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Sheriff: Texas man killed by deputies was armed with knife

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A Texas sheriff says a man who had his hands raised as if to surrender when deputies gunned him down was armed with a knife.
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A look at where Senate Democrats stand on the Iran deal

Congress will vote this month on a resolution to disapprove of the White House-backed nuclear deal struck with Iran by the U.S., Russia, China, Britain, France and Germany. The deal aims to limit Iran’s nuclear program in exchange for hundreds of billions of dollars in relief from international sanctions.
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Migrant tempers fray as Hungary blocks trains for 2nd day

A group of migrants is escorted by Hungarian police officers onto a train which will transport them to one of Hungary's refugee and migrant camps from the Keleti Railway Station, after police stopped them from getting on trains to Germany, in Budapest, Hungary, Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015. Over 150,000 migrants have reached Hungary this year, most coming through the southern border with Serbia. Many apply for asylum but quickly try to leave for richer EU countries. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Frustrated migrants demanding free passage to Germany jostled with riot police beside Budapest's main international train station Wednesday as Hungary spent a second day trying to keep thousands of asylum seekers from spilling deeper into Europe.



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Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 dies

In this Sept. 23, 2001, photo provided by Phil Dobbs, Ruth Newman, right, celebrates her 100th birthday with her older brother Barney Barnard and younger sister Genevieve Gully in Pebble Beach, Calif. Newman, who was thought to be one of two remaining survivors of the massive 1906 San Francisco earthquake, died in July 2015, at the age of 113. (Courtesy of Philip Dodds via AP)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ruth Newman was just a child living on an outlying ranch when the Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 struck, but her memory of that day never faded, her daughter said.



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Residents: Bloody scene after Somalia attack

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A day after Islamic extremists overran an African Union military base in Somalia, shaken residents of an adjacent town were describing the daring attack and its aftermath. One resident said some soldiers may have been taken captive by the rebels.
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Tech stocks lead Wall Street higher as China fears ebb

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New YorkU.S. stocks were higher in late morning trading on Wednesday, rebounding from steep losses a day earlier, after China intervened to support its financial markets and help stem a global equities selloff. Delta was up 3 percent and American Airlines up 4 percent. The utilities index fell 0.6 percent as U.S. Treasuries yields rose after China's latest efforts to steady its markets reduced demand for safe-haven government debt.



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Obama secures key vote to protect Iran nuclear deal in U.S. Congress

Obama delivers remarks on a nuclear deal with Iran at American University in WashingtonBy Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama on Wednesday secured the 34th Senate vote needed to sustain a veto of any congressional resolution disapproving a nuclear deal with Iran, ensuring the accord will not fail in the U.S. Congress. Democratic Senator Barbara Mikulski announced her support for the agreement, becoming the 32nd Senate Democrat, along with two independents, to back a pact announced on July 14, which exchanges sanctions relief for Iran for Tehran's agreeing to curtail its nuclear program.



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Polar bears lay siege to scientists

Five hungry polar bears have surrounded a team of unarmed researchers at a remote outpost in northern Russia.










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U.S. private payrolls rise steadily; productivity revised up

Recruiter Ellen Dolores of Soligent works with job seekers at GRID Alternatives solar job fair in San FranciscoU.S. private employers maintained a steady pace of hiring in August despite recent global financial market turmoil, suggesting that labor market momentum likely remains strong enough for the Federal Reserve to consider an interest rate hike this year. The ADP National Employment Report on Wednesday showed private payrolls increased 190,000 last month. While that was below economists' expectations for a gain of 201,000 jobs, it was a step-up from the 177,000 positions created in July.



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Global stock markets experience renewed volatility

At the end of trade in Europe, London, Paris and Frankfurt similarly finished higher after see-sawing earlier in the dayGlobal stock markets faced renewed volatility Wednesday, as further evidence of slowing growth in China caused investors to question the prospects for continued global economic expansion. At the end of trade in Europe, London, Paris and Frankfurt similarly finished higher after see-sawing earlier in the day. Adding to tensions are uncertainties about whether the US Federal Reserve will raise interest rates at a policy meeting this month.



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Court hearing for 6 officers charged in death of black man

Police handcuff a protester in Baltimore on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, near the city's Inner Harbor. Dozens of protesters marched in the street after rallying at a nearby courthouse, where motion hearings for officers charged in Freddie Gray's death were scheduled. (AP Photo/Brian Witte)BALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore judge on Wednesday refused to dismiss charges against six police officers facing criminal charges in connection with the death of a black man seriously injured in their custody. He also refused to remove the prosecutor in the case.



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Sex-trafficking survivors use new ink to reclaim lives

Jennifer Kempton is a strong woman. She’s seen — and experienced — the worst of people and broken free from a life of sexual slavery and addiction.










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Factbox: U.S. Senate Democrats line up behind Iran nuclear deal

Another U.S. senator declared support on Wednesday for the U.S.-led nuclear agreement with Iran, providing a crucial 34th vote to protect it from being killed by Republicans in Congress. Democrat Barbara Mikulski provided the pivotal commitment to defending the deal negotiated by the United States and other world powers. The pact would put new limits on Iran’s nuclear program while lifting sanctions on the country.
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US Rep. Michael McCaul writing book on homeland security

FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2015 file photo, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Rep. Mike McCaul, R-Texas, emerges from a closed-door Republican strategy session on Capitol Hill in Washington. McCaul's book, "Failures of Imagination: The Deadliest Threats to Our Homeland _and How to Thwart Them," will be published Jan. 12 by Crown Forum, the publisher said Wednesday, Sept. 2. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul, a Texas Republican who chairs the House Committee on Homeland Security, has a book deal.



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Baltimore judge: Charges against police in Gray case can go forward

Members of Baltimore Police Department are pictured in this undated booking photo provided by the Baltimore Police DepartmentBy Ian Simpson BALTIMORE (Reuters) – A judge on Wednesday rejected defense motions to drop charges against six police officers in the case of a black man who died in April from injuries in police custody. Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Barry Williams also rejected a motion from the defense calling for prosecutor Marilyn Mosby and her office to recuse themselves from the Freddie Gray case. The death of Gray, 25, drew worldwide attention when it triggered protests and a day of rioting, arson and looting.



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Attorney: Officer’s takedown unfortunate, but not criminal

Former Madison, Ala. police officer Eric Sloan Parker walks into a federal courthouse, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, in Huntsville, Ala. Parker is on trial on a federal charge of using excessive force against an Indian man, 58-year-old Sureshbhai Patel, who was thrown down and partially paralyzed during a confrontation in a suburban neighborhood. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Defense attorneys for a police officer accused of excessive force when he took down an Indian man say the encounter was an unfortunate escalation of tactics, but not criminal.



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AP Exclusive: Records show university’s response to Holmes

Colorado theater shooter James Holmes appears in court, with his attorney Daniel King, to be formally sentenced, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015 in Centennial, Colo. Holmes was sentenced to life in prison without parole by Judge Carlos Samour Jr. Holmes killed 12 people and injured 70 others in the July 20, 2012 ambush. (RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via AP, Pool)DENVER (AP) — More than a month before James Holmes' rampage on a Colorado movie theater, the head of his neuroscience graduate program called a campus police officer with alarming information: Holmes had told his psychiatrist that he wanted to kill people to make up for his failure in science.



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Clooney, Bush and Biden among Stephen Colbert’s first guests

NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly nine months after exiting Comedy Central, Stephen Colbert returns Tuesday as host of CBS’ “The Late Show,” airing nightly at 11:35 p.m. EDT.
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Hunt for 3 suspects in Illinois officer’s death widens

CORRECTS SPELLING FROM GLINIEWITZ TO GLINIEWICZ- This undated photo provided by the Fox Lake Police Department shows Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz, who was shot and killed Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, in Fox Lake, Ill. Police with helicopters, dogs and armed with rifles were conducting a massive manhunt Tuesday in northern Illinois for the individuals believed to be involved in the death of Gliniewicz. (Fox Lake Police Department photo via AP)FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Law enforcement officials broadened the hunt Wednesday for three suspects in the fatal shooting of a popular veteran police officer in a small northern Illinois community after a methodical house-to-house search turned up nothing.



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Shirley Reine’s last day

Who shot Shirley Reine? Watch a special report Wednesday, September 2nd at 9 p.m. ET/PT.










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Will these Massachusetts killings ever be solved?

It’s been more than 10 years since Shirley Reine was found dead in her Falmouth, Massachusetts, home.










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Unmasked, Stephen Colbert debuts Tuesday hosting ‘Late Show’

FILE - In this Aug. 10, 2015, file photo, Stephen Colbert participates in "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" segment of the CBS Summer TCA Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. Vice President Joe Biden will be among Colbert's first guests on "The Late Show." CBS announced Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, that Biden will join previously announced guests Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and country singer Toby Keith on Sept. 10. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Colbert is about to turn a corner in his career: onto Broadway at 54th Street.



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Baltimore judge allows charges against officers in Freddie Gray case

Members of Baltimore Police Department are pictured in this undated booking photo provided by the Baltimore Police DepartmentBALTIMORE (Reuters) – Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Barry Williams on Wednesday rejected defense motions to drop charges against six police officers in the case of a black man who died in April from injuries in police custody.



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1st images of massive reef seen

An underwater camera captured the first images of a vibrant reef system off the coast of southern Australia.










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First Dane in space begins long trip to repositioned ISS

The Soyuz TMA-18M spacecraft carrying three astronauts, including the first Danish citizen ever to fly into space, launches towards the International Space StationThe first Dane in space accompanied by 26 custom-made figurines from Danish toymaker Lego blasted off from Kazakhstan on Wednesday as part of a three-man team on an unusually long two-day mission to the International Space Station. The trip by the Soyuz spacecraft is scheduled to last two days instead of the usual fast-track six hours since the ISS has raised its orbit to avoid space debris. The trio launched on schedule at 0437 GMT from the same launchpad in Kazakhstan used by Yuri Gagarin on his historic entry into the cosmos in 1961.



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Q&A: What are the signs of a ‘bear market’ for stocks

The stock market’s sharp downturn in recent weeks has pulled the three major U.S. stock indexes into what is known as a “correction.” But when does a market correction effectively end a bull market and usher in a full-blown bear market?
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