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  1. Senate Dems push black voter turnoutRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    With their Senate majority imperiled, Democrats are trying to mobilize African-Americans outraged by the shooting in Ferguson, Mo., to help them retain control of at least one chamber of Congress for President Barack Obama's final two years in office.

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  2. Iran's president does an about-face and takes a hard line against U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    For more than a year, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani had been walking a tightrope by trying to restore relations with the country's archenemy, the United States.

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  3. Potential GOP presidential hopefuls woo donors, activists at summitRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks at the Defending the American Dream Summit sponsored by Americans For Prosperity.

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  4. U.S. Military Conducts Airstrikes, Aid Drop to Help Iraqi City Where...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    The U.S. military has conducted airstrikes and dropped humanitarian aid to help the beleaguered Iraqi city of Amirli, the Pentagon said, where Islamic State militants have cut off thousands of Shiite Turkomen from food and water for nearly two months.

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  5. Businesses excel at minimizing taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    A pharmaceutical company moved its headquarters to Ireland, sharply reducing its tax rate.

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  6. National Briefs: More protests over shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    Activists on Saturday called for mass civil disobedience on the highways in and around this St. Louis suburb to protest the killing of an unarmed black teenager by a white police officer, with the leaders of one coalition encouraging supporters to stop their cars to tie up traffic on Labor Day.

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  7. Vote in Scotland could banish Britain's nuclear submarinesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    For decades, Britain's contribution to the threat of global Armageddon has found a home on the tranquil shores of Gare Loch, where soaring green mountains plunge into murky gray waters plied by sporty kayakers, weekend yachtsmen - and nuclear-armed submarines.

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  8. U.S. airstrikes target militants besieging northern Iraq townRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    In a broadening of its campaign against the Islamic State, the United States launched airstrikes Saturday on Sunni militants who have been besieging the town of Amerli in northern Iraq.

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  9. Mary Landrieu And Her House Of CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Townhall

    This election has been most difficult for U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu with one mistake after another taking her off message.

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  10. Pulling Back the Curtain on "Phony Scandals"Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Townhall

    President Obama claims to be running "the most transparent administration in history."

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  11. Sweeping changes to Act 47 proposed in HarrisburgRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    From the sparkling blue community pool to grassy lots where vacant buildings have been recently torn down, Clairton Mayor Rich Lattanzi can show you some of the ways his city has benefited from being under Act 47 - a state designation of financial distress.

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  12. Shrinking organized labor to show political clout in Pittsburgh paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    On Monday, thousands of union members will tramp through the streets of Pittsburgh in a traditional show of labor solidarity that's the unofficial kickoff of the fall campaign season.

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  13. Buyer's remorse on Common Core for policymakers?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    This photo taken Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 shows, from left, Rep. Andrew Thompson, Speaker William G. Batchelder and Rep. Matt Huffman listening to testimony on House Bill 597 in the House Finance Hearing Room at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus, Ohio.

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  14. GOP learned nothing from 2012 defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Business.com

    Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, the losing candidate for vice president in 2012, is among those seeking to expand the Republicans' ever-narrowing base.

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  15. GOP rift continues between tea party activists, establishment typesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    Anybody who thought the Republican Party's rift between tea party activists and establishment types went away with May's U.S. Senate primary wasn't at SouthPark's Taco Mac restaurant last week.

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  16. As a Friend is Married, the Obamas CelebrateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

    The Obama family feted its longtime chef and friend, Sam Kass, on Saturday night as he married MSNBC's Alex Wagner.

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  17. Sunday Talk Preview: ISIS, UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

    The continuing threat to the West posed by the Islamic State and the latest on the crisis in Ukraine are expected to be discussed on this Sunday's news shows.

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  18. Bucshon Gives GOP Response to Presidential AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WEHT

    Southwestern Indiana's 8th District Congressman Larry Bucshon was selected to give the GOP response to the president's weekly national address.

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  19. US airstrikes and aid for Iraqi town under siegeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WHDH

    Aircraft from the United States, Australia, France and Britain dropped food and water to the beleaguered Iraqi town of Amirli, which has been under siege by Islamic State militants for nearly two months, the Pentagon said Saturday night.

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  20. PolitiFact: Paul says federal program incentivizes police militarizationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Nashua Telegraph

    With heavily armored vehicles stationed in the streets and law enforcement officers dressed in camouflage, many have dubbed Ferguson, Mo., a "war zone."

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