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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 20:18:00 GMT

Reuters

Islamic State leader in charge of foreign attacks killed in Syria
Reuters
An Islamic State flag is seen in this picture illustration taken February 18, 2016. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo. By Angus McDowall and Yara Bayoumy | BEIRUT/WASHINGTON. BEIRUT/WASHINGTON The Islamic State group announced on ...
Islamic State reports death of spokesman and senior leader in Aleppo, SyriaWashington Post
ISIS Says No. 2 Leader Abu Muhammad al-Adnani Is DeadNBCNews.com
Senior ISIS Strategist and Spokesman Is Reported Killed in SyriaNew York Times
NPR -BBC News -Fox News -Business Insider
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 19:26:42 GMT

USA TODAY

With 111 more commutations, Obama has nearly doubled his total in one month
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON — President Obama commuted the sentences of 111 more federal inmates Tuesday, capping a month in which he's nearly doubled the number of commutations granted during his presidency. The breakneck pace of presidential clemency ...
Obama commutes sentences for 111 inmatesThe Hill (blog)
Obama cuts short the sentences of 111 federal inmatesWashington Post
President Obama Grants 111 Additional Commutations, the Most Commutations Granted in a Single MonthThe White House (blog)
Reuters -TIME -Washington Times -New York Daily News
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:06:06 GMT

Washington Post

Trump said he could put several blue states in play. It's clear he can't.
Washington Post
For months, Donald Trump and members of his political team promised to put reliably Democratic states like New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Oregon into play. But now, with only two months until Election Day, it's clear that those promises were ...
The Upshot|How Much Is Donald Trump Hurting the GOP? Here's a Way to SeeNew York Times
A 10-Foot PollWall Street Journal
The Fateful August Of Donald J. TrumpHuffington Post
CNN -Politico (blog) -TIME -PBS NewsHour
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 18:31:31 GMT

BBC News

Europe's 'unfair' Apple tax ruling sparks US anger
BBC News
There has been widespread criticism in the US of the European Commission's ruling that Apple should pay up to €13bn (£11bn) in back taxes. The US Treasury said that such tax investigations were "unfair" and undermined the tax rules of individual states.
Apple owes $14.5 billion in back taxes, European authorities sayWashington Post
Why Ireland's Government Doesn't Want Apple's MoneyFortune
Brexit May Make UK More Attractive to Multinationals After EU's Apple RulingWall Street Journal
Reuters -Computerworld -NBCNews.com -Business Insider
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:00:18 GMT

New York Times

Gene Wilder Dies at 83; Star of 'Willy Wonka' and 'Young Frankenstein'
New York Times
Gene Wilder, who established himself as one of America's foremost comic actors with his delightfully neurotic performances in three films directed by Mel Brooks; his eccentric star turn in the family classic “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory”; and ...
Critic's Notebook: Gene Wilder, the Mad Hatter Who Turned Off-Screen Neurosis Into Comedy GoldHollywood Reporter
Actor Who Played Charlie in 'Willy Wonka' on Gene Wilder Death: 'It's Like Losing a Parent'Variety
Willy Wonka's Julie Dawn Cole Remembers Gene Wilder: 'The Camera Doesn't Lie About Warmth'TIME
Entertainment Weekly -MTV.com -Huffington Post -NPR
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 20:15:00 GMT

Los Angeles Times

LAPD begins searching home of singer Chris Brown
Los Angeles Times
Following a bizarre, hours-long standoff, LAPD officers began searching the Tarzana home of singer Chris Brown on Tuesday as they hunted for a weapon the performer is said to have used to threaten a woman. Shortly before 1 p.m., officers entered Brown ...
LAPD poised to enter Chris Brown's house in search of gunUSA TODAY
Chris Brown -- Weapons, Drugs Retrieved During StandoffTMZ.com
Police Serving Search Warrant at Chris Brown's Tarzana Home After Woman Calls for Help: LAPDKTLA
PerezHilton.com -Patch.com -Chicago Tribune -People Magazine
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 19:34:48 GMT

New York Daily News

Rodney, certain skin color isn't required to protest oppression
New York Daily News
There have been many sides to Colin Kaepernick's decision to not stand for the national anthem, from players like Victor Cruz saying everyone needs to respect the flag to NASCAR driver Tony Stewart calling the Niners QB an idiot. But now there's a new ...
Rodney Harrison apologizes for comments on Kaepernick but still leaves troubling questionsYahoo Sports
Colin Kaepernick's anthem sit-down is the most important gesture by an athlete since the 1960sDallas Morning News
The worst of the worst Colin Kaepernick takesSporting News
Washington Post -FOXSports.com -NESN.com -SFGate
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 20:11:23 GMT

USA TODAY

Tim Tebow displays power, earns mixed scouting reviews at MLB workout
USA TODAY
LOS ANGELES - Tim Tebow put on an impressive power display for a throng of major league scouts on Tuesday, but struggled against live pitching and received mixed reviews for his physical tools in a two-hour workout. More than 12 years after Tebow last ...
Tim Tebow's MLB workout looks like it went fineSB Nation
Tebow had chance to change positions, instead he changed sportsNBCSports.com
Tim Tebow signs apparel deal with AdidasESPN
Washington Post -CBSSports.com -Columbus Dispatch -The Mercury News
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