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Glenn Beck voices disappointment in Cruz's decision to support Trump

I love my wife. I've discussed it with both Heidi ( Cruz ) and my dad. But Cruz's principled opposition to offering his support has given some conservatives high-profile cover. "He lies practically every word that comes out of his mouth", Cruz said of Trump in May, hours before ending his campaign. The endorsement surprised - and even angered - a host of conservatives who had looked to Cruz as the standard-bearer of the #NeverTrump movement, a man who had publicly refused to endorse ...

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Trump's Comments on Women in New Clinton Ad

The Lincoln Leadership Initiative is a group that was started expressly to oppose Republican nominee Donald Trump from within the Republican Party. "If you've watched Hillary Clinton in the past then you'll know, when the spotlight is at its brightest and the pressure is most intense, that's when she brings the A-plus game", Kaine said.

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Libertarian Gary Johnson to appear on all 50 state ballots

Green Party candidate Jill Stein is now on the ballot in 45 states, including the District of Columbia, according to her campaign website. Only Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump will take part in the September 26 nationally televised debate.

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Obama Administration's 'Overtime Law' Hit With Lawsuit By 21 States

The rule is due to take effect December 1, a date implemented to give employers plenty of time to prepare, Department of Labor officials said at the time. The plaintiffs say that means stakeholders won't have the chance to give their input before the massive changes take effect. State union leaders says changes in federal overtime rules set to take effect later this year are long overdue, and it's wrong for Wisconsin to join efforts to block them.

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Clinton calls for Charlotte to release shooting video 'without delay'

Charlotte has been rocked by three nights of violence-marred protests, prompting the governor to declare a state of emergency in the southern U.S. city. She then yells: "Did you shoot him?" Three days after the deadly encounter between Scott and the police, the case still remained murky with two contradictory accounts of the shooting by the police and Scott's family leaving the public in confusion and anger.

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How Disney Has Responded To That Controversial Moana Costume

Disney said in a statement: "The team behind Moana has taken great care to respect the cultures of the Pacific Islands that inspired the film, and we regret that the Maui costume has offended some". Although there will undoubtedly be a ton of kids who want to go as Maui and Moana for Halloween (and probably many adults who are dying to cosplay the characters as well), it should be noted that changing the color of your skin for a costume is a destructive way to slip into another persona.

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Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by 21 points in NY

Each candidate's favorability rating continues to be dragged by voters' view of their trustworthiness: 58 percent of voters said Clinton isn't trustworthy while 67 percent said Trump isn't trustworthy. "Despite arguably the worst few weeks of her candidacy, the fundamentals still point toward a Hillary Clinton victory", said Democratic pollster Fred Yang, who conducted the poll with GOP pollster Bill McInturff.

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Charlotte police arrest suspect in protests shooting

It's unclear whether she is telling him not to get out of the vehicle he's in. In one well-known case from 2003, a auto chase in Shreveport, Louisiana, ends at a convenience store and two police videos appear to show officers shooting down the man in the back without provocation, while the third shows the man "punching out" - thrusting his arms forward in the same motion as someone carrying a firearm - and brandishing a black object seconds before he was shot; the object was a cellphone.

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Ahmad Khan Rahami Charged In Weekend Bombings In NYC, NJ

Rahami said he had called police on his son because he "stabbed my son" and "hit my wife". Rahami is suspected of placing an explosive device that detonated in a Dumpster as well as a pressure-cooker device several blocks away that failed to detonate.

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Israeli forces detain 23 Palestinians in West Bank raids

During their meeting in NY on the sidelines of the annual convening of the United Nations General Assembly, the two leaders also spent a considerable amount of time discussing the crisis in Syria. Mr Netanyahu added: "Your influential voice will be heard for many decades, and I know you'll continue to support Israel's right to defend itself and its right to thrive as a Jewish state".

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Trump says he would push universities to reduce tuition

Moreover, most voters oppose the hard-line approach to immigration that is the centerpiece of the billionaire businessman's campaign. Those who are supporting and advising him say Trump faces a challenging balancing act Monday between being briefing-book smart - a Hillary Clinton trademark - or the unpredictable, shoot-from-the-lip, free-wheeling candidate that his voters adore.

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Storm Julia Weakens Into A depression, Meandering Off Of US Coast

Power outages occurred in various locations on St. Simons Island, but none as lengthy or extensive as those experienced when Tropical Storm Hermine hit the Golden Isles two weeks ago. The hurricane center said conditions should be conducive for development after it moves offshore, but they may become less so by early next week. The storm was expected to weaken to a tropical depression later in the day.

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Explosion at NJ Train Station Where Suspicious Device Found

The race was canceled and no one was injured. A suspicious device found in a trash can near a New Jersey train station exploded early Monday as a bomb squad was attempting to disarm it with a robot, officials said. New Jersey Transit reported delays Monday due to police activity in Elizabeth . Five men were detained in NY as suspects in the Chelsea bombing on September 18.

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Ted Cruz expected to support Trump

Cruz shocked the political world when he announced that he would support Trump in the November election. On Wednesday, Trump's campaign signaled its support for a Cruz-backed, Internet-related proposal. Her running mate, Virginia Sen. "If somebody said that about my dad, they would never have me as a supporter for anything", Kaine said as he campaigned in Texas.

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Troops prefer Trump and even Johnson over Clinton: New poll

A national average of polls complied by Real Clear Politics shows Clinton outpacing Trump by about a percentage point. Another 12 percent said they won't vote for either candidate, won't vote at all, or don't know for whom they will cast a vote.

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Clinton ad shows girls as Trump insults women

Bell is part of a small slice of the electorate - from three to 10 percent in polls - still undecided about the November 8 presidential election. Among whites, Trump leads 72 percent to 16 percent, while Clinton leads "non-whites" 73-14.

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Charlotte Shooting Videos Family Statement

Just this week, Tulsa police let the public see video of the disputed September 16 shooting, though the footage left important questions unanswered. Bamberg represented the family of Walter Scott, the SC man who was shot and killed by a North Charleston police officer, and now represents the family of Alton Sterling.

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Arkansas aims to end recent OT heartbreak against Texas A&M

So far, so good. The Texas A&M Aggies are off to a hot start this season, going 3-0 with big wins over teams like Auburn and UCLA . Arkansas improved to 24-1 against schools now playing in the Sun Belt Conference, and Texas State fell to 0-5 against schools now playing in the Southeastern Conference.

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Charlotte curfew over shooting ends for Friday

Officers justified the shooting saying Scott ignored officer's commands drop his weapon. "It is impossible to discern from the videos what, if anything, Mr. The Federal Justice Department is still determining whether or not they will open an investigation into Scott's death. Federal help also is on the way, with the Justice Department sending to Charlotte a team of trained peacekeepers created to help resolve community conflict.

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Wife of terrorist Rahami allowed to return to US

Rahami's wife, Asia Bibi Rahami, and his mother reportedly left the USA days before the attacks were carried out, raising additional questions about the bombings in Chelsea and the Jersey shore. Rahami's nationality and mode of becoming radicalized may be less important than who he knew, and whether he was in contact with violent religious extremists during his travels to Pakistan and Afghanistan, said Matthew Levitt, a former counter-terrorism official at the Treasury Department who's now at ...

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Poll shows Trump gaining on Clinton in Virginia

Supporter enthusiasm for both candidates is about the same. Those who like one candidate and not the other are firm in their vote choice and say they are very likely to vote, the analysis found. Mike Pence, with 44 percent saying they don't know enough about him to say. Beyond immigration, voters say they trust Clinton over Trump by wide margins when it comes to health care, race relations and negotiations with Russian Federation.

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Cuomo: Corruption allegations 'reprehensible'

Attorneys for Percoco and Kaloyeros say their clients are innocent. Schwartz, a former federal prosecutor, was retained by Cuomo in April at the same time a wide-ranging subpoena from Bharara was served to the administration. An attorney for Kaloyeros, who appeared in court Friday in Albany, has said he did nothing wrong. In March 2015, according to the complaint, Howe and Percoco set up a meeting for Kelly with the governor's secretary, a central figure in the executive chamber.

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Imam in bombing suspect's home town speaks against violence

He could also face federal terrorism charges for the bombings that injured almost 30 people. "He has been held and questioned by federal law enforcement agents since his arrest". But the officials said the Federal Bureau of Investigation checked but found no connections between Rahami and worldwide terror groups. The "assessment" represents the FBI's lowest-level investigative step.

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Clintons purchase home next door for $1.1M

But it's not just Trump: every modern United States president from LBJ through George W. Bush has owned more property than the Clintons, even with their new purchase expanding their primary residence's real estate by 1.5 acres. The tax bill on the property is $28,790 a year. The master suite has a recently redone bathroom with two walk-in closets. "Large windows throughout that overlook private, flat property", the listing said.

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Trump opposes plan for U.S. to cede internet oversight

Trump is committed to preserving Internet freedom for the American people and citizens all over the world". The government's curret job is largely " clerical " and got nothing to do with censoring content on the web . The man who once recommended "closing up the internet in some way" now claims to be a stalwart protector of internet freedom. Some Democrats, however, have held firm, in saying that they don't want Congress slowing the transition.

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Stocks tumble on worries about the Fed and economic growth

Energy companies fell with the price of oil after a leading industry group said demand for oil is down more than it previously thought. Euro stocks were mostly higher in today's European trading. Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 0.8% and Shanghai bucked the trend to lose 0.2%. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan gained 0.4%, after tumbling 2.4% on Monday.

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Police chief says officer used appropriate force

In Hagerstown, Maryland on Thursday, a teenage girl, 15, got pepper sprayed by the police, who claimed that the teen was resisting arrest. It was when she kept kicking the door as they tried to close it, that police said they pepper-sprayed her.

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Dozens gather to remember murdered Dearborn Heights family

Their mother was also found seriously injured. A MI man who police say killed four children Wednesday previously served 16 years in prison in the death of his pregnant wife. He was on the front porch waiting to surrender when officers arrived. The woman's lawyer, Harvey Beck , called the deaths 'a awful situation, ' while declining to comment comment further.

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Trump and Clinton under Fire for Foundation Donations

It might be an old story to many in Florida but Tampa's Pam Bondi, the states Attorney General is suddenly, is in the middle of a national firestorm. And in another surprising twist, making a vague remark about whether he ever talked with Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi about his improper $25,000 donation - which arrived as her office opted not to join a fraud investigation into Trump University - failed to put the controversy to rest.

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Cop made up story about Georgia shooting, GBI says

He became argumentative and shot her, she claimed. Police Chief James Morgan said Officer Hall was patrolling after midnight in the area of Walker Street and Camellia Court when she saw a man on the side of the road. Jackson mayor Kay Pippin said she was "disappointed anyone would contribute to such fears". "There is no person out there with a gun shooting at our police officers", he said at the news conference.

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Spartans, Badgers set for early Big Ten showdown

We play physical downhill football, and we know what each team is going to bring. Chryst subsequently dodged answering who would start by telling reporters that the team needed both quarterbacks to be ready to play . A draw against Ohio State and a narrow defeat to No. 16 Penn State mean Wisconsin will still be searching for its first conference win when it arrives in Bloomington.

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Obama says U.S. 'concerned' about Israeli settlements

The two men even tried to inject some warmth into their often chilly discussions. "This commitment to Israel's security has been unwavering and is based on a genuine and abiding concern for the welfare of the Israeli people and the future of the State of Israel".

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NH poll: Clinton leads Trump by 9

He would preen to the assembled autocrats and bureaucrats about forcing America to take in a record number of refugees, and blast Donald Trump for putting America First. But Trump, who lacks Clinton's organized effort on the ground but regularly fills massive arenas, is far from a standard opponent. In a brief interview with an OH television station Wednesday, Trump was asked why, after years as the chief proponent of the falsehood that the president was born outside the country, he chose ...

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Lawmakers slam Mylan CEO's $18 million salary amid questions about EpiPen profits

That outrage is driven by the increasing price of EpiPens, and the growing perception that Mylan has been using its monopoly position to drive up prices and drive out competition. John L. Mica, Florida Republican. Cummings is pressing the CEO on how many units Mylan sold past year. "It's not optional", (R-UT) Congressman Chaffetz said.

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Michigan Man Who Tortured Wife, Killed Kids, Killed 1st Wife

Green was arrested when officers arrived. She recently filed for divorce. Green, 49, also is accused of killing his and his wife's young daughters by carbon monoxide poisoning at the home. When Dearborn Heights police arrived at the home, they discovered two teenagers fatally shot in the basement, alongside the suspect's wife, Faith Green, who was wounded but alive.


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