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Judge Declines to Overturn Football Game Score

Judge Declines to Overturn Football Game Score

A Cook County judge dealt the final blow Wednesday to a suburban Chicago high school football team that claimed it had been cheated out of a semifinal victory, losing the "once-in-a-lifetime opportunity" to play in the state championship. Not only is Thanksgiving on Thursday, but the state final is set for Saturday afternoon. And that admonishment appeared to have an impact, as the Fenwick students who were there joined administrators in saying they would accept the ruling - though one older ... Read More

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Sanders to build base outside of Washington in new Democratic post

Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Minority Whip Sen. Murray noted that it's a tough time for Democrats because of the election of Donald Trump and the failure of Democrats to take control of the Senate. Chuck Schumer of NY will be Senate Minority Leader. Schumer said he knew there would be differences of opinion on the new team, but that together the group could "speak to the blue-collar worker in West Virginia, and MI, as well as the people who live along the coast". Read More

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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West divorcing after rapper hospitalised following psychotic breakdown?

West's mother-in-law, Kris Jenner, spoke to the news magazine Extra about his condition on Monday night. After a pretty freakish week that included admitting that he didn't vote, but if he had, he would have voted for Donald Trump, lashing out at Beyoncé, urging Jay Z to call him and abruptly ending or cancelling his Saint Pablo Tour shows, Kanye West has been taken to the UCLA Medical Center to undergo psychiatric evaluation . Read More

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Even After The Election, Clinton Polls Better Than Trump

Democrat Hillary R. Clinton picked up 232 votes. "I don't really want to think about it". As of the most recent count, Clinton has received 1.7 million more votes than Trump. The founding father and first U.S. Treasury security once said that the body exists to ensure that "the office of President will never fall to the lot of any man who is not in an eminent degree endowed with the requisite qualifications". Read More

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Opening weekend deer harvest down almost 5 percent

Opening weekend deer harvest down almost 5 percent

Hunters killed more deer - 38,273 of them - in the central farmland zone than in any of the state's three other hunting zones. The deer-gun season is Monday, Nov. For summaries of past deer seasons, visit wildohio.gov/deerharvest . According to preliminary numbers released by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, hunters bagged 68,756 deer on Saturday. Read More

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More snow and wind advisory in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Northwest wind around 18 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 28 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. Cloudy, with a low around 32. Luckily, it will be dry for the BIG travel day on Wednesday as folks get ready for Thanksgiving . Rain will become steadier Wednesday night and parts of the state could see a wintry mix, especially in the hills to the north and west of Hartford. Read More

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Cold temperatures, Freeze Warning expected this weekend

Skies will remain clear and sunny, and a calm wind is expected from the south and southeast around 5 miles per hour through the afternoon, forecasters say. And Monday morning could be even colder across more of central Alabama, according to forecasters. Monday and Tuesday will get us back into the 70s, but not before our next system knocks us back into the seasonable 60s. Read More

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Captive's rescue leads to break in grisly quadruple slaying

Captive's rescue leads to break in grisly quadruple slaying

Authorities have been scouring that property since Thursday when they discovered Kala Brown , 30, of Anderson, S.C., "chained like a dog" at the neck and ankles in a locked metal storage shed on the partially wooded site. Kohlhepp has told detectives details only the killer would have known about the homicides at Superbike Motorsports in Chesnee, South Carolina, according to authorities. Read More

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Hate crime against Muslims rise by 67%

Even one hate crime incident based upon religion is one too many. Potok and others have criticised Trump for failing to address those behind the incidents, pointing out that Trump has taken to Twitter to attack the media and others he views as critics multiple times a day but has not addressed hate related incidents. Read More

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DC Area High School Students Walk Out Of Class To Protest Trump

DC Area High School Students Walk Out Of Class To Protest Trump

Students said they're anxious about Trump's stances on immigration and religion. Students walked out of class at schools on opposite sides of the United States on Monday, protesting President-elect Donald Trump. They want schools and communities to be protected from people who they say are being targeted by supporters of Trump. More than a thousand students walked out in Los Angeles alone. Read More

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2 arrested in assault of 'Deadliest Catch' star

2 arrested in assault of 'Deadliest Catch' star

Both Jake and Josh are the sons of ' Deadliest Catch' cornerstone, the late Phil Harris , who passed away in 2010. The victim's brother said Jake was beaten and then thrown out of a moving vehicle onto the side of the SR 526/the Mukilteo Speedway, but Everett police only were able to confirm that people in another auto saw Jake along the highway and called 911 to get help. Read More

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Texas woman found with tigers, skunk, fox in home, police say

Texas woman found with tigers, skunk, fox in home, police say

She was arrested and her tigers confiscated in Nye County. At about 5 p.m., that day, animal control officers met Meyer in Pahrump, but found no animals on the property. Investigators said Meyer did not meet those requirements and was keeping the animals dangerously close to other residences. Animal control officers with BARC Animal Shelter & Adoptions described her actions as extremely unsafe. Read More

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Firefighters make progress on containing Pinnacle blaze

Firefighters make progress on containing Pinnacle blaze

According to WLOS , the Party Rock Fire near Lake Lure has already burned almost 3,500 acres and remains just 15 percent contained. Over the weekend, mandatory evacuations were ordered in several North Carolina communities. They may get reinforcements: The Federal Emergency Management Agency said it would reimburse most of one fire's costs after a request from Tennessee. Read More

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Congressional GOP prepares to gut Obamacare as they claim Trump 'mandate'

Ryan took pointed criticism from Trump last month after Ryan told House members he would no longer defend or campaign for Trump. Already, Ryan has phoned Trump twice since the NY developer won the race to the White House, defeating Hillary Clinton -- and winning Ryan's home state of Wisconsin, the first Republican presidential candidate to do so since Ronald Reagan in 1984. Read More

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