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Mississippi: Halloween hayride meets accident, 3 killed

At least three people died in the crash. West says the vehicle apparently rear-ended the trailer that was carrying many people. The Mississippi Highway Patrol said a pickup truck slammed into the back of a flat-bed trailer just before 8 p.m.

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Mother, 2 daughters killed in Halloween crash in Mississippi

Mississippi Highway Patrol Capt. Johnny Poulos tells The Associated Press the accident happened on U.S. Highway 80 in Chunky, about 80 miles east of Jackson. At about 7:45 p.m. A vehicle collided with a flat-bed trailer full of Halloween revelers on a hayride near Chunky, Miss., on October 31. Chunky has a population of about 325.

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Turkish opposition paper "won't give in" after detentions

It also believes that the paper, before the failed summer coup on July 15, published articles that would legitimize a coup attempt. Journalists at the paper were accused of seeking to precipitate the coup through "subliminal messages" in their columns before it happened, Anadolu reported .

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Deadline to apply for absentee ballot is Tuesday

City Councilman Peter Ujvagi voted early in an organized event last week even though he prefers to vote on Election Day. Your county election office is where you can find answers to most voting questions. North Carolina's laws have changed since 2012, and the biggest spike in early voting has come from independent voters, making apples-to-apples comparisons hard.

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Donald Trump edges ahead of Hillary Clinton, poll finds

It features Monique Luiz, the same woman who, as a small girl, plucked petals from a flower in the original ad, which President Lyndon Johnson aimed at Republican presidential nominee Barry Goldwater. Remember: Just seven days to go until the election. "Voters deserve to get full and complete facts, so we call on director Comey to explain everything right away and put it all out on the table".

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Chiefs sign RB Sankey off Patriots' practice squad

His 0.01 Rushing Net Expected Points per carry ranked 24th among the 82 backs with at least 40 carries. It's possible we don't see Charles back on the field for a while. Sankey had been a member of the New England Patriots' practice squad. Sankey rushed for 762 yards in two seasons in Tennessee before the former second-round pick was released by the Titans .

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Massive cyber attack cripples internet

In a denial-of-service attack , targeted computers get hit with an overwhelming volume of bogus data requests, which dramatically slows down access and in extreme cases can completely cut off legitimate traffic. In the past New World Hacking has claimed responsibility for cyber-attacks on the BBC and ESPN. Dyn, which is based in Manchester, New Hampshire, said that by 9:30 a.m., the first assault was stopped, but at 11:52 a.m., its servers were again attacked, and then under a traffic ...

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Justice Department Promises To Investigate Clinton Emails As Quickly As Possible

Lynch never gave Comey the order not to send the emails, a senior government official said . "They have to take ownership that this is a result of corrupt Hillary having a secret illegal server for the obvious reason of shielding criminal activity from disclosure", he said.

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No. 6 Ohio State avoids upset against Northwestern

The Buckeyes remained one game behind front-running MI in the Big Ten East Division with a game looming next week at home against No. 7 Nebraska. And, as a result, their path to the College Football Playoff and the Big Ten title got a bit more challenging.

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2 children, 1 adult killed in Halloween wreck

Poulos said some had life-threatening injuries. Andy West told BuzzFeed News a Jeep was towing a hayride trailer when a Ford pickup collided with the trailer from behind around 7:45 p.m. The three were killed when a vehicle struck a flat-bed trailer carrying Halloween hayride on Monday. At least seven workers were injured Monday when an explosion occurred along the Colonial Pipeline in rural Alabama, not far where it burst last month, authorities said.

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Donald Trump sticks to attacks, insults, hoping to overtake Hillary Clinton

And within that group, only about a third say they will vote for him, with about a third supporting Clinton and the remainder supporting third party candidates. The announcement raised more questions than answers and generated criticism that Comey was injecting a significant development too close to an election.

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FBI Finds No Links Between Donald Trump and Russian Federation

Law enforcement officials told The New York Times that agents pursued rumors of financial connections or links to the hacking of Democrats' computers, but have no conclusive evidence that the Republican presidential candidate's campaign is involved.

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Boy, 4, hit by vehicle, injured while trick-or-treating

The child was taken to Lowell General Hospital, then to Tufts Medical Center in Boston for treatment, Crowley said. "It was not a high-speed crash", Crowley said. Timothy Crowley says the driver stopped, exited the vehicle, then got back inside and drove away. She is being questioned by police and her vehicle has been towed but there have not been charges filed.

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Sen. Harry Reid's letter to FBI Director James Comey (full text)

Fitting of a long and tumultuous campaign constantly wracked by sudden turns of events, Democrats and Republicans now find themselves on opposite sides of the Comey divide than they were just four months ago. Democrats have criticized the timing of Comey's announcement, close to the presidential election. The Hatch Act bans officials from intentionally using their authority to influence the outcome of an election.

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Gowdy: Democrats used to think Comey was the Second Coming

Richard Painter, a lawyer in George W. Bush's administration, filed the complaint. "How Jim Comey supplementing his record before Congress somehow violates the Hatch Act is just laughable", he said on Morning Joe Monday. The Fox News host and former district attorney related Comey's actions to when the Justice Department and the F.B.I. disclosed that she was under investigation while campaigning for NY attorney general, which she characterized as, "mean-spirited and, of course, ...

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McDonald's agrees to $3.75 million deal with California workers

The four named class representatives also would receive $500 each under the settlement, which covers workers at the five restaurants during the March 12, 2010-Nov. Such a designation, Reuters notes, "could make the company liable for legal violations by franchisees and require that it bargain with workers who unionize".

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Gas line explosion could have 'tremendous' impact on fuel supply, McCrory says

A gasoline pipeline in central Alabama exploded Monday night, killing one pipeline worker and injuring five others. A crucial pipeline that carries gasoline and other fuel to the U.S. Jeff Hartley said it wasn't clear when people might be able to return home. The 5,500-mile (8,850-km) Colonial Pipeline is the largest U.S. refined products pipeline system and transports gasoline, diesel and jet fuel from the U.S.

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3 die in Halloween hayride accident

The accident happened on USA 80 in Chunky, Miss., a town of fewer than 400 people about 80 miles east of Jackson, said Capt. Johnny Poulos of the Mississippi Highway Patrol. NBC News reports that seven people were injured in the accident. Poulos said he did not know what group was sponsoring the trailer ride. The names and ages of the persons killed were not immediately released.

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NY police officer fatally shoots 66-year-old woman

This shooting will be investigated by the Bronx District Attorney's Office, likely the state attorney general, and the NYPD .Police were called to the 66-year-old woman's apartment after receiving reports of a woman screaming, the New York Post reports.

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White House Brief: Things to know about Evan McMullin

While he's not expected to be a major player on the national level, McMullin could drain votes away from Trump in Utah, where the Mormon base is increasing dissatisfied with the GOP candidate. All the voters I meet at the McMullin rally are Mormons who say they can't cast a ballot for Trump because of his lack of decency and morals but can't check the box for someone as corrupt and dishonest as Hillary Clinton .

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Mike Pence to campaign in Cocoa, Maitland Monday

He told supporters that if Trump becomes elected, he would revive the space industry. Pence hit the campaign trail again on Friday. The rally starts at 4:00 p.m. Pence planned appearance tonight in NY was cancelled. The Indiana governor will visit The Ranch Events Complex at the Larimer County Fairgrounds at 5:30 p.m.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation director's announcement on Clinton emails was 'dumb,' Jerry Brown says

Hillary Clinton wasted no time Monday addressing the email investigation looming over her campaign, telling supporters that "there is no case here". It also emerged the FBI first learnt of Abedin's emails almost a month ago during an investigation into her estranged husband.

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Man selling jeans shot outside Clinton presidential library

Little Rock police found Jarell Johnson, 19, of Little Rock being treated for a gunshot wound to his leg at CHI St. Vincent hospital at 8:12 p.m., according to a police report. The William J Clinton Presidential Center, which includes the presidential library, was closed at the time of the shooting. She was visiting Little Rock from Pine Bluff and playing with her kids outside the library when she heard a loud boom and saw a man on the ground.

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Spirit Airlines plane delayed after a bomb scare

On Sunday, a Spirit Airlines plane was evacuated at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport after a bomb threat was reportedly received. On the video, Lynn said two men sent text messages that read "your bombs are in place". Passengers then re-boarded the plane and it was allowed to take off. A commercial National Airlines jet has been grounded at the global airport in St.

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One Week Out, Clinton Talks Emails On The Stump

In a two-way race, Clinton enjoys a 7-point lead over Trump, with 51 percent support compared to Trump's 44 percent. But let me start with this: "I am sure a lot of you may be asking what this new email story is about..." Comey notified Congress on Friday that the FBI is reviewing newly discovered emails that he says might be related to the investigation of Clinton's handling of classified information.

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Hillary Clinton WikiLeaks Emails: Democratic Candidate Swears Off Naps After Final Debate

But he then seemed to cross it when he referred to her as "corrupt" during a lengthy riff on the FBI's investigation into her use of a private email server as secretary of state. "The fundamental difference is that there have been no criteria set by Mr. Trump as to what he would consider as a problem that he would be concerned about", said Stephen Zack, an attorney who represented the Gore campaign.

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Bill Cosby Returns to Court in Montgomery County

Bill Cosby has spent most of the past year preparing for the possibility of a trial on multiple counts of sexual assault. Inside the suit, Cosby's team claimed: "Mr. While the disgraced Jell-O man may be hoping to catch a break during the pretrial, renowned New York City criminal defense attorney Murray Richard told Radar in 2015 that Cosby may be trying to claim a "disability that makes him physically incapable of doing all those things that he has alleged to have done".

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GE combining O&G business with Baker Hughes

The new company will combine the digital solutions, manufacturing expertise and technology from the GE Store and the track record Baker Hughes has in the oilfield services sector. Lorenzo Simonelli, who is now president and CEO of GE Oil & Gas said, "This transformative transaction will create a powerful force in the oil and gas market as we continue to drive long-term value for our customers and shareholders".

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Oklahoma killer dies in shootout with police

During a press conference Monday, Oklahoma County Sheriff John Whetsel said there were many unanswered questions and that the case was "still wide open". Vance described cutting the "wrong side" of the female victim's neck, saying he had to cut the other side, Whetsel said. The Sheriff said Roach was aware of Vance being involved in the shootout with Wellston police officers and the homicides.

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Oklahoma State ends No. 9 West Virginia's unbeaten run

The No. 10 Mountaineers turned over the ball three times, which led to 17 Cowboys points. A touchdown pass from Mason Rudolph to Chris Lacy gave OSU its second and final lead of the game. "We started on the 9-yard line when in most cases you get an illegal block in the back and start on your own 30", said Gundy. "So, what am I going to say?" "I dropped my first one so I just kept thinking, it has to come back to me, and it came back", Richards said.

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Polls Show Clinton Holding Lead as FBI Looks at More Emails

I can tell you, your jobs will continue to leave MI. On Friday - just over a week from Election Day - Comey alerted Congress that the FBI has obtained new material that may be related to its dormant investigation into whether classified information passed through Clinton's private email server while she served as secretary of state.

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Rules for counting write-in votes vary from state to state

Meantime, early voting is already underway at the Registrar of Voters located at 5600 Overland Ave., San Diego, 92123 on the County Operations Center campus. At this point in 2012, Republicans were ahead by more than 62,000 votes, which translated to a 9.7% lead. Doesn't it seem like those two pieces of information belong adjacent to each other, if you're trying to give a clear explanation of the early voting landscape? Colorado conducts its elections nearly entirely by mail - every ...

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Ruling finds U.K. Uber drivers are workers, not self-employed

Two drivers, James Farrar and Yaseen Aslam, argued that their actions were controlled by Uber, which meant they were employed by the firm - but that they did not have basic workers' rights. Meanwhile, it is not to forget integral part of Uber's success and appeal is its ability in providing cheaper rides. "Regardless of any documentation that may suggest someone is self-employed, the tribunal will always examine the reality of the relationship and may come to an alternative judgement, as this ...

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House Speaker Ryan pressured by conservatives, Trump backers

Some are unhappy Ryan distanced himself from GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump. FILE - In this July 12, 2016 file photo, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. Republicans are also likely to lose 10 to 20 seats in the election as a result of natural attrition and the Trump drag. Ryan also revealed that he enjoyed his role as speaker more than he anticipated when going in.

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Wikileaks releases more emails as Assange vows Clinton's "arrest"

The aides called that part of the operation "Bill Clinton Inc." and estimated they raised $3 million in fees for the ex-president and arranged deals that would pay him as much as $66 million in future years. A memo released in the latest tranche of Wikileaks emails has also caused a flurry of additional scrutiny surrounding the Clinton Foundation and its potential conflict of interests.


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