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AP source: Assault rifle used in Colo. theater shooting jammed, forced suspect ...

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WASHINGTON - A federal law enforcement official says the semi-automatic assault rifle used in the deadly Colorado movie theater shooting jammed during the attack.
Police: Colo. suspect planned massacre for months
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Usher's stepson dies 2 weeks after lake accident

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(AP) ATLANTA - The stepson of hip-hop artist Usher has died, two weeks after he was critically injured in a boating accident. Willie A. Watkins funeral home in Atlanta confirmed Saturday it is handling funeral arrangements for 11-year-old Kile Glover.
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Mitt Romney is still fighting the cold war

Philadelphia Inquirer -
Foreign policy hasn't figured much in the presidential campaign, which is lucky for Mitt Romney. With scant foreign policy experience, Romney has had trouble projecting himself as a statesman.
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Syrian rebels say fight for Aleppo has begun

Houston Chronicle -
RETRANSMISSION FOR ALTERNATE CROP - This citizen journalist image shows a dead body lying in the street in the Yarmouk camp for Palestinian refugees in south Damascus, Syria, Saturday, July 21, 2012.
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Adam Scott leads British Open by 4

San Francisco Chronicle -
Adam Scott of Australia plays a shot from the 16th tee at Royal Lytham & St Annes golf club during the third round of the British Open Golf Championship, Lytham St Annes, England, Saturday, July 21, 2012.
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AP Essay: Shootings shatter safe haven of cinema

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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Director Christopher Nolan remarked ahead of ''The Dark Knight Rises'' debut that his villain is so fearsome that at times he's as hateful as someone carrying out such misdeeds for real.
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Syrians Hold On to Optimism at a Tent City in Turkey

New York Times -
ISLAHIYE, Turkey - Almost all of the toilets in a refugee camp here for Syrians who have fled the conflict at home bear messages in spray paint for President Bashar al-Assad.
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Amid violence, Syrians race to borders

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(CNN) -- The Syrian cab driver tolerated beatings, arrests and daily indignities during the country's 16 months of turmoil. But after a rocket struck his house in the Daraa province city of Herak last week, the man and his family finally had enough.
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10 dead, 30000 evacuated in Beijing downpour

Xinhua -
• The heaviest rain in six decades in Beijing has left 10 people dead, Beijing authorities said Sunday. • As of 4 am Sunday, more than 30000 residents were relocated.
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Anaheim police fire non-lethal rounds at angry crowd

Los Angeles Times -
An officer-involved shooting in Anaheim turned into a tense and dangerous confrontation between police and residents on Saturday. Sgt.
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Echoes of Colorado shooting haunt Tucson victims

Tucson Citizen -
In the time it took to flip on the radio or click on a news headline or open an e-mail, it all rushed back on Friday: the shock, the grief, the fear that took over the lives of so many people in Tucson on another tragic day less than two years ago.
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Murdoch Resigns From His British Papers' Boards

New York Times -
LONDON - After more than a year of scandal in his British newspaper empire, Rupert Murdoch has resigned his directorships in a string of companies that control titles that include The Sun tabloid, The Times and The Sunday Times, raising fresh ...
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Women CEOs in Colorado see Marissa Mayers as role model

Denver Post -
By Michelle Zayed New Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, pictured in 2011, said she's taking time off for her pregnancy. (DPA/Zuma Press file) When Stephanie Carter started her business 14 years ago, she was the mother of two boys - a 3-year-old and a newborn.
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Senate candidates trade jabs over defense cuts, taxes in Virginia debate

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(CNN) - At a luxury resort where visitors usually come for rest and relaxation, former Virginia governors George Allen and Tim Kaine, who hope to represent the Commonwealth in the US Senate, squared off Saturday morning in a debate moderated by CNN ...
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Letters: Bain Capital at the beginning

Los Angeles Times -
Re "Bain started quietly with foreign capital," July 19 As the article points out, obtaining initial funding from foreign sources is neither illegal nor abnormal.
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Who will run with Romney?

Philadelphia Inquirer -
BOW, NH - Republican Mitt Romney was not going to announce his running mate Friday at a lumberyard here, not after the mass shooting in Colorado turned what had been planned as a rally to celebrate small business into a presidential candidate's ...
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Former President George W. Bush skipping Republican National Convention in ...

New York Daily News -
Former President George W. Bush is skipping the Republican National Convention. Bush, a frequent target of President Obama, is sitting out next month's Tampa convention because he's enjoying his time away from the spotlight, his rep said.
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Russian hackeer arrested for cyber attacks on Amazon.com

Enumclaw Courier-Herald -
A Russian man who is indicted in the Western District of Washington for cyber attacks on Seattle-based Amazon.com was arrested in Cyprus this week on an international warrant, announced US Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.
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New lab working on security shoe sole to ID people

Sacramento Bee -
By KEVIN BEGOS AP A new lab is working to perfect special shoe insoles that can help monitor access to high-security areas, like nuclear power plants or special military bases.
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Huawei MediaPad 10 gets new promotional video

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Huawei's upcoming MediaPad 10 FHD tablet is scheduled to launch next month, but for the uninitiated among us, the company has released a new promotional video that hits all of the tablet's big talking points.
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Colorado Shooting Suspect James Holmes -- The Match.Com Profile

TMZ.com -
James Holmes is boyfriend material -- that's the shocker a Match.com member says she got when she logged on Friday afternoon to see the site suggesting she hook up with the man accused of killing 12 people in the Colorado movie massacre.
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Man Of Steel Trailer: Are You More Or Less Excited After Watching It?

Cinema Blend -
There are few directors more polarizing working today than Zack Snyder. His vibrant, slow motion visuals captivate some moviegoers and leave others annoyed and bored.
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John McCain, Barbara Boxer To Star In Episode Of 'Parks And Recreation'

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The hit NBC comedy "Parks and Recreation" is rolling in some some A-list celebrities for cameos once the show resumes this fall -- and they're not just playing politicians, they already are.
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Jeff Wagenheim: With championship belt at UFC 149, Renan Barão closer to real ...

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But he should be well aware, being a friend and training partner of UFC featherweight champ José Aldo, that the strap he had secured around his waist after winning a lopsided decision over Urijah Faber in the main event of UFC 149 in Calgary, Alberta, ...
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Blue Jays 7, Red Sox 3 Red Sox drop 2d straight to Toronto

Boston.com -
By Jimmy Golen | AP Aaron Cook allowed five runs - three earned - on four hits and a walk while striking out one. BOSTON - Edwin Encarnacion tied the game with a two-run homer in the sixth, then JP Arencibia gave Toronto the lead with a seventh-inning ...
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Vicky Triponey, the woman who took on JoePa

Philadelphia Inquirer -
Looking back, Vicky Triponey said she can't help but wonder if there was some "correlation" between the success of the Penn State football team and how her role in charge of student conduct at the university was perceived.
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No Israel observance in opening ceremony

San Francisco Chronicle -
IOC President Jacques Rogge won't budge: There will be no minute's silence for the Israeli victims of the 1972 Munich massacre at the Opening Ceremonies of the London Olympics.
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Rick Hummel: Next class in Hall of Fame faces uncertainty

Boston Herald -
By Rick Hummel / St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MCT) COOPERSTOWN, NY - St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame shortstop Ozzie Smith said he “passed the torch” to Barry Larkin on the final day of the 1996 season, Smith's last, when Larkin and the Cincinnati Reds ...
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Stanford researchers produce first complete computer model of an organism

Stanford University News -
A mammoth effort has produced a complete computational model of the bacterium Mycoplasma genitalium, opening the door for biological computer-aided design.
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Solar Power Generating Windows

PlanetSave.com -
Researchers from UCLA have developed a new transparent solar cell that is a significant step towards giving the windows in homes and other buildings the ability to generate electricity while still being transparent.
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In Washington, HIV Testing Moves Beyond the Clinic

New York Times -
WASHINGTON - Angela Byrde, 27, is getting only the second HIV test of her life - at the Department of Motor Vehicles. Her situation exemplifies what is wrong with Washington's AIDS epidemic, and America's - and what the nation's capital is finally ...
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European Agency Backs Approval of a Gene Therapy

New York Times -
After more than two decades of dashed expectations, the field of gene therapy appears close to reaching a milestone: a regulatory approval.

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