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Handshakes, Hebrew and humour as Peres laid to rest Jerusalem

The caricature portrays a shaking Peres being read an extended rap sheet of his "crimes" against humanity by the Grim Reaper against the fiery backdrop of hell. We've all experienced the feeling of sitting on the plane, waiting to go home, only to learn there's one straggler whose keeping us from taking off.

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Teen in critical condition after police shooting

The teen, who hasn't been named, is understood to have begun running away from the police but they followed. He is now being treated at the hospital, and is in critical condition, but is expected to survive. St. Louis Alderman Chris Carter, who said the incident speaks to the need for police body cameras, said, "People are just exhausted of the police shootings".

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Pasadena crowds protest the death of a man Tasered by police

He died at the scene, police said . Police said a fight ensued early Friday after the officers used a Taser on the man when he ignored their orders to drop the knife. Authorities have yet to identify the dead man, but relatives and neighbors said he was Reginald Thomas, a father of eight who was known to many as Junior.

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49ers' Colin Kaepernick on Time cover; coach calls shootings 'heinous'

Kaepernick has been joined by several other National Football League players, US soccer star Megan Rapinoe and scores of high school and college players who have picked up the cause. Staind frontman Aaron Lewis wants NFL's Colin Kaepernick to be fined for refusing to stand during national anthem. Per the poll and Rovell, Kaepernick's popularity among African-Americans is higher, as 42 percent of African-Americans say they like Kaepernick "a lot", while only 2 percent dislike him "a lot".

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Heightened earthquake alert issued for Southern California

Scientists say some of the cross-faults are positioned to potentially add stress to the San Andreas fault and the San Jacinto fault system when they rupture. A 2008 report from the U.S. Geological Survey said that an quake with a magnitude of 7.8 in Southern California would kill around 1,800 people, injure 50,000, and cause more than $200 billion in damages.

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Norman interception sets up Redskins touchdown, 31-20 lead

A 2-2 team that won't make too much - or too little - of having survived this game and this first quarter of the season. Kessler wasn't spectacular but managed to keep the ship afloat. The Browns also had a hard time stopping Matt Jones on the ground. I try to be better at it than he is. "But when the official tells you it's already been reviewed and it's their ball, there's nothing I can do".

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Clinton separates Trump from past GOP presidents

Under her plan, national and local leaders could call upon "reservists" to participate in "projects of all types-from natural disasters in places like Baton Rouge or emergency relief in places like Flint, MI to addressing the epidemic of addiction in placed like New Hampshire".

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Duterte apologises to Jews for comparing himself to Hitler

As Duterte continues courting some of Washington's biggest rivals, the ties between The Philippines and the United States is increasingly at risk. He said among the views that reached him from the presidential palace was that Duterte was using the prospect of closer relations with China and Russian Federation as "a bargaining chip" with the US.

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Authorities ID man killed by Los Angeles police

Witnesses told CBS Los Angeles the deceased man - believed to be Snell - was running with his hands up, and said he was telling officers he was unarmed, when police shot him about five times . Snell was the third black man to die in a confrontation with police in Southern California within the last five days. Olango was shot when he took a "shooting stance" and pointed at an officer with what turned out to be a 4-inch vape pen - an electronic cigarette device.

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Supreme Court To Hear Case That Could Settle Washington Redskins Naming Battle

An Oregon band's bid for the right to trademark their "offensive" name has reached the US Supreme Court. Reclaiming, meaning the seizure of an oppressive word by the target group as a means of empowerment, has always been respected, especially in regards to rap music and the use of the n-word.

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California blaze burns aggressively across steep terrain

The so-called Loma fire began September 26 in Santa Cruz County. "Granted, the fire did continue to burn". Hundreds of homes were evacuated after the Loma Fire broke out Monday amid a heat wave, and more residents were ordered to leave as the flames spread overnight.

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Rory McIlroy was beaten by Patrick Reed

Beaten in three consecutive Ryder Cups , America needed a Patrick Reed to lead the fightback: not a mouth on a stick, or a plastic patriot, but a young golfer who could thrive under the weight of responsibility. "He's a Rory fan and he was throwing people out that were ugly to Rory", Love said in a television interview. The recovery, though, did him little good, since Spieth chipped in from the fringe just behind the flag to take a 1-up lead.

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Mother of 18-year-old killed by LA police speaks

An autopsy is planned to determine the cause of death. Barry Montgomery said the officers initiated a stop of the vehicle under suspicion that it was stolen. The shooting was reported at about 1 p.m.in the area of 107th Street and Western Avenue and one person was killed, LAPD Officer Drake Madison said.

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Ugandan Refugee Killed By US Police 1 Minute After their Arrival

Protests of a police shooting in El Cajon , California turned violent late Thursday night, with groups of people throwing bottles and other objects at police and smashing vehicle windows. Olango's mother said the family came to the U.S.as refugees and she just wanted them to have a better, safer life. Scores of people gathered quietly around candles lining a curb in front of bloodstained pavement at the strip mall where Olango was shot.

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Missing boater's father speaks out

Over the weekend, Carman was found drifting on a life raft by a freighter about 100 nautical miles from Martha's Vineyard. FOX25 breaks down the court documents at 6 p.m. "When I saw the life raft , I did not see my mom", Carman said. Have you found her?' "I got to the life raft after I got my bearings and I was whistling and calling and looking around and I didn't see (my mom)", Carman told the Coast Guard .

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More Attempts to Hack State Election Systems Detected, FBI Director Warns

This was the third time Director Comey has appeared before Congress to answer these questions. "It's an odd way to look at the world, but it's how investigators look at the world", Comey added. " We are not weasels , we are honest people". Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas), a former judge, asked the Federal Bureau of Investigation director why Mills and Samuelson received immunity when investigators suspected they too had mishandled classified information via email.

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GfK poll: Voters more confident in Trump's health

And in Florida, Clinton leads Trump by 4 points , 46 percent to 42 percent, according to a Mason-Dixon poll. More than 27 percent of likely voters either prefer a minor candidate , were undecided, or said they would vote for the "none of these candidates" options.

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Fire Department prepares for annual open house

Conklin said they are sealed smoke detectors with 10-year batteries so people don't have to worry about changing the batteries. To find out how old your smoke alarm is and its expiration date, simply look on the back of the alarm where the date of manufacture is marked.

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Donald Trump did have audio problems during debate

Trump not only tried to invalidate Machado's claims by bringing up her sexuality, but also suggested Clinton helped Machado become a USA citizen "so she could use her in the debate ", though there is no evidence to support that. The GOP nominee then proceeded to blast Machado, who had accused him of shaming her about her weight and using sexist and racist names against her.

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Wells Fargo fined $24 mln over servicemember loans

Waters and Congressman Al Green (D-Texas), Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, requested this hearing to investigate these harmful practices. Capuano asked Stumpf why he should be treated differently than those who went to jail for robbing his banks. It's the second time in two weeks John Stumpf has had to appear before lawmakers.

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Europe takes early lead while McIlroy, Reed exchange shots at Ryder Cup

Speaking to Golf Digest years after the Brookline comeback but before his Medinah captaincy, Love said the art of constructing a lineup to finish off the matches with your ideal closer is, well, not easy. The last one went to Moore, who was added to the team only last Sunday. Smiles were in short supply at the end of Westwood and Willett's defeat by Holmes and Moore.

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Half of Trump backers don't trust vote count

Hillary Clinton has the edge among people who aren't planning to vote in November's election, according to a new Bloomberg Politics national poll . Still, among people overall, only 4 in 10 have a lot of confidence in votes being counted accurately, though an additional 3 in 10 say they're at least moderately confident.

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Massive Earthquake Risked on San Andreas, Southern California

We made it just three months since the last big, scary threat about the San Andreas fault made headlines before warnings about possible big earthquakes spread across California again. Seismologists are seriously concerned that the region, which lies on the San Andreas fault, might soon suffer a devastating major quake. Since Tuesday, the frequency of quakes in the cluster has dropped rapidly, lowering the probability of triggering other quake activity.

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Blue Jays clinch playoff berth, beat Red Sox 2-1

And despite the rain for Saturday evening's game, fans were just happy to be there. "We needed it. We need every game", Blue Jays starter Marco Estrada said. Hanley Ramirez finally broke the trend with a solo shot in the seventh. The play was reviewed but his homer stood, giving him 30 long balls on the season.

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At least 1 killed in officer-involved shooting in South Los Angeles

Police state that Carnell Snell Jr., age 18, was spotted by police in a auto with paper license tags yesterday. The fatal shooting of a black man armed with a knife by Pasadena, California, police on Friday led to two mostly peaceful protests.

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Feds Providing $50 Mil. for Calif. Charter School Start-Ups

This is Paterson's sixth charter school in a district where advocates and school board members have expressed grave concerns over the siphoning of funds from the district budget to charter schools. Eight charter schools opened a year ago, including three in Tacoma: Summit Olympus High School, Destiny Middle School and SOAR Academy. If the state is going to have charter schools , we need to make sure they are given the resources they need to keep providing high-quality education to their ...

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Why North Korea's latest nuclear test has experts especially worried

The B-1s were escorted by fighter jets from South Korea's air force. "We have done wishful thinking that North Korea would collapse, and this has shaped our negotiations with them", said Chung-in Moon, distinguished professor emeritus at Yonsei University and former South Korean ambassador for global security affairs.

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Blue Jays' Sanchez loses no-hitter on disputed homer

Sunday's games: The Giants play the Dodgers while the Cardinals take on the Pirates. That depended on how the Blue Jays and Tigers fared Sunday - and perhaps in additional games over the next couple of days if the season needs to be extended to sort it all out.

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Shareholders of SAB Miller approve merger with AB Inbev

The new combined company will control one third of the global beer market, the Associated Press reported. "If the deal goes through, the firm can look forward to laying claim to nearly half of the industry's profits", he added. SAB shareholders overwhelmingly approved the 79 billion pound ($102.8 billion) takeover on Wednesday. As part of the merger, AB-InBev will retain its name.

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VP nominee Pence returns home to boost to GOP candidates

Facebook, YouTube and Twitter will also live-stream the debate. Unlike Clinton and Trump, Kaine and Pence are relative unknowns. . Format: The debate is divided into nine, 10-minute segments. The meeting of Pence, a Republican, and Kaine, a Democrat, two pensive and little-known nominees, might be the least anticipated vice-presidential debate in 40 years.

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Regional gas spike tied to AL pipeline

The Columbia area saw prices rise about six cents since Monday. Colonial Pipeline said supply disruptions would be felt first in Georgia , Alabama , Tennessee, North Carolina and SC. The spill threatened fuel supplies in at least five states: Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee and the Carolinas. Since that happened at the end of last week, gas prices have spiked throughout the Southeast, and many stations in states like Georgia and the Carolinas have entirely run empty.

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The top 'Pryor'-ity, making the case for Browns' pro-bowl choice

Following four straight scoring drives from the Browns , Washington responded with a 91-yard touchdown drive that running back Chris Thompson capped off with a five-yard touchdown catch from Cousins with 10:39 to play in the fourth quarter.

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NY bombing suspect's notebook suggests Rahami was inspired by terror groups

That second video, they said, showed him pulling a suitcase and then a short time later walking without it. The FBI released a photo Wednesday of the two people who might have handled the pressure-cooker bomb believed to have been planted by Ahmad Kahn Rahami on West 27th Street between 6th and 7th Avenues in Chelsea.

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Fore! South Korea golf course may get anti-missile battery

North Korea's ally China has previously voiced anger at their use. North Korea has not yet commented on the latest news on the THAAD program; its response is likely to be consistent with previous statements. The last time a defector used the DMZ was a soldier who defected a year ago in June. South Korea said earlier this month that its neighbour would be "reduced to ashes" if it showed signs of launching an attack.

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Buxton hits inside-the-park HR on the first pitch

Tyler Duffey (9-12) gave up five runs in two-plus innings to ensure Minnesota won't have a 10-game victor in their miserable season. The Twins, who got an RBI single from Jorge Polanco and a run-scoring sacrifice fly from Miguel Sano in the sixth inning - lost their franchise-worst 103rd game of the season with the loss.


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