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Mexico Makes Route Tougher for Migrants

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 10:21pm
Mexico has taken unusual steps to stem the flow of migrants traveling from Central America to the United States, sweeping trains, setting up checkpoints and raiding hotels and flophouses.
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Moore off Michigan Film board

POLITICO - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 10:17pm
GOP Gov. Rick Snyder names a suburban-Detroit businessman to replace the filmmaker.
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Jerry Brown Seeks More Electric Cars in California

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 9:52pm
The governor signed bills to make it easier for low-income Californians to obtain plug-in vehicles ahead of speaking engagements at the United Nations’ Climate Summit 2014.






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Candidate’s 1998 Strip Club Visit Stirs Kansas Governor’s Race

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 9:21pm
Paul Davis, a candidate for governor, said he was not arrested or charged in the incident and accused Republicans of “a desperate smear campaign.”






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From Pole to Pulpit, a Club and a Church Do Battle

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 9:02pm
A pastor’s nearly nine-year battle to close a strip club has succeeded in getting the dancers to his church on Sundays, albeit as part of a topless protest against him.






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White House fence jumper has PTSD, former stepson says

CNN - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 8:32pm
An Iraq war veteran who was arrested after jumping a White House fence suffers from PTSD, his former stepson told CNN Sunday.
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Police: Suspect in trooper slaying planned for months

CNN - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 8:30pm
The self-taught survivalist accused of killing one Pennsylvania state trooper and wounding another planned the ambush for months, police said.
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Child Pornography Case Spurs Debate on Military’s Role in Law Enforcement

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 8:27pm
A case in Washington State has sparked sharp debate over how much the military’s formidable investigative powers can legally contribute to civilian cases.






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China, Iran to conduct joint naval exercises

CNBC - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 7:49pm
Chinese warships have docked at Iran's principal naval port for the first time for a four-day joint naval exercise. The NYT reports.
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White House May Check Tourists Blocks Away

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 7:46pm
The checks were under consideration after an episode in which a man with a knife managed to get through the front door of the president’s home after jumping over the fence on Pennsylvania Avenue.






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Khoobsurat branded as a Disney movie

CNBC - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 7:30pm
Khoobsurat is the first Hindi-language film for many years to be officially branded as a Disney movie in India. The FT reports.
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Watch Monday's show!

CNN - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 6:59pm
September 22, 2014
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Op-Ed Contributor: Why Poor Students Struggle

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 6:54pm
The price of success in college is often their own identities.






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Retro Report: Selling Prozac as the Life-Enhancing Cure for Mental Woes

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 6:51pm
In the late 1980s and the ’90s, Prozac was seen as a life preserver for those drowning in anguish. It was also a marvel of commercial branding.
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Op-Ed Contributors: A Cancer Battle We Can Win

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 6:48pm
CT screening for lung cancer can save thousands of lives each year.






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Obama to Lead U.N. Effort to Halt Movement of Terror Recruits

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 6:37pm
An unusual meeting of the United Nations Security Council is poised to adopt a resolution that would compel all countries to adopt laws to prosecute those who travel abroad to join terrorist organizations and those who help them.
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It's going to get crowded around Mars

CNN - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 5:52pm
NASA says its latest Mars-exploring spacecraft is on track to fire up its thrusters and enter orbit this Sunday night, completing a 10-month journey of 442 million miles.
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Gabby Giffords gets mean

POLITICO - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 5:45pm
Her frustration with lawmakers' failure to advance gun control is playing out in her 2014 efforts.
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Man seen with missing UVA student Hannah Graham faces driving charge

FOX News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 5:30pm
Nearly 1,000 volunteers, some driven by worry for the safety of their own families, fanned out from the University of Virginia campus Saturday to search for a sophomore who disappeared a week ago.
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US tries to keep options in ISIS fight

CNBC - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 5:26pm
President Barack Obama has ruled out a combat mission, but military officials say the reality of a protracted campaign may require US troops.
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