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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Indira Lakshmanan
Bloomberg News
Russian President Vladimir Putin may have the upper hand in the Ukraine conflict now, but he’ll pay a price for his actions in time, “destroying his own personal reputation and Russia’s,” Poland’s ambassador to Washington said.
Pete Williams
NBC News
Ahmed Abu Khatallah, the only person to be charged in connection with deadly 2012 attacks on U.S. diplomatic facilities in Benghazi, Libya, pleaded not guilty Monday to 17 new charges, including some that could result in the death penalty.
Charles Babington
Associated Press
Republicans are tapping into Americans' fears about Ebola in their latest attacks on the competence of the Obama administration, adding a darker and more emotional edge to their main argument of the 2014 elections.