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Vice President Joe Biden speaks during an event highlighting Joining Forces hiring initiative for military veterans and spouses in civilian jobs in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., on April 30, 2013. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Biden To 7-Year-Old: Country Would Be Safer ‘If We Had Guns That Shot Chocolate’

A Wisconsin boy wrote Vice President Joe Biden with an unusual suggestion for making the nation safer: Create guns that shoot chocolate bullets.


Vice President Joe Biden arrives at the Inauguration Mass for Pope Francis in St Peter's Square on March 19, 2013 in Vatican City, Vatican. (credit: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Biden Wouldn’t Kiss Pope’s Ring

Joe Biden doesn’t kiss up to anyone — whether a queen or a pope.


Vice President Joe Biden delivers remarks at the ceremonial swearing in of Chuck Hagel, the 24th Secretary of Defense, on March 14, 2013 during ceremonies at the Pentagon. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Biden To Narrate White House-Produced ‘Being Biden’

The White House is launching an audio series to give Americans the sense they’re behind the scenes with Vice President Joe Biden.


Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at the U.S. Embassy in Abu Dhabi on March 5, 2013. (credit: JACQUELYN MARTIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Kerry: ‘The Clock Is Ticking’ On Iran

The White House is continuing its tough talk toward Iran.


White House Press Secretary Jay Carney conducts the daily news briefing in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House on Jan. 8, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

White House: ‘You Would Be Better Off With A Shotgun’

The White House is defending Vice President Joe Biden’s comment that people should buy shotguns for protection.


File photo of a Secret Service dog. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Secret Service Dog Falls to Death While Doing Security Sweep for Biden

A Secret Service dog fell to its death off a New Orleans parking garage while conducting a security sweep for Vice President Biden.


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Wal-Mart Will Join Gun Control Talks At White House

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will join talks at the White House on Thursday about gun control and safety.


Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino speaks to the audience at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, N.C., on Sept. 5, 2012 on the second day of the Democratic National Convention (DNC). (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Boston Mayor: Biden ‘Guaranteed’ Me Obama Will Pass Gun Control Legislation By End Of January

Boston’s mayor says that Vice President Biden “guaranteed” him that President Obama will pass new gun control laws by the end of January.


Vice President Joe Biden arrives for a House Democratic Caucus meeting to discuss the legislation that will blunt the effects of the "fiscal cliff" before a rare New Year's Day session on Jan. 1, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Biden: ‘Spread Your Legs, You’re Gonna Be Frisked’

It’s three days into the new year and Vice President Joe Biden has committed his first gaffe of 2013.


President Barack Obama speaks during a holiday reception for the diplomatic corps on Dec. 19, 2012 at the State Department in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama To NRA: ‘Do Some Self-Reflection’

President Barack Obama says his administration has received an outpouring of support for stricter gun laws following last week’s elementary school massacre in Connecticut, telling respondents to an online petition, “We hear you.”