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Twitter Testing 280-Character Limit, Twice as Long

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:36pm
Twitter is testing a new 280-character tweet limit with a small group of users.
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FEMA head says more ships and troops headed to Puerto Rico

FOX News: Top Stories - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:34pm
The Trump administration said Tuesday it was sending a flotilla of ships and thousands more military personnel to Puerto Rico to address the growing humanitarian crisis caused by Hurricane Maria.
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Opinion: Trump's lack of empathy about Puerto Rico is staggering

CNN: U.S. - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:33pm
After spending the weekend feuding with football players and trashing Sen. John McCain, on Monday night President Donald Trump turned his attention to the devastation still faced by several regions in the wake of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.
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Death of transgender teen in Missouri surrounded in mystery

FOX News: Top Stories - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:33pm
Even as authorities in rural southern Missouri dismiss the possibility that a transgender teenager's death was a hate crime, questions remain about why the quiet 17-year-old was killed in such a ghastly manner.
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Tropical Smoothie Cafe customer called 'black chick' on receipt, demands answers

FOX News: Top Stories - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:30pm
A Florida woman wants an explanation for a cashier's rude message.
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US slaps duties on Bombardier jets after Boeing subsidy complaint

FOX News: Business - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:28pm
The U.S. Commerce Department on Tuesday slapped preliminary anti-subsidy duties on CSeries jets made by Bombardier Inc after rival Boeing Co charged that the aircraft were unfairly subsidized by Canada.
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Roger Stone testifies on Russia Probe

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:20pm

NBC News also reports that Special Counsel Robert Muller's team could begin interviews with current and former Trump aides as early as this week.

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Ender Inciarte logs Braves' first 200-hit season since 1996

FOX News: Top Stories - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:19pm
Atlanta's Gold Glove center fielder joined Marquis Grissom, Ralph Garr and Felipe Alou in the franchise history books.
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US slaps 220 percent duty on Canada's Bombardier jets

FOX News: Business - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:19pm
The U.S. Commerce Department says Canada unfairly subsidized Montreal-based aircraft manufacturer Bombardier and is calling for a nearly 220 percent duty to be slapped on every Bombardier C Series plane imported into the United States.
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College Coaches Face Fraud Charges in Basketball Recruiting Scandals

MSNBC: U.S. news - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:17pm
Hundreds of wiretaps and videotapes allegedly reveal bribery schemes involving basketball teams at top programs. The FBI arrested four coaches for taking $100,000 bribes to influence top athletes.
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US military sends ships to devastated Puerto Rico

CNN: U.S. - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:16pm
The US military is planning to deploy the USNS Comfort hospital ship to assist with FEMA's response efforts in Puerto Rico a week after Hurricane Maria smashed the island as a Category 4 storm, several defense officials told CNN.
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US military sends ships and aircraft to devastated Puerto Rico

CNN: Top Stories - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:16pm
The US military is planning to deploy the USNS Comfort hospital ship to assist with FEMA's response efforts in Puerto Rico a week after Hurricane Maria smashed the island as a Category 4 storm, several defense officials told CNN.
Categories: CNN News

US military sends ships, aircraft to Puerto Rico

CNN: Politics - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:16pm
The US military is planning to deploy the USNS Comfort hospital ship to assist with FEMA's response efforts in Puerto Rico a week after Hurricane Maria smashed the island as a Category 4 storm, several defense officials told CNN.
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From Muhammad Ali to Colin Kaepernick,

CNN: World - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:15pm
From Muhammad Ali to Colin Kaepernick, professional athletes have taken political stances throughout U.S. history.
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CNN's Bill Weir visits Utuado in Puerto

CNN: World - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:15pm
CNN's Bill Weir visits Utuado in Puerto Rico where people are rationing crackers and relying on rain water to eat and drink after Hurricane Maria devastated the island.
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Attacks on religious freedom in US more than double since 2011, report finds

FOX News: Top Stories - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:15pm
Attacks on religious freedom in the U.S. have more than doubled in the last six years, according to a recently released report.
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Puerto Rico in dire situation after Maria

MSNBC: Politics - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:14pm

The situation in Puerto Rico is dire due to the hurricane wiping out all communication and shutting off power to almost all of the island.

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Trump Officials Weigh Huge Cut to Refugee Numbers

MSNBC: U.S. news - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:14pm
The Trump administration wants to cap the number of refugees admitted into the U.S. next year at 45,000 — a dramatic cut in the number of applications processed by the U.S. in recent years, two administration officials tell NBC News.
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Trump Admin. Wants to Lower Number of Refugees Allowed in U.S.

MSNBC: U.S. news - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:14pm
The Trump administration wants to cap the number of refugees admitted into the U.S. next year at 45,000 — a dramatic cut in the number of applications processed by the U.S. in recent years, two administration officials tell NBC News.
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Trump Weighing Huge Cut to Number of Refugees Allowed Into U.S.

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 7:14pm
The Trump administration wants to cap the number of refugees admitted into the U.S. next year at 45,000 — a dramatic cut in the number of applications processed by the U.S. in recent years, two administration officials tell NBC News.
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