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Dozens march in downtown T.O. protest over North Dakota pipeline

Holding signs and banners and chanting "Oil Kills", protesters in Atlanta on Tuesday shouted support for Native American activists trying to stop construction of a North Dakota pipeline they say will desecrate sacred land and pollute water.

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Clinton and Trump neck-and-neck in new national poll

Clinton was diagnosed with pneumonia two days before she fainted on Sunday but her campaign team had kept it quiet until the video was put online. She also repeatedly sidestepped questions about when her running mate Tim Kaine was informed.

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Pence says Clinton's comments about Trump supporters should disqualify her

You would call him deplorable? "I can pretty safely say everyone felt good about the Pence election when it was announced and felt even better about it today", McConnell said. The New York Times writes the pressing question for Republicans who want to pass a stopgap spending bill is whether enough of their ranks are willing to leave Planned Parenthood out of the legislation .

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U.S. police fatally wound suspect armed with BB gun

Officers were allegedly seeking information on an armed robbery in the area and said that they approached Tyre King with two other boys, and him and one other took off before the police could question them. Jacobs described the BB gun as looking "practically identical" to firearms carried by Columbus police officers. In the Tamir Rice case, there was no chase but a call that said someone was pointing a gun near a recreation center.

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Obama likely to veto bill allowing 9/11 families to sue Saudi Arabia

Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), who introduced the bill in the Senate, said in a statement Monday. Earnest said the law would threaten the safety of US diplomats and military service personnel stationed in countries that might take similar measures against Americans.

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Syracuse braces for USF and another dual-threat QB

But to solidify his status as Heisman contender and Louisville as a national championship contender, he's going to have to beat Florida State. Quarterback Sean Maguire was not listed on the injury report for the first time this season. Florida State's offensive line has been inconsistent through two weeks, but help could be on the way in the form of Kareem Are and Wilson Bell. This time, Louisville ranks 10 in the nation and has a Heisman candidate of its own in sophomore quarterback ...

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Jets bounce back with 37-31 win over Buffalo Bills

I knew we had a great defense but I had a feeling that the offense came in with the mindset that they were going to get the job done tonight. Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams (@DeAngeloRB) tweeted: "Took 5-seconds watching #TNF on to know this is the wave of the future".

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Manatees Rescued From Florida Golf Course Pond

Each manatee underwent a health assessment before being returned to the water. A culvert or blocking the manatees from getting to King's Bay. Officials told the TBT the pond holding the manatees contained a large amount of an invasive plant species called hydrilla, which manatees just love to chomp on.

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Samsung to restart Galaxy Note 7 sales

However, continuing afterwards shows another sudden sharp rise in adoption of the Galaxy Note 7 despite Samsung's recall and retailers' removal of the device from shelves. It is nearly ready to put the phone back on the market, with suspected faulty models removed from the supply chain. As reports continue to come in of fire and injury resulting from Samsung's Galaxy Note 7, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission has formally recalled roughly 1 million of the devices.

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Jordan Matthews excited by play of Carson Wentz

Yada, yada yada: He's out for at least 8 weeks, and the memes making fun of the situation won't stop coming. Tuesday, President Barrack Obama visited Philadelphia to stump for Hillary Clinton. "I don't have the answer to that, but I know we're going to get it done". "There's things that I could have done and things that I can learn from moving forward to when I actually get live game reps, whenever that may be".

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After 27 Years, Finally Answers in the Jacob Wetterling Case

We know what the Wetterling family and all of Minnesota have longed to know since that bad night in 1989". He later told the court how he impulsively shot and killed the 11-year-old with a revolver in a panic after he said he saw a police vehicle drive by without any lights on.

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North Korea Calls BS on US Bomber Threats

It was also metaphorically earth shaking news, especially for people in other Pacific Rim nations such as Japan and South Korea. Another skit shows a group of South Koreans being framed for anti-US protests by corrupt police officers. The red lights may be flashing in Washington, Tokyo and Seoul, but there's no sign yet that North Korea's impulsive leader is getting the message. North Korea's state television aired footage of workers responding to widespread floods that was described as the ...

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Man accused of killing North Carolina police officer arrested in Rhode Island

Steven O'Donnell said Fenner was wounded during the shootout Saturday with 38-year-old Shelby police Officer Tim Brackeen in the North Carolina city. Brackeen was shot while attempting to serve a warrant early Saturday and died at a hospital Monday, according to a Shelby Police news release.

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Trump's enigmatic hair put to the test on US TV

He went on to tell his Granite State supporters that the traveling press gaggle was working on getting to the event as soon as possible, but said they would be roughly a half hour late. The real estate mogul has also suggested he would "open up" libel laws as president to make it easier to sue news organizations. After taping an interview on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon" Thursday afternoon, Trump flew out of NY, while pool reporters were left behind in Manhattan traffic, leaving on ...

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Obama to Increase Refugee Resettlement by 30%, Despite U.S. Public Opinion

The Obama administration recently reached its goal of accepting 10,000 Syrian refugees this year, but it has not detailed how numerous 110,000 refugees to be allowed in next year should come from Syria. At home, however, his refugee target is likely to renew controversy over the ability of the U.S.to absorb newcomers, particularly from countries where vetting is not easy and where terrorist networks have said they want to insert operatives into the refugee stream.

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Pneumonia incident hurts perceptions of Clinton's health

She was diagnosed with pneumonia. "That goes into weighing down on Hillary Clinton's poll numbers", said Salvanto". And she was asked whether this effort to maintain privacy was a problem for her. Her return comes a day after her doctor said she was "healthy and fit". KEITH: And she was referencing someone who had introduced her at the event.

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Cosmo rips the halo off of Ivanka Trump

And Trump's medical and family histories are incomplete, Mishori said. Trump's appearance on the show was filmed Wednesday and aired Thursday. "I heard the person ― I haven't seen it ― but I heard the person was really rude", Trump said .

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Twitter reactions to Cleveland Browns placing Robert Griffin III on IR

Instead, Griffin will be unavailable to practice for at least six weeks and must miss a minimum of eight games under the updated injured reserve rules. McCown was with Pryor and Gordon, who is serving another four-game drug suspension, when Browns owner Jimmy Haslam called to discuss Griffin's injury and offer him support.

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Rain to dissipate Wednesday, but showers return Thursday and Friday

Temperatures as high as 66 are possible with south southwest winds up to 7 miles per hour shifting to the east northeast in the afternoon. Severe weather can include strong winds, damaging hail and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Wednesday: Mostly sunny, high near 77. We cloud up and are back to a chance of showers and t-storms as we round out the workweek, with temperatures warming slightly.

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Columbus police kill 13-year-old boy carrying BB gun

Columbus police said on their Facebook account that the officer involved did not have a body cam when shooting the boy, which may make the investigation hard. "There were witnesses, we believe, to the armed robbery and there were people in the vicinity of the shooting, but we don't know what they were able to discern", she said.

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Woman Calls 911 With Alleged Kidnapper in the Room, Pleading for Help

Grate with two counts of murder and one count of kidnapping, according to Ashland County Prosecuting Attorney Christopher R. Tunnell . The unidentified woman dialled 911 from the bedroom of the house on Tuesday and told dispatchers: "I've been abducted ".

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Both Clinton, Trump fit, say their doctors

Even as Mook says Clinton will make a more affirmative case for her candidacy, he predicted that Donald Trump is going to have to confront his liabilities in a more significant way, citing a Newsweek report about the "troubling web of business connections" he maintains.

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Donald Trump's speech in Flint lasts 6 minutes after scolding from pastor

Trump said he was preparing for the three presidential debates. "Not just on guns, but on race, immigration and more". One such poll from Reuters found that 40 percent of Trump supporters believe that African Americans are more "lazy" than whites, and 50 percent believe that African Americans are more "violent".

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Nixon cuts $59M in funding after tax-break veto override

Missouri's Republican-led legislature has significantly expanded gun rights in the state , establishing a public "stand your ground" right and allowing for permitless concealed carry of firearms. $1,085,250 in new funding aimed at helping Missouri's dairy producers. One bill would loosen the state's gun laws, while the other would provide the system with which Missouri would implement voter photo identification.

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Pence Won't Call David Duke Deplorable, But He Doesn't Want His Support

Following up on her campaign strategy to highlight the role the so-called alt-right plays in Trump's campaign, at the risk of amplifying the fringe movement, Clinton said said that some Trump supporters are, "what I call the deplorables; you know, the racists and the, you know, the haters, and the people who are drawn because they think somehow he's going to restore an America that no longer exists".

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Brock Turner registers as a sex offender in Ohio

Turner leaves the Santa Clara County Main Jail where media were waiting for him. A group of protesters from the Dayton, Ohio , area showed up outside the Turner family's residence in Sugarcreek Township on Friday. "I call on not only Judge Persky to resign but for his colleagues on the bench to stand up for integrity that they know is right and not hide behind a claim of judicial independence when they know that judicial independence is undermined by the judicial bias that Judge Persky has ...

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United States police fatally shoot boy, 13

Despite Braxton's comments, there was still a sense of distrust among some Columbus residents about the shooting , which has been compared to the shooting of Tamir Rice , a twelve year old in Cleveland who was killed by a police officer while possessing a BB gun in 2014.

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Bayer wins over Monsanto with improved US$66 bln bid

Bayer's $128-a-share cash offer would make it the world's No. 1 player in farming chemicals and seeds. After the deal is completed, the newly formed brand will dominate more than a quarter of the combined world market for seeds and pesticides in the fast-consolidating farm supplies industry.

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What Other States Could Be Problematic for NCAA?

The NCAA and Atlantic Coast Conference removed upcoming championships from North Carolina sites this week because of H.B. 2. The chairman of the organization's board of governors, Georgia Tech President G.P. In the previous two seasons (2008-09) the game was held at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida and averaged 49,412 spectators. He says looking at their favorable tax position "is an avenue we intend to explore", but didn't give details.

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Hillary Clinton back on campaign trail after releasing health info

Bornstein, released a letter to The Washington Post detailing the billionaire's own medications, including a statin to lower his cholesterol. "For millions of moms and and dads, if they get sick there's no backup". Few businesses now pay the full 35 percent rate, taking advantage instead of many deductions in the existing tax code. Bardack said Clinton's pneumonia was diagnosed after a chest scan on Friday and that she was prescribed a 10-day course of antibiotics.

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Donald Trump Lays Out More Details of Economic Plans

He also proposed cutting non-defense spending each year by 1 per cent of the previous year's total. Trump said that low-income earners would pay no income tax at all and that his plan would actually remove "millions" of workers from the income tax roll.

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Supreme Court clears the way for amendments to take effect

The court on Tuesday denied a request from Democrats to restore a week of early voting while the issue is being appealed. Five of the extra days overlapped with the period for voter registration - a time that came to be known as the Golden Week, allowing residents to register and vote at the same time.

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AMBER Alert issued for girl missing from Wilmington, NC

He is charged with first-degree kidnapping. His bond was set at $9 million, according to jail records. WILMINGTON - An Amber Alert has been issued for a 6-year-old reported girl missing in Wilmington. Local volunteers and law enforcement had been planning an organized search effort for abducted North Carolina 6-year-old Stefanny Lopez-Castro on Thursday, but that proved to be unnecessary.

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Ohio State Football's Defense Is Leading The Way

After Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, TCU, and Kansas State all failed to rise to their respective challenges, I'm officially deserting the conference as a likely playoff contender. Barrett said he and Herman still talk weekly, but their conversation this week might be a little more technical than usual. "Just the caliber of player he is, he has a lot of character, I know he was the leader a year ago as a younger guy and he knows how to take control of his offense so it's going to be a challenge", ...

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Complaint says pictures taken of Turner's home

The Bureau of Justice Statistics' most recent report from 2009 on the sentences and time served by rapists' states that the average sentence is 94 months, which is almost 8 years. Turner's release, after serving half of his six-month sentence in the Santa Clara County Main Jail, was not a surprise given his lack of prior criminal history.


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