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Dwight Hammond, 73, and his son, Steven Hammond, 46, said they lit fires on federal land to reduce the growth of invasive plants and protect their property from wildfires. The video shows OR police pursuing two vehicles, including a Jeep and a white pickup truck driven by Finicum en route to a community meeting. The dead rancher's relatives said the video seems to show him, gesturing or trying to keep his balance in the snow.
  • Trump in lead at 40.6 percent

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    Cruz picked up the endorsement of conservative firebrand Glenn Beck, a counterweight of sorts to Trump's endorsement by 2008 vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin. This extract is taken from a speech by Trump at a rally today in Sioux Center, Iowa . CNN has not independently obtained the video. "We need a new George Washington ", Beck said in a statement.
  • Democratic Presidential Candidates Agree to Expanded Debate Schedule

    Democratic Presidential Candidates Agree to Expanded Debate Schedule

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    Now her campaign is accusing Mr. Sanders of backing down after both sides were unable to agree on a time and forum for a New Hampshire debate this week. There have not been any presidential debates in MI yet, there are no Republican debates scheduled. She said final details will be worked out on Tuesday after the Iowa caucus results are known.
  • Iowa caucuses: Bernie Sanders predicts voters will snub Hillary Clinton - weather permitting

    Iowa caucuses: Bernie Sanders predicts voters will snub Hillary Clinton - weather permitting

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    Clinton's campaign, meanwhile, rang doorbells at even more than 125,000 doors, an aide said , and campaign manager Robby Mook even hit the streets to engage voters. "Turnout will be the key to Bernie's success on caucus night". The caucuses are party-run affairs, rather than elections run by the state. But it's not hard to find Iowa voters who question Cruz's claims.
  • George Soros donates $6 million to Hillary Clinton super PAC

    George Soros donates $6 million to Hillary Clinton super PAC

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    Starr. The donation brings Soros' tally of support to pro-Clinton groups in 2015 to $8 million. At least 1. 3 million people have donated to the campaign so far, marking a record number of donors this early on in the campaign. Bernie Sanders likes to say Hillary Clinton is the billionaires' candidate, and now he has proof. In a follow-up statement, the campaign elaborated on why that figure is important.
  • Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders lead in Iowa: polls

    Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders lead in Iowa: polls

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    A loss to Mr Sanders, who is far ahead of her in New Hampshire which votes next, could seriously harm her. However, Rubio said he's spent little time analyzing potential outcomes in the race between Cruz and Donald Trump, who has been at the top of most polls in the state.
  • A how-to guide to Monday's Iowa Caucuses

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    Meaning, Trump is the most polarizing contender. The poll of 602 likely Republican caucus-goers and 602 likely Democratic caucus-goers was taken Tuesday to Friday and has a margin of error of plus or minus 4 percentage points. 31, 2016. Donald Trump is the " American Mussolini ", claims a newly published editorial. Despite his rank in the polls, Sen. 96 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA ...
  • Trump, Clinton lead new Iowa caucus poll, but races remain volatile

    Trump, Clinton lead new Iowa caucus poll, but races remain volatile

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    Trump did not offer any senators' names. Former Sen. Rick Santorum and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, for example, completed the so-called undercard debate for candidates at the bottom of preference polls and then headed straight for Trump's renegade rally a few miles away.
  • From SAG Awards to Sundance, diversity makes a comeback

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    Idris Elba thanked people for giving film Beasts of No Nation "respect" and "love" during his acceptance speech at the Screen Actors Guild Awards . The ensemble award had seemingly come down to "Spotlight" or Adam McKay's high finance tale "The Big Short", which last week took the Producers Guild's top award.
  • Oregon Town Calm After Protests Over Arrests, Killing of Occupiers

    Oregon Town Calm After Protests Over Arrests, Killing of Occupiers

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    The FBI said a loaded handgun was found in the pocket. A lone person protested the rally, holding a sign that said "Militia Go Home". "There is some dissension in the community", Marsh said. "He is done in Harney County; his message has been sent", she said. Authorities say Bundy, the leader of the group that seized the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, and others used social media and other platforms to summon recruits to join their takeover.
  • Johnny Manziel reportedly questioned by Fort Worth cops after altercation with girlfriend

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    The officers didn't locate the person who called, but the ex-girlfriend said she was involved in a disturbance with Manziel earlier in the night in Dallas. NFL spokesman Greg Aiello said the league is "aware of it and looking into it". Manziel, a Texas native, told the Star-Telegram before the 2014 draft that he grew up a Cowboys fan and it'd be a "folk tale" if they drafted him.
  • Hillary Clinton in damage control over latest email revelation

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    Florida Sen. Marco Rubio stated that the classified e-mails were proof that Clinton was unqualified to be president. The Clinton campaign is downplaying the announcement, saying it's an example of "bureaucratic infighting". One of the emails, the statement said, focuses on the contents of a published news article. 96 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA ...
  • Two arrested in death of VA teen

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    That's about 13 miles from Columbia, Maryland, where David Eisenhauer was living prior to his attending Virginia Tech. Cops say they've received about 300 tips related to Lovell's death.
  • Remains of Missing Virginia Teenager Found in NC, Suspect Arrested

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    Lovell was last seen in the Lantern Ridge area of Blacksburg, VA on Wednesday around midnight. Lovell's family found a dresser pressed up against her bedroom door and believes she climbed out a window, the Roanoke Times reported . "As a parent, I know that this is an unbearable loss for the Lovell family", Blacksburg Mayor Ron Rordam said in a statement . "The speed at which this investigation has moved today has been nothing less than incredible", Wilson said Saturday.
  • San Francisco cops capture two Orange County jail escapees

    San Francisco cops capture two Orange County jail escapees

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    She was booked on suspicion of being an accessory to a felony and was being held pending a court appearance set for Monday. When all the escapees eventually return to Orange County, "because of the escape risk, they will be housed in a different area and in a different manner", the sheriff said.
  • Hillary Clinton launches closing ad against Bernie Sanders

    Hillary Clinton launches closing ad against Bernie Sanders

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    The White House said the president considered the 45-minute meeting a chance to discuss ways the two could work together, to reminisce about the thrill of campaigning in Iowa and to talk broadly about the state of the 2016 race. Clinton had until that point been seen as wanting to limit the number of debates in order to sustain her once-commanding lead over Sanders. But Sanders has also explicitly made the argument that Obama failed to achieve needed change in a larger and more fundamental ...
  • Police say at least 1 dead in Denver shooting

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    At least two people have been shot and one has been stabbed at the Denver Coliseum, police spokesman Sonny Jackson told the paper. "Whether it was a motorcycle gang-related, whether it was motorcycle club-related, that is still to be determined", White said.
  • Biker gang brawl leaves one dead at motorcycle expo in Denver

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    The Denver Police Department tweeted views from the scene shortly after the stabbing and shootings were reported . The incident happened at the National Western complex where the annual Colorado Motorcycle Expo was being held, The Denver Post is reporting.
  • Shootings, stabbings at Denver motorcycle expo leave one dead, seven hurt

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    Events continued on Saturday amid an increased police presence. Lopez could not confirm that biker gangs were involved, saying an investigation into the incident was ongoing. A disagreement between to rival biker clubs is what sparked of a shooting, stabbing and brawl. Lopez did not say what motivated the attack. Denver Health, a health care organization, tweeted that nine people were being taken to area hospitals.
  • 2 remaining escaped inmates arrested in San Francisco

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    Officers approached the van, and Mr. Nayeri, 37, fled on foot. The police later converged on the van, where Tieu was still hiding. Hutchens also said that several rounds of. Jeff Hallock said. Sheriff Sandra Hutchens earlier this week cited Nayeri's troubled and conniving past when she labeled him as "most probably the mastermind" of a stunning jail break that blindsided authorities and has put three inmates on the loose.
  • Winter storm expected to continue dumping snow on E

    Winter storm expected to continue dumping snow on E

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    This main band is likely going to produce 6 or more inches of snow in some areas... with hints of almost a foot possible... but I will stress that this is not a sure thing for Nebraska just yet. Like Sunday, Tuesday's precipitation will be accompanied by strong winds. Snow will also cover parts of Nevada, Utah and Colorado. A change in the storm track to the north or south is still possible.
  • Some Flint water so contaminated it's untreatable

    Some Flint water so contaminated it's untreatable

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    Rick Snyder (R-Mich.). The Greek group isn't just taking donations and loading up the 53-foot trailer. Kandie Smith, along with members of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated and members of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Incorporated all gathered on West Fifth Street in Greenville to collect cases of bottled water.
  • 1 dead, 6 hurt in shooting, stabbing in Denver

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    Most people involved in the altercation were in a motorcycle club of some kind, White said. Lopez said no suspects are in custody at this time, but said they are questioning at least one person, who was observed in handcuffs near the scene earlier in the day.
  • Dead, Several Injured In Shooting, Stabbing At Motorcycle Expo

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    Shots rang out when a confrontation between biker gangs erupted Saturday at a motorcycle show in Denver , leaving one person dead and several others injured, the police said. Reports also suggest motorcycle expo continued despite the incident of firing as police officials rushed to the spot where the gang war was being reported.
  • 1 dead, 7 hurt in shooting, stabbing at Denver expo

    1 dead, 7 hurt in shooting, stabbing at Denver expo

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    Lopez said police are still investigating and no arrests have been made. Denver Health tweeted that nine people had been taken to area hospitals from the coliseum. No one was injured in the fire that destroyed seven acres of the stockyards operated by the Blue Grass Livestock Marketing Group. An emergency medical official says three injured victims are in critical condition while the three others are.
  • FBI released video of fatal shooting of Oregon occupier

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    Bretzing said both vehicles were stopped by law enforcement. "By its very nature, this offense demonstrates a remarkable inability on the part of all charged defendants to follow the law and thus comply with the terms of court-ordered supervision", the government's memorandum in support of pretrial detention said.
  • US labels 7 Hillary Clinton email chains top secret

    US labels 7 Hillary Clinton email chains top secret

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    But The Associated Press learned ahead of the release that seven email chains would be withheld in full for containing " top secret " information. Further, Kirby said another 18 emails which comprised of eight distinct email chains between Clinton and US President Barack Obama, are also being withheld in full from the State Department's release of documents.
  • FBI releases video of Oregon shooting

    FBI releases video of Oregon shooting

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    Rancher Cliven Bundy speaks to media while standing along the road near his ranch Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, in Bunkerville, Nev. The FBI has released video of state police fatally shooting Finicum. "You want some militiamen?" one of the armed men in camouflage said into the camera , apparently addressing the authorities setting up a perimeter around their camp.