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Baseball eyes U.S.-Cuba opening

CNN - 51 min 28 sec ago
More than half a century of hostility between the United States and Cuba has done nothing to diminish the island's love of America's national pastime.
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Army to launch 'blimp' that detects cruise missiles

CNN - 51 min 56 sec ago
The U.S. Army plans to launch two stationary "blimps" at 10,000-feet in the air next week to better protect the Washington D.C. area from cruise missiles and other possible air attacks.
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Grandmother: 'Now my family can sleep'

CNN - 1 hour 18 sec ago
A man who allegedly shot a 15-year-old boy and his 12-year-old cousin last summer following a neighborhood dispute over a dog has been arrested in Stockton, California, after a 7-month manhunt, police said.
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Processed food as landscapes

CNN - 1 hour 26 min ago
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Fuzzy signs of life on Mars?

CNN - 2 hours 41 min ago
It could be a sign, a vague one.
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Watch thieves steal Barbie's Corvette

CNN - 4 hours 15 min ago
Police bust shoplifting "heart attack" scam. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on some heart-stopping shopping.
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Girl's last words: I know I'm going to die

CNN - 4 hours 18 min ago
An 11-year-old girl died from an allergic reaction on a family trip to Hawaii. CNN affiliate KTXL reports.
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Sausage dog becomes Slim Jim

CNN - 4 hours 26 min ago
A 77-pound dachshund slims down, becomes a calendar boy! CNN's Jeanne Moos has a winner of a wiener dog.
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Outbreak sweeps Americas

CNN - 4 hours 27 min ago
Its name means "bending over in pain." It has no treatment or vaccine. Its symptoms resemble Dengue fever. And it has infected more than 1 million people -- 155 of them fatally -- since spreading to the Americas one year ago.
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Executed at 14, exonerated after 70 years

CNN - 4 hours 32 min ago
A judge has vacated the conviction of a 14-year-old boy who was executed for allegedly killing two girls some 70 years ago in South Carolina.
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11 trillion gallons of rain still needed to end California drought

CNN - 4 hours 36 min ago
About 11 trillion gallons of rain, or nearly 17 million Olympic swimming pools full.
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They tried to break the internet in 2014

CNN - 5 hours 22 min ago
No one thing actually "broke" the Internet in 2014, but here are 10 of the memes and hashtags that tried.
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Thaw with Cuba angers exiles

CNN - 8 hours 9 min ago
In Miami, where the vast majority of the large population of Cuban exiles once fiercely opposed any change in the U.S. stance toward the island, reactions were split, largely along generational lines.
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Selma protesters invoke Ferguson but police say no comparison

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 22:22
The chants of protest heard across America in recent weeks echoed Wednesday in the small city where the civil rights movement reached a crescendo five decades ago.
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205 more charges for kidnapping suspect

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 22:04
A 34-year-old man originally charged in the kidnapping of a New Hampshire teen is now facing 205 additional charges, according to two grand jury rulings.
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Six charged in West Virginia water contamination

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 22:02
Almost one year after water for more than 300,000 West Virginia residents was contaminated because of a chemical spill, six former officials for the company responsible for the leak are facing federal charges.
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14 arrested in deadly meningitis outbreak

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 21:58
Fourteen people have been arrested in connection with the deadly 2012 national outbreak of fungal meningitis linked to steroid injections distributed by a compounding pharmacy in Massachusetts, a law enforcement source told CNN on Wednesday.
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Watch Thursday's show!

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 18:53
December 18, 2014
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Oops! College accepts rejected students

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 17:25
Almost 300 students who had been rejected by Johns Hopkins University received a joyous shock over the weekend when the prestigious Baltimore school said they'd been admitted after all -- but they hadn't.
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Alcatraz escapees could have lived, study says

CNN - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 14:29
On June 11, 1962, three Alcatraz inmates -- John Anglin, Clarence Anglin and Frank Morris -- attempted to leave the infamous San Francisco Bay island prison. They may have made it, says study by Dutch researchers.
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