two years ago". Agents conducted interviews, checked with other agencies and looked at internal databases, "none of which revealed ties to terrorism", the bureau said in a statement.

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Stocks rise after Bank of Japan move, ahead of Fed

The Japanese yen had initially sold off after the BoJ introduced an interest-rate target for 10-year government bonds, committing to keep them around zero, and said it would continue with its asset-purchase program until inflation "exceeds" 2%.

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Florida WR Antonio Callaway questionable for Tennessee game

Freshman Mason Fine was the only QB for North Texas all day, and he was stifled and overwhelmed, going 6 for 22 with 66 yards passing and a pick. Hinton was injured while making his second start of the season against DE on Saturday.

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Sri Lankan President calls Modi, condemns Uri attack

They want to trigger a spiral of violence. "Pakistan's reckless behavior in this regard is a serious security risk to its neighbors - and India unfortunately pays the price all too often". The Sri Lankan Government Monday strongly condemned the terrorist attack on an Indian military base in Kashmir on Sunday 18th September 2016 and urged global cooperation to eliminate terrorism.

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Hillary Clinton extends lead over Donald Trump nationally

Libertarian Party nominee Gary Johnson and Green Party nominee Jill Stein, both of whom will be on Florida's ballot, drew 6% and 1%, respectively. The latest Monmouth University poll shows Trump ahead of Clinton in Georgia by only three points, 45% to 42%, despite Georgia's traditional status as a "red" state.

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NIA takes over probe of Uri terror attack, Army also inquiring

The militants broke into the base near the de facto border with Pakistan before dawn and lobbed grenades at tents and barracks housing soldiers, before opening fire with automatic weapons, the army said. "All groups infiltrating from Pakistan carry this kind of kit", an NIA official said, "so it doesn't tell us anything very specific". Later, State Department Spokesperson John Kirby said that Kerry "reiterated the need for Pakistan to prevent all terrorists from using Pakistani territory as ...

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More than a million refugees have fled South Sudan

U.S. Rep. Tom Rooney (R-FL) joined a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers in introducing legislation on Tuesday that would impose an arms embargo and sanctions in response to South Sudan's civil war. He said he had been struck by an attitude of impunity among the South Sudanese who have enriched themselves. Other senior officials were also named in the Sentry report.

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30 missing after ferry capsizes in Bangladesh

Ziaul Hasan, a police official in the southern district of Barisal, said the bank of the River Sandhya collapsed and a huge slab of mud fell on the ferry while it was anchored alongside. Some passengers managed to swim to shore when the ferry sank shortly after setting off from the Barisal district carrying an estimated 70 to 80 people.

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Clinton leads Trump by five points in Florida

In one case from 2007, Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club faced $120,000 in unpaid fines from the town of Palm Beach, Florida, resulting from a dispute over the size of a flagpole. At a rally later Tuesday, in Kenansville, North Carolina, Trump predictfed Clinton will copy his language and policy on national security at next week's debate.

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Labour's NEC seeks to restore unity amid warnings party could be 'decimated'

He said that he would not serve in Mr Corbyn's shadow cabinet but would speak up from the backbenches, adding that he was "absolutely determined that the Labour Party needs to have people fighting to unite the party but crucially people who are determined to make us electable".

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Nigel Farage pledges support to Ukip leadership successor

And speaking about Brexit, she said that "the UK's signature ink is still not dry on that document", before stressing that there would be no compromises in their lobbying for a swift exit from the EU. But Hamilton has said he refuses to "go away" and said it seems a "rather weird way to unite a party". Five people are hoping to fill Farage's shoes, among whom is the party's co-deputy chair, leadership favorite Diane James.

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Thousands of migrants flee huge fire at Lesbos camp

Prior to the fire , the compound saw two separate protests, one staged by a group of migrants and one by local residents, AFP reports . Under the deal, new arrivals on Greek islands after March 20 face deportation to Turkey unless they successfully apply for asylum in Greece.

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UN Adopts Declaration on Refugees

The article could not have been more transparent in stating the administration's objective: President Obama announced that the United States will welcome more refugees from around the world, increasing the number of people we receive by 40 percent over the next two years, to 100,000 in 2017.

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Obama, Pentagon Leaders Honor 9/11 Victims at Remembrance Ceremony

For we know that our diversity - our patchwork heritage - is not a weakness; it is still, and always will be, one of our greatest strengths. In a time when some choose to see diversity as a reason for division, Obama called it "one of our greatest strengths".

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Charlotte quiet after police shooting protest

Police said they had been searching for someone who had an outstanding warrant at The Village at College Downs complex on Old Concord Road when they saw Keith Lamont Scott leave his auto holding a gun . Scott, who was not the suspect they were seeking, got out of the auto holding a "firearm", then went back in, according to police. The man was armed but not the man police were looking for, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said in a news release.

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United States bombers conduct second South Korea flyover

The other flew over the base in Pyeongtaek, 70 km south of Seoul, and returned to US Andersen Air Force Base on Guam, the US Forces Korea said . "The bond between the United States and the Republic of Korea is ironclad and the strength of that commitment will not be shaken by North Korea's aggressive behavior", 7th Air Force Commander Lieutenant Gen.

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Migrant boat capsizes off Egypt, killing at least 29

Fifteen ambulances have been deployed to the area to collect the dead bodies and transport injured people to hospitals. Some 320 migrants and refugees drowned off the Greek island of Crete in June. The incident comes months after the head of the EU's border agency warned that growing numbers of Europe-bound migrants and refugees were turning to Egypt as a departure point for the perilous journey across the Mediterranean.

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Something serious must have happened: Jon Voight on Brangelina split

The 41-year-old actress filed documents at Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday (19.09.16) to end her two-year marriage to Brad Pitt, citing irreconcilable differences, and she has asked for the items as well as "additional separate property assets".

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South Africa's Tutu out of hospital after treatment

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu is responding well to the treatment he's been receiving in hospital, according to his daughter Mpho Tutu van Furth. He described them as "extraordinary human beings". In a statement, the Arch's wife, Leah Tutu expressed her appreciation to doctors, hospital staff and everyone sending well wishes. She also addressed "disturbing" false reports about her father being dead: "The hoax messages are very disturbing and incredibly unkind, not only to the family but ...

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Turkey's Erdogan urges world to fight against Gulen

Turkey is going to overcome the refugee burden, he said, but according to Erdogan, the European Union can never "account for the inconsistency they have displayed in the face of such a fundamental humanitarian crisis". The Euphrates Shield operation initially targeted IS militias, but most of the focus since has been on checking the advance of US -backed Syrian Kurdish fighters.

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UC Berkeley reinstates Palestine history class after outcry

Shortly after the course began the UC Berkeley Hillel as well as Hillel global called out the course for antisemitism, asking UC Berkeley's president, Janet Napolitano along with administrators to condemn the course. "That really should raise eyebrows in scholarly circles". In addition, Hadweh worked with faculty members to revise the course description. The content remains unchanged.

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United Kingdom military 'would never' target Syrian forces, May says

The cease-fire came into effect on September 12. Some reports have emerged that the Syrians weren't wearing uniforms, and weren't in the place that the coalition expected them to be, but defense officials wouldn't comment on the particulars.


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