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Nurse Christine Wade hands out fact sheets to disembarking Carnival Magic passengers in Texas after a weeklong cruise was disrupted by an Ebola scare. The week’s jarring developments spotlit President Obama’s management, prompting him to appoint an Ebola “czar.”

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Members of the media on the outskirts of Suruc, Turkey, watch smoke from an airstrike in Kobani, Syria, during fighting between Syrian Kurds and Islamic State militants on Sunday. 

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Senate race in N.C. could be nation’s most expensive ever

Senate race in N.C. could be nation’s most expensive ever

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — From the Koch brothers and Art Pope to George Soros and Michael Bloomberg, wealthy donors are making North Carolina’s U.S. Senate race one of America’s first $100 million contests.

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Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

FILE - This Oct. 15, 2014 shows President Barack Obama, third from left, talking to media about Ebola during a meeting in the Quite House Cabinet Room with the team coordinating the government’s response to the Ebola outbreak. Leading into midterm election, Obama delayed acting on immigratio…

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Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

FILE- In this Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, file photo released by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Coast Guard Health Technician Nathan Wallenmeyer, left, and CBP supervisor Sam Ko, right, conduct prescreening measures on a passenger who has arrived from Sierra Leone at O'Hare Internatio…

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Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

Sylvia Burwell, Secretary of Health and Human Services, left, and Dr. Thomas Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, far right, listen as President Barack Obama speaks to the media about the government’s Ebola response, in the Oval Office of the White House Thurs…

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Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

This undated handout photo provided by Revolution shows Ron Klain, a former chief of staff to Vice President Joe Biden. A longtime Democratic operative, Klain was tasked Friday by President Barack Obama with running the government's response to the Ebola crisis. (AP Photo/Revolution)

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Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

FILE - This Oct. 16, 2014, file photo shows President Barack Obama speaking to media during a meeting with his Ebola response team in the Oval Office of the White House. Leading into the midterm election, Obama delayed acting on immigration and an attorney general nomination to dodge the pol…

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Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

President Barack Obama speaks to the media about the government’s Ebola response, in the Oval Office of the White House Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

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Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

President Barack Obama speaks to the media about the government’s Ebola response, in the Oval Office of the White House Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

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Analysis: Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

Analysis: Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

WASHINGTON — President Obama delayed acting on immigration and an attorney general nomination this fall to dodge the politics of the midterm campaign season. But there was one topic he could not push aside — Ebola.

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Missouri ballot proposal would shift budget powers

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — When balancing the budget, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has some of the most expansive powers among his peers. He can reduce spending for anything he chooses, and has done so repeatedly.

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Shameful effort waged to depress minority turnout

Shameful effort waged to depress minority turnout

Responsible politicians should encourage people to exercise their most precious of rights.

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