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Wolf Blitzer delivers the most important breaking news and political, international, and national security stories of the day. Tune to The Situation Room weekdays 5-6:30pm ET on CNN.

October 17th, 2012
10:22 PM ET

Candidates spar over working women

Obama and Romney are vying for the support of working women, CNN's Jessica Yellin reports.


Filed under: 2012 election • Barack Obama • Jessica Yellin • Mitt Romney • Women
October 17th, 2012
10:19 PM ET

Debate battle moves to toss up states

Obama, Romney take their fight to the campaign trail. John King breaks down the battle for swing states on the Magic Wall.

RELATED STORY: Polls: Obama has advantage in Wisconsin, Iowa


Filed under: 2012 election • Barack Obama • battleground states • John King • Magic Wall • Mitt Romney
October 17th, 2012
10:10 PM ET

Cataloging Armstrong's fall from grace

CNN's Brian Todd reports on Lance Armstrong's steroid fallout, including his loss of endorsement deals.

RELATED STORY: Lance Armstrong stepping down from Livestrong charity


Filed under: Brian Todd • drugs • Lance Armstrong • Sports
October 17th, 2012
10:09 PM ET

Syrian Jihadists getting weapons

Intel officials say even "good" Syrian rebels are partnering with jihadists, CNN's Chris Lawrence reports.


Filed under: Chris Lawrence • Syria