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Miss Wayne County wins Miss Michigan USA crown

Buy Photo Miss Michigan Teen USA Anane Loveday celebrates Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, at McMorran Theater in Port Huron.(Photo: Bob Gross, Times Herald)Buy Photo Miss Wayne County Elizabeth Johnson was selected as Miss Michigan USA on Saturday at McMorran Theater in Port Huron. Miss Grosse Isle Teen USA Anane Loveday was selected as Miss Michigan Teen USA. Port Huron also ...

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US on verge of win vs. Internationals

THE United States were left needing just one point to seal an epic Presidents Cup triumph on Saturday after Internationals Anirban Lahiri and Kim Si-Woo made sure the celebrations will have to wait. Lahiri and Kim’s 1-up win over Charley Hoffman and Kevin Chappell was the only thing stopping the mighty Americans from becoming the first team to clinch the ...

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Presidents Cup results 2017: USA scores big again Saturday

There are couple ways of looking at this 2017 Presidents Cup, which has been over since the conclusion of the first session on Thursday. The first is the optimist’s spin — that it’s thrilling to watch excellence in action, and it’s true that this USA group may be starting out on a 10- or 15-year run of dominance in these ...

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Presidents Cup 2017 Leaderboard: USA 1 Point from 7th Consecutive Title

Julio Cortez/Associated Press The United States is within one point of winning the 2017 Presidents Cup after a second straight day of overpowering performance Saturday at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, New Jersey. Team USA opened Saturday’s action with a second consecutive unbeaten session by going 3-0-1 against the International team in the morning foursomes. The Americans followed ...

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A380 makes emergency landing in Canada

Paris: An Air France A380 passenger jet travelling from Paris to Los Angeles was forced to make an emergency landing on Saturday in eastern Canada following “serious damage” to one of its four engines, the airline said. “Flight 066 landed without further damage at the Goose Bay military airport in Canada and all of the 520 people on board were ...

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First Singaporean in an ISIS video: 3 questions: 1. Why feature a S’porean?, Singapore News & Top Stories

Dressed in military fatigues, and vaulting onto a truck loaded with artillery rounds, Megat Shahdan Abdul Samad last weekend surfaced online as the first Singaporean to anchor one of the slickly produced propaganda videos of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). In it, the 39-year-old praises East Asian fighters, calls for extremists to join the terror group’s efforts ...

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Miss Wheelchair USA, Madeline Delp, hosts Asheville fundraiser

Special to the Citizen-Times Published 3:28 p.m. ET Sept. 30, 2017 | Updated 3:37 p.m. ET Sept. 30, 2017 Madeline Delp will host a benefit for her nonprofit in Asheville. She is a UNC Asheville graduate and Ms Wheelchair USA 2017.(Photo: Blaire Johnson/Courtesy of Madeline Delp) ASHEVILLE – ​Madeline Delp graduated from UNC Asheville in May 2017 with a degree in ...

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With kids in tow, Catalonia’s pro-independence parents occupy polling stations in mass act of civil disobedience  

SABADELL, Spain — In a mass act of civil disobedience, organized by Whatsapp groups, encrypted messages and clandestine committees, a small army of parents and their children occupied hundreds of polling stations across Catalonia on Saturday, hoping to thwart efforts by the central government to shut down an independence referendum that Madrid calls illegal. The remarkable occupation of elementary and high ...

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‘Black-ish’ returns, ‘Blade Runner 2049’ opens

ABC’s ‘Black-ish’ returns for a fourth season on October 3.(Photo: Bob D’Amico/ABC) Plan your week in entertainment with these highlights and pop-culture milestones: TV Tune-in:  ABC’s Black-ish returns for a fourth season on Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET/PT. After witnessing a historically inaccurate Columbus Day play at his twins’ school, Dre (Anthony Anderson) is inspired to hire Aloe Blacc to pen a song about Juneteenth, a holiday ...

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