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# Sarah Palin

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# Harassment
Two arrested for harassing Sarah Palin's family
The FBI have arrested a father and son from Pennsylvania on suspicion of making harassing calls to the former US vice presidential candidate.
# election 2012
Tea Party favourite Bachmann wins Election 2012 test vote in Iowa
Michele Bachman has taken the top spot in the Iowa popularity contest, with Ron Paul in second place. Meanwhile Texas Governor Rick Perry has declared his intention to run.
# Republican Party
Pawlenty and Bachmann lead sparring in Republicans' Iowa debate
Eight candidates, all vying to be the candidate who takes on Barack Obama in 2012, face off ahead of a key straw poll.
# Palin
Man files lawsuit over 'GOPALIN' licence plate supporting Sarah Palin
The complainant has received his licence plate but claims his rights were violated.
# Palin
Sarah Palin biopic takes just $75,000 on opening weekend
Meanwhile, Harry Potter was smashing box office records. Although the Palin biopic, The Undefeated, was only released in certain theatres.
# Sarah Palin
Watch: Sarah 'The Undefeated' Palin documentary trailer released
“Like a marine, she runs toward the danger.”
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Saturday
In the Saturday news Fix: Nuns says they will participate in any Magdalene inquiry; Al Qaeda’s top man in East Africa is dead; the lowdown on The Palin Emails’; and meet Debbie, she really likes cats.
# The Palin Emails
Unflippinbelievable! Seven things we've learned so far from 'The Palin Emails'
Over 24,000 pages of emails from Palin’s time as governor of Alaska have emerged with news outlets and ordinary folk combing through them for juicy details about the possible 2012 presidential candidate.
# US Election
Mitt Romney declares bid for US presidency
Former Massachusetts Governor has announced his intention to run for president, but looks likely to be facing at least two other high-profile candidates for the nomination…
# Palin
Sarah Palin bus tour narrowly misses being hit by deadly tornado that kills four
The tornado hit western Massachusetts on Wednesday as Palin continued her East Coast bus tour, gauging the mood ahead of a possible presidential run.
# Your Say
Poll: Who should be the Republican candidate in next year's US presidential election?
The race to be the next US president is already underway. Barack Obama has declared his intentions to run for re-election but who should be the Republican challenger next year?
# US election 2012
Former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani tops poll for Republican presidential candidacy
The former New York Mayor, who became recognised worldwide following 9/11, has yet to declare his intentions but appears popular amongst Republican voters.
# Sarah Palin
'Epic' Palin film may launch 2012 presidential bid
US media jumps on house purchase in Arizona and new doc on Sarah Palin to suggest she will take a run at the White House
# US election 2012
Republican candidates for US presidential election hold first debate
The debate was largely notable for its lack of big names who declined to appear on the first debate of what is likely to be a lengthy nomination process ahead of the main election in late 2012.
# Your Say
Poll: Should the bin Laden photos be released?
The US is split over whether the photos of a dead bin Laden should be released. What’s your view?
Former Sarah Palin aide pens tell-all book
The long-anticipated memoir of aide’s time with Palin during her governorship of Alaska and race for the White House.
# Obama
Barack Obama announces 2012 re-election bid
The US President announced his intention to run in an email, text and video message to supporters.
# Palin Noir
Palin Noir: New Palin biography gets slick design
Biography – or detective novel?
# Palin
Julianne Moore to play Sarah Palin in new HBO film
Game Change to tell the story of the 2008 presidential election – but can Oscar-winner Moore follow in the footsteps of Tina Fey?
# bristol book
Bristol Palin to write the book of her life
Sarah Palin’s daughter seals deal for memoir which will track her coming of age, being a single mom and coping with a relationship breakdown in public.
# Sarah Palin
Sarah Palin branded a 'Froot Loop' by Jamie Oliver
The former US vice presidential candidate has come under fire from the celeb chef.
# US
Michelle Obama calls for removal of breastfeeding barriers at work
The lack of appropriate places for nursing women to express milk at work leads to fewer continuing with breastfeeding – which is linked to higher rates of obesity, says Obama.
# Tuscon
Palin defends claim of "blood libel" in Arizona aftermath
The Republican frontrunner defends her choice of words, adamant she was “falsely accused of being an accessory to murder”.
# Media
Fox News president urges left and right to tone down rhetoric (Photos, video)
Palin refutes alleged role of rhetoric in the Arizona shooting as right-aligned news organisation chief points out that the Democrats used a target map a few years ago.
America's Enduring Strength: Sarah Palin's response to the Arizona shooting
Former governor of Alsaka and vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin has posted her reaction to Saturday’s attempted assassination of Gabrielle Giffords on Facebook.
# Sarah Palin
Palin's presidential ambitions damaged by Arizona shooting
A backlash against Sarah Palin due to her “crosshairs map” – that identified congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords using a target sign – has damaged the former governor’s presidential hopes.
# Wikileaks
Assange: Palin should be charged with incitement to murder
The WikiLeaks founder isn’t happy with demands by Sarah Palin and Mike Huckabee to have him killed.
# Sarah Palin
Cholera-ravaged Haiti 'so full of joy', says Palin
The likely Republican candidate for president travels to Port-au-Prince as part of an evangelical humanitarian delegation.
# Palin
West Wing creator accuses Palin of making a "snuff film"
Aaron Sorkin calls Palin “deranged” and a “witless bully” for reality TV show segment in which she shoots a deer.
# Wikileaks
Supporters launch web attacks as corporate world puts squeeze on WikiLeaks
Who’s who in the WikiLeaks cyber war as Visa, Mastercard, Paypal and other major corporations hit by ‘hactivists’.
North Korea finds unlikely, accidental ally... in Sarah Palin
The likely Republican candidate for the US presidency misspeaks on radio and says the US should side with its Northern allies.
Willow Palin defends her mother's TV show with homophobic slurs on Facebook
Willow and Bristol Plain engage in a little trashtalk on Facebook… Bad idea.
# Only a Matter of Time
At home with the Palins...
Have you always wanted to see Sarah Palin scramble up a mountain or fish for salmon in clear Alaskan waters? …No? Well tough.
# Bristol Palin
Bristol Palin's gorilla jive fails to impress (video)
Actually, the monkey suit was what judges were most impressed with.
# Sarah Palin
Palin fuels more presidential rumours with Iowa trip
The former VP candidate will be the main speaker at a fundraising dinner in the state that kicks off the primaries.
# Alaska
Arnie takes a Twitter swipe at Palin (update: Palin responds)
California governor is in Alaska – so where’s Russia?