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Dixon, Chevrolet win IndyCar race at Watkins Glen; Pagenaud extends points lead

Power made contact with driver Charlie Kimball before going into the wall late at the Watkins Glen race. Power, the 2012 series champion, is one of the two remaining title contenders. Graham Rahal forfeited his fastest two laps and failed to advance from Segment 1, Group 2 when race stewards penalized him for qualifying interference.

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Twins will wear No. 11 patch in remembrance of Jacob Wetterling

Highlights can be seen Friday night on KVRR Sports Extra, beginning at 9:35. 3, 2016, Patty Wetterling announced that the remains of her son, Jacob Wetterling, had been found almost 27 years after his abduction. After Tuesday's developments in the Jacob Wetterling case, the JWRC program manager says community members have brought up a lot of ideas to honor and create joy for Jacob.

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Ernst attends WASP memorial service at Arlington

But past year, the Pentagon reversed that policy, saying that WASPs are considered to have served as civilians and that the decision to allow them at Arlington had never been properly approved - a decision that came down shortly before her death in April 2015 at age 95.

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Mayor: Chief suspended just prior to shooting

Louis' handling of a U.S. Justice Department forfeiture fund, the Sun-Herald newspaper of Biloxi reported. For now, Bay Saint Louis residents like Sam Moore say they'll always remember former Chief Mike DeNardo fondly. Adam and Fillingame said it's a dark day for their community. Bass said city administrators told the sheriff's office that DeNardo had turned in some of his equipment earlier.

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Vikings Trade for QB Sam Bradford

Bradford replaces Teddy Bridgewater , who went down for the season after suffering a gruesome knee injury this week. "As far as my confidence, and my mental approach to things, I don't think [short preparation] would have any effect". The Vikings were expected to start Shaun Hill at quarterback vs. the Tennessee Titans. "I would think the number of starts, he's a very intelligent quarterback , he's faced this defense before, " Mularkey said.

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Oklahoma teen murders family, gets life

Tulsa County District Attorney, Stephen Kunzweiler gave the rationale behind reaching an agreement with Robert Bever and not pursuing the death penalty. Parents April and David Bever, along with 12-year-old Daniel, 7-year-old Christopher and 5-year-old Victoria were found stabbed to death July 22, 2015.

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Hillary Clinton Uses Matt Lauer Debacle to Ramp Up Donations

While Trump tweeted that "the reviews and polls from nearly everyone of my Commander-in-Chief presentation were great", Clinton and others challenged his comments about US generals "reduced to rubble", discussion of a classified nation security briefing, and praise for Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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Sheriff: Additional Threat Made at Hospital; Sul Ross Being Evacuated

The Alpine High School shooting led to nearby Sul Ross State University being evacuated when a caller phoned police to place a bomb threat on the school. 'There was blood on the floor in the cafeteria that I saw when we went past it on our way out of the school , ' the student said . All schools and administration buildings were put in lockdown.

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Deadly Shooting At Texas High School

And then a threatening note turned up at the Marathon Motel thirty miles east of town. Sheriff Dodson says that the call came from the jail. Dodson said that the initial investigation indicates about five shots were fired in the school.

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'Political crap': Tim Cook condemns Apple tax ruling

Cook has complained in the past that high USA taxes have discouraged the company from bringing those earnings home. Had the United States adopted stronger laws on overseas taxation, the decision may have been different, the European Union said .

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In Florida, Rubio gets Murphy as rival for Senate

Murphy has repeatedly pointed out that Rubio now supports a man he called a conman who can't be trusted. He continued that line of attack on Tuesday. Rubio had declared during his failed presidential campaign that he would not run again for Senate. But Beruff never gained traction. Of all the 16 GOP primary candidates bested by Trump, perhaps no one got under his skin as much as Rubio , who later said he regretted some of the down-and-dirty comments the two exchanged, both in debates and ...

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Jihadists are praying for Donald Trump to win

On the USA intervention in Libya in 2011, Clinton rejected Trump's criticism of her support for the effort as secretary of state. The event offered a prelude to how Clinton and Trump will deal with questions on national security issues in their three upcoming presidential debates later in September and in October.

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Did Hillary Clinton Ace Her 'Job Interview' in North Carolina?

Gillian Warner, 17, of State College kicked off the event and urged the crowd to register more voters for the upcoming election. The law, which requires voters to provide a form of identification at the polls, has been skewered by liberals across the country as discriminatory toward minorities.

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Libertarian VP hopeful Weld to address students in Boston

This is a candidate that is polling (in antiquated polling systems) at over 10 percent and who will be on the ballot in all 50 states. On Election Day, Perot won almost 19 percent of the vote, the best showing by an alternative candidate since ex-President Theodore Roosevelt ran on the Bull Moose ticket in 1912.

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Celebrating Star Trek: 50 Years Of Humanism

Coming to the convention, which is a celebration of all things Trek (in collaboration with CBS Consumer Products ), will be IDW's Editor-in-Chief Chris Ryall, group editor Sarah Gaydos, Trek comics writer Mike Johnson, artist Derek Charm, and very special guest superstar artist John Byrne.

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Abducted woman calls husband from auto boot before being found dead

She was then bundled into the back of her auto. Maze, 47, was driving home after a visit to Helena, Montana, on Tuesday afternoon, authorities said. So we're relatively certain of the time when she became deceased. Her husband reported her as missing, and remained in contact with his wife. "It's a awful thing to have happen, but we will work to find out what did happen", Dutton said.

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Trump Continues To Trail Well Behind Clinton In Fundraising

Trump did little to counter the criticism that he lacks detailed policy proposals, particularly regarding the Islamic State group. Mr. Lauer took a lot of heat for his mostly passive approach to the Republican candidate's inventions, while spending 10 full minutes grilling Ms.

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Vanished flag from famous 9/11 photo returns to ground zero

After disappearing for more than a decade the 3-foot-by 5-foot flag was donated to the museum after it was turned in two years ago by an as-yet-unidentified man at a firehouse in Everett, Wash . The flag's absence, he said, "just felt like a hole in the history of this site". The flag matched in size, nylon material and stitching to the one in the September 11 photo.

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Phoenix police: Woman fatally shot while driving on freeway

There were three suspects, all described as Hispanic men, in the white pickup truck at the time of the shooting. The victim then crashed into the median. Four other vehicles crashed after the shooting, Fox 10 reported, adding that paramedics rushed two other people to hospitals with minor injuries. The highway was reopened before the start of the Friday morning commute.

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Miss America Pageant: DC And Tennessee Contestants Earn Wins

Miss Tennessee, Grace Burgess , left, and Miss District of Columbia, Cierra Jackson , right, won the Talent and Style & Fitness portions of the first night of Miss America Preliminaries, Tuesday, Se. Miss Mississippi Laura Lee Lewis performed the song that helped her claim the state title, "A Piece of Sky" by Barbra Streisand. But it wasn't all quips: Each contestant also offered up a deeper cause that they hoped to promote if they were declared Miss America.

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Student dead, another wounded in school shooting

The deadliest mass school shooting was in 2007, when a gunman slaughtered 32 people at Virginia Tech university. Sheriff's officials have praised the school's response to the incident, which included locking down classrooms until early afternoon.

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Cincinnati Zoo evacuated after suspicious package report

Steve Saunders said. Last month the Cincinnati Zoo deleted its Twitter account after it was deluged with memes about the gorilla. A bomb threat this afternoon has forced the evacuation of the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. Hartsock said he went out a construction gate and followed construction workers to the nearest exit. Zoo officials said the decision was made to kill 17-year-old Harambe to protect the boy, who was treated for scrapes but was otherwise unharmed.

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Donald Trump Gives Props to Vladimir Putin for Being a "Leader"

As nominees for the November 8 presidential election, she and Trump are entitled to receive intelligence briefings. "Trump is more popular than Clinton in Russia, because his political style is what Russians like: he is blunt, sometimes amusing and feeds the "anti-establishment" sentiment", said political analyst Konstanin Kalachev.

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National Football League 2016: Vikings thinking big despite Bridgewater's absence

Bradford is hoping to put those injuries behind him and prove that he was worthy of being the No. 1 overall pick in the 2010 NFL Draft. I thought they were a good team, and I thought they were going to make the playoffs, but I didn't think they were going to win the division and beat the Packers to do it.

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Donald Trump making second stop in Ohio this week

The candidates continued to trade shots on the campaign trail Thursday, after a national security forum Wednesday night. Asked about what critics call her hawkish foreign policy record, Clinton said: "We are not putting ground troops into Iraq ever again and we are not putting ground troops into Syria".

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United States presidential candidate asks, 'What is Aleppo?'

As the interview continued, host Joe Scarborough questioned Johnson's qualifications to be president because he did not know about Aleppo . After an imperceptible pause, Barnicle replied , "You're kidding". Should I have identified Aleppo? It would be interesting to see how many Americans know what Aleppo is, let alone where it is. Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson listens as his running mate vice presidential candidate Bill Weld speaks at a campaign rally in ...

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Syrian government forces capture more areas in Aleppo

Aleppo has been divided for years into government and rebel sectors, but President Bashar al-Assad's army has put the opposition areas under siege and now hopes to capture the whole city in what would be a devastating blow to his enemies. Hospitals in Aleppo were filled with the screams of bloodied children today as the city was shelled just 24 hours after an alleged chlorine gas attack .

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Step by step to Heinrich's Wetterling confession

Heinrich had been under increasing scrutiny as authorities have revisited Jacob's abduction and investigated a string of sexual assaults on preteen and teen boys near Paynesville, Minn., in the mid- to late 1980s; Jacob was taken less than a mile from his home in St.

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Star-Tribune pulls column criticizing an anchor's skinny jeans

In her story, the columnist, who goes by the initials C.J., wrote, "Somebody at KARE 11 didn't do Jana Shortal any favors with that wide camera shot on Tuesday's Breaking the News while the show examined the tragic details surrounding the murder of Jacob Wetterling ".

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Trump Calls Resignation of Mexico Minister a Campaign Victory

The Financial Times and other worldwide media reported Luis Videgaray will step down as Mexico's finance minister, citing local media reports on Wednesday Sept. -Mexico relationship. Videgaray, who has also been rumoured as a potential 2017 gubernatorial candidate for the ruling party in the State of Mexico, a populous region next to the capital, will not take another public post , a finance ministry spokeswoman said.

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Thank Matt Lauer When President Trump Nukes Mexico

What did Lauer do so badly? He wrongly claimed that he had opposed the Iraq War and depicted Hillary Clinton as a reckless warmonger, eager to intervene whenever and wherever should could. But here's one more place that unpopularity pops up: the number of people who simply don't choose either candidate. One, the outcome on November 8 is largely up to Trump .

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Shooting reported at Texas high school

The sheriff told reporters that he knew her grandparents, who said she was a straight "A" student and saw now indication of a potential threat. "This is Alpine . Brewster County Sheriff Ronny Dodson said preliminary information indicates a female student shot another female student in a bathroom. Following the shooting, area public schools and Sul Ross State University were put on lockdown because a bomb threat was issued by a male caller.

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Mattress Store Pulls 9/11-Themed Ad For 'Twin Tower Sale'

Today, I was made aware of a social media video produced by our San Antonio team highlighting a promotional sale using the upcoming 9/11 anniversary as the incentive. The store should have forgotten to make this ad in the first place. . There will never be an appropriate time to mock 9/11, and to do it to promote mattress sales?! "If that were the case they would have been so disgusted with your commercial that it would have never seen the light of day!" Are you kidding me? Today, though, ...

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At least one person shot at west Texas school

Some of the high school's students were seen comforting each other after they were evacuated to a nearby church. In total, authorities said there were four active scenes, one at Sul Ross State University , one at the Big Bend Regional Medical Center, another at Alpine High School and the last at the Marathon Motel.

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Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton Questioned on National Security

Trump not only to lie about his support for the Iraq war , but to make key assertions, left unchallenged, that legitimately raise questions about his allegiance to his own country and its warfighters. "I took it very seriously", Clinton rebutted. Trump did not directly respond to Clinton's critique Thursday. "Republicans are just in a bad dilemma trying to support a totally unqualified nominee, I have no sympathy for them, it's their nominee", she said.


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