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  1. Even the DNC Chair back pedals from ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cave News

    A potpourri of interesting current events, new products, humor and just plain fun, so pull up a chair and stay a while. If your favorite post has disappeared out of sight, you can find it by selecting a category from the left hand side bar.

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  2. Column: Kentucky contest holds large scopeRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Star

    Barack Obama lost Kentucky in 2012 by 23 points, yet the state remains closely divided about re-electing the man whose parliamentary skills uniquely qualify him to restrain Obama's executive overreach. So, Kentucky's Senate contest is a constitutional moment that will determine whether the separation of powers will be reasserted by a Congress revitalized by restoration of the Senate's dignity.

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  3. Gunman kills Canadian soldierRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    A gunman with a scarf over his face killed a Canadian soldier standing guard at the nation's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in a hail of gunfire before he was shot to death by the usually ceremonial sergeant-at-arms, authorities and witnesses said. The attack immediately raised the specter of terrorism, with Canada already on heightened alert because of a deadly hit-and-run earlier in the week against two Canadian soldiers by a man who police say was fired up with radical Muslim fervor.

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  4. Opinion Line ExtraRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    If there is anything that ruins my dinner quicker, it's a stupid robocall by some idiot telling me that I need to vote for some candidate. That's an excellent reason to vote for the opposition.

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  5. Letters on no women at debate, Roberts, RoyalsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The Eagle, KSN, Channel 3, and two media from Topeka sponsored a U.S. Senate candidate debate last week. The sponsors are to be congratulated.

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  6. Report: Smaller streams need further protection Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The Clean Water Act , passed 42 years ago this week, has protected many waterways from pollution, but needs to be strengthened and applied to over 61,000 miles of streams in Oregon that were made vulnerable by a Supreme Court ruling a decade ago. That's the gist of a report, “Waterways Restored,” published by Environment Oregon , an offshoot of Oregon Public Interest Group and presented in Lithia Park on Tuesday.

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  7. JOAN VENNOCHIWarren's silence was Fidelity's gainRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Senator Elizabeth Warren, the political system is rigged to help Wall Street. For that, she blames Republicans, lobbyists, and President Obama.

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  8. Eliana Johnson: Rand Paul's Non-IsolationismRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | National Review Online

    That, apparently, is Rand Paul's approach to convincing the political establishment and, perhaps more important, Republican primary voters, that he is not an isolationist. He's said it on television, he's declared it in print, and, on Thursday evening, he'll proclaim it again to a ballroom full of foreign-policy realists.

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  9. Social Security benefits get another tiny increaseRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Times Bulletin

    Come January, nearly 60 million Social Security recipients will get benefit increases averaging $20 a month, the third straight year of historically small pay hikes. The 1.7 percent cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, will also boost government benefits for millions of disabled veterans, federal retirees and people drawing disability payments for the poor.

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  10. Canada's PM says shooting rampage was terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times Bulletin

    A masked gunman killed a soldier standing guard at Canada's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in an attack that was stopped cold when he was shot to death by the ceremonial sergeant-at-arms. Canada's prime minister called it the country's second terrorist attack in three days.

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  11. Embarrassing': White House botches Dem Senate candidate's identity -- againRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    In these Oct. 21, 2014 photos, First lady Michele Obama campaigns for Iowa Democratic Senate candidate Bruce Braley during a rally at the University of Iowa, in Iowa City, Iowa. The White House botched the identity of a prominent Senate Democratic candidate for a second time this month - in the latest misstep that has party allies griping about the president's political operation.

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  12. Two Injured After Flying Car Crashes in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    A flying car the same model as the one developed by the Florida Christian missionary group Indigenous People's Technology and Education Center crashed in Marion County, Florida Tuesday, injuring two people. The pilot, 49, and the passenger, who is in his twenties both suffered injuries and were taken to Ocala Regional Medical Center in Ocala, Florida.

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  13. Canada's Gun Laws Saved Many Lives WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Get ready liberals and progressives. The crazy right-wing gun nuts are already churning out stories about how Canada's strict gun laws did not prevent Wednesday's tragedy in Ottawa, and already are using it as evidence to the failure of gun regulations.

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  14. IAN: October 23, 2014: A brief history of baseball labor unionsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Hello folks! No, you didn't miss a day, it's actually Thursday. Art-ah-zen is on the road and having some connection problems so she asked me to cover for her this morning.

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  15. Durbin, Oberweis face off at debateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    Democratic U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin jokes about only getting one page of paper for notes before his debate Wednesday with challenger, Republican state Sen. Jim Oberweis, for their first of two televised debates before the Nov. 4 election in Chicago. CHICAGO – U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin on Wednesday painted Republican state Sen. Jim Oberweis as too extreme for Illinois, while the GOP challenger argued that the U.S. Senate's No.

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  16. Brookings Institution / FlickrRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The American Conservative

    The White House strategy to "destroy" ISIS, the self-declared Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, depends in part on a vague plan to support moderate elements in the opposition to Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, presumably to serve as boots on the ground to complete the job started through aerial attacks provided by U.S.-led coalition forces. Ironically, President Obama in embracing such an approach contradicts his own assertion, made two months ago, that arming Syria's pro-democracy opposition has always been a "fantasy."

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  17. Chao speaks with college students; remains mum on Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WHAS11

    We're just under two weeks from knowing who will represent Kentucky in one of the most talked about Senate races in the nation. Chao speaks with college students; remains mum on Senate race We're just under two weeks from knowing who will represent Kentucky in one of the most talked about Senate races in the nation.

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  18. Manchin, Whitehouse form unlikely energy allianceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, who once expressed his disdain for a cap-and-trade bill by literally shooting it, furthered an unlikely energy alliance with Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse by hopping on a Blackhawk chopper in coal-centric West Virginia on Wednesday. Whitehouse, a Rhode Island Democrat who has urged action on climate change in dozens of Senate floor speeches, flew out to tour coal and energy resources in Manchin's home state Wednesday.

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  19. Johnson has helped countless veteransRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Marietta Times

    Recently I attended the debate for the Sixth Congressional District of Ohio. I did not expect to hear what I did - congressional candidate Jennifer Garrison's outright lies regarding Congressman Bill Johnson's dedication to veterans.

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  20. 'Idol' runner-up Aiken trying to finish on top in tough NC House district drawn by RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Clay Aiken still attracts a crowd 11 years after he became a national TV sensation. But finishing second in a bid for Congress won't cut it.

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