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Liz Cheney Quits Wyoming Senate Bid

Liz Cheney Quits Wyoming Senate Bid

Originally posted 01/06/2014 06:30AM

Liz Cheney, daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, is quitting the Republican Wyoming Senate primary and abandoning her effort to unseat incumbent Sen. Mike Enzi, she announced early Monday morning, reports The New York Times.

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Dick Cheney's Daughter Marries Her Partner

Mary Cheney Weds Her Partner, Heather Poe

Originally posted 06/22/2012 04:00PM

Mary Cheney gave the news to her Facebook friends Friday afternoon: "Very happy to announce that as of this morning, Heather and I are legally married (at least in DC). 20 years to the day after our first date."

Cheney, 43, the younger daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, and Heather Poe have two children: Samuel, 5, and Sarah, 2. The family calls Virginia home, but it was in Washington, D.C., where gay marriage has been legal since 2010, that the longtime couple made it official.

Cheney's father, a conservative Republican who made a public endorsement of same-sex marriage in 2009, and her mother, Lynne, congratulated Mary in a statement Friday.

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Former Vice-President Dick Cheney Receives Heart Transplant

Dick Cheney Receives Heart Transplant

Originally posted 03/24/2012 07:15PM

Former Vice-President Dick Cheney received a heart transplant from an anonymous donor on Saturday, and is recovering in the Intensive Care Unit of Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Va., outside of Washington, D.C.

"Although the former Vice President and his family do not know the identity of the donor, they will be forever grateful for this lifesaving gift," said a statement from Cheney's office.

The statement also said that Cheney, 71, had been on the waiting list for a new heart for 20 months.

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You Decide – What's Reflected in Cheney's Glasses? | Dick Cheney

You Decide – What's Reflected in Cheney's Glasses?

Originally posted 04/11/2008 03:45PM

A photo of Vice President Dick Cheney has the Internet buzzing because the reflection in his sunglasses looks to some like a naked woman. But others insist it's much more innocent: just the reflection of the Veep's hand holding a fishing pole. Or is it something else? Vote now!

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Cheney Takes Blame in Shooting

Dick Cheney Takes Blame in Shooting

Originally posted 02/15/2006 03:45PM

Vice President Dick Cheney has taken full responsibility for the accidental shooting of his hunter partner, 78-year-old lawyer Harry Whittington.

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Cheney Hunting Victim Has Heart Attack

UpdatePosted 02/14/2006 03:45PM

Cheney Hunting Victim Has Heart Attack

Originally posted 02/14/2006 08:00AM

The 78-year-old lawyer who was accidentally shot by Vice President Dick Cheney over the weekend suffered a mild heart attack after one of the bird shots migrated to his heart, doctors announced Tuesday.

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Christian Slater Re-Files Divorce Papers | Christian Slater

Christian Slater Re-Files Divorce Papers

Originally posted 02/14/2006 09:00AM

Christian Slater is seeking joint custody of his 4-year-old daughter Eliana and 6-year-old son Jaden with estranged wife Ryan Haddon, according to new documents in the actor's ongoing divorce case.

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Cheney Accidentally Shoots Fellow Hunter

Cheney Accidentally Shoots Fellow Hunter

Originally posted 02/13/2006 08:00AM

Vice President Dick Cheney accidentally shot and injured a fellow hunter, Harry Whittington, during a weekend quail hunt at a ranch in Texas.

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Vice President Cheney Briefly Hospitalized

Vice President Cheney Briefly Hospitalized

Originally posted 01/09/2006 08:00AM

Vice President Dick Cheney was briefly admitted to George Washington Hospital early Monday after experiencing shortness of breath, a spokeswoman said.

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Cheney's Top Aide Indicted

UpdatePosted 10/28/2005 06:35PM

Cheney's Top Aide Libby Indicted

Originally posted 10/28/2005 08:00AM

Vice President Dick Cheney's chief of staff, I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, was indicted Friday in the CIA-leak investigation.

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