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Senate Democrats return to Ky. race with TV ads

4 hours 57 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats on Wednesday reversed course in the Kentucky race and put campaign cash behind television ads for Alison Lundergan Grimes and her bid to oust Republican Mitch McConnell. (...)
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Obama on Canada shooting: 'We're all shaken by it'

5 hours 3 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama condemned fatal shootings in Canada on Wednesday as "outrageous attacks." ''We're all shaken by it," he said. (...)
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5 hours 19 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama: Canada shooting 'tragic' — 'we're all shaken by it'; no information on motive. (...)
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Senate Democrats return to Ky. race with TV ads

5 hours 33 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats are reversing course and putting campaign cash behind Alison Lundergan Grimes and her bid to oust Republican Mitch McConnell. (...)
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DHS: No specific threat to US amid Canada shooting

5 hours 44 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department says there is no specific threat to the U.S. amid the ongoing shooting incident in Ottawa, Ontario. (...)
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Obama heading to Wisconsin in rare stumping trip

5 hours 44 min ago
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — President Barack Obama is stopping in Wisconsin next week to help Democrat Mary Burke in her tight race to unseat Republican Gov. Scott Walker, marking a rare campaign-trail stop for the president. (...)
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Senate candidates in Kan. seek to bolster support

5 hours 48 min ago
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A high-profile endorsement in hand in the unlikeliest of battleground states, veteran Republican Sen. Pat Roberts is seeking to bolster support in Kansas' rural west, where he needs to win big to fend off independent challenger Greg Orman. (...)
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White House says immigration plans not final yet

5 hours 58 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House on Wednesday cautioned against making assumptions about President Barack Obama's changes to immigration rules based on a new federal contract proposal from the Homeland Security Department to buy enough supplies to make as many as 34 million immigrant work permits and residency cards over the next five years. (...)
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US Rep. Don Young apologizes after suicide comment

6 hours 9 min ago
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — U.S. Rep. Don Young has apologized after telling students at a high school where a child recently committed suicide that people kill themselves when there's a lack of support from family and friends. (...)
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Obama condemns Canada shooting, offers help

6 hours 26 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has condemned fatal shootings in Canada as "outrageous attacks" and has offered to help the U.S. ally with its response. (...)
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Social Security benefits get another tiny increase

6 hours 27 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — 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. (...)
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Inspector: 'Serious lapse' at Secret Service

7 hours 24 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A government investigation Wednesday criticized a bizarre Secret Service assignment that pulled agents from their duty near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of a headquarters employee embroiled in a personal dispute with a neighbor. (...)
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A Republican Senate means changing the chairmen

7 hours 42 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — If Republicans win the Senate, the Pentagon should brace for constant grilling from Sen. John McCain, who has found fault with nearly every aspect of President Barack Obama's national security policies. (...)
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US Rep. Don Young apologizes after suicide comment

8 hours 5 min ago
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — U.S. Rep. Don Young has apologized after telling students at a high school where a child recently committed suicide that people kill themselves when there's a lack of support from family and friends. (...)
Categories: Politics

Inspector: 'Serious lapse' at Secret Service

8 hours 49 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A government investigation Wednesday criticized a bizarre Secret Service assignment that pulled agents from their duty near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of a headquarters employee embroiled in a personal dispute with a neighbor. (...)
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NKorea's release of US man surprised negotiator

8 hours 52 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea's release of an Ohio man this week was a surprise to a retired American ambassador who negotiated with Pyongyang for Jeffrey Fowle's freedom. (...)
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Guns, Giffords play big role in Arizona House race

9 hours 3 min ago
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — As the one-minute television campaign ad for U.S. Rep. Ron Barber extols the virtues of southern Arizona and independent thinking, the narrator's voice stands out. It's none other than the woman who once held the House seat: Gabby Giffords. (...)
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Pentagon: 1 weapons bundle seized by militants

9 hours 23 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is confirming that Islamic State group militants were able to seize one of the 28 bundles of weapons and medical supplies dropped to Kurdish forces on Monday. (...)
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Report blasts rabbit massages among gov't waste

9 hours 31 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A maverick Republican senator criticized faulty missile defenses, unneeded airports and golf course repairs among the projects completed on the taxpayers' tab in his annual collection of billions of dollars of government waste, released Wednesday. (...)
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Georgia Dems invoke Ferguson in election plea

9 hours 37 min ago
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Democrats are using the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, to rally black voters ahead of the Nov. 4 election, with Republicans calling the move "race-baiting." (...)
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