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Trump whines Clinton knew debate questions ahead of time

Trump took the stage first and his early jokes played well. "Some people think this would be tough for me, but the truth is - the truth is, I'm actually a modest person, very modest, it's true. But at the NY event, they briefly put their differences aside and sat just one seat apart, with Cardinal Timothy Dolan between them. Donald Trump has condemned "Crooked" Hillary Clinton on many fronts over the last few months.

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Trump Commits to Accepting Election Results 'If I Win'

So we now know what Donald thinks and what he says and how he acts toward women. Trump got some groans when he compared himself to Jesus, saying: "I do recognize that I come into this event with a little bit of an advantage". "The answer is if she wins, I will absolutely support her", Trump said. Mr Trump refused to say that he would accept the election result after making claims this week of "large-scale voter fraud".

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Rubio Warns GOP Against Using WikiLeaks Emails

But the Clinton campaign has not challenged any emails in other WikiLeaks releases . "I pushed her on this on Sunday night". "I don't want to bug you today, but the memo pasted below concerns a possible invitation to the G-20 meeting on November 15", Podesta began.

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GOP lawmaker: Move to oust Ryan grows

Ryan and McConnell could say it is time to bring America together, and it is time to recapture what they believe is the essence of the Republican Party. Kristol says he "is on the whole on the big tent side" of the question of how the GOP comes together post-Trump, though he thinks the "most enthusiastic backers, cheerleaders and citers of Trumpism should not have prominent roles in the party".

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Salma Hayek says Trump planted gossip story when she rejected him

Who would say this? After the story ran, she said Trump called her again and told her how very bad it was that someone would say that about her and that he didn't want people to think that. Hayek openly deplored Trump's statement in which he said that he'd build a wall to prevent illegal Mexican immigrants from entering the United States and block the money being sent to Mexico from the U.S.

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Trump booed at Catholic fundraising dinner

In fact many people tell me that perhaps modesty is my best quality". "I wasn't really sure if Hillary was going to be here tonight because, I guess, you didn't send her invitation by email", Trump quipped. "You know, the one Vladimir Putin rides around on". "Actually I did. It's called preparation". She said Trump is so concerned about her health, he sent a auto to bring her to the dinner.

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Ex-NSA Contractor Accused of Stealing Documents Ordered Detained

Agents who searched Martin's home and auto seized dozens of computers and electronic devices, finding classified government materials from 1996 to 2016, prosecutors said. Martin was arrested in August and accused of taking classified information from a range of agencies. Martin admitted that he took classified materials from his workplace to his residence, according to a court filing.

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Colorado fire burns 5 homes; hundreds of others threatened

The fire has scorched more than 25 square miles, the Pueblo County Sheriff's Department said. The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. The Junkins Fire is threatening 130 homes and The Gazette reports that some homes have been lost .

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No discipline for Minneapolis cops in Jamar Clark slaying

His death led to protests in cities across the United States that lasted several weeks and many people, including human rights activists, participated in the demonstrations. Investigators said Ringgenberg wrestled Clark to the ground but wound up on his back atop Clark and felt Clark's hand on his weapon. Schwarze shot Clark during the confrontation.

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Europe's Mars probe destroyed on impact after plunging to surface: ESA

The probe was equipped with a heat shield, a parachute, and a series of thrusters to help slow its 13,000-miles-per-hour fall through the thin Martian atmosphere. The probe was released from its mother ship, the Trace Gas Orbiter , Sunday, and over the ensuing days, it positioned itself for a landing. That's likely to be the lander.

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Mirai botnets linked to massive DDoS attacks on Dyn DNS, Flashpoint says

The first attack occurred early Friday on the U.S. east coast and lasted two hours as Internet infrastructure companies Dyn and Amazon Web Services tried to resolve connection problems with their DNS managed infrastructure. The Department of Homeland Security last week issued a warning about attacks from the Internet of Things, following the release of the code for Mirai.

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Alkermes (ALKS) Is Surging On Phase 3 Study Results

Finally, Aviva PLC raised its position in shares of Alkermes PLC by 0.6% in the first quarter. Alkermes plc (NASDAQ:ALKS)'s earnings per share has been growing at a -26.2 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 27.5 percent.

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Speaker Ryan: This is a 'make-or-break time for America'

Clinton has held a steady double-digit lead over Trump in NY since January, and that isn't likely to change in the final weeks before the November 8 election. " Trump is dominating the Senate races", Mackowiak said. Both of the 2016 presidential candidates are from NY, but there's one clear victor in the Empire State.

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Clinton, Trump Trade Barbs at Charity Dinner

In response to the boos, Trump said, "That's okay". - Hillary Clinton , a reference to Trump's criticism of her absence from the campaign trail in the lead-up to Wednesday's debate. He called it "unprecedented" to have to concede results before they're known - a belief Trump hasn't had to be asked about before because it is a basic and fundamental principle of American democracy.

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Texans QB Brock Osweiler: 'I don't feel like a marked man.'

Then all of a sudden POOF! Osweiler has struggled to click with star wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins in recent games, and their task to connect gets even more hard this week against Denver's defense. Said Kubiak: "I think he deserves more opportunities to handle the football", especially after gaining 46 yards on five carries against the Chargers.

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Odd bird: Emu found wandering along Phoenix interstate

About 10 a.m., Arizona State Troopers got a call that there was an emu loose on I-10 around mile post 64. Authorities said the animal crossed the median and onto the dirt shoulder of the roadway, where it was safely contained. Nobody was clear on exactly where the emu came from or why it was in the middle of the interstate. According to an official with Pima County Sheriff's Department, the wrangling was an ordeal because deputies "aren't trained to deal with emu".

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McCrory offers reward in Orange County GOP case

The 911 call about damage to the GOP's Orange County office in Hillsborough was released today with some parts redacted and the caller's voice deliberately distorted to protect the person's identity, Hillsborough police said. "The North Carolina Democratic Party strongly condemns this attack". "That's why Donald Trump , and I are encouraging our supporters around the country - and frankly every American, whatever their politics - to take the opportunity to be involved in a respectful way ...

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Allegations of Spying by Former NSA Agent to be Confirmed

Martin's attorneys, however, said in their own court filing Thursday that there is still no evidence he "intended to betray his country" and argued that he was not a flight risk. Reuters said that Martin worked at U.S. government contractor Booz Allen, which fired the employee as soon as the company learned of his arrest by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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Clinton and Trump trade barbs at Al Smith dinner, Trump gets booed

He did not include a CNN poll taken after the debate that gave the win to Clinton by a 52 to 39 percent margin. It blew up last night with his refusal to say he'd acknowledge next month's outcome. Republican nominee Donald Trump was booed for the biting remarks he delivered to the room of Catholic leaders, socialites and reporters. Marco Rubio (R-FL) said at a debate Monday that "I promise you there is not a 67-county conspiracy to rig this election" in Florida-and then wondered aloud ...

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Akhilesh fires salvo: Calls legislature party meet on Sunday

Top Samajwadi Party leaders today met Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav here to chalk out a formula to end the ongoing crisis within the first family of the state that has derailed just ahead of the crucial assembly polls. In the meeting of SP district and city heads, Shivpal said that he has "no greed" for the post of party state president or becoming the CM. Shivpal blamed the media for blowing the issue out of proportion and said that if there were some issues they would be ...

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Trump to spend $100 million of his own money to win election

I don't even wait". But her team believes that a wide presidential margin of victory would help end Trump's political movement and undermine his intensifying claims that the election is rigged. Republicans keep waiting for responsible Trump to show up without ever realizing that there is no part of Donald Trump that is responsible. I am a moderate who leans toward the right, so I am supposed to align and feel more at home with Republicans.

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As early voting swells, no change in vetting new registrants

That's because the state did away with a requirement that absentee voters demonstrate a reason they couldn't vote in person on election day. Minnesota's top elections official says voters should have confidence in the state's ballot-counting system.

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Sample Ballots Available For Election

And authorities in Falmouth, Maine, have canceled classes on Election Day for fear of agitated voters and demonstrators at public schools that are being used as polling places. Absentee ballots from previously unregistered voters have always gone unchecked until after the election, but Minnesota's pool this year will be larger.

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MNS ends protests against Ae Dil Hai Mushkil after demands met

After this assurance, the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena led by Raj Thackeray has called off protests and decided not oppose the release of the film. "Bollywood producers as well as Johar will also contribute to the army welfare fund to the Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar".

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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump's best jokes at Al Smith dinner

Putting aside his mocking tone, Trump said he would accept "a clear election result" but reserved his right to "contest or file a legal challenge" if he lost on November 8. The second debate was seen by 66.5 million people in the U.S., according to the Nielsen ratings agency. After listening to Hillary rattle on and on and on, I don't think so badly of Rosie O'Donnell anymore.

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Pa. university professors strike second day, disrupting 100000 students

Now, we look forward to making sure the rest of the year ends strong for them and for our talented faculty". " We all agree that the higher education of our students is a top priority, and I am thrilled that today students can go back to class and professors can teach them ".

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4 students shot in shared parking lot of San Francisco high schools

Police say three of the students were rushed to a hospital by ambulance, with a fourth wounded student later walking into a nearby police station. Four male suspects wearing dark hoodies and jeans were seen running away. June Jordan School for Equity was open for class today. "We walk into this school every day, every morning, and to hear gunshots like that - just scary".

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Sleaze and drama swirl at presidential debate

He abruptly appeared live on Facebook at a table with women who have accused Bill Clinton of rape and unwanted advances. "It's just awfully good that someone with the temperament of Donald Trump is not in charge of the law in our country".

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Lady Gaga returns to bar she first performed in at 15

The Grammy Award victor went to the bar's roof and performed two songs more complete with a stunt as she sat at the roof's edge, to the delight of her fans, reports say. The pop superstar is planning to incorporate tracks from Joanne into her set, which she hopes will make her family really proud. The article says the fifth album is Lady Gaga's "complete public-image makeover".

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Ex-NSA contractor hoarded two decades' worth of secrets

Justice Department alleged that Martin's theft of secrets was vastly larger. Martin's attorneys have maintained he meant no harm to the USA. A criminal complaint charges Martin with theft of government property and unauthorized removal and retention of classified materials by a government employee or contractor.

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VP candidate Tim Kaine in Upper Arlington: Ohio is "checkmate"

He said the Charlotte City Council and Mayor Jennifer Roberts did the right thing when they expanded the city's nondiscrimination ordinance for gay, lesbian and transgender individuals. Kaine was instrumental in the choice of Charlotte for the 2012 Democratic National Convention. President Obama carried the state in 2008 but lost it in 2012.

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Adviser says he told Christie officials knew of bridge plot

Kelly, who is on trial for her alleged role in the plot, said she believed at the time that the closures were a legitimate traffic study, not a politically motivated scheme, and described it as such to Christie . He is scheduled to appear in court on November 23 to respond to a citizen's misconduct complaint alleging he knew about the closures and didn't stop them.

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Early in-person voting gets underway in North Carolina

While Donald Trump has raised the specter of voter fraud involving the identities of dead voters on November 8, elections experts say such fears are based in more fantasy than fact, NBC News reported. Dates and times vary by county, polling site and day. Early voting will continue here through 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5. Because yes, it is possible, it just takes some planning ahead of time and usually, an absentee ballot.

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Breakthrough In Strike By Pennsylvania Professors

Some 5,500 professors and other workers launched the work stoppage before dawn on Wednesday, saying contract talks had reached an impasse after two years. The strike didn't include Penn State, Temple, Pitt or Lincoln, which are not a part of PASSHE, a coalition of state schools with 107,000 students. " We all agree that the higher education of our students is a top priority, and I am thrilled that today students can go back to class and professors can teach them ".

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Trump on Clinton: 'Such a Nasty Woman'

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton face an awkward reunion tonight as they share a stage just 24 hours after a bitter final presidential debate. Trump said last month in a shot at Clinton . Trump was referring to the apparently hacked personal emails of Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta, published by Wikileaks, which show Clinton staffers criticizing high-profile figures for embracing Catholicism as the most "politically acceptable" of socially conservative religions.


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