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FILE - In this Thursday, May 15, 2014, file photo, Velma Cornelius protests for higher wages outside a McDonald's restaurant in Detroit. McDonald’s, Wendy’s and other fast-food restaurants are expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could lead to arrests Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, as labor organizers escalate their campaign to unionize the industry’s workers. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
Civil disobedience expected in fast-food pay fightCivil disobedience, arrests planned in fast-food protests for $15 an hour, unionization
The Associated Press28 minutes ago
Carrie Underwood announces pregnancyCarrie Underwood, husband NHL player Mike Fisher announce pregnancy on Labor Day; 1st child
The Associated Press32 minutes ago
Russell Henley hits his approach shot from the second fairway during the final round of the Deutsche Bank Championship golf tournament in Norton, Mass., Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Kirk rallies to win the Deutsche BankChris Kirk wins the Deutsche Bank, stating his case as a Ryder Cup pick
The Associated Press54 minutes ago
FILE - In this June 10, 2014, file photo, Houston Astros manager Bo Porter watches the action during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Phoenix. The Astros have fired manager Bo Porter in his second season with the club. General manager Jeff Luhnow says the decision wasn't based on Houston's record but because "we need a new direction in our clubhouse." The Astros entered Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in fourth place in the AL West with a 59-79 record, second worst in the league.  (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)
Houston Astros fire manager Bo PorterAstros, with 2nd worst record in AL, fire manager Bo Porter and cite need for 'united message'
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Atlanta Braves right fielder Jason Heyward (22) steals third base as Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Cody Asche (25) applies the late tag in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
Braves' offense goes quietly in no-hit lossAtlanta punchless as Hamels, 3 Philadelphia relievers throw a combined no-hitter
The Associated Press1 hour ago

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Carrie Underwood announces pregnancyCarrie Underwood, husband NHL player Mike Fisher announce pregnancy on Labor Day; 1st child
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
FILE - In this Sunday, March 2, 2014, file photo, Jennifer Lawrence arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. A publicist for Lawrence says the actress has contacted authorities after nude photos of her were apparently stolen and posted online. Intimate images of the Oscar-winning actress began appearing online on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, and nude images purported to be of other female celebrities were also being circulated online. The source of the leak was not immediately known.  (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP, File)
Inquiries begin into nude celebrity photo leaksOnline posting of nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence, other stars, prompt inquiries
The Associated Press1 hour ago
President Obama speaks at Laborfest 2014 at Henry Maier Festival Park Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
Obama: 'Revving' economy calls for higher wagesObama vows to stay on the case for minimum wage boost, with economy 'revving'
The Associated Press2 hours ago
This image released by Disney - Marvel shows Chris Pratt in a scene from "Guardians Of The Galaxy." (AP Photo/Disney - Marvel)
'Guardians' tops Labor Day, summer box office'Guardians of the Galaxy' wins the summer: The Marvel romp tops Labor Day, summer box office
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Actor Stellan Skarsgard poses during the photo call for the movie 'Nymphomaniac Vol II' at 71st edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
VENICE WATCH: McDormand hails female storiesVENICE WATCH: Frances McDormand hails female stories; Skarsgard praised 'fun' von Trier
The Associated Press6 hours ago

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