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Former baseball star Roger Clemens - who is accused of perjury and false statements made during steroid hearings before Congress – is out of the courtroom after a mistrial was declared by the judge. The judge made the decision after a video was shown by the prosecution that contained evidence the judge had previously ruled inadmissible until later in the trial. A decision on whether to retry the case will be made Sept. 2.


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“Enough is enough.” – President Barack Obama during contentious deficit talks. Tempers flared as Republicans and Democrats can’t seem to strike a compromise.


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Not long after actress Mila Kunis accepted a Marine’s proposal to go to the Marine Corps Ball, another Marine asked out Justin Timberlake over YouTube. Watch the video below.



 


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