Tuesday, October 21 2014


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National News Articles for Tuesday, October 21 2014
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U.S. to funnel travelers from Ebola-hit region through five airports

The United States ratcheted up its safeguards against Ebola on Tuesday, requiring travelers from three countries at the center of an epidemic in West Africa to fly into one of five major airports conducting enhanced screening for the virus.

Ben Bradlee, Editor Who Directed Watergate Coverage, Dies at 93

Ben Bradlee, who presided over The Washington Post’s exposure of the Watergate scandal that led to the fall of President Richard M. Nixon and that stamped him in American culture as the quintessential newspaper editor of his era — gruff, charming and tenacious — died on Tuesday. He was 93.

Obama's diminished standing among women is hurting Democrats in the midterms

Single women and suburban moms helped Democrats to big wins in both presidential and midterm elections, but their support for President Obama is fading, especially in battleground states.

Is Obama secretly planning an immigrant amnesty by ordering 34 million work permits and green cards?

The US government is vetting vendors to produce up to 34 million work permits and green cards. Could President Obama be prepping to grant sweeping amnesty to illegal immigrants after the November elections?

Teen dies after collapsing at Ohio haunted house

A 16-year-old girl collapsed at a haunted house attraction in southwest Ohio and died of a heart abnormality.

Final Florida governor’s debate between Charlie Crist and Rick Scott: nasty and personal

In a fast-paced final debate Tuesday, Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist displayed their mutual contempt to a national TV audience in the home stretch of the costliest and meanest campaign in the country.