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The investigation stemmed from the death of 24-year-old Jamar Clark during a confrontation with two white police officers. "I can say with absolute certainty that I support the actions of Officers Ringgenberg and Schwarze the night of November 15".
  • Trump says Republicans being 'naive' about voter fraud

    Trump says Republicans being 'naive' about voter fraud

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    While Trump's vice presidential running mate, Mike Pence, and his campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway, have tried to reshape the candidate's comments as being aimed at an unfair news media, Trump's own words have targeted the legitimacy of the election system.
  • Blue Jays searching for answers after offence remains cold in ALCS

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    Is this a bad time to mention the Blue Jays - after acquiring Napoli from the Angels - once traded him for Frank Francisco? The depleted rotation does not put Cleveland at a disadvantage for the World Series. "So I plugged it in, like I've done thousands and thousands of times , and for whatever reason it was sitting like this", Bauer said. In 2015, Major League Baseball ordered Bauer to ground his quadcopter drone , which he had been flying over the team's spring training facility ...
  • Sanders, Warren considered as Clinton's running mate

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    African-Americans who made the list included Sen. Finally, there are the business executives, including Xerox CEO Ursula Burns and Coca-Cola CEO Muhtar Kent, as well as Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife, Melinda, choices that may have served Clinton well against Donald Trump .
  • Defendant expected to testify in New Jersey bridge trial

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    Chris Christie's closest confidants, ordered Baroni, the deputy executive director, to persuade Foye to close the lanes - and "to punch Pat Foye in the face", Baroni testified Monday. That video came on the heels of testimony from the mayor of Fort Lee who said his repeated calls to the Port Authority were never returned. He said Wildstein told him if he answered Sokolich's pleas for help it would mean he was "wimping out" and would ruin the traffic study.
  • Odisha hospital fire: Govt files FIR

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    KHANDAGIRI, India - Three employees were suspended at SUM Hospital in Bhuabneswar's Khandagiri area after a major fire broke out that killed 20 people and injured 105. Ahuja said the ICU and dialysis unit of the hospital have been sealed to ensure a proper investigation. The blaze was suspected to have been triggered by an electric short circuit in the dialysis ward on the first floor which spread to the nearby ICU.
  • Author Of 'Guantanamo Diary' Released From Military Prison

    Author Of 'Guantanamo Diary' Released From Military Prison

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    A Guantanamo Bay detainee who penned a memoir of his experiences at the facility has been sent back to his home country of Mauritania after 14 years, his lawyers said Monday. Kelly Ayotte, in the midst of the tail-end of a furious campaign to stave off an election year challenge from New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan, continued her pattern on Monday of criticizing President Barack Obama's steady release of Guantanamo Bay detainees - this time ripping his administration for the release of a ...
  • Space station getting 1st delivery from Virginia in 2 years

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    The reason for the aborted launch was a faulty support cable which "did not perform as expected" according to a Tweet by the official ISS account. Those in charge of the launch said nerves are running high given what happened a couple of years ago.
  • His team's got bite, but Francona loses tooth with chew

    His team's got bite, but Francona loses tooth with chew

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    Blue Jays manager John Gibbons pointed out Bauer's blood-stained trousers to the umpiring crew, at which point Cleveland manager Terry Francona had to make a pitching change. For the Jays to do that, they'd nearly certainly have to see Kluber again - either as a starter in Game 7 or out of the bullpen at some point. "They've had me throwing a few simulated game in Arizona in their Instructional League", said Merritt on Monday.
  • Former MLB Pitcher Likely to Challenge Elizabeth Warren in 2018

    Former MLB Pitcher Likely to Challenge Elizabeth Warren in 2018

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    Elizabeth Warren of MA for her US Senate seat in 2018. The former pitcher has also faced pushback over his failed video game company, 38 Studios. Schilling, whose social media accounts say lives in Medfield, describes himself on his Facebook page as a "conservative pro life pro 2nd amendment American who wants to help those that can not help themselves".
  • Game growth, movie tie-ins help Hasbro to record revenue

    Game growth, movie tie-ins help Hasbro to record revenue

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    But the latest results are seen as a good sign for the overall industry as it heads into the holiday season. The Pawtucket, Rhode Island-based company's revenue rose to $1.68 billion from $1.47 billion. Elsewhere, net earnings for Q3 2016 increased 24 per cent to $257.8 million, the greatest earnings quarter in Hasbro's history. Hasbro's games division also experienced an increase year-over-year, with 13 percent of growth in revenue thanks to robust sales of the company's game ...
  • Best and Worst Cities for LGBTQ Equality

    Best and Worst Cities for LGBTQ Equality

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    The MEI assessed lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer inclusion in the laws and policies in 506 towns and cities across the United States. The average city score was 55 points , according to the HRC. Knoxville's highest score came in the law enforcement category: The Knoxville Police Department, which reports hate crime statistics to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, also created a LGBT liaison position this year (as did mayor's office).
  • Tesla, Panasoniccollaborate in Buffalo

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    Production of modules and photovoltaic cells for solar energy systems utilized by SolarCity will commence in 2017 at SolarCity's facility in NY. Tesla , it seems, wants to make it a little easier for shareholders to vote in favor of the deal.
  • 3 arrested in alleged bomb plot targeting Somalis in Kansas

    3 arrested in alleged bomb plot targeting Somalis in Kansas

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    They had allegedly been plotting since February to blow up the apartment complex and mosque in Garden City, a meatpacking town in western Kansas. All three were charged with one count each of conspiring to use a weapon of mass destruction, prosecutors said.
  • Trump campaign denounces Ohio GOP chair, deepens party rift

    Trump campaign denounces Ohio GOP chair, deepens party rift

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    The initial response of key Ohio Republicans condemned Trump's effort against Borges. Borges responded to Paduchik's allegations in a letter to the Ohio GOP's central committee, saying he has helped the Trump campaign build a political organization in the state, working directly with Trump and the campaign's national political director, including by recommending Paduchik for the state director post.
  • Trump challenges legitimacy of election

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    Donald Trump says he raised $100 million last month for his presidential campaign and Republican partners. He did not provide any evidence to back up his claim. It's the latest crack in GOP unity in the critical battleground state, where Republican Gov. John Kasich is also not behind the party's presidential nominee.
  • Deadline passed, state tallying up new voter registrations

    Deadline passed, state tallying up new voter registrations

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    Arevalo said since early voting launched on October 10, the office has seen many early voters. Toni Chieffalo, coordinator of elections in Ohio County, said she saw a lot of registrations in the county last week through the Secretary of State's website, and noted there had been a number of people coming into the commission office in person this week either to register or change their registrations.
  • Nevada fire destroys 22 homes

    Nevada fire destroys 22 homes

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    From now through October 16, choose from wonderful subscription offers.... The fire has burned about 3 square miles and continues to threaten dozens of homes. The blaze between Reno and Carson City was only 5 percent contained, fire officials said. Firefighters also snuffed out another fire that destroyed at least one structure and had temporarily closed the Mount Rose Highway connecting Reno to Lake Tahoe.
  • GOP's Portman, Democrat Strickland, face off in 1st debate

    GOP's Portman, Democrat Strickland, face off in 1st debate

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    Portman has kept a double digit lead and Binning said that the debate was not a game changer. "Our country deserves better". Strickland attacked Portman for trumpeting his work to combat the heroin epidemic and then voting "no" on an omnibus spending bill that included money for treatment and prevention.
  • At Clinton rally, Obama to try to tie Republicans to Trump

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    He did take it to a whole new level. He said: "These vicious claims about me, of inappropriate conduct with women, are totally and absolutely false". Her Republican rival, for his part, has been campaigning at a furious pace, pushing back hard against the deluge of accusations of unwanted sexual advances brought by more than six women since last weekend.
  • Kim Kardashian robbery costume pulled after backlash

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    Hall said that although he personally believes the Kim Kardashian robbery costume is politically incorrect, and wouldn't use it himself, he'd likely sell it to a customer. Although, the numbers of the people on the social media has criticized this costume as they feel it is so disrespectful for Kim Kardashian . "Halloween references pop culture, and celebrities are no different", Weeks told Time .
  • Obama on Republicans disavowing Trump: Too little, too late

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    President Obama mocked Republicans Thursday night for embracing Donald Trump at the expense of the party's traditional family values and its long-standing tough talk about Russian Federation. The last president to win the election without OH was John F. Kennedy back in 1960. Hillary Clinton is deploying her secret weapon, and the result is pure devastation for Donald Trump .
  • Obama: Republicans deserve no credit for disavowing Trump

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    Obama said in a democracy, a politician can't just ban journalists "that you don't like". "I can't stop thinking about this, it has shaken me to my core", she said. Obama was interrupted briefly by a pro-Trump protester shouting about Bill Clinton and rape allegations. He said Donald Trump doesn't have the qualities to be President."made fun of someone who was disabled.how he said Mexicans were rapists".
  • Email: Clinton campaign tried to move back Illinois primary

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    A Hillary Clinton ally expressed frustration with the candidate's refusal to say "sorry" for her use of a private server, according to e-mails released by WikiLeaks Thursday. It was disturbing to read about how liberals characterize conservative Catholics as being responsible for an "amazing bastardization of faith". "And it's not surprising then they get bitter, they cling to guns or religion or antipathy toward people who aren't like them or anti-immigrant sentiment or anti-trade sentiment ...
  • 2 charged in killing of 95-year-old man held without bail

    2 charged in killing of 95-year-old man held without bail

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    Harty's wife, Joanna Fisher, 77, survived being attacked and was taken to UMass Memorial Medical Center for treatment, authorities said. Harty died in the home after suffering stab wounds and being suffocated with a pillow, according to the DA's office.
  • Florida court: Jury must unanimously agree on death penalty

    Florida court: Jury must unanimously agree on death penalty

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    The ruling comes just months after the U.S. Supreme Court found Florida's death penalty law unconstitutional, as juries played only an advisory role in recommending life or death. State legislators responded by overhauling the law. Racial disparities, over-zealous prosecutors and a lack of resources for defense counsel continue to plague death penalty cases.
  • Some Liberty University students rebel against Falwell over Trump

    Some Liberty University students rebel against Falwell over Trump

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    One of the women, Manhattan, New York resident Jessica Leeds, 74, said more than 30 years ago when she was a traveling businesswoman at a paper company, Trump sexually assaulted her in the first-class cabin of a flight to New York. "Associating any politician with Christianity is damaging to the Gospel of Jesus Christ", the statement said. "It's why why all these accusations are being thrown against Donald Trump , because they want to steer the public away from all of these revelations in ...
  • Bob Dylan Awarded The 2016 Nobel Prize In Literature

    Bob Dylan Awarded The 2016 Nobel Prize In Literature

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    The Nobel Prize in Literature is worth $906,000. Tweeting from his official POTUS account, Obama said: "Congratulations to one of my favorite poets, Bob Dylan , on a well-deserved Nobel". Dylan's first British tour was captured in the classic documentary "Don't Look Back" in 1965 - the same year he outraged his traditionalist folk fans by using an electric guitar at the Newport Folk Festival on Rhode Island.
  • Judge rejects mistrial in Derrick Rose rape case

    Judge rejects mistrial in Derrick Rose rape case

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    There is "no indication" that detective Nadine Hernandez's suspected suicide is related to her case work, the LAPD says. She died later at a hospital. This is a high profile case and Detective Nadine Hernandez had argued in the letter that the ability to offer a safe space and anonymity to the people who file a rape report.
  • Elevator nightmare in NYC for mom and baby

    Elevator nightmare in NYC for mom and baby

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    Thursday. The stroller fell on top of the elevator auto on the 17th floor. The two fell several feet onto the roof of the auto stuck between the 22nd and 23rd floors of the building - part of the Bay Park apartment complex. We have also learned that the building has a history of residents complaining about broken elevators and other maintenance problems. "They're real good people".
  • 'The Flash' Season 3 Spoilers: Savitar and Dr. Alchemy is Coming

    'The Flash' Season 3 Spoilers: Savitar and Dr. Alchemy is Coming

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    Barry explains to the crew why things are weird, and illustrates it Back to the Future 2 style. If Julian turns out to be Dr. Alchemy, then he just hates Barry because he is The Flash and/or because Julian is evil. We don't even know for sure if he has the Philosopher's Stone or something like it, though he used something to shoot a beam of energy at Barry during "Paradox".
  • Pence says he's standing by Trump

    Pence says he's standing by Trump

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    Trump released a recorded statement offering a rare apology and attempted to deflect the criticism onto former president Bill Clinton on Friday night. "It takes a big man to know when he's wrong and to admit it and have the humility to apologize", Pence said. In the video, Trump, who was married to his current wife at the time, is heard describing attempts to have sex with a married woman.