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Illustration on 28 professors protest of Harvard's sexual relations policy by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

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Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Florida Democrat and head of the Democratic National Committee, is using her dog, "Demmy," to solicit donation from supporters ahead of the midterm elections. (democrats.org)

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Iranians gathered outside a government building to protest the recent wave of acid attacks by gangs affiliated to the Iranian regime. (Image: National Council of Resistance of Iran)

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An Ottawa police officer runs with his weapon drawn outside Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday Oct. 22, 2014. A soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial was shot by an unknown gunman and people reported hearing gunfire inside the halls of Parliament. Prime Minister Stephen Harper was rushed away from Parliament Hill to an undisclosed location, according to officials. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)

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Blank U.S. Treasury checks are seen on a roll at the Philadelphia Financial Center, which disburses payments on behalf of federal agencies, in Philadelphia in this May 8, 2008, file photo. Millions of older Americans who rely on federal benefits will get a 1.7 percent increase in their monthly payments next year, the government announced Wednesday. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

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Sen. Tom Coburn, Oklahoma Republican, is retiring at the end of this year after a decade in the Senate, meaning the 239-page, meticulously footnoted volume he's releasing Wednesday will be his last. (Associated Press)

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Waste watcher: "The only way to stop wasteful Washington spending is by shining a light on it whenever and wherever it occurs, even if it is in your own state," says Sen. Tom Coburn, who is releasing his last Wastebook before retiring. (Andrew Harik/The Washington Times)

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National Edition Opinion cover for October 22, 2014 - Houston’s First Amendment abuse (Illustration by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times)

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U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, right, greets Republican challenger Scott Brown before a live televised debate hosted by New England Cable News, the Concord Monitor, and the University of New Hampshire at the Capitol Center for the Arts, Tuesday Oct. 21, 2014 in Concord, N.H. (AP Photo/Concord Monitor, Elizabeth Frantz, Pool)

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Election worker Elizabeth Littlepage collects a mail-in ballot from a voter at the Denver Election Division in June. Concerns are running high over door-to-door campaign workers asking voters for their mail-in ballots in what's known as "ballot harvesting." (Associated Press)

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Democratic Sen. Al Franken speaks at at a get-out-the-vote rally at Patrick Henry High School in Minneapolis, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. First lady Michelle Obama joined Franken and Democratic Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton at the event. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

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War Loot: Islamic State militants rummage through a cache of weapons airdropped by U.S.-led coalition forces. The weapons were meant to supply Kurdish forces battling the extremist group in Kobani, Syria, but "now they are spoils for the mujahedeen," one militant said. (Associated Press)

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FILE - In this June 1, 2005 file photo, former Washington Post executive editor Ben Bradlee leaves the Washington Post building in Washngton. Bradlee died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, according to the Washington Post. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)

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Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson said that new restrictions travelers from West African countries impacted by Ebola will require the cooperation of airlines, which will have to funnel passengers from Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone in to one of five U.S. airports. (Associated Press)

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Maryland Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan fired at opponent Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown over the release of a convicted murderer from a Baltimore jail Friday. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

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Democratic candidate Charlie Crist, left, and Republican Gov. Rick Scott shake hands before their live television debate, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 hosted by WJXT-TV and CNN at the Channel 4 studios in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/The Florida Times-Union, Will Dickey, Pool)

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Washington Capitals head coach Barry Trotz puts his hand on Washington Capitals left wing Jason Chimera (25) on the bench in the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Florida Panthers, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Washington. The Capitals won 2-1, in a shootout. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Bruce Rauner, right, the Republican candidate for Illinois governor, greets supporters at a campaign stop at Tennant Trucking, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Colona, Ill. (AP Photo/The Dispatch, Todd Mizener) QUAD CITY TIMES OUT

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Left to right: William Kennedy Smith, the Nephew of John F. Kennedy, Commanding General of U.S. Special Forces Command Brig. Gen. Darsie D. Rogers, and Sec. of the Army John McHugh participate in a commemorative President John F. Kennedy Wreath Laying Ceremony at the JFK grave site at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA., Tuesday, October 21, 2014. The event is in tribute to JFK's vision of building a dedicated counter insurgency force that helped build the Green Berets into an elite force. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Center left to right: Sec. of the Army John McHugh, Commanding General of U.S. Special Forces Command Brig. Gen. Darsie D. Rogers, and William Kennedy Smith, the Nephew of John F. Kennedy, participate in a commemorative President John F. Kennedy Wreath Laying Ceremony at the JFK grave site at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA., Tuesday, October 21, 2014. The event is in tribute to JFK's vision of building a dedicated counter insurgency force that helped build the Green Berets into an elite force. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)