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Major U.S. airlines end trophy hunter shipments after Cecil outcry

Three U.S. airlines have banned the transport of lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and buffalo killed by trophy hunters, in the latest fallout from the killing of Zimbabwe's Cecil the lion.

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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Aug. 4

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Obama to unveil tougher climate change plan

President Barack Obama will unveil the final version of his plan to tackle greenhouse gases, kicking off what is expected to be a tumultuous legal battle between federal environmental regulators and coal industry supporters.

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Key Olympic powerbroker urges U.S. bid for 2024

The most powerful people in the Olympic movement have urged the U.S. to quickly find a replacement for Boston and push ahead with plans to bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics.

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U.S. to defend Syrian rebels with airpower, including from Assad

The United States has decided to allow airstrikes to defend Syrian rebels trained by the U.S. military from any attackers, even if the enemies hail from forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

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GOP prepares for big week

All 17 candidates are jockeying to get a spot on the stage of the first GOP debate, and a place in the hearts and minds of voters.

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Pittsburgh doctor linked to second Zimbabwe lion hunt probe

Zimbabwe has linked a Pennsylvania doctor to an investigation into illegal lion hunting, naming him as a client of a safari operator accused of breaching regulations.

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10 FOR TODAY: Monday, Aug. 3

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Red Cross to install smoke alarms in New Providence area

The Red Cross will be going through the neighborhoods west of New Providence Blvd. on Saturday, September 19.

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White House says Mount McKinley to be renamed Denali

Obama is citing the Interior Department’s authority to change the name.

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Labor Day gas prices at record low

Last week, the price of oil dropped below $40 a barrel.

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Police seek info about road rage incident

Clarksville police are asking any witnesses to come forward regarding a recent road rage incident on Wilma Rudolph Blvd.

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State troopers conduct major DUI enforcement effort

“Hands Across the Border” takes aim at driving under the influence.