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France Signals Tougher Sanctions on Russia - Wall Street Journal

Google - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 08:00

Reuters

France Signals Tougher Sanctions on Russia
Wall Street Journal
PARIS—French President François Hollande said on Saturday that probable incursions by Russian troops inside Ukraine will "no doubt" lead the European Union to slap a new round of sanctions on Moscow. Mr. Hollande said that "new escalation" in Ukraine ...
Ukraine crisis expected to overshadow EU summitDeutsche Welle

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US warplanes target IS trucks in Iraq - Telegraph.co.uk

Google - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 07:15

US warplanes target IS trucks in Iraq
Telegraph.co.uk
The US military has released video of what it says was an air strike on Islamic State group fighters in Iraq. The footage, purportedly shot on Tuesday, shows the destruction of an armed truck driving along a road near the northern city of Irbil. The US military ...

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Walking While Black: Michael Brown, Black Men and White Police Officers - Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper

Google - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 07:12

Reuters

Walking While Black: Michael Brown, Black Men and White Police Officers
Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper
A local man from Canfield Green Apartment Complex had an inadvertent face-off with local police at West Florissant and Ferguson avenues while trying to get home on Monday. (Lawrence Bryant/ St. Louis American). Special to the NNPA from the St. Louis ...
Ferguson shooting spurs curriculum advocates to craft lesson on raceFox News
Brown: Community policing lowers crime, prevents police brutalityChron.com
How police body cameras workKomando

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Will Residency Questions Take Down Another Candidate in 2014? - abc7news.com

Google - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 07:04

abc7news.com

Will Residency Questions Take Down Another Candidate in 2014?
abc7news.com
Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu is the latest Washington veteran being forced to fend off a challenge to her reelection that alleges she is no longer a resident of her home state, but lives in DC. A similar challenge succeeded in knocking off former Indiana ...

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Kerry Calls for Global Coalition to Fight Islamic Terrorists - Voice of America

Google - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 06:40

Voice of America

Kerry Calls for Global Coalition to Fight Islamic Terrorists
Voice of America
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has called for a broad global coalition to combat Islamic State militants, also known as ISIS. In an article published in The New York Times Saturday, Kerry said the terrorist group is a rising threat, not just in Iraq and Syria, but ...
Kerry: 'The cancer of ISIS will not be allowed to spread'CNN
Kerry seeks 'global coalition' in fight against ISAl-Bawaba
Commentary: What should be done about Islamic State?Columbus Dispatch
Fox News -Deutsche Welle -Financial Express
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Why Jumper Remains the Ultimate Sci-Fi Teleportation Adventure

Wired - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 06:32
In the latest episode of the Geek's Guide to the Galaxy podcast, author Steven Gould talks about the impact of his book Jumper.






The Man Behind the Most Iconic Portraits of Skaters, Punks, and Rappers

Wired - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 06:32
In 1986, photographer Glen Friedman made a photo of Ice-T, his ball cap turned to the side, leaning on a chainlink fence in Hollywood. This was long before Ice-T was a big name, a TV star, a mogul married to CoCo Austin. The photo captures an innocence and vulnerability that’s now long gone. You see […]






Lesotho army siezes main buildings - Eyewitness News

Google - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 04:12

Capital FM Kenya

Lesotho army siezes main buildings
Eyewitness News
Some radio stations have been taken off air amid reports of gunshots fired in the mountain kingdom. Lesotho flag. Picture: Wikimedia Commons. Some radio stations have been taken off air amid reports of gunshots fired in the mountain kingdom. Picture: ...
Lesotho army 'seizes key buildings'BBC News
Security guard in Lesotho capital says military occupying police stations; radio ...Montana Standard
Lesotho military seize control of police HQ, jam radio stationsZee News

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Legislature OKs state's first plan for regulating groundwater - Los Angeles Times

Google - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 03:37

SFGate

Legislature OKs state's first plan for regulating groundwater
Los Angeles Times
After a lawmaking season that left them bruised by political scandal but salved by California's revitalized economy, state lawmakers were attempting to wrap up their work late Friday by tackling the complexities of water policy, everyday matters such as grocery ...
California passes plastic bag ban, would be first such law in USReuters
California Legislature Passes Ban on Disposable Plastic BagsWall Street Journal
California Lawmakers Adopt Ban on Plastic Shopping BagsBusinessweek
KCRA Sacramento
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How police body cameras work - Komando

Google - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 03:10

How police body cameras work
Komando
I wrote a tip recently on whether or not you can get arrested for filming an arrest. With cameras in every smartphone and tablet - and with dash cams in more and more cars - filming the police is easy for anyone to do, so it's a question that needs to be ...

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Grandal, Padres Beat Dodgers 3-2 in 12 - ABC News

Google - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 02:33

ESPN

Grandal, Padres Beat Dodgers 3-2 in 12
ABC News
Yasmani Grandal singled in the winning run with two outs in the 12th inning and the San Diego Padres beat the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Friday night. Earlier in the inning, the Dodgers used a five-man infield, including a four-man shift ...
Dodgers-Padres RunsSFGate
Padres top Dodgers, 3-2, in 12 inningsLos Angeles Times
San Diego Padres overcome Hanley Ramirez's heroics, beat Los Angeles ...Long Beach Press Telegram
WPTZ The Champlain Valley -U-T San Diego -OCRegister
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Crisp injured in A's shutout loss to Angels - SFGate

Google - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 01:50

SFGate

Crisp injured in A's shutout loss to Angels
SFGate
So far, the A's biggest series of the season to date is a disaster. The A's played Thursday night's game under protest before losing in extra innings. On Friday, center fielder and leadoff man Coco Crisp was injured crashing into the wall in a 4-0 loss to the ...
Angels beat A's behind Weaver, up AL West edgeUSA TODAY
Game roundup: Defense propels Angels past A'sWPTZ The Champlain Valley
A's Coco Crisp leaves game with neck injurySan Jose Mercury News
Los Angeles Times -ValleyBayNews -OCRegister
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Obama Weighing Delay in Action on Immigration - New York Times

Google - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 01:29

New York Times

Obama Weighing Delay in Action on Immigration
New York Times
Demonstrators on Thursday at the White House urged action by the Obama administration on the plight of immigrants. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story ...
President Obama gets panned for beige suit in press briefingFirstpost
Jacoby: Immigration fixes have glaring flawBoston Herald
Rick Nolan urges President Obama to resist military involvement in SyriaNorthland's NewsCenter
The Providence Journal -Jamestown Sun -The Hill (blog)
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Sizemore, last-place Phillies hand Mets 4-1 win - Boston Herald

Google - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 01:15

Boston Herald

Sizemore, last-place Phillies hand Mets 4-1 win
Boston Herald
Philadelphia Phillies left fielder Grady Sizemore misses New York Mets' Juan Lagares's fly ball, allowing two runs to score, in the seventh inning of a game at Citi Field, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in New York. Sizemore received an error on the play. 1. Saturday ...
Mets take advantage of mistakes in win over PhilliesReuters
Wild seventh inning gives Mets edge over PhilliesAllentown Morning Call
David Buchanan: Buchanan goes six innings in no-decisionRotoworld.com

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Six killed in attack on Afghan intelligence agency - Reuters

Google - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 00:58

NDTV

Six killed in attack on Afghan intelligence agency
Reuters
JALALABAD Afghanistan (Reuters) - At least six people were killed and dozens wounded when a suicide car bomber and Taliban gunmen attacked an office of the Afghan intelligence agency in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Saturday, officials said.
Taliban attack Afghan intelligence officeThe News International
6 killed, 40 wounded in Afghan suicide attackLos Angeles Times
Six killed in Taliban attack on Afghan intelligence officeThe Hindu
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty -seattlepi.com
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McConnell's Campaign Manager Resigns To Avoid Being 'Distraction' - KPBS

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 23:25

McConnell's Campaign Manager Resigns To Avoid Being 'Distraction'
KPBS
Jesse Benton, once a political strategist for Ron Paul, resigned as campaign manager for Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on Friday. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's campaign manager has resigned, citing "inaccurate press accounts" ...

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NY police probed for 2nd restraint-related death - SFGate

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 23:06

NY police probed for 2nd restraint-related death
SFGate
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department said Friday it's under investigation for a second restraint-related death, this one involving a drugged, emotionally disturbed man four days before a fatal videotaped chokehold that fueled community outcry ...

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Ebola spreads to Senegal after student evades health monitors - CBC.ca

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:52

ABC News

Ebola spreads to Senegal after student evades health monitors
CBC.ca
A university student infected with Ebola evaded health surveillance for weeks as he slipped into Senegal, carrying the deadly virus to a fifth West African nation showing how quarantines, border closures and flight bans have failed to contain the outbreak.
Leadership and Calm Are Urged in OutbreakNew York Times
Canadian lab team returns from Ebola-affected Sierra LeoneCTV News
First Ebola case in Senegal, five more states at risk of outbreak spreadRT (blog)

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Chelsea Clinton leaving NBC News role - Fox News

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:07

Chelsea Clinton leaving NBC News role
Fox News
Chelsea Clinton has decided to leave her role at NBC News as a special correspondent, where she reportedly makes $600,000 a year. Clinton, 34, wrote in a Facebook post that she was parting ways with NBC "to continue focusing on my work at the Clinton ...

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US Open 2014: Mirjana Lucic-Baroni Upsets Simona Halep - New York Times

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 22:03

New York Times

US Open 2014: Mirjana Lucic-Baroni Upsets Simona Halep
New York Times
Mirjana Lucic-Baroni after defeating Simona Halep on Friday. Lucic-Baroni's strong forehand helped her rally from a first-set deficit and win her second set, 6-2. Credit Elise Amendola/Associated Press. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the ...
Venus Williams loses to Sara Errani in third round; No. 2 Simona Halep also fallsWashington Post (blog)
Halep, Kerber toppled, valiant Venus falls at US OpenBusiness Standard
Shock waves hit Open: Halep, Kerber, Venus fallReuters
Albany Times Union -Sport LIVE -10sBalls
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