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August 2, 2010

Editor's note: Here's a look at what we're following and talking about this morning. Chime in on what you're talking about in the comments below, or on our blog or Facebook page.

What we're following:

- President Obama will deliver a major speech on the Iraq War later today

- Gulf crews prepare to begin 'static kill'

- Widows of Deepwater Horizon rig workers fight for justice

And did you see...

- Sleeping in on Sunday can give you a big boost on Monday

- Thirsty Nation: U.S. Drinking rate rises to 15 year high

- Thanks for making time for us between visits to Facebook and Twitter

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