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Ex-Bill Clinton aide memo roils Hillary's campaign over ethics

Perhaps, Qatar's $1 million birthday gift to Bill Clinton, plus $1 million to Hillary's campaign, combined with the $25 million donation to the Clinton Foundation from the Saudis, had everything to do with Hillary Clinton's silence and inaction.

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Florida's Thompson won't play vs Georgia after drug citation

Quarterback Greyson Lambert started the season at quarterback before being replaced by freshman Jacob Eason by Week 3. He did not turn over the football though. Eason is the better quarterback, but who has confidence that Georgia's offense can move the ball against UF's stingy defense? He had 26 carries for 96 yards and a rushing touchdown.

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Supreme Court to Rule On Trans Bathroom Access

The case, involving Gloucester County school board and student Gavin Grimm , will be heard next year, the Supreme Court justices confirmed on 28 October. Constitution. If the justices are divided and the case results in a 4-4 split, the appeals court's ruling in Grimm's favor would stand . Though a district court sided with the schools, the U.S.

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Ducks beat Sun Devils 54-35 to snap 5-game losing streak

Last season, on October 29, 2015, a pair of middling programs in their respective divisions - each trying to climb up to the next rung of the Pac-12 ladder and avoid a mediocre finish to the final third of their schedule - met in Tempe. For the fourth time in conference play and fifth time overall this season, the Sun Devils defense allowed an opponent to gain better than 500 yards, and OR hit the mark by the third quarter.

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Pieces flew thousands of feet from Chicago plane on fire

But footage from Chicago's ABC News affiliate station, WLS-TV, showed an American Airlines jet on the ground with flames and large clouds of black smoke billowing from one side of the aircraft, which had its emergency slides deployed.

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Kirk apologizes for mocking rival's family military history

Marine, is of British heritage. The room went quiet as Duckworth refused to dignify his attack with a response. As his electoral hopes and Trump's numbers dropped throughout the summer and fall, Kirk was one of the most outspoken Republicans insisting that Trump should be pulled from the ballot, despite the fact that voting had already begun and there was no way to remove him.

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American Airlines jet catches fire on take-off

Earlier Friday, eight people reported minor injuries after an American Airlines aircraft caught fire at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. A video clip posted on social media showed passengers shouting at each other to hurry as they move down the aisle to the emergency exit slide.

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'Unprecedented': Poll Shows Half of Republicans Would Reject Clinton Win

During a campaign stop in North Carolina, Trump criticized Obama for getting involved in the election. "What began as the expected ribbing of candidates in the midst of a presidential campaign turned to boos as Donald Trump described Hillary Clinton as "corrupt" and delved into some WikiLeaks-based jokes that sounded more like something you'd hear at a Trump rally rather than an annual dinner hosted by the Archdiocese of NY", they wrote.

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Judge rejects ex-NSA contractor's bid for freedom

A former National Security Agency contractor charged with stealing government property and taking classified information is again asking to be released from prison at hearing in federal court Friday. He was arrested back in August 2016. It was a theft, prosecutors said, "that is breathtaking in its longevity and scale". He has worked for at least eight different contractors, jobs that placed him at agencies within the intelligence community.

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Volkswagen to start emission scandal buybacks

Judge Breyer said, in his opinion granting the approval, "given the risks of prolonged litigation, the immediate settlement of this matter is far preferable". Volkswagen spokeswoman Jeannine Ginivan said the automaker expects to begin buying back vehicles in mid-November. However, the company could face a series of trials from consumers with 3.0-liter diesel cars in the U.S.

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Oil pipeline protesters burn vehicles

SENECA NATION, N.Y. (WIVB)- Clashing continues in North Dakota as hundreds of demonstrators protest an 1,100 mile access pipeline. A burned-out truck sits on Highway 1806 near Cannon Ball, N.D., on Friday, Oct. Late on the evening of Oct 27, 141 protesters were arrested after police tried to disperse the crowd, bringing the total up to almost 400 since the demonstrations began in August.

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Judge weighing how to handle juror notes

Prosecutors and defense attorneys in the case agreed to the dismissal of the juror, who formerly worked for the federal Bureau of Land Management (BLM), after U.S. The newly raised scrutiny of a juror's impartiality could prolong deliberations and even pave the way for a mistrial or appeal. "We ask that he simply be dismissed", Per Olson, David Fry's defense attorney, said in court.

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Trump slams Clinton's trade policies, says he should be handed presidency

Their support for Libertarian Gary Johnson slumped, to 6 percent from a pre-debate high of 27 percent, when he out-polled Trump among this key bloc. Faced with a striking cash disadvantage, the Republican nominee is taking steps to infuse his campaign with new money.

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Michelle Obama strikes again for Clinton campaign

Hitting the campaign train on Thursday (27 October), Obama had the last word at the rally, which was attended by 11,000 roaring fans at Wake Forest University. She is seeking to solidify her lead in opinion polls as the Democratic Party works to win as many seats as possible in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, where Republicans now control majorities.

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DC Attorney: FBI Never Destroyed Laptops Of Clinton Aides

Late Friday Clinton told reporters that "the American people deserve to get full and complete facts" on the FBI's actions. FBI investigators will determine whether the newly uncovered emails contain classified information, Comey wrote. In an unusually prompt response to the news, Clinton held a brief press conference and answered questions about the newly discovered emails . In July, Comey announced the bureau had closed its investigation into Clinton's emails and recommended that ...

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New Poll Shows Republican Concern Over Voter Inaccuracies

Hillary Clinton entered the final presidential election push with a huge cash advantage over rival Donald Trump. We are confident this will not produce any conclusions different from the one the Federal Bureau of Investigation reached in July, ' Clinton Campaign chairman John Podesta said in a strongly worded statement.

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Greenfield-McClain cheerleaders spark controversy with racially insensitive banner

A high school cheerleading team in southern OH went viral Friday night for a controversial taunt directed at the opposing team nicknamed the Indians. The Trail of Tears was a series of forced removals of Native American nations from their ancestral homelands in the Southeastern United States to an area west of the Mississippi River that had been designated as Native Territory.

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Independent presidential candidate speaks in Boise

Clinton, a wholly unqualified, morally depraved, habitually lying, socialistic candidate and Mr. Trump, who could potentially provide conservatives with a few good Supreme Court justices and several positive policy improvements. An Electoral College deadlock would throw the responsibility of electing a new president to the House of Representatives. Boise's Stephen Stockinger said he still hasn't decided which person will get his vote.

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5 things to know: Transgender case lands in Supreme Court

Back in April, a federal appeals court ruled for Gavin, holding that schools that bar students from using restrooms that match their gender discriminate based on sex in violation of Title IX , a federal law against sex discrimination in education.

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Upset Alert: Undefeated West Virginia trails Oklahoma State at halftime

Three turnovers proved to be costly as the Cowboys turned those mistakes into 17-points as West Virginia fell to Oklahoma State for the second consecutive season. The Oklahoma State Cowboys (5-2) defeated the Kansas Jayhawks, 44-20, last week. West Virginia: The Mountaineers are looking at a steep drop because they don't have any really strong wins to give them a case to avoid it.

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Trump points to 'vote flipping' in Texas

On Election Day, November 8, Coconino County early voters can drop off their voted early ballots at any Coconino County polling place in the county between 6 am and 7 pm. That means voters must now pick each race individually. Similarly, Frank Phillips, elections administrator for Arlington's Tarrant County, said in a statement that his investigation "indicated that the voter did not follow the directions for straight-party voting".

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Detroit officer killed in multi-car crash

Myron Jarrett, the fallen DPD officer who lost his life last night while serving and protecting our city. Guzina was later tracked down near Grand River and Schaeffer Avenues and was taken into custody. Police Chief James Craig says Jarrett was a patrol officer. Jarrett was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. We're told the officer, an eight-year veteran, was responding to a hit and run accident Friday night, when he was hit by a truck.

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Mass. cop's wife faked home robbery, blamed Black Lives Matter, police say

Police say the wife of a Millbury K-9 police officer fabricated a story about a break-in, theft, and graffiti tagging. Desorcy said that the "trained and active" police dog would have been visibly agitated if his owner's home had just been burglarized.

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Chinese World Record Attempt Sailor Guo Chuan Goes Missing

A boarding team from the ship said no one was in the cabin. CORRECTS DATE OF PHOTO TO TUESDAY, OCT. 25, 2016 - This photo provided by the U.S. Coast Guard shows a trimaran that the U.S. "Mr. Chuan was a professional mariner with a deep passion for sailing", Coast Guard Capt. Robert Hendrickson said in a statement announcing the search was being suspended.

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Supreme Court Will Hear Case On Bathroom Rules For Transgender Students

Grimm, 17, will not be allowed to use the boys' restroom at the school in the meantime. The school Gavin goes to has three personal bathrooms, but Gavin says he feels humiliated every time he has to use them. Grimm's argument (and the argument by the Department of Education and Department of Justice) is that denying him access to the bathroom of his chosen gender expression is a form of sex discrimination under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.

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Pennsylvanians to see higher health premiums, less choice

The analysis by Avalere Health finds most IN counties have three or more marketplace insurers offering coverage for 2017. Sign-up starts next Tuesday. The Obamacare market is under pressure because the mix of people signing up for health care under plans offered on the exchanges has been unhealthier than expected.

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Marlins pitcher had cocaine, alcohol in his system

Fernandez, 24, suffered blunt-force injuries to the head and torso, along with skull and jaw fractures when the boat he was in hit a jetty near Miami Beach in the early morning hours of September 25. U.S. Coast Guard officials have said they'll examine lighting at the South Beach jetty where the boat crashed. The crash was being investigated by the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission, which initially claimed the documents could not be released because of an active criminal ...

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Voters More Worried About Drug Prices Than Obamacare

Among the 38 states that rely on the federal exchange, as opposed to those that oversee their own ACA marketplaces , the average number of plans available to residents will decline by more than a third, from 47 to 30, though the change varies widely from state to state.

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Dozens arrested in connection with IRS phone scam

Johnson on Thursday said an inter-agency effort resulted in the indictment of all five call centres and 56 people, including 31 from India, as well as the arrest of 20 others in the United States, most of whom are Indians. One of the defendants is separately charged with passport fraud. The callers would threaten the victims with arrest, fines or deportation if they balked at paying up on bogus taxes or penalties to the government.

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Amy Goodman Will Surrender Herself To North Dakota Authorities On Monday

The pipeline has faced months of resistance from the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and members of hundreds of other tribes from across Latin America, the United States and Canada. Goodman's report went viral; one Facebook posting of the video has 14 million views. Goodman being charged for doing a job she has been doing for 20 years is ridiculous and she deserves the support of all fellow journalists.

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Hillary Clinton campaign on defense after Federal Bureau of Investigation reopens email case

The news that the FBI was investigating additional e-mails could potentially roil the race between Clinton and her Republican opponent, Donald Trump. To say that Trump has had mixed feelings on Comey is an understatement - in the past, Trump has criticized the FBI and how the handled the Clinton email investigation, alleging that the investigation was rigged.

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American Airlines 767 catches fire on O'Hare runway

The airline confirmed that there were 161 passengers and 9 crew members on board. Timothy Sampey of Chicago's Fire Department said the mishap could have been much worse. The rare, but extremely serious, engine failure sent debris from the engine spewing across the south side of the expansive airfield. The aircraft had started its take-off run when passengers an explosion was heard and flames were seen.

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UW- Madison student charged with assaulting 3 more women

At one point she says she "accepted my fate and gave up a little bit". "I realized he was bigger and stronger". She told police Cook choked and slapped her face against her will. "Disturbingly enough there were statements of "kill" and statements of "sexual" desires", according to the affidavit. Cook has yet to enter a plea.

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Trump's Right: Texas Has a Serious Voting Problem

Clay Barker, executive director of Kansas Republican Party, said early voting so far shows "no bad surprises for us". "I think we turned the page on that". "We're planning to be in more places than we were ... in the 2012 presidential cycle just because of the number of barriers that we have seen states put in place since the Shelby County ruling", said Clarke.

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A look at the latest FBI news on the Clinton email case

The FBI disclosure isn't good news for Clinton, who had just begun to pull away from Republican rival Donald Trump in the polls after the release of a 2005 video in which Trump bragged about sexual assault. After weeks of declaring the race "rigged" in favour of his opponent, he declared Friday he has "great respect" for the FBI and the Justice Department, now that they are "willing to have the courage to right the disgusting mistake that they made" in concluding the investigation earlier.


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