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Salma Hayek, center, her father, Sami, left and her brother, Sami Junior, right, at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute 2013 gala at The Walter E. Washington Convention Center on October 2, 2013.

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Salma Hayek, center, her father, Sami, left and her brother, Sami Junior, right, at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute 2013 gala at The Walter E. Washington Convention Center on October 2, 2013.

Salma Hayek: Shutdown Washington ‘Intense’

Actress Salma Hayek was honored at last night’s 36th annual Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute awards gala. “Every time you come to this city, it’s intense,” she said at the Washington Convention Center, shortly before the gala started.“”If you come when...

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Sheldon Adelson, left, and his wife Miriam look at a model of the Cotai Sheraton hotel after a press conference in Macau.

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Sheldon Adelson, left, and his wife Miriam look at a model of the Cotai Sheraton hotel after a press conference in Macau.

Why Adelson Could Blow $53 Million

Sheldon Adelson, chairman of Las Vegas Sands Corp., and his wife Miriam spent $53.4 million on the 2012 elections, only to see most of their favored candidates go down to defeat. Among their biggest losses: $20 million to the super-political...

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