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Six couples married in mass eclipse wedding

Vanessa Palacios and Josh Skierski were one of six couples to get married in a mass ceremony Monday in Belton, S.C., just before eclipse totality.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:57 pm

Hold on to those eclipse glasses, they're likely good forever

The total solar eclipse is over, how can I recycle or reuse my eclipse glasses?
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:57 pm

Peep college campuses looking at the eclipse

"Excuse me, while I eclipse the sky." — the moon, probably.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:51 pm

How to know if you damaged your eyes during the eclipse

So you looked at the eclipse. Here's how to know if you've lost sight
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:50 pm

Alabama #1 in AP Top 25 Poll

No need to overthink it: Alabama is No. 1 in the AP preseason Top 25. The Crimson Tide became the first program in 12 years to take the top spot in the AP top 25 preseason media poll two straight years. (Aug. 21)
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:35 pm

Most Republicans see U.S. colleges as too 'liberal and political'

Gallup found 33% of Republicans are confident in U.S. colleges, compared to 56% of Democrats.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:32 pm

Missed the Solar Eclipse? You’ll Have Another Chance in 7 Years

On April 8, 2024, a total solar eclipse will traverse the United States from Texas to Maine. After that, your next shot won’t be until 2045.
Author: MAGGIE ASTOR
Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:31 pm

All the Light Trump Was Not Supposed to See. But He Peeked.

The president’s penchant for defying convention was on vivid display even during the solar eclipse, when he discarded advice about averting his eyes from the sun.
Author: MATT FLEGENHEIMER
Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:26 pm

Gunman ambushes judge outside Ohio courthouse

On Monday, authorities have said that a gunman who shot and wounded a judge outside an Ohio courthouse, has been fatally shot by a probation officer.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:23 pm

Dad of teen convicted in Steubenville rape identified as man who shot judge

Judge managed to fire back at suspect before probation officer gunned him down.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:23 pm

Eclipse, Spain, Singapore: Your Monday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
Author: KAREN ZRAICK and LISA IABONI
Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:22 pm

See total eclipse sweep across America in stunning time-lapse

People from all across North America were treated to an eclipse of the sun. Onlookers in the path of totality saw one of nature's most awe inspiring sights.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:18 pm

Coal Mining Health Study Is Halted by Interior Department

The study, begun under the Obama administration, was examining the health and environmental impacts of mountaintop-removal coal mining in Appalachia.
Author: LISA FRIEDMAN and BRAD PLUMER
Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:17 pm

Walt Whitman Bridge painters live the high life

The thrill of the job, plus a safety harness, keep bridge painters going far above the Delaware River.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:14 pm

Out There: A Reverie for the Voyager Probes, Humanity’s Calling Cards

Launched 40 years ago, the spacecraft have sailed beyond the solar system, artifacts of a civilization that may be gone before they’re found.
Author: DENNIS OVERBYE
Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:11 pm

Sempra Bid Tops Buffett and Singer in Race for Energy Future

The California-based energy company has agreed to pay $9.45 billion for the bankrupt power giant, the subject of a tussle between two billionaire investors.
Author: MICHAEL J. de la MERCED
Posted: August 21, 2017, 9:59 pm

Liberty University Alumni Return Diplomas in Protest of Trump Remarks

Dozens of alumni pledged to act after the university’s leader, Jerry Falwell Jr., defended President Trump’s response to the violence in Charlottesville, Va.
Author: MAGGIE ASTOR
Posted: August 21, 2017, 9:57 pm

Christopher Cantwell, White Nationalist in Vice Video, Braces for Charges

The authorities in Virginia have issued warrants for Mr. Cantwell’s arrest after his involvement in a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville.
Author: MATT STEVENS
Posted: August 21, 2017, 9:56 pm

AP Top Stories August 21, 2017

Here are the top stories for Monday, August 21st: Coast-to-coast total eclipse captivates country; U.S. Navy orders probe into collisions; UT-Austin removes confederate statues; Big Ben's bell goes silent for years of repairs.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 9:50 pm

What did these parents name their baby born on eclipse day?

Freedom Eubanks and her husband resolved that if their daughter arrived on the day of the eclipse that's what they would call her.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 9:44 pm

Clouds part just in time for total solar eclipse in Charleston, S.C.

A thunderstorm provided wild bolts of lightning as skies darkened, adding to the spooky atmosphere in the last big U.S. city to see the event.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 9:43 pm

'Coolest thing ever': Eclipse awes millions as it crosses USA

The astronomical phenomenon swept across the U.S. from Salem, Ore., to Charleston, S.C.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 9:41 pm

Ohio Judge Returns Fire After He Is Ambushed on Way to Court

The judge was injured and airlifted to a Pittsburgh hospital where he had surgery and was expected to survive.
Author: CHRISTINE HAUSER and CHRISTINA CARON
Posted: August 21, 2017, 9:27 pm

Solar eclipse: A timelapse shows how the eclipse looked from across the country

Photographers from across the USA TODAY NETWORK captured the eclipse from all around the country.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 9:23 pm

Pence to students: 'Be inspired' by solar eclipse

Vice-president Mike Pence enjoyed Monday's solar eclipse from atop the U.S. Naval Observatory in Washington, alongside students from the Cornerstone Christian School, who joined him for the 'Great American Eclipse' viewing event. (Aug. 21)
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 9:21 pm

Eclipse Briefing: The Solar Eclipse: Highlights From Its Path Across the United States

For the first time since 1918, an eclipse traveled across the entire United States. Where the weather cooperated, those in the path took in a remarkable show.
Author: THE NEW YORK TIMES
Posted: August 21, 2017, 9:12 pm

USS John S. McCain at Singapore Naval Base

The USS John S. McCain arrived at the Changi Naval Base in Singapore Monday. An investigation is underway by the U.S. Navy into the performance and readiness of the 7th Fleet after a collision between the USS John S. McCain and an oil tanker. (Aug. 21)
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 9:11 pm

A Total Solar Eclipse Leaves a Nation in Awe

A total eclipse that crossed the sky from Oregon to South Carolina brought out throngs of spectators, who exulted in seeing the midday sky go briefly dark.
Author: HENRY FOUNTAIN
Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:58 pm

'Probable Cause' — The vague legal term that means a lot to Trump

Much of the discussion surrounding Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference with the 2016 election comes down to two words. Video provided by Newsy
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:52 pm

Trump’s Changing Stance on Afghanistan

Before he became a candidate for president, Donald J. Trump was clear about Afghanistan. But during his campaign, he switched views.
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:29 pm

Florida day care with suspected 'hot-car death' has history of violations

A 3-year-old girl was found in distress in a van at In His Arms Christian Academy in Pensacola; authorities have yet to confirm fatality was heat-related.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:27 pm

First family watches eclipse from White House

President Donald Trump and family watch the solar eclipse together from the White House.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:18 pm

After Charlottesville, faith groups search their souls for healing

Groups like the United Methodist Church are plunging into the daunting work of healing the country's racial divide.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:08 pm

What really happened when two Trump supporters went to Howard University

"Howard University students have no time for white supremacists and neo-nazi sympathizers on our campus"
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:08 pm

Stitching Together Forests Can Help Save Species, Study Finds

As the world’s forests are carved up by roads and farms, the animals in them are vanishing. A simple fix may help.
Author: BRAD PLUMER
Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:01 pm

Time-lapse: Awesome first moments of solar eclipse

The 2017 solar eclipse's first moments were captured in Newport, Oregon.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 7:59 pm

Trump watches eclipse from White House

President Donald Trump watched the solar eclipse that is gliding across the U.S with his family at the White House on Monday. The White House itself could be seen encased in shadow during the eclipse. (Aug. 21)
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 7:42 pm

University of Texas at Austin Removes Confederate Statues in Overnight Operation

The university’s president said that violent protests over a statue of the Confederate general Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville, Va., had opened his eyes to what the monuments represented.
Author: JONAH ENGEL BROMWICH
Posted: August 21, 2017, 7:38 pm

Study: Obamacare brings longer ambulance response times

A new study finds that while more people received health insurance under Obamacare, it took longer for ambulances to respond.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 7:30 pm

Eclipse shade: Moon blocks sun on Twitter

The literal and figurative shade was met with some sass by our fiery sun.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 7:06 pm

Chief of Naval Ops orders probe into collisions

The U.S. Navy ordered a broad investigation into the performance and readiness of the Pacific-based 7th Fleet after an early morning collision between the USS John McCain and an oil tanker in Southeast Asian waters. (August 21)
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 6:56 pm

Watch live as the rare, total eclipse moves across the USA

Follow live coverage of the 2017 Solar Eclipse from the USA Today Network, including live streaming video, photo, and the latest news.
      
 
 
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 6:20 pm

California Today: California Today: The Rise of the Super Commuter

Monday: California’s brutal commutes, a tense protest in Laguna Beach, and hydrofoiling in the San Francisco Bay.
Author: MIKE McPHATE
Posted: August 21, 2017, 4:51 pm

Watch the Solar Eclipse Cross the U.S. Live

Starting in Oregon, experience the solar eclipse with coast-to-coast coverage in five states and views from planes, high-altitude balloons, modified telescopes and satellites.
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 3:04 pm

A Debate Over Speech As A Boston Common Rally Is Cut Short - WBUR


WBUR

A Debate Over Speech As A Boston Common Rally Is Cut Short
WBUR
Police estimate that 40,000 people converged on Boston Common on Saturday to protest a few dozen people attending what organizers called a free speech rally. Critics of that rally, including Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, said the event gave a platform to ...
33 arrested during Boston rally protest heading to courtWashington Post
Free speech supporters: Outnumbered, but rally was a successABC News
In Boston, Everybody Won, and Nobody DiedThe Weekly Standard
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 2:28 pm

Getting People to Enroll in Health Plans While Trump Attacks Them

Expecting little cooperation from the administration, counselors are starting earlier than usual to encourage enrollment in Obamacare, as they face new obstacles.
Author: ABBY GOODNOUGH
Posted: August 21, 2017, 2:21 pm

In the states that gave Trump the presidency, 3 in 10 Republicans are embarrassed by him - Washington Post


Washington Post

In the states that gave Trump the presidency, 3 in 10 Republicans are embarrassed by him
Washington Post
Donald Trump won the presidency on the strength of 63 million votes across the United States. More specifically, he won it on the strength of 78,000 votes in three states. His narrow wins in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin — 0.06 percent of all ...
New Polls Show Trump's Presidency Stands on Perilous GroundNBCNews.com
Afghanistan Latest Test of Trump's White HouseU.S. News & World Report
Polls: Majority in 3 key states 'embarrassed' by TrumpCNN
Washington Times -Rasmussen Reports -PennLive.com -USA TODAY
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Posted: August 21, 2017, 1:54 pm

Carjacked Lamborghini Ends Car Chase By Setting Itself On Fire - Jalopnik


Jalopnik

Carjacked Lamborghini Ends Car Chase By Setting Itself On Fire
Jalopnik
The wild Lamborghini in its natural habitat is a spectacular and majestic beast. When threatened, though, it can be quite dangerous, often resorting to the traditional Italian Supercar defense of catching on fire. That's what happened yesterday in ...
Two suspects hijack Lamborghini from valet at downtown Dallas hotelCultureMap Dallas
Two Arrested in Chase of Carjacked LamborghiniNBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

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Posted: August 21, 2017, 1:43 pm

Trump Administration Moves to Expand Deportation Dragnet to Jails

Federal officials are working with sheriffs on a legal maneuver to gain access to undocumented immigrants in local jails, a practice now limited by the courts.
Author: CAITLIN DICKERSON
Posted: August 21, 2017, 1:43 pm

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