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    Walker: 'We cannot afford to lose' in Middle East

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (August 27, 2015) — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker says the United States would aggressively confront what he describes as "radical Islamic terrorism" should he be elected.

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    Trump proposals risk deepening GOP rift on immigration

    WASHINGTON (August 27, 2015) — Donald Trump has exposed anew the deep rift inside the Republican Party on immigration, a break between its past and the country's future the party itself has said it must bridge if the GOP ever hopes to win back the White House.

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    Obama calls on Congress to pass budget without drama

    WASHINGTON (August 27, 2015) — President Barack Obama is highlighting good economic news during a period of wildly erratic stock markets to make the case the United States remains an anchor of global strength.

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    Democratic Party lags in money before presidential year

    MINNEAPOLIS (August 27, 2015) — The Democratic National Committee barely has more cash than it does IOUs, and it is being outraised month after month by its Republican competitor.

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    Puerto Rico braces for TS Erika after 4 dead in Dominica

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (August 27, 2015) — Tropical Storm Erika lashed Puerto Rico early Friday with heavy rains and wind after killing four people and causing devastating floods in the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, where several people remained missing.

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    The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar

    WASHINGTON (August 27, 2015) -- The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy in coming months despite global headwinds.

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    Hillary likens GOP's views on women to those of terrorists

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday drew parallels between terrorist organizations and the field of Republican candidates for president when it comes to their views on women, telling an Ohio audience her potential GOP rivals were pushing "out of date" policies.

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    Planned Parenthood alleges 'smear' in letter to Congress

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Planned Parenthood Federation of America defended its practices Thursday in a lengthy letter to Congress and included a report by experts that found undercover videos of officials discussing fetal tissue for research were heavily altered by pro-life activists.

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    Smoke grounds aircraft battling some Washington wildfires

    SPOKANE, Wash. (August 27, 2015)- Smoke from big wildfires burning east of the Cascade Range grounded helicopters and airplanes that have been battling the flames in Washington state.

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    Officer killed, 1 stabbed to death during domestic dispute

    SUNSET, La. (August 27, 2015)- Called in to calm a domestic dispute, a small-town police officer was killed with his own gun, fired by a cousin, authorities said.

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    Former broadcaster in TV shooting was a volatile, angry man

    (August 27, 2015)- Even after gunning down a TV news reporter and cameraman during a live interview, Vester Lee Flanagan II continued to rage. But after a volatile career that had seen him fired at least twice for clashing with co-workers who recall him as an off-kilter loner, this would be the former broadcaster's last, brutal sign-off.

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    The Latest: Station live for morning broadcast after deaths

    ROANOKE, Va. (August 27, 2015)- The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local):