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Denver Hospital on Lockdown After Gun Sighting

Hospital spokeswoman Julie Hogan told KUSA she did not believe anyone was shot or hurt. Police gave the all clear for a Denver hospital complex that was locked down amid reports of gunshots and a man carrying a rifle on the grounds. Police could not confirm that there was a shooting, but did say they have units at the scene. Denver police Officer Tyrone Campbell said police received multiple telephone calls reporting shots had been fired in the area surrounding the medical center shortly ...

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Trump Owes Apology to Obama, Americans, for Failed Birther Claims

Trump spoke against a backdrop of veterans in a sprawling ballroom at his new Washington hotel. "Now, we want to get back to making America strong and great again". That accusation by Trump has been consistently found to be false. Ivanka Trump gave a speech on the issue at the Republican National Convention and introduced her father before he unveiled his plan on Tuesday.

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Racer Robby Gordon's Father Found Dead in California Home

Robert Gordon, 68, and Sharon Gordon , 57, were discovered at 5 p.m.in the 1400 block of North Kennymead Street, according to the Orange County Sheriff's-Coroner Department. Robby Gordon said he would speak about the deaths again once authorities conclude their investigation. He said: "I'm so sad, and I can't believe it".

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Apple iPhone 7 Pulls Surprise Like iPhone SE

Sprint said pre-orders were up almost four times , compared to a year ago. "But as we have expanded our distribution through carriers and resellers to hundreds of thousands of locations around the world, we are now at a point where we know before taking the first pre-order that we will sell out of iPhone 7".

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Union Leader publisher endorses Gary Johnson

McQuaid's criticisms of Trump being a bully also romanticizes - or completely forgets - the Loeb legacy of targeting and ridiculing politicians on the front page of the newspaper , as noted on this UPI obituary of the publisher. It is unknown, exactly, when the fallout between Trump and McQuaid occurred. The Union Leader is now the fifth conservative-leaning newspaper of note to withhold its endorsement from Trump.

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Trump Kept Birther Beliefs Going Long After Obama's Birth Certificate Was Released

Trump had been the most prominent figure in the "birther" movement that alleged that Obama was born outside the country. President Obama weighed in by brushing aside the controversy. " Donald Trump is unfit to be president of the United States". Although Clinton favors some gun control measures, Trump has inaccurately suggested she wants to ban all guns.

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2nd woman's body identified in Ohio abduction, slaying case

Bruce Wilkinson, pastor and director of Pump House Ministries, which owns the home where the two bodies were found and one next to it, said the properties had been vacant since March and were being renovated. Grate also reportedly has a son who was born in 1999. She said the man was armed with a Taser. According to a Daily Mail story, Shawn Grate's ex-wife's family describes him as an abusive "monster" and "deadbeat dad ", who left his daughter when she was just six-days-old.

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Trump tries to close door on 'birther' past

Let's see what happens to her. Take their guns away. "I finished it I finished it you know what I mean". And even as a presidential candidate, in January of this year, Trump refused to acknowledge the president was indeed born in Hawaii. Trump also claimed, falsely, that Hillary Clinton - "her campaign in 2008 started the birther controversy". Solis Doyle later clarified her remarks, telling CNN that the email referred to Obama's heritage, not his birthplace.

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Man Charged With Killing Two Ashland County Women

She hasn't been identified. Ashland Police Department and Ohio BCI execute a search warrant on a home, September 13, 2016, in Ashland , Ohio . "She was sober and was taking care of herself". Grate is due back in court Monday for a preliminary hearing. After the divorce, Grate was accused of making threatening phone calls to Bowman, which allegedly prompted an order of protection to be filed against him.

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South Park mocks anthem controversy in 20th season premiere

The demonstration comes after San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick knelt and sat while the national anthem played during preseason games in protest of police brutality. While many football fans want to keep politics out of the Football Sunday, as more players join Kaepernick's anthem protest, that's not likely to happen anytime soon.

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TEAM: Samsung Note7 Smartphones Recalled For Fire Hazard

But owners are ignoring the warnings, refusing to give up the phones. The agency says there have been 92 reports of batteries overheating in the U.S. Here's what to do if you own one of Samsung's new smartphones. He explains how Samsung takes consumer safety very seriously and will "work hard everyday to earn back the trust" of its consumers.

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North Dakota pipeline construction suspended by request of USA government

The Corps said it will move expeditiously to make the determination and provide a clear and timely resolution. Energy Transfer Partners denied the allegations. Dakota Access says no sacred sites were destroyed and claims that six of the sites identified by the tribe were directly over the existing Northern Border natural gas pipeline and "could not possibly be original artifacts".

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Officers applaud NYPD's Bratton as he moves on

New York City police commissioner Bill Bratton stepped down from his post on Friday, and gave a parting snub to his critics in a New York Times op-ed . Bratton will spend his final hours patrolling the transit system with O'Neill before his traditional "walk-out" ceremony Friday afternoon at One Police Plaza.

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Red-Blue America: Clinton's comments contained more than a grain of truth

Bardack said Clinton's pneumonia was diagnosed after a chest scan on Friday and that she was prescribed a 10-day course of antibiotics. Clinton took shots at Donald Trump, specifically about his interview on " The Dr. Clinton, 68, fell ill during a 9/11 memorial ceremony in NY on Sunday and was forced to leave. "I have a great deal of respect for Colin Powell and I have a lot of sympathy for anyone whose emails become public", said Clinton.

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Bill Clinton Interview Edit Was "Purely for Time"

The Clinton campaign later confessed that the Democrat nominee had been diagnosed with pneumonia days earlier and had been advised by her doctor rest. The comments were fuel for conspiracy theorists who have questioned the candidate's health and her campaign's transparency about it. Former President Bill Clinton sips coffee at a coffee shop while campaigning for his wife, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton , Tuesday, Sept.

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Bernie Sanders Tells His Supporters to Pick Hillary Clinton on 'Seth Meyers'

On Saturday, September 17, Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont will campaign for Hillary Clinton in OH, where he will lay out the stakes of November's election . This week, Hillary for OH released a report which finds that, under Clinton's college plan, the New College Compact, 150,000 OH students would pay no tuition for a four-year college degree.

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Russell throws 3 TD passes, No. 21 Baylor beats Rice 38-10

But it's not a game that should be seen as an end-all to end-alls. The Texas A&M Aggies are on the road in college football action Saturday night, taking on the Auburn Tigers. With White firmly in control of the starting quarterback position, Auburn appears to be much closer to its offensive identity coming into game three.

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OH elections chief, Dems react to court ruling

With the threat of a referendum looming, lawmakers later repealed the bill. In North Carolina and MI, however, appeals courts had struck down state voting restrictions as discriminatory against minority voters. After long lines at the polls during the 2004 presidential election, OH adopted reforms in 2005 that included no fault absentee voting, a 35-day window for absentee and in-person early voting, and a week overlap when registration and voting could occur the same day.

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Trump unveils child-care plan; Clinton prepares to rejoin trail

That plan has been the brainchild of Ivanka Trump , who promised to make "quality childcare affordable and accessible for all" during a July speech at the Republican National Convention. This latest revelation about Donald Trump's family benefits plan is yet another symbol of the presidential hopeful's worrying stance on LGBT rights in the States.

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White House to accept 110000 refugees by 2017

New York City-Human Rights First today welcomes the Obama Administration's decision to increase the number of refugees resettled in the United States to at least 110,000 in 2017, up from 85,000 in 2016. Republican governors across the country have fought to block Syrian refugees from being settled in their states.Trump has called for a halting of all refugees coming from terrorist-threatened countries.

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Jameis Winston was almost flawless after a shaky first quarter

Koetter was splashed with a bucket of Gatorade and given the game ball by Winston. That marked just the second time in team history that the Buccaneers have had four touchdown drives of 75 yards or more in the same game. They managed only first down before the Bucs closed it out. "We weren't good there today". In fact, it was his first regular-season game since the Falcons fired him following a 2014 season in which he had a 6-10 record.

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Banks, energy stocks lead US market lower

Deutsche Bank shares traded in NY plunged 8.4% to $13.50 in pre-market action Friday after the company confirmed that Justice negotiators had staked out "an opening position" of $14 billion in their discussions. Separately, Phoenix Group Holdings PLC, Britain's largest owner of life insurance funds closed to new customers, said it was in advanced discussions with Deutsche Bank about the possible acquisition of the German lender's British insurance business, Abbey Life Assurance Co.

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Trump Interrupted by Pastor in MI as He Mentions Hillary Clinton

Asked if it bothered him, he said it didn't. "So she had that in mind, there's no question about it". Trump responded by saying "Oh, oh, OK, that's good" and shuffling papers on his podium at Bethel United Methodist Church. Rev Faith Green-Timmons quickly stopped him and informed him that he was not invited to the church to make a political speech, but to thank them for the work they have done to help the Flint community.

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AAA: Texas retail gasoline prices slip below $2 per gallon

Gas prices are falling as the summer driving season has ended and demand is dropping. After a couple of weeks of plateaus, California gasoline prices are moving up by about a penny a day, day in and day out, according to price surveys Friday.

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Trump concedes Obama born in U.S., falsely blames Clinton for rumors

After five years as the chief promoter of a lie about Barack Obama's birthplace, Donald Trump abruptly reversed course Friday and acknowledged the fact that the president was born in America. As he made his statement, which James Fallows described as not unlike a negotiated hostage statement, Trump was having his best week of the general-election campaign.

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Missouri lawmakers override some of Gov. Nixon's vetos

A spokesman for Koster reaffirmed that he remains opposed to the proposed constitutional amendment that also must pass before the state can impose a photo ID mandate for voters. Republican Rep. Justin Alferman, the bill's main sponsor, said in a statement before the vote. Current law does not allow concealed carry permits for those offenses.

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Gov. Nixon announces $59.1 million in budget cuts

State Rep. Tom Flanigan, R-Carthage, voted to override the veto, though he has said he would uphold it minutes before the session started at noon. Ten other states already have similar laws on the books. The legislature's override also makes Missouri the 30th state to adopt some version of the stand-your-ground statute that absolves citizens of the duty to retreat from unsafe situations.

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U.S. presidential race tightening as Clinton returns to election trail

After former secretary of state Colin Powell's emails were hacked - with Powell writing he'd rather not vote for her and calling her a 70-year-old with unbridled ambition and that she's greedy - Clinton gave Powell a pass. "I confess, I'll never be the showman my opponent is and that's OK with me". The new Fox poll revels the number of Democrats preferring someone else like Bernie Sanders as the nominee is growing - now up to 43 percent.

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Obama Veto Would Block Lawsuits Against Foreign Governments Linked to Terrorist Attacks

Obama has 10 days to veto the bill before it automatically becomes law. "America's interests must come before the interests of Saudi Arabia and its lobbyists", said King. "It's not hard to imagine other countries hauling USA service members, US diplomats, and even USA companies into courts around the world", said Earnest.

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Senate Passes Bill that Strengthens Ohio Co. Water Infrastructure

Thursday's vote sends the act to the U.S. House of Representatives, where it must pass before the year ends. Steenhoek says the House should be able to move ahead with approving WRDA as there aren't really any major differences between their version of the legislation and what the Senate just passed.

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Trump adjusts call for Clinton bodyguards to lose their guns

The show is set to air Thursday _ 11:05 a.m. Donald Trump's foreign-born wife, Melania, has released a letter from an immigration attorney rejecting reports that she had worked illegally as a model in the United States in 1995. Trump says that he remains opposed to abortion rights. Her plan, unlike Trump's, would also cover new fathers. "For five years he has led the birther movement to delegitimize our first black president", Clinton said.

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Johnson, Stein fail to qualify for first debate

Córdova Recreational Sports Center on September 12 to speak on behalf of his initiative for his campaign. The Commission on Presidential Debates has set the threshold for inclusion in the highly watched affairs at an average of 15 percent in five marquee national polls prior to the debate.

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President Barack Obama Was Born in the United States, Period

Asked in the Oval Office about the renewed controversy Friday, Obama gave the question short shrift and made a veiled dig at the U.S. media and its obsessive coverage of Trump . Trump repeatedly continued to question Obama's birth in the years after the president released his birth certificate. In August 2012, he was pushing the issue on Twitter.

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Diane James succeeds Nigel Farage as UKIP leader

He said: I wish them the very best of luck and my job is not to meddle. Under Corbyn, Labour is seen as a metropolitan, London-centric party out of touch with its traditional supporters in the North. Mr Arnott had been a candidate in the contest to replace Nigel Farage, but pulled out after deciding he had little chance of winning. James says the party's next role is to make sure the conservative government doesn't try to weaken the terms of the referendum with a "soft Brexit", and instead ...

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Trump blames Clinton for birther controversy

Clinton slammed Trump's comments to the Post while speaking at a Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute event in Washington later Thursday, saying he needs to stop his "ugliness" and "bigotry". She said Trump had tried "to delegitimise our first black president". "I was fairly confident about where I was born", he said . Earlier this month, Trump's running mate, Mike Pence, said he had no doubts about Obama's birthplace, drawing contrast with the top of the ticket.


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