Pelosi: House GOP Folded, Brought Student Loan Bill To Floor

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) says the House Republicans "folded" because the President made the student loan interest rate issue "too hot to handle." (0:36)

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) says the House Republicans “folded” because the President made the student loan interest rate issue “too hot to handle.” (0:36)

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LISTEN: The Day Ahead – October 21, 2014

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The last chance to catch Halley’s Comet for the next 47 years, the U.N. Security talks piracy in Somalia and Jimmy Choo lists on the London Stock Exchange.

LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – October 21, 2014

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London orders surveillance flights over Syria and Qatar earns a spot on the U.N.’s Human Rights Council.

UN in Brief: Calm & Conflict for October 21, 2014

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New aid deliveries arrive in West Africa, but the U.N.’s Ebola relief fund remains only 5% funded, and 15 countries win seats on the Human Rights Council.

NC Senate Race: Tillis To Appear Solo At Candidate Forum

Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan declined to appear at the event.

U.S. Olympic Committee CEO: Time Is Right For U.S. To Host

The United States should host another Olympic Games, as long as it makes economic sense, according to the US Olympic Committee CEO.

Christie Convinced Next President Will Be A Governor

“We need to have a big broad bench of good, experienced Republican governors to select from in 2016,” said Christie.