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Reporter, Rolling Stone Found Liable in UVA Defamation Suit

The review also said the article risked spreading the idea that women invent rape allegations. After only three days, they reached their verdict . WVIR-TV said that Erdely had been found liable with malice on six claims in the lawsuit brought by school administrator Nicole Eramo.

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Mike Pence and Ted Cruz rally Michigan Republicans

Evangelical voters attending services across thousands of churches this Sunday will view a video appeal from Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence. Calling himself a "fellow believer", Pence described his decision to embrace a Christian life during his college years and added that his faith "has been tested, relied on, more times than I could possibly count".

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SF Voters urged to check their polling place location

Completed absentee ballots must be returned to the election board by 7 p.m. November 8 and may be delivered to in person, by mail or by a close relative. Voting lines will be cut off at 7 p.m. The lack of support from African-American voters could prove particularly costly for Clinton in North Carolina and Florida.

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The founding of the Electoral College

With the 2016 presidential election less than a week away, I would like to draw everyone's attention to one part of the election process that no one really thinks about-the part that was written into our constitution in order to make our country more of a republic and less of a straight democracy, but has become outdated and is no longer necessary.

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Kentucky clerk opposed to gay marriage fights attempts to recoup legal fees

Davis was sued by several same-sex couples after she denied them marriage licenses, and she's now trying to get out of having to pay the American Civil Liberties Union the $233,058 in legal fees that they're asking for. "Courts recognize that when successful civil rights plaintiffs obtain a direct benefit from a court-ordered victory, such as in this case, they can be entitled to their legal expenses to deter future civil rights violations by government officials", Sharp said .

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Burned GOP office in North Carolina re-opens nearby

Republican lawmakers in North Carolina repeatedly and aggressively sought to limit voting opportunities in ways that targeted predominantly African-American communities, emails obtained by Reuters reveal . Why all the fuss about Sunday voting? The state GOP says Wednesday's event is created to thank the local community for their assistance in the rebuilding.

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Stars Shine, Blast Blues 6-2

In New York, Claude Giroux had the only goal in the shootout for Philadelphia. "Probably their best game of the year", Stars coach Lindy Ruff said. The game was scoreless after one period. Benn gathered in the puck and passed out to Klingberg at the right faceoff dot. St. Louis tied the game 1-all on Stastny's goal at 11:26 of the second, but Klingberg scored 31 seconds later to give Dallas a lead it didn't lose.

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S&P 500 falls for 9th straight day - longest streak in 36 years

The Standard & Poor's 500 index was little changed at 2,088 and the Nasdaq composite fell 3 points, or 0.1 percent, to 5,056. At 1100 GMT, Dow Jones Industrial Average and Nasdaq futures were down 0.1%, while S&P 500 futures were flat.

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CMAs deny scrubbing Beyonce from social media

The website for the CMA's received so many racist comments for Beyonce, and even the Dixie Chicks, who are big supporters of Black Lives Matter movement. "Can someone please explain to me why Beyonce is playing at the #CMA? ". "Figures they would pair up". While Queen Bey may have skipped the red carpet, her mind-blowing performance certainly made up for it.

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Obama Tries To Bridge A 'Black Enthusiasm Gap' In Florida

Burton, of Fort Mill, South Carolina, who works in insurance, said Donald Trump was not "the best", but said, "the Clintons are so corrupt, so powerful", he had to vote for the Republican. Smith said that will likely shift the numbers. "I am supporting Hillary because I strongly believe that she has what it takes to protect our country and also advance it for every man, woman and child", said Michelle McGee, a Political Science/Pre-Law student at the university.

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Democrats pull out all the stops to motivate Nevada voters

Katy Perry, who surprised UNLV students by showing up at their dorm room doors last month to urge them to vote, is schedule to sing a few days before Election Day in Philadelphia. Turnout is expected to determine the outcome in tight presidential and congressional races. Clinton will encourage Nevada voters to take advantage of in-person early voting, which ends on Friday.

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Murder Trial Opens for Ex-Police Officer in SC

Slager faces 30 years to life if convicted of murder in the April 2015 shooting death of 50-year-old Walter Scott as Scott fled a traffic stop in North Charleston . The gunshots rang out a short time later, he said . One primary juror was also released because he is a Merchant Marine and said that he needed to work.

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Ex-Vanderbilt football player faces sentencing for rape

Two other players, Jaborian McKenzie and Brandon Banks have pleaded not guilty to charges in their pending cases. Vandenburg was considered the ringleader, though he didn't commit the sexual acts. The judge reiterated that this has been one of the saddest cases he has ever heard. "I see him as needing mercy". The victim in the case does not remember the hours between sipping a blue drink Vandenburg gave her at the bar and waking up in his bed the next morning, alone and in the worst ...

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USA jobless rate falls below 5 per cent

The health care, professional and business services and financial activities sectors saw the biggest gains. The Fed raised borrowing costs last December for the first time in almost a decade. While the household survey showed a large increase in the number of people saying they could not get to work because of bad weather, the department said it was hard to assess the impact of Hurricane Matthew on job growth last month.

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Gov. Chris Christie aides found guilty for their involvement in Bridgegate scandal

Meanwhile, Trump supporters endeavored to draw comparisons between the allegations that Christie had known of the lane closures and a renewed examination of emails that Trump's Democratic challenger, Hillary Clinton, sent during her time as secretary of state.

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United States government launching effort to stop Russian Federation from hacking election

At least 48 states have asked the Department of Homeland Security to probe their systems for bugs ahead of the November 8 vote, Reuters reported Friday, the majority of them having sought assistance only in the month before Election Day.

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Trump, Pence returning to Wisconsin weekend before election

Ryan was campaigning with Wisconsin Republican Sen. Ryan is now on a bus tour in Wisconsin where he is trying to boost vulnerable Sen. "He is running. One House Republican who supported Ryan past year, Rep. Jim Bridenstine of Oklahoma, tweeted "if Paul Ryan isn't for Trump, then I'm not for Paul Ryan ".

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1 shot and 1 arrested at Hermitage Wal-Mart

When they arrived at the scene, officers considered the incident an active shooter situation, but McClimans was quickly taken into custody without incident in the store's parking lot. They now have a Dollars 70 price target on the stock. 0 analysts call it Underweight, while 1 think it is Overweight. They now have a United States dollars 83 price target on the stock.

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Early Voters in Florida Exceed 2012 Total

It also gives volunteers what's called "dynamic scripting", a tool that prompts different pitches to voters depending on their answers to a set of questions, information instantly sent back to RNC headquarters. About 1.5 million early or absentee ballots were cast through Wednesday. In some ways, team Clinton is old school. There wasn't time to register to vote in Texas, he said.

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San Antonio officer fired for giving crap sandwich to homeless man

At least two officers reported Luckhurst's actions to supervisors. Officers reported the incident to internal affairs in July and review boards recommened an "indefinate suspension" in October, according to the police department. "His actions were a betrayal of every value we have in our community, and he is not representative of our great police force", she said. The police department said officials "thoroughly investigated" the incident, but could not find the homeless person the ...

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Hillary Clinton will move U.S. forward: Barack Obama

Marshal every volunteer. Lob every attack. President Barack Obama, on the third day of a multi-state campaign trek for Clinton, adopted a sense of urgency before a raucous crowd at Florida International University. "In four days we are going to win the state of New Hampshire, and we are going to win back the White House". But she can not afford any falloff in Democratic turnout from 2012 -- and is talking up the chances of a Trump victory to create a sense of urgency among her supporters.

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Million Children Are Living With Toxic Air Pollution, UNICEF Says

Children breathe more rapidly than adults, and cell layers in their lungs is more permeable to pollutants while tiny particles easily cross the blood-brain barrier. The level of PM 10 had breached the 1,000 micrograms mark (in real time) in many parts of the city, whereas the level of PM 2.5 reached 883 micrograms per cubic metre at various areas of Delhi.

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Donald Trump leads Hillary Clinton by one point

According to the latest poll, voters are split over whether they agree with each candidate on issues that matter to them. Still, it's unflattering attention for Clinton in a race in which the candidate in the spotlight has typically slumped in the polls.

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Bond set for man accused of killing two police officers in Iowa

About 20 minutes later, 38-year-old Des Moines police Sgt. Anthony Beminio was shot to death as he sat in his vehicle less than 2 miles away. He's suspected in the early morning killings of two officers, who were shot as they sat in their cars.

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Trump calls on Clinton voters to switch their vote

Democratic Party organizations in three other states - Nevada , Arizona and Pennsylvania - filed similar lawsuits beginning Sunday. The attorney says that the Republican National Committee is participating. God forbid! - then it goes without saying that American politics are in for a time of profound ugliness. Trump has been fanning doubt about the vote count by repeatedly talking about a system that is “rigged” against him.

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Defense asks for mistrial in New Jersey bridge trial

Christie is in charge of staffing the possible Trump administration transition team and will be campaigning for Donald Trump in New Hampshire and Pennsylvania tomorrow, a further taint of corruption Trump could do without - and the Republican Party should want to bury.

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'The Simpsons' renewed for record-setting 29th and 30th seasons

If you've ever commented on how The Simpsons "isn't really that good anymore" prepare to be real pissed, because it looks like FOX's flagship animated series is going to outlive not only you, but everyone you have ever known or cared about.

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City Hosting Downtown Parade And Rally Friday For Cubs

Budweiser worked with the Caray family estate to get audio of Harry's voice, and combine it with Game 7 footage of the Cubs victory to make it seem as if he were working at the game. Basketball, hockey, and football are all nice distractions, but they don't have a spot in the routine every single day. Dean Masini gained notoriety earlier this year when he banked a great deal on the Cubs winning the World Series in the next five years, by tattooing "201_" last November as a World Series ...

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TAR HEEL VIEW: Clinton may take up Trump mantra

It is reporting that an avalanche of information is coming in. "He not only said that, I believe in October of 2015, he doubled down as chief law enforcement officer in America in undercutting the FBI investigators again in the spring of 2016".

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Man threatens teens with gun after Trump sign destroyed

Saturday, Allen Park Police Det. When the children attempted to tell him they did not destroy the sign, he kept cursing at them and told them to be quiet, according to the News-Herald . When asked if he pulled a gun on the youngsters, Kubek admitted he did, according to the newspaper, allegedly saying he felt threatened because he was outnumbered.

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President commutes prison sentences of 2 local men

They were among 72 whose sentences, nearly all for non-violent drug offenses, were shortened by the president. The president has commuted the sentences of at least three Odessa men - Eugene Durst Self and Samuel Latrell Johnson and David Alan Aldridge - since August.

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Stabbing reported at Rutgers Business School in New Jersey

The school issued a tweet around 3 p.m. Friday warning people to avoid the area and take shelter after the stabbing. STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -A stabbing has been reported at Rutgers Business School in New Jersey. Some faculty members went to the room and wanted to figure out what happened. The investigation is ongoing. Calls to campus police were not immediately returned.

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Clinton, Trump use whatever they got in the final push

Clinton's lead skyrocketed in several national polls after the release of a video in which Trump could be heard making sexually aggressive comments about how he treats women, followed by an onslaught of sexual misconduct allegations levied against Trump that seemed to only further diminish his chances.

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No One Enjoyed the Cubs' Win More Than Bill Murray

My mom ran over to pick it up, and it was my dad, who was at Wrigley Field with my older brother, on the other side of the line. He borrowed a piece of chalk to write his name on the wall. He promised not to drink it until the Cubs won a championship. This year's World Series audience also delivered significant increases among younger viewers, including males 12-17, a demographic that produced a +105% increase over last year's performance (3.9 vs.

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Jury reaches verdict in New Jersey bridge plot trial

Sokolich told WABC-TV that a "shining light has been cast on this culture" that exists in Trenton and in the governor's office. Those people were terminated by me and today, the jury affirms that decision by also holdi. It came the day after a behind-the-scenes conflict over whether the jury had been properly instructed, the news website NJ.com reported Thursday. Kelly was Christie's deputy chief of staff and Baroni was Christie's top appointee to the authority that runs the bridge.


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