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Obama's day: Off to Estonia - Guampdn
President Obama opens his post-Labor Day schedule Tuesday with the start of a foreign trip designed to address world crises that shadowed his summer. Obama flies late in the day to Estonia, the first leg of a trip that will also take him to Wales for a ...
Voices: Summer at Omaha Beach - Guampdn
VIERVILLE-SUR-MER, France - In an effort to prolong summer, we recently took our kids to a beach. The French have long dubbed it la plage d'or, for the golden hue of its fine sand. We Americans know it simply as Omaha Beach. What happened here 70 summers ...
Polls shows surge in support for Scottish independence - Guampdn
LONDON - A new poll suggests that support for Scotland's independence movement has gained substantial ground with less than three weeks to go before a historic referendum that will determine the future composition of the United Kingdom. The poll conducted ...
See Angelina in her wedding dress on the cover of 'People' - Guampdn
Get ready for a Brangelina stampede at your local newsstand. The wedding photos from the surprise Aug. 23 nuptials between Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie will be in the Sept. 15 issue of People magazine, which goes on sale Wednesday. You can't view photos ...
TV tonight: 'Story of Frozen,' 'NCIS,' 'Rizzoli & Isles' - Guampdn
TV's most popular drama repeats the two-part special that served as a pilot for fall's NCIS: New Orleans. It's not the most exciting idea you've ever heard, and not exactly the kind of stretch or ambition you'd like to see from TV's top-rated network.
Denver's Wes Welker returns after latest concussion - Guampdn
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. â?? Wes Welker returned to practice for the Denver Broncos Monday, nine days after suffering a concussion the Broncos' third preseason game, a sign he could be able to play in Denver's season opener on Sunday. Welker has not yet been ...
Melvin: Adam Dunn's debut with the A's was 'storybook' - Guampdn
OAKLAND â?? Adam Dunn was stoked. Invigorated. Revitalized. The same could be said for the Oakland Athletics offense, which had looked lethargic for a month and downright moribund for the last few games. Now the question is whether the renewed energy will ...
Churn and burn: Orioles buck convention to dominate AL - Guampdn
BALTIMORE -- The Baltimore Orioles spent their holiday weekend making two trades. That finished off a week in which the team with the biggest division lead in baseball recalled four players from the minors, sent three down and dropped two more from their ...
Apple preview: What to expect in iOS 8 - Guampdn
VENICE BEACH, Calif. â?? Along with a new iPhone next week, you can count on an upgrade to the iOS mobile operating system, which brings new features to iPhone users â?? even if you don't spring for the new model. We reached out to iOS developers for ...
Syrian rebels, government clash in Golan Heights - Guampdn
BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian rebels clashed with government troops on Monday in the Golan Heights, where al-Qaeda-linked insurgents abducted U.N. peacekeepers last week, activists said. The fighting was focused around the town of Hamidiyeh in Quneitra province ...