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SEC Is Steering More Trials to Judges It Appoints

The Securities and Exchange Commission is increasingly steering cases to hearings in front of the agency’s appointed administrative judges, who found in its favor in every verdict for the 12 months through September, rather than taking them to federal court. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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For More Teens, Arrests Replace School Discipline

A generation ago, students caught fighting at school, sassing a teacher or skipping class might have ended up in detention. Today, there’s a good chance they will end up in police custody. Some communities are trying to reverse the practice. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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WH’s Ben Rhodes: “A Travel Ban Could Endanger People More”

BEN RHODES, WHITE HOUSE DEPUTY NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISER: There is no ideology here. The president wants solutions that will work and protect the American people and also containing the spread in West Africa. And frankly the judgment of the professionals who know how to deal with these issues is, if you have a travel ban […]

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Hagel orders military medical team to train, get ready for quick response to more Ebola cases in US

The Defense Department said Sunday that it is preparing a quick-response medical team to help health-care professionals should the Ebola virus spread in the United States. Full News here – FOX News

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Obama answers a question from the press after meeting with his team coordinating the government's Ebola response in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

Obama to seek more funds to fight Ebola: Bloomberg

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama is preparing to ask Congress for additional funding to fight the Ebola virus, Bloomberg reported on Saturday, citing White House and congressional officials. Obama could make the request as early as next week, the congressional official told Bloomberg. Both officials declined to say how much additional funding Obama would […]

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Frontier Airlines President Says Nurse On Flights May Have Been At More Advanced Stage Of Ebola Than Thought

DENVER (AP) — The president of Frontier Airlines says a nurse who was on flights between Dallas and Cleveland and who later tested positive for Ebola may have been at a more advanced stage of the illness than previously thought. Barry Biffle emailed employees Friday about the findings by the Centers for Disease Control and […]

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White House Fence Jumper Omar Gonzalez Had 800 Rounds of Ammo in Car, Prosecutors Say

Accused White House fence jumper faces more charges

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – An Iraq war veteran accused of running inside the White House armed with a knife faces more charges under a federal grand jury indictment returned on Thursday. Omar Gonzalez, 42, is alleged to have climbed over the White House fence on Sept. 29, burst through the front door and made it to […]

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U.S. and Russia Agree to Share More Intelligence on ISIS

Secretary of State John Kerry made it clear that he would welcome expanded cooperation with Russia after a meeting in Paris with the country’s foreign minister. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Wall St. pumps more money to Republicans, as ideology trumps issues

By Gabriel Debenedetti and Emily Stephenson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Wall Street donors are opening their wallets to back the Republican fight for control of the U.S. Senate in November's election, and financial services has emerged again as the highest spending sector, according to campaign finance reports. … Full News here – Yahoo! Elections – Destination […]

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More Trade Agreements Won’t Fix Austerity

The U.S. economy is growing slowly and Europe’s hardly at all. The stock market lurch last week is a belated acknowledgement that our two economies share a common affliction, and Europe suffers more seriously. The affliction is austerity. And yet the main remedy being promoted by the U.S. government and its European allies is a […]

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