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What Trump and Clinton need to do to win

What Trump and Clinton need to do to win

Last night, Hillary Clinton became the first woman to be nominated for president by a major party. Sean Spicer, chief strategist for the RNC, noted eruptions of boos inside the Democratic convention hall and omnipresence of Sanders fans, and said, "Clinton should really focus on getting her own party in order before she worries about our party". Read More

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Dutch cyclist in intensive care with three spinal fractures after horror crash

Sailing past her crumpled teammate, Anna van der Breggen suddenly realized she was the only hope the Netherlands had of defending its gold medal in the women's Olympic road race. "Ms. Van Vleuten is conscious, able to communicate". "This was way past technical, this was unsafe". American Mara Abbott passed her for the lead seconds later, and the rest of the field followed. Read More

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I don't throw babies out. Believe me, I love babies

I don't throw babies out. Believe me, I love babies

But rest assured, Trump is still a fan of infants. Me: As an obvious Trump supporter, Baby, what is it that you like about him? Protesters gathered to rally against Trump, urging voters to say "no" to racism and hate this November. This baby could have been Pavarotti", he said. "It doesn't make me feel good when people say those things, and I recognize that I have work to do", Clinton said. Read More

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Texans star WR DeAndre Hopkins not at training camp

DeAndre Hopkins put up big numbers for the Texans in 2015 and now he wants to be paid like an elite wide receiver. The Texans have to be careful in how they handle this situation moving forward. Hopkins certainly deserves a raise for the way he's played to this point in his career and his importance to the offense, but the Texans likely weren't planning on having to rework his deal this offseason. Read More

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Rocky start to US Democratic convention as Sanders backers resist Clinton

Rocky start to US Democratic convention as Sanders backers resist Clinton

Some of his backers are reluctant to get behind Clinton, seeing her as a member of the Washington political elite who pays lip service to their goals of reining in Wall Street and eradicating income inequality. Carolyn Fowler is a long-time Democratic activist and a Los Angeles delegate for Hillary Clinton. Numerous disgruntled Sanders supporters say their opposition to the TPP deal has become a point of unification and has emerged as one of the significant reasons why they refuse to ... Read More

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Southwest Airlines system outage causes nationwide delays

Southwest Airlines system outage causes nationwide delays

None of the other flights out of BNA are expected to be delayed. Van Cleave reports that the FAA says that the airline issued a nationwide ground stop for all departing flights. For updates you can visit their media website for updates , as well as their Facebook and Twitter . The company's website, www.southwest.com, appeared to not allow booking or check-in and had a notice saying, "We're working hard to get you where you want to be..." Still big lines here. Read More

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'Heat Dome' to Grip US, With Heat Index Reaching Triple Digits

'Heat Dome' to Grip US, With Heat Index Reaching Triple Digits

Due to that, the National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat watch for the Chippewa Valley, for Thursday morning through Friday evening. Wednesday . Leaving a child or pet in an enclosed vehicle can be deadly, even for a short period of time. "Since we'll have temperatures that are 5 to 10 degrees above normal, and humidity levels will also be a little higher than what's typical, there's a chance we'll get close to record highs". Read More

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Former SCSU athlete picked to Olympic rugby team

Ebner made headlines last spring when the Patriots granted him a leave of absence to try out for the US squad. Ebner, 27, signed a new contract with the Patriots back in March before his leave of absence and will return to the National Football League following the end of the Olympics on 11 August with Patriots head coach Bill Belichick unconcerned. Read More

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NFHS directs member associations to institute pitch count limits for 2017 season

NFHS directs member associations to institute pitch count limits for 2017 season

Virginia coach Brian O'Connor, whose team won the national championship in 2015, called the changes "a step in the right direction" but was not sure a single pitch count number will have the desired effect. Zionsville coach Jered Moore, whose team featured one of the elite pitching staffs in the state this season , said this solution "is putting a Band-Aid on a major cut". Read More

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AG Lynch to testify on Clinton email investigation

AG Lynch to testify on Clinton email investigation

The evidence collected by the FBI during its investigation of Secretary Clinton's use of a personal email system appears to directly contradict several aspects of her sworn testimony. Phillips. "Director Comey further testified the Department of Justice requires a criminal referral from Congress to initiate an investigation of Secretary Clinton's congressional testimony", said Chaffetz and Goodlatte. Read More

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Black Lives Matter protest blocks Los Angeles freeway

A police robot armed with a bomb killed Johnson. Dallas was still on edge Saturday. Since Police Chief David Brown took over in 2010, complaints of excessive force by officers have dropped by almost two-thirds. He was punched by one protester after being ushered away by six or seven police officers. A demonstrator who wouldn't give his name told the crowd a bail bondsman had posted surety and the trio should be released soon. Read More

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DL Jonathan Ledbetter arrested…again — Georgia Bulldogs

DL Jonathan Ledbetter arrested…again — Georgia Bulldogs

Police attempted to wake up Ledbetter for 20 minutes by yelling, shaking Ledbetter's vehicle and using the sirens from their own police vehicles. A bystander called police about the vehicle, to which police responded shortly after. However, once the charges were dropped, Coach Smart never did specifically confirm whether or not Ledbetter would still face that suspension. There have been eight known player arrests since Smart took over, though Ledbetter, sophomore defensive end Chauncey ... Read More

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Louisiana police shooting protests move through Baton Rouge

WAFB confirmed one of its reporters had also been arrested . She says she hasn't spoken to him and doesn't have any information about circumstances of his arrest. A protester shouts "Look at me" towards a NYPD police officer during a march against police brutality in Manhattan, New York, U.S., July 9, 2016 . The demonstrators were angry over the death of Alton Sterling, who was shot and killed during a videotaped altercation with two white police officers in a convenience store parking lot. Read More

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