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Virginia cases of Hepatitis-A now linked to Tropical Smoothie

Health officials advised that you stay home from work. The number of hepatitis A cases linked to Tropical Smoothie Cafe restaurants in Virginia climbed to 40 on Monday. Officials said any customers who visited that location between August 12-18 could benefit from a vaccine or immune globulin to prevent hepatitis. Individuals who have not been previously vaccinated for hepatitis A , nor had the disease in the past, are susceptible to infection.

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Stanford rape case bill goes to Gov. Brown

Turner has served three months for sexual assault. . That came via Santa Clara County records obtained by the Daily Mail after the story of Turner's conviction and lenient sentencing made worldwide headlines three months ago. Turner's early release is likely based on good behavior. Persky allowed Gunderson to delay his sentence in order to attend the University of Hawaii to play football, and Persky reduced his charge to a misdemeanor if Gunderson agreed to attend a year-long domestic ...

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Clinton aide Abedin leaves husband Weiner after sexting report

Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin is done playing the good wife to Anthony Weiner, announcing Monday she is leaving the serially sexting ex-congressman after he was accused of sending raunchy photos and messages to yet another woman. In one of the pictures, Weiner is in bed with his toddler son while he is texting the woman, according to the Post . Weiner resigned from Congress in 2011 after similar explicit messages came to light.

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo reels in big catch off LI's South Shore

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has always been fond of publicly posting photos of his latest catch from frequent weekend fishing jaunts off the coast of Long Island. The shark is not now listed as either "threatened" or "endangered" under the Endangered Species Act. Levine says NY under Cuomo has taken strides to conserve sharks.

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Reward Offered For Polygamous Church Leader Jeffs

He was released from jail on June 9, 2016 awaiting trial for his alleged involvement in a multi-million-dollar food stamp fraud case. Jeffs apparently used olive oil to slip off his Global Positioning System ankle monitor just days after a federal judge released him from custody June 9 over prosecutors' objections.

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Trump cleans up re-tweet on Clinton

Trump has focused lately on deporting people who are in the US illegally and who have committed crimes. Despite Trump's apparent gain, both candidates remain unpopular among a majority of voters: 58 percent say they have a negative view of Trump, and 57 percent have a negative view of Clinton.

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Jon Stewart gives heartfelt send-off to Larry Wilmore

During his final show on Thursday, Wilmore also addressed the "one thing we can all agree on: Ellen DeGeneres is a pure delight". The presents, coming from Wilmore's late-night cohorts and friends, were only part of the gifts he received that night.

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Memorial Today for Murdered Mississippi Nuns

She said the nuns were "the most precious two people" and were known for helping provide medicine for those who couldn't afford it. The church's priest, Rev. Sr. Margaret Held, 68, a member of the School Sisters of St. Francis in Milwaukee, and Sr. Father Greg Plata (PLATT-ah) of Greenwood, Mississippi, is sacramental minister at St.

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2 dead, 36 hurt after bus hits fire truck, more vehicles

Officials said the driver of a pickup truck lost control driving too fast for the road conditions. The Titan then crossed the left and right lanes and struck the right guardrail. Starr, who occupied the other rear seat, was pronounced dead on the scene. Other injuries including the Titan's two occupants, who suffered minor injuries in the original crash ranged from minor to moderate, Matey said.

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1 dead, 4 hurt in highway shootout; bullet holes cover SUV

Eight minutes later, state police responded to a shooting involving a vehicle in the northbound lanes of the Garden State Parkway, not far from the Wawa. The conditions of the victims in last week's shootings were not immediately known. A white SUV was with some of the shooting victims was found at the Delilah Road Wawa in Egg Harbor Township and auto involved in the incident was on the Garden State Parkway in the Egg Harbor Township area, said Trooper Alejandro Goez.

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Indianapolis hit by flooding as Kokomo cleans up

KOKOMO, Ind. (AP) - In a central In city where trees were sheared off at their stumps by one of several tornadoes In the region, residents began the hard work Thursday of cleaning up destroyed or damaged homes and businesses. At least two tornadoes struck cities in central in on Wednesday, tearing th. The Indianapolis mayor's office said in a statement that emergency crews helped more than 15 people from vehicles stuck in high water.

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Juan Gabriel: 5 things you should know about the late music legend

Gabriel was born Alberto Aguilera Valadez in the small town of Paracuaro, Michoacan, in 1950, the youngest of ten siblings. The 66-year-old music star died in Santa Monica, California, on Sunday morning, two days after a sold-out show and hours before he was set to perform a concert in El Paso, Texas.

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New Trump ad says he will create millions of jobs

Trump will give a "major speech" on immigration in Arizona on Wednesday, and he'll visit Detroit this weekend to reach out to black voters. The announcement came late Sunday in a tweet by the Republican presidential nominee after days of wavering - and at least one canceled speech - on a question central to his campaign: Whether he would, as he said in November, use a " deportation force " to eject the estimated 11 million people in the USA illegally.

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Los Angeles airport back to normal after panic-filled night

No actual shooting occurred there either. The panic in Los Angeles began around 9 p.m. Sunday (midnight ET) with reports of an active shooter in Terminal 8, the airport said. airport. Twelve of those flights were diverted to Ontario International Airport. The scare created a mess, with three terminals shut down, roads closed and flights held in the air and on the ground, but no one was hurt.

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Woman driving on rim sparks California wildfires

Rene Ilene Hogan, 44, has a suspended license and was driving under the influence of a controlled substance when she was unable to explain to police why she was driving a burning 2002 Kia Rio with a rear flat tire, the CHP said. Hogan's auto was torched by the flames. The evacuation orders have since been lifted. Power was restored around 6 p.m. 'So when it went by, it was a auto with the right rear wheel burning, not sparking, burning, ' she said.

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University of Wisconsin-Madison is top party school in US

The lists in this edition are entirely based on The Princeton Review's survey of 143,000 students (about 375 per campus on average) attending the colleges. "High-risk alcohol use on campus remains a pressing public health concern that negatively impacts campus safety and students' academic progress and well-being".

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Nykea Aldridge Death Comes Amid Spike in Chicago Shootings, Murders

Wade is now not in town but recently joined an ESPN round-table talking about the violence plaguing the city of Chicago. Though the fact remains that yet another inner-city child will now have to grow up without a parent because of senseless gun violence.

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Trump vows crackdown on illegal immigrants

There is no path to citizenship. She said the private Clinton Foundation's charitable programs would continue if she's elected, even as Trump and other critics argue they would present a conflict of interest. "I've never wanted to learn the language of the insiders and I've never been politically correct", he said recently. "More red meat to his alt-right troglodytes", Cheadle wrote on Twitter, referring to an ultra-conservative movement largely seen as white supremacist and anti-Semitic.

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Justin Bieber is back - on Instagram

When Justin responded and slammed the 24-year-old for "using him" for attention, she fired back with claims that he'd cheated on her "multiple times" while they were together. Justin Bieber proved over the weekend that his wild days are not behind him. 'These girls all go insane for him, but he's not settling down'. The singer and his model girlfriend - who turned 18 on Wednesday - were spotted at Van Nuys Airport, Los Angeles, in matching grey and white tracksuits boarding a private ...

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FLDS Trial: Judge Weighing Re-Release Of Defendants

Jeffs and Wayman were arrested after their Global Positioning System monitoring devices placed them at the same location, at a late-night meeting called by Warren Jeffs, the imprisoned church leader whom members of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints consider to be their prophet.

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Saban names 2 starting QBs ahead of season opener against USC

While Bateman and Hurts have separated themselves this year, Barnett hasn't been ruled out yet. But in the end his inexperience was too much to overcome. Ross Pierschbacher was practicing at center, but will start at right guard. Lester Cotton, a road grader at left guard, and Jonah Williams, a true freshman who took the right tackle spot nearly from day one , round out the first unit.

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URGENT - Trump to give immigration speech amid major questions

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at Joni's Roast and Ride at the Iowa State Fairgrounds, in Des Moines, Iowa, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. "There could certainly be a softening" in his immigration proposals, Trump told Fox News' Sean Hannity Tuesday night, "because we're not looking to hurt people".

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Gymnastics - Russia's Mustafina wins asymmetric bars title

Her seventh came in the uneven bars final. While the gold and silver medals in the men's RS:X sailing competition were decided before Sunday's medal race, there was far more suspense in the women's RS:X with the top six racers separated by six points.

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Simone Manuel wins silver in 50-meter freestyle

China is next on the Rio medal table at 13 golds. It just feels good to know that the hard work did pay off and I was able to fight through some of the times that I went through the last two years and get back to where I actually wanted to be.

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Troll-In-Chief: Trump's Absurd Explanation For Claiming Obama Founded ISIS

Hewitt: "You meant that he created the vacuum, he lost the peace". It will be interesting to see what happens when Russian Federation invades Estonia and Trump tries to stop them by telling them he was just being " sarcastic " about not defending them as a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally.

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Calling Obama, Clinton 'founder' of ISIS was sarcasm

Trump wants you to believe whatever strategic manipulation suits him at the moment - not your own ears. "I never expect to hear that from you again". "They don't trust Hillary Clinton ", said Attorney General Bill Schuette, a likely 2018 gubernatorial candidate who attended Trump's recent economic speech in Detroit.

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#IllWalkWithYou: People Offer to Accompany Muslims to Mosques in Wake of Shooting

Naima Akonjee, 28, one of the imam's seven children, said she rushed to her parents' home after the shooting. Mashuk Uddin says his brother came to the USA from Bangladesh five years ago. The Imam had apparently just left the mosque after prayers when he was shot and killed. A gunman shot and killed a NY imam and his assistant near their mosque in the borough of Queens during a brazen attack in broad daylight Saturday, August 13.

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At least 24 people injured on turbulent JetBlue flight

Passengers said there was particular concern over one flight attendant who was injured in the turbulence . "People were floating", said passenger Rhonda Lynam of Pebble Beach, California. JetBlue sent a replacement aircraft to Rapid City to take the remaining passengers to Sacramento, the airline said in a statement. All passengers were treated for minor injuries and released from the hospital around 3:30 a.m.

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Ten-year-old boy on Kansas City waterslide died of neck injury

The two women riding in the raft with Caleb suffered minor facial injuries. Police and a park spokeswoman declined to give additional details about the child's death, including whether the child met the ride's height requirement of 54 inches (1.37 meters) or whether the three riders and the raft met the weight requirement.

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Washington Monument closed again after elevator gets stuck

There were 62 visitors at the top of the Monument when the elevator failed Sunday morning, Litterst said. Because the elevator was closed, 73 visitors on the observation deck were evacuated via stairs. Park Police told WJZ in a phone interview. Sgt. Anna Rose has confirmed that, at this time, there are no injuries to report. Park Service said the elevator shut down because of computer problems in its control system.

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Pence: Trump was 'serious' about Obama and ISIS

The attempt at a clarification has raised numerous questions about the Republican nominee's ability to verbally communicate with the American public, all the while putting his surrogates in the undesirable position of having to explain remarks he might not actually mean.

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Police Release Sketch of Suspect in Slaying of Imam, Associate

Police have not determined a motive, and said there was no indication the men were targeted due to their faith. Imam Maulama Akonjee, 55, and his friend and assistant Thara Uddin, 64, were killed by shots to the head on Saturday afternoon at about 1.55pm in Ozone Park, police said.

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Milwaukee violence: Protests break out after officer fatally shoots man

A police officer was hit in the head by a brick, the witnesses said. "Our city is in turmoil tonight", said Alderman Ashanti Hamilton, president of the Milwaukee Common Council, said at a news conference as he appealed for calm. Some 100 protesters skirmished with officers hours after the shooting occurred near 44th and Auer at 3:30 p.m. The ensuing confrontation with police officers also saw protesters start fires at other businesses, including a bank branch, a beauty supply company ...

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Donald Trump backs off ISIS comments

Clinton followed Trump to MI this past week, making a stop in the Detroit area that was more tactically precise than the billionaire's speech to the city's well-heeled business leaders. "That is a middle class subsidy", Lenkowsky said. "Since the beginning of the George W. Bush administration, per capita, real economic growth has averaged about a half a point a year".

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Mike Pence Defends Donald Trump: 'Stay Tuned, It's Still Early'

It comes as no surprise the real estate magnate's most recent mix of eyebrow-raising words found themselves marking President Obama as the "founder" of the Islamic State terrorist organization, ISIS. "All I do is tell the truth". Trump had also been inching up to this specific outlandish ISIS claim for weeks. She adds she has "a lot of stamina and endurance which is necessary in the kind of campaign that I'm engaged in".


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