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FBI: Same Gun Shot At Pentagon, Marines Museum

WASHINGTON — The same gun was used to shoot at the Pentagon and the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Northern Virginia earlier this month, the FBI said Tuesday. A third military office – a Marine Corps recruiting station in Chantilly, Va., outside Washington – was shot at overnight Monday; Marines who work there […]

Arizona voter citizen proof requirement overturned

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A federal appeals court on Tuesday struck down an Arizona requirement that residents prove U.S. citizenship in order to register to vote but upheld a mandate that they present identification before casting their ballots. Read the full story from Reuters

Senate: The Daily 10

New numbers show Sharron Angle with a 4-point advantage in the Senate race against Harry Reid. Read the full story from Politico

Obama to test Republicans after November 2 elections

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama’s senior aides on Tuesday accused Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell of promoting political gridlock and gamesmanship for saying he wants to ensure Obama is a one-term president. Read the full story from Reuters

Obama calls Pakistan’s Zardari, urges more effort

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama called his Pakistani counterpart Asif Ali Zardari on Tuesday, the White House said, as Washington steps up pressure on Pakistan to do more against Taliban and al Qaeda militants. Read the full story from Reuters

Republicans poised to win House and gain in Senate

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republicans enter the final week of a bitter election campaign as heavy favorites to win control of the House of Representatives and score big Senate gains, dealing a severe blow to President Barack Obama two years after he entered the White House. Read the full story from Reuters

House: The Daily 10

Here’s POLITICO’s tracker of the day’s 10 most competitive House races in the nation. Read the full story from Politico