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Ambassador Power touts international support against Islamic State but won't ... - Fox News

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 13:17

Fox News

Ambassador Power touts international support against Islamic State but won't ...
Fox News
The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations said Sunday that the American-led effort to destroy the terror group Islamic State has support from more than 40 countries, but declined to name them or the extent of their support. “It's up to the individual country,” ...
U.S. says other countries are willing to launch air strikes against Islamic State ...Daily Mail
UPDATE 1-US says other countries willing to launch air strikes in SyriaReuters
US Says Other Countries Willing to Launch Air Strikes in SyriaNewsweek
MarketWatch -ABC News (blog) -Chicago Tribune
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Ambassador Power touts international support against Islamic State but won't ... - Fox News

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 13:17

Fox News

Ambassador Power touts international support against Islamic State but won't ...
Fox News
The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations said Sunday that the American-led effort to destroy the terror group Islamic State has support from more than 40 countries, but declined to name them or the extent of their support. “It's up to the individual country,” ...
UPDATE 1-US says other countries willing to launch air strikes in SyriaReuters
Other nations will join US in airstrikes against ISIS, Power saysCBS News
Samantha Power Predicts: US Won't Conduct Airstrikes in Syria AloneABC News (blog)
Businessweek -Washington Post (blog) -Washington Times
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IS closes in on Syria border town as thousands flee - Hindustan Times

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 12:42

Hindustan Times

IS closes in on Syria border town as thousands flee
Hindustan Times
Islamic State militants closed in on Syria's third-largest Kurdish town on Sunday as tens of thousands fled in terror across the border into Turkey. The UN refugee agency said as many as 70,000 Syrian Kurds had poured into Turkey since Friday, and solidarity ...

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Dianne Feinstein Wants NFL Players Accused of Domestic Violence To Be ... - Huffington Post

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 12:37

Politico

Dianne Feinstein Wants NFL Players Accused of Domestic Violence To Be ...
Huffington Post
A file photo of Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.). Feinstein said Sunday that football players accused of felonies should be benched while awaiting trial. (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images) | BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI via Getty Images. Share · Tweet.
Feinstein: ISIS is beheading childrenThe Hill
Dianne Feinstein on domestic abuse in the NFL: 'There is no place for this. Period.'Washington Post (blog)
Some in Congress Want to Revoke the NFL's Tax Exempt StatusKFBK
Politico (blog)
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Women Hold Vital Votes in Senate Races - New York Times

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 12:13

NBCNews.com

Women Hold Vital Votes in Senate Races
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Democrats know that keeping control of the Senate this election year isn't a man's job. Success will depend on the votes of women. A gender gap has long been evident in American politics: Men more often vote Republican, and women are ...
For midterms, Karl Rove says GOP has enthusiasm advantage, Democrats have ...Washington Post (blog)
Ted Cruz goes on the offensive: Harry Reid and the Democrats are the 'exremist ...BizPac Review
Greens fear loss of Senate firewallThe Hill
NBCNews.com -The Week Magazine -Politico (blog)
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Who wins Senate control? Nov. 4 might not decide - Deseret News

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 12:07

Deseret News

Who wins Senate control? Nov. 4 might not decide
Deseret News
In this Aug, 20, 2014 file photo, U.S. Rep. Bill Cassidy, a Republican, speaks to reporters after qualifying to run for the U.S. Senate in Baton Rouge, La. A handful of tight races in states with quirky election laws make for the headache-inducing possibility that ...

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Pope condemns extremists for 'perverting' religion - USA TODAY

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 11:54

USA TODAY

Pope condemns extremists for 'perverting' religion
USA TODAY
Pope Francis spoke out Sunday against the perversion, distortion and exploitation of religion to justify violence as he visited Albania. "Let no one use God as a shield while planning and carrying out acts of violence and oppression," the pontiff said in an ...

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Yemen state media: Prime minister resigns - MiamiHerald.com

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 11:20

NDTV

Yemen state media: Prime minister resigns
MiamiHerald.com
Yemen's prime minister resigned Sunday, the state news agency reported, following days of violence that left more than 140 dead and prompted thousands to flee their homes. The official SABA news agency gave no details on the move by Mohammed Salem ...
Yemeni PM Mohammed Salem Basindwa resigns amid reports of rebel advancesTimes of India
Yemen's Prime Minister Resigns Amid ClashesHuffington Post
Houthis seize government buildings in SanaaAljazeera.com
gulfnews.com -Bangkok Post
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'New terror group could pose more direct threat to US, Europe' - Zee News

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 09:27

Wall Street Journal

'New terror group could pose more direct threat to US, Europe'
Zee News
Washington: A new terror group called Khorasan led by a shadowy figure who was once among Osama bin Laden's inner circle, posed a more direct threat to the US and Europe, American officials have warned. Khorasan had emerged in the past year as the ...
Band of hardened al-Qaida fighters in Syria seen as more imminent threat to U.S.The Japan Times
New Syrian Jihadist Group Possible Threat to United States, Europe: ReportsRIA Novosti
US Suspects More Direct Threats Beyond ISISNew York Times

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Rob Bironas, ex-Titans kicker, killed in car crash - USA TODAY

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:33

USA TODAY

Rob Bironas, ex-Titans kicker, killed in car crash
USA TODAY
Former Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas was killed in an overnight car crash in Nashville, Tenn. He was 36. According to Metro police, Bironas was involved in a single-vehicle crash in the 800 block of Battery Lane in Nashville around 11 p.m. Saturday.
Former Titans Kicker Bironas Killed in AccidentABC News
Former Auburn, Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas killed in car accidentAL.com
Rob Bironas, former Titans kicker, killed in car crasWBIR-TV
southcarolina.247sports.com -ESPN
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Meet Bill McKibben, the Man Behind Massive 'People's Climate March' Rally - NBCNews.com

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:32

NBCNews.com

Meet Bill McKibben, the Man Behind Massive 'People's Climate March' Rally
NBCNews.com
Bill McKibben wrote the first big book about global warming, a work he hoped would startle the world like a fire alarm. But the planet just kept on hurtling toward an overheated doom, he noticed. So twenty-five years later, he's come up with a shriller, more ...
New York City Prepares to Host Climate Change MarchNew York Times
Patagonia closes New York stores for climate march. What are other companies ...The Guardian
The People's Climate March: Thousands Gather in London to Protest at 'Biggest ...International Business Times UK
Blue & Green Tomorrow -ITV News -Boston Globe
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Pope Francis condemns Islamist militants during landmark Albania visit - ABC Online

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 08:09

ABC News

Pope Francis condemns Islamist militants during landmark Albania visit
ABC Online
Pope Francis has delivered his strongest criticism of Islamist militants to date, saying no religious group which resorts to violence and oppression could claim to be "the armour of God". The Pontiff's comments came during the first Papal visit to Albania in 21 ...
Pope Francis travels to Albania, a largely Muslim countryCNN
Pope honours achievements and sufferings of AlbaniansIrish Times
Pope in Albania, condemns Islamist militantsTimes of India
Voice of America -The Guardian
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Kenya marks 1 year since Westgate mall attack - FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 06:47

Kenya marks 1 year since Westgate mall attack
FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com
(AP Photo/Jerome Delay, File). FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 23, 2013 file photo, heavy smoke rises after multiple large blasts rocked the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya. (AP Photo/Jonathan Kalan, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013 file photo, armed ...

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SpaceX blasts 3-D printer to International Space Station - USA TODAY

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 06:18

USA TODAY

SpaceX blasts 3-D printer to International Space Station
USA TODAY
Roughly 5,000 pounds of supplies and experiments are on their way to the International Space Station after a successful 1:52 a.m. blastoff by a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon capsule from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. The Dragon is expected to ...
SpaceX rocket lifts off carrying 3D printerBBC News
SpaceX supply ship takes off with animals, critical cargoSpaceflight Now
SpaceX Falcon rocket blasts off from FloridaReuters
The Seattle Times -Space.com -NBCNews.com
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Ice Bucket Challenge Firefighter Dies - Sky News

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 06:06

Ice Bucket Challenge Firefighter Dies
Sky News
Kentucky fire captain Tony Grider suffered an electric shock after a fire truck ladder strayed too close to a power line. 11:03am UK, Sunday 21 September 2014. Tony Grider (left), Campbellsville Kentucky firefighter, with Tony Young. Tony Grider (L) at his ...

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Pope condemns using religion as excuse for violence - TVNZ

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 05:23

Pope condemns using religion as excuse for violence
TVNZ
Pope Francis today denounced how religion has been "perverted" to justify violence as he arrived in Albania to highlight a Balkan nation that endured brutal religious oppression but where Christians and Muslims now live and work together. Francis told Prime ...

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California authorities catch 4 of 5 jail escapees - seattlepi.com

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 04:54

California authorities catch 4 of 5 jail escapees
seattlepi.com
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Four of five inmates have been recaptured a day after their escape from a central California jail, authorities said. The fifth man remained at large. A pair of special sheriff's units caught the four men Saturday night, about 24 hours after ...

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Patriots' keys to a victory over the Raiders - Boston Globe

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 03:34

Boston.com

Patriots' keys to a victory over the Raiders
Boston Globe
When: Sunday, 1 p.m.. Where: at Gillette Stadium, Foxborough. TV, radio: CBS, WBZ-FM (98.5). When the Patriots run. Continue reading below. Stevan Ridley proved again last week why he is the best pure running back on this roster. He runs with great ...
Patriots are heavyfavorites againststruggling OaklandBarre Montpelier Times Argus
Quick-hit thoughts around NFL, PatriotsESPN (blog)
Patriots-Raiders: Five things to watch todayBoston Herald
RantSports -Boston.com -SouthCoastToday.com
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Iran Seeks Give And Take on Militants, Nuclear Program - NDTV

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 02:43

NDTV

Iran Seeks Give And Take on Militants, Nuclear Program
NDTV
United Nations: Iran is ready to work with the United States and its allies to stop Islamic State militants, but would like to see more flexibility on Iran's uranium enrichment program, senior Iranian officials told Reuters. The comments from the officials, who asked ...

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Washington State throws everything it has at second-ranked Oregon, loses 38-31 - The Seattle Times

Google - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 02:15

SFGate

Washington State throws everything it has at second-ranked Oregon, loses 38-31
The Seattle Times
PULLMAN — Washington State threw every conceivable punch it had here Saturday night, but second-ranked Oregon took every one of them, surviving its stiffest challenge of the early football season for a 38-31 victory in front of a sold-out Martin Stadium.
Pac-12 football: Utah beats Michigan in Big HouseSan Jose Mercury News
No. 2 Oregon holds off Washington State, 38-31Newsday
Connor Halliday and Washington State make the Oregon Ducks cringe while ...The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
Portland Tribune -NFL.com -WSOC Charlotte
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