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Obama says Trump not qualified to be president

Obama says Trump not qualified to be president

The Republican presidential nominee made his latest comments about Putin at a forum on military and national security issues hosted by NBC on Wednesday evening, but his stance isn't new. "I've already said he is very much of a leader", Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, said. "This is serious business, you have to know what you're talking about and you have to have done your homework".


Warrant Issued for Jill Stein's Arrest

Warrant Issued for Jill Stein's Arrest

Police charged her with trespassing for trying to take food to activists trying to stop the Keystone XL pipeline. Jill Stein allegedly was part of a group protesting the building of the Dakota Access pipeline and spray painted construction equipment, Morton County Sheriff's Department said .


Threat of strike looms over start of Chicago school year

Threat of strike looms over start of Chicago school year

Union members last spring approved a strike authorization. "Be prepared as much as you can", said Alison Eichhorn, member of the union's big bargaining team. "Police officers pay half, firefighters pay half, it is their pension they need to pay into it", Emanuel said. "We're going to give the mayor the opportunity to make a better deal", Lewis said.



NWS: 8 tornadoes touched down Wednesday

He said there is no estimate on the amount of damage caused by the storms at this time. Those were two of at least 12 confirmed tornadoes in Indiana. Indianapolis Power & Light Co. Several of those tornadoes struck Howard County, where the south side of the city of Kokomo suffered extensive damage. Officials say about 1,000 homes were damaged around the city.



Trump and Clinton clash over national security

In a state-wise poll released by the Washington Post, 20 states are solidly behind or leaning towards each side. But he made clear he was knowledgeable about the scenario, explaining that the House would have to pick from the candidates who've received electoral votes, with each state delegation casting one vote.



Hermine lingers offshore, bringing rough waves, rip currents

As of 2 a.m. EDT Monday, Hermine's top sustained winds were steady at 70 miles per hour (110 kph) as it moved north at 3 miles per hour (6 kph). Hermine will continue to twist hundreds of miles off shore in the Atlantic Ocean and keep swimmers and surfers out of beach waters because of its unsafe waves and rip currents on the last day of the long holiday weekend.