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Louisville police officer killed by alleged drunk driver

Whitlow, 26, of Lexington, with two counts of second-degree manslaughter and one count of driving under the influence in the first degree. Schweitzer's best friend, who was with him on the trip, had just crossed the street when police said Whitlow lost control, hopped the curb, and drove onto the sidewalk where Schweitzer and Moore were talking.

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Metta World Peace Says He Was Inappropriately Touched By Ghosts

It's easy to read that as sarcastic or otherwise not serious, but World Peace insists he was violated, but didn't fully feel motivated to make it stop. This isn't a first among National Basketball Association players. The hotel's haunted history is well-documented, and then there's the time that Kyrie Irving stayed up all night because he was getting bitten by bed bugs.

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This year's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree will be from Oneonta, NY

The building complex, which houses NBC 4 NY, teased a view from the top of the Norway spruce in a tweet on Monday morning. The Norway Spruce will be cut on Thursday, November 10, and will arrive at Rockefeller Center on Saturday, November 12th.

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D'Onta Foreman, Shane Buechele win Big 12 weekly awards

We had a great opportunity to win. "We knew the quarterback run was going to hurt them, and it did, but it didn't hurt them enough", Russell said. When you have players that come to you and apologize for dropping the football when I tell them you don't have to apologize, no, Coach, because they're putting all the pressure on you.

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In hacked emails, Clinton aide describes 'unorthodox nature' of finances

Other emails from Hillary Clinton's own file show frequent contacts between foundation donors and the secretary. Two aides in charge of running Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign were taken aback as news broke in March 2015 of Clinton's use of private email for her work as USA secretary of state, according to stolen emails published on Thursday by WikiLeaks .

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Final debate in Pennsylvania's U.S. Senate race tonight on 6abc

The Pennsylvania Republican's race is one of the most competitive in the nation, and he's trying to convince a state that's leaning blue to re-elect him, even though he once ran the conservative Club for Growth and has one of the most conservative voting records in Congress.

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Plane Carrying Republican VP Candidate Pence Skids Off Runway at LaGuardia Airport

Pence has told reporters that no one has been injured. "We certainly would denounce, you know, any calls from anything other than people vigorously being involved in the electoral process", Pence said , adding that he believes "we're gonna have a great day come Election Day".

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Emergency hearing scheduled in NC voter case

She said that in all the cases "county officials indicate that their respective boards of elections held preliminary hearings, notified the challenged voters by mail, and held hearings on the merits". The complaint , filed in U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina, contends that the purging of voter registrations in Cumberland, Moore and Beaufort counties is an effort by Republicans to suppress black votes.

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School District Cancels Christian Haunted House That Depicted Pulse Nightclub Shooting

According to Windy City Times , Tyrone Tappler Productions put a call out via Facebook in August for people to take part in recreating the scene: "Club Pulse, Dancers, Victims ..." The haunted house was not only going to use the senseless murder of 49 people in an LGBTQ club as entertainment, but it was also going to include a scene modeled after the 2015 shooting at a Charleston, South Carolina, church.

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Sanders to campaign in Mahoning Valley for Clinton

The man who challenged Hillary Clinton for the Democratic nomination will be campaigning for her in the Valley this week. Other states included in Sanders' 12-state campaign tour leading up to Election Day are New Hampshire, Maine, Wisconsin, Ohio, North Carolina, Iowa, Nebraska, Colorado, Arizona, Nevada and California.

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Red Cross offers safety tips for trick-or-treaters on Halloween

Choose costumes that are flame retardant, and use props, such as magic wands and swords made out of foam rubber or cardboard, rather than metal or wood. Make sure to look in all directions when crossing the street. We would like to stress to everyone not to cut across people yards. Make sure an adult checks the goodies before eating.

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Wisconsin Democrats sound off on new Clinton email probe

A major Democratic Senate campaign committee is pouring $2 million into Wisconsin as the contest for control of the U.S. Senate goes down to the wire. He defends the move, saying the campaign finance laws have changed so dramatically since 1992, and since passage of 2002 McCain-Feingold law that bears his name, that he has to play by the rules as they stand today.

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White House: No defense or criticism of Comey

Having the President shut down your claims makes the "lying" stigma more prominent with Clinton. In the end, the Department of Homeland Security and The Office of the Director of National Intelligence issued the statement on October 7, saying "The U.S.

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President Obama returning to North Carolina for Clinton

Then again, GOP candidate Donald Trump is not your conventional kind of candidate. On Friday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation informed Congress it is investigating whether there is classified information in new emails that have emerged in its probe of Hillary Clinton's private server.

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Trial of officer seen on video shooting black man starting

Slager used his Taser on Scott, then the two got into a scuffle, they contend. If he's convicted, he could face 30 years to life in prison. Prospective jurors will be questioned Monday, Oct. Scott fled his auto on foot, and Slager pursued him into a nearby field. Slager said the two struggled and that he fired on Scott because he feared for his life.

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12-Year-Old Boy Accused Of DUI After Dangerous Police Chase

A 12-year-old boy suspected of being under the influence when he crashed his auto while allegedly leading police on a pursuit in Austin, Texas, on Monday morning faces a number of charges, according to multiple reports. The driver sped off, crashing into another vehicle in the process, along the 1200 block of Pleasant Valley. The unattached part of the pole was held aloft by the cables still attached to it, preventing further damage to the vehicle or injury to the motorist, the officer said.

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Mayor: Trials can again show united Charleston

On 7 November, the trial of white supremacist Dylann Roof, who shot dead nine black churchgoers in Charleston in June 2015, is set to begin at the federal courthouse across the street. "We are prepared", Tecklenburg said. "At this time when hate is so prevalent in our country and racial lines are being divided, it is a privilege to stand and be a voice and a representative along with our colleagues to say that this is our city, our home", said Tina Reddy of the National Action Network.

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I will win US election, insists Trump

The AP-GfK poll found that 74 percent of likely voters believe Clinton will win, up from 63 percent in September. Those polls led the political site, RealClear Politics, to move Texas from the "lean Trump " column to tossup status on Sunday.

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Pulse gunman angry in audio over Iraq, Syria

Chilling 911 calls made by Pulse nightclub shooter Omar Mateen, in which he pledges allegiance to ISIS after killing 49 people and wounding 53 others, have been released by Orlando Police. "Look, I'm trying to figure out how to keep you safe and how to get this resolved peacefully because I'm not a politician, I'm not a government", he said.

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Russell Westbrook notches historic triple-double in overtime game

LOS ANGELES - Austin Rivers came off the bench to score 19 points, and Blake Griffin added 18 points and 10 rebounds, sparking Los Angeles to a victory over Utah Jazz in the Clippers' home opener. Second-overall pick Brandon Ingram gave the Lakers a scare in Salt Lake City, playing only four minutes due to a non-contact injury to his right knee.

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15000 left homeless by Italy's most powerful quake since 1980

The strongest quake to hit Italy was in 1980, and was responsible for 2,735 deaths, said The Huffington Post . The destruction of the Norcia basilica was the single most significant loss of Italy's artistic heritage in an quake since a tremor in 1997 caused the collapse of the ceiling of the Basilica of St Francis in Assisi, which is 80 km to the north.

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Clinton's aides in spotlight during campaign's final stretch

The family of aides and confidants has at times strained the loyalty, patience and political judgment of the figures at its center. But the new information that the Federal Bureau of Investigation found State Department-related email on her home laptop also calls into question whether Abedin in fact turned over all of the devices she used to send and receive email while working at State.

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Penn State vs. Purdue 10/29/16

Penn State has bleated crowd noise and ear-ringing music and the Pitt and MI alma maters at its players in practice all season. "We treat it the same as Ohio State". "They are the heartbeat of the team". Since returning from the left shoulder injury, Jones has played in two games and has 19 carries for 69 yards against Iowa and the Cornhuskers.

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Trump Urges Supporters To Vote Twice Claiming 'Rigged' Election

Trump informed the crowd to check on their ballots after voting, after asking the crowd if they were concerned about ballots being counted properly and the legitimacy of the voting process. CORRECTION: This story and headline have been corrected to accurately reflect Donald Trump's statement about mail-in balloting in Colorado. Hillary Clinton's performance as secretary of state and her policies made Wilder a firm Trump supporter, she said.

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Hostility, geniality mix as Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton meet at event

Speaking at a rally in North Carolina, the Republican candidate complained that "all she wants to do is campaign". "Hillary accidentally bumped into me, and she very civilly said 'Pardon me, '" the Republican nominee joked. Trump, who spoke before Clinton, notably lacked the self-deprecating humor that previous presidential candidates have offered at the fundraiser meant to raise money for Catholic Charities .

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Cubs hang on for crucial win in World Series

What's next for the Indians? "I threw the ball really well". "In other words, I think he understands now that it was probably mental and that I think he'll have a lot more sense of being able to be himself going into this start than he did the first time ".

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At least 17 dead in Chicago's street violence over weekend

Either way, the toll surpassed the Chicago Tribune and Sun-Times' analysis of holiday weekends when violence typically spikes. Seventeen people were fatally shot, and 42 were wounded between Friday and early Monday, according to the Tribune .

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Trial of officer seen on video shooting black man to begin

Neither shooting was followed by civil unrest - unlike other cities experiencing tensions between black communities and the police departments that patrol them - and Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg wants to keep it that way. The defense says the short video clip seen worldwide doesn't tell the whole story and that there was a struggle between the two men before the shooting.

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Penn State explodes with huge second half in blowout win over Purdue

According to ESPN's matchup predictor, which is based on its Football Power Index, Penn State wins the matchup between the two teams 83.7% of the time. The Nittany Lions aren't fully recovered from the NCAA sanctions that followed the Jerry Sandusky scandal, but they are well on their way, in part because of the play of Barkley, one of the Big Ten's best running backs.

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EU Deal With Canada Means Nothing For 'Brexit', Says EU Commission President

On a sleepy Sunday morning in the largely shuttered EU capital, Trudeau's entourage was greeted by a small but vocal group of protesters at the European Council. Eliminating barriers to trade through the CETA will allow Canada to capture more value from agri-food exports to the EU. The deal can indeed be applied provisionally once the European Parliament also ratifies it in December.

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Trump regains lead over Clinton after last debate

Democratic presidential nominee Mrs Clinton began her remarks by saying the event was so meaningful, she chose to take a break from her "rigorous nap schedule" to attend. "This is the first time that Hillary is sitting down and speaking to major corporate donors and not getting paid for it. Hillary is so corrupt she got kicked off the Watergate commission".

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Senior Democrat accuses FBI director of 'breaking the law'

Comey's disclosure of the new emails on Friday plunged the final days of the White House race between Democrat Clinton and Republican Donald Trump into turmoil. Former Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano on Sunday rebuked Comey for what she called his "inexplicable" decision, minutes before rallying campaign workers at the Arizona Democratic Party's headquarters in Phoenix.

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Chris Christie Was Told Of 'Bridgegate' Closures In Advance, Former Aide Says

That same day, Kelly sent Wildstein the "time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee" email. Kelly testified she used the phrase "traffic problems" because she often heard Wildstein use it. 20, 2016. Christie also raised the lane closures with Kelly while they were underway, she testified, after he returned to Trenton from a 9/11 memorial service in Manhattan.

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Massive Oklahoma manhunt ends with suspect in killings dead

Authorities believe Vance killed two people and injured two more after he fled a shootout with police near Wellston, Oklahoma, on October 23. He was found 130 miles northwest of Oklahoma City. 23. Police say he underwent surgery Monday and is expected to recover. He was believed to be carrying an AK-47. A short time later, he allegedly carjacked a man, then shot a woman and made another getaway.

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Trump aide says FBI won't be 'centerpiece'

Separately Sunday, another law enforcement official said FBI investigators in the Weiner sexting probe knew for weeks about the existence of the emails potentially related to the probe of Clinton's server. What does all of this mean for Mrs Clinton and her campaign? The impact is not yet clear. Yet in a news conference, after news broke of one of the DNC email hacks and alleged Russian involvement in the breach, Trump invited Russia to have at Clinton's private email server, despite ...


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