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Kerry wants Keystone pipeline decision soon

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he would like to make a decision soon on the crude oil pipeline.

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Obama defends U.S. Ebola guidelines

President Barack Obama says policies should not discourage Americans willing to fight West Africa's outbreak.

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U.S., allies stage 13 attacks on Islamic State

Air strikes were stage on Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq.

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NEA president opposes ‘toxic’ tests

The new president of the nation's largest teachers union takes over as new Common Core standards roll out across America.

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School shooter invited victims to lunch

A Washington state student who opened fire in his cafeteria before taking his own life had sent texts to the victims asking to meet at lunch.

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Toyota tops car quality survey

Consumers have ranked Toyota and Lexus among the top car brands and say Chrysler is the worst.

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Fighting Ebola: U.S. isolates troops, Australia implements travel ban

The Army will isolate soldiers returning from West Africa, even if they are not believed to have been exposed to the deadly virus.

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Fight for Senate control may not end on Election Day

With a dozen or so tight races, any state could wind up deciding whether Republicans or Democrats control the Senate.

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Boy, 5, to be tested for Ebola

A boy who arrived from Guinea will be tested for Ebola in New York, while a nurse held in quarantine will be allowed to go home.

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Obama plans executive actions to strengthen manufacturing

A series of executive actions aim to strengthen advanced manufacturing, including a $300 million investment to boost industrial competitiveness.

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Last international forces airlifted from key base in Afghanistan

A fleet of planes and helicopters airlifted the last U.S. and British forces from a key southern province.

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Washington state rampage baffles community

A life-long friendship among cousins ended with one of them gunning down the other two, along with three friends, in a high school cafeteria.

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Iowa Employee Union Talking Health Insurance

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Iowa's largest employee union is negotiating health insurance.

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Iowa State Patrol to Step Up Holiday Enforcement

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Iowans will see more state troopers on the road this weekend.

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Nebraska Study Weighs the Risks of Smoking

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A University of Nebraska study considers the risks associated with weight and smoking.

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Friday’s University of Nebraska and Iowa Game to Honor Pilger Man

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Friday's game will continue to honor a hero from each state for acts of courage.

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Watershed Advisory Task Force Creates Framework for South Dakota Waters

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The Regional Watershed Advisory Task Force of the South Dakota Legislature agreed on two pieces of legislation Monday.