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Ted Cruz Welcomed By Some Senate Candidates, Shunned By Others

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What We Know About The Canadian Parliament Suspect

What We Know About The Canadian Parliament Suspect

Learn more about the alleged Canadian Parliament shooter. ...

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GOP Gavel Fights: 11 House Committee Chairmanships In Play

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Collapse Of Iran Talks Poses Danger, U.S. Official Warns

Find out how tensions could be about to escalate, rapidly. ...

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Billionaire Paul Allen Pledges At Least $100 Million To Fight Ebola

Billionaire Paul Allen Pledges At Least $100 Million To Fight Ebola

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Doctor Hospitalized In New York With Ebola After Returning From West Africa

Doctor Hospitalized In New York With Ebola After Returning From West Africa

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Do The Capitol’s Sergeants-at-Arms Carry Guns?

Everything you've ever wanted to know about the Capitol's sergeants-at-arms. ...

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South Carolina House Speaker Harrell Pleads Guilty To Misconduct In Office, Resigns

South Carolina House Speaker Harrell Pleads Guilty To Misconduct In Office, Resigns

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No Sex Drugs For Women? Here’s Why

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Canadian Police Confirm Single Gunman Carried Out Ottawa Attack

Canadian Police Confirm Single Gunman Carried Out Ottawa Attack

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Halloween In An Election Year

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Mary Landrieu, Republicans Gear Up For Two-Part Louisiana Senate Fight

Senator Landrieu will likely finish first on election day. But can she do it twice? ...

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Turnout Will Be Crucial In Tightening North Carolina Senate Battle

Turnout Will Be Crucial In Tightening North Carolina Senate Battle

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Senate Races 2014: Why Michigan Never Became Iowa

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Energy And Commerce Democratic Rivals Battle To The Wire

Energy And Commerce Democratic Rivals Battle To The Wire

Inside a power struggle gripping the Democratic caucus. ...

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California Will End Race-Based Punishment In State Prisons

California Will End Race-Based Punishment In State Prisons

How civil rights advocates won a huge victory in the Golden State. ...

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Ebola Treatment Center Opens Its Doors In Texas

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U.S.-Led Strikes Kill More Than 500 Militants In Syria

U.S.-Led Strikes Kill More Than 500 Militants In Syria

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Canada ‘Will Not Be Intimidated’ By Parliament Attack

Canada ‘Will Not Be Intimidated’ By Parliament Attack

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The Best Part Of Being A Justice

Roberts, Scalia, and Thomas have it good. ...

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U.S., Canada Air Defenses On Alert After Ottawa Shooting

U.S., Canada Air Defenses On Alert After Ottawa Shooting

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Jury Convicts Blackwater Guards In Iraq Killing, But Appeals Expected

After almost 30 days of deliberation, a jury finds four American Blackwater guards guilty in Iraq ki ...

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Police In Ottawa Hunt For More Than One Gunman On Parliament Hill

Police In Ottawa Hunt For More Than One Gunman On Parliament Hill

The Canadian Parliament building in Ottawa went into lockdown on Wednesday after an attack from as m ...

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Violence Against Women Emerges As Key Campaign Issue In Alaska

Violence Against Women Emerges As Key Campaign Issue In Alaska

Alaska has a serious problem with violence against women, and it is an issue that anyone campaigning ...

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Breeding Antibiotic Resistance Through Our Food

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Battles Rage In Oregon, Colorado Over Genetically Modified Foods

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After Days Of Talking To Police, Suspected Serial Killer Refuses To Speak To Judge

After Days Of Talking To Police, Suspected Serial Killer Refuses To Speak To Judge

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Book Review: ‘American Apocalypse’

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This Week In Crazy: Gay Massages Ruin The Military, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

This Week In Crazy: Gay Massages Ruin The Military, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

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In Legalization Battles, Alcohol Defines The Politics Of Marijuana

In Legalization Battles, Alcohol Defines The Politics Of Marijuana

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Midterm Roundup: Down To The Wire In New Hampshire

Midterm Roundup: Down To The Wire In New Hampshire

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Ebola And Terrorists Aside, Our Border Is Pretty Secure

Ebola And Terrorists Aside, Our Border Is Pretty Secure

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Politicians Agree: They Aren’t Scientists

Politicians Agree: They Aren’t Scientists

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The Coming Republican Retreat On Obamacare

The Coming Republican Retreat On Obamacare

Some Republicans are still eager to fight the battles -- but Democrats have won ...

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Canada Can Be Tough On Immigration

Canada Can Be Tough On Immigration

Two years ago, Jeffrey Niehaus was a popular teacher at the University of Victor ...

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Ebola, Pandering And Courage

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Midterm Roundup: Democrats Jump Back Into Kentucky

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Chris Christie And His Control Of Voting Regulations

Chris Christie And His Control Of Voting Regulations

In a visit to Washington on Tuesday, Chris Christie revealed his anxiety that th ...

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Five Key House Races For National Security

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America’s Mass-Shootings Epidemic

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Elizabeth Warren Is Right: America’s Middle Class Needs A Boost

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Ready For 2016? Too Bad

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Going From One Bad War To A Worse One

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We Must Address Racial Disparity In Police Shootings

We Must Address Racial Disparity In Police Shootings

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Midterm Roundup: Gardner Leads In Colorado

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Here’s One Easy Way For Republicans To Reduce Government Dependency

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Midterm Roundup: Hagan Hanging On In North Carolina

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