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President Barack Obama waves as he prepares to depart the White House in Washington, D.C, Oct. 1, 2014.  (Photo: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Dines in D.C. With Fundraising Contest Winners

President Barack Obama is breaking bread in Washington with two women who won a fundraising contest to help Democratic Senate candidates.

10/01/2014

Researchers are investigating whether an increase in wealth correlates to an increase in permanent happiness over time. (File photo. Credit: BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images)

Md. Governor Candidates Release Campaign Financing Reports

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown and his running mate, Ken Ulman, are reporting $7 million cash on hand in the Maryland governor’s race, and Attorney General Doug Gansler is reporting $6.3 million.

01/15/2014