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Minnesota Lt. Governor Tina Smith, right, and Secretary of State Steve Simon, left, help Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton after he collapsed during his State of the State address in St. Paul, Minn. (Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP)Gov. Mark Dayton, 69, becomes unsteady while delivering his State of the State speech, then strikes his head on the lectern.


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Rep. Michael Pompeo on Jan. 12. (Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP)Democrats had questioned his views on torture and surveillance, but Pompeo still won confirmation by the Senate.


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President Donald Trump speaks during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House. (Andrew Harnik/AP)His antics show the risks of having a commander-in-chief motivated by moment-by-moment reactions on social media.


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