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Eye of monster storm makes landfall in Haiti

Montreal's Haitian community is anxiously watching as Hurricane Matthew pounds the southwestern coast of the Caribbean island. The most current updates from the National Hurricane Center show Hurricane Matthew potentially making it's way up the East Coast starting on Friday, Oct.

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Knabb: Storm to have devastating impact in Haiti

The so-called "cone of uncertainty" now covers almost the entire eastern seaboard - from northern Florida to southern New Hampshire. McCrory said the declaration will help farmers clear their fields of crops already impacted by heavy rain over the last two weeks.

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Pence hopes to steady Trump campaign in VP debate

Then it's back on the campaign trail with just a month until Election Day. Is there anything in either candidate's past that comes up in an unexpected way Tuesday night? How voters feel about the appropriateness of those topics seems connected to their choice of candidate: Only about half of Trump voters say personal finances are an appropriate topic (49 percent), well below the almost three-quarters of Clinton backers who say the same (72 percent).

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Sacramento Police Tried to Run Over Joseph Mann Before Shooting Him

Go for it", his partner responds, his voice recorded on the Sacramento police cruiser's dash cam. On July 11, Sacramento Police shot Mann 14 times while he was against a fence, because they believed the man posed an imminent threat to them.

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Trump Stumbles Over Name of African American History Museum at Virginia Rally

In ringing the bell, the president was accompanied by first lady Michelle Obama . President Barack Obama speaks during the opening ceremony of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall in Washington on Saturday.

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WikiLeaks' Julian Assange promises leaks on U.S. election, Google

Due to this amongst other reasons, Assange has had to be careful on how he runs WikiLeaks, as in addition to this, Assange has also been charged with rape in Sweden, which is an accusation that he has avoided being questioned for by the Sweden authority.

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Pakistan, India try to defuse tensions amid Kashmir clashes

India relocated more than 10,000 people from around the disputed border area of Kashmir as tensions with Pakistan continue to escalate. "The prime minister had indicated quite clearly that till the issue of Kashmir [is] resolved, tensions across the border would remain", Mr Aziz said .

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Russian Federation deploys missile system to Syria

FILE - The United Nations Security Council holds a high level meeting on Syria at the United Nations in Manhattan, New York, U.S., September 25, 2016. President Barack Obama had overruled Pentagon objections to such cooperation and Secretary of State John Kerry made the offer. Despite the decisions on both sides, officials said the USA and Russian Federation will continue to work together to "de-conflict" Syrian airspace.

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Trump resists pressure to show taxes after Times story

As the Republican nominee tries to recover from one of his toughest stretches, few prominent GOP leaders - other than those who advise him or are on his payroll - seem willing to launch a full-throated rescue effort. The Times said it received the three pages of the tax returns via mail from an anonymous source, with a return address on the envelope as Trump Tower in NY, the real estate tycoon's headquarters.

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Bernie Sanders to visit Michigan Thursday for Clinton

And I have news for Hillary Clinton and everybody who supports her. "So this is a typical strategy that they use... but guess what, this generation has figured it out, and the only unfortunate thing is for her, when election time comes, they'll be staying in the basement and sitting that one out".

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Assange promises Wikileaks revelations as USA election approaches

CNET reports Assange promised to release new publications "every week for the next 10 weeks" related to Google, military operations, arms trading and mass surveillance. "There's been a lot of misquoting of man and WikiLeaks publication", he said. Mr. Assange, 45, delivered the remarks to attendees at an anniversary event in Berlin by way of a video-feed broadcast from his residence inside the Ecuadorean Embassy in London.

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The Jets Are Leaning on Brandon Marshall-and It Isn't Working

Two, Carroll is bullish about the passing game with Russell Wilson , who has thrown 30 touchdowns and three interceptions in his past 12 regular-season games dating back to previous year. We don't have any elite receivers. Prosise, nose tackle Jarran Reed and even tight end Jimmy Graham could use the recovery time as well. Wilson was sharp and efficient despite playing with a sprained knee, throwing three touchdown passes against the Jets.

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Man pleads guilty to murder in Toronto-born professor's death

Months ago, Police had already arrested two men and charged them with Markel's murder . Investigators believe the men turned their phones off before 10 a.m. Garcia was arrested in May and Rivera was arrested in June in connection with Markel's slaying. Garcia is the father of her two children, the affidavit said.

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Woman who opted for RV trip over cancer treatment dies at 91

After learning that she had cancer, Norma Jean Bauerschmidt of MI decided against treatment and instead set out on a cross-country TV trip with her son and daughter-in-law. The Michigan woman made headlines when she set out on the ultimate road trip . They travelled from place to place staying for days or even a month depending on how they felt.

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Illinois suspends $30B in Wells Fargo activity; bank 'sorry'

The suit says Kuter was "routinely harassed" and "denied promotions" because she refused to pen fraudulent accounts. Around 10,000 small business accounts were affected by improper Wells practices, people familiar with the matter said. The bank also issued an apology after California made its announcement on Wednesday. Langan, the Wells spokeswoman, said the bank discontinued those packages in April 2015.

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Hillary Clinton taunts Donald Trump in Ohio

It's just another way the system has been rigged - by rich people who buy off politicians to alter tax, bankruptcy, and other laws and regulations to their advantage, just like Donald Trump has done. He acknowledged business failures as well as successes but declared, "I'm still here". The former NY U.S. senator pivoted from a critique of her opponent to talking in generalities about her economic plan, which she said would be focused on cracking down on corporations that leave the country ...

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U.S. probing possible worker abuse by Wells Fargo

A leading Republican lawmaker in Congress on Tuesday said Wells Fargo would be right to recover pay from executives involved in a scandal in which up to 2 million accounts and credit cards were set up without customers' consent. Like most USA companies, Wells Fargo's broadest recoupment options are reserved for situations where it must "restate all or a significant portion of its financial statements ", according to the proxy filing.

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Deadline nearing to register to vote in general election

The South Carolina deadline for registration to vote in November is October 8. The non partisan group is not telling people who to vote for at the ballot box, but they do want to make sure you're prepared ahead of time to make sure your vote counts.

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Matthew tracks further west toward the Lowcountry — FIRST ALERT WEATHER

This is Haiti's strongest hurricane in almost a decade, and after a long reprieve, local officials are concerned that residents have become complacent about hurricane preparation. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said a tropical storm watch or hurricane watch is likely for parts of Florida later Tuesday. Knabb said the storm was about to emerge back over water but, there would still be heavy rainfall that would likely cause flash floods and mudslides, along with strong ...

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Clinton seeks support from women in suburban Philadelphia

In Ohio on Monday, the Democratic presidential nominee pushed back on Trump's argument that he "brilliantly" used tax laws to his advantage. "The unfairness of the tax laws is unbelievable, it's something I've been talking about for a long time , despite frankly being a big beneficiary of the laws", Efe news quoted Trump as saying on Monday.

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Hurricane Matthew pounds southwest Haiti, heads north

The National Hurricane Center in Miami says the storm now poses no threat to land. "We are anxious about the slow pace of Hurricane Matthew , which will expose Haiti to much more rain , and the country is particularly vulnerable to flooding", said Ronald Semelfort, director of Haiti's national meteorology center.

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Tax return shows Trump may have not paid taxes for 18 years

Unfazed, he boasted of using USA tax laws "brilliantly" and cast himself as a savvy business survivor poised to save a reeling nation. "There's no one who has shown more genius in their way to maneuver around the tax code and to rightfully use the laws to do that and he's already promised in his tax plan to change many of these special interest loopholes and get rid of them so you don't have this kind of situation", Christie said .

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Hundreds of Penn State Students March in Search for 'Clown'

The recent spate of scary clowns across this great nation are, as we all know, either imaginary or undercover dorkuses who need a more constructive hobby. HollywoodLifers , are you scared by the clown threats? Unusual or odd physical characteristics such as bulging eyes, a peculiar smile or inordinately long fingers did not, in and of themselves, cause us to perceive someone as creepy.

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After black man dies in police custody

Protesters rally to the Pasadena City Hall in a candlelight vigil for Reginald Thomas who died in Pasadena Police custody in Pasadena, Calif., on Friday, Sept. Detectives are investigating the death of a Pasadena man who died after a confrontation with police. The US has not yet confronted its legacy of "racial terrorism", which has largely been fueled by impunity for police officers who have killed a number of black men across the country in recent months, according to the United Nations ...

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Protest on Monday Over Possible Sam Olens KSU Presidency

Protesters brandishing "Say No to Sam" signs voiced concerns over Olens' stances on issues affecting LGBT students. "The one thing I heard about him was that he was against the LGBTQ community, so I decided that since I am a part of that community, I wouldn't want him as president", said KSU student Cameron Walker.

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FBI Agreed to Destroy Clinton Aides' Laptops After Granting Them Immunity

It was also discovered from unnamed sources that the covert operation was to take place under strict time parameters, apparently in order to cover any tracks. Evidently, even had there been any evidence found, the Obama Administration never meant to do anything with it - except strike up side deals to either destroy it or ignore it.

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NTSB investigators fail to reveal findings Hoboken train wreck

A US official told The Associated Press the Federal Railroad Administration issued "dozens of violations" to New Jersey Transit during an audit in June. An event recorder recovered Friday is now at the manufacturer's facility in Kentucky as the NTSB supervises the attempted download of information. Their investigation will seek to answer many questions, including whether a system created to prevent accidents by overriding the engineer and automatically slowing or stopping trains that are ...

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NewsAlert: South Carolina Gov. plans evacuation to get 1M away from coast

Haley said the medical evacuations began Tuesday, and general evacuations are set to start at 3 p.m. Wednesday. The safety of everyone that could be impacted by this storm is paramount. Lexington School District Two (All Lexington Two District meetings, after-school activities, including sports events and practices, have also been cancelled for October 4).

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Trump says he 'brilliantly used' tax laws to his advantage

Unfazed, he boasted of using USA tax laws "brilliantly" and cast himself as a savvy business survivor poised to save a reeling nation. Like the 1995 tax returns disclosed by The Times , Trump avoided paying taxes in those years by reporting losses that wiped out his gains.

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Officer: Suspect in hot SUV death was combative

Defense attorneys have called the death a tragic accident. Prosecutors have a much different version of events. Then Harris is placed in Piper's patrol vehicle and spends the better part of an hour in silence. He is also accused of sending lewd text messages to underage girls, including during the time that his son was dying. "No. what have I done", Chuck Boring , Cobb County Assistant District Attorney, said in his opening statement.

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Clown threats, hoaxes lead to criminal charges for kids

Three 6 grade students at Eastlake Middle School confessed to creating fake social media accounts to post the threats. HISD police are continuing to investigate other threats made against district campuses. School will be held as normal tomorrow, however we will have an extra police presence as an added precaution. The post is rather alarming and threatens Philadelphia school students.lIt states, "We coming to all north east charter high schools".

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Pence and Kaine to face-off in Vice Presidential debate

Sen. Tim Kaine will try Tuesday night to carry forward a fresh burst of Democratic momentum in the presidential campaign while Indiana Gov. Mike Pence seeks to steady Donald Trump's White House bid after one of the Republican's worst stretches of the race.

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Sanders 'abandoned' supporters by backing Clinton

They want to make sure that when they get out of school, they can get a job that pays them wages and salaries commensurate with the education they have. "I don't think so", Trump continued at the event. From Trump's perspective, avoiding taxes makes him "smart," as he touted in the first presidential debate last Monday.

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Trump's tax writeoff shows his 'genius' at business, advisers say

Since a rocky debate last week, Trump has engaged in a distracting feud with a former beauty queen he called "Miss Piggy" because she gained weight during her reign. Trump remarks came after the New York Times report which revealed that Trump might not have had paid income tax for 18 years. Tax experts tell CBS News Trump did nothing wrong by claiming those losses in order to avoid paying taxes on his income that year and in subsequent years.

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Clinton: 'My worries are not the same as black grandmothers'

Clinton acknowledged the gap in how white and black children are treated. Clinton lamented that because of the recent killings of black people by police, Zianna had to weep rather than simply feel the joys of being a child. "Let's be honest, they won't face the same kind of fear we heard from the young children testifying before the city council", she said. The officers were searching for a suspect who had an outstanding warrant when they encountered Scott, according to a police statement, ...


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