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Ted Cruz says he will vote for Donald Trump

Glenn Beck speaks to Texas GOP Sen. And Steve Deace, a conservative radio show host in Iowa and a prominent Cruz backer, blasted Cruz on Twitter . Cruz then took a swipe at Politico , calling the story Beck referenced a "hit piece" from a "left-wing rag".

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Philippines' Duterte to forge closer ties with China, Russia

Invoking the UN's new sustainable development goals adopted a year ago, Yasay said his country would not be able to meet those goals without tackling corruption and drugs. On Thursday, the Philippine leader hurled insults at U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the European Union, then invited them to come to investigate his crackdown.

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Vermont man lost at sea a week says he feels healthy

His lawyer, Hubert Santos, did not return a call for comment about the Chakalos murder investigation or the rescue at sea. A Coast Guard officer talked with Carman by phone after he was rescued Sunday by a passing freighter. Mr and Mrs Chakalos were well known philanthropists who split their time between CT and Chesterfield, New Hampshire , where they had an estate known for its massive holiday lights display.

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Police officer stuns grieving man with kind act after his sister's death

The friend he had convinced to drive him the long distance to be reunited with his mother was driving without a license and it wasn't long before the state highway patrolman pulled the pair over for speeding. "It was just so overwhelming", Ross told Inside Edition on Monday. Early Sunday morning, Mark Ross found out that his 15-year-old sister was killed in a auto crash.

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Bosnian Serbs approve controversial public holiday

Bosnia is still split along ethnic lines between the mainly-Serb entity and a Muslim-Croat federation. Organisers said the first preliminary results were expected within 48 hours after the vote. "In this entity [Republika Srpska], there are people who are preventing the Dayton Peace Agreement implementation because they prevented the implementation of decisions of the [Bosnian] Constitutional Court", Salkic said.

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URI strike - Long war forced on India by Pak: Shah

On Saturday, during his address at a rally here, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had shamed Pakistan for exporting terror. "The final victory will be ours", he said, adding that the country and all political parties should stand by the armed forces at this juncture.

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Cedar Rapids residents hope flood barriers hold

Late on Monday, officials in the city of about 126,000 said the almost 10 miles (16 km) of temporary flood barricades and a quarter-million sandbags put in place by emergency crews over the last few days appear to be working, media reported.

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Spike in North Carolina gas prices among nation's highest

A temporary bypass for the pipeline was completed late last week. Drivers in 25 states are paying less for gasoline week-over-week, the release said. Alabama is the lowest at $2.08. South Carolina, another state that reported escalated prices, has seen little relief at the pump. Drivers are paying the same price per gallon month-over-month, and 8 cents less per gallon year-over-year.

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US consumer confidence jumped in September

Utah consumers are bullish on the state's current economic conditions, according to a new report. "Consumers are not buying into "doom and gloom" right now". However, those expecting incomes to increase dropped to 17.1% from 18.5%. However, the proportion expecting a decline decreased from 11.0 percent to 10.3 percent.

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National Voter Registration Day Designed To Increase Participation

Registered voters can also vote for Green Party candidate Jill Stein and the Libertarian Party's Gary Johnson. For those living in the town of Normal or anywhere else in McLean County, find voter registration and early voting dates, times here.

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Pakistan ready for unconditional talks with India: Sartaj Aziz

She said, sponsoring terrorism is Pakistan' state policy and when it practiced as an instrument of state policy it is a war crime. "Pakistan is a terror state and does not want the people of Balochistan to live in peace", said Ahmar Musti Khan, founder of the American Friends of Balochistan.

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Witness Says Bridge Authority Used for Politics

David Wildstein, the government's star witness, is testifying in the trial of two former allies of Christie. Wildstein said that Baroni hired him as director of interstate capital projects but, in practice, his "job was to act as Mr. While the Port Authority would provide the benefits, Wildstein testified, the governor's office would control the process and take most of the credit in its quest to curry favor with politicians from whom it sought endorsements.

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Things to Know about deadly shootings at mall in Washington

Authorities identified the shooter as Arcan Cetin, 20, a resident of Oak Harbor, Washington. This undated Department of Licensing photo posted Saturday, Sept. A neighbor described him as "creepy, rude and obnoxious". The two were in high school together as well, and Ms. Cathey said he acted the same way then.

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Government forces gain ground near Aleppo

Elsewhere in Syria on Friday, the city of Homs, once one of the most active anti-regime cities in the country, finally conceded defeat. The pumping station supplying rebel-held parts of Aleppo was damaged on Thursday and subsequent strikes had made repairs impossible, Mr Dwyer told the BBC .

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Two firefighters killed in DE blaze

Two other injured firefighters were treated at the hospital and released Saturday afternoon. One of the two critically injured firefighters is a woman. "I said to myself, 'How the hell are (firefighters) going to get in there". All of our family is hurting, significantly. But Leach, Fickes and two other firefighters became trapped in the basement when the floor collapsed beneath them.

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Palestinian stabs Israeli officer amid new surge in violence

The attack took place by the Herod's Gate entrance to the Old City, a short distance from the Damascus Gate where on Friday a Jordanian was shot dead after attempting to stab a police officer. Israel blames the violence on a campaign of incitement by Palestinian political and religious leaders. Palestinians say the violence is rooted in decades of living under military rule and fading hopes for independence.

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Army Doesn't Speak, Its Shows Valour: Modi on Uri

He said that Pakistan also cooperated with India after Pathankot incident. "Let's see who eradicates poverty first". "The Prime Minister believes only in rhetoric, we have seen and heard him saying these things during the 2014 Lok Sabha polls and are hearing it again".

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Charlotte mayor urges Hillary Clinton to postpone visit

The shooting of Keith Lamont Scott, a black man, has sparked protests in Charlotte and is the latest incident to fuel a national discussion about lethal police force, particularly against African-Americans. "If possible, I would encourage them to come at a later date", Roberts said, explaining that local law enforcement is strained now. "In Charlotte, my hope is is that in the days to come, that people in the community pull together and say, how do we do this the right way?" A video of ...

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Protests continue for fifth straight night in Charlotte

Bamberg has represented the families of Alton Sterling, who was shot and killed in Baton Rouge this summer, and Walter Scott, who was killed by a North Charleston officer a year ago. Charlotte police have called that false, saying that police body camera footage shows he was brandishing a gun and that they recovered a weapon from the scene.

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US Voters Unsure of Clinton, Trump Positions Ahead of First Presidential Debate

And second, his belief that Democrat Hillary Clinton is "wholly unacceptable". In May, Cruz suspended his campaign after being defeated in the in primary and a few months later, in July, Cruz refused to endorse the property mogul at the party's convention, leading to jeers from angry Trump supporters.

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Will not forget Uri, ready to fight 1000-year war: Modi

He added that one country in the region was standing in the way of Asia's growth, and that news of terrorism always included a mention of that nation. PoK (Pakistan Occupied Kashmir) is with you, you can't even manage that. He indicated that India's efforts will be directed at isolating Pakistan diplomatically, saying it has already succeeded in this regard and will speed up measures in this regard.

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Gulen ready to return to Turkey if U.S. backs extradition

Biden also accepted and stated that there was concrete evidence", Bozdag added. Turkey's Ministry of Justice has officially appealed to the United States over Gulen's arrest. Meanwhile, a group of servicemen announced about transition of power to them. Today the Vice President met with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey at the Peninsula Hotel in NY.

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Eidul Azha being celebrated with religious zeal

The largest Eid congregation will be held at Sholakia at 9am. Dedicating this year's Eidul Azha to the endless sacrifices of Kashmiris, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has pledged to "dedicate all coming Eids to the people of [Indian-controlled] Kashmir till the dispute is resolved in accordance with their wishes".

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Electricity out across Puerto Rico after power plant fire

But even at some major chains in the capital city of San Juan, the generator has just enough power to turn on the lights in the lobby, while rooms are left in the dark. Utility officials said they were trying to determine what caused the fire that broke out on Wednesday afternoon at the Aguirre power plant. The fire apparently knocked out a transmission line that serves the broader grid, which automatically shut itself down as a preventive measure, said Yohari Molina, a spokeswoman for the ...

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Bucs' Jameis Winston eager for challenge ahead against Rams' defense

But one area the defense seems to be having success is against the run. Dirk Koetter will use both Charles Sims and Jacquizz Rodgers and the Rams have given up more than 100 yards per game. "They can"™t wait for me to get back," Gaines said, "just like I can"™t wait to get back.". Less than three seasons later, the Buccaneers traded him to the Rams for draft picks.