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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. RUSSIA'S GAINS CLOUD OBAMA'S ASSURANCES TO BALTICSThe president's efforts to convince former Soviet republics of his ironclad commit ...more

AP News - 38 mins ago

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — It opened with a bang one day at dawn a little over 2 years ago amid high hopes it would turn around Atlantic City's struggling casino market.But the $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel went out with a whimper in the wee s ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The summer-long trial of four Blackwater security guards in the shootings of more than 30 Iraqis has been a grim retelling of lives snuffed out and the daily life-and-death decisions amid the chaos of war.Wrapping up almost 6,2 ...more

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A western Pennsylvania groom spent his wedding night in the back of a police car after allegedly harassing a waitress at the reception then resisting arrest after an altercation with the pregnant woman's boyfriend.A criminal co ...more

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — More strong storms rumbled through the Midwest, with a tornado reported in Kansas and other places seeing heavy rains, large hail and strong winds.The National Weather Service said a tornado was confirmed near Cedar Vale, Kansas ...more

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal jury will hear instructions from a judge before beginning deliberations in the public corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.U.S. District Judge James Spencer is to read his in ...more

AP News - 3 hours ago

MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Dolly has formed off Mexico's coast over the Bay of Campeche.The storm's maximum sustained winds early Tuesday are near 45 mph (75 kph) with additional strengthening forecast until it makes landfall. The U.S. National ...more

AP News - 3 hours ago

MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Dolly forms off Mexico's coast over Bay of Campeche, is expected to strengthen. ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone.Will they line up for pictures with a sculpture of real ...more

AP News - 6 hours ago

Today is Tuesday, September 2, the 245th day of 2014. There are 120 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On September 2, 1945, Japan formally surrendered in ceremonies aboard the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, ending Worl ...more