NJ Voters Head to Polls for Senate Primary Election

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_7ea54b6508.jpgiStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Voters in New Jersey will head to the polls on Tuesday to cast their votes in the state's primary election for U.S. Senate. Among those on the ballot to replace Democratic Sen. Frank Lautenberg -- who passed away on June 3 due to complications from viral pneumonia -- is Newark Mayor Cory Booker, who is widely expected to win the Democratic primary. 

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Anthony Weiner Hints at Hillary Clinton 2016 Run

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_3a361429a3.jpgAstrid Riecken/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Embattled New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner may have let slip former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s plans to run for president in 2016. In an interview with Buzzfeed’s Ben Smith on Monday, Weiner said he knew what role his wife Huma Abedin will play in Clinton’s 2016 campaign, suggesting a Clinton presidential run is indeed in the cards.

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Will "Duck Dynasty" Star Run for House Seat?

GETTY_81313_Willie Robertson .jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1376386570326Frazer Harrison/ACMA2013/Getty Images for ACM(WASHINGTON) -- The Robertson family has already made a name for themselves in the hunting accessory business and on the show Duck Dynasty, but if some Republican operatives have their way, politics may become the reality star family's new gig.

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Hillary Clinton Launches Speaking Series, Denounces Voter Suppression Efforts

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_eb43419200.jpgJustin Sullivan/Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Six months after leaving her post as secretary of state, Hillary Clinton is jumping back into the public sphere. At the American Bar Association Conference Monday, Clinton announced a series of speeches to address high profile public policy issues including voting rights.

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Obama’s Own Drug Use a Backdrop to More Lenient Sentences

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_f5d069e3b5.jpgLane Turner/The Boston Globe via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Obama knows something about being a low-level, nonviolent drug offender, such as the kind the Justice Department on Monday exempted from harsh mandatory prison sentences. In a sense, he was one himself once, although the young Barry Obama was never arrested or charged with a crime.

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