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The 5 Most Overrated Teams In The 1st CFB Playoff Rankings

The first draft of these standings had more intrigue after early-season losses to Ole Miss. If the Aggies win out but Bama wins the SEC, it'll be interesting to see if they remain in the top four. The Big 12: The Big 12 as a whole are losers here, with its highest-ranked team, the Oklahoma Sooners coming in at 14th. Oklahoma State Cowboys (6-2) 19.

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Pakistani militant group claims ISIL support

Hundreds of trainees were stationed at the college on the city outskirts when masked gunmen stormed in. Some cadets were taken hostage during the attack, which lasted five hours. Maj. Gen. Sher Afgan, head of the Pakistani paramilitary force which is primarily responsible for the province, claimed the attackers had received instructions from commanders in neighboring Afghanistan.

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Attorneys make final pitch to jurors in Rolling Stone trial

Making their final pitches to jurors, attorneys in the defamation trial against Rolling Stone magazine sparred in court Tuesday over whether the writer of a botched article about a brutal gang rape at the University of Virginia was the victim of an elaborate ruse or an agenda-driven reporter with little regard for the facts.

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Early voting starts strong in Interior Alaska

In Bell County, 5,865 people participated in the first day of early voting, which is more than 12 percent higher than on day one of early voting in 2008. "Important thing is I got to vote and I got to vote today and that's what really counts", said Peter Cantwell, of Chicago . Still, he's not ready to make any predictions about total voter turnout until after this week of early voting is finished.

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Davis' big night sends No. 17 Broncos past Ball State, 52-20

Western Michigan averages nearly 45 points per game, they rank sixth nationally. If Davis plays like he did Tuesday night, some team could get a real steal this spring. En route to the 8-0 start this year, Western Michigan picked up wins against Northwestern and Illinois, defeated rival Central Michigan 49-10 and knocked off the MAC West's defending champion (Northern Illinois) 45-30.

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2 children, 1 adult killed in Halloween crash in Mississippi

The driver of the Jeep, Terry Smith, 58, of Chunky, and his two passengers escaped injury, as did the driver of the pickup, Chase Cook, 20, of Decatur, authorities said. West did not know the age and gender of the seventh person injured. Surviving 7-year-old daughter, McKensey Shaver, was also injured in the wagon-ride accident.

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Fund for Dakota Access pipeline protesters reaches $1 million

Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Dave Archambault previously called on the United Nations to intervene on their behalf. "So water protectors are calling on everyone to check in at Standing Rock, North Dakota, to overwhelm and confuse them". "It's really sad", he said. In another show of support for the protesters, internet users have donated more than $1 million to a GoFundMe campaign , started by protester Ho Waste Wakiya Wicasa, who says the funds will be used to supply the protester camp ...

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Pulse nightclub shooter's wife Noor Salman gives first interview since Orlando massacre

But she won't rule on releasing other 911 calls from the mass shooting until she has listened to them. Some said they would be comfortable with the release of a transcript but others objected to any release, even in written form. Mateen responded, "My name is, 'I pledge of Allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi of the Islamic state'". " Mateen warned that he had bombs in vehicles outside the nightclub and said the bombs "[could] take out a whole city block, almost".

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Clinton open to having Michelle in her cabinet

Obama , for the second time since Friday said of congressional Republicans: "If you think a vote for gridlock is a good vote, then you should vote Republican". It was during the 2008 campaign that Obama blocked Clinton's path to the presidency by winning the party primary. He also seemed to suggest that internal sexism could be the reason why some men are not as enthusiastic about Clinton as they are about Trump.

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Oklahoma state trooper kills fugitive after weeklong manhunt

A vehicle matching that description was found at the home of Vance's aunt and uncle, Valerie Kay and Robert Wilson, in Luther, Ok. The search for Vance began last week after authorities say he shot two police officers near a town outside of Oklahoma City and then posted videos on Facebook documenting his run from police.

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No, Democrats, Donald Trump is not pals with Vladimir Putin

Agents scrutinized advisers close to Donald J. Trump, looked for financial connections with Russian financial figures and searched for those involved in hacking the computers of Democrats. If Harry Reid has been told in briefings about evidence the Trump campaign is coordinating with the Russian government, information that has not been made public, then not only is Director Comey sitting on this information, but so are Republican Senators and Congressmen with access to the same briefings.

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Weiner's tale of self-destruction rocks race for president

Abedin "left" the State Department in 2012, but was rehired as a sub-contractor with the designation of "special government employee". It's the federal investigation into his sexting habits that is the "unrelated case" that led the FBI to a new batch of emails, which agency director James Comey told Congress on Friday may be "pertinent to our investigation" into Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state.

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Donald Trump overtakes Hillary Clinton by 1% in new poll

James Comey's interference in the presidential election has motivated Clinton supporters to work harder, give more money, and get to the polls , which in not what Republicans wanted at all. Supporters of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump watch him speak during a campaign rally in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Oct. 31, 2016. In a similar survey last week, Clinton was leading Trump by 46 per cent to 45 per cent, and a little more than a week ago, the former first lady was enjoying a ...

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Goodell, Newton spoke on phone about QB hits

Rivera said at his Monday news conference that he fully supports Newton's complaints about not being fairly treated as a pocket passer. General Manager Dave Gettleman also spoke with the league office the day after Newton told reporters that "I don't even feel safe" out on the football field.

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Comey 'Made a Series of Terrible Mistakes Here — Ex-CIA Director

Comey set off a political firestorm after he sent a letter to lawmakers Friday that said the FBI is reviewing new emails potentially related to its investigation into Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state. "I feel sorry for him but he made the wrong decisions here". To do so gives an impression of guilt before all the facts have been determined. Comey said the FBI will investigate the communications to and from Clinton's server, looking for evidence of classified ...

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Trump, Kaine to visit Wisconsin this week

Hillary Clinton's campaign has reserved new television ad time in Wisconsin - its first ads in the state in the general election - as part of an effort to boost Democrats' prospects of retaking the Senate. Marquette University Law School's Poll in October showed Clinton leading Trump by 7 points in a four-way race and Feingold leading Johnson by 2 points in a three-way race.

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Obama pushes 'combo meals' in Columbus, tacos and voting

North Carolina is a key state for both Clinton and Republican Donald Trump in the November 8 voting. Obama admitted that Hillary Clinton had been in the political spotlight for so long - he understood why some voters were tired of her. Sen. He cited "systematic attacks" on Clinton's character as an example of what the candidate has weathered since entering public life in the 1980s. But as secretary of state, he said, "she made me a better president, and she didn't ask for credit".

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USC Trojans grants QB Max Browne permission to transfer

The unit is averaging 38.8 points in its last four games as Darnold has averaged four touchdown passes a game over that period. Aside from Baron's obvious influence on the team's success, Matteo seemed to be USC's star of the game, ending the match with four goals, two assists and two steals.

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Ryan says he's voted for Trump

Ryan had appeared on Fox News' Fox and Friends earlier Tuesday morning and discussed his plans to campaign for Republicans down ballot and mentioned that he would be out of town on Election Day. You never know what happens next. That's what the Speaker of the House does. "He is doing it for you right now in Congress, and we have some much hope for him".

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John Oliver Bemoans Anthony Weiner "Mystery Box" Twist in 2016 Election

The longtime Hillary Clinton aide at the center of a renewed FBI email investigation testified under oath four months ago she never deleted old emails, despite promising in 2013 not to take sensitive files when she left the State Department.

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New poll shows Trump leading Clinton

The poll also registered a seven-point decline for Mrs Clinton in the share of likely voters who are strongly enthusiastic about her . We don't know whether any of the newly discovered emails contain classified information or will lead to the FBI's starting an official new investigation.

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Cubs rout Indians 9-3, send World Series to deciding Game 7

The Indians are on the board but still trail 7-1. Rizzo scored, while coach Mike Sarbaugh furiously waved Zobrist after him. It was the first grand slam by a Cubs player in the World Series. Maddon has suggested that ace left-hander Jon Lester could be used in relief in Game 7, and veteran right-hander John Lackey should be available in some capacity on three days of rest.

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Clinton warns against Trump's finger on nuclear button

Mrs Clinton's campaign is working to contain the damage from the Comey announcement, with campaign manager Robby Mook questioning why the Federal Bureau of Investigation ( FBI ) director had not released any information about its probe into Russia's role in the United States election or its ties to Mr Trump and his senior aides.

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Gov. Hutchinson: FBI Investigation Of New Clinton Emails 'Significant'

Dean Hart has previously called for NY to strengthen its sexting laws, by promising to introduce the " Anthony Weiner Bill" to close loopholes where adults can get away with creepy behavior that includes sending certain kinds of sexually charged messages to innocent minors not now covered by existing laws.

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Clinton, Trump in tight race with one week to go

Mr. Trump's now-infamous 2005 boast about being able to grope women because of his celebrity status is included in the commercial, as are other questionable statements. "So she can act like she doesn't know Huma, but we know better". Democrats hope Obama's hands-off approach to the Federal Bureau of Investigation forms a powerful contrast to Donald Trump, whose insistence that Clinton should be in prison seems to skip a few steps of due process.

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Manhunt for Oklahoma decapitation suspect continues

Vance referenced some potential targets in videos he posted live on Facebook on Sunday, while on the run from police, sheriff's office spokesman Mark Opgrande said. The driver and two passengers ran away, but St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar said the suspect, wearing a mask and gloves, pointed a gun at the officer.

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Clinton campaign targets minority vote

Comey's explosive disclosure just 11 days before the November 8 election followed his announcement in July that the Federal Bureau of Investigation would not recommend criminal charges against Hillary Clinton. The minority vote is critical to both the Clinton and Trump campaigns. "Somebody asked me the other day, 'Why do you keep coming back to Florida?'" Clinton said earlier Tuesday.

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Hillary Clinton will be in Sanford today

Free tickets for the St. Petersburg event and the other two are available on the Clinton campaign website . Clinton is also scheduled to appear in Tampa and Fort Lauderdale on Tuesday. "I got the chance to shake his hand and say hello, so it'll be good to try and see him again", said one voter in Florida City. The president will "lay out his support for Clinton and her vision of an America that is stronger together, with an economy that works for everyone, not just those at the top", the ...

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CFB: Is Oregon QB Justin Herbert the next Marcus Mariota?

The Trojans have gone 4-1 since. The Ducks are the one Power 5 team that has given up more 10-yard runs than Cal this year (70) and are especially bad on third down. In his (limited) play this season, there is hope for the future of the Ducks that has not existed since Mariota. He rushed 23 times for 169 yards and two touchdowns.

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Feingold: Corporate interests trying to rescue Johnson

That marked the first time Johnson has campaigned with the GOP presidential nominee. House Speaker Paul Ryan was going to be campaigning for Republican House members in other states. Feingold told reporters during a stop at a University of Wisconsin-Madison campus coffee shop Tuesday that he wants people to interpret the spending as a sign that the race is close because he wants people to work even harder for him.

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State Department releases deleted emails between Abedin, Clinton

Pence also said of the polls , "The momentum is on our side". The emails are from Huma Abedin, estranged wife of Weiner, who the FBI is investigating for allegedly sending sexual messages to a teen - Abedin is a top Clinton aide. Moody's Analytics, latest model today forecast Clinton winning 332 electoral votes to Trump's 206. Clinton maintained a 47%-41% lead in an NBC News/SurveyMonkey weekly tracking survey taken after Friday's announcement, virtually unchanged from last week's poll.

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Ryan expresses confidence in retaining House speaker post

When it was revealed Friday that the Federal Bureau of Investigation was looking into additional Clinton emails, Ryan was one of the first GOP members lashing the Democratic candidate, saying she should be denied classified briefings . Conservative members of the House Freedom Caucus have already warned they are evaluating how the speaker handles year-end spending bill talks. Even if House Republicans meeting this month nominate Ryan to be the next speaker, he will need a majority - 218 ...

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Race for Texas Close as North Texas Sees Record Early Voter Turnout

According to Administrator of Elections Steve Paxton, 966 voters had cast early ballots as of Monday - an average of 193 per day and a 50.78 percent increase from four years ago. It is also required that early voting be available from 9 a.m.to 5 p.m. on Saturdays during this time. You can find your specific dates by county here, as people in Los Angeles will be able to start voting this coming weekend.

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AT&T; Time Warner deal in United States election spotlight

The deal still has to be approved by regulators, an acquisition that the New York Times described as among the biggest and most important regulatory cases to await the next administration. He had also helped defend Time Warner against activist investor Carl Icahn in 2006. The billionaire businessman has railed against the media's role in what he has described as a "rigged" election and he believes the acquisition of Time Warner , which owns CNN and Warner Bros, Hollywood's largest film ...

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Iraqi troops battle IS inside Mosul

Forces entered Mosul on Tuesday. The plan is to "squeeze" ISIS fighters from different directions, commanders say. The fighting could now become much more drawn out, with house-to-house battles and thousands of IS jihadists embedded among a civilian population, potentially lasting months.


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