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at 01:06 on September 01, 2014, EDT.

Famed tenor Placido Domingo is the closing act at this year's iTunes Festival

LONDON - Placido Domingo will be taking the final bow at this year's iTunes Festival.

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at 23:45 on August 31, 2014, EDT.

Federal judge blocks enforcement of restrictive Louisiana abortion law

BATON ROUGE, La. - A federal judge has temporarily blocked Louisiana from enforcing its restrictive new abortion law. But lawyers and advocates appeared to disagree about whether the judge's order affects doctors at all five abortion clinics in the state or only those at three clinics whose lawsuit challenges the measure.

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at 21:50 on August 31, 2014, EDT.

Joan Rivers' daughter: 'We are keeping our fingers crossed' about comedian's recovery

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Joan Rivers' loved ones said Sunday that they remain hopeful about her recovery three days after she went into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office.

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at 20:58 on August 31, 2014, EDT.

After taking Libya's capital, Islamist militia group now guards US Embassy and its residences

TRIPOLI, Libya - An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital now guards the U.S. Embassy and its residential compound, a commander said Sunday, as onlookers toured the abandoned homes of diplomats who fled the country more than a month ago.

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at 19:32 on August 31, 2014, EDT.

City of Fairbanks has spent $7,000 defending mayor's $37.50 elections fine

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The city of Fairbanks has so far spent about $7,000 appealing a $37.50 elections fine levelled on the mayor.

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at 19:31 on August 31, 2014, EDT.

Putin calls for talks; Ukraine says rebels fire on border guard vessel in Azov Sea

KIEV, Ukraine - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday called on Ukraine to immediately start talks on a political solution to the crisis in eastern Ukraine.

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