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Chief: Boy's BB gun 'practically identical' to police weapon

Tyree King, was fatally shot when police in Columbus responded Wednesday night to a call about armed robbery. They also repeatedly stressed Tyree's conduct, the credible threats officers face and the gun culture. But police in Columbus , the capital of the state of OH, said on Thursday that the BB gun looked just like the ones carried by the officers. "There is something wrong in this country, and it is bringing its epidemic to our city streets", Ginther said.

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Buechele and Swoopes Shock No. 10 Notre Dame, 50-47

Kelly said the media was "jumping the gun" by criticizing VanGorder or the state of Notre Dame's defense. Due to a very strong opening weekend schedule, ESPN/ABC had the top five highest overnight ratings with Notre Dame-Texas (7.0 overnight), USC-Alabama (4.9), LSU-Wisconsin (4.9), Oklahoma-Houston (4.0) and Clemson-Auburn (2.8).

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Hillary Clinton Gets Her Revenge By Fundraising Off Terrible Matt Lauer Performance

Besides taking the time to rail against Gary Johnson for his Aleppo flub, both CBS and NBC took the time to highlight Hillary Clinton railing against Donald Trump the day after the Commander-in-Chief forum. You were communicating on highly sensitive topics. "I don't know what the f-k he was doing, and neither did he", Trevor Noah said. "If I create that perception, then I take responsibility".

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Chicago aldermen approve increase in water, sewer taxes

The revenue will exclusively go towards saving the city's largest pension fund, which faces a almost $19 billion unfunded liability. Aldermen voted 40-10 to approve the plan, which would add about $230 million a year in new revenue for the Municipal Employees Pension Fund, the largest of the four employee pension funds managed by the city.

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UKIP elects new leader amid acrimony after EU vote victory

On Friday UKIP announces the victor of a leadership contest to replace Nigel Farage , the charismatic but divisive politician who took the party's once-fringe anti-EU views into the mainstream. "People may well drift across". Mr Farage said he did not want to "damn" any of the contenders with his support and acknowledged they would find it tough to take over from him.

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Lane Kiffin Trolled USC In Epic Fashion On Twitter

We made a decision today for now. "I've gotten that stare", junior receiver ArDarius Stewart said. "Hopefully it's a statement we're still going to fight, still going to play". USC: The Trojans will nearly certainly be unranked before playing their next game. Southern Cal defender Jabari Ruffin was ejected from the game late in the first half when at the end of a punt return he stomped his foot into the groin area of Alabama's Minkah Fitzpatrick, who was on the ground.

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The Sugar Industry Paid Harvard Scientists To Lie About Its Harmful Effects

Anthony Devlin/ZUMA Press/NewscomNewly released historical documents show how the sugar industry essentially bribed Harvard scientists to downplay sugar's role in heart disease-and how the US government ate it up. The Sugar Association said in a statement published on its website: "We question this author's continued attempts to reframe historical occurrences to conveniently align with the now trending anti-sugar narrative, particularly when the last several decades of research have ...

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Pilot error cited in Navy flier's Nashville crash

The report cited pilot fatigue and cloudy weather as contributing factors. The Navy also said Kuss "represented the best and brightest of Naval Aviation". Although he radioed that he was throttling out of afterburner during the mishap, he failed to do so, the report said. Several indicators suggested Kuss was tired, the report said, including his failure to sign his "A sheet" and turn on his responder before the flight, both of which were out-of-character.

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Phoenix police: Officer released from hospital

Jonathan Howard. When the auto hits, one cop is seen thrown into the air while another is knocked to the ground. Two of them ended up in a hospital. The 33-year-old rookie officer is still at the hospital with head injuries, which police said were not life-threatening. A Phoenix man accused of intentionally plowing his auto into three police officers on Monday is involved in multiple black nationalist groups and has a history of posting racist rants on social media that called for the ...

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Virginians Will Have Five Presidential Ballot Options on November 8th

College sophomore John Matthews is planning to vote for another third party option, Green Party candidate Dr. Jill Stein. Last week, we released our exclusive one-on-one interview with Libertarian Party presidential nominee Gary Johnson via individual segments, grouped thematically.

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CFB Week 1 Picks: Ole Miss Rebels vs. Florida State Seminoles 9/5/16

Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois has had a hard time in the first half of his debut for the Seminoles on Monday. Francois is the first redshirt freshman to start a game for Florida State since Winston back in 2013. Kelly's first scoring pass was a 3-yarder to Damore'ea Stringfellow. Nothing went right for the Rebels after they built that 28-6 lead. Ole Miss: The Rebels should drop some in the polls, but they may not fall far after losing in what was essentially Florida ...

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Is Sandra Bland wrongful death settlement #JusticeforSandra?

As a condition of the settlement, Bland's mother, Geneva Reed-Veal, said the Waller County jail must provide emergency nurses for all shifts, use automated electronic sensors to ensure accurate and timely cell checks, and activity seek the passage of additional state funds for jail in-taking, inmate screening, training and additional jail support.

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Chief: BB Gun Practically Identical to Cops Gun

Police in OH responding to a report of an armed robbery shot and killed a boy who they said pulled a gun from his waistba. "Our officers carry a gun that looks practically identical to this weapon", she said. Police records show that in 2012 he shot and killed a man who was holding another person at gunpoint. "There is something wrong in this country, and it is bringing its epidemic to our city streets", Ginther said Thursday.

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Sandra Bland's Family Reaches $1.9 Million Wrongful Death Settlement

Three days after her arrest, she was found hanging from a jail cell partition. The family of Sandra Bland reached a $1.9 million settlement in her federal wrongful death suit. It seems that Geneva Reed-Veal, the mother of the 28-year-old, was the person responsible for demanding the changes that the jail is about to undergo.

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Christie goes to court over teacher union contract rules

Christie also wants the state education commissioner to have the power to have final say over laws and labor agreements in those districts that he sees as detrimental to students, such as the "last in first out" policy for teacher layoffs. The rulings promised those districts adequate school funding, universal preschool for all 3- and 4-year old children and reform of curriculum and instruction.

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Search ends for missing Farmington Hills woman

CBS Detroit reports that Elizabeth Hock's body was found on the roof of a Home Depot at a shopping center in Commerce Township , outside Detroit, Thursday morning. Her purse and money and ID were found inside. Elizabeth said she was home, but did not show up for work the next day. She was last seen wearing a white tank top, pink shorts and black sandals.

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Missouri lawmakers override gun, voter ID vetoes

The House quickly followed, overriding the Governor's veto by a vote of 112-41. The NRA says 30 states have laws or court precedents stating people have no duty to retreat from a threat anywhere they are lawfully present. "The effects of the bills overridden won't be felt for months if not years down the road", says Senate President Pro Tem Ron Richard (R-Joplin). Nixon's budget office estimates it could cost the state almost $52 million, a figure that appears to have been calculated ...

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Japan parliamentary panels condemn North Korea n-test

Brooks, called the North's nuclear test "a risky escalation" and "an unacceptable threat". Both Beijing and Moscow have the power of veto on the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), which vowed to draw up a new resolution against the North following its fifth ever nuclear test last Friday.

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Joe Rogan Requests Not To Interview KO'd Fighters Any More

Mecklemburg, who traveled with Miocic to Brazil where he won his UFC Championship belt, said it's been great to watch Miocic's fan base explode. The Miocic vs Overeem fight will likely being around 1:45pm (AEST), though this may very significantly depending on the results of the earlier fights.

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One million Samsung smartphones in US recall

Rival Apple's much-anticipated iPhone 7 debuts Friday. While Samsung hammered out its formal recall plan with USA regulators, the FAA told airline passengers to turn off the phones when flying due to the safety risk. Replacement devices should be available at most retail locations no later than september 21, Samsung said. Shares closed up 4.23 percent on the Korean stock market before trading stopped for the week because of a national holiday and after analysts said that even the negative ...

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Snowden was a 'disgruntled' employee - House committee report

White House spokesman Josh Earnest on Monday reiterated Mr. Obama's position that Snowden's leaks "damaged the United States", harmed national security and put Americans at risk. The summary also claims Snowden is a "serial exaggerator and fabricator" who lied about why he dropped out of the Army and stole answers to an employment test, among other purported falsehoods.

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Warrant Issued For Female US Presidential Candidate

Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein at a protest in North Dakota Tuesday. Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier said his office is working up information through the state's attorney to pursue charges of trespassing and vandalism against Stein after video of her spray painting the blade of a bulldozer was posted online.

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More Women Could Testify Against Bill Cosby In His Criminal Trial

Under Pennsylvania law , the alleged victims could be allowed to testify to show an alleged pattern of behavior, even if no charges were ever filed, and the statute of limitations on those complaints is far in the past. They say Cosby only answered the deposition questions because Bruce Castor, the district attorney in 2005, promised to never bring a criminal case based on Constand's allegations.

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Trump Slams Black Pastor Who Interrupted Speech

Trump called her "a nervous mess" in a Thursday morning interview with "Fox & Friends". On Thursday, Trump punched back at Green-Timmons in his Fox appearance, suggesting that her nervousness implied something else. Trump replied, "Ok, that's good". During the speech, Trump said Clinton had failed on the economy and foreign policy. It was an awkward moment, to say the least, and from his own comments on Thursday, Trump didn't seem too pleased about being interrupted.

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Supreme Court denies bid to expand early voting in Ohio

Supreme Court has rejected the restoration of Golden Week. Attorneys for the state, which voted for Democrat Barack Obama in the last two presidential elections and for Republican George W. "In fact, with voting now slated to begin in less than a month for the November election, OH is one of the easiest states in the nation in which to register and cast your ballot", Husted said.

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Investigation ongoing into fatal police shooting of boy, 13

Officers had initially been called to the area of East Broad and 18th streets on an armed robbery call, according to Sgt. Rich Weiner. "The facts are not similar, and that must be reiterated". Earlier, police said the boy's name was Tyree. "Any loss of life is tragic but the loss of a young person is particularly hard". Police say a 13-year-old boy who was fatally shot by an OH officer after a chase had a pellet gun that looks like a real police firearm.

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Death penalty no option in California girls' 1973 killings

A law enforcement task force arrested Patterson on Tuesday in the rural town of Oakhurst, Oklahoma. She and 12-year-old Valerie Janice Lane, both of Olivehurst, California, were reported missing by their mothers on November 12, 1973, after they failed to return from a shopping mall in nearby Linda that the girls had visited the previous day.

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Suspect in abduction case facing murder charges

Authorities say a woman reported being held captive, leading to the arrest of a kidnapping. An Ohio man arrested after a woman called 911 to report being held captive has been charged with two counts of murder and one count of kidnapping.

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Carrie Tolstedt, Wells Fargo Executive, Retiring From Unit in Scandal

Mark Folk, a spokesman for the San Francisco-based bank, declined to comment. Wells Fargo is being asked to turn over documents related to the scandal. "We were a growth company yesterday, we are a growth company today and we are going to be a growth company tomorrow". "The financial tailwind from the sales mishaps was immaterial to the company's fee revenue, but the elimination of product sales goals could materially change how the company's retail banking segment operates and the fee ...

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Brownsburg teen accused of trying to join ISIS indicted

He is now charged with attempting to provide support to a terrorist organization. At the time, the school, along with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, took steps to dissuade him from engaging in radical extremism. He never made those trips. Officials stopped Akram Musleh , 18, on June 21, 2016 as he attempted to board a bus from Indianapolis to NY, where they say he planned to fly to Morocco on his way to territory controlled by ISIS.

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Remains Found In Stearns County Identified As Jacob Wetterling

A statement from the Jacob Wetterling Resource Center drives home that fact: "The Wetterlings had a choice to walk into bitterness and anger or to walk into a light of what could be, a light of hope". "Our hearts are broken", Patty Wetterling said in a text on Saturday . Patty Wetterling became an advocate for child kidnappings, as a law on sex offender registries was passed by Congress in 1994 in Jacob's eventful memory.

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Oklahoma Man Denied Bond in 1973 Killings

The Yuba County Sheriff was notified a few hours later that their bodies had been found along a dirt road in a wooded area near Marysville. And then, in March 2014, a break: A Yuba sheriff's investigator with "a little bit of down town" was reexamining the cold cases with an evidence technician, and she sent semen samples from Doris' body, which had been preserved since her death, Carbah says.

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Former Cuthbertson QB Kendall says Baker Mayfield will light up Ohio State

The Big Ten heavyweights spent the first three weeks of the season beating up on lesser opponents while climbing the rankings. Kendall, the backup to Heisman contender Baker Mayfield, said Wednesday night on a Fox Sports show that Ohio State had a "basic" defense.

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Clinton has bacterial pneumonia, campaign

The candidate finally took a few days off from the campaign, and Bardack said she has "since been evaluated by me several times and continues to improve". The issue, however, may not have as big an impact on the vote as Clinton's Republican rival Donald Trump may hope. Clinton's personal doctor weighed in on the presidential candidate's health on Wednesday amid criticism over the public handling of her medical condition.

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NASCAR's Jimmie Johnson remembers 'Baja Bob' Gordon

Johnson said he texted Robby and Robby's sister Beccy to offer his condolences. Neighbors of Robert and Sharon Gordon said the couple carved out a lucrative career as owners of a horse feed business. Robby Gordon canceled a motivational speech he had planned for Thursday at Chapman Hills Elementary School in Orange. Police in the city about 30 miles (48.3 kilometers) southeast of Los Angeles said the cause of the deaths had not been determined.


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