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Democrats Score Special Election Upset In Wisconsin District Trump Won Big

Democrats Score Special Election Upset In Wisconsin District Trump Won BigWisconsin Democrats scored a major upset victory Tuesday night, winning a



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Afghan government under pressure as Taliban threaten new district

Afghan government under pressure as Taliban threaten new districtTaliban fighters closed in on another district in Afghanistan on Sunday as officials sought to reassure an increasingly angry public that security would improve. On Sunday, the insurgents were besieging the governor’s compound in Ajrestan district in Ghazni, south of the capital Kabul, although officials said reinforcements had arrived and were relieving police defending the town. The fighting in Ghazni, which has long had a heavy Taliban presence, follows several days of fighting in Farah province, on the other side of Afghanistan on the border with Iran where the insurgents came close to overrunning the provincial capital.



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EMILY’s List-Backed Lawyer Wins Democratic Primary In Pennsylvania Swing District

EMILY’s List-Backed Lawyer Wins Democratic Primary In Pennsylvania Swing DistrictFormer Allentown City Solicitor Susan Wild won the Democratic nomination for



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Gun Violence Prevents Florida School District From Staging Walkouts Against Gun Violence

Gun Violence Prevents Florida School District From Staging Walkouts Against Gun ViolenceJust as students around the country were preparing another walkout against gun



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New York district judge apologizes, admits he's serial underwear stealer

New York district judge apologizes, admits he's serial underwear stealerA judge who police say repeatedly broke into his neighbor's home to steal her underwear has confessed to snatching panties.



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This School District Is Arming Its Classrooms With Rocks in Case of a School Shooting

This School District Is Arming Its Classrooms With Rocks in Case of a School Shooting"Every classroom has been equipped with a five-gallon bucket of river stone"



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Trump Responds To Dem Strength In Pennsylvania District He'd Won Big

Trump Responds To Dem Strength In Pennsylvania District He'd Won BigWASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump downplayed the significance of the



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Democrats Projected To Win Pennsylvania District That Went Heavily For Trump

Democrats Projected To Win Pennsylvania District That Went Heavily For TrumpELIZABETH TOWNSHIP, Pa. ― Democrat Conor Lamb defeated Republican Rick Saccone



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Texas school district has anonymously armed employees since 2007

Texas school district has anonymously armed employees since 2007David Thweatt, superintendent of a small school district in Harrold, Texas, began anonymously arming school employees after the Virginia Tech shooting and sees his program as a deterrent.



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Pennsylvania Republican Defends 'Right-To-Work' Laws Before Vote In Union-Heavy District

Pennsylvania Republican Defends 'Right-To-Work' Laws Before Vote In Union-Heavy DistrictPITTSBURGH ― Republican Rick Saccone defended so-called “right-to-work” laws three days before a special election in a Western Pennsylvania district with a high rate of union membership. Saccone, the GOP nominee in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District, took reporters’ questions at a small campaign event in the offices of the Republican Committee of Allegheny County on Friday evening. Asked whether he would support a national right-to-work law, Saccone would not answer directly.



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