Looks like Kelly Clarkson has company.

Two weeks after the inaugural winner came out in support of Texas Congressman Ron Paul in the 2012 presidential race, the candidate nabbed another star endorsement:

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Ron Paul may have finished second in the New Hampshire primary Tuesday, but to hear him tell it, he - and more importantly liberty - was a big winner.

“I think the intellectual revolution that’s going on now to restore liberty in this country is on its way, and there’s no way they’re going to stop the momentum that we have started,” said Paul after his second strong outing in as many states.

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After finishing a respectable, but still distant third in the New Hampshire primary, is former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman's campaign DOA heading into South Carolina?

A late surge of support carried his percentage of the vote into the double digits, but Mitt Romney won easily and Ron Paul enjoyed a healthy second-place margin.

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A group of scientists that tracks the likelihood of a global cataclysm announced Tuesday that it has moved its "Doomsday Clock" to five minutes to midnight.

The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists said inadequate progress on reducing nuclear weapons and continuing inaction on climate change prompted the switch.

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Are Democrats salivating at facing the guy winning - or at least perceived, by the media, to have the best chance of winning - the Republican presidential race?

Yes, Rush Limbaugh says.

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Newt Gingrich, the former House Speaker, is striking a populist tone as he looks to fight back against Mitt Romney, the frontrunner in the Republican nomination fight.

In a bid to discredit Romney's economic expertise - the strength of his candidacy, besides perceived "electability" - Gingrich lambasts him for firing people and ruining lives.

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Probably not the best word choice, Mitt, regardless of context.

The frontrunner in New Hampshire since, oh, 2009, Mitt Romney will likely win today's GOP primary, according to polling estimates. But the former Bain Capital CEO is still under fire over a comment he made Monday on the campaign trail.

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