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  1. Obama seeks traction on economy amid foreign testsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WBNS

    President Barack Obama's escalating militarism in the Middle East has drowned out the economic pitch he hoped would help salvage a midterm election that has been favoring Republicans. But the airstrikes against Islamic State extremists have also introduced a new complicating factor into the fall campaign that is forcing both sides to reassess their closing political messages.

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  2. A surprisingly gentle run-up to the Netanyahu-Obama meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of Israel

    After a summer of bitter recriminations and messy diplomatic discord, US President Barack Obama will hold his first face-to-face meeting in Washington with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu since the collapse of peace talks with the Palestinians in April and this summer's 50-day war in Gaza. Although both nations frequently reiterate the depth of their alliance and their ironclad friendship, the two leaders are infamous for trading bad body language and rhetorical barbs.

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  3. Tim Gunn sizes up first lady fashions do's, don'tsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Michelle Obama went under Tim Gunn's fashion microscope and got an approving nod, but not all first ladies fared as well - Hillary Rodham Clinton among them. Gunn and a panel of fashion experts reviewed the fashion sense of the nation's first ladies at a National Archives forum Tuesday, and found plenty of do's and don'ts.

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  4. Group aims to put food policy on the kitchen tableRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WMC-TV Memphis

    Americans like to talk about food, and they certainly like to eat. But they don't normally think about food policy when they vote.

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  5. Details of presidential security breaches evolveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Despite more than three hours of questioning by lawmakers Tuesday, Secret Service Director Julia Pierson neglected to mention another security breach that occurred just days before a knife-carrying Army veteran climbed over the White House fence and sprinted into the executive mansion. On Sept.

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  6. Out Of The Shadow Of The Past?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Outlook

    The Modi-Obama joint vision statement is a good start, but long after the ink has dried on their editorial, Modi and his team must forge a viable policy agenda and follow through on a set of initiatives with domestic consensus Full text of the op-ed for Washington Post by the PM of India and the President of the USA Vision Statement for the U.S.-India Strategic Partnership issued by the Prime Minister of India and the President of the USA It was perhaps fitting that India's newly elected prime minister would be asked to define his approach to global and strategic issues during his maiden appearance at the United Nations and, later, during his first meeting with US President Barack Obama.

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  7. Obama, Netanyahu to meet as Iran deadline loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    In this March 3, 2014 file photo, President Barack Obama meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Despite deeply strained relations, the president and prime minister stand united on the US-led campaign to defeat Islamic State extremists.

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  8. Obama seeks traction on economy amid foreign testsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    In this Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, file photo, President Barack Obama speaks in the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington.

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  9. Airstrikes launched amid intelligence gapsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, file photo, Army Lt. Gen. William Mayville, Jr., Director of Operations J3, speaks about the operations in Syria during a news conference at the Pentagon.

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  10. First ladies get the a Project Runwaya treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Journal Gazette

    WASHINGTON America's first ladies went under Tim Gunn's fashion microscope Tuesday night, and the results weren't always positive.

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  11. Election 2014: Congress District 2 candidates spar at Carson City Community CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Nevada Appeal

    Democrat Kristin Spees of Incline Village charged Rep. Mark Amodei, R-Nev., hasn't done enough in the three years he has been in that office. "Look at his voting record.

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  12. CPS students with good GPA could get free ride to City CollegesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    Chicago Public School students who graduate from high school with a grade point average of 3.0 or better would be guaranteed free tuition at any one of Chicago's seven City Colleges under a mayoral plan in the works. The offer to waive the $200-per-credit-hour fee for an associate degree - and use it as an incentive for CPS students to keep their grades up - is the latest in a series of steps by Mayor Rahm Emanuel toward his lofty goal of making all CPS students "100 percent college-ready and 100 percent college-bound."

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  13. Hidden influences in elections, money for parks, 'unresponsive' Lamborn, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Colorado Springs Independent

    To ensure a diversity of topics and viewpoints in print, the Independent gives priority to letters that are 300 words or fewer. We reserve the right to shorten longer letters, and to edit all letters for clarity and factual accuracy.

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  14. US Ebola case is first diagnosed outside AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABS-CBN News

    The United States has diagnosed its first case of Ebola in a man who was infected in Liberia and traveled to Texas, US health officials said Tuesday, pledging to contain the virus that has killed more than 3,000. The man is also the first to be diagnosed outside Africa, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said, cautioning that since he was not sick on the plane he was unlikely to have infected other travelers.

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  15. What to know from Tuesday's University Senate plenaryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Columbia Spectator

    University President Lee Bollinger and University Senate Executive Committee Chair Sharyn O'Halloran attended the first Senate plenary of the semester on Tuesday afternoon. The University Senate held its first plenary meeting of the semester on Tuesday afternoon, where Senate members addressed sexual assault and the details of Columbia's proposal for the Barack Obama, CC '83, Presidential Library.

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  16. FCC Tackles Net Neutrality DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    Should the company that supplies your Internet access be allowed to cut deals with online services such as Netflix, Amazon or YouTube to move their content faster? The Federal Communications Commission is tackling that question this fall after the public submitted a record 3.7 million comments on the subject -- more than double the number filed with the regulatory agency after Janet Jackson's infamous wardrobe malfunction at the 2004 Super Bowl.

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  17. ACPU Announces Keynote Speakers for 2014 Annual MeetingRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The Association of Clinical Pharmacology Units announces that Congresswoman Diana DeGette, representing the 1st district of Colorado, and Rob DiCicco, Vice President, Clinical Pharmacology Sciences and Study Operations at GlaxoSmithKline, will Keynote the ACPU 2014 Annual Meeting in Denver Colorado. The Association of Clinical Pharmacology Units , the home for the Phase I/Clinical Pharmacology clinical research community, has announced that Congresswoman Diana DeGette, representing the 1st district of Colorado, will be the keynote speaker for their 2014 Annual Meeting in Denver Colorado, along with Rob DiCicco, Vice President, Clinical Pharmacology Sciences and Study Operations at GlaxoSmithKine.

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  18. Coalition of food advocates tries to make food policy a political kitchen-table issueRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The News

    A group called Food Policy Action wants Americans to think more about the subject when they vote. They're putting money and organization into elections for the first time, starting with an effort to defeat Republican congressman Steve Southerland of Florida over his drive to increase work requirements for food stamp recipients.

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  19. Industry Focus: AccountantsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Nevada Business Journal

    With looming regulatory changes and increasingly complex tax laws, accountants must keep pace in order to remain as trusted advisors for business owners.

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  20. Quotations in the NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    "I think it is a critical question. Real universal suffrage doesn't just mean the act of voting; it means a proper choice."

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