First lady Michelle Obama (center) and her counterparts from Colombia -- Maria Clemencia Rodriguez de Santos (second right) -- and Haiti -- Elisabeth D. Preval (right) -- talk with schoolchildren and chef Dan Barber during a visit to Stone Barns Center in Pocantico Hills, N.Y. Friday's visit was part of a tour hosted by Obama for spouses of the heads of government attending the United Nations General Assembly. Stan Honda/AFP hide caption

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Left to right: New Hampshire Republican Senate hopefuls Dennis Lamare, Kelly Ayotte, Jim Bender and Ovide Lamontagne before a candidates forum in Barnstead, N.H., on Aug. 17. Jim Cole/AP hide caption

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