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Bengals feel revived with 31-17 win over Browns

Every week from now until the end of the season I will do my best to provide links to either watch or listen live to all National Football League games. With the clock running down, the Bengals decided just to heave a hail mary, which honestly should happen a lot more often, and A.J. Green pulled it down spectacularly.

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Is this #NeverTrump vice presidential candidate the future of the Republican Party?

Two polls this week show a tightening race for Utah's six electoral votes. "I say it's a principled conservative state", McMullin said in an interview Friday in his Salt Lake City campaign headquarters. "He captured the flawless storm in terms of timing", said Jason Perry, director of the Hinckley Institute of Politics at the University of Utah, citing the "disgust" state voters have toward the two major-party candidates.

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Rolling Stone rape story defamation trial to begin

When "Jackie" came forward to report a gang rape at a UVA fraternity house, Nicole Eramo is the one who encouraged her to contact police and even took her to the police twice herself. Those emails show Eramo checked in on Jackie and urged her to report the sexual assault to police. A statement from the student at the center of the article contradicts the magazine's portrayal of the dean.

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Scotland Could Buck 'Brexit' With New Independence Referendum

Her strategy will significantly strengthen the trade promotions that the Scottish government now runs overseas with the help of the Foreign Office and follows her threat this week to stage a second independence vote if May's Brexit package is too restrictive .

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Bashar al-Assad insists Syrian forces to clean Aleppo of rebels

The airstrikes came a day after an air raid hit eastern Aleppo's biggest market, killing at least 15 people and leveling buildings. A renewed Syrian army offensive, supported by the Russian air power, against eastern Aleppo , has claimed the lives of more than hundred civilians in recent days, which has prompted the American- backed western forces to accuse Assad and his supporters of war crimes.

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NKorea failed missile launch condemned

North Korea fired a ballistic missile on Saturday that immediately exploded after launch. The rocket was presumed to be a Musudan intermediate-range ballistic missile, and failed immediately after launch, the statement added, while emphasizing that the projectile never posed a threat to the US.

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NYPD Sergeant Kills Woman in Bronx, Officials Outraged at Choice of Weapon

On July 7, shortly after the police-involved shooting deaths of Philando Castile in Minnesota and Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Danner expressed support for the Black Lives Matter movement on Twitter and accused police of targeting people based on the color of their skin.

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Pence: Trump will rebuild military, destroy ISIS

But the nominee also said he "will totally accept the results of this great and historic presidential election if I win". Despite the state's recent Democratic tilt in presidential elections, Pence said, "New Mexico is coming together, and we're going to make Donald Trump the next president of the United States of America".

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CDC adds new Miami locations to Zika risk area

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention strengthened its Zika guidance Wednesday, recommending that pregnant women consider postponing travel to all parts of Miami-Dade County and reiterating a recommendation that pregnant county residents take steps to prevent the virus's spread.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 found emitting smoke at Japan airport

To avoid the explosions on the Galaxy S8, The South Korean giant is in talks with LG for batteries . We will launch all our future smartphones in this category across all segments", Manu Sharma, VP (mobile business) of Samsung India Electronics, said.

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Yemen Conflict: 'Saudi-Led Coalition Plane' Hit Funeral

The destroyer was north of the Bab el-Mandeb Strait, which serves as a gateway for oil tankers headed to Europe through the Suez Canal, the official said. U.S. Navy guided missile destroyer USS Mason was the target of a failed missile attack from territory in Yemen . The Mason launched countermeasures after the first missile was launched, the official said.

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Africa to quit troubled war crimes court

It was criticised for ignoring a court order to arrest Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir during a visit past year. The government ignored an ICC request to arrest Mr Bashir when he was attending an African Union summit in Johannesburg.

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Egypt denies involvement in Ethiopia unrest

Commenting on the state of emergency on Twitter , freelance journalist Mohammed Ademo said " Ethiopia's (official) state of emergency amounts to a declaration of war."He said movement throughout the country is "severely restricted", and military forces are occupying towns".

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Theresa May blasts Remainers wanting another Brexit vote with hilarious Corbyn put-down

James Bardrick, the United Kingdom head of USA bank Citi, said the main dilemma facing the finance industry was how urgently it needed to act on contingency plans aimed at protecting their businesses, following Britain's vote in June to leave the European Union.

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South Africa Serves Notice to Leave International Criminal Court

Masutha said that in order to ensure and further the country's ability to maintain diplomatic relations active in the country's parliament will be submitted soon a bill that repeals the adoption by South Africa of the Rome Statute , the document founder of the ICC.

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Iraqi PM rejects Turkish claim on Mosul campaign

Erdogan vowed to protect Turkey's Sunni allies in Iraq from "being crushed under the wheels of global power games" and warned that sectarian feuds could drown the region in "blood and fire". One of Iraq's most influential Shiite militias threatened to attack Turkish troops in Iraq if they don't pull out. They were nearly going to come to Baghdad.

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Obama's email address published by WikiLeaks

The dump of Clinton campaign head Podesta's emails also brought to light the fact that Obama campaign's 2008 transition team made lists of candidates to senior government jobs based on their sex, religion, race and nationality. Bush in the coming days and hours. "Despite the encouragement of others , I have no intention of entering the presidential fray", he wrote , adding he was not done at Starbucks and that "there is more we can do as a public company to demonstrate responsible ...

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South Africa to Leave ICC

The " Instrument of Withdrawal " letter said South Africa "found that its obligations with respect to the peaceful resolution of conflicts at times are incompatible with the interpretation given by the International Criminal Court". Human Rights Watch has criticized the reported move. In an interview with the SABC, ICC prosecutor Fatou B. Bensouda said there are several arrest warrants for African leaders, not only Al-Bashir, however, the ICC is having difficulty making the arrests ...

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Scotland edges close to second independence vote post-Brexit

Her only aim is to stir up as much bad blood between Scotland and the rest of the United Kingdom as she can - and she will use every possible opportunity to make it happen. Scotland wants to keep as numerous advantages of single-market membership as it can, even if Britain leaves, and is looking for a bespoke deal to do so, as is London, where a majority also voted to remain in the European Union.

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Death of Munster head coach Anthony Foley linked to heart condition

The prosecutor's office in Nanterre, a suburb of Paris, told The Associated Press on Wednesday that post-mortem tests on Foley showed "a heartbeat disorder probably led to fluid buildup in his lungs". Glasgow Warriors managing director Nathan Bombrys said: "We would like to express our deepest condolences to Anthony Foley's family and friends, along with everyone at Munster Rugby following his sudden passing last weekend.

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Does the ICC target African states?

South African President Jacob Zuma has questioned why the ICC didn't act against the USA for attacking Iraq on the pretext that it had weapons of mass destruction that were never found, or against Israel for crimes committed against Palestinians.

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Europe's Schulz still hopeful of CETA trade deal

The leader of Belgium's Wallonia region appealed Friday for "a little time" for further talks on a huge EU-Canada trade deal, after a Canadian minister walked out and said negotiations had failed. "I plead that, in an amicable way, we jointly postpone the EU-Canada summit and that we give ourselves time", he said. In an interview aired on Belgian television, Canada's trade minister blasted the failure to reach a deal.

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Russian warships monitored as they prepare to pass through English Channel

The British Royal Navy has sent warships to "man-mark", or closely watch, Russia's northern fleet, including the Admiral Kuznetsov , Russia's only aircraft carrier, as it prepares to pass though the English Channel. "There are just two options: Assad sitting in Damascus or the Nusra sitting in Damascus", Peskov said in a reference to the Nusra Front, al-Qaida's branch in Syria that renamed itself Fatah al-Sham Front earlier this year.

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ICC laws inconsistent with ours - SA government

South Africa's decision to withdraw can be traced back to Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir's controversial visit to South Africa past year for a two-day meeting of African Union heads of state. A South African judge ordered that al-Bashir be prevented from leaving South Africa after lawyers at the Southern Africa Litigation Centre brought an urgent interdict to the court to compel the government to arrest al-Bashir.

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Scottish govt takes step toward another independence vote

She said if Britain leaves the EU's enormous single market of 500 million consumers, "Scotland will have the right to decide, afresh, if it wants to take a different path". Ms Sturgeon will also highlight the "stark" choice facing the country, between being governed by the "hard right" Tories at Westminster or the SNP in Edinburgh.

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Michelle Obama Slays In Chainmail for Her Last State Dinner

The sleeveless gown showcased the first lady's famously sculpted arms and its draped design highlighted her figure. Rather, she has a whole roster of breathtaking looks , from an embellished Naeem Khan dress back in 2009 to a sleek black Vera Wang Collection mermaid gown just previous year.

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African Kings! Sundowns win CAF Champions League

The first serious chance for the South Africans came on 35 minutes when awarded a free-kick just outside the box, but captain Hlompho Kekana struck the ball into the wall. Sundowns also had opportunities in the first half, the best a deflected shot by Khama Billiat that bounced off the top of the crossbar. But he did not have to make a save until some 15 minutes later when a dive at the near post blocked a forceful shot from captain Ahmed Tawfik.

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Thousands flood Cameroon hospitals in search of family

Hours after the road's collapse, the train which was overcrowded derailed killing people who wanted to use the rail alternative to travel from Yaounde to Douala. The Cameroon Red Cross reported that the scene of the crash was remote, and made more hard to attend on account of poor weather conditions. Reports suggest that as many as 1,300 people were crammed on board the train, which usually carries just 600.

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United Nations faces huge challenges in Mosul offensive

He also said that Islamic State is "demoralized" and "having a harder time exercising command and control over their own forces". Reuters was unable to directly verify the reports of Islamic State's battle preparations. In response, Mrs. Clinton reminded her Republican rival that a complex military operation like Mosul required diligent planning to give the mission even a plausible chance of success.

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Samsung slashes Q3 forecast after scrapping Note 7

On Wednesday afternoon, the company officially confirmed that it would be offering customers a goodwill gift and discounts on other Samsung devices. This looks like just a small drop in the bucket next to the company's $70 billion pile of cash , but the damage done to its reputation may be harder to deal with.

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Int'l court 'incompatible' with S African justice

Sidiki Kaba, president of the Assembly of States Parties to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court , said: "Although withdrawing from a treaty is a sovereign act, I regret these decisions and invite South Africa and Burundi to reconsider their positions".

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Trump Holds Campaign Rally in North Carolina

Smith Memorial Dinner did not go over well with the crowd, Alfred E. Smith V put that to rest on Friday morning. She mocked Trump on the way he talks about women's looks, saying he'd rank the Statue of Liberty "a four, maybe a five if she loses the torch and tablet and changes her hair".

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Iraq forces press Mosul assault, hunt Kirkuk attackers

Carter was in Irbil Sunday for talks with Kurdish leaders and military commanders close to the fight to retake Mosul. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi insisted that Mosul is an "Iraqi battle" and that Iraq does not need Turkish help. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the matter publicly. The U.S. role "is to work with our partners in the coalition and the Iraqi government to try to resolve issues like this and make sure that we're ...

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Police fear 'petrol stockpile' as Northolt siege enters third day

There is no suggestion of any connection to terrorism and nor is there any link to other operations or investigations, they added. 'Police cordons are in place, at a 200-metre radius, to facilitate the ongoing policing operation. Dr Rekha Elaswarapu said she was stunned to see emergency vehicles rush to the scene. 'When I eventually got there, five vans were parked at the leisure centre.

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Members of Producers Guild to meet Rajnath Singh

The apparent reason being the presence of Pakistani actor Fawad Khan in the film. MNS, however, imposed certain conditions to release the film, including the producers making a handsome contribution to the army welfare fund, and slides paying tributes to the courageous Indian soldiers before the start of the film in theatres - to which both Bhatt and Johar readily agreed.


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