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Street harassment on viral video

nbcnews.com — Chris Hayes looks at the backlash to a catcalling video released of a woman walking the streets of New York.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @ProfessorCrunk: Here's video of my segment tonight from All In With Chris Hayes. Enjoy. fb.me/6MO9TiNJv

The gag rule Kasich doesn't want to talk about

msnbc.com — The editorial board of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Ohio's largest newspaper, hosted a meeting recently with the state's gubernatorial candidates: incumbent Republican Gov. John Kasich, Democrat Ed FitzGerald, and Green Party Candidate Anita Rios. The discussion got a little ... odd.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @jayrosen_nyu: Their own newsworthy, election-related video was taken down and @clevelanddotcom won't tell anyone why. msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-… Weird, right?

Oct 31, 2014

Their own newsworthy, election-related video was taken down and @clevelanddotcom won't tell anyone why. msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-… Weird, right?

Oct 31, 2014

@PDcavsinsider No one can get Ted Diadiun, Elizabeth Sullivan to answer. Trying you guys. Why take down the video? msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-…

Oct 31, 2014

@clevelanddotcom "The Cleveland Plain Dealer decided it didn’t want voters to see any of this." msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-… What's up with that?

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The right's misleading voter mailers

msnbc.com — As we get closer to Election Day, for tight races that could determine control of the Senate, it's getting ugly out there. RELATED: Planned Parenthood jumps into Georgia race Voters have reported getting scary-looking mailers in Kentucky and Iowa, two places where Republican hopes are high.
Oct 31, 2014

Top of the show, breaking news tonight w/ the Grimes campaign suing for injunction over misleading McConnell mailers msnbc.com/msnbc/the-righ…

Oct 31, 2014

Some pretty misleading/scaremongering mailers going out in Kentucky and Iowa msnbc.com/msnbc/the-righ…

FAA to investigate spaceship crash

nbcnews.com — James Oberg, NBC News space analyst and former NASA mission controller, discusses the investigation into the Virgin Galactic spaceship crash.

Limbaugh: Street harassment a failure of feminism

msnbc.com — Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh called the viral video of a New York City woman being harassed on the street "a massive failure" of modern day feminism on his radio show Thursday. "The early feminazis of the modern era led the charge against this wolf-whistle, catcall business," Limbaugh said.
Oct 31, 2014

Because the world really needed to hear what Rush Limbaugh had to say about the street harassment video... msnbc.com/msnbc/limbaugh…

Oct 31, 2014

Rush Limbaugh: What we are living here in the middle of is the failure, a massive failure, of modern day #feminism.' on.msnbc.com/1wOU3pt

Here's what Ebola czar Ron Klain has been up to

msnbc.com — President Obama used his bully pulpit this week to hail the efforts of American health care workers fighting Ebola in West Africa. After the president left the podium Wednesday, the nitty-gritty policy discussions began in the White House, and Ron Klain was among the top administration officials at the table.
Oct 31, 2014

Is Obama's Ebola czar just window-dressing, as critics claim? I look at Ron Klain's first days on the job: on.msnbc.com/1vos9gN

Oct 31, 2014

RT @BenjySarlin: So what does Ron Klain, aka the Ebola Czar, actually do? Here's how the first couple of weeks have gone: msnbc.com/msnbc/ebola-cz…

Oct 31, 2014

So what does Ron Klain, aka the Ebola Czar, actually do? Here's how the first couple of weeks have gone: msnbc.com/msnbc/ebola-cz…

Oct 31, 2014

Here's what Ebola czar Ron Klain has actually been up to: on.msnbc.com/1vos9gN

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Crashes During Flight Test

msnbc.com — Virgin Galactic said its SpaceShipTwo rocket plane suffered an "in-flight anomaly" during a powered test flight on Friday that resulted in the loss of the aircraft. "During the test. the vehicle suffered a serious anomaly resulting in the loss of the vehicle," the company said in a statement.

The 7 biggest gaffes of the 2014 midterms

msnbc.com — Every election cycle is filled with political gaffes and blunders - and the lead-up to the 2014 midterms is no exception. With just days until voters cast their ballots - and with the control of the Senate still very much up in the air - here's a look back at some of the biggest missteps this season.

American released from North Korea: 'I was treated fairly well'

nbcnews.com — NBC News' Kristen Welker previews her exclusive interview with Jeffrey Fowle, the American detained in North Korea and just recently released.

Joe and Mika will answer your election Qs in a Twitter chat

msnbc.com — You know them for their hard-hitting interviews with Washington's news-makers and in-depth analysis of the hottest political stories of the day. Now , Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinskiwill be using their political expertise to answer your questions on the upcoming midterm election.
Oct 31, 2014

Joe and Mika will answer your election Qs in a Twitter chat on.msnbc.com/1zSmp6Q via @morning_joe

Chelsea Handler calls Instagram policies 'sexist'

msnbc.com — Chelsea Handler got into a war of words with the popular photo sharing platform Instagram on Thursday night, saying that the app's policies about user content are sexist. The feud began when Handler posted a photo of herself mocking an iconic photo of Russian President Vladimir Putin sitting shirtless atop a horse.

Q & A with the Executive Director of the Michigan Abolitionist Project

msnbc.com — Kathy Maitland is the Executive Director of the Michigan Abolitionist Project (MAP), an organization devoted to combating the threat of human trafficking in local communities around Michigan. Although newly formed in 2011, MAP has emerged as an expansive force throughout the state.
Oct 31, 2014

Partner-in-crime @almeidavore interviewed head of Michigan Abolitionist Group, an anti-trafficking group, for @msnbc. msnbc.com/documentaries/…

St. Louis County prosecutor expresses faith in grand jury

msnbc.com — St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch expressed confidence Friday in the grand jury currently weighing whether a Ferguson, Missouri police officer should be charged in the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown Jr. He praised the "noble experiment in self-government" that is America's jury system.

CA Highway Patrol: At least one dead in spacecraft crash

nbcnews.com — NBC News' Tom Costello reports on the crash of the Virgin Galactic spacecraft in California on Friday that has left at least one dead according to the California Highway Patrol.

Immigration reform pushes forward as key issue in tight midterm races

nbcnews.com — Msnbc's Rachel Maddow and The Miami Herald's Marc Caputo discuss the tightening races in Colorado and in Florida as Election Day nears.

An American in Libya and the fight against Gaddafi

nbcnews.com — José Díaz-Balart talks to filmmaker Matthew VanDyke about his new documentary "Point and Shoot," which chronicles the tale of an American who joined Libyan rebels to fight Muammar Gaddafi in 2011.

#5Things: Get out the boo!

nbcnews.com — José Díaz-Balart shares five Halloween flashbacks from 1600 Pennsylvania Drive, from giant pumpkins to spirited costumes.

Parties confront mixed signals as Election Day nears

msnbc.com — At this point in the 2010 midterms, the evidence of a Republican wave was hard to miss. Over the last two weeks of the cycle, literally every national poll showed the GOP leading on the generic congressional ballot, and most showed the Republican advantage in double digits.

Closing in on Election Day

nbcnews.com — With just days to go until the midterm election, it was a busy week on the trail. Msnbc's Kasie Hunt joins NewsNation guest host Alex Witt to discuss.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @newsnation: It's been a busy week on the trail w/just days to go 'til Election Day. @Kasie & @AlexWitt w/our politcal post script http:…