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With selfies, tweets, politicians go vote-hunting on social media

In 2014 a multifaceted digital strategy is seen as a prerequisite to getting out the vote.

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Bumgarner rides to the rescue for World Series win

The Giants won their eighth World Series title and the third in five seasons.

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Troops on Ebola mission face quarantine-like monitoring

All U.S. troops returning from the Ebola relief mission in West Africa face a strict, 21-day monitoring period.

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Ford, Chrysler recall vehicles over fire hazards

The Ford Edge, Lincoln MKX, Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango models are among those being recalled.

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Feds sue AT&T, say it misled smartphone customers

AT&T allegedly didn't tell customers it would reduce speeds if they went over a certain amount of data use in a billing cycle.

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WATCH: NASA rocket explodes after liftoff

An unmanned supply rocket carrying $200 million in supplies and research exploded shortly after lifting off in Virginia.

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Kerry wants Keystone pipeline decision soon

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he would like to make a decision soon on the crude oil pipeline.

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Obama defends U.S. Ebola guidelines

President Barack Obama says policies should not discourage Americans willing to fight West Africa's outbreak.

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U.S., allies stage 13 attacks on Islamic State

Air strikes were stage on Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq.

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NEA president opposes ‘toxic’ tests

The new president of the nation's largest teachers union takes over as new Common Core standards roll out across America.

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School shooter invited victims to lunch

A Washington state student who opened fire in his cafeteria before taking his own life had sent texts to the victims asking to meet at lunch.

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Toyota tops car quality survey

Consumers have ranked Toyota and Lexus among the top car brands and say Chrysler is the worst.

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Fighting Ebola: U.S. isolates troops, Australia implements travel ban

The Army will isolate soldiers returning from West Africa, even if they are not believed to have been exposed to the deadly virus.

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Fight for Senate control may not end on Election Day

With a dozen or so tight races, any state could wind up deciding whether Republicans or Democrats control the Senate.

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Boy, 5, to be tested for Ebola

A boy who arrived from Guinea will be tested for Ebola in New York, while a nurse held in quarantine will be allowed to go home.

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Obama plans executive actions to strengthen manufacturing

A series of executive actions aim to strengthen advanced manufacturing, including a $300 million investment to boost industrial competitiveness.

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Last international forces airlifted from key base in Afghanistan

A fleet of planes and helicopters airlifted the last U.S. and British forces from a key southern province.

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Washington state rampage baffles community

A life-long friendship among cousins ended with one of them gunning down the other two, along with three friends, in a high school cafeteria.

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Health official warns of risks from Ebola quarantines

Quarantines imposed on travelers could discourage health workers from helping fight Ebola.

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Police seek motive in fatal Washington state school shooting

Authorities are seeking a motive as to why a high school student shot dead a female classmate and wounded four others.

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NFL week 12 scoreboard

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A football before the first half of an NFL preseason football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Seattle Seahawks Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in Green Bay, Wis.

All the scores from week 12 in the NFL.

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Pacquiao knocked Algieri down 6 times, dominates

Pacquiao Bradley News Conference

Pacquiao gets a signature win that should put to rest the idea he's declining and maybe even set up a fight next year with Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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Oklahoma’s Perine runs for record 427 yards & Top 25 scoreboard

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Oklahoma freshman Samaje Perine set a major college record by running for 427 yards in a driving rainstorm, scoring five touchdowns and leading the No. 23 Sooners over Kansas 44-7 Saturday.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Wizards hand Cavaliers 3rd straight loss

Washington Wizards' John Wall (2) in action during the second half of game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series against the Indiana Pacers Wednesday, May 7, 2014, in Indianapolis. Indiana defeated Washington 86-82.

The hustling Washington Wizards clamped down for a 91-78 win over LeBron James and the mostly flatfooted Cleveland Cavaliers.

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