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United States report savages Baltimore police over racial bias

Murphy says he appreciates the Justice Department report , and he's looking forward to working for change. For example, roughly 44 percent of these searches occurred in two (primarily Black) neighborhoods, even though these residents make up only 11 percent of the city's population.

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Clintons made $10.6 million in 2015, paid federal rate of 34%

The pending Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiated by President Barack Obama has drawn criticism from both Clinton and Trump.After Trump named an all-male group of economic advisers earlier this week, Clinton mocked it as "six guys named Steve".

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The Duke of Westminster, Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor has died at 64

The late Duke of Westminster and Prince William's father, the Prince of Wales had a friendship spanning decades, and Hugh's sister, Lady Edwina, is Princess Diana's god-daughter. He is pictured attending the christening of his godchild, Prince George. When Princess Diana died, Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor and his wife Natasha became greatly involved in the life of William and Harry, at the request of Prince Charles, one of their closest friends.

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The Lawyers Mourning Slain Colleagues in Pakistan

Bilal Kasi , who himself was shot dead on Monday, had condemned Alvi's murder and announced a two-day boycott of courts. The bomber struck as a crowd of lawyers and journalists crammed into the Emergency Department of the hospital, after the fatal shooting of president of the Balochistan Bar Association earlier the same morning.

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Boy was conscious after fall from Idlewild roller coaster, park says

Park spokesman Jeff Croushore told WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh the incident occurred on the Rollo Coaster , a ride that dates to 1938. - Always use safety equipment such as seat belts and safety bars. Records show the Rollo Coaster was inspected by Pennsylvania State officials last week. One day later, three girls - ages 6, 10 and 16 - fell out of a ferris wheel that had flipped over mid-air at the Greeneville County Fair in Tennessee.

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Brendan Dassey, of 'Making a Murderer,' gets conviction overturned

Halbach was killed in 2005 after she visited the Avery property to take pictures of vehicles Avery had for sale. The state alleged that Avery tied Halbach to a bed and ordered Dassey to sexually assault her before she was stabbed and later dragged to Avery's garage and shot.

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Phelps glad to end career on own terms

RIO DE JANEIRO - Michael Phelps waggled four fingers, recognizing another historic achievement. I don't know what to say. After winning his 22nd gold medal in the 200-meter individual medley on Thursday, the 31-year-old earned his 13th individual event win - which makes him the athlete with the most individual event wins since 152 B.C.! However, he didn't rule out making a run at the 2020 Games.

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Alleged Islamic State supporter killed in Canada made 'martyrdom video'

Driver was quickly identified by authorities from his long-standing reputation of being a supporter of Islamic terrorist groups, even giving media interviews to express his support and longing to join the Islamic State. But officials said they never determined Driver's intended target. Regional transit lines also were advised of a security threat. "Our partnership reflects our joint commitment to protecting the safety of our citizens", U.S.

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Libyan forces take Sirte convention center from Islamic State

The capture of Sirte would be a major setback for Islamic State . "The bodies of at least 20 Daesh fighters were found after today's fighting", it said , using an Arabic acronym for the jihadist group. France last month confirmed it had troops in Libya, saying three of the soldiers had been killed while on a mission there. Underscoring the sensitivities, the head of Libya's Government of National Accord said yesterday the country did not need foreign troops on the ground in the fight ...

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Syrian government forces hit hospitals in Aleppo's 'worst week'- rights group

The assault began on Sunday and is meant to ease the encirclement of the opposition-held east of Aleppo city, where an estimated 250,000 residents have been under regime siege since July 17. Speaking on Thursday in Geneva, Egeland also said the U.N.is prepared to send aid to the contested city of Aleppo as soon as fighting pauses. But the civil war is also being fought daily beyond Aleppo , as Syrian government forces steadily claw back territory around the capital, Damascus, and the ...

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Trump's Tax Plan 'Would Facilitate Tax Avoidance'

If Trump really wanted to make this proposal less tilted toward the wealthy, he would structure it as a tax credit (which reduces your tax bill by the same amount regardless of your tax rate) instead of a deduction, but he seems to have specifically chosen not to do that.

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Trump Doubles Down on Criticism of Khan Family

Don Young. Trump also questioned why Ghazala Khan remained silent throughout her husband's speech , suggesting that "maybe she wasn't allowed to have anything to say". Pence said much of the same media criticizing Trump earlier condemned Patricia Smith's speech at the GOP convention about the USA information officer killed in the 2012 attack in Benghazi.

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Thai PM calls for patience after bomb blasts

Friday's blast took place on the birthday of Thailand's Queen Sirikit. Two bombs went off in the resort of Hua Hin this morning near the clock tower, a city landmark, killing one and injuring three. 'I have seen three coups, fighting on the streets, blasts and bombs, shootings at temples, I have seen a lot of violence in Thailand and political turmoil so nothing surprises me, ' he said on Friday.

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ATM robbery accused remanded in police custody

The 35-year-old Gabrial, one among four Romanians accused in the robbery in which a large number of persons lost their money from their accounts, was taken into custody on transit remand from a court in Mumbai and brought here by air, police sources said.

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Syrian town 'attacked with chlorine gas'

The group did not claim that the bombs were chemical weapons . Two activist groups - the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Observatory and the Local Coordination Committees - say rebels shot down the helicopter over Idlib . The incident took place close to where Russian Federation said on Monday one of its military helicopter was shot down over Idlib province, killing the five people on board.

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Syria: Suspected Chlorine Gas Attack In Aleppo

Three people including a woman and two children were killed and a dozen injured in a suspected chlorine gas attack in Aleppo - one of several attacks reported since Syria gave up its weapons stockpile, a media report said . until 1 p.m. local time. Further east, Russian raids hit the IS stronghold of Raqa, killing at least 24 civilians and wounding 70 people, according to the Britain-based Observatory.

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4 independents file to run for president in Ohio

The filing deadline for independents running for all other political offices in OH is the day before the primary, but for presidential candidates it is 90 days before the General Election, said Eck. Still, that's far from the 2 percent needed for Libertarians to be recognized as a political party. They need to have no less than 5,000 valid signatures, including at least 500 signatures from half of the Congressional districts in the state.

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Hillary Clinton releases tax returns, blasts Trump for not doing so

They paid $3.6 million in federal income tax, according to the document, which was posted on the Democratic presidential candidate s web page. The Clintons over the years have made public details of their income taxes as far back as 1977, the campaign said .

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After PM's Remarks, BJP Calls for Support for PoK Movement

The main reason behind unrest in Kashmir is Pakistan support to cross-border terrorism. "We must together go to the root from where the problem started", Azad said while talking to journalists after an all-party meet here on Kashmir. He said the envoys held in-depth discussions on the global and regional issues and agreed that the key elements of the foreign policy of Pakistan were pointing in the correct direction.

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Emails Show Ties Between Clinton Foundation & State Dept.

According to different reports , the FBI had already considered several months ago to open a corruption investigation involving the Clinton Foundation . Judicial Watch says 44 pages of emails from Clinton's private server that weren't handed over to the government include damning evidence. "You know, the almost 55,000 pages of former Secretary Clinton's emails released by the department over the past year give a sense of the wide range of individuals both inside and outside of government ...

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Trump in 'deep trouble' as new polls show Clinton jumping ahead

The poll conducted by Marist Institute for Public Opinion in NY said last month Clinton's lead was 42-39 advantage over Trump. In every other year, loyalty from the two parties' voters has been within a percentage point or the party with more support from its voters for its candidate prevailed.

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Census 2016 site falls to DDoS attack

The bureau's chief statistician, David Kalisch , said he made a decision to shut down the site after the blocking failure led to an overloaded router breaking down, potentially making data vulnerable to hacking during a peak period, and the performance monitoring system "throwing up some queries to us that we needed to investigate".

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Tinder Usage Has Skyrocketed in Rio for the Olympics

International Olympic Committee spokesperson Mark Adams said the athletes will be trained to guard against harassment and can report it through various ways. He said: "I've got no regrets today - I gave it everything I had". Chinese swimmer Sun Yang, who served a doping ban in 2014, has also come under fire after Australia's Mack Horton called him a "drugs cheat".

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Hillarys Economic Speech Slams Trump, Omits Obama

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will release her 2015 tax returns and her running mate, U.S. Senator Tim Kaine and his wife, Anne Holton, will release the last 10 years of their tax returns within days, according to a source close to Clinton .

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Thai Junta head says election will be held in 2017

Chaturon Chaisang, who served in the Cabinets of both Thaksin and Yingluck, told the AP that his biggest objection is that "the draft charter will not allow Thai people to determine the future of this country". - Emergency decrees enacted by the junta without any parliamentary consent remain valid. The junta had banned campaigning against the proposed constitution, and several opponents of the draft document were arrested during the campaign.

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ORC poll puts Clinton 9 points ahead of Trump

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Top Republican donor and fundraiser Meg Whitman has endorsed Democrat Hillary Clinton for president, saying she can not support a candidate who has "exploited anger, grievance, xenophobia and racial division". "Is he really the guy you want to have the nuclear codes?" he said. Clinton got a 7 point bounce - now leading Trump 52 to 43 percent - after the Democratic convention , reaching her highest support in any poll since early May.

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Church notes for August 13, 2016

The deadline is Tuesday at noon. Food, fellowship and prizes. Dothan Presbyterian Church , 501 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Word of Life Tabernacle, 200 E. on Murchison Road between Suburban Mart and Colvin Funeral Home. The fundraiser is sponsored by Seniors Aging Gracefully. There will also be a 3 p.m.

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Japan rescues Chinese fishermen amid island tension

He also met Professor Wu Shicun, president of China's National Institute for South China Sea Studies "in a friendly atmosphere". China's Supreme People's Court even issued its own counter-Hague ruling , threatening to arrest any intruders into its claimed South China Sea territories.

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The Clintons earn most their money from paid speeches

It is customary for United States presidential candidates to make their tax returns public, although they are not required by law to do so. "Here's a pretty incredible fact: There is a non-zero chance that Donald Trump isn't paying *any* taxes", Clinton tweeted, just minutes after releasing her own returns.

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Planned Parenthood Clinics Saved From Cuts in Ohio

Specifically, the judge mandated the Ohio Department of Health review a Planned Parenthood grant application. A judge appointed by George W. Bush has ruled that Ohio's law defunding Planned Parenthood is unconstitutional because it violates the group's First Amendment rights.

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Democratic senator roils Donald Trump with brutal tweet

There's something enviable about the fact that each new day for Donald Trump is a clean slate. Instead of toning things down for a general election audience, Trump has taken an even more caustic tone in recent days as his poll numbers have continued to tumble.

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DEA Will Not Reclassify Marijuana

Currently, the only authorized grower is the University of Mississippi. A drug can be reclassified through congressional legislation or a formal scheduling petition process that involves medical and scientific evaluation by the FDA and DEA.

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Tourists targeted in blasts across Thailand cities

Thai police have confirmed that two more bombs have gone off in another city, killing one person, in the latest in a string of blasts to hit the country, including two in the seaside resort town of Hua Hin that killed one and wounded almost 20 more people - half of them foreigners.

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James to stay with Cavaliers

Dwyane Wade will return to Miami and Derrick Rose will go back to Chicago early in the 2016-17 season, which was unveiled Thursday by the National Basketball Association. So there's common interest in some sort of change to the system. Lebron James has shattered records left and right and just two months ago, he did something that no one thought he could do.

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South Africa's ruling party poised for major loss

The results remained too close to call in the country's largest city, Johannesburg , or Tshwane, the metropolitan area of the capital, Pretoria. Of course, the apartheid system had to end based on open racist policies that defined un-justice to the maximum.


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