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  1. Snowden: NSA collects mass data on New ZealandersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Washington Post

    Former National Security Agency systems analyst turned leaker Edward Snowden says the NSA is collecting mass surveillance data on New Zealanders through its XKeyscore program and has set up a facility in the South Pacific nation to tap into vast amounts of data. Shortly before he spoke, New Zealand Prime Minister John Key issued a statement saying New Zealand's spy agency has never undertaken mass surveillance of its own people.

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  2. jonnelle_marteRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Washington Post

    As the youngest of the baby boomers celebrate their 50th birthdays this year, many will put renewed attention on what will likely be the biggest expense in retirement: their health. Still the responsibility of caring for retirees - as well as the cost - often falls on family members.

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  3. The Nationals havena t lost a Jordan Zimmermann start since July 28Read the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Washington Post

    As the Nationals steam roll towards a division title and the playoffs, they are putting themselves in an enviable position. Once they clinch, which seems all but inevitable over the next week as the Braves stumble, the Nationals will be able to choose how they want to set up their starting rotation.

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  4. How big companies can thrive with the cloudRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Washington Post

    Everyone has heard about the cloud, which powers the smartphone apps we all love. The cloud is also vital to large companies, yet their adoption of the cloud hasn't been as seamless.

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  5. CEO of Govia Thameslink Railway Charles Horton and Rail Minister Claire Perry at Blackfriars StationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Swindon Advertiser

    CEO of Govia Thameslink Railway Charles Horton, centre, and Rail Minister Claire Perry have a discussion with a commuter at Blackfriars Station And one irate passenger took his frustration out on Rail Minister Claire Perry as she helped launch the new franchise at Blackfriars station in London. Covering routes both north and south of London, the franchise - the biggest on the network - is run by Govia and is called Thameslink, Southern and Great Northern .

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  6. Gruden, leaders warn players to remain focusedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Washington Post

    In his four seasons as a member of the team, Trent Williams has seen plenty of struggles, and only limited fireworks out of the offense. "To look up and see 40 points beside the Washington Redskins logo, that's something I probably haven't seen in my whole time here, so it felt great," Williams said with a chuckle.

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  7. Mexico Issues Hurricane Warning as Odile StrikesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Insurance Journal West

    Mexico issued a hurricane warning for parts of Baja California as Odile struck the resort area of Cabo San Lucas on the southern tip of the peninsula. Mexico declared a red alert along the coastline as well as the mainland as the country prepared to celebrate its independence day holiday.

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  8. The bodies of two British tourists have been found on a beach in Thailand, police saidRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Swindon Advertiser

    The victims were a 23-year-old woman from Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, and a 24-year-old man from Jersey, in the Channel Islands, according to the Thai authorities. The attack happened on the popular small island of Koh Tao, which is known for its diving and lively bars.

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  9. Rocket fired in Syria lands in Israeli GolanRead the original story

    4 min ago | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    A rocket fired in Syria as part of its civil war struck Israel near the Quneitra crossing in the Golan Heights. On Friday night a mortar shell struck Israel on the Golan, where a number of rockets and mortar shells have spilled over from the civil war in recent months and more in recent weeks.

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  10. 10 things to know for MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    14, 2014. . Miss New York Kira Kazantsev, left, gasps after she was named Miss America 2015 as she holds hands with Miss Virginia Courtney Paige Garrett during the Miss America 2015 pageant, Sunday, Sept.

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  11. Spitfire in spectacular cathedral flypast on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Salisbury Journal

    A SPITFIRE and Hurricane will make a spectacular flypast of Salisbury Cathedral on Monday - to launch the countdown to Salisbury Wings Week next year. The flypast is expected to take place at 12.30pm and will mark both the Battle of Britain and Wiltshire's contribution to Spitfire production.

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  12. Challenges of being blindRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Manxnet Online

    People are being encouraged to find out more about living with a visual impairment during the Isle of Man's first Vision Awareness Week. The Manx Blind Welfare Society has organised a series of events for throughout the week.

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  13. Teams take on 33-mile 'canalathon'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | South Wales Argus

    FIFTY teams took part in a 33-mile endurance 'Canalathon' challenge yesterday [Sunday, September 14], following the route of the Brecon and Monmouthshire canal starting from the Pontymoile Basin. The challenge started with five miles of canoeing to Goytre Wharf in Llanover, a 17 mile cycle ride to Llangynidr and then an 11 mile run, walk or hike to Brecon.

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  14. Vintage photos of famous folks seen in N.J.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | NJ.com

    New Jersey has produced more than its fair share of famous folks - actors, writers athletes, inventors, etc., born and raised in the Garden State. But countless celebrities who never called Jersey home made it their business to pass through, visit, vacation, work or train here over the years.

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  15. 10 Things to Know, Monday, Sept. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

    France's president says there's "no time to lose" in the global push to combat extremists from the Islamic State group, minus the two countries who share most of Iraq's borders. AP's Dan Perry finds that much of the problem lies in the region's Sunni-Shiite divide, which outsiders tend to underestimate repeatedly.

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  16. Snowden: NSA collects mass data on New ZealandersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The York Daily Record

    Former National Security Agency systems analyst turned leaker Edward Snowden says the NSA is collecting mass surveillance data on New Zealanders through its XKeyscore program and has set up a facility in the South Pacific nation to tap into vast amounts of data. Shortly before he spoke, New Zealand Prime Minister John Key issued a statement saying New Zealand's spy agency has never undertaken mass surveillance of its own people.

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  17. 10 Things to Know for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The York Daily Record

    Iraqi President Fouad Massoum delivers his speech during the opening of an international conference intended to come up with an international strategy against the Islamic State group, in Paris, Monday, Sept. 15, 2014.

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  18. Tony Bennett Joins Lady Gaga Onstage in IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    Lady Gaga offered her Israeli fans a taste of her duets album with Tony Bennett on Saturday night, when she performed at Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv. Tony joined her on stage for a live rendition of "I Can't Give You Anything but Love," one of the tracks from their upcoming album, Cheek to Cheek .

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  19. Uganda holds 6 terror suspects, seizes explosivesRead the original story

    7 min ago | Cybercast News Service

    At least six terror suspects were arrested over the weekend in a raid on an al-Shabab cell that was apparently plotting an attack in this East African country, a Ugandan military spokesman said Monday. Explosives were seized from the suspects, all of whom are of Somali origin and are currently under interrogation, said Lt.

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  20. Kanye West Asks Handicapped Fans to Stand at Australian ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    Kanye West had an awkward moment at his concert Friday night in Sydney, Australia, when he insisted that everyone in the audience stand up, including two handicapped people in wheelchairs. A YouTube video of the incident shows the 37-year-old rapper ordering everyone in the audience to stand up for the next song.

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