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Judge to watch for signs of NC voter suppression

Douglas, an election law expert at the University of Kentucky College of Law. Attorney Adam Fulton told U.S. District Judge Richard Boulware that an email will tell the 65 or so people planning to visit Nevada polling sites they can't talk with people within 100 feet of a polling place, and can't photograph or use video or audio to record people without that person's permission.

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Some Of The Best NYC Marathon Social Media Posts

The 34-year-old Kenyan defended her title Sunday in an unofficial time of 2 hours, 24 minutes, 26 seconds, beating countrywoman Joyce Chepkirui by almost four minutes. She opened a lead of more than two minutes after 20 miles. They include last year's winners, Mary Keitany and Stanley Biwott, both from Kenya. She was the top finisher from the United States, crossing the finish line just 3:47 behind the gold medalist.

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Janet Reno, Florida woman who became US Attorney General, dies at 78

Before serving as the country's top law-enforcement official for eight years under President Bill Clinton, she was state attorney in Dade County for 14 years. In 1997, the ACLU and other groups challenged provisions of the Communications Decency Act that forbade sending or displaying to a person younger than 18 material "that, in context, depicts or describes, in terms patently offensive as measured by contemporary community standards, sexual or excretory activities or organs".

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Pakistani opposition says two supporters killed by 'expired' tear gas in clashes

ISLAMABAD (AP) - Pakistani police Wednesday released almost 2,000 opposition party supporters of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan who were detained ahead of planned anti-government protests, a government spokesman said. Following Khan's announcement of calling-off the protest, the process of removing containers from motorway and Islamabad has begun. He said Sharif brothers are making the people fight with each other to hide their ill-gotten money and he is waiting for the day when ...

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Mikel Obi, Moses, Iheanacho expected today as Super Eagles camp opens

A source in the North African nation was quoted by CompleteSports, saying that the Desert Warriors will fly to Nigeria two days before the clash, on a chartered plane. A win for the Super Eagles against the north Africans will put them in firm control of Group B in the race for Russian Federation 2018 ticket having secured a 2-1 win against Zambia in Ndola.

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Ghirmay Ghebreslassie, Mary Keitany Winners In TCS New York City Marathon

Eritrea's Ghirmay Ghebreslassie has won the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon in the men's field. Except for the cheering fans, of course, who packed the course to root on the record-setting 52,049 runners from 120 nations as they wound through all five of the city's boroughs.

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India, UK to deepen ties in defence sector

Although Britain can not sign any bilateral trade deals until it has left the European Union - most likely in 2019 - May's visit is seen as signalling a desire to get the ball rolling as early as possible. Mr Modi alluded to the tightening of visa norms at a summit alongside Mrs May yesterday, noting "education is vital for our students". According to the joint statement, the two leaders also welcomed the fourth phase of the joint UK-India Civil Nuclear Research Programme which looks at new ...

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Clinton closes campaign with straight to camera 2-minute ad

Campaign manager Kellyanne Conway told the BBC such antipathy "doesn't reflect why Donald Trump is running and who he would be on the global stage". "We are going to have one of the great victories of all time ", he said. "We have to begin listening to one another and respecting one another", said Clinton.

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Top court rejects Democrats in Ohio voter-intimidation dispute

The Democrats originally filed for the restraining order out of fear Trump supporters could intimidate minority voters at polling places on Election Day. District Judge James Gwin will not be in place on November 8 Election Day. The party told the Supreme Court the appellate judges ruled without reviewing "critical evidence" U.S.

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Social media post might have prompted fatal stabbings of 3

Three others were hurt. Arrington had barricaded himself inside the city home of a friend, and surrendered after negotiating with police. Arrington, who is described as "armed and unsafe", has a warrant for an unrelated sexual assault incident from October 9.

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After Brexit ruling, UK PM May says values independent judiciary

I also value the freedom of our press. "Of course the judges will look at the legal arguments", May told reporters on the plane to India for her first bilateral visit outside the EU. Ms May vowed to continue Brexit plans, following Thursday's ruling. The bill, which the Tory government is legally required to put before parliament unless the upcoming appeal is successful, will need to be backed the majority of parliament before May invokes Article 50.

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Tear gas used on protestors heading for Islamabad

In late October, media reported that the Pakistani government banned all political meetings and protests in the capital, Islamabad, ahead of the November 2 planned opposition march. The PTI leadership has officially informed Islamabad administration that the rally would conclude at 10 PM. PTI chairman Imran Khan has claimed that one million people would attend the rally tonight.

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Two Russian Officers Injured in Militants' Attack Near Castello Road in Aleppo

A rescue helicopter quickly arrived to evacuate the crew to the Hemeimeem air base in Syria's coastal province of Latakia used by the Russian military. We don't trust the Russians or any of their cheap initiatives", said Yasser al-Youssef, from the politburo of the Nureddin al-Zinki rebel brigade in Aleppo .

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Khawaja Saad takes a swipe at Imran Khan for rally size

The PTI chief asked as to what crime they have committed that his party workers are being arrested. Rough estimates suggest that there may not be more than some 30, 000 participants in the rally. "We will knock Supreme Court's door against this decision", he said. "PTI workers are sick and exhausted of the party's protests and sit-ins", he said.

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Ryan Fitzpatrick sprains MCL in Week 9

Antonio Allen was certain after Sunday's game that he wasn't offsides on the fourth-quarter kickoff when he was flagged for just that. On the re-kick, the tired coverage team found itself chasing a fresh Drake, Grant's backup. "He's probably day-to-day", Bowles said. "It all falls on the quarterback". "He's one of the best I've been around". The Jets defense also yielded 274 total yards (137 rushing and 137 passing yards), allowed Miami to run 62 plays for an average of 4.4 yards per ...

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Beyonce, Jay Z, Katy Perry Are Latest Celebrities To Endorse Hillary Clinton

Oh. Oh". Bon Jovi added his rock attitude to a Tim Kaine rally in Florida - with the vice-presidential nominee playing his harmonica on stage with the American icon. "And that is why I'm with her", she concluded. Beyonce and Jay Z performed for "free" at the Get out the Vote concert last night for Hillary Clinton.

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Re-elect Paul Ryan and Mark Pocan to Congress

Some Republicans were outraged that Ryan refused to rescind his endorsement of Trump after the audio tape went public. GOP nominee Donald TrumpDonald TrumpLewandowski in Yale paper: Trump the "shock" U.S. I voted for Ron Johnson last week. GOP lawmakers told The Hill it'll be hard for Ryan to get the 218 votes he needs to maintain his position as Speaker, in part because of his mishandling of Trump.

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Chinese vessels leave disputed shoal: Philippine official

MANILA , Philippines (AP) — The Philippine defense chief says aerial surveillance shows Chinese coast guard ships are still guarding a disputed shoal but Filipinos were seen fishing there "unmolested" for the first time in years. He said the dispute had not been resolved and the Philippines would reassert its rights when bilateral talks resume, although he noted "the climate has changed".

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Hillary "worthy of your vote", Obama tells MI students

Clinton was headed next to Philadelphia for a rally with Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, Bill and Chelsea Clinton, Bruce Stringsteen and Jon Bon Jovi against the backdrop of Independence Hall in Philadelphia. Clinton briefly deviated from protocol by going to shake hands with some of those gathered in the streets outside the venue. She was to end her day with a midnight rally in Raleigh.

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Poll roundup: Clinton has the edge one day before election

Clinton maintains a lead in the polls, but needs to ensure voter turnout in key swing states like this one in order to win. Trump is looking at a narrow - but expanding - path to 270, and he could win by snatching up the toss-ups and flipping at least one state now seen as leaning toward Clinton.

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The Hispanic Vote Could Be The Reason Clinton Wins The White House

More than 30 percent of Clark County residents are Hispanic, according to the latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau. In every part of the state, Democrats have found Latino voters who have not been active in recent elections or had voted for more moderate Republicans.

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Nicaragua president easily wins new term, with wife as VP

In July, Nicaragua's Supreme Electoral Council in effect decimated the opposition by ousting Eduardo Montealegre as leader of the main opposition party, the Independent Liberation party (PLI) - and then suspending nearly all its members for refusing to recognize a new party leader named as head of the opposition by the supreme court.

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Man charged with murder in fatal stabbings of woman, 2 kids

The knife attack that killed the two children and a woman reportedly took place on Saturday afternoon. He eventually surrendered after negotiating with police. 5, 2016, in Newark N.J. The stabbings occurred around 4 p.m. The Newark Police Division and the Essex County Prosecutor's Office is seeking the public's assistance in locating 26-year-old Jeremy Arrington, who is wanted for questioning, but should be considered armed-and-dangerous.

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US judges reject Democratic bids aimed at voter intimidation

Gwin's order specifically bans unauthorized poll watching inside polling places as well as within a 100-foot buffer zone around the polls. Following a Monday hearing in the North Carolina lawsuit, the Associated Press reported that U.S. With that promise, the judge declined to issue a temporary restraining order that Democrats had sought in a lawsuit alleging that Stone, the group, the Nevada Republican Party and the Trump campaign plan to harass Nevada voters.

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Israel Sentences Palestinian Teen Attacker to 12 Years

Israel is a state that does not only refuse to attend global conferences, but refuses to recognize Palestine, to implement signed agreements, United Nations resolutions or simply to abide by its obligations under worldwide law. "The world should not allow Israel to continue vetoing the inalienable right of Palestine to be free", Erekat said. There was no immediate comment from Mr Vimont, but the French foreign ministry said it still plans to hold the conference before the end of the year .

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Donald Trump Says Early Voting Lines Are Evidence of 'Rigged' System

Solid lean Clinton right now. Democratic strategist Steve Schale , a Florida expert, estimated that 170,000 more Hispanics had voted early or by mail as of Wednesday than had voted early or by mail in the entire 2012 election, according to a post on his blog.

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Things You Need to Know on Election Day

Because of fewer early voting days in 2012, citizens cast more absentee ballots and came to the polls en masse on Election Day. Georgia cut its early voting period by more than half for 2012. It is possible the numbers are down due to voter suppression. If the early voting lines are long, he believes Election Day lines will also be long.

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On eve of Election Day, Clinton maintains her edge over Trump

Katy Perry headlines a free concert in support of Hillary Clinton in Philadelphia. Compounded by wins in key battleground states like Florida , Ohio, and North Carolina , a Trump victory in a traditional blue state like MI could help the Republican presidential nominee garner the 270 electoral votes needed to win the White House.

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U.S. top court rejects Democrats in OH voter-intimidation dispute

The Ohio Democratic Party had asked the nation's high court to overturn the weekend ruling of US 6th Circuit Court of Appeals putting on hold Friday's ruling from a federal judge in Cleveland that would have barred the Trump campaign and others from doing anything seen as intimidating, harassing, or coercing voters at the polls.

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Ryan says he will not step down as Speaker following the election

At the beginning of the rally, held at Universal Fibers, he was joined on stage by his wife Janna and their three children Liza, . House Speaker Paul Ryan says Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton still compromised national security, even though the Federal Bureau of Investigation says it will not be changing its decision not to file any charges over her use of a private email server while she was Secretary of State.

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Donald Trump Calls Himself the 'Last Chance' to Fix America

Trump's path to victory remained narrow. Donald trump was also busy campaigning all over the country in key battleground states. More than 42.4 million people have already voted. "This is going to be Brexit times 50", Trump told cheering supporters in Leesburg, a suburb of Washington DC in Virginia. Trump continued to seize on the email issue, despite the FBI's finding.

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More Hong Kong lawmakers at risk of losing legislative seats

The Hong Kong Bar Association warned in advance that an interpretation of the Basic Law by the Chinese parliament at this moment would be a severe blow to the territory's judicial independence. The ruling affirmed that the oath is a requirement for serving office in Hong Kong and when taking the oath: "The person taking the oath should take it sincerely and solemnly and must accurately, completely and solemnly read out phrases such as "uphold the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special ...

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Tackling Pollution: Delhi Minister Invites Suggestions From People

Dust arising out of these activities is one of the big reasons for the rise in PM 2.5 levels. The Delhi government had made a decision to shut down the coal-based Badarpur power plant, considered one of the key pollutants, for the next 10 days beginning today.

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Hillary Clinton Campaigns At Grand Valley State University

Some bleachers were not in use to allow for a press area, but with the seating area full, more than 1,000 supporters filled the floor area. Clinton got some of her loudest cheers Monday when she voiced her support for LGBT rights, clean energy and "equal pay for women's work", and relief for the high cost of tuition and student loan debt.

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As Election Day looms, Clinton preaches message of unity

The poll has the Democratic Party nominee on 46.4% and the Republican on 44.4%. "The FBI's swift and thorough review should finally close the door on this Republican sideshow", House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said , adding the election would now be decided "on the merits of the candidates" rather than innuendo.


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