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Arrieta deals, Cubs awaken, top Indians to even Series at 1

The question now, though, is how much Schwarber will be able to play in Games 3, 4 and 5 at Wrigley Field in Chicago. "The whole group", said Cubs manager Joe Maddon. Bauer was making his first start since he exited Game 3 of the ALCS on October 17 after only two-thirds of an inning because of bleeding on his pitching hand's pinky.

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WORLD SERIES World Series

And Cleveland manager Terry Francona's magical touch in October finally fizzled as he dropped to 9-1 in Series games. It wasn't much of a decision, really, after the right-hander confounded the Cubs in Game 1 , painting the corners for 6 1/3 innings.

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Clinton, in Florida, Makes Pitch to Republicans

Both Trump and Clinton enjoy roughly equal support from their parties: 83 percent of Democrats back their nominee and 81 percent of Republicans support their candidate. Overall , 79 percent of likely Republican voters say they're supporting Trump this year. "He's shown himself to be resonant with a certain subset of the population but he's having a lot of problems with the middle and independents when it comes to being presidential", said Cliff Young, IPSOS polling organization.

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USA abstains for first time in United Nations vote on ending Cuba embargo

At a session of the United Nations general assembly to debate an annual resolution calling for the lifting of the embargo, the USA ambassador, Samantha Power, took to the lectern to make the same argument the administration has been making in Congress - that the embargo has been backfiring for years.

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Reality Check: Trump on Obamacare: Confusing

The nation's independent business owners have been bellyaching for years about rising health care costs and with Obamacare premiums set to rise over 20% on average next year, business owners are being dealt a fresh blow. But it remains unclear how Trump's proposed repeal of "Obamacare" would affect its improvements to Medicare benefits, including closing the prescription drug coverage gap known as the "doughnut hole".

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Poll of Polls: Clinton lead holds steady

That's according to a new AP-GfK poll that looked at a few "hypotheticals" involving the 2016 major party candidates for president and vice-president. Mr Trump is the most controversial presidential candidate in living memory, while both candidates have had to defend themselves against damaging allegations.

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Philippine leader affirms US alliance but wants troops out

Both Tokyo and Washington have grown anxious that the commitment under Duterte's predecessor, Benigno Aquino, to stand up to China in the South China Sea is under threat, although Japan has no direct territorial row with Beijing there. De Lima said Mr. Duterte should instead be campaigning for worldwide support for the landmark July arbitral ruling of the United Nations tribunal, which invalidated China's nine-dash line claim over much of the South China Sea , and declared the Panatag Shoal ...

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What to do with the VW albatross in your garage

About 11 million vehicles distributed worldwide were affected. As for 3-liter diesel owners, Volkswagen says it isn't ignoring them as the automaker continues to work toward a resolution for those 85,000 US vehicles, but so far no settlement agreement is in sight for the V6 diesel engines.

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Affordable Care Act Under Fire, Iowa Insurance Commissioner Acknowledges Criticism

In a report released Monday, HHS said insurers are "adjusting their premiums to bring them in line with costs" with two years of data available. The Obama administration has tried to put a good face on the news this week that Obamacare premiums are spiking an average of 25 percent for 2017.

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Northrop Grumman (NOC) Stock Climbs on Q3 Beat, Guidance

The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $223.97. The company had revenue of $6000.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $5921.84 million. According to ZACKS data, different Brokerage Firms rated the stock about their BUY, SELL or HOLD recommendations. Massachusetts Financial Services Co.

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No one injured after fire at Opryland Hotel

According to WKRN .com, firefighters said there was a fire in the kitchen at the Old Hickory Steakhouse and spread to vents and then to the hotel's roof. One firefighter being checked out for possible heat exhaustion. Smoke from the fire could be seen at some distance. Engineers are surveying the damage inside the HVAC system.

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Westbrook, Thunder spoil Embiid's debut for 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers fans waited two years for Joel Embiid to make his regular season National Basketball Association debut, and on Wednesday, it finally happened. Limited by the Sixers medical staff to 22 minutes, he nonetheless scored a team-high 20 points, grabbed seven rebounds, blocked a couple of shots - including Westbrook's - and disrupted Oklahoma City's offense.

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Rolling Stone Trial: Article Fact-Checker Trusted Jackie's Story

Eramo is seeking around $7.5 million in damages. In the deposition Jackie also mentioned she told Erdely she cared about Eramo and anxious Eramo's "job security" would be at risk after publication of the article. She says the article portrayed her as indifferent in dealing with sexual assault complaints and that the material Erdely gathered was to fit into a predetermined formula for a story on how colleges mishandle sexual assault incidents.

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Clinton leading among young voters, Harvard poll finds

Mr Trump said Assad is much stronger now than he was three years ago and said getting Assad to leave power was less important than defeating Islamic State. Republicans are the party with the millennial problem. She said that includes not just Democrats, but Republicans and independents who are backing her White House campaign against Republican Donald Trump .

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Trump touts hotel as Pence heads to Utah in waning days

He attacked Clinton's record as secretary of state, saying the country would be weaker at home and overseas with her in the White House, prompting the several hundred Trump supporters to chant, "Lock her up". "Nobody knows anything about [McMullin's] background besides he's Central Intelligence Agency and went to BYU", said Charlene Booth, a Mormon from Farmington, Utah, who drove in for the Pence rally.

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Detective says mother is not a suspect in hot car death case

The defense has maintained that police rushed to judgment, charging Harris with murder because they didn't like the way he behaved after his son's death. "Evidence like tears coming down out of your eyes or when we cry our nose starts to run", Stoddard said. "Isn't it true you're looking for a conspiracy, you're looking for nefarious motives?" "I miss spoke at the probable cause hearing", Stoddard said.

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Obama says Republicans abandoning Trump too late for such a decision

Harry Reid, the Nevadan who leads Senate Democrats and who is retiring. President Barack Obama speaks at Cheyenne High School in North Las Vegas, Nev., Sunday, Oct. A victory in the state is critical to Trump's hopes for capturing the 270 electoral votes needed to win the presidency. Clinton - who has been the frontrunner for the entire race - also has leads in battlegrounds states New Hampshire, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

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Trump promises a 'new deal for black America' at NC stop

Trump also promised to address crime in America's black communities, which he has characterized in previous speeches as disaster areas. Carson is an African-American surgeon who was among Trump's rivals for the Republican presidential nomination.

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Philippine leader Duterte says he wants US troops out of country

Speaking at the Philippines Economic Forum in Tokyo , Duterte said his visit to China last week was all about economic relations but again suggested that defense ties with Washington may be overhauled. Washington is critical of Duterte's bloody war on drugs. It is unclear where Duterte's latest diatribe leaves U.S. -Philippines ties. "Without the assistance of America, it will be a lesser quality of life", Duterte told hundreds of Philippine and Japanese business people.

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Trump takes a swipe at Michelle

SurveyMonkey Third Debate Reaction Poll conducted on Thursday, October 20. President Barack Obama slammed Donald Trump for his insistence that he might not accept the election result, saying the Republican presidential nominee's attempt to "sow the seeds of doubt" about the integrity of elections is "dangerous" and "undermines our democracy".

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BYU says it will stop honor-code investigations of sexual assault victims

Other Advisory Council recommendations include hiring a full-time Title IX coordinator, hiring a victim's advocate who can also serve as a counselor and advisor, housing the Title IX and Honor Code offices in separate buildings, and banning the two offices from sharing information without the consent of the victim, except in cases that raise health or safety concerns.

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Judge approves $14.7B Volkswagen settlement

The scandal which came to light previous year had Volkswagen admitting to cheating its emission tests by using devices that defeated the goal of the test and made it seem as if the emission from the cars was lower than that what it really should be.

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Clinton appears on cusp of commanding victory

The majority of election coverage presented by network news, the group said , has been focused on allegations against Trump while minimizing stories about email leaks unfavorable to Clinton . Besides Utah, Pence also was stopping in the swing states of Nevada and Colorado before he heads on Thursday to solidly Republican Nebraska, a state that awards some of its electoral votes by congressional district.

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Cubs dominate Indians 5-1 in Game 2

The only no-hitter in World Series history was a ideal game by Don Larsen of the New York Yankees in 1956 against Brooklyn. On a night of civic pride, LeBron James and the NBA's Cavaliers received their championship rings next door prior to their season opener, and Cleveland hosted a World Series opener for the first time.

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West Virginia's rise aided by limiting opponents' strengths

He arrives Saturday in Stillwater an improved decision maker. The Cowboys are on their own three-game winning streak coming off victories over Kansas, Iowa State and Texas. Jordan Burton , Ramon Richards and Jordan Sterns show two interceptions each, while DeQuinton Osborne and Derrick Moncrief also have picks. The Mountaineers will go into Stillwater as if it is any other game, with that same well-known chip on their shoulders to prove everyone wrong.

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New Jersey boys survive 100-foot fall with suicidal father

Monday, state police said. Police are asking for any possible witnesses to come forward so they can determine if Spincken threw the children off the bridge and then jumped, or if he was holding them when he jumped. Police say it's a place where many have taken their own lives before so they walked underneath the bridge bracing for what they'd see. According to PIX11, Pequannock Police Captain Christopher DePuyt is calling their survival "a miracle".

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Jackson's injury shows risk of returning for senior year

He's played corner, he played Money last week when Eddie went down in the game. Alabama will not play a game this Saturday, as the No. 1 Tide heads into its by week before traveling to a Baton Rouge, La., for a highly anticipated matchup against No.

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Shelby County early-voting sites could open earlier

IL also has grace period voter registration, which means voters can register through Election Day but they must cast a ballot when they register. Including mail-in ballots (64,377) a total of 205,390 people have already voted in the state's most populous county.

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Hairstylist uses pepper spray on unhappy client, police say

The hairstylist then pepper-sprayed the victim in the face, police said. Simpson was charged with aggravated assault and unlawful possession of a weapon. The client was treated at the apartment for injuries sustained during the incident, police have said. Detective Harry Norris assigned to the investigation was able to identify " Freddy ", which led to her arrest on 10/24/2016.

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Pipeline protester: Removal imminent from private property

Law enforcement officers from several states are heading to North Dakota to help authorities deal with the protest over the Dakota Access pipeline. The protesters - they call themselves protectors - claim when the pipeline is constructed under the Missouri River, it could leak, damaging water quality for tens of thousands of people.

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Hillary aides scrambled to 'clean up' Obama's remarks on private emails

Additional hacked emails show Clinton confidantes anxious about the fallout from the Times story, including one who suggested that Clinton and other aides using her private email system knew what they were doing could land them in hot water.

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Trump praises Gingrich for criticism of Kelly

Gingrich , a Fox contributor interviewed Tuesday as a Trump surrogate, and Kelly began arguing when she asked him about allegations by several women that the Republican presidential candidate had groped them or kissed them against their will.

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Criticism prompts Nebraska official to pull death penalty ad

Darold Bauer, campaign manager for the group, said the radio announcements fail to say that the Nebraska Legislature repealed the death penalty and replaced it with life in prison without parole. Pete Ricketts of the effort. But in Wednesday's release from Gale, Timm said the broadcasters respect Gale's decision. Statehouse Correspondent J.L.

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F/A-18C Hornet Marine fighter jet crashes, burns in Southern California

The board has 30 days to submit its report but could request more time. The Hornet was participating in an integrated training exercise, which involves air and ground forces working together in "difficult, realistic conditions", a news release said.

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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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