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HPD: Shooter opens fire on cars, wounds 9

She said that the man had been shooting for at least 15 minutes by the time police arrived. Houston bomb squad technicians are inspecting a Porsche believed to belong to the man police say opened fire at passing cars in a neighborhood, wounding nine.

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Wisconsin up to No. 8, LSU out of Top 25

Hornibrook threw for 195 yards and a touchdown, and 11th-ranked Wisconsin turned its early-season showdown with No. 8 Michigan State into a rout, beating the Spartans 30-6 on Saturday. Musso played running back in high school where he ran for 5,531 yards and 87 touchdowns. MSU capitalized with Michael Geiger's 48-yard field goal. Hornibrook's production on third-down, 9-for-12 for 136 yards and a touchdown, was downright impressive.

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Cedar Rapids prepares for flooding

The next 48 hours are the most unsafe. "We need 100% cooperation from everyone in and out of the evacuation area". The Cedar River at Cedar Rapids started the day above major flood stage and surged toward a crest of 23 feet. "It's not safe. It's not permanent". However, Buelow warned that people were still under significant risk if they did not abandon the area. In the meantime, they were providing bottled water to residents.

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Trump, Clinton Present Vastly Different Visions on Race

Clinton, the first woman to be nominated as a candidate for a major political party in USA history, pointed out Trump pivoted from saying she doesn't look like a presidential candidate to saying she doesn't have the stamina. "Also the race issue is something I want to hear more detail about, not just basic lip service, really in depth understanding about how race affects our communities, white and black".

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Donald Trump gets stop-and-frisk facts totally wrong in debate

While the year is not over, NY is on pace to be even more peaceful than in 2014, with a new per capita low for homicides. Trump also insisted in the debate that crime and murders have gone up since stop-and-frisk stopped. "These are felons, these are people that are bad people", Trump said. So, if Clinton is relying on the most recent information, she is correct that NY is still enjoying a long-term decline in crime.

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800+ immigrants with pending deportation orders mistakenly granted citizenship

AP reports that a major risk with granting citizenship to people with deportation orders is that it allows them the opportunity to apply for security-sensitive jobs. "It is important to note that the fact that fingerprint records in these cases may have been incomplete at the time of the naturalization interview does not necessarily mean that the applicant was in fact granted naturalization, or that the applicant obtained naturalization fraudulently", Hakim said in an emailed statement .

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Gary Johnson: Running mate Bill Weld not dropping out

The October 4 vice presidential debate will also be limited to the two major party nominees, Democratic Senator of Virginia Tim Kaine and Republican Governor of Indiana Mike Pence . "Even though 76% of United States voters want four candidates in the debates, the two establishment parties are using their self-created commission to keep other candidates out", the announcement goes on to read.

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New Jersey Bridgegate Trial Turns Congestion Into A Crime

Stepien was not charged in the case. "I did not question senior officials in the office of the governor", Wildstein said in court when asked if he questioned the decision. Though Wildstein conceived the plan, he said he was acting with the approval of Baroni, his superior at the Port Authority, and Kelly. Wildstein and Kelly discussed and agreed that there would be no advance notice of the closures to Fort Lee officials or the public.

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Obama opens African-American museum in Washington DC

President Obama said today that the nation's new African-American history museum opening in Washington, D.C ., tells "an essential part of our American story". Asked what does it mean to him to see it finally open, he said, "It means that finally the African-American story on the National Mall is accessible to everybody, and in many ways it means that my ancestors are smiling", he told CNN .

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Stein escorted off campus hosting presidential debate

On gun violence in the US, Mr Trump said an outlawed "stop and frisk" policy was needed to reduce killings, making a case study of Chicago where 4,000 people have been killed since Barack Obama became president, he said. NPR's Mara Liasson ran down four questions that Clinton and Trump each face tonight, along with four things to watch during the debate . "When I got involved, I didn't fail", Trump said.

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Josh Norman spins Odell Beckham Jr

The two never got in each other's faces like past year, although Beckham did a little yapping in the fourth quarter after making consecutive catches. What's the issue there? There are different ways to play defense. all over the field except for when Beckham moves to the slot. "I'm just playing a sport that God has blessed us with and being as physical as I can be, but within the rules and the confines of what they ask us to do".

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Salute for Palmer planned at the Ryder Cup

Johnston did not give details of Palmer's funeral, which he said would be held later this week and would be a "private family affair". "We would not be who we are on and off the course if it were not for him". Boshears said as Palmer's fame rose and he moved up to a bigger airplane he could no longer land at Daniel Field, but he said Palmer's wife called to apologize saying they were not coming to Daniel Field because they needed a longer runway Buster Boshears always remembers that and said ...

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Body camera use questioned in fatal shootings in Charlotte

Almost a week after Keith Lamont Scott was shot and killed by a Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department (CMPD) officer identified as Brentley Vinson, activists continue to demand justice. "Our tactical units don't all have body-worn cameras at this point", Putney told reporters on Saturday, adding they are to receive them in the future.

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Colin Kaepernick in a magazine Time

The San Francisco 49ers quarterback has dominated headlines lately thanks to his protest of racial injustice by kneeling during the national anthem . "That's what I think". Fellow sports players including 49ers teammate Eric Reid knelt by his side in one game while LA player Kenny Britt and Robert Quimm raised their fists during the anthem as the National Football League season started.

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Clinton, Trump square off in first presidential debate

Clinton has been under attack throughout most of her campaign for using a personal email server during her time as secretary of state. But he didn't come off as the maniac she needs him to be. The Mexican peso has touched record lows Tuesday against the greenback, amid an environment of growing anxiety over the United States Presidential Debate between Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump.

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What we know about the suspect in West Philadelphia rampage

Two of the civilians shot are in critical condition. "It's just one of those things that so surreal, you can't get your brain around it- so many people harmed", said Philadelphia Police Commissioner, Richard Ross . The race of Glenn and of the police officers involved was not immediately clear, but the neighborhood is predominantly black. Philadelphia police have found a rambling, threatening note on the body of a deceased man suspected of carrying out a shooting rampage on Friday night.

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Chinese firm charged with plotting to evade NKorea sanctions

The agencies are exploring the possibility that Kim is racing to develop a way for his arsenal of nuclear weapons to reach NY and Washington . But in August China imported 2.465 million tonnes of North Korean coal worth $113 million, 60 percent more than in April when sanctions were imposed and 35 percent more than a year ago, according to data on the Customs website.

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Moderator Lester Holt works to keep control of debate

Nearly immediately, Trump sought to blame Clinton for American jobs being outsourced to countries like Mexico, as a result of trade agreements like those signed into law by her husband, former President Bill Clinton, or that she later supported as secretary of state, like the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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Georgia gas prices drop 2 cents after Colonial Pipeline leak fix

The national average on Monday was at $2.20. "To put that in perspective, in the two weeks following Hurricane Katrina, east coast gasoline inventories shed 3.3 million barrels". "It's been nearly a week since service has been restored to Colonial Pipeline's Line No. 1, a major gasoline source for the southeast and Atlantic seaboard", Gregg Laskoski, senior petroleum analyst for GasBuddy, said.

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Clinton 'doesn't have the stamina' to be president

Trump's "temperament" was so bad that the media made a game of tracking how often Trump snidely leaned into his microphone to bark at Clinton. From the beginning, the debate conformed to classic gender stereotypes. 'She doesn't have the look, she doesn't have the stamina, ' he said. " She don't have the stamina", he said. Still the battle was not quite as bloody as some expected.

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Investigators still at Houston shooting scene

It wasn't until after they arrived that they learned the shooting was ongoing, said Houston Assistant Fire Chief Richard Mann. A Houston lawyer whose business was struggling opened fire on morning commuters on Monday, injuring at least nine people before being shot dead by police, authorities said.

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Several Injured in Manhattan Explosion

Police discovered the device soon after a bomb exploded four blocks away on 23rd Street in the Chelsea neighborhood and left 29 people injured . Earlier Sunday, Gov. De Blasio said President Barack Obama had called him to discuss the Chelsea blast. As part of the investigation, police are looking at surveillance video from around the scene of the blast, officials said.

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3 in custody in California triple slaying

Katlynn Yost was located, but police said state law prevents them from saying whether she was the arrested teenager. Josh Acosta , 21, of Fort Irwin, and Frank Felix , 25, of Sun Valley were arrested on suspicion of murder, police said.

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Charlotte police release videos of deadly shooting

This image made from video provided by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 shows Keith Scott on the ground as police approach him in Charlotte . "He has no weapon - don't shoot him! ". Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney acknowledged that the videos themselves were "insufficient" to prove that Scott held a gun but said other evidence completed the picture .

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#FeesMustFall: University students & parents to meet at Wits today

Students showed their dissatisfaction with the government's decision to increase university tuition fees to the maximum of 8.0 percent for the coming year, although young people from poor families will remain exempt. "Wits' stability is important in the context of the broader higher education system", the statement continued, adding that the academic year can not be lost, and Wits will appeal to the university community and wider society to make all voices heard on this issue.

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Isis used mustard gas on USA troops in Syria, says Pentagon

The head of the Salahuddin provincial council, Ahmed al-Karim, said government forces control up to 80 percent of the city, with the militants pushed to rural areas across the Tigris River. Germany has supplied the peshmerga with weapons and munitions for the past two years. The Pentagon also maintains up to 1,500 additional U.S. forces that it doesn't acknowledge as part of its Iraq force, most at the U.S.

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3 held, including teen, in triple killings in California

She said she also saw Frank Felix , 25, and Joshua Acosta, 21 - who have been arrested for investigation of the murders - at furry events, and had met Felix at the Yost family home. " Katlynn Goodwill Yost has been located and she is unharmed", Radus said. Police later said in Sunday Facebook post that the teen had been found unharmed.

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Safiya Fox, ND: Presidential debates should be open to Stein, Johnson

Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson , a former governor of New Mexico, bought a full-page advertisement in the September 14 edition of The New York Times calling for his inclusion in debates ahead of the 2016 general election in November.

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Colonial says Line 1 safely restarted after leak

The pipeline company has two main lines and officials said Monday that it is shipping "significant volumes" on the second of the two lines to limit the impact of the interruption on the other line. The roughly 500-foot (152-meter) section of pipe serving as the bypass is now complete, but supply disruptions may continue for days, Colonial Pipeline spokesman Steve Baker told The Associated Press.

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Houston gunman had 2 weapons, thousands of rounds at scene

On September 17, a 20-year-old man stabbed 10 people at a Minnesota mall before being shot to death by an off-duty police officer. The police bomb squad was sent to the scene to secure the suspect's auto, which reportedly had numerous weapons inside.

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The road to the Pac-12 title begins tonight for Utah

The Utes open up Pac-12 play against the Trojans on Friday night in Salt Lake City. "If they can figure out how to get stops and shore it up on the back end, they're absolutely a unsafe team because of all the playmakers they have on offense".

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Charlotte police to release fatal shooting videos

The man gunned down by Charlotte cops never raised his hands before being shot, police video shows. Four shots then break out and Scott drops to the ground. Police went to the apartment complex off Old Concord Road in northeast Charlotte to serve a warrant on another person. Officers say they weren't concerned about the drugs until they noticed Scott had a gun.

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Boko Haram leader in new video denies reports of his death

The Nigerian military said Shekau and other senior militants were hit by an air force strike as they gathered for prayers on Friday 23 August. "I am trying to make the whole world to know that we are not gentle people or sociologists; it is because of God that we evade you when you throw out your bombs", Shekau said as translated by The Nation .

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Why I am Closing my Wells Fargo Account

Well Fargo CEO John Stumpf told New Jersey Sen. There was an assessment in 2013 after some 200 Wells Fargo employees were fired for fraudulent practices around cross-selling. It later said it plans to eliminate the sales targets by January 1. Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf stepped down from the Federal Reserve Advisory Council effective Thursday, a spokesperson for the San Francisco Federal Reserve said in a statement.

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Former Christie aide discloses campaign's lists of gifts at Bridgegate trial

A former campaign staffer for New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie who now works for Donald Trump has testified he told a defendant in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case that a Democratic mayor wouldn't endorse Christie. Starting as far back as 2011, Christie's Intergovernmental Affairs office, or IGA, began compiling the list, which took note of sporting events, luncheons and state financial support to mayors and other elected officials, ex-Christie aide Matt Mowers testified ...


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