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Hillary Clinton's Wikipedia page vandalized, replaced with pornographic image

Leaders on both sides of the political spectrum worry this rhetoric, which supporters sometimes repeat in interviews, undermines the democratic process. Trump's attacks came after campaign manager Kellyanne Conway earlier in the week highlighted a Clinton tweet that said "every survivor of sexual assault deserves to be heard, believed, and supported".

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Chelsea bomber pleads not guilty to attempted murder of cops

Rahimi appeared via video from his hospital bed in Newark. He is suspected of leaving explosive devices in New Jersey and Manhattan the weekend before his capture. He is facing separate federal terrorism charges. In addition, Rahimi is suspected of planting five other bombs that were discovered late Sunday near the train station in Elizabeth, New Jersey.

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Dakota Access Pipeline: Senators Ask Obama to Order Environmental Impact Statement

It said that until there is full and meaningful tribal consultation, all pipeline permits and easements should be revoked or deleted. The $3.7 billion Dakota Access Pipeline, measuring 1,170 miles when finished would transport 470,000 barrels of oil a day across four states.

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Watch Donald Trump's apology for comments made in 2005 video

Donald Trump unleashed a torrent of Twitter attacks Tuesday on the party he hopes to lead to the White House, threatening to plunge Republicans into an all-out conflict with just four weeks remaining until Election Day. By Sunday evening, more than three dozen elected Republicans had announced that they will not vote for Trump. A full list of states we consider potential battlegrounds is below.

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Ohio State rallies to beat Wisconsin in OT

But they still have to approach the season one game at a time. The Ohio State defense looked off in the first half. Not only is Hornibrook throwing against one of the nation's best defensive backfields, he's also facing a deep and talented Ohio State defensive line capable of generating pressure with its front four.

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Ryan, Walker will be elsewhere when Trump comes to Wisconsin

On Monday, Ryan told House Republicans in a conference call that he will spend the remaining weeks until Election Day working to keep GOP control of his chamber, and do nothing to help Trump . She said she later contacted Trump about a job. That call came after the revelation of a 2005 video showing Trump making crude remarks about forcing himself physically on women.

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Trump claims Clinton used drugs at debate

It's an interesting tact for him to take before this third debate, seeing as how his near-constant sniffling at the last two debates has prompted wide speculation that he had snorted something. Correct the Record, a pro-Clinton rapid response group, criticized Trump and accused him of peddling "more conspiracy theories about his opponents health".

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18 homes destroyed in northern Nevada wildfire

A rainbow arches over the Little Valley Fire, Friday, Oct. 14, 2016, in Washoe Lake, Nev. This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. Road Closures include Highway 89 from Camp Richardson to Meeks Bay. Winds gusting up to 76 miles per hour are fueling a 750-acre wildfire that's burning out of control south of Reno, forcing evacuations, closing roads and schools and leaving thousands without power.

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Trees, power lines come down in Northwest storm

The storm is moving north and expected to rake Washington later Saturday. Seattle has posted two days of rain totaling 3.11 inches (7.9 cm) from a first round of Songda, more than an inch more than totals for July through September, the weather service said .During a gap on Friday between storm systems, the OR coastal communities of Manzanita and Oceanside were hit by two waterspouts that came ashore as tornadoes.

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The 5 types of Republican voters in the Donald Trump era

But any attempt to replace Trump on the ballot this close to Election Day would face huge legal and logistical hurdles. 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.

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New Wells Fargo CEO Could Bring Positive Changes to Charlotte

Amid a growing chorus of hectoring critics, Wells Fargo Chairman and CEO John Stumpf has called it quits. Other Senate Democrats, including Bernie Sanders and Mazie K. In September, the bank struck a settlement with government regulators, paying $185 million to settle claims that it created millions of unwanted accounts to meet sales goals.

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Wisconsin stands firm on requirements for early voting

Applicants must be 18 years old by Election Day and be USA citizens. You also may be able to do so at a library in your county. "Voter registration is up since the May primary", Queen said. Voters can also search their street address to find their polling place and see their full ballot. Absentee ballots are only available to registered voters.

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie faces criminal summons over bridge closure

Evidence indicates that Christie's deputy chief of staff at the time, Bridget Anne Kelly, directed one of Christie's appointees to the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey to close two of the three toll lanes feeding the bridge from the Fort Lee side, causing a massive traffic jam, as retaliation.

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WikiLeaks Reveals Clinton Campaign's Concern about Emails with President Obama

In another leaked email , Podesta assured a liberal activist that groups like Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good and Catholics United had been created to promote a more progressive approach to Catholicism. This whole effort is led by the Russians. On Russian relations, Clinton said she wishes she could "continue to build a more positive relationship with Russia ".

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Lindsay rushes for 219 yards as Colorado defeats Arizona State

Offensively, Colorado football is averaging 306.3 yards in passing and 198.2 yards in rushing . After quarterback Troy Williams ran for an 8-yard touchdown to extend Utah's lead, the Beavers scored on Marcus McMaryion's 14-yard pass to Hunter Jarmon.

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Claflin students die in I-77 wreck in Richland County

Troopers say they are still investigating why the SUV crossed the median near the Killian Road exit around 5:40 p.m. Thursday. Jackson and Pendergrass, who each rode in the front seat, were wearing their seat belts. University president Dr. Henry Tisdale said despite the loss of life, he hopes students learn something from the tragedy. He also noted the university's prayers are with the family and friends of the victim.

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Hurricane Matthew leaves behind flooding, devastation

Some 61,500 people remain in shelters, according to officials who said that the storm had hit fragile coastal villages, some of which were only now being contacted. During the past few hours, Myrtle Beach has reported a wind gust of 74 mph (119 km/h) and CORMP buoy 41024 has reported a wind gust of 67 mph (108 km/h).

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Gary Johnson asks Bernie Sanders voters to give him another look

Both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are unpopular with American voters, though Clinton has surged ahead of Trump in the polls largely due to a number of women accusing the GOP candidate of sexual misconduct. Sanders, who has been stumping for Clinton and for down-ballot candidates with a warning against casting " protest votes ", took one swing at Johnson this week.

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Gunfire at Los Angeles restaurant leaves 3 dead

Two of the wounded were released and the others remain hospitalized with wounds are not considered life-threatening. The shooting was apparently triggered by an argument in the restaurant, which was operating out of a converted house. Three people died at the scene. He said that there were around 50 people inside the place. Investigators were snapping photographs and scouring the ground in an area around the site.

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No. 11 Baylor still undefeated after 49-7 win over Kansas

We have to deal with the here and now". The Baylor Bears play the Kansas Jayhawks today in a Big 12 conference rivalry game today on the college football schedule. KU needs a win in one of its next six away games to avoid tying the record of 44 straight set by the Mountaineers from 1926-36. Kansas has looked a little bit plucky at points this year, but the Jayhawks still haven't beaten anyone except bad FCS team Rhode Island in their opener, after which students feebly rushed the ...

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Bills Prepare for 49ers, Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick will certainly be better, but he hasn't shown much recently to suggest he's the long-term answer at quarterback. The Niners are 2-8-1 ATS in their last 11 against a team with a winning record, 0-4 ATS in their last four road games, and 1-5 in their last six following a loss while the Bills are 5-1 in their last six ATS on turf, 5-1 ATS in their last six home games, and 5-2 in their last seven ATS overall.

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Donald Trump says Hillary Clinton has RIGGED US Presidential election

Donald Trump kept up his unprecedentedly aggressive campaign rhetoric Saturday, saying opponent Hillary Clinton should be in jail and that the media is trying to "rig" the election by reporting on numerous women who have accused him of unwanted sexual advances.

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Gunbattle at LA restaurant leaves 3 dead, 12 wounded

Investigators found different types of shell casings at the scene, leading them to believe at least one person returned fire, he said. LAPD Sgt. Frank Preciado tells The Los Angeles Times (http://lat.ms/2diVuqZ ) that the restaurant was "a bloody scene with shell casings everywhere".

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Mike Pence To Campaign In Pensacola On Friday

Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence denied having any differences with running mate Donald Trump about USA policy in Syria after Trump appeared to contradict Pence's stance during Sunday's presidential debate. Trump has denied all the claims against him. Pence also lightly criticized his former colleague, current House Speaker Paul Ryan, for his public break with Trump after the release of the controversial " Access Hollywood " tape featuring Trump talking about women in ...

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Hillary Clinton in Detroit for first public appearance after debate

He saved special ire for House Speaker Paul Ryan, who told Republicans Monday he'll no longer campaign for Trump with four weeks to go before Election Day. Representatives from Clinton's campaign confirmed at the stop at Ohio State was the largest stop to date nationwide. The footage - which Trump put down to "locker room talk" in the debate - has caused a furor with top Republicans including John McCain dropping their endorsement for their candidate.

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US bans eyeglasses from passport, visa photos

Almost 200,000 photos submitted in 2015 were of "poor quality" and therefore caused applications to be put on hold. "This change will help eliminate glares and shadows that can lead to delays in processing visa and passport applications", explains an announcement on the State Department website.

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McConnell tells audience not to ask him about presidential race

The Republican candidate retweeted a woman who had in 1999 accused Clinton of raping her. Juanita Broaddrick (73) tweeted, "How many times must it be said?" Aaron Kall, director of debate at the University of MI, said Clinton "took no risks" during Sunday's session, and is "looking to run out the clock" as she leads Trump in the polls, both nationally and in several key battleground states.

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Trump un-invited to Wisconsin's fall festival, says Paul Ryan

Ryan is usually among friends at the annual 1st Congressional District Republican Party of Wisconsin Fall Fest in Elkhorn. The event was to be the first time that Ryan and Trump have campaigned together since the Republican National Convention.

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USA further lifts sanctions on Cuba

This means that one of the final vestiges of the Cold War is officially over, and we can all celebrate that fact by imbibing exotic spirits and tobacco. They had been barred from US ports for 180 days after visiting Cuba. The U.S. Cuba embargo law remains in effect, though, and can only be lifted by Congress.

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Emails show concern over Bill Clinton's Wall Street speech

WikiLeaks on Saturday released another tranche of emails allegedly linked to Hillary Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta, bringing the total to more than 11,000 emails released over the last eight days. We could get them to ask for that. In March 2015, an archive of her e-mails had been deleted and then wiped from the server with software called BleachBit by an employee of the company that maintained the server, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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Clemson football holds off NC State in thriller

Dayes led in receiving with 14 yards in three receptions while Bra'Lon Cherry had 13 yards in a catch. Gallman set Clemson's single-season rushing record with 1,527 yards previous year. Clemson ranks 106 nationally, they hang onto the football just over 26 minutes a game , though they do score quickly. Don't be surprised to see the Tigers slip a notch or two when the new Top 25 comes out Sunday.

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Donald Trump Thinks Hillary Clinton Is Getting High Before Debates

Kendall wrote in the email to Podesta, "Voila!" According to the emails, her staffers noted potential problems, including her statement to bank executives that "political reasons" factored into passing a law on bank reforms, and Clinton's flattering her audience by saying people in the banking industry know regulation issues better than anyone else.

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Virginia Downed By Pitt 45-31

The opening half unfolded nearly exactly the way the statistics said it would. Pitt takes the lead with 4 seconds left in the first half. After trailing 28-21 in the second quarter, Pittsburgh (5-2, 2-1) reeled off 24 unanswered points to gain control of the game before capturing the 14-point win.

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CEO of Backpage Arrested on Sex-Trafficking Charges

Under California law, pimping is defined as making money off prostitutes or soliciting customers for prostitution. The Dallas headquarters for Backpage was raided by authorities in conjunction with his arrest. In fact, in their report on the arrest and investigation the Office of the Attorney General for the State of California Department of Justice, led by Kamala Harris, outlined that almost all of Backpage's global income is derived from the "adult" sections, with the ads being posted and ...

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Clinton staffer doesn't recognize controversial email about Catholics

Trump has in recent weeks dramatically escalated his rhetoric into the FBI investigation into Clinton over the use of her private email server. "Stone pointed his finger at me, and said that I could expect some treatment that would expose me and ultimately sent out a tweet that said it would be my time in the barrel", Podesta said Tuesday night, according to Politico .


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