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On Monday night, Trump referenced Clinton's defeat in the 2008 primaries to President Barack Obama and said, "She was going to beat Obama...." "You know, if he becomes the nominee, he'll have to sort of hone his criticisms a little more finely because the facts will be easy to marshal", he said .
  • FBI to investigate deadly Alaska plane crash

    FBI to investigate deadly Alaska plane crash

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    The plane was with the Civil Air Patrol, National Transportation Safety Board representative Clint Johnson  told   CBS affiliate KTVA , but it was unclear if it was a sanctioned flight. The Anchorage Daily News reported  that power to roughly 600 downtown customers "was knocked out due to the fire from the plane crash" for about half an hour, Municipal Light and Power spokeswoman Julie Harris said.
  • Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach Sends Love to Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez

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    Things have started to settle down after the recent Miss Universe fiasco that saw the representatives of Colombia and the Philippines placed in the harsh glare of the world's spotlight. After the crowning, on the night of the Miss Universe 2015 pageant , Guitierez burst into tears backstage but said graciously, "Everything happens for a reason".
  • Texas A&M's Speedy Noil suspended for Music City Bowl

    Texas A&M's Speedy Noil suspended for Music City Bowl

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    But drawing Louisville after only throwing the ball 27  times  this season is a huge challenge. On Dec 10, sophomore QB Kyle Allen announced he was transferring immediately and was granted his release, and highly touted freshman Kyler Murray departed a week later, leaving  coach  Kevin Sumlin's program in chaos.
  • Jeb Bush challenges Donald Trump to a one-on-one debate

    Jeb Bush challenges Donald Trump to a one-on-one debate

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    Bush met with the breakfast crowd at Chico's Restaurant at 4070 West 12th Avenue. "He's the chaos candidate and he'd be the chaos president of the United States", said Bush. He said her statistics were wrong. Bush expressed to the small group of supporters that he is prepared to get right to work if elected in 2016. The questions covered Cuba too.
  • Fort Leonard Wood identifies 5 international soldiers who drowned in Missouri

    Fort Leonard Wood identifies 5 international soldiers who drowned in Missouri

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    Flood waters continued to submerge roads and lowlands across Missouri late Monday, including major highways. Authorities found his body Tuesday on the shoreline of a stream in Lawrence County. Long said Pulaski County sheriff's deputies were helped in the search by the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the Crocker Fire Department, the Crocker Police Department, the Pulaski County Coroner's Office and the Waynesville Rural Fire Department.
  • Country Singer Missing; Friend's Body Found

    Country Singer Missing; Friend's Body Found

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    Strickland's friend Chase Moreland, 22, who joined him on the trip in Kay County Saturday, has been found dead after the posting an eerily prophetic tweet . We are devastated". Strickland, who is a member of Backroad Anthem , has received an outpouring of prayers and well wishes since disappearing, including from band member Toby Freeman .
  • Missouri Governor Calls in National Guard for Flood Control

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    On Saturday, the MS is expected to crest at Thebes, Illinois , just south of Cape Girardeau, Missouri, at 47.5 feet (14.5 meters) - almost two feet above the record, officials said. "They had a bus you could get on to cool off. I prefer the cold". "The message today is to heed the information we are going to be putting out flood maps on our website so people can go we will try to get that out by the end of business tomorrow, and so we need to do is for the public to listen to pay attention ...
  • Famous Singer Goes Missing, Friend Found Dead

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    According to a statement from the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Morland's body was found in the lake on Monday. Paul Timmons said the search for Craig Strickland had been suspended early Tuesday evening and would resume Wednesday, depending on weather conditions.
  • Arkansas River Level At Van Buren Surpasses Spring Flood

    Arkansas River Level At Van Buren Surpasses Spring Flood

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    The Alabama River at Selma is expected to remain above flood stage until the new year, according to officials with the Dallas County Emergency Management Agency. Temperatures at night for New Year's Eve celebrations will be cold with temperatures in the 20s. Other high water levels for the Arkansas River at Van Buren were seen May 12, 1943 (38 feet), November 3, 1941 (37.3 feet) and April 16, 1927 (36.7 feet).
  • Gov. Nixon activates Missouri National Guard to protect communit

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    Louis, residents of the small cities of West Alton and Arnold were told to evacuate on Tuesday due to rising waters. Flood plain buyouts along the MS in recent years may mitigate the damage, but some homes are endangered. Louis through the South. "All of us remember the devastating impact of the Great Flood of 1993 and that's why we have been working proactively with our local and federal partners to prepare and respond", Gov.
  • Memphis Tigers vs. Auburn Tigers

    Memphis Tigers vs. Auburn Tigers

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    As an indicator of the consistent overestimation of Auburn this season, War Eagle went just 3-9 against the Vegas spread - the worst ATS  record  of any bowl team - and underperformed the  line  by an average of more than five points per game.
  • Powerball jackpot increases to $300m for Wednesday

    Powerball jackpot increases to $300m for Wednesday

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    Tickets are sold in most states, including Kentucky and Indiana. In the Powerball game, millions are up for grabs after no one had the winning numbers in the drawing on Saturday, 27, 40, 44, 59, 65 and the Powerball 20. The estimated jackpot is $261.7 million . Winners at all prize levels have 180 days from the drawing to claim their prizes.   If you bought a lottery ticket recently, check those numbers again carefully because two big winning tickets were purchased in the Wabash Valley.
  • Winter Storm Leads to New Snowfall Records

    Winter Storm Leads to New Snowfall Records

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    Cloud to Mora. Another 1-2 inches of snow is expected to fall on the Twin Cities Tuesday after several inches hit the region Monday night and early Tuesday morning. The strongest storms will be in Alabama, Mississippi and the Florida panhandle, said AccuWeather senior meteorologist Michael Leseney. Some localities could see up to one-inch of snow each hour during the storm's peak.
  • Nephew of woman shot by Chicago police: It's "unbelievable"

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    LaTarsha Jones, center, the daughter of Bettie Jones who was shot and killed by Chicago Police, is surrounded by friends and family in front of Jones' home in Chicago on Sunday, Dec. At 1:30 p.m. Saturday, officers confronted a man with a gun, leading one officer to open fire, wounding the man. Facing calls for a more substantial response to the shootings, the city announced plans to revamp how the police department handles mental health crisis intervention Sunday night.
  • Backroad Anthem Lead Singer Goes Missing while Duck Hunting

    Backroad Anthem Lead Singer Goes Missing while Duck Hunting

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    Search efforts were delayed because of ice on boat ramps, according to OHP. PoncaCityNow.com  reports that shortly after midnight on Monday, a capsized boat was located. We received a text last night from Randy Strickland asking us band members to pray for Craig and Chase, because they had not made any kind of contact with families in 24 hours.
  • Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi gives birth to baby girl

    Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi gives birth to baby girl

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    The message was forwarded over 15,000 times and attracted more than 18,000 comments in 56 minutes. It is the first child for Ziyi and the third for father Wang Feng , who is a well-known rock star in China. Everything went safely and smoothly. The new parents got engaged in February when Wang proposed to Ziyi by delivering a diamond ring via drone at her 36th birthday party.
  • Miss Germany Rips Into Miss Universe Outcome

    Miss Germany Rips Into Miss Universe Outcome

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    Now, a source tells ET that Harvey missed a crucial part of the Miss Universe rehearsals. Miss Philippines Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach (center) is surrounded by contestants after being crowned Miss Universe at the 2015 Miss Universe Pageant in Las Vegas, Nevada December 20, 2015.
  • Rising Ohio River Expected To Flood Low Lying Areas

    Rising Ohio River Expected To Flood Low Lying Areas

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    According to the latest information from the weather service, river levels at Dardanelle could come about a foot short of breaking the 44.1-foot record by Tuesday morning. Van Wert County EMA Director Rick McCoy told the Times Bulletin that the area had already received approximately two inches of rain by Sunday evening and could see as much as another inch with most of it arriving on Monday.
  • Accidents and road closures in snowy New Mexico

    Accidents and road closures in snowy New Mexico

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    Chaves County Sheriff Britt Snyder said his area likely received 20 inches of snow, which wasn't melting fast enough to get the streets cleared. Travel will remain risky across most of eastern New Mexico this evening due to strong winds and blowing drifting snow.
  • Uthoff leads Iowa past No. 20 Wichita State

    Uthoff leads Iowa past No. 20 Wichita State

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    He twisted an ankle in the season opener November 13 against Charleston Southern and then was limited by hamstring soreness four days later in a game with Tulsa. After Julian Jacobs hit of one of two free throws, Wichita State's Zach Brown had a potential game-tyng shot from near mid-court hit of the back of the rim.
  • Arrest made in Chicago shooting death of 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee

    Arrest made in Chicago shooting death of 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee

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    On Nov. the 2 nd they were driving around when they spotted Tyshawn at Dawes Park. And one of the men lured him into the alley where they shot him, Canellis said. One of the suspects allegedly started dribbling Tyshawn's ball, ultimately luring him into the alley where police say he was " executed ". "This is a crime that shook our city", he said.
  • Trump gains 5 points, Cruz up 13 in new Quinnipiac University Poll

    Trump gains 5 points, Cruz up 13 in new Quinnipiac University Poll

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    You have a presidential candidate who is deliberately stoking fear and smearing a whole population of people", said Jones, who formerly worked in the Obama administration. By Ben Carson's telling, he may be the most misunderstood candidate in the 2016 presidential race. In the new presidential poll result, the exuberant Republican candidate Donald Trump extends his lead, while the second spot is taken by Ben Carson , who is followed by Sen. " Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio lead among party ...
  • Bernie Sanders, Martin O'Malley attack Hillary Clinton on Wall Street donors

    Bernie Sanders, Martin O'Malley attack Hillary Clinton on Wall Street donors

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    Frank said the bill was approved over the strenuous objections of Wall Street lobbyists and signed by President Barack Obama, whose 2008 campaign received large contributions from the industry. Gwen Graham of Tallahassee. The way he and Clinton's other Wall Street supporters see it, the connections that bind them are long, deep and nothing to be embarrassed about.
  • Religious students struggle with stereotypes

    Religious students struggle with stereotypes

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    As recently as two years ago, Muslim students like Al-Omar retreated to corners of the Maxwell Library to do their prayers. Last year the Catholic Center gave the students a room, but they continue to look for a place they can call their own.
  • Student Trustee votes for fee hike

    Student Trustee votes for fee hike

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    It was originally approved to fill an anticipated shortfall, but the state legislature eventually approved funding that kept the University’s state assistance level for next year, according to State Rep. “In today’s recession and the economy being the way it is, why would we want to pay more than we need to?” said Bridgewater student Brandon Parker.
  • Senate candidate asks for student votes

    Senate candidate asks for student votes

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    Warren also visited the university with former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright earlier this month. The event was moderated by Assistant Director of the Center for Legislative Studies, Dr. “We always seem to find money for that type of thing, but not for education,” she said. President of Bridgewater State University Dana Mohler-Faria was unable to attend the event because of its late start.
  • New Senate voted in by less than 3% of student body

    New Senate voted in by less than 3% of student body

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    Only 2.9 percent of the entire student body voted in this election. Despite the decrease in student votes, each year SGA members are responsible for allocating funds to student clubs and organizations. According to Silva, positions that are not filled in this semester’s election will likely be filled by the elections in Fall 2012. Silva said that over the next year she [and the SGA] will be focusing on building stronger relationships with clubs and organizations on campus, as well as ...