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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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    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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    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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    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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    Jodi Arias sentencing trial starts Tuesday

    Jodi Arias sentencing trial starts TuesdayExpect the unexpected in Jodi Arias sentencing retrial as a jury decides whether she is sentenced to death or life in prison for killing Travis Alexander.
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    Leeo launches 'smart alert night light'

    Leeo launches 'smart alert night light'Adam Gettings, CEO of Leeo, is launching a new 'smart alert night light' which is a simple device that monitors your smoke detectors and can send a message to your smartphone.
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    Folks react on social media to Oscar Pistorius sentence

    Folks react on social media to Oscar Pistorius sentenceOscar Pistorius was given a five-year prison sentence Tuesday for the Feb. 14 killing last year of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
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