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Oompa Loompa and moobs make it into Oxford English Dictionary

Other unusual entries include moobs , used to describe unusually prominent breasts on a man, typically as a result of excess fat, and gender-fluid, which refers to a person who doesnt identify with a single fixed gender. New entries also include words such as gender-fluid (first recorded in 1987), "Merica (a truncated form of 'America") - often used ironically to draw attention to stereotypical American ideals, institutions, or traditions - and British political buzzword Westminster bubble ...

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School bus driver circled back to airport

Denver police say the driver of a school bus that crashed at Denver International Airport died at the scene. Almost 20 people, including 15 pupils and three sport coaches, were taken to hospital following the collision at Denver International Airport on Sunday, it was reported .

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Miss Arkansas Savvy Shields named Miss America 2017

Shields won the talent competition on the second night of preliminaries with a jazz dance to a song from " Smash ". During the evening gown competition, Shields wore a black dress and said, "My evening gown is my favorite dress I've ever worn in my life".

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REMEMBERING 9/11: Hillary Clinton arrives at memorial ceremony

Trump campaign officials, however, decided not to change plans to keep the Republican's surrogates off of Sunday morning news talk shows out of respect for the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. The remark drew fierce criticism from Republicans. Trump and his supporters quickly pounced on the remark. Trump, 70, fired back, first calling her comments "INSULTING" on Twitter and then issuing an angry statement.

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Woman Kidnapped at Rest Stop Calls Husband From Trunk Before Dying

The 47-year-old was shot to death, a medical examiner said Thursday. Maze was able to call law enforcement from inside the trunk and describe the details of her abduction, police say. Investigators say the woman's body was found in the trunk of this vehicle. "She didn't know her location, but she was able to talk to them over her cellphone, sporadically, as coverage faded in and out", Dutton said.

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At least 1 hurt as plane crashes in Reno airport parking lot

After experiencing an unknown issue, the plane crashed into the airport's surface parking lot. Despite the crash, the airport remained fully operational, says Kulpin. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) are investigating the crash, which occurred at around 6:15 pm local time on Sunday evening.

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British Airways IT Glitch, Airport Protest Delay Air Travel in London

BA later said its systems were back online at bases including Heathrow and Gatwick, although check-in is taking longer than usual due to the backlog of flights. South African passengers flying to Heathrow and Gatwick from Cape Town and Johannesburg are not experiencing delays at the moment, but might do so if they are on a connecting flight from any of the London hubs.

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As election run-in begins, Donald Trump and Clinton narrowed the gap

Like Clinton , Trump has largely avoided having the press corps on his plane, but on Monday he invited some journalists aboard. Mr. Trump leads Ms. Clinton on two key issues that dominate the ongoing campaign - terrorism and economy.

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Police Shut Down Eisenhower Expressway in Search of Carjacking Suspect

Witnesses told ABC 7 that at least two dozen police officers converged near the Harlem Avenue exit on the Eisenhower Expressway. Illinois State Police spokesman Jason Bradley says troopers and local police were chasing four armed suspects who stole a vehicle at gunpoint in suburban Hillside Friday.

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Miss America pageant underway in Atlantic City

This year's judges were Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas, singer Ciara, actress and singer Laura Marano, singer-songwriter Cole Swindell, Miss America 1985 Sharlene Wells Hawkes, actress Sara Foster, and Dallas Mavericks owner and Shark Tank star Mark Cuban.

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CNN poll: More 'likely voters' believe Clinton will win debate

Attendees look on as Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton speaks during the NBC News Commander-in-Chief Forum on September 7, 2016 in New York City. The Republican presidential candidate told supporters he would ask generals to craft a roadmap to the annihilation of the DAESH terrorist group. "Last night was yet another test, and Donald Trump failed yet again", Clinton said Thursday morning, in what was her first formal press conference in 278 days .

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Donald Trump widens lead over Hillary Clinton to 2 points — UPI/CVoter poll

President Obama addressed directly to those who were left behind and said they were the prove there is nothing Americans can not overcome. Leading New York Trump supporters said Clinton won't be able to escape serious political damage as a result of her comments.

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NYS Independence Party backs Gary Johnson for president

After months of never reading Johnson's name on any of the mainstream political newsletters I receive - The Washington Post, The New York Times , FiveThirtyEight, Huffington Post, Daily Beast, Ballotpedia, Wall Street Journal - the third party alternative candidate got significant attention in nearly every newsletter.

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Clinton Leads Trump by 5%: New Poll

But Sunday's drama was just merely a capstone on Clinton's rough 48 hours. The former secretary of state came under fire after telling a NY fundraiser on Friday night: "To be grossly generalistic, you could put half of Trump's supporters into what I call the basket of deplorables ".

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United States marks 15th anniversary of 9/11 attacks

In his weekly radio address on Saturday, US President Barack Obama said 9/11 had been one of the darkest days in the history of the nation, but that it underlined the core values and resilience that define Americans. Among those who died were 343 firefighters, 23 police officers and 37 officers with the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey. No public officials will speak at the NY ceremony, in keeping with a tradition that began in 2012.

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Philippines President Duterte proposes feeding pirates to sharks

Duterte, who called Obama a "son of a bitch", said in a statement that he regretted "it came across as a personal attack on the US president". Duterte set the tone for the week when, just before flying to Laos on Monday, he launched a barrage of insults at Obama in response to the U.S.

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School bus driver killed, other injured in crash at airport

Mike Farr. "They don't really know why." he said. Children's Hospital Colorado received another five patients, and all appear to be in stable condition, stated an administrator after speaking with Denver7 News. Without providing additional details, Farr said that the driver's route was "curious" and that she "should not have been coming back up, but she did".

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Fire at mosque attended by nightclub shooter investigated

The cause of the fire is under investigation, but so far there is no indication whether it was arson or accidental, he said. "A fire at any place of worship is alarming, regardless of the circumstances", a statement from the St. The extent of the damage done to the mosque was not immediately released. Mateen's father is among the roughly 100 members that attend the mosque.

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Savvy Shields, of Arkansas, crowned Miss America

Miss New York Camille Sims may not have snagged the Miss America crown (that honor went to Miss Arkansas Savvy Shields), but her interview question won the night. The 21-year-old, an early front-runner this week after winning a preliminary talent competition, topped a field of 52 contestants to nab the title.

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Trump blasts Clinton's 'basket of deplorables' remark

Perhaps Clinton's apology is a similar non-apology. The first is a " basket of deplorables " - a group , she clarified, that is "racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamophobic - you name it". "As I said, many of Trump's supporters are hard-working Americans who just don't feel like the economy or our political system are working for them", she added.

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Turnovers plagued the Hokies in Battle at Bristol loss

The real heroes from the Battle at Bristol are the Virginia Tech offensive players who kept gift-wrapping touchdowns for the Vols. In the third quarter, Tennessee extended its lead to 17 when Alvin Kamara found the end zone for the first time this season.

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Blue Jays drop a wild, clunky series finale to Red Sox

Joey Votto had four hits including a home run as the Cincinnati Reds edged past the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-7 and Bryce Harper's three-run homer gave the Washington Nationals a 3-0 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. Chris Archer (8-18) tied the Tampa Bay record for losses in a season, set by Tanyon Sturtze in 2002. "We're fine. It's the beginning of September".

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NFL And NFLPA Will Investigate Concussion Protocol Compliance For Cam Newton

Safety Darian Stewart's helmet-to-helmet hit in the final minute was negated because Newton, who was slow getting up, was called for intentional grounding on the play. An undoubtedly sore quarterback after the game, though Newton went out of his way to say repeatedly the officiating was no excuse for the Panthers' offense going limp as their small bit of revenge slipped away.

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Body of missing dancer found in Southern California forest

Monday and his unoccupied vehicle was found later the same day in the 1500 block of McWood Street , according to the West Covina Police Department. Reyes' auto was found with its engine running and his wallet and laptop computer inside in the 1500 block of McWood Street in West Covina, causing family members to fear something had happened to him, family friend Ronda Hampton said.

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Donald Trump tries to capitalise on Hillary Clinton's 'deplorables' remarks

At a rally in Pensacola, Florida, on Friday, he said Clinton is "so protected" that "she could walk into this arena right now and shoot somebody with 20,000 people watching, right smack in the middle of the heart". She added: "Now some of those folks, they are irredeemable". The Clinton campaign did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Donald Trump's running mate is firing back at comments by Hillary Clinton in which she described Trump supporters as a "basket of ...

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Clinton's bout of pneumonia raises worries for Democrats

Hillary Clinton's doctor says the Democratic presidential nominee was diagnosed on Friday with pneumonia, put on antibiotics and advised to rest and modify her campaign schedule. "If she gets a report of pneumonia on Friday, they should try to tell the public in real time". Reporters travelling with the campaign noticed Clinton's departure from the memorial at about 9.36am.

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Vikings score 2 TDs off turnovers in beating Titans 25-16

Eric Kendricks, Vikings - For someone who didn't play all preseason, Eric Kendricks didn't skip a beat. Peterson would finish with just 31 yards on 18 carries. Stefon Diggs caught seven passes for 103 yards for the Vikings. "We were all trying to make great calls and everything". Clearly the Titans' three turnovers - including an unforced fumble returned for a TD- was the difference in the game.

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South Korea: Next North Korean Nuclear Test Could Come Any Time

Zhang Liangui, a North Korea expert at the Central Party School of the Communist Party of China, said that Beijing would likely adopt any new sanctions that the United Nations chose to adopt against North Korea following the test. But Pyongyang also has a highly enriched uranium program, which is much more easily concealed and which outsiders know very little about; if that program is advanced, the North could have much more fuel for bomb-building.

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Minnesota Vikings undecided on QB for home opener

DeMarco Murray scored both Tennessee touchdowns - both of them coming on receptions. But Walsh also missed an extra point, leaving Minnesota coach Mike Zimmer disappointed and expecting improvement. It's nearly as if Zimmer, who made his bones in this league as a long-time defensive coordinator, looked at his favorite side of the ball in the locker room at intermission and implored them to make a play or in this case, two or three.

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Starting off a pleasant week with typical September weather

Temperatures will be in the 80s, so wear something comfortable while out on today's adventure. Tuesday|A few thunderstorms possible. A cold front will be moving through the region tomorrow. Expect a mostly sunny to sunny highs for the remainder of the week with warming highs. Thursday , partly sunny and highs near 90 with a 20% rain chance.

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Hackers Target States' Voter Registration Files

Another concern is that the Russian government may be looking to sow uncertainty in the process of the presidential election. And in July, the Illinois Voter Registration System suffered a cyber intrusion in which hackers were able to retrieve a number of voter records, according to a message from the Illinois State Board of Elections.

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Ground Zero flag returns to NY

How it ended up across the country in Everett is a piece of the puzzle that remains unsolved. After plucking the flag from a nearby boat, three firefighters hoisted it amid the ashen destruction as photographer Thomas E. A flag hoisted at Ground Zero after the September 11 terror attacks in NY is going on display. He said he was motivated by an episode of Meltzer's show about the missing flag.

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Clinton regrets calling half of Trump backers 'deplorable'

Theoretically, her fate is now at the mercy of "half" of Donald Trump's supporters fit into a "basket of deplorables ", all of whom she called in no uncertain terms as "racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamophobic - you name it".

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Seoul says North Korea capable of another nuclear test

He said: "The members of the Security Council further regretted that the Democratic People's Republic of Korea is diverting resources to the pursuit of ballistic missiles while Democratic People's Republic of Korea citizens have great unmet needs".

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Clinton ignites storm of controversy over her remarks

They may take exception to Mrs Clinton's calling fully half of all Trump supporters - millions of Americans - deplorable, which is why she has walked back this portion of her comments . Video: Hillary Clinton: Would You Vote For Her? The Clinton campaign, for its part, has backed their candidate's comments, saying that while Trump's supporters don't all fit into that category, several are part of the so-called alt-right "hate movement".


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