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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Doyle McManus
Los Angeles Times
Two. That’s the total number of known Ebola cases in the United States today — the two infected nurses from Dallas’ Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Nina Pham and Amber Vincent.
Nancy Youssef
McClatchy Newspapers
At least one of the pallets of weapons the United States dropped Sunday to defenders of the Kurdish town of Kobani may have fallen into the hands of Islamic State forces, Defense Department officials conceded Tuesday.
Dan Balz
The Washington Post
Asserting that women's reproductive rights are more at risk than at any time in the past 40 years, Hillary Rodham Clinton made an impassioned plea to the women of Colorado here Tuesday to reelect embattled Sen. Mark Udall and the rest of the Democratic ticket.