California becomes first state to ban plastic bags

By FENIT NIRAPPIL

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown has indicated that he is likely to sign a bill imposing the nation’s first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags as a way to address litter, primarily in waterways.

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Microsoft skips Windows 9 to emphasize advances

By BRANDON BAILEY

<pp_img type="node" title="Microsoft Windows Future" caption="FILE – In this April 2, 2014 file photo, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella gestures during the keynote address of the Build Conference in San Francisco. Microsoft plans to offer a glimpse of its vision for Windows on Tuesday, Sept.

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NASA to conduct helicopter crash test at Langley

By BROCK VERGAKIS

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — NASA engineers are preparing to crash a former military helicopter to test how various materials affect the likelihood of injuries for occupants.

The Marine helicopter has been retrofitted with three different composite subfloors for Wednesday’s full-scale crash test at NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton.

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White House Intruder Brought to Secret Service’s Attention Twice Before Breach

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Melanie Hunter

 

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’60 Minutes’ Audience Craters; Press Keeps Obama’s Name Out of Coverage

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1 student shot, 2nd in custody at NC high school

ALBEMARLE, N.C. (AP) — A student was shot by a fellow student outside a North Carolina High School on Tuesday morning just minutes before classes began, authorities said.

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Politico Mag Implies George Wallace Was GOP, Blames Country’s Divisions Entirely on Whites’ Resistance to Civil Rights

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Low-Info Libs Endanger Us All

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Tuesday Off-Topic (Moderated) Open Thread (093014)

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Positivity: Family will be center of next World Communications Day

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