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Nevada cattle rancher Cliven Bundy's armed stand against federal officials this weekend is reminiscent of Mahatma Gandhi, the civil rights hero who championed civil disobedience through nonviolent means, according to one National Review correspondent.
The district staffer shown embracing and kissing married Rep. Vance McAllister (R-LA) in a video published Monday was reimbursed $300 for "headquarter cleaning" in November, the Washington Post reported Tuesday.
In his visit to the White House on Tuesday, David Ortiz walked up to the podium and snapped a seemingly candid photo with host President Barack Obama, who feted the Boston Red Sox for their 2013 World Series title.