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  1. Bronco Brown ale bottled in time for Michigan State game vs. WMURead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | MLive.com

    Paw Paw Brewing Co.' s Bronco Brown was packaged in 22-ounce bottles for the first time this year, just in time for Western Michigan University's football season.

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  2. Texas man kills himself while taking selfie with gunRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | The Bennington Banner

    A 19-year-old Texas man is dead after police say he accidentally shot himself while posing for a selfie with a gun. Deleon Alonso Smith died of a gunshot wound to the throat about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at an apartment in southwestern Houston.

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  3. Wrongly convicted brothers each get $750K payoutRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | The Republic

    Two North Carolina brothers were each awarded $750,000 on Wednesday, three decades after they were wrongfully convicted in the killing an 11-year-old girl. Henry McCollum, 51, appeared calm when the North Carolina Industrial Commission formally awarded him and his half-brother Leon Brown, 47, the money during a compensation hearing.

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  4. Families Get First Look at New Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Patch.com

    The official start of school for North Reading is Wednesday, Sept. 9, with staff reporting for orientation on Tuesday, Sept.

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  5. Merging Daily News, Inquirer Newsrooms Would Be DumbRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Phillymag.com

    The first day I walked into the newsroom at the Daily News , one of the editors pulled me aside to share an insight on the very soul of the tabloid that lives perpetually on death row. I spent nearly a decade at the paper in the 1990s directing local news coverage, trying to get at that emotional heart, and doing everything I knew how to beat the bejesus out of Big Sister who then lived downstairs at the old headquarters at 400 North Broad Street.

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  6. Pedestrian hit on I-75 diesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    Russel Hamer was pronounced dead Tuesday at University of Cincinnati Medical Center, according to the Hamilton County Coroner's Office. A passing 2009 Infiniti G37 struck him as he crossed the highway from east to west just before 10 a.m. Aug. 30, Cincinnati police have said.

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  7. The Diplomat: The Truth About Myanmar's New Discriminatory Laws - Michael CasterRead the original story

    3 min ago | Burmanet

    Last Thursday, Myanmar's parliament approved the remaining two of four "Protection of Race and Religion" bills. ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights Chairperson Charles Santiago prefers to call them the "Race and Religion Discrimination bills."

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  8. Nick Saban to Finebaum: I should have 8 national titles, might reluctantly join TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Alabama Live

    Nick Saban knows it, believes it and doubled down. Entering his ninth Alabama season, Saban sat down with Paul Finebaum for an ESPN Outside the Lines interview that'll air at 8 a.m. CT Sunday on ESPN.

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  9. US bank earnings up 7.3 percent in 1st QtrRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | The Republic

    U.S. banks' earnings jumped 7.3 percent in the April-June period from a year earlier as revenues increased and the volume of soured loans banks had to write off fell to the lowest level since before the financial crisis. The data issued Wednesday by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. showed continued improvement for the banking industry seven years after the crisis struck.

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  10. In Philadelphia, Kerry seeks support for Iran nuke dealRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | The Bennington Banner

    Secretary of State John Kerry is bringing the Obama administration's campaign for public and congressional support for the Iran nuclear deal to Philadelphia. In a speech at the National Constitution Center, U.S. officials say Kerry will make the case that the agreement is the best way to prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon.

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  11. DSP investigates fatal motorcycle crash in DoverRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | WMDT

    The Delaware State Police say, they are currently investigating a fatal motorcycle crash in Dover that took a life of one Smyrna man. According to police, the accident occurred on Tuesday just before 5:00 PM.

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  12. Manchester United's transfer travails hint at a deeper malaiseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | World Soccer

    Once again Manchester United have failed to sign a superstar. Another season of underachievement and they may find it easier to land a big-name manager.

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  13. Salford part company with head coach Iestyn HarrisSalford have...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Bridportnews.co.uk

    The former Wales boss has been absent from the Super League club for the last two months, with the Red Devils initially saying he was on sick leave, but now they have confirmed his departure by mutual agreement. Salford chief executive Martin Vickers said: "We are pleased to have been able to come to an amicable arrangement with Iestyn Harris so both parties can now move forward.

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  14. Clerk shot during 7-Eleven robbery in MerriamRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | KCTV5

    The search is on for whoever shot a gas station clerk early Wednesday morning. The armed robbery happened about 2 a.m. at the 7-Eleven located at 6850 Antioch Rd.

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  15. Myanmar Times: Why was Thura U Shwe Mann fired? - Sithu Aung MyintRead the original story

    3 min ago | Burmanet

    Thura U Shwe Mann and some of his supporters were removed from the leadership of the Union Solidarity and Development Party under a plan devised jointly by the military and the government. He is not the party's chair anymore, but Thura U Shwe Mann remains Speaker of the Pyithu Hluttaw, or lower house, and rotating Speaker of the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw, the combined sitting of the upper and lower house.

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  16. Music And Communication Building To Be Named For Patrick And Shirley RyanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Northwestern University

    In recognition of the unprecedented generosity of Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan and their longtime support of the arts both at Northwestern and in the greater Chicago area, Northwestern University will name the recently opened music and communication building the Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Center for the Musical Arts. The architecturally striking building, located on the shore of Lake Michigan on Northwestern's Evanston campus, is the home of the Henry and Leigh Bienen School of Music and the theatre and performance studies departments and administrative offices of the School of Communication.

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  17. Wills of millions of Americans now available onlineRead the original story

    3 min ago | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    Daniel Webster willed a beloved grandson a gold snuff box with the head of George Washington on it and all his fishing tackle. Such mundane details that shed insights into the family relationships of some of America's most famous citizens are now just a mouse click away thanks to Ancestry.com, which has digitized wills and probate records that cover more than 100 million people, including the deceased as well as their family and friends, dating from the Colonial era to the beginning of the 21st century.

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  18. Rendell: Kane Should Take Leave from AGa s OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Phillymag.com

    Kathleen Kane should step away from the attorney general's office while she faces criminal charges, former Gov. Ed Rendell said today, but she shouldn't necessarily resign outright. I don't think Kane should have resigned, but it would be better for the office if she would have taken a Leave.

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  19. Duckett brothers, Flowers named Michigan State's honorary captains for opener at Western MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | MLive.com

    Michigan State football also announced that Plainwell native Jack Conklin would serve as the Spartans' fourth captain for the game against the Broncos.

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  20. Is Dallas a Self-Loathing City?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | D Magazine

    In a fun TexMo post painting the big cities of Texas as a dysfunctional family, John Nova Lomax writes of the one-sided rivalry between Houston and Dallas: When Houston insists that the rivalry does exist, and that Dallas's constant denial of that existence is proof. And then Dallas sticks the dagger in: " Five Super Bowls, Houston.

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