New York Times

Democratic Convention Day 3 Takeaways: America First
New York Times
PHILADELPHIA — Wednesday was a night of inversion and transition for the Democratic Party. President Obama and Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. gave what were likely to be the final widely viewed political speeches of their administration, seeking ...
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CBS News

Lapel pins with images of ex-NKorean ruler found in South
CBS News
Last Updated Jul 28, 2016 6:26 AM EDT. SEOUL -- South Korean police found about 200 lapel pins bearing the image of late North Korean dictator Kim Jong Il strewn near the country's main international airport on Thursday, police officers said. Police ...

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Reuters

China says to hold drills with Russia in South China Sea
Reuters
BEIJING China and Russia will hold "routine" naval exercises in the South China Sea in September, China's Defence Ministry said on Thursday, adding that the drills were aimed at strengthening their cooperation and were not aimed at any other country.
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WAAY

3 suspected in Florida nightclub shooting; one has Huntsville connection
WAAY
A former Alabama A&M University football player is one of three people authorities identified as persons of interest in a Florida nightclub shooting. Tajze Battle, 22, Derrick Church, 19, and Demetrius O'Neal, 19, are all being held in Lee County, Fla ...
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Tide men's basketball to play game at Huntsville's VBC
The Decatur Daily
BIRMINGHAM — The University of Alabama released its men's basketball non-conference schedule for the 2016-17 season Wednesday, and it includes a date in Huntsville. The Crimson Tide will play Arkansas State in the Rocket City Classic at the Von ...

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Madison County Commission approves Winchester Road water line improvements
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HUNTSVILLE, Ala.– The Madison County Commission discussed the Winchester Road improvement project Wednesday. They are currently working on widening Winchester Road and the Flint River bridge. One of the main improvements comes from the ...

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Los Angeles Times

Two raging California wildfires grow, killing 1 and prompting closures in Los Padres National Forest
Los Angeles Times
As fire crews made progress controlling a deadly wildfire in Southern California on Wednesday, another blaze continued to rage along the state's picturesque Central Coast, killing a heavy equipment operator and triggering numerous trail closures and ...
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U.S. News & World Report

University of Louisville accepts president's resignation
U.S. News & World Report
FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2016, file photo, University of Louisville president James Ramsey addresses the media in Louisville, Ky. University of Louisville trustees have accepted the resignation of embattled President James Ramsey, whose long tenure was ...
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New York Times

Democratic Convention Day 3 Takeaways: America First
New York Times
PHILADELPHIA — Wednesday was a night of inversion and transition for the Democratic Party. President Obama and Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. gave what were likely to be the final widely viewed political speeches of their administration, seeking ...
Obama to Trump: America is already greatCNN
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CBC.ca

French ID Second Church Attacker, Warning 4 Days Earlier
New York Times
PARIS — The second man who attacked a Normandy church during a morning Mass this week, slitting the throat of the elderly priest, is a 19-year-old Frenchman from eastern France, the prosecutor's office said Thursday. An official in the prosecutor's ...
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Reuters

China says to hold drills with Russia in South China Sea
Reuters
BEIJING China and Russia will hold "routine" naval exercises in the South China Sea in September, China's Defence Ministry said on Thursday, adding that the drills were aimed at strengthening their cooperation and were not aimed at any other country.
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Washington Post

The Latest: Syrian forces take another Aleppo neighborhood
Washington Post
BEIRUT — The Latest on developments related to the Syrian war and international effort on the crisis (all times local): 12:15 p.m.. Syrian state media are reporting that government forces have taken another neighborhood from rebels in the contested ...
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ABC News

What we learned: Foles, Fitz riding QB carousel
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Two offseasons ago, Nick Foles was basking in the glow of a Pro Bowl MVP award after posting the best single-season touchdown-to-interception ratio in NFL history. Just after Rams camp opened last summer, Foles landed a two-year contract extension with ...
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USA TODAY

Jets re-upping Ryan Fitzpatrick is win-win deal
USA TODAY
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. – The New York Jets and Ryan Fitzpatrick found their way back to each other Wednesday, bridging their months-long divide across the terms of a one-year, $12 million contract, embracing one another when it became glaringly obvious ...
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CBSSports.com

NBPA to fund health insurance for players with 3 years of service
CBSSports.com
The National Basketball Players Association will improve benefits for retired players, it announced on Wednesday. Specifically, the union will pay for health insurance for all retirees who played at least three years in the NBA. This plan was ...
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