updated 6:38 PM EDT, Tue August 19, 2014

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Out of town protestor was VERY eager to confront police; #Ferguson protest leaders steered him away.
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9 months ago, tonight was supposed to be the "Night of Cheney." #nextelection
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There's very little time left to save most endangered marine mammal, experts say http://t.co/DIdNUTAnA2 #Mexico
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Maybe 200-250 marching, much smaller crowd; fewer women and children than prev. Police presence more spread out on block
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@CNNTonight: Our live #CNNTownHall, America in Black and White, hosted by @donlemon, starts now.” #FergusonQs
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A patient who may have been exposed to the Ebola virus has been admitted to the Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento Medical Center in CA
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Elected officials had requested for one night no protests after dark. Not happening. #Ferguson
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Just ahead at 10 p.m. ET: CNN's @donlemon hosts a special town hall discussion on 'Race in America.' Don't miss it!
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President Obama was briefed on Air Force One by Deputy Nat. Sec. Advisor Ben Rhodes on the ISIS video released today
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Ron Paul defends Rick Perry, calls indictment 'a joke' http://t.co/jXtQBrBxFD http://t.co/lIWG0WaBwu
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Perry booked with his “head held high,” says he won’t be distracted by “baseless” charges: http://t.co/unUWiXw1wG http://t.co/feaUFb2ZbW
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6:47 pm ET on Tue, Aug 19th, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
How Romney made the move from presidential election loser to respected party statesman: http://t.co/JgOs2DdAcg http://t.co/HBJW2PcnYg
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Gov. Rick Perry: I'm going to fight this injustice with every fiber of my being, and we will prevail. http://t.co/8aAqKANfrF
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A lot at stake in today's Alaska GOP Senate primary: http://t.co/LQqk4M43Mg
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How things have changed in one year. @GovHowardDean hopes @HillaryClinton becomes president: http://t.co/MAGm54KFiV http://t.co/ZgQAtCMAby
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Pres. Obama addresses ‘gulf of mistrust’ between residents and law enforcement around the U.S. http://t.co/anKRKA7oIE http://t.co/EbOGpO60br
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President Obama: Attorney General Eric Holder is traveling to #Ferguson, MO on Wednesday. Watch CNN: http://t.co/8aAqKANfrF
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President Obama is scheduled to speak at 4pm ET on the situations in Iraq and #Ferguson. Watch CNN: http://t.co/8aAqKANfrF
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HRC stars in ad targeting “professional Clinton-hater” running for Congress in Virginia: http://t.co/apYpAT1fTG http://t.co/VE2WBQZxds
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Obama takes hiatus from vacation to tackle Iraq threats, Ferguson protests: http://t.co/KfeBgUjSKM http://t.co/Y13rpS1mVi
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