Romney picks Paul Ryan as running mate – Washington Post

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Romney picks Paul Ryan as running mate

Washington Post

NORFOLK — Mitt Romney has selected Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin as his running mate in the presidential race and will make the long-awaited announcement here Saturday morning. Romney's campaign told supporters at about 7 am via an iPhone app that the …

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Official: Man in Afghan security uniform kills 3 US troops – CNN

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Official: Man in Afghan security uniform kills 3 US troops

CNN

Kabul, Afghanistan (CNN) — A man in an Afghan military uniform killed three US troops Friday in southern Afghanistan, the latest in a series of assaults against NATO soldiers by Afghans clad in security force uniforms. The man opened fire on the …

Uniformed Afghan kills 3 US troops in apparently premeditated assault

Los Angeles Times

3 US troops killed by man in Afghan uniform

The Associated Press

Man in Afghan Uniform Kills 3 US Soldiers

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Analysis: Romney will pick Portman — and here’s why – Los Angeles Times

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Analysis: Romney will pick Portman — and here's why

Los Angeles Times

Like the stages of grief, the buzz about the Republican vice presidential nominee is about to enter its final phase: acceptance — at least for those on the Republican right. That's because, with every passing day, it's increasingly likely that Mitt …

Romney ad accuses Obama of waging a 'war on religion'

ABC News

Romney blasts Obama over TV ad while President pushes for economic fairness

Christian Science Monitor

New Romney ad says Obama is waging a "war on religion"

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Aftermath of Sikh shooting – Washington Post

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Aftermath of Sikh shooting

Washington Post

After a shooting at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin leaves six dead, a community mourns and the nation learns more about the gunman's ties to the white supremacy movement. A candlelight vigil is held in Oak Creek, Wis., for the victims of a mass shooting at …

In Oak Creek, Wis., hearts open to Sikhs after temple shooting

Christian Science Monitor

Wisconsin Sikh temple shooter's motives might never be known

Chicago Sun-Times

Sikh tenets of forgiveness and peace on display at vigil for Oak Creek victims

The Guardian

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Wade Michael Page: Excessive drinking cost Sikh temple shooter his military … – Washington Post

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Wade Michael Page: Excessive drinking cost Sikh temple shooter his military …

Washington Post

OAK CREEK, Wis. —Wade Michael Page, the gunman in Sunday's Sikh temple shooting, had a history of problems with alcohol, which led to him losing his military career and, more recently, a job as a trucker. Page, 40, was shot to death by a Wisconsin …

Gunman exhorted other white supremacists to act

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Temple Gunman Ex-Stepmom: 'I Wish I Had Some…

ABC News

Children who spotted shooter seen as heroes at Milwaukee Sikh temple

Chicago Tribune

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Sikh gunman washed out of Army – USA TODAY

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Sikh gunman washed out of Army

USA TODAY

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Study: Lighting plays role in clothing sales – South Florida Business Journal:

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And, in today’s economy, what a customedr sees in the mirror may be just as important as what is on thepricse tag. “The dressing room represents the finakl moment when the consumere decides whether or not to make aclothiny purchase,” said Anne Baumstarck, who did the researchu for her master’s degreer in interior design at UF. “It is where the sale is made.” Yet, she retailers often overlook the importance of how the room is thinking all shoppers need is an overhead ligh to be able to see when tryinvon merchandise.
In Baumstarck’s study, 60 females shoppers, ages 18 to 35, who tries on clothes in the dressing rooms at a Gainesvillesclothing boutique, showed a clear preference for lights installeed along the sides of the mirror to overheadx lights. When customers notice the negative aspects oftheifr surroundings, it distracts them from payingt attention to the merchandise, Baumstarck said. “Youu never want a consumer to bethinkingh ‘I hate this lighting’ instead of ‘I like this she said. Baumstarck’s study has implications for retailers and especially with theeconomic downturn, said Paulette Hebert, an Oklahoma an design professor and lightinbg expert.
"One important variable, such as dressiny room illumination, may mean the difference in a storse remaining viablein today's economy,” she said.

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Column: Pistorius Revolutionizes Olympic Notions – ABC News

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Column: Pistorius Revolutionizes Olympic Notions

ABC News

There are times when history only becomes clear with hindsight and others — rarer, more goose-bumpy — when you actu »

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UN nations condemn Syria; Russia, China seen isolated – Reuters

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UN nations condemn Syria; Russia, China seen isolated

Reuters

By Louis Charbonneau | UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – UN member states on Friday overwhelmingly voted to condemn the Syrian government at a special session of the General Assembly that Western diplomats said highlighted the isolation of Syrian President …

Syria Opposition Sees Annan Failure as Vindication of its Armed Struggle

TIME

Syria crisis: UN general assembly backs new resolution – Friday 3 August 2012

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UN General Assembly adopts resolution on Syria

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Annan Casts Blame Widely as He Resigns as Syria Envoy – New York Times

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Annan Casts Blame Widely as He Resigns as Syria Envoy

New York Times

Frustrated by the seemingly intractable Syrian conflict, Kofi Annan announced his resignation on Thursday as the special peace envoy of the United Nations and the Arab League, throwing new doubts on whether a diplomatic solution is possible.

Frustrated Annan quits as Syria peace envoy |

Reuters

UN's Syria Envoy Kofi Annan Resigns as Fighting Escalates

Businessweek

UN's Annan Draws Sympathy, Criticism as Syria Mission Fails

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