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New York City's West Indian Day Parade marred by deadly shooting before festivities

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Colorful floats, elaborate costumes, politicians and merrymakers filled Brooklyn's streets Monday for the annual West Indian Day Parade, a massive Caribbean celebration that was marred by a fatal shooting nearby before the official festivities got underway.
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Coroner says mother, 3 kids among victims of Colorado plane crash

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Four of the five people killed in a small-plane crash north of Denver were identified Monday as a woman and her three children.
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Military Medicine: Smaller Military Hospitals Said to Put Patients at Risk

The New York Times - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 10:58pm
Many of the hospitals run by the armed forces are so small and the trickle of patients so thin that doctors and nurses say their ability to properly treat serious illnesses is compromised.






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On Sidelines, Researchers See C.E.O.s

The New York Times - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 10:15pm
A new study by researchers at Vanderbilt found that college coaches who command robust salaries are worth the money because of the value they bring to their universities.






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U.S. Undertakes Military Operation Against Shabab in Somalia

The New York Times - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 10:06pm
An American official said that it had been carried out against an operative of the militant group.






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U.S. targets extremists in Somalia

POLITICO - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 10:00pm
The moves comes after Somalia's government regained control of a prison seized by militants.
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US military forces conduct operation against Islamic extremists in Somalia

FOX News - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 9:36pm
The Pentagon says U.S. military forces have targeted the Islamic extremist al-Shabaab network in an operation in Somalia.
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Infrastructure Cracks as Los Angeles Defers Repairs

The New York Times - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 9:07pm
Los Angeles’s decaying roads, sidewalks and water system reflect the challenges many American cities face after years of belt-tightening prompted them to delay basic maintenance.






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Father Seeks Answers in Death of Son, Who Police Say Shot Himself While Cuffed

The New York Times - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 9:00pm
Calls for a federal review after the state police say a 22-year-old black man fatally shot himself in Louisiana while handcuffed in the back of a cruiser.






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Midterm Calculus: Elections 2014: Where the Candidates Stand

The New York Times - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 9:00pm
In most of the closest races, the two candidates are far apart ideologically.






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Campaign Finance: New Voter Guide Follows the Money

The New York Times - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 9:00pm
Crowdpac aims to produce a data-driven voter guide to help voters decide which candidates to support.






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After a Father’s Plea, Few in Missouri Try to Disrupt Traffic

The New York Times - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:41pm
Most adhered to the request though several protesters did walk onto Interstate 270 holding up their hands, slowing and then stopping traffic for about four minutes before walking onto the shoulder.






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Pressure mounts to ease US oil export ban

CNBC - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:16pm
Washington is facing international pressure to ease its ban on crude oil exports, with South Korea and Mexico joining the European Union.
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Decaying Guantánamo Defies Closing Plans

The New York Times - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:14pm
More than 12 years after the Bush administration first sent detainees to the prison in Cuba, tensions are mounting over whether President Obama can close it before leaving office.






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NATO to create new 'spearhead' force

CNBC - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:11pm
NATO leaders will respond to the Ukraine crisis by agreeing this week to create a "spearhead" rapid reaction force that could be sent to a hot spot.
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Obama: 'I'd join a union'

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:59pm
President Barack Obama told a large union audience in Wisconsin on Monday that while "Republicans in Congress love to say no," he is the one who "placed a bet on America's workers."
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NY police boss says officers' response appropriate in custody death of man high on drugs

FOX News - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:44pm
It appears New York City police officers behaved appropriately when they put a protective body wrap on drug user who later died in custody, Commissioner William Bratton said Monday.
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Seeing Discolored Lawns, California Businesses Apply Dab of Green

The New York Times - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:23pm
In California, more homeowners are experimenting with dyeing their lawns to keep them bright shades of green.






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Watch Tuesday's show!

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:15pm
September 2, 2014
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2 Alaskans Weigh Uniting in Race Against Governor

The New York Times - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 6:49pm
The two challengers to Gov. Sean Parnell are discussing merging their campaigns, with neither seen as being able to win a three-way race with the incumbent.






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