August 29, 2014

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In this Friday, July 18, 2014 photo, a contingent of Philippine U.N. Peacekeepers march past the grandstand during a turnover-of-command ceremony for the new Armed Forces chief at Camp Aguinaldo at suburban Quezon city, northeast of Manila, Philippines. Forty-four Fijian soldiers working as U.N. peacekeepers remained captive to a militant group in Syria Friday, Aug. 29, 2014 while 75 Philippine soldiers were in tense standoff with the rebels, according to the two Pacific nations. Both nations remained hopeful the impasse could be resolved without bloodshed. Philippines President Benigno Aquino III said that while the situation remained tense, there was no reason to believe his troops faced immediate danger. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)
UN: 'Very fluid' situation on held peacekeepersUN: 'Very, very fluid' situation on dozens of detained peacekeepers in Syria; talks continue
The Associated Press11 minutes ago
NYC developer makes changes in 'poor door' designNYC developer makes some changes in design of apartment building with 'poor door'
The Associated Press13 minutes ago
FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2013, file photo, Ohio State University marching band director Jonathan Waters leads the band in "Carmen Ohio" following an NCAA football game against San Diego State at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. Dozens of alumni musicians and other supporters of Waters, who was fired following an investigation concluding he knew about but failed to stop a "sexualized culture" of rituals within the band, gathered for a meeting of the university's trustees, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, serenading the event with fight songs and anthems familiar to fans of what’s known as "The Best Damn Band in The Land." A pro-Waters banner was flown overhead. (AP Photo/The Columbus Dispatch, Adam Cairns, File)  MANDATORY CREDIT
Ohio State hears from ex-band director's backersBackers of Ohio State band director fired over 'sexualized culture' ask trustees to talk more
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
Former Virginia first lady, Maureen  McDonnell, center, arrives at federal court with her daughter Cailin Young, left, and son-in-law Chris Young, right, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in Richmond, Va.  Closing arguments are expected to begin Friday in the McDonnell's corruption case.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Attorneys for ex-first lady make final argumentsAttorneys for ex-Virginia first lady say her actions might be 'tacky' but not illegal
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
This undated photo provided by Rachelle Putnam shows Ashlee Steele, left, and her sister, Kacee Tollefsbol, both were found dead of gunshot wounds Aug. 22, 2014 at Steele's home in Fitchburg, Wis. Authorities said Tuesday, Aug. 26, that Tollefsbol, called 911 before she died and identified Andy Steele, her brother-in-law, as the man who shot her.  (AP Photo/Rachelle Putnam)
Former deputy charged in double homicideFormer deputy charged with killing wife, sister-in-law in Wisconsin
The Associated Press26 minutes ago

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