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The latest from news outlets and blogs around the Northwest and beyond, chosen by Crosscut editors.

Monica Lewinsky re-emerges with a purpose

Monica Lewinsky gave her first public speech in more than a decade to a launch a campaign against cyber bullying.

POLITICO

Democrats see black vote as their last hope for holding Senate

"The confidential memo from a former pollster for President Obama contained a blunt warning for Democrats. Written this month with an eye toward Election Day, it predicted “crushing Democratic losses across the country” if the party did not do more to get black voters to the polls."

NEW YORK TIMES

Why DelBene will lead 1st Congressional district

"Now, with voting for the Nov. 4 election under way, DelBene seems on course for an easier-than-expected victory. Celis’ campaign is shy on money, and the Republican Party establishment that urged him into the race has politely retreated and put its financial resources into other contests around the country."

HERALD (EVERETT)

President may appoint Ebola boss, won't rule out Africa travel restrictions

Concerns grow as CDC says nurse may have been sick when traveling last week, too.

THE GUARDIAN (UK)

Olympia closes 'loophole' and will require Prov hospital to pay B&O tax

The city action follows similar moves in Tacoma and Bellingham. Providence St. Peter pleaded against the $375,000 change.

THE OLYMPIAN

The Secretary of State is reminding you to give wisely

Reminding us that while most charities are trustworthy, some are not... 

WASHINGTON SECRETARY OF STATE

Evidence of chemical weapons in Iraq kept secret

The New York Times has reported that the uncovering of chemical weapons in Iraq between 2004 and 2011 has been largely kept secret.

NEW YORK TIMES

2nd Ebola case among Dallas health care workers

In the latest case, the worker boarded a commercial airplane with a slight fever the day before coming down with more serious symptoms.

WASHINGTON POST

David Horsey: We might be a little less panicked if we had funded Ebola research

Instead, a Congressional majority that wouldn't fund health agencies properly will use the Ebola scare to get re-elected. 

LOS ANGELES TIMES

Police push back against limitations on drones

After vetoing the legislature's first attempt to regulate them last session, a task force (formed by Inslee) is wrestling with the issue again, and police are worried it will hinder their ability to use the new technology. 

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