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Parents of daughter Isis: ‘Stop using her name for Islamic State’

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The Australian parents of an 8-year-old girl named Isis say that people used to comment on their daughter’s beautiful name. Now, people shudder when they hear Isis’s name as it is the acronym most commonly used for the jihadist group ISIS (shorthan… [Read More]

Bill Clinton slips: Is Chelsea having a . . .?

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Chelsea Clinton has been showing off her baby bump at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) in New York this week — and everyone has been wondering, Is it a boy or girl? Well, her father may have spilled the beans this afternoon. This afternoon in an i… [Read More]

Chelsea Clinton shows off baby bump at Clinton Global Initiative

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Chelsea Clinton was glowing this week as she took part in events for the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) annual meeting in New York. Wearing a silk green dress, the 34-year-old daughter of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hi… [Read More]

Watch: This 12-year-old will give you new hope in politics

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North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory (R) signed a voter identification bill in August that overhauled the state’s voting process. One of the many and especially controversial changes was the elimination of the ability for teenagers age 16 and 17 to prereg… [Read More]

Female Texas lawmaker posts on Facebook that breastfeeding women ‘need to be modest’

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A Texas lawmaker sparked ire among moms across the internet when she posted on Facebook earlier this week that she won’t support a breastfeeding bill. On her Facebook wall, State Rep. Debbie Riddle, R-Tomball, says that she won’t vote for House Bil… [Read More]

President Obama gets zapped by Spider-Man

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The Republicans aren’t cooperating on the budget, gun control, you name it. Nothing is going quite as planned. President Barack Obama might be Time magazine’s Man of the Year but these days he seems to be caught in a web. Today he expressed his tan… [Read More]

From FDR to Obama: Thanksgiving with the Presidents and their families

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The Obamas always spend Thanksgiving holidays at the White House where the meal features ingredients from their famous garden. This year they’re dining on a fennel and kale salad. The Reagans went to the ranch where Ronald and Nancy rode horses. The … [Read More]

What did Sasha Obama whisper in her Dad’s ear on election night?

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On election night the Obama family was greeted by a cheering crowd, wildly waving American flags, at McCormick Place convention Center in Chicago. As the re-elected President, Michelle Obama and their two girls, Sasha and Malia, stepped out onto the st… [Read More]
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You’ll never believe the names this mom gave her twins

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A Kenyan mother delivered twins on November 6, the U.S. election day. Millicent Owuor gave birth at Siaya District Hospital just down the road from Obama’s ancestral village of Kogelo and the home of his step-grandmother Sarah Obama. People in the vi… [Read More]

Pregnant woman in labor makes it to the polls in Chicago

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I don’t care if you’ve got a flat tire or if your grandmother is in the hospital or if you’ve broken your right arm. There are no excuses for not voting! Yesterday morning, a pregnant Chicago-area woman who was in labor stopped by the polls to pl… [Read More]