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Hillary Clinton responds to Tulsa police shooting of unarmed black man

A police helicopter above also filmed Crutcher's shooting and officers in the helicopter were heard saying the pastor looked like a "bad dude" moments before he was shot. A female officer then shot and killed him. The FBI and Department of Justice have already announced investigations. Dashcam and helicopter video released of the shooting shows Crutcher walking back to his vehicle with his hands in the air.

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NW Tribes March In Seattle To Back Standing Rock Sioux

The protest is scheduled to take place from 4 p.m. until 5:50 p.m.in Liberty Park in Schenectady, which is across from Schenectady County Community College. Dakota Access has said it didn't destroy any important historical sites, noting the pipeline route follows an existing natural gas pipeline. Protestors to the pipeline believe that the construction, which is expected to run from North Dakota to Southern Illinois, could negatively impact the Missouri River, which is their water source.

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Murder charge filed in 2013 disappearance of Michigan woman

Willis is charged with the 2014 death of Rebekah Bletsch, a failed attempted to kidnap a teenage girl last spring and a number of child pornography related counts. Bluhm was also charged Tuesday with Accessory after the Fact in the Heeringa case. He's already pleaded guilty to lying to investigators. The girl escaped from Willis' van, an incident that brought him to the attention of police and energized the Heeringa investigation.

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Georgia Tech eager to show it's back in showdown vs. Clemson

ABOUT CLEMSON (3-0, 0-0 ACC): After squeaking out six-point wins in their first two games, the Tigers routed South Carolina State 59-0 last week and put up predictably impressive numbers in the process, outgaining the Bulldogs 555-102. "We'll have to get way better because this is the best team we've played by a mile". This week, is really the only week Tech can prove themselves other than against the traditional Georgia-Georgia Tech game on November 26.

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Senator tells Wells Fargo CEO he should face criminal prosecution

She ended with a familiar call: to institute "tough new laws" and install "tough prosecutors" who can ensure jail time for executives, implicitly including Stumpf, and discourage future "scams", as she called the Wells Fargo practice. The company will also call every customer to make sure they are happy with all of the accounts and products they now have with the bank, and it will call every credit card holder to affirm that that credit card holder still wants to stay with Wells Fargo.

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New York bombing suspect's father contacted the feds in 2014

Authorities were warned two years ago that Ahmad Khan Rahami - the suspect in Saturday's bombings in New York City and New Jersey - was a terrorist, The New York Times reported Tuesday. The suit alleged that police officers and city representatives had said "the restaurant presented a danger to the community". "A lot of technology was involved in this, but a lot of good, old-fashioned police work, too", New York Police Commissioner James O'Neill said.

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Hillary Clinton Addresses Bombings

But the speech - one of several planned over the coming week meant to offer voters a fuller picture of Clinton's vision for the country - appeared likely to be overshadowed by the response to weekend bombings in NY and New Jersey and the apprehension of a suspect.

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Obama, in final UN speech, calls for world course correction

Obama says he and Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari discussed additional ways the country's military can achieve even more progress against Boko Haram militants. "We see protests responding to Western newspaper cartoons, the caricature of the prophet Muhammad". However, he also warned against those governments who would deny globalization, or try to isolate themselves, calling it "self-defeating".

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FDA Oks 1st muscular dystrophy drug; awaits proof it works

Sarepta Therapeutics' Exondys 51 targets a genetic mutation involved in a rare form of Duchenne muscular dystrophy . Patients typically succumb to the disease in their 20s or 30s; however, disease severity and life expectancy vary. Ellis Unger, went so far as to lodge a formal dispute against Woodcock's push for the drug. Although her son isn't eligible to take Exondys 51 , because his disease is caused by a different mutation, McLinn said she hopes the approval will speed the ...

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Suspect In NYC, NJ Bombings Charged With 5 Counts Of Attempted Murder

He was captured early Monday following a gunfight with police. He has been charged with five counts of attempted murder of a law enforcement officer after a shootout on Monday with police in Linden, New Jersey, reports the CNN. During his 2013 trip, he stayed in Quetta with family members who were refugees, the official said. Another law enforcement official said the father "recanted the whole story" about his son associating with terrorists.

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United States probing Afghan-born bomber's motive, foreign travel

Authorities said Rahami is "directly linked" to bombings on Saturday in New York City and Seaside Park, New Jersey, and he is believed to be connected to pipe bombs found in a backpack Sunday night in Elizabeth, New Jersey. NY fortified its already robust security plan for this week's gathering of world leaders at the United Nations, adding 1,000 more officers. Rahami , who is suspected in the weekend bomb plots, married his wife in Pakistan and took her to the United States, according ...

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Trump Hits Back at Clinton's Islamic State Claim

But while much of the foreign policy establishment has rallied around Clinton , Trump's anti-immigrant rhetoric, promises to close US borders and vows to aggressively profile potential terrorists have fueled his presidential bid. "And more of the same isn't working". Emails from the same time period show that her office had been asked about a lawsuit filed by NY against Trump University.

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McCrory: HB2 repeal unlikely now

That local ordinance, which never took effect because the state law overruled it, would have prevented businesses from discriminating against gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people in Charlotte , and allowed people to use the locker rooms and bathrooms corresponding to the gender with which they identify.

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Police Accidentally Record Themselves Fabricating Charges Against Protester

The video was filmed on Picard's camera on September 11, 2015. One trooper seemingly seized Picard's camera, placed it on top of a patrol vehicle, but did not turn it off. According the lawsuit, CT state trooper John Barone confronted Picard, saying he had received complaints from passing motorists that Picard, who also open-carries a handgun, was waving his gun in the air.

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Naturalised US citizen from Afghanistan sought in NYC blast

James Sarnicki said. New Jersey State police want to question Ahmad Khan Rahmani - the same man wanted in connection with Saturday's bombing in NY - in connection with the explosion. Obama said the FBI "is investigating the Minnesota incident as a potential act of terrorism". "The investigation is now focusing on one individual", Cuomo said.

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United States presidential race tightening as Clinton returns to election trail

On Tuesday, while Clinton rested from the campaign trail, the Trump campaign faced questions from the media about why running mate Gov. Mike Pence of IN hesitated to apply the word "deplorable" to Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke. She is recovering well with antibiotics and rest. Trump later added at the same rally, "We want her better, we want her back on the trail". Sixty-five percent of likely voters said Clinton is not honest, and 55 percent said she was not honest enough to be president.

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Montana's unemployment rate at 4.3 percent in August

The national rate remained unchanged at 4.9 percent. In a released statement, Gov. "It's hard to say what the actual rate of full employment is. "It's a little surprising that unemployment isn't down a little more", Rooney said. The rate rose to 7.4 percent in August from 6.5 percent the month before.

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Footage in Oklahoma Police Shooting Prompts Nationwide Outrage

The attorney representing officer Betty Shelby in her possible criminal case talked with 2 Works for You Tuesday about the officer's side of what happened and the moments before she fired the fatal shot at Terence Crutcher. "It was reported that Terence died at the hospital; that is not true", said Demario Solomon Simmons, one of the attorneys for Crutcher's family. One of the officers near Crutcher backs up slightly.

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Big Sur Wildfire Fight Now Costliest In US History

In the Fresno area, smoke is blowing into the region from the 117,600-acre Soberanes Fire that began burning in Big Sur in late July. According to the warning, typical afternoon onshore winds will be enhanced Wednesday as a dry, cold frontal passage approaches.

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Containment of Soberanes Fire jumps to 67 percent

A spokeswoman for the U.S. Forest Service tells the Mercury News that the long duration of the fire plays a big role in the cost of the fire. Per the AP, the the firefight was costing $8 million per day at that point. The fire was caused by an illegal campfire. It led to the death of a man in a bulldozer accident. In fact, Calfire lists a more than a dozen fires burning as of today (September 20, 2016).

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Tulsa police find PCP in slain man's SUV

POLICE in the USA city of Tulsa faced calls for a murder inquiry on Monday after released video showed an unarmed black man shot dead by officers had his hands up. Shelby has been on paid leave since the shooting. "There were several officers on the scene", Crump said. Crump called for Shelby to be held accountable for her actions.

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Alabama oil leak causing higher gas prices in Maryland

In addition to shortages, the leak has led to higher prices at the pumps in Alabama , Georgia , Tennessee, South Carolina and North Carolina . "We've successfully weathered fuel shortages before, and we will do it again", McCrory said .

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Student found with BB gun at East High School

Fortune said the student may face charges, but couldn't specify what the charges would be. Authorities say a student at North Canyon High School in Phoenix is in custody after bringing a gun on campus. Officials found one student had a BB gun and another had a pocket knife. Atherton staff was notified by another student Tuesday morning that the 16-year-old may be in possession of a handgun, principal Richard Guetig said in a letter sent to parents.

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What happened on the College Football Landscape? Week 3

A record crowd of 66,176 watched Alabama overcome a 21-point, second quarter deficit en route to a 48-43 victory over Ole Miss Saturday evening in Oxford to end the Crimson Tide's two-year skid against the Rebels. The Tide generally don't fare well against the spread in games like this but Kent State is really awful and I can see Alabama covering the big number here.

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U.S. authorities launch civil rights probe of Tulsa police shooting

Officers in the helicopter are also under scrutiny in the shooting for describing Crutcher as a "bad dude" who "could be on something". About 200 protesters gathered Tuesday evening outside the Tulsa Police Department. A department spokesperson claimed that Crutcher was not complying with orders to raise his hands, however, footage from the scene did show his hands raised at one point.

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Justice Department Probes Police Shooting of Unarmed Black Man in Tulsa

A woman reported an abandoned vehicle blocking the road. A police car's dashboard camera shows four police officers approaching the unarmed Crutcher, who had his hands up. "There are good, honorable, cool-headed police officers". (A federal investigation is underway.) Whatever the outcome of the official inquiries, the fact remain that an unarmed black man was shot dead on the highway by a police officer.

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Charlotte police say officers fatally shoot person with gun

The person exited the auto with a gun, and then got back in, the statement said. "Officers observed the subject get back into the vehicle at which time they began to approach the subject". "The police just shot my daddy four times for being black", the woman said. Yet a WSOC reporter at the scene spoke to a neighbor and family members of the alleged gunman, the TV reporter tweeted .

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Incomplete Fingerprint Records May Have Helped Criminals Gain Citizenship

However, Inspector General John Roth's audit did confirm the immigrants were either from "special interest countries" or nearby areas known for high immigration fraud rates. While the countries of concern were not identified in the report, the US has been facing a refugee crisis this past year, in the wake of the genocide and civil war that has caused millions of migrants to flee Iraq and Syria.

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What We Know About the Tulsa Police Shooting

Video shows Crutcher walking toward his vehicle with his hands above his head while several officers follow closely behind him with weapons raised. Crutcher's family said his SUV stalled in the middle of the road on Friday as he was heading home from class at a local community college.

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New York City bombing suspect in custody

Police on Monday searched multiple locations in Elizabeth and Perth Amboy, New Jersey, Sweeney said. Authorities are seeking Ahmad Khan Rahami, 28, a naturalized USA citizen from Afghanistan. - A federal law enforcement official said BBs and ball bearings were among the pieces of metal that appeared to be packed into two pressure cooker bombs in NY.

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Indian bar owner helped in United States bombing suspect's arrest

According to three US law enforcement officials, Rahami's writings recovered by law enforcement contain references to Osama Bin Laden and American-born jihadist cleric Anwar al-Awlaki. Neither the first officer nor a second hit in the head by a fragment of bullet suffered life-threatening injuries, the prosecutor said. The gun battle in the street ended with Rahami shot in the leg and in custody.

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People Got US Citizenship Instead of Being Deported, Homeland Security Warns

The report said there are still about 150,000 immigrants ineligible for citizenship - with orders for deportation or criminal convictions - whose fingerprints have not been added to the system. To remedy the gap, immigration officials are in the process of uploading fingerprint records. Just two criminal cases have led to immigrants being stripped of their USA citizenship, with prosecutors refusing to renounce 26 others.

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Bombing suspect's father contacted the feds in 2014

On Tuesday morning, the father was outside the family's home in Elizabeth when he was asked by a reporter if he thought his son was a terrorist. Maria, who's full name is being kept confidential, says she hasn't heard from Rahami in two years.

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Jolie files for divorce from Pitt 'for health of the family'

Angelina has filed for dissolution of the marriage. Offer said the decision was made "for the health of the family". He also asked for privacy for his children, "to give them the space they deserve during this challenging time". "Angelina will always do what's in the best interest to protect her children", Geyer Kosinski , Angie's manager, revealed to Radar. It's surprising news, both because the family is so often see together and because Pitt has been so vocal about how much he loves ...

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Attorneys: No charges filed against officers in Korry Gaines' death

Attorneys for the family of Korryn Gaines issued their own statements Tuesday saying that the state's attorney "completed his monitoring of the police investigation.and will not be filing criminal charges against any of the officers involved", according to WBAL.


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