Clemson takes No. 1 spot from Alabama in latest NCAA 1-130 Re-Rank

A big win at Louisville has moved Clemson back into a familiar spot. The defending champion Tigers are No. 1 in the NCAA 1-130 Re-Rank ahead of Alabama.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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President Trump demands: 'Make the United Nations Great'

President makes his first visit to the U.N., ready for a week of meetings.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Trump’s space death ray, Hillary Clinton’s liberation, and alien mummies, in this week’s tabs

Is President Trump feeding stories to the ‘National Enquirer’? The magazine boasts an “exclusive” story this week claiming that the Pentagon has developed a space laser that “could zap North Korea off the map” by focusing the sun’s energy into a “beam of pure destructive power.” At first glance it’s just another fact-challenged ‘Enquirer’ sci-fi fantasy, and yet the magazine does have unprecedented access to President Donald Trump, who is on the record saying the rag deserves a Pulitzer prize...
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Aston Martin May Become Engine Supplier for Formula 1

After a successful run at this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, Aston Martin is looking to further its involvement in motorsport. Aston Martin could try its luck in Formula 1, according to a report from Auto Express. The automaker is now considering an engine supplier role, one that could pair it with Red Bull Racing. Although Aston hasn’t announced any potential partners, it already has a technical collaboration with Red Bull, so it stands to reason the partners could join forces in this new way. Bo...
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Republican Make Last-Ditch Attempt To Repeal Affordable Care Act

Republican senators hope to beat a Sept. 30 procedural deadline that allows them to pass a bill bill without Democratic votes. It would be the fourth health care bill before Senate this year.
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5 ways to help a child grieve pet loss

When a pet dies, it's like a friend has died. Kids need to know it’s good to have feelings, even sad ones.            [Author: All the Moms]
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Trump To Outline His Foreign Policy Vision To U.N. General Assembly

Mary Louise Kelly talks to Elliott Abrams, a veteran U.S. diplomat who served as deputy national security advisor in the George W. Bush administration. He's now on the Council on Foreign Relations.
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Smaato: The Great ‘Shift to Video’ In Full Swing for Publishers and Apps

Smaato, a leading global real-time advertising platform for mobile publishers and app developers, has released its Q2 2017 Global Trends in Mobile Advertising Report. Smaato conducted an in-depth analysis of the 1.5+ trillion ad impressions delivered on its platform in the second quarter of 2017, and found new data to support the massive growth of video advertising globally, and particularly in-app, which is growing faster over mobile web as a share of digital ad dollars. According to the offici...
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Trump Addresses U.N. General Assembly For The First Time

President Trump is expected to call on other countries to do more to address global challenges and argue that national self-interest is not an impediment to international cooperation.(Image credit: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)
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KD: I went a little too far with mean OKC tweets (Yahoo Sports)

The Golden State Warriors star apologized for throwing his former Oklahoma City Thunder coach and teammates under the bus.
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A Girl's Love For Bugs Goes Viral

Canadian Sophia Spencer, 8, loves bugs. A tweet her mom sent out about that made headlines and led to a paper the girl co-authored in a science journal.
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Free fall: Rock climber survives 100-foot plunge

Ferrell suffered multiple injuries that include broken ankles, pelvis and jaw, a friend said.            [Author: The (Memphis) Commercial Appeal]
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Raw: Mexico quake death toll continues to rise

The death toll in Mexico's magnitude 7.1 quake continues to rise. At 6pm Eastern, it rose to 119, that's the largest number of fatalities in a Mexican earthquake since the 1985 quake that killed thousands. (Sept. 19)            [Author: AP]
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The Mag Hand Workstation

The Mag Hand Workstation[Amazon link] by Hobby Creek is a 4.5 Lb steel platform with flexible, magnetic arms that hold delicate objects in place while I paint, solder and study them.  Since my side projects involve tiny antiques with itsy bitsy locking mechanisms, I used to have a habit of losing important pieces - but those days are behind me.My Hydra-like workstation comes with 2 magnetic trays that can be positioned anywhere on the platform.And because of built in magnets, even if tip the who...
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The Problem With Free Menstrual Pads

Governments in countries across Africa have promised to deliver free menstrual pads to girls. But are they getting the details right?(Image credit: Amy Fallon)
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One Repeat Flood Victim On Whether To Rebuild

Houston homeowners like Dean Bixler are wondering if it's better to just take a buyout after Harvey.
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Podcast: Gossip about the Emmys (with reporters who were there)

We're dishing on red carpet fashion, that awful moment Sterling K. Brown was played off and which stars asked each other for photos.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Poster for new Tomb Raider movie is the photoshop neckmare of 2017

If you were wondering what the budget for the new Tomb Raider movie is, the answer is "No."
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Post-vigil protest for slain Georgia Tech student; 3 arrests

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Tech officials say three people were arrested during a protest after a vigil for a student who was fatally shot by campus police. Investigators said police shot and killed Scout Schultz late Saturday night after the 21-year-old student called 911 to report an armed and possibly intoxicated suspicious person who fit […]
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Starting School At The University That Enslaved Her Ancestors

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talked to Mélisande Short-Colomb, whose family was once enslaved by Georgetown University. Now, at 63, Short-Colomb she has enrolled as a freshman there.(Image credit: Marvin Joseph/Getty Images)
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Rhode Island to pay immigrants’ DACA renewal costs

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo says more than $170,000 has been secured to cover the renewal fees for local recipients of a program that shields immigrants brought to the country illegally when they were children from deportation. The Democratic governor announced Monday that through the “generosity of several local and national […]
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Gionee X1s with 16MP front camera, 4000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 12999

Gionee has launched X1s, successor of X1 smartphone in the ‘X series’ that was launched last month. It has a 5.2-inch HD display, is powered by a quad-core MediaTek MT6737T processor, runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat) and has 13-megapixel rear camera and a 16-megapixel front camera. It has a fingerprint sensor on the back that can unlock the phone … Continue reading "Gionee X1s with 16MP front camera, 4000mAh battery launched in India for Rs. 12999"
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Bipartisan group of governors ask Senate to reject Graham-Cassidy Obamacare repeal

Among the list of governors was Alaska’s Bill Walker, an independent, who had been lobbied by the Trump administration to support the bill.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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UW Huskies report card: Five reasons for optimism, five reasons for concern as Pac-12 play begins

Is Azeem Victor the answer to the Huskies' inconsistent pass rush?
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Romanian PM to visit city at heart of storm that left 8 dead

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanian Premier Mihai Tudose is traveling to a western Romanian city that bore the brunt of a violent storm that left eight dead and injured about 140 people. The trip to Timisoara on Monday comes after President Klaus Iohannis criticized authorities for failing to warn residents about the devastating storm that […]
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An Olympia-Based Genre Polymath Tries On Country-Rock With The County Liners

Mary Jane Dunphe (Vexx, CC Dust) inhabits her projects with a knurly otherworldliness. Hear "Love Letter" from her new country-rock band with Chris McConnell.(Image credit: Courtesy of the artist)
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Equifax data breach: How do you fix a cataclysmic crisis?

Security is job one for a company trusted with so much personal information. Equifax spectacularly failed. This is akin to Vanguard losing your 401(k).            [Author: Opinion contributor]
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Man tries to eat rattlesnake; snake bites back

Arizona man was posing for photos with the snake that he tried to grill when he lost his grip and the snake bit him.            [Author: The Arizona Republic]
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United Nations is an invaluable 'club' and Trump should say so

By working through the U.N., the U.S. doesn’t have to go it alone. Other countries share military and humanitarian burdens from Iraq to Africa.            [Author: Opinion contributor]
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How 'Friends' helped Latinos succeed in MLB (Yahoo Sports)

For many Latino ballplayers, "Friends" wasn't just a sitcom — it was a way to help acclimate to a specific aspect of the United States.
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