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Arizona could be a spoiler on the road to 270

CNN's latest poll of polls found Johnson sitting at an average of 9 percent nationwide, and a Quinnipiac poll from mid-August had Johnson at 12 percent in Virginia. That's something which I'll evaluate over the coming weeks and months. Romney is not the only former presidential candidate advocating for Johnson and Weld to qualify for the presidential debates.

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US investigates Russia for attempting to hack the election

Unlike Obama and Clapper, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has doubled down on the claim that the Kremlin was behind the attacks. The director of United States national intelligence, James Clapper, is overseeing the multi-agency probe.

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Man seeks mystery newlyweds after snapping stunning sunset photo at Yosemite

Photographer Michael Karas just crossed an adventure off his bucket list : making it to Yosemite National Park in California. Karas finally got an answer on Tuesday, when he spoke with Mack, who identified herself as the bride. He also added that he was not "trying to upstage their photographer". "I hope you like this photo as much as everybody else did.' And, I'd just like to be able to send it to them", Karas said.

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Female WWII pilot laid to rest at Arlington

While the women were only permitted to fly missions in the continental U.S. and Canada, 38 WASPs were killed during the course of the war as the result of various accidents, malfunctions, and other hazards. She flew noncombat missions as a pilot during World War II, but her service wasn't enough to allow Elaine Harmon be inurned at Arlington National Cemetery.

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A's score 3 in the eighth to beat Angels 3-2

The veteran slugger notched two hits on Tuesday to extend his hitting streak to 12 games, going 23-for-51 with six homers and 14 RBIs during the stretch.TV: 3:35 p.m. Cotton was part of the trade that sent outfielder Josh Reddick to the Dodgers. He almost tossed a one-hitter in his second start for Triple-A Nashville, giving the Oakland front office a preview of his potential at the next level.

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USA urges all donated blood undergo tests for Zika

The World Health Organisation says 53 countries around the world have reported Zika outbreaks since 2015. "Over 8,000 travel-associated and over 2,000 non-travel associated cases of Zika have been reported in the United States and U.S.

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United States investigates if Russian Federation may be trying to influence election

The objective of the investigation will be to understand the scope and intent of the Russian campaign and to understand Russian covert influence operations, the Washington Post reported Monday .This investigation comes shortly after the hack of voter databases in two states.

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Obama meets Duterte after 'whore' slur: Philippines

Given what Duterte said , "we felt that it wasn't the right time to have a bilateral meeting with the USA president", Ben Rhodes, Obama's deputy national security adviser, said. "I'm very inspired by you, and one of the things we want to do is work with the center and organizations like yours not only to make sure victims get services they need but also clean this up so the next generation doesn't have to do this".

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DNI's James Clapper says of the presidential election, "It will be okay"

U.S. president Barack Obama has warned that "unhealthy" competition amongst different nation-state computer weapons systems risks creating a "Wild West" where no-one is safe. Obama said cyber warfare was "a topic of conversation with President Putin, as it has been with other countries". "When he calls me brilliant, I'll take the compliment", Trump said during a televised town hall meeting Wednesday.

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Fewer traffic deaths this year over Labor Day weekend

Troopers also arrested 22 people for boating while intoxicated over the 2015 Labor Day weekend. From Thursday to Monday, the counting period police use for the holiday weekend, there were seven fatalities and 705 crashes investigated by the state police.

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Apple Announces Wireless AirPod Headphones Along with New Beats Wireless Headphones

A new, waterproof Apple Watch: It might look the same on the outside, but Apple introduced a waterproof Apple Watch that is 50% faster and has a brighter display. The wireless in-ear headphones are powered by an ultra-low power Apple-designed W1 chip. "The most advanced mobile operating system deserves the most advanced smartphone", Cook said, adding (not surprisingly) that the iPhone 7 is "the best iPhone that we have ever created".

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Exciting Things You Can Do With the Apple Watch

Yes, we're all going to keep losing this new accessory, at least until headphone makers stop making headphones with standard audio plugs. Lastly, Schiller said that ditching the headphone jack paves the way for Apple's new wireless-earbud technology.

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'Very unusual' university librarian leaves school $4 million fortune

The school estimates that by the time he died past year at the age of 77, he had read 1,938 books. He left the school his life savings: $4 million. Morin passed away at 77 years old. The school describes Morin as having a passion for movies, watching more than 22,000 of them between 1979 and 1997. He read, in chronological order, every book published in the USA from 1930 to 1940 - excluding children's books, textbooks and books about cooking and technology.

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Alleged bank robber, 70, chooses prison over living with wife

The teller complied with Ripple's demands, but Ripple did not flee after receiving the cash. As just about every married man reading this article will tell you, there are times when you'd rather be anywhere, anywhere at all, instead of home with your wife.

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3 dead in plane crash near west Georgia airport

Taylor Nicole Stone, 24, was among three people who died in the crash at a rural airport, her pastor, Christopher Sheets, confirmed Wednesday. The fire chief said wreckage from the planes was so mixed together that first responders initially thought the debris all belonged to a single aircraft.

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ITT Tech Schools Go Bust

Edison State offers the following career programs that parallel the offerings found at ITT Tech.in Dayton: Electrical Engineering Technology, Information Technology, and Nursing. Students who are not eligible for a closed school discharge may be eligible for debt relief if their school committed fraud or otherwise violated state law.

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Tropical storm warning still in effect as Hermine moves more northwest

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said officials were still on alert, especially on the state's southern coast where he declared a state of emergency in three counties. Associated Press contributors include Seth Borenstein and Jessica Gresko in Washington; Jeffrey Collins in Columbia, South Carolina; Tamara Lush in Tampa, Florida; Bruce Shipkowski in Seaside Heights, New Jersey; Jeff Martin in Atlanta; and Deepti Hajela in New York City.

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NRA endorses Democrat Chris Koster for Missouri governor

Koster is the only Democratic statewide candidate in Missouri the NRA has endorsed . "For over 17 years, he has fought to preserve the constitutional rights of law-abiding Missourians", PAC chairman Chris W. "We're not gonna win the career politician insider endorsement contest", campaign manager Austin Chambers said in an email. Notably, the attorney general has also backed a suit against the University of Missouri on behalf of a law professor seeking to carry his gun on campus for ...

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Phillippines president calls President Obama a 'son of a -bleep-'

The Filipino president called Obama a "son of a b--" on Monday and, while speaking to reporters, warned Obama not to question his policy of extrajudicial killings. Responding to questions from local reporters Monday about how he would react if Mr. Obama raised the human-rights issue, Duterte appeared angry and blamed the USA -which ran the Philippines as a colony until 1946-for causing the country's problems.

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Clinton defends email handling at NBC forum

Clinton used the opportunity to discuss that she was present in the situation room during the raid and capture of Osama Bin Laden. "It was a mistake to have a personal account, I would certainly not do it again", said Clinton. "My opponent was for the war in Iraq", Clinton said. The war began in 2003. According to Politifact , Trump only began to publicly opposing the war once it had began.

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Clinton emails search finds 1 new message about Benghazi

He then rhetorically asked Clinton whether she was a "crack dealer" since she had so many mobile devices. Comey said the documents were made public as soon as they had been cleared for release, were processed under the Freedom of Information Act and had received the "necessary sign-offs from other agencies with interest in the information".

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Hermine spares much of US East Coast, lingering well offshore

However, the hurricane is expected to hover over the sea before it again weakens by Tuesday . The strongest winds (40-45mph) will be on Block Island. "We are already experiencing more and more flooding due to climate change in every storm", said Michael Oppenheimer, a geosciences professor at Princeton University.

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Rio spotlight shifts focus to Paralympics

They are looking to improve on the 120 medals they won four years ago in London, where they finished third behind China and Russian Federation. "It is also important that we invest in sport and I am pleased that my Department has recently invested £1million in disability sports".

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Local colleges reach out to students displaced by ITT Tech closings

Ozark Technical Community College will be hosting an open house for the students of ITT Tech. George Stone Technical Center also is reaching out to ITT students to make them aware of its tech-centric courses, such as cybersecurity, network support services, network systems administrations and computer systems and information technology.

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Trump Rented Mar-A-Lago to Pam Bondi at Severe Discount

Donald Trump gave Pam Bondi a $25,000 campaign donation as the Florida Republican Attorney General was deliberating on whether or not to bring a suit against the Manhattan billionaire for fraud at his Trump University. Both Trump and Bondi have denied any wrongdoing. In testimony to the New York State Commission on Government Integrity in 1988, Trump said he did not see anything wrong with it because he assumed others understood what he was doing and that it was what his lawyers suggested.

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Clinton, Trump to square off on national security issues

The appearances mark an intense, two-day focus on national security by Trump, who has offered tough rhetoric - but few details - on America's challenges overseas. The Republican also said that, if elected, he would give military leaders 30 days to formulate a multipronged plan to defeat the Islamic State group.

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Brock Turner Registers As A Sex Offender

Some protesters were armed, and menacing threats, such as "Shoot your local rapist" and "We don't forgive, we don't forget, expect us!" were written in chalk, The San Francisco Chronicle reported . As per the terms of his conviction, he will have to register as a sex offender no matter where he lives for the rest of his life. He will enter a sex offender management program for at least one year and as long as three.

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Flag that vanished from 9/11 ground zero site found in Washington state

The 9/11 Memorial & Museum in New York City announced that the flag had been returned to authorities in Washington State nearly two years ago - by a man whose identity remains unknown - and would be unveiled at the museum in a ceremony Thursday morning.

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Gary Johnson Sees Backlash if He's Excluded from Debate Stage

Hillary Clinton is viewed by Donald Trump's core supporters as a scheming, untrustworthy elitist who acts and believes she is above the law. In their first TV ad to air locally, Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson and running mate William Weld look directly into the camera as they introduce themselves.

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ITT Technical Institute has closed its doors

Beihl is trying to look on the bright side and knows while she won't get her degree as soon as she thought, she did get some experience at ITT Tech. The company said it had explored alternatives, such as transferring the schools to a nonprofit or public institution.

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Pence says he believes Obama born in US

Trump's running mate, Indiana Governor Mike Pence, was asked about the president's birthplace on Wednesday. On Monday, he told reporters aboard his plane that he doesn't talk about it "because if I talk about that, your whole thing will be about that".

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Hillary Clinton has 2-point lead over Donald Trump — UPI/CVoter poll

On Tuesday, the Dallas Morning News railed against Donald Trump , saying he is "at odds with almost every GOP ideal this newspaper holds dear.is not qualified to serve as president, and does not deserve your vote". ► Increase the Army to around 540,000 troops, the Marine Corps to 36 battalions, the Navy to near 350 surface ships and submarines and bolster the Air Force to at least 1,200 fighter aircraft.

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Trump Gaining as Presidential Polls Grow Tighter

And to military vets and their families, she pointed anew to his summertime dustup with the Muslim parents of a slain American soldier. The Democratic presidential nominee called on her rival to reveal details about his communication with Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi , to whom Trump made a $25,000 political contribution in 2013 as Bondi was considering investigating claims against Trump University, the embattled for-profit education business.

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Hillary Clinton opening new campaign offices in Allegheny, Washington counties

An NBC News|SurveyMonkey Weekly Election Tracking poll published early Wednesday showed that voters who now serve in the military or previously served prefer Trump over Clinton by 19 points. The campaign has not released his full schedule for the day. Speaking to reporters on her new campaign plane, she took credit for Trump's overture to the news media.

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Trump seeks distance from donation supporting Florida AG

They are there for me". The controversy surrounds a $25,000 donation Trump's family foundation made to a super PAC backing the campaign of Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi , the New York Times reports . The first documented contribution to Bondi from the Trumps was on September 10, 2013, when daughter Ivanka gave $500 - about two weeks after Schneiderman filed his suit in NY that Bondi's office was reviewing.


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