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In this photo taken Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, Jessica Pimentel, of Hollywood, Fla., fills out a job application during a job fair in Sunrise. Fla. The Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
Applications for US unemployment aid slip to 298KApplications for US unemployment benefits dip to 298K, remain near pre-recession lows
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French President Francois Hollande, left,  speaks to French Environment minister Segolene Royal. after delivering his speech to French Ambassadors at the Elysee Palace, in Paris Thursday, Aug. 28. 2014. The French leader who once decried global finance and vowed a 75-percent tax on millionaires has quashed dissent from his Socialist government's left flank and appointed a well-heeled former investment banker as his new point man on the economy.   (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, Pool)
France rules out Assad as partner in terror fightFrance rules out Assad as partner in fight against terrorism, cites Libya as next crisis
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Turkey's new President Recep Tayyip Erdogan takes oath of office at the parliament  in Ankara, Turkey, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. Erdogan was sworn in as Turkey's first popularly elected president, a position that will keep him in the nation's driving seat for at least another five years. Erdogan was scheduled to appoint Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, his designated successor as prime minster and loyal ally, to form a new government, following ceremonies at the presidential palace. Just before Erdogan took the oath of office in parliament, legislators from Turkey’s main opposition party left the hall in mass in protest of the man they accuse of not respecting Turkey’s constitution.(AP Photo/Burhan Ozbilici)
Turkey's Erdogan sworn in as presidentTurkey's Erdogan sworn in as president; scheduled to appoint new government
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Bruce Aylward, WHO Assistant Director-General, speaks to the media during a press conference about the WHO briefing on the Ebola roadmap. It outlines all actions that need to be taken by affected countries and partners to bring an end to the largest and most complex recorded Ebola outbreak in history, at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, Thursday, August 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Keystone/Martial Trezzini)
UN: Ebola cases could eventually reach 20,000World Health Organization says Ebola cases underreported, may eventually hit 20,000
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
An Indian state-owned bank official takes the thumb impression of a woman before opening her account as part of a massive countrywide campaign to open millions of accounts for the poor in New Delhi, India, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.The measure is aimed at some 150 million Indians who are off the financial grid and vulnerable to black market money lenders. As an incentive the federal government is providing 100,000 rupees ($1,650) in life insurance to every account holder. (AP Photo /Manish Swarup)
India urges millions of poor to open bank accountsIndia launches initiative to open millions of zero-balance bank accounts for the poor
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
Local residents look at a burned car, hit by shelling in the town of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. The Obama administration accused Russia on Wednesday of orchestrating a new military campaign in Ukraine, helping rebel forces expand their fight in the country's east and sending tanks, rocket launchers and armored vehicles toward communities elsewhere. (AP Photo/Mstislav Chernov)
Ukraine, NATO, US: Russian forces inside UkraineMultiple accounts cite Russian fighters in Ukraine. Rebels take control of southeastern town
The Associated Press49 minutes ago
FILE - The New York Stock Exchange is shown, Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011 file photo taken in New York. Global stock markets were muted Thursday Aug. 28, 2014 ahead of U.S. economic data and possible policy announcements from Japan.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
Ukraine fears weigh on global stock marketsAs fighting continues in Ukraine, global stock markets retreat while gold gets a boost
The Associated Press51 minutes ago
In this March 23, 2014 photo, Australian Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss, right, talks with John Rice, senior search and rescue officer and mission coordinator for the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, at rescue coordination center of the Australian Maritime Safety Authority in Canberra. Just weeks before the hunt for the missing Malaysian airliner is set to resume, an Australian official said Thursday, Aug. 28, that the sprawling search area in the southern Indian Ocean may be extended farther south based on a new analysis of a failed attempt to call the plane by satellite phone. Truss said the analysis of the call, attempted by Malaysia Airlines officials on the ground soon after Flight 370 disappeared from radar, "suggests to us that the aircraft might have turned south a little earlier than we had previously expected." (AP Photo/Graham Tidy, Pool)
Phone call data may alter Malaysia jet search areaNew analysis of attempt to call Flight 370 suggests quick turn south, may alter search area
The Associated Press56 minutes ago
A U.N. peacekeeper from the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force, also known as UNDOF, walks at an observation point on Mt. Bental in the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights, overlooking the border with Syria, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. From the Israeli side of the de facto border, large clouds of smoke could be seen, as gunfire and explosions sounded in the distance. Israeli soldiers observed the fighting. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
Islamic State group kills captured Syrian soldiersActivists: Islamic State group kills dozens of Syrian soldiers captured in battle for air base
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
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  • Man charged in Sterling stabbing

    A man who was stabbed in Sterling by several males says the attack may have been gang-related, according to Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Police: Man charged in Sterling stabbing A man who was stabbed in Sterling by several males says the attack may have been gang-related, according to Loudoun County Sheriff's Office Check out this story on ... (more) WUSA-TV Washington, Tue, Aug 26 2014 @ 05:11 PM
  • Sterling man convicted of rape; faces 15 years in prison

    Geovanni Amilcar Benitez-Giron A Sterling man was convicted Aug. 21 of rape following a two-day jury trial in Loudoun County Circuit Court. Loudoun Times, Tue, Aug 26 2014 @ 01:58 PM
  • Acting Like Champions as We Celebrate Labor Day

    In celebration of the Labor Day weekend, I am providing some insight for Americans to continue our volunteer efforts where we can have direct impact on supporting the local community living in need. Patch.com, Wed, Aug 27 2014 @ 01:31 PM
  • Virginia state academic tests show stagnant scores on reading, writing

    Virginia students saw modest gains on state-mandated math tests while scores on reading and writing exams stagnated, according to state results released Tuesday. The Washington Post, Wed, Aug 27 2014 @ 11:47 AM
  • Loudoun County animal watch

    These were among cases received by the Loudoun County Department of Animal Services. The Washington Post, Wed, Aug 27 2014 @ 10:27 AM
  • Life dreams on the Leesburg stage

    Drew Clyde opened Headway, an inter-denominational church, at the Tally Ho Theatre in Leesburg. Loudoun Times, Wed, Aug 27 2014 @ 07:20 AM
  • Blue Ridge Hospice Opens New Leesburg Office in Cornwall Medical Pavilion

    Blue Ridge Hospice, a not-for-profit hospice serving Loudoun and eight surrounding counties, will celebrate their new Leesburg office with a public open house and ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, August 27, 2014. Patch.com, Tue, Aug 26 2014 @ 06:59 PM
  • Back-to-School Traffic Enforcement Campaign in Loudoun

    Summer break is coming to an end and Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman is reminding all drivers to watch for school-aged children walking to and from school, as they may forget to watch for you. Patch.com, Tue, Aug 26 2014 @ 04:51 PM
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