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2 hrs ago | Silver City Sun-News

Snowden documentary to premiere at NY festival

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced Tuesday that Laura Poitras' "Citizenfour" will premiere Oct. 10 as part of the annual festival's main slate. Poitras is a journalist and documentarian whom Snowden first contacted about leaking thousands of documents that revealed the National Security Agency's collection of Americans' phone and email records.

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5 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Palestinian economy to shrink in 2014, World Bank says

The Palestinian economy is expected to contract for the first time in seven years in 2014, the result of the recent Gaza war, continued Israeli and Egyptian restrictions on Palestinian trade and a drop in foreign aid, the World Bank said Tuesday. The bank issued the report ahead of a meeting next week of donor nations to the Palestinians on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.

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Related Topix: Palestinian Territories, Middle East, World News, Israel

9 hrs ago | Evening Sun

Funeral scheduled for trooper killed in ambush

This photo provided by the Pennsylvania State Police shows Cpl. Byron Dickson. Dickson was killed by a gunman as he left the police barracks in Blooming Grove, Pa.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

WXOW-TV La Crosse

DOJ extremism fight could take cue from Minnesota

Two raging wildfires in California forced hundreds of people to evacuate their homes, including one near a lakeside resort town that burned nearly two dozen structures.

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WCAX-TV Burlington

News Minute: Here's the latest New York news from The Associated Press

The 38-year-old man accused of fatally shooting Rochester police officer Daryl Pierson has been indicted on six criminal counts, including aggravated murder. The grand jury indictment against Thomas Johnson III was handed up Friday and made public this morning at about the same time he was sent from Strong Memorial Hospital to the Monroe County Jail.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Lawyer hopes tests show infants stillborn

The lawyer for a Massachusetts woman arrested after the bodies of three infants were found in her home said Sunday he's optimistic that forensic testing will show the babies weren't born alive, and therefore weren't harmed or killed by his client. Erika Murray, 31, was charged Friday with fetal death concealment and other counts after authorities found the bodies in her squalid, vermin-infested home in Blackstone, a town near the Rhode Island border and about 50 miles southwest of Boston.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Miss America gets flak over plastic red cup routine

The new Miss America says there are more important things for people to worry about than her little red cup. That was the message Monday from Kira Kazantsev of New York as many social media users continued to pan her use of a plastic cup during the talent portion of Sunday night's pageant finale in Atlantic City.

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Related Topix: Atlantic City, NJ, Dance, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Pitch Perfect

CBS Atlanta

One man trying to bring Broadway into 21st century

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press A funeral will be held Thursday for a Pennsylvania State Police trooper who was killed in an ambush outside his barracks. By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press A funeral will be held Thursday for a Pennsylvania State Police trooper who was killed in an ambush outside his barracks.

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Related Topix: Pennsylvania, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Hurricane Odile, Hurricane, Weather, Theater, Arts

Evening Sun

Egypt says boosting security at tourist locations

Egypt's tourism minister says the country is boosting security procedures at tourist destinations in an attempt to buoy the flagging tourism sector following three years of political turmoil. Hisham Zaazoua outlined the new measures in an interview with the Associated Press late Sunday.

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KSWO

Iraqi leader: No need for Arab powers to strike IS

14, 2014 ahead of a conference with U.S. . Britain's Prime Minister, David Cameron, makes a statement to the media on the killing of British aid worker David Haines in Downing Street, central London, Sunday Sept.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Westwood show highlights Scotland, not fashion

14, 2014. . Designer Vivienne Westwood, alongside her granddaughter Cora Corre, during her Spring/Summer 2015 collection during London Fashion Week, at Victoria House in central London, Sunday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Media, Radio, Westwood One, Fashion, Fashion Week, Palisades Park, NJ

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Sweden shifts to left in parliamentary election

By DAVE COLLINS Associated Press The lawyer for a Massachusetts woman arrested after the bodies of three infants were found in her home says he's optimistic that forensic testing will show the... By DAVE COLLINS Associated Press The lawyer for a Massachusetts woman arrested after the bodies of three infants were found in her home said Sunday that he's optimistic that forensic testing will show... Police say six people were injured, one critically, in a shooting outside a bar in Alaska, and the suspects remain at large. Police say six people were injured, one critically, in a shooting outside a bar in Alaska, and the suspects remain at large.

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WTEN-TV Albany

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With the deadly ambush on a state police barracks in the Pocono Mountains, law enforcement in eastern Pennsylvania went on high alert and officers from throughout the region, including New York and New Jersey,... Investigators on Sunday returned to scour the woods across from a state police barracks where two troopers were ambushed, leaving one fatally shot and another critically wounded. Police records show one of four men found slain at their homes in a small Ohio city had sought help two days earlier for the man now charged in the killings.

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Related Topix: Palisades Park, NJ, Brian Sandoval, US Governors, Europe, World News, Germany

WATE-TV Knoxville

Exit poll: Sweden opposition wins without majority

Police records show one of four men found slain at their homes in a small Ohio city had sought help two days earlier for the man now charged in the killings. One of four men found slain at their homes in a small Ohio city had sought help two days earlier for the man now charged in the killings, according to police records obtained by The Associated Press.

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Related Topix: Palisades Park, NJ, Brian Sandoval, US Governors

WCAX-TV Burlington

Santa Monica using $1M to evaluate its happiness

10, 2014, in Santa Monica, Calif. . Kristin Rodriguez, left, and her husband, Frank, visiting from San Francisco, sun bathe on the beach Wednesday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Santa Monica, CA, Brian Sandoval, US Governors

The Wall Street Journal

Sunday Talk Preview: Fighting Terror

The White House's strategy against Islamic State militants and the NFL's response to the Ray Rice domestic-violence incident are expected to be discussed on this Sunday's news shows. Here are the guest lineups, as compiled by the Associated Press: ABC's "This Week" White House chief of staff Denis McDonough ; Sen. Tom Harkin ; Education Secretary Arne Duncan .

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Related Topix: US News, Tom Harkin, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Iowa, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

News9 Oklahoma City

North Korea sentences American man to 6 years

1, 2014 file photo, Matthew Miller, an American detained in North Korea, speaks to the Associated Press, in Pyongyang, North Korea.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Lamar says Swift's remarks help himself, hip-hop

Recording artist Kendrick Lamar performs at the Maxim Magazine Super Bowl Party in this Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014 file photo taken in New York. Lamar said Saturday night Sept.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

Chemical reform bill faces uphill battle in Senate

In this June 18, 2014 file photo, actress Jessica Alba is seen, in New York. The powerful chemical industry is putting its lobbying muscle behind legislation that would establish standards for chemicals used in products from household goods to cellphones and plastic water bottles _ but also make it tougher for states to regulate them.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, David Vitter, Republican, Barbara Boxer, Environmental Law, Law

13WHAM

Correction: Sept 11-Survivor Trees story

In a story Sept. 12 about seedlings from a tree at the World Trade Center, The Associated Press misspelled the word for a tree that survived the World Trade Center attacks.

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