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Feds vs. states: Who decides on Ebola quarantines

Tuesday, 28 October 2014 02:31
WASHINGTON (AP) — For Americans wondering why President Barack Obama hasn't forced all states to follow a single, national rule for isolating potential Ebola patients, the White House has a quick retort: Talk to the Founding Fathers. A hodgepodge of state policies, some of which directly contradict Obama's recommendations, has sowed confusion about what's really needed to stop Ebola from spreading in the United States. While public health advocates denounce state quarantines as draconian and…
Midterm Mixer 2014: Katie Couric to lead special election live stream
Tuesday, 28 October 2014 00:28
Katie Couric, Yahoo Global News Anchor will lead special midterm election reaction beginning at 11pmET on November 4th. The Midterm Mixer will stream on Yahoo.com from Washington D.C’s Capitol Lounge bar. In front of a live audience, Katie will be joined by special guests including Grover Norquist, Politico’s Mike Allen, CPAC’s Neera Tanden, strategist Jamal Simmons, David Swerdlick from The Root, and members of Yahoo New’s political team including columnist Matt Bai and White House…
U.S. Senate control could be mixed blessing for Republican 2016 hopefuls
Monday, 27 October 2014 23:28
By Jeff Mason and Gabriel Debenedetti WASHINGTON (Reuters) - For Republican lawmakers with White House aspirations, control of the U.S. Senate could be a blessing and a curse. If Republicans win a Senate majority in the Nov. 4 elections, the party's new governing responsibilities may force potential 2016 presidential candidates such as Marco Rubio of Florida and Ted Cruz of Texas to take uncomfortable votes that open them to criticism from rivals outside of Congress.
Toronto elects a new mayor, ends Ford era
Monday, 27 October 2014 21:27
TORONTO (AP) — Toronto elected a moderate conservative as mayor on Monday, ending the Rob Ford era marked by scandals over his illegal drug use and public drunkenness. John Tory, a former chief executive of major cable company Rogers Communications, had 40 percent of the vote, compared to 34 percent for Doug Ford, brother of outgoing Mayor Rob Ford. Left-leaning Olivia Chow was third with nearly 23 percent. The results were announced with more than…
Biden planning 3-nation trip in November
Monday, 27 October 2014 20:27
WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden is planning a trip next month to Ukraine, Morocco and Turkey. The White House says Biden will be traveling abroad the week of Nov. 17. He plans to lead the U.S. delegation to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit, being held this year in Marrakesh, Morocco. Biden also plans to meet in Turkey with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (REH'-jehp TY'-ihp UR'-doh-wahn) as well as the country's prime minister and other individuals.…
Obama administration eyes leadership change at auto safety agency -source
Monday, 27 October 2014 19:26
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The acting chief of the NHTSA, the top U.S. automotive safety regulator, is unlikely to be nominated for the job and an active search is under way to fill the position, a source familiar with the matter said on Monday. After a series of perceived failures at the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration, David Friedman, who has served this year as acting head of the agency, is not expected to be tapped…
Louisiana Democratic Senator in tight race against GOP challenger
Monday, 27 October 2014 18:26
The congressional elections are now eight days away. But if they were held today, our CBS Battleground Tracker shows the Republicans would take back control of the Senate. The Democrats now have a 55-45 majority. We estimate the GOP would win six seats to control with the slimmest of margins, 51-49. The CBS Battleground Tracker shows Democrats hold the U.S. Senate currently, but if midterm elections were held today, Republicans would take back control of…
Midterm elections: Tough struggle for incumbent Landrieu in La.
Monday, 27 October 2014 17:25
October 27, 2014, 6:36 PM|If elections were held today, Republicans would pick up six seats in the Senate giving them the majority. But control of the Senate might hang in the balance until December, when the entire political world could descend on Louisiana. Nancy Cordes reports.
Sheriff: School shooter invited victims to lunch
Monday, 27 October 2014 16:23
MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — A 14-year-old girl who was wounded when a student opened fire inside a Washington state high school has died, raising the death toll in the shooting to three, including the gunman. Gia Soriano died Sunday night, more than two days after she was shot, officials at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett said. "We are devastated by this senseless tragedy," her family said in a statement, read at a news conference by…
Rick Perry looks to claim the Reagan mantle in California speech
Monday, 27 October 2014 15:24
Monday evening Texas Gov. Rick Perry will be paying homage to former President Reagan with his own version of Reagan's famous "A Time for Choosing" speech. Perry will deliver the speech at the Reagan Library Simi Valley, Calif., on the 50th anniversary of the 1964 speech. Reagan's remarks were intended to help the flailing presidential campaign of GOP nominee Barry Goldwater (he lost in a landslide). Goldwater may not have benefited, but Reagan did--the speech…

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