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Police Shoot 'Active Shooter' at Houston Strip Mall

The injured patients were said to be drivers or passengers in the vehicles that were struck. Firefighters responded within minutes of receiving a call about a discharged firearm around 6:30 a.m. Speaking with KTRK , Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner described the gunman as a "disgruntled lawyer". He was pronounced dead a short time later, Montalvo said.

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Floods force evacuations in Iowa, Wisconsin

In Charles City, residents put flood-damaged items out on their curbs for pickup Monday. "We're applying those lessons as we move forward", she said. Some cities saw as much as 10 inches of rain between Tuesday and Thursday last week, CNN meteorologist Allison Chinchar said Saturday afternoon. The flooding along the Cedar River is expected to reach its peak on Tuesday, but it may take several days for the water to recede.

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Flood Forecast For Cedar River Lowered

The river in Cedar Rapids is now 19.4 feet, a level at which major flooding can occur, officials said Monday. The National Weather Service predicts the river will reach a crest of 23 feet in Iowa's second-largest city Tuesday morning. "Every time we run out of something, God just restores us in abundance", said Stephanie Berberich, one of the organizers. "Certainly we can open our arms and we can let people come in and use our space when they need it".

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Utah beats USC in thrilling comeback win in Salt Lake City

After a sluggish start on offense this year, some fans were calling for a quarterback change, but for BYU head coach Kalani Sitake, that never crossed his mind. In their two blowout losses to Alabama and Stanford , the Trojans have been outscored 79-16. After fumbling on each of their first three possessions the offense then turned around and scored on three straight possessions.

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Vikings 22, Panthers 10

Few did give the Vikings a chance to beat the Panthers and end their 14-game home winning streak, but the Vikings did. Newton was 21-for-35 for 262 yards. The loss was the Panthers' first at home since November 16, 2014, when Carolina lost to Atlanta 19-17. Charlotte police were in full riot gear due to threats of a protest prior to the start of the Panthers, Vikings game.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation reveals reports in 'extremely careless' Clinton email probe

Clinton has said the decision to use a private email system was a mistake, but the controversy has dogged her campaign as the Democratic candidate for the presidency and raised public doubts about her trustworthiness, public opinion polls show.

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Top 25 Takeaways: Tennessee Rises; Miles Is on the Clock

Things will be rowdy in Knoxville as Tennessee finally got the Florida Gators off of their back. Tennessee entered Saturday with an 11-game losing streak to Florida. According to ESPN Stats & Information, past year Tennessee lost two games in which its win probability reached at least 90 percent. "They heard all the talk about however many straight games and they heard the boos", Jones said.

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Charlotte Shooting Protesters Take A Knee Outside Panthers-Vikings Game

A sea of people took a knee outside Bank of America Stadium as "The Star-Spangled Banner" played and police in riot gear looked on. City officials designated Sunday's National Football League game an "extraordinary event", that gave officers the ability to search backpacks, coolers and anything else people might be carrying.

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Disgruntled lawyer injures 9 in strip center shooting in Houston, police say

Nine people were shot and wounded, one critically, after a gunman opened Monday morning fire at a mall parking lot in Houston . Broken glass from shattered auto windows littered a parking lot in an upscale shopping center near where the suspect fired 20-30 shots in the wealthy neighborhood of West University Place.

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New Details in Deadly Boat Crash That Killed MLB Star Pitcher

The speed at which the boat was travelling was believed to have played a role in the crash, but alcohol and drugs were not considered to be a factor, Veloz said. Baseball has lost one hell of a player, one hell of a man, and one hell of a genuine individual. And by 10 a.m., the players had gathered at Marlins Park even though their game against Atlanta had been canceled.

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Minnesota mall stabber Dahir Adan's family in 'deep shock'

The mayor said Falconer identified himself as a police officer and the suspect lunged at the officer three times before Falconer fired the third and fatal shot. ABC News reveals that, while making his way through Minnesota's Crossroads Center Mall disguised as a security guard, he not only mentioned Allah but also asked one of the victims he stabbed if they were Muslim.

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Les Miles hints coaching career isn't over

Top college programs - and LSU is no different - market their record of National Football League draft success to potential recruits. He was a head coach once before in the SEC with MS, but never had a winning record there and was sacked after three seasons.

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Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump for U.S. presidency in dramatic reversal

Trump's naming of Cruz ally, Utah Sen. Lee had appeared blindsided when Cruz, a fellow member of the Judiciary Committee, used a 2015 hearing on criminal justice reform to announce that the threat of "violent criminals" had moved him against a reform bill.

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Vikings pound Panthers, hit 3-0

Fortunately for the normally sure-handed Ware, who ran 20 times for 75 yards but fumbled for the second time in two weeks, his third-quarter fumble would pale in comparison to overall carelessness of the Jets, who committed a ridiculous eight turnovers in the loss to drop to 1-2.

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Fullerton police search for missing teen in triple homicide

Dispatchers assisting the child over the phone while the police were on the way. Authorities in Southern California say three adults have been found dead after a child called police to report that her parents had "died". This photo released by the Fullerton, Calif., Police Department shows Josh Acosta, 21, arrested and jailed in Fullerton Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016. Now police are trying to piece together what happened and are investigating the deaths as a triple homicide after ruling out a ...

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Gasoline spill largest for Colonial Pipeline in last 10 years

Information released by Colonial Pipeline based in Alabama says a 500-foot bypass line that will bring the operation back to full strength passed structural integrity tests and the system will be back online Wednesday evening. The clean-up of that pond and excavation of the damaged pipeline to determine the cause of the leak will continue once the bypass is operational, Colonial said.

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Fourth night of protest follows Charlotte police shooting

Protesters who have filled the streets to push for the release of video of a fatal police shooting could see their task get much harder if Charlotte authorities do not share the footage within a week. The officer involved in that shooting turned herself in early on Friday and was released on $US50,000 ($A66,000) bond. Democratic Attorney General Roy Cooper, who is challenging McCrory for governor in November, has criticized the law, saying it appears to make the public release of video more ...

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Trump, Clinton Deadlocked in Bloomberg Poll Before Key Debate

Overall, Trump is now performing better than many political observers expected. The Republican vice presidential nominee says that includes "a little bit of studying" and holding mock debate sessions with Wisconsin Gov. Clinton , a former senator and secretary of state, is banking on voters seeing her as a steady hand who can build on the record of President Barack Obama , whose popularity is rising as he winds down his second term in office.

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Several injured in Houston mall shooting

As victims of the Houston shooting fight for their lives this morning, Cecilia and I ask that all Texans join us in keeping them in your thoughts and prayers. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, in Cuba on a trade development trip, also said the motivation appeared to be "a lawyer whose relationship with his law firm went bad".

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Percent of Chicago Teachers Vote to Authorize Strike Amid Contract Battle: CTU

About 90% of rank-and-file members cast ballots, the union said. This would mark the third work stoppage under Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Now, its governing body will meet in a special session on Wednesday, Sept. CPS spokeswoman Emily Bittner said a strike can be averted. CHICAGO (AP) - Teachers in the nation's third-largest school district announced Monday that they have overwhelming support for a strike, but several steps remain before a possible walkout could take place next month.

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Washington Monument to remain closed indefinitely

Litterst said that although National Park Service officials previously considered the theory that a 2011 natural disaster could have contributed to the elevator problems, a third-party inspector didn't "see any evidence" that the quake is a factor.

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US Election Series Debate of the year is scheduled today

Will Trump say something ridiculous and offensive? Most voters have likely made up their minds but will still tune in to see how each candidate performs. Bush's reelection campaign with a forged document concerning his National Guard service. The candidates won't be the only ones under the microscope.

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Dez Bryant Takes Awkward Fall During Cowboys-Bears On SNF

What side are you on when it comes to the Brian Hoyer narrative? "So it's a start. At the same time, unless he's ready and the doctors feel like he's ready to go, we won't push it". The Cowboys are passing for 252.5 yards per game, and rushing for 101.5. Romo's second broken left collarbone of the season came in a Thanksgiving loss to Carolina.

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Cam Newton: Cam Newton beaten to a pulp by Vikes' defense

Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (1) celebrates after running for a touchdown against the Minnesota Vikings in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte , N.C., Sunday, Sept. But in the second half, he went 14 of 17 for 145 yards and a touchdown, a 15-yarder to Kyle Rudolph in the third quarter that put Minnesota in the lead.

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Kanye West Surprises Crowd at Chance the Rapper's Festival

Kanye took to the festival for a set including "Black Skinhead", "Can't Tell Me Nothing", and "Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1". Special guests included Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz, Young Thug, Tyler, the Creator, John Legend, Alicia Keys, Skrillex, Lil Uzi Vert and Kanye West who caused the entire crowd lose its collective mind when he showed up unexpectedly.

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Marlins face 'a lot of pain' in Fernandez death

He didn't care who he faced. At Marlins Park, Fernandez was almost untouchable - a 29-2 record and a 1.49 ERA. In his last start, on Tuesday, Fernandez tied a career high by lasting eight innings. First comes the disbelief, the praying for some kind of bad mistake, the hope that someone so admired, so talented and so young as Jose Fernandez couldn't possibly be taken away so soon.

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North Carolina Joining States Limiting Access to Police Videos

The Charlotte Panthers lost to the Minnesota Vikings, and protesters and fans alike began leaving before the game ended. There have been marches each night since Keith Lamont Scott was shot to death Tuesday by police. But the Scott family said the police videos didn't show Mr. Scott posing a threat. Police said Saturday two plainclothes officers in an unmarked auto had been in Scott's neighborhood Tuesday to serve a warrant to someone else when they spotted Scott sitting in his vehicle ...

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Everything you need to know about the first Trump-Clinton presidential debate

The polls are raising the stakes even higher before Monday's debate at Hofstra University, a 90-minute event that's expected to be one of the most watched political events in USA history. 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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UF backup QB Austin Appleby shows promise during Gators loss at Tennessee

This time in Knoxville , Tenn., the Volunteers delivered the comeback by scoring 38 consecutive points. After the opening kickoff, Tennessee was flagged for unsportsmanlike conduct, setting the Gators up for the opening drive almost at midfield.

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Kaepernick joins protest by high school team

The headline on the cover reads, "The Perilous Fight", and the subhead reads, "National anthem protests led by Colin Kaepernick are fueling a debate about privilege, pride and patriotism". The reason these guys are kneeling, the reason we're locking arms is to bring people together to make people aware that this is not right. Colin Kaepernick's continued protests during the pregame rendition of the national anthem have inspired a number of others , including football players at every ...

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2 buses headed for NYC crash in Lincoln Tunnel, injuring 23

The vehicles were headed into Manhattan at the time. Seven people were being treated, including four at Mount Sinai Roosevelt and three at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. One of the buses needed to be towed out of the tunnel, while the other was driven out. In July, an NJ Transit bus from Paterson was rear-ended by another agency bus from Plainfield, injuring 14 of the 103 passengers on the two buses.

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Penn State wary of Michigan's Peppers in all three phases

If so, that would be bad news for a Penn State team that is severely overmatched in terms of talent and coaching. The redshirt senior exited the game on the injury cart. "You thought he was cheating the drill, but he's reading his keys. He's just more athletic than I think people give him credit for". "They're just a big, strong, physical, mature team, and then they do have some speed aspects", Franklin said.

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Riot Police Deployed After Keith Lamont Scott Shooting Video Release

Demonstrators on Saturday mounted a fifth day of protests in Charlotte. "I assume on October 1, when the new law is enacted, someone will be requesting that tape, and it will most likely go to a third-party arbitrator, which would be the judge", he told reporters.

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Charlotte protesters call for resignation of mayor, police chief

But Scott's family, which released its own video of the encounter on Friday, said the police footage showed the father of seven was not acting aggressively and that the police shooting made no sense, with no attempt to de-escalate the situation.

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LSU reportedly fire Les Miles after 12 seasons

Receiver Travin Dural said Miles "almost broke down", while delivering a touching speech, and added, "You could tell he loved the team". After a disappointing 2-2 start, the LSU Tigers have chose to fire head coach Les Miles and offensive coordinator Cam Cameron.


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