Todd Akin to Stay in Missouri Senate Race ... For Now

Todd Akin to Stay in Missouri Senate Race ... For Now

Embattled Missouri Congressman Todd Akin is probably staying in the state's U.S. Senate race, but left the door open for his departure in an interview today.

“I’m never going to say everything that could possibly happen," Akin, under fire for his "legitimate rape" comment, said. "I don’t know the future, but I do know this."

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Condoleezza Rice to Join Augusta National Golf Club, Break Gender Barrier

Condoleezza Rice to Join Augusta National Golf Club, Break Gender Barrier

The Augusta National Golf Club has, for the first time in its history, admitted a woman as a member: Former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice!

The prestigious, ultra-exclusive organization has been all-male since it opened in 1933; it was also all-white until as recently as 1990. No longer.

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Todd Akin Apologizes for "Legitimate Rape" Comment

Todd Akin Apologizes for "Legitimate Rape" Comment

Missouri Congressman Todd Akin has apologized for a remark found incredibly outrageous and offensive by both Republicans and Democrats.

In an interview with KTVI-TV of St. Louis yesterday, the U.S. Senate candidate was asked about his view on abortion and defended his strict pro-life stance by saying:

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Happy 66th Birthday, Bill Clinton!

Happy 66th Birthday, Bill Clinton!

The 42nd President of the United States, Bill Clinton, celebrates his birthday today. The Big Dawg is now 66 years young. Happy birthday, Bubba!

William Jefferson Clinton, the pride of Hope, Ark., remains the only Democrat to win two full White House terms since Franklin Delano Roosevelt.

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Rick Santorum: Obama Forces Catholics to Sin!

Rick Santorum: Obama Forces Catholics to Sin!

Former Presidential candidate Rick Santorum claims that the Obama administration is forcing Catholics to sin, primarily with its health care law.

At a campaign event for Mitt Romney, Santorum said that the President "is directly assaulting the First Amendment and freedom of religion."

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