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  1. Oscar de la Renta: What women say made his style uniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside the wings, where he could carefully inspect each model just as she was about to emerge in one of his sumptuous, impeccably constructed designs. At the end of the show, the legendary designer himself emerged, supported by two of his models.

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  2. Morning Plum: Republican accidentally tells the truth about ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    "That's not gonna happen," Kasich told The Associated Press during a recent re-election campaign swing. "The opposition to it was really either political or ideological," the Republican governor added.

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  3. Agency to get $300,000Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Crescent-News.com

    The Ohio Department of Health won approval Monday to buy thousands of additional protective outfits to prepare for the possibility of the state's first Ebola case.

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  4. How will pre-K be financed?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    Allen County officials say they are waiting to see where future funding will come from for statewide prekindergarten now that Gov. Mike Pence has withdrawn an application for $80 million in federal funds. 'We're just waiting for the Indiana solution to funding,' said Stephen Smith, board chairman and interim CEO for United Way of Allen County.

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  5. Doctors, Lawyers and the Controversial Prop 46Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | JD Supra

    What's the most controversial measure on California's November ballot? The insurance regulation bill, Prop 45, may be a good contender but more than likely the controversy over Proposition 46 will win the contest hands down. But can it win votes as well? Raise California's cap on damages for medical malpractice suits to $1 million currently the cap is $250 thousand.

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  6. Democrats love seeing minimum wage on the ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Crescent-News.com

    Democrats pushing for a higher minimum wage often point to fast food workers and others struggling to get by -- some on as little as $7.25 per hour.

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  7. A Feast Of Food And Memories For Newtown Congregational ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Newtown Bee

    The Reverend Matthew Crebbin narrated a brief history of Newtown Congregational Church, accompanying a slideshow, during a harvest/tercentennial celebration at the church on October 24. The Great Room of Newtown Congregational Church was filled on Friday, October 17, with congregants and friends to celebrate the 300th anniversary of the church during a special harvest dinner. Caterer LeReine Frampton, right, of LeReine's Cuisine, LLC, and members of Boy Scout Troop 270 finalize preparations of serving, at Friday evening's celebratory dinner.

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  8. Democrats Come Out in Favor of an Ebola Travel BanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    New York's Kennedy Airport is one of five where travelers from west Africa are being screened for Ebola. Worried about the political fallout from the Ebola outbreak, vulnerable Senate Democrats are declaring their support for a U.S. travel ban from the afflicted countries in west Africa.

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  9. Canadians remember Oscar de la Renta as a force in fashion industryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    In this Sept. 11, 2011 file photo, designer Oscar de la Renta attends the Diane von Furstenberg Spring 2012 fashion show during Fashion Week in New York.

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  10. Rivals spar over who's done more for womenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Crescent-News.com

    Attorney General Mike DeWine's rival in the fall election on Monday questioned the handling of an internal harassment investigation from 2013 and called again for an independent review.

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  11. In Tight Races, Both Parties Bank On Early VotesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WNED

    On the first day for in-person early voting in Illinois, President Obama went to the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center to cast his ballot. Early voting is something Democrats have used to their advantage in recent elections.

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  12. Cynthia Allen - On abortion, Davis as 'extreme' as AbbottRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Crescent-News.com

    I have to agree with The Denver Post's editorial endorsing Cory Gardner, challenger to pro-choice Democratic Sen. Mark Udall, that "obnoxious one-issue campaign " are insulting, particularly when the issue in focus is "reproductive rights."

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  13. Schumer supporting village's Main Street plansRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    Sen. Charles Schumer will be in a central New York village to pledge his support for revitalizing a street where a gunman was killed by police after his shooting rampage left four people dead last year. The New York Democrat is joining local officials this afternoon for a news conference in front of the Glory Days building on Main Street in the village of Herkimer.

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  14. Former U.S. President Bill ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    Former President Bill Clinton described U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu as one of the Senate's most bipartisan and effective lawmakers, offering a high-profile campaign boost Monday to the Democratic incumbent ahead of the start of Louisiana's early voting period. Clinton sought to combat GOP claims that Landrieu was too closely tied to Democratic leadership in Washington and didn't represent her home state's values.

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  15. Obama: 'These Are All Folks Who Vote With Me,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    President Barack Obama arrives to cast his ballot in early voting for the 2014 midterm elections at the Dr. Martin Luther King Community Service Center on Oct. 20, 2014 in Chicago, Ill. CHICAGO - A lesson from President Barack Obama's brief trip home, straight out of Shakespeare: What's past is prologue.

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  16. Violence against women emerges as key campaign issue in AlaskaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Sen. Mark Begich , left, and his Republican challenger, former state Atty. Gen. Dan Sullivan, at a debate in Kodiak on Oct. 1. Both candidates have spoken out on violence against women.

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  17. Cory Booker leads opponent Jeff Bell by 16 points, N.J. poll findsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Democratic U.S. Sen. Cory Booker leads Republican opponent Jeff Bell by 16 points, according to a poll released this morning TRENTON - Democratic U.S. Sen. Cory Booker leads Republican opponent Jeff Bell by 16 points, according to a poll released this morning. The Fairleigh Dickinson PublicMind poll of 525 likely voters shows Booker with 56 percent of the vote to Bell's 40 percent.

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  18. Potential presidential candidate Pataki stumps for GuintaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Former New York Gov. George Pataki is back in New Hampshire this week to campaign for Republican 1st Congressional District candidate Frank Guinta. While Pataki was working to help Guinta's campaign, he also sounded like he could be considering a run for the White House.

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  19. Ebola low among top U.S. worries, Americans warned about scamsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    A new poll on Tuesday showed Ebola ranks well behind the economy, jobs and other issues among America's top problems, while a law enforcement official warned about Ebola-related scams promising protection against the virus that has killed thousands in West Africa. Ebola debuted in the top 10 concerns of Americans but remained far behind five other issues: the economy, dissatisfaction with government, jobs, healthcare and immigration, the Gallup polling organization said.

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  20. Black Republican actress' racist remarks hurt GOPRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | 12NewsNow.Com

    Fox News contributor and Republican as of 2012, black actress Stacey Dash proves she really wasn't acting in the movie "Clueless." Appearing on Fox News' "Hannity" show, Dash called all black people in Louisiana government freeloaders who don't work.

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