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Attorney General Merrick Garland Announces Plans to Protect Voting Rights

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Watch: June Ambrose Attempts To Guess These Iconic Fashion Moments

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'American Idol's' David Archuleta Comes Out as LGBT During Pride Month

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Queen Elizabeth Insists on Cutting Cake with Sword, Testy with Aide

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Celeb photographer's snaps tell stories of Springsteen, Bowie and star he wed

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Delta Passengers Asked to Help Detain Man Who Tried Opening Plane Door

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Rapper Polo G Arrested for Attacking Cop in Miami, Mom Claims Profiling

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Here's Why You Might Start Seeing JoJo Siwa Without Her Signature Bow

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JW Anderson and Tom of Finland Foundation Turn Up The Sex Appeal for Pride

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