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Daily Mail:
Pictured: Soldier, 24, shot dead by Muslim convert Michael Zehaf-Bibeau who opened fire on Canadian Parliament in terrifying attack that left capital on lockdown  — He was born in Quebec but reportedly recently converted to Islam and had his passport seized after being designated a ‘high-risk traveler’
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Dean Beeby / CBC News:
Parliament Hill attack: 1 gunman dead after soldier shot at National War Memorial  —  Police sources tell CBC there is more than 1 suspect, downtown remains in lockdown … Parliament Hill has come under attack today after a man with a rifle shot a soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial …
CNN:
One shooter dead in Canada  —  The Canadian government has informed the United States that one shooter is dead in Ottawa, a senior U.S. official said.  So far, there is “no indication the shooter has ties to violent Islamic extremism,” but it is still extremely early in the investigation, the source said.
Reuters:
Canada probes Michael Zehaf-Bibeau as possible suspect in Ottawa shooting: source  —  (Reuters) - Canadian police are investigating a man identified as Michael Zehaf-Bibeau as a possible suspect in the shootings on Wednesday around parliament in Ottawa, a source familiar with the matter said.
Globe and Mail:
Attack on Ottawa: Dead soldier and gunman identified  —  OTTAWA AND TORONTO — The Globe and Mail  —  The attack on Parliament Hill's Centre Block and the National War Memorial has left one Canadian soldier and one male suspect dead.  —  Several hours later, Ottawa Police and RCMP officers …
Philip Caulfield / NY Daily News:
Chrissy Teigen cracks wise about Canada shooting: ‘Active shooting in Canada, or as we call it in America, Wednesday’
Discussion: FOX News Radio
Globe and Mail:
Attack on Ottawa: Police in pursuit of multiple shooters
Ottawa Police Service:
Shooting incidents in Ottawa today: ongoing investigation
Discussion: Talking Points Memo, NPR and Mashable
Washington Post:
Evidence supports officer's account of shooting in Ferguson  —  Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson shot and killed unarmed teenager Michael Brown after they fought for control of the officer's gun and after Brown moved toward Wilson as they faced off in the street, according to interviews …
John Fund / National Review:
James O'Keefe Strikes Again  —  Many liberals are adamant there is no threat of voter fraud that justifies efforts to improve the integrity of elections.  “There is no real concrete evidence of voter fraud,” tweeted Donna Brazile, former acting chair of the Democratic National Committee, this week.
Lee Smith / Tablet Magazine:
Why the Teenage Girls of Europe Are Joining ISIS  —  Because they want the same things that teenage boys want: a strong sense of meaning and purpose  —  Teenage girls are the West's center of gravity: Virtually all of Western pop culture, the key to our soft power, is tailored to the tastes of teenage girls.
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Alexander Bolton / The Hill:
Senate Dems going back into Kentucky
Discussion: Talking Points Memo
Emily Atkin / ThinkProgress:
BP Oil Spill 'Didn't Ruin The Gulf,' Says Politico Article Written By BP  —  An oil slick sits on the surface of the water a few miles from the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico Saturday, July 17, 2010.  —  CREDIT: AP Photo/Dave Martin
Discussion: Politico
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Geoff Morrell / Politico:
No, BP Didn't Ruin the Gulf
Anchorage Daily News:
Young rattles Wasilla High students with ‘hurtful’ remark about suicide  —  WASILLA — At a Wasilla High School assembly Tuesday morning, U.S. Rep. Don Young didn't temper his notoriously abrasive personality for his young audience.  —  Numerous witnesses say Young, 81 …
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Catherine Thompson / Talking Points Memo:   GOP Rep. Gives Profane Speech To High Schoolers On Bull Sex And Suicide
Justin Sink / The Hill:
Fence jumper reported at White House  —  A man was taken into custody Wednesday after jumping the fence on the North Lawn of the White House — the first such incident since a veteran with a knife was able to scale the fence surrounding the executive mansion and run inside.
Suffolk University:
Poll Shows Gardner Leading by 7 Points in Colorado Race for U.S. Senate  —  Democratic incumbent Mark Udall now trails Republican challenger Cory Gardner by 7 points in the Colorado race for U.S. Senate, according to the latest Suffolk University/USA TODAY poll.
Discussion: Washington Post
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Adrian Carrasquillo / BuzzFeed:
Pollster: Most People Are Getting The Critical Latino Vote Wrong In Colorado
Discussion: Talking Points Memo and Hot Air
NorthJersey.com:
Christie says GOP gubernatorial candidates need to win so they control ‘voting mechanisms’  —  Governor Christie pushed further into the contentious debate over voting rights than ever before, saying Tuesday that Republicans need to win gubernatorial races this year so that they're the ones controlling …
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Bill Hutchinson / NY Daily News:
Gov. Christie slams low-pay woes: 'I'm tired of hearing about minimum wage'
Discussion: FOX News Radio
David Montgomery / Argus Leader:
FBI investigation into S.D.'s EB-5 program is ‘active’  —  A year and a half after state officials first became aware of an FBI investigation into South Dakota's EB-5 program, the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday confirmed that the investigation remains “active.”
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Casey Mattox / The Federalist:
California Orders Churches To Fund Abortions—Or Else  —  For the past four years, the Obama administration and its friends on the Left were careful to claim that they still strongly support religious liberty while arguing that Hobby Lobby's Green family, Conestoga Wood Specialties' Hahn family, and others like them must lose.
Dave McKinney / Dave McKinney's blog:
Why I left  —  Dear Mr. Ferro:  —  I've worked for almost two decades at the Chicago Sun-Times because it had a soul.  —  The home of eight Pulitzer Prizes, this newspaper once set up a tavern to expose graft at City Hall and later listened to a grieving mother who wanted justice …
Josh Kraushaar / National Journal:
Senate Democratic Officials Start Lashing Out at White House  —  “The ineptitude of the White House political operation has sunk from annoying to embarrassing,” said one Democratic Senate strategist.  —  The relationship between the White House and Senate Democrats hit a new low Tuesday evening …
Haaretz:
Baby killed, 7 hurt in Jerusalem terror attack; terrorist dies of gunshot wounds  —  Palestinian driver hits passengers disembarking from light rail; Netanyahu: Abbas responsible for Jerusalem attack.  —  A three-month-old baby was killed and seven other people were wounded on Wednesday evening …
Sahil Kapur / Talking Points Memo:
Is Martha Coakley About To Blow Another Major Race In Massachusetts?  —  National Democrats are haunted by memories of Martha Coakley's unforced stumbles and missteps in 2010, which cost them a U.S. Senate seat in one of the country's bluest states.  —  Four laters later …
Discussion: WBUR and Lawyers, Guns & Money
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Asma Khalid / WBUR:
WBUR Poll: Baker Edges Ahead Of Coakley
 
 
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Kristina Wong / The Hill:
Pentagon: ISIS nabs US weapons
USA Today:
Where's the NSA reform? Our view
Discussion: The Hill
Kyle Mantyla / Right Wing Watch:
Louie Gohmert: Gays Shouldn't Serve In The Military Because Massages Will Make Them Vulnerable To Terrorism
Discussion: FOX News Radio
Andrew Kaczynski / BuzzFeed:
GOP Senate Candidate's Ad On ISIS Uses Footage From ISIS Propaganda Film
Discussion: Mediaite
UK - The Huffington Post:
Edward Snowden Should Be Charged With Murder, Says Congressman Mike Rogers
Discussion: Talking Points Memo and Mediaite
Crp Comm / OpenSecrets.org:
Election to Cost Nearly $4 Billion, CRP Projects, Topping Previous Midterms
David Weigel / Bloomberg Politics:
Scott Brown Warns that ISIS Could Cross the Border, then Tells Chuck Todd He Never Said That
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