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Trump Blames Violence, Unrest In Charlotte On Drugs

The Republican nominee went on to say he recognized the right of the people to assemble, protest, and demonstrate but that people have "no right" to violently disrupt or threaten the peace and safety of others. The comedian asked her what Trump might wear to Monday's debate. "I've talked with (campaign Chairman) John Podesta, and they at least know my sentiments, and I've made it known to the public that I don't think they are conducting the kind of ground game that I would conduct, and I ...

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A look at where the royals are going Saturday

Despite the minor royal mishap, Will and Kate have been busy on more than 30 royal engagements during their visit to Canada. Prince William and Kate Middleton have been awarded the title of "the laziest royal couple in the history of the British monarchy".

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Congress strikes a deal on Flint aid to avoid government shutdown

The votes came after top congressional leaders broke through a stalemate over aid to help Flint, Mich., address its water crisis. The Flint crisis is now into its second year, with most households and businesses in the MI city still unable to use their lead-tainted tap water for drinking or cooking.

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Local Muslims wary of Hungary's anti-migrant referendum

Following its worst refugee crisis since World War II past year and the U.K.'s vote to leave, the European Union is now facing calls by Orban and his conservative Polish ally Jarowslaw Kaczynski to give members more leeway to run their affairs without oversight from Brussels.Almost 44 percent of eligible voters surveyed said they'd back the government in the referendum , compared with 2 percent against it, according to a poll by the news website Index and Zavecz Research, published on ...

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French police clash with protesters backing Calais migrants

Police clashed with migrants as they pushed them back to the camp while activists threw stones at the security forces, slightly injuring three officers. Philippe Poutoux, presidential hopeful from the small, far-left New Anti-Capitalist Party, came to Calais on Saturday "to affirm the exact opposite".

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For first time,Detroit News endorses presidential candidate that's not Republican

Antipathy for the billionaire prompted the Detroit News Thursday to do something it has never done in its 143 year history - endorse someone other than the Republican presidential candidate. Gary Johnson has once again demonstrated that foreign policy may not be his strong point. Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein tweeted out a list of people she admired, though as Politico and several people on Twitter noted, none are leaders of their respective countries.

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Online Donors Help Family of 6-Year-Old School Shooting Victim

The school is southwest of Greenville - near the Georgia line - and has about 280 students and 30 school employees, according to its website. As more stories continue to come out about the heroism of teachers and first responders, we also are hearing from the littlest voices.

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Secretary of State John Kerry Warns Russia to Stop Bombing of Aleppo

Washington has been working with Moscow for months to try to secure a cease-fire in Syria . It said that the Syrian government's offensive against Aleppo - backed by Russian Federation - had sharply increased the suffering of the civilian population in the city.

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Early voting begins today in Iowa, Illinois

Clinton said she was eager to take on Trump in the upcoming second presidential debate on October 9, telling the audience: "I have no idea what he'll say the next time, but you know I will spend some time preparing for it". At events across the country since Monday, Clinton has taken to mocking Trump's debate performance, causing her supporters to laugh at the Republican nominee.

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Hillary leads Trump by 5 percentage points

Libertarian Gary Johnson is supported by 7%, Green Party candidate Jill Stein is backed by only 1%and 4% remain undecided. The poll of 500 likely Nevada voters was conducted September 27-29 and has a margin of error of 4.4 points. The poll has a credibility interval, a measure of accuracy, of 3 percentage points for the entire sample and the sample of likely voters. Surveys of voter support in specific states still show an electoral map without any post-debate polling.

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Hurricane Matthew Weakens to Category 4, Forecast to Turn North Toward Jamaica

Matthew is already the strongest hurricane to develop in the Caribbean since Rina in 2011, and it could be the strongest storm to threaten parts of Florida since Wilma in 2005. Tropical storm conditions are possible in the watch area in Haiti by late Sunday. Count on the NBC2 First Alert Hurricane Tracking Team to keep you updated with every change in Hurricane Matthew's forecast.

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Philippines' Duterte compares himself to Hitler, calls for slaughter of drug addicts

Talking to reporters after his visit to Vietnam, The Philippine Star quoted Duterte as saying: "Hitler massacred three million Jews". Now there are 3 million drug addicts [in the Philippines]. Duterte has become known as much for his recent populist political campaign as for his crime policies. On Friday, reacting to critical comments on his war on drugs by U.S.

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China blocks tributary of Brahmaputra in Tibet to build dam

News of Brahmaputra River blockage came in the time when India is threatening Pakistan to revoke the Indus water treaty. According to the Indian daily, Xigaze is closely located to India's Sikkim state and River Brahmaputra, which flows into India's Arunachal Pradesh state, originates there.

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Shiv Sena tells Salman Khan to migrate to Pakistan

Meanwhile, Shiv Sena leader Manisha Kayande has further heated up the controversy by stating that Salman needs to be taught a lesson for his statement. The statements from Salman and Thackeray came after the Indian Motion Picture Producers Association (IMPPA) unanimously made a decision to temporarily ban Pakistani artistes and technicians from working in India.

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Matthew, a Category 4 hurricane, threatens Haiti, Jamaica

A turn toward the north-northwest is forecast on Sunday, with northward motion expected on Monday. Although Hurricane Matthew is forecast to turn toward Jamaica, the hurricane was about 80 miles north of Punta Gallinas, Colombia, and the tropical storm conditions are possible in parts of that country overnight, forecasters said .

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U.S. bombers conduct second South Korea flyover

Military experts raise concerns that North Korea is moving closer toward obtaining the ability to put nuclear warheads on a variety of its ballistic missiles, a growing arsenal that one day may include a reliable weapon that could reach the USA mainland.

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Abbas & Netanyahu exchange historic handshake at Peres funeral

JERUSALEM-World leaders from US President Barack Obama to Prince Charles were expected in Israel on Friday for the funeral for ex-prime minister and Nobel Peace Prize victor Shimon Peres. The ceremony was Israel's largest gathering of worldwide dignitaries since Rabin's funeral, and was one of the most complicated logistical and security operations ever undertaken.

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Uri strike: Long war forced on India by Pakistan, Shah

A second option on the table would be sending special forces inside Pakistan to attack guerilla training camps. The high commissioner also said that more than 70,000 Pakistani citizens and 6,000 security personnel had sacrificed their lives in fight against terrorism.

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Water becomes focus of India, Pakistan brinkmanship

He said Kashmir has been on the agenda of the UN Security Council with several resolutions on the issue, and India's claim regarding Kashmir is a total lie. But repeated cross-border terror attacks and the Pakistan government's refusal to acknowledge such strikes originating from its soil could force India to use the treaty as a bargaining chip.

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Uncertainty over Philippine president alarms investors

Abella said Duterte recognized the deep significance of the Holocaust and said that the initial comparison to Hitler "did not originate from the president". "If Germany had Hitler, the Philippines would have ..." he said, pausing and pointing to himself. "I'll stress that it (relationship) has to be one that's based on shared values, democratic values, respect for human rights, and words matter", US State Department deputy spokesman Mark Toner said in Washington.

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United Russia Party's victory clears way for Putin's 4th term

According to preliminary estimations released by the Central Elections Commission on Monday afternoon, United Russia garnered over 54 percent of votes cast for political parties' federal lists of candidates. Alluding to the spluttering economy, which is forecast to shrink this year by at least 0.3 percent, Putin said: "We know that life is hard for people, there are lots of problems, lots of unresolved problems".

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At UN, Pakistan flags rising tension with India

The sources said his crossing over was not related to the surgical strikes carried out by the Indian Army at terror launch pads in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir. Indian Lt. Gen. Ranbir Singh told reporters Thursday the strikes had been based on "specific credible information" that militants were planning to carry out strikes in Indian cities, including Jammu.

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Saudi foreign ministry condemns passage of US September 11 law

The Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism (JASTA) bill allows families of victims of the 9/11 attacks to sue any member of the Saudi Arabia government suspected of playing a role in the attacks. What about the Saudi's dumping USA government treasury bonds? On Wednesday, there was talk of limiting the law's application exclusively to the September 11 attacks or to Saudi Arabia .

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Everyone Is Responsible for Cleaner India: PM Modi at INDOSAN

After the inaugural session, Urban Development Minister M.Venkaiah Naidu and Drinking Water and Sanitation Minister Narendra Singh Tomar will co-chair a plenary session on "Behavioral Change" -Aspects of Swachh Bharat Mission'. "Taking forward the Swachh Bharat Mission, we have made a decision to ban polythene at all national monuments and tourist destinations from Gandhi Jayanti this year", he said.

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Badgers suffer first loss; drop game against Michigan

It came in the fourth quarter, with the game tied at 7 and UW appearing to have shifted the momentum in its favor. After leading Wisconsin to a huge victory last week against Michigan State, Hornibrook lost the remarkable touch he had on deep throws.

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Spokesman tries to clarify Duterte's Hitler remarks

Facing a fierce global backlash, Duterte's spokesman released a statement insisting the president did not want to be compared with Nazi leader Adolf Hitler but confirmed he was prepared to kill three million people in his crime war. The analogy with Hitler, whose campaign to wipe out Jews in Europe led to about six million deaths by end of World War 2, triggered immediate condemnation.

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United States won't negotiate deployment of THAAD in South Korea

In a reference to U.S. Ri called the test and other provocations a practical countermeasure against sanctions and USA hostility. Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs Kim Hong-kyun (left), South Korea's senior representative to the Six-Party Talks, with his Chinese counterpart, Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Affairs Wu Dawei, in Beijing on Sep.

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Orthodox shun Pope Francis' Mass in Georgia, few Catholics turn out

Pope Francis arrived in Georgia on September 30 to begin a three-day visit to Georgia and Azerbaijan, telling Georgian Orthodox Patriarch Ilia II that he came "as a pilgrim and a friend". The Georgian Church, however, defended its decision to host Francis. Quoting from her autobiography, he said St. Therese "shows her "little way" to God, the trust of a little child who falls asleep without fear in his Father's arms, because 'Jesus does not demand great actions from us, but simply ...

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Michelle Obama rallies youth for Clinton; slams birtherism

She also dismissed Trump's phony disavowal of the racist birther conspiracy theory which he promoted for years, saying the "hurtful, deceitful questions, deliberately created to undermine his presidency...can not be blamed on others or swept under the rug by an insincere sentence uttered at a press conference".

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United Nations pays tribute to Shimon Peres, 'tireless' worker for Middle East peace

On Wednesday morning, Earnest had said that Obama would like to attend the state funeral to be held Friday in Israel and the logistics were being worked out to allow him to do so, providing his remarks to reporters aboard Air Force One taking the president to Richmond, Virginia.

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Philippine foreign minister says Duterte to respect all treaties with US

He said the US believes it can remain a close friend and partner of the Southeast Asian nation. In his remarks in Hanoi, in fact, Duterte made it clear that he is not interested in conducting joint patrols with Washington in the South China Sea.

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Obama Rushes To Make Israeli Leader Shimon Peres' Funeral About Himself

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas (C-L) shaking hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) during the funeral of former Israeli premier Shimon Peres in Jerusalem on September 30, 2016. He was a great man of the world. When the Jerusalem Post asked Peres two years ago about his greatest achievement as president, the paper reported this week, Peres cited what he described as his personal intervention to prevent an Israeli airstrike on Iran.

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Florida poll: Clinton 46, Trump 44

The commission said on its website that "there were issues regarding Donald Trump's audio that affected the sound level in the debate hall". Donald Trump's supporters in Congress are urging him not to bring up Bill Clinton's personal infidelities as he looks to rebound after the first presidential debate.

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Philippines' Duterte compares anti-drug crusade to Hitler

His comments triggered shock and anger among Jewish groups in the United States, which will add to pressure on the USA government to take a tougher line with the Philippines leader. Germany's foreign ministry has condemned the comments. "Duterte owes the victims (of the Holocaust) an apology for his disgusting rhetoric", he said.

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Newt Gingrich chastises Donald Trump over Miss Universe tweetstorm

After mocking Donald Trump's tweeting habits, Hillary Clinton chose to go on a little 3 a.m. Twitter tirade of her own. The Clinton camp's message here is that while Trump's personal vendettas are what keep him up late at night, Clinton stays awake to deal with loftier matters, like national service.


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