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Father of Pulse shooter attends Clinton rally near Orlando

Clinton took a hard stance against Donald Trump, and his economic plan announced Monday in Detroit, while simultaneously touting her own pledge to bring massive amounts of spending for infrastructure improvements to Florida. Petersburg, part of her "jobs tour" of Florida. "There is no other Donald Trump ", Clinton said. "For someone who claims to be so successful, he does it by stiffing small businesspeople".

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Trump deposition videos stay sealed in Trump University case

Trump's lawyers claimed that references in marketing materials to "secrets", "hand-picked" instructors or "university" were sales "puffery" and there was no evidence Trump meant to defraud students. Trump's lawyers have argued that, even if Trump University engaged in fraud or deceptive marketing, Trump himself was not sufficiently involved into its day-to-day operations to be party to a lawsuit.

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Clinton Holds Big Lead In Virginia, Trump Up In Arizona

Trumpwants to build". Trump said that he would provide greater detail on the specific plans in the coming weeks. There is no public interest in repealing this tax, unless one believes that the American economy is now plagued by too little inequality.

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Donald Trump Returns to NC

After appearing in Wilmington, Trump will then make his way to Cumberland County where he'll hold a campaign event in Fayetteville. The event begins at 5:15 p.m.at the Crown Arena, located at 1960 Coliseum Drive, Trump's website says. Tickets are on a first-come, first-serve basis. For a list of items that won't be permitted at the Fayetteville rally, visit CrownComplexNC.com. He'll speak at Trask Coliseum on the University of North Carolina-Wilmington's campus at 2pm.

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Hall of Fame welcomes 8 fresh busts

Irv Favre was never one to brag on his son to Brett's face, but a story from his high school career Favre said he had never told before made it clear that Irv never once stopped believing in his son. To play a game that I love so much for 20 years, to have all the wonderful things happen, what a blessing. "(Jerry Rice) came to camp with this really high haircut, and the guys called him FiFi.

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Jeb Bush's son breaks with family, backs Donald Trump

Trump has not seemed to actively seek the endorsement of a Bush, so it will be interesting to see if he responds to the news from George P. Bush . He acknowledges that "from Team Bush it's a bitter pill to swallow". "And we knew what he meant too". Jeb Bush is resolutely #NeverTrump but his son, George P. Bush , no longer is. Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who lost the Republican nomination to Trump, has not endorsed the billionaire and skipped the party's convention in Cleveland, said ...

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Snoop Dogg's son leaves UCLA football again

Just months attempting his football comeback, Broadus signed with Wilhelmina modeling agency, and he's now working on an underwear line. "He's pursuing other passions , [Football coach] Jim Mora says". Later in the fall, he indicated that he had lost his love for the game and had played for the approval of his famous father. "The best day of my life was when I heard those exact words".

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US Wins First Gold Medal of Rio Games in 10m Air Rifle

By ARNIE STAPLETON AP Sports Writer American teenager Virginia Thrasher won the first gold medal of the Rio Olympics in the women's 10-meter air rifle Saturday, and host Brazil recorded the. She picked up a rifle, used a tree to steady her shot, and took down the deer. The 19-year Thrasher became the first freshman to win both individual NCAA rifle titles and helped West Virginia win the team title.

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Chevron wins US ruling blocking $8.6 billion Ecuador award

Donziger appealed, arguing that worldwide comity - or the requirement that a US court recognize a ruling of a foreign jurisdiction - barred Chevron from challenging the judgment. Donziger's alleged misdeeds shouldn't prevent the plaintiffs from enforcing the judgment, the appeals court wrote: "There is no authority suggesting that a party ignorant of its attorney's fraudulent actions may enforce a fraudulently procured judgment".

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Obama Commutes Sentences for 214 Inmates

Nearly all the prisoners were convicted for crimes related to cocaine, methamphetamine or other drugs. Almost all of them had committed nonviolent drug crimes, said Neil Eggleston, White Hosue counsel to the president. One man had been given 20 years for possessing a large amount of meth, the other - 34 years, partly due to additional firearm charges. Maynard Dennis, of Liverpool, N.Y., who was sentenced to 25 years in prison in 2005 for cocaine-related charges.

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Trump Meets with Six Gold Star Families about National Security

Byrne said her son is fully aware of how outspoken she is. Some commentators suggest the Khans have received so much attention recently because their story had not been previously known or covered, while Smith had appeared on television news shows and her testimony before Congress received significant media attention since the Benghazi attack in 2012.

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After outage, Delta seeks forgiveness with refunds, vouchers

Delta passengers sleeping in Las Vegas terminal after system outage grounds flights nationwide (MGN). Passengers line up as they wait to board Delta Air Lines flights at Rome's Leonardo Da Vinci airport, Monday, Aug. Airline officials said an overnight power outage at a facility near its headquarters in Atlanta led to a computer meltdown. IT experts said that Delta and other airlines have grown so much in recent years that their computer systems are too dated to manage demand.

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Baltimore Physicians Playing Major Role In Developing Zika Vaccine

Wednesday, Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said clinical trials on a vaccine for the virus may be delayed because the National Institutes of Health will run out of these repurposed funds by the end of this month. "It will be necessary to make sure that people receiving a Zika vaccine do not then become more susceptible to severe dengue infections, which can be fatal".

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Deputy injured when helicopter is struck by gunfire

The deputy was reportedly shot in the left arm by a high-powered rifle. The Polk County Sheriff's Office says the deputy was in a helicopter when gunfire struck the vehicle's cab, causing acrylic shrapnel to hit the deputy. The aircraft made an emergency landing at the Fosston Municipal Airport. Deputies say they arrested Carstie Clausen of rural Clearbrook, Minnesota, in the woods near a small cabin.

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American couple die minutes apart after 63 years of marriage

Family gathered with Jeanette was reading the Bible at the time she passed away. Henry De Lange, a Korean War veteran then died exactly 20 minutes after his wife at 5.30pm. My brother Keith said to my dad, said, 'Mom's gone to heaven . If you want to go too, you can.' For the first time, in the afternoon, he kind of opened up his eyes, and he looked very intently over where mom was.

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Pedestrians form human chain to rescue woman stranded by flood

He's the one who filmed the heroic rescue. "For the people who did things like form the human chain - I tell you, it really shows that the people here have such grit", she said. This disaster though, was different: The magnitude of the storm threatened to wash away the historic boulevard, leaving behind waterlogged remnants of what stood there before.

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Man grabs cop's gun, kills store owner, then gets shot

Workers there kicked Guzman out, and he went across the street to the A and M deli and continued to be disruptive there, police said. As they were physically removing Guzman from the store, he stole a service weapon from one of the officers.

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Bergen: Clinton vs. Trump as commander in chief

The former deputy commander of the wars in the Middle East had called Hillary Clinton the kind of "commander in chief America needs". "He wants to divide us from the rest of the world, and from each other", Clinton said in her acceptance speech to a widely cheering crowd at the Democratic convention, adding that "bonds of trust and respect are fraying" and Americans "have to decide whether we will all work together so we can all rise together".

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GOP Sen. Collins 'dismayed' by Trump, won't vote for him

GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump announced some slight alterations to the tax plan he initially laid out during a Monday event at the Detroit Economic Club . "She supports the high taxes and radical regulation that forced jobs out of your community. and the immigration policies that have strained local budgets and the trade deals like NAFTA.

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Katinka Hosszu takes second gold of Rio Games in 100m backstroke

But a number of these incredible wins have been getting air-time for the wrong reasons. "I'm not a fan", King said. Which is cute and all, except they're not at a mall - they're at the Olympic Games! As you may have seen, Katinka Hosszú became the first breakout star of the 2016 Summer Olympics when she won the gold medal in the 400 m individual medley in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday.

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Panel sends Alabama chief justice's ethics case to trial

Moore recused himself from a case before the Alabama Supreme Court brought by the Alabama Policy Institute suing to stop probate judges from issuing same-sex marriage licenses despite the U.S. Moore is accused of violating judicial ethics by urging probate judges in a January order to defy the federal courts after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that gays and lesbians have a fundamental right to marry.

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AP First-Person Account of Riding World's Tallest Waterslide

On the waterslide certified by Guinness World Records as the world's tallest, riders sit in multi-person rafts during "the ultimate in water slide thrills", subjecting "adventure seekers" to a "jaw dropping" 17-story drop, the park's website says.

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Rain that caused deadly Md. flood a '1-in-1000' year event

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan surveyed the damage in the area and declared a state of emergency in the county, NBC News reported. "My breath was taken away", she said . He pulled her out of the vehicle and carried her to safety. "Cars everywhere, sidewalks missing, roads partially gone, utility poles down, cars on top of cars", Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman said of the scene.

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Firefighters battle major wildfire in USA state of California

As CBS 5 tells us , the campfire was first reported by two hikers the morning of July 22 shortly before the wildfire broke out. The hikers needed to move to a place where there was cellphone reception to report the fire, so the precise location of the abandoned campfire hadn't been determined.

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Pence Tries to Calm Outrage as Trump Continues to Court Controversy

Trump is under fire for attacking the parents of a dead US Muslim soldier after they criticised him at the Democratic convention last week, when Hillary Clinton accepted her party's nomination to fight him at the election on 8 November. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump faces backlash from prominent Iowa Republicans about his response to Khizr Khan's July 28 speech at the Democratic National Convention.

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Walmart to acquire Jet.com for $3 billion

The deal underscores the competitive nature of the online retail business, where Amazon dominates and Walmart - the largest brick-and-mortar retail in the USA - plays second fiddle. The two brands will not be combined, but both companies are looking to take advantage of each other's strengths to offer low prices online. "This is about winning over time", he said.

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Warren takes on Trump's economic plan

Most Republicans and independents are reluctant to vote for Clinton, said Marquette Law School Poll director Charles Franklin, "but for them to vote for Donald Trump would be psychologically hard if they see her as qualified and him as not qualified".

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Demonstrators protest Chicago police shooting

The McDonald shooting video prompted accusations that Mayor Rahm Emanuel had delayed its release until after his re-election and some protesters called for him to resign. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said the officer's body camera could have been deactivated when the stolen Jaguar slammed into his squad vehicle and set off the air bags.

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World's tallest water slide claims life of 10-year-old boy

During their visit, Caleb made a decision to go on the Verrückt, known as the tallest waterslide in the world, standing at 168 feet and seven inches. He called any potential legislative action spurred by Sunday's tragedy premature, saying the investigation of Caleb Schwab's death should be given time to unfold.

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Maryland town ravaged by deadly flood braces for more rain

For now, the clock's hands stand still at 9:20 p.m., likely the time it was uprooted from its home, and it will be Ellicott City residents who decide how long it remains frozen at that time, Kittleman said . We could have all died. As part of the city's recovery efforts, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan declared a state of emergency for the county, making it eligible to receive state resources and putting into motion the process for seeking federal assistance.

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Term about over, Pennsylvania's top prosecutor goes on trial

Carpenter, who supervised the grand jury that investigated Kane; Thomas Carluccio, the special prosecutor appointed by Carpenter to oversee the grand jury; Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams; and Patrick Rocco Reese, a member of Kane's security detail who was convicted of contempt past year in connection with accessing email messages related to the grand jury that was investigating Kane for alleged grand jury leaks.

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11-year-old girl shot in Middle Tennessee

Hendersonville Police said they are responding to a shooting scene. The investigation is ongoing. Police said the girl arrived home about 3:30 p.m. Monday afternoon, Vaughn said police had no suspects and were obtaining a search warrant for the girl's home. "We have no reason to believe that there is any threat to student safety on any of our school campuses due to this tragic event".

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Woman In Slain Family Had Planned To Leave Husband That Day

Officials said police discovered a handgun as well as a handwritten "murder-suicide" note in the home, located near Sinking Spring , Pennsylvania . This sn't the first time the Short family made the news. In one picture of Megan, he wrote: "She's still the most attractive girl that I've ever met". Neighbour Angie Burke said Megan had complained that it was "hard being a stay-at-home mum", and had asked her to help move out.

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Paul Ryan makes final push in advance of Tuesday primary

Within seconds, Nehlen became a media darling. Marti Mikkleson , news reporter for WUWM in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Those pundits are not entitled to their own "facts". Sarah Palin has endorsed him, and conservative author Ann Coulter campaigned with him this weekend. For those of you hoping that Speaker of the House Paul Ryan loses in his primary next week, there's some bad news.

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Jailed South African paralympics star Pistorius taken to hospital

Newspaper City Press earlier said Pistorius , known as Blade Runner for the carbon-fiber prosthetics he wore when racing, was rushed to hospital around midday on Saturday. However, prosecutors argued that Pistorius shot Steenkamp during an argument. The prescribed minimum sentence for murder in South Africa is 15 years, although a judge can reduce that penalty in some circumstances.


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