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Hispanic Community Reacts to Trump's Immigration Speech

Aguilar said he had expected Trump to take a more compassionate approach to people in the country illegally after recent signs that his position was softening as the November 8 election approaches. Javier Urbano Reyes, a professor in the department of International Studies at the Iberoamerican University in Mexico City, said he thought Trump gained a little with the meeting but Mexico's president lost a lot.

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What is the climate deal China and the USA have ratified?

The European Commission said this week that Apple owed up to 13 billion euros ($14.50 billion US) in back taxes to Ireland, based on existing regulations, a decision that both Apple and Ireland, which relies on low taxes to attract investment, have vowed to fight.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7's reported to explode and set fire

Samsung said Friday it had found a problem with the battery in some of the phones and was halting sales. Instead, Samsung made a decision to handle the global recall on its own, and it's not entirely clear why. "If it were to take as long as a month then that would be disastrous for the company as not only Apple will be out, chances are that would be close to the launch of the new Google phones".

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Colin Kaepernick To Donate $1 Million Amid National Anthem Controversy

It adds that the union leadership has a duty to protect its members from harassment. Gabbert's nod stemmed from his body of work since the spring, rather than any side effect of Kaepernick's ongoing national-anthem protests for racial equality, although Kaepernick's health issues limited his on-field candidacy.

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Mylan to cut EpiPen costs following Clinton comments

Sen. Now that the EpiPen price hikes have made national headlines, there are calls for a Congressional investigation. "If the Senate Judiciary Committee holds a hearing - as I believe it should - it should include consumers, patients, health insurers and appropriate Mylan officials, no matter what their position".

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Blumenthal: Manchin Connection Shouldn't Affect EpiPen Investigation

Meanwhile, the daughter of Sen. In 2007, when Mylan acquired the EpiPen , the company brought in $200 million in annual revenue. "There does not appear to be any justification for the continual price increases of EpiPen", Klobuchar said in her letter to the FTC.

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Hillary Clinton, AMA urge EpiPen manufacturer to rein in 'exorbitant' costs

Yet the company has been increasing prices for many of its products, according to Wells Fargo Securities, which counted price hikes on 39 drugs through June. The school costs are passed on to taxpayers, he said. As a mother wrote in the HuffingtonPost earlier this year, her family was shielded for years from the reality of how much Mylan was making off this mandate.

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Mylan faces more congressional pressure to explain EpiPen price hike

The device accounts for over 90 percent of the auto-injector market. The statement directly attributed the public relations uproar to "current changes in the healthcare insurance landscape" including "an increasing number of people and families (who have) enrolled in high deductible health plans ".

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Mylan faces more congressional pressure to explain EpiPen price hike

The device accounts for over 90 percent of the auto-injector market. The statement directly attributed the public relations uproar to "current changes in the healthcare insurance landscape" including "an increasing number of people and families (who have) enrolled in high deductible health plans ".

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Sarah Jessica Parker Cuts Ties With EpiPen Drug Maker, Criticizes Price Increase

The Sex and the City star became a paid spokesperson for Mylan , the pharmaceutical company behind the EpiPen, after using the emergency device when she realised her now-13-year-old son James Wilkie was deathly allergic to peanuts. "You have to spend well over a thousand dollars just to get yourself or your child something you may need, what if you don't have the money, what if you don't have insurance, it's just insane", says Rivera.

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Strong Oklahoma earthquake felt from Arizona to Nebraska

A 5.6 magnitude, likely man-made natural disaster rocked north-central Oklahoma on Saturday morning , matching the strength of the most powerful quake to be recorded in the state back in 2011. The Daily Oklahoman says Saturday's quake ties the strongest temblor in recorded Oklahoma history, matching a 5.6 quake that hit near Prague, Okla., on November 5, 2011.

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Donald Trump woos black vote at Detroit church

He attended a service at Great Faith Ministries International, where he spoke to worshippers. His visit, however, was greeted by protests outside of the church ahead of his arrival. Though a program provided by Jackson budgeted just one minute for Trump to speak, the pastor said Trump requested additional time to offer his thoughts, and he went on for more than 10 minutes.

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Trump to Congregants in Detroit: 'We Must Love Each Other'

Many black people here, she says, are still stung by the Republican presidential nominee's visit to MI last month, when he went before a mostly white audience and declared, "You live in your poverty, your schools are no good, you have no jobs, 58 percent of your youth is unemployed".

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Swimmer's sex assault sentence spurs debate over prison plan

The tall and lanky Turner appeared to be wearing the same shirt and trousers he wore during his June 2 sentencing hearing, carrying his suit jacket under an arm. She also urged Gov. California Governor Jerry Brown has not yet indicated whether he will sign or veto the bill before the deadline of 30 September.

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Pat Buchanan: Trip to Mexico was 'Trump's Best Day'

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's effort to clarify his position on illegal immigration during visits to both sides of the US -Mexico frontier on Wednesday did little to sway moderate Republicans near the border, a dozen voters in Arizona told Reuters on Thursday.

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Trump's immigration ideas as bad as ever

In other words, Trump's run is effectively over. They adore his finger-pointing rants. " He actually said that he was going to treat undocumented immigrants without criminal records in a humane and compassionate way", Aguilar told CNN. The survey also found that a majority of Latino voters feel more enthusiastic about this year's election than they did in 2012, the primary reason being that they want to see Trump defeated.

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More than 450000 gallons of bad gas delivered across metro

Moss saidCashionGrain and Feed typically sells 100 percent gasoline because customers don't want fuel blended with ethanol. The affected gasoline was inadvertently distributed from August 23 to August 29 to dozens of retail locations throughout the greater Oklahoma City area and one location in the Tulsa area.

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SC prosecutor: No reason to charge officer who body-slammed student

Johnson, in a letter to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division, wrote there was not probable cause to charge Fields but that he did agree with the decision the local sheriff made to fire him two days after the incident, according to WLTX.

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10000th Syrian Refugee to Receive Asylum in United States This Week

Alice Wells , U.S. Ambassador to Jordan, told CNN the figures are "a floor, not a ceiling". Victims of violence and those with medical problems and children are often given preference on where they chose to relocate to in America. Turkey is hosting about 3 million refugees, including more than 2.7 million Syrians. This article has been updated with additional details on the Syrian refugees admitted.

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Pakistan helicopters search for 2 missing USA climbers

Kyle Dempster, along with Scott Adamson, made an attempt to climb the same mountain a year ago. Snowy and cloudy conditions were hindering rescue efforts, which began on Sunday, he said. Thesenga says four porters have climbed the mountain hoping to spot the climbers with binoculars. Dempster is from Salt Lake City, Utah, while Adamson lives in nearby Provo, Utah.

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Donald Trump in Phoenix: 'I Love the People of Arizona'

Trump has made the border wall- and forcing Mexico to pay for it - a centerpiece of his campaign. Of course, Twitter had something to say about his new merch, which surprisingly is not yet available at his webstore. Jacob Monty, a member of Trump's National Hispanic Advisory Council, resigned immediately after the message, as did Ramiro Peña, a pastor from Texas, who believes that Trump's words will probably cost the Republican candidate the election.

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Victims' advocates call for tougher sentences in sexual assault cases

As part of the Friday rally , Ultraviolet has hired three bicyclists to circle the jail and courthouse complex carrying billboards reading: "Thanks to Judge Persky, Brock Turner Served Just 3 Months in Jail". Fischer said he was concerned with preparing for the now-canceled presidential debate at Wright State University when Turner's sentencing first made national headlines.

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Stanford bans hard liquor at undergraduate parties

Also, university administrators believe that it's harder for students to find liquor stores that sell smaller bottles, like pints, because places like Safeway don't do that? Straight shots of hard alcohol are never allowed at any party. "Being drunk I just couldn't make the best decisions and neither could she". "The swim team set no limits on partying or drinking and I saw the guys take full advantage of these circumstances, while I was shown to do the same", he wrote .

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Commodores blow lead, fall to SC 13-10

They had gained 88 yards. The good news for the coaches is that it's opening week, where they can start control what happens to them going forward on the field instead of dealing with questions off it. True freshman wide receiver Bryan Edwards hauled in eight passes for 101 yards in his first collegiate action. Despite all those jitters from his team, Muschamp remained mostly stone-faced on the sideline, adding the occasional encouraging clap for his players.

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'Weiner' doc will have TV debut on Showtime

Abedin announced Monday she was separating from her husband , Anthony Weiner, after another sexting incident involving the former NY congressman. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin says she is separating from husband Anthony Weiner after another sexting revelation involving the former congressman from NY.

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Godfrey teen charged with terrorism

Investigators didn't give many details because this is an ongoing investigation, but they did say Cook communicated through email and social media to make his plans with the terrorist group. He would not go into further specifics and would not name the organization to which Cook had been linked. Authorities learned of the threat on August 24 when deputies did a welfare check at the home of Cook's grandmother, who has looked after him since his mother died of an illness five years ago.

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Hillary Clinton Smashes Fundraising Record With $143 Million in August

So far, Hillary Clinton has raised $315 million for her campaign, while Donald Trump was able to raise only around $125 million. Trump's favorability rating is underwater, with 74 percent of Latinos holding an unfavorable view of the candidate and 67 percent holding a " very unfavorable" view.

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Strong Oklahoma earthquake felt from Nebraska to Texas

WFAA, a TV station located in Dallas, Texas, tweeted that the quake shook their studios, too. Gov. Mary Fallin says staff with the Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management are heading to north-central Oklahoma to assess the damage and respond to residents' needs.

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Clinton pledges to stop 'excessive' drug price hikes

By having a team who's job is to monitor drug prices, we can catch situations like the current one involving Mylan ( MYL ) hiking its EpiPen prices from about $100 to $600 as it happens, rather than years or so down the line, she said . Drugmakers have said that lowering or limiting drug prices would hamper their ability to invest in research and lead to fewer new therapies. 'It's a response to the broader industry phenomenon of generating added profits by raising the price of drugs for ...

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Trump's Q&A Session With Black Pastor Is Scripted

Mr Trump did not initially intend to address the congregation, the Times said, but a spokesman for his campaign later said plans had changed to incorporate a five to 10 minute scripted address. But Lusk said Trump's event is a rental agreement with the nonprofit, not an invitation from him or his church. On Thursday, The New York Times published what it said was a script of pre-approved questions Trump would be asked in his interview with Jackson, along with prepared answers.

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Brock Turner's release prompts armed protest outside family home

Turner could be released as early as 12:01 a.m. Friday, but typically the jail doesn't release prisoners until daylight. Prosecutors had argued for six years . The other speakers included Senate Pro Tem Kevin De Leon, Rep. Eric Swawell, Rep. Jerry Brown (D) after it was approved by the state Senate and Assembly with overwhelming support.

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Mississippi Highway Patrol increasing presence for Labor Day weekend

Friday to 11:59 p.m. Monday, every available officer will be on patrol in Santa Ana, San Juan Capistrano and Westminster, the three cities in Orange County that have CHP offices. If consuming alcohol is in your plans, designate a sober driver before you leave home. "Let's end the summer safely and do not forget to designate a sober driver, wear your seat belt and obey all traffic laws".

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Partly sunny Labor Day, maybe some showers | WEEKEND WEATHER

Temperatures will drop to slightly below normal levels through the week. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. High in the upper 80s. Saturday poses the best chance - though only at 20 percent - for storms, said Seth Nagle, senior forecaster with the National Weather Service in San Angelo, citing a southeast flow of air coming from the Gulf of Mexico.

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Man Makes Wanted Poster His Facebook Pic, Is Arrested

While investigating detectives found Yearwood's Facebook page and the Citrus County wanted poster he was using as his Facebook picture. Yearwood's wanted poster, which included his mug shot, was posted online in October by the Citrus County Sheriff's Office .

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Trump says there's 'softening' on immigration plans

Some Hispanic backers of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump pulled their support after he stood by his hardline immigration stance and said anyone in the United States illegally would be subject to deportation if he were president.


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