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Trump campaign talking points: Bring up Monica

Hillary Clinton has not been polling well among young voters. There are already many examples of the plan in action. The talking points also level new allegations about how Clinton supposedly aided her husband's indiscretions and intimidation of other women.

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Train Crashes into New Jersey Station; 1 Dead, 100-Plus Hurt

The NJ Transit commuter train was carrying 250 people and traveling at a high speed when it crashed through a barrier at the busy Hoboken station at about 8:45am on Thursday (local time). However, the agency is still drafting the regulations. Positive train control relies on radio and Global Positioning System signals to monitor trains' positions and speed.

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Ryder Cup success still eludes Johnson's docket

Not his power off the tee. We have covered who we think wins and why; but what is your boldest Ryder Cup prediction? "If that means we run back and get a sweater, I'll go get a sweater". Phil Mickelson is apologizing for using Hal Sutton as an example of how a Ryder Cup captain can put players in a position to fail. "We take a lot of pride in that, that the U.S.

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What is a Gary Johnson?

Nearly 1 million people have signed a petition to let Johnson participate in the presidential debates, one poll shows him winning 37% of the military vote, and the Quinnipiac poll has him at 13% of all eligible voters. "Anywhere in the continents", Matthews said. Although they do have a point: Every time they've made a presidential endorsement, it has been of the Republican candidate, and that goes all the way back to when they were founded, back when some dude named Ulysses S.

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Hoboken train crash: What we know

One woman is dead and more than 100 have been injured after a commuter train slammed into a railway terminus in Hoboken , New Jersey. "We are plowing through something. "I thought something was wrong", she said. And as you go into the terminal, the train is not slowing down. National Transportation Safety Board vice chair T.

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National Football League odds: Bengals, Dolphins meet in prime time trying to reach .500

If the Dolphins do win in Cincinnati off of a short week, perhaps the team will consider making the all-orange uniform a team staple. The sense is this is going to be a very risky team once they and the schedule get settled after the game in London Oct.

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New Jersey Train Crash Station Usage PATH Resumes

She said she knew something was wrong a moment before the impact. The New Jersey governor said there's no indication so far that the crash was anything but a "tragic accident", but he noted it was too early to make assumptions. "There was a horrendous sound of crashing, just a loud, scary, hard sound. When I got out and saw the damage, it was fantastic how far the train went".

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After train crash, NJ Transit plans for Friday rush hour

Eight people were killed and over 200 injured. The woman who died was not a passenger on the train but was killed by debris that fell onto the platform after the train crashed into it, Christie said. Most of those injured were in the first auto or standing on the platform; passengers in the other cars were better able to escape, according to WABC.

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Townville Elementary Had Practiced for Active Shooter Days Prior to Shooting

He only had to make two turns to arrive at the red brick school, where he crashed the truck, got out and fired at a door as it was being opened for recess, authorities said. The grandparents couldn't understand what was going on, so they went to his home just 100 yards away. "Though your first thought about an armed intruder in a school or workplace may be, 'That would never happen here in Anderson County, ' the reality of the matter is that these types of incidents can happen anywhere and ...

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Court records show Keith Scott's wife filed for restraining order

The wife of Mr. Scott, Rakeyia Scott, along with racial-grievance activists claimed he was unarmed and "non-aggressive". She said the City Manager is asking each department to individually track how much time was spent on the unrest and protests.

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Israel President Shimon Peres' corneas donated

The 93-year-old former prime minister, Israeli president and Nobel Peace Prize victor died at a Tel Aviv hospital before dawn Wednesday from complications of a massive stroke suffered two weeks earlier. Yasser Arafat, who was the leader of the Palestine Liberation Organization, did not attend Rabin's funeral in Jerusalem, although the two men and Peres had shared a stage to accept the Nobel Peace Prize in 1994.

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US 'on verge' of ending Syria talks with Russia, Kerry warns

Some 250,000 people are trapped in the east in appalling conditions, under siege from Russian-backed Syrian forces. The leaders of Germany and Turkey are condemning what they say are "blatant breaches of worldwide humanitarian law" reported from Syria recently and renewed calls for a ceasefire.

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Man who stole police cruiser dies crashing it in Los Angeles

The carjacker crashed on the freeway and died at the scene, police said. The coroner's office did not identified the man. He was treated at a hospital and released. The bus driver told the officer about finding a motorcycle lying in the road. After the bus driver said he had moved the abandoned motorcycle off the traffic lanes, the officer searched nearby brush, looking for an injured motorcycle driver.

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Injuries Reported as Commuter Train Hits New Jersey Station

Take Hudson Line Train Service to Tarrytown Station for connecting bus service to Pearl River, Nanuet and Spring Valley on the Pascack Valley Line and Suffern, Sloatsburg, Tuxedo, Harriman and Salisbury Mills/Cornwall stations on the Port Jervis Line.

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Remains of missing Rowan County teen Erica Parsons found in SC

Erica was last seen in November 2011 but her family didn't report her missing until July 2013. Investigators have not said at this time how the remains were located, or how Erica died. Law enforcement officials said they traced leads in North Carolina, South Carolina and California before finally discovering Parsons' remains. The Rowan County Sheriff's Office is expected to hold a press conference to update the investigation.

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Arizona Republic endorses Clinton for president, first time ever backing a Democrat

She has a record of public service as First Lady, senator and secretary of state" and "has withstood decades of scrutiny so intense it would wither most politicians. The Dallas Morning News and the Cincinnati Inquirer both recently endorsed Clinton , while several other conservative papers have opted to endorse the libertarian candidate, Gary Johnson .

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New Jersey commuter train crashes into Hoboken station; injuries reported

Republican Donald Trump tweeted, "My condolences to those involved in today's terrible accident in NJ and my deepest gratitude to all of the wonderful first responders". Of the 108 others injured, 74 of them were hospitalized, according to Christie and area hospitals. Authorities said it would be resumed sometime during the afternoon.

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Prosecutors: Suspect in kidnapping case to change plea

Muller, a disbarred attorney whose state bar profile says he attended Harvard Law School, had previously pleaded not guilty to the March abduction. Matthew Muller pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court in Sacramento, acknowledging he used computer-generated voices, blackened swim goggles, liquid sleeping medication and numerous props in the abduction of Denise Huskins past year from the Vallejo home she shared with boyfriend Aaron Quinn.

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Ed Orgeron hints LSU DL Davon Godchaux will be available Saturday

The next day my daddy put me on the side of the road on construction and people were passing by and making comments to me. He hired DeMontie Cross as defensive coordinator. "That's up in the air right now", he said. "Can say in all likelihood that he'll try to play". We will see how it plays out. Miles' peers in the SEC had a hard time accepting that a coach who's won a national championship and two SEC titles could get fired four games into the season.

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Police report gives new details on racial dustup at U. of Missouri

The university's Legion of Black Collegians said in a statement that two black students were in front of the Delta Upsilon fraternity house late on Tuesday, Sept. Wolfe resigned last November. Interim Chancellor Hank Foley said in a statement the university has "zero tolerance" for racism or sexism. The statement also revealed that campus police officers identified the students, and the Office of Student Conduct and the Office of Civil Rights & Title IX are taking "appropriate action".

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Funeral services to be held for man fatally shot during Charlotte protests

Many speakers said city officials were responsible for ensuring police officers treat everyone fairly, and called on Mayor Jennifer Roberts, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney, and members of the city council to resign. They also have released two police recordings of the moments before and after the fatal gunfire, and Scott's family has released a video taken by his wife, who was nearby.

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Supreme Court to hear challenge over offensive trademarks

If you remember, The Slants , an Asian-American rock band, sued the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office because it refused to trademark their name saying it proved offensive. Under the First Amendment, the government doesn't get to decide what words are too disparaging to merit legal protections. "It does not limit how respondent may advertise, what songs he may sing, or what messages he may convey".

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Barriers protected Cedar Rapids but not fit for all floods

The river was expected to peak in Cedar Rapids at 22.1 feet, a foot lower than initially projected but still 10 feet above flood stage. Residents of Iowa's second-largest city hope that a temporary floodwall protecting thousands of homes and downtown buildings will hold Tuesday as the rain-swollen Cedar River crests.

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'Hero' firefighters tell of South Carolina school shooting 'tragedy'

Sponsored content: Take our data storage survey and we'll donate to the Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund. Authorities have said a volunteer firefighter tackled the teen suspect after a shooting Wednesday afternoon at Townville Elementary School.

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Trump campaign raises USD 18 million

Trump claimed on Tuesday that post-debate polls showed him winning Monday night's presidential debate . And he wants them to stop it immediately. The campaign source said that the call day donations were about equally split between the campaign and a joint fundraising committee called Trump Victory that includes the Trump campaign, the RNC, and about a dozen state party committees.

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Was Congress right to override Obama veto?

The House is expected to vote on the measure Thursday. The vote marks the first override of an Obama veto. "Well, I think it was a mistake", President Obama told CNN. But supporters of the bill said the government was more interested in diplomacy than the bereaved families and justice and that the legislation only applies to acts of terrorism that have occurred on United States soil.

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USA looks to accelerate deployment of South Korea missile defense

Several governments have imposed visa restrictions on North Korean passport holders, while Seoul shut down the inter-Korean Kaesong Industrial Park in February and Taiwan halted imports of North Korean coal. The Justice Department also indicted three other Chinese citizens with the company, and moved to seize 25 bank accounts owned by Dandong Hongxiang.

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More than 100 injured in train crash

Investigators were working to figure out what went to so horribly wrong during Thursday morning's commute, but said they believe it was an accident. Just before 9 a.m., the train, which was traveling from Spring Valley, N.J., crashed into the station in Hoboken, according to ABC affiliate WABC.

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APNewsBreak: US tried to deport slain refugee twice

Questions remain about whether or not the killing could have been avoided to begin with. A man stands behind a picture of Alfred Olango during a protest in El Cajon, Calif . Rob Ransweiler said. "We are not going to stop until we get justice", the Reverend Shane Harris, president of the National Action Network's San Diego chapter, said at the rally.

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Obama says 9/11 legislation sets 'dangerous precedent'

Ministry spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid said that Egypt was carefully following the consequences of the legislation for the course of worldwide relations. Obama vetoed the bill on Friday, arguing in a letter to the Senate that he made the decision because the bill "would be detrimental to USA national interests".

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Texans Believe Student Debt Is A "Major" Issue

This measurement was for students who entered repayment between fiscal years 2012 and 2013 (see actual dates below). Elizabeth Warren is accusing the Education Department of moving forward with debt collection against almost 80,000 former students of Corinthian Colleges, despite federal and state findings that the now-defunct for-profit chain defrauded students.

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Almost 150K Wells Fargo accounts in Texas possibly affected

He was repeatedly cut off by members of Congress, Republican and Democrat, who pummeled him by comparing him to an actual bank robber and calling Wells Fargo a "school for scoundrels" with a "broken culture", among other things. Gregory Meeks delivered to Stumpf. "The longer this goes on, the worse it gets", said Ed Mills, a financial policy analyst at FBR & Co. Wells Fargo has taken additional steps in recent days to try to quell the firestorm, including launching a new investigation ...

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Christie says no one trapped in train crash

Mike Larson, a New Jersey Transit machinist who was at the station when the train arrived, described a "bomb-like explosion" when it smashed through the bumper stop at the end of the track. A spokeswoman for New Jersey Transit, Jennifer Nelson, told reporters that 20 ambulances had arrived at the scene to take the injured to hospital. But NBC New York is reporting that five different law enforcement officials have said the preliminary evidence points to the crash being caused by operator ...

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Police probing triple homicide search for teen

Police have since arrested 21-year-old John Acosta of Fort Irin and 25-year-old Frank Felix of Sun Valley, as well as a 17-year-old girl, the L.A. Times reports . On Saturday, September 24, 2016 at approximately 8:21 AM, Fullerton PD Dispatch received a call from a child indicating that her parents had "died".

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Russia accuses US of siding with 'terrorists' in Syria

Ryabkov's comments followed a warning by US Secretary of State John Kerry that Washington would end talks on the conflict, as well as a military pact that involves targeting the ISIL and Jabhat Fateh al-Sham groups unless Moscow halted the assault on Aleppo.


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