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Johnson, Herbert Reach Winston-Salem Semis

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Steve Johnson, qualifier Pierre-Hugues Herbert reach Winston-Salem Open semifinals

AP EXCLUSIVE: Chairman Promises Review of Unspent Charity

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AP EXCLUSIVE: Lawmaker promises review of California charitable tax donations

What Donald Trump Doesn’t Explain About America

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What Donald Trump Doesn’t Explain About America
To worry too much over Trump's alleged rise is to undersell the good work his omnipresence has inadvertently done
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Kentucky Clerk Defies Court Order to Issue Marriage Licenses to Same-Sex Couples

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Kentucky Clerk Defies Court Order to Issue Marriage Licenses to Same-Sex Couples
"It's getting tedious"
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Exclusive - Trump on Icahn: most top dealmakers are miserable but Carl is nice

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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Donald Trump had to do a bit of damage control on Thursday after repeatedly dropping Carl Icahn's name in a campaign speech and then saying most good business negotiators were "vicious, horrible, miserable human beings."


Cheating website Ashley Madison had fake female profiles

A massive data dump of subscribers to AshleyMadison.com, a website for people interested in having affairs, revealed many of the female profiles were fake

Hunters killing albino children for limbs

Hunters in Tanzania have been targeting children to maim or kill them for their limbs, believing they possess supernatural power

Arizona man charged for helping N.Y. student join ISIS

42-year-old man indicted on charges that he helped a 24-year-old New York college student get to Syria and join ISIS

Venezuelans to rally in support of closing Colombian border

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Venezuelans to rally in support of closing Colombian border
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Colombia and Venezuela recalled their ambassadors for consultations amid an increasingly bitter border dispute, while government supporters in Caracas prepared to ... more

Bangladesh arrests 2 more suspects in blogger's killing

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DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Police in Bangladesh have arrested two more suspected members of a banned militant group thought to be behind the slaying of ... more

White Sox Hang On To Beat Mariners 4-2

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White Sox Hang On To Beat Mariners 4-2
The White Sox wore throwback uniforms that debuted in 1976 and included white wide-collared untucked jerseys paired with navy blue pants and white socks.

Vine embraces music with Snap to Beat update

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The six-second video app wants to be more musically-driven.

Thousands march in Guatemala to pressure president to resign

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GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Guatemalans took to the streets on Thursday to demand the resignation of President Otto Perez, who has ... more

Sony isn't intentionally keeping 'Until Dawn' off of Twitch

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Right now, there's a bit of an issue going on with Twitch and the PlayStation 4's horror-movie-director simulator, Until Dawn. Yesterday the Twitch Support Twitter ... more

Levine: Avisail Garcia A Work In Progress For White Sox

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Levine: Avisail Garcia A Work In Progress For White Sox
Bruce Levine looks at the good, the bad and the ugly of the outfielder.

How Huma Abedin operated at the center of the Clinton universe

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As Hillary Rodham Clinton was preparing for her farewell international trip as secretary of state, her close aide and confidante Huma Abedin e-mailed a small ... more

The most hilarious revelation about the Ashley Madison hack yet

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Was Ashley Madison a website full of married guys who spent their time trying to hook up with bots and/or other guys whom they thought ... more

Sage Solitaire: Your next addiction is now free to download on the App Store

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What if I told you that solitaire needed a reboot? You’d probably call me crazy, but then I’d know that you hadn’t given Sage Solitaire a chance ... more

Derrick Rose suit further clouds Chicago's summer

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And you thought the White Sox were the most disappointing thing about Chicago sports this summer.

Anderson Advances to Winston-Salem Open Semifinals

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Second-seeded Kevin Anderson of South Africa beat eighth-seeded Borna Coric of Croatia 6-2, 7-6 (1) on Thursday night to advance to the semifinals in the ... more

Jason Day defies back pain to shine at PGA Tour playoffs

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Jason Day defies back pain to shine at PGA Tour playoffs
US PGA Championship winner shoots 2-under-par 68Jason Day has overcome back pain to extend his great run of form with a promising start to the ... more

Josh Rosen looks ready for his new job at UCLA

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Josh Rosen says it has been his dream to take the field as a college quarterback "ever since I started playing football."

Australian hopefuls dealt tough path to victory at the US Open | Chris Byrne

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Australian hopefuls dealt tough path to victory at the US Open | Chris Byrne
It’s not been a kind draw for Australia’s brightest talents, but former winner Samantha Stosur could yet fly the flag at Flushing MeadowsAustralia’s brightest hope ... more

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India film student strike: In the Aug. 27 Section A, an article about a strike by students at India's premier film school misspelled the surname ... more

Joel Fort dies at 86; iconoclastic psychiatrist testified in Patty Hearst case

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Joel Fort, an iconoclastic psychiatrist who was an early advocate for decriminalizing marijuana and who gave expert testimony on drugs and brainwashing in the Patty ... more

Friday's TV Highlights: 'Great Performances' on KOCE

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Football: Dorsey begins season under new coach Irvin Davis

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The Irvin Davis era at Dorsey High begins on Friday afternoon at Hamilton. Davis, a former junior varsity coach, takes over for the legendary Paul ... more

Minimum-wage hike and oil-drilling ban are among state bills shelved for the year

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State lawmakers shelved bills Thursday to raise the minimum wage, ban oil drilling off the coast and provide work permits to agricultural laborers who are ... more

Truth's Latest Anti-Smoking Campaign Will Really Make Teens Stop and Listen

With more than 6 million followers on Vine, 22-year-old Christian DelGrosso is using his influence to promote an anti-smoking campaign

White Sox Hang On To Beat Mariners 4-2

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White Sox Hang On To Beat Mariners 4-2
The White Sox wore throwback uniforms that debuted in 1976 and included white wide-collared untucked jerseys paired with navy blue pants and white socks.

Britney Spears Set to Appear at MTV Video Music Awards

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The princess of pop will present the show's first Moon Man

Kentucky Clerk Denies Marriage License to Same-Sex Couple ... Again

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Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis has refused to issue a marriage license to a same-sex couple for the third time

Thousands march in Guatemala to pressure president to resign

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GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Guatemalans took to the streets on Thursday to demand the resignation of President Otto Perez, who has ... more

Verdict awaited in rape case involving Harvard freshman, teen girl at prep school

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Verdict awaited in rape case involving Harvard freshman, teen girl at prep school
Doug G. WareCONCORD, N.H., Aug. 27 (UPI) -- A jury on Friday will deliberate the rape case against a 19-year-old man -- accused of raping ... more

Kim Jong Un hails recent talks as 'turning point' in inter-Korea relations

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Kim Jong Un hails recent talks as 'turning point' in inter-Korea relations
Elizabeth ShimSEOUL, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the recent talks between Seoul and Pyongyang marked a "turning point" in ... more

Ford, GM included in lawsuit alleging keyless vehicles' carbon monoxide risk

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Ford, GM included in lawsuit alleging keyless vehicles' carbon monoxide risk
Doug G. WareDETROIT, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- Major automakers have been listed as a defendant in a lawsuit that alleges the companies should've recalled millions ... more

Miami Heat owner polls fans about Miami Vice themed jerseys

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Miami Heat owner polls fans about Miami Vice themed jerseys
Alex ButlerMIAMI, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- Micky Arison posted photo-shopped pictures of new colorful team threads Wednesday to his Instagram account.