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Judge temporarily blocks law that could close all Louisiana abortion clinics
Sep 01, 2014   03:48 AM  7 hours ago  Reuters: Politics
NEW ORLEANS La. (Reuters) – A U.S. federal judge on Sunday temporarily blocked enforcement of a Louisiana law that advocates say would likely have closed all five abortion clinics in the state.

Judge temporarily blocks law that could close all Louisiana abortion clinics
Sep 01, 2014   02:32 AM  8 hours ago  Reuters: Politics
NEW ORLEANS La. (Reuters) – A federal judge on Sunday temporarily blocked a Louisiana law that advocates say would likely have closed of all five abortion clinics in the state.

U.S., foreign fighters in Syria pose ‘very serious threat’ to U.S.: lawmaker
Sep 01, 2014   02:27 AM  8 hours ago  Reuters: Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hundreds of U.S., British and Canadian citizens who have trained with Islamic State fighters trying to carve out their own state in Iraq and Syria pose a “very serious threat” to the United States, a top Republican…

Judge temporarily blocks law that could close all Louisiana abortion clinics
Sep 01, 2014   02:08 AM  8 hours ago  Reuters: Politics
(Reuters) – A federal judge on Sunday temporarily blocked a Louisiana law that advocates say would likely have closed of all five abortion clinics in the state.

Libyan armed faction takes over U.S. Embassy annex in Tripoli
Sep 01, 2014   01:07 AM  9 hours ago  Reuters: Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Members of a Libyan militia have taken over an abandoned annex of the U.S. Embassy in Tripoli but have not broken into the main compound where the United States evacuated all of its staff last month, U.S. officials…

U.S. urges Israel to reverse planned West Bank land appropriation
Aug 31, 2014   09:32 PM  13 hours ago  Reuters: Politics
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States sees Israel’s announcement on Sunday of a land appropriation for possible settlement construction in the occupied West Bank as “counterproductive” to peace efforts and urges the Israeli government…

CNN

Obama’s ‘cautious’ approach on ISIS is panned
Aug 31, 2014   06:58 PM  16 hours ago  CNN.com – Politics
After President Barack Obama said he didn’t yet have a strategy for ISIS in Syria, even a Democrat on Sunday criticized the President’s approach to fighting the extremist terror group.

The threat of ISIS
Aug 31, 2014   06:16 PM  16 hours ago  CNN.com – Politics
Reps. Ruppersberger and Kinzinger – 2 key Congressmen – on the threat of ISIS and how to stop the Islamic militants.

Mitt Romney to the rescue?
Aug 31, 2014   06:16 PM  16 hours ago  CNN.com – Politics
Will new poll numbers change Romney’s mind about a third WH run?

DeLay: Perry indictment “partisan politics”
Aug 31, 2014   06:16 PM  16 hours ago  CNN.com – Politics
Fmr. Majority Leader Tom DeLay dismisses Rick Perry’s indictment as partisan politics in Texas.

Obama: ‘We Don’t Have a Strategy Yet’
Aug 31, 2014   03:12 PM  19 hours ago  CNN.com – Politics
POTUS says he doesn’t have a strategy yet… the ‘Inside Politics’ panel weighs in on how this will impact 2014 & 2016.

The ‘Inside Politics’ political forecast
Aug 31, 2014   03:10 PM  19 hours ago  CNN.com – Politics
GOP jitters over KS, Warren’s hawkish foreign policy, 2016ers courting the Latino vote & winning in Nov without the wave.

Washington Post

Clintons keep up with a sprawling, yet aging, political network in Arkansas
Sep 01, 2014   02:31 AM  8 hours ago  Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post
LITTLE ROCK — While Bill and Hillary Clinton were vacationing in August at their rented mansion on a scenic bluff in the tony Hamptons , they read a flurry of e-mail updates from an earlier life. At 7:41 one Monday morning, the Clintons …

Clintons keep up with a sprawling, yet aging, political network in Arkansas
Sep 01, 2014   02:31 AM  8 hours ago  White House: Latest White House News, Headlines, Analysis & More – The Washington Post
LITTLE ROCK — While Bill and Hillary Clinton were vacationing in August at their rented mansion on a scenic bluff in the tony Hamptons , they read a flurry of e-mail updates from an earlier life. At 7:41 one Monday morning, the Clintons …

Clintons keep up with a sprawling, yet aging, political network in Arkansas
Sep 01, 2014   12:49 AM  10 hours ago  White House: Latest White House News, Headlines, Analysis & More – The Washington Post
LITTLE ROCK — While Bill and Hillary Clinton were vacationing in August at their rented mansion on a scenic bluff in the tony Hamptons , they read a flurry of e-mail updates from an earlier life. At 7:41 one Monday morning, the Clintons …

Clintons keep up with a sprawling, yet aging, political network in Arkansas
Sep 01, 2014   12:49 AM  10 hours ago  Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post
LITTLE ROCK — While Bill and Hillary Clinton were vacationing in August at their rented mansion on a scenic bluff in the tony Hamptons , they read a flurry of e-mail updates from an earlier life. At 7:41 one Monday morning, the Clintons …

Question of beard and religious freedom unites groups who’ve been opponents
Sep 01, 2014   12:17 AM  10 hours ago  Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More – The Washington Post
Religious groups and some civil libertarians were often at odds during the last Supreme Court term, but they have found common ground on a religious freedom case that the justices will take up as one of their first orders of business in …

Question of beard and religious freedom unites groups who’ve been opponents
Sep 01, 2014   12:17 AM  10 hours ago  White House: Latest White House News, Headlines, Analysis & More – The Washington Post
Religious groups and some civil libertarians were often at odds during the last Supreme Court term, but they have found common ground on a religious freedom case that the justices will take up as one of their first orders of business in …

Reuters

Dozens arrested at Made in America music festival in Los Angeles
Sep 01, 2014   09:01 AM  2 hours ago  Reuters: U.S.
(Reuters) – Seven people were arrested on Sunday at the Made in America music festival in downtown Los Angeles, following an opening day that left more than two dozen people in handcuffs, police said.

Judge temporarily blocks law that could close all Louisiana abortion clinics
Sep 01, 2014   03:48 AM  7 hours ago  Reuters: U.S.
NEW ORLEANS La. (Reuters) – A U.S. federal judge on Sunday temporarily blocked enforcement of a Louisiana law that advocates say would likely have closed all five abortion clinics in the state.

Dozens arrested at Made in America music festival in Los Angeles
Sep 01, 2014   03:31 AM  7 hours ago  Reuters: U.S.
(Reuters) – Seven people were arrested on Sunday at the Made in America music festival in downtown Los Angeles, following an opening day that left more than two dozen people in handcuffs, police said.

All five aboard small plane killed in crash at Colorado airport
Sep 01, 2014   03:04 AM  7 hours ago  Reuters: U.S.
DENVER (Reuters) – All five people aboard a single-engine airplane died after it crashed on Sunday in a field beside a runway during an attempt to land at a northern Colorado airport, authorities said.

Judge temporarily blocks law that could close all Louisiana abortion clinics
Sep 01, 2014   02:32 AM  8 hours ago  Reuters: U.S.
NEW ORLEANS La. (Reuters) – A federal judge on Sunday temporarily blocked a Louisiana law that advocates say would likely have closed of all five abortion clinics in the state.

Judge temporarily blocks law that could close all Louisiana abortion clinics
Sep 01, 2014   02:24 AM  8 hours ago  Reuters: U.S.
NEW ORLEANS La. (Reuters) – A federal judge on Sunday temporarily blocked a Louisiana law that advocates say would likely have closed of all five abortion clinics in the state.

CNN

‘Pants’ challenge sparks fiery debate
Sep 01, 2014   10:27 AM  35 minutes ago  CNN.com – U.S.
Fireworks ensued when guests tackled the issue of saggy pants and racial profiling.

Fair employees caught doing THIS
Sep 01, 2014   10:25 AM  38 minutes ago  CNN.com – U.S.
KARE’s A.J. Lagoe found some employees typing and texting while working at the Minnesota State Fair.

The ‘Inside Politics’ forecast: GOP jitters over Kansas
Sep 01, 2014   05:05 AM  5 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.
Our Labor Day weekend trip around the “Inside Politics” table included GOP jitters over Kansas, the 2016 impact of President Obama’s immigration deliberations, progressive worries about Elizabeth Warren’s hawkish foreign policy views, an…

KKK steps up its recruiting efforts
Aug 31, 2014   05:10 PM  17 hours ago  CNN.com – U.S.
Recruiting fliers are being left at homes in cities across the country, possibly in an attempt to seize on issues of race and immigration that have become prevalent recently.

Girl, 9, dies in beach sand collapse
Aug 31, 2014   07:56 AM  1 day ago  CNN.com – U.S.
A 9-year-old died at an Oregon beach when a hole she was digging in the sand caved in and buried her, authorities said.

KKK steps up its recruiting efforts
Aug 31, 2014   07:54 AM  1 day ago  CNN.com – U.S.
Recruiting fliers are being left at homes in cities across the country, possibly in an attempt to seize on issues of race and immigration that have become prevalent recently.

MSNBC

Labor Days: Where Did the 40-Hour Workweek Come From?
Sep 01, 2014   10:31 AM  31 minutes ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
Today’s familiar 40-hour workweek took a culmination of events, including deadly accidents and sit-in strikes, to become standard practice in the U.S.

Decision Time? Obama Faces Crossroads in Fight Against ISIS
Sep 01, 2014   09:40 AM  1 hour ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
Under fire for not acting more forcefully against ISIS, President Obama hopes to persuade more nations to join the fight.

So Much for Summer: Millions Face ‘Miserable’ Labor Day
Sep 01, 2014   09:12 AM  1 hour ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
Millions hoping for sunny end to summer were facing Labor Day disappointment as forecasters predicted bad weather for the Midwest and the East Coast.

‘AK-47 Bandit’ Linked to Robbery in Fourth State
Sep 01, 2014   08:20 AM  2 hours ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
The aggressive robber has been known to point the rifle at crying children, police say.

Missing Girl, 5, Found Slain in Vacant Apartment
Sep 01, 2014   08:10 AM  2 hours ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
Dallas police are investigating the murder of a 5-year-old girl whose body was found in a vacant apartment Sunday afternoon.

Six Killed as Car Hits Median, Slams Into Tree
Sep 01, 2014   08:05 AM  2 hours ago  MSNBC.com: U.S. News
Dallas police are trying to figure out what caused an one-car crash that killed six people late Sunday night.

Fox News

Revel becomes latest Atlantic City casino, hotel to go bust
Sep 01, 2014   09:32 AM  1 hour ago  FOXNews.com
The most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City’s 36-year history of casino gambling begins to play out Monday when the $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel empties its hotel.

Ferguson police begin using body cameras
Sep 01, 2014   08:35 AM  2 hours ago  FOXNews.com
Police officers in Ferguson, Mo., which became a flashpoint for protests following the fatal shooting of a black teenager by a white police officer just over three weeks ago, have begun using body cameras.

Islamic State fighters eyeing attacks beyond Iraq and inside US, lawmakers say
Sep 01, 2014   08:23 AM  2 hours ago  FOXNews.com
Cities in the United States and Western Europe are being eyed as Islamic State militants’ future targets and President Barack Obama needs to take action, U.S. lawmakers say.

5 killed in plane crash north of Denver
Sep 01, 2014   07:00 AM  4 hours ago  FOXNews.com
Five people were killed when a small plane crashed near an airport north of Denver Sunday, according to a spokesman for the National Transportation Safety Board. 

California high school drops controversial mascot, but keeps ‘Arabs’ nickname
Sep 01, 2014   07:00 AM  4 hours ago  FOXNews.com
A Southern California high school has retired a controversial Arab mascot.

California high school retires controversial Arab mascot
Sep 01, 2014   03:14 AM  7 hours ago  FOXNews.com
A Southern California high school has retired a controversial Arab mascot.

Reuters

Pakistani protesters clash with police, soldiers secure state TV
Sep 01, 2014   10:25 AM  37 minutes ago  Reuters: World News
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistani soldiers and paramilitary forces secured the headquarters of the state television channel PTV in Islamabad on Monday after a crowd of anti-government protesters stormed the building and took the channel of…

Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘open aggression’ as rebels advance
Sep 01, 2014   10:11 AM  51 minutes ago  Reuters: World News
KIEV/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko accused Russia on Monday of “direct and open aggression” which he said had radically changed the battlefield balance as Kiev’s forces suffer major reverses in the war with pro-…

Fighting erupts between Syrian army, rebels on Golan Heights
Sep 01, 2014   10:08 AM  54 minutes ago  Reuters: World News
EIN ZIVAN Golan Heights (Reuters) – Heavy fighting between the Syrian army and Islamist rebels erupted on Monday on the Golan Heights, where the militants have wrested control of a key frontier crossing which had been operated by the Uni…

Britain to pass new laws to counter homegrown Islamist fighters
Sep 01, 2014   09:59 AM  1 hour ago  Reuters: World News
LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister David Cameron will announce new laws on Monday to try to stop radicalized Britons returning from Syria and Iraq launching attacks on British soil, after a video purportedly showed a London-accented man b…

Libyan government says has lost control of most Tripoli ministries
Sep 01, 2014   09:51 AM  1 hour ago  Reuters: World News
CAIRO (Reuters) – Libya’s government said it has lost control of most ministries and state institutions located in Tripoli after rival armed groups took over the capital.

Fighting goes on near big Ukrainian city, Poroshenko slams Russia
Sep 01, 2014   09:50 AM  1 hour ago  Reuters: World News
KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s military said on Monday its forces were battling a Russian tank battalion for control of a vital airport in the east of the country as President Petro Poroshenko accused Moscow of “direct and open aggression” a…

CNN

Cockroaches treat ailments in China
Sep 01, 2014   10:19 AM  43 minutes ago  CNN.com – World
A Chinese roach farmer says business is booming. Bugs are sold to pharmaceutical companies for serious cash.

Beijing says no to open elections in Hong Kong
Sep 01, 2014   07:46 AM  3 hours ago  CNN.com – World
It’s a decision thousands of protesters feared.

What North Korea wants you to see
Sep 01, 2014   07:03 AM  4 hours ago  CNN.com – World
On a tightly controlled trip, CNN’s Will Ripley gets a glimpse of a country that has built an almost unassailable boundary between it and the outside world.

Libyan militia uses vacated U.S. Embassy in Libya as swim club
Sep 01, 2014   04:43 AM  6 hours ago  CNN.com – World
Libyan militia members have apparently turned the abandoned U.S. Embassy in Tripoli, Libya, into a water park, judging by amateur video posted to YouTube on Sunday.

Beijing says no to open elections in Hong Kong
Sep 01, 2014   04:37 AM  6 hours ago  CNN.com – World
It’s a decision thousands of protesters feared.

What North Korea wants you to see
Aug 31, 2014   03:42 PM  19 hours ago  CNN.com – World
On a tightly controlled trip, CNN’s Will Ripley gets a glimpse of a country that has built an almost unassailable boundary between it and the outside world.

MSNBC

Americans gear up to help Philippines
Nov 12, 2013   12:38 AM  9 months ago  MSNBC.com: World News
From military veterans and U.S. troops to grassroots Filipino-American organizations, people across the country geared up to do what they could to help after one of largest storms ever barreled through the Philippines over the weekend an…

Video: Hundreds attend 99-year-old UK veteran’s funeral
Nov 12, 2013   12:15 AM  9 months ago  MSNBC.com: World News
A veteran of the RAF during World War II, Harold Jellicoe Percival’s funeral was attended by hundreds of Britons even though they never knew him. An ad in a local paper encouraged attendees, because he had no living family members. NBC’s…

Video: Typhoon’s winds stronger than Hurricane Katrina
Nov 12, 2013   12:09 AM  9 months ago  MSNBC.com: World News
Typhoon Haiyan may be among the biggest ever recorded, peaking at more than 200 mph with a 20-foot storm surge. NBC’s Tom Costello reports. (Nightly News)

Video: Tacloban residents struggle without food, water
Nov 11, 2013   11:54 PM  9 months ago  MSNBC.com: World News
The Philippine city of Tacloban is ground zero in an area completely wiped out by the fast-moving, ferocious typhoon. People are desperate for aid, and have no access to food, shelter or water. NBC’s Harry Smith reports. (Nightly News)

Doctors haunted by typhoon victims they couldn’t help
Nov 11, 2013   11:53 PM  9 months ago  MSNBC.com: World News
TACLOBAN, Philippines — Days after the super-typhoon Haiyan roared ashore here and laid waste to the Philippine island of Leyte, the roads remain blocked, the airports closed, the ferries aren’t running — and a public health crisis is un…

Typhoon pushed the limits — bigger storms ahead
Nov 11, 2013   11:05 PM  9 months ago  MSNBC.com: World News
Experts say Typhoon Haiyan was about as strong as it could theoretically get when it swept through the Philippines, but storm intensity limits are on the rise.

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