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Russian aircraft take off from the Hmeimim military base in Latakia province, Syria. (Vadim Grishankin/AFP)A Russian warplane came "inside of half a mile" to an American jet, an Air Force official said.

2016-10-28 08:58:31 -0600

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld speaks to members of the media at a White House state dinner. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)It goes beyond the fact that both are "interesting" and "entertaining" media spectacles, the comedian says.

2016-10-28 08:56:24 -0600

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