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Clerk defies US high court, denies gay marriage licenses
A Kentucky county clerk, defying a new U.S. Supreme Court decision, rejected requests for marriage licenses from three same-sex couples on Tuesday in a deepening legal standoff now two months old, attorneys for the couples said. Citing her religious ...
Defying court, Kentucky clerk denies gay-marriage licenses 'under God's authority'Washington Post
The Latest: Clerk Called to Hearing Over Marriage LicencesNew York Times
Kentucky clerk still won't issue same-sex marriage licensesFox News
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New York Times

Keleti Train Station in Budapest Cuts Off Service to Migrants Amid Crisis
New York Times
BUDAPEST — Keleti train station here, which has emerged as ground zero in Europe's spiraling migration crisis, cut off service to migrants on Tuesday as European countries remained bitterly divided and confused over how to handle the situation.
Migrant chaos at Budapest train station; Germany says EU rules still holdReuters
Migrant crisis in Europe deepens; Hungary briefly closes train stationLos Angeles Times
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ABC News

Donald Trump: I'll Change Denali Back to Mount McKinley
ABC News
Donald Trump, apparently assuming he will secure the White House, tweeted on Monday evening that he would reverse the decision announced by President Obama to change the name of Alaska's Mount McKinley back to the traditional name Denali, saying ...
Leave McKinley his mountainWashington Post
Obama Pushes for More US Ice-Breaking Might in ArcticNewsweek
Call for Arctic icebreakers could hurt Great LakesDetroit Free Press
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Pope Francis Will Travel Through Central Park
Pope Francis waves as he arrives in the popemobile to deliver a mass at Nu Guazu JUAN MABROMATA—AFP/Getty Images Pope Francis waves as he arrives in the popemobile to deliver a mass at Nu Guazu field in the outskirts of Asuncion, Paraguay on ...
Pope: Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion'
Pope Francis to allow priests to forgive abortionUSA TODAY
Pope Francis allows priests to forgive women who have had abortionsFinancial Times
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Lindsey Graham: Ben Carson 'nice guy', but more than surgery experience needed
Washington (CNN) South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham, who is toiling at the back of the expansive pack of Republican candidates, said Tuesday that he was confident voters would look past Ben Carson's surgery experience and land on his foreign policy.
WATCH: Trump praises 'highly respected' N.J. pollster Christie
First Read: Ben Carson's Outsider
2016 primary voters flirt with political outsider candidatesAl Jazeera America
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ABC News

Within Clinton's circle, resentments against Obama persisted for years
Washington Post
This story has been updated. Within Hillary Clinton's inner circle, resentment over her defeat by President Obama in the bitter 2008 Democratic primary festered well into his presidency, as evidenced by a string of e-mails from one of her most frequent ...
Clinton confidant called Boehner 'lazy,' 'alcoholic' in emailUSA TODAY
Emails Show How Hillary Clinton Valued Input From Sidney BlumenthalNew York Times
Longtime Clinton adviser Blumenthal slammed Boehner as 'alcoholic' and 'lazy ...Fox News
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IS militants destroy ancient Temple of Bel
A satellite image shows that the main building of the ancient Temple of Bel in the Syrian city of Palmyra has been destroyed. It was taken a day after a massive explosion was set off near the 2,000-year-old temple by Islamic State militants. Loading ...
Satellite Images Show ISIS Destruction of Ancient TempleABC News
Why ISIS blew up Syria's iconic Bel templeChristian Science Monitor
Ancient Palmyra Temple Completely Destroyed, UN SaysWall Street Journal
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Star Wars: Battlefront's multiplayer beta launches early next month
The Verge
One of the most exciting things about Star Wars: Battlefront is its multiplayer mode, which features massive space battles where you can pilot iconic ships like the Millennium Falcon. And you'll be able to experience the madness for yourself before the ...
Star Wars Battlefront Public Beta
Star Wars Battlefront Beta to Debut in
Here's how you can play 'Star Wars Battlefront' before it launches this fallBGR
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New York Daily News

Illinois police officer shot, prompting manhunt
New York Daily News
An Illinois police officer was shot Tuesday morning, prompting a manhunt for two armed suspects outside Chicago, authorities said. The officer was shot near Fox Lake, about 55 miles north of the city, Lake County Sheriff's officials said. The identity ...
Fox Lake high school on lockdown for police investigationChicago Sun-Times
Manhunt in Lake County after Fox Lake police officer shotChicago Tribune
BREAKING NEWS: Fox Lake School On Lockdown; Police Officer ShotCBS Local
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Beirut protesters occupy ministry and call anti-government rally
BEIRUT Dozens of protesters occupied the environment ministry in the Lebanese capital Beirut on Tuesday calling on minister Mohamad Al Machnouk to resign over a rubbish disposal crisis, the latest in a wave of protests against the paralysed political ...
How Lebanon's trash crisis could lead to chaosToronto Star
Lebanese Group Stages Sit-In at Ministry Over Trash CrisisNew York Times
Lebanese Protesters Storm Environment Ministry Amid Trash CrisisHaaretz
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Local News For Lansing, MI

Upset special: Lansing Waverly at Lansing Eastern wins MLive Game of the Week poll
Lansing Catholic's Eli Whitney (48) tries to escape a tackle during their game against Waverly at Marazita Stadium in Waverly Friday, August 28, 2015. (Danielle Duval | Danielle Duval | Photos from Lansing Waverly's 28-13 ...


Council supports East Michigan Avenue's revitalization
Lansing State Journal
LANSING – Plans for an over $350 million dollar makeover of East Michigan Avenue took a big step forward Monday night after City Council voted unanimously to approve the revitalization of two properties. Council members approved a Valdosta, ...
Skyvue recieves unanimous approval from Lansing City CouncilWLNS

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Ohio Gov. John Kasich brings White House bid to Lansing
This was Kasich's second stop in mid-Michigan since announcing his run for the White House. Guatemala lawmakers escorted into Congress amid crisis. Updated: 1 min ago. GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalan civilians backing the ouster of President ...
Presidential Candidate Makes Campaign Stop In MichiganWILX-TV

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Robert Turpin, civic leader in Lansing and Pontiac, dies
Lansing State Journal
Dr. Robert Turpin, one of Pontiac's first black dentists and a community leader in Pontiac and Lansing, died Aug. 20, according to his son, Dr. Bruce Turpin. He was 93 years old. “He was a statesman and was well-respected,” said Griffin Rivers, who met ...

Lansing Football Rankings: Mason makes monster move, CAAC Red crowds Catholic ...
Mason senior running back Hunter Holbrook carries the ball against Okemos on Thursday. (Mike Kohon | By Mike Kohon | on August 31, 2015 1:19 PM, updated August 31, 2015 2:05 PM. Capital Area Activities Conference Red means ...

City of Lansing, private partners give needy families back-to-school basics
The city of Lansing and a number of public and private organizations are helping to provide basic services for hundreds of children heading back to school. Current State's Kevin Lavery stopped by the Lansing Center to talk to some of the people involved.

3D mammogram machines coming to Lansing area hospitals
Lansing State Journal
CHARLOTTE – One month after her annual mammogram came back normal, Maureen Hillary found the lump in her breast. It was stage 2 breast cancer, and her mammogram did not show it because, like millions of women in the U.S., Hillary has dense breast ...

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Lansing can make a statement with Capital City River Run
Lansing State Journal
In just a few short weeks the running community will converge on Lansing when the annual Fifth Third Capital City River Run Weekend of Races takes place, Sept. 19 and 20 in downtown Lansing. The weekend will feature a 5k, half marathon and — for the ...

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Argus Press

Michigan House panel mulls 2 lawmakers' fitness for office
Argus Press
Rep Cindy Gamrat, R-Plainwell, faces a large group of media as the House Select Committee on the Qualifications of Reps Courser and Gamrat meets in the House Appropriations room on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, at the Capitol in Lansing, Mich.

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“Kids Connect” Connects Lansing students with back to school needs
The line was out the door starting to wrap around the building this afternoon— and Lansing officials say they are not surprised. They had some parents waiting at the door at 4 o clock this morning to be the first in line for kids connect— a free ...
Eye exams, immunizations help kids get ready for schoolLansing State Journal
Low-Income Students Prepare for SchoolWILX-TV
Officials push immunizations as part of back-to-school eventsMichigan Radio

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