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Cedar Rapids crews address sewer backup near NewBo City Market

For residents like Heidi McKay, whose family were around for the city's worst flood back in 2008, they weren't taking chances. New York City has installed a network of what it calls "geotextile" bags along Rockaway Beach, weighing a total of 50 million pounds, to help protect the shoreline after Hurricane Sandy, said Meghan Lalor, a spokeswoman for the city's parks department.

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Access Hollywood Identifies Woman in Donald Trump Tape as Nancy O'Dell

All the revelations come two days before Trump and Clinton are to meet in Sunday's second presidential debate, with the Republican urgently in need of a strong performance. " Bill Clinton has said far worse to me on the golf course - not even close", Trump said in a statement. "I apologize if anyone was offended", Trump's statement reads.

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DOJ: Government contractor stole secret intelligence

The untouchables executed search warrants at Martin's home in Maryland, as well as his vehicle and two storage sheds on the property. A defense attorney said Martin did not intend to betray his country. "The complaint alleges that among the classified documents found in the search were six classified documents obtained from sensitive intelligence and produced by a government agency in 2014".

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400000 without power as Hurricane Matthew scrapes Florida coast

In a note on its website, Orlando International Airport said flight activity was expected to stop at 8pm local time on Thursday, adding that flights were expected to resume on Saturday. Winds of up to 120mph, tornadoes and a 12ft storm surge are expected to hit West Palm Beach, and then slowly push north for the next 12 hours along the Interstate 95 corridor, through Cape Canaveral and Jacksonville.

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NJ train crash investigators recover data, video recorders

Recorder retrieved by investigators from crashed Hoboken train on Tuesday, October 4, 2016. Both recorders are built to withstand fires and major impact. The railroad administration began an audit in June after noticing an uptick in rail incidents and found "dozens of safety violations " that needed to be fixed immediately, the official said.

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No clown costumes on Halloween!

The police said while there have been communities where people dressed as clowns have committed crimes, no such crime has happened in Chico and incidents nationally have been exaggerated. Paul Clown Club member Denise Chapeau. A post from the "Tri-City Clowns" Twitter page urged clown hunters to meet up Tuesday night by the river. Saco police wrote on their Facebook page that they know of no reports of creepy clowns in the area, but they ask people to contact them if they are ...

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President Obama: Hurricane Matthew remains 'really dangerous'

Hurricane Matthew hit Florida this morning, with powerful winds reaching up to 107 miles per hour on the tip of Cape Canaveral, making Matthew the strongest storm to hit the U.S. Some three million people on the USA southeast coast faced an urgent evacuation order Thursday as monstrous Hurricane Matthew - now blamed for more than 100 deaths in Haiti alone - bore down for a direct hit on Florida.

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Ayotte Stumbles Over Trump Role Model Question

When Ayotte was asked if she considered Trump a role model, she gave an awkward and somewhat tortured answer. "The message is run as local a race as possible, and try to stay away from Trump as much as you can", said Ron Bonjean, a GOP strategist.

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Deputy fatally shot by parolee while responding to burglary call

Sergeant Steve Owen was shot in the face in Lancaster, California, while responding to a residential burglary call on Wednesday. Owen went behind the building, where the gunman shot him with a stolen gun then sto. "We're all suffering now". Owen, who worked out of the Santa Clarita Valley's Sheriff's station, was awarded the Medal of Valor on October 2, 2014, for his part in apprehending armed gang members, following a chase and a standoff.

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Trump issues rare apology after lewd video emerges

These aren't the excuses of a teenager in trouble explaining himself to a parent or teacher - they belong to the Republican nominee for president of the United States, attempting to explain himself after making controversial and vulgar remarks about women.

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Backpage CEO Arrested in Midst of Court Battles

Ferrer was arrested Thursday on felony pimping charges. She used other online advertising services until they were shut down, the court filing says , when she turned to Backpage. California authorities charged him with multiple counts of pimping, defined as soliciting customers for prostitutes, or profiting off of them. While Backpage.com is not exclusively an adult-services website, California Attorney General Kamala D.

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Trump to join Ryan, Walker, Johnson at Saturday event

The New York businessman also weighed in on the contentious racially charged "Central Park Five" rape case, in which five black teenagers were convicted in the attack on a 28-year-old white woman jogging through the park in New York City. The two men have endured a topsy-turvy relationship over the course of the freaky 18-month campaign, with Ryan having only officially endorsed Trump's candidacy in June.

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Donald Trump, frustrated about Mike Pence's performance in the VP debate

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is also putting in extra hours up north, campaigning for Clinton in Minnesota. But the praise Pence is receiving after Tuesday's debate against Democrat Tim Kaine is also an awkward reminder of Trump's failings at his own top-of-the-ticket showdown against Hillary Clinton.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation director: Hackers have attempted more intrusions into voter databases

He noted that there's a wide variety of machines in use in different states, and they are not all connected to one another. Rahami's father has said he alerted the Federal Bureau of Investigation about his son two years ago, though one source also told Fox News he later recanted.

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What insane stuff does Donald Trump have planned?

BASH: Eric, my question, though, is has he paid federal income taxes over the last 18 years? Later in the day, Clinton told supporters at an Akron, Ohio, rally that if she is elected president, she'll "pass a law requiring anybody who is a nominee of a major, national party to have to release their taxes", Politico reported .

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Iowa leaders debate Trump's taxes

Donald Trump may have paid no federal income taxes for almost two decades, according to a New York Times report published over the weekend. Conway said she is optimistic for the next town-hall style presidential debate, a format she called "very beneficial to Mr.

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Bill Clinton Tries To Clarify Stance On Obamacare

Republican candidate Donald Trump is taking advantage of former President Bill Clinton's harsh criticism of the Affordable Care Act by crafting a campaign ad around it. "Questions they continued to ask for the past eight years, like whether Barack was born in this country", she said. "Even Democrats like Bill Clinton are coming to realize just what bad public policy Obamacare really is", Trump campaign spokesperson Jason Miller said in a statement .

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As hurricane Matthew weakens, residents in three states remain vigilant

Forecasters expect Matthew to stick close to the coast of Georgia and SC over the weekend before veering out to sea - perhaps even looping back toward Florida in the middle of next week as a tropical storm. "Protecting life and moving people to safety remains our top priority and today I directed the Florida Department of Transportation to suspend tolls as needed to keep traffic flowing", said Scott.

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30 former GOP lawmakers sign anti-Trump letter

Trump and his impact", said Sen. Trump talked about his attraction to beautiful women. Liesl Hickey, a Republican strategist involved in several House races in swing states, said she was dismayed by a sudden exodus of independent voters in more diverse parts of the country.

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Chemnitz: Major police operation ongoing in German city

The account revealed officers want to speak to someone suspected of "preparing a bomb attack". They released a photo of the suspect, a dark-haired man wearing a hooded sweatshirt, and said he was last seen wearing similar clothes. Police said they had undertaken a large deployment in the Fritz-Heckert-Gebiet neighbourhood of Chemnitz. "The investigation is continuing", she said.

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Low turnout seen in Hungary referendum on European Union refugee quotas

With 99.25 percent of the votes counted, more than 3.2 million voters, or 98.3 percent of those who cast valid ballots, backed the government. Government spokesman Zoltan Kovacs brushed off suggestions that an invalid referendum would hurt Orban, saying a large number of "no" votes would be enough to bolster the official position against the refugee quotas even with a low turnout.

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Dozens still missing after typhoon hits Chinese villages

In Taiwan, almost 4 million homes lost power and 10 provincial highways remained closed Wednesday, one day after heavy rain and sustained winds of 160 kilometers per hour blanketed the island, Taiwan's official Central News Agency reported.

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New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick refuses to answer Brady questions

The Patriots travel to play Cleveland a team that is 0-4 with a rookie quarterback in Cody Kessler at the helm. But the coach said Monday he was encouraged about Palmer's condition and a decision will be made on whether he plays about the time the team boards the plane Wednesday.

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Golf legend Arnold Palmer remembered

Palmer was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 1997, which was caught early. Parker said it was Palmer's ever-present smile and his connection to fans that made him an icon. Palmer was the first athlete to cross over into marketing and promoting products and the first person to make $1 million playing the sport. He left behind a gallery known as "Arnie's Army", which began at Augusta National with a small group of soldiers from nearby Fort Gordon and grew to include legions of fans from ...

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Storm chaser videos show Hurricane Matthew's power

He commented that the surge wasn't slow rising, but coming in "with great force". While no longer considered a "major" hurricane, the storm was still producing maximum sustained winds of 110 miles (175 kilometers) per hour as it travelled about 55 miles east-north-east of Jacksonville at 00:00 GMT Saturday.

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Boltwood Capital Management buys $3236446 stake in Wells Fargo & Co

Dennis Singleton was preparing to go to Afghanistan in 2013 when he learned Wells Fargo had repossessed his auto. "I've stayed with Wells Fargo because I'm loyal to them, but truthfully I feel they've let me down", she said. In response, Wells Fargo spokesman Gabriel Boehmer told The Los Angeles Times the bank is working hard to address the issues and rebuild trust. Wells Fargo & Company is a financial services and bank holding company.

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Miami Writer Answers Our Questions Ahead of Sunshine State Battle

This year, UM drew 60,703 fans to the opener against FAMU that marked the start of the Mark Richt era on September 3; and 57,123 to the second game against FAU. This can't happen again on Saturday, as the pressure falls on the Hurricanes trio of starting freshman linebackers. Richt has made it clear to his players, though, that they don't have any swagger if they're not winning football games.

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Voter registration times extended due to holiday, closures

Ormsby Ave., Suite 301. Secretary Wyman and the state Elections Director Lori Augino said Tuesday that county election departments will also honor mail-in applications with an October 11 postmark. The voter's signature is required on the outside of the ballot return envelope. "I encourage everyone to vote", said Wilson. You can also go online to www.yallvote.com to register as well.

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Trump says he 'brilliantly' used United States tax laws

The Florida-based retiree verified the authenticity of documents that were anonymously mailed to the New York Times , telling the show that the "face pages look authentic". If we are expected to not talk about Hillary Clinton's health under the guise that it's none of our business, why do they talk about Trump's taxes as if it actually matters? Meanwhile, a new round of polls in battleground states shows Clinton picking up post-debate momentum.

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The Mystery Of 'Creepy Clown' Sightings Takes The US By Storm

The station reported that attendees are invited to participate in full clown makeup or masks. "The people need to know that Halloween characters are not clowns, they're Halloween characters, they're a completely different animal, you can tell by looking at them, they don't look like this, they look mean and scary, a regular clown doesn't", Ballard said.

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Black man dies in fight with California police

In the 911 call, the man tells a police dispatcher that his brother was armed with a knife and was acting strangely. When the operator asked if Thomas had any mental conditions, the caller didn't know, but said that Thomas was on drugs.

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Pence: Muslim ban 'not Donald Trump's position now'

In the 90-minute debate aired live and watched by roughly 37 million people, Kaine, the running mate of Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, and Pence, Trump's VP pick, tried to make the case against the opposite campaign. "I gotta say, I'm disappointed", Donald Trump reportedly told Mike Pence. "The fact that he's on the ticket very proudly tells you all you need to know about how he feels about Donald Trump", Conway told host George Stephanopoulos.

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Professional Clowns on Edge Over National Creepy Clown Sightings

Threats were reported in Fairfax and Arlington counties in Virginia, as well. Here's the long and short of the "threat", and what school officials and law enforcement are doing to keep everyone safe and sane. A woman told police that her son had "seen clowns in the woods whispering and making odd noises", CBS News reported. The station reported that attendees are invited to participate in full clown makeup or masks.

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Hurricane Matthew: Hundreds dead in Haiti as killer storm hits US

Although Matthew is projected to stay offshore, sustained hurricane gusts of 80 miles per hour are expected on the immediate coast. "The magnitude of what we are going to do as we move through this storm - and how we are going to take care of the people who have come to us for help - it's huge".

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Trump talks about women in crass terms in 2005 video

A 2005 video obtained by the Washington Post shows Donald Trump having an extremely sexist, lewd, and misogynistic conversation about women on a hot mic while riding a bus to a soap opera appearance. I've spent time with grieving mothers who have lost their children, laid-off workers whose jobs have gone to other countries and people from all walks of life who just want a better future.


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