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  • Stocks sink on weak economic news; Airlines down

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are slumping to a third straight loss as investors fret over poor economic news. Airline stocks sank over worries that the first diagnosis of Ebola in the U.S. would cause people to curtail their travel plans. American Airlines and Delta each fell 3 percent. The Dow...

  • The anti-Mary Landrieu ad that is catching fire

    Republican Louisiana State Sen. Elbert Guillory in an ad this week savaged vulnerable incumbent Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., for living a life of luxury while many African-Americans in the Pelican State live in poverty.

  • Ground game looms large in close Kansas Senate race

    Republican Sen. Pat Roberts and independent Greg Orman have scrambled to assemble capable voter turnout operations as their Senate face-off goes down to the wire in this unlikely midterm battleground.

  • New poll gives Scott Walker some breathing room

    Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., leads his Democratic challenger, businesswoman Mary Burke, by five points with "likely voters" in the Badger State, according to a new Marquette University Law School poll.

  • White House: Obama believes Pierson resignation in best interest of Secret Service

    WASHINGTON (AP) — White House: Obama believes Pierson resignation in best interest of Secret Service.

  • AP NewsAlert

    WASHINGTON (AP) — White House: New construction in east Jerusalem would distance Israel from 'closest allies'

  • Wendy Davis, Greg Abbott trade corruption accusations in final debate

    Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis trails her opponent Greg Abbott by double-digits, so she needed to shake things up during Tuesday night's debate.

  • Greece's govt to call confidence vote

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's troubled coalition government said Wednesday it would call a vote of confidence in parliament next week, hours after the country's leftwing opposition demanded early elections citing ongoing austerity measures. Government spokeswoman Sofia Voultepsi the government...

  • Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigns amid recent White House security breach

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigns amid recent White House security breach.

  • Independent Orman pulls ahead of Republican Roberts in Kansas: Poll

    Orman leads Roberts 46 percent to 41 percent among 500 likely voters, with 11 percent undecided, according to a new Suffolk University/USA Today poll.

  • Palestinians: Israeli occupation must end in 2016

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Palestinians are asking the U.N. Security Council to set a deadline of November 2016 for an Israeli withdrawal from all Palestinian territory occupied since 1967 including East Jerusalem in a new push to achieve independence. The circulation of the draft resolution to...

  • Inadequate USPS security compromises 13 million changes-of-address, IG finds

    A U.S. Postal Service program designed to make it easier for people to forward mail to their new homes has jeopardized the privacy of millions of addresses, according to a government watchdog.

  • Pesky questions about those AWOL Afghans

    So the five Afghan soldiers who went missing from two separate U.S. military bases are now all accounted for and apparently headed back to their home country. Feel safer now? Don't.

  • Dangerous people and deadly force

    What the Secret Service needs is something every law enforcement agency needs: Weapons that can incapacitate threatening suspects without inflicting deadly wounds.

  • Poll: Barbara Comstock crushing Foust in bid to replace Va. Rep. Frank Wolf

    Virginia Del. Barbara Comstock is far in front of Fairfax Democrat John Foust in a new poll that reveals his sexist slap at the Republican has damaged his chances to replace retiring Republican Rep. Frank Wolf.

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