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1 of 2 Texas cops hurt in attack out of hospital

1 of 2 Texas cops hurt in attack out of hospital

On Sept. 16 around 8:30 p.m. officers responded to a report of a possible suicide in the 3800 block of Wharton Drive, police said. When the officers opened the door to the shed, the witness fired multiple gunshots at the two officers. Officials said a SWAT team on the scene deployed gas canisters in an attempt to extricate the suspect from the shed, but it failed. "But we're very proud of the paramedics who put themselves in harm's way to help these officers". Read More

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Clinton tells reporters she's doing well

Mrs Clinton's team revealed afterwards that their candidate has been suffering from non-contagious pneumonia. Jennifer Palmieri, Clinton's communications director, said the candidate's break from the campaign trail helped her "sharpen the final argument she will present to voters in these closing weeks". Read More

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Ohio elections chief, Dems react to court ruling

Ohio elections chief, Dems react to court ruling

Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit. But Democrats claim the change disproportionately burdens black voters and those who lean Democratic. The state countered that the Golden Week placed a burden on state and local officials, and noted that it had added an extra Sunday to the existing time period of early voting as part of a separate lawsuit settlement with the NAACP, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), and other groups. Read More

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'Black Rifles Matter' sign offends visitors to Maine town

'Black Rifles Matter' sign offends visitors to Maine town

Supporters of the Black Lives Matter movement have not been too pleased with Sample's sign. Sample says he put up the sign after seeing an ad in the local paper that supported an assault-style weapons ban. "It's my property, it's my sign". "Some of these people have cut their vacation short and left early", Town Manager Thomas Woodin said, adding, "There isn't much the town can do about it", given Sample's First Amendment rights. Read More

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Republicans call tech experts to testify on Clinton's server

Republicans call tech experts to testify on Clinton's server

A letter from Pagliano's attorney released by the committee says Pagliano will continue to assert his constitutional right not to testify. But he said he was aware of many failed login attempts that he described as "brute force attacks". "I will consult with counsel and my colleagues on the committee to consider a full range of options available to address Mr. Pagliano's failure to appear", committee chairman Rep. Read More

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Tennessee lawmakers to take up resolution to oust member

Tennessee lawmakers to take up resolution to oust member

Durham in an eight-page letter on Monday criticizes House Republican leadership for supporting an investigation into sexual harassment allegations against him that he says are untrue. Forty seven Republicans were joined by 23 Democrats Tuesday to vote to oust Durham from the Tennessee state Legislature. But she has been castigated by Democrats who say she allowed the problem to fester by not forcing Durham out in 2015 when she heard about harassment allegations. Read More

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Clinton Regrets Calling 'Half' of Trump Backers 'Deplorable'

On Saturday, Clinton's staff said she attended another fundraiser at the Armonk, New York, home of attorney David Boies. Clinton admitted in a statement that her remarks had been "grossly generalistic"-as she said at the time". Brown, assistant director of the Quinnipiac poll. Trump, meanwhile, did not address Clinton's comment at his only scheduled public appearance on Saturday, a funeral in St. Read More

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For Troops, a Tone Deaf 'Commander-in-Chief' Forum

For Troops, a Tone Deaf 'Commander-in-Chief' Forum

Tweetmaster Trump tweeted . But Clinton aides pointed out that she only deplored Trump for giving voice to the "offensive, hateful mean-spirited rhetoric" of the toxic half who were irredeemable. The other "basket", she said, is comprised of people who feel that the government and the economy has "let them down". Clinton's campaign is standing by her "deplorables" statement, drawing attention to a tweet from a Politico reporter showing she has used the word before to describe Trump ... Read More

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FBI head: Clinton email matter 'not a cliff-hanger'

Only one of the 14,900 newly discovered Hillary Clinton emails referenced Benghazi, and it merely praised the secretary of state, CNN reports . Clinton and Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, appeared Wednesday night at a military and veterans forum broadcast on MSNBC, where Clinton was asked about the private email server she used as secretary of State. Read More

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