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Landrieu Stands By Race, Gender Comment: 'Everyone Knows This Is The Truth'

Says South "has not always been the friendliest or easiest place for African Americans to advance"






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:43:50 GMT
Being a Pop Star Can Take Up To 25 Years Off Your Life

A new study shows pop stars die 25 years earlier than the average American. 12,000 musicians from different genres who died since 1950 were examined for this study.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21:07:31 GMT
Party Game: Can You Tell the Dems From the Republicans?

Despite major differences, members of both parties sometimes seem more alike than you might think when it comes to some major issues.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:52:55 GMT
Mid-Term Election Showdown

A new NBC/WSJ poll as voters decide key Senate and Governor's races, President Obama pleads Democrats case one last time and Chris Christies viral video sensation.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:44:18 GMT
Chuck Todd: Takeaways From 'Meet the Voters' - Louisiana Edition

We spoke with voters to better understand what issues will decide this unusual jungle primary -- and its possible runoff in December.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:20:22 GMT
Louisiana Dem: Race a Source of Obama's Woes in South

It's been a difficult time for the president to present himself in a very positive light as a leader," she said of the president.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:18:17 GMT
Louisiana Points to Realignment for Democratic Party

Meet The Voters: Chuck wraps up his cross-country road trip with a visit to the Bayou, where he finds Democrats preparing to move back towards the party of the Clintons.

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:17:07 GMT
Is D.C. Out of Touch -- Even When It's Just Binge-Watching on the Couch?

Facebook handed over lists of the television shows that are disproportionately liked by those in seven key Senate race states -- and Washington D.C.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:44:22 GMT
What Tuesday's Electorate PROBABLY Will Look Like

Two of the biggest questions heading into Election Day are: What will the electorate look like? And: How will these voters break? Here's a pretty good indicator.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:55:06 GMT
Watch Live: President Obama Makes Remarks on the Economy - 11a ET

President Obama makes remarks on the economy at Rhode Island College, Providence.






Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:25:53 GMT
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