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Obama Hails Ebola Workers As “American Heroes”

“We need to call them what they are: American heroes,” Obama said.

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Boehner Tells Obama To “Get Your House In Order” After Administration Officials Criticize Netanyahu

The president sets the tone for his administration,” Boehner said. “He either condones the profanity and disrespect used by the most senior members of his administration, or he does not.”

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Former Ambassador To Iraq James Jeffrey Criticizes Obama For Islamic State Action

“The administration not only was warned by everybody back in January, it actually announced it was going to intensify its support against ISIS with the Iraqi armed forces, and it did almost nothing,” Jeffrey told PBS.

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White House: Military Policies on Ebola Won’t Help Civilians

Giving a civilian returning from West Africa military protocols is “wrong,” according to the Press Secretary.

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Earnest: Power Resides With States In Ebola Responses

New York and New Jersey ultimately have the responsibility and authority to implement their own policies to protect their citizens, said the Press Secretary.

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White House Jumper Ruled Incompetent To Stand Trial

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Adesanva has already been charged with jumping the White House fence and assaulting two Secret Service dogs.

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Obama To Award Civil War Era Soldier With Medal Of Honor

Army First Lieutenant Alonzo H. Cushing was killed in battle in 1863.

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12 Nobel Peace Prize Laureates Urge Obama To Address Torture

“We stand firmly with those Americans who are asking the US to bring its use of torture into the light of day,” the letter states.

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Nina Pham To Meet With President Obama

After being announced Ebola-free, Dallas Nurse Nina Pham is scheduled to meet with President Barack Obama.

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Humane Society Backs Full Prosecution For Latest WH Fence Jumper

“This person didn’t just illegally enter White House grounds—he attempted to seriously injure two law enforcement animals doing their duty.”

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Virgin Galactic Space Ship Crashes In Test Flight

An in-flight anomaly caused a loss of the vehicle over the Mojave Desert.

DoD Civilians Given Guidelines On Ebola

Civilians personnel can either self-monitor or volunteer to go into a 21-day quarantine.

Pew: Latinos Likely to Vote Democrat, Despite No Immigration Reform

Hispanics still trust the Democratic Party more than the GOP to handle other issues besides immigration reform, according to a Pew study.

LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – October 31, 2014

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Leadership change in Burkina Faso, Hungary’s prime minister scraps a proposed internet tax and a Russian film star “visits” the front lines of eastern Ukraine.

Interview: A New Frontier In Preventing Prescription Drug Deaths

TRNS interviews Daniel L. Cohen, Forum Chair of the US Abuse Deterrent Coalition

Obama Says ACA Will Stay, Even If GOP Takes Senate

“No matter how many times Republicans threaten to repeal this law, we’re going to keep it in place, because it’s working,” President Barack Obama said of Obamacare.