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Nathan Carman says he is not responsible for mother's boat death

The Coast Guard planned to conduct a face-to-face survivor debriefing, which Chief Petty Officer Luke Pinneo said is "protocol anytime we have a boat sinking at sea". He told officials he "brought the safety stuff forward", at which point "the boat just dropped out from under my feet". They were also seeking receipts for boat parts and equipment Carman used to fix his 31-foot aluminum fishing boat , the affidavit states.

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President Obama hopes national anthem protests 'spark' discussion on race, other concerns

Denying or whitewashing these and other historical facts regarding Islam does nothing to help move forward, she said. "My son gave his life for acts of terrorism", audience member Tina Houchins told Obama at the meeting. Obama made an effort to be playful with some of the questioners. "'Throughout my husband's military career, he spent a lot of time overseas, many deployments", she began.

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Charlotte police major says body cameras could put tactical officers at risk

Police say officers were serving a warrant at College Downs off Old Concord Road just before 4 p.m. when they ran into Keith Scott instead, who they say had a gun. And critics have also homed in on one key detail missing from the beginning of body camera video released by police: sound. The Scott case does not have any of the telltale signs of police brutality and misconduct like, for instance, the murder of Terence Crutcher in Oklahoma on September 16.

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More audio released in fatal police shooting of black man

Scott's family has countered these claims and said he was disabled and unarmed, and was sitting in his vehicle reading a book while waiting for his son to return home from school. Scott's family and advocacy groups complain the department divulged only about three minutes of footage from two cameras. Emken said the remaining 14 minutes is very bloody and includes the sounds of Scott groaning as he died, Buchan said.

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Early votes: High interest buoys Clinton in key states

Campaigning in Des Moines , Iowa on Thursday, the Democratic presidential nominee said her opponent Donald Trump was "unsettled" by the attendance of Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban during the first presidential debate Monday. Clinton - who took days off from the campaign trail to study and practice for the debate - also took a jab at Trump for seeming unprepared. Clinton's campaign seized on a new report alleging Trump had explored business opportunities in Cuba in the late 1990s, ...

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Mom charged in murder of 2 missing children; 3rd body found

With many questions unanswered, those with Elkhart County and Allen County Prosecutors Office and the Sheriff's Department held a joint press conference Tuesday afternoon. The officer then checked the auto and found the kids' bodies in the backseat. The Amber Alert after the children went missing described her as a "non-custodial mother" and noted that the children were believed to be "in extreme danger".

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Vogelsong struggles again, Pirates fall to Cubs 6-4

The atmosphere inside PNC Park won't be almost as electric Wednesday night, when Arrieta (18-7) attempts to take a strong finish to the season into the postseason against the Pirates (77-80), who won't reach the playoffs for the first time since 2012.

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United States election: Trump debate sniffles go viral

During a Tuesday interview, he said he "didn't expect" Trump to bring up his support for the "no fly, no buy" policy during the debate, but also said he was not surprised. When they come back, they talk about Trump. He calls us names. "For most Americans, it's not something they see", said Mr. Madonna. "That's not who America is", Clinton said.

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Eli Manning mocks 'Do they have your number?'…

With Diggs getting more attention going forward, Thielen getting better matchups seems likely. LIMBECK: Well Captain Purple, I see you are riding shotgun on the Vikings bandwagon. "A lot of people had [questioned bringing] Sam Bradford there, but it is still early, and I like what I'm seeing coming out of Minnesota", Moss said.

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USA Today urges voters to oppose Trump

The Republic said it even received a death threat as a result of its endorsement, laid out in a scathing editorial this week that painted the Republican presidential hopeful as unqualified and not a true conservative. The new endorsements came a day after former five-term Republican senator John W. Warner (Va.) appeared at a news conference to voice his support for Clinton.

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Watch Bernie Sanders Endorse Democrat On Campaign Trail

Sanders won the New Hampshire primary, but he said his mind is made up about the election. And, in fact, New Hampshire could decide the outcome. Such a provision could serve the objective of convincing Ivanka Trump that continuing to work in her father's family business is pointless and that she would be better off accepting a job from Chelsea Clinton at the Clinton Foundation instead.

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GOP lawmakers give Trump bad reviews on debate performance

But what I heard was different from what Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton seemed to say. And, yes, I did. Some who went into the debate saying they planned to vote for Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson said afterward they would now expect to vote for Clinton .

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US House panel lambastes Wells Fargo boss over phantom accounts

Mr. Stumpf told the committee he had suggested his own clawback to Wells Fargo's board, reiterating what he wrote in a letter to bank employees earlier in the week. The panel's senior Democrat, Maxine Waters of California, was adamant the alleged abuses showed the second-largest USA bank was too big for senior executives to keep track of what was going on.

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John Stumpf: Wells Fargo Employees Stole From Customers 'in Some Cases'

Stumpf was grilled again during the more than four-hour hearing and at times didn't have specific answers to defend the bank's actions. WASHINGTON/NEW YORK-U.S. But to know who really ripped Stumpf good, one must consult the Twitter feeds of those committee members most eager to show their constituents that they think Stumpf is a lowlife.

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After fatal train crash, investigators seek answers

That crash involved a PATH train. What: One Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority commuter train (Train 112) struck the rear of another (Train 214) that was stopped near the Red Line's Fort Totten station during rush hour about 5 p.m.

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Led Coalition Takes Out 18 Daesh Leaders Within Past 30 Days

There were 4,565 US forces in Iraq as of Wednesday, according to the Pentagon . The additional forces will enhance the authorised level to about 5,200, Xinhua news agency reported . The battle will require huge numbers of troops and street-by-street combat. It marks the 11th troop increase in Iraq since June 2014. Obama, who vowed to end the Iraq War in his 2008 presidential campaign, has been wary of increasing the number of USA troops there.

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Suspicious package taken from police HQ

A SC funeral home says it is handling arrangements regarding the death of a black man who was shot and killed by a North Carolina police officer. The body camera captured 16 minutes of footage and the dashboard cam recorded one hour and 50 minutes at the shooting scene.

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Seahawks QB Russell Wilson practices with knee injury

Wilson has started 77 consecutive games (67 regular season, 10 postseason) since entering the National Football League and Seattle coach Pete Carroll said Wilson is "pretty determined" to play against the Jets . He began rehabbing the knee nearly immediately and was a full participant in Wednesday's practice. According to NFL.com, besides his knee injury, Marshall now ranks as the 62nd best receiver in fantasy in regards to points scored throughout the season.

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NYPD 'Stop and Frisk' Program At Center Of Presidential Debate

After our lawsuit and after the police department stopped doing stop and frisk , they nearly ceased that practice at the end of lawsuit, the crime rate still went down. "He has had no experience with policing, no experience with public safety". The most recent statistics from the New York Police Department show that murders in New York City are falling.

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India military relationship 'is the closest ever', says Ashton Carter

Ashton Carter, in his remarks aboard the USS Carl Vinson in San Diego on Thursday, also underlined the significance of the fact that for the first time, India and United States are exercising together by air, land and sea. "America's regional partnerships are growing in number and strength". In early September, President Barack Obama cancelled a meeting with Duterte after the Philippine leader publicly called him a "son of a bitch".

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I held back on 'indiscretions' for Chelsea

Meanwhile, Bossie said the campaign is excited about bringing the party together with the addition of Texas Sen. "I know so much of this campaign has been about, you know, whatever my opponent said and who he attacked and who he denigrates - and the list is long", Clinton said.

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Weymouth police: Woman fabricated story of sexual assault

An 18-year-old woman was bound with duct tape when Weymouth police found her Wednesday night in a wooded ravine between Route 18 in the South Shore town and the Route 3 on-ramp, police said Thursday. Investigators said they were still trying to determine whether or not the woman was sexually assaulted. Police could be seen searching the woods in the area Wednesday night.

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Hellickson leaves early, Gomez rocked late in 5-2 loss

It was the fourth time in his past nine starts that he allowed only one run. The Phillies would like to get a long stint from Morgan to take some stress off the bullpen, which has a 10.13 ERA since September 15. "That's pretty good, we're going to keep adding onto that", Snitker said about being.500 in the second half of the 2016 season. The Braves got a run in the fourth inning when Freddie Freeman hit a solo homer to make it 6-1.

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Gary Johnson struggles to name a world leader he respects

Anywhere, any continent. Canada, Mexico, Europe, over there, Asia, South America, Africa. Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson's longshot bid for the White House appears to have grown even more remote. "You've got to do this", Matthews said. "In the whole world!" said Matthews. It adds: "This is an endorsement of conscience, reflecting our confidence that Johnson would be a competent and capable president and an honorable one".

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After train crash, PATH service to resume, buses to help

Emergency service rescuers carry a man injured in the train crash in Hoboken, New Jersey , to a near hospital. "I heard the boom and seen people running". He answers questions about possible causes of the crash . Soon after the crash , the federal government required all rail lines in the country to adopt the Positive Train Control safety systems.

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Pelosi aide says deal with Speaker Ryan covers Flint aid

According to USA Today , the White House indicated that President Barack Obama supports the legislation and plans to sign it into law no later than Friday (30 September). Under the outline of the deal, reached Tuesday night by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Speaker Paul Ryan, the leadership agreed to add aid for Flint on a separate water projects bill, setting up the Wednesday vote on that package.

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Dakota Pipeline Protests: President Obama tells tribes 'you're making your voices heard'

At issue is the $3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline that Native American tribes, led by the Lakota Sioux, say will endanger tribal and public fresh water across an area that spans several states. North Dakota law generally bars corporations from owning agricultural land unless the property is controlled by a farm family. "This is a demonstration of what the world would be like without the law".

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Australian government wants slower switch to clean energy

MetService meteorologist Claire Flynn said the weather front will hit the West Coast tomorrow night, before moving eastwards over the rest of the country on Sunday, bringing rain to many areas. Insurers are also watching the impact of extreme weather passing across south-eastern Australia for its impact on properties, in particular in areas affected over the past week by flood and storm damage.

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Kerry: US on verge of ending Syria talks with Russian Federation

A senior State Department official sought to assure skeptical lawmakers that Russian Federation is at risk of becoming mired in Syria if the civil war rages on, a prospect that gives the United States an upper hand as it pressures Moscow to end attacks in the besieged city of Aleppo.

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Real-Time Fact Check: The 2016 Vice Presidential Debate

Their performances and stances are just as critical, given that they're just one step away from running the country if the worst (or a scandal) ever happened. The third presidential debate will take place on October 19, 2016 at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas, NV. Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld, Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson's running mate, and human rights scholar and activist Ajamu Baraka, who is on the Green Party ticket with presidential nominee Jill Stein, ...

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New Change to College FAFSA Applications

WKU students will see changes when they fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA ) for the upcoming school year. This service is available to all Northwest Indiana residents applying for college financial aid, including but not limited to, high school seniors, college undergraduates and graduate students.

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US Congress passes spending bill, avoiding shutdown

While the bill includes a full year of funding for military and veterans programs, the rest of the budget negotiations for the 2017 fiscal year will be pushed into the lame duck session of Congress - a timeframe that has drawn sharp criticism from conservative groups who fear year-end spending deals .

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Michelle Obama says America 'needs an adult' in White House

Michelle Obama offered a pointed critique of Donald Trump's temperament on Wednesday, arguing that "a president can't just pop off" when he or she is upset. And Hillary Clinton has it all. Michelle said a candidate is not going to suddenly change once they are in office - just the opposite, in fact. "Questions that can not be blamed on others or swept under the rug by an insincere sentence uttered at a press conference".

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Clinton Taps Sanders to Energize Young N.H. Voters

Johnston also said the enormous amount of money spent on the campaign - Clinton alone is expected to top $2 billion spent on her White House bid by Election Day - is another factor alienating young voters who want campaign finance reform.

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Charlotte police release radio recordings from fatal shooting

The police say they noticed Mr. Scott when he pulled up next to their unmarked squad vehicle that was at the location to serve a warrant on another person. They contend the footage falls within the definition of "reports of criminal investigations", which are exempt from the state's public records law. About two minutes worth of video has been released, including the shooting itself.


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