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  1. Call for nationwide airbag recallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WDTN-TV Dayton

    Two U.S. senators are calling on regulators to issue a nationwide recall of cars with faulty air bags made by Takata Corp., questioning why automakers have been allowed to limit recalls to only certain locations with high humidity. Democratic Sens. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut and Edward Markey of Massachusetts made the demand in a letter to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, who oversees the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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  2. The Tiresome, False 'Democrats Will Steal the Election' DoomsayingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | National Review Online

    I expected quite a few readers to object to this section of the Jolt , but so far it's only a few: Voter fraud, and the fear that nefarious partisan types taint our elections by voting more than once, is a legitimate fear.

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  3. Notice Anything Odd About the Cops Filmed Outside the NYC Ebola...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheBlaze.com

    Two New York City Police Department offers raised some eyebrows after they were filmed throwing protective gloves, masks and caution tape into a public trash can near the home of the city's first Ebola positive patient. On Thursday, Dr. Craig Spencer was rushed to the hospital in an ambulance when he reported having a high fever and symptoms of nausea.

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  4. U.S. Senate candidates spar over resource developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    U.S. Senate candidates Mark Begich and Dan Sullivan sparred Thursday over who can better move Washington to bring more resource development to Alaska. The Anchorage debate was sponsored by the Resource Development Council and associations representing the state's oil and gas, mining and logging industries.

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  5. If Clinton Runs for President, Cuomo 's on BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WWNC-AM Asheville

    Back in the political pre-historical era known as 2011, the list of possible contenders for the Democratic nomination in 2016 was long, and near the top of list was Andrew Cuomo. Cuomo after all had just won election as governor of New York by beating a Republican challenger in the Tea Party year of 2010 by 28 points.

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  6. What Happened on This High School Football Field Has Atheist Activists Up in ArmsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheBlaze.com

    An Alabama school district has landed itself in atheists activists' crosshairs after a high school football coach allowed players to be baptized on the field following a practice session earlier this month. After a "concerned citizen" reached out to the Freedom From Religion Foundation to complain about the incident, the group sent a letter to officials at Russellville City Schools in Russellville, Alabama, citing "unconstitutional religious activity" and asking the district to investigate.

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  7. Students Were Invited to Paint City-Owned Snow Plows - but the...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheBlaze.com

    Students Were Invited to Paint City-Owned Snow Plows - but the Messages These Christian Kids Painted Will Possibly Be Banned When the city of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, decided to hold its annual Paint the Plow event - an initiative in which community schools are invited to paint snow plows - officials likely had no idea that the art project would devolve into a battle over the separation of church and state. But that's exactly what happened after an atheist's complaint led officials to ask students at Sioux Falls Lutheran Elementary School and Sioux Falls Lutheran High School to rework the faith-based messages they had painted on the plows.

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  8. Why Those in Humid States Are Specifically Being Urged to Pay Attention to This Airbag RecallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheBlaze.com

    The owners of nearly 8 million cars and trucks are being told they should get their airbags replaced in a large recall, but it is those in humid states who should really pay attention to the problem. Most of the 7.8 million vehicles subject to recalls for the airbag made by Japanese parts supplier Takata are in high-humidity areas - Florida, Puerto Rico, Guam, Saipan, American Samoa, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Hawaii and "limited areas near the Gulf of Mexico in Texas, Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, and Louisiana," according to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration.

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  9. The 'Absurd' Reason a Pee-Wee Football Team Is Fined $500 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheBlaze.com

    The kid in the #2 jersey tucked in the pigskin and headed for the end zone. Touchdown! Elijah's first one ever.

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  10. NY gov. on Ebola fears: I'll ride the subway todayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    To quash what he described as "irrational fear," New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday he'll ride one of the three subway lines taken by the latest Ebola patient in the United States. "There's no reason for New Yorkers to panic or feel that they have anything to worry about on the subway system," the Democrat told CNN's Alisyn Camerota on "New Day," adding that he plans to ride either the A, L or 1 train on Friday. 1 comment

  11. Mitch McConnell Reminds Everyone He Tried to Privatize Social SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Nation

    With less than two weeks to go in the Kentucky Senate race, Minority Leader Mitch McConnell made the unusual choice to bring up his past support for privatizing Social Security. In a speech before the Louisville Rotary Club, McConnell recalled how hard he worked to get then-President George W. Bush's plan through Congress in 2005.

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  12. Hillary Clinton shifts to shed pro-Wall Street reputationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton took yet another subtle step toward the White House in 2016 by swiping at the very thing those in the progressive camp of her party accuse her of cozying up to - Wall Street. At a campaign stop in Minnesota for Sen. Al Franken , Mrs. Clinton called for better oversight of banks, The Hill reported.

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  13. Forget About The Iraq ArmyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Impudent Observer

    Every so often I realize that over a decade has passed since the trio of George, Dick, and Don sent our men and women into Iraq to bring democracy to the backward people of that region. I recall the days when Americans were promised by President Bush that he was fully in charge of what was being done to ensure that Iraq had a modern government and that Iraqis would become a leading democratic government.

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  14. Democrats Attack Tillis Over North Carolina Toll ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wall Street Journal

    Senate Democrats' campaign arm is out with two new ads slamming Republican Thom Tillis in North Carolina over donors' ties to a highway toll-lane project, as polls continue to show him in a dead heat with Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan. The 30-second spots, which will air statewide, accuse Mr. Tillis, speaker of the North Carolina House, of pushing through a bill creating toll lanes on Interstate 77 in exchange for thousands of dollars in donations from executives who stood to benefit from the toll-lane project.

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  15. Good news for Scott Brown, one more debate is done. Bad news? There's still one more.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Swing State Project

    This has been a rough week for Scott Brown on the debate front. On Tuesday, he had to try to explain why he thinks ISIS is poised at the border with Mexico, ready to attack.

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  16. Poll Shows Martha Coakley Slipping as Hillary Clinton VisitsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wall Street Journal

    Hillary Clinton is campaigning with Martha Coakley in Boston, amid a new poll showing the Democratic gubernatorial candidate trailing in the race. The former secretary of state, senator, first lady and likely 2016 presidential candidate will join Ms.

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  17. Scott Brown talks "rational fear" of Ebola in New Hampshire debateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS News

    Republican candidate for the United States Senate Scott Brown speaks at a campaign rally at Gilchrist Metal Fabricating in Hudson, New Hampshire October 15, 2014. The government's handling of the Ebola virus became a political football during Thursday's New Hampshire senate debate, with Republican candidate Scott Brown accusing the president of bungling the response to the virus and Sen. Jeanne Shaheen accusing Brown of "fear-mongering."

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  18. Nixed grant expected to send 5,700 to preschoolRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    State officials expected a federal grant to help send 5,700 more Indiana children to preschool programs before Gov. Mike Pence decided not to submit the application. reports a draft of the grant application prepared by state agencies projected the $80 million over four years would've allowed nearly triple the number of children to become part of Indiana's new state-funded pre-kindergarten pilot program.

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  19. Colorado candidates get down to business in governor's race debateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Brush News-Tribune

    Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, left, and former Congressman Bob Beauprez in a debate earlier this month. Gov. John Hickenlooper and Republican challenger Bob Beauprez debated Colorado's new oil and gas task force, its economic recovery and whether the state's top executive should wield the veto pen or seek compromise on Thursday.

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  20. Letter: Send Paul Clements to Washington to represent 6th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    How often do we complain about the politicians in Washington? This year, we have the chance to send a truly competent, dedicated, and qualified representative to Congress; that person is Paul Clements, the candidate who is running against Fred Upton, a person who has been instrumental in creating and perpetuating the gridlock in Congress. Paul Clements has dedicated his entire life to public service that truly benefits everyone.

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