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Trump to reveal plan for first 100 days

Still, any headway that Trump may have made was likely to be diluted by his legal threats against his accusers, just the latest example of Trump stepping on his intended message at inopportune moments. Police said initial tests showed the substance wasn't harmful. In Las Vegas, Clinton was getting a campaign boost from singer and pop icon Katy Perry, who was pushing early voting.

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MIke Pence Plane Slides Off Runway At NYC's LaGuardia Airport

Following the incident, Pence was concerned about the safety of journalists travelling with him on the plane, according to accounts shared on Twitter. Video taken immediately after the incident showed the IN governor walking around the tarmac and talking with a number of emergency responders. Two officials from the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey - which manages LaGuardia - told ABC News that the aircraft was stopped from going onto the adjacent highway by the crushed concrete "arrester ...

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Marshals Tackle Oregon Standoff Lawyer in Court

Ammon Bundy, the leader of the domestic terrorist group that occupied federal buildings in rural OR, is a religious extremist and a self-described "devout Mormon". After Mumford was restrained, the Judge ordered the courtroom to be cleared. Co-defendants Jason Blomgren, Brian Cavalier, Blaine Cooper, Eric Flores, Wesley Kjar, Corey Lequieu, Joseph O'Shaughnessy, Ryan Payne, Jon Ritzheimer, Geoffrey Stanek, and Travis Cox previously pled guilty.

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More counts expected against student charged with assault

The university is urging survivors of sexual assault to come forward. Cook , 20, a UW-Madison junior from Minnesota, could be charged Thursday with almost a dozen felony sexual assault charges, 15 misdemeanor sexual assault charges and other charges that include strangulation and false imprisonment.

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Two senior Chinese officers expelled from Communist Party

The "core" concept appears to have been introduced by late paramount leader Deng Xiaoping to anoint then-little-known Jiang Zemin as his successor in the aftermath of the crackdown on pro-democracy protesters in 1989. Anti-corruption drive or power grab? China's most powerful man has a new title that reflects his raised status in the Chinese Communist Party. The campaign has been very popular with the Chinese public, but it has anxious some elites.

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Mississippi High School: Noose Put Around My Neck, Black Student Reports

This is a place where children should go to school and feel safe in their environment", said Johnson during a press conference in Wiggins on Monday, Oct. Derrick Johnson , president of that state's chapter of the civil rights organization, said Monday that as many as four white students were involved in the incident.

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Francona plans to use World Series starters on three days' rest

Francona said it best about Schwarber, noting his flight here to the World Series from the Arizona Fall League. First, you can head to Fox Sports Go in your browser or download the app on your tablet or smartphone . He's been taking fly balls in preparation for his start and said he's excited about the opportunity. You know, there's only two of 30 even get these opportunities.

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At a post-Ailes Fox News, Megyn Kelly is negotiating equal pay

The former House Speaker and presidential hopeful said the media has given an inordinate amount of coverage to the sexual assault allegations against Trump while ignoring the information that has been revealed in the leaked Clinton campaign emails.

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IS Executes Dozens of Prisoners Near Mosul

IS was " an adaptive enemy ", General Votel said. Welcome to the world of post-ISIS power politics - assuming we ever get there. "Nothing is 100 per cent, but in this case we are doing a pretty good job". QAYARA, Iraq (AP) - Islamic State militants have been going door to door in villages south of Mosul , ordering people at gunpoint on a mileslong trek into the city and using them as human shields as the extremists prepare to defend it from Iraqi forces, according to residents swept up in ...

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No injuries after Pence plane slides off runway in NYC

Pence was flying from Iowa and had posted on social media earlier that weather delays kept his plane, emblazoned with the phrase "Make America Great Again", on the ground in Fort Dodge. Passengers evacuated the plane shortly thereafter. Trump said. "Everybody's fine". "Grateful for our first responders and the concern and prayers of so many".

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Americans in Philippines jittery as Duterte rails against United States

China has shown through its actions that it can help the Philippines with many problems facing the island nation. That could change as Duterte's three-month-old administration re-examines the relationship. President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines, one of America's closest allies in Asia, has said he wants to reduce USA military influence in his country and build closer ties with China.

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United States election: Trump promises 'revitalisation' as he opens new hotel

Asked after the event why he was in Washington instead of campaigning in a battleground state, Trump told CNN it was "a very rude question" and said he worked hard on the trail every day. He said the resort employs more than 1,000 people: "Eighty percent are Hispanic. People don't know these things". According to the Los Angeles Times , he joked, "Better say good, or I'll say you're fired".

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Kirk, Duckworth meet for first televised Senate debate

When the moderator turned to Mark Kirk for his 30-second rebuttal Kirk chose, disastrously, to come back on one line of the answer, appearing to think he had caught Duckworth in a lie. There was no apology in the statement issued by Kirk campaign spokeswoman Eleni Demertzis, reported DeBonis . In August he said President Obama was acting like the "drug dealer in chief" when the USA made a $400 million payment to Iran contingent on the return of US prisoners.

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Early Voting Begins in DC; Starts in Maryland Thursday

A voter's eligibility to register to vote is not a permissible challenge at the polls. Once you are in the polling booth, you can be assured the vote you cast is private. To be eligible, the medical emergency affecting the voter must have occurred with 14 days or less of Election Day. After a messy presidential primary in April, Schneiderman's office announced they would be investigating allegations of voter disenfranchisement.

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Cubs Tie Up Fall Classic in Cleveland, Series Shifts to Chicago

Both teams are scheduled to work out at Wrigley Field on Thursday. Anthony Rizzo , Ben Zobrist and Kyle Schwarber , the numbers three through five hitters in Chicago's lineup, combined for five hits, four runs scored and four runs batted in after the hard-hitting Cubs were blanked 6-0 in Game One in Cleveland.

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Wisconsin student accused of assaulting 3 more women

When investigators searched his apartment they found a notebook detailing the grooming and stalking of women, Dane County assistant district attorney Collette Sampson said in an earlier report . Alec, a 20 year old business major with no criminal history, has seemingly been charged, tried, and convicted. "The rapid-fire news cycle, combined with the viral nature of social media, has resulted in modern-day character assassination that is very real and very wrong".

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Oregon standoff juror questions impartiality of fellow juror

An Oregon Public Broadcasting story noted that the 12-member jury includes a former BLM firefighter from Baker City. Judge Brown told the 11 remaining jurors to clean up their jury room so that juror 18 wouldn't be swayed by anything that had happened during the first three days of deliberations.

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Pentagon halts effort to recover Guard enlistment bonuses

Defense Secretary Carter said hundreds of California National Guard members have received relief from the debts through appeals. Concerns have been mounting since National Guard members found out they might have to give back bonuses they earned.

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USA election: 'Cruel' Trump claim annoys Muslim family

It's a pattern that has been true across all of the Upshot/Siena surveys in Florida , North Carolina and Pennsylvania . That said, the last two nights have been better for Trump, a result that aligns with events: Interviews last Thursday to Sunday immediately followed peak controversy over his treatment of women, his refusal to say whether he will accept the outcome if Clinton wins and the final debate, in which most say Clinton prevailed.

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Wisconsin student charged with assaulting 3 more women

The campus police department reportedly had two previous contacts with Cook, including one in which a woman said he made her fear for her safety. In the meantime, next tonight, from Madison, Wisconsin, a college student already accused of abusing one woman, now facing new charges of sexual assault.

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Hillary Clinton Eyes Vice President Joe Biden As Her Secretary of State

Politico reports that neither Clinton nor her aides have informed Biden. In October 2015, the vice president made a joke about being "demoted to secretary of state or something" after speaking to a group of labor leaders at the White House, according to The Washington Post .

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Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton greeted with cheers at Winston-Salem rally

The U.S. has accused Russian Federation of coordinating hacks on Clinton's campaign emails. Addressing several thousand supporters at Toledo's downtown civic center, Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, proclaimed during his second of three OH rallies Thursday: "We're living through the greatest jobs theft in the history of the world".

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Wisconsin Obamacare rates will increase an average of 16 percent

The Obama administration acknowledged on Monday that premiums for its popular health care plans will rise substantially next year, another hiccup for the president's signature law, the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. While some may want to blame the health insurance companies and stockholders, there are economic and financial reasons that explain the rate increases.

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Early Voting Results Bode Well for Trump in Key States

Some folks report that despite pulling the Trump voting lever, their vote registered for Hillary Clinton. The registrar of voters errors on the side of letting people vote rather than denying a ballot from a person who is eligible, he said.

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Suspect Armed With Rifle Killed After Shooting 2 Boston Police Officers

The officers were shot when they responded to a report of a person with a gun in the Orient Heights neighborhood at about 11 p.m. local time, the Boston Police Department tweeted. Two police officers in Palm Springs, Calif., were killed last weekend when they responded to a domestic violence call. "One officer had his hand in one of the wounds and I think that was instrumental in getting the officer down to Mass General quickly", Evans said.

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Dakota Pipeline protesters forced back by police

State Emergency Services spokeswoman Cecily Fong declined to comment Wednesday on any planned action to remove the protesters from the private land. More than half of all Native American tribes in the USA have aligned themselves with the Standing Rock Sioux, and a number of members of Congress have written letters urging the Obama administration to stop the pipeline.

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Suspect Arrested After Trump's Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star Destroyed — LAPD

The LAPD's Hollywood division was preparing a press release with additional information Thursday morning. US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's red star on the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame was smashed into pieces on Wednesday, media reports said.

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Trump defiant as Clinton surges

As for Trump's claim that Clinton would raise taxes on small businesses, Clinton's website promises that she would instead "simplify and cut taxes for small businesses so they can hire and grow". Speaking before her father, Ivanka Trump thanked the candidate for attending the opening, despite his "grueling schedule" on the campaign trail. She said she'd accept a Clinton victory, but sounded less confident that her fellow Trump supporters would when asked if she worries there will be violence.

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Turnovers & injuries halt Redskins 4 game win streak

The defense played a great game, but collapsed at the worst possible time. "I cut it loose and kind of thought to myself, 'We're either going to win the game or lose the game on this one.' It was a tight window". "He's playing really good football for us", Orlovsky said. We know we can beat Dallas as we beat ourselves in the 2 point loss to the Cowboys and we know we can dominate the Eagles, so that is two more wins right there.

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Clinton supporter presses Trump surrogate on sex assault claims

My point to you is, as a media story we don't get to say the ten women are lying. Gingrich also gave a quick explanation on why Clinton is going to lose the 2016 election. He discussed the "downsides" of consuming news in preferred "bubbles": "You get your news, not the news", Noah said . "Even if you use Tic-Tacs". And then, we have the fascination with sexual assault.

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Police evict oil pipeline protesters from private land

North Dakota's Emergency Commission approved $6 million in emergency funding for law enforcement costs related to the protest - but as of Wednesday, almost all of that had been used up. Law officers eventually rescued the journalists after they called 911. "I want to know if my younger family is going to be safe", Garrett Hairychin, 23, said in a statement.

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Rizzo, Zobrist lead Cubs' offensive outburst in Game 2

Ten days ago he seemed destined to be a fan for the entire playoffs. It was the longest no-hit bid in the World Series since Jerry Koosman's lasted six in 1969. "We might have to play him a maybe a little deeper or something along those lines, just to have him come in so reading the ball, he has more time to read the ball that way".

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Pilot: Waves, darkness hindered search for Chinese sailor

Guo, 51, was aiming to set a new solo non-stop trans-Pacific world record from San Francisco to Shanghai, setting sail on October 19. The experienced sailor had been attempting to break the speed record for a solo Pacific crossing, which now stands at 21 days.

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Tom Green County Sees Average Early Voting Turnout Unlike Other Cities

Municipal officials expect about 2,000 early voters , said Clerk Tim Kitzman. About 54 percent of the Monday voters in El Paso were women. A four-decade high was reached in 2008 when Barack Obama was first elected president, with 58 percent of the electorate voting, before declining slightly in 2012 to 55 percent, according to the Federal Election Commission.

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Cubs announce Kyle Schwarber hasn't been cleared to play the outfield

The Cubs scored their second run in the third inning on a base hit by Kyle Schwarber, driving in Rizzo from second base. The Nielsen company said Thursday that Chicago's 5-1 win over Cleveland on Wednesday night received an 11.3 rating and 19 share and averaged 17.4 million viewers.


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