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    Totally sweet portraits made of Halloween candy

    Totally sweet portraits made of Halloween candyEric Millikin is building your favorite monsters out of Halloween candy. First up is The Creature from the Black Lagoon. You can find the full series at freep.com/totallysweet 
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    • 1 week, 3 days ago
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    The day in pictures

    The day in picturesLt. Col. John Klatt flies his Air National Guard Extra 300L outside St. Augustine, Fla. Two aircraft from the Air National Guard aerobatic team demonstrated their flying skills in the skies around St. Augustine, FL in advance of the 2014 NAS Jax Air Show.
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    Infographic: Spread of the Ebola virus

    Infographic: Spread of the Ebola virusThe World Health Organization estimates that the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has killed nearly 4,500 people.
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    Download USA TODAY's Political Ad Tracker

    Download USA TODAY's Political Ad TrackerWith USA TODAY's Political Ad Tracker, a new iPhone app, you can watch, read analyses of and weigh in on the latest ads in Senate, House and gubernatorial races across the country.
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    • 1 month ago
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    A history of professional athletes in Congress

    A history of professional athletes in CongressRep. Tom McMillen, left, and Sen. Bill Bradley, both former NBA players, share a laugh while speaking to the media on Capitol Hill in January 1990.
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    • 6 days, 19 hours ago
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    Quiz: What type of beer are you?

    Quiz: What type of beer are you?Quiz: What type of beer are you?
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    World

    A look at Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai

    A look at Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala YousafzaiPakistani rights activist Malala Yousafzai speaks at the Girl Summit 2014 at Walworth Academy on July 22 in London, England.
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    Which seasonal products really contain pumpkin?

    Which seasonal products really contain pumpkin?As pumpkin spice controversy hits a fever pitch, a USA TODAY Network graphic decodes popular products.
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    Photos of fall foliage from across U.S.

    Photos of fall foliage from across U.S.Morning fog lifts to reveal shades of autumn color on the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina on Oct. 4.
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    • 1 week, 4 days ago
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    Pistorius faces 5 years in jail for girlfriend's death

    Pistorius faces 5 years in jail for girlfriend's deathOscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in prison for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. South African Judge Thokozile Masipa delivered the ruling on Tuesday, with the double-amputee Olympic runner in court.
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    World

    "We have to consolidate our fight" Mayor

    "We have to consolidate our fight" MayorFreetown Mayor in Sierra Leone calls for people to spend more time at home as the nation battles Ebola. Video provided by Reuters
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    Tech

    Apple Pay launches with few hiccups

    Apple Pay launches with few hiccupsApple Pay, the new mobile payment system from Apple, went live Monday with few of the hiccups usually associated with Apple launches. Jefferson Graham reports.
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