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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 on.mash.to/1tzZyHI
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Egyptian state TV: Ceasefire reached between Hamas, Israel to start at 21:00 GMT - @AP, @Reuters breakingnews.com/t/SuR
Turner Broadcasting announces voluntary buyout program for about 6% of its US-based employees - @brianstelter cnnmon.ie/1zylUt4
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 breakingnews.com/t/UQ7
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NFL reinstates former Miami Dolphins player Richie Incognito who was suspended amid bullying allegations - @cnnbrk cnn.it/1t8X8RJ
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 breakingnews.com/t/UQw
Guatemala declares state of emergency in 16 of country's 22 provinces amid drought - @AP bit.ly/1nwfDIC
'Breaking Bad' wins Emmy for best drama series - @nbc broadcast breakingnews.com/t/QnN
'Modern Family' wins Emmy for outstanding comedy series - @nbc broadcast breakingnews.com/t/QnN
Cristobal becomes a hurricane over the Atlantic with 75 mph winds; not expected to hit the US - @NHC_Atlantic 1.usa.gov/1AOZgiI
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Pentagon to send surveillance aircraft over Syria to gather intelligence on Islamist targets, officials tell @WSJ on.wsj.com/1mK1SpV
Iraqi officials: 2 car bombs in Baghdad commercial district kill 15 people, wound 21 - @AP breakingnews.com/t/Gz
Napa officials expect power to be completely restored within an hour to all customers - @abc7newsBayArea broadcast abc7ne.ws/1p5Munb
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Report: Amazon to acquire Twitch, a live-streaming service for videogame players, for more than $1 billion - @WSJ on.wsj.com/1p5KFqi
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Egypt and United Arab Emirates secretly launch airstrikes against militias battling for control of Tripoli - @nytimes nyti.ms/1tBPCN8
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 breakingnews.com/t/Tpm
Army spokesperson: shooter wounded in Fort Lee incident; building on lockdown but rest of post reopens - @NBCNews nbcnews.to/1lrN8kt
New home sales in July unexpectedly fell 2.4% to the lowest annual sales rate since March - @USATODAYmoney bit.ly/1lrKo6o
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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 bit.ly/1lrJ7fC
US Army post at Fort Lee, Va., is reporting an active shooter incident - U.S. Army Fort Lee Facebook page on.fb.me/1lrG47l