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  1. GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN Getting down to business? Five days and counting. That’s all the time lawmakers have to approve some sort of spending plan to keep…

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  Longtime Cleveland Councilman Zack Reed reported to jail on Wednesday to begin serving his 10-day drunk driving sentence Around 8 a.m., Councilman Reed turned himself in to the Solon City Jail…

    1. GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN He keeps going and going and … : To call Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas the Energizer Bunny of Capitol Hill at…

1. AMERICANS MAY HAVE AIDED MALL ATTACK U.S. officials say they’re looking into a claim by Kenya’s foreign minister that “two or three Americans” were…

  1.   KENYA’S MILITARY LAUNCHES OPERATION TO END HOSTAGE CRISIS The Kenya Defense Forces says it has rescued “most” hostages and has taken control of…

  Another mass shooting, a different message from the pope and a supportive voice for Miley Cyrus… 1. POPE FRANCIS A different voice: When the new…

  1. GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN Markets soar but doom looms: The markets are at an all-time high. But the world’s largest economy might still grind to a halt.…

  Here are five things to look for today. 1. What Obama says in his speech The president will still make the case that Congress…

  1. SYRIA STRIKE Global showdown: It’s supposed to be all about the world economy, but the G-20 summit in Russia this week could become a showdown…

  The Rev. Bernice King, the youngest daughter of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., delivered a passionate speech at the 50th anniversary of her father’s…

  On August 28, 2013, it will have been 50 years since Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. led approximately 250,000 people in the March on Washington…

  An Ohio man will be charged with aggravated murder after three bodies wrapped in trash bags were found in suburban Cleveland, the mayor said…