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Investigator: Inmates forced like gladiators to fight as deputies took bets

CNN - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 09:02
At just 150 pounds, it was hardly fair to pit Ricardo Palikiko Garcia against an opponent well over twice his size. But Garcia had to fight him -- or else he'd allegedly face torture.
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NCAA Sweet 16: Notre Dame downs Wichita State

CNN - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 08:58
The NCAA men's basketball tournament is turning into an ACC showcase. The conference had an 11-1 record going into Thursday with two teams taking the court in the Sweet 16. Three more will play Friday.
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Expelled SAE member: I am 'deeply sorry'

CNN - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 08:55
Levi Pettit, one of the expelled University of Oklahoma SAE fraternity members, speaks out publicly for the first time after video of a racist chant surfaced.
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Indiana governor declares public health emergency due to HIV epidemic

CNN - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 08:54
Indiana is declaring a public health emergency in one county due to an epidemic of HIV.
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Scott Walker backs pathway to citizenship at private dinner

CNN - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 08:50
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker endorsed a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants during a private dinner with Republican leaders in New Hampshire two weeks ago, backing away from the more hard-line position he has staked out in public, obscuring just where he stands on the hot-button issue.
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A Mormon, a boxer and leader of Senate Democrats since 1999

CNN - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 08:43
Here is a look at the life of Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, Democratic Senator from Nevada.
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Reid made announcement in online video

CNN - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 08:38
In a YouTube video, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid says he won't seek reelection in 2016. CNN's Sunlen Serfaty reports.
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Should you be worried about arsenic in California wine?

CNN - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 08:27
A lawsuit that's causing panic among drinkers of some California wine starts with a history lesson.
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Explosion rocks New York's East Village

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 21:44
An explosion rocked a heavily traveled section of Manhattan's East Village on Thursday in what officials called a possible building collapse.
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Two Illinois men arrested on terror charges

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 15:15
A member of Army National Guard and his cousin have been arrested in Illinois for allegedly conspiring to provide material support to the terrorist organization ISIS, federal prosecutors said Thursday.
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'Most Interesting Man' cutout doesn't pass in HOV lane

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 14:42
Call it "The Most Interesting Traffic Ticket in the World."
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Ole Miss vote to ax chancellor riles alums

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 13:57
A decision last week to ax the popular University of Mississippi Chancellor Dan Jones has rippled into Wednesday with demonstrations planned at the Oxford campus, powerful alumni denouncing the decision, and wealthy donors threatening to withhold funding to the school.
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W.H.: President was committed to bringing Bergdahl home

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 13:32
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest comments on the U.S. military's decision to file charges against Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
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Aaron Hernandez jailhouse calls: Innocent or code?

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 12:22
The defense and prosecution are battling over whether a jury should be able to hear recorded jailhouse calls with Aaron Hernandez at his murder trial.
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Desperation in fire: Cop can't find toddler

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 11:32
Body cam video captured the moments a Georgia officer rescued a toddler from a burning house. The officer told CNN affiliate WGCL,"I could not find him."
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Little boy meets his heroes, has adorable meltdown

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 11:32
Quincy Kroner loves garbage trucks. When he met the garbage men who worked on the truck, his dad took a photo of the moment that quickly went viral.
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10 nutritionists share the McDonald's meals they'd order

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 10:48
The scenario goes a little something like this: You're on a long drive, the road ahead is completely bare and your stomach is making noises louder than the radio.
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Boy allegedly kills brother after food fight

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 10:32
A 13-year-old fatally shot his brother following a food disagreement in Florida -- then committed suicide with the same gun, authorities said.
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Best. Get well card. Ever.

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 09:59
Dad sends son a get well card with what turns out to be a $7 million lottery ticket inside.
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DOJ targets racism in police forces

CNN - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 09:37
New reports about four police officers in Fort Lauderdale exchanging racially offensive text messages and a video that showed President Barack Obama with gold teeth could prove to be the latest test for how the Justice Department polices the nation's local law enforcement agencies.
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