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Nevada man dead after fight over Walmart parking space on Thanksgiving

McManus says the assailant drew a handgun and fired at the man, killing him and critically wounding a female bystander. A woman who was further down in the parking lot was also hit by the gunfire and taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.

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Police identify man dead in New Orleans shooting

Harrison said none of the victims was an intended target when two other men began arguing and shooting. One man died at a hospital. The shooting happened despite heightened security measures, Harrison said, including a large police presence and additional lighting along Bourbon Street.

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Man charged in murder of 8-year-old girl in Olney, Ill

Illinois State Police have arrested a suspect in connection to the death of an 8-year-old girl found behind a building in Olney, Illinois. The body of Sabrina Stauffenberg was found on the south side of Olney on Wednesday, police said. She was waiting on the porch of her home for a bus to take her to a church service when she disappeared. Her body was found near a vinegar plant in Olney.

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Robinson, Virginia Tech cruises to 92-72 win over New Mexico

The lead was indeed insurmountable, thanks to a suffocating Virginia Tech defense. He picked up 114 yards in the first half, while Virginia had 94 yards. Dabo Swinney has heard the criticism that has surrounded his team much of the season, but the Clemson coach isn't anxious. While the Hokies defeated North Carolina on October 8, they lost to Tennessee on September 10.

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Trump team publicly debates adding Romney

At the Republican convention in July , Romney attempted to induce voters to cast their primary ballot for whichever Republican could beat Trump. The former House speaker also brought up Romney's opposition to Mr. "Receiving deluge of social media & private comms re: Romney", Conway tweeted Thursday morning, linking to a story titled, "Some Trump loyalists warn against Romney as sec of state".

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US Army Corps of Engineers to Close Dakota Pipeline Protesters' Camp

Woodley was arrested in October as she took part in protests against the pipeline building set to run through the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation and under the Missouri River. Kirchmeier, like many other of the state's elected officials, blame the Obama administration for not stepping in. The Army Corps sent a letter to the chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe on Friday, saying all lands north of the Cannonball River would be closed on December 5.

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Besty DeVos, Billionaire Christian Philanthropist, To Head Education For Donald Trump

Trump is spending Thanksgiving with his family at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida. Trump announced Wednesday he will nominate Betsy DeVos as secretary of the U.S. She is also a former finance chairwoman of the Republican National Committee. Has God called you to be a leader? "I am not a supporter-period", she wrote.

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In Tweet Flurry, President-Elect Donald Trump Calls Election Recount Efforts 'Sad'

Mark Elias, a general counsel with USA presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's campaign, said Saturday they planned to join the Green Party motion to recount votes. In the preliminary tallies, Mr. Trump has a lead of more than 100,000 votes in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and MI combined. President-elect Donald Trump must be one of the first candidates in history to question the legitimacy of an election he won.

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Trump says 'millions' voted illegally, decries recount

Trump's comments drew sharp rebukes from critics, most of whom concede that although there's no evidence of widespread tampering with voting machines in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania, there's also no harm in auditing the results. "I would have won even more easily and convincingly (but smaller states are forgotten)!" he wrote. The move to conduct recounts back in the U.S. In several battleground states.

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Donald Trump: "Millions" voted illegally in election

The goal of the recount would be to make sure that Donald Trump really beat Clinton - and the campaign could raise Stein's profile among frustrated liberals looking for a champion. "No one expects (there) to be profound change". While Clinton campaign counsel Mark Erik Elias said in a post on Medium Saturday that the campaign had been quietly looking at the election results to see if there was any outside interference, "we had not uncovered any actionable evidence of hacking or outside ...

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Trump, Obama have been 'talking regularly'

One phone exchange lasted "about 40 to 45 minutes", she said . Last week, Fox News' Sean Hannity spoke out against those exercising their constitutional right to protest Donald Trump's impending presidency, telling them to "grow up" and that they need to "get over themselves".

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Badgers volleyball lands 3 seed in NCAA Tournament

Not only were the Longhorns seeded above the Jayhawks, but the two teams were placed in the same region, meaning if KU is to advance to the Final Four it will potentially have to go through Austin, a place the team hasn't won at since November 8, 2003.

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Trump Wins Michigan With 10704 Votes

Del. Mark Cole pre-filed a bill November 3 to revamp a long-standing process that awards all 13 Electoral College votes to Virginia's popular vote winner-who this year was Democrat Hillary Clinton. Constitution Party vice presidential candidate Scott N. Bradley explains why the Electoral College is important, and electing a president by the popular vote is a bad idea.

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Oil prices rise slightly as doubts persist over OPEC's surplus curb plan

OPEC's own estimates of supply and demand also show that the Algiers agreement would barely drain a record oil surplus next year without the cooperation of non-members such as Russian Federation, the world's largest energy exporter. Asked whether that included Iran and Iraq, he replied: "Everybody". In a scenario where OPEC members agree to material cuts, the analysts said crude oil prices would rise toward US$60 per barrel, from US$48.12 per barrel midday Wednesday.

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If Electoral College Abandons Trump, May Go Against Rule of Law

Sen. Bernard Sanders on Sunday dismissed the presidential vote recount in Wisconsin, saying "nobody cares" about it and that it's unlikely to affect the outcome of the election in any way. In the non-swing states, though, Clinton is ahead of Trump 48.9%-to-45.6%. Millions of ballots come in at the last second, or, in states that allow it, several days after the election with the proper postmarks.

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New Orleans Shooting: At Least 1 Dead, Several Injured In French Quarter

Ten people were shot at about 2:45 a.m.in the 700 block of Bourbon St. Trung Le was sentenced earlier this year to a life in prison in that case for the killing of Brittany Thomas. Harrison said the shooting victims whose ages ranged from 20 to 37 included two females and eight males. The second arrest was an unrelated individual found to be in illegal possession of a handgun at the scene.

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No. 5 Baylor rolls past No. 18 DePaul, 104-72

Baylor's Beatrice Mompremier, a Miami native, was also named to the All-Tournament team with Wallace following her 14 points and 14 rebounds in the championship game . "Today I focused on being aggressive, getting to the rim, and drawing some fouls to help the team". DePaul continued to fight, going on a 9-0 run with four minutes to play, however, the Blue Demons couldn't fly past the tough Lady Bears.

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Sherri Papini's Family Begins Healing After her Release

Papini was taken to a hospital to receive treatment for non-life threatening injuries. Authorities were looking for two armed women they believe abducted Sherri Papini, 34, on November 2, Shasta County Sheriff Tom Bosenko said in an interview on "Good Morning America".

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Indian American Nikki Haley is Trump's UN Ambassador

President-elect Donald Trump has selected a charter school advocate and GOP donor from MI to be education secretary. Mr Trump called her "weak" on illegal immigration. If confirmed by the Senate, Haley would replace Samantha Power, who has represented the USA in the role since 2013. Last December, she asked that no Syrian refugees be relocated to SC because of "gaps in available intelligence" on those fleeing the civil war.

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Penn State on the verge of Big Ten title game

They include the last players to be recruited by Joe Paterno's staff, like fifth-year senior center Brian Gaia, defensive end Evan Schwan, safety Malik Golden and guards Derek Dowrey and Wendy Laurent. However, the Wolverines persevered and held on for the win to move to 10-1 and maintain control of their own destiny in the Big Ten East. The Spartans couldn't get into opposing territory and were forced to punt.

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Ohio Democrats want Steve Bannon fired as Donald Trump's White House adviser

I have never ever one time experienced that". Sen. Bernie Sanders condemned Trump's choice of Bannon as a White House strategist in an interview with NPR . "But, he has chosen someone as his chief strategist who created a 'cesspool for white supremacists, ' in the words of one of his former associates at Breitbart", Cohen said.

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Bus Contractor Gives Emotional Apology For Chattanooga Crash

In total, 35 children , from kindergarten up to fifth grade, were on the bus at the time of the accident. The Chattanooga Police department will not be releasing victim names due to the fact that they all are juveniles. She spoke warmly of a little girl who loved running on the beach, dancing and playing many sports. "We were stunned and saddened to hear the news of the young lives lost in the school bus crash in Chattanooga earlier this week", said Titans' controlling owner Amy ...

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Trump taps DC insider for White House counsel

McGahn served as general counsel for President-elect Trump's campaign and now on transition and will continue providing expert advice and counsel in the Trump-Pence Administration. South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley , a strong critic of Mr Trump on during the campaign, was nominated as USA ambassador to the United Nations, becoming is the first non-white female appointed to the new top team.

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Trump Will Stop TPP Deal by KayDee Gilkey, click here for bio

The president-elect made withdrawing from the TPP a central part of his election campaign. Announcing the plan to pull out of the TPP, he said that the USA would "negotiate fair, bilateral trade deals that bring jobs and industry back onto American shores".

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What every parent needs to know about Trump's choice for Education secretary

She is chairman of the technology and clean energy Windquest Group which she founded with her husband in 1989. Trump calls DeVos " a brilliant and passionate education advocate ". But some Trump backers are not convinced. At least one conservative education group has already criticized the MI native ahead of her nomination over Common Core.

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California inmates at large after rappelling out of jail, 2 others apprehended

This photo provided by the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office shows Laron Campbell. Two men were quickly back in cuffs - but the other two men are on the lam. Glennon warned the public off approaching the men if they see them, but is asking people in the area to remain vigilant. "I want to remind the community that these are risky people", she said.

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Ireland captain Rory Best is frustrated after defeat to New Zealand

If you were a betting man the All Blacks are sure thing but stranger things have happened...like two weeks ago when Ireland beat New Zealand for the first time in 111 years! "It's a bit better than the 13 to one we were in Chicago".

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California jogger found abandoned by the road after three weeks held hostage

Her husband, Keith Papini, said he'd gotten a text from his wife at 10:37 a.m. before she disappeared, asking whether he was coming home for lunch. The mother of two was last seen wearing a pink top and jogging alone on Sunrise Drive in Redding, California, according to a poster that was distributed in the search effort.

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Infant tossed from wreck in Texarkana found in drainage grate unharmed

Police say the little girl was not properly secured in her vehicle seat, and the auto seat wasn't properly installed, but no citation was issued. Apparently, Josh says she was just sitting there in the drain, looking up nearly as if she was patiently waiting to be rescued.

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Sheriff on protests: 'My job is to enforce law'

For more than two months, the Army Corps of Engineers' word has been one of the few things keeping Oceti Sakowin camp protected from a law enforcement crackdown. Archambault said he did not see the letter as a forced eviction and the tribe would continue to exercise its First Amendment rights to free speech.

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New Orleans Police say shooting leaves 1 dead, 9 injured

The shooting happened around 1:38 a.m.at the intersection of Bourbon St. and Iberville St. Eight of the victims are males, including the deceased victim, and two victims are females. Both men were carrying firearms, however it is unclear is one of the arrests is related to the shooting. Another man was also arrested at the scene for illegal possession of a firearm.

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Trump disavows alt-right, says adviser Bannon is not racist

Having "one of their own" ensconced in the upper echelons of the new administration can only exacerbate this dire situation for our nation. "When they're blind to who we are and what we're doing", Bannon told THR in an interview at Trump Tower in NY.

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Online sales surge on Black Friday, with Amazon topping discounts

San Francisco, Nov 27 A digital marketing research group has recorded online sales at a record high of $3.34 billion during the Black Friday shopping spree in the United States. "But Cyber Monday may not have as much gas left in the tank". Not only are more shoppers choosing to do their buying online, they are using smartphones and other mobile devices to do it.

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With playoff spots at stake, Ohio St beats MI in 2OT

The Buckeyes eschewed a tying field goal attempt and Barrett barely picked up the first down that was confirmed by review. MI head coach Jim Harbaugh was heavily criticized of the officiating . Although Ohio State's offense struggled throughout the game , especially in the first half, before they made halftime adjustments, Barrett and H-back Curtis Samuel were able to lead the Buckeyes to their second offensive touchdown of the game .

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Trump calls it 'sad' that Clinton joining recount effort

It says this is enough to fund the recounts in Wisconsin and Pennsylvania. So far there has not been any verifiable evidence or proof of tampering or hacking. Marc Elias, the Clinton campaign counsel, said the campaign would take part in the recount in Wisconsin as well as in the other battleground states of Pennsylvania and MI if recounts were mounted there.


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