Boehner: We’ve Got A Fight On Our Hands

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) says that the next six months will be a tough battle for the 89 freshman Republicans up for reelection.

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) says that the next six months will be a tough battle for the 89 freshman Republicans up for reelection. The Speaker’s comments come based on remarks he made earlier this week that handicapped Republicans’ chances of retaining control of the House. (0:31)

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A pair of memorials for an American and Brit killed by the Islamic State, a human rights visit to Detroit and a U.N. meeting on the peacekeeping mission in the Golan Heights.

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Senegal is declared ‘Ebola-free,’ a breakthrough between the Nigerian government and Boko Haram, and the Swedish military on high alert.

Pelosi, Cleaver Wage Friendly World Series Bet

A Giants win will yield Pelosi BBQ from Kansas City. A Royals win will net Cleaver some San Francisco chocolates.

WHO: Ebola Outbreak in Senegal ‘Over’

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Senegalese health officials have undertaken 42 days of ‘case finding’ without reporting a new infection.

Obama Calls On Congress To Act On Identity Theft

“It’s time to have one clear national standard that brings certainty to businesses and keeps consumers safe,” Obama said.