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President Obama pitches for votes on black radio
President Obama is turning to black radio listeners to plead for midterm votes, a targeted approach to drum up Democratic support at a time when many candidates don’t want him around in person. African-American turnout will be vital to Democrats’ hopes in states such as Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana and North Carolina that will help determine control of the Senate.

Police seek to ID robbery suspect
Surveillance video of Stop & Go robbery on Oct. 14 released.
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1 American released from North Korea
State Dept. says Jeffrey Fowle home; Kenneth Bae, Matthew Miller still held.
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Iran leader pledges to back Iraq
Fresh wave of militant bombings kills 33.

Pistorius starts serving prison term
Incarcerated immediately after being sentenced to 5 years.

Friends join new bishop for installation
Thomas’ day in Toledo will include family, familiar faces.

Married 73 years, died 1 day apart
Cincinnati couple’s funeral will be at same church as their 1941 wedding.

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