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Controversial Costa scores twice but Chelsea held by Swansea

They constantly fouled the hot-headed Costa, who stood up to the physical challenge and gave it back in return, and Amat in particular was fortunate not to get sent off for repeat fouling in a niggly but enthralling game. Sigurdsson buried the spot kick straight down the middle - and just three minutes later, Swansea dramatically led when Fer robbed a hesitant Cahill and went clean through, and his low shot trickled over the line after being partially blocked by Courtois.

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Improvised bomb disposed of outside Tennessee nursing home

A search is underway for a person of interest after an employee at NHC Cool Springs found what authorities are calling an improvised-explosive device inside her vehicle earlier this morning. Oakes is a convicted felon with a violent history and extensive knowledge of bomb making and weapons. Police said it was skillfully built and created to do massive damage to the woman and facility.

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Hillary Clinton: Donald Trump is a 'gift for ISIS'

Clinton's comments were followed by a concert by Streisand, who performed a version of the Stephen Sondheim song "Send in the Clowns" that parodied the NY businessman. "So let me just say from the bottom of my heart: Hillary, they are not a basket of anything", he said. "If he doesn't respect all Americans, how can he serve all Americans?" "She's being so protected".

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Transcript of Heinrich's confession in Wetterling case released

For Jacob's mother, Heinrich provided the truth she had sought for almost three decades, no matter how harsh. When asked whether he Jacob Wetterling , Heinrich said: "Yes I did". "To prove murder, we had to be able to prove that Jacob Wetterling died". Late last month, Danny Heinrich agreed to confess to killing the 11-year-old boy - setting in motion a flurry of hard negotiations between defense attorneys, investigators and prosecutors that would put him behind bars for decades and ...

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Reagan shooter released after 35 years in psychiatric hospital

After 35 years in a psychiatric hospital, John Hinckley Jr.is a free man. Hinckley, today a 61-year-old man, will live full time at his mother's home in Williamsburg and will have to work or do volunteering activities three days a week. He can only travel within a 30-mile radius of his mother's home unaccompanied unless it is to an appointment for treatment in D.C. FILE - In this March 30, 1981 file photo, U.S.

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New Brazilian president booed during Paralympic Games opening ceremony

More than 4,300 athletes with disabilities, from 159 nations, including two refugees representing the Paralympic refugee team, are set to compete in 23 different sports competitions over the next eleven days. The IPC has banned Russian Federation from the Paralympics because of the country's part in a state-sponsored doping system. She says "we stand with the Russian Paralympians".

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Clinton says she regrets casting 'half' of Trump supporters as 'deplorables'

During a spirited speech focused on the LGBT community, Clinton also made a joke that referenced conversion therapy, type of counselling created to urge gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender children to change their sexual orientation. During the 2008 Democratic primary, then-Sen. Donald Trump says he'll be in St. Louis later Saturday to attend the funeral of Phyllis Schlafly, the conservative activist who helped defeat the Equal Rights Amendment in the 1970s and founded the Eagle Forum ...

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Donald Trump condemns Hillary Clinton's 'deplorables' label on his backers

Speaking at an evening fundraiser in NY, the former USA secretary of state said Trump had given voice to hateful rhetoric from such individuals through his behavior as a candidate for the White House. "I hear from some of my old intelligence friends that Donald Trump has been engaged in some activities in Russian Federation that Vladimir Putin may be using to blackmail Trump", McMullin said.

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Donald Trump says he was against Iraq war all along

The recent phenomena of former top service members taking a political stance has incensed many in the military, which has historically been bound by not offering any partisanship, The Daily Beast reports . President Barack Obama. Trump now leads in OH, 46 percentage points to 45, a five-point swing from Quinnipiac's early August poll when Clinton led by four points.

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NFL to review Panthers' medical handling of Newton hit

Still feeling disrespected despite bringing home the Lombardi Trophy, members of Denver's nasty defense pledged to keep serving as the Broncos' vicious vanguard in 2016. "What are we supposed to do?" said Marshall. That the Broncos would try to get Newton out of the game isn't that shocking a notion. Kubiak said leading up to the game that he wanted his players to play with emotion.

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Hillary Clinton Partly Regrets Her "Basket of Deplorables" Comments

Bush, who ordered the American-led invasion in 2003 in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001, al Qaeda attacks on the United States. "She referred to those people as, uh, irredeemable ". Bill Clinton said Friday that "even with" Matt Lauer's questioning of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump at the NBC Commander-in-Chief Forum that many liberals have called unfair, he felt his wife did fine.

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Marcus Rashford: Man United boss Jose Mourinho speaks out on starlet

Mourinho also admitted he wished he could have substituted Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Jesse Lingard after 20 minutes, but did not want to "destroy" their confidence. "Some of the boys, they felt the dimension of the game. Some of the guys, they felt it". "So it's about the individual and every individual reacts to the dimension in different ways, so it's hard to predict".

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College football player arrested after punching referee

A college football player spent Saturday evening behind bars after punching a referee during a game in Ventura, California. The contest was halted as each team tried to figure out what happened, and Schirmer was immediately ejected. The injured official was treated by trainers from both teams and helped off the field. 'There's no place for that in football, ' he added. He was replaced and did not return to the game.

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Pumphrey breaks record as San Diego St. beats Cal 45-40

The Aztecs are 2-0 and have a legitimate shot of possibly finishing the season undefeated, especially after their big win over the Golden Bears. "We don't play worth a darn on either side of the ball", Long said, "and we win". - There was the Aztecs defense stopping Cal on fourth-and-5 at the SDSU 32 early in the fourth quarter, moments after the Aztecs offense had turned the ball over on a fumbled snap.

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Vols race past Hokies, find game-changer in Bristol spectacle

Evans, who completed 10 of 15 passes for 97 yards and a touchdown in the first half, helped Tech open the scoring in the first quarter. Flags are displayed and fireworks are set off during the national anthem before an NCAA college football game between Tennessee and Virginia Tech at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday, Sept.

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Donald Trump promises $20 billion towards school choice movement

Critics questioned Trump's choice of the charter school which has received failing grades from the Ohio Department of Education for its students' performance and progress on state math and reading tests. A similar voucher program is already in place in Florida, where almost 100,000 low-income students receive scholarships to attend private schools. "Donald Trump isn't serious about doing what's best for our students, and he's clueless about what works", said National Education Association ...

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Clinton Rips Into Trump For Putin Praise

I have great faith in certain of the commanders, certainly. "First of all, I have great respect for the people who gave us the briefings". Mr. Kerry succeeded Mrs. I think voters really saw that difference and they saw that only one candidate is really.the only criticism that they have for hc is that she didn't smile enough.

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United States election: Trump sceptical of Russian Federation meddling

Her remarks drew enough controversy that by midday Saturday she tried to refocus her criticism squarely on Trump and continued to stress that she thought many aspects of his campaign were deplorable. "If I get elected, we'll get it straightened out". She touted the bipartisan nature of the meeting and vowed to work across the aisle as president to tackle national security challenges.

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Trump Says Putin Better Leader Than Obama in Military Town Hall

Diehard supporters of both candidates, apparently, couldn't care less. "Any time anyone states says that generals are rubbish or an individual is not a hero because he or she was captured I find it appalling", Cooke said in a statement, referring to Trump saying Sen.

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Trump criticizes US policy in broadcast carried on Russian television

That effort started in Kansas City on Thursday night with an address on faith at the National Baptist Convention. He has made himself a big target for his opponents, and Clinton has been escalating her use of his own words to deride Trump as never before.

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Obama to lead nation in remembering those killed on 9/11

The president said extremist organizations such as the Islamic State group and al-Qaida know they can never drive down the US, so they focus on trying to instill fear in hopes of getting Americans to change how they live. Obama's speech Sunday reinforced themes he has emphasized in recent months when he has described Trump's proposals on Muslim immigration as "not the America we want".

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Giuliani on taking oil from Iraq: Anything is legal in war

But he said leave a force back there in take it. He follows it by saying they would get the MVP award. "Of course it's legal - it's war", Giuliani answered, laughing. "You know, it used to be 'to the victor belong the spoils.' Now, there was no victor there, believe me". You just start counting them from San Bernardino on in December of previous year and we're talking about a major escalation in terrorist attacks and a major proliferation in terrorist attacks, that this administration I ...

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'Wacky' Trump Obsessed With Putin, 'Not Qualified' to be President, Obama Says

He said Putin "has done so in many ways, in a very ruthless manner". Meanwhile, Clinton hammered Trump on his praise of Vladimir Putin and his appearance on a Larry King show on RT America, a TV network funded by the Russian government, where the real estate mogul claimed it's "probably unlikely" that Putin is trying to influence the USA election.

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Mike Pence Walks Back Calling Putin a 'Stronger Leader' Than Obama

RT America , which launched in 2005, is an increasingly influential propaganda network for the Russian Federation government. 'Certainly, in that system, he's been a leader, far more than our president has been a leader, ' Trump said asked about his praise for Putin.

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Missing 9/11 ground zero flag mysteriously turns up in Washington State

The flag was taken from their yacht while it was docked in New York City on September 11, according to an ABC News report , and hung above the nearby rubble where photographers captured firefighters raising it. For starters, this flag was 5 feet by 8 feet. "And I realized the same assemblage of particle types were found on the flag as the 9/11 ground zero dust", said Schneck.

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Trump tells black churchgoers in Detroit 'I'm here to learn'

Donald Trump, who has campaigned for president as a blunt provocateur, dismissing complaints of racial insensitivity as political correctness, took an uncharacteristic step Saturday: He visited a black church for the first time and tried to blend in.

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Lady Gaga's New Album Features Duet With Florence Welch

At Radio 1 Gaga was filmed singing along to the song as it played and at Heart FM she teamed up with host Emma Bunton to sing part of Spice Girls classic 2 Become 1 . " Perfect Illusion " is the first track of her as yet unnamed fifth album. Love her or hate her, but I think she has an awesome voice and can sing live.

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Charles and Bosa among inactive players on first NFL Sunday

The Chiefs listed all other players from Friday's practice report active for Sunday's game. Allen was injured in Week 8 while Peters went on to become the NFL's Defensive Rookie of the Year. In addition, they have swept the Chargers the last two seasons, including beating them by a combined score of 43-6 last season. Their offense will still be tremendous with Rivers under center, and the Chiefs have little help in the pass rush and a very young secondary.

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Clinton apologizes for calling half of Trump's supporters 'deplorables'

Pence said Clinton "low opinion" of the American people disqualified her from being elected president. He added that millions of Americans support the Republican nominee because, "they are sick of corrupt career politicians like Hillary Clinton".

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How Many Times Will Hillary Clinton Be Interrupted?

Trump added, however, that Putin's compliments would not influence his decision making as president. Because, you know, I always say, Iraq and Iran were very similar militarily, and they'd fight, fight, fight, and then they'd rest. She also flushed out several national security priorities if she is elected, including trying to take out the leader of the Islamic State and vowing to defeat the extremist group without putting us troops on the ground in Iraq or Syria.

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Obama: fight war on crime 'with rule of law'

President Barack Obama warned Thursday against becoming immune to Donald Trump's more outlandish statements, arguing that the stakes of the U.S. presidential contest were too high for Americans to tune out. Duterte also made that remark before assuming the office of the presidency, when many in Philippine media were still wondering whether Duterte would alter his well-known profane way of speaking to better fit the office of the presidency once inaugurated.

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Woman in iconic VJ Day Times Square kiss photo dies at 92

The sailor was with his future wife at the time, and she can be seen smiling in the background of the photograph. FILE - In this August 14, 1945 file photo provided by the U.S. Born in Austria in 1924, she traveled to America in 1938 with two younger sisters, fleeing Hitler and the Nazis. She died on Thursday with CBS News reporting she will be laid to rest with her late husband , Mischa Elliot Friedman, who was buried at the Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.

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Jill Stein charged over pipeline protest

Green Party Presidential Candidate Jill Stein has been charged with trespassing and mischief linked to a protest over a North Dakota pipeline . Though no arrests were made as a result of Tuesday's actions, Kirchmeier said the sheriff's department is "working up the information through the state's attorney's office to pursue charges (against Stein)".

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Andrew Luck looks forward to getting off to a fast start

After taking over for a retired Tony Dungy in 2009, Caldwell led the Colts to Super Bowl XLIV, where they lost to the Saints. "We know we have to go out there and win this football game ". So they don't give awards, you don't get into the playoffs, you don't get all that stuff and good records because people think you're going to be good or not be good.

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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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