10 25 2014
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Video New York Poised to Elect First Democrat Mayor in Two Decades

Nasty governors race in Virginia between two candidates who aren't well liked

(CNN) -- Welcome to Election Day 2013, where two gubernatorial contests and the race for mayor of the nation's biggest city will be settled and a GOP primary battle for a U.S. House seat in Alabama is getting outsized attention.

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Republican Notes Detail Problems with Obamacare Website

Performance has improved as contractors work on site every night

President Barack Obama and supporters of Obamacare have encouraged Americans frustrated by the glitchy HealthCare.gov website to apply for coverage over the phone. But according to meeting notes released Monday by Republican investigators on Capitol Hill, it turns out the phone operators rely on the website to push through transactions.

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House Committee to Question Spy Chiefs About Phone Tapping Allegations

Among those on the hot seat: Director of National Intelligence James Clapper

NSA sign(CNN) -- The House Intelligence Committee is set to question U.S. spy chiefs about accusations that the National Security Agency has tapped not only the phone calls of millions of Americans, but those of top U.S. allies.

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Video Report: White House Stopped Phone Tapping of Foreign Leaders This Summer

Rules for informing president of surveillance are under review, newspaper reports

(CNN) -- The release of further allegations of National Security Agency surveillance efforts caused the Spanish government to summon the U.S. ambassador Monday, and The Wall Street Journal reported that the White House ordered a halt to some eavesdropping on foreign leaders after learning of it this summer.

Read more: Video Report: White House Stopped Phone Tapping of Foreign Leaders This Summer

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