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ASSOCIATED PRESS Senate candidate Sharron Angle, who is leading her Democratic opponent in Nevada, Majority Leader Harry Reid, wishes death on her opponents, according to a Democratic Party spokesman who has stirred up a heated defense.

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Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-MI, speaks during a news conference following a cloture vote which all but ensures passage of the financial reform bill on Capitol Hill in Washington on July 15, 2010. UPI/Roger L. Wollenberg

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Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-ME, speaks with a reporter after voting yes on a cloture vote on the financial reform bill on Capitol Hill in Washington on July 15, 2010. The vote passed which allows a final vote on passage of the bill later today. UPI/Roger L. Wollenberg

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Sen. Susan Collins, R-ME, (L) speaks with a reporter after voting yes on a cloture vote on the financial reform bill on Capitol Hill in Washington on July 15, 2010. The vote passed which allows a final vote on passage of the bill later today. UPI/Roger L. Wollenberg

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"Bristol at 19 is now a young adult. We obviously want what's best for our children," Sarah Palin said.

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Bloomberg "I am also eligible to receive discretionary compensation for 2008," Jacob J. "Jack" Lew wrote.

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Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates is trying to limit reporters' access to Pentagon officials, both military and civilian. (Associated Press)

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African military troops hold flags during the annual Bastille Day military parade on the Avenue des Champs-Elysees in Paris on Wednesday, July 14, 2010. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

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A demonstration in April erupts in a scuffle between an Israeli soldier and a Palestinian who was protesting the construction of a barrier that makes it difficult for Palestinians to reach farmland, schools and medical care. (Associated Press)

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As the White House releases its National AIDS Strategy Tuesday, Los Angeles-based AIDS Healthcare Foundation launched an ad campaign comparing President Obama's AIDS policy with President George W. Bush's. (Graphic: AIDS Healthcare Foundation)

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The widely known nonprofit organization YMCA announced a major brand transformation Monday, adopting a more "forward-looking" logo called "The Y."

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Parents at Reed College in Portland, Ore., discuss "The Odyssey" during a freshmen orientation event. (Associated Press)

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Tyrone Harvey, 43, of Washington, looks at the program on his cell phone that he uses to input his blood glucose levels and other diabetes related data while at Howard University Hospital in Washington, Friday, July 9, 2010. Mr. Harvey uses a cell phone to help manage his diabetes as part of a program that uses cell phone interactions to manage chronic diseases. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

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ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE - In this June 17, 2010 file photo South Carolina Republican gubernatorial candidate, Rep. Nikki Haley, R-Lexington, takes part in a televised debate in Columbia, S.C. Sarah Palin's support and tea party activists helped GOP Haley emerge from a crowded field to capture the GOP nod for governor.

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In this Dec. 22, 2009, file photo, swine flu vaccines are sorted at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco. A Washington watchdog group is taking aim at the discounts that various drug companies offer physician health-care groups, saying they hurt both the market and the consumers of these medical products.(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

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Robert Blagojevich, brother of former Illinois Gov. Rod R. Blagojevich, faces charges in a federal corruption trial. (AP Photo)

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Chase Miller, 10, and Ethan Kemp, 11, center from left, high-five passing veterans at the Huntington Beach Fourth of July Parade on Sunday, July 4, 2010, in Huntington Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/Adam Lau)

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** FILE ** In this Dec. 22, 2009, file photo, swine flu vaccines are sorted at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco. A whopping 40 million doses of swine flu vaccine expired on Wednesday, June 30, and will be destroyed -- an amount that is believed to be a record loss of flu vaccine. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

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** FILE ** Sen. Scott Brown, Massachusetts Republican, speaks on the steps of the Washington County Courthouse in Washington, Pa., on May 14, 2010. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

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First lady Michelle Obama jumps rope Wednesday with students in Washington, D.C. Mrs. Obama's "Let's Move" initiative aims to increase awareness and decrease the rate of obesity. (Associated Press)