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Friday, November 7

Hundreds protest California gay-marriage ban

Thursday, November 6

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Wednesday, November 5

Obama breaks racial barrier; McCain concedes

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Major lines and minor glitches at polls

More big gains for Democrats in House races

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Tuesday, November 4

'Joe the Plumber' speeds, but no ticket

Monday, November 3

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Sunday, November 2

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Saturday, November 1

Top rumors of presidential campaign - and reality

Friday, October 31

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Thursday, October 30

Close-up | Voting "meltdown scenario" ahead?

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Wednesday, October 29

Republicans urge Ted Stevens to quit, but senator girds for re-election

Tuesday, October 28

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Monday, October 27

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Sunday, October 26

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Saturday, October 25

McCain warns against control by Democrats

Friday, October 24

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Thursday, October 23

Yup'ik ties give Palins unique Alaska connection

Wednesday, October 22

WSU study: Celebrities can coax youth to vote

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Friday, October 17

Stevens takes the stand, denies hiding gifts

Friday, October 10

Hawaii's Sen. Inouye takes stand to defend Stevens

Thursday, October 2

Senate passes bailout; House feeling the heat

Contractor says he never billed Stevens for work

Wednesday, October 1

Senate revises rescue plan, will vote on bailout tonight

Saturday, September 27

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