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In short, the contest is too close to call.

Philadelphia Inquirer - ‎18 minutes ago‎
In the final days of their race for the White House, President Obama has been accusing Republican Mitt Romney of lying to "scare" voters and grasp power.
Foes' 'sandy' pitch
Politics 2012: Obama's final appearance in Iowa, Romney ends in New Hampshire
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Power restored in lower Manhattan, misery from Hurricane Sandy continues in ... (blog) - ‎20 minutes ago‎
New Jersey state troopers keep order as motorist line up to purchase gasoline at the Thomas A. Edison service area on the New Jersey Turnpike Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, near Woodbridge, N.J.
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Political cash floods California races

Los Angeles Times - ‎10 hours ago‎
Political cash floods California races. More than half a billion is likely, with much going to initiative fights. Biotechnology firms oppose Prop.
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Urgency added to superstorm recovery as temps drop

Huffington Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
NEW YORK - Falling temperatures on Sunday put more people at risk in a region already battling gasoline shortages, stubborn power outages and spasms of lawlessness in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.
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Police helicopter crashes in Atlanta, killing 2 officers

CNN - ‎2 hours ago‎
Atlanta (CNN) -- It started as a helicopter search for a missing 9-year old boy. About two hours later, the police chopper lay in pieces on a city street, two officers were dead and hundreds of northwest Atlanta residents had no power.
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Apple's vanishing iPad

9 hours ago
Written by
Brooke Crothers
The iPad we know and love seemed to vanish yesterday. Call it the featherweight KO'ing the heavyweight. On the first day of sales, the 312-gram Mini knocked the 652-gram fourth-generation iPad into quick obscurity.
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Rebels Draw Fire for Alleged Execution

Wall Street Journal - ‎9 hours ago‎
By SAM DAGHER. BEIRUT—The United Nations and human-rights groups accused Syrian rebels of committing possible war crimes after video footage showing the purported summary execution of captured government soldiers drew world-wide ...
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Egyptian Copts await new pope to succeed Shenouda III

BBC News - ‎8 hours ago‎
Egypt's Coptic Christians will learn who is their new pope on Sunday, when a blindfolded child selects the name of one of three candidates.
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Syria opposition groups hold crucial Qatar meeting

BBC News - ‎39 minutes ago‎
Syrian opposition groups have gathered in the Qatari capital, Doha, for a key meeting on how to form a more united front against President Assad.
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PA official hints Israel, Hamas in secret talks

Ynetnews - ‎2 hours ago‎
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeina said Saturday that the Palestinian Authority will soon expose information on "secret talks" between Israel and Arab and Palestinian elements aimed at preventing the PLO from submitting ...
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US foreign policy challenges: Iran

The National - ‎34 minutes ago‎
NICOSIA // The final televised debate between Mr Obama and Mr Romney last month confirmed that Iran's nuclear programme will likely be the next US president's top foreign policy challenge.
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Stories of heroism emerge from NY community hit hard by Sandy

Fox News - ‎58 minutes ago‎
Tragedy has too often visited one Queens community, but residents drew a line in the sand with Superstorm Sandy, rallying with a surfboard and kayaks at the storm's peak to rescue themselves as a fire engulfed 14 homes and flaming embers came at them ...
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'Kid-slay' nanny charged

New York Post - ‎40 minutes ago‎
An Upper East Side nanny was charged with murder last night in the butchering of two adorable children in their luxurious West 75th Street apartment last month, police said.
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'Puppet March' draws hundreds supporting PBS funds

Wausau Daily Herald - ‎13 hours ago‎
A man carrying puppets of Sesame Street characters Elmo and Kermit holds a sign in front of the Capitol during the "Million Puppet March" in support of public broadcasting in Washington on November 3, 2012.
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Final WNE Poll: Elizabeth Warren holds 4-point edge over Sen. Scott Brown in ... - ‎2 hours ago‎
Western Massachusetts. 65 percent-Warren (+7); 28 percent-Brown (-13); 5 percent-Undecided(+4). Central Massachusetts. 37 percent-Warren (+1); 56 percent-Brown(-4); 7 percent-Undecided(+6).
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Will Jersey shore ever be the same after Sandy?

Watertown Daily Times - ‎59 minutes ago‎
In this Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012 photo, a man walks along the Point Pleasant Beach, N.J. boardwalk, where Superstorm Sandy was an unwelcome visitor .
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Groupon cancels daily deals, attempts to close books on SEC investigation - ‎14 hours ago‎
Groupon has reportedly concluded an investigation by U.S. finance regulators at the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The SEC has completed its review of Groupon's filings, the agency said in a letter dated October 4 and released Friday by ...
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Labor Department To Release Jobs Report

NPR - ‎1 hour ago‎
Later this morning, the government releases the October jobs report. It's the last report out before Election Day. Last month, the unemployment rate fell to 7.8 percent.
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Retaking Michigan's House a hard task for Dems

Lansing State Journal - ‎14 minutes ago‎
Charles Perricone knows he owes his two-year stint as Michigan House Speaker in 1999 to the creation of term limits in Michigan. The Kalamazoo Republican had been suffering minority status in the Democratic-controlled House when newly implemented ...
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Hour by hour: What to watch on Election Night (blog) - ‎30 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON - Stock up on munchies and make sure the batteries in your TV remote are fresh. With this year's presidential election razor-close to the finish, Tuesday could be a long night.
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Clinton joins Obama for rally wrapping whirlwind day of campaigning - ‎5 hours ago‎
Wrapping a whirlwind day of campaigning, President Barack Obama joined Bill Clinton - the last Democratic president, and vocal advocate for Obama - at a massive rally Saturday evening in northern Virginia.
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Obama Ignores Question About Storm Victims' Frustrations...

San Francisco Luxury News - ‎2 hours ago‎
by Keith Koffler on November 3, 2012, 10:44 am President Obama this morning ignored a reporter's question about the mounting frustration victims of Hurricane Sandy are having with the response to the storm, refusing to let a question from the press interrupt ...
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By email or in a tent: a scramble to get Sandy victims to vote

Reuters - ‎7 hours ago‎
Post-storm chaos overshadowing election in U.S. Northeast. * About 70 NYC, Westchester polling places without power. * New York could allow a second day of voting.
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First impressions: Nokia Lumia 920 Windows Phone 8 smartphone

Nov 2, 2012
Written by
Matthew Miller
Earlier this week I posted some first impressions of the HTC 8X after posting details on Windows Phone 8. At the Monday Windows Phone 8 launch event I met with Chris Weber, Executive VP of Nokia Sales & Marketing, and left with a black Nokia Lumia 920 ...
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HTC Windows Phone 8X user reviews

CNET - ‎1 hour ago‎
Pros Great screen. LTE Thin, beautiful, ergonomic design. Great OS and synergy with other Microsoft services. Great camera. Amazing sound quality with headphones.
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Superstars perform benefit concert for Sandy victims

Fox News - ‎20 hours ago‎
In this photo provided by NBC, from left, Steven Tyler, Jimmy Fallon, Mark Rivera, and Bruce Springsteen, perform during "Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together" Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, in New York.
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Cee Lo Accuser: He Slipped Me Ecstasy and Had Sex With Me - ‎Nov 2, 2012‎
The woman who filed a police report accusing Cee Lo of sexual battery secretly recorded a conversation with the singer, and sources involved in the case tell TMZ ... Cee Lo admitted slipping her a drug and then having sex with her -- something the singer ...
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No Doubts for Rivera and Yankees

New York Times - ‎9 hours ago‎
The day after Mariano Rivera sustained a season-ending knee injury on May 3, he vowed he would pitch again in 2013 at age 43. He also said he would continue to shag fly balls in batting practice, which was how he injured the knee.
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Lakers' Nash has small leg fracture, out another week

Columbia Daily Tribune - ‎1 hour ago‎
Steve Nash has a small fracture in his left leg and will be out of the Los Angeles Lakers' lineup for at least another week. The Lakers announced the results of their point guard's MRI exam yesterday, throwing yet another complication into their dismaying start ...
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Nets win as Brooklyn returns to the majors

New York Post - ‎40 minutes ago‎
It wasn't the opening night opponent the Nets spent months planning for. But, in the end, it didn't matter. Major-league sports officially returned to Brooklyn Saturday night, ending a 55-year wait for a borough that still feels the pain of the Dodgers leaving town.
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New Theory on Formation of Solar System's First Stuff - ‎Nov 1, 2012‎
Two Early Solar System Solids. A new study proposes two early solar system solids - chondrules and calcium-aluminum rich inclusions - formed at the same time.
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Alien Life May Require Rare 'Just-Right' Asteroid Belts - ‎Nov 2, 2012‎
Three Scenarios for Asteroid Belt Evolution. Three possible scenarios for the evolution of asteroid belts. Top: A Jupiter-size planet migrates through the belt, scattering material and inhibiting the formation of life on planets.
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Meningitis Toll Tops 400

ABC News - ‎Nov 2, 2012‎
Eighteen more people have been diagnosed with fungal meningitis in an outbreak linked to tainted steroid injections, health officials reported today.
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Stem Cell Therapy Reversed Chemo-Linked Infertility in Male Monkeys

U.S. News & World Report - ‎Nov 2, 2012‎
FRIDAY, Nov. 2 (HealthDay News) -- It might be possible one day to restore male fertility after cancer chemotherapy, new research with monkeys suggests.

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