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  1. Colo. school test scores dip slightly; achievement gap grows

    State test scores for Colorado’s public school children lost a little ground this year over last year, while the achievement gap between minorities and their white peers grew larger.
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  2. Cease-Fire In Gaza Reportedly Extended 24 Hours

    The previous cease-fire lasted five days and expired at midnight. Unlike other deal extensions, there have been no reports of rockets fired or Israeli action. Talks continue with mediators in Egypt.
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  3. Holder Seeks To Soothe Nerves During Visit To Ferguson

    The attorney general hugged community leaders, a highway patrol captain and the mother of Michael Brown during his visit, and got an update on the federal investigation into the teen's shooting.
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  4. U.S. Authenticates Video Of Militants Beheading American Journalist

    A video in which the extremist group the Islamic State claims to execute American journalist James Foley is authentic, according to U.S. intelligence analysts. Foley was abducted in Syria in 2012.
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  6. Longmont man surprised to hear he’s not a US citizen

    When he was told he was born outside the U.S., Nick Ortega thought it was a joke. But it wasn't, and it started a fight for citizenship in the only country he's ever called home.
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  7. Hamas Conflict Could Have Lingering Impact On Israel's Economy

    With a shaky cease-fire holding, Israel is starting to take stock of how much the monthlong war with Hamas will cost.
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  8. Beheading Video Sets Off Debate Over How — Or Whether — To Portray It

    A shocking video that shows an American journalist being beheaded by extremist militants has sparked outrage, along with arguments over whether the images should be restricted online.
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  10. Wreck Of World War II-Era U.S. Ship Dubbed 'Galloping Ghost' Is Found

    The USS Houston was sunk by the Japanese in 1942, killing about 700 sailors and Marines. U.S. and Indonesian divers have confirmed that a vessel in the Java Sea is the wreck of the Houston.
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