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Republicans in turmoil over Donald Trump remarks

John McCain, R-Ariz., and other GOP elected officials as the extraordinary turbulence within the Republican Party intensified four weeks from Election Day. I think I'm not outspoken at all. The Politico/Morning Consult poll showed that 74 percent of Republican voters, who were interviewed after the " Access Hollywood " scandal broke, said their party should keep supporting Trump.

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Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf to resign in wake of scandal

Stumpf will also relinquish his title as chairman. He will be replaced by Timothy Sloan, president and chief operating officer, who was his expected successor. So far the tab has been relatively small: Wells agreed to a $190 million settlement last month, representing less than 1 percent of its annual earnings.

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Twitter account for Clinton aide John Podesta apparently hacked

Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman, John Podesta, says the FBI is investigating whether Russian Federation was behind a hack on his private email . "Goal would be to cauterize this just enough so it plays out over the weekend and dies in the short term", Merrill wrote on March 6, 2015.

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Missing Lakeland girl found in Tennessee

Tennessee declined to issue an Amber Alert , Judd said , because there was no evidence the girl was in Tennessee. A hospital nurse recognized Hogs and Rebecca. At first, the alert was only issued for East Tennessee. TBI officials said there are certain steps that must be in place before they issue an alert, and in this situation, like all others, they were just following policy.

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Trump steps up attacks on Ryan, says 'shackles' are off

Donald Trump lashed out Tuesday at House Speaker Paul Ryan and others in the so-called Republican establishment for distancing themselves from his campaign over lewd comments he made about women in a decade-old tape. "That's a mistake. that drags the entire ticket down", he said in an interview with CNN. That sparked a barrage of venomous tweets from Trump and warnings from some House Republicans that they might oppose the re-election of Ryan, R-Wis., as speaker.

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Two police officers shot and wounded in east Boston

At approximately 10:51 Wednesday night the officers responded to a 911 call for a domestic incident with the possibility of a person being armed with a gun. "All of our officers exhibited extreme courage and bravery in a situation that we all too often never know what to expect and that is a domestic call", Evans said.

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Voter registration extended 6 more days in Florida because of Hurricane Matthew

The state's voter registration deadline will now be extended from Tuesday to Wednesday at 5 p.m. local time in order to give Floridians displaced or otherwise burdened by the storm more time to register. "[Voter registration groups] need to turn in their work each day to allow us to process the work as quickly as we can", said Orange County Supervisor of Elections Bill Cowles.

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Apprentice creator won't release any Trump footage

Mark Burnett and MGM, which owns Burnett's production company, said in a joint statement Monday they can not release the recordings. The statement also goes on to say that Burnett never threatened to sue anyone who happened to hypothetically leak any of this hypothetical toxic verbal waste, and that Burnett is an active Democrat.

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Rescued After Sailboat Capsizes in San Francisco Bay

He was unconscious and not breathing when he was taken from the water, said Fire Department Assistant Chief Bob Postel. Twenty-seven adults and three children were on board 34-foot Khaleesi that sank and had trapped some people under the hull, fire officials and Coast Guard spokeswoman Lt.

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Georgia-South Carolina Game Moved To Sunday

But instead of heading to Columbia controlling its destiny toward winning the SEC East Division title, Georgia will face the Gamecocks hoping simply to remain in the SEC's upper tier. The game will still be played in SC. UPDATE: Kickoff on Sunday will be at 2:30 p.m. EDT according to a news release from the University of SC. The school and the Southeastern Conference announced Thursday night that the game would be played at 2:30 p.m.

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Top Hillary Clinton aide links Trump campaign to Russian email hacking

De Blasio also said he would offer "lots of praise for Hillary and her increasingly clear, strong agenda" but would "praise bernie's ideas if asked". The emails also showed the Clinton campaign's apparent influence over certain media outlets.

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LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Nats in Game 5; Indians set rotation

And I knew that if we didn't get him - we had him on the ropes early in the first inning, and I knew if we didn't get him and the shadows came in, it was going to be very, very hard to see. "This year, it's coming to fruition". Scherzer pitched Game #1 of the series against last night's Game #4 starter Clayton Kershaw ultimately losing the decision after allowing four runs over six innings of work.

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Trump begins spending on television ads in Wisconsin

Trump is airing several different ads in Wisconsin. Clinton linked her father's career experience as the quintessential achievement of the American dream, She said that the middle class holds the key to the growth of the nation and that's what her Government would focus on- improving the opportunities for the middle class.

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Officials Say A Deadly Connecticut Plane Crash Was An "Intentional Act"

They say he is originally from Albania and now lives in Hartford. The official said, however, that Freitekh was not known to United States intelligence agencies. Tonight, the mayor and police are making it clear that Freitek never lived in the bedroom community, even though he listed an Orland Hills neighborhood as his address on his pilot's license application.

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Nevada senate passes Las Vegas stadium bill

The venue could house the Raiders. "I personally believe that if we lose this opportunity, it will be one of the most heartbreaking mistakes we've ever made". It would yield $750 million for the stadium and $420 million for the convention center. Here is what the most recent version of the bill says. The raised funds would also go toward improving the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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Ohioans can start casting votes in presidential election

This includes 17,300 requests from military and overseas voters whose absentee ballots started going out on September 24. Merrill said to obtain an absentee ballot, registered CT voters can download an application from the Secretary of the State's website (www.sots.CT.gov) or local town websites, or they can contact their local town clerk's office to pick up an application in-person or receive one through the mail.

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Mike Pence Shuts Down Supporter For Spewing The Same Nonsense Trump Does

Pence said Trump will cut taxes for working families, small businesses and family farms and will lower business taxes. Since Donald Trump seems to be in a full-on fight with the Republican Party right now, and especially with those who are deemed part of the establishment, O'Donnell asked the Indiana Governor if he feels the party is in crisis right now.

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Police departments around the country are cracking down on creepy clowns

Police in Utah have warned residents that it is not legal to shoot "random clowns" following an increased number of clown sightings across the country. When we think of clowns, we think of the friendly, silly, and amusing characters that bring joy and laughter to just about everyone. The women say the most frustrating thing about the hysteria is that it tarnishes the image of professional clowns which affects business.

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Small plane crashes while trying to land at CT airport

A small plane that crashed on a busy CT street Tuesday, killing one, was brought down by an "intentional act", safety officials said Wednesday. The flight instructor, who survived the crash, told first responders and investigators he got into an altercation with the student pilot, which resulted in a struggle in the cockpit, a U.S.

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LeBron slams Trump's 'locker room talk' defense, Brady stays silent

National Basketball Association champion LeBron James isn't trying to hear explanations for Donald Trump's leaked crude female comments. "You can do anything". "I've got a mother-in-law, my mom, a wife and a daughter and those conversations just don't go on in our locker room". James explained that in his locker room, talk centred on sports highlights from the previous night, game strategies and family.

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Millions of N.Carolina chickens die in Hurricane Matthew floods

In Kinston, where the Neuse River is expected to peak on Saturday just shy of the Floyd record, Mayor B.J. Murphy warned residents on Wednesday not to be fooled by the attractive fall weather and clear skies. Caroline Kahn collects gallon jugs of water at the foot of 3rd Street in Lumberton, N.C., from floodwaters caused by rain from Hurricane Matthew to use for their plumbing needs Wednesday, Oct.

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Tom Brady stops any Trump questioning at news conference

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has always been considered a Trump supporter. "There'd be a putting green on the White House lawn, I know that". "We're just in such an interesting political climate right now", Spencer said. "I don't know where he (gets) that from". With all this coming to light, I can not understand the fathers who continue to support him.

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Feds dole out $5M for Hurricane Matthew relief

Obama then approved a similar declaration for SC, where Matthew made landfall at the weekend. And officials remain concerned about Kinston, where significant flooding was already occurring from the Neuse River, which is expected to crest at about 27 feet (8 metres) at the weekend, just shy of the Floyd record.

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Mayor Presents Budget 'Unlike Any Other'

The mayor's proposed budget includes almost $134 million for previously announced addition of 970 Chicago police officers to address the city's increase in violence. The budget also provides new investments in technology, including body cameras, to help our police be more effective in solving and preventing crime.

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Activists clash with Portland police as council OKs contract

Portland police say they have increased the number of protesters arrested at City Hall from nine to 10. Various groups, including Don't Shoot Portland and Black Lives Matter, decried the approved contract for a lack of police accountability.

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Billy Bush's departure from NBC now matter of "when", not "if"

Many believed that NBC was guilty of overcompensating, so as not to appear at odds with a candidate who was never expected to become a major party nominee, and whom the network butted heads with early in his primary run. Bush had only joined the "Today" team as co-anchor of its 9 a.m. hour in August. Bush has been suspended from his hosting duties. The tape, which became public late last week, was recorded in 2005 when Bush was co-host of NBC's entertainment show " Access Hollywood ".

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Obama says Trump's comments on women disqualifying

Obama also criticised some Republicans who have condemned the remarks but are still backing the NY businessman. Campaigning on behalf of Hillary Clinton in North Carolina , Obama said the Republican presidential nominee is unfit "for a job at 7-Eleven", let alone the presidency.

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Hackers breach Clinton campaign chairman's Twitter account

Donald Trump's new campaign strategy: Curb Clinton vote . The Clinton campaign has never formally verified the authenticity of the emails, the first of which were released Friday. In Moscow, Russian President Vladimir Putin insisted his country was not involved in an effort to influence the USA presidential election. Clinton spokesman Glen Caplin criticized the email hacking.

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New poll shows Clinton, Trump, McMullin virtually tied in Utah

While the Utah state GOP remained defiant, with state party chairman James Evans reaffirming his support for the NY businessman, the loss of support from prominent Utah Republicans could partly explain Trump's sliding poll numbers there.

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Nicolas Cage hunts Osama Bin Laden in the Army Of One trailer

Armed with only a single sword purchased from a home-shopping network, Gary travels to Pakistan to complete his mission. One such example is offbeat comedy Army Of One. The satirical comedy puts a wild spin on Faulkner's adventure - a quest he was directed by God to undertake, he claims - and offers what appears to be a pretty great one-two punch of weird, real-world story and one of the best actors you're going to get to play a character this eccentric.

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Boat carrying 30 capsizes off San Francisco

Thirty people, including three children, were trapped after a boat capsized near San Francisco but all were safe, the US Guard said. Another boy, who is the same age, was also taken to hospital, but his condition has been downgraded from critical to stable.

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Burnett & MGM silent on why no 'Apprentice' Tapes release

In his statement , Burnett says: "Given all of the false media reports, I feel compelled to clarify a few points". It's "total bullshit" that producers can't release tapes from Donald Trump's reality show " The Apprentice " for contractual reasons, says billionaire media mogul Barry Diller.

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LA County Sends Vote-By-Mail Ballots for November Election

Here is the mail-in registration form . The voter registration deadline in North Carolina is quickly approaching. Some blank applications were mailed out to voters by the political parties and have already been processed. weekdays October 24 through October 28; 8 a.m.to 7 p.m. weekdays October 31 through November 4; 8 a.m.to 4 p.m. You should also vote on the less exciting but equally important local races and ballot initiatives, etc.

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Early voting start brings queues of voters in some counties

In effect, everything moved up a month. Voter registration has reached an all-time high in Bexar County. Voting is now officially under way here in the Treasure State. Below are the early voting times and locations. If you can make it to the polls on Election Day, that is always preferable. Secretary of the State Denise Merrill announced Wednesday that absentee ballots are now available to registered CT voters who will be unable to get to their polling places to cast a ballot on ...

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Trump aide: Threat to jail Clinton was 'quip'

The poll , conducted on October 8-10, follows another NBC/Wall Street Journal poll taken after the leak of a 2005 video that shows Trump joking about groping women without their consent. "His consistent attacks on Hillary Clinton and her husband gave an overall effect of negativity which shrouds both candidates". Indian American, Shalabh Kumar of the Republican Hindu Coalition said Trump won the debate.


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