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HIGHLIGHTING

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TROPICAL WEATHER (sent, developing)

SEPT 11 ANNIVERSARY (sent, developing)

SEPT 11 ANNIVERSARY-TRUMP (upcoming)

SEPT 11 ANNIVERSARY-POLITICS (upcoming)

NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIMARY (sent, developing)

AP POLL-RELIGION AND-POLITICS (sent)

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WHAT WE'RE TALKING ABOUT

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NIKE PURCHASES-KENNER — Louisiana mayor bans Nike products from parks and recreation. SENT: 450 words, photos.

FILM-DOWNTON ABBEY — Filming has begun for the "Downtown Abbey" movie, Lady Mary sends out photo. SENT: 85 words, photo.

PEOPLE-ALEX TREBEK — Alex Trebek sported a beard as he launched the 35th season of "Jeopardy!" and the look has led to a poll. SENT: 130 words.

MAN FREED-DOG — Discovery of dog saves Oregon man from sex-crime conviction. SENT: 830 words, photos.

CALIFORNIA-CONDOR-SHOT — Reward offered in shooting of endangered California condor. SENT: 120 words, photo.

VIETNAM-DOG MEAT —Vietnam's capital urges residents to stop eating dog meat. SENT: 140 words.

NY FASHION WEEK-PROENZA SCHOULER — Back from Paris, Proenza Schouler designers go all-American. SENT: 510 words, photos.

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NATIONAL

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TROPICAL WEATHER — With mandatory evacuations already issued for parts of three East Coast states, millions of Americans are preparing for what could become one of the most catastrophic hurricanes to hit the Eastern Seaboard in decades. By Jonathan Drew. SENT: 970 words, photos, graphic, interactive. TOP VIDEO: — US Hurricane Florence Preps (CR) — Forecaster: Florence could bring flash flooding. With TROPICAL STORMS-CAROLINAS — Florence could hit with punch not seen in more than 60 years; TROPICAL WEATHER-THE LATEST; TROPICAL WEATHER-HAWAII — Tropical Storm Olivia approaches Hawaii with wind, rain.

SEPT 11 ANNIVERSARY — Americans are commemorating 9/11 with somber tributes, volunteer projects and a new monument to victims, after a year when two attacks demonstrated the enduring threat of terrorism in the nation's biggest city. Thousands of 9/11 victims' relatives, survivors, rescuers and others are expected at the anniversary ceremony at the World Trade Center, while Trump and Vice President Mike Pence will head to the two other places where hijacked planes crashed on Sept. 11, 2001, in the deadliest terror attack on American soil. SENT: 650 words, photos. UPCOMING: Developing, with ceremony underway. With SEPT 11 ANNIVERSARY-TRUMP — President Donald Trump is marking 17 years since the worst terrorist attack on U.S. soil by visiting the Pennsylvania field that became a Sept. 11 memorial. SENT: 460 words. UPCOMING: Updates from 9:45 a.m. service, 700 words by 1 p.m., photos.

SEPT 11 ANNIVERSARY-POLITICS — Four presidential campaigns. Eight congressional elections. The longest wars in American history, at a cost of $1.5 trillion. Politics has been an unavoidable part of the 9/11 story, a test of leaders unlike any other. A look at how the tragedy has played out in American politics. UPCOMING: 800 words by 1 p.m., photos. With SEPT 11 ANNIVERSARY-TERROR THREAT — A panel of terrorism experts says the global threat of extremism has grown in the past 17 years despite costly U.S. military action that has killed large numbers of terrorists. UPCOMING: 750 words by 4 p.m., photos.

DALLAS OFFICER-MISTAKEN APARTMENT — Attorneys for the family of a black man who was shot and killed by a white Dallas police officer who says she mistook his apartment for hers are criticizing an affidavit that gives a narrative of what happened. SENT: 1,020 words, photos, videos.

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WASHINGTON/POLITICS

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NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIMARY — Voters are choosing from 17 candidates for an open U.S. House seat, with 11 Democrats — including Bernie Sanders' son, Levi — and six Republicans on the ballot in New Hampshire's statewide primary. There are also races for another House seat and for governor. By Holly Ramer. SENT: 500 words, photos. UPCOMING: Developing; first polls close at 7 p.m. With NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIMARY-THE LATEST; NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIMARY-HOUSE; NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIMARY-GOVERNOR.

AP POLL-RELIGION AND-POLITICS — Religion's role in politics and public policy is in the spotlight as midterm elections approach, yet relatively few Americans consider it crucial a candidate be devoutly religious or share their religious beliefs, new AP poll finds. SENT: 1000 words, photos, graphic.

UNITED STATES-INTERNATIONAL COURT — America's long-running reluctant relationship with the International Criminal Court came to a crashing halt as decades of U.S. suspicions about the tribunal and its global jurisdiction spilled into open hostility, amid threats of sanctions if it investigates U.S. troops in Afghanistan. SENT: 1,000 words, photos.

CONGRESS-HEALTH OVERHAUL — Arizona's new senator says he'd vote to repeal the nation's health care law. That's one additional Republican ready to obliterate the statute because his predecessor, the late Sen. John McCain, helped derail the party's drive with his fabled thumbs-down vote last year. It could well be too little, too late. SENT: 950 words, photo.

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INTERNATIONAL

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AFGHANISTAN — A suicide bomber detonated his explosives-filled vest among a group of people protesting a local police commander in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing 32 and wounding about 130, a provincial official said. SENT: 330 words, photos.

ETHIOPIA-ERITREA — Celebrating their dramatic diplomatic thaw, the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea officially open the border where a bloody war and ensuing tensions had divided them for decades, with emotional residents embracing after years of separation. SENT: 520 words, photo. With ETHIOPIA-ERITREA-THE LATEST.

KOREAS-TENSION — South Korea's president urges both North Korea and the United States to "make bold decisions" to break a deepening diplomatic impasse over the North's nuclear ambitions, saying he'll continue to act as mediator. SENT: 640 words, photos.

ZIMBABWE-CHOLERA — Zimbabwe declares cholera outbreak after 20 deaths. SENT: 250 words.

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BUSINESS

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CHINA-NEW-SILK-ROAD — Chinese-financed railways and other projects in Africa and Asia are helping to reduce economic inequality between regions in the countries where they are built, a group of multinational researchers say. By Business Writer Joe McDonald. SENT: 850 words, photos.

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HEALTH/SCIENCE

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LASKER AWARDS — The Lasker awards honor four scientists for discoveries about genetics and development of a widely used general anesthetic nicknamed "milk of amnesia." By Science Writer Malcolm Ritter. SENT: 340 words, photos.

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ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT

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CBS-MOONVES-WATERSHED MOMENT? — Is the departure of Les Moonves from CBS a watershed moment for the #MeToo movement? He is the most powerful CEO to be brought down by sexual misconduct allegations since the Harvey Weinstein scandal galvanized the movement nearly a year ago. But CBS Corp. is facing a barrage of criticism for its handling of the allegations. Some activists are slamming the corporation for taking too long to push him out, thanking him in its announcement of his departure and holding out the possibility that he will receive a generous compensation package. Others say his downfall still serves as warning that even the most powerful corporate bosses cannot hide from sexual misconduct allegations. By Alexandra Olson. UPCOMING: 900 words by 2 p.m., photo.

TV-EMMYS MAKEOVER — The Emmy Awards broadcast will have a familiar "Saturday Night Live" ring to it. Next Monday's ceremony on NBC is being produced by Lorne Michaels, creator of the long-running sketch show. SENT: 1,140 words, photo.

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SPORTS

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SERENA-SHOWING EMOTION — When Serena Williams told the umpire at the U.S. Open final that he owed her an apology, that he had stolen something from her, and then she got penalized for her words, Breea Willingham could relate to her frustration and anger. Willingham isn't a tennis star, but she is a black woman. She and others like her say Williams' experience resonates with them because they are often forced to watch their tone and words in the workplace in ways that men and other women are not. SENT: 800 words, photos, video.

INDYCAR-SAM SCHMIDT — IndyCar's Sam Schmidt was left a quadriplegic from a racing accident and the team he later created has suffered a series of tragedies and setbacks. By Auto Racing Writer Jenna Fryer. SENT: 970 words, photos.

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