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October 30, 2014

The Missing Women of Afghanistan

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This disconnect between Washington's much-advertised support for women's rights and its actual disdain for women was not lost upon canny Afghans. From early on, they recognized that the Americans were hypocrites at heart.

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How The Senate Polls Could Be Wrong

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These Ballot Measures Would Obliterate Abortion Rights

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Rush Limbaugh's Gross Closing Argument

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Liberal Lurch: Both Parties Take Progressive Turn

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Mitt Romney: Obama Hasn't Given The Poor And Minorities Enough Gifts

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Mitch McConnell's Freighted Ties To A Shadowy Shipping Company

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Only Top Congressional Leaders Notified Of White House Computer Attack

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Kerry On 'Chickensh*t' Criticism: 'We Condemn Anybody' Who Uses That Language

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Tom Menino, Former Mayor Of Boston, Dies At Age 71

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Obama: Tom Menino Was 'Bold, Big-Hearted, And Boston Strong'

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Cruz: 'Hillary Clinton Will Be The Next President' If GOP Picks Another Romney, McCain

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Twitter Account Leaking Details About Ferguson Investigation Was Hacked, Prosecutor Claims

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Final Florida Polls Give Crist The Edge

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Native American Children Face Threats After Shooting In Washington State

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Roberts Nabs Big Endorsement

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Sandra Fluke's Election Bid Opposed By One Big-Spending Businessman

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Voters Will Decide On Billions For Land Conservation

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States Are Prioritizing Prisons Over Education, Budgets Show

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Netanyahu Not The First To Be Called 'Chickensh*t'

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Senate Control Could Hinge On Two Independents

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Nurse Defies Ebola Quarantine In Maine, Goes For Bike Ride

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Obama Administration Backs Down On For-Profit College Regulations

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GOP Senate Candidate Says Poor People Can Just Retire Early If Social Security Age Rises

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Michael Jordan Throws Serious Shade At Obama's Golfing Game

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Georgia Court Ruling May 'Wreak Havoc' On Election Day

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'CHARACTER ASSASSINATION'

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Mary Burke Says Company Never Fired Her

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