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Julia maintains tropical storm strength off southeast coast

Southeast coast, the National Hurricane Center said. According to the hurricane center, additional rainfall of less than an inch is expected across coastal parts of SC and southeast North Carolina into Friday. A tropical storm warning is in effect for Fernandina Beach, Fla., to Altamaha Sound, Ga. Tropical Storm Julia is causing severe weather for Southern East Coast states as it moves slowly along the Atlantic Ocean with wind gusts up to 40 miles per hour.

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Jane Pauley replacing Osgood at 'Sunday Morning'

News of Jones' illness came in a statement announcing he is to receive an award for outstanding contribution to film and television from the academy's Welsh branch. ET. She was a " Today " co-anchor from 1976 to 1989. Before joining CBS News, Pauley was a familiar face on morning, daytime and primetime television.

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Top Clinton aide got limited immunity in probe

Mills also was asked about an archive of Clinton's e-mails that was destroyed after her use of the system became public and a congressional committee ordered the preservation of all documents . "Sullivan stated everyone he worked with at (State) worked hard while under pressure and used the best judgment they could to accomplish the mission, " according to a summary of the FBI's interview.

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Michelle Obama and George W. Bush hugged and broke the Internet

On Saturday, the museum held a grand opening celebration at its newly completed Washington, D.C. location. Obama happened to pass by at that moment, and was more than happy to lend Bush a helping hand. From snapping selfies with Bear Grylls to being scolded for posing for a group selfie at a memorial for Nelson Mandela, Barack Obama is no stranger to the photo craze of the modern epoch.

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Carolina Panthers will play Sunday's game at home amid Charlotte protests

According to Newton, the Panthers' main concern is whether there will be enough law-enforcement officers available to handle both the game and any continuing protests. The events in Charlotte come just days after 40-year-old Terence Crutcher, who is black, was shot and killed by police in Tulsa while approaching his vehicle unarmed, with his hands raised.

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Brad Pitt child abuse case likely to be dropped

Reports said Pitt was drunk and became involved in an argument with Maddox on board the plane, which may have turned physical. According to TMZ , the fight took place aboard a private jet and continued even after the plane had landed at the airport, where it was witnessed by several people , one of whom reported it to the DCFS.

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Terence Crutcher: Week in review

Demonstrators in Oklahoma marched to the Tulsa County courthouse and rallied on Saturday afternoon before a funeral for the unarmed black man who was fatally shot by a white police officer after his auto broke down and blocked a road. "I think the community showing up today and the way they have been for the family speaks volumes", the man said. 'We must stand up and say no more'.

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Ted Cruz says he will vote for former rival Donald Trump

Mike Lee, in his updated list of potential Supreme Court picks. The surprising decision to support Trump marks a dramatic U-turn for Cruz, who had referred to the real estate mogul as a "trainwreck" and a "pathological liar" who was not fit to lead America.

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Charlotte protesters keep marching after police release shooting video

Authorities on Saturday released photographs of a handgun and a holster they said was recovered from the scene. In the dashboard camera video released Saturday night, Scott could be seen slowly backing away from his SUV with his hands down, and it's not apparent if he's holding anything.

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Need new name? It's a snap

Meet Snap, Inc ., a Venice, Calif. -based startup that's behind the popular ephemeral messaging app Snapchat . The new Twitter account is now live with surprising branding saying that Snap Inc is a camera company . We can't wait for you to see it! Snap also told The Verge that the charging case will come with a cable that can recharge the glasses up to four times.

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Trump Says He'll Do More for Women as President Than Clinton

Who is going to choke? Stakes are as high as they get since there are just 6 weeks until the November 8 election. As many as 90 million Americans, some estimate, will be glued to their television to catch the showdown. Rumors are that Gennifer Flowers, who in the 1990s had an affair with Bill Clinton, will be in the front row of the debate audience. In some ways, she may have more to lose.

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Orlando releases more Pulse nightclub shooting 911 calls

In one of the calls shortly before 3 am on the morning of the shooting, Omar Mateen tells the negotiator to "tell America to stop bombing Syria and Iraq". Mateen's statement ended up being false, but police officers took the threat seriously at the time. This week, the city of Orlando has made public dozens of 911 calls, as well as the transcripts of three conversations Mateen had with police negotiators, after fighting with media groups seeking their release.

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Putin proposes his deputy chief of staff become speaker of parliament

He has also been blacklised by the European Union and the USA, which issued a travel ban on him and other officials in 2014 over the Ukraine crisis. During a televised meeting with Naryshkin and the SVR's previous chief, Mikhail Fradkov , Putin said that the authorities must "promptly head off threats to Russian Federation that arise - not let them grow but, on the contrary, act in a way that ensures they don't arise; to neutralize these threats at an early stage".

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Dakota Access Oil Pipeline protest unites community

The $3.8bn Dakota Access pipeline, which will funnel oil from the Bakken oil fields in the Great Plains to IL, will run next to the Standing Rock Sioux reservation. "I have been an environmentalist ever since I was a small kid, and for me, when we value our environment and the planet, we have to value our people", Mattei said.

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Colonial Pipeline expects to restart main gasoline line today

With the delayed fuel supplies, the state's average is 15 cents above the national average. "Oh, yeah, I've noticed that the prices have just gone up - I mean, through the roof!" The Kangaroo in Varnell on Cleveland Highway had a posted price of $2.49 and the Exxon on Cleveland Highway at Flemming Street was listed at $2.59.

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Washington mall shooting: 20-year-old suspect arrested

Gov. Jay Inslee said tragedy had struck the state. Surveillance video from the mall in Burlington, around 65 miles (105 km) north of Seattle, showed the gunman brandishing the weapon, police said. Sarai Lara's mother told The Seattle Times that her daughter had survived cancer as a young girl and was a happy student. The newspaper reports Cetin was also arrested for drunk-driving.

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Charlotte police free partial shooting video, doubts remain

Mack also cast doubt over what the video released by Charlotte police actually proves. In the dashboard camera video released Saturday night, Scott could be seen slowly backing away from his SUV with his hands down. "What we know and what you should know about him is that he was an American citizen who deserved better", he said. Both Scott's family and protesters have disputed the police statements that Scott was carrying a gun.

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NY governor's ex-top aide among 9 charged in bribery case

Andrew Cuomo is among nine people charged with bribery and fraud in the governor's signature economic development projects. ALBANY CORRUPTION The cases were the latest to focus on Albany, New York's capital, following last year's convictions of the leaders of the state legislature's two houses, Democrat Sheldon Silver and Republican Dean Skelos.

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Cardinals solve Wrigley again, crush Hammel, Cubs 10-4

Hammel (15-10) allowed six runs and six hits while getting just seven outs, hurting his bid for a postseason rotation spot. Anthony Rizzo had three hits and Ben Zobrist drove in two runs as the Cubs tied a team record with their 56th home win.

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Skittles' tart response to Trump Jr.'s remarks

Mr Kittos went on to explain he fled Cyprus at the age of six in 1974 when the nation was invaded by the Turkish army. "Of course, the Trump family prefers Skittles because there are no brown ones", Colbert joked, before mocking Trump Jr.

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President Obama Vetoes 9/11 Victims Bill

House and Senate next week. Obama issued the veto behind closed doors Friday without fanfare, reluctant to call attention to a debate that has pitted him against the families of terrorism victims. The allegations were never substantiated by later US investigations into the terrorist attacks. Both the House and Senate unanimously passed JASTA this summer, and House leaders say they are confident they will have more than enough support to override a veto.

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Tennessee Factory Shooting Leaves 2 Bosses, Gunman Dead

Officials say Swafford left the meeting, went to the parking lot, returned to the building, went into his supervisors' office, and shot them on Thursday afternoon. He said the plant will remain closed until the company is ready to resume operations, and that employees will be paid "during this time of grief". Initial social media reports indicated Swafford had held other workers hostage, but police would not immediately confirm such accounts.

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Can Tennessee finally end the Florida Gator loss streak at eleven?

Look no further than the fact that the Volunteers get this SEC showdown at home to figure that one out. So, this week, we throwback to the top moments in the Florida-Tennessee rivalry. He has a reputation for having a stronger arm than Del Rio, but isn't as accurate. Florida is allowing the fewest points (4.7) and yards (129.7) per game of any Football Bowl Subdivision team.

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Activists, leaders await Chicago mayor's speech

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, right, delivers his new public safety plan to combat gun violence for the nation's third-largest city as police superintendent Eddie Johnson, left, listens at the Malcolm X Community College. His speech will also touch on new technology, including gunshot tracing cameras; gun legislation; partnering with federal authorities; and the need for more neighborhood resources.

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Final veto showdown for Missouri's most-overridden governor

Also closely watched is a vetoed bill that would require voters to show photo identification at the polls, with a few exceptions. Jay Nixon has cut $59 million of spending for schools, roads and other programs to counteract new tax breaks enacted when lawmakers overrode his vetoes.

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Man dies days after fight with police; lawyer blames

While police were on the scene, Boyd tried to climb into two different police cruisers before running to a neighbor's house where he banged on the door and pleaded with them to call the police. Boyd was black, stood 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighed 150 pounds. She told the Sun that police even threatened her with arrest as she begged them to ease up.

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Minnesotans can start voting, here's a video to show you how

Once all voter registration is complete, election officials in both counties will begin preparing for early voting, which starts on October 19 and continues through November 3. the more we can know with certainty whether voters are voting", DFL Chairman Ken Martin said. Ballots received after Election Day can not be counted.

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Charlotte Police Chief Will Release Video Footage in Shooting of Keith Scott

Earlier in the week, Putney said that police were not ready to release the video because doing so could compromise the investigation into the shooting. Kerr said he is not charging any officers in relation to the shooting but the state investigation is still ongoing. The narrative says Scott didn't respond to repeated commands to drop his weapon.

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Washington state mall shooting suspect Arcan Cetin 'zombie-like' when arrested

The 20-year-old suspect in the deadly Washington state mall shooting said nothing and appeared "zombie-like" when he was arrested almost 24 hours into an intense manhunt, police say. The motive for the shooting is unknown. Police said they know of no motive. The shooter had walked in without a weapon, and appeared on security cameras about 10 minutes later with a rifle.

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Gary Johnson and Jill Stein won't be in first presidential debate

The Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) said Republican candidate Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton reached the required threshold of support by averaging at least 15 percent in five public opinion polls the commission selected last month.

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Federal Corruption Charges Filed Against Current and Former Top State Officials

Mario Cuomo. Kaloyeros and a Schenectady-based developer, Joseph Nicolla, are accused of steering three multi-million-dollar state contracts to favored developers, including Nicolla's own Columbia Development. Prosecutors also allege that Kelly, also known as "Braith", created a $90,000 job at CPV for Percoco's wife at his request. "Mr. Percoco performed services honestly and within the bounds of the law at all times ", he said and predicted his client will be exonerated.

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Hillary Clinton postpones trip to Charlotte

A campaign spokeswoman said Clinton made the decision after consulting with community leaders and will instead visit on October 2. Please be fully informed regarding the risks and costs associated with trading the financial markets, it is one of the riskiest investment forms possible.

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Syrian Government Seizes Area In Aleppo Attack, Death Toll Climbs

Syrian government and rebel forces are battling for control of high ground on the outskirts of Aleppo , as warplanes relentlessly bombed the city's opposition-held east, in a Russian-backed offensive. UNICEF said the lack of running water is putting children at risk of "catastrophic outbreaks" of waterborne diseases. The push came as diplomats in NY have failed to salvage a cease-fire that lasted almost a week, before giving way to what residents and activists say is a new level of ...

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After bomb blasts, Clinton, Trump trade charges on national security

He also insisted the US should "use whatever lawful methods are available" to get information from the Afghan immigrant arrested in this weekend's bombings. "The Obama-Clinton doctrine of not taking ISIS seriously enough has emboldened terrorists all over the world". Donald Trump declined Tuesday to answer reporters' questions about his sudden shift on the issue of President Barack Obama's birthplace.

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Clinton mistress accepts Trump's invitation to presidential debate

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are about to debate one another for the first time . Todd said the presidential debates are more likely than not "the end of the road for the third-party candidates", with voters seeing their only choice as between the candidates on stage.


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