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New York Times  - ‎22 minutes ago‎
The president spoke on Tuesday after the United States military launched airstrikes overnight against Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria.
Obama: We will go after 'safe havens' in Syria
President Obama Says Airstrikes Against ISIS Targets in Syria 'Not America's ...
Michael Schobel
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#syria #IS . French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said on Monday his nation would not launch air strikes against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants based in Syria despite having bombed a suspected target of the group in northern Iraq last week.
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Obama Hails Joint US-Arab Strikes on Islamic State Targets in Syria
Obama on ISIS Airstrikes: 'This Is Not America's Fight Alone'
US, Arab Allies Strike ISIS Targets in Syria
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U.S. Begins Airstrikes In Syria, Pentagon Says

Voice of America  - ‎30 minutes ago‎
Between 550,000 and 1.4 million people in West Africa could be infected with the Ebola virus by January 20, 2015, according to a report issued on Tuesday by the U.S.

Three killed, including shooter, at UPS facility in Alabama

Reuters  - ‎52 minutes ago‎
(Reuters) - Three people were killed, including the gunman, in a shooting on Tuesday at a United Parcel Service Inc facility in Alabama, police said.

USA TODAY  - ‎11 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON - The airstrikes Monday in Syria disrupted major terror attacks planned against U.S. and western targets, Rear Adm. John Kirby, the Pentagon press secretary, said Tuesday.

Giants-Dodgers broadcast on local KDOC-TV scores ratings home run

Los Angeles Times  - ‎34 minutes ago‎
Los Angeles finally got to see the Dodgers play baseball on TV. Time Warner Cable simulcast Monday night's matchup between the Dodgers and rival San Francisco Giants on the independent local broadcast station KDOC-TV (Channel 56).

Christian Science Monitor  - ‎16 minutes ago‎
Apple denies that it will shut down Beats Music. What will Apple do with the fledgeling Beats Music streaming service? By Bryan Cronan, Staff Writer September 23, 2014.

Afghanistan's Karzai takes one last swipe at US

Businessweek  - ‎7 hours ago‎
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai is taking one last swipe at the U.S., saying that America hasn't wanted peace in Afghanistan.

Life sentence for bin Laden's son-in-law is hardly "soft" on terrorism

Huffington Post  - ‎30 minutes ago‎
On Tuesday morning, a federal district court judge in New York sentenced Osama bin Laden's son-in-law to life in a U.S. federal prison.

Chief: LA port fire sparked by welding torch

Washington Times  - ‎52 minutes ago‎
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A spark from a welder's torch caused a fire at a Port of Los Angeles wharf that was smoldering and sending up a huge plume of smoke Tuesday after forcing about 850 people to evacuate the night before, the city's fire chief said.

Clothes taken in search for missing UVa student

Kansas City Star  - ‎1 hour ago‎
In a second search of the home of the man believed to be the last person seen with a missing University of Virginia student, officials said they took pieces of clothing, but they would not elaborate on the importance of the items Tuesday.

SFGate  - ‎2 hours ago‎
DETROIT (AP) - A Detroit official says 30,000 water customers with overdue bills have signed up for a payment plan and kept their service but that 350 to 400 people still are being cut off each day.

Lew's Crackdown on Inversions Faces Immediate Test With Eight Deals Pending

Businessweek  - ‎59 minutes ago‎
Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew's crackdown on inversions will get an immediate test as eight U.S. companies with pending deals decide whether to proceed -- and other companies contemplating a foreign address now have to think twice.
Analysis: Suddenly Skepticism Fades As Tsy Acts On Inversions
Treasury Department Takes Aim at Corporate Inversions
I seen this coming and it will only become more aggressive I talked about in this video last year ..MPC  US Treasury Cracks Down On Tax Inversions One of the key drivers of the recent spike in M&A deals (and sellside advisory fees) has been the surge in tax inversion transactions, deals in which a U.S. company reincorporates for tax purposes in a tax-friendlier country such as the U.K. or Ireland, while maintaining its real headqua...

Reuters  - ‎47 minutes ago‎
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. manufacturing activity hovered at a near 4-1/2-year high in September and factory employment surged, supporting views of sturdy economic growth this quarter.

AbbVie shares drop as tax rules cloud Shire deal

Chicago Tribune  - ‎42 minutes ago‎
Shares in North Chicago-based AbbVie and other drugmakers fell Tuesday after the Obama administration this week issued a string of new rules to crack down on U.S.

Morning Report: Fallon & Timberlake Say iPhone 6 is Huge, iOS 8 a Hit

Mac|Life  - ‎33 minutes ago‎
Judging from Apple's own App Store data, an awful lot of folks have upgraded to iOS 8 in the first five days! We've got all the details on that number, along with a look at the latest pair of Fallon/Timerlake iPhone 6 commercials, and news of an Adobe-Aviary ...
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GET > How to Factory Unlock iPhone 5/5S/5C Any iOS 7.1/1.1.2/8 to work on ...
iOS 8 Adoption at 46%, or Maybe 35%
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Earlier this month, it was reported that Apple was preparing to seed carrier partners with iOS 8.0.1 even before the media event officially announcing launch dates for iOS 8 and the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Details on the update were unknown at the time, but we noted that we'd seen a significant...

Google warned by EU to make changes or face fine

BBC News  - ‎32 minutes ago‎
Google will face formal charges if it fails to come up with a suitable plan to give equal prominence to rival search engines, the EU has warned.

Gigaom  - ‎52 minutes ago‎
Thousands of customers who hoped to cash in on soaring bitcoin prices got fleeced by Butterly Labs, which took their money but failed to deliver promised mining equipment.

Kendrick Lamar returns with 'i'

Entertainment Weekly  - ‎50 minutes ago‎
He's back. On Tuesday, nearly two years after his masterful sophomore record, good kid, m.A.A.d. city, Kendrick Lamar finally offered a preview of his forthcoming album.

ABC News  - ‎20 minutes ago‎
Kris Jenner is ending her 22-year year marriage to Olympic gold medalist Bruce Jenner. The "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" matriarch filed for divorce on Monday in Los Angeles, citing irreconcilable differences.
Kris Jenner 'won't return 20.5 carat diamond engagement ring' as Bruce also ...
Kardashian mom Kris Jenner files for divorce from Bruce Jenner
The Huffington Post UK
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Kris Jenner Files For Divorce From Bruce Jenner: Kardashian Matriarch And Former Olympian End 23-Year Marriage By + Rachel McGrath   Kris Jenner has filed for divorce from her husband of 23 years, Bruce Jenner, according to documents obtained by RadarOnline. The papers, dated 22 September 2014, state that Kris, full name Kristen Jenner, has cited “irreconcilable differences” following their split on 1 June 2013.

Miss America admits she was forced out of sorority  - ‎51 minutes ago‎
Miss New York Kira Kazantsev, left, gasps after she was named Miss America 2015 as she holds hands with Miss Virginia Courtney Paige Garrett during the Miss America 2015 pageant, Sunday, Sept.

New York Daily News  - ‎39 minutes ago‎
Emma Watson could be next. That's the threat being posed against the 24-year-old actress by a pitiful hacker who's indicating Watson's stolen, private photos will soon be posted on 4chan, the online message board that also hosted nude images of other ...

New York Daily News  - ‎46 minutes ago‎
Paula Deen returned to the "Today" show on Tuesday, a year after giving the morning program a tearful interview in the wake of being fired from Food Network and facing accusations of racism.

ESPN  - ‎20 minutes ago‎
Ed Werder discusses what James Harrison could bring to the Steelers in the wake of injuries to two of their starting linebackers. Tags: NFL, James Harrison, Pittsburgh Steelers · Harrison Back With Steelers ...

CBS News  - ‎39 minutes ago‎
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A woman told a 911 dispatcher former Titans kicker Rob Bironas was driving erratically just before his SUV crashed.
Former Auburn, Tennessee Titans kicker Rob Bironas reportedly involved in 2nd ...
Rob Bironas accused of second road rage incident before crash
Dori Longino
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SEEMS THERES MORE TO THIS STORY THAN JUST A TRAGIC CAR CRASH New details are coming out on what happened leading up to the car crash that killed former + Tennessee Titans kicker Rob #Bironas Saturday night. About 45 minutes before the crash, Rob and his wife Rachel were watching a movie with a friend. According to reports, Rob told his wife “goodnight” which she assumed meant he was heading to bed around 10:30 pm. Rachel Bironas went to look for him shortly after and co...

ESPN  - ‎1 hour ago‎
SportsCenter Highlight of the Night: Jay Cutler threw for 225 yards and two touchdowns in the Bears' 27-19 win over the Jets. Tags: NFL, Chicago Bears, New York Jets, Ryan Mundy, Jay Cutler, Martellus Bennett, Geno Smith, Jeremy Kerley · Bears Hold Off ...

Bell: Ravens' insensitivity on domestic violence indefensible

USA TODAY  - ‎20 minutes ago‎
Turn over the videotape or else. For all of the finger-pointing on full display Monday when Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti addressed a report by ESPN's Outside the Lines alleging the team's integrity was compromised in addressing the Ray Rice ...

USA TODAY  - ‎42 minutes ago‎
Maybe the Kansas City Royals can't explain their wild ride into the final week of the season because this is a franchise that hasn't played in the post-season since 1985.

New Scientist  - ‎4 minutes ago‎
The north-western US has experienced 100 years of warming, leading to wildfires and infestations of pests like pine beetles. But the extra heat seems to be linked to natural changes in the winds of the Pacific rather than human-caused climate change.

Viral Global News  - ‎28 minutes ago‎
Decades ago, researchers discovered that certain Antarctic fish possess antifreeze proteins, allowing them to endure the harsh conditions of the Southern Ocean.

Health officials will begin first Ebola treatment trials in West Africa

Washington Post  - ‎1 hour ago‎
Although experimental treatments for the Ebola virus have already been administered to westerners who contracted the disease, scientists in London, with the help of international aid groups, plan on bringing clinical trials for those treatments to West Africa for ...

Headlines & Global News  - ‎4 hours ago‎
Men who adopt a healthy lifestyle, including proper exercise and diet, are at a lower risk of heart attacks, a new study finds. The study was conducted by researchers from the Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm.
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