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Father identifies Minnesota mall stabbing suspect

Ahmed Said, executive director of the Somali American Relations Council, said it remained unclear if religion motivated the attack. "There was a bunch of people running into the J.C. Cloud and to offer any assistance needed". Adan went down, Kleis said, but got up several times. IS has encouraged so-called "lone wolf" attacks, and also claimed past attacks that are not believed to have been planned by its central leadership.

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Attacker was ex-security guard for store at mall

Federal investigators say they're looking at the attack as a potential act of terrorism after the Islamic State claimed the suspect had heeded its calls for attacks in countries that are part of a USA -led anti-Islamic State coalition. He protected others from being injured and potentially loss of life. ISIS has claimed credit for the stabbings that injured nine before an off-duty officer killed Adan inside the mall's Macy's store.

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Mike Pence, Paul Ryan Hold News Conference

In a speech earlier Monday to the National Guard Association conference in Baltimore , Trump said Clinton's comments were aimed at those in uniform, whether in the military or in law enforcement. Pence, a 12 year veteran of the House, made the rounds Tuesday in Washington , meeting privately with House and Senate Republicans on Capitol Hill.

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Adrian Peterson tore right meniscus, could still play Week 3

With Adrian Peterson struggling and then going down with an injury in the middle of a close game, Diggs rose to the occasion and made play after hard play for his new quarterback. Wide receiver Stefon Diggs was Bradford's top target. Most players who suffer an injury thought to be that significant get sent directly to the locker room on a cart, but not this time.

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House Intelligence Committee: Snowden 'No Whistleblower'

The House Intelligence Committee report was ordered in August 2014 by high-ranking USA officials, well over a year after Snowden started releasing documents through selected journalists, in June 2013. "And that's why the policy of the Obama administration is that Mr. Snowden should return to the United States and face the very serious charges that he's facing".

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Hillary Clinton: I am the best candidate to combat terrorism

President Barack Obama on Sunday praised Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton for her intellect, fortitude and "unerring" judgment and blasted "the other guy", Republican Donald Trump, on his NY home turf as unqualified to be president and uninterested in learning enough to make the hard decisions the job requires.

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Clinton seeks more support from young voters

Trump showed no sign of changing, casting "many" foreigners coming to the USA as a "cancer within". "I'm the only candidate in this race whose been part of the hard decisions to take terrorists off the battlefield", Clinton , a former secretary of state, told reporters.

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ESPN's Top 8 Teams In College Football After Week 3

The Seminoles can say goodbye to the top four this week after being outplayed in every facet of a 63-20 loss to Louisville . "With the playoff, you have to win every one, or especially the big ones early on", said Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, who, by his own admission, hasn't been able to replicate the touch or decision-making he displayed as a Heisman contender previous year.

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NY bombings suspect Ahmad Rahami charged with attempted murder after shooting

The bombings came as NY hosts world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly this week. Authorities zeroed in on him as the potential bomber after a fingerprint and DNA obtained from one of the NY sites and "clear as day" surveillance video from the bombing scene helped identify him, according to three law enforcement officials who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the case.

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Gov. Rick Scott to visit Wynwood, Zika zone expected to be lifted

Hotez said given the travel of infected people in and out of infected areas, the outbreak area is likely far larger. "The expansion of the Miami Beach area where local transmission is occurring highlights the need for continued aggressive mosquito control measures and for Congress to immediately approve federal funding to combat Zika", the governor's statement read.

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Georgia aims to prevent price-gouging on gas; supplier says fuel coming

The retention pond on the right is where the gasoline has been contained according to Colonial Pipeline reports. Kevin Curry, a partner in the Meriden-based wholesale fuel distributor Danby's, said the company typically makes its gasoline purchases from the New Haven fuel terminal and one in Linden, New Jersey.

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Alabama pipeline leak: Georgia governor issues emergency declaration freezing gas prices

Gasoline stations have run out in parts of Tennessee and long lines were seen in the Nashville area. "So you end up with a gas station with no gas". That means if the bypass is in place by mid-week - Wednesday - it would need a day of testing and gas could start to flow by Friday.

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Ukip leadership election: Diane James unveiled as Nigel Farage's successor

UKIP played a crucial role in the June 23 European Union referendum, tapping into anger at Brussels and rising anti-establishment sentiment to fuel a surprise 52-48 percent exit vote which rocked global financial markets. Farage co-founded UKIP in 1993, growing it into Britain's third party by the number of votes cast. Mr Farage said it had seemed an "amazingly good idea" to go for the midnight splash but insisted it "wasn't skinny-dipping".

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Anticipating debate, Trump says he thinks system rigged

Clinton said Trump's rhetoric against what he calls "radical Islamic terrorism" was helping Islamic State recruit more fighters. "We will not turn on each other or undermine our values", said Clinton, warning as she has done repeatedly that Trump's rhetoric plays into the hands of extremists "who are looking to make this into a war against Islam".

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Reporter's Notebook: St. Cloud mall stabbing

Due to the nature of his injuries, the 21-year-old man did not tell police or initially seek medical attention. Adan was shot dead at the scene by an off-duty police officer. "Our family loves St. Cloud and this State and we are (an) integral part of the fabric of this society". He says all people are brothers and equal regardless of their religion.

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Trial for 2 former Gov. Chris Christie allies on lane-closing scandal

A federal prosecutor told jurors Monday that David Wildstein, a former Port Authority official, will testify that Christie knew about the plan. Bill Baroni, former Port Authority Deputy Executive Director, became the public face of what Democrats have called a coverup of the true reasons behind the lane closures.

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Tulsa Police, City Leaders Ask For Calm After Terrence Crutcher Shooting Death

The Tulsa World identified the officers as Betty Shelby, who fired the gun, and Tyler Turnbough, who fired the tazer. ACLU of Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan Kiesel says Terence Crutcher's death on Friday shows "how little regard" Tulsa police officers have for minority communities.

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Dakota Access Opponents Unsuccessfully Call for Congressional Hearing

According to Albert McCain, those protesting in North Dakota are in need of blankets, four-season tents and food. The US$3.8 billion, 1172 mile project would carry almost 500 000 bpd of crude oil from North Dakota's oil fields, through South Dakota and Iowa, to an existing pipeline in Patoka, Illinois, where shippers can access Midwest and Gulf Coast markets.

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Christie goes to court over school funding, teacher tenure

They argue the actions may have been ethically suspect but weren't criminal. Christie said he knows he did not break ethics rules, and he believes the results of the trial will show that. 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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LA Rams celebrate homecoming by shutting down Seahawks, 9-3

You're not going to have a great game every game". The Rams secondary, which lost cornerback Janoris Jenkins and safety Rodney McLeod to free agency last winter, was suspect in the exhibition season and in a season-opening 28-0 loss at San Francisco, and the Rams played Sunday without injured cornerback E.J.

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Plane lands on house, everyone walks away

According to Hildebrandt, the plane's occupants were able to bail out and parachute to safety before the aircraft struck the house. The pilot landed in a field about a half mile from the crash site. A husband and wife who were indoors when the plane hit on Saturday evening made it out safely and were not injured. What looked like a ball of fire in the air, witnessed by many who sent viewer videos and pictures to ABC15, was a pilot and his crew in trouble-forcing him and the skydivers to jump ...

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25 hurt from possible explosion in New York City

An additional 1,000 state troopers and members of the National Guard were placed at transit hubs and other points throughout New York City and extra police officials were patrolling Manhattan, officials said. Authorities investigating the New York explosion case were searching on Monday for a 28-year-old New Jersey man who may be armed and unsafe, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said.

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George HW Bush for Hillary? A spokesman isn't saying

Gov. Kathleen Hartington Kennedy Townsend - the daughter of Robert F. Kennedy - said on Facebook Bush told her he planned to vote for Clinton, and doubled down on the allegation in a separate interview with Politico . Bush with his father, George H.W. Bush in 2009. "He is not commenting on the presidential race in the interim". And Bush seems to want to remain private on the election as he's stayed silent on the political debate since earlier this year when he and his wife, former First ...

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Gunman kills one, self at Wyoming senior facility

Police say Rosenberg shot himself with a handgun as they approached him. The extent of the surviving victims' injuries was not clear. Within minutes of the 911 call, officers arrived on scene and found the three shooting victims. One of the three people shot by the gunman is dead, said Dan Long, spokesman for the Cheyenne Police Department. Long identified the deceased gunman as Larry Rosenberg , 77, a resident of the apartment complex.

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Angela Merkel's party slumps as far-right surges in Berlin election

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU party has suffered big losses in Berlin state elections, exit polls suggest. Also in Sunday's election in the capital, the Left Party came in third with 15.7 percent of the vote, followed by the Green Party with 15.1 percent, and the AfD with 14.1 percent.

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After attacks, Clinton and Trump tout terror-fighting abilities

Clinton played significant roles in authorizing and carrying out policies for both of those wars, first as a NY senator and then Obama's first secretary of state. Their contrasting responses followed a weekend of confusion over the attacks on the US East Coast and the American heartland, whether the attacks are due to global terrorism and if they are connected to one another.

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Gator attacks homeless man in Florida river

He was conscious but in pain when medics arrived to take him to the hospital. The man was treated quickly. Florida Fish and Wildlife officials are searching for the gator near Promenade Park. Smith-Brown, however, did not see the actual attack but knew that the victim was wading in the warm waters. The man's current condition has not yet been released.

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Donald Trump treats presidential race as 'infomercial': Barack Obama

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is joined by her running mate, vice-presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Tim Kaine , during a campaign stop at the 11th Congressional District Labor Day Parade and Festival in Cleveland, Ohio , United States September 5, 2016.

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Tropical Storm Julia dumping heavy rain on Florida, Georgia

With this storm and the flood watch in effect, we are waiting to see just how much rain Julia is bringing in from off the coast. Locally, morning showers will pop up along the coast, 10Weather WTSP meteorologist Bobby Deskins said, while afternoon showers are expected to impact inland areas.

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Hillary Clinton: Trump's Rhetoric 'Seized On' by ISIS

Twice she noted that she is the "only candidate in the race" who has made life-and-death decisions on engaging enemy combatants on the battlefield. KAINE: I - you know, I - I - that's not a word I would use. "They want the host to go after Trump". But while Trump's running mate Mike Pence was in Scranton on Wednesday, the same day Trump's son Donald Jr.

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Mike Zimmer's decision to start Sam Bradford pays off

The Vikings catch a break with their schedule, with a fairly early bye in Week 6. That seems to be everything from surgery to playing next week in Carolina. Going forward, the Vikings do have two capable running backs already on their roster in Matt Asiata and Jerick McKinnon . Jimmy Garoppolo's shoulder injury and Tom Brady's impending return will create a messy window for the Patriots in Week 3 (a Thursday night game) and Week 4, as their only healthy, non-suspended quarterback is ...

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Lots of irony in Temple fans' protest of Paterno

It's speculated that Paterno knew of the scandal and didn't report the crimes to the police, though he was never charged. Doing so was seen as insensitive to the victims of the school's sex abuse scandal, which saw the former coordinator Sandusky thrown in jail on 52 counts of sexual abuse of young boys while he was at the school.

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Off-Duty Cop Who Shot Minnesota Attacker Is a Competition Shooter, NRA Member

Cloud, Minnesota, on Saturday has been identified as Jason Falconer , an NRA-certified firearms instructor and avid 3-gun competitor. "This is a very hard decision and he was put in unfortunate circumstances, but I believe he was the person that needed to be there to prevent it from being worse", says Nellis.

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Record-breaking Game Of Thrones wins best drama at Emmy awards

Her victory gave her six best comedy wins-five for Veep, one for The New Adventures of Old Christine-and broke her tie with Candice Bergen and Mary Tyler Moore. "Y'all over here using your skills to protect best voice over in a French sitcom meanwhile I'm over here butt naked on CNN ". "The responsibility of playing a real person is an enormous one", Paulson said.

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Sheriff wants charges for Green Party candidate after spray-painting bulldozer incident

On Tuesday, U.S. Judge James Boasberg granted a portion of a temporary restraining order against the pipeline company, Dakota Access. While the Morton County sheriff's department has yet to make any arrests , they are "working up the information through the state's attorney's office to pursue charges (against Stein)" for either trespassing, vandalism, or both.


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