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Chaos Hits UNESCO Leadership Vote After U.S., Israel Announce Departure

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PARIS – Two Arab candidates and France’s former culture minister vied to become the new head of the UN’s embattled culture and education agency on Friday, a day after the US quit the body, accusing it of anti-Israel bias.

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Tower Hamlets: Girl, 17, Suffers Three Sex Attacks in One Hour on Walk Home


A 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted on three separate occasions by up to five men in the space of an hour on her walk home, Metropolitan Police have said.

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Court Clears Way for 6-Game suspension of Cowboys’ Elliott


FRISCO, Texas (AP) — A federal appeals court cleared the way Thursday for the NFL to impose a six-game suspension on Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott over domestic violence allegations, siding with the league in the latest high-profile fight over its ability to punish players for off-field behavior.

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Louisiana Sheriff’s Office Boycotts Ford Motors for Its Support of NFL Anthem Protests


A Louisiana sheriff’s department is hitting the Ford Motor Company in the wallet and refusing to buy new Ford police cruisers because the carmaker announced its support of the NFL’s national anthem protests. This season, as the national anthem protests spread across the entire league instead of remaining with a small handful of players like it did last year, Ford put out a statement in support of the protests. “We respect individuals’ rights to express their views, even if they are not ones we share. That’s part of what makes America great,” Ford said in a September 25 statement. But in a new letter to Hixson Ford of Alexandria, Louisiana, Sheriff Julian Whittington of the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office said his department will no longer purchase Ford cars for his fleet of police cruisers and other service vehicles. Whittington said the decision was a direct result of the carmaker’s support of the anti-American protests, Automotive News reported. “Ford has been a part of American history, and has stood for American values,” Sheriff Whittington wrote. “However, the recent events surrounding the NFL, its players and their audacity to thumb their collective noses at the American Flag, the American military as well as their

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Newsweek Asks Whether Trevor Bauer’s Support for Trump Cost Indians the ALDS


Liberals thought Indians Pitcher Trevor Bauer’s support for President Donald Trump was a root cause for his bad performance during Monday’s American League Championship Series game between Cleveland and the New York Yankees.

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Veterans, Military Family Members Set Fire to NFL Gear in Response to National Anthem Protests

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Per a Fox 8 report, military veterans and military family members came together Sunday to show their disapproval of the NFL allowing national anthem protests. The group met at American Legion Post 15 in Mahoning County, OH to set fire to their NFL jerseys, hats and memorabilia as part of a counter-protest to NFL players taking a knee during the national anthem, while the league has previously not allowed players to honor fallen officers and 9/11 victims. “To see people disrespect the flag, that people who fought and died and my dad was severely injured is just a disgrace,” Dan Madden, whose father served in the Army, told Fox 8. Some of the veterans and family members of veterans recorded messages for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, who is mulling over requiring players to stand for the national anthem. Follow Trent Baker on Twitter @MagnifiTrent

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CBS Does Not Air Anthem Protests But TNF Ratings Nevertheless Slide from Last Week


The Philadelphia Eagles and Carolina Panthers went down to the wire. But fewer wires, and satellites and antennas, brought that exciting finish into homes than the similar conclusion between the Patriots and Buccaneers last week.

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Donald Trump: ‘We Are Stopping Cold the Attacks on Judeo-Christian Values’

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President Donald Trump vowed to end leftist attacks on Christian values that threatened the United States.

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Rep. Vicky Hartzler: Trump ‘Prioritizing Our Military’

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Speaking at the Values Voter Summit in Washington, DC Friday, Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R-MO) said she is grateful President Donald Trump “is our commander-in-chief and is prioritizing our military.”

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Chaos Hits UNESCO Leadership Vote After U.S., Israel Announce Departure

PARIS – Two Arab candidates and France’s former culture minister vied to become the new head of the UN’s embattled culture and education agency on Friday, a day after the US quit the body, accusing it of anti-Israel bias.

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Tower Hamlets: Girl, 17, Suffers Three Sex Attacks in One Hour on Walk Home

A 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted on three separate occasions by up to five men in the space of an hour on her walk home, Metropolitan Police have said.

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Court Clears Way for 6-Game suspension of Cowboys’ Elliott

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — A federal appeals court cleared the way Thursday for the NFL to impose a six-game suspension on Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott over domestic violence allegations, siding with the league in the latest high-profile fight over its ability to punish players for off-field behavior.

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Louisiana Sheriff’s Office Boycotts Ford Motors for Its Support of NFL Anthem Protests

A Louisiana sheriff’s department is hitting the Ford Motor Company in the wallet and refusing to buy new Ford police cruisers because the carmaker announced its support of the NFL’s national anthem protests. This season, as the national anthem protests spread across the entire league instead of remaining with a small handful of players like it did last year, Ford put out a statement in support of the protests. “We respect individuals’ rights to express their views, even if they are not ones we share. That’s part of what makes America great,” Ford said in a September 25 statement. But in a new letter to Hixson Ford of Alexandria, Louisiana, Sheriff Julian Whittington of the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office said his department will no longer purchase Ford cars for his fleet of police cruisers and other service vehicles. Whittington said the decision was a direct result of the carmaker’s support of the anti-American protests, Automotive News reported. “Ford has been a part of American history, and has stood for American values,” Sheriff Whittington wrote. “However, the recent events surrounding the NFL, its players and their audacity to thumb their collective noses at the American Flag, the American military as well as their

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Newsweek Asks Whether Trevor Bauer’s Support for Trump Cost Indians the ALDS

Liberals thought Indians Pitcher Trevor Bauer’s support for President Donald Trump was a root cause for his bad performance during Monday’s American League Championship Series game between Cleveland and the New York Yankees.

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Veterans, Military Family Members Set Fire to NFL Gear in Response to National Anthem Protests

Per a Fox 8 report, military veterans and military family members came together Sunday to show their disapproval of the NFL allowing national anthem protests. The group met at American Legion Post 15 in Mahoning County, OH to set fire to their NFL jerseys, hats and memorabilia as part of a counter-protest to NFL players taking a knee during the national anthem, while the league has previously not allowed players to honor fallen officers and 9/11 victims. “To see people disrespect the flag, that people who fought and died and my dad was severely injured is just a disgrace,” Dan Madden, whose father served in the Army, told Fox 8. Some of the veterans and family members of veterans recorded messages for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, who is mulling over requiring players to stand for the national anthem. Follow Trent Baker on Twitter @MagnifiTrent

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CBS Does Not Air Anthem Protests But TNF Ratings Nevertheless Slide from Last Week

The Philadelphia Eagles and Carolina Panthers went down to the wire. But fewer wires, and satellites and antennas, brought that exciting finish into homes than the similar conclusion between the Patriots and Buccaneers last week.

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Donald Trump: ‘We Are Stopping Cold the Attacks on Judeo-Christian Values’

President Donald Trump vowed to end leftist attacks on Christian values that threatened the United States.

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Rep. Vicky Hartzler: Trump ‘Prioritizing Our Military’

Speaking at the Values Voter Summit in Washington, DC Friday, Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R-MO) said she is grateful President Donald Trump “is our commander-in-chief and is prioritizing our military.”

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