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Pipe Bomb Blast in New Jersey Cancels Charity Run

Authorities lifted all travel restrictions in the sleepy Shore community of roughly 1,600 year-round residents and the beach is open, said Special Agent Michael Whitaker, a spokesman for the Federal Bureau of Investigation office in Newark.

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10 things to know about the 2016 U.S. presidential debate

Donald Trump's campaign manager says her boss' comment that presidential debate moderator Lester Holt is a Democrat isn't a lie, because the candidate didn't know Holt's voter registration. Voter sentiment ahead of the first of three US presidential debates underscores how the race remains a close call in some battleground states as Americans decide between two candidates who are both viewed as "risky" and "scary".

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This New Google Doodle Wants to Help You Register to Vote

With six weeks left until the United States presidential election, Google is reminding its users to register to vote with its Monday doodle . Great Falls: Montana Women Vote will be outside of the Walmart registering voters from 3 to 7 p.m.

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Barack Obama advices Hillary Clinton to 'be yourself' before presidential debates

Moreover, most voters oppose the hard-line approach to immigration that is a centerpiece of the billionaire businessman's campaign. Trump and Clinton are the two least popular presidential candidates in history, and their ferocious battle is smashing precedents and dominating public discourse.

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How to Watch the First Presidential Debate

The board includes spaces that read "Benghazi", "emails" and " the wall ". According to the data, Clinton has 42 percent of the vote with Trump right behind at 41 percent. Judging by recent polls, if either candidate is able to make even small in-roads in garnering additional support during and after the upcoming nationally broadcast debates, it could prove to be the difference between becoming the next president and not.

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Swiss endorse new surveillance powers

While most of the West continues to debate how its governments can best balance privacy and security, voters in Switzerland have approved more state surveillance-not less of it. The vote highlighs how public attitudes have shifted, with the law's proponents invoking the string of recent attacks across Europe in Brussels, Nice and Paris.

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Air Force colonel who faced rape charge found dead in home

The coroner's office said it could be four to six weeks before the findings of an autopsy are released. Caughey joined the Air Force in 1993. Caughey's court-martial was scheduled to begin October 17. Strategic Command. According to charging documents filed by the Air Force in December, Caughey raped one woman as he held her against the wall and floor, groped women on two other occasions, and violated an order from a two-star general to stay away from another victim.

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Putin back in power with landslide victory

Voting was set to finish at 8pm on Sunday in the country's western timezone. Amid low voter turnout , Putin's United Russia party carried over 53 percent of the vote, but single candidate districts means United will have a supermajority.

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Minnesota's 'Big D' sparks win over Carolina 22-10

He put as many positives as he could on a performance that lacked them. Though he isn't seeing the field as much as his 2016 National Football League draft teammate, Worley is being worked into the defense more often and is making his name known for positive things.

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Philippines' Duterte to forge closer ties with China, Russia

Dutere has had an uneasy relationship with the USA, which has criticized his bloody crackdown on illegal drugs in which more than 3,000 people have died. But as Michael Sullivan recently reported for NPR , the president and his bloody war on drugs remain popular within the Philippines . Duterte made the statement in a speech delivered before the officers of the Malacañang Press Corps, Malacañang Cameramen Association, and Presidential Photographers Association.

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Palestinians condemn Trump vow on Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Trump, who has known Netanyahu "for many years" also expressed support for U.S. military assistance provided to Israel and he called upon Palestinians to "renounce hatred and violence and accept Israel as a Jewish State". She came into the city from Chappaqua after several days of intense preparations for her first debate with her Republican rival, Donald Trump, tomorrow night.

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Top US general: 'Concerning' that US base hit with mustard agent

Hundreds of U.S. troops are now based in Qayyarah West for an anticipated offensive against Daesh forces in Mosul , the capital of the group in Iraq . "And in many, many areas, those partner forces have stopped Daesh (the Arabic acronym for IS) dead in their tracks", said Sampson. ISIL overran large areas north and west of Baghdad in 2014, but Iraqi forces backed by US-led air strikes and training have since retaken significant ground, including the cities of Tikrit , Ramadi and ...

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Duterte invites UN, EU to investigate human rights

Upon taking office on June 30, Duterte launched a campaign against drug traffickers. "When I read the European Union condemnation, I'm telling them, f*** you". State Department spokesman John Kirby said in response that the USA was "not aware of any official communication by the Philippine government to that that effect and to seek that result", but was aware of Duterte's comments.

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Britain's Boris Johnson visits Syrian refugee camp in Turkey

Johnson, the former mayor of London, was named in May as the victor of the Spectator magazine's "President Tayyip Erdogan Offensive Poetry competition" for a five-line entry that involved the Turkish president, wild oats and a goat. "We may be leaving the European Union but we are not leaving Europe". Diplomats say former prime minister Antonio Guterres of Portugal remains the top choice to succeed Ban Ki-moon as the next United Nations secretary-general after he was the only candidate to ...

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Corbyn re-elected as leader of Britain's Labour Party

Mr Corbyn, who won over 60 per cent of the vote in yesterday's leadership vote, has announced a campaign day against the government's policy on grammar schools, due to take place on Saturday. However, the shadow of deselection still hangs over dissenting MPs despite their leader insisting that the "vast majority" will have no problems as local parties choose candidates for new and altered constituencies created by the redrawing of boundaries.

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9 wounded in Houston shooting; suspect dead, was a lawyer

The Houston Fire Department said ambulances transported at least 6 people from the scene. Three other people were treated for minor injuries and released. The gunman in that attack, Arcan Cetin, 20, was born in Turkey and is a legal USA permanent resident, officials say. The Houston Police Department stated on Twitter that the suspect was "DOA".

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Syrian government planes bombard Aleppo as diplomacy degenerates

Ms Power said that Russia's Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov, was lying the United Nations that Russian Federation was committed to a peaceful solution. But he said that bringing peace to Syria was "almost an impossible task now". She said Security Council members must "have the courage to say who is responsible for this and in a single voice tell Russian Federation to stop".

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Cop who killed Terence Crutcher charged with manslaughter

Officer Betty Shelby "reacted unreasonably" when she fatally shot 40-year-old Terence Crutcher on September 16, prosecutors wrote in an affidavit filed with the charge Thursday. As Crutcher is standing next to the driver's side door, he suddenly drops to the ground and blood can be seen saturating his white shirt. "The family wants and deserves full justice, and full justice requires not just charges but a vigorous prosecution and a conviction to those who shot and killed Terence for no ...

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United Nations criticises Russian Federation over Aleppo "war crimes"

The organization said it had reached 60,000 residents trapped in the towns of Madaya, Zabadani, Foua, and Kafraya. United Nations humanitarian officials have condemned the sieges against civilians as "medieval" and in contravention to worldwide law.

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Russia: Rebel violations threaten Syria truce

In the wake of the Syrian military declaration, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry acknowledged that the first stage of the truce - which called for a week of calm and the delivery of humanitarian aid to several besieged communities - had never really come to fruition.

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At least 26 killed in Aleppo as United Nations meets over Syria

The head of another local civil society group told NPR the Syrian regime was hitting Aleppo with bombs that leave five-foot-deep craters: "the biggest thing we've seen since the beginning of the violence, not in Aleppo and not anywhere else".

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Air Strikes in Aleppo Leave Syrians Without Water After This Week's Fa

The rebels and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring body described raids by sophisticated jets that they said must belong to Russian Federation. The Syrian army source said that all military operations would aim to avoid harming civilians and "allow them to flee from the terrorists". The army said it expected the operation to include a ground attack, which was expected to last "for some time".

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Battlefield Aleppo: EU Condemns Russia's Conduct in Syria

Russian Federation was accused of barbarism last night as the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo suffered an unprecedented and intensifying blitz, The Times report. Reports noted that Aleppo has been hammered by several airstrikes over the weekend, with more than 300 people injured along with the 85 killed by the bunker-busting bombs that have hit the city.

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EU launches program to issue cash cards to migrants in Turkey

Up to a million refugees living outside of camps are to receive debit cards that will allow them to buy their own food and pay for housing, education and other needs. On Turkey's criticism that the promised EU aid for refugees was slow to arrive, Stylianides said he held discussions with Turkey's EU Affairs Minister Omer Celik on the issue.

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PIL filed in SC challenging constitutionality of India-Pakistan Indus Waters Treaty

Diplomatic tensions between India and Pakistan have been rising since the September 18 terror attack on an army base in Uri in Jammu and Kashmir that killed 18 Indian soldiers. But India has no justification for interfering in Pakistan's internal affairs, he added. "People of Pakistan and India will like this competition".

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Death toll from militia violence in central Congo jumps to 49

Protests against President Joseph Kabila in the capital Kinshasa earlier this week left at least 50 people dead, the United Nations said. Monday's protest ensued after DR Congo's electoral commission filed last week for a court ruling to postpone the presidential vote, originally scheduled for November, saying voter registration lists would not be ready.

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Russia retains hope for Syria solution

Assad has also targeted three out of four response centers run by Syrian Civil Defense. U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power also accused the Russian government of "barbarism" in its support for Assad's actions. A Syrian Arab Red Crescent convoy of 36 trucks delivered assistance for 4,000 families in the district Saturday. Al-Waer is the last neighborhood with a significant rebel presence in Homs, which was a focal point of the 2011 protests against President Bashar Assad.

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AfDB to support Nigeria with $1b facility to fund 20116 budget

According to her, most of the sectors, the specific programmes that the bank has are the very areas that the government want to focus on the economy. "You can count on the AfDB as a true friend of Nigeria". Adesina later told State House reporters that the $4.1 billion support would be provided between 2016 and 2017 for such sectors as power, agriculture and infrastructure as well as "for the private sector, the SMEs financing and lending".

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Police Seek Motive In Washington State Mall Shooting After Suspect's Arrest

A 20-year-old suspect arrested in connection with the shooting spree at a mall in the northwestern USA state of Washington is being held without bond Sunday and faces five counts of first-degree murder, according to jail records. A fifth victim, a man, later died as police finished checking the building. Around 7 p.m. PT Cetin a man resembling Cetin walked into the Cascade Mall .

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Known death toll in migrant boat sinking is now 164

Numerous dead are women and children who were unable to swim away when the boat sank. Egyptian officials said that over 160 people were rescued and that the majority are Egyptians, while the others are Sudanese and other nationalities. The U.N.'s migration watcher says the death toll among people trying to reach Europe by the Mediterranean this year tops 3,500 and is "rapidly approaching" the record level set last year.

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Police shoot 'active shooter' at strip mall in Houston

The shooter lives in a neighborhood near the shooting. At least seven people have been transferred to hospitals in the area. "We know that he has been neutralized", Houston Assistant Fire Chief Richard Mann said. The FBI is on the scene of the shooting, he said, and no additional suspects appeared to be involved. The police bomb squad was securing the suspect's vehicle, which had numerous weapons in it and police were planning to search his house.

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Presidential Debate: Rules and format

The debate comes as polls show Clinton's once sizable lead over Trump has evaporated amid more questions about her family foundation and her use of a private email server while secretary of state. Trump has tapped into deep anxieties among some Americans, particularly white, working-class voters who feel left behind in a changing economy and diversifying nation.

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Presidential debate: Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton to face off at Hofstra University

Ms Clinton spent the weekend locked in a hotel in upstate NY, prepping for the show down. "There is no question it's a lower bar for Trump ". At the time, he denied the relationship, but later admitted to having had sex with her once. Trump and aides have said little about his debate preparation but say he is not following traditional procedures, opting to bat around ideas with aides at Sunday gatherings and review Clinton's past debate performances.

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Broker Price Targets: CommScope Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:COMM)

On Friday, July 1st, Frank M. Drendel sold 7,664 shares of CommScope Holding stock. The shares ended last trade at $30.79, implying that Wall Street analysts see shares climbing about 17.86 per cent in 12 months' time. Finally, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in shares of CommScope Holding by 25.9% in the second quarter. Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 3,300 shares of the company's stock worth $102,000 after buying an additional 2,000 shares during the ...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation documents: Clinton's aide left classified briefing paper in Russian hotel

Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton speaks to and meets voters during a rally at Frontline Outreach and Youth Center in Orlando on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016. It was shown that in a write up of the Abedin interview, it was said that Clinton " could not use a computer ". Copies of the immunity agreements were provided to the House oversight committee by the Justice Department this week under seal.


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