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A Closer Look: Beyond The Buzzwords

In the first presidential debate between President Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney, a few terms and figures became flash points for later discussion. Here's a closer look at a few of these disputed terms that are likely to come up in Thursday's vice presidential debate.
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Here's Where To Get 'Fact Checks' Tonight

The fact checkers will be up and running for tonight's vice presidential debate.
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B-I-D-E-N Or R-Y-A-N? It's Debate Bingo

If you're looking for something else to do while watching or listening to tonight's 90-minute vice presidential debate, there's always debate bingo.
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Romney: People Don't Die For Lack Of Insurance

Mitt Romney's claim is belied by a large and growing body of academic studies. Democrats pounced on the remarks, which came a day after the GOP presidential nominee's comments on abortion stirred controversy.
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Biden's Job In VP Debate Is To Change The Narrative

Thursday night may be Representative Paul Ryan's first debate on a national television stage, but Vice President Joe Biden is an old hand. Four years ago he debated Sarah Palin, and before that he was on stage in the presidential primaries.
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Close Race Puts Pressure On Biden-Ryan Debate

Robert Siegel talks with Don Gonyea about Thursday night's vice presidential debate in Danville, Ky.

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