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Despite their past rocky relationship, Ryan credited Trump for helping to unify the GOP in the end. Ryan said Trump has "earned a mandate" from voters, many of whom didn't like the direction the country was going. "Donald Trump's election right there, just from regulations, helps save millions of jobs, helps the economy". "We're going to turn that victory into progress for the American people, and we are now talking about how we are going to hit the ground running to get this country ...
  • The Springfield Veterans Day 2016 parade make its way downtown

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    The ceremony begins at 10:30 a.m. on November 11. This year, the parade's theme is "Welcome Home Vietnam Heroes". The parade featured veterans spanning from World War II to the Iraq War and the War on Terror. "It's a day where you can celebrate the veterans for serving for us", One child said. She said she joined the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness and that the Paducah Housing Authority puts veterans at the top of the list.
  • Election issues results: Amendments 1 (parks) and 2 (campaign limits) pass

    Election issues results: Amendments 1 (parks) and 2 (campaign limits) pass

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    Amendment 6 Require Voter ID - approved by voters by 63% of the vote. Amendment 3 would have added 60 cents to the state's cigarette tax over a period of four years. The Missouri Supreme Court has ruled against photo-ID requirements in the past. Their vote was contingent on approval from state residents. However, voters officially changed that during the November 8 election, voting in support of the change.
  • Voter Guide: Nebraska voters face big choices in election

    Voter Guide: Nebraska voters face big choices in election

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    The Associated Press reported at about 2:30 a.m. that Trump earned the 270 votes necessary to win the presidency. Now, President-elect Donald Trump's already significant Electoral College lead just increased by one, as he's clinched Nebraska's second congressional district to boost his total electoral count to 290.
  • New Jersey fatal stabbing victims ID'd

    New Jersey fatal stabbing victims ID'd

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    Police were searching for 26-year-old Jeremy Arrington in their investigation of the Saturday afternoon attack that also left three people injured, Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. The fatal attack happened about 4pm Saturday (local time) at a Hedden Terrace residence. "It is hard for me to even speak about this, having young children of my own", Newark Mayor Ras Baraka told the news conference.
  • Clinton Aide Panicked at Obama's Response to Email Scandal, Email Shows

    Clinton Aide Panicked at Obama's Response to Email Scandal, Email Shows

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    The whistleblowing site has released more than 30,000 Podesta emails online and has said it intends to keep releasing documents each day right up until the November 8 United States presidential election. "Should I call her and talk this through or better to leave with you?" The Clinton campaign has refused to confirm or deny specific emails' authenticity and has accused the Russian government of being behind their theft and release - a claim WikiLeaks and the Russians have denied.
  • Two former Christie allies are convicted in Bridgegate lane closures

    Two former Christie allies are convicted in Bridgegate lane closures

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    A sentencing hearing is scheduled for February 21. Christie said Friday that the verdict affirmed his decision to terminate Baroni and Kelly and that the jury held them responsible "for their own conduct". Bridgegate testimony from 34 witnesses, supported by hundreds of excerpts from emails, text messages, documents and video recordings, has created a picture in which public officials wielded control over state resources to encourage or intimidate local officials into supporting Gov .
  • Putin grants Russian citizenship to United States action star Steven Seagal

    Putin grants Russian citizenship to United States action star Steven Seagal

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    Seagal follows other celebrities including French actor Gerard Depardieu, US mixed martial arts fighter Jeff Monson, US boxer Roy Jones and snowboarder Vic Wild in taking Russian citizenship . The action star's movie credits include Under Siege and Flight of Fury and he has also starred in his own U.S. reality TV show, Steven Seagal: Lawman.
  • SC Woman Held Captive, 'Chained Like A Dog,' In Metal Container

    SC Woman Held Captive, 'Chained Like A Dog,' In Metal Container

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    Miller said she believes Brown started working for Kohlhepp just weeks before she disappeared. The deputies listened more closely, and hearing it again they moved closer to a 30-foot-long shipping container and knocked on the side. this person missing, that person missing, another person missing. oh wait. that person just went to beach with friend, other person found with her parole violation boyfriend", Kohlhepp wrote on September 15 , apparently dismissing the disappearances.
  • Iowa must contain Barkley, McSorley at No. 20 Penn State

    Iowa must contain Barkley, McSorley at No. 20 Penn State

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    The Rams' quarterback took the snap under center and was ready to take a knee when the Bison defensive line "submarined" Fordham's offensive line, turning the victory formation into a fumble that was recovered by the Bison. 2 Ohio State on October 22. Keep an eye on the following Penn State players to play key roles against the Hawkeyes Saturday night. Iowa probably won't allow another 200-yard rushing performance.
  • Services set for Iowa officer gunned down in car

    Services set for Iowa officer gunned down in car

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    In a bid to show just how much police officers in Iowa are loved, a young woman chose to give a humble gift to a cop grieving the loss of his fellow brothers. "I don't see how we can connect those two incidents right now", Parizek said. "I don't do it for that, but most of the time, I get a note, or a message on Facebook, that just says, 'Hey, thanks, that helped a lot".
  • Stephen Colbert Fingers FBI Director James Comey For Email Announcement

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    At the time Clinton and her team, including Abedin, were on the candidate's campaign plane gliding toward an election rally in Iowa, oblivious to the shockwaves convulsing the political world below. Most Americans (56%) say that federal officials can not be trusted to act in a political neutral way, with 51% of Democrats and 59% of Republicans agreeing.
  • FBI investigations into Trump-Russia ties yield little

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    Trump will buy ads in Colorado, Maine, Michigan , New Mexico, Wisconsin and Virginia, states that most recent polls have signaled lean toward Hillary Clinton. "He has no problem revealing information about Hillary Clinton , when he didn't even have a warrant to look at it, but he is willing to hold back information on Russian state actors".
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation publishes files from Bill Clinton's 2001 pardon of Marc Rich

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    The Twitter account used to publicise the Rich files, an official Federal Bureau of Investigation account called @FBIRecordsVault , had been dormant for more than a year until Sunday, when it began to tweet links to archived documents. An FBI investigation was launched into the pardon later than year and closed in 2005 without charges. Comey , who was once a registered Republican, has been criticised by both Democrats and Republicans during the presidential campaign.
  • Chicago Cubs Force Game 7 of World Series, Celebs React!

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    Addison Russell is having himself a night in Game 6 . On a 2-0 count, Russell launched a 91 miles per hour pitch from Otero to center field for a grand slam and a 7-0 lead. Maddon came to get him in the sixth, the right-hander got several pats on the back from Chicago's infielders and Cubs fans saluted him with a standing ovation.
  • Red Cross offers safety tips for trick-or-treaters on Halloween

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    If older children are going alone, plan and review the route that is acceptable to you. Make sure children know your cellphone number, their home phone number, and address in case you get separated. If there is no sidewalk, walk on the grass away from the street. While trick-or-treating, travel in groups to be more visible to cars and less of a target for criminals.
  • Clinton campaigns with First Lady, Trump hurls insults

    Clinton campaigns with First Lady, Trump hurls insults

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    Donald Trump won't commit to working with Hillary Clinton if she's elected president. In Florida, Clinton gets the support of 45 percent of likely voters, while Trump gets 44 percent. "Even Director Comey noted that this new information may not be significant", Clinton added. Clinton hurt at the polls? This is just the latest scandal that's come as election polls flip-flop.
  • Ryan: Pentagon should stop trying to recover overpayments

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    It also calls for a comprehensive investigation by the Department of Defense and the National Guard Bureau into what authorities the Department possesses to waive the repayment of these debts. "However, numerous soldiers who received the bonuses acted on good faith resulting from bad information; some, however, knowingly committed fraud" read the California Military Department statement .
  • New Poll Shows Clinton-Trump Tightening Even Before New Email Revelations

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    Clinton is less disliked by likely voters, with a negative 40 percent to 55 percent favorability rating, compared to Trump's negative 36 to 59 percent rating. During the primary, Trump often mocked Bush for "low energy", a remark that is now being directed at Clinton as Trump claims that the Democratic nominee doesn't have the "strength or stamina" to serve as president.
  • Released memo outlines Bill Clinton's lucrative speeches

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    It is widely known that both Bill and Hillary Clinton made millions on speaking fees, and CNN had previously done an analysis from Hillary Clinton's Federal Election Commission financial disclosure, which shows the Clintons raked in $153 million in speaking fees from 2001 to February 2016.
  • Biden: 'No Intention' Of Working For Hillary

    Biden: 'No Intention' Of Working For Hillary

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    Hillary Clinton's campaign is reportedly considering the former senator, who chaired the Foreign Relations Committee before joining President Barack Obama's administration, for secretary of state . There's also the fact that Biden has been around and knows that all of the Hillary people will be spending every waking moment defending her scandal du jour , an opinion that was heavily reinforced today.
  • Donald Trump belittles accusers as more turn up with sordid stories

    Donald Trump belittles accusers as more turn up with sordid stories

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    She also said she didn´t notice making a much-commented shimmy motion during Sunday´s debate when Trump accused her of not having the "right temperament" to be president. And Trump referred to one woman, Jessica Leeds , who said Trump groped her on an airplane in the 1980s, as "that disgusting woman", saying Leeds would not have drawn his interest.