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GOP candidates get an edge with out-of-state cash

October 2nd, 2010 4:10 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON The private rooms at Carmine's, a large Italian restaurant downtown, have been hopping with political donors at lunch this week. It's a month to Election Day, and House and Senate candidates are searching far from home for last-minute campaign

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50 years ago, America discovered a magic place called Mayberry

October 2nd, 2010 8:06 am by Associated Press

CHARLOTTE, N.C. Fifty years ago Monday, the hamlet of Mayberry, N.C., invited America in to enjoy its Southern charms. And, strangely, America is still coming.Despite a dynamite-munching goat, kerosene pickles and the occasional citizen's arrest, Mayberr

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Atheists outscore believers on knowledge about religion quiz

October 2nd, 2010 8:00 am by Associated Press

DENVER - Dave Silverman was poring over the results of the latest survey by the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life and smiling broadly."I am a very happy person," said Mr. Silverman, president of the American Atheists Inc., at the group's booth at the Re

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Photos of American troops posing with dead Afghan civilians seized

October 2nd, 2010 7:55 am by Associated Press

SEATTLE - Those who have seen the photos say they are grisly: soldiers beside newly killed bodies, decaying corpses and severed fingers.The dozens of photos, described in interviews and in e-mails and military documents obtained by The Associated Press, w

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