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A Win In West Virginia Makes Saira Blair State's Youngest Lawmaker

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

The fiscally conservative 18-year-old won by a landslide and will represent West Virginia's 59th District.

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After A Resounding GOP Victory, 6 Tidbits That Tell The Story

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

The midterms marked a drubbing for Democrats. Republicans picked up at least seven Senate seats, wresting control of the chamber and setting up a divided government for at least the next two years.

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That 'I'm A Voter' App At The Top Of Your Newsfeed Actually Makes A Difference

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

No, really. Some serious scientists collaborated with Facebook in 2010 and found that the app added 340,000 additional voters that election cycle.

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3 Years After Wreck, Remains Of Final Costa Concordia Victim Are Found

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Workers at a salvage yard found remains believed to be of Russel Rebello, the last victim still missing after the cruise ship capsized in January of 2012.

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How To Wean Your Kids Off Halloween Candy: Cold, Hard Cash

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

After the costumes and candy comes the hard part: the fights and negotiations that go along with trying to limit kids' sugar intake. Why not skip the ordeal by paying kids to give up their treats?

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China Says It's Developed A Laser To Bring Down Drones

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

The laser, China said, can destroy small-scale drones flying at a low altitude. The U.S. tested a similar system, last year. It put it aboard a ship in the Persian Gulf.

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Top Stories: Election Day Arrives; Fugitive Mexican Mayor Caught

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Also: A federal appeals court panel will hear an NSA surveillance case; Burkina Faso's military promises to give up power; and the Justice Department sues Southwest Airlines over jet repairs.

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It's Election Day: Here Are 5 Headlines That Tell The Story

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Thirty-six Senate seats and 36 governor's chairs are in play today. And if forecasts are right, it could be a long time before we find out what it all means.

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Police Capture Mexican Mayor Accused Of Ordering Student Kidnappings

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Federal police said José Luis Abarca and his wife were captured near Mexico City. Authorities say Abarca, the former mayor of Iguala, ordered local police to kidnap protesting students.

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Hyundai, Kia Fined $100 Million Over Misleading Gas Mileage Figures

Monday, November 03, 2014

The companies misstated how efficient 1.2 million of its cars were. The Justice Department, which brought complaints under the Clean Air Act, called the settlement "unprecedented."

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New Reports Question Whether CDC Contractor On Elevator With Obama Was Felon

Monday, November 03, 2014

Now unemployed, he tells The New York Times that what begun as one of the most remarkable days of his life turned into a "nightmare."

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U.S. Adds More Screening For Visitors Who Don't Need Visas

Monday, November 03, 2014

The changes came about because authorities are concerned about people who hold Western passports but may have become radicalized.

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As Planned, Right-To-Die Advocate Brittany Maynard Ends Her Life

Monday, November 03, 2014

The 29-year-old was diagnosed with an incurable brain tumor and moved to Oregon because it allows terminally ill people to end their lives with the assistance of a doctor.

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Key Function Deployed Early Before SpaceShipTwo's Crash

Monday, November 03, 2014

The Virgin Galactic spacecraft deployed a "feathering" system, designed to help it descend back to Earth, was deployed too early. The crash killed one pilot and injured another.

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U.S. Marine In Mexican Jail Is Now Free, Mexican Judge Orders

Friday, October 31, 2014

Andrew Tahmooressi said he made a wrong turn and ended up across the border in Mexico with his legally registered guns, which were illegal in Mexico. He has been in a Mexican jail for seven months.

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On Eve Of Promotion, NYPD's Top Uniformed Official Resigns

Friday, October 31, 2014

Philip Banks III was set to become Commissioner William Bratton's deputy. The reasons for his abrupt resignation are not clear.

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Former Band Member Found Guilty In FAMU Hazing Case

Friday, October 31, 2014

A Florida jury found Dante Martin guilty of manslaughter for his role in the fatal hazing of drum major Robert Champion.

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After Mass Protests, Hungary Gives Up On Internet Tax

Friday, October 31, 2014

The government had proposed taxing Internet usage, but opponents claimed it the government was trying to impose a digital iron curtain on Hungary.

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With Reports Of Doping, World Marathon Majors Postpones Awards Ceremony

Friday, October 31, 2014

Rita Jeptoo, the accomplished marathoner who holds the course record at Boston, has reportedly tested positive for a banned substance. The Majors said it's awaiting a decision by the governing body.

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Eric Frein, Suspected Of Killing Pennsylvania Trooper, In Custody

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Police say Frein opened fire on two state troopers more than a month ago, and they've been searching for him since. The Pike County district attorney says he intends to seek the death penalty.

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