McCain and Obama square off in first presidential debate

Preparations continue for the scheduled presidential debate at the Ford Center on the campus of the University of Mississippi, in Oxford, Miss. Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) announced this morning that he will attend the debate despite a previous statement that he would not participate until a deal to fix the financial crisis was struck in Washington.
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