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Heller proves resilient against ‘blue wave’ in Nevada

“Dean Heller connects with people, he just does, he always has,” said a longtime strategist for the Nevada senator. | John Locher, Pool/AP Photo Elections Top Democrats have been heading to Nevada to keep the Senate seat in play. By [...]
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If there is a blue wave, women will drive it

Democratic women are favored to win in 68 of the 211 House races in which they are running, and could add as many as 45 to their ranks if they do well in competitive races, according to an analysis of POLITICO’s race ratings. Republican women [...]
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Across Afghanistan, Scores Are Killed in a Deadly Wave of Violence

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BAGHLAN-E-MARKAZI, Afghanistan — In a chaotic day of violence throughout Afghanistan, scores of police officers, soldiers and civilians were killed by insurgents who, in four separate attacks, overran a major military base, killed [...]
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A ‘blue wave’? Kentucky voter registration stats say no

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – When President Donald Trump speaks, and tweets, Amy Evans can’t help but cringe. Yet the 68-year-old longtime registered Democrat in central Kentucky recently switched her voter registration to the Republican Party. [...]
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Once-safe GOP seats threatened by blue wave

2 months ago | 0 comment
*/ ]]> CINCINNATI — Republicans who represented some of the safest congressional seats in their party for years are suddenly under intense pressure in 2018, with Democratic challengers threatening to overwhelm them in suburban districts [...]
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At Ohio rally, Trump seeks to head off blue wave

3 months ago | 0 comment
Republican Congressional candidate Troy Balderson reaches for President Donald Trump as he speaks at a rally at Olentangy Orange High School in Lewis Center, Ohio, on Aug. [...]
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A #MeToo Reckoning in China’s Workplace Amid Wave of Accusations

3 months ago | 0 comment
[unable to retrieve full-text content] A series of gripping letters describing abuse and harassment by journalists, intellectuals and charity leaders has lit up the Chinese internet and enlivened the country’s fledgling #MeToo movement. Source: [...]
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Heat Wave Scorches Sweden as Wildfires Rage in the Arctic Circle

3 months ago | 0 comment
[unable to retrieve full-text content] High temperatures and low rainfall have fueled fires across the country. Elsewhere in Europe, drought in Britain and Ireland has exposed ancient structures. Source: NYT > World
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U.K. ‘Heat Wave’? Irish ‘Drought’? Unfamiliar Words for Unfamiliar Times

4 months ago | 0 comment
[unable to retrieve full-text content] Countries known for rain and greenery are seeing parched fields and looming water restrictions. Farmers are struggling to keep livestock and crops alive. Source: NYT > World
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‘Educator spring’ spawns wave of teacher candidates

4 months ago | 0 comment
Angry educators are flooding down-ballot races in the wake of recent red-state teacher strikes, accelerating the Democratic Party’s rebuilding process at the statehouse level and raising the prospect of legislative gains after years of decline. Nearly [...]