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Eagles defensive line proves too much for Indianapolis Colts

Inside linebacker Sio Moore is out with a hamstring injury and outside linebacker Robert Mathis has not been on the field for either of the Colts' first two games after "tweaking" a knee during training camp. "The kid is a tough kid". 4 - Antonio Morrison looked good again. How the Colts will replace Mewhort is unclear. Third-year player Jonotthan Harrison is a candidate to start at guard until Mewhort returns.

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Yep, Ryan Lochte's gonna be on DWTS

Derek Hough will also return to the dancefloor to put Henner through her paces, while DWTS favourite Maksim Chmerkovskiy will team up with model and TV personality Rose. "Brady Bunch" star Maureen McCormick? What better way to celebrate the most freaky political year in history? Terra Jole and Sasha Farber: Of " Little Women: LA ", "Little Women: NY", "Little Women: Atlanta" and "Little Women: Terra's Little Family ".

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'Willy Wonka' And 'Young Frankenstein' Actor Gene Wilder Dies at 83

Millions knew Wilder for his collaborations with Brooks on The Producers , Blazing Saddles and Young Frankenstein . He was himself treated for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in 1999. He won the Clarence Derwent Award, given to promising newcomers, for the Broadway work in Graham Greene's comedy " The Complaisant Lover ". Born as Jerome Silberman in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in 1933, he chose Gene Wilder as his professional name at the age of 26, out of admiration for the character Eugene Gant in ...

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Turkey detains more journalists in coup round-up

Months ago, Turkey warned that the Euphrates was a red-line it would not allow Syrian Kurdish fighters to cross. Turkey was also accused of targeting Kurdish civilians in air strikes, claims which it denied. France is part of the coalition. The fighting comes when the US and Russian Federation say they're working toward an end to Syria's more than five years of civil war.

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Hillary Clinton hits Donald Trump by recalling her father's business

Trump has also announced his first ever event in a predominately black community, at a church in Detroit Saturday. Pastor Mark Burns, an African-American preacher who stumps for Trump, on Monday tweeted a cartoon of Hillary Clinton in blackface - a backfired attempt to mock her appeals to minority voters.

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Office of convicted Pennsylvania AG to outline future plans

After hearing days of dramatic testimony, a 12-person jury in Pennsylvania's Montgomery County agreed with prosecutors, finding Kane guilty Monday of two counts of felony perjury , as well as obstruction, false swearing and other misdemeanor charges.

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2 high-ranking Chicago police leaders leaving the force

Chicago's police superintendent recommended that seven police officers be fired for the filing of false reports after the shooting death of LaQuan McDonald in 2014. As the information regarding the report continues to unfold, we'll see if Chicago will be the next city on the DOJ's list of police departments exposed for routinely violating civil rights and abusing use of force.

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Trump campaign plans major ad buy after weeks of being outspent

For months, the favorability ratings for the two presidential candidates have been making headlines. Republican nominee Donald Trump, like a middle-schooler crying "I know what you are, but what am I", retorted, without evidence or argumentation, that Ms.

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Seattle releases veteran Browner among 6 roster moves

Lewis started nine games for Seattle previous year and was largely credited for stabilizing an offensive line that was shaky early in the season. He was the one jamming Jermaine Kearse at the line, freeing up Malcolm Butler to make the game-saving interception at the goal line.

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Ex-aide poised to replace convicted Pennsylvania prosecutor

But state Sen. Judy Schwank, D-Berks, took to the Senate floor to urge Beemer to deal directly with the "misogynistic, homophobic, bigoted and pornographic emails" and ensure that such a culture can not exist again in the office. She resigned August 17, two days after her conviction, and faces prison time. She promoted Beemer to the top lieutenant's job, but he later clashed publicly with her and provided testimony that helped prosecutors to convict her.

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'Gunshots going like crazy' in Pulse nightclub, 911 caller says

Keeping the man on the line, the dispatcher presses for information, asking the man to text his girlfriend to find out which bathroom she is in. Mateen, who died in a shootout with police hours later, also wounded 53 people, as the club was crowded with revelers.

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Brothers Charged in Shooting of Innocent Bystander, NBA Star's Cousin

Aldridge was killed Friday afternoon when she was caught in the crossfire of a shooting while pushing her infant child in a stroller near Dulles School of Excellence on the city's south side, police said. Gun violence is widespread in Chicago , and it appears to be growing. So far this month, 70 people have been killed by gun violence in Chicago with 435 gun-related homicides this year.

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Heroin overdoses this week top 60 in Cincinnati

On Wednesday alone, authorities reported a deadly spike in heroin overdoses with 32 reports of overdoses and one death, according to CNN affiliate WCPO in Cincinnati . "This isn't an issue that, as state departments and agencies, we're going to be able to solve unilaterally", Hurst said. It's unclear if one dealer or batch is responsible for the multistate outbreak.

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Maine governor takes blame for tirade

Speaking on WVOM-FM radio, LePage said Tuesday that his tirade was "unacceptable and totally my fault". LePage canceled a town hall Tuesday in Westbrook , the hometown of that state legislator, Drew Gattine, and is meeting with Republican legislators Tuesday night, fueling speculation that a resignation could come soon.

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Father, 8-year-old daughter shot in Miami drive-by

Police late Sunday wouldn't comment on her condition. Both were transported to Ryder Trauma Center, where the child died and the father remains in critical condition. Police said the victim was hanging out in the area when a vehicle carrying several people stopped in front of him. "Unspeakable carnage must end", Carvalho tweeted.

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National Democratic groups delaying ads in Ohio Senate race

A spokesman for the Strickland campaign countered that the DSCC hasn't reduced its total spending in the OH race, it had just shifted money toward the the coordinated spending effort. Party committees sometimes take pauses to see whether their candidate can gain more traction and thus make another investment in the race worthwhile.

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Democrats believe Russian Federation wants to forge US November elections

The letter was signed by Elijah E. Cummings (Committee on Oversight and Government Reform), John Conyers, Jr. Serious questions have been raised about overt and covert actions by Trump campaign officials on behalf of Russian interests. Reid wrote that he had recently been made aware of video evidence of "individual with long ties to Donald Trump and his top aides claiming to be in communication with Wikileaks ".

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Tropical trouble: Storms head for Florida, North Carolina, Hawaii

That means a Hurricane Watch and Tropical Storm Warning are in effect for the Big Island, and a Tropical Storm Watch for the islands of Maui Molokai and Lanai. A turn toward the north-northeast is expected on Wednesday. "There's a high risk for rip currents all up and down Georgia and SC", said meteorologist Steve Rowley, National Weather Service, Charleston.

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Depression expected to near North Carolina coast

The tropical depressions could become tropical storms within the next day or two. A tropical storm warning is in effect for much of the Outer Banks. As the forecast path from the National Hurricane Center shows, this system will track to near the Outer Banks of North Carolina by Tuesday. The depression is centered about 95 miles south-southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, and is moving northwest near 6 mph.

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Auburn suspends DB Roberts after arrest

According the arrest report obtained by the Montgomery Advertiser, Roberts was arrested by Auburn city police on the corner of Harmon Drive and East Veterans Boulevard at 9:53 p.m. Roberts appeared in 13 games in 2015, starting the last four games of the season. The coach doesn't want players to have handguns - licensed or unlicensed - but it isn't clear if a player would be punished for legally owning a handgun.

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Virginia Tech police investigating emailed threats

Virginia Tech tweeted out a update on the situation late Monday afternoon. Authorities have not locked down campus and the university remains open. William and Mary Police are in contact with the Virginia Tech police department, who is investigating the e-mails.

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Dwyana Wade's family mourns cousin as 2 brothers charged with murder

Others point to a loss of trust between police and the community, a long-standing problem that grew worse after Chicago police released a squad-car video in November that showed a white police officer fatally shooting a black teenager 16 times.

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Gawker website to shut down after bankruptcy, sale following Hulk Hogan lawsuit

In 2007, Gawker .com published an article where they say that Thiel was gay. New York August 19The news site Gawker .com will shut down next week, just days after its parent company was purchased by Univision . Hogan's lawsuit was financed by Silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel, himself a target of Gawker's coverage. After the case ended with a decision in Hogan's favor, Gawker Media claimed between $50 million and $100 million in assets, and between $100 million and ...

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5 states, including Ky., file another suit over Obama transgender rules

Earlier that month, the federal Department of Justice sent a letter to schools across the country telling them they must "immediately allow students to use the bathrooms, locker rooms and showers of the student's choosing, or risk losing Title IX-linked funding".

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Christie nixes bill to raise New Jersey minimum wage to $15

The Democratic-controlled state legislature passed the measure in June, and intends to pass a constitutional amendment that would raise the minimum wage without needing gubernatorial approval. "People that work at McDonald's want $15 an hour to sling burgers?" "Instead, he has made a decision to allow employers to continue paying 975,000 New Jerseyans so little that they can't survive on their wages alone in this high-cost state".

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Obama cuts short the sentences of 111 federal inmates

Three of the 111 sentences commuted Tuesday are from Ohio. Obama commuted his sentence to expire on December 28 of this year. He's now commuted the sentences of 673 inmates. "Only the passage of legislation can achieve the broader reforms needed to ensure our federal sentencing system operates more fairly and effectively in the service of public safety", he said.

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Brock Turner judge recuses himself in child porn case

Stanford law professor Michele Landis Dauber, a leader of the recall campaign against the judge who handled Turner's case, went so far as to argue it "makes students less safe by incentivizing pre-gaming and heavy drinking in private rooms" rather than drinking socially at an event on campus.

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East Longmeadow man, 64, charged in CT stabbing

Wallingford Police arrested Edward Hoffman Jr., of East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, as a fugitive from justice on Thursday, Aug. 25 with the assistance of the East Longmeadow Police Department, according to Lt. At some point during the early morning of July 2 after the friend had gone to bed, he was awakened by Hoffman trying to stab him. The victim was also stabbed in the abdomen and legs, police said.

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Formal charges filed against 5 Notre Dame players

The incident started just after 10 p.m. August 19 along US 31, after an Indiana State Police trooper stopped the 2007 Ford Focus for having an improper taillight and going 73 miles per hour in a 60-mph zone. He also said the four players arrested on the marijuana charges will be subject to random drug testing. Police say they found two bags of marijuana. Judge Wayne E.

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Maine governor says may not finish term amid racism flap

I'm not saying that I am going to finish it", LePage told the radio station. "We have to move Maine forward, whether it's me or somebody else". The governor has a long tradition of making controversial statements, which he himself has acknowledged as "outrageous comments".

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15 more cases of locally transmitted Zika infection confirmed in Singapore: MOH

As per reports , 36 of the infected people have recovered fully, while the remaining are still infectious. Four Singaporean men had developed symptoms of the virus in the past week and were hospitalized on Saturday. Health authorities warned earlier this year that Singapore could see a record 30,000 cases of dengue fever this year. "If Zika didn't cause birth defects, it would be much lower on the radar in the USA", she said.

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Charges: Teen dies after being robbed of drugs, dragged by pickup truck

Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty said they received a report of an unconscious male lying in the roadway in the 500 block of 1st Street North in Montrose at 2:28 a.m. Deputies treated Harvey at the scene. Hanging on to the side of the truck, Harvey, 18, was dragged down First Street and left for dead just a short walk from his own Montrose, Minn.

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China charges United States woman with espionage

A United Nations panel ruled in June that China violated internal human rights standards by detaining Phan-Gillis when she had not appeared before judicial authorities or provided legal assistance. The indictment and filing of formal charges against Phan-Gillis is potentially the latest salvo in an ongoing battle between the US and China. News of the charges against Phan-Gillis comes just ahead of a visit to China by U.S.

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Widow of slain Malheur occupier Robert 'LaVoy' Finicum plans to sue

California-based attorney Brian Claypool, who is now co-counsel for Ryan Bundy, who was riding in Finicum's truck during the deadly encounter and shot in the arm, confirmed in a statement he would also be representing Finicum's widow, Jeanette, and 12 children.

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Chlorine leak at West Virginia chemical plant investigated

AXLL says a rail tanker auto loaded with liquid chlorine developed the leak on Saturday morning inside its Natrium chemical facility near Proctor, W. Va.; the company says the rail vehicle is no longer leaking. Officials said tests later determined that the air quality in the area was safe. One Axiall employee and a contract worker were transported to nearby hospitals for treatment.


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