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How Sarah Silverman delivered the Democratic convention’s defining one-liner

How Sarah Silverman delivered the Democratic convention’s defining one-liner

"To the ‘Bernie or Bust’ people," she said, "you’re being ridiculous.”

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Bernie Sanders speaking on the first day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, July 25, 2016. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

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United States

Bernie Sanders supporters gathering at City Hall in downtown Philadelphia on the first day of the Democratic National Convention, July 25, 2016. (Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Bernie Sanders wants his delegates to back Clinton. They’re not listening.

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Israel & Middle East

An Iron Dome anti-rocket defense system battery in the Tel Aviv area, Nov. 16, 2012. (Alon Besson/Ministry of Defence/Flash90)

Israel says it’s ready to sign 10-year security assistance deal soon with US

Benjamin Netanyahu had walked back earlier comments saying he was willing to wait until a change in the U.S. administration to agree to a package.

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