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Washington Post: Economic Fears Give Obama Clear Lead Over McCain in Poll

Washington Examiner: D.C. maintains rank as nation’s second-longest commute

N.Y. Times: Maureen Dowd: Park Avenue Diplomacy

L.A. Times: Palin’s Big Oil infatuation

USA Today: Lifeline Live Blog: Entertainment News & Rumors

Politico: Palin courts cameras, dodges questions

ABC News: Economic Woes Edge Obama Over McCain

CBS News: NRA Begins Push To Tarnish Obama On Guns

Fox News: Oklahoma Judge Who Used Sex Device in Court Disbarred

CNN: Lohan confirms she’s dated woman ‘a very long time’

Wall Street Journal: Opinion: Obama and Ayers Pushed Radicalism on Schools

MSNBC: McCain seeks to delay Friday’s debate

Congressional Quarterly: Constituents Give Congress an Earful on Bailout

NPR: NPR Poll: Obama, McCain Even In Swing States

Roll Call: Davis’ Firm on Freddie Payroll

Bloomberg: Libor Jumps as Banks Seek Cash to Shore Up Finances