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Shooting at Sikh temple in Wis., at least 7 dead

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Last Updated 12:30 am ET (CBS/AP) OAK CREEK, Wis. - A gunman allegedly killed six people and wounded three others before being shot dead by a police officer at a Sikh temple outside of Milwaukee Sunday morning.
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Mars mission: Curiosity appears to have landed safely

Los Angeles Times -
Curiosity, the largest and most advanced spacecraft ever sent to another planet, appears to have landed on Mars to begin its pioneering, two-year hunt for the building blocks of life - signs that Earth's creatures may not be alone in the universe.
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Egypt closes Rafah crossing with Gaza after 16 soldiers killed

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• The IDF said the attackers hijacked two vehicles and headed towards theIsraeli territory. CAIRO, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) -- Egypt closed the Rafah crossing with Gaza Strip after a security checkpoint attack left at least 16 Egyptian soldiers dead and seven ...
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Syrian Forces Continue Aleppo Assault

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Syrian opposition activists are reporting continued attacks by government forces in the northern city of Aleppo Monday, as prominent US lawmakers call for deeper involvement from Washington.
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Tim Layden: Bolt adds to developing legacy with second straight gold in 100 meters -
LONDON -- In many ways, this one was better. Four years ago in China, Usain Bolt transformed the 100 meters into performance art, and the Olympics into a soliloquy, winning with such playful arrogance that it seemed less like a competition than a ...
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Romney, Republican Party raise $101.3 million in July

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* $185.9 million cash on hand * Romney has been outpacing Obama in fund-raising * Democrats worry about being outspent By Steve Holland WASHINGTON, Aug 5 (Reuters) - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and the Republican National Committee ...
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Hiroshima marks 67th anniversary of A-bomb attack

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By Eric Talmadge on August 06, 2012 TOKYO (AP) - Japan marked the 67th anniversary of the world's first atomic bomb attack with a ceremony Monday that was attended by a grandson of Harry Truman, the US president who ordered the bomb dropped on the city ...
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Israel upgrades ballistic missile shield

Xinhua -
BEIJING, Aug. 6 (Xinhuanet) -- A senior Israeli military official says an upgrade of the country's Arrow Two ballistic missile shield is under way.
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Death toll from Yemen funeral bombing rises to 46

Xinhua -
ADEN, Yemen, Aug. 5 (Xinhua) -- An al-Qaida suicide bomber killed a prominent pro-government tribal chief and at least 45 others at a funeral in Yemen's southern province of Abyan, the Defense Ministry said Sunday.
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Oklahoma wildfires: Mild weather controlled most blazes, but not in Creek County -
Oklahoma wildfires: A cold front moving through Oklahoma on Saturday caused the wildfires in Creek County to nearly double in size, but the milder weather allowed firefighters to gain control of other blazes across the state.
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Police: Ohio Man Shoots Wife in Hospital ICU

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( A 66-year-old man entered a hospital intensive care unit and shot his 65-year-old wife while standing at her bedside, Ohio police said.
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Knight getting costly $400 million lifeline after trading debacle

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By John McCrank and Carrick Mollenkamp | NEW YORK (Reuters) - Knight Capital Group Inc looks set to enter into a $400 million financing deal with a group of investors, allowing the trading firm to open its doors Monday after a crippling $440 million ...
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Monti of Italy Warns That Currency Crisis Risks Europe's Future

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Disagreements within the 17-nation euro area are undermining the future of the European Union, said Italy's Prime Minister Mario Monti as the stand-off on European Central Bank support for Italian and Spanish debt hardened.
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European Shares Set for Rally as Optimism Returns -
European shares are set to rally on Monday as markets are buoyed by optimism that the European Central Bank (ECB) is formulating a plan to solve the European debt crisis.
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares rally, euro up on US job data, ECB hopes

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* MSCI Asia ex-Japan surges 1.7 pct to 3-month high * Euro hits one-month high vs dollar * Investors look to China data for further lift * Oil slips but gold up as dollar eases * European shares likely extend gains By Chikako Mogi TOKYO, ...
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Nikkei advances on US jobs report, Toyota

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* Sharp extends losses, Hon Hai drops obligations * Carmakers boosted by Toyota results, soft yen * Risk appetite improves on US jobs report By Sophie Knight TOKYO, Aug 6 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average bounded up on Monday morning after ...
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First GOP convention speakers announced

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Sen. John McCain, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee are among the first speakers named for this month's Republican National Convention in Tampa.
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Voting time a partisan battle -
Do you have dead ash trees in your yard or neighborhood? Have you ever wondered if they could be...- 12:38 pm Last season during the mock game, Andy Dalton and the rest of the Bengals offense were in the midst of a two-week crash course in Jay Gruden's ...
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Obama's A-list Connecticut fundraiser

Politico (blog) -
By CHARLES MAHTESIAN | Connecticut is the only state in New England where Mitt Romney is outpacing Barack Obama in contributions. But the cash gap there between the candidates -- $4.8 million for Romney, $2.2 million for Obama, according to the Center ...
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Trial with Samsung reveals Apple's 7-inch iPad vision, 'Purple Project'

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By Stephen Lawson IDG News Service - Apple considered developing a car or a camera after seeing the iPod's success, and in early 2011 one of its top executives recommended making a 7-inch iPad, Friday's testimony and documents revealed in the company's ...
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Should RIM License Blackberry 10: Pros And Cons

InformationWeek (blog) -
Research In Motion CEO Thorsten Heins admits the company is exploring a licensing model to help scale up BlackBerry 10. Could this really help RIM's smartphone business?
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'The Dark Knight Rises' sends a box office reminder

Los Angeles Times -
Many moviegoers forgot about"Total Recall" at the box office this past weekend, as the reboot of the 1990 amnesia classic failed to prove as memorable as"The Dark Knight Rises.
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Robert Pattinson reportedly accusing Kristen Stewart of second affair

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"Twilight" actor Robert Pattinson has a new issue to sink his teeth into. reports that Pattinson is angry that estranged girlfriend Kristen Stewart is staying with Giovanni Agnelli, a producer and friend of Stewart's.
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Breaking Bad Recap: Walt Is Mr. Nice Nerd No More

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Last week, we learned that Walt (Bryan Cranston) and Jesse (Aaron Paul) would be returning to their mobile meth lab roots. But this time, they're not setting up in a rotted old RV, but in homes being fumigated for pests.
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True Blood Recap: Vampires Wage War

E! Online -
While you were wasting the week away at work the True Blood vampires went and started a "holy war" by blowing up Tru Blood factories.
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US Men's Basketball Enters Tough Final Week

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Mike Krzyzewski said this was the plan all along: Get to the final week of the Olympic tournament healthy and playing well. It's the moment the US men's basketball team has been waiting for since taking the floor for that first Olympic practice exactly ...
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With a surge at the 400-meter finish, Sanya Richards-Ross gets the Olympic ...

Minneapolis Star Tribune -
Article by: EDDIE PELLS , AP Sanya Richards- Ross of the US celebrated after winning a gold medal in the women's 400 meters. LONDON - Disappointment, tears and that oh-so-unsatisfying color - bronze - are all in the past for Sanya Richards-Ross.
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Brees sharp, Saints beat Cardinals 17-10 -
CANTON, Ohio (AP) -- Tour the Pro Football Hall of Fame and see all the bronze busts. Cheer tackle Willie Roaf's induction. Watch Drew Brees produce a touchdown on his only try.
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Gordon gets win; fan killed by lightning

San Francisco Chronicle -
In a race overshadowed by the death of a fan hit by lightning, Jeff Gordon earned his first victory of the season Sunday, taking advantage of an accident sparked by teammate Jimmie Johnson and going on to win when the race was called because of a ...
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Dodgers' new additions are adding up

ESPN (blog) -
By Arash Markazi | AP Photo/Danny Moloshok LOS ANGELES -- Shane Victorino had already been in the Los Angeles Dodgers' clubhouse for more than an hour Sunday morning by the time James Loney came into the clubhouse, followed by Javy ...
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Some Ugandan Ebola patients likely to survive: doctors

Reuters -
By Elias Biryabarema | KAMPALA (Reuters) - Some of the 32 Ebola patients in isolation at a government hospital in western Uganda's Kibaale district are responding to treatment and may be discharged soon, a health official said on Friday.
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Fairground and health officials urge caution around animals this season

Washington Post -
Health officials in the Washington region are urging people to be cautious at agricultural fairs this summer after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported an increase in the number of swine flu cases linked to pigs at such fairs in ...


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