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Penn State running back would trade TDs for victory

Trying to convey decades of antagonism to players who were in preschool the last time the Nittany Lions and Panthers shared a football field is another matter. Lagow was 17 of 28 for 266 yards with no interceptions as in (2-0) snapped a three-game losing streak in the series. Franklin grew up in Bucks County but spent summers and holidays with his father, who lived in Pittsburgh .

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Skittles image in Donald Trump Jr tweet was taken by refugee

The tweet, which has drawn public ire and unsurprisingly sparked a massive social-media backlash, claimed to be an analogy of "our Syrian refugee problem" that "says it all". In the end, Noah comes to the realization that Trump Jr.'s Skittles comparison actually works as a reverse comparison for Trump's entire campaign.

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NY governor's ex-top aide will plead not guilty

Ciminelli's company LPCiminelli is involved with the Buffalo Billion - Cuomo's economic project to invest $1 billion in Buffalo. "Buffalo Billion" had been meant to restore the city to its former glory with a quick influx of cash, and Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Adam Cohen told reporters that the project gave hope to Buffalonians everywhere.

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1 killed in Baltimore area search for bank robbers

The woman told police officers that her boyfriend, identified as Tawon Boyd, 21, had been acting "crazy", and according to police reports , he had been drinking alcohol and smoking marijuana. He wasn't battered before this. "And by attacked, I mean the witness [Styron] is describing that he struck many times and struck to the ground", Francis-Williams explained.

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F-35 from Arizona base catches fire during engine start

The United Launch Alliance, a joint venture between Lockheed Martin Space Systems and Boeing Defense, Space and Security, plans to launch the satellite on an Atlas V rocket. The fire was burning near the communications squadron building. The Canyon Fire's slow growth allowed incident commanders to divert firefighters to the new blaze.

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Andy Burnham warns Labour will DIE if infighting continues

The Labour leader has vowed to "wipe the slate clean" and reach out to his opponents if he is re-elected. The two-month campaign has aroused strong passions on both sides and led to legal disputes over the rules and who is entitled to vote.

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5th person dies in mall shooting

The male victim died later at the Harborview Medical Center . The program "fosters information sharing and awareness regarding national, regional and local criminal activity and counter-terrorism issues", including timely information with public safety alerts, crime pattern notifications, recommended responses and training opportunities, a police spokeswoman said in a statement .

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Ted Cruz announces he'll vote for Trump

United States voters still do not know where USA presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on important issues only days before the first debate, according to a Pew Research poll released on Friday. "He lies practically every word that comes out of his mouth", Cruz said of Trump in May, hours before ending his presidential campaign. People selected for KnowledgePanel who didn't have access to the internet were provided access for free.

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Pagenaud Is 2016 IndyCar Champ

The bright yellow paint scheme of Menards will be a familiar fixture in IndyCar next season as the home improvement store returns to the series with 10 races of sponsorship for Simon Pagenaud . With Sunday's 85-lap race on the 2.385-mile, 11-turn permanent road course paying double points, Pagenaud needs to finish fifth or better in the #22 Hewlett Packard Enterprise Chevrolet to clinch his first career championship.

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Bill Clinton praises Clinton Global Initiative in sendoff address

Bill Clinton has announced that he will step down from the board, but their daughter Chelsea Clinton's status has not been determined. The Clinton Foundation, particularly the Clinton Global Initiative, is preparing to undergo wholesale changes at the end of the year given the chances that Hillary Clinton will be elected president in November.

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NYC Bombing Suspect's Wife Back in US, Somewhat Cooperative, Official Says

The device, which was found wrapped in a plastic bag by a neighbor, did not detonate. They then remove a pressure cooker from the luggage, leave the pressure cooker on the sidewalk and walk away with the luggage. The case is being treated by authorities as an act of terrorism, and while prosecutors now believe Rahami acted alone they are still searching for anyone who may have helped him plan the attack or build the homemade bombs.

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Harrowing video shows moment man was shot dead, sparking protests in Charlotte

In an exclusive interview with the station WCSC Thursday night, Scott's mother, Vernita Scott Walker, claimed that the book her son was reading in his truck was the Koran, which he used to do every day while waiting to pick up his son from school.

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Charlotte shooting video shows deadly encounter between police, black man

Scott did so in a very calm, non-aggressive manner", the statement from the family read . Scott's wife, who is standing several feet away from the scene, pleads with the officers not to harm her husband. Pat McCrory declared a state of emergency Wednesday night and called in the National Guard after Charlotte's police chief said he needed the help. Scott's wife asks, before the video cuts out.

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Tulsa Officer Charged With Manslaughter After Killing Black Driver

Kunzweiler concluded the press conference by saying: "I do not know why things happen in this world the way they do". The medical examiner says Crutcher's toxicology results are not complete at this time. Chief Chuck Jordan of the Tulsa Police Department has said the man did not have a gun on him or in his vehicle. Less than a week after an unarmed black man was shot dead by a white police officer on a Tulsa street, prosecutors charged the officer with first-degree manslaughter.

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Ole Miss trying to handle weight of expectations

Nevertheless, Eason needs to have the best game of his collegiate career so far, as he will face his stiffest test to date against the "Landshark" defense of Ole Miss . Total yards and yards allowed for these teams are so perfectly matched that where one has a weakness, one has the strength in that area but this game will definitely be a close one.

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New laws and rulings could cause Election Day confusion

Voting may be done in person at designated sites, such as the historic Crow Wing County Courthouse in Brainerd, or by mail as voters request an absentee ballot and vote using a witness and then mail the completed and signed ballots back. "When you request an absentee ballot you also have to provide a copy of your photo ID card", said Reid Magney a spokesman for the commission. If they aren't yet registered to vote, a voter registration application will be provided with their ballot.

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States Wage Legal Battle Over New Overtime Rules

Only 7 percent of full-time salaried employees are now eligible for overtime pay, he said, down from 62 percent in 1975. "The updates will impact 4.2 million workers who will either gain new overtime protections or get a raise to the new salary threshold, " Department of Labor officials wrote on their blog".

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Get off of me : Girl pepper-sprayed by police in US

A police body camera in Hagerstown, Maryland shows officers detaining and eventually pepper spraying a 15-year-old girl after she had been handcuffed, and it's creating mass controversy. Demonstrators protest police treatment of a 15-year-old girl who was pepper-sprayed during an arrest Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 in Hagerstown, Md .

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Thousands Flee Blaze at Greek Refugee Camp

Damaged tents and prefabricated housing units were set alight and up to 4,000 of the camp's inhabitants could be injured. Police are still investigating whether the fire was deliberate, but an aid worker says it started after a food dispute.

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Barack Obama says U.S. prepared to lift sanctions on Myanmar

The news came as Myanmar's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, arrived in Washington on her first official visit. In a letter to Congress, Obama said he meant to reinstate preferential treatment for Myanmar under the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program, a preferential tariff system.

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Hillary Was Hilarious on "Between Two Ferns"... in a Bad Way

After awkwardly sitting through a number of questions over a potential Trump presidency, Clinton said, "I really regret doing this". The show is built around Galifianakis asking his guests awkward questions. The Democratic nominee filmed the appearance at New York Historical Society on September 9 - the same day she was diagnosed with pneumonia . In closing, Galifianakis made a wry reference to Clinton's use of private email while secretary of state, which was investigated by ...

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Authorities say 5th person dies in mall shooting

Law enforcement officers stand outside to the entrance of Macy's at the Cascade Mall where several people were shot and killed Friday Sept. 23, 2016 in Burlington, Wash . Officials have not disclosed additional details about the victims, including their ages. Tari Caswell told the Skagit Valley Herald that she was in the Macy's women's dressing room when she heard "what sounded like four balloons popping, and I thought that was odd because I hadn't seen any balloons".

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Warplanes press attack on rebel-held eastern Aleppo

Earlier this year, Kerry briefed U.S. lawmakers that if negotiations with Russian Federation failed then he would suggest a "Plan B" - reportedly tougher United States military involvement. Russian Federation and the United States continue their stumbling diplomacy over Syria on the margins of the UN General Assembly, with little sign of progress.

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Obama encourages Trump to visit new museum

Hillary Clinton gave her first presidential candidate televised national interview with CNN's Brianna Keilar on Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton will travel to Charlotte, North Carolina, on Sunday, just days after the killing of an African-American man by a police officer that sparked sometimes violent protests.

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Pulse gunman told police America needs to stop bombing Syria

After Mateen pledges his allegiance twice, the 911 operator asks him where he is. At 2:48 a.m., the negotiator called Mateen, who was holding hostages inside the club. The Orange County Sheriff's Office released the batch of calls today, saying this latest release is of the "remainder" of the calls made to OCSO that night.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation documents reveal Obama used a pseudonym in emails with Clinton

According to the documents , Huma Abedin, one of Clinton's aides, first noticed the former secretary of state's exchange with an unrecognized sender on June 28, 2012 that was later revealed to be Obama. Further, neither the White House nor the State Department have ever said anything about former secretary of state notifying the president's team that she had "changed her primary email".

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Ted Cruz Endorses Donald Trump, Citing Concerns Over Hillary Clinton

Cruz made the announcement on Friday, following mounting criticism over his refusal to endorse Trump at the Republican National Convention in July. Since the convention speech, polls have suggested that Cruz's popularity was slipping nationally and in Texas - where he could face a primary challenger for re-election in 2018.

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Employee fatally shot supervisors at Tennessee plant

The investigation remains active and ongoing, by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Athens Police Department, along with the assistance of the McMinn County Sheriff, and investigators with the 10th Judicial District. Pat Joyce, area operations manager for Thomas & Betts, said officials and workers with the company are "heartbroken" over the shootings, according to the Associated Press.

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Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump for president

The day after the convention ended, Trump said he didn't want and wouldn't accept Cruz's endorsement . FILE - In this February 25, 2016 file photo, Sen. The current US senator from Texas then offers six individual issues of importance in which he is either in agreement or sees Trump as the best chance of upholding Republican principles.

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Obama vetoes bill allowing 9/11 terror victims' families to sue Saudi Arabia

The White House tried and failed to have the legislation - which was unanimously passed by Congress - scrapped or substantially revised. 9/11 Families & Survivors United for Justice Against Terrorism, a group representing the families of victims said in a statement Friday that they are "outraged and dismayed" at the president's veto and called his reasons "unconvincing and unsupportable".

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Family Releases Video of Keith Lamont Scott Shooting

The Times published the video on its homepage, reporting that it was obtained from an attorney for the Scott family. Charlotte's police chief said there is at least one video from a body camera and one other video from a dashboard camera that captured Scott's shooting.

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Donald Trump calls for 'national anti-crime agenda'

Critics say the controversial practice eliminates the standard of probable cause, allowing police to search civilians more or less at will. He responded that he'd "do stop and frisk-I think you have to". " New York City was incredible, the way that worked, so I think that could be one step you could do". Trump, joined by running mate Mike Pence at the OH event, has routinely praised police officers in his speeches to supporters.

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Twins' Brian Dozier Sets American League Record With Home Run Vs. Tigers

Joining Martinez in the record book with 25 or more home runs are Miguel Cabrera (34), Ian Kinsler (26), and Justin Upton (26). The Red Sox have won each of the left-hander's last nine starts since August 7. David Price won his eighth straight decision, Hanley Ramirez homered and the Boston Red Sox completed a four-game sweep of the sinking Baltimore Orioles with a 5-3 victory on Thursday night.

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Chicago PD to add almost 1000 more positions following violent year

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has not indicated where the money will come from for the hiring binge. Chicago's police force already has about 12,500 members, and they've been busy this year. In August alone, there were 90 homicides, marking the first time in two decades there have been that many in a single month. Overall, the city has recorded more than 500 homicides this year - higher than in all of 2015.

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North Dakota borrowing $6M for pipeline protest costs

He and other tribal leaders are in Geneva to meet with United Nations ambassadors over the next two days and take part in panel discussions about the rights of Indigenous Peoples, the tribe said. The U.S. Departments of the Army, Interior and Justice on Friday invited representatives from all 567 federally recognized tribes to participate in formal, government-to-government consultation on how federal review of infrastructure projects can better allow for timely and meaningful tribal input.


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