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4:50 PM ET, November 13, 2015

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Jenna Johnson / Washington Post:
Donald Trump begs Iowans not to believe Ben Carson: 'Don't be fools, okay?'  —  FORT DODGE, Iowa — As Donald Trump took the stage in a community college theater on Thursday night, something was off.  —  The usually punctual executive was nearly 40 minutes late.  His voice was hoarse, his hair mussed, his tone defensive.
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Lisa Lambert / Reuters:
Carson's comeback to Trump's insults: ‘Pray for him’  —  U.S. presidential candidate Ben Carson recommended praying for rival Donald Trump after the real-estate mogul and television personality, in a 95-minute rant in Iowa, likened him to a child molester, Carson's business manager said on Friday.
Philip Rucker / Washington Post:
Time for GOP panic?  Establishment worried Carson or Trump might win. … Less than three months before the kickoff Iowa caucuses, there is growing anxiety bordering on panic among Republican elites about the dominance and durability of Donald Trump and Ben Carson and widespread bewilderment over how to defeat them.
Katie Couric / Yahoo:
Ben Carson to Katie Couric on stabbing, Syria, and Trump
Katherine Krueger / Talking Points Memo:
Ben Carson Says His ‘Sources’ On Syria Are Better Than The White House
Discussion: Hullabaloo
Nick Gass / Politico:
With Carson on the defense, Trump pounces
Discussion: Bloomberg.com news
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Emily Shire / The Daily Beast:
P.C. Police Tearing Apart California's Claremont McKenna College  —  The dean stepped down after saying ‘fit our mold’ and an Asian student was shouted down for saying blacks can be racist.  —  The last few days at Claremont McKenna College in California are giving Yale and the University …
Adam Liptak / New York Times:
Supreme Court Accepts Texas Abortion Law Case  —  The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear a challenge to a Texas law that would leave the state with about 10 abortion clinics, down from more than 40.  The court has not heard a major abortion case since 2007, and the new case has the potential …
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Mark Sherman / Associated Press:
Supreme Court To Hear Case Of Restrictive Texas Abortion Law
Ian Millhiser / ThinkProgress:   BREAKING: Supreme Court Will Hear Case That Could Gut Roe V. Wade
Jennifer Haberkorn / Politico:
Supreme Court will hear Texas abortion case
Greg Stohr / Bloomberg Business:
Abortion Clinic Restrictions Get U.S. Supreme Court Scrutiny
Discussion: Politico
Chris Whipple / Politico:
‘The Attacks Will Be Spectacular’  —  “Bin Laden Determined to Strike in U.S.” The CIA's famous Presidential Daily Brief, presented to George W. Bush on August 6, 2001, has always been Exhibit A in the case that his administration shrugged off warnings of an Al Qaeda attack.
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Chris Whipple / Politico:
An exclusive look at how the Bush administration ignored this warning from the CIA months before 9/11 …
Discussion: ThinkProgress
Ben Winslow / fox13now.com:
Utah judge backs off order to remove foster child from same-sex couple's home  —  PRICE, Utah — A juvenile court judge has backed off his order that a foster child be removed from a same-sex couple's home to be placed with a heterosexual couple.  —  In an order issued Friday and obtained by FOX 13 …
Discussion: WTVR-TV
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KVUE-TV:
Autopsy: Teen committed suicide by multiple cobra bites  —  AUSTIN - A Central Texas teenager who died in a SUV earlier this year committed suicide by letting a deadly monocle cobra repeatedly bite him, according to the autopsy report obtained by KVUE's Tony Plohetski.
Discussion: KFOR-TV, Fox17 and fox13now.com
Ezra Klein / Vox:
Republicans think America is doing terribly, but it isn't  —  Anyone watching the fourth Republican debate would be excused for thinking America is mired in a deep recession — that the economy is shrinking, foreign competitors are outpacing us, more Americans are uninsured, and innovators can't bring their ideas to market.
Discussion: Mother Jones and Prairie Weather
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Peggy Noonan / Wall Street Journal:
Republicans Are Ready to Rumble  —  Substantive arguments are healthy, but personal attacks aren't.  And unity gives Democrats an edge.  —  During a week of book-tour talks, meetings and conversations in New York, Southern California and Washington, a question consistently emerged: What is going on in the Republican Party?
Discussion: Booman Tribune
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Mountain View PD / mountainviewpoliceblog.com:
Inquiring Minds Want to Know...  Nov  —  This afternoon a Mountain View Police Department traffic officer noticed traffic backing up behind a slow moving car traveling in the eastbound #3 lane on El Camino Real, near Rengstorff Ave.  The car was traveling at 24 mph in a 35 mph zone.
Johnmorenoktla / KTLA:
‘NCIS’ Actress Pauley Perrette Describes Being Viciously Assaulted Near Hollywood Hills Home; Man Arrested  —  Pauley Perrette, the actress best known for her role on the TV series “NCIS,” said she was attacked by a “VERY psychotic homeless man” near her Hollywood Hills home on Thursday …
Julian Hattem / The Hill:
Judge rules for Clinton on emails  —  A federal judge on Friday sided with the State Department against a conservative legal advocacy group trying to speed up the government's release of some Hillary Clinton emails.  —  Judge Amit Mehta said that it would be “unwise and potentially risky” …
Sarah Wheaton / Politico:
Major donors consider funding Black Lives Matter  —  Some of the biggest donors on the left plan to meet behind closed doors next week in Washington with leaders of the Black Lives Matter movement and their allies to discuss funding the burgeoning protest movement, POLITICO has learned.
 
 
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BBC:
Paris shootings in city centre and explosion at Stade de France
Discussion: Talking Points Memo and Hot Air
Philly.com:
Court: Sandusky should get Penn State pension
Discussion: Associated Press, CBS Philly and NPR
Roger L Simon / Diary of a Mad Voter:
The Cultural Revolution Comes to America's Campuses
Annie Karni / Politico:
With just three on stage, Democratic debate moderator plans to dive deep
WMUR:
GOP candidate Cruz acts out ‘Princess Bride’ scene
Discussion: Fusion and The Week
 Earlier Items: 
Matt Ford / The Atlantic:
Pleading for the Fourth  —  In her solo dissent from a case …
Discussion: Washington Post
Billy House / Bloomberg Business:
House Republican Hard-Liners Drafting ‘Contract With America II’
Andrew Kaczynski / BuzzFeed:
White Supremacists Are Thrilled Donald Trump Mentioned “Operation Wetback”
Wall Street Journal:
Donald Trump Is Upset
Discussion: Mediaite, Business Insider and Politico
William Kristol / Weekly Standard:
The Self-Destruction of the American University
Discussion: alicublog
 

 
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Charlotte Klein / Vanity Fair:
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