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Yoga trousers parade to protest man's comments on women's wear

They exist, some people wear them, others don't. "A nice pair of tailored slacks, jeans, or anything else would be better than those stinky, tacky, ridiculous looking yoga trousers". "It's safe to assume that his comments target a large portion of America's female population, and that group obviously has ample firepower to respond to Mr.

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State faculty strike ends after three days

Picketers hold signs near Pennsylvania's West Chester University on Wednesday. They had hoped for news but were prepared to return to the picket line if necessary next week. PASSHE spokesperson Kenn Marshall said Friday that classes would be back to normal Monday morning across state universities. Faculty at West Chester University, as well as faculty from the other 13 universities a part of PASSHE, began picketing on Wednesday, Oct.

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Obama is encouraging people to vote early

Floridians have several options to exercise their right to vote: Voting-by-Mail, Early Voting , or voting at the polls on Election Day. Check in with your county's election office for your polling place. "It also provides confirmation that ballots have been received and prepared for counting, which we think many voters will appreciate". Voters can register at early voting sites and then cast their ballot.

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Little response from residents to Aleppo evacuation corridor

Also on Friday, a United Nations spokesman said the evacuation operation had been delayed because of security concerns. He declined to specify who was responsible for the breakdown in the plans. "Hospitals have been bombed repeatedly. There are no guarantees". The unilateral "humanitarian pause" in the Syrian army's devastating Russian-backed assault on the opposition-controlled east of the city has largely held since it began on Thursday morning.

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Little Valley Fire Still Active, 22 Homes Lost

The powerful winds fanning the flames reached gusts in excess of 100 miles per hour over the top of the Sierra early Friday. Other resources that have been added in the last day include seven air tankers and 155 engines, according to the Sierra Front Interagency Fire Dispatch Center.

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'Texas Longhorns at Kansas State Wildcats

The Texas offense is averaging 38.7 points per game with 238.8 rushing yards and 261 passing yards per game. Pringle, though, has been an even bigger weapon on special teams; he's averaging a Big 12-best 31.6 yards per kickoff return, and also scored on a kickoff return against Texas Tech.

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Defendant in 'Bridgegate' says Christie is innocent

Kelly and Bill Baroni are on trial contesting charges that they worked with David Wildstein, a former Port Authority executive, to shut down access lanes to the bridge in Fort Lee to punish the Democratic mayor for declining to endorse Christie.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook was considered for Hillary Clinton's VP

WikiLeaks has revealed US President Barack Obama's private e-mail address by publishing hacked e-mails, in another potentially embarrassing document dump targeting the Democrats , a media report said. There were also shortlists of senior Native Americans, Arab or Muslim Americans and disabled Americans, as well as a list of women similarly divided between candidates for cabinet, deputy and other senior-level positions.

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United Nations under fire for selecting Wonder Woman as ambassador

Her petition calls Wonder Woman "a large breasted, white woman of impossible proportions, scantily clad in a shimmery, thigh-baring body suit with an American flag motif and knee high boots - the epitome of a "pin-up" girl". "My grandmother was an immigrant born in Mexico", she said. She described facing critics who were unsure whether a woman could helm a television show when she was cast as the hero in the 1970s " Wonder Woman " television show.

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Cardinal Dolan: Clinton and Trump were kind to each other

Hillary Clinton called Trump's refusal to commit to accepting the results "horrifying", and his comments were met with widespread condemnation by Democrats and Republicans alike. "Of course if there is no widespread fraud and irregularities and evidence of malfeasance, you can count on him for a peaceful transfer of power", Conway explained on the show.

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Civil Lawsuit Expected in Jamar Clark Case

Attorney Mike Freeman shows the scene after Jamar Clark's shooting death in November 2015, taken by bystanders and witnesses on the street. There were no reports of violent outbursts or massive protests, although a march was planned for Saturday to address police violence against black men.

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Donald Trump is Vladimir Putin's puppet: Hillary Clinton

It's yet another reminder of the clear and present danger to democracy that Trump represents. "You have no idea", said Trump. Republican incumbents in Pennsylvania and North Carolina are fighting for their political lives in states where Clinton appears to be pulling ahead.

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How Hillary Clinton Beat Donald Trump

Obama brought up Trump's statement at a rally earlier Thursday that he would accept the election results "if I win", countering, "There is no way to rig an election in a country this big". "One of the things, the important aspects of this race, is role-modelling what good families should look like", Michelle Obama said at the time . Clinton's campaign has said Russian Federation was behind the hack.

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Clinton: Donald Trump Is "Threatening Our Democracy"

The two were sitting one seat away from each other at the 71st annual Alfred Smith charity dinner, which historically has been a good-natured roast and a presidential campaign ritual of levity where the candidates make self-deprecating remarks, indulge in light-hearted banter and poke fun at each other.

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Grassley: GOP can't 'stonewall' a Clinton Supreme Court pick

John McCain, R-Ariz., promised that "we will be united against any Supreme Court nominee that Hillary Clinton, if she were president, would put up." Huh? Hillary Clinton said she'll appoint justices who understand that the Constitution protects all of us, not just the wealthy and powerful.

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First polls after leaked Trump tape show major bounce for Clinton

In general, Twitter users were more favorable to Clinton than Trump - in line with the snap polls. These allegations against Bill Clinton are not new. Louis moved on (to worthy issues like health care and Syria, but moved on just the same). Trump shot back that Clinton should apologise for deleting her emails, referring to her use of a private server as secretary of state.

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Nissan Takes Controlling Stake In Mitsubishi, Pledges Support For Turnaround

For his part, the Renault-Nissan Alliance chief insisted he has "not intention to interfere with the management of Mitsubishi", the two companies retaining their separate identities. The Brazilian-born Frenchman, who already heads Nissan and Renault, was to meet media later Thursday, Oct. 20. Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn said: "We will support Mitsubishi Motors as they address their challenges and welcome them as the newest member of our enlarged alliance family".

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Paul Ryan's donations to state GOP reach $1 million

And there's no indication of Trump is going anywhere. If you believe Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), the House GOP is going to be in single digits "either way" ― meaning Ryan will have lost more than 20 seats and, potentially, the Republican majority....

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Hurricane Matthew's South Carolina Potential Impact 'Getting Worse'

Flooding is a big concern from coastal Georgia through the eastern Carolinas. In fact, the storm has already started affecting SC and Georgia. The governor said its too soon to know just how much damage Matthew has caused. All residents and tourists along the coast had been ordered to evacuate before the storm arrived. At Cape Canaveral, 107 miles per hour winds were recorded, leaving about 1.1 million people without electricity.

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Who is Evan McMullin, third-party candidate surging in Utah?

Matthew Burbank, an associate professor of political science at the University of Utah, predicts Trump will narrowly win the state, making McMullin mainly an interesting historical footnote similar to Ross Perot's 1992 showing in Utah when he finished second to George H.W.

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No sanctions for Minneapolis cops in man's death

Both Schwarze and Ringgenberg have been on desk duty since returning to work after the incident, but Kroll expects them to return to patrols with the internal review complete. Two police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old unarmed black man will not be disciplined, police in the USA city Minneapolis say.

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Trump will 'accept' U.S. election result 'if I win'

That ominous rejoinder sent immediate shockwaves through the campaign, as Trump's supporters tried to soften his remarks and fellow Republicans sought even more distance from their own nominee. "If you want to get Hillary elected, vote". Donald Trump , 2016 Republican presidential candidate, stands as Hillary Clinton , 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, exits the stage after the third presidential debate in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., on Wednesday, Oct.

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State Department: 'No wrongdoing' in 'interagency conversation' about classification

They characterized the negotiations as typical inter-agency favor swapping. There is no indication from the documents that Mrs Clinton was aware of the discussion. Deputy Spokesperson, Mark Toner. The agent added that Clinton's treatment of "agents on her protective detail was so contemptuous that many of them sought reassignment".

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For the Bernie believers, a vote for Clinton does not come easy

It's obvious that no matter who won the Democratic presidential nomination, Sanders was never going to stop speaking his mind or fighting for his supporters and other Americans. Just like Serrato, many in the crowd raised their hands. His plan for education proved popular with the crowd, including free education and the option to refinance student loans at the lowest available interest rates.

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US Politicians Shouldn't Use WikiLeaks Revelations to Criticize Government

Marco Rubio today denounced Russian meddling in the USA presidential election by hacking Democratic emails and releasing them though Wikileaks. Chief Washington Correspondent for CNBC John Harwood, who also moderated a Republican presidential primary debate, told the Clinton campaign he was dumbfounded that journalists would ask Hillary Clinton about her email scandal.

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8 of Hillary Clinton's Best Trump Burns from Last Night's Charity Dinner

And when they entered and took their seats, they did not greet each other or make eye contact, though they did shake hands at the conclusion of the night. The crowd loved his joke at the expense of his wife Melania earlier in the speech. "Donald has attacked me for a life in public service and I didn't get that at first.

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Pennsylvania professors agree to contract, end strike

The previous faculty contract expired June 30, 2015, and negotiations have been ongoing since late 2014. Faculty at Pennsylvania state universities continue their strike that started Wednesday morning, disrupting classes midsemester. Both sides credited Gov. Tom Wolf with helping to break the months long stalemate in negotiations. "Throughout this process, and during my conversations with both sides, the students and families were my focus".

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Trump booed at New York City charity dinner

Clinton, whose remarks elicited some heckling but mostly polite applause, riffed off Trump's past derogatory remarks about women's looks and "ranking" them on appearance. "And I am appalled that someone who is the nominee of one of our two major parties would take that position", she said. "I've got to ask, how did you get the governor and mayor here tonight?" As for any significance to Trump's speech in Gettysburg, where Abraham Lincoln delivered his 1863 address at the dedication of a ...

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LIRR Derails in New Hyde Park After Hitting Work Train

The work train caught fire when the two hit. A statement from New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, citing "early reports ", put the number of injuries at 11, "none of which are considered to be serious". The maintenance train "violated the clearance" of the passenger train. Cuomo said this morning, "We're fortunate that more people weren't seriously hurt".

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Marco el miedoso: Rubio backs out of Univision debate

GOP Congress could go in different direction than Trump Poll: Clinton holds 4-point lead in Florida Republicans, it's time to stop asking 'What would Reagan do?' MORE (R-Fla.) and other GOP lawmakers for continuing to support Republican presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald TrumpBreitbart escalates war on Paul Ryan Is Georgia turning blue? Obama also recorded radio commercials for Vermont gubernatorial candidate Sue Minter and North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper, who is challenging ...

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Donald Trump making two Wisconsin stops on Monday

Ryan rescinded an invitation for Trump to appear at a Wisconsin political event last weekend, though he's not dropped his support for him. Ryan said the election has taken "some dark - sometimes very dark - turns" without directly addressing Trump or any of the recent allegations that the GOP nominee sexually assaulted women on several occasions over the years.

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Chip Kelly explains why he disclosed quarterback change on Tuesday

That has led Chip Kelly the head coach to make a quarterback change. Watch NewsOne Now with Roland Martin , in its new time slot on TV One. You'd think that Kelly might have a few extra plays up his sleeve for the ultra-athletic Kaepernick .

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USA disaster funds approved for Nevada fire

Highway 395 between Reno and Carson City. As of 3 p.m. Sunday, the following evacuation orders have been lifted for residents north of Bayview Trailhead, Spring Creek Tract, Cathedral Road, Camp Shelly, Camp Concord, Mt. No injuries have been reported. That fire has burned about 200 acres and forced the closure of part of California Highway 89. The blaze, located near the border with California and northeast of Lake Tahoe, has spread erratically because of the high winds driving it, and ...

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Ex-NSA Contractor to Appear in Federal Court Hearing

US federal prosecutors reportedly will charge former National Security Agency (NSA) staffer Harold Martin III not only removed 50 terabytes of data from NSA servers, but also removed "six full banker's boxes" of documents along with a host of computer hardware, according to published reports.

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Pennsylvania chancellor applauds faculty pact

Numerous students joined the faculty on the picket lines.Terms of the agreement weren't disclosed. Details of the apparent accord were not immediately available this afternoon, but plans to brief union members are under way. It withdrew a proposal, which drew criticism from the union, to increase adjunct professors' workload, while offering raises to all permanent and temporary faculty.


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