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SUNY Polytechnic president resigns amid corruption charges

Alain Kaloyeros - President of SUNY Polytechnic Institute - has formally resigned, according to the New York Daily News . Kaloyeros submitted his resignation in a letter Tuesday morning. Kaloyeros' counsel, Mike Miller from Steptoe & Johnson, said that Kaloyeros resigned because he believed the charges filed against him would be an unneccessary distraction to SUNY Poly, and maintained that Kaloyeros "is innocent of the charges filed against him and looks forward to being exonerated when the ...

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Donald Trump: Paul Ryan a 'very weak and ineffective leader'

At Sunday's debate, he described them as "locker room talk". Assailing Ryan, Trump said Tuesday that members "went wild" at the disloyalty of the "very weak and ineffective" speaker. Few of these were ever passionate Trump supporters, but the disarray underscores the predicament Republicans are in a month from the vote. Republican elected officials and party elders lined up Saturday to denounce Trump's incendiary remarks.

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Samsung is ending production of the Galaxy Note 7

In an email to The Verge , Samsung is reported to have said, "Samsung will ask all carrier and retail partners globally to stop sales and exchanges of the Galaxy Note 7 ". The Federal Aviation Administration warned travelers that even powered-down Note 7s should not be placed in checked baggage . Yes, Samsung has already halted the sales and production of its current flagship with faulty batteries.

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WikiLeaks Releases More Clinton Emails

Bernie Sanders , I-Vt., who frequently excoriated her for making lucrative speeches to banks and taking donations from them. WikiLeaks' latest email dump shows that Hillary Clinton's campaign was accepting tips from the media. Thousands of hacked emails from Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman, John Podesta , were posted online Friday evening, including what appears to be excerpts from transcripts of closed-door speeches Clinton gave to Wall Street companies after leaving the State ...

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Clinton slams Trump's 'weak excuse for mistreating people' after second debate

Mr Walden said Republicans should continue to poll their races and that winning their races was equivalent to "landing an airplane in a hurricane: "You have to trust the instruments", he said, according to The Washington Post . "That was absolutely false". Watch above, via Fox News. Many Republicans and independents said they already weren't going to support Trump, but weren't convinced to vote for Hillary Clinton .

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Truck plows through Reno crowd during Columbus Day protest

Officials with REMSA said five people were treated for minor injuries after being hit by a pickup during a confrontation in Downtown Reno. A man rammed his pickup truck through a group of activists protesting Columbus Day in Reno, Nevada.

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Matthew weakens a little, but Hurricane Center stresses storm remains unsafe

ET - 30 mph slower than just hours earlier. The fearsome storm then sideswiped hundreds of miles of the USA coastline from Florida through Georgia and the Carolinas, its eye staying far enough offshore that the damage in many places along the coast was relatively modest, consisting mostly of flooded streets, flattened trees and blown-down signs and awnings.

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Clinton draws record crowd as Trump flounders

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a rally Monday at Wayne State University in Detroit. Trump's answers to questions are being mocked under #MuslimsReportStuff and #LockerRoomTalkIn5Words . "I just start kissing them". Last night, Clinton said that her quarrel was with Trump rather than his supporters. If Trump is incapable of turning away from his base, Clinton, who is very capable of compromise and moderation, has more quietly chosen not to turn away from hers.

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Detroit's Jackson expected to miss 6 to 8 weeks

The team says his recovery will be monitored throughout the rehabilitation process. Jackson received a platelet-rich plasma injection to his thumb - as well as one to his left knee - in NY this morning. Jackson earned a 3.2 nERD (49th in the NBA) on his way to a breakout season in Detroit during last season's 2015-2016 campaign. Jackson averaged 18.8 points and 6.2 assists last season for the Pistons, who made the playoffs for the first time since 2009.

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Detroit Lions add former Ravens running back Justin Forsett

The best year of his career, by far, was 2014, when Forsett replaced Ray Rice and amassed 1,266 rushing yards and eight touchdowns. Forsett has played in 102 games during his National Football League career, rushing for 3,697 yards and 18 touchdowns for Seattle, Houston, Jacksonville and Baltimore.

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Feds to launch contempt case against Arpaio

In August, Snow recommended Arpaio face criminal charges for ignoring court orders arising out of the judge's ruling that the sheriff and his deputies were guilty of racial profiling of Latino motorists. Arpaio lawyer Mel McDonald said the sheriff will not be arrested and no mugshot will be taken. It revealed deep flaws in Arpaio's internal investigations, which Snow said had been manipulated to shield sheriff's officials from accountability.

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Ryan will not campaign with Trump, but neither will he withdraw support

Ryan also said that he would not campaign for or defend Trump in the weeks before the election. "I can not and will not support a candidate for president who brags about degrading and assaulting women", she said. Others like Illinois Sen. Ryan - who said Friday he was "sickened" by Trump's words - was heckled with shouts of "Shame on you!" and "You turned your backs on us!" But any attempt to replace Trump on the ballot this close to Election Day would face huge legal and logistical hurdles.

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Trump's latest twitter rant attacks McCain, Ryan, 'disloyal Repu

Presidential nominee Bob Dole went along with it. Clinton, the first woman to be picked as a presidential nominee by a major US party, tried to focus on issues that could win over undecided women voters on Tuesday, proposing to expand the child tax credit so more low-income families can benefit and to increase by $1,000 a year the tax credit available to families for each child up to age 4.

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Cops: Man with gun angry when shot by trooper

They heard her cries for help while riding on top of a Humvee, and when they couldn't get her with a rope, a National Guard soldier swam to her, staying until a rescue boat arrived, Emergency Management Director Gordon Deno said. Matthew's flooding in North Carolina was made worse by heavy rains in September. "That's probably well over 1 million people without power", McCrory said.

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Police release images of vehicle involved in fatal hit-and-run in Meriden

A CT woman is being credited with giving her own life to save her 7-year-old daughter from a hit-and-run driver. She was later pronounced dead at the hospital, police said. Dania, meanwhile, was thrown and pinned under another vehicle, and later died from her injuries. The family remembered the mother of two as a hardworking and selfless woman who would do anything for her family, working a day job as a travel agent and a night job caring for the elderly.

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Hundreds stranded in North Carolina floods after Hurricane Matthew

Utilities have deployed more than 5,700 personnel to help respond to power outages. Highest winds were still 75 miles per hour. Orlando's world-famous theme parks - Walt Disney World, Universal Studios and SeaWorld - all closed. The original pier was washed away during Hurricane Floyd and rebuilt a few years later, the station said. "I'm sure there are a lot of people who feel the same way".

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Watch David Ortiz's Emotional Goodbye to Boston Red Sox Fans

Across the field at Fenway, former Sox manager Terry Francona had traded the navy and red of Boston for an Indians uniform in the same colors. Do something special while I play. Andrew Miller pitched two innings, Bryan Shaw got two outs and Allen came on to face Ortiz with two out and a man on first in the eighth. He was hitless with two walks Monday, hitting a sacrifice fly in the sixth with two on instead of the three-run homer the Fenway Park crowd wanted.

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Hillary Clinton's campaign builds a bot that sends you Donald Trump quotes

An AFP reporter saw the number at more than 10,000. Indicating that he would be watching Trump's Sunday debate performance closely, Pence said in the statement: "I am grateful that he has expressed remorse and apologised to the American people".

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Khloe Kardashian Says Kim Is "Not Doing That Well" After Paris Robbery

In the wake of the attack on Kim , the Kardashian family has kept a lower profile on social media, and Khloé said she didn't expect that to change in the near future. Not as much is going to be shared on their accounts: "I think in that aspect [we've changed] and just make sure we're protected as well as possible", Khloé said, a nod to the increased security the family has already been seen out with .

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Cowboys' Tony Romo (back) still not ready for team drills

Jones also said that no one is happier about how Prescott is playing than Romo, which makes sense since another flop like past year would have offered little hope for the season whenever Romo was ready to return to the lineup. "Then Dak has to continue doing what he's doing, prepare as well as he can and go play as well as he can and that's pretty much where our focus is". Romo's focus now is conditioning and getting back into football shape after being sidelined since August 25.

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Clinton Hits Trump on Taxes, Video at Post-Debate Rally in Michigan

Her brother, Ohio State University history major David Smith, said some of his friends are considering voting for a third party candidate. A day after another contentious debate with Republican nominee Donald Trump, Clinton also vowed to work to unify the nation after the November 8 election.

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Trump says 'shackles taken off' of him

The Republican Party plunged deeper into internal crisis yesterday after party leader Paul Ryan declared he could no longer defend Donald Trump, just hours after a vicious second presidential debate. While Donald Trump's latest missteps have played out publicly before the world, Politico reported Ryan's intra-party tug-of-war rages behind closed doors and on conference calls.

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Amber Alert issued for Rebecca Lewis

Rebecca, wearing a pink dress, and her alleged captor were caught on camera on Saturday around 400 miles away in Forsyth, Georgia. At that time, Rebecca was gone. Thursday morning, authorities said they could be headed toward Nashville. The park ranger went to check on Hogs and Hogs told him, "I'm here waiting on her mother".

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Governing party ahead in Georgia's vote count

The republic of Georgia's governing political party, Georgian Dream, strengthened its lead in parliamentary election results announced by the electoral commission in Tbilisi on Sunday. An undercurrent of political violence is unsettling voters in Georgia as they elect members of parliament on Saturda. Election monitors and opposition politicians had noted that Georgia's electoral environment and financing give an unfair advantage to the ruling party, which could potentially affect the vote's ...

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Trump assails Ryan for ditching him, battles for GOP support

Gore lost Florida and, as a result, the White House by the narrowest of margins in 2000. Trump cited non-scientific online polls - from outlets such as Drudge Report and Breitbart - as proof of "winning" Sunday's debate against Hillary Clinton.

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Officials say suspect in cop killings wore armor

The suspect was arrested after the officers were gunned down on Saturday having visited Felix's family home following a call from a neighbour informing them of a "domestic dispute". Felix will be arraigned on Wednesday or Thursday. Prosecutors say Felix will be charged Tuesday with multiple counts including murder. Saturday's shooting comes on the heels of a deadly summer for police officers in the United States.

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A new worry for Clinton: Trump's struggles may depress Democratic voter turnout

Republicans, who now enjoy a majority in both the House of Representatives and the Senate, are afraid of losing their dominance in Congress in the upcoming elections due to the possible negative effect of the outspoken and controversial billionaire presidential candidate.

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Mike Pence: Donald Trump Is 'a Big Man'

Numerous Republican elected officials abandoned Trump's candidacy in the last few days after hearing the 2005 tape in which Trump, a one-time television reality show host, bragged that women let him make unwanted sexual advances on them because of his star status.

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Alabama GOP chairwoman voting for Trump despite 'lewd conduct'

After Hillary Clinton responds to a question about calling Donald Trump supporters a "basket of deplorables", Trump shot back. He is a registered independent and is leaning toward voting for a third-party candidate, turned off by both Clinton and Trump .

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Four-year-old girl found in Tennessee

Tennessee issued an Amber Alert Sunday. Tennessee declined to issue an Amber Alert , Judd said , because there was no evidence the girl was in Tennessee. She was last seen asleep in bed by her 16-year-old sister on Friday evening. Later, the ranger realized that the man he was speaking with was Lewis' abductor.

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Jim Harbaugh: Jabrill Peppers should win Heisman

ABOUT MICHIGAN (5-0, 2-0 Big Ten): Left tackle Grant Newsome suffered a season-ending knee injury against the Badgers and was replaced by Juwan Bushell-Beatty, who is likely to get the start on Saturday. MI has punted 22 times this season . Little did they know that the Wolverines would torch the Scarlet Knights, 78-0, the first week that the promotion launched.

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Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. fined $24309 for unsportsmanlike conduct

This week, there has been no mention of the word "distraction", as the Giants have finally realized that there is something behind the age-old saying , "United we stand; divided we fall". Beckham proceeded to retaliate against Ogletree. They need to keep that in-house, because they could lose him. "All discussions between Odell and I, they stay private between ourselves", the first-year head coach said.

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Police investigating chilling YouTube video in case of missing teen

The department was recently made aware of a 2009 YouTube video titled, "Hi Walter!" This video was originally posted in October 2009, but now has more than 930,000 views -- most likely due to the suspicion of a Kayla Berg connection. "[It] sounded like her, looked like her, it gave me chills", Sprenger said. Strenger said the girl in the video is wearing clothing similar to what Kayla was wearing when she was last seen.

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1000 gather to honor students who died in crash

The four Harwood juniors and a girl who grew up with them but went to high school in New Hampshire died late Saturday when the auto they were riding in was hit by a wrong-way driver and burst into flames. Bourgoin also faces trial on an unrelated domestic assault charge, prosecutors said. A police affidavit obtained by WCAX alleged that Bourgoin threatened to throw his then-girlfriend down the stairs and bash her head on the ground.

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Trump says 'shackles taken off' of him, attacks Ryan in tweet

Sen. Mike Pence expressed dismay Saturday over Donald Trump's lewd comments about women, saying in a statement that he was "offended" but wanted to give his embattled running mate a chance to "show what is in his heart" at the second presidential debate.


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