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Officials fight Donald Trump's claim of a rigged vote Officials fight Donald Trump's claim of a rigged vote
- October 18, 2016

For her part, Clinton has scaled back her campaign commitments, keeping a low profile as Trump battles the allegations, set off by the release last week of a video of him bragging about groping women. Hillary Clinton addresses the crowd at a fundraiser in Seattle. Like many Republican strategists, he was willing to speak publicly about the GOP nominee's rough road ahead at the end of an unprecedented campaign. (more...)
Guardiola targets Barca win
- October 18, 2016

It's the first testing spell of Guardiola's short reign, with this draw coming after a 3-3 draw at Celtic in the Champions League and a 2-0 loss at Tottenham in the Premier League. "That's why [teams from] Spain have in the last six, seven, eight, nine years won, or reached the finals and semi-finals, of all the European competitions". (more...)
Austrian government to demolish house of Hitler's birth
- October 18, 2016

Ministry spokesman Karl-Heinz Grundboeck said that effectively means the house, in the western town of Braunau, will be replaced by a new structure. You are reading news and information on LongIsland.com, Long Island's Most Popular Website, Since 1996. (more...)
Green Day top Billboard album chart with 'Revolution Radio' Green Day top Billboard album chart with 'Revolution Radio'
- October 18, 2016

Green Day just landed their third No. 1 album! " Revolution Radio ", Green Day's 12th studio album, sold 90,100 albums, 14,000 songs and was streamed 47 million times, totaling 95,000 album units according to figures from Nielsen SoundScan for the week ending October 13. (more...)
Phil Collins Announces Return to Live Performing Phil Collins Announces Return to Live Performing
- October 18, 2016

In an earlier news conference, Collins, who is also releasing his "Not Dead Yet: The Autobiography" memoirs, touched upon injuries sustained during years of drumming, saying he had had back surgery and was undergoing therapy. Something happened. I can remember, it was on the Genesis reunion tour, around the time of the drum duet, pushing it as we used to. Last year Collins made a tentative return to the stage at a one-off show for his Little Dreams Foundation, at which Nicholas played ... (more...)
NYT says no libel, no retraction, no apology for Trump story NYT says no libel, no retraction, no apology for Trump story
- October 18, 2016

Miller called it "absurd" that "one of the most recognizable business leaders on the planet with a strong record of empowering women" would have committed the acts described in the story. One alleges he groped her on a plane. Meanwhile, a People magazine writer has recounted an 11-year-old incident where she claims Trump attacked her in his Florida mansion. (more...)
Neymar to sign contract extension with Barcelona until 2021
- October 18, 2016

Neymar joined the Spanish club from Santos in 2013 and has scored 90 goals in 149 appearances for the club. Neymar and Barcelona announced in July that he had agreed a deal in principle to commit his future to the club by signing a new contract - but he is now due to finally dot the i's and cross the t's. (more...)
Man who fired gunshot at George Zimmerman is sentenced Man who fired gunshot at George Zimmerman is sentenced
- October 18, 2016

Matthew Apperson , 37, had testified that he shot in self-defense during a road rage incident with Zimmerman a year ago. In his 2015 road rage fight, Zimmerman has not been indicted with any charges but the man who shot at him just learned his fate. (more...)
Brad Pitt sees his kids for the first time since split Brad Pitt sees his kids for the first time since split
- October 17, 2016

The kids call him Uncle James", while another insider added, "Brad thinks highly of James. Jolie filed for divorce and was granted temporary custody of Maddox, 15, Pax , 12, Shiloh , 10, Zahara , 11, and twins Vivienne and Knox , 8, last month. (more...)
Melania Trump threatens to sue People for ex-Sun gal's tell-all Melania Trump threatens to sue People for ex-Sun gal's tell-all
- October 17, 2016

He also spoke out against Stoynoff on the campaign trail on Thursday, saying that the writer wrote a beautiful "love story" about the couple and questioned why she did not include the groping allegation in her piece, which he said would have made it "one of the biggest stories of the year". (more...)
Ryan plugs GOP campaign agenda, but no mention of Trump
- October 17, 2016

Republicans counter that Democrats are running "retread" candidates who have lost before, and voters are happy with GOP-led progress on job creation, unemployment, the business tax code, road spending and addressing long-term public employee retirement liabilities. (more...)
More women accuse Donald Trump of sexual misconduct
- October 17, 2016

Zervos said Trump asked her to lie down on the bed, and he "began thrusting his genitals". But after the show ended, she and Trump came back into contact, and that is when the alleged incidents occurred. "I want to be able to sleep when I am 70", Zervos answered. Zervos was "fired" early on in the show in 2005. He has apologized for his comments on the video , which was disclosed this month, but also dismissed them as "locker-room talk" and a distraction from the campaign. (more...)
Michelle Obama attacks Trump over sexual assault comments Michelle Obama attacks Trump over sexual assault comments
- October 17, 2016

She continued to say many viewers were anxious about their children hearing comments made by Trump in the video where he openly describes and displays what she calls "sexually predatory behavior". He said he didn't need to sell the room of diehard Democrats on Clinton's record - but said if they needed a reminder, to check out the first lady's speech . (more...)
Rudy Giuliani: 'Dead People Generally Vote for Democrats'
- October 17, 2016

The New York Post published the video on its website, suggesting it "takes on a twisted new air in light of the rash of sexual harassment accusations against the Republican standard-bearer". When Giuliani strongly disagreed with Tapper's conclusion, Tapper restated: "You just laid out a whole case about how democrats steal elections". 'I have found very few situations where Republicans cheat, ' the former mayor said. (more...)
Clinton has 9-point lead over Trump in Virginia Clinton has 9-point lead over Trump in Virginia
- October 16, 2016

After Sunday night's performance, just 48 percent said their opinion of Trump did not change. She said she appreciates that he is the same person in public and in private. LISA DESJARDINS: Clinton, for her part, was in Miami this afternoon, joined on stage by a man who represents the importance of each Florida vote, former Vice President Al Gore. (more...)
Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution demanding end to Aleppo bombing Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution demanding end to Aleppo bombing
- October 16, 2016

Russia's Ambassador to the U.N. Vitaly Churkin called it a "stunning spectacle" and the U.K. Ambassador Matthew Rycroft called it "cynical", and an appeal by France's Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault failed to turn around the impasse. But negotiations never got Russian Federation on board and French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault's visit to Moscow this week didn't either. "We were disappointed when Egypt voted for the Russian proposal", Alya bint Ahmed bin Saif Al Thani, Qatar's ... (more...)
Ryan: Liberals favor a government-heavy agenda for elites Ryan: Liberals favor a government-heavy agenda for elites
- October 16, 2016

The planned expenditures come as Republicans have expressed concerns that GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump's faltering presidential campaign could hurt congressional candidates. According to the poll, Trump has now fallen behind Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in Ohio, Virginia and North Carolina, albeit by relatively slim margins. (more...)
Wonder, Khan wow crowd at Prince tribute show Wonder, Khan wow crowd at Prince tribute show
- October 15, 2016

The band alternated between backing up singers like Tori Kelly, Doug E. Fresh , Bilal , and recent addition Jessie J (who took over for Christina Aguilera) and fronting numbers like "Uptown", "Computer Blue", "Erotic City", and "Musicology" with the help of longtime Prince collaborator André Cymone. (more...)
UKIP lawmaker moved to neurological unit after fight
- October 15, 2016

Ms Evans, who is said to be considering her own leadership bid, tweeted: "Shocked to hear Steven Woolfe has apparently collapsed in the European Parliament in Strasbourg". "I did not injure him". Woolfe, who turned 49 on Thursday, said recently that he had considered joining the Conservative Party because he was "enthused" by new Prime Minister Theresa May's commitment to social reform. (more...)
When Atal Bihari Vajpayee gave Pakistan new lease of life in 1999
- October 15, 2016

Malik said he was "very unhappy" when Vajpayee asked to "let go of Pakistan". Delhi sources say that the surgical strikes have succeeded in cornering the Pakistani army and strengthening the civilian government, though Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's office has denied a newspaper report that detailed the rift between the establishments after India's military action. (more...)
Periscope Producer, a New Way of Broadcasting Live Videos Periscope Producer, a New Way of Broadcasting Live Videos
- October 15, 2016

Any content streamed through Periscope, whether it comes from a smartphone or something like a Canon DSLR, will still only be viewable via the company's mobile app as well as its website. To access the "Producer program", the creators must first apply to become "producers". "There are far more people who are interested in sharing what is happening in the world with their phones", he said'. (more...)
Donald Trump Called Deaf Actress Marlee Matlin 'Retarded,' 'Apprentice' Staffers Say Donald Trump Called Deaf Actress Marlee Matlin 'Retarded,' 'Apprentice' Staffers Say
- October 15, 2016

The former staffers told the Daily Beast , though, that Trump would regularly also make comments about Matlin's mental capacity behind her back or at times even in her presence. "[ Trump] would often equate that she was mentally retarded ", said one source, who described how kind Matlin and her interpreter Jack Jason were. He is seriously one of the most twisted, foul humans I can think of, which would be just fine if America kept him locked up in Trump Tower. (more...)
CP NewsAlert: Former Alberta premier Jim Prentice dies in plane crash CP NewsAlert: Former Alberta premier Jim Prentice dies in plane crash
- October 15, 2016

Moskaluk described the damage at the site as "catastrophic" and is working with the BC Coroner's Service. "We were not of the same political family but he was always open to dialogue". We are certainly appreciative of your condolences and prayers at this awful time. Prentice died at age 60 Thursday night in a plane crash in B.C. (more...)
The Simple Reason This Trump Accuser Decided To Come Forward
- October 15, 2016

Summer Zervos, a former contestant on the TV show The Apprentice , is embraced by lawyer Gloria Allred (L) while speaking about allegations of sexual misconduct against Donald Trump during a news conference in Los Angeles , California, U.S. (more...)
North Carolina reports first flu death North Carolina reports first flu death
- October 15, 2016

While the best way to help prevent the flu is to get a flu shot every year, you should also take everyday precautions against the spread of germs. To reduce illness and potential death resulting from the flu, the U.S. Last season the first death was not reported until January. A flu vaccine is needed every year to maintain existing immunity because flu viruses are constantly changing. (more...)