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U.S. transferred $1.7 billion to Iran in foreign cash

Pallets of cash, $1.7 billion in foreign currency, shipped to Iran on a private plane. The money was to resolve a dispute over an arms deal dating to before the Iranian Revolution in 1979, but the timing of the payments - coming only after Iran released four American prisoners - has prompted criticism that they amounted to a hostage ransom.

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Clinton says she regrets calling Trump supporters 'deplorables'

But Republican strategist Ana Navarro said that Clinton's remark is still problematic. "Wow, Hillary Clinton was SO INSULTING to my supporters , millions of incredible, hard-working people". "And he has lifted them up", she added. "What a bad thing she said about so many great Americans!" Yes, it would seem that for Hillary Clinton and her party there is no room for a diversity of opinion or beliefs.

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Kansas sheriff's deputy dies when patrol vehicle hit by driver

The deputy was identified as Master Deputy Brandon Collins. Highway 69 is closed in both directions for the time being. FOX 4 will have more information as details emerge.

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Republicans Lash Out At Clinton Over 'Basket Of Deplorables' Remark

Roger Stone, a supporter and former adviser to Republican presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald TrumpTrump ally Roger Stone: "I'm proud to be one of the " deplorables " Trump: "Clinton's "deplorables" comment shows her "bigotry" Priebus blasts Clinton's "contempt" for "ordinary Americans" MORE, shared a bold response to Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonTrump ally Roger Stone: "I'm proud to be one of the " deplorables " Trump: "Clinton's " deplorables " comment shows her "bigotry" ...

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Reagan shooter John Hinckley Jr. released from mental hospital

For the past two years, he's been allowed to spend 17 days a month with his mother in her home at Kingsmill in Williamsburg. The 61-year-old attempted to assassinate Reagan and shot three others outside the Washington Hilton on March 30, 1981 .

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Donald Trump voters 'basket of deplorables', says Hillary Clinton

During the 2008 Democratic primary, then-Senator Obama said that small-town voters "cling to guns or religion or antipathy to people who aren't like them or anti-immigrant sentiment or anti-trade sentiment as a way to explain their frustrations".

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Donald Trump just provided the first detailed education proposal of his campaign

It isn't easy, but I have learned to be grateful not just for my blessings but also for my faults - and there are plenty! Trump said in a tweet . Donald Trump has arrived at the funeral of conservative icon Phyllis Schlafly. Trump's running mate, Mike Pence also derided her statement that some people are "irredeemable" at a Values Voter Summit in Washington, D.C. Eric Trump said "everyone in OH needs to realize that the future of this country really depends on them and the vote they ...

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#EndorseThis: Giuliani Eviscerated By Chris Matthews On Birther Claims

The tax returns of US Republican Party's vice presidential nominee Mike Pence have been released , although presidential candidate Donald Trump has still not shared any tax information himself. Giuliani insisted Trump has "said it already", but Matthews challenged him again: "No, he hasn't". No question, he was born in the United States. After Giuliani began laughing, Matthews chided him again: "I don't think this is amusing".

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HPE's $8.8 bln deal with Micro Focus

A lot of the assets HPE is selling were gained from its deal in 2011 to acquire British software firm Autonomy, which turned sour for HPE, or HP at the time, and contributed in it writing off $8.8 billion. "The combination will give customers more choice as they seek to maximize the value of existing IT assets, leveraging their business logic and data along with next-generation technologies to innovate in new ways with the lowest possible risk".

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Park Asks ASEAN to Oppose North Korea's Nuclear and Missile Provocations

Pressure on Pyongyang is expected to intensify later Tuesday when the 15-member UN Security Council convenes in NY to consider a response to the latest in a series of tests. Obama said after the meeting in Vientiane that North Korea needed to know that "provocations will only invite more pressure and further deepen its isolation".

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National Football League admits to missing call on Cam Newton hit

Cam Newton hits the turf after getting clocked on a helmet-to-helmet hit in the fourth quarter. . But because Newton threw the ball away before the hit, he got called for intentional grounding and Carolina didn't get a yard. But if the Panthers hadn't burned all three of their timeouts by 11:20 in the second quarter, that could've been the difference between a field goal and a touchdown - and a win or a loss.

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China prioritizes economic inclusiveness during G20 summit

The upcoming G20 summit is a platform for China to play a steering role in seeking global cooperation, addressing worldwide financial and economic issues, and supporting less-developed countries, Lao President Bounnhang Vorachit said on Thursday.

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Clinton, Trump face military voters in forum

The Republican presidential nominee insisted during a presidential forum Wednesday night that he has a private blueprint for defeating the extremist group. "Always have, always will", she replied. "We have had the worst, and you could even say the dumbest, foreign policy". Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are basically tied in the latest national poll.

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At least 5 hurt in shootings near MI college campus

All were treated in emergency rooms for minor injuries, and released. None of the victims are Saginaw Valley State University students. The entire university was initially put on lockdown, but that order has since been lifted. The shooters are still outstanding. Investigators are searching for two suspects. Anyone with any information is asked to contact campus police. Anyone who sees the suspects or has any information should call Saginaw Central Dispatch immediately at 989-797-4580.

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Obama to Veto House-Approved Bill Letting 9/11 Families Sue Saudis

US President Barack Obama now has 10 days to veto the legislation. Fifteen of the nineteen hijackers were Saudi. The measure was never debated on the House or Senate floors. The kingdom said it was a baseless accusation from a "deranged criminal". Terry Strada, national head of 9/11 Families United For Justice Against Terrorism, dismissed fears that the USA could be the target of lawsuits.

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Kerber, Pliskova into 3rd set in US Open final

But Kerber is still smarting from Pliskova's upset win over her last month in the final at Cincinnati, a defeat she wants to avenge on one of the game's biggest stages. The 10th-seeded Pliskova, who eliminated both Williams sisters in the tournament , is bidding for her first Grand Slam title. "Angie proved she is the number one, it was an honour to play her".

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John Hinckley Jr. leaves DC mental hospital for Virginia

John W. Hinckley Jr. was released Saturday morning, the Associated Press and Washington Post reported , and will live in Williamsburg, which he has visited multiple times for short trips. The jury found him not guilty by reason of insanity and he was committed to St. Elizabeths Hospital in Washington , D.C. Some in Kingsmill, the gated Williamsburg community Hinckley will call home, said forgiveness is beside the point.

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Arrest made in stabbing death of New Hampshire woman, 51

He was arrested late Friday. The New Hampshire Attorney General's Office said Saturday that an arrest has been made in the murder of a Danville woman earlier in the week. It could not be determined Sunday if Moore has retained a lawyer. Moore, according to the Lawrence Eagle-Tribune, had 19 criminal convictions dating back to the mid-1990s .

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NFL player takes a knee during anthem, then loses an endorsement deal

In a post-game press conference after the Broncos managed a tight 21-20 win over their Super Bowl 50 rivals, Marshall told reporters he didn't just take a knee - but will also donate "an undisclosed amount" of money to US military veterans.

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Daniels defends Gary Johnson's Aleppo gaffe

Now that we finally do know what Aleppo is (thanks Gary), wouldn't it be nice if it was just a quiet town in Syria again and not the epicenter of the refugee crisis riddled with killings and bombings? "OK, got it, got it", Johnson interrupted.

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Trump closes in on Clinton's projected electoral lead - Reuters/Ipsos poll

Clinton has vowed that if elected, she 'intends to introduce comprehensive immigration reform with a pathway to full and equal citizenship within her first 100 days in office'. The New York businessman also said he did not think Russia's government was behind the hack of Democratic National Committee email servers. After referring to the photograph of the staring match, Trump noted that Russian Federation wanted to defeat the Islamic State as badly as the United States does.

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Clinton verbally places half of Trump supporters in "basket of deplorables"

Having been to Trump rallies, I find it hard to believe half the crowd feels that way. -Clinton has called a segment of Trump's supporters "deplorables" before, most recently in an interview with an Israeli television station earlier this week.

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Trump campaign objects to 'deplorable' language

In a statement Saturday, a day after Clinton said she regards half of Trump's supporters as a " basket of deplorables ", Reince Priebus said Clinton is showing "her outright contempt for ordinary people". That tightening has frustrated many Clinton allies and operatives, who are astonished that she isn't running away with this race given Trump's deep unpopularity and never-ending stream of controversial comments.

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Carpenter and Piscotty homer to power Cardinals over Brewers

An early Brewer lead dissipated quickly, and Brewer nemesis Carlos Martinez overcame an unusually poor performance by getting outs when he needed to after given the lead, and the Cards used a brief flurry of hitting to post a crucial 4-3 win for the Cardinals in St.

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Giuliani: Waterboarding may be more humane than drone strikes

The remarks echoed those of Trump surrogate Rudy Giuliani, the former mayor of NY, who went on television late Thursday to assure Americans that Trump now accepts the legitimacy of Obama's citizenship. But I find the entire topic really unbelievable. "I think maybe the Democrats are putting that out", Trump said. And Giuliani insisted that Hillary Clinton's campaign had been "the first one to do it because all she does is engage in negative campaigning against Barack Obama and against ...

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Trump says Putin is a better leader than Obama

President Barack Obama is hitting back at Donald Trump for the Republican's frequent criticism of Obama's foreign policy. Trump has made no secret of his admiration for Putin, who previous year praised the USA businessman as "very outstanding".

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Hillary Clinton Calls Donald Trump a "Gift for ISIS" During Press Conference

He chided Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton as "totally, totally controlled by special interests", and opposed to school choice reforms. While Trump and his advisers have argued that Clinton did not learn from the mistakes of the Iraq War, which she voted for as a senator, and drove the U.S.

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Half of Trump supporters belong in 'basket of deplorables' - Hillary Clinton

And unfortunately there are people like that and he has lifted them up. Trump responded to his Democratic rival's allegations by saying that she hurt the feelings of millions of Americans. Hillary Clinton is walking back a comment she made about Trump supporters. Both Trump and vice presidential nominee Mike Pence lambasted Clinton's remarks, which Pence said should be "denounced in the strongest possible terms" while speaking at the Values Voter Summit in Washington , D.C.

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Trump campaign responds to Clinton's 'basket of deplorables' comment

And the other truth is if we can not call out racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic and Islamaphobic behavior as deplorable then the danger is not that our candidate may lose an election. Clinton did add that not all of Trump's supporters are irredeemable: "That other basket of people", she said, "feel that the government has let them down, the economy has let them down.

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Clinton Says Half Of Trump Supporters Are In The "Basket Of Deplorables"

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". At the NY restaurant Friday night, Clinton bemoaned the people she described as "deplorables", saying that "unfortunately there are people like that".

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Pence: Putin Stronger Leader for Russia Than Obama Is for U.S.

He said Putin "has done so in many ways, in a very ruthless manner". Earlier, Mr Trump pledged to increase USA military spending - already much higher than any other nation - with an active army of about 540,000 troops, an air force of at least 1,200 fighter jets and a navy of 350 ships.

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Trump, Clinton each boast about military support

Clinton also took a jab at Trump , who has said she doesn't look presidential. "This is not about Democrat or Republican", said retired Air Force General Lloyd "Fig" Newton in a statement. He replied, "Yeah, I guess so". Speaking at a LGBT fundraiser in New York , Mrs Clinton said Mr Trump had given voice to hateful rhetoric through his behaviour as a candidate for the White House in the November 8 election.

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Browns rookie defender critiques Carson Wentz's release; Doug Pederson responds

They were going to start veteran Sam Bradford . But they are confident that Wentz, the No. 2 overall pick in the draft, will succeed, even though he only played in the preseason opener on August 11 before fracturing two ribs in the fourth quarter.

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Gary Johnson's Aleppo gaffe: Does foreign policy experience matter?

Asked about being a possible Ralph Nader-like spoiler, Johnson said, "Well, I genuinely believe that I have the opportunity to win at this point". If he doesn't only Democratic Candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican Nominee Donald Trump will participate in the debate.

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Generic and Low Cost EpiPen to Be Made Available By Mylan

Consumers and politicians have accused the company of price-gouging, since the list price for a pair of EpiPens has climbed from around $94 in 2007, when Mylan acquired the product. The generic should mean savings for insurers and federal health programs like Medicare and Medicaid, in addition to some patients. How much people pay for EpiPens varies with insurance coverage.


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