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Inside the finish line before the 2016 NYC Marathon

The 26-year-old Rotich's credentials are not as impressive, but he continues to improve on the roads and is one of only five men in the field who have broken two hours and eight minutes for the marathon. "Our citizenship was taken away from us so I was eager to become a USA citizen and am very proud of it", said the personal trainer, nutritionist and skincare consultant.

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Fugitive heir Durst to appear in LA court on murder charge

Tom Hanks, Leonardo DiCaprio, Natalie Portman among stars at first major awards show of season. Durst's attorney Dick DeGuerin said past year that his client is not guilty of the crimes. Authorities suspect Durst killed Berman because prosecutors in New York's Westchester County were about to interview her about the 1982 disappearance of Durst's first wife, Kathleen "Kathie" McCormack Durst, who was in the process of divorcing him.

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Donald Trump will lose after failing to follow Mitt Romney

As of Friday, Betfair market gamblers were giving Clinton a 74.9 percent chance of victory compared to just a 24.1 percent chance for Trump. Almost all the interviews for this poll were conducted before FBI Director James Comey issued a statement Sunday afternoon saying no new actions were warranted against Clinton based on the newly discovered emails.

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Opening statements begin in Michael Slager trial

Opening statements in the trial were delivered on Thursday morning, and prosecutors argued that the shooting of Walter Scott was not justified. Matching Savage's dramatic drop of the bulletproof vest, Wilson maneuvered around the small courtroom, illustrating how far Scott was from Slager as the policeman fired eight shots.

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UK privacy watchdog says Facebook agrees to suspend using WhatsApp users' data

The company's about-face on data sharing spurred criticism in the US, where The Electronic Privacy Information Center and the Center for Digital Democracy filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission. Changes to the messaging service's policy were announced in August, which allowed for customer information to be shared with Facebook unless the customer opted out.

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Strong quake rattles central Oklahoma, prompts evacuations

Fearing aftershocks, the downtown area was cordoned off to keep gawkers away, and geologists have confirmed that several additional "small quakes" have hit the area. A 5.6 magnitude tremor had struck Oklahoma in September, which tied a state record set in 2011.Following quake at Cushing on Sunday, minor tremors occurred at Nicoma Park, east of Oklahoma City, and Fairview, in the western part of the state.

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Molly Huddle THIRD at NYC Marathon

Keitany's win on Sunday means that she has now won the New York City marathon three years in a row, becoming the first woman in 30 years and the second woman ever to do so, according to The Times . Keitany fell in London this year and faded to 9th afterwards causing the Kenyan selectors to foolishly leave her off the Olympic marathon team. At her first meet, her teammates and other competitors in the 400-meter race ran first.

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Trump Makes Huge Gains With Women Voters In New Poll

Absolutely", Clinton said with a slight chuckle. Clinton's campaign has highlighted Trump's most derogatory remarks in TV ads aimed at moderate, suburban women - a constituency that has helped Republican nominees in years past. Sen. The FBI began investigating the handling of classified material on Mrs Clinton's private email server shortly after she announced her bid in April 2015.

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Arcade Fire announce their only United Kingdom festival performance

It will be the Canadian band's only United Kingdom festival performance of the summer and they are being unveiled as tickets go on sale for the Seaclose Park festival on 8 - 11 June. 'Last year was an incredible year and I'm ready for us to come back even better in 2017, ' he added. Day tickets will make a return in 2017 and will be on sale alongside the usual weekend camping tickets.

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Still No Charges Against Clinton Over Emails — FBI Tells Congress

Clinton said that Comey should release the information he had. "Unbelievable. Unbelievable how she gets away with it". The news boosted U.S. S&P 500 Index futures 1.2 percent, a gain that is likely to snap the nine-day losing streak in the US stock index - its longest in more than 35 years.

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Ted Cruz stumps for Donald Trump, but doesn't say his name

The video is already available to watch online , with a source, who requested to be unnamed because he was not officially part of the campaign, directing The Christian Post to a link on Vimeo of Pence's remarks to the churches. Though most national analysts still place MI in the Democratic column for Tuesday's election, the Trump campaign is encouraged by tightening state and national polls and some Democrats are concerned about signs of reduced voter enthusiasm from 2008 and 2012, ...

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Clinton goes for uplift, Trump goes after her on final day

During that process, we reviewed all of the communications that were to or from Hillary Clinton while she was Secretary of State. FBI Director James Comey announced that the new probe into Clinton's e-mails is over. "We've arrived at a moment of reckoning in this election. It is a choice between division and unity". Among the many manifestations of out-of-control factious spirit , none is more dismaying than the obeisance Republicans have paid their party's patently unfit presidential ...

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Police locate 'person of interest' in New Jersey stabbings

The three survivors, a 29-year-old woman and two 13-year-olds, a boy and a girl, remain in critical, but stable condition at a local hospital. A motive for the attack has not been disclosed. According to Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose, officers, upon arrival at the home, discovered four female and two male victims on the second floor of the house at 155 with one woman, McBurroughs, dead at the scene.

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House speaker Paul Ryan denies rumours he is planning to step down

Ryan has criticized Trump throughout the 2016 election and said last month that he would no longer defend or campaign for the Republican nominee. "They call it "palace intrigue" in the Hill rags". "I'm looking forward to getting back there in 2017 with Speaker Ryan and addressing these problems, these serious challenges facing America and it all starts with economic growth, reducing regulatary burden, having a competitive tax system, and keeping energy prices low", said Johnson.

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1 dead after being pushed in front of oncoming subway in NYC

Police say the person of interest in custody was identified by a man at the scene as the person who pushed the victim onto the tracks. It remains unclear what preceded the incident or if the suspect and victim knew each other, police said. Train service was delayed because of the incident. "There were so many people outside, screaming", she said. If you are traveling southbound on the 1, 2, or 3 lines this afternoon, allow for some additional travel time.

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Rolling Stone liable for defaming UVA worker with gang rape story

Eramo, who was then an associate dean of students, accused the magazine of portraying her as the story's villain and focussed on hushing up sexual assault reports . Attorneys for Rolling Stone and Erdely said repeatedly throughout the trial that they believe the woman experienced some sort of trauma, but no one knows what.

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We want Goff: Rams hear fans' chant, but rook stays on bench

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton runs the ball during the first half of an NFL football game ... LOS ANGELES-The Los Angeles Rams lost to the Carolina Panthers 13-10 on Sunday, November 6. But Zuerlein curiously quick-kicked the kickoff far down the field and Carolina got the ball. Fisher says most of the Rams stayed here during their bye weekend to rest up.

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Natural disaster rattles oil storage hub at Cushing; little damage reported

Cushing is located about 50 miles northeast of Oklahoma City and bills itself the "Pipeline Crossroads of the World". Damage from Oklahoma quake. Last year, Reuters reported that one company with storage facilities in Cushing, Phillips 66, had changed its protocols to reflect the increased natural disaster activity.

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Candidates making final pushes before Election Day

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump waves at a campaign rally in Sterling Heights, Mich., Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016. Hillary Clinton has consistently led in a greater portion of presidential polls in the two months heading into Election Day than President Barack Obama did in both 2008 and 2012.

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Gov. Christie's former aides found guilty in Bridgegate scandal

He and his lawyer, Michael Baldassare, told reporters they also plan to appeal the verdict. The former deputy executive director of Port Authority, Bill Baroni, and Bridget Kelly, Christie's former deputy chief of staff were both convicted on Friday for illegally closing lanes of the George Washington Bridge in 2013.

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Clinton, Trump Dead Even in Final Florida Presidential Poll

Though trailing in polls , Trump, who has called for "draining the swamp of corruption in Washington" and fixing a "rigged system in which political insiders can break the law without consequence", is hoping to do a Brexit. Another 69 percent said they will wait in line "as long as it takes" to vote. This might be an advantage to Clinton in the end - as these votes are in the bank - but Trump's self-reported planned Election Day vote is a large lead, so strong turnout could ultimately ...

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No new conclusion in Clinton email investigation

Her opponent, GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump of course is saying it's a "rigged system". The topic of Clinton's use of a private email server gained new immediacy on October 28, when Comey sent a letter to leading members of several congressional committees, in which he said federal agents had obtained a search warrant, as NPR reported , "to examine the thousands of emails found on a computer belonging to former U.S.

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New York City Ramps Up Security for Election Day

The police deployment plan will be "comparable to New Year's Eve and when Pope Francis visited last year", he said. Mayor Bill de Blasio , center, walks with staff and security in New York's Times Square after giving a security briefing to the media, Monday, Nov.

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Hillary Clinton sticks to hopeful message on final campaign day

While Trump had flirted with a White House run for decades, his real entry into the national political fray came around the time that Obama won the presidency. Just two days before the bitter USA presidential election, national polls gave the edge to Hillary Clinton , with results too close to call in some key battleground states where the race will be won or lost.

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Final day for early voting in Arkansas

We thought that we could still vote on election night at the local school. On Monday, the day before the election, all the major candidates will be in our state. "How many of you have already voted? ". "I see maybe more enthusiasm right now than I did (in March)". The documentation of your residence can be either in paper or electronic form (smart phone, laptop or tablet).

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Kaine Wraps Up Whirlwind Campaign at Home in Virginia

He scoffed at those comments, noting some of Donald Trump's recent early morning Twitter rants in which he has criticized, among others, a former Miss Universe victor and dozens of politicians. I don't believe that it will. This is not about the people of America, even the ones who have bought into the idea that Clinton's opponent cares about the little guy, and not just his own ambition.

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Ayotte doesn't want her kid in room with Bill Clinton, Trump

The two traded barbs over funding for substance abuse and mental health treatment, the influence of special interests and whether grants for college students are being preserved.Ayotte is in a tight reelection battle against her Democratic challenger, New Hampshire Gov.

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Springsteen, Bon Jovi to Join Clinton for Final Campaign Event Tonight

The Hillary Clinton campaign is bringing out some truly great star power for its final rally on the eve of Election Day. The event will also include remarks from President Barack Obama, who is expected to make an appeal for an expansion of the policies his administration implemented over the last eight years.

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Janet Reno, first female U.S. attorney general, dies

After attending Cornell University for her undergraduate degree, Reno enrolled at Harvard University for law school in the early 1960s. Janet Reno spent her childhood growing up near the Florida Everglades, and returned to her childhood home after her tenure as Attorney General came to an end.

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Clinton, Trump make last-minute push for votes

Still, they say they are very confident in their closing strategy. Note, each of these polls were conducted before FBI Director James Comey cleared Clinton (again) of wrongdoing in the email controversy. The latest poll from Politico/Morning Consult also found Clinton having an advantage over Trump, 45 to 42, but when the poll forced those who would typically respond "I don't know" when asked who they would vote for, the results only shifted slightly and Clinton maintained a 3-point lead ...

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Court restores voters who were purged from rolls

These purges were legal under a state law that permits any person to revoke any other person's voting rights. FILE - Voters fill in their ballots at a crowded polling station on North Carolina's first day of early voting for the general elections, in Carrboro, North Carolina, Oct.

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Iowa poll: Donald Trump up 7 points over Hillary Clinton

The bottom line is that it is hard to tell if this latest revelation helps Clinton. Those questions are central to who will win Tuesday's presidential election, and a handful of locales could provide some early answers on election night. Clinton is actively campaigning, and is increasingly becoming competitive in the "likely" Republican state of North Carolina , as well as the traditionally safe Republican states of Arizona, Georgia, and Missouri.

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India, UK sign Agreements on IPR, Ease of Doing Business

During the joint press conference with her counter part, May also announced that the two countries had set up a strategic group which would work on visas. However, the Indian government has been keen on securing access not just for its businessmen, but also for students and skilled workers to Britain and some experts say that the visa issue may be a turning point for the negotiations between the two countries.

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Trevor Knight Injury: Updates on Texas A&M QB's Arm and Return

Texas A&M's inclusion in the initial College Football Playoff rankings - as the fourth projected playoff team - stirred up serious debate, especially with an undefeated Washington team knocking on the door. Hurts finished as the game's leading rusher with 114 yards on 20 carries. Falling against a 4-5 team that's shown little consistency in the post-Dak Prescott era is another.

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National Poll Shows Clinton Up Four Points Over Trump

But the election will be won or lost in the USA electoral college, and perhaps a dozen states are in play. Gore lost New Hampshire by a mere 7,211 votes in 2000, a fraction that infuriated Democrats in the state given how little he campaigned there during the race.


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