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    WHCD 2015: Obama's top 10 jokes

    President Barack Obama had one motto Saturday night at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner: take no prisoners.

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Cecily Strong's top 10 WHCD jokes

Cecily Strong delivered long string of one-liners

"Saturday Night Live" comedian Cecily Strong skewered political candidates and news agencies Saturday night at the annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner.


Ted Cruz: Democrats home to 'liberal fascism'

Ted Cruz addresses Christian forum on religious summit in Iowa

Sen. Ted Cruz argued Saturday that Democrats have become so extreme and "intolerant" of religious views that "there is no room for Christians in today's Democratic Party."


Clinton plans 3-state swing in May


Hillary Clinton's May schedule will include trips to Nevada and South Carolina, three days of fundraising in donor-heavy California, and, once those are finished, her first rally and campaign speech.


Jindal says he'd attend same-sex wedding

Gov Bobby Jindal

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said Saturday that his preference for what he calls the "traditional view of marriage" wouldn't stop him from attending the same-sex wedding of a loved one.


Report: Officials struggled with post-9/11 warrantless surveillance

George W. Bush, June 4, 2005

A newly declassified report on the Bush administration's post-9/11 warrantless surveillance program says U.S. intelligence officials struggled to assess its usefulness. The Obama administration released portions of the 2009 report on the program.


2016 Dem hopefuls converge on South Carolina

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe

The rain fell relentlessly on the convention center in Columbia on Saturday as Democrats from all parts of South Carolina flooded their party's state convention to see some of the most notable potential candidates to seek the party's nomination for President in 2016. But the most notable candidate, Hillary Clinton, was conspicuously absent.


Walker, Rubio spar over WH credentials

Scott Walker

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker hit back Saturday at potential GOP presidential rival Marco Rubio over the Florida senator's charge that there's "no way" a governor can be ready for president when it comes to foreign policy.


Bruce Jenner comes out ... as a Republican


Bruce Jenner didn't just come out as a transgender woman Friday night --- he also came out as a Republican.

In a two-hour special aired on ABC, Jenner, 65, sat down with Diane Sawyer and revealed what has been speculated by the public for months. But ...


US aircraft carrier enters Persian Gulf

Google map, Persian Gulf

The USS Theodore Roosevelt entered the Persian Gulf Saturday to conduct what a U.S. defense official called routine maritime security operations, days after U.S. warships were deployed to the Yemeni coast to counter an Iranian convoy.

Multiple U.S. of...


Woman hits Venezuelan president with mango

Nicolas Maduro Venezuela

How would you get your nation's president to hear you out? Put your name and number on a mango and hit him in the head with it?

No? Then you're not Marleni Olivo, who did exactly that, and in return is getting the new apartment she was asking for, sai...


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