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Police report possible new sighting of ambush suspect Eric Frein

FOX News - 6 hours 37 min ago
A Pennsylvania law enforcement official reported a possible sighting of ambush suspect Eric Frein Monday, prompting an extensive and ultimately unsuccessful search. 
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New Ebola guidelines stress gear ritual

CNBC - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:58pm
New guidelines for health care workers stress practice and rituals in taking off gear while contacting Ebola patients. NBC News reports.
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Market focus shifts to China, Europe

CNBC - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:55pm
Apple's good news should be a positive for stocks Tuesday, but global growth woes remain in the background as traders watch China and Europe.
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U.S. Denial of Visas for 6 in Hungary Strains Ties

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:51pm
The diplomatic incident involving the unnamed public officials has transfixed Hungarian political circles and provided fresh evidence of growing tension between the two nations.






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First Draft: Midwest Manners Give Way in Last Illinois Governor’s Debate

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:50pm
Gov. Pat Quinn of Illinois and his Republican opponent, Bruce Rauner, squared off in their last debate of the election season.






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C.D.C. Issues New Guidelines for Ebola Care

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:37pm
The new protocols are based on procedures followed by the international aid group Doctors Without Borders.






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Well: Genetic Variant May Shield Latinas From Breast Cancer

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:21pm
A new study’s findings may explain why Hispanic women have lower rates of breast cancer than other Americans.






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First Draft: Steyer Passes Adelson as No. 1 ‘Super PAC’ Donor

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:17pm
Tom Steyer has become the largest “super PAC” donor of all time.






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National Briefing | Mid-Atlantic: Pennsylvania: Justice Is Suspended

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:02pm
The State Supreme Court on Monday suspended Justice Seamus P. McCaffery in a pornographic email scandal.






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National Briefing | Washington: Obama Broadens Support for Same-Sex Marriage

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:00pm
President Obama says he now believes that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage in all 50 states but expressed support for the more incremental approach taken by the Supreme Court.






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First Draft: Ohio Governor Backpedals on Repeal of Health Law

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:50pm
Gov. John Kasich of Ohio said his comments about a Republican-led Congress being unlikely to repeal the Affordable Care Act were taken out of context.






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China's third-quarter GDP data beat forecasts

CNBC - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:01pm
China's economy grew at its slowest pace in more than five years in the third quarter, official statistics showed Tuesday, but the data still topped estimates.
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Motherlode Blog: For Some Children With Autism, Even a Toothbrush Is a Challenge

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 9:24pm
Dental cleanings happen only twice a year. Twice-daily brushing matters as much for dental health. To establish that routine for a child on the spectrum, start small.






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Speaker of Alabama House Is Arrested on Corruption Charges

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 9:18pm
Michael G. Hubbard was charged with 23 felony counts, including voting for legislation in which he had a conflict of interest and using his public office for personal gain.
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In Raising Immigration, G.O.P. Risks Blowback After Election

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 9:02pm
Republicans’ use of illegal immigration as an issue in several Senate campaigns is raising questions about what the party wants to be in the longer term.
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Motel Meeting in Indiana Leads to Gruesome Confession

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 9:00pm
The police said a convicted sex offender had admitted to killing a woman found strangled at a motel and told detectives of at least three other bodies in Gary, Ind.






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3 Weeks of Isolation and Worry End for 43 People Declared Free of Ebola

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:57pm
The fiancée of Thomas Eric Duncan, who died of Ebola, was among the people watched for signs of the disease because they had contact with him before hospitalization.






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First Draft: Lewinsky Live: I Was the Internet’s First Victim

The New York Times - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:56pm
A few hours after joining Twitter and sending Washington into a tizzy, Monica Lewinsky spoke at the Forbes Under 30 Summit in Philadelphia, and talked about being “the first person to have their reputation completely destroyed” on the Internet.
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Total SA CEO killed in plane accident

CNBC - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:54pm
Total SA CEO Christophe de Margerie was killed in an airplane collision at Moscow's Vnukovo International Airport on Tuesday.
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