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Former Arkansas reporter accuses Bill Clinton of sexual assault

A former Arkansas reporter has come forward claiming she was sexually assaulted by Bill Clinton on three different occasions in 1980, just hours before Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump hit the stage at UNLV in Nevada to face off in the third and final presidential debate.

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MoU on the cards as Duterte visits China

He said that his administration would continue to work closely to maintain the excellent ties between the two countries. The South China Sea maritime disputes strained diplomatic and economic relations in recent years. But she said the talks could lead to new thinking and new programs. China would meddle with Mr Duterte's ties to the U.S. by extending generous economic inducements and offering a deal on the South China Sea, he said.

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Trevor Noah connects Donald Trump's 'rigged' election claims to reality TV

She will undoubtedly face questions about her emails, WikiLeaks and Benghazi, but she's handled all those questions before. Only 19 percent of Texans surveyed rated Trump as "very favorable" with 23 percent giving Clinton the same rating. Department of Homeland Security. "One of the great things about America's democracy is we have a vigorous, sometimes bitter, political contest, and when it's done, historically, regardless of party, the person who loses the election congratulates the ...

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U.S. High School Graduation Rate Hits All-Time High

The White House said the graduation rate has increased by about 4 percentage points since the 2010-11 school year. Between school years 2013-2014 and 2014-2015, the District of Columbia made the greatest amount of progress in the nation, improving its graduation rates by 7 percentage points.

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Faculty strike at state universities appears imminent

A contract has not been reached with the State System of Higher Education. "We need cooperation." No meetings are scheduled, he said. Before talks broke down, Pennsylvania Gov. Meanwhile, the State System said the professors are among the highest paid in the nation, ranking in the top 10 to 15 percent among their peers at similar public colleges and universities.

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Four San Francisco high school students shot

Local teenager Fernando Rodriguez told the San Francisco Chronicle he heard six "pops" before people started to flee the area. The San Francisco Unified School District said that the shooting was "an isolated incident outside of the school building, where one female student was targeted by outsiders", CNN News reported on Wednesday.

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Blast rocks Portland neighborhood, unclear if injuries

Initial reports indicated there are no fatalities. Gas explosion destroys building on NW 23rd in Portland. Here's the building pictured above before the blast. Residents in the area described feeling the percussion and their power going out. People in the area are being pushed back from the scene. A plume of smoke hung over the neighborhood.

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Chibok girls 'unwilling' to leave their captors

An estimated 220 female students were taken from their school in Chibok two years ago. It takes a village to raise a child, and we are an global community of mothers, sisters, aunts, and nieces who remain optimistic that the remaining girls who are still being held by Boko Haram will safely come home.

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'Space Jam' Returns To Theaters For Two Days For 20th Anniversary

Additionally, as many of you already know, Jordan Brand will also be celebrating Space Jam's 20th anniversary this year by releasing a new "Space Jam " Air Jordan 11 in December. It's a good time to be a Space Jam fan, with a sequel starring LeBron James in the works from director Justin Lin . The film will screen Sunday, Nov.

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Four shot outside San Francisco schools

Another victim walked into the Bayview police station. His injuries are said to be non-life threatening. Four male suspects wearing dark hoodies and jeans were seen running away from the area, Manfredi said. They are searching for four male suspects, who are now at large. Neighbor Lucy Recinos said she saw and heard the commotion as police arrived at the school.

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Los Angeles County sheriff says suspect executed sergeant

After being called to a residential burglary in Lancaster, California on Wednesday, L.A. County sheriff's sergeant Steve Owen was killed in the line of duty . Blanca Oseguera, 38, said she confronted him three weeks ago after he cursed at her daughters while smoking marijuana outside. The suspect ran to a home where two teenagers were inside.

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Coast Guard Helicopter Crew Rescues Missing Swimmer

Family members went to the beach when they did not return and called 911. A swimmer who was missing at sea off the coast of a beach in Ipswich, Massachusetts, for over four hours was rescued on the evening of October 18, 2016, according to police.

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What it would mean to build a U.S.-Mexico border wall

Customs and Border Protection. The DHS report comes only three weeks before the presidential election, with the immigration issue looming large. The spike in illegal border crossings, may also indicate that more people are attempting to cross in to the USA before a new president is elected next month.

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Judge: EPA must analyze jobs lost in coal industry

U.S. District Judge John Preston Bailey on Monday ruled that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is not in compliance with all aspects of the Clean Air Act of 1971, specifically a provision that requires the agency to evaluate potential job losses within an industry through the act's enforcement.

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Blue Jays stay alive, Dodgers take 2-1 lead over Cubs

Kris Bryant had two of the Cubs' four hits in defeat. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Montero had the Cubs' only at-bat with two runners on base Tuesday, but he grounded to second base with runners on first and second and two outs, hitting one of 20 curve balls Hill threw in the second inning, the only one in which he was in trouble.

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'Saturday Night Live' ratings fueled by presidential race

McKinnon and Baldwin, who is brilliant as Trump, again skewered last week's second USA presidential debate, which they coined the "second and worst presidential debate ever". Next". The spoof consists of a black-and-white video called "Melanianade" - a nod to Trump's wife Melania - features the show's cast impersonating some of the leading women in Trump's life: Melanie, daughters Ivanka and Tiffany, campaign manager Kellyanne Conway and former "Apprentice" contestant-turned-campaign ...

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Billy Bush leaves NBC 'Today' show after Trump lewd tape

When asked whether her husband's recently leaked comments from 2005 in which he says his fame and fortune allows him to kiss women without their consent and "grab their pussy" constitutes sexual assault, Melania Trump plainly said "no". "They don't have any facts". "They're asking for it". "He's raw. He tells it like it is", Melania responded, again lifting from previous day's interviews.

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US Sets High School Graduation Rate Record

Last year, NPR uncovered questionable practices contributing to the rising graduation rates at the national level, as well. "I want us to be No. 1 across the board", he said. "T$3 he 2014-2015 graduation rates released today show progress for all reported groups of students, including students of color, low-income students, students with disabilities, and English learners".

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High School Grad Rates Up Nationally, Down In Indiana

But how "good" is this so-called good news? (Powell was in the audience for Obama's speech Monday.) Zaff believes that the school accountability efforts of presidents George H.W. NPR reports the rise is due to a combination of hard work that benefits students, and some states simply lowering standards so they earn passing grades.

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Third and Final Presidential Debate Tonight in Las Vegas

For Clinton, there is the drip-drip of WikiLeaks. Utah finds itself in an unusual place this election year. Without providing any evidence, he wraps together the potential for voter fraud with assertions that his female accusers are part of a plot to smear him.

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Christie 'attack dog' Baroni defends himself at Bridgegate trial

In testimony earlier in the trial, former Port Authority official David Wildstein, who has pleaded guilty, said Baroni told Christie during a September 11 memorial event in NY about the traffic jams and that Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich's calls weren't being returned.

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Clinton 'leads 2-0' in debate

Clinton's campaign hammered Republicans for recoiling from Trump at this late date and urged voters to hold GOP candidates accountable for standing by their nominee for months. Late Wednesday, Podesta was hacked again, this time via his Twitter account. When Clinton said it was "awfully good" that someone like Trump was not in charge of the law in the US, Trump retorted: "Because you'd be in jail".

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Pence visits firebombed office, defends 'rigged' claims

Pence's visit to the state comes two days after a local Republican Party office in Orange County, North Carolina, was damaged by a Molotov cocktail thrown through a window. The disparate treatment, he said, supports the position of GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump that there is "overwhelming media bias" in favor of Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.

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United States vice presidential debate watched by 37 million on TV

If we got along with Russian Federation and Russia went out with us and knocked the hell out of ISIS, that's OK with me, folks. Pence frequently had to defend the indefensible, like why Trump had been avoiding tax for the past 20 years while building his billion dollar business.

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NLCS Game 2: Dodgers beat Cubs

This puts pressure on both teams, because if the Cubs can't get to the Dodgers ace, they will go on the road for three games in Los Angeles in a tied series, effectively taking away their home-field advantage. He fired 84 pitches on Sunday. It was the lucky number 13 that Kershaw was finally able to slay some demons as he recorded his first scoreless start of the postseason (seven innings).

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Clinton, Trump arrive in Vegas for 3rd presidential debate

Mr. Trump has apologized for what he called "locker room" talk. GOV. MIKE PENCE (R ), Vice Presidential Nominee: Donald Trump and I are encouraging all of our supporters around the country and frankly American, whatever their politics, to take the opportunity to be involved in a respectful way in providing accountability at our polling places.

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After smashing Haiti, Florida, Hurricane Matthew heads north

October 7, 2016 . After Matthew makes his way up the coast, Nicole could affect Matthew's track. "It's going to get a lot worse before it (has) a chance of getting better". Scott said officials are particularly concerned about low-lying areas in and around Jacksonville , where there is potential for significant flooding.

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U.S. readies for storm that has killed over 300 Haitians

A risky storm surge was expected to reach up to 3.35m along the Florida coast, Ed Rappaport, deputy director of the Miami-based NHC, said on CNN . "There is a danger of life-threatening inundation during the next 36 hours along the Florida northeast coast, the Georgia coast, the SC coast, and (part of) the North Carolina coast", the National Hurricane Center warned on Saturday.

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Clinton, Trump Back On The Campaign Trail Following Heated Second Debate

Mr Trump tweeted, declaring inaccurately that every poll had him winning the weekend's second presidential debate against Mrs Clinton. Trump also accused Clinton of having "tremendous hate in her heart" and brought to the debate women who have accused her husband, former president Bill Clinton, of sexual assault.

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John Oliver Explains Why Our Third Party Candidates Are So Embarrassing

Oliver claimed that more than a third of young voters are considering voting for either Stein or Johnson , in detriment of both Clinton and Trump , according to an unspecified poll. He supports marijuana legalization and opposes the death penalty and civil forfeiture laws, but Oliver said some of his policies are troubling. After comparing Trump's status to a combination of "Frankenstein's monster and a rabid dog", Oliver gave a run-down of Trump's new strategy.

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3 injured in shooting outside San Francisco schools

The ones who were shot include a girl who was shot in upper side of her body and suffered life endangering injuries and two males who were shot in the lower side of their bodies and suffered non risky wounds. He says three of the victims ran inside the school . Manfredi says the shooting happened in the schools' parking lot. Police said three patients were transported to the hospital.

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Calmer weather at southern Colorado wildfire

Officials hope to get a better view of the fire's damage on Tuesday, said fire spokeswoman Dawn Sanchez of the U.S. Forest Service. "Hopefully we'll gain some containment for this evening". The livestock includes horses, goats, rabbits and llamas. Evacuations affecting almost 600 people, remain in place for Pueblo County North Creek Road residents from County Line to Central in Beulah and Simonson Trail.

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Fox Poll: Clinton Ahead By Six Points On Eve Of Final Debate

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will meet on the debate stage in Las Vegas. "I think he will be in a much better place", Anderson said. What will an unshackled Trump do at the debate? There's no telling what that means for Trump. It's three weeks to go until Election Day, just 24 hours until the last presidential debate, and charges of vote fraud and media bias are swirling.

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Clinton, Trump set for last debate as ugly race nears finish

But Clinton hasn't been without controversy following more revelations about her use of a private email server which Trump has called "worse than Watergate". North Carolina: With a slew of new polls tilting in Hillary Clinton's favour, her campaign has begun operating in states considered absolutely unwinnable to the Democratic Party in normal circumstances.

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'All clear' given at Prosper High School

Monday. On Tuesday, police said the three juveniles wrote the threat on the wall of a girl's restroom. Police used footage from the school surveillance system during their investigation. "Why hasn't the entire building been evacuated and all students brought outside to maybe the football field until the transportation department can bring students home?" he asked.


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