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Mets complete late-season surge, clinch home wild-card game

The Blue Jays, who lost their third straight, fell a game behind the Baltimore Orioles for the top wild card spot and also saw their lead for the second wild card over the Detroit Tigers shrink to one-half game. This visit may be more of an accomplishment than a year ago. With Syndergaard scheduled to start Wednesday's Wild Card game, it's unclear whether Terry will have him throw an inning or two to stay sharp in the game, or will simply have him work on the side instead. Read More

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Trump Foundation not registered to solicit funds

Trump Foundation not registered to solicit funds

Schneiderman's office declined to comment. The New York attorney general's office is already investigating the Trump Foundation, but it wouldn't tell The Post whether it's looking into the registration issue. Tax returns from 2014 and earlier show that charity was registered as an "EPTL" under the state's Estates, Powers and Trusts Law. The certification puts the charity under a stricter regulatory regime and requires that it submit annual audits by outside auditors, the Post said. Read More

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No 'Creepy Clown' Found Behind Largo Middle School: Cops

No 'Creepy Clown' Found Behind Largo Middle School: Cops

In a Facebook message and in a robocall to parents, the Pasco school system notified parents and guardians and said the action was taken out of an abundance of caution. The sheriff's office asks that you call 9-1-1 immediately if you see any suspicious activity. Officers searched the area, the agency said, and not only didn't find anyone but also did not find any evidence that anyone had been back in those woods recently. Read More

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Gov. Rick Scott authorizes $25 million to combat Zika virus

Health experts have warned Asia is particularly vulnerable to the Zika virus , given that the Aedes aegypti mosquito - which carries Zika, dengue fever and the chikungunya virus - thrives in its congested cities. FoxNews reports that the country has successfully ruled out Zika as the cause for 2 of the cases. Zika virus testing, it said, should be offered to pregnant women and considered for other people who have symptoms of Zika virus disease if they have recently traveled to ... Read More

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Colombian gov't, FARC sign historic peace deal

More than 220,000 people were killed and eight million left homeless by the war, which has now been ended with a 297-page deal between Mr Londono on behalf of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia , and Mr Santos. Lagarde underscored that reforms to allow Colombia to maintain financial stability would have been needed regardless of the peace deal because of the impact of low oil prices on government revenues. Read More

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Tests for Zika link in microcephaly baby

Tests for Zika link in microcephaly baby

There is no treatment, no vaccine against the Zika virus. Even with an enhanced immune system the Zika virus managed to reproduce inside the vagina. Levine said he was present when Florida health department officials, including Miami-Dade Director Lillian Rivera and state Surgeon General Celeste Philip, instructed county and city officials not to disclose the locations. Read More

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Multi-state E. coli outbreak likely linked to beef products

Multi-state E. coli outbreak likely linked to beef products

According to the CDC , an E. coli outbreak has affected seven people, hospitalizing five. The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced this weekend that Adams' Slaughterhouse in Athol, Mass.is recalling veal, bison and beef products that have tested positive for Escherichia coli (E. Read More

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Middlesex win County Championship to deny Gillespie title send-off

Middlesex win County Championship to deny Gillespie title send-off

However, Middlesex's contrived declaration of 359-6 left Yorkshire needing 240 off 40 overs but Roland-Jones finished with 10 wickets to ensure the 61-run win. "We will celebrate long into the night, although I'm not sure what exactly is going to happen this evening!" The declaration bowling that set up Yorkshire's chase was met with howls of anguish by Somerset fans watching the match on television in Taunton . Read More

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Explosion reported at scene of investigation

Explosion reported at scene of investigation

They then realized it could be a bomb. Authorities say FBI agents pulled over a auto on a road in Brooklyn and are questioning the vehicle's occupants as part of the investigation into Saturday's bombing. As a bomb squad robot dealt with the device, it "cut a wire and it exploded", Bollwage told CNN . "It's hard when it's home", McCann said. William Sweeney, the FBI's assistant director in NY, said on Monday that that at the time of the bombing, Rahami was apparently not on the FBI's radar. Read More

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Woman stabbed to death in broad daylight in Burari

Woman stabbed to death in broad daylight in Burari

Singh had been stalking Karuna for some time, but her family and he had arrived at an agreement around five months ago after the woman's family registered a police complaint, the police said. The horrifying incident was caught on a nearby CCTV camera, that shows that Singh stopped his bike, attacked a young woman and kept stabbing her till she stopped moving. Read More

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NTSB investigating plane crash in Gilbert home

NTSB investigating plane crash in Gilbert home

The pilot suffered minor burns and he's being treated at a local hospital. The pilot and his passengers landed half a mile away from the crash site after using their parachutes and jumping out of the burning plane. It was so close we thought it was going to come into our house. "This one started coming down like a big ball", Khan said. "I just saw the figure of a plane falling", she said. Read More

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Health program to change if Clinton wins

On Wednesday, he handed over a one-page summary of that exam, conducted by his longtime physician, Dr. Harold Bornstein, to Dr. Mehmet Oz while taping an episode of Oz's show. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is in "excellent physical health", his doctor wrote in a letter released Thursday. The former secretary of state, US senator from NY and first lady will deliver speeches in the coming days on the economy and national service, her campaign said. Read More

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Mark Cuban is 'not smart enough to understand what we're doing'

Mark Cuban is 'not smart enough to understand what we're doing'

To sweeten the deal, Cuban offered to give the money directly to Trump, not to a charity, "if you need it". Cuban issued the challenge via Twitter just after 11 a.m. Presidential nominee Donald Trump giving a speech at the Economic Club in NY. Trump doubled down on Cuban being "not smart enough" to understand his economic plans, asking Bartiromo and her fellow Fox Business hosts to "explain to Mark" that "we're in trouble". Read More

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Florida Allots $10 Million to Battle Zika as Federal Funding Stalls

In May, the World Health Organisation said that there was a moderate likelihood of an outbreak of the Zika virus in Israel. Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Thousands of such cases tied to maternal infection with Zika have already been recorded in Latin America - especially in Brazil. However, this important population of younger adults in their childbearing years still has key gaps in knowledge, including less understanding than older Americans of recommendations to consider delaying ... Read More

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