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President Donald Trump speaks at the National Convention of the American Legion, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, in Reno, Nev. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
The Latest: White House says Trump shutdown threat seriousThe White House isn't walking back President Donald Trump's threat of a government shutdown over his promised Southern border wall
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File-This Aug. 10, 2017, file photo shows Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Chad Henne looking for a receiver in the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the New England Patriots, in Foxborough, Mass.  The Jaguars name a starting quarterback for their preseason game against Carolina, and all indications are it will be Henne. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm, File)
Jaguars bench Bortles, turn to Henne for next preseason gameChad Henne will start Jacksonville's preseason game against Carolina in place of Blake Bortles
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Vice President Mike Pence listens as Venezuelan exile Maria Eugenia Tovar speaks during a meeting with the exile community at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, in Doral, Fla. Tovar is holding a photo of her daughter who was killed in Venezuela during a protest. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
Pence in Florida: US won't stand by as Venezuela crumblesVice President Mike Pence addressed a sympathetic crowd of Venezuelans in South Florida as he assured them the U.S. will use its economic and diplomatic power to push for free elections.
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Supporters of President Donald Trump rally across the street from hundreds of anti-Trump protesters Anti-Trump protesters near the Reno-Sparks Convention Center while Trump addressed the national convention of the American Legion, in Reno, Nev., on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017.  (AP Photo/Scott Sonner)
Within 24 hours, a pair of wildly different Trump speechesWithin a 24-hour span, President Donald Trump delivered one speech in which he tore into the media and members of his own party, and then a second in which he called for national unity and love
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President Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson step off Air Force One upon their arrival in Reno, Nev., Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)Donald Trump and
HUD says Carson did nothing wrong by appearing with TrumpLegal experts say it doesn't look like Housing Secretary Ben Carson broke federal law by appearing with President Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Phoenix
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FILE - In this June 6, 2017 file photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. listens as President Donald Trump, speaks in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. The rift between President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is poised to have lasting consequences on the GOP legislative agenda and Republicans' re-election prospects.   (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
Trump-McConnell feud threatens Republican agendaPresident Trump's clash with his own party's Senate leader threatens to undermine Republican agenda at high-stakes moment
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Meaning of 'clean coal' mentioned by Trump unclearPresident Donald Trump invoked "clean coal" at his rally in Phoenix, but the term remains ambiguous
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In this image taken from video Rotterdam Mayor Ahmed Aboutaleb speaks to the media in Rotterdam, Wednesday Aug. 23, 2017, after a concert by an American rock band was cancelled Wednesday night following a threat. Police detained the driver of a van with Spanish license plates carrying a number of gas tanks inside. (RTL via AP)
The Latest: Stopped van thought unrelated to Spain attacksA Spanish counterterrorism official says a van with a Spain license plate that was detained in the Rotterdam is not connected to the attacks that killed 15 people in Spain last week
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A body recovered from the Xingu River lies covered by a blue tarp during a search and rescue mission for the passengers of the "Comandante Ribeiro" that sank the night before, in the Brazilian state of Para, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. The Para state public security office said 15 people made it to the shore and 10 bodies were recovered, while the rest were unaccounted for. Authorities said the cause of the boat sinking was not immediately clear. (Alexandre Cardoso via AP)
10 dead, dozens missing after boat sinks on Brazil riverAuthorities say a boat carrying 70 people has sunk on a major river in northern Brazil, leaving at least 10 dead and dozens missing
The Associated Press44 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 26, 2013, file photo opponents of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi wave Egyptian flags and hold a poster depicting then general, Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, while another holds an modified image of then President Barack Obama, showing him bearded and turbaned, near the presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt. Washington’s surprise decision on Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017, to cut or delay nearly $300 million in aid to Egypt is the first time the Trump administration has publicly called out Cairo on its poor human rights record. It was also the latest twist in a decades-old relationship marked by dependence and disappointment on both sides. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar, File)
Trump administration calls out Egypt on human rightsWashington's surprise decision this week to cut or delay nearly $300 million in aid to Egypt is the first time the Trump administration has publicly called out Cairo on its poor human rights record
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CORRECTS FROM ESTEVES TO ESTAVEZ - Ana Estevez, mother of Aramazd "Piqui" Andressian Jr., weeps as she speaks to reporters outside Los Angeles County Superior Court in Alhambra, Calif., after her estranged husband Aramazd Andressian Sr. was sentenced for the boy's murder Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. Aramazd Andressian Sr, who admitted killing his 5-year-old son amid a bitter custody battle, was sentenced Wednesday to 25 years to life in prison. South Pasadena, Calif., Police Chief Art Miller is at center. (Walt Mancini/Los Angeles Daily News via AP)
California dad gets 25 to life in son's smothering deathA California father who admitted killing his 5-year-old son amid a bitter divorce was sentenced to 25 years to life at a hearing where his sobbing estranged wife wished him eternal hell
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Critics: Utah horse meeting is secretive 'slaughter summit'Federal scientists and mostly rural interests are gathering at a wild horse conference in Utah that mustang protection advocates claim is intended to promote increased roundups and eventual slaughter of tens of thousands of animals across the West.
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