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Colin Kaepernick shows up to Support Oakland HS during Anthem

But he's far from out of the spotlight. On the heels of another high-profile police shooting of an African-American male in North Carolina and another in Oklahoma, the Oakland high school football players chose to do something more memorable and relevant than simply kneeling during the national anthem.

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Somalian Refugee Behind Minnesota Mall Attack Described As 'Soldier of Islamic State'

Authorities are treating Saturdays stabbings at Crossroads Mall, as a possible act of terrorism, in part because an Islamic State-run news agency claimed that the attacker was a “soldier of the Islamic State” who had heeded the groups calls for attacks in countries that are part of a US -led anti-IS coalition.

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Badgers Rout Spartans in Big Ten Opener

In his first start, Ross Trail was 25 of 38 for 276 yards with two interceptions and an 11-yard touchdown run. The top-ranked Crimson Tide pounded coach Nick Saban's alma mater in their final tune-up before Southeastern Conference play resumes.

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More than 800 immigrants awaiting deportation were mistakenly granted citizenship

That information comes from an internal Homeland Security audit released Monday. Roth explained that ICE has made plans to digitize and upload all available fingerprint records, while the Department of Homeland Security has promised to review "the eligibility of each naturalized citizen whose fingerprint records reveal a deportation order under a different identity".

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Duane Rankin: LSU drops a win, and AU gladly picks it up

But on second and six from the Auburn 20 and leading 7-6, LSU offensive coordinator called two straight passes. An LSU win doesn't necessarily mean Gus Malzahn is done. "It will start the momentum to get us going". However, Malzahan's is a little bit cooler, while Miles' has just turned up a few degrees warmer. "So I was relatively shocked".

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Washington Mall Shooting Suspect Arcan Cetin "Zombie-Like" When Arrested

Cetin was taken into custody Saturday night after a almost 24-hour manhunt, authorities said . What can you tell us about him? "Whether or not anyone else was involved, that will be determined". Police said four people died at the mall, and a fifth died at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle early Saturday morning. The 20-year-old man suspected of killing the five people with a rifle at a Macy's makeup counter had a string of run-ins with the law in recent years, including charges he ...

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Epipen Maker FDA Grilled Over Price Hikes

The product "generates 10% of their revenue", noted committee chair Rep. Jason Chaffetz, and Mylan had "five executives in five years who earned almost $300 million in compensation". "This is simply not true", Ms. Bresch says. Bresch on Wednesday responded when asked if she was going to lower prices. And she blamed the controversy on the system of pricing in the pharmaceutical industry, which she called "opaque and frustrating".

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Charlotte police release video of fatal shooting after protests

It's not apparent in the video if he's holding anything shortly before he was shot. Nightly protests have shaken the city of Charlotte since the shooting death of a black man by police last week, but Sunday's National Football League game between the Carolina Panthers and the Minnesota Vikings was played without interruption.

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Video of African-American man's fatal shooting released

Putney said. 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. But he says pay attention as Keith Scott comes out of his auto, using his left hand to open the door, saying clearly there is no gun in that hand. The 43-year-old black man was shot to death by a black officer on Tuesday.

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Odell Beckham Jr v Josh Norman battle renewed as Redskins beat Giants

The Redskins looked lost in their first 2 home games, and that's not good taking to the road against a Giants team that is playing with some confidence after winning two nailbiters. The Giants reclaimed a 27-26 lead on Josh Brown's 30-yard field goal. "Odell was talking highly of me, which is great, but I just want to come out and do my part and help the team's success", Shepard said.

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Charlotte ends curfew imposed after man shot by police

Charlotte-Mecklenburg authorities released police dash and body camera videos on Saturday, depicting the shooting death of Keith Lamont Scott by officers on September 20, 2016. "There is no definitive evidence in this video as to whether or not there is an object in his hand, and if there is, what that object is", said family attorney Justin Bamberg.

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Les Miles' Bad Timing Will Cost Him This Time

He was always willing to take a risk, whether it was going for it on fourth down or calling for a fake kick. The offense was awful, but the defense didn't over themselves in glory either. LSU had other mental mistakes as well, one of the most glaring being Malachi Dupre's inability to get out of bounds on the final drive. Auburn defeated the Tigers 18-13 in a finish that no doubt will be talked about for some time.

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Arnold Palmer dies at 87, made golf popular for masses

As a player he won seven majors and had a friendly rivalry with Nicklaus, who outscored him by 11 on the major front, as the pair elevated golf to a global audience. Your philanthropy and humility are part of your legend. Palmer, who made golf popular for the masses with his hard-charging style, incomparable charisma and a personal touch that made him known throughout the golf world as "The King", died Sunday, Sept.

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Charlotte mayor lifts curfew on the city after days of protests

Scott's widow, Rakeyia, has released a recording she made with her mobile phone Tuesday, calling out to police over and over that he was unarmed, and at the same time calling to Scott to obey all police orders and come out of his auto. Both videos show Scott moving at a measured pace with his hands at his sides. One sign read "Stop police brutality" and another showed a picture of a bloody handprint with the social media hashtag #AMINEXT about the fear of becoming a victim of police.

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Pats' QB for Week 4 still up in the air

Take away WR DeAndre Hopkins: The Patriots played a Cover 2 shell for most of the game, which took away the downfield passes to Hopkins and Will Fuller. They plan to assess things over the weekend, as they feel they have the luxury of time with their next game not until October 2 at home against the Buffalo Bills.

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SC joins 21 states to challenge federal overtime rule

In March of 2014, President Obama ordered the DOL to revise the overtime exemption rules to target "white collar" professionals. After Dec. 1, all employees are entitled to overtime if they earn less than $913 a week - including government employees.

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Auburn LB Tre Williams tossed for targeting on hit to Etling

On the previous play, LSU completed a pass for a first down at the Auburn 2-yard line. The Bayou Bengals trailed by one point and were in field goal range. Down another ten yards, LSU couldn't convert, punted the ball away (poorly), and the derp fest was underway. Auburn used a 36-yard reception by Kerryon Johnson on a wheel route to enter LSU territory in the closing minutes of the half.

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Mall shooting victim was probation officer

The suspect, Arcan Cetin, 20, of Oak Harbor, Wash ., was arrested Saturday night in Oak Harbor, about 29 miles southwest of Burlington, after a manhunt that lasted more than 20 hours. The victim was identified as Cetin's stepfather. Around 7 p.m. PT Cetin a man resembling Cetin walked into the Cascade Mall . After scoping out the mall, authorities believe Cetin headed back to an aging blue Chevrolet Cavalier, retrieved the rife, and returned about 10 minutes later to start the rampage.

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Gold Legend Arnold Palmer Dies At 87

No one said it better than his rival/friend Jack Nicklaus, who wrote this in his autobiography.: "It's hard for me to capture in words the magnitude Arnold Palmer in golf". His biographer James Dodson reacted to the news, remembering the prestige of Palmer's remarkable career. In typical Arnold Palmer fashion, the seasoned sportsman rallied, winning the Bob Hope Desert Classic and three other high-profile tournaments in 1971.

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Clinton leads Trump by 5; voters don't buy Trump on 'birther' issue

She had a 25 percentage-point lead last month. Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton compared politics to a "contact sport" and said she was ready to take whatever her Republican rival Donald Trump throws her at their upcoming presidential debate next week.

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Arsonist attacks Florida mosque where Orlando shooter worshipped

Lucie County mosque. Local authorizes and the Florida State Marshal's Office are investigating the fire. A fire at a mosque occasionally attended by Orlando gunman Omar Mateen is being investigated as arson, according to the St. But in the wake of Sunday's attack in Orlando, there is a new focus on this small working-class town in South Florida and the mosque atttended by two of the most infamous Muslim extremists with US roots.

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Mall Shooting Suspect A Turkish Immigrant, 'Zombie-Like' During Arrest

According to Francis, investigators Sunday executed a search warrant at Cetin's home where they collected "personal documents, electronic devices, and other evidence". A man has been arrested over a mass shooting at a shopping centre in Washington state, police said. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee sent his condolences to the families of the victims and prayers to those injured.

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Marlins ace Jose Fernandez killed in boating accident

If they hadn't been a teammate of Fernandez, they knew somebody was. "That's what I'll remember most". As a teenager he tried three times, unsuccessfully, to defect from Cuba, once spending a month in Cuban jail. "It's just sad. It's so horribly sad on so many different levels that there'll be no more of that, there'll be no more of him, there'll be no more of that emotion on the mound, that skill-set, that human being, that young man with such a gift, such a great smile".

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Protest goes peacefully outside Pantehers game in Charlotte

A crowd gathered outside police headquarters dispersed without any violence shortly after midnight. On Saturday, police yielded to pressure from politicians, community leaders and protesters to release footage of the shooting, but the images were inconclusive as to whether Scott actually carried a gun, as authorities have claimed.

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Clinton, Trump Meet With Israeli Prime Minister In New York

Her meeting with the prime minister was somewhat shorter than his talk Sunday morning with Trump. Donald Trump and Benjamin Netanyahu meet September 25 2016 in Trump Tower in NY. The Democratic nominee's replacement in the Senate, Sen. Clinton, known for her extensive experience in government, is more comfortable discussing substantive issues than pitching her candidacy; and Trump excels as a self-promoter and an unsparing critic of his adversaries.

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An incomplete list of the most vicious Trump vs. Cruz attacks

On Friday, Texas Senator Ted Cruz '92 wrote in a Facebook post that he will vote for Republican nominee Donald Trump . Other reasons included honoring the pledge he made previous year to support the eventual nominee, Obamacare, energy, immigration, Internet freedom, and national security.

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Pryor made things happen for the Browns today despite loss to Dolphins

The Cleveland Browns got off to a rocky start against the Miami Dolphins with Cody Kessler under center, but they fought back to tie up the game in the fourth quarter to send the game to overtime, thanks in large part to Terrelle Pryor .

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Miles out at LSU ahead of Mizzou's trip to Baton Rouge

LSU's recent struggles almost led to Miles' firing last season, when the latest loss to Alabama began the first three-game skid of Miles' tenure at LSU and the Tigers once again faded from contention. Miles 114 overall wins at LSU ranks him behind only Charles McClendon , who won 137 games in 18 years with the Tigers. Defensive line coach Ed Ogeron has been offered the position as interim coach.

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Kenseth goes for 3rd consecutive New Hampshire victory

The race had six cautions for 31 laps and there were 14 lead changes among eight drivers. Truex's win Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway in the Chase opener came under scrutiny when the No. Only rookie Chris Buescher is ranked lower in points than Stewart among the 16 Chase drivers. When Johnson wasn't in control of the race, it was Chase Elliott .

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Protest goes peacefully outside Panthers game

Four shots are heard in quick succession, and he crumples to the ground mortally wounded. "They look in the vehicle and they see the marijuana, they don't act". Security around the stadium was increased in light of recent protests that turned violent. The troubles in Charlotte reverberated on the US presidential campaign trail, with Republican candidate Donald Trump suggesting that drug use in the inner city was somehow responsible.

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Late Stanford TDs Beat UCLA Again

Quarterback Ryan Burns has never had to start in a hostile environment, particularly one like the Rose Bowl. The Cardinal had a first down at the Bruins' 21 but could advance the ball only three more feet before settling for a field goal.

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Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident

As we grieve the passing of Fernandez, it is important to send thoughts and prayers towards the family that was left behind. A Miami Dolphins fans remembers Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez with a sign during the first half of an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, Sunday, Sept.

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Eight people hurt in Baltimore shooting

Police say Colvin was the driver of a auto that officers had stopped while searching for robbery suspects near Lutherville on Friday. According to the commissioner, one of the armed men emerged from an alley and two others ran down the street, stopping just short of the victims before they opened fire.

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Pulse patron whispers in 911 call, "He's going to kill us"

He then "pledge [d] allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi of the Islamic State". Mateen repeatedly made references to USA military activity, telling the negotiator who later spoke with Mateen that he wanted the U.S.to stop bombing Syria. The police negotiator didn't answer him. Mateen also said there was going to be more of this "type of action" going on "in the next few days". A crisis negotiator in later phone calls at 2:48 a.m.

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Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders to campaign at UNH on Wednesday

On Monday, Clinton and Trump will take the stage at Hofstra University in NY, and will face off against one another in an official debate for the first time . After Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, a Clinton supporter and vociferous critic of Trump, tweeted that he had a "front-row" seat to watch the Hofstra debate, Trump raised the possibility in a tweet of inviting Flowers to the debate.


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