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GOP's Big Election Night Fuels Shift Toward 2016

| By Steve Peoples and Will Weissert | Nov 5
Even before the polls had closed on Election Day, Republicans had shifted their focus to 2016 and the party's top target: Hillary Rodham Clinton. And by the end of the night, the GOP had claimed victories in Senate contests and governor races.

Mass. Elects Maura Healey as 1st Out AG in US

| Nov 5
Democrat Maura Healey has won the race for Massachusetts attorney general, topping Republican John Miller to become the nation's first openly gay candidate elected to the top law enforcement job.

Morning After: Obama, GOP in New Political Dynamic

| By Ken Thomas and Nancy Benac | Nov 5
America awoke Wednesday to sharper dividing lines in an already divided government, forcing President Barack Obama to recalibrate his approach and giving Republican leaders in Congress new muscle to check him.

18,992 'Massholes' Supported Scott Lively's Failed Bid for Gov.

| By Bobby McGuire | Nov 5
Scott Lively, the anti-gay vocal supporter of Uganda's "kill the gays" bill and Russia's "anti-gay propaganda" law, has placed a distant fourth in his bid to become the next governor of Massachusetts.

Brief Profiles of the New Members of the Senate

| Nov 5
Profiles of the new senators elected Tuesday.

Anti-Gay Candidates Win

| By John McDonald | Nov 5
Anti-gay candidates performed well in the midterm elections Tuesday.

Senate Control is Top Prize in Midterm Election

| By David Espo | Nov 4
Public campaigning gave way to the privacy of the voting booth Tuesday with control of the Senate, the makeup of the House and three dozen governorships at stake.

On Eve of Election, DeMaio Accused of Sexual Harassment Again

| By EDGE | Nov 4
On the eve of the election, reports of alleged tea-room antics continue to swirl around Carl DeMaio, the openly gay GOP candidate for San Diego's 52nd Congressional District.

Klobuchar: Republicans Have a Policy Problem

| Nov 4
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minnesota, says Democrats need to talk more about their policy differences with the GOP.

With Senate at Stake, Candidates Clash Over Obama

| By Steve Peoples | Nov 3
On the eve of an election that will decide the Senate majority, it's time for closing arguments and an all-out effort to motivate people to vote.

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