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Obamacare Premiums To Rise Significantly In 2017

Health Reform: After promising Americans that ObamaCare wouldn't increase premiums, the Obama administration is now saying that huge premium hikes are nothing to worry about. There will be no net change in the amount of companies offering plans to Virginia customers on the exchanges, according to the report released Monday and confirmed by state officials Tuesday.

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Despite evidence to the contrary, Donald Trump insists he's winning

This is one key wildcard the election pollsters may not really be able to adjust for when it comes to how they measure Trump's support. Yet Trump offered an optimistic front in the midst of a three-day tour through Florida as thousands began voting in person.

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Department of Justice Says San Francisco Police Have 'Institutionalized Bias'

In the past three years, there have been 11 fatal incidents involving SFPD officers. - Despite that, police were less likely to find contraband on people of color. Justice Department. Speaking on the killing of Mario Woods, Rev. Amos Brown, president of the San Francisco chapter of the NAACP, said that prosecutors should seek criminal charges against officers involved in the shooting and officers involved in other shootings, adding, "Until then, we have a great uphill battle to get this ...

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Bus driver in fatal crash joked with customers

Sponsored content: Download the latest Expert Edition on Identity Management. LOS ANGELES (AP) - The treads on half the tires of a tour bus that slammed into a tractor-trailer on a desert freeway, killing 13 people, were worn down to an unsafe level, a federal investigator said Tuesday as authorities worked to determine the cause of one of California's deadliest highway crashes.

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Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton virtually tied in Arizona

Since then, Trump has fallen from about 4 points behind Hillary Clinton nationally, to about 6 points. The president lashed out at Trump and praised Clinton as he campaigned Sunday in Nevada, a competitive state in the race for the White House and the Senate.

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NJ state police: Man dies in intentional leap; sons injured

He was pronounced dead at the scene. "Happened very quickly and [the domestic disturbance] became secondary to why we were called there after he threatened to do harm to the boys", Pequannock Police Capt. He listed family, health and cars among his interests on his Instagram account and shared pictures of his young family on Facebook. In 2014, Spincken posted to Facebook that his infant son had almost died.

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Top handicapper now says Dems likely to win Senate control

Libertarian's Gary Johnson and Green Party's Jill Stein are backed by three and two per cent respectively. Trump cited the most recent ABC poll , which shows him trailing Clinton nationally by a staggering 12 points. Ryan earned the support of 62 percent support among Independents, and 84 percent support among Democrats. White women, unsurprisingly, have also abandoned Trump.

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Carter promises to resolve conflict over Guard bonuses

Meanwhile, House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday called for the Pentagon to immediately suspend efforts to recover enlistment bonuses paid to thousands of soldiers in California who signed up to serve in Iraq and Afghanistan. If that doesn't happen, she says she would support efforts in the lame duck session after the election to stop the Pentagon's effort, unless it turns out there was fraud involved.

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Trump, Republicans look to 'Obamacare' report as comeback lifeline

That's about $1 million a day. Another said he supported Trump, though his family did not. Hillary Clinton worked to slam the door on her Republican opponent in New Hampshire. What hasn't been clear is what the Republican nominee would like to replace it with. He said many of his workers are having "tremendous problems with Obamacare".

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Early voting is breaking records in Texas' biggest counties

Early voting began in Texas on Monday, and the turnout has been massive . CHICAGO (AP) - The number of registered active voters in IL ahead of next month's election is at its highest since 1970, even edging past the number from 2008 when Barack Obama, then a USA senator from the state, ran for president, officials with the state Board of Elections said Tuesday.

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Arizona sheriff officially charged with criminal contempt

An investigation stemming from a 2007 lawsuit alleged the Sheriff had instituted a pattern of targeting Hispanic drivers and several judges have admonished Arpaio for disobeying repeated orders to stop targeting Hispanics. And, the charges alone are certainly not enough to give up on the lawman's political prospects just yet. A federal investigation of the sheriff's office later found that it engaged in discriminatory policing and jail practices.

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Pennsylvania works on rules under new medical marijuana law

She resigned the next day. Beemer added that his office was moving forward with efforts to restore public confidence in the office."The men and women of the Office of Attorney General are dedicated public servants who do their jobs with integrity on a daily basis", Beemer said.

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Donald Trump Insists He's Winning the Election

At a campaign event in New Hampshire with Clinton on Monday, fiery liberal Senator Elizabeth Warren served notice on Trump that Democrats are not turning the page on his treatment of women. In North Carolina, new polls put Clinton's lead in the state at one point , three points , and seven points , respectively. Hillary's RCP average lead for NC is 2.1 points, which makes a +7 result look outlier-ish, especially given the close nature of the state's electoral results over the last several ...

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Former Christie aide to face more cross-examination

Kelly took the stand Tuesday on the 24th day of the trial. Ms Kelly and Bill Baroni, a former Port Authority of New York and New Jersey executive, are facing conspiracy and fraud charges for allegedly closing part of the George Washington Bridge, a major bridge connecting New Jersey to New York City.

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Ryan urges Pentagon to suspend collection of Guard bonuses

The White House said Tuesday that the Department of Defense shouldn't "nickel and dime" the former recruits. The issue first surfaced several years ago after Guard officials were accused of mismanaging the bonus program. "I served two years in Iraq and then came home in 2011 to find out CA [Army National Guard] (ARNG) did not have the correct paperwork and I was required to pay back the bonus", the individual said.

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RNC chairman: Ryan one of 'brightest stars' in Republican Party

The tensions are cutting both ways, with party staffers lashing out for and against Trump. Opposition to much of the Clinton agenda will have fervent support from a vocal minority of the Democratic base, including many who supported Green Party candidate Jill Stein for president, who believe that " The Progressive Case For Hillary Clinton Isn't Much of a Case At All ".

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Election Commission votes to open polling locations early

Trump and Clinton bold campaigned in Florida on Tuesday. Voters can also view sample ballots on the county website. Colorado County clerk Kim Menke said in previous years about 100 voters turn out on the first day of early voting. Hillsborough is a particular worry. Others said on Twitter that they were able to vote quickly. "I don't recall it being like this" in 2012. Currently, Thomas estimates the number of registered voters is over 45,000.

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Miami's Jay Ajayi rushes to record against Bills

Ajayi, the 2015 fifth-round pick from Boise State, rushed for a career-best 214 yards Sunday against Buffalo to lead the resurgent Dolphins to a rousing 28-25 victory. Added linebacker Lorenzo Alexander: "They came out and did a good job". He's 10-0 against them. The Eagles won with tremendous defence, some big special team plays and just enough offence, which had been the Vikings' trademark keys to success prior to Sunday.

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Heavy clashes as Iraqi troops drive Isil from villages

Carter arrived in Baghdad on Saturday, hoping to convince Iraqi leaders to allow Turkey to join the fight for Mosul. KHAZER, Iraq (AP) - In the week since Iraq launched an operation to retake Mosul from the Islamic State group, its forces have pushed toward the city from the north, east and south, battling the militants in a belt of mostly uninhabited towns and villages.

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Early voting has begun across Texas, through Nov. 4

Colorado , Florida and Wisconsin are some of the battleground states up for grabs. He says early voting is a way for him to move on from this election season. In addition to Orange County, early voting also started Monday in Brevard, Flagler, Lake, Marion, Osceola, Seminole and Volusia counties. On Monday, The Texas Tribune reported that voters were seeing unusually long lines for early voting .

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What do Affordable Care Act premium increases mean for MI?

I buy my insurance directly. "And it's one of the great places on earth", Trump said during a visit to his golf club. Yoy feel stretched by health care costs and high drug prices. "In areas where there's quite a bit of competition from insurers, the premiums are still going to be pretty reasonable", Linda J. Blumberg, healthcare expert at the Urban Institute, a Washington think tank, points out.

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Early Voting Poised to Start Monday

There are 9.7 million voters registered in those 15 counties, almost two-thirds of registered voters statewide. "We ought not, in my opinion, be putting barriers to voting", she says. Like our neighbors in Virginia, many states allow absentee ballots as early as a month or two prior to Election Day. Through Saturday, 20,406 people had voted early there and 7,352 had returned absentee ballots.

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Kluber, Perez, Indians blank Cubs in World Series opener

The Indians have earned their spot to play in the post season and World Series; even though they had a different route in doing so, they came back from the middle of the AL central division, and went on an incredible run having a fourteen game win streak from June 17th until July 1st.

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Judge OKs VW emissions deal

The settlement calls for the German vehicle giant to spend up to 10 billion dollars (£8.1 billion) to buy back or fix the affected cars. The settlement also includes 2.7 billion dollars (£2.2 billion) for unspecified environmental mitigation and an additional two billion dollars (£1.6 billion) to promote zero-emissions vehicles.

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Falcons sign 3 RBs following Coleman's hamstring injury

His most recent stint was with the Green Bay Packers. Free agent Jhurell Pressley was signed to the practice squad. Devonta Freeman is the only other running back on Atlanta's active roster, but Quinn said the team will look internally for options should Coleman miss time.

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Defendant says she told Christie of lane study

One former ally of the Republican governor, David Wildstein, has admitted that the lane closures were meant to punish Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich for not endorsing Christie's re-election. The message was sent "in a very quick manner" using words that Wildstein had often used to describe the anticipated effect of the study and other Port Authority matters.

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Fan dies after falling 60 feet while leaving Broncos game

He was transported to a nearby hospital in Denver and was later pronounced dead. Authorities say a fan has died after falling 30 to 50 feet at the Denver Broncos' stadium after a game on Monday night. It's not known if drugs or alcohol played a role in the fall. It's unclear where the railing was or how how high in the stands the fan was before he fell.

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Venezuela's congress opens political trial against Maduro

Today, he announced that the opposition and the government of President Maduro will meet on the island of Margarita, off the Venezuelan coast, on October 30, and he will be there in support of the dialogue. "No dialogue has begun in Venezuela", he said. His opponents say it is the result of severe mismanagement during 17 years of socialist rule under Maduro and his late mentor, Hugo Chavez.

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Students witness shooting of teen outside Utah middle school

Kalani Matthews, 17, center, sits with friends across the street from Union Middle School in Sandy, Utah, after a shooting Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016. The victim was taken b. He was in surgery Tuesday evening. The school has yet to comment on whether the two boys involved in the shooting were students but noted that all students outside the building at the time of the shooting were brought inside as the school was placed on lockdown.

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Deputies who fatally shot pregnant woman identified

That's when things get sketchy. One of the main disputing points that the family has with the information the Sheriff's office provided about the shooting death of the Native American woman on tribe lands is the version where she was said to have a handgun.

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Gunman kills 1, himself, in workplace shooting

Roanoke police believes the shooter took his own life after shooting other people. Jones said he believes Fekede grew concerned about money after he quit his job because he was still taking care of his mother back in Kenya. "He didn't feel comfortable going to work because he didn't know what this guy may do to him", Jones said. "It was just like this guy just didn't like him", he said.

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Police taking back unwanted prescription drugs

Opioids, which are narcotic pain relievers, include oxycocone, hydrococone, oxymorphone and methadone. It will mark the twelfth time in the last six years the DEA and police departments have participated in the nationwide effort for people to rid their homes of potentially risky expired and unwanted medications.

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As Trump falters, more Republicans say they'll block Clinton

RCP's aggregation shows that Trump hasn't led in a poll in North Carolina for over a month; in September, he seemed to have a polling lead, in fact. With college-educated white voters - with white men and white women - Trump is still winning, "but he's not winning them by the kind of margins that Republicans typically do", Salvanto said.

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Kenny Lofton, Carlos Baerga to throw out first pitches at World Series

Kostal was aware that Lofton had been invited to throw out the first pitch the next day, so he understood the importance of Lofton making the flight to Cleveland . Kostal was told that the airline couldn't provide him with any recompense for giving up his seat, but he got a business card from Lofton in exchange for a pen from his restaurant.

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'Nasty women' will defeat Donald Trump on election day- Elizabeth Warren

That could be a sign the Clinton campaign feels more confident in her own White House chances and now wants to secure a Democratic House and Senate. Clinton's running mate, Virginia senator Tim Kaine, also sounded a skeptical tone. All of Clinton's top allies are making the same case, like First Lady Michelle Obama.


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