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On the next Morning Edition, ahead of midterm elections, President Trump is playing a leading role for Republican candidates. He has continued to push a hardline immigration agenda. But another administration official is trying to influence the elections more quietly.

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• A man in the United Kingdom has been infected with the world’s worst case of treatment-resistant gonorrhea after a sexual encounter with a woman in Asia.  Health officials are worried about a spread of the infection immune to traditional antibiotics. 

• Vice President Mike Pence says he is happy to see high school students engaging in the civic process after it was announced a group was organizing a Pride celebration in his hometown. 

• Santa Rosa Gaydar is hosting a cornhole tournament at the Jaded Toad in Cotati next Sunday.