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  • Political Scene

    The Obama administration is set to announce approval of a 1,000-megawatt solar project on federal land in Southern California, the largest in a series of solar projects given the go-ahead in recent weeks.


  • Delaware candidates for Senate Christine O'Donnell and Chris Coons debate at Widener Law School in Wilmington on Tuesday. At one point, Ms. O'Donnell questioned whether the First Amendment stipulates separation of church and state. (Associated Press)

    O'Donnell questions 1st Amendment

    Republican Christine O'Donnell challenged her Democratic rival Tuesday to show where the Constitution requires separation of church and state, drawing swift criticism from her opponent, laughter from her law school audience and a quick defense from prominent conservatives.


  • Look for Julian Assange, founder and editor of the WikiLeaks website, to be back in the news with a fresh set of classified documents.

    Inside the Beltway

    Brace for it. Julian Assange has stepped back in the news.


  • O'Donnell

    Political Scene

    Republican Senate nominee Christine O'Donnell of Delaware is calling out the Republican establishment in Washington for not helping her underdog campaign.


  • Republican Senate candidate Christine O'Donnell responds to Democratic rival Chris Coons in a nationally televised debate at the University of Delaware in Newark on Wednesday night. They are vying for the seat formerly held by Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. (Associated Press)

    Culture Briefs

    "In her unpreparedness and apparent infatuation with her own notoriety, [Christine] O'Donnell's debate performance recalls Sarah Palin's 2008 vice-presidential appearances," writes Juli Weiner on VanityFair.com.


  • Republican Senate candidate Christine O'Donnell responds to Democratic rival Chris Coons in a nationally televised debate at the University of Delaware in Newark on Wednesday night. They are vying for the seat formerly held by Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. (Associated Press)

    O'Donnell, Coons clash in debate over Obama's policies

    Delaware Republican Christine O'Donnell wasted no time Wednesday night trying to prove she is a contender for the U.S. Senate.


  • Coons

    Political Scene

    Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin raised more than $1.2 million for her political action committee during the last quarter, giving $93,500 to conservative candidates and causes ahead of the looming midterm elections in which she's played a major role.


  • ** FILE ** Christine O'Donnell (AP Photo/Rob Carr)

    Poll: Democrat has big lead in Delaware Senate race

    The latest poll in Delaware's U.S. Senate race shows Democrat Chris Coons with a 19 percent lead over Republican Christine O'Donnell.


  • ** FILE ** Delaware Republican Senate candidate Christine O'Donnell addresses supporters during a rally on Friday, Oct. 1, 2010, at her new campaign headquarters in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Rob Carr)

    O'Donnell vows to protect gun rights

    Republican Christine O'Donnell received the endorsement of a newly formed gun-rights group Thursday and vowed to safeguard the right to own guns if elected to the Senate.


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