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Clinton Meets With Charlotte Leaders in Wake of Scott Shooting

Hillary Clinton told the congregation of a predominantly African-American church in North Carolina on Sunday that because her grandchildren are white, "they won't face the kind of fear" in encounters with law enforcement as African-American children.

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Police Release #AlfredOlango Videos, Sister Heard Shrieking, 'Don't Shoot Him!'

Police said they responded to a report of a mentally unstable man walking in traffic. Branch and other black leaders in the area had urged the release of the video footage after authorities initially released only a single still image earlier in the week they said showed Olango in a " shooting stance " during the confrontation with officers.

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Trump goes all-in on Clinton -- Bill Clinton

Trump jetted into Florida to woo Hispanic voters, who polls show overwhelmingly prefer Clinton, attend two fundraisers in a bid to play catchup with his opponent's vast war chest and lead a large rally. Among those who are expected to take part in the November 8 general election, 34 percent said they felt that the debate changed their view of Clinton in a positive way, compared with 19 percent who said the same of Trump.

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Jamaica prepares for Hurricane Matthew

But by late Sunday or Monday, the unsafe storm should be approaching Jamaica, Haiti and eastern Cuba. In Haiti, civil protection officials broadcast warnings of the coming storm surge and big waves, saying the country would be "highly threatened" from the approaching system, which is expected to start affecting Haiti and Jamaica on Sunday night.

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LAPD finds handgun at scene of fatal shooting

His mother, Monique Snell, told reporters as she wept that her son was shot five times . Los Angeles was witness to yet another act of police brutality this weekend in the tragic death of black teenager Carnell Snell Jr. The vehicle stopped near 106th Street and Western, and two passengers got out of the auto and ran in different directions, police said. Relatives of the dead man in Los Angeles identified him as 18-year-old Carnell Snell Jr., and they told the Los Angeles Times he ...

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Fatal police shooting in Los Angeles sparks small protest

Cops attempted to pull over the suspected stolen auto with paper plates, but it tore off. When the vehicle didn't stop, officers tailed the auto, reporting it as a possible stolen vehicle, authorities said. Some yelled at a line of officers in riot gear, according to the Los Angeles Times. On the south Los Angeles shooting on Saturday, a spokesperson for the police department told The Washington Post on Sunday that no further details will be released because of the pending investigation.

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Sunday expected to be partly sunny, warm

A second round of showers arrives in the mountains tonight bringing scattered storms with some snow for the mountain peaks. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. Highs in Tuesday will be in the mid 60s with partly cloudy skies. It is possible to have a wintry mix in lower elevations Wednesday evening through Thursday morning.

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India, Pakistan border firing escalates rift as UN offers mediation

In a United Nations statement, Ban said he was concerned about recent developments between the longtime rivals urging both states to take steps to de-escalate tensions and "exercise maximum restraint". Among those who travelled to witness the ceremony Saturday was 70-year-old Mohammad Ahsan, who said he came from southern port city of Karachi . Lodhi accused India of creating "conditions that pose a threat to regional and worldwide peace and security".

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Anger in Uganda at US Police Killing of Alfred Olango

The footage shows two officers confronting Alfred Olango before one of them shoots him dead him in a vehicle park the suburb of El Cajon. 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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Wells Fargo CEO Goes Back to Washington for Another Public Flogging

Rep. Gregory Meeks of NY grills Wells Fargo CEO on why employees lost their jobs while he continues to keep his job despite fines. Carrie Tolstedt, who headed the company's community banking division and announced her retirement in July, also is forfeiting about $19 million in stock awards and any bonus she would have received in 2016.

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Vote in Hungary highlights snags in migrant relocation plan

The campaign has cost millions, which critics said is a lot considering how few asylum seekers Hungary would be obliged to accept. "I think if turnout is around 40 per cent, that is a fiasco for Viktor Orban and the government in worldwide terms", said Attila Juhasz, an analyst at think tank Political Capital.

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Shooting, chase on I-71 in Ohio end with suspect dead

Sunday at the scene of a crash and standoff that occurred near the OH 39 exit off Interstate 71. The victim was then transported to Grant Medical Center in an unknown condition. Authorities say there is no other information to release at this time. Check back for details on this developing story. This article will be updated with new information as it becomes available.

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Trump mocks Clinton's health at rally

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Hillary Clinton has pulled ahead of presidential rival Donald Trump in a new national poll out Friday (Saturday in Manila), just days after her strong showing in the first televised debate. Peter T. King (R-N.Y.) said. "Honestly? Because they don't make movies like they used to - is that right?" "At best, he is a distraction for these candidates - and at worst, he's a huge drag on the ticket".

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Last second pass crushes Bulldogs in 34-31 loss

Pinned deep in their own territory, Eason fumbled in the end zone and Corey Vereen recovered the ball to give the Vols a 28-24 advantage. Brick by brick, Tennessee clawed its way to victory in front of a raucous Georgia crowd that watched its team literally run all over Tennessee's defense for most of the afternoon, only to watch all glimmer of hope fade when a bone-rattling sack/fumble/touchdown initiated by star defensive end Derek Barnett gave the Vols a 28-24 lead with 2:56 remaining.

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There Were 'Issues' With Donald Trump's Microphone: Debate Organizers

Donald Trump declared Saturday that he won Monday's debate with Hillary Clinton - "if you decide without watching the totally one-sided "spin" that followed" - and questioned why debate organizers did not fix his microphone now that they acknowledged problems with it during the contest.

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Russian Federation accuses USA of sparing 'jihadists' in Syria

Rebels say Syrian troops backed by fresh reinforcements from Iranian-backed militias were struggling to make any gains in a ground offensive in a key frontline in the old city. The battle for Aleppo has sparked some of the most brutal violence since the March 2011 beginning of Syria's conflict, which has killed more than 300,000 people and displaced over half the population.

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Donald Trump Leads Hillary Clinton in Swing-State North Carolina

The visual alone will be striking as the candidates step behind their podiums at Hofstra University in suburban NY. Trump has been branded as a phony by hard-line conservatives, Cruz among them, who see him more as a political opportunist than a true Republican.

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Hurricane Matthew: Evacuations begin as storm heads towards Haiti and Jamaica

A tropical storm warning is in effect for the Dominican Republic, from Barahona on the southern coast, westward to the the country's border with Haiti. Many continued to prepare for the worst, buying up supplies and battening down windows and doors. Damage appeared minimal despite flooding in towns along Colombia's La Guajira peninsula.

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Texas Won't Fire Charlie Strong During 2016 Season

And that means Strong can't afford too many more losses like the one on Saturday afternoon against Oklahoma State in Stillwater. Making matters worse, the Longhorns had three extra points blocked in the first half, including one returned for two points after Cowboys DT Vincent Taylor pitched the ball to Tre Flowers on the return.

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Giuliani: False claims about Clinton's marriage are 'fair game'

Trump's comments should be taken as sarcasm, Giuliani said. The former mayor and top Trump surrogate said the unsubstantiated charge is "fair game". "What I meant was, after the long, long history of Bill Clinton , Gennifer Flowers, Juanita Broaddrick, I don't know, 27 people making claims against him, including a settlement with one of them where it was obviously true, when she first heard about Monica Lewinksy, to pretend for five or six months that it was false", he said.

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Donald Trump ready to drag Bill Clinton sex scandals into United States campaign

A Mason-Dixon Polling & Research poll of Florida voters released Friday shows a slight lead for Hillary Clinton. Looking ahead to the next debate, Trump said he's going to start preparing as early as this weekend. And Trump for the first time publicly suggested that Clinton might not be faithful to her husband, former president Bill Clinton. Trump told the Times he was "absolutely disgusted" that Clinton enlisted the help of Machado for her campaign and that Clinton, who has ...

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Troopers are investigating a trolley crash south of Dewey Beach

A 2005 Ford Econo Van was pulling the trolley when, for an undetermined reason, the trolley started to sway and overturned, police said. Police say the van stopped immediately and bystanders helped pull passengers out of the trolley. The driver of the van was uninjured. SR1 southbound was closed for approximately two hours while the crash was investigated and cleared. Authorities say the crash happened on Saturday around 4:41 P.M on Coastal Highway southbound, just south of Dewey Beach.

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A sign of hope as Abbas meets Netanyahu

All three would win the Nobel Prize in 1994, but peace would not come as easily as Peres had hoped. Despite years of setbacks, he remained Israel's most outspoken advocate for peace until his death. It is not the first time Obama has compared himself to great leaders of history. Abbas faced a much tougher reception with his own people. Obama also paid tribute to Peres, claiming: " He insisted that as human beings Palestinians must be seen as equal in dignity to Jews and must therefore ...

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Russell Wilson Says There's "No Doubt" He'll Play vs. Jets

Through three games, the New York Jets have just one win. Now, facing another elite tight end in Jimmy Graham , who posted 100 yards last week, the Jets will surely take a different approach. 12) in forcing 3 and outs. Still, there is a real possibility that Boykin will get significant playing time against the Jets . Both injuries and wearing a brace will prevent Wilson from having full mobility, which will restrict one of his most valuable assets, escapability.

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Like election claim, Trump now says debate was 'rigged'

Trump is buoyed by strong support among men and white voters. Critics say that stubborn refusal to back down is born of a thin skin and overwhelming pride - and it gets him into political trouble again and again. After the debate, in which Trump gave a widely panned performance, the Republican had complained that his microphone wasn't functioning properly. Shaming Machado over intimate details from her past could be particularly risky as Trump tries to win over more female voters, many of ...

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Keith Scott Was Sold Stolen Gun

The information, contrary to what relatives had previously said, emerged as officials continue to investigate the police killing of 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott next to his vehicle in Charlotte earlier in September (2016). A lawyer for the family says Scott's past doesn't matter for purposes of determining what happened in the police shooting. "He was an American citizen who deserved better", he said.

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Teen Charged With Attempted Murder in SC School Shooting

During the Wednesday shooting, another 6-year-old student and first-grade teacher Meghan Hollingsworth were also wounded. "Jacob was a tremendous fighter but was unable to overcome the catastrophic blood loss and resulting cardiopulmonary arrest caused when the bullet hit his femoral artery", said Dr.

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It turns out Donald Trump did have audio issues at the debate

He said Clinton was "duped" by the beauty contestant, referring to Clinton's use of Machado during the first presidential debate to criticize Trump's treatment of women. Trump was terribly rude, interrupting Clinton while it was her turn to talk, and running roughshod over moderator Lester Holt, going way over on time after Holt said to stop.

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Attorney: Gorilla-masked student didn't intimidate activists

He is expected to make his next court appearance on November 9. Rettke's lawyer, Patrick Denton, issued a statement to the Johnson City Press that said while his client was "deeply regretful", but that "he did not intimidate or attempt to intimidate anyone during the incident".

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No evidence of paying tax in Trump's records

Robby Mook tells NBC's " Meet the Press " that voters clamoring for change are realizing that Trump isn't the solution. But the IRS would probably look very closely at a scale of losses which would allow a super rich person like Trump to avoid having any taxable income for decades.

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U.S. Supreme Court to Review "Disparaging" Trademarks

The Washington football team had tried to intervene in the case , but the court did not mention the team in the order that grants review of the Slants case. The justices did not act on the team's appeal on Thursday. In accepting the NY case, the high court deferred action on similar cases in Florida and Texas .

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Trump could have avoided paying any taxes for decades

While it's unlikely that anybody really believes Donald Trump paid any taxes that he didn't have to pay, it is completely unknown how much the presidential candidate paid in taxes in the years since 1995 since he still refuses to disclose any information about how much he has made in income or paid in taxes.

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Governor to approve state-run retirement for private workers

It requires businesses and governments to post non-gender-specific signs on single-occupant restrooms by March 1, 2017. California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law on Thursday (29 September) a bill that will make single-user restrooms accessible with all genders.

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Debate commission reveals Trump had audio 'issues'

First, Trump is on record as supporting the war in Iraq, yet insisted that he did not support it. That was it, the statement didn't elaborate on the "issue" that caused all the sounds coming from Donald Trump to be amplified to the point he sounded as if he was giving a rendition of Darth Vader .

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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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