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Rachel Maddow: “The Press Got Direct Instructions Today” From Obama

RACHEL MADDOW: The president reiterated that same point today saying there's no point for asking on the part of Congress before I know exactly what it is that's going to be required for us to get the job done. So dialing it back. But honestly, this is the thing. Because the president telling the media […]

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Capital Journal Daybreak: Islamic State Fills Coffers From Illicit Economy | FBI Probes Possible Hacking Incident at J.P. Morgan | Senate Map Keeps Shifting

The Journal’s morning rundown of the biggest news stories and exclusive features from Washington on politics, policy, financial regulation, defense and more. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Spy vs.Spy: Uber’s Secret Agents: Was Poaching From Lyft Unethical?

How the smartphone-based car service tried to lure drivers from its main competitor. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Federal Investigators Expel Pilots Union, UPS From Crash Probe

Federal accident investigators looking into the crash of a United Parcel Service cargo plane a year ago took the unusual step of expelling both company and pilots union reps from the probe. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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McDonnell trial: Ex-Virginia governor faces questions from prosecutors

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell faced sharp questions Monday from prosecutors about his personal finances, his interactions with a wealthy businessman and what the government claims were his attempts to conceal those details. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Ferguson And Race From White America’s Perspective, If It Switched Places With Black America

One of the most mystifying elements of race in America is the inability of white and black citizens to switch places and experience life from their fellow American’s perspective. If the tables were turned for one second, or one day, or even a week, the issue of racial profiling, or the killing of unarmed black […]

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Letter From Washington: Racial Divide in United States Defies Easy Change

The Michael Brown case recalls the expectation that Barack Obama’s election would magically transform an issue that has plagued the United States for years. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Karl: Has There Been Any Discussion About Obama Maybe Taking A Day Off From Golfing?

JON KARL, ABC NEWS: Given that the gravity of the events that he has struggled with while we've been up here, has there been any consideration, any discussion of saying, 'Hey, maybe taking a day off of golf may not be a bad idea.' Particularly yesterday — particularly dealing with the wake of what happened […]

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Virginia’s McDonnell Tells of Pursuing Loan From Businessman

The former governor testified that there was nothing illegal in his efforts and that he had done no favors for the businessman. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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A Day in the Life: Austraberta from Houston

Ed. note: This is cross-posted on the U.S. Department of Labor's blog. See the original post here. Leading up to Labor Day 2014, Secretary Tom Perez is traveling across the country to talk with Americans about how we can help more people succeed in the workplace and at home. Follow him along the way with […]

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