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The Clintons, the Democrats' 2014 super surrogates
AURORA, Colo. (AP) -- Bill and Hillary Clinton are the validators-in-chief for Democrats struggling through a bleak campaign season in states where President Barack Obama is deeply unpopular....

AP-GfK Poll: 5 things to know about midterms poll
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Someone has to win....

US journalist recovers; Ebola 'czar' gets to work
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A TV news cameraman treated for Ebola was ready to go home Wednesday, the fifth patient transported from West Africa to recover at a U.S. hospital, as President Barack Obama's new Ebola "czar" got to work trying to pull together a coherent national response to the deadly disease....

Klain meets with Obama on first day as Ebola czar
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's Ron Klain's first day as the new White House "Ebola czar."...

Social Security benefits to go up by 1.7 percent
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Millions of older Americans who rely on federal benefits will get a 1.7 percent increase in their monthly payments next year, the government announced Wednesday....

Ben Bradlee remembered for invigorating journalism
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a charmed life of newspapering, Ben Bradlee seemed always to be in just the right place....

Ed loosens eligibility for parent loan program
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Education Department has loosened credit requirements for a federal student loan program used by parents and graduate students....

Investigators question Secret Service assignment
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A new government investigation questions a bizarre Secret Service mission that pulled agents from their assignment near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of a headquarters employee embroiled in a personal dispute with a neighbor....

Democratic chair: Election is 'neck and neck'
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The head of the Democratic Party says the mid-term campaign for control of the Senate is "a neck and neck" situation....

Gov't seeks supplies for immigration documents
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Homeland Security Department appears to be preparing for an increase in the number of immigrants applying for work permits after President Barack Obama announces his long-promised plans for executive actions on immigration reform later this year....

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Ed loosens eligibility for parent loan program

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Ben Bradlee remembered for invigorating journalism

Democratic chair: Election is 'neck and neck'

Gov't seeks supplies for immigration documents

US gov't seeks supplies for immigration documents

Klain meets with Obama on first day as Ebola czar


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