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Bobby Moynihan and Taran Killam on "Saturday Night Live."

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Bobby Moynihan and Taran Killam on "Saturday Night Live."

‘Ford Nation:’ Reality TV Toronto-Style

First came a mayor’s denial of crack cocaine use. Then a mayor’s admission. The contrition and rehabilitation. Now  comes “Ford Nation:” Starting tonight, Canada’s Sun News network will air a weekly talk show featuring Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and his...

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The U.S. Capitol, open for business, stalled for 13 days.

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The U.S. Capitol, open for business, stalled for 13 days.

Shutdown Journal: Day 13

Updated at 6:30 pm EDT Finally, as the third week of a partial government shutdown arrives, lawmakers stuck in stalemates over spending and raising the nation’s debt limit say they are starting to worry about the markets. Stocks soared at...

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Secretary of Treasury Timothy Geithner at the Capitol for meeting with Congressional leaders on Nov. 29, 2012.

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Secretary of Treasury Timothy Geithner at the Capitol for meeting with Congressional leaders on Nov. 29, 2012.

Geithner’s `Full Ginsburg:’ Sunday

Tim Geithner, secretary of the treasury, is performing a “Full Ginsburg” this weekend. That’s the colloquial term for what the point-man in the Obama administration’s fiscal cliff talks will achieve Sunday morning, when he appears on ABC’s “This Week,” CBS’s...

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