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President Obama Makes Final Speech As Commander-In-Chief To United Nations

President Obama presented a broad look at the global landscape and called on world leaders to make a?course correction? in his final United Nations speech on Tuesday. David Swanson, a spokesman from the UN Office for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Aid, said the airstrike was a "devastating blow" for the Syrian people.

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How did debate moderator Lester Holt do?

Google also said that interest in volunteering for Clinton was 120 percent higher than search interest in volunteering for Trump as the debate was broadcast. Meanwhile US President Barack Obama has reacted to the debate and said he "couldn't be more proud of Hillary Clinton ". Mrs Clinton brought up the case of Alicia Machado , a former Miss Universe, saying Mr Trump called her "Miss Piggy" after she gained weight.

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Cascade Mall shooting suspect admits to killings

Arcan Cetin , who was arrested Saturday evening after a almost 24-hour manhunt, appeared Monday morning in Skagit County Superior Court in Mount Vernon. "The only thing that we would like to say at this time is that we're both totally devastated by what's happened", his father said after leaving the courthouse.

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Sheriff's office: Report of shooting at SC elementary school

Authorities do not know the motivation of the shooting but ruled out race as both the shooter and victims were white. Officials are not releasing the teen's name or age. No further information has been released. At this time there is no evidence that the shooting was related to either terrorism or racism. A 47-year-old man was found dead at a home on Osborne Road in Townville in connection with the shooting at Townville Elementary.

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Top Cuomo aide, 8 others, facing corruption charges

The alleged crimes were committed during a time when the Cuomo administration is intent on pushing through a massive development program aimed at revitalizing the metropolitan Buffalo area. The bribes were allegedly arranged by Howe, who The Times said is cooperating with the investigation . Seven others are also charged in the case, which alleges a widespread bribery and bid-rigging scheme relating to upstate economic development initiatives.

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Sheriff Robert Arnold faces jail time as he awaits February trial

Magistrate Judge Alistair Newbern ruled Wednesday morning. She mentioned how former Sheriff's Office third-in-command Virgil Gammon was sacked after providing information to investigators examining Arnold's involvement with JailCigs. The evidence against Arnold includes a phone recording of his wife speaking with her boyfriend about the alleged assault taking place on Labor Day. Newbern mentioned how the sheriff's wife had given statements to the Tennessee Bureau of investigation that ...

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Alicia Machado Says Donald Trump Contributed to Her Eating Disorder

She also tweeted that she is not "a political woman". "Nobody want to have a nickname like that", Ms. Hansson said in an interview on CNN . Now that she's back in the spotlight, we're learning all kinds of sexy things she's been up to in the years since wearing the crown.

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Sia uses her song 'The Greatest' to endorse Hillary Clinton

Trump tried aggressively to pin America's problems on Clinton at Monday night's debate. Reagan and Carter had a single debate, not three of them, and it was staged in an era where nearly everyone watched the same thing on TV, because there was nearly no choice - you watched CBS, ABC, NBC or nothing, more or less.

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USA is willing to extend Syria truce despite violations

U.S. State Department spokesperson John Kirby, acknowledged that the administration had seen the comments from the Syrian military, but that the "arrangement is with Russian Federation, which is responsible for the Syrian regime's compliance".

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Police shot man 1 minute after arrival at scene in California

Wells says he was concerned that it took police an hour to respond to the report of the mentally unstable person and that victim Alfred Olango was shot dead a minute after officers arrived. Agnes Hassan, a refugee from Sudan, told the rally she had spent time in a refugee camp with Olango before they both moved to the United States. He says that Olango ignored calls to remove his hands from his pockets, pulled out an object out, and then pointed the object in a "shooting stance" towards two ...

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USA says Russian Federation must clarify Syria army statement that truce is over

It said the armed groups also took advantage of the truce to mobilize and arm themselves while attacking government-held areas. The truce "was supposed to be a real chance to stop the bloodshed, but the armed terrorist groups flouted this agreement", Monday's army statement said.

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Former Israeli president Shimon Peres dies at 93

World leaders will travel to Israel to attend the funeral on Friday of former Israeli president and prime minister Shimon Peres . Peres sought to reassure the global community that Israel seeks peace despite stalled negotiations under Netanyahu, who said Peres "taught us never to give in to despair, but to cling to hope".

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Yankees' Brian Cashman on David Ortiz: We never could figure him out

One Yankees fan has started a webite called moonbigpapi.com asking for 50,000 Yankees fans to drop their trousers and "moon" Ortiz in his final at-bats at Yankee Stadium. "Well, last time I heard, they was like planning [to] moon me", Ortiz said, his eyes widening. As Ortiz loads up for his final chance to inflict pain at Yankee Stadium, he can set his sights on some prestigious milestones for Yankees visitors.

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MH17 shot down by Buk missile brought in from Russia

Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Dutch investigators say they have not yet seen the newly-released data. The missile launcher was later taken back to Russian Federation, he said . "If there had been a missile, it could have been launched from other territory", Peskov said, without elaborating. The findings were immediately dismissed by Russian Federation.

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3 people dead in 2 vehicle crash on MA highway

Those fatalities include two occupants of the livery vehicle and one from the vehicle struck head-on. The State Police accident reconstruction section and crime scene unit are heading up the investigation. Two other people, including a toddler, were taken to hospitals. No names were immediately released. The eastbound side of Route 195 and the left lane of the westbound side were closed down following the crash.

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Clinton, Trump Look for New Support in Battleground Election States

Science and reality are stupid. When Trump replied, "My father gave me a very small loan", I heard Trump saying, "Anything less than $200 million is a pittance". But as Trump's support has risen, so has Clinton's. And it absolutely worked. If only there were some way both Clinton and Trump could lose. A day after Donald Trump appeared defensive over his debate performance, the Republican was working to flip the script.

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Could Third Party Candidates Impact The Presidential Election Outcome?

The former governor of New Mexico will also take question from viewers online. Gary had urged that people to be more concerned about the long-term effects of global warming, claiming that the sun would engulf the Earth in the distant future.

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FBI's Comey faces more questions on extremism, Clinton email

He said repeatedly that while it was fair to question his wisdom, it was something else to question the integrity of the career FBI investigators who'd pursued the case. A lawyer for Mills and Samuelson said in a statement that she advised them to take the deal "because of the confusion surrounding the various agencies' positions on the after-the-fact classification decisions".

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Police killing of unarmed black man in San Diego sparks protest

Tensions in the Southern California community erupted after the Tuesday afternoon shooting of a man identified by various news organizations as Alfred Olango , 30. Later, she can be heard asking "Why couldn't you guys Taze him?" and crying out "why, why why", again and again. "I see a man, I see a black man surrounded by officers with their guns out...black man with his hands up...he's jerking, he's confused, he runs this way".

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Obama: Third-party votes help Trump

Only 4 percent of respondents said this year's election brought out the best in people. Only 12 percent said they were satisfied or happy. While Democrats and Republicans both agreed on dissatisfaction on Washington, almost half of Trump voters thought the harsh language of this year's election was justified, compared to 17 percent among Democrats and 21 percent among independents.

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United Nations Urges Restraint in Congo After 17 Die in Protests

Several banks have been burned, said Evariste Boshab, the Interior Minister of Congo, Xinhua news agency reported. The fighting broke out in Kinshasa on Monday as thousands of opposition supporters marched against President Kabila and his bid to extend his term.

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Clinton and Sanders sell young voters eying third-parties

The candidates for president are back on the campaign trail today after this week's debate. Aiming to demonstrate a broad base of support among both Democrats and Republicans, Clinton's campaign was also dispatching Michelle Obama to hold a pair of events in Pennsylvania, a state Clinton is hoping to use as a firewall to prevent Trump from claiming the 270 electoral votes needed to win.

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At least 5 homes burning in Northern California

The following roads have been closed due to the fire and firefighting activity: Loma Chiquita Road; Summit Road from Soquel San Jose Road to Pole Line Road; Mount Bache Road at Highland Road; Casa Loma Road at McKean/Uvas; Mount Madonna at Ormsby Road; and Mount Madonna Road at Pole Line road.

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Israel and world mourn former President Shimon Peres, 93

Acclaimed as the founder of modern Israel , Perez is credited with his the Oslo Accords, which created the Palestinian Authority and formed the basis of negotiations to fulfill the "right to self determination" of the Palestinian people. In a statement, Ambrose said few had accomplished as much for Israel and the Jewish people over the decades as Peres, and that his ties with Canada were "strong and lasting".

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300 mountain homes threatened by California fire

Brett Kerr, a spokesman for Calpine, which operates The Geysers geothermal complex, told CBS San Francisco that all employees were safe and accounted for . Fire officials say a blaze in the parched Santa Cruz Mountains in Northern California grew, but fire crews have increased containment in part thanks to cooler weather.

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Report of shooting at SC elementary school

Parents were waiting nearby and children were being brought out of the back of the school. Police, firefighters and paramedics got the call shortly after 2 p.m. But CBS reported the threat was over, and the suspect was in custody. The school, near South Carolina's border with Georgia, evacuated students to Oakdale Baptist Church, according to WYFF .

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California heat wave intensifies wildfire threatening homes

The following roads have been closed due to the fire and firefighting activity: Loma Chiquita Road; Summit Road from Soquel San Jose Road to Pole Line Road; Mount Bache Road at Highland Road; Casa Loma Road at McKean/Uvas; Mount Madonna at Ormsby Road; and Mount Madonna Road at Pole Line road.

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Miami Marlins honour Jose Fernandez after pitcher's death

Before the match, members of the Marlins team gathered around the pitching mound in memory of their former teammate. The Marlins defeated the Mets 7-3. Veteran baseball reporter Ken Rosenthal tweeted about Fernandez on Monday. "That night I told him, 'Don't go out, '" outfielder Marcell Ozuna told the Miami Herald .

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3 hurt, teen arrested after shooting at SC elementary school

So many young parents were crying, worried, says woman who lives next door to Townville Elementary School. WSPA7 also that reported one patient had been airlifted to a hospital. Oconee Co. sheriff's office have been called in to help clear the building and secure the scene. Michelle Bush was picking up her two children, a second grader and a third-grader.

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Donald Trump 'won' first presidential debate, Michael Moore says

A Politico/Morning Consult poll released Wednesday and taken following the first presidential debate at Hofstra University, shows that 49 percent of respondents thought that Hillary Clinton won the debate while 26 percent thought that Donald Trump won the debate.

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Coroner: Students' injuries in shooting not life-threatening

The newspaper also reported that a suspect was in custody in the shooting. Law enforcement at a 5 p.m. news conference said the incident was not terrorism. "I just pray for those families". She said the school has locked doors and cameras which will be used in the investigation. The boy's parents, Rodger and Renae Hall, say in a statement that they appreciate the community's support, especially emergency responders who treated Jacob onsite and brought him to the hospital.

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Auditors Talk About Absentee Voting, Registration

Any registered voter in Madison County can vote at any early voting location. Board of Elections director Eric Fey says 30,000 to 40,000 county residents are expected to vote absentee, and the election board's main office, also in Maplewood, is not large enough.

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Unanswered questions surround NC police shooting

There are still questions surrounding the deadly police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott by police in Charlotte, North Carolina. Scott's family said the videos don't prove he had a weapon. Scott's family and advocacy groups complain that the department divulged only about three minutes of footage from two cameras. She didn't check the boxes indicating that she believed the couple's children to be in danger.

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Despite harsh reviews, Trump resists new debate approach

Trump is expected to speak around 3 p.m. Mr. Trump said she raked in millions in speaking fees from financial firms before launching her campaign, and since then she has received $100 million in campaign contributions from Wall Street and hedge funds that have profited off the status quo at the expense of the middle-class.

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Deal reached to help Flint, keep US gov't open

The hybrid spending measure was Capitol Hill's last major to-do item before the election. Lawmakers are set to move it forward on Wednesday as they eye the exits. The House was poised Wednesday to approve its own version of the bill, including an amendment by Rep. Dan Kildee, D-Mich., to provide $170 million for Flint.


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