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  1. Hollywood Reeling From Bitter Election Defeats

    3:01 am PST 11/05/2014
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    Bobby Shriver's loss marked the end of a day that saw industry politicos' favorites defeated and Republicans back in control of the U.S. Senate READ MORE

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  2. Clay Aiken's Congressional Bid to Be Esquire Docuseries

    10:31 pm PST 11/04/2014
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    The four-hour series will premiere in 2015 READ MORE

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  3. 'Daily Show,' 'Colbert' Mock Democrats in Live Election Coverage

    9:21 pm PST 11/04/2014
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    Stephen Colbert gave viewers a mock farewell READ MORE

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  4. Sen. Mitch McConnell Defeats Hollywood Favorite Alison Lundergan Grimes

    4:10 pm PST 11/04/2014
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    The Democrat failed to unseat the Kentucky politician, who will likely become the Senate majority leader. READ MORE

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  5. Lena Dunham Lawyers Threaten Lawsuit Over Sex Abuse Story

    2:50 pm PST 11/04/2014
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    "The story is false, fabricated, and has the obvious tendency to subject my client to ridicule, and to injure her in her occupation," attorney Charles Harder wrote READ MORE

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  6. Angelina Jolie Says She Is "Open" to Political Career

    9:40 am PST 11/04/2014
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    The actress and director tells Vanity Fair she would consider a new career path READ MORE

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  7. Hollywood Super PAC Fundraising Tanks in Midterm Election

    5:00 am PST 11/04/2014
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    With Priorities USA taking the season off, Jeffrey Katzenberg barely makes the top 100 list of donors giving to outside spending groups, according to the Center for Responsive Politics READ MORE

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  8. TV Stations Benefit From Spending Bonanza During Costly Midterm Election

    5:00 am PST 11/04/2014
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    In key Senate races, nearly a third of ads are paid for with “dark money,” where donors are unknown READ MORE

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  9. Former CBS News Reporter Sharyl Attkisson Claims Existence of Obama Enemies' List

    11:00 pm PST 11/03/2014
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    "I kind of assume I'm on a list. I don’t think I'm the only one" READ MORE

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  10. Fox News Host Talks About Midterm Elections, Channel's Ebola Coverage (Q&A)

    7:00 am PST 11/03/2014
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    Sandra Smith also explains how FNC's "Outnumbered" is different from "The View." READ MORE

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  11. Despite Pentagon Objections, Fox News Will Air Interview With SEAL Who Killed Bin Laden

    4:43 pm PDT 10/31/2014
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    Reports surfaced Friday that the man known as "The Shooter" could face a criminal investigation for speaking to the news media READ MORE

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  12. Secret Service Questions Right-Wing Street Artist for Tweet Against Obama

    4:14 pm PDT 10/29/2014
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    Sabo previously plastered "Obama Drone" posters all over Gwyneth Paltrow's Brentwood neighborhood ahead of the president's visit READ MORE

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  13. 'Duck Dynasty' Star Phil Robertson Appears in Ads for Nephew Running for Congress

    9:07 am PDT 10/29/2014
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    Zach Dasher is trying to unseat Rep. Vance McAllister, whom the A&E reality show stars backed last year READ MORE

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  14. 'Daily Show', 'Colbert Report' Going Live on Election Night

    7:15 am PDT 10/29/2014
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    The Nov. 4 episodes will feature guest commentary from Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus and The Daily Dish's Andrew Sullivan READ MORE

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  15. Filmmaker Mark Pellington Takes on Gun Violence in New PSAs

    2:48 am PDT 10/28/2014
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    In conjunction with the Coalition Against Gun Violence, the "Jeremy" music video director created two public service announcements urging voters to support candidates who back gun control READ MORE

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  16. Rob Reiner Shouts Down Malibu Developer During Anti-Chain Store Debate

    8:00 am PDT 10/27/2014
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    "You can't handle the truth," Reiner yelled at Measure R chief opponent Steve Soboroff, who accused the director in engaging in "backroom deals" READ MORE

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  17. Christian Bale Calls Moses "Barbaric," "Schizophrenic" Ahead of 'Exodus' Release

    8:00 am PDT 10/25/2014
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    The remarks from the star of 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' were revealed in a Christian publication READ MORE

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  18. Controversial French Comedian Dieudonne to Launch Political Party

    9:03 am PDT 10/24/2014
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    His film 'The Anti-Semite' was banned from the Cannes film market in 2012 READ MORE

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  19. Fox News Host Addresses "Young Women Shouldn't Vote" Controversy

    5:07 pm PDT 10/23/2014
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    Kimberly Guilfoyle says an attack on her was orchestrated by Media Matters For America READ MORE

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  20. CNN Anchor Apologizes for Report About Palin Family Brawl

    2:10 pm PDT 10/23/2014
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    "I have been roundly criticized for joking about a brawl involving the Palin family. In retrospect, I deserve such criticism," says Carol Costello READ MORE

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  21. Fox News' Kimberly Guilfoyle Caught in Controversy After Comments About Tinder, Young Women Voters

    9:30 am PDT 10/23/2014
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    "I just thank and excuse them so they can go back on Tinder and Match.com" READ MORE

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