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  1. Sanders says he would be prepared to use military forceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says international rivals would be mistaken to assume he wouldn't use military force if that's what circumstances required. The Vermont senator says the United States should have the strongest military in the world.

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  2. 'Massive Enthusiasm' Bernie says platform, not Hillary's woes, behind surge in Iowa pollRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Fox News

    Surging Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders on Sunday avoided taking swipes at primary front-runner Hillary Clinton and instead touted his campaign, following the weekend release of a poll showing him closing on her in Iowa. "People are responding to our message," the Vermont Independent told ABC's "This Week."

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  3. Cokie Roberts Praises 'Icon' 'Very Big Deal' Jorge RamosRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsBusters.org

    On Sunday's This Week , political commentator Cokie Roberts gushed over Univision's Jorge Ramos as an "absolute icon in the Hispanic community." After ABC's Martha Raddatz interviewed Ramos about his recent confrontation with Donald Trump, Roberts swooned over the liberal journalist as someone who is a "very, very big deal, and you know, he's also sort of someone they swoon over."

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  4. Obama revisits Hurricane KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    A decade ago, Hurricane Katrina sparked a reoccurring debate on race in America. Do blacks get the same treatment as whites during a crisis? The usual source of contention dealt with police response after crimes in urban neighborhoods.

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  5. Global warming carving changes into Alaska in fire and iceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Erie Times News

    In this March 29, 2006 photo, a skier poses for a photograph on Portage Lake in front of Portage Glacier, about 50 miles south of Anchorage, Alaska. The Portage Glacier, which is a major Alaska tourist destination near Anchorage has retreated so far it no longer can be seen from a multimillion-dollar visitors center built in 1986.

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  6. Merkley supports Iran agreement, Wyden on fenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Tualatin Times

    In a lengthy statement released on Aug. 30, Merkley said the agreement negotiated by the United States, France, United Kingdom, Russia, China and Germany is the best option for delaying Iran's ability to acquire a nuclear weapons. 'No foreign policy choice comes with guarantees.

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  7. Pre-Labor Day Reflection: The State of the Presidential Race - Democratic PrimaryRead the original story

    1 hr ago | 2008 Democratic Convention Watch

    Presidential primary races follow a somewhat predictable path. We are nearing the end of the first stage of the race for both parties - the stage in which candidates enter the race or decide not to enter the race .

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  8. Vote tally for Iran nuclear deal rises to 31 in SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Bernardino County Sun

    WASHINGTON >> Oregon's Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley on Sunday became the 31st senator to announce support for the Iran nuclear deal, as momentum builds behind the agreement the Obama administration and other world powers negotiated with Tehran. Merkley's backing puts supporters within reach of the 34 votes required to uphold a presidential veto of a congressional resolution disapproving the agreement, which curbs Iran's nuclear program in exchange for billions of dollars in sanctions relief.

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  9. Weekend Straw Polls: Hillary Clinton and Marco Rubio LeadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peach Pundit

    We've had several GOP straw polls on the presidential primary race recently, but up until now, nothing from our friends on the Democratic side. However, yesterday was the Whitfield County Democrats Kennedy Carter dinner, and they had a straw poll as part of the festivities.

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  10. Dold Spends August in 10th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    Illinois' 10th District Congressman Robert Dold, R-Kenilworth has spent the entire month of August in the district, on what he says is a goal to communicate with as many local businesses, leaders and citizens as possible to discuss issues that matter to them. "We are doing a tremendous amount of listening," Dold told Patch during a mid-August interview at his Lincolnshire office.

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  11. 'Adulterated voters roll not unique to Ghana'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    Renowned Kenyan Law Professor, P.L.O Lumumba has downplayed concerns by the New Patriotic Party that there are foreigners on Ghana's electoral register. The NPP has written to the Economic Community of West African States and other international bodies seeking its intervention to force the Electoral Commission to compile a new voters register.

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  12. Scott Walker: How about a Canada border wall?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNN

    It's not just the southern border: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says it's "legitimate" to discuss building a wall separating the United States from Canada, as well. The Republican presidential contender said the idea of a northern border has come up while he has campaigned in New Hampshire.

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  13. Ridin' with Biden? Clinton challenge a rough road for the VPRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KHGI

    Joe Biden may be considering whether to enter the race for president, but he sat out this past week's meeting of the Democratic National Committee. In his place, backers greeted a curious few in a hotel suite 20 floors above the official gathering, handing out chocolate bars wrapped with a stylized photo of Biden behind the wheel of a convertible and an "I'm Ridin' with Biden" label.

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  14. Latest News : It is unlikely that Congress rejects nuclear deal: ZarifRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Tehran Times

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said it is very unlikely that the U.S. Congress rejects the nuclear deal. Speaking to a local meeting in Isfahan on Thursday, Zarif said efforts made by some congressmen to reject the deal are doomed to failure, Mehr reported.

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  15. Trump rockets upward in Iowa Poll while Christie remains flatRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Newark Star-Ledger

    WASHINGTON - Businessman Donald Trump captured almost one-fourth of likely Iowa caucus goers in a poll released Sunday, the latest survey to show him leading the Republican presidential field. Trump received 23 percent in the Des Moines Register/Bloomberg Politics Iowa Poll.

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  16. Bernie Sanders: 'People Are Responding to Our Message'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders said today he does not know whether new poll numbers putting him within 7 percentage points of Hillary Clinton in Iowa mean her campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination is in trouble, but his campaign is "doing great." "You know, it's not just in Iowa.

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  17. Gov. Bobby Jindal Predicts Donald Trump Support Will Fade After 'Summer of Silliness'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The mobile office will allow constituents to meet directly... -- For deputy Darren Goforth, who was shot and killed at a Texas gas station Friday, law enforcement was "his calling," his brother-in-law told ABC News. Gofo... -- Four alleged human traffickers appeared in court in Hungary on Saturday accused of playing a role in the deaths of 71 migrants found packed into a delivery truck... The Raising Nebraska feature at the Nebraska State Fair, going on now through September 7th.

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  18. 'Pentagon helping ISIS against Kurds'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    Secret Revolution: Out of the chaos of Syria's civil war, Kurdish leftists have forged a mini-state run on communal lines. The disastrous miscalculation made by the United States in signing a military agreement with Turkey at the expense of the Kurds becomes daily more apparent.

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  19. Just not right.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    I know that violence is bad and that people, even people as vile as tRump, should not be attacked physically. I know this.

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  20. Late spring, 1969Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    I spent many years of my late teens, early twenties, in a house full of friends on Dover Road, right next to the Nehoiden Golf Course, property of Wellesley College. The college was our neighbour; Green Beech of Lake Waban, our swimming spot.

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