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Pouilly-Fuissés With an Identity Crisis

August 16th, 2015

The wine panel recently sampled 20 bottles from the 2013 vintage.

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Champion of Gardens in New York Savors a Lush Victory Lap

August 16th, 2015

Betsy Pinover Schiff, a photographer who has long believed in adding more plant life to New York’s streetscape, says the city is becoming so green that she hardly recognizes some blocks.

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Inmates Say They Worked for Free for Jail Officials

August 16th, 2015

Former inmates at a privately run Nashville jail say they worked without pay building bean-bag “cornhole” games, plaques shaped like footballs, birdhouses and dog beds so that officials could sell them through their personal business at a flea…

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Pencils down: More U.S. colleges drop standardized tests

August 16th, 2015

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hey, high schoolers, scared of bombing on the SATs and not getting into college? Don’t worry, a growing number of U.S. schools are scrapping standardized test scores as part of admission.

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Subject of California manhunt killed by deputies

August 16th, 2015

(Reuters) – A man suspected of murder, taking three hostages and shooting two deputies in central California late last month was killed by law enforcement officers after a manhunt in remote, rugged terrain, officials said on Sunday.


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Trump says would raise visa fees to pay for Mexican border wall

August 16th, 2015

(Reuters) – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump would increase fees on some Mexican visas and all border crossing cards as part of a broader plan to force Mexico to pay for a wall along the southern U.S. border.

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Three injured after balloon crashes in Pennsylvania

August 16th, 2015

(Reuters) – Three people were injured – one critically – when their hot-air balloon blew onto power lines after landing in rural southern Pennsylvania, police said on Sunday.


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Clinton emails should also be reviewed by inspector general: lawmaker

August 16th, 2015

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hillary Clinton’s private email server should be examined by the U.S. intelligence watchdog after the FBI finishes reviewing any classified information on it, a Republican lawmaker said on Sunday.

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U.S. civil rights leader Julian Bond dies at 75

August 16th, 2015

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. civil rights leader and former head of the NAACP Julian Bond, who emerged as one of the pre-eminent student activists in America’s turbulent 1960s, died on Saturday aged 75.


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U.S. military cancels hearing for September 11 suspects

August 16th, 2015

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. military has canceled a pretrial hearing for suspects in the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, a military spokesman said on Sunday, in another setback for the government in its efforts to try the five men being held at Guantanamo.


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