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  1. Driver Takes Selfie, Crashes Into Tree: CopsMon, 31 Aug 2015 08:42:39 GMT
    Police in Maine issued a distracted driving summons to a man they say crashed into a tree while taking a "selfie" with his passengers. More...
  2. Prisoner Slips Out of Cuffs, Escapes in Hospital GownMon, 31 Aug 2015 08:21:49 GMT
    Tiffany Neumann, 23, slipped out of her handcuffs and fled New York-Presbyterian Hospital in Lower Manhattan on Sunday, police say. More...
  3. Suspect in Deputy's Slaying Was Shopping: MomMon, 31 Aug 2015 08:01:27 GMT
    Shannon Jaruay Miles was shopping elsewhere when Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Darren Goforth was gunned down Friday night, his mother says. More...
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  1. White House says Mount McKinley to be renamed DenaliSun, 30 Aug 2015 21:58:22 GMT
    This Aug. 19, 2011 file photo shows Mount McKinley in Denali National Park, Alaska. President Barack Obama on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015 said he's changing the name of the tallest mountain in North America from Mount McKinley to Denali. More...
  2. GOP establishment plans Trump takedownSun, 30 Aug 2015 20:55:42 GMT
    Mitt Romney rumblings, a setback for President Obama, money issues for Jeb Bush, and the GOP establishment debate about trying to take down Donald Trump -- those stories filled our Sunday trip around the "Inside Politics" table. The Democratic National Committee's summer meeting is over, and there is something you won't find in the official minutes: a resolution supporting President Obama's Iran nuclear agreement. More...
  3. Republican candidate Walker calls building northern wall along Canadian border a legitimate issueSun, 30 Aug 2015 18:52:39 GMT
    Republican presidential candidate Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks during a meet and greet with local residents, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, in Harlan, Iowa. Republican presidential candidate Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks during a meet and greet with local residents, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, in Harlan, Iowa. More...
  4. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders wavesSun, 30 Aug 2015 14:34:43 GMT
    Bernie Sanders, riding an updraft of insurgent passion in Iowa, has closed to within 7 points of Hillary Clinton in the Democratic presidential race. Iowa Poll: Clinton leads, but Sanders draws near DES MOINES, Iowa - Bernie Sanders, riding an updraft of insurgent passion in Iowa, has closed to within 7 points of Hillary Clinton in the Democratic presidential race. More...
  5. Christie attacks Hillary Clinton on emailsSun, 30 Aug 2015 10:34:16 GMT
    On the campaign trail Saturday, it didn't take much time for Chris Christie to attack Hillary Clinton on her private email use. "The real story is this -- I believe in my heart -- that Hillary Clinton doesn't want us to know what she's doing. More...
  6. Trump, Carson in close fight in Iowa pollSun, 30 Aug 2015 09:27:28 GMT
    Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson and businessman Donald Trump are neck-and-neck for the GOP's 2016 presidential nomination in Iowa, a new poll says. The Bloomberg/Des Moines Register survey released on Saturday finds that the two are tied in Iowa caucus-goer support when voters' first and second choices for the Republican coronation are combined. More...
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  1. Mourners to pay tribute to 27-year-old slain WDBJ television cameraman Adam WardMon, 31 Aug 2015 08:15:21 GMT
    A high school in Roanoke, Virginia, is opening its doors to the community to celebrate the life of alumni Adam Ward, the 27-year-old cameraman who was slain last week on live TV. More...
  2. University of Texas removes statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis from campusMon, 31 Aug 2015 07:30:46 GMT
    A statue of the president of the secessionist pro-slavery southern states was removed from its pedestal Sunday on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin, days after a court rejected an appeal from a Confederate heritage group. More...
  3. Part of Newark airport evacuated after man enters secure hallwayMon, 31 Aug 2015 07:30:23 GMT
    A man who made his way into a secure hallway at Newark Liberty International Airport on Sunday, prompting police to evacuate part of an airport terminal, has been taken for a psychiatric evaluation, police said. More...
  4. When the wells run dry: California drought forcing some families to live in 'Third-World-type conditions'Mon, 31 Aug 2015 07:30:18 GMT
    Looking for water to flush his toilet, Tino Lozano pointed a garden hose at some buckets in the bare dirt of his yard. It's his daily ritual now in a community built by refugees from Oklahoma's Dust Bowl. But only a trickle came out; then a drip, then nothing more. More...
  5. Judge rules Missouri family's purple swingset can stayMon, 31 Aug 2015 07:20:47 GMT
    A Missouri judge has ruled that a suburban Kansas City family's purple swingset won't need to have its color changed after a homeowner's association threatened the family with fines or jail time.  More...
  6. Self-help author Wayne Dyer dies at 75Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:31:43 GMT
    Best-selling author and motivational speaker Wayne Dyer has died, his family said Sunday. He was 75.  More...
  7. Kansas jury to hear closing arguments, begin deliberations in Jewish site shootings trialMon, 31 Aug 2015 05:11:45 GMT
    Jurors are set to hear closing arguments in the case of a white supremacist charged with killing three people at two Jewish sites in Kansas. More...
  8. Arizona woman arrested after police say she drowned twin boys in tubMon, 31 Aug 2015 03:22:25 GMT
    A 22-year-mother has been arrested on charges that she drowned her 2-year-old twin sons in a bathtub on Sunday, police said. More...
  9. Portion of Newark Liberty Airport evacuated, police sayMon, 31 Aug 2015 00:37:08 GMT
    A portion of Newark Liberty International Airport has been evacuated after police say a man made his way into a secure hallway. More...
  10. Turner Field US flag at half-staff after fan dies in fall Sun, 30 Aug 2015 23:51:02 GMT
    The U.S. flag flew at half-staff at Turner Field on Sunday, one day after a fan died following his fall from the upper deck into the lower-level stands during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees. More...
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