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  • Madonna gets no respect for Aretha Franklin VMA tribute

    The Queen of Pop Madonna led a tribute on Monday to the late Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA's) but angered fans who felt she spent more time talking about herself than the Queen of Soul.

    U.S.
  • Factbox: Key winners at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards

    The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards were held in New York on Monday.

    IN
  • Camila Cabello beats Beyonce, Drake for top VMA prizes

    Cuban-born Camila Cabello beat out heavy hitters Beyonce, Bruno Mars and Drake to take home the two top prizes at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) on Monday.

    in.reuters.com
  • Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha as pilgrims conduct hajj rites

    Muslims are celebrating Eid al-Adha as over 2 million pilgrims carry out the final rites of the hajj in Saudi Arabia. Pilgrims walked to a complex in Mina on Tuesday to throw pebbles at three columns. Muslims believe the devil tried to talk the Prophet Ibrahim out of submitting to God's...

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  • Welcome to PEP

    The Patient Experience Project, a patient-centric marketing and communications agency based in Saratoga Springs welcomes Whitney Hamilton as an account supervisor. She has 10 years of healthcare marketing experience and account management, campaign development, and multichannel marketing.

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  • Community calendar

    See more Calendar listings at www.saratogian.com/community. Submit items at least two weeks in advance to [email protected] Tuesday, Aug. 21 AFFIRMATIVE PRAYER WORKSHOP: Learn the powerful method of prayer developed by New Thought teacher Ernest Holmes to help you manifest more good into your life.

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  • Today in History: Aug. 21

    Today is Tuesday, Aug. 21, the 233rd day of 2018. There are 132 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 21, 1831, Nat Turner launched a violent slave rebellion in Virginia resulting in the deaths of at least 55 whites. (Turner was later executed.) On this date: In 1609, Galileo Galilei demonstrated his new telescope to a group of officials atop the Campanile (kahm-pah-NEE'-lay) in Venice.

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  • 100 years ago in the Saratogian: Aug. 21

    Wednesday, Aug. 21, 1918. A seasonal restauranteur confesses to the second murder of the 1918 Saratoga racing season, but claims that he acted in self-defense. Marcellus Hazelwood is a New York City resident but operates a restaurant on West Congress Street during the race meet. Near the restaurant, outside Patrick Lanzara's saloon, he shoots a suspected New York cop killer to death this morning.

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  • Cardi B, Ariana Grande grab attention as VMAs take on immigration

    New York rapper Cardi B kicked off the MTV Video Music Award (VMA) show on Monday, where politics quickly took center stage with a performance highlighting U.S. President Donald Trump's controversial immigration policies.

    U.S.
  • Factbox: Key winners at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards

    The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards were held in New York on Monday.

    U.S.
  • Factbox: Key winners at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards

    The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards were held in New York on Monday.

    IN
  • Cardi B, Ariana Grande grab attention as VMAs take on immigration

    New York rapper Cardi B kicked off the MTV Video Music Award (VMA) show on Monday, where politics quickly took center stage with a performance highlighting U.S. President Donald Trump's controversial immigration policies.

    in.reuters.com
  • AP Explains: Reunions of war-split Korean kin are emotional

    For the first time in three years, elderly North and South Korean relatives separated during the chaos of the 1950-53 Korean War are meeting at the North's scenic Diamond Mountain, where they'll embrace their loved ones after decades apart. Here are several things to know about the reunions,...

    ABC News
  • Ismat Chughtai: Who was the iconic feminist author?

    Google celebrates 107th birthday of groundbreaking Indian writer

    www.independent.co.uk
  • Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha as pilgrims conduct hajj rites

    Muslims are celebrating Eid al-Adha as over 2 million pilgrims carry out the final rites of the hajj in Saudi Arabia.

    Washington Post
  • Business Highlights

    ___ US firms to Trump: Don't raise tariffs on more Chinese goods WASHINGTON (AP) — Fishermen off the Alaskan coast. A Florida maker of boat trailers. A building materials distributor in Tennessee. Those and hundreds of other American businesses are delivering the same plea to President...

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  • AP Explains: Reunions of war-split Korean kin are emotional

    For the first time in three years, elderly North and South Korean relatives separated during the chaos of the 1950-53 Korean War are meeting at the North’s scenic Diamond Mountain, where they’ll embrace their loved ones after decades apart. Here are several things to know about the reunions, which will only last a few days and will likely be the last time these people see each other:

    Washington Post
  • Scottish chip shop selling Britain's most unhealthy takeaway

    The box includes fried pizza and comes with a two-litre bottle of Irn-Bru

    www.independent.co.uk