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Secession: Plenty of examples here in U.S.

The Scots go to the polls Thursday to decide whether they will secede from the United Kingdom, but you don’t have to cross “the pond” to find secession movements. We’ve got plenty right here in the U.S. of A. to keep us busy (or entertained.)

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If not Hillary then who? Dem's bench looks thin

Bill and Hillary Clinton made a widely covered trip to Iowa this weekend, her first in seven years. It was the latest move in a long pre-campaign tease. She is probably the biggest front-runner in a presidential election without an incumbent since Al Gore in 2000.

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