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Rory McIlroy's putting progress to win Deutsche Bank Championship

I usually presume the man who has four majors and is one of the three players on the PGA Tour in the last 30 years to 12 wins before turning 28 knows what he's doing. "It is nice to get that first win in the States this year", he said. "I have got great memories of going to Crooked Stick - hopefully I can go and emulate what I did there", said the 27-year-old of the IN course that stages the BMW Championship from Thursday.

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Clinton: Trump Campaign Has Been 'One Long Insult' to Veterans

Both polls are the first to be conducted in SC independent of a political party since November 2015 and the Washington Post-Survey Monkey poll is the first poll independent of any politically-adjacent group. In 2008, the last time an incumbent wasn't running for the White House, Barack Obama and John McCain set aside their political differences to make a joint appearance at the site in NY.

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Wildfire forces closure of south entrance to Yellowstone National Park

Cal Fire says the blaze that broke out Wednesday just north of Yreka has burned about 400 acres of timber and forced the closure of State Route 263. It had rapid growth early this week as a result of dry, windy and warm conditions. Swartley said the fires were mostly being allowed to burn because they were not threatening major tourist areas. Wildfire in California: A firetruck passes scorched cars and trailers burned by the Blue Cut fire in Phelan, Calif.

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White House candidates turn up the heat over national security

It then switched from Clinton, who was on from 2:51 until the end of her remarks at 3:14 (23 minutes). We are now on track to have the smallest Army since World War II, smallest Navy since World War I, and the smallest and oldest Air Force ever.

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Trump, Hillary begin final stretch in 2016 race to White House

Clinton aides, who asked for anonymity while talking about strategy, said the focus on national security is part of a confluence of important dates and forums with Trump. He says Hillary Clinton , like any president, needs a "solid partner" in the White House. The day before, in the midst of a coughing fit aboard her new plane, she told reporters that "every time I think about Trump I get allergic".

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Alabama senators resume debate on oil spill bill

With lottery legislation dead, the settlement funds are being eyed as an indirect way to help fill an $85 million hole in next year's Medicaid budget. "And you have a group that is willing to lock it down on getting money to south Alabama", Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh , R-Anniston, said. "That's where the damage occurred", Hightower said.

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New poll shows Donald Trump leading Hillary Clinton

On Tuesday, former President Bill Clinton is speaking in Durham and Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine is in Wilmington. However, Obama's support was lower in WPRI 12/Providence Journal polls prior to the 2012 election, ranging from 54% to 57%.

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Officer Shot In Atlantic City; Two Arrest Made

Atlantic City police officers were on patrol when they stopped three men along near the 2100 block of Pacific Avenue, and then gunfire was exchanged, police said. Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian, at a storm-related news conference Sunday, thanked Atlantic County officials for their assistance after the shooting.

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First openly gay Miss America contestant to compete in pageant

It was Miss Kentucky 2010 Djuan Trent. Patricia Yurena has won Miss Spain twice and finished as a runner up once. "I do think it is a big deal to come into Miss America being open, because the visibility for the LGBT community is what we need right now", O'Flaherty said in a recent interview with Cosmopolitan .

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Clinton says daughter's role in charity to be decided after vote

After continually attacking Hillary Clinton for her alleged ethical transgressions in using a private email server and boosting the Clinton Foundation , Trump supporters found a new weakness in the Democratic candidate - she has had a few coughing fits on the campaign trail.

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ITT Tech shuts down all schools, including Springfield campus

Department of Education regarding federal loans, Carmel, Indiana-based ITT Technical Institute is ceasing all operations, the company announced Tuesday. "We are working with the MA attorney general's office to assist students who have been displaced". The email also said credits can transfer but doing so could affect how much loan money is wiped from their name.

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Decision 2016: Trump tops Clinton 45% to 43% in new poll

On Thursday it was reported that the Trump Foundation was forced to pay a $2,500 fine to the IRS after a Washington Post and a liberal government watchdog group revealed the $25,000 donation. "Trump has shown us repeatedly who he is, and what he would do if he were president, and that includes deporting 16 million people", the Democratic presidential nominee said .

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Apple's wireless headphones will use something better than Bluetooth

This year's biggest rumor is already angering potential customers. Apple has an event scheduled for Wednesday in which it is widely believed an upgraded iPhone device will be announced. Neil Mawston, Executive Director at Strategy Analytics , added, "We estimate the Apple iPhone 6s model shipped 14.2 million units and accounted for 4 percent share of all smartphones shipped worldwide in Q2 2016".

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Polls: Trump, Clinton in Virtual Tie 9 Weeks Ahead of Election

Russian President Vladimir Putin "looks at Hillary Clinton and he smiles", Trump said . "His whole campaign has been one long insult to all those who have worn the uniform", Clinton said on Tuesday in Tampa, just miles from MacDill Air Force Base, where 15,000 people work.

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Race to WH in dead heat;Trump edges out Clinton in latest poll

After eating a gyro at a diner in the Cleveland area, Trump rallied thousands of cheering supporters at a county fair in Canfield, and Clinton visited a brewery in Cleveland. The 256-page book, released Tuesday, details their policy proposals, including ideas for economic growth, uniting the American people, and foreign policy and policy.

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Clinton slams Trump for commenting on Fed policies

Goods-producing employment fell by 24,000 jobs, marking the sixth decline over the past seven months for the sectors of the USA economy that make and build things. Banks usually borrow at the short-term rates and lend on the long-term rates. The euro also rose as a result, although by just 0.1%, as the markets prepare for an interest rate decision from the European Central Bank on Thursday.

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Danny Heinrich admits to killing Jacob Wetterling

He was told past year, however, that Heinrich could not be prosecuted for that attack because the statute of limitations had expired. A hushed courtroom hear Heinrich recount what a terrified Jacob said next. With a police scanner in the vehicle, Heinrich could hear the response of law enforcement to the abduction. Authorities named him as a person of interest in Jacob's disappearance last October when they announced the child pornography charges.

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British Airways Computer Problems Cause Widespread Delays

At first, BA claimed the glitch causing check-in delays was not a worldwide problem, but a "patchy" problem. This has been a hard summer for airlines, many of which have had to contend with technical problems that lead to delays, cancellations and thousands of angry customers.

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British Airways Computer Problems Cause Widespread Delays

At first, BA claimed the glitch causing check-in delays was not a worldwide problem, but a "patchy" problem. This has been a hard summer for airlines, many of which have had to contend with technical problems that lead to delays, cancellations and thousands of angry customers.

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British Airways computer problem causes delays

The extent of the computer problem , which first emerged late Monday in North America, was not immediately clear. BA had to apologize already in July after computer glitches in check-in systems also delayed passengers. According to travelers, bottled water and snacks were distributed at some airports, which saw long delays and irate customers at check-in desks. At London City airport a group of nine activists from the Black Lives Matter campaign group chained themselves to a tripod ...

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British Airways computer problem causes delays

The extent of the computer problem , which first emerged late Monday in North America, was not immediately clear. BA had to apologize already in July after computer glitches in check-in systems also delayed passengers. According to travelers, bottled water and snacks were distributed at some airports, which saw long delays and irate customers at check-in desks. At London City airport a group of nine activists from the Black Lives Matter campaign group chained themselves to a tripod ...

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Snag hits British Airways' computer systems, thousands of passengers affected

No flights had been canceled as a result of the latest problem, he said , but there had been delays that started the night of September 5. British Airways has suffered an IT glitch on its new "FLY" check-in system around the world. The airline's problems come barely a month after USA carrier Delta Air Lines Inc. suffered a global outage that caused it to cancel 2,300 flights, costing it $100 million in lost revenue.

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British Airways suffers global delays due to computer glitch

Ewan Crawford, of Glasgow, said he was stranded at Chicago's International Airport . Officials from British Airways announced that travelers are now being checked in at Heathrow and Gatwick Airports in England, but customers should expects slower service as the computer issues continue to be fixed.

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Trump, Clinton move battleground fight to the South, each touting defense creds

Clinton was headed to Florida on Tuesday to appear at a voter registration event, while the billionaire real estate mogul was due in Virginia for a town hall meeting and in North Carolina for an evening campaign rally . "So dark, so divisive, so unsafe", Clinton said about Trump, at the University of South Florida in Tampa. Trump supporters are 31 percent more likely to highly value horsepower and torque when picking up a auto.

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Dublin logjam as London City Airport protest disrupts flights

The troubles at British Airways were not the only ones to cause travel headaches on Tuesday. Officials from British Airways announced that travelers are now being checked in at Heathrow and Gatwick Airports in England, but customers should expects slower service as the computer issues continue to be fixed.

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Clinton presses Trump to reveal his tax returns

He says Hillary Clinton, like any president, needs a "solid partner" in the White House. A CNN/ORC poll Tuesday showed Trump, a brash real estate mogul running for his first elected office, edging ahead of Clinton, a former USA secretary of state, by a 45 to 43 percent margin, while a collection of polls compiled by realclearpolitics.com gives her about a 3-percentage-point advantage.

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Kaine touts foreign policy background, hits Trump in speech

However, he continues to double-down on some positions, like immigration, that make it harder for him to continue to reach out to educated voters and other moderates, Mahaffee said . That survey found Trump has an edge in OH and Iowa, and the race is close in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, and MI. The new poll also shows strong support for Trump among senior citizens.

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ITT shuts down after feds cut off flow of federal funds

The for-profit college chain ITT Educational Services Inc. is shutting down its schools nationwide, shortly after the U.S. Department of Education banned it from enrolling new students who use federal financial aid. The Department of Education, meanwhile, has said ITT Tech students could be eligible for loan relief. "We just didn't see that there was a path forward providing a quality education to the students of ITT Tech", Mitchell said.

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Trump, Clinton not planning to campaign on 9/11

All of the state's major Republican officials and candidates have endorsed Trump. A new CNN/ORC poll released Tuesday grabbed headlines as the first of the "big five" surveys to show Trump in the lead in a head-to-head matchup with Clinton for the first time in six weeks - since between the two parties' conventions in July, when Trump was benefiting from a bump in the polls after the Republican National Convention but Clinton had not yet made her case at the Democrats'.

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Trump, Clinton clash over national security

Dana Bash said, "I think the stakes are much higher in this debate and all the debates for Hillary Clinton because the expectations are higher for her because she's a seasoned politician". Instead of objectively reporting the facts of the election, some in the press have decided that Trump must be graded on a curve. "As an example the single greatest asset I have, according to those that know me, is my temperament".

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Clinton, Trump exchange harsh words over national security

Trump, by contrast, has been running a threadbare campaign with about a tenth of the staff of Clinton and has only recently begun buying TV ads. While Clinton was clearly enjoying a sustained bump in the polls for the first few weeks of August, now worn down by a renewed focus on her use of a private email server and questions about the overlap between her work as secretary of state and the Clinton Foundation, another difference between the two CNN polls may come down to a change in the ...

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Phyllis Schlafly, conservative icon and foe of ERA, dies at 92

Schlafly founded the Eagle Forum in 1972 in the midst of the fight over the ERA. But unlike today's shoutfests, not even the most prying questions did much to raise the decibel level of a steely Schlafly TV appearance, and say what you will about her, she never, ever humiliated herself on a Comedy Central Roast.

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Congress returns; Ryan promises to keep government open

The inability of the GOP-controlled House and Senate to pass the suite of appropriations bills to fund the government because of deep party divisions is one of the great ironies of this Congress. The opposition to a lame-duck spending deal in the House is being led by the approximately 40-member House Freedom Caucus with the backing of several prominent conservative groups.

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Notre Dame places Torii Hunter Jr. in concussion protocol after controversial hit

Following Hunter's departure from the Texas game, the Irish passing attack that had been firing on all cylinders in the third quarter stalled. Kelly said "everyone should tap the breaks and relax" and that "this narrative about, 'it's all the defense's fault is Monday morning quarterbacking".

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Pence to address House Republicans next week

But the IN governor would not say if Trump would deport the more than 10 million people now IN the country illegally - a pledge he made while navigating the Republican presidential primary. Trump and his surrogates have consistently blamed his inability to release his tax returns on the fact that he is facing a multi-year federal audit, even though no law prevents him from releasing his returns during such a time.


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