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Putin Says Russia Didn't Hack US Democratic Party

That said, he is reportedly glad that the hack occurred. This change in fortunes for Putin , who gave a swaggering interview to Bloomberg News on Thursday, has some people anxious. The worry among Democratic lawmakers has grown so great that the Senate Minority Leader, Democratic Sen. After Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid ended a secure, 30-minute phone briefing by a top intelligence official recently, he was "deeply shaken", according to an aide who was with Reid when he left the ...

Video shows vandals destroy iconic northwest rock formation

The stone formation beside him will forever be a monument to the day he asked his best friend to be his wife. However, after reviewing video captured by David Kalas - in which three individuals push on and eventually destroy the "Duckbill" - they've since determined the incident wasn't due to natural causes, obviously.

GAMES OF INTEREST: Grizzlies rally past St. Francis

The team's opponent, Fresno State, declined the delay of game penalty and the Nebraska home crowd of more than 90,000 cheered in appreciation. Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler were killed in a vehicle crash while driving home from a kicking camp in Wisconsin.

Police chief to clowns: We will arrest you for 'politely terrorizing public'

Greenville County deputies say they've found no evidence of anyone behind the apartment complex where residents reported seeing clowns trying to attract children. seem to already have a "Trick or Treat" character roaming in the woods by their homes. An officer went into the wooded area behind Fleetwood Manor and did find a small house at the end of a trail, but there were no signs of clowns .

New Jersey Gov. Christie upends old income tax deal with Pennsylvania

He said in a statement Friday that the state's financial situation necessitated the change. If lawmakers come back next week and cut health costs, Christie could consider "revising" his termination of the reciprocal tax pact. Christie's former treasurer has estimated the Garden State would reap $180 million in revenue from Pennsylvania residents forced to pay taxes here. South Jersey lawmakers expressed particularly concerned for those taxpayers.

Hermine is 1st hurricane to hit Florida coast in decade

This number has dropped significantly since Tuesday (30 August) when 22% of oil and 10% of natural gas production were shut as the storm made its way toward Florida's northwestern coastline. The city plans on closing beaches for swimming on Sunday, and possibly for several days after, as riptides are the number one concern with this storm, according to the mayor.

Hackers viewed 700 voter records, possibly 86K more

Unfortunately, shows like The Late Show with Stephen Colbert had to cover a concerning recent event impacting USA voters. The board remains confident that no voter information was altered or deleted from the database during the attack, which was first detected in mid-July and led to a two-week shutdown of the state's online voter registration system.

Hyudai to deploy 13 ships to cover Hanjin Shipping routes

Another Hanjin ship is expected to anchor off the ports before noon. Rahul Kapoor, a director at maritime consultancy Drewry Financial Research Services, told CNBC that "there is a loss of faith among customers". She said retailers are considering contingency plans that include using other carriers and working to get their cargo released. Hyundai Merchant Marine will be bred as Korea's main flag carrier at sea under careful guidance and support from the government and state-led creditors ...

Govs say LePage challenged no one to duel

In last week's voicemail, LePage called Gattine a "little son-of-a-bitch, socialist cocksucker" and encouraged him to share the message publicly "because I am after you". Meanwhile, as a Donald Trump supporter, he goes to bat for the candidate by calling Khizr Kahn, the father of a dead soldier and a Trump critic, a "con artist".

Trump to give speech on illegal immigration on Wednesday

Joining the presidential nominee on stage were top Iowa Republicans - among them Ernst, Gov. Terry Branstad, Sen. But Team Trump's struggled to do so even as they stayed tightly together on the details they know: Trump will issue more details on the immigration plan soon, the policy will be humane, and despite his clear wavering, he's been "consistent" on the issue.

UNCA, Warren Wilson make Princeton Review list

KCRG reported that the University has fought the image of a party school and drinking culture even before that party school ranking gained it notoriety. "However, as at many institutions of higher education, high-risk alcohol use on campus remains a pressing public health concern that negatively impacts campus safety and (students') academic progress and well-being", the statement said.

Flood volunteer bus hits fire truck; 2 dead, dozens hurt

The St. John fire department had originally arrived to help with a crashed truck when the out-of-control bus blasted through on the left lane, crashing into a fire engine that was blocking the roadway, swerving across traffic and hitting Chauvin and two firefighters over the side of a guardrail into the water below.

How will soon-to-be Hurricane Gaston affect Canada?

Gaston strengthened into the first major Atlantic hurricane of the season on Sunday, packing maximum sustained winds of 115 miles per hour (185 kph) with more powerful gusts but posing no threat to any land mass. The storm's center is expected to pass offshore of the Outer Banks of North Carolina on Tuesday. The Hurricane Center said the storm has just a 10 percent chance of forming into a tropical storm.

Libertarians ask for justices' help in Ohio

Johnson and other independent candidates were required to submit 5,000 valid signatures from qualified OH voters to secure a spot on the ballot. That move ultimately paid off, but Libertarians are still pushing a change in Ohio's election rules that ensures voters see the party label as well as the candidate's name.

US Criticises EC Over Tax Crackdown On Firms

The US Department of the Treasury plans to publish a paper today outlining its views on the EU's investigations into tax arrangements, sources told The Irish Times , which was first to break news of the fightback. U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew has written previously that the investigations appear "to be targeting U.S. companies disproportionately". A commission spokeswoman said in reaction to the report that there was "no bias against U.S.

Barack Obama heads to flood-ravaged Louisiana amid criticism he is late

The resident of Ascension Parish said she saw her home filled with 4 feet of water and resented what she saw from Obama. He hugged victims who lost everything, including Naketa and LeJuan Woods. Trump's visit was well-received by local officials, and for a moment it gave Trump a chance to reveal a presidential timber that he insists he has.

Trump campaign doubles spending, not ground game

Fuentes, who said he was sitting right across the table from Trump , described the Republican nominee's interest in Hispanic issues as "sincere" and said he was "impressed" by Trump's understanding of the different issues important to Hispanic voters of various backgrounds.

Devastated by Lawsuit, Gawker.com to Shut Down After 14 Years

Univision beat out Ziff Davis , the only other participant in the auction, a person familiar with the matter said. A three-week trial ended with the jury opinion in the favour of the former wrestler and ordering Gawker to pay $115m in damages and $25m in punitive damage.

Fmr. NFL star drugged and raped 16 women, gets 18 years

In a press release, U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite of the Eastern District of Louisiana said Sharper was sentenced "after having previously pled guilty to conspiracy to distribute Alprazolam, Diazepam and Zolpidem, with intent to commit rape and two counts of distributing these substances with intent to commit rape".

US National Guard activated after Milwaukee rioting

Mr Barrett said it would not be deployed unless police requested it. Six businesses were burned in the unrest that spilled past midnight Sunday. "That officer had to make a split-second decision when the person confronted him with a handgun", Milwaukee Police assistant chief Bill Jessup said.

US Declares Public Health Emergency in Puerto Rico Over Zika

But it can cause severe brain-related defects, including disastrously small heads, if women are infected during pregnancy. Sarasota County's first case marks the 499th in Florida, including 27 cases acquired from mosquitoes in the Wynwood neighborhood in Miami .

Ex-University of Colorado student gets 2 years for sex asault

The Guardian reported that prosecutors said Wilkerson "raped the half-conscious victim" after telling his friends that he was going to take care of the intoxicated woman. While his defense team say the victim fabricated the rape claim in order to cover up her poor academic performance. The victim said she suffered from depression and attempted to kill herself.

Bad Boys 3 Titled Bad Boys for Life, Gets New Release Date

Bad Boys 3 was originally announced for release in February 2017, before being put back to June 2nd of next year. Martin Lawrence and Will Smith in 1995's " Bad Boys "; Columbia Pictures/Getty Images (LOS ANGELES) - There's some good news and bad news for fans of the Bad Boys franchise.

Muslim Woman Sues Chicago Police Officers For Racial Profiling

On July Fourth, Itemid Al-Matar was trying to catch the train home so she could break fast by sunset and celebrate the end of Ramadan. Ms Al-Matar has since made a decision to pursue the officers who humilated her. A police rep would not comment directly on the case but tells the Chicago Sun-Times that officers "work hard each day to investigate suspicious activity and fight crime" and "strive to treat all individuals with the highest levels of dignity and respect".

All taxis to charge govt-set fares: HC

While hearing a batch of petitions, including one filed by a radio taxi association (which comprises taxi companies such as Meru Cabs, Mega Cabs and Easy Cabs), the high court directed a panel appointed by the central government to come up with a policy to govern all cab services nationwide.

Ted Strickland: "Death of Scalia Saved Labor, Happened at a Good Time"

Strickland apologized for his remarks on Wednesday, in a statement to the Examiner. Trump began trying to right his ship Monday, with a well-scripted economic policy speech in Detroit, but fell back into a habit of stunning comments, suggesting Tuesday that Second Amendment supporters possibly target Hillary Clinton and accusing President Barack Obama Wednesday night of being the "founder of ISIS".

Family of Muslim teen arrested over clock files lawsuit

The hoax bomb charges were dropped after authorities decided the 14-year-old did not mean any harm. "I used to love building things but now I can't", he said at the news conference. District spokeswoman Lesley Weaver said in a statement Monday that attorneys for the district will review the suit and determine a course of action.

Cincinnati police kill robbery suspect

Police Chief Eliot Isaac said preliminary information indicates the suspect was armed with a knife and struggled with the officer. Police said the slain man, Jawari Porter, was suspected of robbing a Cincinnati grocery store 20 minutes earlier, holding a knife on a security guard.

Clinton Vows to be President for 'All Americans'

Jackie Baumgardner, of Cherry Hill, New Jersey, a Democrat who volunteered to help delegates with disabilities, said, "I think we were all lifted up tonight and we're going to work to get her elected". U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown of OH called Trump a hypocrite who talked about opposing free trade deals to protect American workers but had the products sold by his companies made overseas.

Dutch cyclist falls on face in ugly crash during Olympic race

In the same event, Britain's Lizzie Armitstead endured yet more agony as she missed out on Olympic glory finishing in fifth place - just days after her drug-testing nightmare. "This was way past technical, this was risky". "That's what I've been working hard on, but that's sport". She got into her handlebar drops, sucked down one last energy gel and began to accelerate through streets lined with fans.