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The Energy 202: Eclipse tests growing power of renewable energy - Washington Post

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The Energy 202: Eclipse tests growing power of renewable energy
Washington Post
THE LIGHTBULB. Coreen Abbott watches the solar eclipse from Bernal Heights Hill in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). On Monday, Mother Nature, seemingly unprompted, provided a test of one of the more controversial ideas tossed around by the energy ...
Three years of preparation, two minutes of totality. For this eclipse scientist, it's all worth itLos Angeles Times
Music City Converts Visitors to EclipsapaliansGizmodo
A Total Solar Eclipse Leaves a Nation in AweNew York Times
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What to Know Ahead of Trump's Rally in Arizona - New York Times

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New York Times

What to Know Ahead of Trump's Rally in Arizona
New York Times
Joe Arpaio, the former sheriff of Maricopa County, Ariz., at a Trump campaign rally last year. Credit Damon Winter/The New York Times. Large protests are expected near President Trump's rally in downtown Phoenix on Tuesday night, his first such event ...
Ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio says he hasn't been invited to Trump rallyCNN
Phoenix on high alert for Trump rallyThe Hill
Unscripted Trump Heads to Tense Rally in PhoenixNBCNews.com
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'Some remains' of missing 10 sailors found after collision, admiral says - CNN

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'Some remains' of missing 10 sailors found after collision, admiral says
CNN
(CNN) "Some remains" of 10 missing US sailors have been found after the collision between the US destroyer John S. McCain and an oil tanker near Singapore, US Navy Adm. Scott Swift said Tuesday. Navy and Marine Corps divers found the remains in the ...
Naval Collision Adds to Fears About US Decline in AsiaNew York Times
4 accidents, 2 deadly, raise questions about Navy operationsWashington Post
Is someone hacking our 7th Fleet? Navy to investigate after USS John S McCain collisionFox News
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Muslim men in India could once divorce their wives by saying three words. Until now. - Washington Post

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Washington Post

Muslim men in India could once divorce their wives by saying three words. Until now.
Washington Post
NEW DELHI — For hundreds of years, Muslim men in India could divorce their wives by repeating the word “talaq,” Arabic for divorce, three times. On Tuesday, the Supreme Court declared the practice unconstitutional. A five-judge bench moved to block ...
India's top court: Instant divorce among Muslims unlawfulWashington Times
Triple talaq: India court bans Islamic instant divorceBBC News
India's top court bans Islamic instant divorceNews24

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Ischia earthquake: Last of three brothers freed from rubble - BBC News

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Ischia earthquake: Last of three brothers freed from rubble
BBC News
Rescuers have freed the last of three brothers who were trapped under rubble after a deadly earthquake on the Italian holiday island of Ischia. The fire service confirmed they had rescued the 11-year-old at 14:12 local time (12:12 GMT) on Tuesday.
The Latest: Rescuers find 2nd victim killed in Italy quakeMiami Herald
2 children pulled from rubble on quake-hit Italian islandFox News
Deadly Earthquake Hits Italian Island of IschiaNew York Times
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N. Korea threatens 'merciless retaliation' in response to US-S. Korea drills - The Hill

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N. Korea threatens 'merciless retaliation' in response to US-S. Korea drills
The Hill
North Korea on Tuesday threatened "merciless retaliation" in response to U.S.-South Korean military drills. A statement from the North's military vowed to launch "merciless retaliation and unsparing punishment," according to The Associated Press. "No ...
North Korea's latest threat to South Korea, US: 'Merciless retaliation'USA TODAY

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North Korea vows 'merciless retaliation' for joint US-South Korea drills - Politico

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Politico

North Korea vows 'merciless retaliation' for joint US-South Korea drills
Politico
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea's military on Tuesday greeted the start of annual U.S.-South Korean military drills with its standard fiery threats, vowing "merciless retaliation" for exercises Pyongyang claims are an invasion rehearsal. North Korea ...

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Commodities Outlook Dims as Trump Disbands Councils - Bloomberg

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Commodities Outlook Dims as Trump Disbands Councils
Bloomberg
President Donald Trump's decision last week to disband the Manufacturing Council and Strategy & Policy Forum not only puts his agenda to revitalize the nation's infrastructure in jeopardy, it also weakens the precarious support commodities such as ...
The CEOs Won't Save UsNew Republic
Where does the Trump presidency go now? After the last week, it looks like a descent into barbarismSalon
Chelsea Clinton defends Barron Trump after conservative site criticizes his clothesNew York Daily News
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Can North Korea Actually Hit the United States With a Nuclear Weapon? - New York Times

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New York Times

Can North Korea Actually Hit the United States With a Nuclear Weapon?
New York Times
North Korea is speeding toward a goal it has sought for decades: the ability to hit a major American city with a nuclear weapon. Actually striking the United States would be suicide. But the capability could help the North deter an invasion and wield ...
Why Tillerson, Mattis, Kelly and McMaster Should Watch Dr Strangelove AgainNewsweek
N. Korea: Trump tweets 'weird articles,' 'spouts rubbish'Washington Post
North Korea vows 'merciless retaliation' for joint US-South Korea drillsPolitico
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42 Hurt After Train Crash in Pennsylvania - NBC New York

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NBC New York

42 Hurt After Train Crash in Pennsylvania
NBC New York
Two trains crash sending late night commuters flying into seats and windows. All passengers are expected to live. Septa says service is running between the station and Norristown with delays. NBC10's Matt Delucia and Katy Zachry has more on the crash.
The Latest: NTSB investigating station train crashWashington Post
42 hurt in SEPTA train crash outside PhiladelphiaPhilly.com
Dozens hurt in commuter train collision, 4 rushed to hospitalsCBS News
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Chelsea Clinton defends Barron Trump after conservative website bashes his clothes - Washington Post

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Washington Post

Chelsea Clinton defends Barron Trump after conservative website bashes his clothes
Washington Post
Once again, Barron Trump has become the target of online criticism. And once again, political figures, celebrities and others on social media are standing up for the 11-year-old, imploring the media to keep the youngest Trump out of the negative limelight.
Chelsea Clinton Defends 11-Year-Old Barron TrumpU.S. News & World Report
Chelsea Clinton, others react after Daily Caller piece criticizes Barron TrumpAOL
Of Course Trump Stared Directly Into the EclipsePaste Magazine
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House Speaker Paul Ryan won't support censure of Trump - Washington Post

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Washington Post

House Speaker Paul Ryan won't support censure of Trump
Washington Post
MADISON, Wis. — U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said he will not support a resolution to censure President Donald Trump over his comments following a white supremacist rally in Virginia, but said Trump “messed up” by saying “both sides” were to blame for ...
Zurawik: I never want to see another town hall after CNN's with Paul RyanBaltimore Sun (blog)
Paul Ryan Opposes Censure of Trump Over Charlottesville RemarksNBCNews.com
Byron York: At Paul Ryan town hall, not a word on RussiaWashington Examiner
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12 Browns players kneel in prayer over racial, social injustice - ESPN

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ESPN

12 Browns players kneel in prayer over racial, social injustice
ESPN
CLEVELAND -- A dozen Browns players took a knee in prayer during the national anthem before Monday night's preseason game against the New York Giants. While the group knelt behind the bench, several other players placed a hand on a kneeling ...
NFL preseason scores, schedule, updates, news: Brock Osweiler throws early pickCBSSports.com
Cleveland Browns players kneel during national anthemSB Nation
Ben McAdoo frustrated after Giants' turnovers, poor offense in loss to BrownsNew York Daily News
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Charlottesville City Council Meeting Erupts Over White Nationalist Rally - NBCNews.com

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Charlottesville City Council Meeting Erupts Over White Nationalist Rally
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A city council meeting in Charlottesville, Virginia, erupted in fury on Monday night over the authorities' handling of a white nationalist rally that left a woman dead and 19 people injured. The agenda for the meeting — the first since the Aug. 12 ...
Latest: Speakers shout down Charlottesville council membersLynchburg News and Advance
Chaos erupts inside Charlottesville City Council meetingWSET
Total chaos at city council meeting as demonstrators shout at councilors about the August 12th rallyThe Charlottesville Newsplex
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Anger over rally violence boils over in Charlottesville - Washington Post

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Washington Post

Anger over rally violence boils over in Charlottesville
Washington Post
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Anger boiled over at the first Charlottesville City Council meeting since a white nationalist rally in the city descended into violent chaos, with some residents screaming and cursing at councilors Monday night and calling for ...

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Texas man charged with trying to blow up Confederate statue - Reuters

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Reuters

Texas man charged with trying to blow up Confederate statue
Reuters
(Reuters) - Authorities in Houston charged a 25-year-old man on Monday with trying to blow up a Confederate statue, federal prosecutors said, following demonstrations and fierce debate in the United States about race and the legacy of America's Civil War.
The Latest: Home Cleared in Attempted Statue Bombing ProbeU.S. News & World Report
A Man Has Been Charged With Trying To Blow Up To A Confederate StatueBuzzFeed News
Police Arrest Texas Man for Allegedly Attempting to Blow Up Confederate StatueBreitbart News
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A Total Solar Eclipse Leaves a Nation in Awe - New York Times

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New York Times

A Total Solar Eclipse Leaves a Nation in Awe
New York Times
CHARLESTON, S.C. — The United States basked in the glory of a total eclipse on Monday, as the moon's shadow swept from the rocky beaches of Oregon to the marshes of South Carolina. Over an hour and a half, along a 70-mile-wide ribbon of land, in tiny ...
'We are all just mind-boggled:' scenes from the total solar eclipse of 2017Washington Post
Solar eclipse draws millions of spectators across US, unites New Yorkers for the rare eventNew York Daily News
2024 eclipse view will be better from other US citiesWPXI Pittsburgh
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A Total Solar Eclipse Leaves a Nation in Awe - New York Times

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New York Times

A Total Solar Eclipse Leaves a Nation in Awe
New York Times
CHARLESTON, S.C. — The United States basked in the glory of a total eclipse on Monday, as the moon's shadow swept from the rocky beaches of Oregon to the marshes of South Carolina. Over an hour and a half, along a 70-mile-wide ribbon of land, in tiny ...
The solar eclipse transformed America, at least for a few momentsWashington Post
'A primal experience': Solar eclipse dazzles Americans across the countryChicago Tribune
"Humbling": Sun and moon put on celestial performanceCBS News
Space.com -The Mercury News -NJ.com -Forbes
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