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Secret Service Spoke With Trump About 2nd Amendment Remarks

Trump outlined a revamped economic package during an appearance in Detroit on Monday, and Clinton attempted to draw contrasts when she spoke at a rally Wednesday in Des Moines, Iowa. "Although the Second Amendment people, maybe there is, I don't know", he added, leading some critics to believe Trump was referring to gun violence against his rival.

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Lawsuit: Trump's NC campaign director pointed gun at aide

Without saying a word, Phillip dug the barrel into Bordini's knee, keeping his finger on the trigger as he drove. "Phillip pushed the barrel into Vincent's knee". The lawsuit alleges assault and battery, seeking monetary damages for emotional distress. "He certainly didn't suspend or terminate him". A former Donald Trump campaign manager once terrorized a staffer by jabbing a loaded gun into his knee - and team Trump refused to step in and help the harassed employee, according to a new ...

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Erdogan: FETO trying sour Turkey-Russia ties

From Moscow Recep Tayyip Erdogan called President Vladimir Putin his "dear friend" and announced the resumption of Turkish Stream, a major infrastructural project of strategic value to Russian Federation. Putin, in turn, expects Turkey to become more accommodating of Russia's interests in Syria and move faster on major energy projects - demands Ankara could find hard to meet.

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Claim Filed in Death of Man Killed by Deputy

The sheriff's department investigation determined the suspect was already in custody when Thompson was gunned down. This is something that becomes common, which is really sad. Sheriff's homicide Capt. Steven Katz said deputies from the department's Special Enforcement Bureau, which handles risky tactical situations, tried to use several less-lethal force options against Thompson after numerous attempts to communicate with him failed.

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Overseas hackers attack Census website, ABS says

Australia's internet services rank 48th in the world, by average speed, according to the most recent State of the internet report by Akamai Technologies, an IT company specialising in internet speed technology. " Steps have been taken during the night to remedy these issues and I can certainly reassure Australians that the data they provided is safe ", he said.

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Many Americans Fighting in Iraq, Syria Are Foes of IS

MacFarland said that both the number and quality of IS fighters is declining and warned that it is hard to determine accurate numbers. MacFarland told Pentagon reporters via a video-call from Baghdad. President Barack Obama authorised the deployment of 560 more United States troops to Iraq to help transform the air base into a staging area for the eventual battle to oust Isis from Mosul.

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Canadian police say they thwarted possible terrorist threat

According to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, it had received credible information of a potential terrorist threat and moved in on the suspect to prevent an attack. People who knew Driver when they lived in Winnipeg said they rarely saw him leave the house, but they didn't believe he was a bad or risky person. STRATHROY, ONTARIO- RCMP in southern Ontario have killed terrorism suspect Aaron Driver after a confrontation on Wednesday evening.

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Muslim flight attendant files lawsuit against airline

She then asked her employers if other members of flight staff could serve alcohol while she performed other tasks - something that was also granted by the company and co-ordinated with her co-workers. "This arrangement worked smoothly and without causing any problems", the suit states. Stanley and the Council on American-Islamic Relations smell discrimination.

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Hillary Clinton reaches out to Republicans as Donald Trump trips up

The controversy stems from comments Trump made at a political rally in Wilmington, North Carolina on Tuesday. In just three hours, #2ndamendment became the top trending topic on Twitter , with more than 60,000 posts mentioning the term. Vote below, and let us know in the comments why you chose the answer you did. The survey also find that the same percentage of voters supporting Clinton because they like her are supporting Trump as a vote against her, meaning Trump's voters are more ...

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Donald Trump accuses Obama and Clinton of founding IS

On Thursday morning, Trump repeated his claim that Barack Obama is both the "founder of ISIS" and the terrorist organization's "Most Valuable Player" (although Obama shares that prestigious award with HillaryClinton). "Probably he wants to bother people by using a different term". Every time another event happens, I keep saying, I wonder if he's gonna say it this time.

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Fires kill 4 people in Portugal, 1000 evacuated on Madeira

The biggest fire in Funchal, on the island of Madeira , has killed at least three and injured 300 others. Miguel Albuquerque, head of Madeira's regional government, said the three died early this morning in two houses that were badly burned.

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Olympics: Ledecky and USA win women's 4x200m freestyle relay

USA swimmers Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte, Katie Ledecky, Missy Franklin and Nathen Adrian will all be back in the pool on Wednesday. Ledecky strode atop the medal podium again with a bright smile after taking gold for winning the 200-meter freestyle.

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Ferry Passenger Recalls Dog's Rescue Off Martha's Vineyard

Later, they found out it had fallen off an earlier Steamship Authority ferry. It was just supposed to be a fun day on sea for the passengers aboard the Island Queen ferry off the coast of Falmouth. The ferry couldn't reach him so they summoned a smaller fishing boat, the Lovely Day. When the ferry's captain, Ronnie Rock, spotted the dog he immediately wanted to save her, but the size of the boat posed difficulties.

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Japan rescues Chinese fishing boat amid tense relations

Earlier this month, about 230 Chinese fishing boats and coast guard vessels entered waters near the islands. The Japanese Foreign Ministry said it contacted the Chinese government about Thursday's incident and the Chinese expressed appreciation for the rescue operation.

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Fighting despite short truce in Syria's Aleppo

The gas is believed to have been dropped alongside barrel bombs on a rebel-held part of the city. It has demanded 48-hour weekly pauses for aid deliveries as intense fighting continues between rebels and Syrian government forces. One Idlib town, Saraqeb, has received daily heavy air strikes since a Russian helicopter was shot down nearby 10 days ago. Overnight there were claims of another chlorine gas attack on rebel-held Aleppo.

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Julian Assange to be questioned in Ecuadorian embassy over rape allegation

Rich was shot and killed July 10 while walking home in Washington, D.C., and a series of thinly sourced online stories have portrayed the 27-year-old as a whistleblower on his way to an ill-fated meeting with Federal Bureau of Investigation agents.

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Florida: woman shot dead while police academy exercise

Knowlton's death came as Punta Gorda Police department used live bullets instead of blank bullets during a 'shoot/don't shoot' training session. Knowlton was immediately rushed to the hospital after the incident, but it did not take long before doctors pronounced her dead.

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More than 27000 dismissed from Turkish education sector since failed coup -minister

It was excessive, and many Western voices said so. Erdogan visited Russia´s second city of Saint Petersburg on Tuesday - his first trip overseas since the July 15 coup attempt. "There are those who have escaped". The Greek foreign ministry said the two attaches fled before Ankara asked them to return to Turkey, and before officials canceled their diplomatic passports.

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Drivers Face 'Sky-High' Airport Parking Fees

It is also the most expensive per minute for drivers opting to wait in their auto, with charges of £3 for 10 minutes and £1 per minute thereon. And woe betide anyone spending too long in an airport drop-off zone: those exceeding 10 minutes at Stansted are in for a £50 charge, which could buy a return ticket to Madrid.

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Funeral of Bishop Daly underway at St Eugene's Cathedral

Thousands of people attended the Requiem Mass of the former Bishop of Derry who died at the age of 82 on Monday. A Derry City and Strabane District Council spokesperson said: "Signage will be in place to direct those attending the funeral and we would encourage people to use public vehicle parks and be mindful that places will be limited close to the cathedral".

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WI reply firmly after Ashwin-Saha notch up tons

Become a subscriber to the Trinidad Express Newspapers for access to all our articles via our vNEWS. . Quite how good a batting effort it was would be decided by how well the West Indies did when they were given a go at batting, and they made a decent start.

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Burkini-only event at French water park canceled

Days after organizers in France announced a "burqini" pool party for Muslim women, which triggered backlash and death threats, officials said Tuesday they made a decision to cancel the event. "Neither Speedwater Park nor the town of Pennes-Mirabeau (a Marseille suburb) wish to be the site of public disorder", they said in a joint statement.

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Criticism grows for Trump's assailing of Muslim veteran's family

Catherine Byrne was booed when she asked Pence how he "tolerated" Trump's disrespect of the Kahn family. Trump responded by implying Ghazala Khan's religion prevented her from speaking at the convention, although she later said talking publicly about her late son was still too hard.

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California 'Grim Sleeper' Serial Killer Gets The Death Sentence

Almost three decades after the attack, the survivor, Enietra Washington, pointed out her assailant in court, saying, "That's the person who shot me". She got up and walked to a friend's house, and when nobody answered, she sat down on the front porch and waited until her friend came back, around 1:00 AM.

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Govt's tax kitty swells to Rs 4.3 lakh crore in Apr-July

An official statement said that, till July 2016, 18.82% of the Budget Estimates of diect taxes for financial year (FY) 2016-17 had been achieved. India's direct tax collections rose 24% this year to reach Rs 1.59 lakh crore, Ministry of Finance said.

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Russia's Putin and Turkey's Erdogan to mend ties

Following the incident, Russian Federation gives trading sanctions along with travel suspensions to Turkey. Russia's Kommersant newspaper wrote that the meeting between Erdogan and Putin had ended the crisis and removed tensions on bilateral relations.

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Gay rights group slams Trump, Rubio event

Brown, assistant director of the Quinnipiac University Poll . The Florida poll included 1,056 voters and has a margin of error of 3 percent. Among more than 165 people surveyed for a Tampa Bay Times Florida Insider Poll this week, three in four expect Clinton will win Florida.

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Georgia LB Kimbrough to transfer, father says

Twenty-two minutes later Kimbrough tweeted, " It was a family decision. I can't do everything 600 miles away and get information like I'm supposed to. Junior Reggie Carter and sophomore Natrez Patrick have been running with the first-team in practice at inside linebacker and sophomore Roquan Smith is expected to see increased playing time.

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Syrian rebels storm Aleppo artillery base, army says attack repelled

The August 1 target date in the transition plan agreed to last December has come and gone, and all Kerry could say at a press conference on Aug. 1 was that the USA would continue to prod Assad and the moderate opposition to agree to a truce and talks on a unity government.

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Portugal: Wildfires rage across Madeira Islands

According to Funchal authorities, the woman - who has not yet been named - was killed after her house caught fire. Flames from forest fires licked at homes ar. More than 300 people have sustained injuries in the fires, most due to smoke inhalation or minor burns, Albuquerque said. Eighty people remain hospitalized, he said.

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Oil slips on high inventories, record Saudi output

Non-OPEC oil supply is expected to contract by 0.79 million bpd this year the report said , following an upward revision of 90,000 bpd since the previous report, driven by higher-than-expected output in the second quarter in the U.S. Producers remain "cautious on outlook", and further drilling increases this year may be "limited", the IEA said in its monthly report. Brent LCOc1 futures for October delivery rose 45 cents to $44.50 a barrel, a 1 percent gain, by 9:40 a.m.

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Watt trains as a firefighter with his dad

But what happens when he spends the day as a firefighter in his home town? Houston Texans star J.J. Watt can land a 61-inch box jump, squat 700 pounds and routinely lead the National Football League in tackles, but can he make it through firefighter training in the heat? "Ensemble we wear is about 50 to 75 pounds once we have a pack and everything on", PFD Lt.

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Dozens of doctors in Syria send letter to Obama, pleading for help

Reports of the bombing on the neighbourhood were confirmed by war monitor Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, according to the Guardian. Mr Khatib said he was saving pieces of patients' clothing and pieces of the bombs as evidence. A Syrian military official is denying allegations of a chlorine gas attack against an opposition-held district in the contested city of Aleppo .

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Turkish military attaches flee, minister says

Ugurlu was ordered home by Turkish authorities last month after an attempted coup July 15. A Turkish Rear Admiral on a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation assignment in the United States has sought asylum in the country after Ankara sought his detention following the failed July 15 coup attempt, Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency has said on Wednesday without giving its source.

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Oscar Pistorius rushed to hospital with cuts to his wrist

The official told News24 that it was not possible to comment on an earlier report by the City Press newspaper that Pistorius had intentionally injured his wrists. An inmate situated close to Pistorius in prison confirmed this saying he had injured himself. Known as "Blade Runner" for his carbon-fibre running blades, Pistorius gained worldwide fame when he ran against able-bodied athletes at the 2012 London Olympics, the first amputee runner to compete at the games.


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