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Manic Monday: Dow Closes Down 588 After Wild Ride

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 7:12pm
The Dow ends down almost 600 points after a volatile day.









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CNBC's Jim Cramer Weighs in on Wall Street's Wild Day

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 7:05pm
Jim Cramer, host of CNBC's Mad Money, says the market's wild swings represent a 'contagion' that likely means rockier days ahead.









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'The Northwest is on Fire': Washington State's Wildfires Show No Signs of Abating

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 6:19pm
NBC News' Miguel Almaguer talks with some Oregonian firefighters deployed in Washington state as they attempt to battle raging wildfires.









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Climbers Plunge 200 Feet to Deaths in National Park

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 6:17pm
Two climbers plunged nearly 200 feet to their deaths while trying to scale a mountain in Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park, officials said.









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This Graphic Explains Monday's Stock Market Crash

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 6:12pm
See how a slowdown in China can take money out of your pocket.









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What Does Today's Crash Mean for Your Portfolio

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 4:38pm
CNBC's Sharon Epperson explains the difference between a market crash and a market correction and what it means for your portfolio.









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Why Don't Trains Have as Much Security as Airplanes?

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 4:14pm
The aborted shooting attack on a European high-speed train is a reminder that no other form of transportation has the kind of security air travel does









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Judge Gives Spirited Defense of Theater Shooter's Trial

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 4:10pm
The judge who oversaw Colorado theater shooter James Holmes' trial gave an impassioned defense of the jury and the process Monday after the mother of one of the wounded said Holmes' life sentence showed more concern for Holmes than for the victims.









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Oklahoma Politician Stabbed to Death by Son, Police Say

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 2:27pm
Police take Christian Costello, 27, into custody in the fatal stabbing of his father, Oklahoma Labor Commissioner Mark Costello, Sunday evening.









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The Stock Market's Worst Ever Days

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 1:55pm
From the crash that sparked the Great Depression to Black Monday, these are the worst days in the history of the stock market.









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Men Planned to Use Drone to Fly Contraband Into Maryland Prison

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 1:34pm
Two people were arrested Saturday night after apparently planning to fly contraband into a Maryland prison using a drone, authorities say.









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Washington Wildfire Is Now Largest in State History

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:41pm
The Okanogan Complex of wildfires has surpassed last year's Carlton Complex blazes, fire spokesman Rick Isaacson said Monday morning.









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Bacterial Contamination Rampant in Ground Beef Test

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:33pm
Like your burger medium-rare? A new report on bacterial contamination in ground beef by Consumer Reports might move you to the well-done camp.









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No Bail for Pair Accused in Pokemon Tourney Threats

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:26pm
"They oculd have done a lot of damage and hurt a lot of people," Boston Police Superintendent Paul Fitzgerald said.









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Louisiana State Trooper Dies After Being Shot in Head

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:14pm
Steven Vincent, 43, was a 13-year veteran trooper.









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Topless Protesters Hit the Beach

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:09pm
'Free The Nipple' protesters bare their breasts on New Hampshire's Hampton Beach. NECN's Glenn Marshall reports.









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One Killed, Two Injured in Pit Bull Attack

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 12:02pm
South Carolina authorities say a woman was mauled to death by dog she had raised since it was a puppy. WYFF's Corey Davis reports.









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'Fear Has Taken Over': Markets Plummet Amid Global Worry

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 11:50am
It's another rough day for overseas markets, and all signs suggest it the losses will bleed over to the U.S.









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6 Dead, 35 Wounded in Weekend Chicago Shootings

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 11:13am
NBC Chicago includes shootings that happened between 6 p.m. Friday and 2 a.m. Monday in its weekend violence report.









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Louisiana Cop Shot in Head, Drivers Subdue Suspect

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 10:31am
A Louisiana state trooper who was shot in the head with a sawed-off shotgun was in critical condition and the man who allegedly fired at him was in custody, police said.









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