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Extra security, more cops at West Indian Day parade

And when a judge did so a year ago - ordering the city to release basic information about the civilian complaints previously filed against the officer in the Garner case - the de Blasio administration appealed. In addition to an increased police presence, 200 light towers will be installed. Police will be out in full force. Celebrants are expected to gather about 2 a.m.

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Trump not dreaming, seeks African American vote, solutions to crime

Donald Trump is hoping that his upcoming appearance at a predominantly black church in Detroit will help him make inroads with black voters. Only this time "The Donald" is coming in search of The Black Vote. Those policies laid the groundwork for the residential segregation that still haunts America. The fired up NAACP official continued to make his point pertaining to Trump's alleged motives and asked why Trump is not sitting down with Martin on NewsOne Now or Tamron Hall or Joy ...

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Princeton Review names University of Tennessee among 'best colleges'

Only about 15 percent of America's 2,500 four-year colleges are selected for the guide. Students rate their schools on a number of topics ranging from financial aid and best campus food to level of happiness and most handsome campus. "We also keep a wide representation of colleges in the book by region, size, selectivity and character". The university is a fixture of the top party schools list, and last claimed the No.

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Kerry Visits Bangladesh For Talks About Fighting Islamic Extremists

Mahmood Ali. The second S&CD Plenary will be led from the Indian side by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, Nirmala Sitharaman while the U.S. US Secretary of State visited Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi 32 at 11.30 am and paid respects to founding father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

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Ellis' first hit with Phillies helps slay Mets

The 43-year-old Colon (12-7) carried a two-hitter into the eighth and took over the team lead in wins as NY began a pivotal 10-game homestand by winning for the fifth time in its past six. NY has posted at least nine runs in three straight for the first time since June 2012 - and scored nine or more in successive home games for the first time since September 2008.

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Pennsylvania attorney general resigns a day after conviction

Castor Jr. speaks during a news conference in Harrisburg, Pa ., Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016. But in last week's trial, prosecutors presented testimony from Kane's former subordinates and associates to document her active involvement in plotting the illegal leak then trying to cover her tracks by framing a top aide.

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Marco Rubio wins Republican Sen. Nomination

Corrine Brown, one of the first black lawmakers elected to Congress from Florida since Reconstruction, lost her primary in a redrawn district and under indictment over allegedly using a charity as a slush fund. Despite the high stakes, this was not the race Rubio expected to be in. Marco Rubio was projected to win Florida's Republican US Senate primary today, setting up a highly anticipated re-election effort after pledging to exit politics when his presidential bid failed earlier this year.

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Cabinet approves new norms to push construction sector: Jaitley

Although direct beneficiaries of the move are construction giants like HCC, Gammon India, Gammon Infra and IVRCL (see graphic), the gains from improved liquidity in construction would be felt across infrastructure industries. The government has done its bit and the onus is now on the private sector to deliver. Over 85% of the claims raised against government bodies are still pending of which 11% is pending with the government agencies, 64% with arbitrators and 8.5% with courts.

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Tennessee police officer shot and killed while responding to domestic disturbance

Berrong said Stalans had been locked out of the house when his father had been warned that he returning to the home with a firearm. Moats, a 32-year-old father of three, was shot Thursday responding to a call on Alcoa Trail. Often times we take for granted that these men and women are sacrificing their lives to defend against the violence that is threatening the peaceful living in this great state.

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Louisiana's dove hunting season opens Saturday

Did I look to see if the field was baited? "I also enjoy trash talking my friends who can't shoot". There are also various special antlerless deer hunting days (in October and December), and a special one-day season for youth hunters and hunters with non-ambulatory disabilities in November.

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$1 million bond for third suspect in girl's slaying

Martens reportedly did not have a police record before participating in the homicide of her daughter, other than a traffic violation. Authorities found the girl's body in a bathtub in an apartment Wednesday. The girl's mother, 35-year-old Michelle Martens, her 31-year-old boyfriend, Fabian Gonzales, and his 31-year-old cousin, Jessica Kelley, are facing charges.

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City to host gathering in slain girl's honor

Sanchez suggested deaths like Victoria's could be prevented if state child welfare case workers made more home visits and New Mexico implemented a statewide pre-kindergarten program. The girl's mother, 35-year-old Michelle Martens, her 31-year-old boyfriend, Fabian Gonzales, and his 31-year-old cousin, Jessica Kelley, are facing charges.

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Hundreds more miles of Yellowstone River waterways shut down by authorities

Test results from samples sent to the USA and Wildlife Service Fish Health Center in Bozeman show the catalyst for this fish kill to be Proliferative Kidney Disease - one of the most serious diseases to impact whitefish and trout. Drop in water level and higher water temperature are making problem worse by creating a favorable environment for the spread of disease in fish population in the Yellowstone.

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Police cuff lawmaker as he tries to defuse Milwaukee tension

State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff, a Milwaukee Democrat, said he was forced to the ground, handcuffed and led to a police van by a handful of cops patrolling the protests in the Sherman Park neighborhood . Brostoff said he wants to talk to Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett and Police Chief Edward Flynn about the incident and that he planned to see a doctor Wednesday because his wrist was injured when he was taken to the ground.

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Los Angeles Airport evacuated because of a security incident

Besides traffic, travelers faced a massive backup in security lines because those who fled had to be rescreened through security. The false report at LAX spread via word-of-mouth as passengers and employees sprinted onto the airfield and into roadways near the central terminal area.

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FBI Warns About Elections Systems, Reveals Two States Were Hacked

Federal law enforcement officials said they uncovered evidence that foreign hackers penetrated Illinois' election database and pulled off a similar computer attack in Arizona. 15, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson held a conference call with state election officials, offering the Department of Homeland Security's assistance in protecting against cyber attacks.

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Korea Executes Vice Premier for 'Disrespect'

Kim Yong Chol was banished at a rural farm for about one month between mid-July and mid-August because of alleged high-handed attitudes and attempts to expand his United Front Department's authority too much, according to the South Korean official who spoke about Kim Yong Jin's execution.

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Ryan: EU's $14.5B tax ruling against Apple 'awful'

Ireland and Apple both said they disagreed with the record penalty and would appeal against it. House Speaker Paul RyanPaul RyanFreedom Caucus must join Paul Ryan in support of justice reform Five takeaways from the EU's blockbuster ruling against Apple Ryan: "EU's.5B tax ruling against Apple "awful" MORE (R-Wis.) on Tuesday ripped the European Union's "awful" determination that Apple should pay Ireland $14.5 billion in back taxes".

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Models Shift North with Tropical System

The Miami-based center says a hurricane hunter plane has determined that a tropical depression strengthened Wednesday into the named storm and Hermine now boasts top sustained winds of 40 miles per hour (65 kph). A tropical storm warning is in effect for much of the Outer Banks. Tornadoes are also a possibility near and to the south of the storm's path. The National Hurricane Center shifted the track for Hermine westward on Wednesday afternoon.

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Lawyers for 'affluenza' teen seek his release from jail

The details of the motion were confirmed Wednesday morning by a member of Couch's legal team. His case was transferred to the adult court system in April, when he turned 19. The 19-year-old Couch is serving almost two years in a North Texas jail for a 2013 drunken-driving wreck that killed four people. Couch was just 16 when he got behind the wheel of his father's F-150 truck with three times the legal limit for alcohol in his blood.

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Clinton attacks Trumps outreach to black voters in new ad

When Cooper noted that Bannon, Trump's new campaign chief executive, has used the term "alt-right", Trump professed ignorance. "This is the year that the people who have been betrayed by Democratic policies, including millions of African-American and Hispanic-American citizens, reject the politicians who have failed them and vote for change", he said .

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Smart: Chubb will play without restrictions

Hollins was penalized for a helmet-to-helmet hit while making a block in the second half of the Russell Athletic Bowl loss to Baylor. He also earned recognition from head coach Larry Fedora as the special teams captain early on in his career, and has carried that role since his freshman season.

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Marquette Law School poll: Clinton's lead on Trump shrinks to five percent

The most intuitive explanation for Clinton's declining popularity is that all the recent headlines about emails and foundation donors have affirmed voters' widespread suspicion that Clinton is "untrustworthy". Early August reports from The Washington Post that her campaign had shifted resources significantly into the state and into Georgia. Clinton couldn't get much less popular among Republicans - 88 percent of whom see her unfavorably.

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Foreign Hackers Broke Into State Election Systems

Furthermore, sources told Yahoo that "foreign hackers" penetrated the IL board of election site back in July and made off with the personal data of as many as 200,000 IL voters. The federal alert warns of possible future cyber intrusions by Russian hackers who have already gotten into the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton campaign systems.

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Hearing for Brothers Accused in Nykea Aldridge Murder Continued

Aldridge has a famous family member", Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie T. Johnson said. They've both been held without bail following a court appearance on Sunday. They will now appear before a judge on September 15. "We'd be glad to take that information and stop this violence". That's when he began filming. "The frustrating part is.

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False reports of shots fired at LAX prompt evacuation of some passengers

When the Los Angeles scare began, scores of people could be seen on social media and on TV news running from the terminal out on to the sidewalks and streets as police with rifles out stormed terminals. Many passengers however were "being screened by explosive detection K-9 units" before being allowed to enter the terminals for re-screening, she said, adding that reports "of an active shooter at LAX were unfounded".

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US to urge India for Kashmir talks with Pakistan

On Monday, Indian authorities lifted a curfew imposed in most parts of India-controlled Kashmir as part of a 52-day security lockdown. He said the sides had reached an understanding on financing to help India meet its ambitious renewable energy targets.

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Bill Clinton Eyes Exit From Charity That Has Shaped Legacy

Again, according to AP, in her first two years, Secretary Clinton met with a total of 154 individuals who did not work for the US or any foreign government - of whom 85 had made contributions to the foundation. The first disc, labeled by the Federal Bureau of Investigation as containing nonclassified emails not previously disclosed by Clinton, contains about 14,900 documents, she said.

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Swimmer Ryan Lochte Swaps Pool For The Dance Floor

Senate seat now occupied by Ted Cruz. Texas' longest-serving governor will be a contestant in the 23rd season of the dance competition show, which premieres September 12 on ABC . Rose is a talk show host on "The Amber Show", as well as an actress and model. In the wake of the incident, Lochte has been dropped by four sponsors including Ralph Lauren and Speedo - putting his public image at an all time low.

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Apple sued for defective touchscreens in iPhone 6 models

After that the phone will likely be available in stores and on Three within a matter of weeks, so you could have Apple's hot new handset in your possession before the end of September, or up to a week earlier. It is now nearly certain that we are going to see the next iPhone by the makers. Apple appears to be moving fast with this iPhone; according to Forbes , the next iPhone will go on sale Stateside on 16th September.

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2 charged in shooting of National Basketball Association star's cousin

The gang members, two brothers, Derren Sorrells , 22, and Darwin Sorrells Jr ., 26 - who belong to the Gangster Disciples, according to USA Today - were both on parole and were charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder on Sunday.

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California farmworkers on edge over historic overtime bill

Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez authored the bill to phase in overtime pay for farm workers. California lawmakers have approved legislation which would make California the first state to require farmworkers receive extra pay after eight hours of work.

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3 men in line for Brazilian presidency accused of corruption

The response of the lawmakers was tepid. She is also accused of delaying public payments in 2014 and 2015 in order to use the funds to support the government´s social program, in violation of the Fiscal Responsibility Law. The investigation has led to the jailing of senior businessmen and politicians, including in her Workers' Party. Watchdog groups estimate 60 percent of the 594 lawmakers in both chambers are being investigated for wrongdoing, many for corruption related to the Petrobras ...

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Tropical storm warning for Florida's Gulf coast

Heavy rainfall and tropical storm-force winds should stay contained to the Carolina coastline. The County of Hawaii sent residents an alert about the hurricane's dangers, including heavy rains that could lead to mudslides, as well as possibly damaging ocean swells.

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Cubs Game Notes For Wednesday @ San Diego

And after he was done with yet another quality start (his 15th), the bullpen took over to nail down the win. When Alex Dickerson and Christian Bethancourt opened the seventh with back-to-back singles, Lester departed in favor of right-handed reliever Justin Grimm .


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