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BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanians go to the polls Sunday to elect a new leader as President Traian Basescu steps down after 10 years. Prime Minister Victor Ponta is favored to win over challengers who include a city mayor and a glamorous lawyer. Here ...more

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Six years ago, Sen. Mary Landrieu's effort to draw billions of dollars in federal disaster aid to Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina helped keep her in office for a third Senate term.Since then, Landrieu has lost much of t ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — At first blush, Illinois would seem to be a lock for an incumbent Democratic governor: The population leans left. Democrats control most of state government, and this year's race is likely to turn on the Chicago area, one of the few plac ...more

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MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A Democratic super PAC wanted to run a 30-second ad during a Friday evening newscast on New Hampshire's one network station — and was even willing to shell out the $10,000 that the station demanded.Hours before the spot w ...more

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — When it comes to potential Democratic primary rivals, Hillary Rodham Clinton is displaying a light touch.Heading into Tuesday's midterm elections, Clinton has crossed paths with two possible presidential competitors in t ...more

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MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) — Authorities are investigating a possible police connection to the killing of three U.S. citizens visiting their father in Mexico who were found shot to death along with a Mexican friend more than two weeks after going missing.< ...more

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States have broad authority to quarantine people to prevent the spread of disease, and several are exercising that right to go beyond the safety recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control for containing the deadly Ebola virus.The CDC say ...more

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VANDALIA, Ill. (AP) — Officials say three members of a family were killed when their SUV was struck by a freight train at a crossing in southern Illinois.Fayette County coroner Bruce Bowen says a woman, a boy and a girl, all related, died in the ...more

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — President Barack Obama wants women to know what his administration is doing to help them succeed.Four days before midterm elections in which Obama's fellow Democrats need a big turnout from female voters, Obama is deliver ...more

AP News - 29 mins ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A year after a man walked into Los Angeles International Airport with an assault rifle and a vendetta against security screeners, efforts are still underway to prepare for such attacks.An airport review of the Nov. 1, 2013, em ...more