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  1. Barack Obama hikes Exit Glacier in Alaska to raise awareness about climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    Shocking moment mother pulled a GUN on a gang of teen boys she claims were threatening her 15-year-old son in the park... and she later admits: 'Yes, I would have used it' WWE wrestling legend Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka, 72, is arrested and charged with murdering his girlfriend in a motel 32 years ago Three cops killed in less than a week: Another police officer is found murdered in his Texas home amid growing safety 'fears' on the force Bungling cops ADMIT they stormed into the wrong house and shot the homeowner, killed his dog, then hit one of their own and left him in serious condition while responding to burglary Huge manhunt for armed and dangerous suspects who shot father-of-four cop dead in Chicago suburb: Town on lockdown as SWAT teams go house to house Chelsea Manning says we're on the verge of a 'post-human world' and insists she's NOT 'a radical' in rare interview from prison ... (more)

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  2. Obama buys out cinnamon rolls at Anchorage cafeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KAUZ

    1, 2015. Obama is on a historic three-day trip to Alaska aimed at showing solidarity with a state often o... ANCHORAGE, Alaska - How many cinnamon rolls does it take to feed a presidential entourage? If you're President Barack Obama and you're unsure, you err on the safe side and take the whole bunch.

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  3. Uluru time-lapse video shows the ancient rock under the stars in all its red gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    Shocking moment mother pulled a GUN on a gang of teen boys she claims were threatening her 15-year-old son in the park... and she later admits: 'Yes, I would have used it' WWE wrestling legend Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka, 72, is arrested and charged with murdering his girlfriend in a motel 32 years ago Three cops killed in less than a week: Another police officer is found murdered in his Texas home amid growing safety 'fears' on the force Bungling cops ADMIT they stormed into the wrong house and shot the homeowner, killed his dog, then hit one of their own and left him in serious condition while responding to burglary Huge manhunt for armed and dangerous suspects who shot father-of-four cop dead in Chicago suburb: Town on lockdown as SWAT teams go house to house Chelsea Manning says we're on the verge of a 'post-human world' and insists she's NOT 'a radical' in rare interview from prison ... (more)

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  4. Supporters of Iran deal near key vote total to back up ObamaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KAUZ

    The U.S. Supreme Court was considering final appeals from a man scheduled to be executed Tuesday in Missouri for the kidnapping, rape and stabbing death of a 15-year-old girl more than two decades ago. A man who spent nearly 25 years on Missouri's death row was executed Tuesday for the kidnapping, rape and stabbing death of a 15-year-old girl.

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  5. Clinton camp uses talking points to quell email concernsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | GantDaily.com

    Another batch of emails released, another opportunity for Hillary Clinton's camp to tell the public - and nervous Democrats - See? Nothing to worry about. The Democratic front-runner's campaign circulated talking points, obtained by CNN, to her friends and supporters on Tuesday that downplay the email imbroglio that is generating negative headlines for her seemingly every month.

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  6. Budget focus: Medicaid growth, hep C drugs, State Health Benefit PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    The state's Department of Community Health is asking for additional state funds to cover projected Georgia enrollment for Medicaid and PeachCare, which for the first time will exceed 2 million. The budget proposal also requests $23 million to cover the high cost of drugs to treat hepatitis C patients in both the midyear fiscal 2016 budget and in the 2017 plan.

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  7. Notable & Quotable: John SunnunuRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    From "Obama's attack on Koch brothers is personal" by columnist John E. Sununu, the former Republican senator from New Hampshire, in the Boston Globe, Aug. 28: Fresh off his Martha's Vineyard vacation, a rested and ready Barack Obama set Air Force One on full throttle, flying off to Las Vegas last week to do something really important:...

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  8. Sen. Bernie Sanders applied for conscientious objector status during Vietnam WarRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    "As a college student in the 1960's, he was a pacifist: He isn't now," Michael Briggs, a Sanders spokesman, said in an e-mail to ABC News. Bernie Sanders speaks during an Aug. 8 rally at Hec Ed Pavilion that drew an estimated 15,000 people to the University of Washington.

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  9. Report says ending ban wouldn't hurt consumers at pumpRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KTMF

    Ending the four-decades old restrictions on crude oil exports wouldn't hurt consumers at the gasoline pump, and may even help them, a new government report said Tuesday. The finding is providing ammunition to lawmakers seeking to pass legislation this year to end the restrictions.

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  10. FDA issues warning letters to powdered caffeine distributorsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KTMF

    The Food and Drug Administration has issued warning letters to five distributors of pure powdered caffeine, saying the products put consumers at risk. The letters, which are dated Aug. 27, follow the overdose deaths last year of two young men from Ohio and Georgia.

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  11. Hillary's Email Scandal? Rush Limbaugh Made Her Do ItRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Power Line

    In the current issue of the New Yorker , Steve Coll, Dean of the Columbia University School of Journalism, has a brief piece on Hillary Clinton's private email problems. He traces the current scandal toRush Limbaugh! Hillary Clinton, in her memoir "Living History," recounts her struggle to defend her privacy while residing in the White House.

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  12. In climate bid, Obama stares down melting Alaska glacierRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Indian Express

    President Barack Obama speaks to members of the media while on a hike to the Exit Glacier in Seward, Alaska, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, which according to National Park Service research, has retreated approximately 1.25 miles over the past 200 years.

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  13. Real Housewives of Melbourne star Gamble Breaux celebrates the end of winterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    Shocking moment mother pulled a GUN on a gang of teen boys she claims were threatening her 15-year-old son in the park... and she later admits: 'Yes, I would have used it' WWE wrestling legend Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka, 72, is arrested and charged with murdering his girlfriend in a motel 32 years ago Three cops killed in less than a week: Another police officer is found murdered in his Texas home amid growing safety 'fears' on the force Bungling cops ADMIT they stormed into the wrong house and shot the homeowner, killed his dog, then hit one of their own and left him in serious condition while responding to burglary Huge manhunt for armed and dangerous suspects who shot father-of-four cop dead in Chicago suburb: Town on lockdown as SWAT teams go house to house Chelsea Manning says we're on the verge of a 'post-human world' and insists she's NOT 'a radical' in rare interview from prison ... (more)

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  14. Dick and Liz Cheney on Iran, Hillary and being 'Exceptional'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    Sep. 01, 2015 - 6:27 - Former vice president and his daughter sound off on the potential implications of Pres. Obama's nuke deal with Iran, Hillary Clinton's private server scandal, their new book 'Exceptional: Why the World Needs a Powerful America' and more

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  15. Expansion plans for Holstein, Iowa-based VT IndustriesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    VT, which makes laminated countertops, wooden doors and stone surfaces announced today they have acquired Capitoline Products, Inc. That company is locate in Rome, Georgia and makes laminate countertops and decorative panels. VT operates nine manufacturing facilities throughout the U-S and Canada.

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  16. Loretta Lynn, Luke Bryan, Eric Church receive ACM HonorsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KAUZ

    Police with helicopters, dogs and armed with rifles were conducting a massive manhunt in northern Illinois Tuesday after an officer was shot and killed while pursuing a group of suspicious men. Police in helicopters, with dogs and armed with rifles conducted a massive manhunt in northern Illinois into Tuesday night after an officer was fatally shot while pursuing a group of men.

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  17. Prosecutor: 2nd video emerges of deadly shooting by deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Times

    A second video has emerged that gives authorities a "very clear view" of a confrontation between deputies and a Texas man who had his hands raised before he was shot and killed, a prosecutor said Tuesday. Bexar County District Attorney Nico LaHood described the new video and one broadcast earlier as "disturbing," but cautioned against a rush to judgment as authorities investigate the shooting that killed 41-year-old Gilbert Flores northwest of San Antonio.

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  18. Western Cracks Down on Sexual HarassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Griffon News

    Title IX discrimination refers to sex discrimination on the basis of pregnancy, gender identity, and failure to conform to stereotypical notions of femininity and masculinity. "No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving federal financial assistance."

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  19. Senate leader: Not enough votes to defund Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    " The Senate's top Republican is conceding that his party will have to await the next president before it can cut off federal funds that go to Planned Parenthood, prompting heated rebuffs from conservatives. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., says Republicans lack the votes to halt the payments.

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  20. Obama heads to Alaska to highlight climate change right after approving Arctic oil drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inhabitat

    About two weeks after Barack Obama gave Shell the green light to drill for oil in Arctic waters off the Alaska Coast, the president is embarking on an ironic three-day visit to Alaska aimed at highlighting the drastic effects of climate change on the state's environment. According to Grist , along with traveling the state to see what climate change is doing to glaciers and permafrost in the state, Obama is also expected to call for more action on climate change and push for commitments to reduce carbon emissions - ahead of the UN Climate Summit taking place in Paris this December.

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