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Washington Post: Poll Gives Obama 8-Point Va. Lead

Washington Examiner: Lanier boots 2nd District commander after less than a year

N.Y. Times: Maureen Dowd: A Makeover With an Ugly Gloss

L.A. Times: Salt and high blood pressure: New concerns raised

USA Today: Chicago police find SUV, body in search for Hudson’s nephew

Politico: Dems mull post-election Axelrod role

ABC News: Media’s Presidential Bias and Decline

CBS News: The Bet That Blew Up Wall Street

Fox News: Report: Police Find Body of Boy in SUV Sought in Hudson Murder Case

CNN: Palin’s off-script comments irk McCain aides

Wall Street Journal: Opinion: Arthur B. Laffer: The Age of Prosperity Is Over

MSNBC: Makeover! From ‘mailwoman to hot mama’

Congressional Quarterly: Rank-and-File Spies Seem to Be Leaning Toward Obama

NPR: For Some, Housing Crisis Stress Is Unbearable

Roll Call: Vandalism Prompts Warning to Members

U.S. News & World Report: Obama: ‘Theoretically’ OK for Courts to Redistribute Wealth