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Glenn Robinson III scores 20 points, Pacers rout Nets 118-97

Glenn Robinson III got his second start of the season and finished with 20 points and five rebounds. I had the right mindset. "I was told (how close I was)", Teague said after the game. Turner had four blocks as well, holding down the Pacers front line with Thaddeus Young fighting through a slow start to finish with 11 points on 5-9 shooting.

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Issa: Trump Hasn't Closed Door on Hillary Prosecution

Despite the surging popular votes of Clinton against Trump, the result is not likely to change. Trump earned 4,118,192, compared to Clinton's 7,849,248. "We've gotta get rid of the Electoral College", he said, because it "makes the USA a mockery of the world" - the same way America's handgun violence, climate change denial, death penalty, and astronomical health care costs do.

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Europe declares war against Russian media

Moscow's been quick to react, with President Vladimir Putin claiming the move says a lot about democracy in the West. The aim of Russia's propaganda was to damage the relationship between the EU and the USA, to discredit European institutions and to "incite fear and uncertainty" in EU citizens, according to the resolution.

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Missouri defeats Arkansas 28-24 behind big second half

The Tigers can't point to many highlights from Barry Odom's first season as head coach, but ending with a win would fit the bill, while the Razorbacks look to improve their bowl résumé with a road win. The first year of the Odom era was filled was filled with many lackluster losses, but it ended with the Tigers and their coach posing for a photo on the field as they held the Battle Line Rivalry trophy.

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Target Black Friday Hours 2016

Some of the bigger Amazon Black Friday 2016 deals come with the 3 Gen Nest at $199, the Samsung SmartThings Hub at $49.99 and a set of Sennheiser Cs headphones discounted down to $99 bucks. on Friday, and re-open at 8 a.m. until 10 p.m. that day. Sears is advertising Thanksgiving hours from 6 p.m.to midnight, though the company says some stores will be closed on the holiday.

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Trump calls son of ambushed San Antonio officer

He was arrested in the Buick with a woman and two-year-old child in the cat - the woman has not yet been identified. "This case, although we've made an arrest, is far from over", McManus said. Marconi was writing out a traffic ticket to a mot. He was still sitting in his squad auto when the Mitsubishi's driver walked to the passenger side and shot the detective in the head twice.

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Anti-pipeline rally draws hundreds in Oregon

Specifically, protestors at Standing Rock are fighting the construction of a $3.7 billion project "that would carry 470,000 barrels of oil a day from the oil fields of western North Dakota to IL", the New York Times reports . This is in keeping with broader calls by DAPL opponents for a Black Friday boycott. John Hoeven and U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer implored the Democrat in a letter Wednesday to authorize the Army Corps of Engineers to approve the pipeline's crossing under a Missouri River ...

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Judge: Roof competent to stand trial in church shooting

The judge delayed the process to begin narrowing the final jury pool on November 7 when Roof's lawyers suggested he either didn't understand the charges against him or couldn't properly help them with his defense. That would push the start of trial testimony to January. Jurors have to be capable of determining Roof's guilt. In the shooting's aftermath, authorities said they found a racist manifesto Roof had posted on his website and modified just hours before the attack.

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Green Party's Stein files for Wisconsin recount

Stein and Reform Party candidate Roque "Rocky" De La Fuente separately filed recount requests late Friday in Wisconsin - the state's first ever for a presidential race - on the final day they were able to do so. But election experts noted that voting patterns in those states were similar to ones in other Midwestern states such as Iowa and Ohio. Congress has wide latitude to decide how to count the states' electoral votes.

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Black Friday shoppers preparing for bargains

Some high street shops aren't required to have a returns policy, so if you don't like what you've bought, and it's not faulty, you could struggle to get your money back. Average spending per shopper over the weekend is expected to hit around $400. "Most of the time Black Friday deals start the day of: Thanksgiving", said Ashley Shelton of Columbia, Missouri, who was as Kohl's with her boyfriend after dinner with family and then going to Walmart for a Roku and security cameras.

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Izzo apologizes to Spartans for tough schedule

We had entirely too many turnovers in the second half". Vincent Edwards and P.J. Thompson each had three 3s and 15 points, while Dakota Mathias scored 12 points on four made 3s. "I'll learn from it as a coach, to play these guys, whether I think they're good enough or not". “I just think we looked awfully exhausted. "We've got to keep working and understand we are getting better, we're getting closer".

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Jill Stein Officially Files For A Recount In Wisconsin

Forty-six electoral votes are at stake in the three states - enough to give Clinton the presidency if she came out ahead in all three. Haas says an exact amount on how much the recount will cost has not yet been determined although Stein's website says it will cost $1.1 million dollars.

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Abilene record shop prepares for Small Business Saturday

But what exactly is the function of the day? Through the efforts of the Th!nk Dutchess Alliance for Business, we aim to support local businesses and jobs in Dutchess County, and purchases made on Small Business Saturday and throughout the year help to advance these efforts.

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Trump aide notes opposition to Romney in Cabinet

Now, Stein has received almost $5 million in donations in the past two days, all meant to go toward recount efforts. Within the past week, multiple respected and well-known computer scientists, as well as election attorneys, have expressed urgency over the election results, saying that Hillary Clinton's campaign should challenge the election results in Michigan , Pennsylvania and Wisconsin , the three swing states that Donald Trump narrowly won , causing him to win the election.

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Mount Baker, Crystal Mountain ski areas opening Friday

The Nova Lift Only is $27 for all ages. Ski resorts in Wyoming, Idaho, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah have been forced to delay opening for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend or have few ski runs open because unseasonably warm weather limited their ability to make man-made snow.

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Cardinals visit Vikings in pivotal matchup of NFC contenders

Palmer threw for 198 yards and two touchdowns, while also throwing two interceptions. The Minnesota Vikings (5-4) suffered from a 26-20 loss to the Washington Redskins in Week 10. With just six games left to play, just two of them will be played at home. The Cardinals have had a few problems in this area of late, as their numbers have shown, so the likes of Iupati will have to step up.

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Trump backs away from some of his strident campaign promises

The president-elect escalated his longstanding battle with the media on Tuesday, cancelling a meeting at The New York Times and blasting the publication on Twitter hours after he criticised TV journalists at another contentious sit-down.

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McCrory campaign asks for recount before final tally

McCrory joins Chuck Stuber, a Republican candidate for state auditor, in officially filing for a statewide recount . Meanwhile, the Cooper campaign says they believe this is all a moot point, and the votes in question would not be enough to change the outcome of this race which they believe will show that cooper is the victor in this Election Day.

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Contentious North Carolina Gubernatorial Race Headed for December Finish

The SBE says it's more than 6,600 votes, a slight increase on the original, but the Cooper campaign argues it's more than 8,000. In this race, a candidate trailing by fewer than 10,000 votes is entitled to a recount. Pat McCrory is not conceding. "This is another desperate attempt from the McCrory campaign to undermine the results of an election they lost", said Kimberly Reynolds, the executive director of the N.C.

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Hillary Clinton leads Trump by over two million in popular vote

Rather than automatically casting their votes for the highest vote getter, they could take the third and fourth place candidates' political leanings into account. In 1880, James Garfield won the presidency with a 0.09 percentage point margin of victory in the popular vote. A group of academics, lawyers and data experts are also trying to persuade the Clinton's team to join their efforts to investigate the results in three states to check if there was foreign computer hacking that manipulated ...

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Trump Expected to Tap Billionaire Wilbur Ross for Commerce Secretary

Trump met with Ross on Sunday at Trump National Golf Course in Bedminster, New Jersey. Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross, who's been an economic advisor to Donald Trump's campaign, says he's sticking with the candidate despite Trump's lewd comments about women and further accusations of sexual misconduct.

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Police seek 2 women in California abduction

She was out for an early morning jog on November 2 and was abducted from the area where Keith Papini later found her cell phone and earbuds - about a mile from their home at Old Oregon Trail and Sunrise Drive, he said. Her disappearance launched a massive search of the area and a widespread investigation. Keith reported his wife missing that evening after he returned home to find neither Papini nor their two children, who Papini usually picks up from day care.

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Trump drops vow to pursue Clinton case, to 'move forward'

Then: "The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make US manufacturing non-competitive". But on Tuesday, Trump seemed to backtrack from his older tweets . But Trump said "no" when asked if he would rule out investigating Clinton over her family's charitable foundation or her use of a private email server while she was USA secretary of state during President Barack Obama's first term.

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US Soccer Reaches Back To The Past To Kickstart Its Future

Arena previously coached the US from 1998 to 2006, leading Team USA at the 2002 and 2006 World Cups. Team USA now sits last in the six-team standings after two games in the final round, but eight more games remain on the CONCACAF World Cup qualifying schedule, starting on March 24, 2017 against Honduras.

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National Transportation Safety Board investigates bus crash

At the time of the crash, 37 children were on the bus on their way home from Woodmore Elementary School . In a statement Tuesday, NTSB Chairman Christopher Hart said that they will be looking at all possible factors in the crash while the police department conducts a parallel criminal investigation of the driver.

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Group Funded By Trump's Education Secretary Pick: 'Bring Back Child Labor'

These schemes do nothing to help our most-vulnerable students while they ignore or exacerbate glaring opportunity gaps. "Nominating Betsy DeVos shows just how out of touch @realdonaldtrump is with what works best for students, parents, educators & communities".

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Black Friday shoppers hunt for deals - and something to do

One thing giving retailers optimism this year: There may be pent-up demand after a polarizing presidential election. Consumers will likely be upping their giving to others this year. Tracy Watkins, a Bed, Bath and Beyond BBBY.N store manager at the Chicago Ridge Mall, said "nobody was busting down the doors at 6 a.m." as the temperature lurked below freezing.

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California officer critically injured in skateboard attack

Police said the officer tried to approach the suspect creating the disturbance, but the suspect refused to comply. At that point, backup was called, and the man took off on a skateboard, according to police. South San Francisco Mayor Mark Addiego was told of the incident and issued a statement. "Yesterday this hit home here in South San Francisco". The suspect has been identified as 28-year-old Luis Alberto Ramos-Coreas of South San Francisco.

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Unemployment rates continue to fall across state

The unemployment rate for October of 2015 in Crawford County was 5.2 percent. The unemployment rate identifies those who are out of work and looking for work, and is not tied to collecting unemployment insurance benefits. Eau Claire and Chippewa counties combined had a 3.1 percent jobless rate in October - 0.3 percent less than a year prior, according to statistics released Wednesday by the state Department of Workforce Development.

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Florence Henderson, mom from 'The Brady Bunch,' dies at 82

By the time the '90s rolled in, Henderson's pop culture cachet had grown so large that she would often appear in roles as herself or in ways the would poke fun at her Brady Bunch persona. Henderson died late Thursday night of heart failure. "I had come to NY the year before to study at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts", she explained.

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US President-elect Donald Trump reverses stance on torture tactics

In December 2009 Donald Trump signed a full-page letter in the New York Times urging governments to take strong action to address climate change. "Not nice", Trump said in an early morning tweet . Now: "It's just not something that I feel very strongly about". I will tell you this: Clean air is vitally important. "There is something. It depends on how much".

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Donald Trump names KT McFarland, Don McGahn to White House posts

He is scheduled to resume interviews Monday at Trump Tower in Manhattan. Politico has reported that McGahn, who has longstanding familial ties to the Trump organization but limited government experience , may be tasked with putting distance between the president-elect and his business interests, which critics have argued could present unprecedented conflicts of interest for the executive branch.

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Missing woman found safe in Northern California

Papini was last seen jogging alone on Sunrise Drive in Redding , California , according to a poster that was distributed in the search effort. Koester and Sherri's sister-in-law, Suzanne Papini, both described the missing woman as a "supermom" who would not disrupt the routine of her children, KRCR reported shortly after the disappearance.

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1 dead, 3 injured in NY state gay bar shooting

Another shooting occurred at a gay bar, this time in Albany, New York. At about 12:45 p.m., police were called to a Clinton Avenue home, where a 35-year-old male had been shot in the torso, Albany police spokesman Officer Steve Smith said.

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Trump signals sharp turn to the right with cabinet choices

Given his lack of governing experience and vague policy proposals during the campaign, his selection of advisers is being scrutinized both in the U.S. "We truly hope this show has inspired you to uphold our American values, and work on behalf of all of us". In public, he has promoted fake conspiracy theories; in government, according to the New York Times , he pushed so much false information that subordinates had a name for it: "Flynn facts".


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