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In North Carolina, Latino Voters Could Decide Tight Senate Race  |   

Latinos make up 9 percent of the state's population and 2 percent of registered voters, and a new poll shows many are undecided. In Charlotte, Michel Martin learns more about their growing influence.

Outside Group Sends Blunt Message In N.C. Senate Race  |   

The Koch Brothers-backed American Future Fund is running online ads supporting Libertarian candidate Sean Haugh, who backs marijuana legalization. The slogan? "More weed, less war."

Democrat Climate Activist Is Election's Biggest Donor — That We Know Of   |   

Activist Tom Steyer has spent an astonishing $58 million this election cycle. He says he wants leaders in Washington who will take climate change seriously.

Another Man Jumps White House Fence, But Is Stopped On The Lawn  |   

A month after a man armed with a knife leapt the White House fence and got deep into the first floor of the building, another man made a run across the North Lawn Wednesday night.

Justice Ginsburg Revises Texas Voter ID Dissent, Then Announces It  |   

The U.S. Supreme Court is correcting its own record. That's not exactly rare, but Ruth Bader Ginsburg is the first justice to call the public's attention to her own mistake.

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