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Clinton favorability slides to equal Trump

Trump has lobbed at Hispanic Americans. Hillary Clinton plans to stress her support for American exceptionalism during a speech in the battleground state of OH, while arguing that Donald Trump has rejected the concept. You do it by putting in the slow, hard work of building relationships. Clinton has yet to visit the Badger State since accepting the nomination. 'Dropping in on our neighbors for a few hours and then flying home again, ' Clinton noted, wouldn't make up for 'a year of ...

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Polls: Clinton's lead narrows in Wisconsin

Clinton was in town last month addressing the 107th NAACP National Convention. "It's not looking good for either one of them, but you have to put someone in there", said 79-year-old Bernice Youshock, an Olyphant resident who was leaning toward Mrs.

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Rubio, McCain turn toward general after primary wins

Elsewhere in the state, Rep. Corrine Brown, D-Fla., facing a 22-count federal corruption indictment as well as a redrawn district, became the fifth House incumbent to lose a primary this cycle. But both now face well-financed Democratic opponents who are determined to yoke them to their party's unpopular standard-bearer. When the Florida contest was all said and done, Wasserman Shultz was elated ...

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Thousands jam Lake Tahoe arena for Obama speech at summit

The Nevada Democrat who is retiring this year also persuaded former President Bill Clinton to host the first Tahoe Summit in 1997. "As I was flying over the lake I was thinking about Fredo", he said, to laughter. "When we protect our lands, it helps us protect the climate of the future", Obama said, joined by Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid of Nevada, California Gov.

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Searchers respond to midair aircraft collision in Alaska, all 5 passengers dead

Wednesday. Lt Col Candis Olmstead, a spokeswoman for the Alaska National Guard, told the newspaper that the aircraft involved were a Hageland Aviation Cessna 208 Caravan with three passengers and a Renfro's Alaska Adventure Piper PA-18 Super Cub with two passengers.

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Brothers charged for fatal shooting of Dwyane Wade's cousin

Nykea Aldridge, 32, was walking Friday afternoon in Chicago's Parkway Gardens neighborhood to register her older children for school. Derren Sorrells lives in the 6000 block of South Indiana, and Darwin Sorrells Jr ., who was also charged with one misdemeanor count of criminal trespass, lives in the 7500 block of South Wentworth, police said.

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Donald Trump looks for black voters

Clinton as well", Jackson said . Jackson said that he will be presenting questions to Trump that are "relevant to our community, especially when it comes to economic opportunity, to jobs, and also when you look at numerous African Americans who have shot by police".

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Cops: Man out on bond for beating wife has now kidnapped her

She had also been locked in a closet, police said. Riggle told police she recognized the revolver as belonging to her ex-husband. State police and South Strabane officers surrounded the barn near where a auto owned by the woman and her husband had been found.

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McCain, Rubio, Wasserman Schultz wins show power of incumbency

Senate for the next two years. Patrick Murphy emerged as the victor of the Democratic U.S. Senate Primary, besting fellow Congressman Alan Grayson who has been dogged by domestic violence allegations from his ex-wife. However, polls have also shown that many Florida voters have not yet formed an opinion of Murphy, giving the challenger room to close the race in the remaining nine weeks of the campaign.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation to soon release documents related to Clinton email probe

Some or all of the emails may be duplicates of emails previously handed over to the State Department by Clinton, government lawyers said. Trump spokesman Jason Miller asked in a statement Thursday morning. Last month, FBI Director James Comey recommended against charges for Clinton for her use of a private email server while she was secretary of state, but he did describe her behavior as "extremely careless" with classified material.

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Turkey keen to 'cleanse' border strip of Daesh

While Mr Erdogan played the Turkish nationalist card, it emerged that PKK commanders based in northern Iraq had used the ceasefire to train militia for a new style of urban warfare which enveloped south-east Turkey and eclipsed the HDP, handing the initiative to the gunmen.

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Gaston 'Not A Threat To Bermuda At This Time'

The speed of the winds dropped down below tropical storm force later in the day. The low is forecast to continue on a W-NW track this weekend, and there is a chance it could get into the Straits of Florida and the Gulf of Mexico as a tropical wave .

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Clinton Pitches Her Foreign Policy To American Legion

Her lead over Trump nationally is larger, more than 5 percentage points , and she is dominating in swing states such as Pennsylvania, Michigan and New Hampshire. At the American Legion's annual convention in Cincinnati , the Democratic presidential nominee called the United States an " exceptional nation ", and accused Republican rival Donald Trump of thinking that approach is "insulting to the rest of the world".

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Donald Trump Narrows Hillary Clinton's Lead in New National Poll

In their latest poll , 56 percent of Americans view Clinton unfavorably, up 6 percentage points in three weeks. In some polls , Clinton leads Trump by 10 percentage points immediately after two back-to-back conventions. "It seems like a significant number of voters are backing a presidential candidate about whom they can not say anything positive". She routinely compromised classified information on her private e-mail servers, and it appears she traded access to the State Department ...

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10000th Syrian refugee arrives in the U.S

Rice said the number represented a "six-fold increase from the prior year", and called it "a meaningful step that we hope to build upon". The White House had pledged to admit at least 10,000 displaced Syrians during the current fiscal year, which wraps up at the end of September.

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McCain, Rubio win Republican nod in U.S. Senate races

Rep Alan Grayson , who was counting on his party's most faithful liberal voters to overcome Murphy's money and establishment support. Rubio , 45, was a rising Republican star whose presidential bid fizzled in March when Trump, a brash billionaire real estate mogul, thrashed him in the Florida primary.

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Judge orders release of 15000 fresh Hillary Clinton emails

Secretary of State from 2009-13. Hillary Clinton spent Saturday morning with officials from the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, who briefed her on major threats facing the United States around the world. District Judge James Boasberg of Washington , D.C., on a plan for the release of the emails in installments between September 30 and October 31. "I have been asked many, many questions in the past year about emails and what I have learned is that when I try to explain ...

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Clinton Foundation won't accept foreign money if Hillary wins

The Clinton Foundation will remain open for business even if Hillary Clinton is elected president, husband Bill Clinton told foundation members Thursday. "After all, if everything was above board while Hillary Clinton ran the State Department as the Clintons have said, then why change a thing?" Since Hillary's been fighting the same untrustworthy battle for months now, she tried to get on top of the situation by assuring people the foundation's donors wouldn't have any ties to foreign ...

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Singer Chris Brown bailed out of jail

The robbery-homicide division took over the investigation and Brown emerged from his home after police served him with a warrant. Police say officers first responded to Brown's Los Angeles home around 3 a.m. "You can't make this shit up", he says in the caption. Chris Brown just can't help himself, as he finds himself in trouble again. In 2009, Brown pleaded guilty to felony assault involving his girlfriend at the time , singer Rihanna .

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Colin Kaepernick branded a 'traitor' by National Football League executives over anthem protest

Freeman also wrote that he heard Kaepernick would "dedicate his life to one of social activism" if his stance results in the end of his National Football League career. I challenge you to ask yourself how you would feel if LeBron James or Michael Jordan made these same stances and refused to stand for the anthem.

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Old Bridge's Laurie Hernandez, Ryan Lochte on next 'Dancing With The Stars'

Others on the competition show when it resumes September 12 include reality star Amber Rose; rapper-turned-DIY Channel star Vanilla Ice - a.k.a. Robert Van Winkle; former National Football League wide receiver Calvin Johnson Jr .; Disney Channel alum Jake T.

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82-year-old goes 'Back to School' with his college freshman granddaughter

Mr Neira is taking his last classes to obtain his associate's degree in economics, while his granddaughter is studying liberal arts. However her granddad says he is not trying to be a role model for his granddaughter or other young people, Salazar said.

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NFL to announce Thursday that 2017 draft headed to Philly

What was presumed months ago will become official Thursday, when Philadelphia is rewarded next year's National Football League draft. The league was set on putting the 2017 NFL Draft in Philadelphia, but mayor Jim Kenney was tired on committing to a $5-million dollar budget for the event, per philly.com.

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Hill Fire on Nacimiento Lake Drive

No structures are threatened, and crews have stopped forward progress on the fire. "The fact that we had all those resources still we were able to assist those fighting that particular fire with out resources", says Scott Mclean, Public Information Officer with Cal Fire.

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Supreme Court Blocks Stricter Voting Rules in North Carolina

The challenged provisions "target African Americans with nearly surgical precision", said the 4th Circuit ruling, which also struck down provisions eliminating same-day registration during the early voting period and the counting of Election Day ballots cast by a person outside of their home precinct.

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Maine governor: I don't have 'mental issues'

LePage has faced a wave of criticism after calling state lawmaker Drew Gattine a "son-of-a-bitch, socialist cocksucker" in a vulgar voicemail, then telling reporters he wished he could shoot Gattine in a duel. LePage said he's had "long chats" with Christie and Florida GOP Gov. Rick Scott. LePage has said repeatedly blacks and Hispanics are responsible for fueling Maine's heroin epidemic.

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Trump campaign manager: If women were stronger, rape wouldn't exist

First of all, women are not the only survivors of rape, and men are not the only attackers. Sexual assault is a serious issue in the military, and Conway is far from alone in believing that the military would risk compromising its standards if all positions opened to women.

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State Election Systems Hacked, FBI Says

The system came back online on July 7 with new security features. According to Illinois State Board of Election officials, the hack in Illinois started in July and may have compromised the last four digits of Social Security numbers, names, birthdays, addresses and drivers' license numbers of almost 200,000 voters.

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Ex-Atlanta police officer indicted in death of unarmed man

Burns has been out on bond since his arrest on charges of murder, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and violation of his oath of office. James Burns (l) was indicted on 5 charges, including murder, in the June 22, 2016 death of Caine Rogers (r).

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Authorities: Boy shoots 11-year-old in face

Based on the preliminary investigation, two 11-year-olds somehow accessed a hand gun and one of those boys was shot in the home, according to authorities. The boy was airlifted to a hospital in Boston, where he is in stable condition. The gun was legally owned by a family member of the child. Cruz said the shooting appears to be accidental.

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Former Trump Campaign Manager, Paul Manafort Resigns From Trump Campaign

But the Clinton campaign pounced on Manafort's resignation in an attempt to fan accusations of nefarious pro-Kremlin influence on the Trump campaign after the outgoing chairman was named in a Ukrainian corruption probe. Party of Regions was Ukraine's ruling political party until early 2014, when Kremlin-friendly now former-President Vikctor Yanukovych was toppled amid mass protests calling for the country to move closer to the West.

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US elections: Wednesday speech could clarify Donald Trump's immigration policy

They're bringing drugs. They're bringing crime. Trump's campaign website says the event will begin at 6 p.m.at the Phoenix Convention Center. Even if he was crude about it, even if his rhetoric was unnecessarily inflammatory and racialized, he was driving at the core questions around which an immigration policy is built: Who? "Mexico will pay for the wall, 100 per cent", the NY businessman said .

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When will Trump release tax returns?

Now, the top African American adviser to Trump is apologizing for posting the racially offensive cartoon of Clinton , undercutting any serious Trump effort to appeal to African-American voters, reports CBS News correspondent Major Garrett.

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GOP seeks to block McAuliffe's latest felon voting effort

Republicans have denied that the policy has a racial dimension and have argued instead that McAuliffe is overstepping his legal authority to help his friend Hillary Clinton, the Democratic presidential nominee, win Virginia. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article. His administration processed each felon's paperwork individually to comply with the ruling, he said.

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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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