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  • The Republican presidential front-runner met privately with Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus Thursday afternoon, September 3, 2015, and soon after, came out to the lobby of Trump Tower to declare that he has signed a loyalty pledge. This means Trump has promised to support the party's eventual nominee -- whoever that may be.

    Donald Trump Signs RNC Loyalty Pledge

    Donald Trump has signed the pledge. The Republican presidential front-runner met privately with Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus Thursday afternoon, and soon after, came out to the lobby of Trump Tower to declare that he has signed a loyalty pledge. This means Trump has promised to support the party’s eventual nominee — whoever that may be — and that he will not run as a third-party candidate. “The best way for the Republicans to win is if I win […]

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    Kentucky Clerk Gets Jail Time for Failing to Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

    A federal judge Thursday ordered Rowan County, Kentucky, clerk Kim Davis to jail for refusing to heed a U.S. Supreme Court order legalizing same-sex marriage, and she will stay there until she complies with the ruling. Following his decision, U.S. District Judge David Bunning brought Davis’ six deputy clerks into the courtroom to find out if they, too, would refuse to issue the licenses. The clerks said they didn’t want to be held in contempt of court, and though some […]

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    Illinois Officer’s Killing: Police Check Possibly ‘Significant’ Video

    Police may soon have “significant” evidence to announce in this week’s killing of an Illinois police officer, including footage from a home security video system in the area of the shooting, an official said Thursday. Any video in the area could help authorities determine who shot and killed Fox Lake police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz on Tuesday morning. Until now, police have described the suspects only as two white men and a black man — descriptions of people that Gliniewicz had […]

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    ‘Deflategate’: Judge Nullifies Tom Brady’s 4-game Suspension

    A federal judge on Thursday vacated the four-game suspension the NFL imposed on New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in the “Deflategate” scandal. U.S. District Judge Richard Berman issued a 40-page ruling Thursday morning, saying he found “several significant legal deficiencies” in how NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell investigated accusations the Patriots used footballs inflated below league-mandated levels. The NFL failed to give Brady proper notice he could be suspended, didn’t provide him the opportunity to question one of the league’s […]

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    Source: Trump Likely to Rule Out Independent Bid

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Republican front-runner Donald Trump is expected to rule out a third-party bid for president Thursday, following a meeting with Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus in the afternoon. But sources say much is riding on how well their 1:30 p.m. meeting goes. Sources told CNN the plan is for Trump sign the pledge, one day after Republican officials circulated the plan to all the big name Republican presidential candidates. But a source inside the Trump campaign told […]

  • Former business executive and U.S. Senate nominee for California, Carly Fiorina, (R-CA), speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, D.C. on Feb. 26, 2015.

    Fiorina: RNC Pledge Aimed at Trump ‘unenforceable’

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina said Thursday that signing a Republican loyalty pledge is about “your word” but acknowledged the document is unenforceable. The Republican National Committee has been circulating the pledge in recent days to discourage candidates — namely, Donald Trump — from launching an independent presidential bid. “You’re right, it’s unenforceable. It is, more than anything else, your word,” Fiorina told CNN’s “New Day.” But she added, “If you’re going to run as a Republican […]

  • Lt. Joe Gliniewicz, a 32-year veteran of the Fox Lake, Illinois Police Department was shot and killed Tuesday, September 1, 2015. Police and federal officials searched the suburb north of Chicago for three suspects wanted in the shooting.

    Woman Fabricated Story in Manhunt for Illinois Officer’s Killer, Police Say

    An Illinois woman sent 100 officers scrambling overnight after saying she saw two men who fit the description of the cop killers police have been looking for. But after hours of searching, police said, they discovered she made the whole story up. “It’s very disappointing because our resources could have been used somewhere else,” Lake County Sheriff’s Detective Christopher Covelli said early Thursday morning. Law enforcement officers have been searching nonstop for three men suspected of killing Fox Lake police […]

  • Lt. Joe Gliniewicz, a 32-year veteran of the Fox Lake, Illinois Police Department was shot and killed Tuesday, September 1, 2015. Police and federal officials searched the suburb north of Chicago for three suspects wanted in the shooting.

    Fox Lake Manhunt Closes in One Area, but Wider Search Continues

    Three suspects remain on the lam, and while authorities continue to look for them in connection with a Fox Lake, Illinois, policeman’s death, the search has been called off in the immediate area where Lt. Joe Gliniewicz was slain, police said Wednesday. This, after investigators marked off a 2-square-mile area across tricky terrain and brought in helicopters, canine units, federal agents, night-vision equipment and body-heat sensors. Police cleared every home in the cordoned-off area, while fielding more than 100 tips, […]

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    Obama Secures Iran Nuclear Deal with Barbara Mikulski Vote

    WASHINGTON — In a major victory for President Barack Obama, Democratic Sen. Barbara Mikulski of Maryland announced support for the Iran nuclear deal Wednesday, providing the White House the votes it needs to prevent Republicans from scuttling the agreement. The announcement means that at least 34 senators — the number required by the Constitution to sustain a veto — will back Obama’s expected veto of a Republican resolution to disapprove of the deal. Mikulski is retiring at the end of […]

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    Dow Falls 500 Points on More China Fears

    NEW YORK, New York – Here we go again. Stocks took another nosedive Tuesday following more fears about a slowdown in China’s economy. The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged nearly 470 points, or 2.8%, and is 12% below the all-time high it set in May. The S&P 500 fell 3% and is once again in a so-called correction. It’s down more than 10% from the record that it hit in May. Only three stocks in the S&P 500 finished the […]

  • DeKalb County, Georgia Police responded to a 911 call about a suspicious person Monday night, August 31, 2015. The caller didn't give an exact address for the home, simply a gray-and-brick home. As officers investigated they found a similar home near the same intersection with a screen door and back door unlocked. When they entered, gunfire took place killing a dog and injuring a homeowner and an officer.

    Dog Killed, Officer Critically Wounded After Police Respond to Wrong House

    DEKALB COUNTY, Georgia — It started with police going to the wrong house. It ended with a homeowner, an officer and a dog shot. DeKalb County police were responding to a 911 call about a suspicious person Monday evening, the Atlanta-area police department said. But the caller didn’t give an address for the house where the suspicious person was seen, county public safety director Cedric Alexander said. Instead, the caller described it as a gray and brick home. So three officers […]

  • McDonald's shunned Burger King's offer to make a McWhopper for Peace Day on September 21, 2015 but Denny's stepped up on Monday, August 31, 2015 with full-page ads in USA Today and the New York Times offering to collaborate. "Hey @BurgerKing, we love the idea of a peace burger," the ad reads. "Let's take our signature Slamburger with your McWhopper and bring them together for a good cause." The proposed hybrid hamburger stacks two beef patties with pickles, onion, lettuce, tomato, hash browns, fried egg and bacon.

    Denny’s Cooks Up ‘Peace Burger’ Offer for Burger King

    NEW YORK  — There’s a new offer on the table for a Burger King “peace burger.” McDonald’s shunned Burger King’s offer to make a McWhopper for Peace Day on September 21, but Denny’s stepped up on Monday with full-page ads in USA Today and the New York Times offering to collaborate. “Hey @BurgerKing, we love the idea of a peace burger,” the ad reads. “Let’s take our signature Slamburger with your McWhopper and bring them together for a good cause.” […]

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