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Jury selection halted in church shooting trial

Some family members filed wrongful death lawsuits against the federal government, alleging Roof should not have been able to purchase the gun used in the killings, the newspaper said. Roof had agreed to plead guilty to murdering nine people, rather than going through a lengthy and expensive trial, only if the death penalty gets taken off the table, his lawyers said.

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Delhi pollution: Schools shut for 3 days, odd-even may return, says Kejriwal

PM 2.5 particles are exceedingly small and can evade the body's normal defenses and penetrate deep into the lungs, causing chronic health problems. You ask people who fix lights on the streets to sprinkle water with cranes to control dust pollution.

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UK Political Parties Draw New Brexit Battle Lines

In a Sunday Telegraph column, Mrs May said her government will " get on with the job " despite the ruling. The high court ruling risks delaying the Brexit process that the prime minister has pledged to formally begin by the end of March.

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Trump, Clinton split victories in early states, but bigger battles ahead

Clinton appears to have the easier route through the electoral map to the 270 votes needed to win the presidency. In regards to electoral votes, Trump has 24 and Clinton has 3. The Democratic nominee has 97 electoral votes compared to 84 for her GOP rival, according to CNN projections. He didn't provide much details and the occurrence of such problems could not immediately be verified.

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Jordan Henderson hails Liverpool's 'world class' front three

Only Daryl Janmaat's 75th-minute consolation goal prevented Liverpool from enjoying a flawless day, as it established a one-point lead over Chelsea at the top of the English Premier League. Liverpool last won the league in the 1989-90 season and have since finished second four times, most recently under Brendan Rodgers in 2013-14, when they had the inspirational Luis Suarez leading their attack.

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One person hospitalized in shooting near Del Mar Circle in Aurora

The officer shooting happened in Denver's Montbello neighborhood, north of Interstate 70 near Chambers Road. Police traced the suspect to a home in Denver. It's not known if police are searching for a suspect or if they were injured in the shooting. Police have set up a wide perimeter around the area and are asking people to keep away.

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Woman jumps onto Mercedes to rescue baby during carjacking

A witness to the dramatic carjacking outside a Melbourne school during which a woman jumped on the bonnet to try and save her friend's baby, asleep in the back seat, has described her as "tough as nails". He drove over the mother's foot as he sped from the kerb. Two men remain at large following the freakish carjacking of a vehicle with a baby in the back on Tuesday afternoon.

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Scotland will intervene in Brexit case, Sturgeon says

Mr Davis insists the move to leave the European Union will still be launched by next April despite the High Court ruling that Parliament, and not Prime Minister Theresa May, must trigger that process. "It's reasonable that MSPs who represent the people of Scotland are consulted before any steps are taken to remove us from Europe against our wishes".

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TEAM COVERAGE: Clinton, Trump make final sprint

A seven percentage point separation between the two candidates in the state is still extremely significant and would require a massive feat by Trump , even if 13 percent of voters are still undecided in MI. But Trump was about 90 minutes behind schedule and a steady stream of attendees headed for the exit as Trump spoke for just over 35 minutes. Candidates will reiterate what they have said for months.

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Control of Congress up for grabs in contested campaigns

Americans bid goodbye with their ballots Tuesday to a presidential campaign of venom, audacity and history, choosing between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in a contest that divided the nation like none other in recent times. Republicans need four additional Senate seats to overtake Democrats. Of the Senate races expected to be the closest, IN had the earliest time for polls to close.

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For 1st time in years, Arizona faces tight White House race

Obama carried Florida's Hispanic vote 60% to 39%, an improvement over his 57% to 42% showing in 2008, according to the Pew Research Center. While Latinos have participated in early voting at a high rate, helping to give Hillary Clinton an edge over Donald Trump, what they do on Election Day could help determine not just who wins the presidency, but how the community will be treated for years, experts say .

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Iraqi Kurds seize IS-held town near Mosul

Iraqi Kurdish forces have retaken the town of Bashiqa, one of the last areas east of Mosul to be held by the Islamic State group, a top security official said on Tuesday. "Investigators flew in this morning and are on their way to the grave to conduct examinations and determine the cause of death", said Haider Majeed, a Cabinet official in charge of mass grave investigations.

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Iraq forces find '100 decapitated bodies' in mass grave recaptured from IS

Investigators on Tuesday began their probe of the site, located near an agricultural school in the town of Hamam al-Alil. In this Monday, Nov. 7, 2016 frame grab from video, an Iraqi federal police officer walks towards a mass grave in Hamam al-Alil, Iraq.

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Jimmy Kimmel reveals who Trump is 'endorsing' for president

In the slightly larger burg of Hart's Location, Clinton won with 17 votes to Trump's 14. Democrats are narrowly favored to win the four Senate seats they need for a majority there, but the chamber will be closely divided in any event. She adds that key personnel and related assets have been rotated to provide a boost to the election trail. One of the bolder front pages of the pack, USA Today has printed rousing images of both Clinton and Trump addressing roaring crowd of supporters.

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Russia's Aleppo ceasefire rejected by Syrian opposition

The previous halt faltered because the Syrian government and Russian Federation refused to allow humanitarian aid into blockaded area. But fighters have vowed not to surrender until they have ended the government's hold on the city. "The Russians are exerting more pressure on the rebellious people of Aleppo to get them out of the city", al-Youssef told The Associated Press.

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Bruce Springsteen, Bon Jovi play Philadelphia Hillary Clinton rally

The support from the two former heads of state is advantageous for Clinton if she wins the election. Or the way Gaga even says, "She is ready to restore peace in this country", you are kind of expecting her to say world. Stressing that each vote counts, he too called on voters to step out and vote for Clinton and "to stand with her on the right side of history". Reflecting on his eight years in office, Obama said, "You bet on me all those years ago, and I'll always be grateful for having ...

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Bush did not vote for Clinton, despite what Rush Limbuagh claimed

Carr had asked Trump about a statement from a family spokesman, which stated that the 43rd President and former First Lady Laura Bush did not vote for president but did fill out the rest of their ballot for Republicans. Indeed, after Jeb Bush left the presidential race, none of the high-profile members of the Bush family have commented on the election - with neither George W Bush nor his father attending the Republican National Convention this year.

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Samsung Offices Raided In An Investigation Involving A Dressage Horse

The president's comments that he or she would be the de-facto governor of state affairs is seen as implying that the prime minister would be chosen from a neutral cabinet approved by all parties in the National Assembly, which would also give the new PM full control over domestic affairs.

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Betting on the US Presidential election hits record high

According to Reuters , wagering on the US Presidential race has already shattered the previous record set in the 2012 election. There has been a dramatic change in the forecast for the U.S. On British betting market Betfair , Clinton's odds of victory had tanked after the FBI reactivated its investigation. The US election, like Brexit, carries enormous suspense as real estate tycoon Donald Trump competes in the poll with Hillary Clinton.

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Samsung offices in South Korea raided amid corruption suspicisions

Many have requested her resignation and do not believe splicing her authority and relegating some aspects to a new prime minister will be enough. Park announced Tuesday that she will allow the opposition-controlled parliament to select her new prime minister in an effort to reduce the turmoil threatening her presidency.

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Empire State Building Lights Up With Election Results

The projection is huge; it covers 70,000 square feet and has been created with 40 projectors, O'Keefe told the Post . The projection on New York's most iconic landmark begins at 8PM ET tonight - November 8, 2016 - and will continue throughout the evening, ultimately calling the race for a new President of the United States of America.

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Denied: Donald Trump tries to sue county over late polling booth

Polls opened for 12 hours starting at 7 a.m., but almost 53 percent of Nevada's 1.5 million active registered voters have already weighed in through in-person early voting or absentee ballots. Clark County had a record-breaking number of early voters, exceeding 57,000 by 10 p.m. local time Friday, according to the Las Vegas Review Journal .

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Indian cross-border fire kills three more

Heavy exchanges of fire have been reported also from Saga, Balnoi and Salotri areas of Krishna Ghati sector in neighbouring Poonch district. Pakistan has protested the continued violation of human rights by Indian troops at various global forums including the United Nations.

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Donald Trump votes in NY

Though northeastern New Hampshire is one of the country's smallest states, Clinton and Trump have done battle here in recent days for its four electoral votes which could be decisive in a neck-and-neck race. Libertarian Gary Johnson picked up three votes. The predictive ability of the island was upset in 1996, when an Election Day typhoon delayed voting.

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British Parliament must accept Brexit vote was legitimate: May

The Brexit minister added it was still government's legal position that it was "proper and lawful for government to trigger Article 50 using prerogative powers". The court said Tuesday that it will hear the case December 5-8. She added: "I want to ensure that we get the best possible deal for the United Kingdom as we leave the EU, that's the best possible deal for trading with and operating within the single European market.

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Jury awards UVA administrator $3 million over Rolling Stone article

To do so, her attorneys mapped out what they said was the extensive damage that "A Rape on Campus" did to Eramo. Rolling Stone retracted the piece the following April, "saying the magazine had relied too much on Jackie's' account and did not adequately work to confirm her story ".

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May resists pressure to relax visa rules for Indian migrants

India , he said, is the third largest investor in the United Kingdom, and Britain is the largest G20 investor in India . Although Britain can not sign any bilateral trade deals until it has left the European Union - most likely in 2019 - her visit is seen as signaling a desire to get the ball rolling as early as possible.

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Clinton campaign team takes on Mannequin Challenge

She did what celebrities and people all over the world did, she just took it up a notch. Clinton voiced regret for the vitriolic turn of the campaign - which Obama likened to a reality show during his speech - and vowed to turn her attention to policy change and progress going forward.

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Paul Ryan to Seek Re-Election as Speaker

Update: Donald Trump canceled a rally with Speaker Ryan in West Allis, Wisconsin on Sunday afternoon. Four weeks later, it's not unreasonable to wonder whether or not Ryan actually meant what he said. He is referring to the race between then-Sen. Ryan would need to secure 218 votes by then, and he can not expect support from Democrats. Wade Hummer, a 60-year-old landscape contractor, said he nearly voted libertarian but ended up casting an early vote for Trump.

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Why it's about more than just Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton

Their final week of campaigning was a grinding series of get-out-the-vote rallies across battleground states where the election is likely to be decided. Obama won it narrowly in 2012. Donald Trump has a final message to his supporters in the election's waning hours: "We have to win". Mrs Clinton went into Election Day as the favourite to become the first United States woman president after spending eight years in the White House as the first lady in the 1990s.

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Ankara calls European Union envoy meeting as HDP boycott Turkey parliament after arrests

Prime Minister Binali Yildirim later condemned the decision as "disrespectful to the nation". Erdogan and the government are furious at what they see as Western criticism of their fight against the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militant group, which has waged a three-decade insurgency for Kurdish autonomy and whose allied groups in Syria enjoy US support in the fight against Islamic State.

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Colorado Legislature up for grabs in razor-tight Senate

But like Joe Heck in Nevada, Toomey has run a near ideal campaign, while Democrat Katy McGinty has been somewhat lacklustre as a first time candidate. Republicans held onto a key Senate seat in Florida on Tuesday as their hopes of protecting their narrow majority rested on a handful of states that were toss-ups until the end.

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America Is Choosing Its Next President, Battleground States Start Voting: 10 Facts

There have been instances in history where a president ascends to the White House by winning the Electoral College vote, but not the popular vote (George W. Instead, the result hinges on a handful of states that are politically divided, which some say is undemocratic. The latest Electoral College's map as the election heads into the final hours is a little more favourable to Mr Trump, but Mrs Clinton still holds a substantial number of the electorates.

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Supreme Court upholds Dickson's election

But having lost at the tribunal and appellate court, Sylva headed for the apex court, but the panel of justices led by Tanko Ibrahim on Tuesday affirmed the judgements of the tribunal and the appellate court. Parties therefore bear cost", he said. They insisted that Section 26 (1) of the Electoral Act made no provision for "cancellation" of election, but "postponement" of election.

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Long lines, raised voices, one Trump lawsuit on US election day

Election Day 2016 is finally upon us, and in MI, the polls are open (and will be, until 8 p.m. Central). Anyone in line at 8 p.m. will be allowed to vote. All polling places have a 600-foot campaign-free zone. Most frustratingly, voter intimidation techniques are often geared towards those for whom the right to vote has been the hardest fought: people of color and non-English speaking citizens .


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