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Isis Wallet App Rebrands as 'Softcard'

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 11:04am
Two months after the mobile app Isis Wallet announced it would rebrand to avoid association with the Sunni militant group, the wallet has a new name.






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Sotloff's Slaying a 'Punch to the Gut,' Kerry Says

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 10:59am
The U.S. will hold the jihadists who murdered two American journalists accountable "no matter how long it takes," said Secretary of State John Kerry.
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Court Weighs Requests for Michael Brown Juvenile File

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 10:44am
Two media requests seek any sealed criminal records for the 18-year-old shot by a police officer in Ferguson.






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McBride Porch Shooter Gets Minimum of 17 Years in Prison

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 10:27am
A suburban Detroit man was sentenced to a minimum of 17 years in prison for the fatal shooting of a 19-year-old woman on his porch last November.






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Dazed and Confused: Haka Dance Dumbfounds Team USA

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 10:03am
Judging by the looks on their faces, American basketball players Derrick Rose, James Harden and Kenneth Faried didn’t know what to make of the dance.






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Three Planes Struck by Birds Land Safely at LaGuardia Airport

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 9:56am
Birds struck planes in three separate incidents as they were approaching LaGuardia Airport for landing Wednesday morning, officials said.






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Obama to Russia: 'It Doesn't Have to Be This Way'

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 9:50am
Earlier in the day there were conflicting statements from both sides in the Ukraine conflict.
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Obama to Russia: 'It Doesn't Have to Be This Way'

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 9:50am
Earlier in the day there were conflicting statements from both sides in the Ukraine conflict.






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Obama Vows: We Will 'Degrade and Destroy' ISIS

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 9:38am
"We will not be intimidated," President Barack Obama says in the wake of Steven Sotloff's beheading. "Justice will be served."






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EXCLUSIVE: Ebola Survivor 'Not Worried' About Stigma

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 9:00am
Dr. Kent Brantly, the doctor infected with Ebola while working in West Africa, says despite his clean bill of health, he's aware that the virus' stigma remains with him.






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Gay Group to March in NYC St. Pat's Parade

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 8:03am
Organizers of next year's St. Patrick's Day Parade in New York say a gay group will be allowed to march under its own banner for the first time.






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Rebrand: CVS Changes Name, Stops Tobacco Sales

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:57am
CVS Caremark will now be known as CVS Health.
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Deal or No Deal? Ukraine Cites Truce, Russia Disagrees

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:45am
Ukraine said it had agreed with Vladimir Putin on steps towards a "cease-fire regime," but the Kremlin denied any actual truce deal.






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Wednesday's Top 7 News Stories

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:27am
From the killing of American journalist Steven Sotloff to the recovery of Dr. Kent Brantly from Ebola, see the stories we’re following.
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Cow Flees Slaughterhouse, Heads to Beer Festival

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:18am
A cow escaped from a German slaughterhouse and headed for the grounds of Munich's Oktoberfest Tuesday, triggering a high-speed police pursuit.
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Journalist Killed by ISIS Was Also Israeli Citizen

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:46am
One Israeli publication said it refused to acknowledge a relationship with him after ISIS threatened his life because it might have endangered him.
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Ebola Patient Out of Hospital After Taking New Drug

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:23am
William Pooley, 29, a volunteer nurse, was the first Briton infected in the West African outbreak.
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Sotloff Beheading Video Is Authentic, White House Says

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:06am
The United States said Wednesday that a video showing the beheading of a second U.S. journalist by Islamist militants is authentic.
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