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Poll finds most voters against borrowing for roads

Poll finds most voters against borrowing for roads

It was 39-percent in the previous Marquette poll. This is not a primary election and the Clinton ads are far more professional and effective than the ads Trump faced in Florida last March. Among Democrats and Democratic-leaners, 81 percent are absolutely certain they will vote and Republicans and GOP-leaners are 78 percent absolutely certain.


Clinton to portray Trump economic plans as handouts for rich

Clinton to portray Trump economic plans as handouts for rich

Hillary Clinton has accused her Republican rival Donald Trump of inciting violence against her, which in some quarters was seen as an "assassination threat". She said that according to independent analysis "under my plans, we'll create about 10.4 million new jobs". Clinton said Trump wants to help the wealthy by eliminating the estate tax while easing up on the financial industry.



Child falls from coaster at Pennsylvania amusement park

Further information on the child's condition was not available. A boy has fallen from a classic wooden roller coaster at a western Pennsylvania amusement park. Schwab, the son of a Kansas lawmaker, died in an accident on the world's tallest water slide at Schlitterbahn, a Kansas City water park. The Pennsylvania Amusement Ride Safety Division has shut down the coaster and an investigation has been opened, said supervisor Joseph Filoromo.


Trump Tower suction cup climber named

Trump Tower suction cup climber named

Donald Trump weighed in on Twitter about the event. The 58-story build. He evaded cops while climbing the Fifth Avenue building for three hours before they were able to corral him. Police also lowered themselves toward him using a window washer's platform. The chase ended dramatically just after 6:30 p.m. So Steve, suction cups in hand, climbed.


NOAA releases updated hurricane season forecast

NOAA releases updated hurricane season forecast

The federal agency on Thursday released its usual updated hurricane outlook for the season and are now predicting 12-17 named storms, five to eight hurricanes including two to four that could become major hurricanes. Forecasters dropped the chances of a below-average season to only 15 percent. On average, the US gets 12 named Atlantic storms a season, including six hurricanes, three of them major.


Ex-New England mob boss arrested in murder of witness

Ex-New England mob boss arrested in murder of witness

Salemme's attorney declined to comment. A complaint charges the one-time La Cosa Nostra boss in the murder of former Channel Nightclub manager Steven A. Attorney's affidavit to the criminal complaint remains sealed. The charge against Salemme - murder of a federal witness - carries a maximum sentence of death or life in prison.