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Celebrities React to Ireland's Historic Gay Marriage Vote: 'The Pure Joy of It'

Celebrities React to Ireland's Historic Gay Marriage Vote: 'The Pure Joy of It'

Originally posted 05/23/2015 03:00PM

Ireland became the first country to approve same-sex marriage by a popular vote on Saturday and celebrities were quick to voice their reactions to the historic decision on social media.

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Ireland Set to Become World's First Country to Approve Gay Marriage by Popular Vote

Ireland Set to Become World's First Country to Approve Gay Marriage by Popular Vote

Originally posted 05/23/2015 10:45AM

After a historic vote on Friday, Ireland is set to become the world's first country to legalize same-sex marriage by a popular vote.

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Sarah Palin Reveals Why Bristol and Her Ex-Fiancé Are Celebrating on What Would Have Been Their Wedding Weekend

Sarah Palin Reveals Why Bristol and Her Ex-Fiancé Are Celebrating on What Would Have Been Their Wedding Weekend

Originally posted 05/22/2015 07:35PM

Bristol Palin's wedding this weekend to former U.S. Marine Dakota Meyer may have been canceled, but that's not going to stop them from celebrating.

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Jimmy Kimmel Offers 'Potty Training' to D.C.'s Capitol Police (VIDEO)

Originally posted 05/22/2015 05:05PM

Gun safety is no joke – unless, of course, you're a late-night comedian.

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Boy Scouts President Robert Gates Calls for End of Ban on Gay Troop Leaders

Boy Scouts President Robert Gates Calls for End of Ban on Gay Troop Leaders

Originally posted 05/22/2015 02:00PM

Robert Gates, the president of the Boy Scouts of America, called for an end to the group's ban on gay adult leaders in a meeting Thursday and announced he would no longer enforce the policy.

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Governor Cuomo Sleeping by Sandra Lee's Side at the Hospital While She Recovers

Governor Cuomo Sleeping by Sandra Lee's Side at the Hospital While She Recovers

Originally posted 05/22/2015 11:05AM

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has been a dedicated boyfriend in the weeks following longtime love Sandra Lee's breast cancer diagnosis and subsequent double mastectomy. Cuomo is reportedly spending his nights at the hospital where Lee is recovering from her Tuesday surgery, sleeping by her side.

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Hillary Clinton's Latest Lure to Voters: Take Over My Twitter!

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Hillary Clinton's Latest Lure to Voters: Take Over My Twitter!

Originally posted 05/21/2015 07:40PM

You may have noticed that a small business owner and mom named Mary Jo took over Hillary Clinton's Twitter account on Thursday.

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Gyrocopter Pilot Who Landed on U.S. Capitol Lawn Indicted by Federal Grand Jury

Gyrocopter Pilot Who Landed on U.S. Capitol Lawn Indicted by Federal Grand Jury

Originally posted 05/20/2015 08:40PM

Douglas Hughes, the Florida mailman who sparked a security emergency when he landed his gyrocopter on Capitol Hill last month, was indicted Wednesday by a federal grand jury.

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Congress Takes Step to Cut Taxpayer Funds for Ex-Presidents | Bill Clinton, George W. Bush

Congress Takes Step to Cut Taxpayer Funds for Ex-Presidents

Originally posted 05/20/2015 05:40PM

Finally, something Democrats and Republicans agree on.

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Joe Biden's Son Beau Hospitalized

Joe Biden's Son Beau Hospitalized

Originally posted 05/19/2015 08:10PM

Vice President Joe Biden's oldest son, Beau Biden, has been hospitalized at Walter Reed Army Medical Center outside Washington, D.C., the vice president's office told PEOPLE in a statement Tuesday.

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