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CHICAGO (AP) — President Barack Obama is delivering an economic address Thursday at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management, a pitch the White House has long been planning to frame the midterm campaign's closing arguments. While Washingt ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — Almost two years after his Election Day drubbing, Mitt Romney is the Republican man in demand.The twice-defeated White House contender is campaigning across seven states this week, covering nearly 6,000 miles in five days to raise ...more

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(Reuters) - A man who took a woman and her two young children hostage in their southern California home was shot dead by police after apparently shooting the woman, who later died, police said on Wednesday. Deputies responded to a call from t ...more

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At first word, it was bad enough: A White House fence-jumper managed to make it all the way to the front doors of the White House.From there, the story just kept getting worse.Bit by bit, details trickled out about the extent of the intru ...more

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ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Jailed Kurdish militant leader Abdullah Ocalan has warned that peace talks between his group and the Turkish state will come to an end if Islamic State militants are allowed to carry out a massacre in a predominantly Kurdish town ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — One lesson from Julia Pierson's short tenure as director of the agency that protects the first family: The Secret Service can't keep secrets from the president.Pierson's undoing was not telling the president about a Sept. 16 in ...more

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BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand will revive talks with Japan and Myanmar aimed at kick-starting the floundering multi-billion dollar Dawei Special Economic Zone in Myanmar, a junta spokesman said on Thursday. The project is arguably Southeast As ...more

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ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's parliament is considering a motion that would give the government new powers to launch military operations in Syria and Iraq and allow foreign forces to make incursions from its territory.Parliament previously appr ...more

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"That's how we're going to break the chain of transmission, and that's where our focus has to be." — Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, on how federal health officials will monitor people who have come into con ...more

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The married stars of the "Real Housewives of New Jersey" are due for a dose of unscripted reality.Teresa and Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice are scheduled to be sentenced Thursday on conspiracy and bankruptcy fraud charges in federal ...more