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  1. Migrants' march protests Hungary's closed borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | NWAonline

    Hundreds of migrants and asylum seekers set off on foot Friday toward Serbia's border with Hungary to protest its decision to keep its border closed for most people trying to reach the European Union. Migrants held cardboard placards saying "Hungary Open Borders" or "No Borders, No Fence" as they marched Friday in a long column along a road leading north from Belgrade toward the Hungarian border 120 miles away.

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  2. Munich police hunt for a motive after Iranian-German gunman kills nine in rampageRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Washington Post

    Police officers stand at the entrance of the subway station near the shopping mall Olympia Einkaufzentrum OEZ in Munich a day after a gunman went on a shooting rampage. Munich police on Saturday were hunting for a motive after a rampage left nine people dead in a busy shopping area before the suspected gunman, an 18-year-old local resident with dual German and Iranian citizenship, apparently committed suicide.

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  3. How online dating changes during election seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Effingham Herald

    A contentious presidential election is in full swing, and online daters are growing more concerned about their potential matches' political views. "In a survey of users of the dating site OkCupid, 25.5 percent of respondents who are 'looking for love' now say that having similar political beliefs is more important in making a good match than physical chemistry, up from less than 17 percent back in 2012," Bloomberg Politics reported .

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  4. Washington Post "Fact Checker" Column Still in Denial over Regulatory CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

    The Washington Post "Fact Checker" column is running its critiques of the Republican convention this week , and in the process is trying again to rebuff a figure of $15,000 per household that I employ as a placeholder for the annual cost of federal regulations. The Post didn't debunk the reality of regulatory costs as "pretty bogus"; that's their opinion-column slur.

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  5. Washington Post Reports 25 Women Have Come Forward To Accuse Former Fox CEO Ailes Of HarassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Media Matters for America

    Following a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson against former Fox News chairman and CEO Roger Ailes, 25 women have come forward to make claims of similar harassment against Ailes, according to a July 22 report from The Washington Post . On July 21, Fox News' parent company announced that Ailes would be resigning his position at Fox News but would receive $60 million in a "consultant" position with 21st Century Fox.

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  6. At least nine dead in shooting at bustling Munich mallRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    A gunman carried out a shooting rampage Friday in a busy shopping area of Munich, killing at least nine people and wounding several others in an act of “suspected terrorism” before he committed suicide, police said early Saturday. The rampage prompted authorities to lock down the southern German city and launch a massive manhunt for suspected perpetrators.

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  7. Greenville community activist plans to hold sit-inRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WMBF

    Two weeks ago we saw protests hit the streets of Greenville and across this nation. On Tuesday, Fox Carolina hosted "A Necessary Conversation" with community leaders.

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  8. Tim Kaine through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Candidate for VA Lt Gov. Tim Kaine at Herndon, VA., Homecoming Parade. Along parade route through the town of Herndon; Kaine shakes hands with Herndon High School student- Nick Palatiello 18 yrs old.

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  9. A Wildlife Expert Made The Same Grave Mistake As Those Yellowstone Bison 'Rescuers'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Switched

    A sickly bison calf died in 2010 after a national park specialist brought the animal home, an inspector general found. Two months after well-meaning tourists were shamed for their misguided attempt to rescue a baby bison in Yellowstone National Park, a federal investigation shows that a government wildlife expert made the same mistake.

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  10. Bacardi and Cuba engage in a rum warRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Two liquor giants- Bacardi and Havana Club International - lay claim to the historic brand of Havana Club rum. In a warehouse stacked with casks and suffused with aromas of old oak and intoxicating spirits, Asbel Morales is always thinking years ahead.

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  11. Elections 28 mins ago 7:43 p.m.6 things to know about Tim KaineRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Prior to that, he served as lieutenant governor, mayor of Richmond and on the Richmond city council. He is one of just 20 people to have served as a mayor, governor and U.S. senator.

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  12. Clinton teased liberals with Elizabeth Warren and gave them Tim Kaine. But shea ll be fine.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton accompanied by Senator Elizabeth Warren speaks to and meets Ohio voters during a rally at the Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal in Cincinnati, Ohio on Monday, June 27, 2016. That will come as a disappointment to many liberals.

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  13. Munich Shooting Horror Over: Lone Gunman Kills Himself After Deadly RampageRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | HollywoodLife

    The terrifying shooting nightmare in Munich is over after the lone gunman who slaughtered eight people and wounded another 10 has killed himself. His body was found about a half a mile away from the McDonald's restaurant where at least five people tragically lost their lives.

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  14. Multiple people killed and injured in Munich mallRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    Ten people have been confirmed dead and at least 10 injured after a gunman opened fire outside a McDonalds in Munich shopping mall, just before 6pm local time on Friday. At 5:50 pm Munich police received reports of shots fired on Hanauer Street, near the Olympia Shopping Center in the Moosach district, northwest of the city center.

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  15. Republicans shouldn't scoff at D.C. statehoodRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser places a statehood pin on her lapel in May. D.C. MAYOR Muriel E. Bowser was in Cleveland on Tuesday, Day 2 of the Republican National Convention, to lobby for voting rights and statehood for the District. Given Republican animus toward the predominantly Democratic city, and the adoption the day before of a party platform fiercely opposed to D.C. rights, she was on a quixotic mission.

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  16. The route to D.C. statehood doesn't go through ClevelandRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Mayor Muriel Bowser attaches a D.C. statehood pin to her lapel in May after releasing a draft constitution for a future 51st state. The party platform adopted this week at the Republican National Convention provides insight into the District's future should Donald Trump become president of the United States.

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  17. Blame Hillary Clinton for kidnap of Chibok girls - Chris ChristieRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Echo

    Walker was asked about a statement he made last month suggesting he wasn't ready to fully back Trump until Trump renounced his attack on a federal judge in Indiana . Also weighing against them - the rebels' lack of an alternative candidate, vigorous lobbying by an alliance between the Trump campaign and the RNC and a growing sense it was time to unite against presumptive Democratic pick Hillary Clinton.

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  18. Democratic Convention: Bernie, the Kurds and Lack of Moral Clarity on SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Switched

    Amidst crass U.S. foreign policy and a lack of moral consistency on the Syrian conflict, what can we expect from the upcoming Democratic Convention? To the extent the party discusses the issue at all, don't expect much depth or nuance, let alone voiced support for the secular opposition or Kurds, whose radical experiment in democracy has been all but neglected if not forgotten by major media circles and the candidates.

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  19. WaPo, NYT Rip Trump: 'Unique and Present Danger'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | News Max

    Two of the nation's major newspapers criticized Donald Trump on several fronts in editorials published Friday, with one concluding he is "a unique and present danger." The Washington Post calls out the Republican presidential nominee for his lack of political experience, his views, and his "ignorance."

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  20. Why Ford wants to make car parts out of a tequila factory's leftoversRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    When it comes to developing more environmentally friendly automobiles, electric cars and renewable fuels are some of the common solutions that come to mind. But a set of new initiatives from the Ford Motor Co.

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