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Mitt Romney Throws Punches – and Punchlines – While Boxing Evander Holyfield for Charity

Mitt Romney Throws Punches – and Punchlines – While Boxing Evander Holyfield for Charity

Originally posted 05/16/2015 11:10AM

Mitt Romney threw punches – and punchlines – in a goofy boxing match against Evander Holyfield Friday night that raised nearly $1 million for charity.

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Ann Romney: Expect Laughs when Her Husband Mitt Gets in The Ring With Evander Holyfield

Ann Romney: Expect Laughs when Her Husband Mitt Gets in The Ring With Evander Holyfield

Originally posted 05/13/2015 12:50PM

Mitt Romney bowed out of the 2016 presidential contest but will be back in the ring on Friday for a more literal slugfest – facing off against boxer Evander Holyfield.

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Watch Jimmy Fallon's Mitt Romney Impression on The Tonight Show (VIDEO)

Originally posted 03/26/2015 07:25AM

When you think of Saturday Night Live alumni doing impressions of GOP candidates, Jimmy Fallon typically isn't the first name that comes to mind.

But the Tonight Show host turned in a passable impression of Mitt Romney Wednesday night when the former presidential candidate appeared on Fallon's show.

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Mitt Romney 2016? Nope!

Mitt Romney Will Not Run for President in 2016

Originally posted 01/30/2015 11:35AM

The third time will not be the charm for former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney.

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A Short History of Pop Songs in Presidential Campaigns

Hillary Clinton-Katy Perry in 2016? A Short History of Pop Songs in Presidential Campaigns

Originally posted 07/06/2014 09:30AM

"Hey, Hillz! Nice meeting you. Lemme write you a song when you run for president!"

That's basically how Katy Perry followed up her meeting with Hillary Clinton at a book signing last Friday. And Clinton seemed down with it, oddly enough.

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Arizona Governor Weighs Controversial 'Religious Freedom' Bill

Arizona Governor Weighs Controversial 'Religious Freedom' Bill

Originally posted 02/26/2014 08:05AM

Gov. Jan Brewer returned to Arizona on Tuesday and faced a pressing decision about a bill on her desk that has prompted a national debate over religious and gay rights.

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PHOTOS: John McCain Celebrates the Wedding of Son Jack

UpdatePosted 06/03/2013 11:10AM

John McCain Celebrates the Wedding of Son Jack

Originally posted 06/03/2013 08:20AM

U.S. Sen. John McCain of Arizona and his wife Cindy shared in a happy occasion Saturday night – the wedding of their son Jack McCain to Renee Swift, the senator's rep confirms.

The younger McCain, 27, serves as a lieutenant in the Navy, stationed in Guam where he is a helicopter pilot. Swift, 29, a Bay area native, is a captain in the USAF reserve. The couple met in Guam.

The wedding ceremony was held at San Francisco's Grace Cathedral, with a reception following at the California Academy of Sciences, said the rep.

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Why Was Snooki Hanging with Mitt Romney in Vegas? | Nicole Polizzi

Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi & Mitt Romney Attend Las Vegas Boxing Match

Originally posted 12/10/2012 06:30PM

Where would a former presidential candidate and a pint-sized reality star cross paths?

Vegas, baby!

With the campaign behind him, Mitt Romney has traded his focus on the ballot box for boxing. The former presidential hopeful sat ringside on Saturday night as Manny Pacquiao took on Juan Manuel Marquez at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

Twitter Users Wonder: What Was Wrong with Diane Sawyer on Election Night? | Diane Sawyer

Diane Sawyer's Election Coverage Gets Noticed on Social Media

Originally posted 11/07/2012 10:00AM

Barack Obama supporters had plenty to toast to Tuesday night when the President claimed victory over Republican candidate Mitt Romney.

Also saying cheers to the end of a tight election season: Diane Sawyer?

Amid the nail-biting unveiling of the presidential election results, some viewers of ABC's news coverage were just as focused on host Sawyer, 66, wondering on social media if her political celebrating got the best of her. Her seemingly odd conduct was even chronicled by the Associated Press, which noted her slow speech and the way she seemed to hold out her arms to prop herself up as the election night results trickled in.

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President Barack Obama Wins Re-Election | Barack Obama

UpdatePosted 11/07/2012 01:40AM

President Barack Obama Wins Re-Election

Originally posted 11/07/2012 12:00PM

Barack Obama, who swept to historic victory in the U.S. presidential race four years ago, held on to his job Tuesday.

His victory came in a much more tightly contested election against Mitt Romney – earning four more years in the White House and vowing to usher in a brighter future for the country and its people, many of whom struggled mightily in his first term.

Addressing a crowd of supporters in Chicago, Obama said, "We know in our hearts that for the United States of America the best is yet to come."

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