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U2 Spy Plane Crashes in Sutter County, CA

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A U.S. Air Force U-2 Spy Plane crashed in an unpopulated area of Sutter County, CA on Tuesday according to military officials. We can confirm a U-2 from @9thRW Beale AFB has gone down in Sutter County, CA; 2 pilots have ejected; details to follow when available — USAF Pressdesk (@usafpressdesk) September 20, 2016 As this was the training version ...

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Colonial has started flowing gas again, but when will the shortage end? *Update: Friday?

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Colonial Pipeline issued a statement on Monday saying that while they have started to flow gasoline, things aren’t going to get better overnight for drivers in North Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee and Alabama that have been dealing with gasoline shortages. Under normal circumstances, the Colonial Pipeline system transports approximately 2.6 million barrels of refined products each day, with Line 1 accounting ...

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Senate Seats up for grabs in 2016

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2016 presents Democrats with some opportunities to steal back a few senate seats and possibly even re-take the majority. Democrats have a clear advantages this year as there are far more republicans up for election than democrats – 24 vs. 10. DEMOCRATS    Michael Bennet (Colorado) Richard Blumenthal (Connecticut) Barbara Boxer (California) retiring in 2016 Patrick Leahy (Vermont) Barbara Mikulski (Maryland) retiring in 2016 Patty Murray (Washington) ...

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Hillary Clinton’s schedule week of 9-19-16

As usual, this won’t take near as much time to present as Donald Trump’s schedule. Hillary has a single two events scheduled for the week: *updated to reflect the additional event* Monday, September 19th, 2016 – Philadelphia, PA – Temple University – Mitten Hall (200-300 person capacity) [Video] Hillary to hold (very) small event in Mitten Hall Wednesday, September 21st, ...

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Gas shortages worsen for North Carolinians

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The leaky Colonial Pipeline is still undergoing repairs as Triangle area motorists feel the brunt of greatly decreased gasoline supply. Out of Gas. Circle K on Newbern Ave in Raleigh. #ColonialPipeline #ABC11 pic.twitter.com/cWdQCIWgxJ — Tim Pulliam (@TimABC11) September 19, 2016 By lunchtime Monday, many gas stations in the Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill area of North Carolina were either out of ...

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Holt announces topics for first Presidential Debate

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NBC News anchor and moderator of the first presidential debate released the three major topics for the candidates to discuss in next Monday’s event. A press release from the Commission on Presidential Debates announced that the topics will include “America’s Direction,” “Achieve Prosperity” and “Securing America” with the caveat that the topics could change due to news developments. The debate, which will ...

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Amaq: Minnesota knife attack was ISIS soldier

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ISIS’ media outlet, Amaq, said Sunday that the stabbing attack at Crossroads mall in Minnesota was carried out by an ISIS soldier. “The executor of the stabbing attacks in Minnesota yesterday was a soldier of the Islamic State and carried out the operation in response to calls to target the citizens of countries belonging to the crusader coalition,” Amaq said ...

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Gas shortages and price spikes hit NC after Colonial pipeline disruption

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North Carolina residents are reporting that some gas stations are rationing gasoline while other have already run out. Gas pipeline shutdown in South creates panic of long lines at stations. Some have already closed due to lack of gas. https://t.co/jSXWoF8uQQ — Alina Atash (@Firegal_01) September 18, 2016 Reports are surfacing of a more widespread problem emerging as stations from the ...

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Donald Trump’s schedule for week beginning 9-19-16

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Donald Trump’s schedule for the coming week shows four six events, but his campaign always adds events as the week progresses so check back frequently for updates. *update, added new events updated event count * MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2016 – Fort Myers, FL – Germain Arena – 3:00pm start [Video] Doors open at Noon – registration closed as all available tickets ...

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Bomb explodes in New York, dozens injured, second device found

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An explosion rocked Chelsea Saturday night blowing out windows and injuring at least 29 people. Mayor de Blasio said the bombing was an “intentional act.” City police discovered another device nearby in a garbage can and took it to the police gun range for testing. The second device was constructed from a pressure cooker with wires and a cell phone attached. ...

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