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FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2010 file photo, President Barack Obama greets supporters before speaking on the economy at the Milwaukee Laborfest in Henry Maier Festival Park in Milwaukee. The last time President Barack Obama came to Wisconsin to celebrate workers' rights on Labor Day, there was barely a hint of the turmoil that was to come just months later as public employees fought unsuccessfully to retain their ability to collectively bargain. Now, four years later, as the architect of the law that stripped unions of that power faces re-election, Obama is coming back to Milwaukee for an event also featuring Gov. Scott Walker's Democratic challenger Mary Burke. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Obama promoting economic gains as elections nearObama is highlighting positive economic trends as elections approach, though weaknesses remain
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Pro-democracy lawmaker Fernando Cheung holds a placard which reads " Central Government break the promise " as he protests against Li Fei, deputy secretary general of the National People’s Congress Standing Committee, during a briefing session in Hong Kong Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. China's legislature on Sunday ruled out allowing open nominations in the inaugural election for Hong Kong's leader, saying they would create a "chaotic society." Democracy activists in the Asian financial hub responded by saying that a long-threatened mass occupation of the heart of the city "will definitely happen." (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reformBeijing official faces rare show of defiance in Hong Kong on decision to limit vote reform
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Placido Domingo closing act at London festivalFamed tenor Placido Domingo is the closing act at London festival
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, right, speaks with Japan's Finance Minister and former Prime Minsiter Taro Aso at the start of their meeting at a Tokyo hotel Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. Modi was on his official visit to Japan. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT
Modi visit draws pledges of support from JapanIndia Prime Minister Modi wins pledges of support from Japan government, industry
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Protesters wash their faces from a leaking water supply as they suffer from tear gas fired by police to disperse them during a clashes near prime minister's home in Islamabad, Pakistan on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. Thousands of anti-government protesters tried to raid the official residence of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, sparking clashes with police that killed a few people and wounded hundreds amid cries for the premier to step down, officials said Sunday. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)
Pakistani police, protesters clash anew in capitalPakistani protesters, police clash as demonstrators try to push into government complex
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Stanislaw Tillich, governor and Christian Democratic Union Party, CDU, top candidate for the regional parliament elections in Saxony, arrives together with his wife Veronika after the state parliament elections in the German state of Saxony in Dresden, Germany, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)
Merkel aide downplays anti-euro party's successAide to Germany's Merkel seeks to downplay anti-euro party's success in state election
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FILE - In this March 17, 2014 file photo, people walk past a company logo at the headquarters of Alibaba Group in Hangzhou, in eastern China's Zhejiang province. Foreigners who want to buy Alibaba Group shares in the Chinese e-commerce giant’s U.S. public offering will need to get comfortable with an unusual business structure. Alibaba’s online and mobile commerce businesses will be controlled by a “variable interest entity,” an arrangement meant to allow investors to buy into Internet and other businesses in which Beijing bans or limits foreign ownership. (AP Photo/File)  CHINA OUT
Alibaba IPO comes with unusual structureAlibaba IPO comes with unusual business structure that is price of admittance to China growth
The Associated Press6 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 23, 2014, file photo, people stand on a high deck at Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J. Revel is shutting down a little over two years after opening with high hopes of revitalizing Atlantic City’s struggling gambling market. The hotel closes Monday, Sept. 1, followed by the casino Tuesday. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)
Revel starts shutdown Monday after just 2 years$2.4B Revel Casino Hotel starts shutdown Monday after just over 2 years in Atlantic City
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this image made from an undated cartoon broadcast on state-run al-Iraqiya TV in Iraq, a cartoon character, shown with an Arabic word meaning member or supporter of the Islamic State group, and "ISIS" the outdated acronym of the group, appears before a cartoon show. Television networks across the Middle East have begun airing cartoons and comedy programs using satire to criticize the group and its claim of representing Islam. And while not directly confronting their battlefield gains, the shows challenge the legitimacy of the Islamic group and chips away at the fear some have that they are unstoppable. (AP Photo/al-Iraqiya)
Islamic State group becomes target of Arab satireArab satire tries to puncture mystique of Islamic State group as it marches across Syria, Iraq
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