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Marco Rubio wins Florida GOP nomination

With the senator having crushed his primary opponent without the presidential nominee in his corner, it looks like Rubio needs Trump a lot less than Trump needs Rubio . After a failed presidential run, Sen. Rubio has been criticized by Democratic Senate candidate Patrick Murphy for standing by Trump in the presidential election, despite calling him a con man.

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Trump criticized for bait and switch on 'birther' statement

On August 9 of this year, the New York Times reported on a firestorm that Trump created with his declaration that gun owners might be the last line of defense against Hillary Clinton and her "liberal" judges when - not if - they decided it was time to take away all the guns.

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Jury selected in Bridgegate trial

The bridge, one of the busiest in the world, links Fort Lee and New York City. Baroni, a former top executive at the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey - the bridge's operator - and former Christie staffer Bridget Kelly are charged with fraud, civil rights and conspiracy charges.

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Sold-Out iPhone 7 Plus Will Not be Available in Stores

Apple stores are extending their hours for the release. Starting bright and early on Friday , September 16, you can get your hands on a brand new iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus . This differs from Samsung Galaxy Note 7 buyers, many of whom are new to the company - though they seem to have bought in at a bad time . The long-awaited iPhone 7 hits stores Friday .

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Showers, thunderstorms expected for muggy Sunday

Rain showers will continue to affect portions of St. Lawrence County Sunday morning with most showers clearing south and east this afternoon, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). A mix of sun and cloud to start the day Sunday with 30 per cent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low at 60.

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Trump Jr clarifies 'media in gas chamber' remark that 'trivialised Holocaust'

Trump is in excellent health, and has the stamina to endure - uninterrupted - the rigors of a punishing and unprecedented presidential campaign and, more importantly, the singularly demanding job of president of the United States", the Trump campaign said in a statement.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook Issued For 'Post-Tropical' Storm Hermine

The National Weather Service posted a tropical storm warning for a stretch of shoreline from New Jersey to Maine. Tropical storm warnings remained in effect from eastern DE to eastern MA. The storm caused wreckage and power outages up and down the East Coast since making landfall in Florida on Friday. Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Newton will move northward over the Baja California Peninsula.

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"Intentional" Explosion Injures 29 in Crowded Manhattan Neighborhood

The NYPD also removed a possible secondary device on 27th Street four blocks away. De Blasio said the explosión was a "very serious incident", and confirmed that "initial indications (showed) that this was an intentional act". "It was extremely loud, nearly like thunder, but louder". She said, "we need to do everything we can to support our first responders - also to pray for the victims".

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ITT Tech goes bust, releif for many who watch TV

The move eliminates the jobs of more than 8,000 employees, according to the company. The closure comes one week after the school stopped signing up new students, following accusations from the Department of Education that ITT was misusing federal funds.

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New Jersey charity race cancelled after pipe bomb blast

About 5,000 people were set to run the 5 km race in Seaside Park , a family-oriented resort known for its beachside boardwalk, a local NBC affiliate reported. Please avoid the area.The device was placed along the planned route for a Semper Five run scheduled for this morning. Rispoli said the explosion will not rattle the spirit of people in Seaside Park.

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Explosion rattles Chelsea neighbourhood of Manhattan

CNN reports that secondary device, which was not detonated, was found on West 27th Street, and to be a pressure cooker attached to a cell phone. NYPD police commissioner James O'Neill said there were 29 people injured, one of which was serious due to a "puncture" wound.

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Shutdown across Puducherry in connection to Cauvery water row

Cinema shows and film shootings remained suspended during the bandh period. He then squatted in front of the railway terminal along with hundreds of party workers after his attempt to stage a rail roko was foiled by police, who detained him along with his protesters.

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Mayor Calls Manhattan Blast 'Intentional Act' After Exploding Dumpster Injures Dozens

Clinton, asked about Trump's saying that a "bomb" had gone off in NY, said it was "important to know the facts about any incident like this", adding, "I think it's always wiser to wait until you have information before making conclusions, because we are just in the beginning stages of trying to determine what happened".

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Obama urges African-American voters to protect his legacy

In this September 15, 2016, photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a rally at University of North Carolina, in Greensboro, N.C. As for President Obama's opinion on this, he dismissed Donald Trump's criticism, saying to reporters, jokingly, that he was "pretty confident about where he was born".

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2 soldiers, 4 militants killed in J&K attack

Helicopters from the Army's 19 divisional headquarters in Baramulla have been pressed into service and the injured Army personnel have been evacuated from the encounter site, the sources said. US ambassador to India Richard Verma also "strongly condemned" the Uri attack, which weeks after Secretary of State John Kerry visited New Delhi for strategic talks.

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Mayor Says New York Explosion That Injured 29 Was 'Intentional Act'

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called the blast in the Chelsea area an "intentional act" but said there was no terrorist connection. "Just before I got off the plane, a bomb went off in NY and nobody knows exactly what's going on", Trump said.

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Trump, Clinton respond to New York City explosion

Police Commissioner James O'Neill says officers are investigating a possible second explosive device a few blocks away from the explosion at about 8:30 p.m. But they said that they didn't get any special alert or instructions following the Chelsea blast. Witnesses say Federal Bureau of Investigation and Homeland Security officials are also at the scene.

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New York City Mayor: Chelsea explosion was 'intentional,' no connection to terrorism

Police Commissioner Jimmy O'Neill said the explosion took place out on the street, though de Blasio declined to answer whether the cause was a bomb in a dumpster, as some sources suggested. In St. Cloud, Minnesota, police said at least eight peoplewere injured at a shopping mall Saturday evening in a stabbing attack . Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump moved ahead of New York City officials when he declared a "bomb went off" before officials had released details.

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Gunman opens fire, kills 1, hurts 5 in Philadelphia

At the same time, security in the city has been enhanced and police officers "will be riding two to a auto until further notice", United States media report . Glenn fled eastbound with arriving officers giving chase. Then he fired a shot into the woman's leg. A 42-year-old male manager was hit in both legs, and a 41-year-old female bartender was hit in her right ankle.

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Donald Trump says Hillary Clinton guards should disarm and 'see what happens'

She doesn't want guns. Immediately", Trump told the crowd, adding, "Let's see what happens to her. Take their guns away , OK. "OK, it would be very unsafe", Trump added as he spoke before supporters in a Republican rally in Miami , Florida, the BBC reported .

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Former NJ GOP Rep. Dick Zimmer Endorses Gary Johnson

According to Mark Dankof, a former third-party US Senate candidate, third-party presidential candidates in the US face "insurmountable obstacles" from the two major political parties, as well as from wealthy corporations and the mainstream media.

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8 people injured during stabbing attack at Minnesota mall

He added: "We have confirmed that he asked at least one person if they were Muslim before he assaulted them". Anderson declined to call the stabbing a terrorist attack. Penney's and I was looking at some jeans and all the sudden people were just running in chaos", worker Ashley Bayne told WCCO . "I just saw everybody running our way".

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United States says sorry as airstrike against IS kills Syrian troops

The Australian Department of Defence has offered its condolences to the families of Syrian soldiers killed or wounded in a US-led bombing campaign yesterday, in which Australia participated. US Defense Department spokesman Peter Cook said the pilots believed they were striking Daesh targets, and that Russian Federation had been notified earlier in the day at its plans to operate in the area but that "no concerns were voice".

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Donald Trump: Disarm Hillary Clinton's bodyguards, 'let's see what happens'

Trump's supporters "deplorable" and the second was in response to Clinton's medical episode on 9/11 . While a mudslinging match is not what I hope to see - I think that if the debate does devolve to such levels that Trump could emerge the victor with stronger support out of that.

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Explosion Reported on 23rd Street in Chelsea

New York's mayor, Bill de Blasio, commented that the Chelsea blast was an "intentional act" however, he maintained that there had been no "specific and credible" terror threat made against the city. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said she was briefed about the explosion in Chelsea as well as the explosive device in New Jersey, but said she would have more to say on the NY incident until the more is known.

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Israel PM Netanyahu thanks USA for record aid deal

The ceremony opened with a speech by the US National Security Advisor Amb. "The U.S.is sending a message to the region that despite all the differences between us and Israel over last few years, none of Israel's adversaries have a patron willing to commit as much money to their defense as the United States is committing to Israel", The Washington Institute analyst David Makovsky told USA Today .

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Robby Gordon's emotional response to deaths of dad & step-mom

This April 2008 photo shows Robert Gordon, father of NASCAR racer Robby Gordon . With that being said, medical examiners have now confirmed the cause of death-and it has to be Robby's worst nightmare. Other NASCAR drivers began reacting to the news on Thursday, including Dale Earnhardt Jr., who tweeted "Praying for friends @ RobbyGordon @ BeccyGordon and the Gordon family during this hard time".

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'Cincinnati Bengals at Pittsburgh Steelers - 9/18/16 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction'

The second matchup was a high scoring 33-20 win for the Steelers (keep in mind, Andy Dalton played one quarter before leaving with a broken thumb) and the third matchup from last season was the brutal playoff win with a moderate score of 18-16 in the Steelers' favor.

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Philadelphia Police attacked by gunman

Authorities are working to track the weapon, which had an obliterated serial number. The letter was enclosed in an envelope titled "Doomed" - which Ross suggests could be a reference to "anybody who was going to be in his path last night".

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'Let's see what happens to her': Trump proposes disarming Hillary Clinton's bodyguards

Mr Trump said at a campaign event in Washington: "President Barack Obama was born in the United States, period". Although Clinton favours some gun control measures, Trump has inaccurately suggested she wants to ban all guns. After speaking to a small group at the Little Haiti Cultural Center about accusations against Hillary Clinton's failure after the 2010 quake, he faced some 2,500 at the James L.

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College Football Odds Ohio State Buckeyes at Oklahoma Sooners Free Pick

Two weeks into the college football season and already there is a conference potentially playing for its College Football Playoff life this Saturday. It's just something to watch with both those running backs being studs and Baker is a young guy, so it is really big loss if Dante Booker can't play.

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Manhattan explosion leaves 29 hurt; 2nd device probed

Police had earlier advised residents on the block where the device was found to stay away from windows facing 27th Street. Police Commissioner James "Jimmy" O'Neill, who began his post Friday, said no evidence indicates the explosion was caused by natural gas.

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Famous playwright Edward Albee dies

It was one of a number of fruitful productions around the time the playwright turned 80 in 2008. They became friends. "Two years passed, and I read that they'd hired Elizabeth Taylor to do Virginia Woolf ", Nichols recalled. His wealthy father was the son of vaudeville theater magnate Edward Franklin Albee II. An unconventional student, Albee attended several schools, including The Choate School in Wallingford, Conn., from which he graduated in 1946, and Trinity College in Hartford, ...

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Probe underway in Manhattan explosion that left 29 injured

Mayor Bill de Blasio described it as "intentional" but said that there were no known terror links. The object was a pressure cooker with dark colored wiring protruding, connected by silver duct tape to what appears to be a cellphone, officials said.

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The latest on the trial for the OR wildlife refuge takeover

Ward testified in federal court in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2016, against seven defendants who took part in the 41-day standoff at an OR national wildlife refuge earlier this year. Bundy grew up the son of a rancher, Mumford said, and became a "reluctant activist". Referencing the fatal shooting by police of occupation spokesman Robert "Lavoy" Finicum, he said only one side of the standoff shot someone.


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