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Cantor’s Big Business Agenda Sparks Primary Challenge

FEELING HEAT: House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's flexibility on immigration reform makes him vulnerable to charges that he has lost touch with conservative principles.

Dave Brat is challenging Rep. Eric Cantor in a Republican primary — and giving the House majority leader a verbal thrashing on immigration.

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Romney Slams Teachers Unions, Backs School Choice

Presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney blasted President Obama’s handling of the nation’s public education system on Wednesday.

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Nixon’s “Checkers” Speech, John Paul Jones Delivers His Immortal Words And NASA Loses The Mars Climate Orbiter

Plus, the Chicago Eight trial begins and British Maj. John André is arrested and charged with espionage.

Click here for: Tuesday, September 23

● Mortgage lending by the numbers

● Whistling all the way to the bank

● Religious influence wanes in U.S.

● Ivory and rhino horn trade widens

● Airlines put squeeze on passengers

● Warren Commission Report goes online

Rockefellers Pledge to Divest from Fossil Fuels

They promise to divest $50 billion in an effort to increase awareness of clean energy.

U.S. Begins Air Campaign Against ISIS In Syria

Despite being buffered by Jordan, multiple locations in Syria are within 75 miles of Jerusalem   /   TRNS

The beginning of the airstrikes in Syria marks a major escalation in the fight against the terrorist organization. Prior to this point, the fighting had been limited to Iraq, largely to protect Americans.

LISTEN: The Day Ahead – September 23, 2014

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120+ leaders talk climate change in New York, the Lebanese parliament attempts to pick a president and Nintendo turns 125.

White House Jumper Had 800 Rounds Of Ammo In Car, Says Prosecutor

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Omar Gonzalez was able to enter the White House before finally being apprehended by the Secret Service, sparking a massive internal investigation.