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Weak tornado damages National Guard's Camp Ripley

The last solar panels were scheduled to be installed at the facility Thursday. Severe storms on Wednesday night damaged Minnesota Power's 10-megawatt solar array under construction at Camp Ripley, which was set to be dedicated next week. "We can fix buildings and replace damaged equipment, but our people are irreplaceable", St. Sauver said. The path of the storm moved east-northeast from 100th Avenue, continued through Camp Ripley and ended a quarter to a half-mile north of 223rd Street on ...

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Wisconsin stuns No. 5 LSU in season-opener, 16-14

After throwing an interception on his first pass of the game, Speight more than made amends after that, completing 10 of 13 passes for 145 yards and three touchdowns to help lead Michigan's rout in front of 110,222 people at Michigan Stadium.

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Lauer's rough night increases pressure on debate moderators

It's a dead heat in the Sunshine State between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. "Humility is not something you hear about much in politics, is it? But you should. Trump has criticized Clinton's record in public office and questioned her honesty and qualifications for the White House. Clinton pushed back, saying Trump has lagged in securing key military supporters compared to past Republican nominees including John McCain and Mitt Romney.

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Girl shoots student, kills herself at Texas high school

A public radio reporter in Marfa, about 30 miles west of Alpine, tweeted that one student was injured and the shooter died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot. The grandfather of the alleged shooter told the sheriff , "We don't know what would provoke this". "It was so scary and very intense. I've never seen anything like this".

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Trump Campaign Announces $90 Million Fundraising Haul in August

He also said he would ask the joint chiefs of staff to conduct a review of the nation's cyber defenses to determine all vulnerabilities. During the forum, which took place at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum in Manhattan, Trump said under "President Obama and Hillary Clinton, the generals have been reduced to rubble".

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Hillary Clinton to rally at JCSU Thursday

Clinton backed taking action. Clinton will speak to a crowd at the Jack S. Brayboy Gymnasium on the campus of Johnson C. Smith University, as she makes her case for president in the crucial general election swing state. A big chunk of Clinton's appearance featured her steely, lawyer-like insistence that she did nothing improper with her private email server while secretary of state.

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Johnson asks 'What is Aleppo'; says he 'blanked' when asked

Bill Weld of MA, have been aggressively making the case that they represent a viable alternative for voters who are not happy with the major party nominees Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. William Weld . "Okay, Got it. Well, with regard to Syria, I do think that it's a mess ", he said before laying out his position of working closer with the Russian government in the war-torn country.

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Clinton, Trump participate in security forum

In the Cavuto interview that Trump cited, he also said: "It's sort like either do it or don't do it". Reflecting on her Christianity, Clinton said Jesus Christ's greatest command was to love. Trump made a gaffe regarding veteran suicide. He corrected an audience member who asked what he would do to address the crisis of 20 USA veterans who die each day by suicide.

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Forum puts focus on how Clinton is judged compared to Trump

If Trump can barely squeak by Lauer's softball questions, he is going to have a real tough time during the actual debates. When she was delivering a detailed explanation of the Iran nuclear deal, Lauer wanted to cut her short again, but Clinton pushed back.

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Wells Fargo to pay $185 million fine over 'widespread illegal practice'

The CFPB said Wells Fargo sales staff opened more than 2 million bank and credit card accounts that may have not been authorized by customers. Wells Fargo's questionable sales tactics were first disclosed by The Los Angeles Times in an investigation in 2013 , prompting the L.A.

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California extends most ambitious US climate change law

The Democratic governor signed the legislation in a Los Angeles park amid opposition from the oil industry, business groups and Republicans. Last October, Governor Brown signed landmark legislation - SB 350 - to double the rate of energy efficiency savings in California buildings and generate half of the state's electricity from renewable sources by 2030.

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Serena Williams falls to Karolina Pliskova in US Open semifinal

Pliskova beat Kerber in the final of Cincinnati just two weeks ago, ironically preventing the German from hitting No.1 earlier. Her rise began in January with a maiden major triumph at the Australian Open, where she had to defend match point against Japan's Misaki Doi in the first round, and could now end with another success in Flushing Meadows .

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ITT Tech Closes-ATC Comes To The Rescue

Department of Education have forced us to cease operations of the ITT Technical Institutes, and we will not be offering our September quarter", said a press release from the school. Concluding that the school was on the brink financially, ED also hiked the amount of ITT's letter for credit demanded by the Department from $124 million to $247 million.

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Broncos' Marshall kneels during US national anthem

Marshall, a fifth round pick back in 2012, was a college teammate of Kaepernick's at Nevada. Marshall is the third player to sit out during the national anthem . "Kaep, he's using his platform how he wants to use it, to reach the masses", Marshall said. But at the same time, he taught me to respect other people's beliefs and values, so I do that.

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Poll shows Trump, Clinton tied in Florida

The shift comes as opinion polls tighten between Clinton, the former secretary of state and USA senator, and Trump, a NY businessman, ahead of the November 8 election. Our country needs a president who will treat everyone with the respect they deserve and that's why Hillary Clinton will have my vote on November 8.

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U.S. judge sets Bill Cosby sex assault trial for June 5

Cosby has denied all allegations, and he pleaded not guilty to the Pennsylvania charges. The woman said Cosby told her he wanted to see her act and handed her a script for an intoxicated character and an alcoholic beverage he wanted her to "sip on".

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Killed After Planes Collide In West Georgia

Paleontologists say the 130-million-year-old tracks were probably made by a medium-sized carnivore. A Chattanooga woman was killed Wednesday when a plane she was in collided with another small plane midair in western Georgia. West Georgia Regional Airport is a "non-controlled" facility, meaning flights in and out of the airport are not monitored by air traffic controllers in a control tower.

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FBI Director James Comey Defends Release of Hillary Clinton Email Documents

Within minutes of Hillary Clinton taking the stage before a crowd full of military veterans at NBC News's Commander-in-Chief forum Wednesday night, moderator Matt Lauer turned the discussion to the e-mail scandal that has dogged the presidential hopeful's campaign since its inception.

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Broncos' Brandon Marshall kneels during national anthem in NFL opener

Denver Broncos star Brandon Marshall is the first National Football League player to protest police brutality during a regular season game. The gesture follows the lead of San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who refused to stand for the anthem during the preseason in protest of racial discrimination and police brutality.

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Merkel's party suffers state poll blow

However, the result didn't pose any immediate threat to Merkel, 62, Germany's leader since 2005. The chancellor, who is attending the G20 summit in the Chinese city of Hangzhou to attend the G20 summit, is not voting in the polls as her main residence is in Berlin .

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Frantic woman calls family from trunk of vehicle before death

They listed her manner of death as "pending". By the time officers found Rita Maze's vehicle near the Spokane Airport early Wednesday, Maze was dead. The FBI Salt Lake City Field Office, along with the Lewis and Clark County Sheriff's Office continue to investigate Maze's death. "She was at a rest stop and a suspect approached her and hit her in the head and put her in the trunk".

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'Please, Allah, make Trump president,' Clinton says ISIL terrorists pray

The theory was denied by the Clinton campaign. Again speaking of Trump, Clinton said she wouldn't let the Veterans Administration "be privatized, and I do think there is an agenda out there, supported by my opponent to do just that". "People. Reince actually said HRC needed to smile more". And Trump was asked about his claim that he knows more about ISIS than the generals. "In the Oval Office, it's not".

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Torii Hunter Jr. Injury: Updates on Notre Dame WR's Possible Concussion, Return

Those Longhorns could be a nine-win team, and if that's Notre Dame's only loss, the selection committee would look at its resume even more favorably. After the game, Strong said what the screaming throng felt: "Our fans really needed that".

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Obama defends South China Sea ruling

Duterte said Li's remarks represented one of his own principles and he said improving relations with China was his "active desire", according to the statement. Although the Scarborough Shoal is merely a few rocks poking above the sea, it is important to the Philippines because of the fish stocks in the area.

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Libertarian Johnson takes heat for 'What is Aleppo?' blunder

Johnson , visibly caught off-guard by the question, appeared to not be immediately familiar with the northwestern Syrian city entangled in the country's violent civil war. "It happens, and it will happen again during the course of this campaign". "I think it is the appropriate time for him to step up and make definitive statements rather than hints", Choate said.

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White House Names First Chief Information Security Officer

The Obama administration has been increasingly stressing the need for stronger cybersecurity in the president's previous year in office. Russian Federation has been suspected of masterminding hacks into the Democratic political organizations and state election systems, according to US intelligence officials.

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Kidnapped US woman calls family from boot before dying

A terrified Montana woman called her husband from the dark trunk of a moving auto to say she had been overpowered at a highway rest stop and didn't know where she was. When Maze didn't come home on time and her family was unable to reach her, they became concerned for her safety. Rita Maze was hysterical during the ordeal, her daughter said.

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Olympics had no Zika cases, World Health Organization says

Mt. Juliet police say there have been no locally-transmitted cases of Zika in the city or state as of Friday. Pregnant women without symptoms but with male partners who have been infected with Zika have also been encouraged to be tested.

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Turkish Troops Trade Fire With Syrian Kurds Along Border

In a statement, Turkey's military said the militants fired rockets at Turkish tanks during clashes near the border area from where the Islamic State was pushed out on Sunday, immediately killing two and wounding five soldiers. A photographer for the AFP news agency reported seeing hundreds of civilians queuing at the border gate. Canikli said that a 772 square kilometre (300 square mile) area had been cleared from IS fighters and was now under control of pro-Ankara fighters.

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Cam Newton featured in Under Armour ad ahead of National Football League kickoff

How the reigning NFL MVP didn't suffer a concussion on the play is mind-boggling. Throughout the clip, Newton is wearing his signature cleat, the Under Armour C1N , which is available on ua.com for $160 as well as dickssportinggoods.com and eastbay.com.

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Minnesota Families Sue Over 'Twerking,' 'Grinding' Transgender Student

McCaleb asserted that "telling girls that their privacy and modesty don't merit a private and secure changing area" is nothing short of a clear "attack on women". "One on such occasion, Student X walked into the boys' basketball locker room while Girl Plaintiff A was in her underwear and removed his trousers while he was near her and other girls who were also changing", the lawsuit states.

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ORC Poll: Clinton Will Out-Debate Trump

Even some of his colleagues now saying it was disappointing. Two additional poll shows Clinton leading Trump in North Carolina and Pennsylvania, but only by a smidgen. When Hillary Clinton arrived at her brand-new campaign plane, she greeted crew members, climbed aboard and then made a surprise move: a beeline to the dozens of journalists seated in the back.

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Man admits kidnapping and killing 11-year-old boy in 1989

Jacob went missing one evening when when he and his brother left their home in the hamlet of Saint James, Minn., with a friend to ride their bicycles and a scooter to a store to rent a movie. Heinrich was asked to describe during the court hearing what happened the night of October 22, 1989, the last night Wetterling was seen alive. The 53-year-old Andover man described donning a mask and confronting three children with a revolver near Jacob's central Minnesota home.

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Serena crashes out of US Open, loses No. 1 ranking

Pliskova, who became the first Czech woman to make the US Open final since Helena Suková in 1993, played a flawless first set, helped by her thumping first serve. One thought: Maybe it was a recurrence of the soreness in her right shoulder that became bothersome in the days right after she won singles and doubles titles at Wimbledon two months ago.

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Tim Tebow signs minor-league deal with New York Mets

Alderson is insisting the opposite, ready to believe everything Tebow has promised, even if it means allowing him to skip as many days of a three-week minor league instructional camp as needed so Tebow can continue his role as a college football broadcaster.


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