At July Lull, Presidential Race Is Close As Ever

The presidential race is entering the sultry summer, a final lull before the sprint to Election Day, with President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney neck and neck and no sign that either can break away.

Senh: A good summary of the race so far.

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  • Professor explains wild airline rant: In-flight cigarette was ‘revolutionary’ act of ‘civil disobedience’
    A Penn State professor was arrested over the weekend in a bizarre videotaped incident that went viral. Karen Halnon, who teaches sociology at the university’s Abington campus, was flying from Nicaragua to Miami when she lit up a cigarette and ranted about Venezuela and President Barack Obama. More
  • Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan
    House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • GOP boycotts health care advisory board
    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • Original ricin suspect was held despite evidence pointing to another man
    After keeping Elvis impersonator James Kevin Curtis in jail for a week, interrogating him while he was chained to a chair and turning his house upside down, federal authorities had no confession or physical evidence tying him to the ricin-laced letters sent to President Obama and other public officials. More
  • Stories for July 2014
    posted: 07/31/2014 4:54 p.m. The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited the Austin Powder Co. for safety and health violations at its plant in East Camden. posted: 07/31/2014 2:40 p.m. Five Arkansas fire departments will split ...
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  • Stories for July 2016
    posted: 07/31/2016 3:53 a.m. JOHNSTOWN, Pa. -- With 100 days left before the fall presidential election ... voting begins Tuesday to winnow the crowded field of candidates in the race for the Ward 4 position on the city Board of Directors.
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  • Turkey Talks, Migration, Hamas: EU Week Ahead July 24-28
    This will be The Wall Street Journal’s last Week Ahead blog, as the EU enters its August lull. A few items will still keep the EU busy next week, however. Here’s what the watch for, if you’re not already on the beach: On Tuesday,
    07/20/2017 - 3:51 am | View Link
  • Stories for July 2014
    posted: 07/31/2014 10:12 a.m. Benton County sheriff's deputies apprehended a man wanted in connection the killing of his father-in-law in Oklahoma. posted: 07/31/2014 8:26 a.m. Fort Smith-based ArcBest Corp. on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $ ...
    07/30/2014 - 4:33 pm | View Link
  • Saturday, July 12, 2014
    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's two rival candidates reached a breakthrough agreement Saturday to a complete audit of their contested presidential election ... but no sign of lull as Palestinians deaths rise over 150 GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip ...
    07/12/2014 - 10:00 pm | View Link
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  • International News | Latest World News, Videos & Photos ...
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  • Random Samples
    Find the latest public opinion news at ABC News 5/23/12 Strong Support for Gay Marriage Exceeds Str. Opposition... Republicans and conservatives oppose gay marriage by more than 2-1, evangelical white Protestants by more than 3-1.
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  • What News
    ADSAD - association de défense des droits de l'homme dénommée secours aux détenus
    06/16/2018 - 4:02 pm | View Website
  • Ocoee massacre
    The Ocoee massacre was a white mob attack on African-American residents in northern Ocoee, Florida, which occurred on November 2, 1920, the day of the U.S. presidential election.
    06/16/2018 - 11:37 am | View Website
  • A Comprehensive History of Zionist Crimes
    Details of the many atrocities and deceptions perpetrated by the Khazar tribe, who pose as "Semitic" 'Jews' and accuse their critics of "anti-Semitism", whilst slaughtering the Palestinians who are true Semites.
    06/15/2018 - 1:16 am | View Website
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