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Actress Melissa Gilbert announces bid for Congress

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 13:20

Actress known for her role on Little House on the Prairie is running as a Democrat for Michigan's 8th district seat.

       

Shots Are Fired as Anniversary Is Marked in Ferguson

New York Times Headlines - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 13:14
A day of peaceful protest commemorating the killing of Michael Brown by a police officer one year ago ended in gunfire late Sunday. A St. Louis County police officer was involved in the shooting, the department said.









Sanders promotes racial justice policies

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 13:14

WASHINGTON – Sen. Bernie Sanders’ is promoting the Vermont independent’s policies on racial justice after Black Lives Matter activists disru...

       

The Short List: Historic space meal, Ferguson on edge, Colorado mine spill

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 13:08

Out of the loop today? We've got what you missed.

       

County Police say shots fired at officer in Ferguson, officer returns fire; injuries unclear

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 13:03
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — County Police say shots fired at officer in Ferguson, officer returns fire; injuries unclear .

Listen: The Rock sings Swift's ‘Shake It Off’

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 13:02

He's a Swiftie all right.

       

American Sloane Stephens wins her first WTA Tour title

NBA - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:56
American Sloane Stephens won a WTA Tour title for the first time, as she captured the Citi Open in Washington, D.C.
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American Sloane Stephens wins her first WTA Tour title

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:56
American Sloane Stephens won a WTA Tour title for the first time, as she captured the Citi Open in Washington, D.C.
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American Sloane Stephens wins her first WTA Tour title

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:56
American Sloane Stephens won a WTA Tour title for the first time, as she captured the Citi Open in Washington, D.C.

New test gauges dogs' city savvy, from streets to elevators

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:53

In this Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015 photo, Morgan Avila, left center, walks Magnito, a Leonberger, as he's evaluated by Sarah Fraser, right center, through pedestrians on Madison Ave. during a demonstration of an urban canine good citizen test for city dogs in New York. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)NEW YORK (AP) — They're skills any city dweller needs: Taking strangers and noisy streets in stride. Riding calmly in elevators. Hopping a cab or subway. And ignoring tempting food all around you.


5 things you need to know Monday

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:50

The biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.

       

Firefighter fatally struck by tree while battling wildfire

Yahoo! National News - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:48
VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) — A U.S. Forest Service firefighter was killed in the Lake Tahoe area after he was struck by a tree while battling a wildfire -- the second firefighter killed in a California blaze since the summer wildfire season got underway, officials said.

GOP presidential ads soar

USAToday.com Top Stories - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:47

Super PACs and other outside groups fuel the early spending

       

Ferguson marks Michael Brown killing

BBC World News - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:44
Hundreds pause in silence in the US town of Ferguson to mark a year since the shooting of Michael Brown, a case that sparked angry protests.
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A Pod Of Their Own: Washington State Prison Keeps Veterans Together - KUOW News and Information

Washington State News Wire - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:43

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A Pod Of Their Own: Washington State Prison Keeps Veterans Together
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McElravy, the unit supervisor, said the program is a work in progress, but so far the results have been positive, and the state plans to expand it – to accommodate more of the approximately 1,500 Washington state inmates who once served in the armed ...

Vikings beat Steelers in league’s exhibition opener

NBA - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:42
Backup quarterback Mike Kafka threw a touchdown pass and running back Joe Banyard ran for another score to help the Minnesota Vikings beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 14-3 in the Hall of Fame exhibition game.
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Vikings beat Steelers in league’s exhibition opener

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:42
Backup quarterback Mike Kafka threw a touchdown pass and running back Joe Banyard ran for another score to help the Minnesota Vikings beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 14-3 in the Hall of Fame exhibition game.
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Vikings beat Steelers in league’s exhibition opener

Seattle Times Headlines - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:42
Backup quarterback Mike Kafka threw a touchdown pass and running back Joe Banyard ran for another score to help the Minnesota Vikings beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 14-3 in the Hall of Fame exhibition game.

Clinton to propose $350 billion college affordability plan

NBA - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:30
WASHINGTON (AP) — Calling for a “new college compact,” Hillary Rodham Clinton on Monday will unveil a $350 billion plan aimed at making college more affordable and reducing the crushing burden of student debt. At a town hall meeting in New Hampshire, the state with the highest average student debt in the country, Clinton will […]
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Clinton to propose $350 billion college affordability plan

Seattle Seahawks - Mon, 08/10/2015 - 12:30
WASHINGTON (AP) — Calling for a “new college compact,” Hillary Rodham Clinton on Monday will unveil a $350 billion plan aimed at making college more affordable and reducing the crushing burden of student debt. At a town hall meeting in New Hampshire, the state with the highest average student debt in the country, Clinton will […]
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