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ADVANCE FOR SATURDAY, AUG. 30, AND THEREAFTER - FILE - This Aug. 23, 2014, file photo shows Texas Gov. Rick Perry as he speaks at a GOP picnic in Chichester, N.H. One set of elections ends in early November as another begins when presidential hopefuls cross the unofficial starting line in the 2016 race for the White House. With control of the Senate at stake, the months leading up to the mid-term elections offer a clearer window on a crowd of potential presidential candidates already jockeying for position from Nevada to New Hampshire. (AP Photo/Jim Cole, File)
Surly 2014 electorate poised to 'keep the bums in'An election of contradictions: Sour electorate poised to 'keep the bums in'
The Associated Press13 minutes ago
FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 2, 2013, file photo, Bill de Blasio, foreground second from right, dances with his family as he makes his way along Eastern Parkway in the Brooklyn borough of New York during the West Indian Day Parade. The annual parade is set for Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in Brooklyn. It echoes traditional pre-Lenten Carnival festivities and features dancers wearing elaborate, often feathered costumes. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg, File)
Shootings reported by NYC West Indian parade routeShootings reported near route for NYC's West Indian Day Parade just hours before its start
The Associated Press54 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 23, 2014, file photo, people stand on a high deck at Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J. Revel is shutting down a little over two years after opening with high hopes of revitalizing Atlantic City’s struggling gambling market. The hotel closes Monday, Sept. 1, followed by the casino Tuesday. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)
Revel starts shutdown Monday after just 2 years$2.4B Revel Casino Hotel starts shutdown Monday after just over 2 years in Atlantic City
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen chant anti-terrorism slogans after breaking the siege on 15,000 Shiite Turkmens stranded in the farming community town of Amirli, following U.S. airstrikes against Sunni Islamic State group positions, 105 miles (170 kilometers) north of Baghdad, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. The Islamic State extremist group has seized cities, towns and vast tracts of land in northeastern Syria and northern and western Iraq. It views Shiites as apostates and has carried out a number of massacres and beheadings — often posting grisly videos and photos of the atrocities online. (AP Photo)
Lawmakers: Islamic State groups wants to hit USIslamic State fighters eyeing attacks beyond Iraq and inside US, lawmakers say
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Court maintenance workers dry off the court at Arthur Ashe Stadium during a rain delay at the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flightsBad Northeast weather shuts down music concerts, halts play at US Open; lightning hits 3 men
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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