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Pro-Republican groups spend big on key races

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republicans are pouring more last-minute cash into tight Senate races than their rivals as some opinion polls show Democrats may not do as badly as expected in Tuesday’s congressional elections. Read the full story from Reuters

Barbour says will consider presidential run later

NEWTON, Iowa (Reuters) – Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour said on Wednesday he will start thinking about whether he should run for the Republican presidential nomination in 2012 after congressional elections next week. Read the full story from Reuters

Obama Asia trip no slap to Pakistan, China: aides

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama’s upcoming trip to India and other Asian countries should not be taken as a slap against India’s archrival Pakistan or any other country, including China, aides said on Wednesday. Read the full story from Reuters