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Washington sheriff blasts National Football League over Josh Brown case

Brown had previously been suspended for one game for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy. ESPN is reporting Brown was placed on the commissioner's exempt list Friday. "I do not condone it". McAdoo said he went to each position room Thursday to inform players that Brown would not make the trip to London . According to NFL rules, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is the only person in the league with the power to use this option, and he is the sole judge of how long a ...

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Iraqi, Kurdish forces join to drive ISIS from Mosul

The town is around 20 kilometres (12 miles) from Mosul. Last week, Iraqi and Peshmerga troops have been fighting Isis in a number of uninhabited towns and villages around Mosul, their progress slowed by suicide bombs and snipers. The Mosul offensive involves more than 25,000 Iraqi ground forces as well as US-led coalition aircraft and advisers. In the past few days ISIL has staged attacks apparently aimed at distracting the advancing forces.

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Early-voting trends raise hopes of both Clinton, Trump campaigns

Democrats so far have kept it close with mail-in ballots, giving Clinton a chance to run up the score with in-person early voting . One woman in North Carolina was definitely energetic going to the early polls. Rules and dates differ by state, but more than half of the 50 states allow some form of early voting , either in person or by mail-in ballots. This is a sharp rise from the 46,389 early votes cast in 2012.

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Boat capsizes near San Francisco's Pier 45, juveniles rescued

Coast Guard arrived at the scene quickly and pulled all the victims from the water, though eight people - five adults and three children - were taken to area hospitals with injuries, according to Baxter. "There were lots of rescue boats on the water because of Fleet Week , so we were fortunate", he said. The San Francisco Fire Department said earlier in a tweet that the boat was carrying roughly 30 youths and that some were trapped under the boat's hull.

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Death toll in Cameroon train crash rises to 70

People gather near Friday's train crash in Eseka, Cameroon, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. State radio reported more than 75 dead. In this image made from video, passengers stand beside derailed train carriages after an accident in Eseka, Cameroon, Friday, Oct.

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Lloyd scores twice, U.S. women beat Switzerland 5-1

Who knows, perhaps rotating in even more new players combined with another bite at the 3-5-2 will make for an interesting game now that Switzerland kind of knows what to expect. Switzerland's goal. Good ball movement by Swiss. The veteran midfielder beat Switzerland's goalkeeper with a powerful drive from around 35 yards out to tie the score at 1-1 in the 25th minute.

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Syrian insurgent group says loyal to former al Qaeda branch -statement

Turkey has had forces deployed in northern Iraq since the 1990s in areas that are part of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region, which also now controls the area near Mosul where the Turkish troops are deployed. The Prime Minister of Turkey expressed his concerns over this matter, strictly emphasizing that the Sunni make-up of northern Iraq stays the way it is despite Baghdad's efforts to spread its Shiite influence.

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Iraqi Kurdish forces push toward Mosul

On a trip to Iraq to review the operation, Mr. Carter met Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi on Saturday and Kurdish leader Massud Barzani on Sunday. "The Kurdish forces are now 7 kilometres away from Mosul districts", he said. For nearly a year, USA diplomats have sought to contain the crisis. A unit of what appeared to be USA special forces' advisers entered ISIS territory with the very first armored convoy of Peshmerga last Monday, a CNN team observed, placing American forces at the ...

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Duterte: Separation doesn't mean severing ties with US

He, however, said the impact of Duterte's "shift" of ally can not be felt immediately. Well, the pivot is failing. Arriving back in his hometown of Davao after a red-carpet state visit to China the president said he did not mean he would cut ties with the United States when he told an audience in Beijing that he was separating from the US.

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Britain wants 'mature' relationship with EU, PM says

European Union leaders, right now, can probably relate to the unnamed subject of Drake's " Hotline Bling ", whose ex has left the city but still thinks he's still owed regular phone calls and feels the need to share his opinions about how she dresses and who she hangs out with.

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Firebrand Duterte wreaking havoc on Philippine-US alliance

He said Filipinos in the United States "would kill him" if he cuts the Philippines' diplomatic ties with the global superpower. I can not do that. China called the ruling a farce and at the time Xi said he would not accept any proposition or action based on the ruling issued unilaterally, and initiated by the former Philippine government.

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Duterte didn't really mean "separation" from US, Philippine officials say

Duterte made his comments in Beijing, where he was paving the way for what he calls a new commercial alliance as relations with long-time ally Washington deteriorate. Banaag said the appropriate government agency will be able to give clarifications in case Duterte's foreign policy will be put on paper. Underscoring that, the Chinese and Philippines defence ministers met in Beijing on the sidelines of Duterte's visit, and pledged to restore security ties, China's Defence Ministry said.

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Here's What to Know About Long Island Rail Road Train Derailment

Prendergast said in a Sunday news conference that four of the people injured were listed in serious condition with one of them undergoing surgery, WNBC-TV reported . Craig Heller, one of the 600 passengers riding the LIRR train, said that the auto he was in started to shake suddenly after the collision happened.

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French treatment of refugees likened to Nazis as Calais Jungle camp cleared

The French authorities have warned of further violence with the reported arrival in the camp of over 150 far-left militants. The prefect heading the local administration in Calais , Fabienne Buccio, said about 200 activists - a lot of them French and English - have gathered in Calais ahead of the dismantling.

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RAF jets join strikes on IS targets in Mosul

But if the Mosul assault drags on for weeks or months, residents risk getting trapped without supplies like food or medical care. Daesh leaders have been fleeing Mosul as US-backed local forces close in on the terorists' last Iraqi stronghold, a U.S.

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Calais Jungle children reunited with family in United Kingdom ahead of demolition

Stephen Hale, chief executive of the charity Refugee Action, said: "It's fantastic news that, at last, vulnerable children in Calais will be reunited with their families in Britain". "And I think the British public understands that", Williams said. "So this is a really good day to celebrate as some of those children begin to make their journeys to be reunited with their families", he told reporters outside a Croydon church.

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Hillary Clinton makes sixth campaign appearance in Charlotte

Besides the first lady, who is popular with young female voters, the Clinton campaign will bring Sen. One woman wore a T-shirt Sunday that read "Nasty women make history" - a nod to the fact that Clinton would be the first woman elected president of the United States if she wins next month.

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Eric Trump: My Father Will Accept Election Results 'If It's Fair'

Highlights of each candidate's speeches as compiled by CBS News can be seen below, as well as CNN's coverage of the part where Trump completely lost the crowd. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has repeated his claim that the U.S. election is rigged, and the accusation seems to be resonating with voters, despite the fact that he has not offered any evidence to substantiate his statement.

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Clinton and Trump share awkward charity dinner night after fiery debate

U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said at a rally on Thursday he will totally accept election results "if I win". "I'll keep you in suspense". "This is campaign rhetoric that they've both been out on the campaign trail saying it over and over again, and essentially what both of them had was the same stump speech that they've been giving day in and day out", she said.

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UNESCO criticises Israel's actions in new resolution

Mexico voted in favor of the resolution, which was submitted by the Palestinian delegation to the United Nations and Jordan. "We have moved forward a step-and-a-half toward dismantling the automatic majority that the Palestinians and the Arab states have against Israel ".

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Didn't really mean separation from United States, can not sever ties: Philippines' Duterte

Duterte added that with security and stability recognized as necessary conditions for growth, the Philippines and China affirmed the importance of maintaining and promoting peace, freedom of navigation, and over flight in the South China Sea .

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Britsh PM seeks to unite first ministers over Brexit plans

They will be offered a "Brexit hotline" to Cabinet minister, Mr Davis, who will chair a new forum bringing together representatives from Westminster, Holyrood, Cardiff Bay and Stormont for regular talks on the situation. 'I want Monday's meeting to be the start of a new grown up relationship between the devolved administrations and the UK Government - one in which we all work together to forge the future for everyone in the United Kingdom'.

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Turkey will be an energy hub, Putin says

One pipeline, with 15.75 billion cubic metres of capacity, is expected to supply the Turkish market, while a second line would carry gas to Europe. Turkey and Russian Federation on Monday signed a deal to build a gas pipeline from Russian Federation as the two countries pressed ahead with efforts to normalize ties.

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France moving more than 6000 migrants, destroying huge camp

The first group of children with no ties to Britain arrived in the United Kingdom from the French "Jungle" migrant camp in Calais on Sunday. On Sunday night French police admitted there was a "high risk" of violent opposition from the group who are opposed to the clearance of the migrant camp .

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Ukip leadership, Nigel Farage, Suzanne Evans

She described Kassam as on the "far right wing", and said Ukip did not need a "fresh injection of toxicity", bringing a rebuke from Farage, who was appearing on ITV's Peston on Sunday show immediately afterwards. He said: "I mean we've had all these sex cases going on for years and some people are guilty as hell as others have their lives ruined when they're completely innocent".

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Majestic Virat Kohli guides India to seven-wicket win

The first Twenty20 worldwide against Zimbabwe in the summer, which India lost by two runs, was one game where critics felt he was past his sell-by date, when he was at the crease for the last over requiring eight runs off six balls and unable to chase it down.

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Police van rams into anti-US protesters in Manila

The van suddenly reversed and then sped forwards twice over a distance of some 20 yards, knocking down and scattering protesters. A few got run over but somehow managed to stand. "They have to go in Mindanao, there are many whites there, they have to go", he said, adding that he was reorienting the country's foreign policy. The protest was in keeping with President Rodrigo Dutertes call for an independent foreign policy.

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Oilers blank Jets to win 2016 Heritage Classic

New York's John Tavares had two goals and an assist and Johnny Boychuk scored for the second straight game as the Islanders beat Minnesota 6-3. The Edmonton Oilers haven't been the most successful NHL hockey club in recent years but they are looking great with a 4-1-0 record in the early going after downing the St.

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Dirty hit? Block by Landry injures Bills' Williams

I heard about it, and I thought 'that's garbage, ' " Bills center Eric Wood said. We'll see if he gets fined more for that than the guys dancing, that's all I have to say. "That Landry, I have a ton of respect for that kid. I hope that wasn't the case". Jarvis Landry had an eventful afternoon. He made five catches for 78 yards and caught a 2-point conversion pass during Miami's comeback for a 28-25 victory.

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AP Top 25: Ohio State slips, Penn State in, Houston out

The Penn State Nittany Lions are back in the Associated Press Top 25 for the first time since December of 2011 after an upset win over No. 2 Ohio State on Saturday night. Clemson moved up to No. 3 with Washington ranked fourth and Louisville fifth. Beat TCU, 34-10. Saturday: at Oklahoma State . The Aggies' loss dropped them from No.

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Russian Federation and Syria to halt air strikes in Aleppo

Airstrikes of Syrian Air Force as well as that of Russian Aerospace Forces have stopped from 10 a.m. local time. In this photo released early Monday, Oct. The minister said it was expecting nations with sway over militant groups opposed to the Syrian government entrenched in eastern Aleppo to put pressure on them to cease hostilities in return.

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Suzanne Evans to stand for Ukip leadership

In response to an inquiry about former aide to Farage who now edits the United Kingdom arm of the Donald-Trump-backing rightwing USA news website Breitbart, Raheem Kassa, Evans stated that Kassam was on the "far right wing" and stressed that Ukip did not need a "fresh injection of toxicity".

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Violence erupts at Calais migrant camp ahead of planned evacuation

A Syrian man named Sam who spent 13 months in the Jungle told Agence France-Presse he had fled the camp on Saturday night, October 22, to an undisclosed location about 12 kilometers (7 miles) away where he said "dozens" of migrants were hiding out to avoid being moved.

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At least five dead after light aircraft crash at Malta airport

A witness told the Times of Malta the propeller plane suddenly tipped to its right side and "went straight down to the ground". No one aboard the flight, which was heading for Misrata in Libya, is thought to have survived. At this stage we are not aware of any of our employees being on board'. The nationality of the victims is not known at the current time. Witnesses said the military plane from Luxembourg crashed near the runway soon after take-off at 7.10 am (0510 GMT) and ...

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Some voters say they won't accept outcome of election

Most of it is the politics of personal destruction against Donald Trump. Speaking at campaign event in North Carolina, the first of three rallies Friday, Trump said he never wants to look back and think that if he'd only held one more rally, he could have won a state.


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