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Bill Haslam: Donald Trump needs to step aside for Mike Pence

In one stunning moment during Sunday's debate, Trump actually denied that he had sexually assaulted women, as he described in the 2005 video. I've long had concerns with Donald Trump that go beyond his temperament. Clinton is expected to use the opportunity to hit Trump on his comments in the video. Now Pence takes to social media to say he's not leaving the number two spot.

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Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump in national poll

But she did not offer a new description of how many of Trump's supporters fit into that basket of deplorables-if it wasn't half, how many was it? Sunday is traditionally a strong night for CBS, and the network benefited from NBC's withdrawal from the political competition.

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Trump appears with Bill Clinton accusers before the debate

As the weekend prior to last Sunday's second debate approached, the Clinton lead widened from 1-2 points to 5-6 points nationally. I have never been so ashamed of this country as what's gone on with Hillary Clinton. Though there is a third and final presidential debate scheduled for October 19, Clinton is in a position to run out the clock. She has an all-star team of surrogates, including the increasingly popular President Obama, working on her behalf.

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Hurricane Matthew nears South Carolina

US President Barack Obama on Friday warned that, while southern Florida had been spared the worst, the hurricane remained very risky, and the risk of a storm surge and flooding remained real. There at least 842 people are feared to have died - and tens of thousands left homeless - after the storm tore through the impoverished nation. Matthew formed near the Windward Islands on September 28 moving north to become a hurricane once it arrived in the eastern Caribbean, reaching Category 5 ...

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Kelly Ayotte Says Donald Trump Is 'Absolutely' a Role Model for Children

Around 39 percent of New Hampshire voters are independents, with Republicans slightly outnumbering Democrats in the remaining group. And this is an area where Gov. "My position at this moment is I'm going to be voting for him". Trump loomed large in Monday night's debate following revelations over the weekend reported by The New York Times that he may not have paid income taxes after a more than $900 million loss in 1995.

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Seth Meyers slams Donald Trump as 'the pervert on the bus'

Seth Meyers will bring " Late Night " to Washington for four shows this week at the Warner Theatre, and he chatted with WTOP about politics, Donald Trump and the role of laughter in the presidential campaign. In this latest iteration, Meyers did not mince words, calling Trump a "pervert on the bus", openly criticizing his fellow NBC employee Billy Bush , and taking digs at Trump's GOP cohorts Paul Ryan , Ted Cruz, and Mitch McConnell.

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Yahoo built app to bulk-scan emails on behalf of U.S. government

In 2015, responding to a classified edict from the intelligence officials or law enforcement to Yahoo's legal team, company leadership instructed its engineers to build a custom software program to search all incoming messages for a string of letters, numbers, or characters in the text of an email or an attachment.

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Georgia vs. South Carolina Rescheduled Due to Hurricane Matthew

He has thrown for 373 yards this season with no touchdowns and one interception. "That's been an issue here for a long time ", Muschamp said . As it looks right now, we're looking at Friday afternoon into Saturday being pretty brutal. The Bulldogs are ranked 82nd in passing averaging 215.2 yards per game and is ranked 50th in rushing averaging 193.6 yards per game. He found Hurst for a 35-yard pickup on fourth down on USC's final scoring drive.

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Steelers to don 'bumblebee' throwback uniforms one last time against Jets

Smartphones are a powerful way to keep in touch with friends and family, but with this level of. The Steelers have three picks so far this season, none of them having been made by their cornerbacks. "It sucks being 1-4; make no mistake about it", Bowles said. The offensive line held up well, allowing only Roethlisberger to be sacked just twice and opening up holes for the running backs to squeeze through.

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Judge Denies Officer Betty Shelby's Request For Special Arraignment In Crutcher Death

Shelby's attorney, Scott Wood, has said Shelby experienced "auditory exclusion" during the shooting, a condition in which people in high-stress situations often don't hear sounds around them. "The video....clearly showed that Terence Crutcher did not have a weapon, that Terence was not belligerent, that Terence had his hands up, that Terence was not a threat", said attorney Damario Solomon-Simmons who reps the Crutcher family.

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Donald Trump assails US House speaker Paul Ryan, McCain as 'disloyal'

The most recent polling shows him within striking distance of Hillary Clinton. "I don't know. I suggested we should take his phone away but that's for his family to deal with". Florida Senator Marco Rubio is also still standing behind the Republican. Unlike Ryan, Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus told RNC members on Monday that the committee, the party's leadership and fundraising arm, still backed Trump, two RNC members told Reuters.

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Clinton Surges in Latest Poll

And Clinton clearly wants as many Ohioans to come out to vote as possible because she needs the state's 18 electoral college votes to win the White House. Nearly three-quarters (74 percent) of Democrats said their nominee won, while fewer Republican voters (55 percent) thought Trump was the victor. Her friend Joan Verner, 73, nearly started crying as she looked at a line of Trump supporters stretching more than a quarter of a mile.

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Students return to school that lost 4 in crash

Mike Henry told WPTZ. The Jetta was engulfed in flames. In a desperate attempt to save the teenagers trapped inside, the officer grabbed a fire extinguisher and rushed toward the blaze, according to the Vermont State Police. The Toyota truck was registered to the father of Bourgoin's ex-girlfriend, authorities said. In court records obtained by Seven Days, the father said that he co-signed for the vehicle, but that it belonged to Bourgoin.

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Top TiVo Moments From the Debate Included Compliments

At Mr Trump's news conference, Ms Jones, 50, responded angrily to a reporter who asked Mr Trump if his star power entitled him to grope women without their consent. He settled a lawsuit with one of the women who claimed harassment. Breaking with his running mate, Trump made clear he did not agree with Pence on how to deal with war-torn Syria.

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NLDS: Washington Nationals make statement in Game 3, take series lead

And when Kenley Jansen finished things off in the ninth, this best-of-five series officially was headed back to Washington for a winner-take-all showdown. But the Dodgers' bullpen almost gave the game away. Daniel Murphy's single off Luis Avilan dropped between Toles and Joc Pederson in left-center field, scoring two runs to tie it at 5.

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Opposition delays New Jersey gas-tax hike vote

The 23-cent increase to 37.5 cents a gallon will drive the state's gas tax from second-lowest to seventh-highest, though still below neighboring Pennsylvania and NY. "When you repeal the estate tax in New Jersey, one of two states that has both that and the inheritance tax, that's a big thing", Sarlo said. Democratic leaders in the Senate and Assembly say they expect the gas tax increase and its accompanying package of tax cuts to pass.

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Chicago to use TIF funds as part of schools deal

The union's House of Delegates is expected to meet later this week to recommend members accept the contract. The approval process could take weeks. "It's not enough in terms of the deficit the Chicago Public Schools face", Msall told reporters on Tuesday.

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Oklahoma Supreme Court Strikes Down Law Imposing Restrictions on Abortion Providers

The one question the military appeals court did not resolve, and the question Akbar asked the justices to answer, was a technical question about who prescribes the case-specific "aggravating factors" that, according to the Supreme Court, must be found to be present in an individual case to support imposition of a death sentence.

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Trump praises Pence -- and takes credit for his debate performance

Richmond Times Dispatch political reporter and columnist Jeff Schapiro agreed, but said Kaine still achieved his goal. By Wednesday, the hashtag #ThatMexicanThing was trending across social media, and a visit to thatmexicanthing.com redirects to Hillary Clinton's campaign website.

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Giants win 13-inning thriller to force Game 4 with Cubs

Held to two hits over eight innings by Matt Moore , the Cubs trailed 5-2 before coming back against a beleaguered bullpen that sabotaged San Francisco one last time . Big homer for him". Arrieta had two home runs in the regular season, tied for third most in the majors for a pitcher behind Bumgarner and the Mets' Noah Syndergaard (three apiece).

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TV viewership down for 2nd Clinton-Trump debate

In the informal survey conducted by phone the day after Sunday's presidential debate , many women said they were appalled by the 2005 video in which Trump bragged of kissing and groping women without consent. Sunday's debate, moderated tightly by CNN's Anderson Cooper and ABC News' Martha Raddatz , was dominated early by questions surrounding Trump's lewd conversation with Billy Bush in a recently resurfaced " Access Hollywood " outtake.

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Ohio Republican Party chairman says Donald Trump's campaign is on life support

In another split on the Republican ticket, Trump in the debate said he didn't share Pence's view that Russian provocations in Syria should "be met with American strength". "I do not find that in the other side", she said. On the debate stage, Clinton did not respond directly to Trump's accusations about her husband or her own role, but was blistering in her condemnation of his predatory comments about women in the tape released Friday.

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Texas A&M outlasts Tennessee in 2OT thriller despite another huge Vols comeback

The game followed a familiar script for Tennessee . But after seeing the result, it's easy to remember that Kamara was unstoppable in the fourth quarter and that the Vols defense, down to their third and fourth-stringers, was completely helpless against the A&M attack.

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Trump Goes On Tirade Against Paul Ryan, Republicans

A third tweet indicated that he was now on his own in his campaign for the presidency, and he followed with a tweet praising Democrats for their loyalty to their own candidates. Other Republicans have pushed back at Ryan, calling for party unity heading into Election Day and urging their colleagues to support Trump. Ryan, the speaker of the House of Representatives, said he would not defend Trump or campaign for him after the uproar over the NY businessman's sexually aggressive ...

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Georgia-South Carolina game pushed to Sunday

The "Dawgs true freshman sensation has finally emerged as "the guy" at quarterback, as many expected he would this season". We'll be back with more details on this still-evolving story later. He'll be ready to go in this next clash between two SEC rivals. Perry Orth has chipped in with 88 passing yards and an interception after two quarters of play.

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Obama says Trump lacks temperament, judgment to be president

But other, more conservative lawmakers said Ryan was making a mistake, and essentially handing the White House to Clinton. ESPN's "The Undefeated" hosted the town hall meeting, "A Conversation with the President: Sports, Race & Achievement", which was scheduled to air at 10 p.m.

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Though Matthew is 'off the map,' its effects continue to devastate NC

An angry Gov. Pat McCrory asked his citizens to stop refusing evacuation orders and driving around barricades blocking flooded roads. McCrory said 334 rescue workers risked their lives carrying out 877 rescues overnight. Rescuers still had not made it to all the submerged cars or figured out exactly how many people are missing or dead, county Emergency Management Director Stephanie Chavis said.

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Donald Trump's body language during debate raises social media eyebrows

Confronted with contradictions in his position and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence's comments on whether the US should be ready to use force to protect civilians in the war in Syria, Trump bluntly rebuked his running mate. He did settle a lawsuit with one of the women who claimed harassment. Last week, Pence said the US military should be ready to strike Syrian military targets are President Bashar Assad's command.

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Clinton, Gore reunite to campaign on climate change

In a joint address in Miami , Clinton and Gore repeatedly hammered the Republican nominee for his stance on climate change and his belief that global warming is a hoax initiated by the Chinese . "Take it from me, elections matter", he said in 2008, endorsing Senator Barack Obama. Clinton and Trump see climate change far differently. In early 2016, Clinton's aides said they felt that Trump's comments about Latinos, African-Americans and women would boost turnout in those communities, ...

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Explosion kills firefighter, injures 10 at Bronx, NY home

Of the six people injured, four were police officers. They say he may have ties to the home that was possibly being used in an illegal drug operation. A man believed to have rented the exploded home was being questioned by police. O'Neill said investigators found marijuana inside the house. "Three o'clock in the morning, when you come back from a run, sit down, and Mike Fahy would break out the guitar and start to play something", Augier said.

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Prosecutors to charge Sheriff Joe Arpaio with criminal contempt

In August, U.S. District Judge G. Murray Snow referred Arpaio, Chief Deputy Jerry Sheridan, Capt. Steve Bailey and defense attorney Michele Iafrate to be charged with criminal contempt of court. Judge Bolton wants a sentencing cap of 6 months on the charge, which would make it a misdemeanor contempt charge. The charge comes only one day before early voting is set to start in the election.

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Accused driver facing domestic assault charge

In this still image from video provided by WCAX-TV, a worker attaches a wrecker cable to a vehicle on Interstate 89 early Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016, in Williston, Vt ., after a wrong-way driver caused a crash just before midnight that killed. The man accused of driving the wrong way on a Vermont interstate, crashing into a auto and killing five high school students is facing a domestic assault charge.

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Pro Athletes Say Donald Trump's 'Locker Room Talk' Isn't A Thing

Since these recordings were released, tens of thousands of women have begun tweeting their experiences of sexual assault and rape using the hashtag #notokay . "'Grab them by the p***y' isn't talk from any locker room I've ever been in". "He was in a TV interview". Oakland Athletics baseball pitcher Sean Doolittle wrote , "As an athlete I've been in locker rooms my entire adult life and uh, that's not locker room talk ".

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Trump unleashes ranting tweetstorm at 'disloyal' Republicans

Pence might have become unpopular in his home state of in over the last couple of years of his governorship, but he is a conventional Republican politician, a former seven-term congressman who was at one time the third-highest ranking member of the GOP caucus in the House of Representatives.

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WikiLeaks Reveals Which GOP Candidates Had Hillary Quaking in Her Boots

Adam Green, co-founder of the Progressive Change Campaign Committee, said the speech transcript highlight where Clinton was on trade and Wall Street rather than where she wound up after a campaign in which she was pushed by Sanders and other progressives.


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