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Raiders CB Sean Smith downplays matchup against former team

His two rushing attempts totaled 7 yards and he was targeted once but an Alex Smith pass fell incomplete. Smith started 2016 a bit slow for Oakland , but has come into his own over the past couple weeks. If you would like to receive an email each time a new Kansas City Chiefs article is published, fill out our email notification form . "We had something special over there", Smith told Chiefs Digest .

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Kenseth leads JGR power in Sprint Cup qualifying at Kansas

There is a school of thought that when a driver wins the opening race of a Chase round, the opportunity is greater for multiple victories because the pressure of preserving points as a means of advancement is gone. Last year: Joey Logano won the fall event at Kansas as part of a three-race winning streak. Speedway President Clay Campbell called the lights an "insurance policy".

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Man charged with second-degree murder in teens' crash death

Police say 36-year-old Steven Bourgoin crashed into the teens' auto in Williston, then, while an officer was trying to pull one of the victims from the burning vehicle, Bourgoin allegedly stole the officer's police cruiser before crashing it into at least seven other vehicles late Saturday night.

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Students create memorial for students killed in crash

Steven Bourgoin, 36, is now listed in fair condition at University of Vermont Medical Center, as of Tuesday. Police said 36-year-old Steven Bourgoin crashed into the teens' auto in Williston, then stole a police cruiser before crashing it into at least seven other vehicles late Saturday night.

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Palmieri doesn't recognize controversial email about Catholics

Clinton won the Democratic presidential nomination in July of this year. It was fiercely opposed by Bernie Sanders, Clinton's rival in the Democratic primary elections to pick the party's presidential nominee. "That would seem like a private comment that she didn't intend to become public". Rather, they are hacks of the emails of John Podesta , her campaign chairman and longtime henchman.

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Donald Trump uses Wikileaks emails for attack on Hillary Clinton

Joshua Dyck. "These vicious claims about me, of inappropriate conduct with women, are totally and absolutely false". Hillary Clinton says Donald Trump was trying to "stalk" her on the debate stage last weekend. Trump on a topic like this is risky", the Trump campaign's senior communications adviser Jason Miller said in a statement. Trump has implied and come close to saying outright - several times - that the women who have accused him of groping and other forced activity are too ...

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Child abducted in Florida possibly spotted in Kentucky

The suspect, West Hogs , is in custody. A nurse recognized the girl from the Amber Alerts and notified police who stopped the man from escaping out of the parking garage. Rebecca and Hogs was recorded on surveillance video Saturday evening at a gas station in Forsythe, Georgia, about 400 miles from her home, investigators said.

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NY Times: No libel, no retraction

He referred to one woman who says Trump groped her on a plane many years ago as "that awful woman", and went on to demean her looks. The New York Times said Thursday that it stands by its story about two women who say Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump made inappropriate advances, and rebutted claims by a lawyer for Trump that the story is libelous.

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Wikileaks Releases Democratic Campaign Hacked Emails

Leaked emails show that Hillary Clinton's campaign officials boasted about getting favorable news coverage from compliant journalists, received political advice from cozy reporters and circulated the names of journalists who were "friendly" to the candidate.

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Powerful Hurricane Matthew threatens Haiti

The hurricane earlier had been projected to move closer to Jamaica , but the risk to the island seems to have diminished somewhat. It is now being dubbed as a Category 4 storm with winds of 145 miles per hour. The centre of the storm is expected to pass over south-west Haiti today before heading to another land mass in eastern Cuba. A tropical storm warning is in effect for the Dominican Republic from Barahona westward to the border with Haiti and a tropical storm watch is in effect ...

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The World Applauds Bob Dylan

Dylan had been mentioned in the Nobel speculation for years, but few experts expected the academy to extend the prestigious award to a genre such as popular music. "It is a message to parents who do not encourage their children to opt their career in music", he said.Rishi Agnihotri of Four Frets Band finds Bob's songs appealing.

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Man who shot Boston officers has ties to Cobb County

According to police, the roommates may have been fighting over the thermostat, but there likely were other issues. When police arrived, Figueroa fired on them "with what Commissioner William Evans called a 'tactical shotgun'". Figueroa was also the founder and CEO of Code Blue Protection Corp , a company offering a long list of security service needs such as security officers, bodyguards, security monitoring systems, and close personal protection among other things.

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I'll Have Special Prosecutor For Clinton Email, 'You'd Be In Jail'

While the Wisconsin Republican did not formally rescind his own tepid endorsement of Trump, he told lawmakers they were free to do just that and fight for their own re-election. And I was so surprised to see him sign on with the devil. "I'm over the whole Monica Lewinsky thing", he said of the White House intern at the center of the 42nd president's 1998 impeachment.

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Bridgegate: Defense presses Christie's former counsel

Gramiccioni testified Tuesday at the trial of Bridget Kelly and Bill Baroni that the Republican governor gathered top aides in December 2013 and expressed disappointment "in a thunderous tone". Fort Lee was plunged into four days of gridlock during the week of September 9, 2013. Kelly also is expected to take the stand in coming weeks. Kelly and Baroni face nine counts of conspiracy, misusing agency property, wire fraud and violating the civil rights of Fort Lee residents to travel freely.

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Medical Examiner Releases Terrence Crutcher Autopsy Report

A toxicology report released by the Oklahoma State Medical Examiner's Office found Terence Crutcher had 96 nanograms per milliliter of phencyclidine , or PCP, in his bloodstream, according to the Tulsa World . Kiesel added that attempts to justify Crutcher's killing by citing the PCP in his system is dehumanizing, and instills "genuine fear in the hearts of people of color across our nation", Courthouse News reported.

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Attorney: PCP doesn't justify police shooting

Police say Tulsa officer Shelby fired the fatal shot that killed Terence Crutcher on September 16, 2016. A preliminary hearing date is set for late November. Shelby and her attorneys say she feared for her life before firing the shots. Police said Crutcher was zapped with a stun gun before Shelby fired on him once.

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No. 19 Sooners don't expect to blow out Kansas State again

They are undefeated in the Big 12 with wins over TCU and Texas. The Big 12 Free Play is on Oklahoma -13 over the Kansas St Wildcats . "That happens now because there's 10 teams and it's a round robin, if you add a couple teams then you can no longer play round robin", Huggins said in an interview with The News Record .

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Big 12 contenders West Virginia, Kansas State hit the road

But they didn't. And they looked pretty good on offense . Kansas State will begin its 2016-17 season with an exhibition game on Friday, Nov. 4, against Washburn at 5:30 p.m. OU is coming off a high scoring 45-40 win over Texas, where they racked up 672 yards of total offense . On the other, they've needed all that firepower to offset some bad decisions and all-around sloppy play.

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After the scandal, Wells Fargo's damage becomes apparent

But at Wells' 6,000 USA branches, there are signs that customers are backing away, even though the bank says it clamped down on the abuses over a year ago. In addition, referrals for mortgages from Wells' retail branches were down 24 percent from August. Senior executives who have forfeited compensation over the scandal include John Stumpf, who resigned as CEO Wednesday and gave up $41 million in stock.

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India foils Kashmir attack, kills three suspected militants, police say

Pak also said it strongly condemns the continued Indian brutalities in Kashmir where over 110 civilians are dead and over 15,000 injured. Although Kirby said the United States will not intervene in the Kashmir issue , he asked both the Indian and Pakistani governments to reach a consensus and resolve the tension through "meaningful dialogue".

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NTSB: Conn. plane crash was intentional act

The wreckage of the plane remained on Main Street in East Hartford on Wednesday. The crash killed a student pilot and seriously injured the instructor when the plane hit a utility pole and caught fire. East Hartford Mayor Marcia Leclerc told BuzzFeed News that Prevalla spoke to investigators at the hospital. Public records show Freitekh had been living in Orland Hills, Illnois.

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Recalled Samsung phone catches fire on plane

A Galaxy Note 7 phone began popping and smoking on Wednesday morning aboard a Southwest Airlines , causing the evacuation of the plane while it was still on the ground . It began producing a "thick grey-green angry smoke" and he dropped it on the floor. A Samsung representative said, "There is no evidence that this incident is related to the new Note7".

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The New York Times rejects Trump's libel claims

According to the latest details, four women have come forward with their accounts of how Trump either groped them or forcibly kissed them back in the days. Jill Harth Houraney, a former Trump beauty pageant business associate, filed a $125 million lawsuit in 1997 against Trump alleging that on January 24, 1993 at Trump's Florida estate, Mar-a-Lago, Trump "forcibly removed plaintiff to a bedroom, whereupon defendant subjected plaintiff to defendant's unwanted sexual advances".

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Meet Hillary's Basket of Deplorable Anti-Christian Bigots

It further complains that numerous "most powerful elements of the conservative movement are all Catholic (many converts) from the [Supreme Court] and think tanks to the media and social groups". "Their rich friends wouldn't understand if they became evangelicals", she said. They have also said that Wikileaks is a Russian front that hopes to aid Donald Trump's election hopes and that not all the emails could be authenticated.

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Missiles fired from Houthi-held Yemen land near United States warship

Yemen has been engulfed by civil war since 2014, when the Houthi rebel forces overthrew the then president Addrabbuh Mansur Hadi. On October 1, the Houthis launched a missile at a UAE civilian vessel while it was in the Bab Al Mandab strait, injuring crewmen.

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Mike Pence Campaigns in Newton, Discusses Trump Scandal and Clinton

Pence went on to say of Sunday night, "When she was asked about that on television, and give the moderators some credit - she was asked about it last night, we got a lecture about Abraham Lincoln". Like we liked it. "He brought us back to the task at hand", King said. "Hillary Clinton used high technology to erase the 18 thousand emails". Pence will hold a rally Tuesday afternoon at the Des Moines Area Community College campus in Newton, then speak at the Scott County GOP Annual Reagan ...

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Trump's Campaign Should Stand Against US Mainstream Media 'Slander, Lies'

Weeks later Trump called to invite her to meet him at a hotel, she said, and during their meeting he became sexually aggressive, kissing her open mouthed and touching her breast. He says you "can't automatically assume" the hacked emails are real. "There will be more evidence coming out" to prove Trump's innocence, Pence said.

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WVU men's basketball picked to finish 2nd in Big 12

Baylor won 22 games in 2015-16, recording the eighth 20-win season in the last nine years, and the Bears have averaged 23.8 wins per season since 2007-08. It's a lot just on one play, especially covering those young guys. "If you do your assignments, you know, wrap up and just get them down, they'll go down if you hit them hard".

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Military unaware of the release of some Chibok girls - Defence Headquarters

The extremist group published a video in August apparently showing recent footage of dozens of the kidnapped girls, and said some had been killed in air strikes. A spokeswoman for the International Committee of the Red Cross , Elodie Schindler, confirmed that the ICRC helped transfer the 21 girls to safety.

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Colin Kaepernick can choose to be free agent after year

Kaepernick started 47 consecutive regular-season games - plus a 4-2 playoff record - before getting benched. I'll take the Buffalo Bills to win this game at home by double digits. Schematically we're not going to change our entire offense to do this. Fantasy Tip: McCoy facing defense that has allowed 100-yard rusher in each of past four games, including 157 yards and two touchdowns to Cardinals RB David Johnson.

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Jury deliberates Sean Phillips fate for 2nd day

The court said deliberations would continue after they returned. The prosecution rested its case Tuesday morning after calling a lead detective in the case back to the stand. "Clothes in a pocket do not prove beyond a reasonable doubt that there was a death or there was intent to kill", Glancy said. Judge Peter Wadel dropped that charge yesterday because he doesn't believe the facts of the case indicate Phillips meant to kill Katherine Phillips, who has become known as " Baby Kate ".

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'This Isn't Supposed to Happen,' Pastor says at Jacob Hall's Memorial

A 14-year-old suspect who also shot dead his own father has been charged with the crime. The church was filling up an hour before Jacob Hall's funeral Wednesday. While Townville Elementary students won't return to school until Thursday, students from the district's five other schools were excused from class to attend Jacob's funeral.

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Chargers hold on to beat Broncos

He was later diagnosed with a complex migraine and sat out this week. The team that still may end up in Los Angeles was sent to commercial limbo when CBS inadvertently flipped a switch in the middle of a play during Thursday Night Football .

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New York Times rejects Trump's libel claims

One woman, Jessica Leeds, appeared on camera on The New York Times' website to recount how Trump grabbed her breasts and tried to put his hand up her skirt on a flight from the Midwest to New York in or around 1980. The Times published her account of Trump allegedly forcing himself upon her aboard a plane headed to NY on Wednesday. Now, a number of women have reached out to the media to call him a liar.

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Voting in November 8 election has started; voting centers open

Williams said any registered voter may vote by absentee ballot in any election in which he/she is eligible to vote. The adjustment doesn't affect potential voters registering and casting ballots during early in-person voting October 20 until November 5.


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