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February 5, 2016

A Super Celebration

Super Bowl 50 will kick off this Sunday.

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February 2, 2016

Iowa Caucus Results: An Upset and a Near Tie

Cruz wins Iowa Republican Caucuses; Clinton squeaks out a victory in the Democratic contest

January 29, 2016

The Last Debate Before Voting Begins

Republican front-runner Donald Trump stays away from the last debate before the Iowa caucuses.

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Super Bowl Countdown

How are the teams preparing for the big game?

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