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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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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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News

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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Nation Now

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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Elections

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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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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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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The Oval

Obama's day: Cabinet members

Obama's day: Cabinet membersPresident Obama meets with his Treasury and Defense secretaries.
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World

Nurse on Ebola front lines paints devastating picture

Nurse on Ebola front lines paints devastating pictureIn this exclusive interview, a nurse on the front lines of the Ebola outbreak in Liberia says she's never seen anything like it. Rosa Gonzalez works at an Ebola Treatment Unit operated by the International Medical Corps in Bong, Liberia.
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On Politics

Black voters latest target audience in Ky. Senate race

Black voters latest target audience in Ky. Senate raceBlack voters are latest target audience in new radio ads in the Kentucky Senate race.
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News

Ew! Avoid these germy places while traveling

Ew! Avoid these germy places while travelingWhether you're traveling via plane, train or automobile, you are bound to encounter some dirty places. Learn what to stay away from in our video.
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Nation

Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison

Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years in PrisonOscar 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. (Oct. 21)
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