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Live blog: The Second Presidential Debate

Julian E. Wright

October 16, 2012

President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney return to the debate ring tonight with Mr. Obama looking to redeem himself from the last debate and Mr. Romney looking to keep up the momentum he's built. The town-hall debate...

Fact checkers identify half-truths on both sides of presidential debate

Zoe Schaver

October 3, 2012

During and immediately following tonight's presidential debate, the first of three total debates, websites like and Politifact, as well as news outlets like the Associated Press and ABC, began their standard fact checking process. B...