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  1. Mitch McConnell Widens Lead Over Alison Lundergan Grimes In New PollRead the original story w/Photo

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    Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks at the Whayne Supply headquarters while campaigning during a two-day bus tour of eastern Kentucky Aug. 7, 2014.

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  2. Harry Reid's College To Drop Name From Campus BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

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    A University that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid attended is dropping the powerful senator's name from a campus building after school officials said it caused branding issues.

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  3. Elizabeth Warren Defends Israeli Shelling of Gaza Schools, HospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Switched

    The Israeli military has the right to attack Palestinian hospitals and schools in self defense if Hamas has put rocket launchers next to them, Sen. Elizabeth Warren said last week at a local town hall , according to the Cape Cod Times.

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  4. Paul Ryan Says He'll Wait Until 2015 To Decide On A Presidential BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Switched

    While Rep. Paul Ryan hasn't announced plans to run for president in 2016, he is certainly open to the possibility, telling Larry King in an interview set to air Thursday, "I'll make my mind up with my family in 2015."

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  5. Obama Once Again Faces The Congress Question On SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Switched

    One year ago, President Barack Obama was barreling toward airstrikes in Syria when he abruptly announced that he first wanted approval from congressional lawmakers.

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  6. Bill, Melinda Gates Donate $1 Million To Gun Control CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Switched

    US businessman, inventor and philanthropist Bill Gates, co-chair of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, delivers a speech after receiving an honourary degree during a ceremony at Addis Ababa University in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on July 24, 2014.

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  7. With His Plane Grounded, John Kerry Took A Commercial Flight Back From HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Switched

    The globe-trotting U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was forced to catch a commercial flight on Thursday after his U.S. Air Force plane encountered technical difficulties before takeoff from Hawaii at the end of a nine-day round-the-world trip.

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  8. Judge Rejects Hanabusa's Request To Delay Makeup PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Switched

    A Hawaii judge upheld the timing of a makeup primary election Thursday for more than 8,000 voters on the Big Island despite a last-minute challenge from a Senate candidate who said they should have more time to recover from a tropical storm.

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  9. Glenn Grothman Wins The Republican Nomination In Tight Wisconsin House PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Switched

    State Sen. Glenn Grothman has won the Republican nomination in the race to represent Wisconsin's 6th District in the U.S. House of Representatives, the Associated Press reports .

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  10. Chris McDaniel Lists His Own Lawyer's Vote As TaintedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Switched

    The Tea Party-backed U.S. Senate candidate in Mississippi challenging his loss in the June Republican primary has moved to have his own lawyer's vote in the election stricken on the grounds that it was tainted by a poll worker.

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  11. Mike McFadden Wins Minnesota Senate Primary To Challenge Al FrankenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Switched

    MARCH 21: U.S. Sen. Al Franken speaks at a news conference March 21, 2012 at the U.S. Capitol March 21, 2012 in Washington, DC.

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  12. White House Changes Course On Key Piece Of Lobbyist BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Switched

    More than four years after prohibiting lobbyists from serving on some federal agency boards, the White House appears to be changing course.

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  13. Congress Knows It Has A Lot Of 'Work' To Do, But Clearly, Something Is 'Not Working'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Switched

    As Congress enjoys a five-week summer recess , its body of "work" has already reached historically low levels in one key area.

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  14. 90 Years On, The Fight For The Equal Rights Amendment ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | Switched

    MARCH 22: A woman hold up a sign as members of Congress and representatives of women's groups hold a rally to mark the 40th anniversary of congressional passage of the Equal Rights Amendment outside the U.S. Capitol March 22, 2012 in Washington, DC.

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  15. Obama: U.S. Airstrikes, Aid In Iraq Continues With No Set 'Timetable'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | Switched

    U.S. President Barack Obama addresses the nation from the State Dining Room of the White House on August 7, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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  16. Lamar Alexander Defeats Tea Party Challenger In Tennessee Senate PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Switched

    OCTOBER 11: U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander speaks to members of the media at the Capitol October 11, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.

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  17. John Walsh Withdrawing From Senate Race Amid Plagiarism ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Switched

    Sen. John Walsh is dropping out of his Senate race following allegations he plagiarized while working on his masters' thesis at the United States Army War College in 2007.

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  18. Elizabeth Warren Weighs In On The 'Having It All' DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Switched

    Can women truly have it all? Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, whose atypical path to Washington gives her a unique perspective on the work-life debate, weighed in on the hotly debated topic during a recent talk on the #OWNSHOW .

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  19. Let This Aerial Island Video Seduce You Into Buying A Plane Ticket, Right. Now.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Switched

    Ever heard of Palawan Island? If your answer is no, that's OK. In less than three minutes, the seductive aerial video below will show you everything you need to convince you to plan a trip there A.S.A.P. As the largest island in the Palawan Province of the Philippines, Palawan Island is enchanting, secluded and insanely dream-like.

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  20. Obama To Sign $16.3 Billion Veterans Affairs Spending BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Switched

    President Barack Obama will travel to a military facility outside Washington on Thursday to sign a $16.3 billion plan to ease health care delays at Veterans Affairs facilities as he seeks to restore confidence in an agency tarnished by the problem.

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