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Beyoncé, in a pantsuit, campaigned for Hillary Clinton in Ohio

She was accompanied by dancers wearing royal blue pantsuits and "I'm with her" T-shirts. "Ohio we are on the doorsteps of history", Jay Z said while performing alongside Bey , just days before the huge election. Clinton offered her own praise for the show. In addition to Jay-Z, Beyonce and LeBron, singers Katy Perry, Jennifer Lopez and Miley Cyrus and comedian Will Ferrell have campaigned for and with Clinton.

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Absentee ballot changes for Trump look unlikely

Trump then went on to encourage voters in Michigan, Pennsylvania and nearby Minnesota who cast early ballots to switch their votes to support his bid for the oval office. "John Podesta, if he worked for me I would fire him so fast, like 'The Apprentice, '" Trump said. Trump traveled to the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire as he continued his attempt to expand the electoral map with an appearance Tuesday evening in this rural town in a state known historically for its ...

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Body discovered on land where police found woman 'chained like a dog'

Brown told police she suspects at least four others may have been harmed. "We just don't know yet", Wright said. Sheriff Chuck Wright said Brown was "chained inside the container like a dog". "It's like you have a hot skillet, and they are two drops of water you put on it". He went on to say, "Twenty-five months of the most intensive and expensive professional intervention, short of God's, will provide no protection for the public and no rehabilitation of this juvenile".

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Jurors to hear closing arguments in Bridgegate case after delay

Prosecutors will continue questioning a former aide to Republican Gov. Chris Christie on trial in the George Washington Bridge lane closing case. Baroni testified it was Wildstein who told Christie about the traffic and that no mention of Sokolich or political retaliation was made.

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Church briefs: November 4

Friday. The Rev. Steve Warren, Cookeville, TN, is the guest speaker. Faith Tabernacle Holiness Church, Bassett, will celebrate the 35th ministerial and pastoral anniversary of its pastor, Bishop Loretta Dillard, on Sunday. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by the main service at 10:30 a.m. featuring special speakers Mike Williams, Scott Goodman and Jim Wing. Greater Refuge is located at 718 Stoney Mountain Road.

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Ready for LSU-'Bama? See our best preview coverage here

Coordinator Lane Kiffin has pieced together a deadly attack that is more versatile and unsafe than any offense Nick Saban has coached in Tuscaloosa. College football is a insane world. With Orgeron and Ensminger at the helm, and LSU embracing more spread concepts, the Tigers' offense has seen an approximate 58 percent increase in offensive production across the board, tallying 912 rushing yards and 696 passing yards to easily surpass what it produced through the first four weeks.

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Hillary Clinton leads by two points in new poll

His Michigan stop was hours before Clinton planned to rally Democrats in Detroit, where a large turnout of black voters has always been crucial to Democrats' success. New Hampshire is one state that has been trending away from Clinton. But with polls tightening across battleground states, Democrats are taking little for granted.

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Bridgegate trial: What's next for Chris Christie?

Those included Kelly's now-infamous email to Wildstein that prosecutors said launched the scheme, in which she wrote , "Time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee". After six weeks of trial and the resulting guilty verdicts in federal court in Newark, we know more than ever about the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal.

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Judge: NC counties must restore voters removed from rolls

The suit states that the individuals with challenged registrations are disproportionately African American. In a lawsuit filed October 31, the NAACP alleged these challenges are a violation of the National Voter Registration and disproportionately targeted the state's black voters.

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Obama defends Trump supporter at Clinton rally

The pictures have told the story over the past six months. In the past, Trump and Obama have had different approaches to hecklers. Clinton suggested the volatile Trump, who has feuded with and insulted a wide array of people and groups including Muslims, Mexican immigrants and women, was too unpredictable to trust.

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A bloody, violent story of faith under fire

Maybe Doss stayed on top of that mountain ridge , after a bloody showdown with the Japanese, as the rest of the USA troops retreated to safer ground, and risked life and limb while saving the injured men. With an 89 percent critic approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes and a 98 percent "Want to See" audience rating , " Hacksaw Ridge " looks promising to open at the box office in second place this weekend, just behind "Doctor Strange".

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Clinton rallies voters in Raleigh

Waiting outside was worth it thanks to a simple handshake from one of her favorite political figures as he left the building. Medical student Frederick Burton said it was those kinds of statistics that resonated with him most. "I want Bernie Sanders supporters that are still not happy with Hillary to think hard about their vote", Moran said. "I don't think this new email thing is going to be any different from the stuff the FBI already investigated", said Charlotte Deon from Springfield.

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President Obama rebukes supporters for shouting down Trump protester at NC rally

In the poll , Clinton had a slim lead of a single point over Trump - 42 percent of the voters surveyed to his 41 percent - a meaningless difference in a poll with a margin of error of 4 percent. He was joined by rappers Big Sean, Chance the Rapper, and J. Cole, and by his wife, popular singer Beyonce, as a surprise guest. Bernie Sanders in Iowa, and President Obama in North Carolina.

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4 presidential contests haven't produced a winner right away

Trump would be declared the victor. How did that happen? The Electoral College is an interesting system to say the least. Leading up to the November 8, 2016 race, there have been some speculations of an Electoral College tie . Next states due to close, half an hour later, are Ohio, North Carolina and West Virginia. FiveThirtyEight , the polling website spearheaded by statistician Nate Silver, now projects Clinton to win 290.7 electoral votes and Trump to garner 246.5 electoral ...

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US court blocks Arizona ban on groups collecting ballots

However, the full 9th Circuit voted Wednesday to review that decision. Attorneys for Democrats said that is due to things like minorities being more likely to be renters and therefore moving more often. Two of the appeals court judges agreed and rejected the challenge. "This is not an election that anyone should sit out", he said. Five dissenting 9th Circuit judges, all Republican appointees, argued that the court should not have interfered with Arizona law so close to Election Day, while ...

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President Obama Encourages Respect After Trump Supporter Interrupts Speech

As opinion polls suggest Donald Trump is gaining support , Hillary Clinton has been holding rallies in states that had been considered safe for the Democrats. But with a tight congressional race between Barbara Comstock and LuAnn Bennett, local Republicans may be more energized to re-elect Comstock. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump campaigns at the Jacksonville Equestrian Center in Jacksonville, Fla, Nov.

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Iowa Cop Killer Had Money Troubles and Abused His Mother

Greene was secured with the handcuffs that had belonged to the patrolmen who were killed, Des Moines Sgt. Anthony Beminio and Urbandale officer Justin Martin, and was later booked into the county jail. After Greene was taken into custody and police showed up at his mother's house, a close friend of Greene's mother stood in her driveway crying about the shooting.

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Authorities: Woman 'chained up like a dog' inside container

Detectives found the body around 10 a.m. Friday. Before daylight broke Friday over the countryside north the city of 4,000, dozens of investigators gathered at the scene where the 30-year-old Brown was found "chained up like a dog" fewer than 24 hours earlier.

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Syria: 'Final truce chance' for Aleppo rebels begins

State news agency SANA said rebel fire has killed at least 12 people and wounded more than 200. People had yet to use the routes within the first hours of the truce, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Russian Federation has said this pause will be the last chance for rebels to leave eastern districts in safety. Last week, rebel forces began a bid to break the siege on eastern Aleppo where more than 250,000 people remain besieged since July.

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Steven Seagal Awarded Russian Citizenship by Putin

The Michigan-born actor, Peskov says, "has been insistent for a long time" in his asking to become an official Russian, and "is known for his warm feelings to our country, he never made a secret of it". U.S. boxer Roy Jones Jr got his Russian passport a year ago, shortly after writing in his website "this is the happiest day of my life". Seagal received citizenship in Serbia in January.

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Trials for killings of blacks by police unfold in 2 cities

In her opening statement , Solicitor Scarlett Wilson told the jury of 11 white people and one black man that former North Charleston officer Michael Slager may have been provoked if Walter Scott wrestled his stun gun from him, but that doesn't justify shooting Scott in the back as he tried to run away.

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More Than 800K Cast Early Votes In Maryland

As of Thursday, about 800,000 voters had already used the early voting period to bank their ballot ahead of Tuesday's election. The RNC claims it has no agreements with the Trump Campaign regarding " voter fraud , ballot security, ballot integrity, poll watching or poll monitoring".

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FBI releases papers on Clinton pardon of fugitive Democrat donor

Comey's present position is that an investigation into additional emails found on the computer of Huma Abedin, a top Hillary aide, has been brewing since early October , but that the FBI waited to see if the emails held anything new before re-launching their probe.

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Judge refuses to block California ban on ballot selfies

After Alsup's ruling, Risher said he didn't know whether the ACLU will appeal the decision with six days before the election. "Even if there's going to be some inconvenience on the part of the Secretary of State, that shouldn't allow them to have an administrative interest over the First Amendment", he said.

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ACLJ Sues DOJ Over Secret Loretta Lynch-Bill Clinton Meeting

The American Center for Law and Justice filed a federal lawsuit against the DOJ on Wednesday to get more details about the meeting. Any and all records of any communication or briefing received by General Lynch, any DOJ official, staff or employee from Bill Clinton or his staff regarding the meeting between General Lynch and Bill Clinton that occurred on Monday, June 27, 2016, at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix, Arizona, regardless of whether the communication or briefing ...

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Davenport stop starts "Weekend at Bernie's" Iowa-style for Hillary Clinton campaign

Clinton clearly tried to woo Detroit's large African American population. The Trump campaign responded to Sanders' visit by issuing a statement from Gov. She focused on convincing people who already support her to make it to the polls. "I'm so happy to be back in Michigan", Clinton said to cheers from some 4,000 supporters who had crammed into the Shed 3 downtown market.

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Cruz stumps for Trump, but doesn't say his name in Iowa

He's a good man, he loves his country and today, I call him my friend. Fitzgerald said Iowans "are overwhelmingly voting early" for Clinton because "working families simply don't trust" Trump. Pence urged fellow Republicans to return to the fold in support of Donald Trump. An EPIC-MRA poll commissioned by the Detroit Free Press last week found Clinton had a 7-point lead over Trump in MI.

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Bridgegate: Judge postpones closing arguments to resolve 'legal issues'

Kelly said she discussed the lane closures in mid-August 2013 with the governor. Baroni testified he took Wildstein, his subordinate at the Port Authority and a former high school classmate of Christie's, at his word about the traffic study and abided by Wildstein's directive to not respond to Sokolich's pleas for help as the gridlock worsened.

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NYPD officer dead, 1 injured in Bronx shootout

Authorities say the gunman fired on officers who had stopped his auto near a ballfield following a brief pursuit. The man, who police allege was Rosales, was the estranged husband of a 29-year-old woman staying at the home. A New York Police Department sergeant killed in a gunfight with a suspect has been identified as a 19-year veteran and a father of two young children.

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Clinton's lead over Trump narrowing, says new poll

A total of 61 percent had a negative opinion of Donald Trump and 55 percent said they viewed Hillary Clinton unfavorably. Reuters/Ipsos polling from mid-October found a majority in both OH and Pennsylvania , including a majority of both Democrats and Republicans, agree global trade benefits Americans by keeping the cost of goods low although they also think it hurts "average Americans" by depressing wages and causing job losses at home.

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Trump Gains Lost Ground, Neck-and-neck With Clinton In Many Polls

Cummings questioned Comey's decision to release scant information about an investigation linked to Clinton while sitting on possible links between Trump's campaign and Russian efforts to influence the election. During a Wednesday interview , Obama told NowThisNews that, although he doesn't like to interfere in FBI investigations: "We don't operate on incomplete information".

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Giuliani suggests he knew about FBI email review before it became public

Trump "pits people against each other instead of pulling us together", Clinton said. There was late action Wednesday in such unlikely arenas as Arizona and MI, too - and in North Carolina, where President Barack Obama tried to energize black support for Hillary Clinton .

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Enough was enough: Bernie Sanders supporters look ahead

Hillary Clinton made a campaign stop in Detroit Friday, just four days ahead of Election Day. "Hillary! Hillary!" chanted hundreds of Clinton supporters that rallied on behalf of the Democratic Presidential Nominee as she laid out her final plans for MI and the economy.

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Clinton, Trump in virtual dead heat in MI

The exchanges represented an effort to give fence-sitting voters a last-minute push to decide, if not based on enthusiasm for either candidate then on fear of the other. He said Trump will have to "outperform Romney on Election Day" to pull ahead in those states. It means the race for president is close - so turnout is going to make all the difference .

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New national poll has Clinton barely edging Trump

On Saturday night, Clinton will host a concert with pop star Katy Perry in Philadelphia, then return to the city on Monday for a joint rally with President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama and Clinton's husband, former President Bill Clinton.


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