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Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk, right, and Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth, left. (AP)Illinois's Mark Kirk uttered a single sentence that was intended to be a zinger but merely resulted in awkward silence.

2016-10-28 08:27:30 -0600

Birgitta Jonsdottir of Iceland's Pirate Party. (Frank Augstein/AP)The Pirate Party wants to shift power from government to the people, and the group is a frontrunner in the parliamentary election.

2016-10-28 07:49:38 -0600

Joe Biden and Hillary Clinton. (AP)He’s the first major Cabinet candidate to go public in the Clinton campaign, reports Politico.

2016-10-27 22:40:01 -0600