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Ten years after Katrina's wrath, Biloxi is a patchwork of hope and recovery - Christian Science Monitor

Google - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 13:51

Christian Science Monitor

Ten years after Katrina's wrath, Biloxi is a patchwork of hope and recovery
Christian Science Monitor
Last year, the Mississippi Gulf Coast finally edged ahead of its pre-Katrina population, and Biloxi is showing clear signs of progress. But the farther west you go, the closer to Katrina's 'ground zero,' the bleaker the picture becomes.
10 Years After Hurricane Katrina: Have Weather Forecasts Improved?Live Science
Coast restaurants serving a reviving regionHattiesburg American
Carrie's Blog: My recollection of Hurricane KatrinaWDAM-TV
WDJT -12NewsNow.Com -abc7news.com
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The Latest: Parade in Lower 9th Ward commemorates Katrina

AP - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 13:36
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The latest in the 10th anniversary commemorations of Hurricane Katrina (all times local):...
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Europe rethinks train security after Americans thwart attack

AP - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 13:36
PARIS (AP) -- European countries will increase identity checks and baggage controls on trains after American passengers thwarted an attack on a high-speed train from Amsterdam to Paris, France's interior minister said Saturday....
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Hurricane Ignacio gains strength but expected to bypass Hawaii - Reuters

Google - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 12:50

CNN

Hurricane Ignacio gains strength but expected to bypass Hawaii
Reuters
Hurricane Ignacio intensified as it blew across the Pacific on a route likely to bypass Hawaii on Saturday, said the Central Pacific Hurricane Center of the National Weather Service. With winds gusting up to 115 miles per hour (185 kmph), the hurricane ...
Erika no longer tropical storm; Hawaii watching IgnacioCNN
Category 3 Hurricane Ignacio approaches Hawaii, Hawaii County under tropical ...KHON2
Ignacio Becomes Major Hurricane Overnight, Tropical Storm Watch IssuedBig Island Video News
The University of Hawaii Kaleo -Honolulu Star-Advertiser -Hawaii News Now
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Ridin' with Biden? Clinton challenge a rough road for the VP

AP - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 12:35
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The only trace of the vice president came on a candy wrapper....
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As Erika weakens, some in Tampa Bay area are still worried

AP - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 12:35
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Tropical Storm Erika dissipated Saturday, but folks in the Tampa Bay area are watching it carefully....
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Migrants are humans too. This simple fact seems to have been forgotten - gulfnews.com

Google - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 11:49

gulfnews.com

Migrants are humans too. This simple fact seems to have been forgotten
gulfnews.com
It is horrific that people are drowning and suffocating to reach safety. These stories should be a reminder that migrants are not just statistics. By Owen Jones. Published: 16:51 August 29, 2015. Gulf News ...

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As Common Core results trickle in, initial goals unfulfilled

AP - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 09:34
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected though still below what many parents may be accustomed to seeing....
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On-Air Ambush: TV crew's killing unfolds in real time

AP - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 09:34
The on-air shooting deaths of Virginia TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward and the suicide five hours later of gunman Vester Flanagan played out in a sort of surreal time, spilling from TV screens within range of the Roanoke station's signal to horrified viewers the world over via social media. Five hours of horror, delivered in electronic bursts....
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In Alaska, Obama to walk fine line on climate change, energy

AP - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 09:34
WASHINGTON (AP) -- With melting glaciers and rising seas as his backdrop, President Barack Obama will visit Alaska next week to press for urgent global action to combat climate change, even as he carefully calibrates his message in a state heavily dependent on oil....
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Turkish Jets Join US-Led Coalition in Airstrikes Against IS - New York Times

Google - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 09:18

The Independent

Turkish Jets Join US-Led Coalition in Airstrikes Against IS
New York Times
ANKARA, Turkey — Turkish fighter jets have carried out their first airstrikes as part of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State group in Syria, Turkey announced on Saturday. A Foreign Ministry statement said the jets began attacking IS ...
Turkey strikes ISIS for first time as part of US coalitionYnetnews
Turkish Jets Hit Islamic State for First Time With U.S.Bloomberg
Turkey Bombs Islamic State Targets in Syria as Part of US-Led CoalitionWall Street Journal
Reuters -Voice of America -Fox News
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People Are Still Writing Fake Donald Trump Bible Quotes on Twitter - TIME

Google - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 08:58

TIME

People Are Still Writing Fake Donald Trump Bible Quotes on Twitter
TIME
Earlier this week, Donald Trump awkwardly dodged a series of questions about the bible during an interview on Bloomberg's “With All Due Respect.” Most notably, he refused to name his favorite bible verse — not even one — because that was “too personal.
Sarah Palin interviews Donald Trump -- and little happensCNN International
Donald Trump Gets Interviewed by Sarah Palin, Says She's a "Terrific Person"Us Magazine
Sarah Palin showers Donald Trump with adoration in 'interview of the year'The Guardian
RollingStone.com -Politico (blog)
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Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster - Reuters Africa

Google - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 08:20

ABC News

Libya arrests three suspected smugglers over migrant boat disaster
Reuters Africa
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Three people have been arrested in Libya on suspicion of involvement in launching a boat packed with migrants that sank off the country's Mediterranean coast, killing up to 200 people, a security official said on Saturday. The ...
Thank God we're safe! Relieved migrants wash up on the shores of Kos after ...Daily Mail
EU parliament chief attacks 'cynical' states over refugee crisisAl Jazeera America
The Latest: Over 332000 migrants reach Europe this yearAurora Sentinel
New York Times
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Mo Farah wins historic World Championships 5000m gold - BBC News

Google - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 08:11

BBC News

Mo Farah wins historic World Championships 5000m gold
BBC News
Great Britain's Mo Farah has completed a historic 'triple-double' by winning 5,000m gold at the World Championships. Farah, who won the 5,000m and 10,000m double at the 2012 Olympics and 2013 World Championships, had already won the 10,000m title ...
Mo Farah completes the 'triple-double' with 5000m at the athletics world ...Telegraph.co.uk
Farah defends world doubleSport24
Mo Farah wins unique triple-double with 5000m world championship goldThe Guardian
The Australian -RTE.ie -ESPN.co.uk
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Supermoon 2015 rises: Time, live stream for August full moon - AL.com

Google - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 08:03

AL.com

Supermoon 2015 rises: Time, live stream for August full moon
AL.com
A perigee full moon or "super moon" occurs when the moon's orbit is closest (perigee) to Earth at the same time it is full. Saturday's full moon will also be a super moon. (Bill Ingalls/NASA). Print Email · Leigh Morgan By Leigh Morgan AL.com. Follow ...
5 things to know about Saturday's supermoonWSOC Charlotte
What is a 'Supermoon?' August's Will Be The First Of Three In A RowPatch.com
A Blood Moon's coming, and some think it signals the end of the worldMetro
Uncover Michigan -Yibada (English Edition) -Headlines & Global News
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O'Shea Jackson Jr talks about playing his father in upcoming movie Straight ... - NEWS.com.au

Google - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 08:02

NEWS.com.au

O'Shea Jackson Jr talks about playing his father in upcoming movie Straight ...
NEWS.com.au
ACTORS often enthuse about being “born to play” certain parts. But for O'Shea Jackson Jr, star of Straight Outta Compton, it was literally true. In the hit biopic of seminal LA hip-hop band NWA, he plays his own father, O'Shea Jackson Sr, aka rap ...
'Compton' Rules Weekend Box OfficePPP Focus.com
NWA Goes 'Straight' to the Top SpotBulletin Leader
Ten lessons we learned from the summer movie season of 2015Washington Post (blog)
Los Angeles Times -BBC News -Entertainment Weekly
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Sheena Bora's brother Mikhail sent her resignation letter 13 days after her ... - IBNLive

Google - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 08:00

IBNLive

Sheena Bora's brother Mikhail sent her resignation letter 13 days after her ...
IBNLive
In yet another twist in the Sheena Bora murder mystery, it has now been revealed that her resignation letter, which appeared 13 days after her death, was sent by her brother Mikhail Bora, who had alleged that Indrani Mukherjea planned to eliminate him ...
Mumbai Police recovers SUV used in murder of Sheena Bora: SourcesFinancial Express
Sheena Bora murder: Why yellow journalism is evergreenHindustan Times
Media executive accused of killing daughter Sheena Bora she claimed was her SISTERDaily Mail
NDTV -Daily News & Analysis -India Today
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2 journalists charged in France for allegedly trying to blackmail Morocco's king - CTV News

Google - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 07:57

CTV News

2 journalists charged in France for allegedly trying to blackmail Morocco's king
CTV News
PARIS -- French authorities have handed two journalists preliminary extortion charges on accusations that they tried to blackmail Moroccan King Mohammed VI. The Paris prosecutor's office said Saturday that French writers Eric Laurent and Catherine ...
French journalists face King Mohammed VI preliminary extortion chargesIrish Independent
French journalists charged with bid to blackmail MoroccoJakarta Post
French court charges journalists accused of blackmailing Moroccan kingRFI

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Nasa selects next flyby target for New Horizons probe - Times of India

Google - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 07:53

Times of India

Nasa selects next flyby target for New Horizons probe
Times of India
WASHINGTON: After its historic July 14 flyby of the Pluto system that revealed interesting findings, Nasa has selected the next potential next destination for its New Horizons mission — a small Kuiper Belt object (KBO) known as 2014 MU69 that orbits ...
NASA's New Horizons blasts past Pluto for next missionNewsQuench
NASA picks Next Mission for New Horizons Spacecraft after PlutoNYC Today
After Pluto, NASA's New Horizons Spacecraft Heads To Kuiper BeltTech Times
I4U News -Yahoo News UK
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China approves prisoner amnesty to mark WWII anniversary - STLtoday.com

Google - Sat, 08/29/2015 - 07:52

euronews

China approves prisoner amnesty to mark WWII anniversary
STLtoday.com
BEIJING (AP) — China's legislature has approved a prisoner amnesty as part of commemorations of World War II's end that could see thousands of inmates such as war veterans or juveniles released. The official Xinhua News Agency says the measure ...
China approves prisoner amnesty to mark WWII anniversary: Chinese mediaEconomic Times
UN chief, experts laud China's role in WWIIXinhua

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