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National & World TSA administrator John Pistole to retire TSA administrator John Pistole to retire
The head of the Transportation Security Administration, John Pistole, said Thursday he will retire from government at the end of this year and expects to be named to a position in academia early next year.
National & World Fan flap delays feisty governor debate in Florida Fan flap delays feisty governor debate in Florida (Video)
The Florida governor's race that was already one of the most negative in the state's history became even nastier- and weirder - as Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist fought over everything from self-defense laws and the economy to the use of an electric fan during a debate Wednesday night.
National & World Mexico widens search for 43 missing students
Mexican police sent horse-mounted patrols and officers with trained dogs up into the hills around the city of Iguala on Wednesday in an expanded search for 43 college students missing since a clash with police last month.
National & World Obama cancels campaign trip to focus on Ebola Obama cancels campaign trip to focus on Ebola
President Barack Obama abruptly canceled a planned campaign trip Wednesday and planned to convene his Cabinet at the White House instead, as U.S. officials grappled with the widening Ebola crisis.