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Krauthammer: Putin is like Hitler but he’s more subtle and weaker

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 8:59pm
Krauthammer said he believes Putin is attempting to "say that the Cold War settlement of 1992 is dead." 
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Poll shows Ed Gillespie down just 4 points in Virginia

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 8:45pm
Republican Ed Gillespie is within striking distance of pulling off an upset in Virginia, according to a new poll provided exclusively to The Daily Caller.
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Dem Sen. Landrieu: South not always 'friendliest place for African-Americans'

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 8:36pm
Speaking with NBC’s Chuck Todd, Landrieu said, “I’ll be very, very honest with you. The South has not always been the friendliest place for African-Americans.”
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GOP lawmakers urge administration to suspend Gitmo transfers over ISIS concerns

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:33pm
GOP lawmakers called for the administration to suspend detainee transfers from Guantanamo Bay following a Fox News report that as many as 20 to 30 former prisoners are suspected of having joined forces with the Islamic State and other groups inside Syria.
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California county supervisor under investigation over alleged child porn searches on his computer

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:30pm
A California county supervisor and local city council candidate reportedly is under investigation over searches on his computer that allegedly led to child pornography and other websites.
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Ernst: 'I will be the next United States senator from Iowa'

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:02pm
Iowa Republican Senate hopeful Joni Ernst predicted on Thursday a victory over Democratic challenger Rep. Bruce Braley in a high-profile race that could shift the balance of power on Capitol Hill.
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Colorado election law prompts concerns about voter fraud

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 1:35pm
Colorado's new election system is being panned by critics as a "ridiculous experiment" that could lead to more voter fraud -- in a year of very tight races with nothing less than control of the Senate on the line.
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Economy remains key for candidates, voters despite foreign crises

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 1:24pm
While Ebola and terror threats have dominated headlines in recent weeks, lingering weak spots in the U.S. economy continue to keep pocketbook issues resonating with voters ahead of next week’s elections.
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Holder says ‘subpoena’ to Fox News reporter is his one regret

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 1:00pm
Attorney General Eric Holder says he has one regret: his department's court order for Fox News reporter James Rosen's emails labeling him a criminal "co-conspirator."
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Menino, Boston's longest-serving mayor, dies

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:42am
Thomas Menino, whose folksy manner and verbal gaffes belied his shrewd political tactics and effective use of technology to govern as Boston's longest-serving mayor and one of its most beloved, died Thursday. He was 71.
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Global threats shredded Dem midterm playbook

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:04am
ISIS, Ebola, and other foreign policy crises destroy Dems' micromarketing wedge issues strategy.

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Wisconsin Dem gubernatorial candidate responds to claim she was fired from family’s firm

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:05am
Wisconsin Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke is responding to allegations she was fired from her family's company, Trek Bicycle Corp., reportedly claiming that in fact her two-year hiatus was the result of downsizing.
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Republicans have Senate takeover in their sights, races remain close

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 9:36am
After eight years in the proverbial wilderness, Republicans are feeling confident about their chances of reclaiming the Senate majority in next week’s elections – as the two-year, bare-knuckle battle boils down to about 10 key races in the final days.
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Democrat running for lieutenant governor of Arkansas used to be a stripper

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 9:11am
Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor in Arkansas John Burkhalter said being a male stripper in Little Rock was one of the many “tough jobs” he had in his past.
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Warrant issued for husband of Delaware lawmaker over GOP sign swiping

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 9:07am
Police in Delaware are looking for the husband of a state senator who was caught on video taking down political signs put up by Republican challengers.
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What happens if Senate battle ends in a tie?

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 8:33am
There have been ties in the Senate before. One as recently as 13 years ago. But unlike professional sports, there isn’t a standard procedure to work out a Senate tie.
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Sources: Former Guantanamo detainees suspected of joining ISIS, other groups in Syria

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 8:29am
As many as 20 to 30 former Guantanamo Bay detainees -- some of whom were released within the last three years -- are suspected by intelligence and Defense officials of having joined forces with the Islamic State and other militant groups inside Syria, Fox News has learned.
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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie argues with Sandy heckler

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:30am
The second anniversary of Superstorm Sandy arrived Wednesday in a region where recovery in New Jersey and New York is happening unevenly, with many houses, boardwalks and businesses rebuilt but many people still unable to return to their homes.
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NY Times story on disgraced prostitution prober raises journalistic questions

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 5:00am
This scoop by the New York Times has an extra bit of resonance: It casts doubt on an earlier exclusive by the Washington Post that relied heavily on the now-suspect source.
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Nurse defies Ebola quarantine in Maine, goes for bike ride as legal showdown looms

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:55am
A Maine nurse back from treating Ebola patients in West Africa followed through on her vow to defy the state's "voluntary" quarantine on Thursday, leaving her home for a bike ride.
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