Protestors gather outside closed union office
Another 45,000 US troops needed in Afghanistan, military adviser says
Tsongas: I won't take ObamaCare because I have better options
Deficit grew by $181 billion in July
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Alexbalk / The Awl:
The Awl announces it will end editorial operations at the end of January
Zeynep Tufekci / Wired:
Free speech online has grown even as Facebook, Google, Twitter control more attention; most effective censorship now is meddling with trust, not muzzling speech
Joe Flint / Wall Street Journal:
HBO fights streaming rivals like Netflix and Hulu with heavy marketing and a focus on quality over quantity with its original programming
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