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Dave Chappelle to Host 'SNL' With Musical Guest Tribe Called Quest

Chappelle has pretty much stayed out of the spotlight since leaving his Comedy Central sketch show in 2005. Also hosting " SNL " for the first time this month is Doctor Strange himself, Benedict Cumberbatch , who is scheduled to helm the show this Saturday with Solange as the musical guest.

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Full-beam drivers in China forced to stare into vehicle headlights

The post - that has received some 87,000 likes and has been shared 93,000 times - shows a picture of people sitting directly in front of a vehicle with its headlights switched on. Some said the punishment did not go far enough - "I suggest extending the stare time to 30 minutes", one wrote - while others argued the punishment would make roads even more risky, with drivers returning to their vehicles dazed and confused.

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Testimony resumes in trial of officer charged in man's death

He also said Tensing didn't begin falling until after the gun fired. Prosecutor Joe Deters seemed pleased with Napier's testimony saying she was clear on the point that DuBose's auto began moving after the gun fired. "I think that just cleared that up". A photo of a video monitor showing Cincinnati Police Dept. Sgt. Shannon Heine and another Cincinnati police representative interviewing Ray Tensing, right, is shown in the courtroom of Common Pleas Ju.

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Assange says Russian Federation has "nothing to do" with Clinton emails

McCarthy in the 1950s to persecute apparent sympathizers of communism and the Soviet Union. Ironically, one new email from 2010 offers a suggestion on how Clinton ought to respond to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange after he posted roughly 250,000 State Department cables online.

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White House bullish on TPP passing

Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Wis.) supported a critical test vote on TPP this summer. Ryan said in August that the numbers weren't there although " Inside US Trade " reports that the Obama Administration is close to a solution on the biologics part of the TPP deal that has upset Republicans.

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Clinton's crimes shouldn't be overlooked by voters

The survey found that almost nine-in-ten Clinton supporters (88%) say Trump has been "too personally critical" of the Democratic nominee during the campaign, compared with seven-in-ten Trump supporters who say the same thing about Clinton. He attacked his Clinton, saying she wants to "expand Obamacare and make it even more expensive, put the government totally in charge of health care in America".

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Polls close in Florida eight days before election

That poll is the most extreme example, but over the last week, Republicans are returning to their prior levels of support for Trump after a lackluster month. Though Owen's family raised him in a conservative culture, many of his peers feel connected to the Democratic party. On Monday, Clinton crisscrossed the battleground state of OH trying to put the focus back on Trump.

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Everything We Know About the Gas Pipeline Explosion in Alabama

The damaged pipeline, which runs from the Gulf Coast to New York City, provides nearly 40 percent of the region's gasoline and usually operates at or near full capacity. That crew, officials said, was doing routine maintenance in connection with a gasoline leak on that same pipeline that caused gas price hikes and shortages at stations in several states in September.

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Clerk breaks down how to change your vote

Registered Democrats were ahead in Nevada by about 29,000 votes right now over registered Republicans. "Obviously the interest in this election is at one of the all time highs across the country", Booher said. The white vote has risen to about 73 percent from 67 percent. News 5 asked voters why they think so many people are coming out to the polls this year.

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Early-voting numbers surge past 2012 levels

But at this point in 2012, Republicans had opened a 10 percentage point lead. But at this point four years ago, they had an edge of more than 60,000 votes. A trend that may worry the campaign of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton: While many local clerks are reporting big spikes in absentee voting, the city of Detroit, where Clinton is counting on a big turnout among African-American voters on November 8, is reporting slower than usual requests and returns of absentee ballots, ...

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State Superintendent Joy Hofmeister addresses charges during press conference

Telephone messages left Thursday for Hofmeister and with the OEA and CCOSA were not immediately returned. Under Oklahoma law, candidates are not allowed to communicate with these "dark money groups", and prosecutors said Hofmeister was well aware of what the group was doing.

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No verdict in bridge jury's 2nd day deliberating

Defense lawyers were furious when U.S. District Judge Susan Wigenton told jurors during deliberations in response to a question that they could convict Kelly and Baroni on conspiracy even if the act itself was not "intentionally punitive toward Mayor Sokolich".

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US election 2016: Battlegrounds targeted as polls tighten

Enthusiasm among Mrs Clinton's supporters has remained flat since September, with 47 per cent saying they are very enthusiastic to vote. Donald Trump questioned Thursday whether President Barack Obama's campaigning for Hillary Clinton represents a conflict of interest, raising Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiries into the former secretary of state's private email server and the Clinton Foundation on the stump.

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Eddie Vedder's 'All the Way' Scores Chicago Cubs' Thank You Video

After 108 long years, the Chicago Cubs finally won the World Series, ending the longest championship in US professional sports. The show's final season is set in the future - 2017 - and Lucy (Natalie Morales), who lives in Chicago, tells Tom (Aziz Ansari) and Andy (Chris Pratt) that "everyone's in a really great mood now because of the Cubs winning the Series".

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Services set for Iowa officer gunned down in auto

On Wednesday, officers searching a rural area west of Des Moines found Greene's abandoned truck, and the rifle they believe was used in the shootings. Until that crash, it had been eight years since a Des Moines officer had died in the line of duty, and almost 39 years since one had been killed by another person.

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Obama rips FBI Director James Comey over Hillary Clinton email investigation

Clinton has a shrinking lead in a number of key swing states that Trump would need to win to pull off a come-from-behind victory in the closing days as well. The spot does not go into specific policy or achievements, but shows Clinton over the decades talking about children. The impact of new emphasis on scandal in the campaign could affect the outcome.

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One More Day Of Warm Weather Before Cooler Temperatures Return

Both days will feature a mix of sun and clouds, but there may be a stray shower across northern Pennsylvania and New Jersey Saturday night . North winds will remain in the 10 to 20 miles per hour range today . Showers will linger through the morning before ending PM on Thursday . Expect partly to mostly sunny skies with highs nice and comfortable, many will get near 60°.

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Presidential race tightens, but Clinton maintains edge over Trump

Colorado is a state that's been long thought to swing for Clinton, and a key part of her road to 270 electoral votes, and her campaign only recently re-launched television advertising there. His son Eric is Trump's Iowa Campaign Manager. Johnson County voters must provide the votes needed to insure that Trump loses Iowa. The dollar slipped against the euro, while the Mexican peso - sensitive to Trump's threat to build a wall on the country's border - lost 1%.

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Longtime Berkeley nanny charged with child abuse Wednesday

Surveillance video shows Perez hitting, slapping, throwing, dragging and forcing the baby boy's head into his bed causing him to cry uncontrollably, according to an arrest report. Perez has been a nanny for several families for more than 10 years, police said. Investigators have contacted other families she's worked for but so far haven't discovered nay other victims, police said.

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Thursday is deadline for requesting absentee ballots in Maine

Early voting in Iowa continues to lag behind the pace set in the 2012 presidential election, more so for Democrats than Republicans. You can also vote Saturday from 9a.m. In Arizona , where more than half the votes have been cast, Democrats trail by 5 percentage points. News 5 asked voters why they think so many people are coming out to the polls this year.

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5 things we learned about Chris Christie, Bridgegate

It was in June of 2013 that he finally told her he would be conducting the study in September, and that Kelly should alert the governor because the study would result in "traffic problems" in Fort Lee. Cuomo spokesman Rich Azzopardi said in a statement that testimony on Thursday by Cuomo appointee to the Port Authority Scott Rechler confirms that no such conversation between the two governors ever took place.

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Bridgegate trial defense asks for mistrial while jurors deliberate

The jury is entering its fifth day considering the legal fates of Bridget Anne Kelly, Christie's former deputy chief of staff, and Bill Baroni, once the governor's top appointee at the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey. Two people were indicted and one person entered a guilty plea in the George Washington Bridge Case. Defense attorneys were busy for a second day filing motions with U.S.

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Lawyer: Jury makeup no concern to family of slain black man

Friday morning. She said she was in a vehicle, driving one of her grandsons, when Walter Scott called her saying he was being stopped by police. He was a "kind person", she said. Asked by prosecutor Scarlett Wilson why Scott fled, Fulton replied: "That's a question I would like to ask him, Unfortunately I can't". 2 p.m. Trial has resumed after recess.

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Week 10 preview: Big Ten battle; Fournette, LSU face Alabama

Hopefully our Nerd Herd didn't spend too much of its valuable predictions time on guessing at the CFP poll. Both of these teams are also in playoff contention, but a loss for either team would basically mean elimination. SC and at LSU . The Bulldogs are just 2-4 in SEC play and 4-4 overall. It will be very important for Alabama to win the first quarter to take some steam out of the crowd.

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Nebraska ranked 10th in College Football Playoff rankings

The College Football Playoffs will soon be released and the NFL Mocks staff gave their quick predictions of the top six teams. It has a win over Auburn - but I'm not sure that's more impressive than Louisville's 63-20 win over Florida State.

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Deer Hunting Season Starts This Weekend

How the weather affects deer movement remains to be seen, but there's a school of thought the animals are less active in warmer weather. Deer can be registered by phone, internet or in person, with details available at www.mndnr.gov/gameregistrationhelp.

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Hillary Clinton aide called James Comey a 'bad choice' for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

In part, that's because Marquette is the gold standard Wisconsin poll . More than 22 million Americans have already cast their ballots, and roughly one in five likely voters who participated in the Times/CBS poll said they had already voted.

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Defense secretary orders Pentagon to stop seeking bonus repayments

Carter said on Wednesday (26 October) he ordered the Pentagon's financial department to cease collecting the repayments until measures could be established to provide service members with support needed to appeal, The Washington Post reported .

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If Clinton Becomes President, This Senator Plans To Impeach Her

The newest Marquette Law School poll has Sen. Feingold has held a lead since entering the race, but the numbers have consistently tightened over time, with the November results the closest the race has been. "And Russ, I think you need a bigger van", the man says. Michael Tyler, a spokesman for Feingold , said the remarks underscore that " Johnson is the Trump family's personal Washington insider to show them around D.C".

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Hillary Clinton's lead over Donald Trump narrows to 4 points

Trump will have to pitch a ideal game to secure the ones he needs, especially as he struggles to pull states such as Virginia, Pennsylvania or MI out of Clinton's column. Thousands of people chanting "lock her up", as Trump mentioned Clinton's thousands of deleted emails. Her campaign will also get a boost from President Barack Obama, who will hold an evening rally in Orlando, a key battleground area of the crucial swing state of Florida.

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Man suspected of killing two officers charged with 1st degree murder

Greene has been charged in connection with the deaths of Des Moines Sergeant Anthony Beminio and Urbandale officer Justin Martin. "Plain and simple, that's the reality", Wingert said. The older Greene has at least two other children, including a daughter who attends Urbandale High School. "This was calculated for him to do it at that moment".

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PolitiFact: Amendment 1 backers' misleading claim about scams

Solar power advocates are making a last-minute appeal to the Florida Supreme Court to kill the amendment on Tuesday ballot, they say it's misleading. Floridians should vote no on Amendment 1 because it's only good for the big utilities who have poured more than $21 million into supporting it.

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Ending cyber-bullying will be focus as First Lady: Melania Trump

Speaking at a rally in Pennsylvania, Melania Trump said that she was an immigrant who shares a "love for this country" with her husband. Melania Trump will say at an event near Philadelphia. Melania said she is anxious about American children who are subjected to online bullying, and vowed to fight it. " He certainly knows how to shake things up, doesn't he? ".

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LSU, Auburn Back in Contention

But his team will be ready for the fight - that he is sure of, as much as he knows Alabama is a handful to deal with. Why the Gators stay home: Florida has a tough remaining schedule with those trips to Arkansas and LSU plus a home game with rapidly improving SC.

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Israeli Exit Poll Shows Trump Winning

With thousands of Israeli Americans already having cast their ballots in the upcoming election, pollster Mitchell Barak announced the results to the press. Republican candidate Mitt Romney: 85 percent. The figures from the poll show 54 percent are in favour of Trump winning and 46 percent for Clinton. Poll: Clinton up 6 points on Trump nationally MORE is 5 points ahead of Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonClinton declines to say whether she'd ask Comey to resign Should Obama just pardon ...


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