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Comment Of The Week: "I would disagree with a 'something...

"I would disagree with a 'something is better than nothing' statement as well. Waiting for the right development is far better than settling for a shtty one that will be there for the next 30 (to) 50 years." — commenter...

Closing arguments begin in ex-governor's trial

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Closing arguments have started in the public corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

English clubs spending record amounts this summer

LONDON (AP) — With frenetic deadline-day dealings still to come, Premier League clubs have already spent record amounts in this summer's transfer window as they benefit from increased income from broadcast revenues.

Sevilla gets Feyenoord in Europa League groups

MONACO (AP) — Title-holder Sevilla will play another former champion in Feyenoord in the group stage of the Europa League, which now rewards the trophy winner with a Champions League place.

Occupied Religion

The Gaza war appears over – for now – but while Gazans are picking up body parts amid the rubble, the settlements in East Jerusalem and the West Bank are expanding. There’s even a yeshiva set to open in East Jerusalem. Just what the (un)Holy Land needs, more - occupied - religion. After all that’s where this invasion of Gaza ostensibly started.

NATO: Russia supplying Ukraine rebels tanks

NATO chief says Moscow has continued giving pro-Kremlin rebels military aid, including rocket launchers and artillery.

Listage: Break Free From Corporate Chicken; Dark Side of Almonds

· Miami's Best Eats and Drinks This Weekend: Labor Day Grilling, Bacon, and Meatballs · Five Best Food and Drink Events Labor Day Weekend: Brew Bus Tour, Cajun Festival, and White Hot Labor Day Brunch · How to Eat...

US stocks edge higher in early trading

The U.S. stock market is opening slightly higher as a series of reports on the U.S. economy rolls out.

Merkel Holds Out European Union Membership to Balkan States

The German leader calls for speedy progress in the accession of former Yugoslav republics to the European Union.

$40M Suit Claims Brutality by Cops in Ferguson

A Missouri man who says he was just trying to get to his mom's house and a woman who says she was waiting for a ride and a sundae at McDonald's with her teenage son are among the five plaintiffs who have filed a $40 million lawsuit against Ferguson and...

It Came From Instagram: 24 Instagrams to Celebrate Spruce Street Harbor Park

Photo via DRWC Fear not, lovers of incredibly creative and fun pop-up parks, Spruce Street Harbor Park will now run through September 28th! Originally slated to pack up shop on September 1st, the park has been one of Philly's most.....

Rent Check: The decision stems from Waltham...

The decision stems from Waltham tenants suing: "A federal judge this week dealt a blow to apartment giant Equity Residential, saying the upfront, nonrefundable fees it has charged Massachusetts tenants — including 'amenity,' 'move-in,' application and pet fees —...

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