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Madison EMS Supports and Raises Money for Breast Cancer Awareness

Samia al Qadhi, Chief Executive of Breast Cancer Care , added: "We are delighted that Xercise4Less has chose to partner with Breast Cancer Care this October". Calhoun Community College will hold Breast Cancer Awareness Month events this week at its Decatur and Huntsville campuses. According to the American Cancer Society , about 246,660 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in women this year.

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Hurricane Matthew could damage billions of dollars' worth of U.S. property

Haiti now has 60,000 people left homeless by the hurricane and has seen outbreaks of cholera. Millions of Americans were subject to evacuation orders and curfews were slapped on cities as the lethal storm barreled north after storming through Haiti, the Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Cuba and the Bahamas.

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LIRR Trying to Restore Service after New Hyde Park Derailment

LIRR Train Time. Customers who use the LIRR Train Time app will see up-to-the-minute status for each upcoming train at each station. The Federal Railroad Administration is continuing to investigate. NJ Advance Media reported last week that New Jersey Transit's Hoboken Terminal would reopen Monday, returning the Main, Bergen, Pascack Valley and Port Jervis line trains to the station for the first time since the September 29 train accident that also injured 108.

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No, Donald Trump Didn't Win Post-Debate Polls

Surprisingly, Trump's response to this episode was rather restrained, and all he said at the time was , "I just hope she gets well soon and gets back on the trail and we'll be seeing her at the debate". Since his terrible debate performance, Trump has found himself weight-shaming a former Miss Universe victor and blaming Hillary Clinton for her husband's infidelities - both moves that are likely to hurt him more with the voters he is trying to persuade.

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Chuck Todd Made Rudy Giuliani Look Like A Simp

Giuliani at one point suggested that many others have had similar conversations, which Tapper aggressively dismissed. In a blitz of at least four TV interviews, Giuliani offered an incoherent mix of apologies, promises and deflections for Trump's sickening comments - and for the flock of Republicans who ditched the GOP presidential nominee this weekend.

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Man carjacks vehicle after parkway crash

Witnesses report that after the crash, several suspects emerged from the vehicle, a shot was sacked, and a auto was carjacked in which the suspects fled the scene. Police say three armed black males entered the diner wearing masks and stole around $140 after striking the employee at the diner. Police recovered the stolen vehicle in Northeast Washington, but the suspect got away.

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Breast Cancer Treatments Offer Same Effect at Different Price

The color pink - which first became associated with breast cancer when the Susan G. Komen Foundation started handing out pink ribbons to breast cancer survivors in 1991 - is everywhere. One limitation of the study is its focus on younger women with private health insurance, the authors note. Another shortcoming of the study is that insurance claims can lack data that influences costs, such as tumor characteristics or the stage of cancer at the time of diagnosis.

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Republican party officials asked vendors to halt work on Trump's "Victory" project

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the Republican National Committee is redirecting resources earmarked for the Trump campaign to down-ballot races. John McCain pulled his endorsement while John Kasich delivered an I-warned-you condemnation. The reports come after several high-ranking Republicans attempted to distance themselves from Trump in the wake of the tape leak.

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Federal judge extends Florida voter registration deadline

A federal judge has extended Florida's voter registration deadline by a day and agreed to consider a longer extension in the wake of Hurricane Matthew . The voter registration dispute is key since both campaigns acknowledge that the storm's interruptions could yield even marginal effects on voter turnout efforts.

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Rebecca Lewis found in Memphis after 5-state manhunt

Karen Rudolph told reporters. Police said West Wild Hogs abducted Rebecca Lewis from her home in Polk County, Florida. The Memphis Police Department has found a vehicle fitting the description of the auto connected to an Amber Alert for a missing Florida 4-year-old, according to 11Alive's sister station WMC in Memphis .

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Chicago teachers, district reach tentative deal; no strike

The agreement must still be approved by the union's House of Delegates and the full membership. CPS has said it is working within the framework of a January offer, which included pay increases and a cap on privately operated charter schools but would require teachers to contribute more to their pension costs.

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Chicago students, teachers back to class after strike threat

Chicago Teachers Union members pick up strike material outside union's strike headquarters Monday, Oct. 10, 2016, in Chicago . The cash-strapped school district wants to phase out the decades-old practice of paying most of teachers' pension contributions, replacing it with a total base wage increase in a four-year contract.

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Samsung halts global sales, exchanges of Galaxy Note 7

Samsung said it is halting sales of the Galaxy Note 7 after a spate of fires involving new devices that were supposed to be safe replacements for recalled models. The original Note 7, which launched in August, was recalled by Samsung after a fault caused some units to overheat and in some cases suddenly combust.

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Missing Florida girl recovered in Tennessee

Lt. Karen Rudolph said , "She recognized him, but wanted to double check and was keeping an eye on him she looked at the Amber Alert and noticed that was him and the child". "He ran the tag and discovered it was the one we were looking for in the Amber Alert, made the traffic stop, and was able to make sure that the child was safe".

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Gas explosion at NYC home injures multiple people -fire official

An explosion at a suspected drug lab inside a NY home has killed at least one firefighter, authorities say. There have been no arrests made at this time. Mr. Lemonda said that members of the Chief's Battalion 19 in The Bronx described him as "an incredible fire officer and a fantastic chief officer".

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Hurricane's cost, chaos lingers in water-logged N. Carolina

The storm killed more than 500 people in Haiti and at least 18 in the US - almost half of them in North Carolina. State officials say travelers who try using Interstate 95 could face lengthy delays, with priority being given to people escaping flood waters in places like Lumberton, where boat and helicopter crews are fishing people out of knee-deep water.

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Polls: Clinton leads Trump by double-digits in Pa.

In Pennsylvania , Clinton holds 49 percent compared to Trump who holds 37 percent. Even his wife Melania Trump has condemned his actions in this regard. What Trump is talking about presumably is having his supporters go to polling places and loiter outside, keeping their eyes peeled for pernicious voter fraud.

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Hurricane Matthew Leaves North Carolina With Major Flooding

The storm raked yet another historic Southern city on its way up the coast: St. Augustine, Florida, which was founded by the Spanish in the 1500s and includes many historic homes. This road in Garden City, South Carolina, was impassable due to debris and flood waters despite the rain from Matthew coming to an end. But before they left the pair set up a security service which streams a video of her home directly to her phone.

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Syrian refugees captured a suspected terrorist for German police

Albakr, who had been in Germany since previous year, was officially recognised as a refugee, Berhardt said. Saxony criminal police chief Joerg Michaelis said that the three Syrians who captured him recognized the suspect from wanted posters police posted online as part of the manhunt.

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Boat with youngsters capsizes off San Francisco

Another boy, who is the same age, was also taken to hospital, but his condition has been downgraded from critical to stable. The U.S. Guard says all of the young people who were the boat that capsized are safe. One of the children, a 4-year-old boy, was initially found unconscious and was not breathing when he was rescued. The Marine Unit of the San Francisco Police Department on Monday located the sunken vessel, which remains underwater.

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Pennsylvania voter registration ends Tuesday

You can download a New York State Absentee Ballot Application Form in English or Spanish , find your county board and mail the application in the election or deliver it in person by the person designated by the voter. After Tuesday , anyone wishing to vote must do so in person or online by October 18. "This is my first time and it feels good", said Patel. So, please, the next time you complain to me about our elected officials, make sure you actually voted for someone.

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Iowa Red Cross Volunteers to Drive Emergency Response Vehicle to East Coast

This is not the first disaster response for the Van Ness'. Some Idaho volunteers are heading east to help out in the wake of Hurricane Matthew . "We are preparing to get everyone in training so they can deploy to the areas affected", said Dianna Prince, with the American Red Cross.

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Governor McCrory says 3 dead from storms effects; +200k without power

Up to 20 inches of rain have been reported in some areas, with more expected. The National Weather Service issued a flood warning and a high wind warning with gusts of 50 miles per hour to 60 miles per hour for the southern Piedmont, Sandhills and southern coastal plain.

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Is This the Beginning of the End for Donald Trump?

Trump's comments, and the leak of Hillary Clinton transcripts from private speeches by Wikileaks arrive the day before both candidates sit down for the second presidential debate. "But it's absolutely false to suggest that at any point in time we considered dropping off this ticket". "He and I haven't spoken", Mr Trump told Martha Raddatz as he disagreed with Mr Pence's approach to dealing with Russian Federation.

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Paul Ryan tells Republicans he won't defend Donald Trump

GOP pollster Frank Luntz, who conducted a focus group during the debate, said the Republican candidate is back because voters "care more about Hillary's emails than Donald Trump's language in private". Mike Pence among the names mentioned. "That's the risk you take". Mrs Clinton refused to address Trump's comments about her husband during the debate, telling the audience "when they go low, you go high".

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Hillary Clinton's Lead Jumped After Lewd Video, Before Debate, in WSJ Poll

After part of a paid speech leaked last week, Clinton tried to clear the air by bringing Abraham Lincoln into the debate to explain how a president can have two different sides to them. It quickly turned into an acrimonious discussion of a 2005 video that emerged on Friday in which Trump was heard using vulgar language and talking about groping women without consent.

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Sen. John McCain spars with challenger Ann Kirkpatrick

The senator criticized comments from Trump on several occasions but ultimately remained supportive. It comes just two days after McCain pulled his support from GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump in the wake of lewd comments he made in a 2005 videotape.

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Chicago Teacher Says Strike 'Our Only Tool'

CTU said the city must come up with revenue, something a group called Parents 4 Teachers demanded as they rallied in Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's North Side neighborhood Monday morning. Pat Dowell (3rd) on Monday endorsed an idea floated last week to give surplus money from Tax Increment Finance funds to CPS to help avert a strike. "I want to be in the classroom teaching, that is the whole goal, the fact that we have to fight like this just for a fair wage seems ridiculous", said high ...

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Bermuda born Young in 'Girl on the Train'

Arriving as it did so closely on the heels of Gillian Flynn's 2012 literary smash, and also telling of a missing beauty whose hubby may have done her in, Hawkins' The Girl on the Train was destined to be compared to Gone Girl, especially in its employment of rotating narrators and its fractured chronology.

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Paul Ryan: I won't defend, campaign for Trump any longer

Following a weekend fraught with controversy and tension in the GOP over Donald Trump's leaked comments about women, House Speaker Paul Ryan said he "won't defend" Trump, and advised Republican lawmakers to "do what's best for you" in regard to supporting their party's presidential nominee.

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Students return to Vermont high school that lost 4 in crash

They called the case an active homicide investigation and said he could face murder charges. When asked if the driver was trying to kill himself, he said he "would not classify what occurred on Interstate 89 as an accident". The man in the cruiser - later identified as Steven D. Bourgoin, 36, of Williston - crashed into seven more cars before he was thrown from the vehicle and the cruiser burst into flames, the Burlington Free Press reported.

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Donald Trump Has Shifted Away From Complete Muslim Ban: Mike Pence

In a round table on border security, Trump responded to comments from Art Del Cueto, a vice president for the National Border Patrol Council, who told the candidate that officials in the US are being directed to ignore immigrants' criminal histories and speed up citizenship applications.

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Trump mocks GOP leaders who abandoned him

I thought it was appropriate to respect the millions of voters across the country who chose Donald Trump as the Republican Party nominee. Meanwhile, the chair of the House Ethics Committee says there's still time for Republicans to rally behind an alternative to Donald Trump as their presidential nominee.

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Galaxy Note 7 saga could still get way worse for Samsung

Samsung is already facing a bill that analysts estimate stretches into billions of dollars for the recall of 2.5 million Note 7 phones that it announced last month. There is still no verdict on the CPSC's investigation into Green's device, but we should have an answer soon. If so, does the latest news have you anxious about it overheating? Pamela Gilbert , former Executive Director, CPSC said, "If it's the fixed phone and it started to smoke in his pocket, I'm going to guess there'll be ...

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Wrong-way driver kills five teens; now facing domestic assault charge

They did apply for an arrest warrant on charges related to his alleged use of the police cruiser. Bourgoin hasn't been served yet because of his medical condition. Flags flew at half-staff across Vermont on Monday as community leaders, friends and relatives mourned the deaths of five teenagers who were killed when their auto was hit by a wrong-way driver over the weekend.


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