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Pipe Bomb Explodes at New Jersey Charity 5K Benefiting Marines

Authorities immediately evacuated the boardwalk and beach area and it was not clear when it would reopen. Approximately 1,600 runners were scheduled to run during 5K Semper Five race and almost 3,000 people were in the area during the explosion.

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Michigan Powerball Jackpot raised to $244 million

While there was a lone grand-prize victor, no one matched all five white balls the win $1 million in the drawing. In all, there were 796,577 Powerball winners of at least $4 each in the September 14 game and a total of $9.68 million non-jackpot Powerball prizes won.

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Trump releases medical records to Dr. Oz: read full report

A letter from Trump's doctor released by the campaign pronounced the candidate "in excellent physical health" and provided details of his latest checkup. The letter released Thursday from Trump's long-time doctor, Harold N. Bornstein, is more detailed than one he had released previously that consisted largely of platitudes.

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Explosive Devices In NYC Differ From Jersey Shore Pipe Bomb

The mayor stressed that NY has "the most advanced anti-terror capacity of any city in this country" and that the incident would be "investigated very carefully". A police sweep of the area led to a second device a few blocks from the explosion, which was determined to be a pressure cooker with wiring and a mobile phone attached, all inside a plastic bag, a law-enforcement official said.

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Indians SP Carlos Carrasco leaves game with apparent hand/wrist injury

With two more games left in the series, it could turn out to be one hell of a weekend at the corner of Carnegie and Ontario. Another win, but another damaging injury Saturday for the Cleveland Indians. Nitkowski, who pitched five seasons for the Tigers, later qualified his remarks by saying he "didn't want to throw any insane accusations out there" nor that he "believed somebody in the stadium is cheating".

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Lamar Jackson earns social media praise for huge performance vs. Florida State

Louisville QB Lamar Jackson continued his torrid pace. "I try not to pay attention to that", Jackson said. Now we're looking forward to Marshall. Jackson ran for 146 yards and passed for 216 yards. Dalvin Cook totaled just 54 yards on 17 carries. As if playing just one more Charlotte or Syracuse, Louisville built a 63-10 lead before pulling its starters.

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Ice hockey World Cup opens with upset as Europe shocks US

That was all she wrote, as the Czech squad was probably very happy to hear the sound of the final horn and Canada opened their tournament with the most convincing of wins. In fact, he may have looked even more dominant in the limited ice time he had. The line of Crosby, Bergeron, and Marchand is absolutely unbelievable.

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Pipe bombing at New Jersey race probed as possible terrorism

There are no reported injuries or damage to surrounding structures. Rep. Tom MacArthur, R-Toms River, described the Seaside Park community as military centered, with lots of veterans and active duty military personnel. Authorities say the pipe bomb was wired to other explosives but they did not all detonate. New Jersey State Police said later in the day that bomb technicians "rendered safe" items located in a plastic trash can where the explosion occurred; they did not specify what those ...

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Governor: No apparent link between NY blast, overseas terror

The bomb squad was investigating although it had not been confirmed that the object was an explosive device. The explosion, on West 23rd Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues in the Chelsea neighborhood, was reported at around 8:30 p.m.

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Minnesota stabbing: Isis claims responsibility for shopping mall attack

Police said the suspect, dressed in a private security uniform, made a reference to Allah and asked one victim if they were Muslim. The bulletin went on to say that the attack had been perpetrated in response to the group's call to "target citizens of countries belonging to the crusader coalition", a term referring to the US -led coalition carrying out airstrikes against the group.

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Staff predictions: Green Bay Packers at Minnesota Vikings

His longest carry was a 9-yarder against a 3-4 defense that used several eight- and nine-man fronts to stop Peterson. They were middle of the pack for yards allowed per game and turnovers, but landed in the top 10 for sacks, which was a sign that the defense was trending in the right direction.

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Supreme Court Leaves Ohio Voting Restrictions In Place

Without this six-day period, known as "Golden Week", Ohio voters now have four weeks to vote early, beginning on October 12 ― either in person or via absentee ballot. In 2014, in an earlier round of litigation, the Supreme Court voted 5-4 to allow the repeal to take effect for that year's election. Watson, an appointee of Republican President George W.

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Stephen Curry speaks out against anti-LGBT law in North Carolina

GOP spokesperson Kami Mueller said the NCAA decision was "so absurd it's nearly comical" and was looking forward to the "NCAA merging all men's and women's teams together as singular, unified, unisex teams". Sexually perverted people want to come into the most private and sensitive area that we have as human beings - the restroom. The Charlotte Observer reports the son of the Reverend Billy Graham sent a letter to ACC commissioner John Swofford.

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We Meant to Attack Islamic State, Not Syrian Army — US Military

A US military official in Baghdad said he was looking into the report, which could not be independently corroborated. The commander of United States forces in the Middle East says the coalition would never intentionally target Syrian government forces.

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All 29 injured in NY bomb released from hospital

According to a Reuters witness, a "loud explosion" occurred on 23rd Street, a major east-west thoroughfare in the Chelsea neighbourhood, just before 9pm. Mr Cuomo said significant damage had been caused and "we were lucky there were no fatalities". He added, "There is no specific and credible threat against New York City at this point in time from any terror organisation".

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Dennard, Dunlap, Jones expected to play vs. Steelers

One of the teams the Bengals will likely be fighting for a wildcard bid? Some big division matchups highlight the eight early-afternoon National Football League games, including what is likely to be a brutal rematch between Cincinnati and Pittsburgh .

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Donald Trump reveals his weight during interview with Dr. Oz

Oz Show" audience, like efforts to fight the Zika virus and Trump's new child care policies. Trump is expected to share the results of a physical he received last week, as well as other new details about his health. Clinton collapsed and the campaign was caught lying about after a video surfaced on Twitter showing the event. The doctor discovered that Donald was taking a statin for his cholesterol, a medication typically used for people who have a greater risk of developing heart ...

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Bill to combat Zika virus fails in the Senate

Senate Democrats on Tuesday blocked a $1.1 billion bill to combat the Zika virus. In response to the blocked Zika bill, Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said, "If we don't get new money, we won't be able to do things at a pace that is necessary and appropriate to the urgency of this threat".

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Pence May Release Medical Records as Early as Today

All told, Bornstein said the Trump "is in excellent physical condition". "I feel as good today as I did when I was 30", he said, going on to compare himself to his friend Tom Brady, the New England Patriots quarterback. He noted that Trump had been hospitalized only once, for an appendectomy when he was 11 years old, and that his parents lived into their late 80s and 90s.

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Investigation underway into NYC explosion that injured 29

The explosion came hours after a pipe bomb exploded in Seaside Park, N. J., shortly before thousands of runners participated in a charity 5K race to benefit Marines and sailors. Andrew Cuomo , right, walks from the scene of an explosion in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood in NY on September 18, 2016 , after an incident that injured passers-by Saturday night.

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Pastor stops Donald Trump as he berates Hillary Clinton in black church

Faith Green Timmons interrupted him. Donald Trump is lashing out against an African-American pastor who interrupted him Wednesday to chide him for campaigning in her Flint, Mich., church . He told the small crowd a Trump presidency would fix the city's ailing business woes. I have it right here. But he said that "something was up" with the Rev.

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ITT Tech to close all campuses, including Kennesaw location

Trace Urdan, managing director for Credit Suisse, said this probably won't end at ITT Tech . Since many colleges do not accept ITT credits, some students may be forced to start their college careers over. ITT Technical Institute, one of the nation's leaders in technical and industrial education, shuttered 130 campuses nation-wide, include three of their campuses in Houston, after the Department of education denied access to federal financial aid funding for its student body.

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Protest against Dakota Access Pipeline being held in Denver Tuesday evening

But for now anyway, the Dakota Access pipeline is on indefinite hold. The pipeline is now planned to cross the Missouri River at a point near the reservation of the Standing Rock Sioux. Energy Transfer Partners CEO Kelcy Warren told employees the pipeline is almost 60 per cent complete and that "concerns about the pipeline's impact on the local water supply are unfounded".

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Pipe bomb explodes ahead of Ocean County 5K

Al Della Fave, a spokesman for the Ocean County prosecutor's office, told CNN that he believed that the explosion was meant to affect the charity run, which started five minutes before the blast. Authorities found two more bombs that did not explode inside the trash can. Approximately 1,600 runners were scheduled to run during 5K Semper Five race and almost 3,000 people were in the area during the explosion.

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At Least 29 People Injured In "Intentional" New York Explosion

Mayor Bill de Blasio called the explosion "an intentional act" but initially said there was no connection to terrorism. A police official said on Twitter that a second potential device was being investigated. Donald Trump spoke about the explosion at a rally in Colorado Springs. This comes less than 24 hours after a pipe bomb exploded in Seaside Park in New Jersey.

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A Readers' Guide to the George Washington Bridge Scandal Trial

Two former allies of Governor Christie now know all of the men and women who will decide their fate in the politically-charged trial over the 2013 closure of access lanes to the George Washington Bridge. A state legislative investigation and a much-criticized report by a taxpayer-funded law firm found Christie wasn't involved, but a Monmouth University poll in May 2015 found 69 percent of people in New Jersey felt he hadn't told the whole truth.

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Pastor who interrupted me may have been setup

Now Hillary Clinton -", Trump said before being noticed to stop the attacks. But the interruption seemed to embolden those in the sparse crowd. When one attendee yelled out a question about reports that Trump "discriminated against black tenants" in the 1970s, he responded , trailing off, "no, I'd never, never would, never would, never would".

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'Sully' nails the landing with $35.5 million opening weekend

The well-reviewed dramatisation of the 2009 emergency landing by Captain Chesley Sullenberger of a jet on the Hudson River connected primarily with older moviegoers, who are usually reluctant to come out on hoopla-filled opening weekends. The BOM report notes that this was the largest September IMAX opening for a wide release, and it made $4 million from 375 IMAX locations. Last weeks top film Star Trek Beyond falls to number 2 with only $17 million from 41 countries with China is still ...

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Colonial Pipeline Will Build A 'Bypass' Around Alabama Leak

Fuel supplies in at least five states are threatened by a gasoline pipeline spill in Alabama, and the U.S. Department of Transportation has ordered the company responsible to take corrective action before the fuel starts flowing again. ATLANTA (AP) - Colonial Pipeline says it is beginning construction of a temporary pipeline that will bypass a leaking section of its main gasoline pipeline in Shelby County, Alabama.

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Donald Trump Economic Speech From the Economic Club of NY

Trump's opponent, Hillary Clinton, has posted the past seven years of her taxes on her campaign website and her family's taxes have been made public for the past 30 years, including the eight years her husband Bill Clinton was president.

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Pipe bomb explodes before Marines charity run in New Jersey

No injuries or damage to surrounding structures were reported. Authorities immediately evacuated the boardwalk and beach area and it's not clear when it will reopen. No one was injured in the blast, according to the Ocean County prosecutor's office. "We are working together to conduct a through investigation to find out who is responsible at this time", Cohen said.

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Suspect in Shelby officer's killing caught in Rhode Island apartment early Wednesday

Steven O'Donnell. Fenner as an extensive criminal history in North Carolina , according to court records. A man wanted in the killing of a veteran North Carolina police officer was arrested in Rhode Island early Wednesday, four days after the officer was fatally wounded.

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Eight injured and suspect killed following stabbings in St Cloud, Minnesota

A man making "some references to Allah" stabbed and injured eight people in a shopping mall in the USA state of Minnesota Saturday night, before being shot dead by an off-duty officer, police said. St Cloud Police Chief Blair Anderson confirmed the attacker made "references to Allah" . Adonis Samuels, 42, of St. Cloud, was outside the mall where his wife Roxanne works as a manager at Clinique at Macy's.

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ACC Decision Rounds Out 'Historically Bad Week' for North Carolina

The NBA moved its 2017 All-Star game out of Charlotte, and entertainers such as Bruce Springsteen, Pearl Jam and Ringo Starr have canceled shows in North Carolina. The news wasn't surprising, but that made it no less significant, no less maddening and no less costly to communities in North Carolina. This past Monday, North Carolina received perhaps the biggest fallout from its "bathroom law" yet.

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Bernie Sanders stumps for ex-rival, as she stumbles with younger voters

But as is the case with the #DNCLeak, Mr. Bernie Sanders' broken vow did not receive sizable media analysis, nor was he often confronted to rationalize his decision to the many supporters, a lot of them millennials, he amassed across the country.


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