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UAW plans protest of Trump's Detroit speech

Trump wrongly claimed during his speech that his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton supports the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Trump's attacks on Clinton flowed as he once again referred Clinton as unstable, unbalanced and "totally unhinged". "And Trump barware in Slovenia", the Clinton campaign said in a memo. The protests occurred in intervals every few minutes and each woman used the same tactic.

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Big Deal: Monmouth Poll Places Clinton at 50%, Trump 37%

She said the outbursts were inappropriate and members who participated in the protests would be investigated and banned from future Detroit Economic Club events. "We can not let her win because that will be disaster for Detroit and everybody else", Trump said. "The average worker, today, pays 31.5 percent of their wages to income and payroll taxes, on top of that, state and local taxes consume another 10 percent, very grim picture" he said.

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Delta flights grounded due to 'system outage'

Jetport Director Paul Bradbury said that as of 10 a.m., one flight to La Guardia Airport in NY scheduled for 5:30 a.m. had just left, and a second departure to NY originally scheduled for 7:15 a.m. Cancellations and delays continue . The company is updating the condition of the outage on its press website and Twitter page. Delta apologized for the delay saying, "our teams are working to resolve the problem as quickly as possible".

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Donald Trump to rally in Kissimmee Thursday

After public events today in Florida's I-4 corridor, Clinton has no public events on her Tuesday schedule. Door open at 4pm, he's scheduled to take the stage at 7pm. Crowds of her supporters waited in the rain to attend the rally held in one of St. Petersburg's historic venues, the Coliseum. "Trickle-down economics does not help our economy grow", she said.

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Hall of Fame game canceled because of poor field conditions

Player safety is at an all-time high - I'm even a fan of shortening the preseason - but this isn't how we accomplish that. How the Packers-Colts Hall of Fame game got canceled - ESPN Here's a close look at just how the field in Canton was ruined.

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Victim in London stabbing was wife of FSU professor

Three of the victims have been treated for their wounds and released from the hospital. She was staying in London while her husband, Richard Wagner , taught a summer session for the university. The assault, which officials do not believe is terror-related, also injured five others. The man - who has yet to be publicly named - is in police custody at a nearby hospital.

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Twins 6, Tampa Bay 3 (final)

Keon Broxton's pinch-hit homer leading off the seventh inning tied the game at 2 for theBrewers (48-59), who had won five of seven. "No question Archer was the difference in the game". Travis led off the game with a home run, then ripped a 1-2 pitch from Kelvin Herrera (1-3) into the Royals' bullpen for his first career multihomer game.

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Child killed at water park was lawmaker's son

Police say two women who also were in the boat - but not related to the boy - sustained minor facial injuries and were treated at area hospitals. "Since the day he was born, he brought abundant joy to our family and all those he came in contact with".

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Ousted from DNC, Wasserman Schultz fighting to stay in House

One of Florida's largest newspapers has endorsed Debbie Wasserman Schultz in her congressional re-election bid - despite what it calls the "WikiLeaks misadventure" that forced her to resign as chair of the Democratic National Committee (DNC).

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Donald Trump in Dueling Non-Endorsements With GOP

Trump's attacks on the Gold Star Khan family have been devastating for his campaign as 69% of those polled said that Trump's comments were out of bounds. Pat Toomey. In a recent op-ed piece, Toomey wrote about conservative ideals and how they compare to Trump's rhetoric, writing in part: "There could come a point at which the differences are so great as to be irreconcilable".

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. says he's not ready to quit racing

Just two months after blowing a road course win, Hamlin was pulling into victory lane at Watkins Glen International , proving that his June run at Sonoma was more than just a stroke of luck. “The event that I had at MI I shouldnt have had a concussion from. I am confident and positive that they tell me without question that we are going to get back to normal.

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Donald Trump supporter's sign torched in NY

Pirozzolo said the goal of the giant T wasn't to be divisive, but to show his enthusiasm for a candidate whose supporters he believes have been the subject of ridicule and persecution: "The signs didn't say "Trump"; it was just a T. The massive "T"-which stood about one story tall at 12 by 8 feet-was burned down by an arsonist who apparently did not appreciate the pro-Trump message".

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Archer helps Rays beat Twins

Tampa Bay starter Chris Archer struck out seven in six innings of work, allowing three hits. The Twins are now 44-65 this year. "No question Archer was the difference in the game". Brian Dozier drove in the game's first run with a third-inning triple. Ramirez, who allowed a two-run pinch-hit homer to Eddie Rosario in the seventh, took his ninth loss - the most among American League relievers.

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More Americans support late-term abortion if Zika harms fetus, poll says

Rick Scott said in a statement today . US health officials have concluded that Zika infections in pregnant women can cause microcephaly, a birth defect marked by small head size that can lead to severe developmental problems in babies. The acting medical officer of the British Caribbean territory announced Monday that a Grand Cayman man appears to be the first local case of Zika on the three islands.

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Alex Rodriguez to Retire on Friday; Become Yankees Advisor

Cashman said no club has called the Yankees to discuss interest in a trade for Rodriguez , who never used the word "retire" during his press conference. "I'm kind of shocked", Logna said just moments after learning the news . In 1996, at the ripe old age of 20, Rodriguez produced 9.4 WAR - which is still tied for the 87th-best season in Major League Baseball history and was, at the time , easily the most WAR produced in one season at that age .

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Amputee's prosthetic leg taken in near-fatal beating

Three people are facing charges in North Carolina after police say they badly beat a man and stole his prosthetic leg before leaving him for dead. More astonishing, the burglars also took his titanium prosthetic leg . Rosselle believes the burglary happened after the attack, and that hurting Sanders was the pair's first priority. As of Monday morning, the victim had not yet recovered his stolen property.

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ISU nets No. 10 ranking in FCS preseason poll

The coaches poll had the same top-five. Five-time defending national champion North Dakota State led the Valley teams at No. 1. The Bison received 152 of 158 first-place votes. Directly behind Montana at No. 14 was Eastern Washington , which opened last year's poll at No. 6 before stumbling down the stretch to miss the playoffs at 6-5.

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Mom was to leave husband on day family found dead

They have now been identified as Mark Short, 40, his wife, Megan, 33, and their three children, Lianna , 8, Mark, 5 and Willow , who was 2 years old. Past news reports told of the family's difficulties getting anti-rejection medication for Willow . In this September 1, 2014, photo, Willow Short , 4-month-old, center, along with her parents Megan and Mark and sister Liana, 6, and brother Mark, 3, poses for a photo in Sinking Spring, Pa .

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Obama attacks Trump's temperament, saying he is 'woefully unprepared'

Mr. Trump's criticism of Khizr Khan and Ghazala Khan, who took the stage at last week's Democratic convention, sparked growing concern and dismay from Republican lawmakers responding to the latest Trump outburst to blindside his party colleagues.

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Padres hit into first triple play at Petco in loss to Phils

Offensive-wise, the first eight Phillies batters of the game against southpaw Christian Friedrich failed to reach base before Hellickson singled to center for his fourth hit in 23 games as a Phillie. The Phillies extended their win streak at Petco Park to four games. He was charged with five runs, 10 hits and no walks. Bob McClure jogged out for a mustachioed consultation, but this was not a day for the pitching coaches, as Eickhoff allowed a Ryan Schimpf two-run blast to tie the game at ...

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Coroner IDs man who died in fire

At least 18 dwellings burned over the weekend, and the body of one man was found on Saturday evening in a burned-out auto parked in the driveway of a home. Fire Departments offer "Aid" to their neighbors, and in turn have help available to them when emergencies overwhelm their resources. "The flames were right behind our backyard", he said.

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California wildfires likely to worsen as season peaks -forecaster

The burned out landscape is seen through the cab of a vehicle at the site of a destroyed house after the Soberanes Fire burned through the Palo Colorado area, north of Big Sur. Flames raced down a steep hillside "like a freight train", leaving smoldering remains of homes and warnings that more communities should be ready to flee the wildfire churning through tinder-dry canyons in Southern California, authorities said Sunday.

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Trump to call for moratorium on federal economic regulations

Trump said. "But I still believe if he communicates his republican policies, and how we're going to turn the country around I think it's better than our choice on the democratic side, who we know is not going to make any changes". Trump himself noted the protests seemed well planned. Instead, he waited and smiled while the protesters were escorted out and the crowd cheered.

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Tropical system developing in Atlantic could bring flooding rains in Florida

A slow-moving upper-level low will be responsible for significant amounts of rain along the Gulf Coast and in southern Alabama and Georgia next week. The heaviest rain will fall near and southeast of the center of the low pressure system , where the confluence of tropical moisture and lift in the atmosphere are colocated.

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Power outage at Delta causes flight cancellations, delays

The problem started with a 2:30 a.m. power outage that wreaked havoc on computer systems at Delta's Atlanta hub. Be warned that amid the chaos caused by an earlier power outage at its Atlanta headquarters, Delta is cautioning travelers that any information online or from its ticketing agents may not be accurate for some time Monday.

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Terrorism: ISIS claims responsibility for attack in Belgium

The language was almost identical to other claims of responsibility issued by the IS for other attacks in recent weeks, including an axe attack by an Afghan refugee in Wuerzburg, Germany, and the killing of a priest in the Normandy region of France.

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Tapper Shuts Down Clinton Surrogate on Email Talking Points

During the short question-and-answer session, Clinton also detailed some of her plans should she win the White House, promising to make an overhaul of America's immigration system a "clear, high priority". Comey replied, "That's not true", and added, "There was classified material emailed". Clinton said Friday that the three emails cited by Comey "did not have the appropriate markings" and as a result, "it was therefore reasonable to conclude that anyone, including myself, would not have ...

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USA men cruise past China 119-62 in basketball

If the first game was any indication, Kevin Durant will likely continue the dominance of headlines he has maintained throughout the offseason. On Monday, Taurasi's assault on the record books continued, as she moved into second place all-time in total Olympic points for the U.S.

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Police Shooting That Wounded Utah Teen Ruled Justified

The shooting touched off unrest in the bustling downtown area near the city's main homeless shelter and not far from the arena where the NBA's Utah Jazz play. "As we embrace these new technologies, we have to recognize that they are also capturing ostensibly material evidence of potential criminal wrongdoing", Gill says.

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Ichiro Smacks a Triple for His 3000th MLB Hit

Royals 7, Blue Jays 1 - At Kansas City, Mo.: Yordano Ventura pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Kendrys Morales hit a grand slam, and Kansas City beat Toronto. Ichiro made his Major League Baseball debut with the Seattle Mariners and went on to became only the second player to win Rookie of the Year and Most Valuable Player awards in the same season.

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China avoids sea-claim flak

The tribunal at the Hague-based Permanent Court of Arbitration ruled that China's claim to nearly all of South China Sea was unfounded. Short said that the U.S. Beijing claims sovereignty over most of the South China Sea , through which more than $5 trillion of trade moves annually. China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi said a page had been turned after the "deeply flawed" ruling and it was time to lower the temperature in the dispute.

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Hillary Clinton: "Don't Let a Friend Vote Trump"

The current Child and Dependent Care tax credit is capped at 35 percent of qualifying expenses or up to $3,000 for one cared-for individual or $6,000 for two or more. Trump also would reduce federal regulations that he blames for stifling economic activity. "Clinton not only embraces President Obama's job-killing energy restrictions, but wants to expand them, including going after oil and natural gas production that employs some 10 million Americans", Trump said.

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Florida is investigating apparent new case of locally transmitted Zika

The CDC gave more than $16 billion to 40 countries and terrains in an effort to better collect data on the adverse outcomes of Zika as a stopgap until Congress provides funds. However, Democrats killed the aid bill earlier this summer because it did not fund a couple of Planned Parenthood facilities in Puerto Rico. But ultimately the bill did not pass.

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Airline computer glitches and outages over the years

This power outage reveals just how fragile the global airline infrastructure is, and how dependent we are on the power remaining on. In a later statement , the airline said: "We are aware that flight status systems, including airport screens, are incorrectly showing flights on time", the airline said in a statement .

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Wynwood is home to artists, hipsters, tourists _ and Zika

The best way to protect yourself is to wear long-sleeve shirts and long trousers, a challenge during the dog days of summer, but at least something to do. "They really weren't interested in fixing this issue. I would not travel to any location with ongoing Zika transmission, including Brazil, if I was pregnant or planning to start a family in the near future".


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