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  1. Civil War officer to receive Medal of HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KFBB

    A century and a half after his valiant death in the Battle of Gettysburg, a Union Army officer is being awarded the nation's highest military decoration, thanks to a decades-long campaign by his descendants and Civil War buffs.

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    1 hr ago | Connecticut Post

    If there were any doubts that former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist would be accepted by Florida Democrats, they were cast aside as he overwhelmingly earned the Democratic nomination to challenge Republican Gov. Rick Scott on a day when four states chose candidates for statewide office.

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  3. US commander: Taliban will test Afghans in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KFBB

    Afghanistan's election stalemate this summer hurt progress in training the country's military, and resolving the political chaos will be key to that military's success in 2015, Marine Gen.

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  4. Feds provide $3 million to address tribal violenceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KFBB

    Federal authorities are providing $3 million in grants to address violence against women in rural and tribal communities in the oil patch of North Dakota and Montana.

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  5. Crist makes Florida comeback bid as 4 states voteRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    If there were any doubts that former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist would be accepted by Florida Democrats, they were cast aside as he overwhelmingly earned the Democratic nomination to challenge Republican Gov.... If there were any doubts that former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist would be accepted by Florida Democrats, they were cast aside as he ... (more)

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  6. EDITORIAL: President PresentRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    To hear the White House tell it, President Barack Obama's commitment to his fellow Democrats is as strong as ever.

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  7. Arizona treasurer claims victory in Republican primary for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AlertNet

    Arizona state treasurer and businessman Doug Ducey claimed victory on Tuesday in the race to be the Republican nominee to replace outgoing Governor Jan Brewer, who has clashed repeatedly with the White House over illegal immigration.

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  8. Will the displaced Rohingya live forever segregated in ghettoes?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AlertNet

    Rohingya Muslims pass time near their shelter at a refugee camp outside Sittwe, on June 4, 2014.

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  9. Chicago's Little League champs return as heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WHAS11

    Chicago's beloved Little League champions are getting their own parade, from their ballpark on the city's South Side to Millennium Park downtown.

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  10. UPDATE 1-Philippines rejects bids in 500,000 tonne rice tenderRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    The Philippines' state grain agency, the National Food Authority , said on Wednesday it had rejected all bids submitted in its tender to buy 500,000 tonnes of rice because they were higher than the government budget allowed.

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  11. Charlie Crist Wins Democratic Primary for Governor of FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSFO-AM San Francisco

    The Florida Democratic Party announced on Tuesday that Charlie Crist won the state's Democratic primary in his campaign for governor.

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  12. CL&P request for rate hike of $232 million sparks a fightRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | TheDay.Com

    Consumer advocates and state officials are lining up against a request by Connecticut's largest utility to raise $232 million from a rate increase that would be used to upgrade equipment following destructive storms and toughen systems to prevent outages in the future.

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  13. Planners delay vote on island's airport hotel ideaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Brunswick News

    With plans for growth at the McKinnon St. Simons Island Airport moving ahead, Glynn County officials are working to draw up a planned development text for the area that will encompass all the needs for the present and future.

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  14. 10 things to know about corporate inversionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A Tim Hortons restaurant is seen on W. 26th Street in Millcreek Township, Pa., on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014.

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  15. No decision 'so far' on RAAF role in Iraq and SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    The New York Times has reported Obama administration officials saying the US president is close to a decision on authorising further airstrikes, particularly against Islamic State forces laying siege to the northern Iraqi town of Amerli.

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  16. Republicans gaining momentumin race for control of SenateRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., has worked to reassure fellow Democrats during the August recess that his party would not lose control of the Senate if the election were held now.

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  17. Aug. 27: Child abuse, Michael Brown and Al SharptonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Brooklyn: The terrible death of 20-month-old Cardell Williamson in a day-care center reminds all of us that we need to be aware of the warning signs of child abuse.

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  18. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    The Obama administration is working to forge a sweeping international climate change agreement to compel nations to cut their planet-warming fossil fuel emissions, but without ratification from Congress.

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  19. APNewsBreak: Jindal suing feds over Common CoreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Gov. Bobby Jindal planned to file a lawsuit Wednesday against the Obama administration, accusing it of illegally manipulating federal grant money and regulations to force states to adopt the Common Core education standards.

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  20. the Worm's Eyeview: What's better than the pork barrel?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | MindaNews

    Pork Barrel of course was the much-abused fund that fed the vanity of unscrupulous lawmakers who felt insecure unless they could upstage executive officials and grab credit for projects and programs they had no business claiming as their own.

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