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11-year-old Pence questioner:

11-year-old Pence questioner: "I'm full on the Trump campaign"

Pence said he and Trump believe Khan is "an American hero" and said "his family, like all Gold Star families, should be cherished by every American". The GOP nominee and his surrogates have sparred with the parents of a Muslim-American Army captain killed in Iraq in 2004, with Trump seeming to equate his business experience with them losing their son.


PolitiFact: Clinton's email comments truthful? Not so much

PolitiFact: Clinton's email comments truthful? Not so much

Let's unpack that. Out of 110 emails that Comey testified contained classified information (which constituted only 0.2% of Hillary's 55,000 emails), only three had any markings indicating the presence of classified material. She said that she may have "short-circuited" - that was her word - her previous answer on this. Altogether, ABC spent 59 seconds on Mrs. Clinton's new explanation.


16 civilians killed in strikes on rebel-held Aleppo section- Monitor

16 civilians killed in strikes on rebel-held Aleppo section- Monitor

The UN's Children's Fund (Unicef) said it is "extremely" concerned for the safety of children caught up in violence in the city. We are aiming to raise money to give aid to the 300,000 remaining inhabitants in the city - of which at least 100,000 are defenceless children.


US, Japan strongly condemn N. Korea's missile launch

US, Japan strongly condemn N. Korea's missile launch

Security Council response. North Korea routinely conducts weapons tests, but the latest launch came after North Korea warned of unspecified "physical counter-actions" against a USA plan to deploy an advanced missile defense system in South Korea by the end of next year.


Bavarian official asks how bomber got explosives

Bavarian official asks how bomber got explosives

Amid a growing sense of foreboding in Germany - which had until recently largely avoided the wave of terror that has struck its neighbors - officials also noted that Sunday's bombing could have been worse. He seemed eager to work, Mahmood said. Bavarian authorities said a video had been found on the 27-year-old's mobile phone in which he said he would carry out an attack on Germans "in the name of Allah".



Bathroom debate may head to U.S

District Court Judge Robert G. Doumar had ordered the school board to let Grimm use the boys restroom while the court continues to examine his case. The US Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that a school can temporarily block a trans student from using male bathroom facilities during a legal battle over trans rights.