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Republican Presidential Debate: 9 Moments That Mattered

ABC(MANCHESTER, N.H.) -- With the first-in-the-nation New Hampshire primary just three days away, the leading members of the Republican presidential field gathered on a debate stage in the Granite State Saturday night to draw distinctions between themselves and offer what amounted to closing arguments to voters here.Moderated by World News Tonight anchor David Muir and This Week co-anchor and ABC's Chief Global Affairs Correspondent Martha Raddatz, the debate featured heated exchanges among the seven candidates invited to appear: Jeb Bush, Ben Carson, Chris Christie, Ted ...

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Donald Trump Sparks Boos at GOP Debate

ABC/ Ida Mae Astute(MANCHESTER, N.H.) -- Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's comments about the audience at the Republican debate prompted a surprising response: a chorus of boos."That's all of his donors and special interests out there," Trump said when the crowd responded to a jab from Jeb Bush on eminent domain."Donors, special interests -- the people that are putting up the money," Trump said. "The reason they're not loving me is I don't want their money."Recent federal filings show that Trump has been funding a ...

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Carolina Panthers Quarterback Cam Newton Named NFL MVP

Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has been named the National Football League's Most Valuable Player of 2015.The 26-year-old received the honor on Saturday night at the NFL Honors show.Out of a panel of 50 sports journalists who cover the NFL, 48 votes went to Newton while quarterbacks Tom Brady and Carson Palmer each got one vote, according to ESPN.Newton's coach, Ron Rivera, was also honored Saturday night and received coach of the year honors for the second ...

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Brett Favre Leads 2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame Induction Class

Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images(CANTON, Ohio) -- The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced its induction class for 2016 on Saturday, starring legendary quarterback Brett Favre.Also selected for the honor were Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Tony Dungy, linebacker Kevin Greene, wide receiver Marvin Harrison, and tackle Orlando Pace.Dick Stanfel and Ken Stabler, two nominees from the seniors committee (both ended their playing careers over 25 years ago), will be inducted as well as former San Francisco 49ers owner Edward DeBartolo Jr.The Hall of Fame's selection committee ...

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North Korea Launches Long-Range Missile, US Officials Say

Feng Li/Getty Images(PYONGYANG, North Korea) -- U.S. officials said North Korea successfully launched a long-range missile, apparently into space, and condemned the move as another provocation from the country.But the missile did not pose a threat to the United States or its allies, officials said.According to a U.S. official, the missile was launched from western North Korea at 7:29 PM ET in a trajectory that took it over the Yellow Sea.The Japanese government said that the missile had traveled 2,000 kilometers south and parts had ...

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Best Lines of the NH Republican Debate

ABC News(MANCHESTER, N.H.) -- Republican presidential candidates squared off in New Hampshire one last time ahead of the primaries, hitting each other on everything ranging from temperament to foreign policy.The debate, hosted by ABC News and the Independent Journal Review, in Manchester, New Hampshire included seven presidential hopefuls.Here are the best lines of the debate so far:ON DONALD TRUMP’S TEMPERAMENTDONALD TRUMP: “I think I have the best temperament.”TED CRUZ: “I am convinced, every individual standing on this stage, would make a much better commander in ...

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Recovery Operation Continues After 2 Planes Collide in Midair Off Los Angeles

KABC-TV(LOS ANGELES) -- After two small planes collided in midair off the coast of Southern California on Friday, officials were still trying to locate two men and one woman on Saturday.According to ABC News affiliate KABC-TV, the U.S. Coast Guard transitioned the rescue operation with the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department to a recovery operation on Saturday.The crash happened off the San Pedro harbor, close to Angel's Gate lighthouse, at about 3:30 p.m. PT Friday, the Coast Guard said.In one plane were two men ...

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North Korea Launches Long-Range Missile, US Official Says

Feng Li/Getty Images(PYONGYANG, North Korea) -- North Korea has launched a long-range missile, a U.S. official told ABC News."We have detected a missile launch from North Korea," the U.S. official said. "Based upon its trajectory as we are tracking it, it does not pose a threat to the U.S. or our allies."A National Security Spokesman told ABC News the White House is aware of the launch.South Korea had previously condemned the launch, saying North Korea would "pay a harsh price" if it went ahead with ...

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‘Huge Double Standard’ For Women Running for President, Clinton Says

iStock/Thinkstock(HENNIKER, N.H.) -- Hillary Clinton on Saturday blasted the “huge double standard” she feels she faces as a woman running for president.“There is a much greater burden on women running for political office...there is still a huge double standard,” Clinton told a voter in a town hall at the New England College who asked about the perception that she is “drilled” and “rehearsed.”The Democratic presidential candidate mentioned a blog post a friend sent to her about a Bernie Sanders supporter who likes the Vermont Senator ...

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Pierre de Wet, the founder and guiding light of the Kiepersol galaxy of enterprises, died suddenly last week and left an army of people who loved him gasping for breath.

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Colon cancer is the second-leading cancer killer in the U.S. and the sad fact is that it doesn’t have to be. Catch colon cancer early and it’s one of the most treatable and beatable cancers. Read more at the Health Connection website!

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