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Chris Christie, Launching 'Telling It Like It Is' White House Run, Slams Hillary Clinton as 'Second Mate'

Chris Christie, Launching 'Telling It Like It Is' White House Run, Slams Hillary Clinton as 'Second Mate'

Originally posted 06/30/2015 11:50AM

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced on Tuesday that he will be seeking the Republican nomination for the U.S. presidency.

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Colombian Singer J Balvin Cancels Miss USA Performance After Donald Trump's Comments About Mexicans

J Balvin Cancels Miss USA Performance After Donald Trump's Comments About Mexicans: 'This Isn't About Being Punitive'

Originally posted 06/25/2015 09:20AM

J Balvin has pulled out of next month's Miss USA contest in the wake of presidential hopeful Donald Trump's comments about Mexicans and Latinos.

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Bobby Jindal Declares 2016 Presidential Bid – But He's Already Polling Dead Last

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Bobby Jindal Declares 2016 Presidential Bid – But He's Already Polling Dead Last

Originally posted 06/24/2015 07:55PM

Bobby Jindal announced Wednesday that he's seeking the Republican nomination for president, joining a dozen other GOP candidates.

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Hillary Clinton Calls Charleston Church Massacre 'Racist Terrorism'

Hillary Clinton Calls Charleston Church Massacre 'Racist Terrorism'

Originally posted 06/24/2015 12:15AM

Hillary Clinton described the racially motivated killing of nine people in a Charleston church last week as "a blow to the soul" in a speech in Missouri on Tuesday.

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Presidential Candidate Lindsey Graham Explains Why He Never Married in New Memoir, My Story

Presidential Candidate Lindsey Graham Explains Why He Never Married in New Memoir

Originally posted 06/17/2015 05:40PM

Lindsey Graham's new self-published memoir, My Story, offers a peek into his colorful past, including his "rascally" upbringing in a South Carolina bar, several failed romances, and the origins of an extremely unflattering nickname: Stinkball.

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Donald Trump Says He Wants Oprah for His Running Mate as Late-Night Hosts React to the Billionaire's Presidential Announcement

Donald Trump Says He Wants Oprah for His Running Mate as Late-Night Hosts React to the Billionaire's Presidential Announcement

Originally posted 06/17/2015 01:25PM

Donald Trump has his eye on the White House – and he knows who he wants by his side if he gets there.

The real estate mogul and reality TV star said he would like Oprah Winfrey to jump on his 2016 ticket.

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Stephen Colbert Pokes Fun at Donald Trump's Presidential Announcement

Originally posted 06/17/2015 01:00AM

[YOUTUBE "OFVC3qYGYiE"] Welcome back, Stephen Colbert, we've missed you.

There's still three months to go till Colbert takes over hosting The Late Show on CBS, but the former Colbert Report host couldn't wait to skewer Donald Trump in the wake of the businessman's announcement that he's running for president in 2016.

In a video posted on CBS Tuesday, Colbert, who sported an oversize comb-over, was wheeled up to a podium in "a giant human trashcan," and in his best booming Trump-like voice made a rambling, hilarious speech.

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Watch Presidential Candidate Jeb Bush Slow Jam the News with Jimmy Fallon

Originally posted 06/17/2015 12:20AM

[YOUTUBE "i5GMhGpk5jY"] A day after announcing his run for the presidency in 2016, Jeb Bush appeared on The Tonight Show, but instead of sitting down for a hard-hitting interview, he followed in the footsteps of President Barack Obama and slow-jammed the news.

"You gotst to listen to my man, Jebediah. He's got lots of experience down South," Fallon sang in a segment full of innuendo and double entendres, as the former governor of Florida explained why he'd decided to run and how he would lead the country.

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Donald Trump Announces 2016 Bid: 'I'm Really Rich' – and That's Why I'm Running for President

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Donald Trump Announces 2016 Bid: 'I'm Really Rich' – and That's Why I'm Running for President

Originally posted 06/16/2015 12:05PM

Donald Trump announced on Tuesday that he will be seeking the Republican nomination for President of the United States of America.

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