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Arrest Warrant Issued for Green Party Presidential Candidate Jill Stein

Arrest Warrant Issued for Green Party Presidential Candidate Jill Stein

Stein and Ajamu Baraka joined protesters of the Dakota Access Pipeline on Tuesday afternoon, and the presidential candidate took a can of red spray paint and wrote " I approve this message " on a bulldozer. What followed the blatant desecration of sacred sites was a clash between largely Native American protesters and construction workers. The developer, Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partners, says modern technology allows quick detection of leaks.


North Dakota gasoline prices slightly up, averaging $2.26

North Dakota gasoline prices slightly up, averaging $2.26

That's about 17.2 cents less than one year ago at this time. That price is up about a nickel in the last five weeks and sits at about 23 cents under what it was one year ago. Motor club AAA puts the price a penny higher. The New York State average is $2.32 per gallon, unchanged from last week. He says that with children back in school, gasoline demand eases and refineries also return to the cheaper "winter-blend" gasoline, which should start reaching motorists later this week.



Nurse in iconic VJ-day Times Square photograph dies aged 92

Eisenstaedt took that picture on August 14, 1945, during V-J Day celebrations in Times Square, New York after Japan's surrender ending the war that started in 1939 with the German invasion of Poland and claimed upwards of 50 million lives .


Firefighter charged after 23-month-old son dies in hot truck

Firefighter charged after 23-month-old son dies in hot truck

The Hillsborough County Fire Rescue firefighter attempted to revive Lawson after calling 911, but the young boy died in hospital. But the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office said he drove to his Palm Harbor home at 8:30 a.m. Gualtieri told the news station the toddler's body temperature was 108 degrees. "He has got to be responsible for his actions". "I can't believe it, I can't believe it, I can't believe it", Begay said he heard Whitaker crying.


Libertarian Johnson takes heat for 'What is Aleppo?' blunder

Libertarian Johnson takes heat for 'What is Aleppo?' blunder

After Barnicle explained that Aleppo is "the epicenter of the refugee crisis" in Syria, Johnson seemed to find his bearings. "And I understand the crisis that is going on, but when we involve ourselves militarily, when we involve ourselves in these humanitarian issues we end up with a situation that in most cases is not better and in many cases ends up being worse", Johnson said.



Hillary Clinton's health re-emerges as issue in '16 campaign

Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton, who has been diagnosed with pneumonia, became overheated and fell ill at a September 11 memorial ceremony. The campaign also did not take reporters in the motorcade after Clinton's departure from her daughter's apartment.