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CDC: Two HPV Shots OK for Preteens

CDC: Two HPV Shots OK for Preteens

Experts hope that the abbreviated vaccination schedule will encourage more parents to get their kids the human papillomavirus (HPV ) vaccine, which protects against strains of the virus that can cause genital warts and cervical, anal, head, and neck cancers. Read More

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Wonder Woman named a special UN ambassador, despite protests

Wonder Woman , who was played by Lynda Carter in the titular 1970s TV series, turns 75 this year. Protesters, both inside and outside the organisation, fell that the spot should go to a real - and less sexualised - woman. She's broadly appealing to boys and girls, which is a very helpful tool in the immediate fight against gender inequality, if not the ideal tool. In a first for the company, the comic book will simultaneously be published in the six official languages of the U.N.: ... Read More

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Ryan plugs GOP campaign agenda, but no mention of Trump

Ryan plugs GOP campaign agenda, but no mention of Trump

That means Ryan could face a rebellion like the one that drove former Speaker John Boehner into retirement and that may test Ryan¿s hold on his own job. Trump has apologized for the comments, denied sexually assaulting anyone, as Ryan and other republicans have blasted his conduct. Trump supporters are fully behind their candidate, claiming the Clinton campaign is behind the attacks. Read More

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Pro-Trump group ad seeks to pit Michelle Obama against Clinton

Pro-Trump group ad seeks to pit Michelle Obama against Clinton

Echoing Steinem, Rashida Jones , a writer and actress, said Michelle "embodies the modern, American woman ". It connected. Whether you like to believe it or not, whether I want to believe it or not, it connected. One particular theme that ran throughout the piece was the gracious way the mother of two handled the intense scrutiny against her - and still proved to people that she wasn't the person the media tried to make her out to be. Read More

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We will not displace evacuees in South Carolina — Georgia AD

The University of SC is moving its Saturday home game against the University of Georgia to Sunday, according to head coach Will Muschamp. The SEC cancelled the LSU-Florida game earlier in the day on Thursday. Perry Orth completed 11 of 18 passes for 138 yards. McGarity said SC has offered Georgia on-campus lodging the team plans to use tonight. Texas A&M probably didn't respect SC and they went into the half in a dog fight. Read More

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Johnson, Feingold spar over trade in Wisconsin Senate Debate

Johnson is a first-term Senator who owned and operated a plastics manufacturing company in Oshkosh before defeating Feingold for his seat in 2010. But Johnson, who said he's still weighing the pros and cons of TPP, said he'd rather have the next USA president renegotiate a deal that would have more support among members of Congress and the general public. Read More

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Donald Trump to campaign in Green Bay Monday

Donald Trump to campaign in Green Bay Monday

The push reflects growing worries that their nominee's unsubstantiated rhetoric could erode public trust in elections and lead to damaging disputes if he loses. Clinton is slated to spend Monday preparing with advisers near her home in NY. His campaign has faltered towards disaster since a recording was released two weeks ago in which he was heard to say "grab them by the p*ssy" in reference to his methods of courting women. Read More

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Big 12 Will Not Expand

Its objective is to both leverage the resources of all member schools, as well as to prevent them from leaving the conference at the first sign of trouble. Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said then that the Big 12 would be looking "for members that will grow over time as we grow". And there appear to still be ongoing negotiations for a revised TV deal between the Big 12 and its television partners, the result of which may not be known for some time. Read More

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McCain suggests GOP would oppose Clinton Supreme Court picks

McCain suggests GOP would oppose Clinton Supreme Court picks

Trump has released a list of possible Supreme Court appointees, which he has said would " guide " his selection process as president - a statement that earned praise from many conservatives. Republicans have learned nothing from the potential pummeling that they may take at the polls in 2016. Sen. That would be a possibility only if Democrats retake Senate control. Read More

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Clinton campaign chairman claims Russian Federation hacked his email

Clinton campaign chairman claims Russian Federation hacked his email

The emails, published by WikiLeaks after a hack of Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta's private account, also show Clinton campaign officials and Democratic leaders disparaging supporters of Sen. "But Donald Trump is taking a very different tone". Podesta tells the Associated Press the FBI is investigating Russia's possible role in hacking thousands of his personal emails, an intrusion he says Donald Trump's campaign may have been aware of in advance. Read More

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Federal report cites bias by San Francisco police

In May, the city's then-police chief resigned under pressure from the previously supportive Mayor Ed Lee. "This report makes clear the significant challenges that lie ahead for the police department and the city", Ronald Davis, director of the Justice Department's Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, said in a statement . Read More

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LAPD releases video showing suspect with gun before shooting

LAPD releases video showing suspect with gun before shooting

It shows a man in gray sweat trousers and a purple hooded sweatshirt running through a strip mall parking lot before taking cover behind a sports utility vehicle with what appears to be handgun in his left hand. Snell was pronounced dead at the scene, and a fully loaded, .40 caliber semiautomatic handgun was recovered less than 5 feet away from him, LAPD investigators said. Read More

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Hurricane Matthew devastates America's southeast coast

Hurricane Matthew devastates America's southeast coast

Upstream, flooding has begun to ease in multiple communities, allowing some to return to their homes. "We are going to have to rebuild a town in Princeville", McCrory said. "The industry learned a lot since Hurricane Floyd in 1999", Troxler noted. Flooding from the Tar River had been expected in Princeville, which was founded in 1885 and believed to be the oldest USA town incorporated by freed slaves, and most of its 2,000 residents evacuated. Read More

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Texas 911 operator accused of hanging up on 1000s of calls

Texas 911 operator accused of hanging up on 1000s of calls

Only seconds into the call, he was disconnected. The operator, again identified as Williams , said " Houston 911, do you need medical, police or fire?" CBS 8 cites court documents filed in Harris County Court when reporting that Li told authorities that he was at a convenience store buying lottery tickets when he heard someone yell that a robbery was happening. Read More

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Woman accused of trying to extort money from ex-Gov. Spitzer

Woman accused of trying to extort money from ex-Gov. Spitzer

The woman made a similar claim of another man in 2013, and that case was dropped when her lawyer at the time said he had ethical concerns with her allegations, NBC 4 NY reported in February. When police arrived, they noticed the woman had a cut on her arm and took her to a hospital. She is due in court Tuesday. "She wasn't trying to get away". Read More

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Pence emerges in NC with praise, 'forgiveness' for Trump

Pence emerges in NC with praise, 'forgiveness' for Trump

He noted that Mr Trump had apologised, adding: "We all fall short of the glory of God". AshLee Strong, a spokesman for Ryan, confirmed that his sole priority for the remainder of the election would be defending congressional Republicans. On the other side of the Capitol, there were also signs that more Republican Senate candidates were moving to distance themselves from Trump. Clinton, speaking the day after the second presidential debate and the day before voter registration ends in OH, ... Read More

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1 dead, 1 hurt in East Hartford plane crash

Local broadcaster WFSB reported the plane was "in pieces", and that wires and telephone poles had been knocked down in the area. Connecticut State Police tweeted Route 2 would be closed for an investigation into the accident. Two women and a young child got out of a auto that was nearly hit, he said. Another witness told the paper that the plane 'went down, then it disintegrated. Read More

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Philippines tells US no joint patrols in South China Sea

Last month, Duterte said that a USA presence could actually be counterproductive , according to United Press International. In response to the possibility of the coordinated drills between the two countries ending, Roger Hollenbeck, a USA military spokesman, said, " I have nothing to do with that and we are going to continue to work together, we've got a great relationship ". Read More

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Mark Burnett Breaks Silence on 'The Apprentice' Footage, Donald Trump

Mark Burnett Breaks Silence on 'The Apprentice' Footage, Donald Trump

The show is produced by Mark Burnett, a 56-year-old London-born executive, who is now president of MGM Television. Donald Trump insulted the physical appearance of a budding country musician, transcripts from unaired footage of " The Apprentice " show - the latest evidence in a growing trail of it showing that the GOP nominee has treated women crudely and cruelly throughout his career. Read More

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Obama heads to Chicago to raise money for Democrats

Obama heads to Chicago to raise money for Democrats

Obama also used the visit to cast an early ballot . "I'm gonna be doing a little campaigning and a little voting too". "So we've still got a lot of work to do and nobody knows that more than she does". His first fundraiser Friday benefited the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. This year, however, Kirk faces a traditional Democratic vote push in Illinois' presidential elections, which is partly why he is seen as the most vulnerable Republican seeking re-election nationally. Read More

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Ohio poll: Clinton and Trump locked in tight race

Pennsylvania? Colorado? New Hampshire's demographics might favor Trump, but polling has shown Clinton with - so far - a durable lead there. Republican Gov. Asked who would be voting for in November, he told Inside Edition: "That's confidential". "And it did something for 100 percent of the people". Clinton is not doing quite as well as Barack Obama did four years ago among black, Hispanic, and Asian voters (73% to 15% for Trump compared with 84% for Obama to 14% for Mitt Romney in 2012). Read More

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Man wearing clown mask faces charges for scaring motorists in Dauphin County

Man wearing clown mask faces charges for scaring motorists in Dauphin County

Auburn police are determining whether or not criminal charges are warranted after a person wearing a clown mask followed a school bus. The Portland Police Bureau said that Dahlman was arrested at approximately 8:30 a.m. This man was identified as the parent of a student at an Auburn school. Police in Dauphin County have charged a man with disorderly conduct for wearing a clown mask while chasing people and screaming at them. Read More

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USA high school's football players too big for

USA high school's football players too big for

Usually, private schools play other private schools to maintain an even playing field, but Archbishop, ranked first in the state by the AP, is tearing through its conference. One reason the players at Archbishop Murphy are so big is because as a private school, it can recruit players from around the region while public schools cannot. Read More

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For Top 25 teams, the waiting for Matthew continues

It's not as if Miami fans were rolling out the red carpet to begin with, but Hurricane Matthew has made Florida State's Miami entrance more challenging. On the ground, Joseph Yearby rushed for 65 yards and a touchdown in nine carries while Mark Walton had 44 yards and a touchdown in 15 carries. Miami's 2016 nERD rating of 26.52 is a full 10 points higher than the Canes' next best season in a decade (2009). Read More

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Texas Boy With Apecial Needs Intentionally Set On Fire, Mother Says

Texas Boy With Apecial Needs Intentionally Set On Fire, Mother Says

Kayden Culp's mother, Tristyn Hatchett, said that her son was playing in a field, in Kerrville , TX, with two other boys at the time of the incident. Despite the poor treatment, Kayden considered the children his friends, his relatives said. Following the devastating words whispered by an injured and soon-to-be comatose Kayden Culp , local police arrested one of the elementary school-aged boys believed to be involved in the horrific attack on the special needs child. Read More

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Clinton's Remarks on Young Voters Fuel New Trump Pitch

Clinton's Remarks on Young Voters Fuel New Trump Pitch

The audio, released by the Free Beacon , was recorded during the heart of the Democratic primary when the race was close between Clinton and Sanders. The Obama comments blew up in 2008 because they came in the heat of the primary campaign, and you can bet Sanders's response to this audio would have been different if it had come out several months ago, when he still had a chance to win the nomination. Read More

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Social media made Kardashian target

Social media made Kardashian target

The 39-year-old rapper is said to be feeling "helpless" following the robbery , which saw Kim tied up and locked in her bathroom while thieves made off with millions of dollars worth of jewelry and two iPhones. "I'm literally here all the time", she said referring to the set of DWTS . Her spokesperson said she was "badly shaken" but "physically unharmed" following the ordeal. Read More

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