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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 22:36:00 GMT

Wall Street Journal

Islamic State Spokesman Killed in Syria
Wall Street Journal
BEIRUT—A founding member and chief spokesman for Islamic State, Abu Mohammed al Adnani, was killed on a battlefield in northern Syria, the militant group said Tuesday. Adnani played an important role in Islamic State's external operations, grooming ...
Key Islamic State leader killed in apparent US strike in SyriaReuters
The ISIS Attack Dog Reported DeadDaily Beast
A top ISIS official's death could have major implications for the future of the groupBusiness Insider
Washington Post -CBS News -New York Daily News -BBC News
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 21:53:08 GMT


Trump hammers Clinton for new Benghazi emails
Donald Trump's campaign on Tuesday seized on revelations that the FBI has recovered an additional 30 emails from Hillary Clinton's private server possibly related to the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack, saying the discovery makes one wonder “what is ...
Some Democrats Press Clinton to End Ties to FoundationWall Street Journal
FBI to release Clinton probe files, as candidate pressed to answer new questions 'under oath'Fox News
State Department says Benghazi emails involving Clinton recovered by FBILos Angeles Times
The Hill (blog) -Slate Magazine (blog) -New York Daily News -U.S. News & World Report
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 21:32:46 GMT

Business Insider

What just happened to Apple, explained
Business Insider
The European Commission, the EU's executive arm, is ordering Apple to pay $14.5 billion in taxes to Ireland. But Ireland doesn't want the money, and Apple says it shouldn't have to pay. And the kind of tax breaks that the EU accuses Ireland of offering ...
Europe's Apple Tax AmbushWall Street Journal
EU hits Apple with $14.5 billion Irish tax demandReuters
Apple Owes $14.5 Billion in Back Taxes to Ireland, EU SaysNew York Times
USA TODAY -Los Angeles Times -Bloomberg -Washington Times
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 19:32:35 GMT

Washington Post

Obama cuts short the sentences of 111 federal inmates
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama cut short on Tuesday the sentences of 111 federal inmates in another round of commutations for those convicted of nonviolent drug offenses. Obama has long called for phasing out strict sentences for drug ...
Obama commutes sentences for 111 more federal prisonersPolitico
With 111 more commutations, Obama has nearly doubled his total in one monthUSA TODAY
Obama Just Gave 111 Federal Prisoners Back Their FreedomHuffington Post -Wall Street Journal -The Atlantic -Washington Times
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:52:20 GMT

Hollywood Reporter

Critic's Notebook: Gene Wilder, the Mad Hatter Who Turned Off-Screen Neurosis Into Comedy Gold
Hollywood Reporter
Wilder's work with Mel Brooks, Richard Pryor, Woody Allen and more made him one of the comedy titans of his generation. Gene Wilder was the Mad Hatter of American screen comedy. He could make you laugh without even moving, his beatific half-smile ...
Grieving those we did not know but lovedLos Angeles Times
Movies|Gene Wilder's Understated NuttinessNew York Times
'Willy Wonka' Star Who Played Charlie Says 'There Will Never Be Anyone Like Gene Wilder'Entertainment Tonight
Business Insider -Entertainment Weekly -Huffington Post -NPR
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 23:15:00 GMT

89.3 KPCC

Fast-moving Riverside County fire burns 500 acres, 700 people displaced
89.3 KPCC
Firefighters in Riverside County are battling a fast-moving brush fire in the Cherry Valley area that has burned more than 500 acres and forced the evacuations of residential areas. Approximately 700 people have been displaced, about 200 homes have ...
Bogart Fire: Crews battle 500-acre brush fire in Cherry ValleyKABC-TV

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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 14:35:44 GMT

Mangini isn't sure Kaepernick has regressed, or that he'd be blackballed
At a time when the popular narrative regarding 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick starts with the notion that he has regressed a as a player and ends with the question of whether he'll ever get another chance with another NFL team after refusing to ...
Donald Trump on Kaepernick: Go find another
DeAndre Levy supports Colin Kaepernick '100 percent,' wants focus on 'real issues'ESPN (blog)
Colin Kaepernick's protest makes people like Drew Brees uncomfortable. That's the point.SB Nation
Washington Post -Yahoo Sports
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Tue, 30 Aug 2016 22:48:23 GMT


Five Chicago officers face firing over slaying of black teen
Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke sits in the courtroom during a hearing in his shooting case of Laquan McDonald at the Leighton Criminal Court Building in Chicago, Illinois March 23, 2016. REUTERS/Nancy Stone/Chicago Tribune/Pool File Photo. 2/2.
Fire Van Dyke, 4 Other Officers Linked To Laquan McDonald Shooting: Top CopDNAinfo
CPD Moves To Fire Van Dyke, 4 Other Cops In Laquan McDonald CaseCBS Local
Police push to fire officers involved in fatal shooting of Laquan McDonaldThe Guardian
Chicagoist -Chicago Tribune
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