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Rick Perry takes back tweet

Texas Gov. Rick Perry's Twitter account sent a disparaging graphic of Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg Sunday night. Less than an hour later, he followed up with a tweet calling the graphic unauthorized.


UK Prime Minister David Cameron

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Cameron to address terror threat level rise

British Prime Minister David Cameron will make a statement on the country's increased terror threat level, from "substantial" to "severe," when he addresses lawmakers in Westminster on Monday.

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Pakistan military denies report PM to resign

With protests raging in the streets of Islamabad, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met with military leaders Monday to discuss the option of him resigning for three months, a government official with direct knowledge told CNN.

Discussions also…

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Four arrested over alleged Manila bomb plot

Four men have been arrested after allegedly trying to detonate a bomb at Manila's international airport Monday, state-run media in the Philippines report.


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Americans detained in N. Korea ask for help

Three Americans detained in North Korea spoke out about their conditions and pleaded for U.S. help in interviews with CNN.

Kenneth Bae, Matthew Todd Miller and Jeffrey Edward Fowle met with CNN's Will Ripley at a Pyongyang hotel Monday. Each was…

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Jennifer Lawrence's rep slams stolen pics

In a major breach of privacy, a hacker leaked a series of pictures allegedly showing Jennifer Lawrence and other female celebrities in the nude.

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Suspected serial bank robber strikes again

Authorities are on the hunt for a suspected serial bank robber after he struck again this month after a nearly two-year hiatus.

The suspect is said to have held up the First Nebraska Bank in Nebraska City, Nebraska, on August 22. He's wanted in…

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Ukraine: Russia attacked airfield in east

A Russian army tank attacked airfields in eastern Ukraine on Monday, Ukrainian military officials said, amid worsening tensions between Kiev and Moscow.

A battle is under way at the airport of the eastern city of Luhansk, Ukrainian counter terrorism…

Dianne Feinstein

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Obama's 'cautious' approach on ISIS is panned

After President Barack Obama said he didn't yet have a strategy for ISIS in Syria, even a Democrat on Sunday criticized the President's approach to fighting the extremist terror group.

There's been the expected GOP criticism: Rep. Adam Kinzinger,…

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Tony Stewart's return to NASCAR cut short

What started as a deeply emotional race for Tony Stewart ended prematurely when a blown tire cut short his return to NASCAR.

Stewart came back to competition Sunday for the first time since his car struck and killed another driver on August 9.



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Lawmakers pressure for an ISIS-Syria policy

U.S. airstrikes helped break an ISIS siege this weekend in Iraq, but lawmakers are calling for a well-defined policy for dealing with ISIS in Syria.

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War, civil rights, baseball: Greason's seen it all

Birmingham Rev. William Greason's history book includes stories from World War II, the civil rights movement and being a player in the Negro Baseball League. He just added another honor to his growing list: Greason received the Living Legend Award last weekend from the Negro League Baseball…

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