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Sheldon Adelson and his wife Miriam leave after U.S. Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney delivered a speech in Jerusalem, Israel.

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Sheldon Adelson and his wife Miriam leave after U.S. Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney delivered a speech in Jerusalem, Israel.

Ann Romney to Raise Cash at Sheldon Adelson’s Las Vegas Home

First Lady Michelle Obama may have done 56 fundraisers this year, besting Ann Romney’s tally of 37, but the aspiring first lady is not sitting idly by. According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Ann Romney is headlining an Oct. 1...

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Mitt Romney and his wife Ann speak at a fundraiser in Dallas on Sept. 18, 2012.

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Mitt Romney and his wife Ann speak at a fundraiser in Dallas on Sept. 18, 2012.

Ann Romney: When in Texas…

Ann Romney said the only reason she was retelling this story again today was because she was visiting Texas, home of former President George W. Bush. As she did in a recent interview along with her husband that aired today...

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Nicole 'Snookie' Polizzi  during the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles.

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Nicole 'Snookie' Polizzi during the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles.

Romney: `Kind of a Snooki Fan’

It’s not quite the pages of US Weekly, but Mitt Romney really wants voters to know that he’s just like us. He indulges in Reese Peanut Butter cups, though he doesn’t really consider them junk food. He hates it when...

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Video of former president George W. Bush is played during the Republican National Convention.

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Video of former president George W. Bush is played during the Republican National Convention.

Jeb Bush: George Bush Unfair Target for Obama After Four Years

Jeb Bush, the former Florida governor, son of one president and brother of another, will address the Republican National Convention tomorrow night, before the party nominates Mitt Romney for president. This is a convention that has yet to prominently acknowledge the...

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Mitt Romney with wife Ann on stage at the Republican National Convention.

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Mitt Romney with wife Ann on stage at the Republican National Convention.

Ann and Mitt Romney: `Not Nervous’

Ann and Mitt Romney were kicking back, watching Fox News. She had a big speech tonight. He has one Thursday night. Backstage at the Republican National Convention in Tampa tonight, the party’s presidential candidate was on hand to see his...

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Ann Romney during a walk through at the Republican National Convention on Aug. 28, 2012.

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Ann Romney during a walk through at the Republican National Convention on Aug. 28, 2012.

Ann Romney: `Real Marriage’ — Nominee’s Wife Testifies to `Love’

Tonight is Ann Romney’s turn in the spotlight. And tonight, she is talking about “love.” The wife of the Republican Party’s presidential nominee will address the party’s convention in Tampa tonight with a personal testament to the love they share....

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Mitt Romney and his wife Ann during a campaign rally at the NASCAR Technical Institute in Mooresville, North Carolina, on August 12, 2012.

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Mitt Romney and his wife Ann during a campaign rally at the NASCAR Technical Institute in Mooresville, North Carolina, on August 12, 2012.

Fox News Sunday Teases its Weekend Mitt and Ann Romney Interview

Fox News Sunday is promoting what it calls the “first-ever interview with Mitt and Ann Romney from their summer home in Lake Winnipesaukee” in New Hampshire. Excerpts released by the network today mostly featured Ann’s remarks during a breakfast-time interview...

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Rafalca is ridden by Jan Ebeling from United States during the equestrian dressage competition, at the 2012 Summer Olympics, on Aug. 2, 2012, in London.

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Rafalca is ridden by Jan Ebeling from United States during the equestrian dressage competition, at the 2012 Summer Olympics, on Aug. 2, 2012, in London.

Phelps Got Gold, Rafalca `Awesome’

Rafalca gave it the old stable try today. The now-famous horse from California that walks sideways — part of the dressage drill — made a graceful showing in London’s summer games. Yet the horse part-owned by Ann Romney, wife of...

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President Barack Obama greets diners at the Gateway Breakfast House in Portland, Ore., on July 24, 2012.

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President Barack Obama greets diners at the Gateway Breakfast House in Portland, Ore., on July 24, 2012.

`Success’ as a Brand Name — Romney’s Tussle with Obama

“There are people who are trying to attack success and are trying to attack our success,” says Republican Mitt Romney. “That’s not going to be successful.” Romney says so in an interview with CNN’s Piers Morgan airing this evening, at...

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