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Obama Administration Still Trying to Persuade Congress to Strike Syria

Updated: 09/03/2013 - Congress holds its first public hearing Tuesday as lawmakers decide whether to back President Obama's resolution to attack Syria. Across the Capital, the Obama Administration is blitzing lawmakers with briefings and meetings to sell the plan.

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Malala Honored at Library Opening

Updated: 09/03/2013 - The Pakistani teenager shot by the Taliban was the guest of honor at a library opening in England Tuesday.

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US News: Western Fires Continue; NJ Newborn Found in Trash; Alaskan Quake

Posted: 09/01/2013 - UPDATE: Smoke from Sierra fire reaches Yosemite Valley... Prosecutors: Newborn boy found in NJ trash pile... Dozens of aftershocks expected on Alaskan island... Feds study humpback whale endangered list removal... Okla. woman, pet kangaroo find new home at zoo...

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Syrian Update: Obama Allows Congress to Weigh In; Putin, UN Already Doing So

Posted: 09/01/2013 - Congress receives White House draft resolution on Syria... Obama made last-minute decision on Syria congressional approval... Lawmakers begin to grapple with Syria question... France to await US congressional decision on Syria... Putin urges US to hold off on striking Syria... UN: Syria attack timing idea 'grotesque'...

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World News: Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq, NKorea, Australia Updates

Posted: 09/01/2013 - Attacks in southern Afghanistan kill at least 18... Suspected US drone kills 3 militants in Pakistan... Protesters rally over lawmakers' pensions in Iraq... Yemen premier unharmed after attack by gunmen... NKorea blames US threat for aborting envoy's trip... Change of Guard coming in Australia?... Czech train collides with cows, killing 17 of them...

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Day in History: WWII Starts; Tokyo Earthquake; Korean Airline Shot Down; Elvis Buys Mom Caddy

Posted: 09/01/2013 - On September 1 - On September 1, 1939, World War II began as Nazi Germany invaded Poland. In 1923, the Japanese cities of Tokyo and Yokohama were devastated by an earthquake that claimed some 140,000 lives. In 1983, 269 people were killed when a Korean Air Lines Boeing 747 was shot down by a Soviet jet fighter after the airliner entered Soviet airspace. In 1956, Elvis Presley bought his mother, Gladys, a pink Cadillac.

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Elephant Polo in Thailand

Updated: 08/30/2013 - More than fifty elephants and a team of Thailand's famous transgender "lady boys" took part in elephant polo in the seaside town of Hua Hin, in Thailand on Thursday (August 29).

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Mexico: Tropical Storm Juliette Kills 1, Brings Damage

Updated: 08/30/2013 - Tropical Storm Juliette blew through the Pacific Mexican tourist resorts of Los Cabos and La Paz early on Thursday (August 29), killing one man, knocking down trees and causing electricity blackouts, local emergency services reported.

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U.N. Urges Patience in Syrian Conflict

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Updated: 08/29/2013 - The White House is preparing to release a report with evidence showing the Syrian government used chemical weapons against its own people. Lawmakers are pressing for more answers before the US takes action.

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UK: World Gravy Wrestling Championships

Posted: 08/28/2013 - The World Gravy Wrestling Championships were the main course at The Rose 'n' Bowl pub in Lancashire, England on Monday (August 26).

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Tokyo's Toilet Cleaning Social Club

Updated: 08/28/2013 - A group of adults and children assemble at a public toilet near a station in Tokyo on a Sunday morning at 6am.

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Germany Opens Offshore Wind Park

Posted: 08/27/2013 - It is supposed to become the main source of energy in the future: offshore wind energy. German economy minister Philipp Roesler on Monday (August 26) opened the offshore wind farm 'Bard 1' in the North Sea off the coastline of the German town of Emden.

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