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For These Coloradans, A Third Party Vote Is Not A Throwaway

Stein has canceled campaign appearances this week as she recovers from pneumonia. "She is a candidate who marches with the people". LIKE TWO giant corporations that form a cartel to monopolize an industry, the Republican and Democratic Parties have worked together for decades to tilt the playing field of electoral politics against independent parties that aren't swimming in billions of dollars of corporate donations.

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Police investigate destruction of Trump's Hollywood star

In a statement, Hollywood Chamber of Commerce president and CEO Leron Gubler said Trump's star will be replaced immediately but must sit for a few days before it can be polished. "During that time, it will be covered to protect it". The Los Angeles police department said on Twitter they were investigating Wednesday's incident.

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Jurors to hear closing arguments in New Jersey bridge case

Former Chris Christie aide Bridget Anne Kelly sobbed again on the witness stand Wednesday, declaring her innocence as the Bridgegate trial motored toward jurors in Newark. Kelly is on trial with Bill Baroni, former deputy executive director of the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, which owns the bridge. Kelly testified Tuesday that the email referred to the traffic that would ensue once the lanes were closed.

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Record-setting first day of early voting in Harris County

In Jefferson Parish, the registrar of voters said he's expecting long lines based on the number of ballots his office mailed out this time around - double the number mailed out for the last presidential election. On Nov. 5, the early voting location will be open from 10 a.m.to 4 p.m. Julia Byron, 27, works in the city of Austin's Innovation Office and voted at Austin City Hall on Tuesday.

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Early voting data shows strengths for Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton

One way to benchmark the current 2016 early voting numbers in Florida and North Carolina is to break out the early vote from 2012 by early voting method. In North Carolina, where in person early voting started on October 20th, Republicans hold a 5 percent advantage in the number of ballots cast according to analysis by the NBC News Data Analytics Lab using voter file data provided by TargetSmart .

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Prosecutor to appeal ruling in fatal limo crash

A NY prosecutor says he will appeal a judge's ruling that tossed out criminal charges against a limousine driver whose four passengers were killed in a 2015 crash on Long Island. Despite this, Mr. Pino attempted to make the U-turn without ever coming to a full stop, the DA added. Spota says Wednesday that Pino should've known he couldn't have made a safe turn.

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Ben Affleck and His Boston Accent Want New Hampshire Residents to Vote

Affleck said that because he's from Boston, which is in New England, that New Hampshire is like his kid brother. Watch the amusing or Die video below! "I love New Hampshire". After namedropping notable New Hampshire locales like Mount Monadnock, the Batman v Superman star goes on to explain all of the reasons why New Hampshirites need to register this election cycle.

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Man charged after attempting to bring gun into Epcot

Deputies responded to the bag check table at a Disney employee's request. He was one of the people selected to go through a metal detector before entering and only then told security guards that he was carrying a gun, investigators said. Deputies were called in and safely confiscated the pistol. The deputy removed from Langston a Smith & Wesson Bodyguard.380 automatic with a full six-round magazine, the affidavit said.

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Two killed at hotel as Maryland police served warrants

But when he wouldn't, they said, officers shot him. Maryland State Police say one trooper has been placed on administrative leave, which is routine after a police-involved shooting. Shipley says investigators are trying to learn if the people killed are those named in the warrants for felony possession of firearms. Investigators say the weapons the two were holding turned out to be pellet guns.

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GOP Sen. Toomey won't say if he'll vote for Trump at debate

The GOP is struggling to keep its 54-46 Senate majority, and the neck-and-neck race could tip control to Democrats. Rafferty says Shapiro once donated to fellow Democrat Kathleen Kane, who resigned as attorney general in August after being convicted of leaking grand jury material and lying about it under oath.

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Pennsylvania Senate Race Breaks Spending Record

Pat Toomey (R-PA) were vandalized with graffiti smearing Republicans as racist fascists, local TV station KYW reported Monday. Democrats are counting on picking up Republican Senate seats, such as Toomey's, to regain control of the congressional chamber.

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Carter suspends bonus clawbacks for Calif. National Guard members

Carter is suspending the process only until he is "satisfied" that the process for assessing and collecting repayments is "working effectively" and ensures the "fair and equitable treatment" of service members. Carter said he does not yet know how far-reaching the problem has been although the Department of Defense has acknowledged it could extend beyond California.

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SCORE: Patriots 27, Steelers 16: Brady, Blount Lead Way

Defensively, the Patriots were far from ideal against Pittsburgh but what is now the NFL's Ho. He has been accurate to a pin point. Making just his third career start, Jones threw for 281 yards with a touchdown and an interception but undermanned Pittsburgh (4-3) lost its second straight when its defense failed to keep Brady under wraps.

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Russian Ships in English Channel Shadowed by Royal Navy

HMS Duncan is thought to have left Portsmouth on Wednesday night in order to link up with HMS Richmond . The movement of the Russian warship to Syria could also provide Russia with a chance to test Russia's only aircraft carrier to make sure it's working properly, and it will also give Western powers the opportunity to examine it at close range, said Felstead.

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Police say they are poised to clear oil pipeline protesters

He says he came "to pray together, protest together and if necessary go to jail together". Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partners says the pipeline has numerous safeguards. During a quick stop at the state Capitol in Bismarck, Ruffalo told Forum News Service the pipeline doesn't need to cross the Missouri River, which provides drinking water to millions.

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New Mexico National Guard launches probe into bonuses

In one letter issued Monday, Senators Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer said the actions taken thus far have been "unfair and appalling" and called for Carter to intervene directly. Guard officials did not make clear the vast scale of the repayments sought from soldiers, and did not make waiving the debts a congressional priority, several lawmakers said.

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Duterte wants all foreign troops out of Philippines within 2 years

Now, he has signaled that he wants us troops out of his country within two years' time. "I have declared that I will pursue an independent foreign policy". "If Duterte had to choose between China and Japan, he would be more likely favor cooperation with China , which the Philippines needs more in terms of infrastructure development", Li said.

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United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) , Norfolk Souther Corporation (NYSE:NSC) ,

A Strong Buy is represented by 1 while 5 represent a Strong Sell within the 1 to 5 scale. Cowen's Becker noted that at last look, UPS is expected to deliver more packages to consumers than businesses in 2016. The analysts' estimate was $1.43, demonstrating a miss of $0 as against posted EPS . The Stock now has Analyst' mean Recommendation of 2.3 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

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Germany: We need Turkey's support for Syria

Operation Euphrates Shield originally planned on repelling Daesh forces but was later expanded to urge YPG forces to the east of Euphrates River. The reported attack came as pro-Assad forces warned that any attempt by Turkish-backed forces to would be seen as a breach of "the red lines".

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Judge grants final approval for Volkswagen diesel settlement

In the ruling, Breyer also approved VW's $1.2 billion settlement with about 650 US dealerships. According to court documents, most vehicle owners will get 5,100 to 10,000 dollars in compensation, and VW must buy back or fix 85 percent of the 475,000 vehicles by June 30, 2019, or face penalties of 100 million dollars for every percentage point it falls below 85 percent.

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Trump warns of World War III

The interview comes two weeks before the November 8 election, with Trump trailing badly in the polls. On Syria's civil war, Trump said Clinton could drag the United States into a world war with a more aggressive posture toward resolving the conflict.

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Early voting in Louisiana election opens, runs until November 1

While voters may only recognize the Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and the Republican nominee Donald Trump, 11 other candidates also are running in Louisiana to be the nation's chief executive. "It's ridiculous. I'm just exhausted of politicians", said Michael Dugre of Orlando, an early voter who is unemployed. North Carolina remains too close to call, and while early voting signs for Clinton are encouraging for her, she can't claim they give her a decisive boost.

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Early voting event turnout spikes in Texas counties

Of the state's 67 counties, all but 17 mostly smaller counties opened Monday. However, most New Yorkers do not have access to that early voting. A total of 15,881 voters cast their ballots on Tuesday - down from 18,525 on Monday. A 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruling in July allows registered voters unable to provide approved forms of ID the opportunity to vote if they present supporting documentation proving they are who they say they are.

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N Carolina board: 164K ballots cast on 1st early-vote day

Tranter says Clinton is having a "strong final showing" when it comes to early voting. Towns and cities set their own hours and locations for voting. In Florida, where in-person early voting begins in some counties beginning October 24th, Republicans now have cast 2 percent more ballots than Democrats.

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Oregon ranching standoff defense: Axe juror or call mistrial

He made similar statements during jury selection. The six men and one woman on trial are charged with conspiracy to impede federal officers through intimidation, threats or force, as well as with possession of firearms in a federal facility and theft of government property.

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Thousands vote early on 1st day in Arkansas

Voters should vote at their appropriate polls from 6:30 a.m.to 7:30 p.m. Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 8. That depends. You will need to show official identification to a poll worker if it's your first time voting in MA or your registration status is inactive because you haven't voted lately.

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Donald Trump Tries to Criticize Michelle Obama, But He Has Zero Receipts

They tried to make it amusing but plenty of the jokes bombed, and some even earned scattered boos. "Hillary has been in Washington a long time", Trump said. Shocked boos rose up from the audience, but Trump pressed on. Trump would go on to accuse Clinton of "pretending not to hate Catholics" and mock the Clinton Foundation's work in Haiti.

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Baltimore police issue Amber alert for carjacked vehicle with child inside

Leo is described as a Hispanic male, 2 feet tall, 20 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Baltimore Police say the child was found safe in a vehicle seat in northeast Baltimore . Police also say the SUV has a Ravens bumper sticker on the rear as well as tinted front and rear windows. Police ask you to call 911 if you see the vehicle.

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Baseball hopes to beat rain, get in Game 2 of World Series

Perez added the insurance with a solo home run in the fourth inning and a three-run shot in the eighth. Thanks to the threat of rain in the Cleveland area on Wednesday night, Major League Baseball chose to move the start time of Game 2 up by an hour to 7:08 p.m.

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Congress Knew Pentagon Was Taking Back Veterans Bonuses

Even California Guard spokesman Cross calls the situation tragic. "Instead of seeking repayment, the Pentagon owes them a debt of thanks and an apology for insulting their honorable service to our nation". About 4,000 soldiers were found to be eligible for payments they received. So far, auditors have confirmed 2,300 unauthorized bonus payments were made to about 2,000 soldiers, amounting to at least $22 million in unauthorized bonuses.

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Delta flight grounded when police arrest the pilot

Rapid City police were notified shortly after 8 a.m. Wednesday that the pilot smelled of alcohol. Skywest flies out of Rapid City as Delta Connection. It was only after some passengers noticed a police officer in the gangway, speaking to a flight member, that passengers were told a different story.

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World Series: Indians' Andrew Miller escapes Game 1 jam

With Kluber lined up to start Game 4 (and 7), the big rotation question is whether Bauer and Tomlin will also be asked to go on short rest, or if Francona will turn to Ryan Merritt in Game 5 as he did in the ALCS. In the other dugout, the group of Indians that made the World Series were worth about $114 million this season to sit 22nd in terms of overall payroll.

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Palo Capital adds Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) to its portfolio

The state of Nevada is investigating casino operator Las Vegas Sands over the alleged use of housekeepers to take out markers for high-stakes gamblers. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Oct 11, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.60 EPS .

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'Strong odor' of alcohol on Jose Fernandez after boat crash

The warrant affidavit, released to the Miami Herald by the Miami-Dade state attorney's office Wednesday, said the divers who recovered the bodies off Miami's South Beach detected the scent of alcohol. "This recklessness was exacerbated by the consumption of alcohol by the operator, whoever that was", according to the warrant. According to the report, toxicology tests for the three men have been completed but not released because a criminal investigation remains open, thus exempting the ...

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Tim Kaine Stumps for Hillary Clinton at Local Colleges

She'll hold a round table discussion on education and promote Hillary Clinton's agenda. Kaine is not the first high-profile figure to visit Kenyon during an election year. Kaine's other stops in Florida this week include Gainesville, Miami, Palm Beach, and Sarasota. Those interested in attending the event at the school on Ashland Avenue can sign up on the campaign's website, www.hillaryclinton.com.


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