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On Politics: Biden's Enthusiasm Challenge

17 minutes ago   |   NY Times

There are signs of a disconnect between support for Joe Biden in polls and excitement for his campaign on the ground in Iowa.
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Hong Kong court extends restrictions on airport protesters -state TV

23 minutes ago   |   National Post

BEIJING - Hong Kong's High Court on Friday extended an order restricting protesters at the city's international airport, according to Chinese state broadcaster CCTV.
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Vietnam says ‘deeply concerned' about developments in South China Sea

23 minutes ago   |   National Post

HANOI - Vietnam is "deeply concerned" about recent developments in the South China Sea, the Southeast Asian country's prime minister, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, said on Friday.
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As students map the weather, an Indian village bests its water woes

1 hour ago   |   National Post

By Roli Srivastava
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The Political Perils of Supporting Israel

2 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Long before Donald Trump came around, conservative Jews argued that Jewish Democrats would have to deal with the anti-Israel faction in their party.
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Florida scientists induce spawning of Atlantic coral in lab for first time

2 hours ago   |   National Post

APOLLO BEACH - Scientists in Florida have artificially induced reproductive spawning of an endangered Atlantic coral species for the first time in an aquarium setting, a...
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Japan's defense minister says S.Korean decision to end intelligence pact regrettable

3 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TOKYO - Japanese Minister of Defence Takeshi Iwaya said on Friday South Korea's decision to end an intelligence-sharing pact between the East Asian neighbors was extremely...
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2020 presidential youth movement takes a hit in latest poll

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

All the talk about the 2020 presidential youth movement in the Democratic party hasn't reached New Hampshire yet, according to the latest Franklin Pierce University-Herald...
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Electoral College Members Can Defy Voters' Wishes, Court Rules

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

A federal appeals court declared that members of the Electoral College could choose whomever they wanted regardless of a state's popular vote winner.
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Chaotic scene as DNC votes down climate change debate at San Francisco meeting

3 hours ago   |   ABC

The move sparked loud and angry backlash from climate change activists who believe the Democratic Party should change the rules to allow for a debate focused solely on climate...
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8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

A mountain lion left an 8-year-old boy with serious injuries when the beast attacked the child while he was playing outside his home in Colorado, officials said. The animal... Read more ...

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

There's more than 300,000 people who live in the town, but if you can prove it's all a hoax, you'll be $1.1 million richer. Read more ...

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Authorities discovered the couple's child so malnourished that, at 19 months old, she weighed just 10.8 pounds. Read more ...

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Pirates: Now 8-30 since the All-Star break Read more ...

Patriots' Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge

Patriots' Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge

The longtime Patriots starting strong safety, 32, is scheduled to be arraigned Aug. 28. Read more ...

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

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Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump presented 91-year-old basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Thursday, praising the Boston Celtics star as... Read more ...

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Hickenlooper mounted a long shot presidential campaign that collapsed before it ended in mid-August. Read more ...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's 80th anniversary

The babies were dressed up as the Cowardly Lion, Tinman, Scarecrow and Dorothy. Read more ...

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton left Thursday night's exhibition game against New England in the first quarter with a foot injury. Read more ...