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Trump refuses to rule out legal status for undocumented immigrants

Clinton's comments follow reports that the Russian government may have been involved in the hacking of Democratic National Committee emails just days before the party's national convention. This is the first time Clinton took questions from her traveling press corps since Ashland, Ohio on July 31. Saying he will likely write in the name of another Republican on Election Day , Flake said on CNN he would like to support the party's nominee, "but given the positions that he has taken and the ...

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Jacob Wetterling's remains found

The Wetterling family started the resource center in Jacob's honor to help prevent the exploitation of other children; Jacob's 1989 abduction led to the passing of a 1994 law that requires states to establish sex offender registries. Heinrich, who has been jailed since his arrest, pleaded not guilty to the child pornography charges and is scheduled to go on trial on those counts in October.

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Hillary Clinton Raised A Massive $143 Million In August

However, the RCP average is now at about 4 points, though Trump trails by large margins in such key battleground states as OH and Pennsylvania. However, her campaign fundraising stayed flat - in both months, she raised about $62 million - indicating that the increase was driven by large contributions to the party.

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Dozier hits 3 HRs, but Royals rip Twins

Cracking three more homers and receiving a curtain call from an appreciative Labor Day afternoon crowd at Target Field, the Twins' white-hot second baseman pushed his season home run total to 38. Leadoff hitter Jarrod Dyson added three hits, three runs scored and his 26th stolen base of the season. The first started in ominous fashion. The blast erased a 4-2 deficit with one swing and expedited Berrios' exit after five innings.

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Trump visits black church in Detroit as pastors protest outside

Rep. Brenda Lawrence. GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump on Saturday visited a black church armed with "a new civil rights agenda". Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told an African-American congregation in Detroit today that the "nation is too divided".

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Kaepernick Kneels During Anthem, is Joined by Teammate

The letter finished by criticising the 49ers for "failing to address your employee's inappropriate workplace behaviour", and said: "If the 49ers organisation fails to take action to stop this type of inappropriate workplace behaviour, it could result in police officers choosing not to work at your facilities".

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Notebook: Vols show signs of weakness in first win

Appalachian State needed to forget the merits of hydration, as multiple players cramped up throughout the game. Appalachian dominated Tennessee in the first half with sure tackling on defense and innovative rushing on offense to build a 13-3 halftime lead, but the Mountaineers made just enough mistakes the rest of the way to prevent another signature triumph.

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Nationalists set for gains in German state election

Germany, which took in over one million refugees past year, is, per CNN , "the most open country in Europe to asylum seekers". Her decision has left her increasingly isolated in Europe, and exposed her to heavy criticism at home, including from her conservative allies.

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Trump Campaign Banking On A Silent Majority

Many people have denounced Trump's comments as inhumane. The Trump campaign said he had been selected due to a database error. At an election rally in New Hampshire Thursday night, Trump said such tricks are the oldest play in the Democratic playbook.

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Uzbekistan President Islam Karimov dies

Uzbek state television showed footage of mourners carrying Karimov's coffin through a crowd on the historic square encircled by blue-domed madrassas. Viewed as a tough-guy enforcer, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, 58, appears to be the front-runner to take over long term after he was named head of the committee organising Karimov's funeral.

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'Hermine' No Longer a Hurricane, Remains a Threat to East Coast

Hermine spun away from the East Coast on Sunday , removing the threat of heavy rain but maintaining enough power to whip up d. Atlantic storm Hermine , which has killed two people, lurked off the middle of the U.S. The improved forecast for New Jersey spurred Republican Gov. Chris Christie to reopen Island Beach State Park on Monday, though it was likely that beachgoers would still be kept out of the water because of the rough waters and rip currents.

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New polls show a (slightly) closer national presidential race

Besides Nevada, Trump is airing ads in eight other must-win states, including Florida, Ohio and Pennsylvania. He says, "we will stop apologizing for America. The integrity of US elections has been making headlines recently as the Clinton camp throws accusations about Russian hacking and the Trump campaign speaks vaguely about voting in key states being "rigged" and "cheating going on".

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Chris Brown released from jail on $250000 bond following assault charge

Chris is out and well. "The allegations against him are demonstrably false #TeamBreezy ". The arrest at Brown's Los Angeles home took place after a 14-hour standoff. Detectives showed up at Brown's residence to get more information but were told to leave until they came up with a warrant. In one Instagram video Brown, waving a cigarette and looking at the camera, says if and when police get the search warrant, they'll find nothing at the home.

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Mother House in Kolkata a 'mini-Vatican'

Two apparent cures of sick people have been attributed to her. Mother Teresa came to Ipswich on October 30, 1970 to visit St Mark's Roman Catholic Primary School in Stone Lodge Lane and St Margaret's Church of England School in Bolton Lane.

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Jacob Wetterling: Remains of missing Minnesota boy found

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton issued a statement saying, "Today, we continue to offer our love and support, as the Wetterling family finally brings their son home to rest". Jared believed that his case may have been tied to the kidnapping of Jacob Wetterling, and his hope was that by sharing what happened to him authorities might receive tips that would lead to an arrest.

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Things learned from Tennessee's victory over Appalachian State

However, no play was bigger for his team tonight than his fumble recovery, keeping the Vols alive in the Top 25 for at least another week. No. 9 Tennessee 20, Appalachian State 13, OT: Jalen Hurd recovered quarterback Joshua Dobbs' overtime fumble in the end zone, and Tennessee overcame a 10-point halftime deficit to escape.

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Abraham congratulates Akeredolu, promises to work for his victory — Ondo APC Primary

Meanwhile, the first runner up in the election, Dr Olusegun Abraham has conceded defeat in the election. Mr. Oke was reluctant to congratulate Mr. Meanwhile, Dr Abraham has congratulated Akeredolu for emerging victor of the contest. In a swift reaction, the Ondo APC spokesman, Omo'oba Adesanya, said the primary was transparent and devoid of any form of malpractices.

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Donald Trump says he's not flip-flopping on illegal immigration

But even as Trump has evolved on his other headline immigration plan - at first calling for a temporary ban on Muslims entering the U.S.to now saying he supports barring travel from terrorism-stricken countries - he has remained consistent about his support for mass deportation since last August .

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Suddenly unsure on immigration, Donald Trump trying to clear it up

The big question was whether the property magnate will confirm in the speech that he will officially retract his plan to use a "deportation force" to expel the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants who live in the US. But that doesn't mean that if all undocumented immigrants were deported, their jobs would be easily filled by USA citizens. Until he threw his hat into the presidential race, Trump has never been a politician.

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U.S., Russian Federation in 'Tough' Negotiations Over Syria Cease-Fire, Obama Says

The American side accused Russian Federation of backtracking on already agreed issues which Washington refused to revisit, but the talks seemed to have been overtaken by developments on the ground, after government troops encircled rebel-held parts of Aleppo.

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First responders get Olive Garden surprise

Here in mid-Michigan workers from the Olive Garden restaurant in Okemos delivered lunch to the Meridian Township fire department central station. The restaurant says it's their way of giving back to first responders. Molfetta said she was one of the last to eat because her lunch break was delayed because she was on a medic run. "This is just our way of sporting the community and the folks that help us out".

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Hermine lingers offshore, bringing rough waves, rip currents

Hermine was still packing maximum sustained surface winds of almost 70 miles per hour (113 kph) late on Sunday, and forecasters said it could intensify slightly to reach hurricane strength again, before it starts to dwindle later on Monday.

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Hermine Meanders Off East Coast, Battering Shore and Threatening Dangerous Storm Surge

The storm claimed at least two lives, in Florida and North Carolina, but the widespread power outages and flooding that battered Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas had yet to materialize farther north, where alarming news reports scared many tourists away from the beach on Sunday.

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Mexico calls Trump's wall plan 'outrageous' day after visit

He reasserted his desire to build a "beautiful" wall, which is, of course, impossible . If these events provided some comfort to the Republican establishment, wary of Trump's brash style and Hillary Clinton's lead in the opinion polls, it was short-lived.

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Tropical Storm Hermine Prompts National Weather Service Warning

The storm, dubbed Hermine and classified as a Category 1 hurricane until it lost power while cutting across Florida and Georgia, was expected to push slowly up the coast before stalling off New Jersey, where it could linger for days. Saturday, Hermine's top sustained winds remained at 70 miles per hour (110 kph) as it moved east-northeast at 12 miles per hour (19 kph). Because climate change has caused sea levels to rise as much as a foot, the storm surges pushed by Hermine could be even ...

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Tear gas as Zimbabwe police beat anti-Mugabe marchers

Douglas Mwonzora, the MDC secretary general and legal secretary for National Electoral Reform Agenda, the organisers of the march, said the opposition would go to court later on Thursday to ensure the police would not disturb Friday's event and that they provide adequate security.

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Hermine Churns Offshore, Threatening Northeast With Storm Surge, Rip Tides

Tropical storm and flooding watches and warnings were in effect along the Atlantic seaboard from SC north to Rhode Island as the potentially life-threatening storm moved along a stretch inhabited by tens of millions of Americans. A surge is a rise of water above a predicted tide, pushed by high winds, and is often the greatest threat to life from a storm, according to national weather officials.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Calls €13bn Tax Ruling 'Maddening'

Washington has lined up with the tech giant, accusing the European Union of trying to grab tax revenue that should go to the U.S. government. "We believe that makes us the highest taxpayer in Ireland that year", he said . "We're subject to the statutory rate in Ireland of 12.5pc, we paid $400m in taxes in 2014". Apple , in a statement on Wednesday, said that the "number quoted by the European Commission is extremely misleading and deceptive".

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National poll shows Clinton with 7-point lead

In a recent poll by Fox News Latino , only 20 percent of registered Latino voter would vote for Trump. There does not seem to be much support or excitement about Hillary like there was for Obama, even in "solid blue" states. The best argument for President Trump is, was, and always will be Hillary's ineffable sleaziness. Since we're sifting through polls, here's an interesting question from Pew's new one .

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Nebraska pulls away in 2nd half to defeat Fresno St. 43-10

After Fresno State's Robert Stanley blocked true freshman Caleb Lightbourn's second-quarter punt, the Bulldogs took advantage of the short field by scoring a touchdown. "I think that we just, coming from this game and taking something from this game, is that we can be a great football team". More specifically, Riley believes the penalties Nebraska received are easily preventable.

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Killed, Cop Shot And Critically Wounded In N.J. Gunfire

Police said: "The investigation revealed that three of the men had been victims of an armed robbery committed by the other three men: the deceased man, and two others". Ruberton says investigators are searching for five people she described as suspects or persons of interest. The other two men were arrested by State Police on Saturday evening.

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Stocks end the day mostly lower

Speaking at the annual gathering of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Yellen said the case for a US interest rate increase has strengthened in recent months because of improvements in the labor market and expectations of solid economic growth.

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Passengers on cruise ship from NJ document rough seas, massive waves

Some had to grasp handrails as the made their way around the massive, 18-deck ship, NBCNewYork.com said. McHugh, who spoke from the railing of the ship outdoors, said that dishes were "all over the place" when passengers tried to dine in the restaurant.

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Georgetown University Will Give Priority Admission to Descendants of Slaves

Georgetown University, the oldest Catholic institution of higher learning in the US, will take a series of steps to atone for the role that slavery played in its early history, the school's president is expected to announce on Thursday. He also promises to "engage with the descendant community in an active and sustained manner", according to the statement. DeGioia's address elaborated on the university's plan to acknowledge and address its ties to slavery, based on the recommendations of ...

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Obama defends Kaepernick's national anthem protest

Kaepernick, who led San Francisco to the 2013 Super Bowl but has since been demoted to backup, is the latest professional athlete to use his celebrity to call attention to the issue of the mistreatment of minority groups by law enforcement.


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