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The United States is skeptical in an agreement with Russia to stop violence in Syria can work, but will keep pursuing it. Obama said the U.S. and Russia still have grave differences” about what’s needed to end Syria’s civil war while speaking on the sideline of the Group of 20 Economic summit in China.
Pope Francis declared Mother Teresa a saint on Sunday, honoring the tiny nun who cared for the world’s most destitute and holding her up as a model for the Catholic Church. An estimated 120,000 people filled the St. Peter's Square for the canonization Mass.
Storm system Hermine spanned away from the U.S. East Coast, removing the threat of heavy rain, but maintaining enough power to keep beaches at risk for dangerous waves and currents. Residents in Virginia are spending Labor Day weekend cleaning up after the rains left flooded street in its path.
Atlanta Zoo says a 19-year-old giant panda has given birth to a set of twins. Zoo Atlanta said their giant panda named Lun Lun delivered the twin cubs Saturday morning. It’s Lun Lun’s second pair of twins.
Krysta Fauria, associated press with AP News Minute.