updated 4:05 PM EDT, Fri August 29, 2014

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Should the U.S. raise terror alert, like the U.K.? #TheLead http://t.co/E1y4s7mgV7
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NIH official: Ebola in U.S. possible, but outbreak 'extremely unlikely' #TheLead http://t.co/JyXE42mA9V
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POTUS at NY fundraiser: “The world’s always been messy… we’re just noticing now in part because of social media” h/t WH Pool
JimAcostaCNN 28387 followers
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Hmm... RT@markknoller Pres Obama said “The world’s always been messy … we’re just noticing now in part because of social media."
TashaCNN 978 followers
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.@andersoncooper is irreplaceable. Nonetheless, I shall attempt to anchor his show @AC360 this evening at 8 pm ET.
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Rep. Peter King also said POTUS looked "like he was coming from a party in the Hamptons," didn't show seriousness, purpose needed.
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POTUS at NY fundraiser: "Taking off my jacket...my tan suit is a little cooler"
JimAcostaCNN 28387 followers
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Rand:“I think if Hillary Clinton had worked for Bill Clinton she’d have probably been fired.” #Benghazi http://t.co/poZgJvoYUp
TashaCNN 978 followers
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Rep Peter King to CNN's @BriKeilarCNN: “I thought the suit was a metaphor for his lack of seriousness.” #tansuit http://t.co/wdxuLWxKGU
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Rep Pete King: Obama speaking on serious matter, "looked like he was on his way to a party in the Hamptons” http://t.co/UvSAS8MaGQ
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Judge tosses out Chris McDaniel's runoff challenge. Cochran one step closer to another term: http://t.co/bpK4W3CejK http://t.co/lgvUVy0Lv7
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Judge tosses out Chris McDaniel's runoff challenge. Cochran one step closer to another term: http://t.co/bpK4W3CejK http://t.co/lgvUVy0Lv7
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Ahead on CNN in 5p hour -- @RepPeterKing on ISIS, what the U.S. should do...and yes, the #tansuit...
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Chris McDaniel will take the weekend to think about it and announce early next week whether they will appeal judge's ruling
stevebruskCNN 22846 followers
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Feels more like Sept 2015 than 2014...visits to New Hampshire announced today alone include O'Malley, Biden and Cruz
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Rand Paul on Benghazi at AFP: "If Hillary Clinton had worked for Bill Clinton, she'd probably have been fired." (h/t @KilloughCNN)
danmericaCNN 4836 followers
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Rand Paul on Benghazi: "If Hillary Clinton had worked for Bill Clinton, she'd probably have been fired."
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Remember that time Obama wore a tan suit and Twitter freaked out? http://t.co/9Hmk6g27dz http://t.co/gIIo9onSPQ
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George W. Bush and @billclinton join forces again for new initiative: http://t.co/MzzbuoNo30 via @KevinBohnCNN http://t.co/GAnOXuNsyH
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President Obama says he is soliciting a ‘range of options’ for how to go after #ISIS in Syria http://t.co/QlB3gKDTes http://t.co/hFUCccJwJG
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Hillary Clinton breaks her silence on #Ferguson: "We can do better." http://t.co/vRDOhxIY66 by @DanMericaCNN http://t.co/B8fFH743QF
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Would Sen. McConnell allow another government shutdown? “Of course not,” he tells @DanaBashCNN http://t.co/xUZfylhEDh http://t.co/B1yBRD44qn
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Wisconsin Dem nominee for governor Mary Burke passes on public appearance with Obama - again http://t.co/ngUPF3nLSr http://t.co/S75ScsJ6Y8
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AFL-CIO president: Hillary Clinton is 'very, very qualified to be president' http://t.co/wMMylGfMKn By @DanMericaCNN http://t.co/QzKpKvXKNT
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