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Jimmy Fallon and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie present ``The Evolution of Dad Dancing'' on ``Late Night with Jimmy Fallon:'' NBC photo.

Jimmy Fallon and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie present ``The Evolution of Dad Dancing'' on ``Late Night with Jimmy Fallon:'' NBC photo.

Christie on Perry’s Gay = Alcoholism: `Wrong’

Chris Christie has his own thoughts on House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s defeat Tuesday by upstart candidate David Brat. In short, there’s little in the way of a lesson to be gleaned for other politicians across the country, New Jersey’s...

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John Legend performs during YouTube On Stage Live from the Kennedy Center at The John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts on May 28, 2014 in Washington, DC.

Photograph by Kris Connor/Getty Images

John Legend performs during YouTube On Stage Live from the Kennedy Center at The John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts on May 28, 2014 in Washington, DC.

YouTube and Human Rights: Molinari

YouTube marks its ninth year this week, and Grammy favorite John Legend helped the video-sharing site celebrate in style with a free concert at the Kennedy Center. Two thousand fans, mostly in hoodies and sneakers, huddled into the opera house...

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President Barack Obama, second right, U.S. Vice President Joseph "Joe" Biden, third right, and members of the Presidential Commission on Election Administration, during a meeting at the Oval Office in Washington, D.C.

Photograph by Pete Marovich/Bloomberg

President Barack Obama, second right, U.S. Vice President Joseph "Joe" Biden, third right, and members of the Presidential Commission on Election Administration, during a meeting at the Oval Office in Washington, D.C.

Obama’s Oval: ‘Folks in Gray Suits’ — Not Great TV, Tells DeGeneres

Much of the president’s day, it turns out, is spent sitting around “listening to a bunch of folks in gray suits.” This news-break comes from “The Ellen Show,” with Ellen DeGeneres playing host to President Barack Obama in the program...

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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, right, speaks to his Polish counterpart Radoslaw Sikorski during a press conference in Tehran, on March 1, 2014.

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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, right, speaks to his Polish counterpart Radoslaw Sikorski during a press conference in Tehran, on March 1, 2014.

Polish Foreign Minister Tweets Iran for Censorship of Remarks

When he found out that his criticism of Iranian censorship was censored, Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski took to Twitter and YouTube to make sure his message was not lost. Speaking at a joint press conference in Tehran with Iran’s...

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Senator John Cornyn, a Republican from Texas, left, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican from Kentucky, second left, and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a Democrat from Nevada, make their way to the front of the chamber ahead of U.S. President Barack Obama's State of the Union address.

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Senator John Cornyn, a Republican from Texas, left, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican from Kentucky, second left, and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a Democrat from Nevada, make their way to the front of the chamber ahead of U.S. President Barack Obama's State of the Union address.

McConnell Hit for Debt Ceiling Votes

Updated at 10:02 am EST A new web ad out today accuses Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, the chief Republican architect of the last several accords raising the debt ceiling, of voting “like a Democrat” on fiscal issues. The ad...

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An employee displays recreational marijuana in Denver.

Photograph by Matthew Staver/Bloomberg

An employee displays recreational marijuana in Denver.

Rubio Mum on Marijuana: ‘Irrelevant’

“Smoke pot, smoke pot, everybody smoke pot.” – The Beatles (or is that what they really said?) Maybe not everybody. At least, Sen. Marco Rubio isn’t saying. In Florida, voters are likely to see a constitutional amendment on the November...

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