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Family, US officials: Third US hostage held by Islamic State militants is female aid worker - @AP
Instagram launches app called Hyperlapse that speeds up shaky videos and turns them into time-lapses - @mashable
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Egyptian state TV: Ceasefire reached between Hamas, Israel to start at 21:00 GMT - @AP, @Reuters
Turner Broadcasting announces voluntary buyout program for about 6% of its US-based employees - @brianstelter
US military is flying manned and unmanned surveillance flights over northern Syria, US officials say - @NBCNews
Burger King is buying Tim Hortons for about $11 billion; company corporate headquarters will be in Canada - @AP
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NFL reinstates former Miami Dolphins player Richie Incognito who was suspended amid bullying allegations - @cnnbrk
Burger King confirms deal to buy Tim Hortons with financial assist from Buffett - @AP
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At least 19 people killed in bus crash in Egypt's Luxor, state media reports - @Reuters
Guatemala declares state of emergency in 16 of country's 22 provinces amid drought - @AP
'Breaking Bad' wins Emmy for best drama series - @nbc broadcast
'Modern Family' wins Emmy for outstanding comedy series - @nbc broadcast
Cristobal becomes a hurricane over the Atlantic with 75 mph winds; not expected to hit the US - @NHC_Atlantic
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Pentagon to send surveillance aircraft over Syria to gather intelligence on Islamist targets, officials tell @WSJ
Iraqi officials: 2 car bombs in Baghdad commercial district kill 15 people, wound 21 - @AP
Napa officials expect power to be completely restored within an hour to all customers - @abc7newsBayArea broadcast
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Report: Amazon to acquire Twitch, a live-streaming service for videogame players, for more than $1 billion - @WSJ
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Egypt and United Arab Emirates secretly launch airstrikes against militias battling for control of Tripoli - @nytimes
Officials say shooting incident at Army's Fort Lee in Virginia was an apparent suicide attempt by active duty female soldier - @NBCNews
Live video: Friends and family remember Michael Brown at funeral - @NBCNews
Army spokesperson: shooter wounded in Fort Lee incident; building on lockdown but rest of post reopens - @NBCNews
New home sales in July unexpectedly fell 2.4% to the lowest annual sales rate since March - @USATODAYmoney
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All clear given at Fort Lee, Va., after active shooter incident - @nbcwashington
More: 4-story building involved in active shooter incident at Fort Lee is headquarters building for the base - @AP
US Army post at Fort Lee, Va., is reporting an active shooter incident - U.S. Army Fort Lee Facebook page