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Kentuckians send McConnell to Senate a sixth time

Updated: 11/04/2014 - Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell has fought off a fierce challenge from Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes, winning a sixth term and the chance to become the second Senate majority leader from Kentucky.

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Exit poll: Voters unhappy with Obama and GOP

Posted: 11/04/2014 - Most of the Americans voting Tuesday say they are dissatisfied or angry with the Obama administration. But they're not so fond of the opposition, either.

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Late campaigning points to economy, women's issues

Posted: 11/02/2014 - Candidates in crucial Senate races are clashing over women's issues and the economy, and both parties are predicting victory in Tuesday's election that will determine Senate control.

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Nurse: No option but to fight Ebola quarantine

Kaci Hickox, of Maine, can travel after treating Ebola patients.

Posted: 11/02/2014 - A nurse who successful fought Maine's quarantine for health care workers who have treated Ebola patients says she had no option but to challenge how medical professionals were being treated.

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Investigators head to desert crash site

Posted: 11/01/2014 - SpaceShipTwo was intended to be the first of a fleet of craft designed to give wealthy tourists a high-altitude view of Earth.

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Scientists try to predict number of US Ebola cases

Updated: 11/01/2014 - Medical experts studying the spread of Ebola say the American public should expect more people infected with the disease to arrive here from West Africa before the end of the year.

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Hospital: Girl, 14, dies after school shooting

Updated: 11/01/2014 - One of the teenagers wounded in a Washington state high school shooting has died, raising to four the number of fatalities from the moment when a student opened fire in a cafeteria.

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Virgin Galactic says space tourism rocket exploded

Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo space tourism rocket

Updated: 10/31/2014 - British billionaire Richard Branson is headed to California's Mojave Desert after a Virgin Galactic space tourism rocket exploded and crashed, killing one person and seriously injuring another.

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Did you remember to set your clocks back?

Daylight Saving Time, Fall, Autumn

Posted: 10/31/2014 - Most people in the United States are getting an extra hour of sleep this weekend, thanks to the annual shift back to standard time.

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Judge rejects Ebola quarantine for Maine nurse

Kaci Hickox, of Maine, can travel after treating Ebola patients.

Posted: 10/31/2014 - Kaci Hickox can travel unrestricted after a Maine judge rejected the state's bid to limit her movements as a medical worker who has treated Ebola patients

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Maine asks court to isolate quarantined nurse

Posted: 10/31/2014 - Maine health officials have asked a court to limit the movements of nurse Kaci Hickox, who defied a voluntary quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients.

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Bluegrass Poll: McConnell takes biggest lead yet in Senate race

Updated: 10/30/2014 - After more than a year of campaign ads bombarding the airwaves and the candidates jockeying for votes, the latest WKYT Herald-Leader Bluegrass Poll finds Kentucky voters set to re-elect Sen. Mitch McConnell to a sixth term rather than punish the nation’s top Republican by sending Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes to Washington.

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