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Campaign stop latest bump in rocky Ryan-Trump relationship

Ryan was slow to endorse Trump, earning the businessman's wrath. Nevertheless, Ryan has remained outside the Republican election loop since Trump was officially confirmed as the party's presidential candidate at its July convention in Cleveland, an unusual situation since he holds the top political job in the country for the conservatives.

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Russia strongly warns US against striking Syrian army

A clearly exasperated Secretary of State John Kerry called Friday for Russian Federation and Syria to face a war crimes investigation for the continuing deadly attacks on Syrian civilians , including one that hours earlier killed 20 and wounded 100 in a strike against a hospital.

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Which Oregon Duck QB will start Saturday vs. Washington?

Prukop, a senior transfer from Montana State, has started all five games for the Ducks but was replaced late in Saturday's 51-33 loss at Washington State by Herbert, who completed three of five passes for 70 yards and scored on a 4-yard run.

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Trump says Clinton needs to build energy before next debate

Kaine addressed a crowd of supporters at the Sheet Metal Workers Union Hall on Columbus Boulevard He talked about creating jobs and achieving equality, but he also threw jabs at Republicans Donald Trump and Mike Pence, calling Trump "a pretty scary guy".

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Former Clinton foe offers debate advice to Donald Trump

Full live coverage and analysis of the debate will begin on ABCNews.com/Live at 7 p.m. ET. Obama was disputing the Republican presidential candidate's assertion that "African-American communities are absolutely in the worst shape that they have ever been in before".

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State cops, National Guard grab grandmother's marijuana plant

Margaret Holcomb was vacationing in ME at the time, so a plainclothes law enforcement official questioned her son about the pot plant and whether he was aware that his mother had been growing it in her yard. Michael Cutler, a criminal attorney, says operations like the one conducted last month have increased in the state since medical marijuana became legal in the state in 2012.