Celia Darrough
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Twitter Is Convinced This Video Shows Melania Refusing To Hold Trump's Hand Again

As the president and first lady departed the White House to head to Ohio on Monday afternoon, there was yet another handholding debacle. As they walked toward the plane, President Trump reached his hand toward Melania, and they awkwardly stopped in t…
By Celia Darrough

Here's Why You’re Going To See Much, Much More Of Obama This Year

It's been about a year since he left the White House, and in that time, former President Obama has stayed pretty low-key. He vacationed with celebrities, worked on his book, and came out of the woodwork every now and then to denounce something Presid…
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The Video Of Cory Booker Calling Out A Trump Official's "Sh*thole" Defense Is Just, Whoa

During a meeting with the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, the secretary of homeland security claimed the president did not use the word "shithole" while talking about immigration, though she admitted he did use "tough language." That denial wa…
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9 Photos Of Obama & Oprah That Will Bring You Back To Simpler Times

We all remember the simpler times. The term means something different to each of us, but for many, it's a time when celebrities were celebrities and politicians were politicians. Now, with a former reality TV star as president and rumors of a former …
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Trump Eats Cheeseburgers In Bed & Hates Bathrobes (!?), According To A New Tell-All

In what is likely the most relatable thing that's ever been said about the current president, Donald Trump apparently eats cheeseburgers in bed while calling his friends to complain about his day. A new book about Trump from Michael Wolff details sev…
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Hoda Kotb & Savannah Guthrie's Combined Paychecks Are Reportedly Way Less Than Matt Lauer's

She got the job, but she might not be getting the salary. According to NBC sources who spoke with Page Six, Hoda Kotb, who will replace Matt Lauer on the Today show, will reportedly make $7 million annually. That's the same salary Savannah Guthrie re…
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Ivanka & Jared Reportedly Had A Secret Deal For Her To Run For President

It seems like the First Daughter might have political plans for herself after all. According to a new tell-all book from journalist Michael Wolff, Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump agreed she'd be the first female president if the right time ever came. …
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Here's What 2018 Has In Store For Trump, According To Astrology

According to the stars, 2018 is going to suck for the Trumps. Three astrologists looked at the Trump family's astrology charts for 2018 and predicted that the sun, the moon, and all the other celestial bodies are conspiring against the first family. …
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Doug Jones Beats Accused Sexual Predator Roy Moore For U.S. Senate Seat

On Tuesday evening, voters in Alabama elected Democrat Doug Jones to the United States Senate, a feat that hadn't taken place in the state since 1992. Jones beat out the Republican candidate, Roy Moore, who had been accused of sexual assault, harassm…
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Trump Calls Elizabeth Warren “Pocahontas” In A Room Full Of Native American Veterans

While honoring a group of Native Americans at an event Monday afternoon, President Trump called Elizabeth Warren "Pocahontas," a quip that was reportedly met with pure silence by everyone in the room. Trump was speaking in the Oval Office to commemor…
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Dictionary.com's Word Of The Year Is A Major Jab At Ivanka Trump

Each year, Dictionary.com chooses a "word of the year," a word — backed up by search data — that simply defines the past year. On Monday, the digital dictionary announced that it has chosen "complicit" as Dictionary.com's 2017 word of the year. Look …
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Rep. John Conyers Will "Step Aside" As He Is Investigated For Sexual Harassment

Amid allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct, Judiciary Commitee Ranking Member Rep. John Conyers will step down, he said in a statement Sunday afternoon. He made clear that he denies the allegations, but he believes that his presence on the …
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Here’s What CBS News’ President Had To Say About Firing Charlie Rose

After The Washington Post broke the news that eight women had accused a well-known television host of sexual harassment and misconduct, CBS News fired Charlie Rose from the company, where he co-hosted CBS This Morning. Rose had initially been suspend…
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A Woman Has Come Forward To Say Republican Roy Moore Sexually Assaulted Her At 14

The man running to replace Jeff Sessions' empty seat in the Senate has been accused of sexually assaulting a child. In a Washington Post article published Thursday, a woman alleged that Roy Moore sexually assaulted her when she was 14. Three other wo…
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Trump’s Pick To Lead The U.S. Central Bank Is — You Guessed It — Super Rich

President Donald Trump announced Thursday afternoon that he has tapped a current Federal Reserve board member to lead the United States' central banking system. And, well, it's safe to say the new chair knows money. Jerome Powell's net worth might ma…
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Hillary Clinton Reminds New York City That Its "Resilience Is Stronger" Than Terror

On Tuesday evening, former 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton responded to the New York City attack that killed eight people and left about a dozen wounded. Clinton, who was the first female senator from New York and served in that role for …
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Updates To The NYC Attack Reveal More Details Behind The Devastating Violence

The nation reeled in the face of another violent attack that claimed the lives of several people Tuesday afternoon. As New York City geared up for Halloween night, a man drove a vehicle down a popular — and crowded — bike path for several city blocks…
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A Court Just Stopped Trump’s Transgender Military Ban From Being Enforced — For Now

Amid the news of the indictment of former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort came one more setback for President Trump. A court has stopped Trump from banning transgender people from serving in the military. In a document outlining the reasoning …
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Donald Trump Jr. Just Attacked Hillary Clinton On Her Birthday

Oct. 26 marked the 70th birthday of Hillary Clinton, and while hundreds of Americans showered her with well wishes, the son of the current president of the United States took a different approach. Instead of saying the usual "Happy Birthday," Donald …
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27 Scathing Words Jeff Flake Used To Describe The Trump Presidency

On Oct. 24, one senator announced that he would not seek re-election in 2018, and it's all because of President Trump. Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake gave a speech about Trump on the Senate floor, and he did not hold back about what he truly thin…
By Celia Darrough