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Pelosi brushes off leadership challenge

Pelosi brushes off leadership challenge

Niki Tsongas , representative from the MA 3rd Congressional District. Democratic House members, meeting privately Thursday morning, reportedly had a vigorous discussion about how to proceed. "If we're going to take back the Congress, we need to go into red counties, red areas of the state and convince people we're for the working person", Betras said.


Oregon upsets No. 11 Utah 30-28 on late Carrington TD catch

Oregon upsets No. 11 Utah 30-28 on late Carrington TD catch

But the senior receiver ducked inside as a defender hurtled at him, and juked his way to a 24-yard touchdown run. USC does not control its own destiny in the Pac-12 South, but it would should the Buffaloes stumble at home to the Cougars on Saturday evening.


Ohio State trying to avoid another upset against Spartans

Ohio State trying to avoid another upset against Spartans

If the Buckeyes are able to soundly put away the Spartans on the road it will further galvanize their confidence as they host MI next Saturday. The Wolverines' loss could turn out to be bad news for Ohio State as it clears the path for Penn State to claim the Big Ten East's spot in the conference championship game if the Nittany Lions (who were 10th last week) win their last two games.


Haze and smoke in Grand Strand caused by Western NC wildfires

Haze and smoke in Grand Strand caused by Western NC wildfires

The fire threat that officials have been warning about for weeks has become real for thousands of residents in several southern states including Tennessee and Kentucky. About 15 to 20 homes were required to evacuate. The wildfires have been active for more than a week and have covered more than 19,000 acres and continue to spread.



Ohio State holds off upset-minded Michigan State

Barrett on his toes. Michigan State managed only 127 yards passing, over half of it on one play. The way they played in a revenge game in East Lansing against the Michigan State Spartans could make you think otherwise. They are sticking that finger in the face of the potential Pac-12 and Big 12 champions. And with Ohio State's defense continuing to prove it's one of the most elite units in the country, that was all that was really needed to avoid another late stumble against the Spartans.



Obama urged to remove Adm. Mike Rogers as NSA chief

He also said he planned to hold an open hearing soon to discuss how the intelligence community would be affected by a proposed separation of the NSA and Cyber Command. Rogers, 57, is a Navy cryptologist who took over at the NSA as it was reeling from the Snowden leaks, which cost the agency hundreds of millions of dollars and resulted in the scaling back of some of its domestic spying operations.