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  • Foley Passes The Buck

    The issue arising from the recent plagiarizing by Tom Foley's campaign is not that it happened, it is that he blamed others (once again) instead of saying he's in charge, telling us that it shouldn't have happened, he's made changes and is apologizing...
  • Hong Kong protesters defy tear gas and batons to renew democracy call

    HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong democracy protesters defied volleys of tear gas and police baton-charges to stand firm in the center of the global financial hub on Monday, one of the biggest political challenges for Beijing since the Tiananmen Square...
  • Congressional 'perks' under siege in midterm ads

    Flights home from Washington, D.C., a six-figure salary and the House gym: They're all perks of the congressional gig, right? They're also political collateral in more than a dozen House races this cycle. In political ad after ad, challengers are taking...
  • Spanish court suspends Catalonia independence vote

    Spanish court suspends Catalonia independence vote
    MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's Constitutional Court suspended on Monday an independence referendum called by Catalonia for November, although political forces in the wealthy north-east region forged ahead with a political campaign ahead of their planned vote....
  • Obama voices confidence Democrats can keep control of U.S. Senate

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama, citing an economic rebound, said in a CBS interview he feels Democrats can keep control of the U.S. Senate in November elections, although he acknowledged many Americans did not feel the economy was...
  • UK firms' risk appetite picks up even as election looms: Deloitte

    LONDON (Reuters) - British companies are feeling their most confident about taking on business risk in seven years despite worries about an election in 2015 and a possible referendum on Britain's membership of the European Union, a survey showed on...
  • Congress vote on campaign against Islamic State could lag to 2015

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress might not vote until next year on an authorization for President Barack Obama's air strikes against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria, congressional aides said on Monday, despite some lawmakers'...
  • Early-voting sites increase; but hours, days drop

    Early-voting sites increase; but hours, days drop
    TALLAHASSEE — A year after far-reaching election reform, Florida's election supervisors are deploying more early-voting sites but fewer total hours and days than in the last nonpresidential-year election, an analysis shows. Florida's massive...
  • India's prime minister gets rock-star reception in New York

    Madison Square Garden often hosts cultural icons such as Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen and Bono, but on Sunday the storied arena offered rock-star treatment to a political personality: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who made the case for a...
  • Brazil's evangelicals gain clout, close to electing first president

    BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's increasingly powerful evangelical Christians are tantalizingly close to electing one of their own as president next month in what would be a historic shift for the world's largest Catholic nation. Marina Silva, an...
  • U.S. lawmakers urge congressional action to back Obama's Syria war

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers on Sunday stepped up calls for congressional authorization of President Barack Obama's war against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria, amid signs the United States and its allies face a long and difficult...