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Clinton Leads Trump by 5 Points Nationally — Reuters Poll

Clinton has taken a 7-point lead against Trump in MI, with 42 percent of the vote to his 35 percent, according to a Detroit News/WDIV poll. On the left, Republican presidential nomineee Donald Trump makes a point; on the right, Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton answers a question.

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Hillary calls on Sanders to mobilize first time voters

Hillary Clinton was apparently looking for ways to appeal to Bernie Sanders supporters during a contentious Democratic primary campaign, according to leaked audio revealed this week . The cooler she is to young people, the more they tend to buy her campaign hats and t-shirts. Lillie Catlin, Clinton campaign's North Carolina Youth Director, told us that - not surprisingly - a big part of their efforts rely on social media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat - any and all tools ...

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Obama opens new African American Museum

Howard-John Wesley, pastor of Alfred Street Baptist Church in Alexandria, Virginia, whose members donated $1 million to the museum. It presents approximately 34,000 exhibits. "What we have to do is use our history to propel us to make even more progress in the future", Obama said in an ABC interview from the museum. "It's wonderful to get this opened by the end of Obama's eight years", Jones said, adding that he is "proud that he's still president during the opening - it's really profound".

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Federal Bureau of Investigation reports more attempts to hack voter registration system

The FBI director is telling states to make sure they are on top of their voter registration systems, saying would-be hackers are "poking around". At that time, a Russian hacker probed a voter registration database in Arizona, and another unidentified operative gained entry to the IL system.

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Philippine President Rejects Hitler Comparison

In a speech Friday in his hometown of Davao City, Duterte said, "Hitler massacred 3 million Jews". Now there are three million drug addicts (in the Philippines). He repeated US calls for Philippine authorities to investigate any credible reports of extrajudicial killings. Two days before the Philippines election, outgoing President Benigno Aquino had warned that Duterte's rising popularity was akin to that of Hitler in the 1920s and 1930s.

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Charlotte Police Agree to Release Shooting Video

While police officials have said the video supports officers' account, lawyers for Scott's family - who were allowed to see the video - have said it shows the man complying with officers' demands and taking a step away from them when he was shot.

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NC university students shot, killed at party

Greensboro police say 19-year-old Alisia Dieudonne and 21-year-old Amhad Campbell were at a large party in the 900 block of Circle Drive when people started fighting, then someone started shooting. More than 11,000 students are enrolled at North Carolina A&T State University for the current academic year. The school's Office of Counseling Services will be open from 2 p.m.to 5 p.m.

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Michelle Obama appears in a Hillary TV ad

But there was no question that she was warning voters that candidate Trump would be the same as President Trump . "Because here's the truth: Either Hillary Clinton or her opponent ill be elected president this year". "I know Hillary, I've seen her work", he said. She fought for children's health care as First Lady and for quality childcare as a Senator. "On the other hand, Mr.

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Trump says he has a 'very good' marital history

Thousands of MI voters roared with approval as Donald Trump lashed out at an economic system he said was rigged against everyday Americans. Trump was beginning to realize he messed up. Clinton, who mentioned Machado in the Monday debate , has blasted Trump's history of abusive remarks that included humiliating the ex-beauty queen over her weight gain and Latina origins, nicknaming her "Miss Piggy" and "Miss Housekeeping".

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El Cajon officer involved in deadly shooting was demoted after sex complaint

Protesters gather at the El Cajon Police Department headquarters to protest the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man on Tuesday by officers in El Cajon , California, U.S. Asked whether there was any indication the man was under the influence of anything, he said, "Not that I'm aware of, no". After the shooting, police made available a still image lifted from cell phone video that showed Olango holding an object as two officers trained their weapons on him.

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Supreme Court to Decide Disparaging Trademark Case That Could Affect Washington Redskins

The case before the justices, which they will hear sometime in the upcoming term beginning in October, concerns the Portland-based Asian-American rock band called the Slants . According to the government, the sole effect of the law is that various benefits of federal registration would not be available for disparaging marks.

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Roy Moore Calling His Second Ouster "Politically Motivated"

Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore speaks to the congregation of Kimberly Church of God on June 28, 2015, in Kimberley, Ala. There is a temporary Chief Justice and not a replacement because Moore was suspended and not removed from office.

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Trump goes on offensive against former beauty queen, Clinton calls him "unhinged"

His allies have implored him to stick to attacks on Clinton over her family foundation, her emails or her long history as a political insider, critiques that fall further out of view whenever Trump sparks a new controversy. It also risks calling further attention to the thrice-marriedTrump's own history with women. He married his current wife, Melania, in 2005. Donald Trump sees#Hillary Clinton as weak in lacking the stamina and look of being the American President during last Monday's ...

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Nick Saban: Backup QB Blake Barnett has left program, school

If Kentucky is to try and keep this close, however, my advice is to continue to do what worked against SC: feed the ball to Benny Snell and Boom Williams. Since the 45-7 loss to the Gators, the Wildcats (2-2, 1-1 Southeastern Conference) have won two straight, including a 17-10 victory over SC last week.

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Man who pleaded guilty 'protected' by Christie

Bill Baroni, 44, and Bridget Anne Kelly, 44, are accused of creating gridlock in Fort Lee over five mornings in September 2013 by closing two out of three access lanes to the George Washington Bridge. The list included a rundown of favors, including steel from the World Trade Center and seats at sporting events in the governor's box. Earlier, another witness for the prosecution, Fort Lee's mayor Mark Sokolich admitted that he too had lied.

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First Thai babies diagnosed with Zika-linked microcephaly

On Friday, officials reported two cases of Zika-linked microcephaly in Thailand, the first confirmed cases of the birth defect in Southeast Asia. Thailand just reported two cases of newborns with Zika-related microcephaly, the first time the birth defect has been linked to the virus in Southeast Asia.

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14-year-old boy charged in South Carolina school shooting

Jacob died about 1 p.m. Saturday, and an autopsy will be done Sunday, Anderson County Coroner Greg Shore said. Jacob had been fighting for his life after he was critically wounded in a shooting Wednesday at Townville Elementary School. The teen allegedly drove a Dodge Ram onto school property and jumped a fence to access the playground, according to CNN affiliate WHNS-TV. The family says the child sustained a major brain injury due to the amount of blood he lost after being shot in the ...

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Michelle Obama Praises Hillary Clinton in New Ad

Donald Trump has no such experience and has shown himself to be a bigot and xenophobe. "The presidency doesn't change who you are, it reveals who you are". The first lady made similar remarks at a Clinton rally earlier this month. "[He is] not somebody I want in the Oval Office that my daughters are listening to and that sons are listening to", Obama said.

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Donald Trump's debate microphone really was defective, after all

The images, posted this week to a newspaper's website, are grainy and does not include nudity. The Republican nominee also once again went after Clinton for her health, going so far as to physically mock her for a video that appeared to show Clinton stumbling to her vehicle leaving a 9/11 memorial service in downtown Manhattan last month.

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Wells Fargo CEO grilled by senate committee over opening fake accounts

Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., told Stumpf that he would be engaging in "malpractice" if the bank doesn't "claw back" money that it paid to executives during the period that the illegal accounts were being opened. The company has come under fire for providing incentives to retail bankers to "cross-sell" products to its customers, which critics say encouraged employees to open accounts without permission to meet aggressive internal targets.

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Family, friends attend Jose Fernandez's private funeral Mass

The Miami Marlins have scheduled a public memorial service for pitcher Jose Fernandez , who was killed in a weekend boat crash along with two friends. Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria, manager Don Mattingly, hitting coach Barry Bonds and the players including Marcel Ozuna and Giancarlo Stanton wore white T-shirts emblazoned with Fernandez's image and the letters "RIP" as they slowly walked the hearse away from Marlins Park in Miami's Little Havana neighborhood on Wednesday.

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Black man dies in struggle with California police after calling for help

Shaney Lindsey, middle, covered with a sporting towel, as she waits outside the entrance of Orange Grove Gardens where her husband died in Pasadena, Calif., early Friday morning, September 30, 2016. Lindsay said it was not Thomas" first run-in with the police, and added: "He was a good father, and they didn't have to kill him. Police did not reveal the man's name but family identified him as Reginald Thomas, a father of eight.

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Congress Sprints Toward Recess as Leaders Reach Spending Deal

A bill signed by Obama in July extended the programs until September 2017 but left some major issues unresolved. Sen. Bill Nelson , aware of a looming potentially divisive House vote later in the day or this week, greeted the Senate's 72-26 vote with guarded optimism.

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Powerful Hurricane Matthew stalls but holds Jamaica, Cuba in its sights

Swells generated by Matthew are expected to affect portions of the coasts of Puerto Rico, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Venezuela, Colombia, eastern Cuba, and the Caribbean coastline of Central America during the next few days.

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Fourth night of protests of police shooting

Th. As two police officers close in on Alfred Olango his sister Lisa Peterson, who is standing nearby, shouts: "Officer don't shoot him!" Speaking at an afternoon news conference, Davis said the department rushed to release the videos - one surveillance tape from a taco shop, the other from a witness cellphone at almost the same position - in part to stem the violence.

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Kaine, Pence prepare for undercard debate

Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley: 5:30 p.m. 12208 Victory Blvd., North Hollywood. "It is one of the relatively rare times that a vice presidential debate has truly elevated someone to such a high level". Trump, it's hard to find normal politicians interesting anymore. The dust-up in the 1984 vice presidential debate between Republican George H.W. Bush and Democrat Geraldine Ferraro is a classic example of "manslaining".

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French police, migrants clash near Calais camp

The media also reported that an AFP photographer was wounded by a stone hurled by a protester. The controversial protest was organised despite Calais Prefect Fabienne Buccio placing a blanket ban on all public gatherings concerning migrants, which was initially created to protect the town from far-right and neo-Nazi protests.

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Johnson: I'm having an Aleppo moment

Johnson talked about those problems in the WLS interview, saying "You know we're human in this process and that was my problem, two days later I'm still thinking of a world leader right now that I do look up to". Johnson said his high school nickname was "Jaguar Johnson ". Earlier however, a gentleman wearing a Trump-Pence 2016 shirt appeared in view of the camera yelling "vote Trump 2016", which caused Johnson to stop mid-thought and give a hearty chuckle.

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Trump wonders if Clinton is 'crazy,' loyal to her husband or healthy

She said "a man who can be provoked by a tweet should not have the nuclear codes". On Saturday, Hillary Clinton unleashed a pre-dawn tweetstorm in response to Donald Trump's now-infamous early-morning tweets the previous day. Clinton campaign spokesman Nick Merrill jumped at the chance to accuse Trump of hypocrisy. Bill Clinton's role in a Hillary Clinton's White House has been one of many open questions about what it would mean to have the first woman president in the United States' ...

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Tennessee's Jalen Hurd fumbles before scoring TD

Tennessee is ranked number eleven in the nation and is coming off a victory over the conference rival Florida Gators by a 38-28 final score to climb to ideal 4-0 record for the season. "We won the game". But Dobbs, who had 26 yards on 11 carries, scrambled and tucked the ball after not being able to find a receiver for the 4-yard touchdown run with 12 seconds left in the half.

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Clinton's spectacular debate win

Monday's debate was the most watched presidential debate in U.S. history, with an estimated 84 million people tuning in for the 90-minute exchange. President Obama has nominated Judge Merrick Garland but Republican lawmakers have refused to schedule a vote - or even a hearing - to confirm him.

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Arkansas, Allen make quick work of Alcorn State in 52-10 win

BRAVE OUTLOOK: Alcorn State has been consistently one of the top FCS schools in the country over the last three years, during which time the school has gone 28-10 and won back-to-back Southwestern Athletic Conference championships. Alcorn State had first-and-goal on the Arkansas one-yard line right before halftime, but Arkansas recovered a fumble to maintain the 17-point lead.

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Hurts, No. 1 Alabama rout Kentucky 34-6 after rough week

However, the Wildcats would have to settle for a 45 yard field goal from Alabama native, Austin MacGinnins. Alabama 17, United Kingdom 3 (6:56 2Q): United Kingdom moved into Alabama territory but - again - killed the drive with a turnover on third down.

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Clinton in a landslide _ in endorsements: Does it matter?

They cheered louder when he declared that Hillary Clinton was to blame. His speech Friday night in MI was the latest example of Trump's sharpened focus on the economy and on Hillary Clinton's shortcomings. "Not only that, but her attitude, and we had a real problem with her ". Giuliani said Bill Clinton "disgraced this country with what he did in the Oval Office".

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Wisconsin vs Michigan: Highlights, score and recap by Connor Muldowney

The normal pairing of Hornibrook to Peavy looked a little lackluster with several missed catches between the two. Second chances are hard to come by, unless you've got a defense like Michigan's. Speight went 20 of 32 passing for 219 yards, a touchdown and an interception for Michigan .Hornibrook went 9 of 25 for 88 yards, a touchdown and three interceptions for Wisconsin .


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