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Channel NewsAsia
Tight security, food stockpiling as Gabon braces for Bongo dynasty fatefor results from a election that will decide the fate of Ali Bongo and his fami
Tight security, food stockpiling as Gabon braces for Bongo dynasty fate
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 minutes ago
for results from a election that will decide the fate of Ali Bongo and his family's 50-year grip on power. Bongo's main challenger for the presidency, Jean Ping, a former foreign minister, African Union Commission chairman and lifelong political... Read more
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Philly.com
McCain is in the fight of his life in the age of Trumpof Arizona's long-running battles over illegal immigrants crossing the southern
McCain is in the fight of his life in the age of Trump
Philly.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
of Arizona's long-running battles over illegal immigrants crossing the southern border. Ward is McCain's main primary challenger Tuesday; she has attended Trump rallies and embraced his rhetoric while highlighting McCain's bipartisan work on... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Today in History, August 30: Thurgood Marshall confirmed on Supreme Court1983, Guion S. Bluford Jr. became the first black American astronaut to travel
Today in History, August 30: Thurgood Marshall confirmed on Supreme Court
Southwest Daily News / Posted 10 minutes ago
1983, Guion S. Bluford Jr. became the first black American astronaut to travel in space as he blasted off aboard the Challenger. In 1984, the space shuttle Discovery was launched on its inaugural flight. In 1986, Soviet authorities arrested... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Nation Braces for Results of Tense Electionminister is due to announce later Tuesday whether incumbent President Ali Bongo
The Nation Braces for Results of Tense Election
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 minutes ago
minister is due to announce later Tuesday whether incumbent President Ali Bongo has won a new term or been ousted by challenger Dr Jean Ping, and there are fears that the tensions may erupt into a repeat of the violence seen after the... Read more
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International Business Times
Labour is at risk of completely losing the working class votethe Brexit camp triumphed because the Brexiteers at least struck a pose of list
Labour is at risk of completely losing the working class vote
International Business Times / Posted 31 minutes ago
the Brexit camp triumphed because the Brexiteers at least struck a pose of listening. This is also why Labour leadership challenger Owen Smith's proposal of a second EU referendum would potentially be the final nail in the coffin of Labour as a... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Don't forget: Get out and VOTEthe mayoral candidates are Michael Hughes and Craig Swartwood. The council cand
Don't forget: Get out and VOTE
Payson Roundup / Posted an hour ago
the mayoral candidates are Michael Hughes and Craig Swartwood. The council candidates are incumbent Richard Croy; and challengers Kim Chittick, Hallie Overman-Jackman, Janell Sterner and Barbara Underwood. Star Valley’s candidates are... Read more
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The Mercury News
John McCain is in the fight of his life in the age of Donald Trumpof Arizona's long-running battles over illegal immigrants crossing the southern
John McCain is in the fight of his life in the age of Donald Trump
The Mercury News / Posted an hour ago
of Arizona's long-running battles over illegal immigrants crossing the southern border. Ward is McCain's main primary challenger Tuesday; she has attended Trump rallies and embraced his rhetoric while highlighting McCain's bipartisan work on... Read more
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NBC News
Democrats are on track to take back the Senateweek, we're dubbing today Primary-palooza -- as we're watching the primaries in
Democrats are on track to take back the Senate
NBC News / Posted an hour ago
week, we're dubbing today Primary-palooza -- as we're watching the primaries in Arizona (between Sen. John McCain and GOP challenger Kelli Ward) and in Florida (the Dem and GOP primaries for Senate, as well as Debbie Wasserman Schultz's own tough... Read more
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MPNnow.com
House Speaker Paul Ryan in Pittsford Tuesday for private fundraiserRyan is working to raise money for fellow Republican Tom Reed, who is up for re
House Speaker Paul Ryan in Pittsford Tuesday for private fundraiser
MPNnow.com / Posted an hour ago
Ryan is working to raise money for fellow Republican Tom Reed, who is up for re-election. Reed is up against Democratic challenger John Plumb in the 23rd district, which covers the Southern Tier, including parts of Ontario and Seneca Counties.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
John McCain is in the fight of his political life in the age of Donald Trumpof Arizona's long-running battles over illegal immigrants crossing the southern
John McCain is in the fight of his political life in the age of Donald Trump
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
of Arizona's long-running battles over illegal immigrants crossing the southern border. Ward is McCain's main primary challenger Tuesday; she has attended Trump rallies and embraced his rhetoric while highlighting McCain's bipartisan work on... Read more
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The Atlantic
How the Political Revolution Failed Tim Canova, Debbie Wasserman Schultz's primary challengerThe political revolution has let Tim Canova down. Bernie Sanders hasn’t shown u
How the Political Revolution Failed Tim Canova, Debbie Wasserman Schultz's primary challenger
The Atlantic / Posted an hour ago
The political revolution has let Tim Canova down. Bernie Sanders hasn’t shown up to campaign for his chosen primary challenger to Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the former chair of the Democratic National Committee. Heading into a Florida Democratic... Read more
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Market Watch
Hillary Clinton asks donors for debate advice | Trump rips Kaepernick for refusing to stand for national anthemon Tuesday. The Arizona Republican is bracing for a squeaker. Politico writes M
Hillary Clinton asks donors for debate advice | Trump rips Kaepernick for refusing to stand for national anthem
Market Watch / Posted 2 hours ago
on Tuesday. The Arizona Republican is bracing for a squeaker. Politico writes McCain expects to prevail over conservative challenger Kelli Ward, but the margin of victory will decide whether he barrels or limps into his general election faceoff... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 30, 20161983, Guion S. Bluford Jr. became the first black American astronaut to travel
This day in history, Aug. 30, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
1983, Guion S. Bluford Jr. became the first black American astronaut to travel in space as he blasted off aboard the Challenger. In 1984, the space shuttle Discovery was launched on its inaugural flight. In 1986, Soviet authorities arrested... Read more
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Roll Call
Murphy, Rubio, McCain Enter Tuesday's Primaries as Heavy Favoriteseach of which features an establishment-backed candidate who — by nearly all in
Murphy, Rubio, McCain Enter Tuesday's Primaries as Heavy Favorites
Roll Call / Posted 3 hours ago
each of which features an establishment-backed candidate who — by nearly all indications — will defeat a longshot challenger. In Arizona, Republican Sen. John McCain faces former state Sen. Kelli Ward in a race that pitted the longtime... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party Sweeps New District PollsSentahi won the district chairperson's seat. Mr Sentahi who was the NRM flag b
Ruling Party Sweeps New District Polls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Sentahi won the district chairperson's seat. Mr Sentahi who was the NRM flag bearer got 20,748 votes while his sole challenger Mr Gerald Semanda Apuuli who stood as an independent candidate polled 13,392 votes. Mr Semanda, a former... Read more
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CNBC
Trump hovers over McCain, Rubio US Senate re-election contestscandidates to quit, leaving Carlos Beruff, 58, a millionaire homebuilder and ne
Trump hovers over McCain, Rubio US Senate re-election contests
CNBC / Posted 3 hours ago
candidates to quit, leaving Carlos Beruff, 58, a millionaire homebuilder and newcomer to politics, as Rubio's main primary challenger. Like Ward, Beruff has embraced Trump and has accused Rubio of "tap dancing" around the presidential nominee and... Read more
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The New Statesman
Welcome to the zoo: what it feels like to report a presidential campaignthe centre-liberal status quo with a corporate feminist twist and a side order
Welcome to the zoo: what it feels like to report a presidential campaign
The New Statesman / Posted 3 hours ago
the centre-liberal status quo with a corporate feminist twist and a side order of hawkish sabre-rattling. Her main challenger was the veteran socialist Bernie Sanders, who believes in wealth redistribution, free university education and... Read more
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The Washington Times
Ousted from DNC, Wasserman Schultz faces primary challengeto his filings with the Federal Elections Commission, an almost unheard of amou
Ousted from DNC, Wasserman Schultz faces primary challenge
The Washington Times / Posted 3 hours ago
to his filings with the Federal Elections Commission, an almost unheard of amount for a first-time candidate and primary challenger. That has allowed him to operate four field offices and run TV ads. Wasserman Schultz, 49, has raised $3 million... Read more
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Daily Star
Pals' attempt at world’s hottest chilli challenge ends in agony – and an asthma attackanytime soon. The video of their painful plight has racked up an incredible 65
Pals' attempt at world’s hottest chilli challenge ends in agony – and an asthma attack
Daily Star / Posted 3 hours ago
anytime soon. The video of their painful plight has racked up an incredible 657,000 views on YouTube. Another chilli challenger who feels the women’s pain is this young girl, who attempted to eat a jalapeño pepper – but ended up squirting its... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Incumbents Poised For Big Wins Despite All The Attention On OutsidersRep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz — appear safe in their primary battles for reelec
Incumbents Poised For Big Wins Despite All The Attention On Outsiders
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 hours ago
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz — appear safe in their primary battles for reelection Tuesday. McCain has been holding off a challenger running to his right on immigration; Rubio is well ahead of a candidate fashioning himself in the mold of Donald... Read more
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NBC News
Florida's Latinos vote Tuesday in House, Senate, Local Primary Racesthe polls Tuesday, Florida voters casting ballots in the Republican primary had
Florida's Latinos vote Tuesday in House, Senate, Local Primary Races
NBC News / Posted 4 hours ago
the polls Tuesday, Florida voters casting ballots in the Republican primary had a choice between Rubio and a lesser known challenger, Carlos Beruff, a millionaire businessman who like Rubio also is Cuban American. Both are backing Trump. "The... Read more
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NBC News
Can John McCain survive the year of Donald Trump?Republicans decide whether to re-nominate the 80-year-old senator for a sixth t
Can John McCain survive the year of Donald Trump?
NBC News / Posted 4 hours ago
Republicans decide whether to re-nominate the 80-year-old senator for a sixth term or dump him. McCain's leading primary challenger is Kelli Ward, a former Arizona state senator who is running a Trump-like campaign, bashing Washington elites,... Read more
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The Washington Times
McCain challenge, Arpaio’s 7th term bid top Arizona primarythe five-term Republican a day after his 80th birthday. And six-term Maricopa C
McCain challenge, Arpaio’s 7th term bid top Arizona primary
The Washington Times / Posted 4 hours ago
the five-term Republican a day after his 80th birthday. And six-term Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio faces a trio of challengers in his primary. McCain has been campaigning hard in recent weeks and made one last stop Monday at a Phoenix fire... Read more
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The Border Mail
Former emergency services minister Jane Garrett to lodge bullying complaintwreck" amid persistent white-anting and internal leaks. So far any talk of a l
Former emergency services minister Jane Garrett to lodge bullying complaint
The Border Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
wreck" amid persistent white-anting and internal leaks. So far any talk of a leadership challenge to Mr Andrews has been brushed off. One report suggest Mr Andrews' detractors had been "counting the numbers" without any obvious challenger identifi... Read more
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The Courier
Former emergency services minister Jane Garrett to lodge bullying complaintwreck" amid persistent white-anting and internal leaks. So far any talk of a l
Former emergency services minister Jane Garrett to lodge bullying complaint
The Courier / Posted 4 hours ago
wreck" amid persistent white-anting and internal leaks. So far any talk of a leadership challenge to Mr Andrews has been brushed off. One report suggest Mr Andrews' detractors had been "counting the numbers" without any obvious challenger identifi... Read more
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Market Watch
These are the three most likely scenarios for the U.S. electionscartoons(1:53) Senators Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania and Richard Burr in North C
These are the three most likely scenarios for the U.S. elections
Market Watch / Posted 5 hours ago
cartoons(1:53) Senators Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania and Richard Burr in North Carolina are slightly ahead, as is Democratic challenger Maggie Hassan in New Hampshire, and Nevada is a dead heat, probably to be decided by the presidential vote in that... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Incumbents Poised For Big Wins Despite All The Attention On OutsidersRep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz — appear safe in their primary battles for reelec
Incumbents Poised For Big Wins Despite All The Attention On Outsiders
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 hours ago
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz — appear safe in their primary battles for reelection Tuesday. McCain has been holding off a challenger running to his right on immigration; Rubio is well ahead of a candidate fashioning himself in the mold of Donald... Read more
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HITC Sport
Sam Allardyce: If England are to win something, we must look at ‘foreigners’a transfer to Stoke three years later before the midfielder joined Sevilla 13 m
Sam Allardyce: If England are to win something, we must look at ‘foreigners’
HITC Sport / Posted 5 hours ago
a transfer to Stoke three years later before the midfielder joined Sevilla 13 months ago. Allardyce had earmarked him as a challenger for Eric Dier’s defensive midfield role, having identified that position as an area of the squad where there was... Read more
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USA Today
5 things you need to know TuesdayMcCain, Rubio face challengers in primary races The presidential race has been
5 things you need to know Tuesday
USA Today / Posted 6 hours ago
McCain, Rubio face challengers in primary races The presidential race has been grabbing the headlines lately, but some prominent Senate and House contests will be in the spotlight Tuesday as Arizona and Florida hold primaries.Ariz. Sen. John McCain... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Ousted from DNC, Wasserman Schultz faces primary challengeto his filings with the Federal Elections Commission, an almost unheard of amou
Ousted from DNC, Wasserman Schultz faces primary challenge
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
to his filings with the Federal Elections Commission, an almost unheard of amount for a first-time candidate and primary challenger. That has allowed him to operate four field offices and run TV ads. Wasserman Schultz, 49, has raised $3 million... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bite of Cup Underdogs Leaves Top Dogs Reelingthe National Super League title unbeaten. Nzoia are top of the NSL table after
Bite of Cup Underdogs Leaves Top Dogs Reeling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
the National Super League title unbeaten. Nzoia are top of the NSL table after 21 games, six points ahead of their closest challenger Nakumatt. Mwalala is bubbling with confidence courtesy of the big victory against Gor. "It was unthinkable that... Read more
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FOX Business
Trump Hovers Over McCain, Rubio Re-Election Contestscandidates to quit, leaving Carlos Beruff, 58, a millionaire homebuilder and ne
Trump Hovers Over McCain, Rubio Re-Election Contests
FOX Business / Posted 6 hours ago
candidates to quit, leaving Carlos Beruff, 58, a millionaire homebuilder and newcomer to politics, as Rubio's main primary challenger. Like Ward, Beruff has embraced Trump and has accused Rubio of "tap dancing" around the presidential nominee and... Read more
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FOX Business
Trump Hovers Over McCain, Rubio Re-Election Contestscandidates to quit, leaving Carlos Beruff, 58, a millionaire homebuilder and ne
Trump Hovers Over McCain, Rubio Re-Election Contests
FOX Business / Posted 6 hours ago
candidates to quit, leaving Carlos Beruff, 58, a millionaire homebuilder and newcomer to politics, as Rubio's main primary challenger. Like Ward, Beruff has embraced Trump and has accused Rubio of "tap dancing" around the presidential nominee and... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Top day for Tom Scudamore at Cartmel Racesperfect surge to the front before the last, as he left pace-setter Goldan Jass
Top day for Tom Scudamore at Cartmel Races
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
perfect surge to the front before the last, as he left pace-setter Goldan Jass for dead. Moffatt’s Boruma was the closest challenger on a step up in class, but jockey Brian Hughes could only watch from an 11-length distance as Ennistown and his... Read more
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heraldscotland
Kyle Edmund hails best win of career after stopping Richard Gasquet in his tracks at US Openrealistic chance of reaching his first grand slam third round, with his only pr
Kyle Edmund hails best win of career after stopping Richard Gasquet in his tracks at US Open
heraldscotland / Posted 6 hours ago
realistic chance of reaching his first grand slam third round, with his only previous match against Escobar coming in a Challenger event in Birmingham last year. Edmund won in three sets. "I will watch a little bit of tape of him. You see a few... Read more
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International Business Times
Jeremy Corbyn borrows from Bernie Sanders in 'digital technology' manifestoLabour leadership contest is announced in Liverpool on 24 September. Corbyn, w
Jeremy Corbyn borrows from Bernie Sanders in 'digital technology' manifesto
International Business Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Labour leadership contest is announced in Liverpool on 24 September. Corbyn, who attracted almost 60% of the vote in Labour's 2015 leadership contest, is favourite to beat his sole challenger Owen Smith, the former shadow work and pensions secreta... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
August 30S. Bluford Jr. becomes the first black American astronaut to travel in space, a
August 30
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 hours ago
S. Bluford Jr. becomes the first black American astronaut to travel in space, aboard the third flight of the space shuttle Challenger. This mission was also the first one to launch and land at night. By 1992, Bluford would have spent 688 hours on... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 30S. Bluford Jr. becomes the first black American astronaut to travel in space, a
August 30
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 hours ago
S. Bluford Jr. becomes the first black American astronaut to travel in space, aboard the third flight of the space shuttle Challenger. This mission was also the first one to launch and land at night. By 1992, Bluford would have spent 688 hours on... Read more
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New Kerala
5 held for abducting industrialist's son in Bengaluru - newkerala.com #111530gave to our sleuths," said Megharik. Preliminary investigation revealed that M
5 held for abducting industrialist's son in Bengaluru - newkerala.com #111530
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
gave to our sleuths," said Megharik. Preliminary investigation revealed that Muniyappa had acted in a Kannada movie ("Challenger") and came in contact with Dongri during its shooting. As he wanted to produce a movie and did not have funds, he... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 30S. Bluford Jr. becomes the first black American astronaut to travel in space, a
August 30
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 hours ago
S. Bluford Jr. becomes the first black American astronaut to travel in space, aboard the third flight of the space shuttle Challenger. This mission was also the first one to launch and land at night. By 1992, Bluford would have spent 688 hours on... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Houston tops Group of Five contenders for New Year's Six bidfinished 11-3 with a 42-7 Hawaii Bowl blowout of Cincinnati. SOUTH FLORIDA: Th
Houston tops Group of Five contenders for New Year's Six bid
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 hours ago
finished 11-3 with a 42-7 Hawaii Bowl blowout of Cincinnati. SOUTH FLORIDA: This team could emerge as Houston's biggest challenger in the American Athletic Conference. USF returns seven starters on offense and seven more on defense from a team... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Blair Dominates At Eriez Speedwaywhile Dan Maxim collected his second Street Stock win of the season and Jeff Nu
Blair Dominates At Eriez Speedway
The Post-Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
while Dan Maxim collected his second Street Stock win of the season and Jeff Nunemaker took the checkers in the Super Challenger feature for the second time despite apparent engine failure coming to the finish. Plyler Overhead Door Super Late... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
August 30S. Bluford Jr. becomes the first black American astronaut to travel in space, a
August 30
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 hours ago
S. Bluford Jr. becomes the first black American astronaut to travel in space, aboard the third flight of the space shuttle Challenger. This mission was also the first one to launch and land at night. By 1992, Bluford would have spent 688 hours on... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Houston tops Group of Five contenders for New Year's Six bidfinished 11-3 with a 42-7 Hawaii Bowl blowout of Cincinnati. SOUTH FLORIDA: Th
Houston tops Group of Five contenders for New Year's Six bid
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 hours ago
finished 11-3 with a 42-7 Hawaii Bowl blowout of Cincinnati. SOUTH FLORIDA: This team could emerge as Houston's biggest challenger in the American Athletic Conference. USF returns seven starters on offense and seven more on defense from a team... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Odom talks about Missouri's first depth chartThe spot was talked about as all camp as an open competition, with redshirt sop
Odom talks about Missouri's first depth chart
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
The spot was talked about as all camp as an open competition, with redshirt sophomore Marvin Zanders as Lock's top challenger. "(Quarterback) is probably the most important position in sports," Odom said, "and when you got a quarterback... Read more
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express
William Hague rubbishes second EU referendum and calls for PM to invoke Article 50 nowalso said it would be in Theresa May's best interests to invoke Article 50 Hag
William Hague rubbishes second EU referendum and calls for PM to invoke Article 50 now
express / Posted 9 hours ago
also said it would be in Theresa May's best interests to invoke Article 50 Hague added: “Owen Smith, Labour’s leadership challenger, has now given voice to this by arguing there should be a second referendum, on the eventual terms of British... Read more
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Reuters
Trump hovers over McCain, Rubio U.S. Senate re-election contestscandidates to quit, leaving Carlos Beruff, 58, a millionaire homebuilder and ne
Trump hovers over McCain, Rubio U.S. Senate re-election contests
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
candidates to quit, leaving Carlos Beruff, 58, a millionaire homebuilder and newcomer to politics, as Rubio's main primary challenger. Like Ward, Beruff has embraced Trump and has accused Rubio of "tap dancing" around the presidential nominee and... Read more
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The Border Mail
Former emergency services minister Jane Garrett under pressure to resign from parliament after leak claimAndrews has been brushed off. One report suggest Mr Andrews' detractors had bee
Former emergency services minister Jane Garrett under pressure to resign from parliament after leak claim
The Border Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
Andrews has been brushed off. One report suggest Mr Andrews' detractors had been "counting the numbers" without any obvious challenger identified. Even so, the industrial dispute between the firefighters union and the CFA over a new workplace... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
2016 LLWS Challenger Trip and Game Adventure of a lifetime, playing on Little League World Series stage was a on
2016 LLWS Challenger Trip and Game
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
Adventure of a lifetime, playing on Little League World Series stage was a once-in-a-lifetime experience for Grand Junction Challenger team. Carma Brown and Kelli Hamilton share a dream for special needs kids with... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in History1983, Guion S. Bluford Jr. became the first black American astronaut to travel
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 9 hours ago
1983, Guion S. Bluford Jr. became the first black American astronaut to travel in space as he blasted off aboard the Challenger. In 1984, the space shuttle Discovery was launched on its inaugural flight. In 1986, Soviet authorities arrested... Read more
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