Dept. of "This just in "

By Mark Follman
October 5, 2004 1:50AM (UTC)
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"Oct. 4, 2004, WASHINGTON (AP) -- In the presidential campaign's closing weeks, Democrats are bracing for an 'October Surprise,' an event so dramatic it could influence the election's outcome. The capture of Osama bin Laden, for instance."

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