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With Friday’s (Jan. 13) announcement that Jennifer Holliday would be performing at Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration next week, the Grammy- and Tony-winning singer said she woke up to an onslaught of hatred directed her way.

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Steve Harvey shocked many by meeting with Donald Trump on Friday, sparking some sharp reactions to his possible role in aiding Ben Carson to “bring positive change to inner cities.” The Family Feud host shared his reasoning behind accepting the meeting upon exiting Trump Tower and in a written post shared via his Twitter account.

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President Obama awarded outgoing Vice President Biden the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Thursday afternoon. Calling the former longtime Delaware senator “the best vice president America’s ever had” and a “lion of American history,” Obama gave his White House partner the surprise award in an emotional ceremony, initially billed as a farewell.
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Floyd Mayweather Plans On Attending Trump Inauguration

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Floyd Mayweather says he’ll be right in the middle of the action for Donald Trump’s inauguration in D.C. next week … telling TMZ Sports he’s already chosen his Tuxedo.
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Where Was Sasha Obama During Father’s Farewell Speech

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While Michelle and Malia Obama sat front row at President Barack Obama’s farewell speech on Tuesday night in Chicago, one member of the family was cryptically absent. The hashtag #WhereIsSasha started popping up on Twitter during the speech, escalating in popularity after Obama addressed his two daughters.

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Trump Denies Allegations Of Secret Ties With Russia

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Top U.S. intelligence officials have briefed leaders in Washington about an explosive, but unverified, document that alleges collusion between Russia and President-elect Donald Trump.

The brief was given by Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain to FBI Director James Comey on Dec. 9. Details from it have been part of presentations by Comey and other intelligence leaders to Trump, President Obama and key leaders in Congress.

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President Barack Obama Farewell Speech: Full Video

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Eight years ago, Barack Obama inspired Americans to embrace political change with the mantra “yes we can.” He bade them farewell Tuesday after a historic, tumultuous presidency with the words “yes we did.”

Obama revived the spirit and idealism of his 2008 campaign in a nostalgic, sometimes emotional final address to the nation from his hometown of Chicago, 10 days before he cedes power to Donald Trump, his antithesis in personality and politics.

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It took no time to became a viral meme.

Bernie Sanders spoke on the Senate floor on Wednesday to encourage Donald Trump to veto any cuts to Social Security, Medicare or Medicaid and used one of the President-elect’s own tweets to demonstrate his point.

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