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USA's Gwen Jorgensen wins gold medal in women's triathlon at Rio Olympics - USA TODAY

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USA TODAY

USA's Gwen Jorgensen wins gold medal in women's triathlon at Rio Olympics
USA TODAY
RIO DE JANEIRO -- In a long series of wins, Gwen Jorgensen's Olympic gold will stand out. Jorgensen gave the United States its first gold in triathlon Saturday since it became in Olympic sport in 2000. The victory caps what has been arguably the most ...
The Latest: American Jorgensen wins women's triathlon in RioCBS 8 San Diego
Rio Olympics 2016: Gwen Jorgensen wins triathlon, Britain's Vicky Holland gets bronzeBBC News
Does the US Olympic Triathlon Curse Die in Rio?Wall Street Journal
Yahoo Sports -WAVY-TV -People Magazine -NBC Chicago
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Kanye West's weekend pop-up store in Boston draws big crowds

AP - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 11:48
BOSTON (AP) -- Kanye West's pop-up clothing store has opened in downtown Boston....
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Simone Biles chosen to carry US flag at closing ceremony of Rio Olympics - USA TODAY

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USA TODAY

Simone Biles chosen to carry US flag at closing ceremony of Rio Olympics
USA TODAY
RIO DE JANEIRO – As if winning five Olympic medals and meeting Zac Efron didn't do enough to make a memorable Games for Simone Biles, she adds one more experience to her time in Rio. Biles was chosen as the Team USA flag bearer for closing ...
Next for Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles: Role-modeling and cliff-jumpingCNN
#Blackgirlmagic: African-American Women Take Spotlight at Rio OlympicsNBCNews.com
Rio Royalty! Simone Biles Selected to Carry the Flag at the Olympics Closing CeremonyPeople Magazine
New York Times -UPI.com -Washington Post -WFAA.com
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Repeal or retain? Election opens final act for 'Obamacare'

AP - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 10:44
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Election Day 2016 will raise the curtain on the final act in the nation's long-running political drama over President Barack Obama's health care overhaul....
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Most limits on US-Mexico flights are about to be lifted

AP - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 10:44
DALLAS (AP) -- Most restrictions on flights between the U.S. and Mexico will lift on Sunday, a change expected to bring more options and possibly lower prices for travelers....
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MLive explains it: Why Trump might think he could win Michigan - MLive.com

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MLive explains it: Why Trump might think he could win Michigan
MLive.com
LANSING, MI -- Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump returned to Michigan on Friday, targeting an economic message at the state's middle-income and African Americans. Trump appeals to black voters, hammers Clinton on trade in Michigan ...

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The Latest: Turkey says EU not keeping migrant deal pledges - Fox News

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The Latest: Turkey says EU not keeping migrant deal pledges
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MILAN – The Latest on European response to the influx of migrants from the Middle East and Africa (all times local): 3:35 p.m.. Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has called on the European Union to deliver on promises made as part of a deal to ...
Turkey Announces More Active Role in Syria ConflictVoice of America
Turkey: Assad Can Be Part of Transition in SyriaNew York Times
Turkey PM vows 'more active' Syria role in next six monthsDaily Mail
CBC.ca -ABC Online -The Times of Israel -Anadolu Agency
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Rajan's Deputy Patel Named as India's Central Bank Governor - Bloomberg

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Rajan's Deputy Patel Named as India's Central Bank Governor
Bloomberg
Prime Minister Narendra Modi promoted a deputy governor to lead India's central bank, ensuring that sweeping reforms initiated under Raghuram Rajan would continue. Urjit Patel, who oversees the monetary policy department at the Reserve Bank of India ...
Urjit Patel is going to be India's new central bankerQuartz
Urjit Patel new RBI governor: Modi has the right man for the job post Raghuram RajanFirstpost
Urjit Patel: An agenda of continuityLivemint
Times of India -CNBC -Financial Express -Business Standard
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Governor nominee's work 'in Bosnia' was mainly in Croatia

AP - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 09:17
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- In his online biography, a campaign video and speeches, Missouri Republican gubernatorial candidate Eric Greitens recounts how he volunteered in Bosnia to help children orphaned or separated from their families by a horrific ethnic war....
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Demolition plans for Philly's Jewelers Row losing sparkle

AP - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 09:17
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A luxury home developer is planning to demolish buildings on Philadelphia's Jewelers Row, the nation's oldest diamond district, to make way for a 16-story condominium building that some jewelry store owners say was kept under wraps....
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Royals' secret behind their surge? It's a Rally Mantis

AP - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 09:17
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Royals didn't have a postseason prayer. Until, that is, a praying mantis showed up in their dugout....
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Ex-SEAL to pay $6.6 million in case over book on Osama bin Laden raid - USA TODAY

Google - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 09:13

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Ex-SEAL to pay $6.6 million in case over book on Osama bin Laden raid
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON — The former Navy SEAL who wrote a book about his role in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden will pay the government more than $6.6 million for violating non-disclosure agreements and publishing without getting the document cleared by ...
How the feds are treating this ex-Navy SEAL is a shame, even if it's legalHot Air
Former Navy SEAL Matthew Bissonnette settles case over Bin Ladin raid bookUPI.com
US Settles Case With Matt Bissonnette, Author of Controversial Bin Laden BookABC News
Stars and Stripes
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Trump's Empire: A Maze of Debts and Opaque Ties - New York Times

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New York Times

Trump's Empire: A Maze of Debts and Opaque Ties
New York Times
Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan. An investigation into the real estate holdings of Donald J. Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, found complex partnerships and debts of at least double the amount to be gleaned from public filings he ...
A New York Times investigation found that Donald Trump's US business...Business Insider
Report: Trump's Real Estate Holdings Are At Least $650 Million in DebtGawker
Republicans Reeling After Investigation Exposes Trump As A Foreign Bank Owned FraudPoliticusUSA
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It's hard to imagine a much worse pitch Donald Trump could have made for the black vote - Washington Post

Google - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 08:03

Washington Post

It's hard to imagine a much worse pitch Donald Trump could have made for the black vote
Washington Post
At a rally Friday night in Dimondale, Mich., Donald Trump repeated a version of a plea to black voters that he had offered 24 hours earlier in North Carolina. "No group in America has been more harmed by Hillary Clinton's policies than African ...
A brief history of Trump and African-Americans on the trailCNN
Trump to black voters: What the hell do you have to lose by backing me?Hot Air
Trump and the black vote: Is there a road to redemption?Christian Science Monitor
Washington Times -Us Weekly -AlterNet -Newsweek
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It's hard to imagine a much worse pitch Donald Trump could have made for the black vote - Washington Post

Google - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 08:03

Washington Post

It's hard to imagine a much worse pitch Donald Trump could have made for the black vote
Washington Post
At a rally Friday night in Dimondale, Mich., Donald Trump repeated a version of a plea to black voters that he'd offered 24 hours earlier in North Carolina. "No group in America has been more harmed by Hillary Clinton's policies than African Americans ...
Donald Trump's New Focus: Wooing African-AmericansNewsweek
Donald Trump faces new backlash over pitch to black votersCBS News
Trump and Clinton See Two Very Different Versions of the Current EconomyThe Weekly Standard (blog)
Colorado Springs Gazette -The Week Magazine -People Magazine -CNN
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Fundamentalists gain ground in Algeria as war memory fades

AP - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 07:16
ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) -- Mosques are going up, women are covering up, and shops selling alcoholic beverages are shutting down in a changing Algeria where, slowly but surely, Muslim fundamentalists are gaining ground....
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Trump and Clinton Would Both Bring Ethics Baggage to White House - NBCNews.com

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Trump and Clinton Would Both Bring Ethics Baggage to White House
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Whether it's Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump, the next president will bring to office unprecedented financial entanglements that could pose significant conflicts of interest, ethics experts say, and there is no law that would regulate them. Since ...
Trump bulks up attacks on Dems over defense, rural issuesThe Hill (blog)
Cynthia Allen: Like Trump, Clinton a flawed candidateNorthwest Arkansas News

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Taliban make new advance in northern Afghanistan, officials say - Fox News

Google - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 04:36

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Taliban make new advance in northern Afghanistan, officials say
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KABUL, Afghanistan – The Taliban seized a district on Saturday in the northeastern Kunduz province, where the insurgents briefly overran the provincial capital last year before being driven out by a counteroffensive, an official said. Mohammadullah ...
Afghan Taliban Capture District In Kunduz ProvinceRadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Residents Flee Taliban Assault in Northeast Afghan ProvinceVoice of America
Taliban make further gains in Afghan northTODAYonline
The Daily Star -RT -The Diplomat
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Clinton's 1995 Beijing speech: A 'transformative' moment

AP - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 03:13
NEW YORK (AP) -- Flying across the Pacific on an Air Force jet bound for Beijing, first lady Hillary Clinton huddled deep into the night with a few aides and advisers, honing her speech for the U.N. Fourth World Conference on Women....
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