States to cancel noncompliant plans . . . Fox News
More than a dozen states plan to cancel health care policies not in compliance with ObamaCare in the coming weeks, affecting thousands of people just before the midterm elections.
Next edition of Healthcare.gov unveiled . . . Fox News
The Obama administration unveiled a new version of HealthCare.gov on Wednesday, with some improvements as well as at least one early mistake and a new challenge.
Pentagon sees Baghdad at risk . . . Washington Times
The Pentagon said more towns in Syria and Iraq will fall to the Islamic State in the coming weeks and that air power alone is not going to be enough to prevent the fall of the Syrian city of Kobani near the Turkish border.
U.S. seeks to block ISIS volunteers . . . New York Times
Mr. Khan was the 10th person the Justice Department has charged with trying to travel abroad to aid terrorists this year
DHS denies ISIS coming over border . . . Politico
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is pushing back against a claim made by Rep. Duncan Hunter that at least 10 ISIS fighters were apprehended trying to come into the U.S. from Mexico.
Obama targeting millennials . . . Associated Press
Obama is targeting his midterm election economic message to young people born after 1980, a cohort that has shown itself to be reluctant to vote in nonpresidential contests.
Obama says he wants to fix sequestration . . . Examiner
Obama Wednesday called on Congress to work with his administration to avoid up to $50 billion in annual cuts to defense spending required by a 2011 law designed to reduce the federal budget deficit.
Cruz-Paul clash could reshape GOP . . . Washington Times
Though nearly equal in their fanfare, Rand Paul of Kentucky and Ted Cruz of Texas are romancing Republican and independent voters in radically different ways.
Senate Dems running from Reid . . . Daily Caller
Virginia Democratic Sen. Mark Warner was asked if Harry Reid is the best person to lead the Senate Democrats. “Listen, I think we could perhaps do better in both parties,” he replied.
House Dems running from Pelosi . . . National Journal
She has long been among Republicans’ top targets, but some of her own now see value in turning against their leader.
Even Jimmy Carter bashes Obama . . . Politico
Jimmy Carter is criticizing Obama’s Middle East policy, saying he has shifting policies and waited too long to take action against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.