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Cain’s trouble with women voters threatens GOP bid

November 20, 2011

In one week, Herman Cain referred to the House Democratic leader as “Princess Nancy” Pelosi, said that rival Michele Bachmann would be “tutti-frutti” ice cream, and shrugged off a joke about Anita Hill. The candidate also has denied allegations that he sexually harassed several women and…

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Minority members oppose plans for NCLB rewrite

November 20, 2011

Minority lawmakers say House and Senate plans to rewrite the No Child Left Behind education law fail to protect minority children, those with disabilities and children learning English. The Black, Hispanic and Asian Pacific American congressional caucuses insisted…

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Cain accuser filed complaint in next job

November 11, 2011

Karen Kraushaar, 55, filed the complaint while working as a spokeswoman at the Immigration and Naturalization Service in the Justice Department in late 2002 or early 2003, with the assistance of her lawyer, Joel Bennett, who also handled her earlier sexual harassment complaint against Cain in 1999.

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Penn State sex scandal engulfing revered Paterno

November 11, 2011

Time and again, questions about an alleged cover-up of a sex abuse scandal at Penn State, circled back to one name: Joe Paterno. Major college football’s oldest, winningest and perhaps most revered coach, was engulfed Monday in a growing furor involving…

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Dr. Murray’s trial shifts to focus on science

October 29, 2011

While the defense was on the verge of its counter attack in the trial of Michael Jackson’s doctor, the prosecution dramatically shifted the focus from personalities to science — its most powerful weapon in the courtroom battle.

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