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Mexico Calls Donald Trump Wall Plan 'Outrageous' After Visit

Speaking to a charged audience at the convention centre in downtown Phoenix, Arizona, hours after his visit to Mexico, Trump said once in the office, he would built the handsome wall up the cost (US$10-15 billion) will be paid by Mexico. At his Phoenix rally, Trump's opening act consisted of former NY mayor Rudy Giuliani and Alabama senator Jeff Sessions. At a joint press conference, Trump said the two talked about his plans for a wall on the United States' southern border but the topic ...

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Hospital: Final Pulse survivor released from ORMC

Hospital officials declined to identify the patient, or offer any other details on that particular victim in accordance with the patient's wishes. Almost four months after the attack, the final shooting victim of the shooting at the Pulse nightclub, according to WKMG .

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Brock Turner registers as sex offender after controversial jail stint

The Associated Press obtained copies of incident reports associated with Brock Turner's address through a public records request. The 21-year-old must register as a sex offender for life. Despite the campaigns and the activists, Turner is a free 21-year old man in OH seeking to put his life back together, however since he is now a registered sex offender his life will depend on local authorities.

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Rodrigo Duterte Walks Back Comments About Obama

BARACK OBAMA cancelled his meeting with Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte after the controversial leader called him a " son of a whore ". Obama indicated Monday he was wary of meeting with Duterte, suggesting the bombast could prevent making substantial progress between the two nations.

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Italian Grand Prix: Hamilton gifts the win to Rosberg at Monza

Sebastia Vettel joined them on the podium and his Ferrari team mate Kim Raikkonen was fourth, bringing joy to the Italian team's fans. Daniel Ricciardo went through to push the British driver back to sixth. He added that he is looking forward to the street race in Singapore, which was the team's weakest showing in 2015. "We do practice starts all weekend and they vary a little bit and then, every now and then, we get a drastic variation".

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Cowboys QB Romo out 6-10 weeks

Rookie Dak Prescott, a fourth-round pick out of Mississippi State, would start in his place. I'm sure Dallas's All-World offensive line got a talking to from coaches and owner Jerry Jones for not doing theirs, especially with the most important player on the roster playing behind them.

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Donald Trump makes me allergic: Hillary Clinton after coughing fit

While Trump argued that "virtually every decision she's made has been a loser", Clinton, the former secretary of state, accused Trump of being unqualified and unprepared for the power and responsibilities of the Oval Office. Trump has been criticized for not yet releasing his tax return . Clinton criticised the NY real estate magnate for the comments. Clinton, a former USA senator from NY and secretary of state, also said that daughter Chelsea Clinton's involvement in the Clinton ...

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Corps won't oppose tribe's request to stop work on pipeline

Dakota Access said in its reply to the requested restraining order that the bulldozers were operating under the company's construction schedule and did not destroy any important historical sites. "The Standing Rock Sioux are demanding that their rights, their people and their traditional territories be respected". They called for an emergency, temporary stopping of the construction on Tuesday, claiming that the company is already desecrating their burial sites.

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Donald Trump praises 'patriot' Phyllis Schlafly

Reportedly, after Phyllis Schlafly's very public and controversial endorsement of Donald Trump, her daughter and other board members tried to stage a coup of the Missouri-based activist organization that she'd founded, including taking over control of the group's bank accounts and other finances.

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Brock Turner registers as sex offender in Ohio

Brock Turner, the ex-Stanford swimming star convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman on campus, formally registered as a sex offender Tuesday in Xenia, Ohio. He must register as a sex offender for life. In June, Judge Aaron Persky handed down a sentence of six months because a longer stay might "have a severe impact on him", he said at the time .

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ITT Technical Institute shuts down after federal ruling

The company operates 137 ITT Technical Institute and Daniel Webster College campuses , and online programs collectively enroll some 40,000 students across at least 39 states, according to its most recent quarterly filing with the U.S. ITT Tech students Brown and Corin Pearson want answers. But there was no sign the school's operations were disrupted except for a couple fliers on the doors from a local competitor trying to scoop up potential new students.

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Kaine slams Trump's 'bizarre fascination' with strongmen

Trump's campaign moved to pre-empt the criticism from Clinton's camp on Tuesday by releasing a letter signed by 88 retired US generals and admirals who are supporting the Republican nominee's White House bid. After the brash billionaire made a sudden trip to Mexico last week to meet President Enrique Pena Nieto, Mrs Clinton said Mr Trump choked because he failed to discuss his demand that Mexico pay for Mr Trump's border wall.

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88 military leaders endorsed Donald Trump. Discuss.

Seems impressive, right? Eighty-eight generals and admirals sounds like a lot of military leaders, all rallying around the tough-talking, law-and-order candidate pledging to restore greatness to America's armed forces. Trump and Democratic rival Hillary Clinton enter a week that will focus on national security, with a Wednesday commander-in-chief forum on MSNBC and the anniversary of 9/11 on Sunday, but Clinton has the endorsements of more four-star generals than Trump.

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Krauthammer: Trump's rising poll numbers not surprising

Her conduct, he says, "is disqualifying". She told the Federal Bureau of Investigation she relied on her staff not to send emails containing classified information. And his son is a member of the U.S. Marine Corps based at Camp Lejeune. "We're going to make that decision into the future", Trump said. The Republican White House contender said the Mexican president violated some "ground rules" by admitting that the two did actually discuss payment of his proposed border wall between the two ...

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President Obama Pens Open Letter to American Workers on Labor Day

Much of that is due to legislation that has somewhat mitigated the need for unions. A united collection of workers not only helps to prevent abuse and offers a collective bargaining force, but it also ensures that individual employees are respected and treated equally.

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Trump tops Clinton in new poll

Overall, FiveThirtyEight's poll project Clinton's probability of emerging as President Barack Obama's successor at 71 percent. The poll surveyed more than 1,100 registered MA voters and almost 75,000 from across the country via the Internet between August 9 and September 1.

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Bill Cosby sexual assault trial could start in June 2017

In a motion filed on Tuesday by Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele , prosecutors write, "Since the victim disclosed this drug-facilitated assault to the police, other women, suffering almost identical trauma at the hands of the defendant came forward".

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Victims shot at Caribbean celebration identified

Roughly a half-hour earlier, Tyreke Borel, 17, was struck and killed in a separate shooting when two members of rival gangs got into an argument and opened fire on each other , striking Borel, who was an innocent bystander, sources said. Earlier the same morning, a Bronx man, Denentro Josiah, was stabbed to death during festivities. He was taken to New York Methodist Hospital in stable condition, according to police.

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Some Farmworkers Opposed to Overtime Bill

The bill creates an overtime pay structure for farm workers similar to employees in other industries, overtime pay after 8 hours of work instead of 10. Dodd issued a statement, saying he had "concerns with the bill that weren't worked out, so I wasn't able to support it". "They represent somewhere between 4,000 and 7,000 farm workers when we have over 600,000 farm workers in our state", said Olsen.

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Starbucks store left pulverised after being caught in powerful and spectacular tornado

The devastation has forced 220 people to be temporarily placed in shelters, many of whom lived in several large apartment complexes that were heavily damaged, Kokomo Mayor Greg Goodnight said Thursday morning. But meteorologist Amos Dodson in the agency's North Webster, Indiana, office says crews are still surveying damage near Peru to determine if it was caused by a tornado.

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Saudi Arabia's Top Cleric Says Iranians are 'not Muslims'

Khamenei's outburst comes during a period of prolonged but heightened tensions between the two Gulf States, over issues as far reaching as ideological hostilities as well as more specific differences over regional conflicts. "The Al Saud regime has made some moves over the past years, which are very rare in the history of Islam", Velayati, who is also an global adviser to Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei , said.

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Three-run 8th inning lifts Nationals over Braves 9-7

An inside-the-park home run for a first career homer seems like something that would be pretty rare, but it actually happened last season. Koda Glover (2-0) retired the only two batters he faced to earn the victory, while Mark Melancon earned his 39th save in 42 opportunities.

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Bullies Throw Deaf High School Student's Backpack In The Toilet

The mother of Alexis Hernandez said the backpack was snatched during lunch. Had the situation been assessed and classified as a bullying situation, we take those reports and situations very seriously as well, and address them immediately.

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Obama cancels meeting with Philippines' president after insult

You must be respectful. "Son of a bitch, I will curse you in that forum", Duterte said , expecting Obama to criticize him for human rights abuses in a drug war which has left over 2,400 dead. "I never think of hate, because hate belongs to that era ", said the victim, who requested anonymity. I asked who was coming. But the unusually open tensions between the United States and the Philippines, its former colony, threaten to overshadow the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ( ASEAN ) ...

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Michigan teen kills himself after accidentally killing teen

The witness told detectives that the teen who was not shot became distraught and shot himself. Ledbetter says the gun was not stolen but was not properly registered either. Frazier's grief-stricken mother took to Facebook after hearing what happened. "Our bond is a forever bond", she said in a separate post. Hunter studied law enforcement at Kalamazoo Valley Community College, according to his Facebook page , which featured a slew of pictures of him playing basketball and football.

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SC kills millions of bees with Zika spray

And it generally notifies beekeepers by phone or email - something the county says it also did in this case, CNN reports , although beekeeper Juanita Stanley says she didn't get such a message. "My bee yard looks like it's been nuked", Stanley said in an interview with the Post and Courier . "To minimize hazard to bees, it is recommended that the product is not applied more than two hours after sunrise or two hours before sunset, limiting application to times when bees are least active".

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Donald Trump Says Hillary Clinton Lacks a 'Presidential Look'

While Ms. Clinton's grasp of policy and patience for detail are far superior to Mr. Trump, it is unclear as to how their face off will play out. She suggested the Russians might be trying to help Trump. 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.

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Rory McIlroy Wins Deutsche Bank Championship

Ranked 38th in the Fed-Ex Cup after the Barclays last week he jumped to fourth in the standings with the win, pushing Adam Scott down one position to fifth. A criticism of my golf game, I take it, and I know what I need to work on and sometimes those people point out the obvious but, yeah, I would say that's the most unfair criticism I receive, is what I do at the gym.

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Cosby could face multiple accusers at June 5 assault trial

The same month as the People report, the court unsealed a deposition Cosby gave in 2005 and 2006 in relation to a civil suit filed over the matter. As in the other alleged assault cases, he invited her over to his house, gave her some pills to make her relaxed, and then assaulted her.

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Sex Assault Trial Date Set For Bill Cosby Next June

Cosby is accused of sexually assaulting then-Temple employee Andrea Constand in his Cheltenham house in 2004. As well as hoping to exclude the deposition evidence, Cosby's lawyers want to prevent any trial jury from hearing a tape of a conversation between Cosby and Ms Constand's mother.

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Apple's €13bn European Union tax bill 'total political crap', claims Tim Cook

Ireland's cabinet members are now deliberating whether or not they should follow Noonan's advice to appeal the Commission's ruling. The tax savings enabled the company to avoid taxation on nearly all profits generated by sales of Apple products in the entire EU Single Market, which has been made possible by the Apple's decision to record all sales in Ireland rather than in the countries where products are actually sold.

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ITT Technical Institute Closes All Locations Nationwide

Most for-profit colleges rely on federal student loans, funded by taxpayers, to enroll new students; the value of loans now taken out by ITT Tech students is as high at $500 million, according to the Department of Education . ITT Educational Services, a for-profit college that operated a campus in Clive, will close immediately the college announced Tuesday. Numerous 45,000 new students enrolled past year were able to pay only through federal loans and grants.

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ITT Tech shutters campuses after federal aid sanctions

ITT Educational Services, Inc announced Tuesday that with "profound regret" they were ending educational services at their campuses in more than 130 communities nationwide. "The market for students that enroll without Title IV is essentially non-existent", Urdan said in an email. The school maintains that it will continue to help students, but would not provide specifics.

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Dems Denounce GOP's Bullet-Riddled Wanted Poster Of McCain Opponent

Senate seat, a survey out Thursday showed. Ward had tried to make McCain's age - he's 80 years old - a detriment, even warning that the longtime United States senator and former Republican presidential candidate could die in office. Ducey, like McCain, has said he supports his party's nominee but avoided Trump in his previous four campaign stops in Arizona. "Republicans must be willing to put forward smart, common sense, effective policies", McCain said.

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Poll shows Trump ahead of Clinton

Just 62 days sit between now and Election Day , and the race between Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton is turning into a nail-biter. For more poll results, read here. Clinton's paths to 270 electoral votes are many while Trump's are few. Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz, the chairman of the House Oversight Committee, called for an investigation into whether Clinton tried to impede Congress' initial investigation into her email server by deleting an archive of ...


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