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Late night host Bill Maher, at a New York City comedy festival in November, is taking heat for using the N-word on his HBO show Real Time on Friday. Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images hide caption

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Bill Maher Apologizes After Using N-Word On His Show

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Sen. Ben Sasse (left) is sworn in by Vice President Joe Biden in 2015, with Sasse's wife Melissa and his son and daughter. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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No More Neverland: A Senator's Guide To Raising American Adults

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Senate Judiciary Committee member Ben Sasse, a Republican, listens to witnesses Monday during a subcommittee hearing on Russian interference. Eric Thayer/Getty Images hide caption

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Sen. Sasse: Comey Firing 'Troubling' Amid 'Crisis Of Public Trust'

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Former President George W. Bush (above); his father, former President George H.W. Bush; and brother Jeb Bush, who ran for president this year, will not be attending this week's Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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Time is running out for a conservative to launch a national third-party presidential campaign, as Ross Perot did in 1992. Doug Mills/AP hide caption

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Is It Too Late For A Third-Party Presidential Candidate To Run?

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