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Cubs' Massive Victory Parade, Rally Draw Estimated 5M

The Cubs' World Series victory has officially jumped the shark. Cubs outfielder Ben Zobrist celebrates with the city during the team's championship parade Friday. The Cubs are scheduled to begin their parade at 10am CT, leaving Wrigley Field, where they'll march their way south toward the city's center for a rally at noon.

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James Comey, criticized by President Obama

The FBI plans to review the emails to see if they contain classified information and if so, whether they were handled properly. The Justice Department lawyers at that meeting disagreed, thought the case was weak and wanted the investigation shut dow.

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Prescott, Cowboys overpower winless Browns 35-10

CLEVELAND (AP) - Rookie quarterback Cody Kessler will be the Browns' starter this week and the foreseeable future. Kessler has completed 89 of 133 passes for 947 yards and four touchdowns. If they are planning on getting their receiving threats going that may be hard as the Cowboys haven't allowed a single 100-yard receiver either. "The biggest thing for us to do is go in there and play our best football", Garrett said.

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No charges for Clinton after review of new emails

Comey sent the letter Sunday, just two days before Election Day. It's been reported that Comey was feeling pressure, not just from Republicans who are furious with him for not indicting Clinton for her use of her private server for the conduct of government business, but from his own agents.

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The big price Chris Christie is paying for Bridgegate

The George Washington Bridge, which spans the New York City borough of Manhattan and Fort Lee, New Jersey, is the world's busiest for motor vehicles. "My concern at this point is for the people of New Jersey". Chris Christie has canceled a stump appearance for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in New Hampshire on Saturday, according to a tweet from NH1 reporter Paul Steinhauser.

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Supreme Court may take up Arizona ballot collecting law

The Supreme Court decision called into question what happens to ballots that were legally collected from voters in the approximately 20 hours that the law was blocked. Similar lawsuits against Trump and Roger Stone of the group Stop the Steal have been filed in Nevada, Arizona, Michigan and Pennsylvania as Republicans and Democrats alike zero in on getting more of their voters to the polls by Tuesday in Trump's tightening race with Clinton.

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New Clinton emails still show no wrongdoing

With days until the USA vote on their new president, Hillary Clinton has been cleared of all charges over an email scandal. Mr Comey sent the letter on Sunday, just two days before Election Day. The emails had been discovered during a separate investigation of former Congressman Anthony Weiner, the estranged husband of top Clinton aide Huma Abedin, sources close to the investigation told the American newspaper "The New York Times".

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President Barack Obama is Hillary Clintons full time campaigner: Donald Trump

The drop of seven percentage points is seen as an effect of the decision of the FBI last week to re-open its investigation against her alleged email scandal, following which the popularity of Trump has surged. The reason Clinton's polling lead is less safe than Obama's was four years ago is because the race is closer in some swing states, especially in the Midwest.

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Cruz to campaign with Pence in Iowa, Michigan

Some of the loudest applause Pence received came when he criticized President Barack Obama for trying to normalize relations with communist Cuba and Clinton for supporting the lifting of the US embargo on Cuba. Sununu did not support Trump in the primary, but now says that Clinton "makes it damn easy" for him to back his party's nominee. Pence is urging Republicans in conservative-leaning western MI to "come home" to the Republican candidate to keep Clinton from shaping the Supreme Court.

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Local Dakota Access Pipeline Protest

This pipeline is being laid on sacred Sioux land, and violates the 1851 Fort Laramie Treaty, which was signed by eight tribes and the USA government, stating that the land belongs to Native Americans. "So they decided that putting it just north of the Standing Rock Reservation was OK". "How can this happen to people who are so faithful to God?" Mr Obama also acknowledged on-going clashes between protesters and police made for a "challenging situation".

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Polls Show Hillary Clinton Leading Donald Trump in Election's Final Days

The popular leader of the pro-independence Scottish National Party says in a Sunday Mail column that she "fervently hopes" Clinton will defeat Republican rival Donald Trump in Tuesday's US presidential vote. "We're going into what they used to call Democrat strongholds where we're now either tied or leading". "Undecided voters, if they have a Democratic or a Republican lean, they tend to go back to their team and we are seeing that happen at the end, and so the tightening began before".

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Suspect Arrested in Deadly Police Ambush in Iowa

Early this morning two Iowa police officers, outstanding, outstanding people, were murdered, ambushed violently while sitting in their squad cars. "This has been a tough year", said Des Moines Mayor Frank Cownie. The complaint said he threatened to kill another man during a confrontation in the auto park and yelled a racial slur used against blacks. The same year, he also pleaded guilty to harassment and was placed on probation for a year.

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Thirteen killed, 31 injured in California tour bus crash

Meantime in Los Angeles, people gathered in Koreatown Sunday night for a vigil in memory of those killed and injured in the tour bus crash . Investigators said the driver was impaired by severe medical conditions and use of marijuana and an antihistamine.

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More than 45 percent of NC voters have cast ballots already

On her campaign plane a few hours after the last debate Clinton was asked if she would pledge to accept the results. Perry, who hugged Clinton while wearing a purple cape bearing the words, "I'm with Madam President", shouted, "In three days, let's make history!" But it does indicate how important a strong ground game is in a close election.

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Hillary Clinton, President Obama to campaign in MI on Monday

Bhupi Patel said the Indian-American community has to make its vote count since "it is very important for the community to be involved in the political process otherwise no one notices you". The incident began when Trump noticed what he considered a heckler, saying it was someone "from the Hillary Clinton campaign". "I just have me, but I have my family", he said during a rally in Wilmington.

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Authorities hold suspect in Trump HQ vandalism

Denver campaign co-chair Steve Barlock said the rock left a melon-sized hole in the window and the man fled. It's the second case of vandalism at the headquarters Friday. No one was injured. Early Friday morning, staffers discovered graffiti on the office. In the latest incident, a rock was thrown through the window of the Republican presidential nominee's field office, CNN affiliate KCNC reported.

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Fatal California bus crash under investigation

Federal investigators are working around the clock at the site of the tragic weekend bus crash near Palm Springs, California, studying what is left of a tour bus and the tractor-trailer it slammed into Sunday morning. The bus was coming from Red Earth Casino in the desert town of Thermal and was about 35 miles into its 135-mile trip back to Los Angeles. January 18, 2016: The driver of a pickup truck was killed in a head-on collision with a casino bus on a highway in Santa Barbara County, ...

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Defense rests in bridge trial of 2 former Christie allies

Fort Lee is on the New Jersey side of the bridge that connects the state with NY. As news of an alleged plot and cover-up surfaced in early 2014, Christie offered a meandering, 107-minute TV apology, denying any knowledge of the events and pronouncing himself "stunned by the abject stupidity" of his aides engaging in such a plan.

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Tim Kaine says Hillary Clinton is the 'underdog'

Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton are locked in a tight race for the battleground state. "Florida is really important and here's the thing", said Kaine. Senator Tim Kaine will campaign on Monday in both Charlotte and Wilmington. They're aiming in particular to get sporadic and first-time voters to the polls in advance of Tuesday's election day.

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Manny Pacquiao Dethrones Jessie Vargas To Reclaim WBO Crown

While Mayweather and Pacquiao both downplayed the situation, the financial upside of a rematch may to be large for either to pass up. Pacquiao had Vargas completely figured out by that point in the fight, and had an easy time out-boxing him the rest of the way.

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Trump hits Democratic territory in final days; Clinton scours battlegrounds

The Reuters/Ipsos States of the Nation project shows races in Florida, North Carolina and MI have tilted away from Clinton over the past week and are now considered too close to call. She is ahead of Trump in California by 21 points, down from 25 points in early October. A Detroit Free Press poll released Friday showed previously hesitant Republicans and some independents rallying around Trump.

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NYPD Monitoring Possible Terror Attack Threat

Both NYPD and Port Authority Police officers will be on alert this weekend, the departments said. Governor Greg Abbott says his office is monitoring the situation and is working with law enforcement officials regarding the threat. Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and elections to championship games and royal weddings.

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Mike Pence says he's grateful after campaign jet skids off runway

Officials at LaGuardia recommended that passengers set to depart from the airport on Friday check with their airline on the status of their flight. Meanwhile, National Transportation Safety Board investigators will be on the scene Friday to examine Pence's plane.

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Trump demeans women, says Clinton

The Republican had been buoyed earlier in the day by a national poll that showed him sneaking a narrow lead in national voting intentions, sending shivers through U.S. She said Trump was "attacking everything that has set our country apart for 240 years". Trump has neglected to build up such a team, which might turn out to be lucky for him.

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Big turnout: N.C early voting numbers surpass 2012 election

Early voting in OH is up 50 percent from last week. All times are EST. Polls open before dawn on Tuesday, and it will be Wednesday on the East Coast before the last votes are cast in Alaska. Saturday. Republicans, who say that party volunteers are engaging in normal poll watching, on Thursday fought back against charges of wrongdoing before judges in Nevada and Arizona.

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Moody's predicts significant win for Hillary Clinton in 8 November election

Clinton campaign press secretary Brian Fallon responded by suggesting that an inspector general could have grounds to look into the possible leaking of information to Giuliani. Welcome to McClatchy's Voter Survival Guide, an interactive presentation of daily events from one of the strangest presidential campaigns in modern history .

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Johnson, Ryan share policy plans during campaign stop in Mosinee

This isn't the first time there has been controversy surrounding the Republican Speaker of the House and the GOP nominee for president. The Jason Lewis for Congress campaign Friday announced the endorsement of Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.

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NC NAACP sues three counties alleging voter suppression

Kimberly Westbrook Strach, executive director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections , says that the challenges at issue were not initiated with the counties, but by private individuals. Also, the federal lawsuit cites the National Voter Registration Act as another part of the argument against the mass cancellation of the thousands of voter registrations in question in North Carolina.

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Sheriff: South Carolina kidnapping suspect tied to seven killings

The killer's disgusting confession follows the discovery of a body at his 95-acre property on Friday. "He told us some stuff that nobody else ought to know". Investigators had been sweeping the 100-acre woods and fields with cadaver dogs in a search for other victims after finding the woman, Kala V. Brown, inside the storage container on the property about 20 miles east of Greenville, South Carolina.

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Effigy of Donald Trump to be burned at United Kingdom bonfire display

This time it's Mr Trump who'll be stuffed with oil-soaked newspapers, packed with fireworks and torched, days before the U.S. election on Tuesday. Pictures showed his effigy wearing shorts with Mexicans' faces on them. Organisers of the event, which always picks out a celebrity to be its Guy Fawkes, said Mr Trump was the "overwhelming" favourite this year despite an unusually long list of candidates.

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Jury makeup no worry to family of black man slain by officer

She also said that he staged the scene of the crime when he dropped the taser by Scott's body. The images of the unarmed man being killed stunned the nation as they spread widely on the internet after the fatal encounter in April 2015. He said he didn't know the video would appear everywhere, but once it was, he agreed to interviews and later received royalties that he used to buy a auto and help his son and daughter.

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Trump to urge Congress to repeal Obamacare if he wins elections

Trump has said , in speeches focused on his first 100 days, that he would repeal Obamacare and sue the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct. 'Obamacare is a catastrophic failure, ' Pence agreed. The rally continued a new strategy from the campaign, stirred by last week's revelation by the Obama administration that the cost of mid-level plans under Obama's health-care law will increase an average of 25 percent across 39 states in 2017.

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Clintons, Obamas to Rally in Philly Monday Night

Yet, compared to a week ago, the margins are narrowing, and the surveys don't measure voter turnout, the biggest factor that will determine the outcome of race. In other words, "Department of Justice, don't you dare contradict me and charge Hillary". " Donald Trump is uniquely unqualified to be President". While he didn't openly declare his support until this week, he has been accepting large amounts of cash from the Republican nominee via his military veterans charity.

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Pence Praises Police, Cruz Wants Special Prosecutor for Clinton

Polls indicate a tight race in the state between Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton. In the heart of Miami's Cuban communities, Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence pumped up his supporters with one main message.

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Presidential Candidates, Supporters Make Final Push In Michigan Before Election Day

Mr Trump's son and a top campaign aide later helped the spread of a rumour that the incident was an "assassination attempt". Never before have so many conservative Republicans denounced the nominee of their own party, Obama said, "And it's because Donald Trump is uniquely unqualified to be president".


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