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Dance between past and present

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 18:05
Sharp angles, fragmented glass, scaffolding, bright lights, looming robotics -- these elements tower over ghostly, apparition-like people scurrying to and from their destinations.
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Think fireballs are rare? Think again

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 17:56
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U.S. Joint Chiefs chairman goes to Iraq

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 17:55
Days after refusing to rule out recommending U.S. ground troops in Iraq, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff arrived in the turbulent Middle Eastern nation to talk with officials there about combating ISIS, an official said.
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Report: Michael Brown's fatal encounter lasted less than 2 minutes

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 17:51
The fatal encounter that ended with the shooting of Michael Brown by officer Darren Wilson was brief, lasting less than two minutes, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported.
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11 other really cool space missions

Sat, 11/15/2014 - 17:46
It's hard to top the tricky, first-ever landing on a comet, broadcast live on the Internet.
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Frats suspended after freshman dies

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 22:33
The death of a West Virginia University student who was found unconscious at a fraternity house has prompted officials to suspend all Greek activities on campus.
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Hannah Graham suspect pleads not guilty in 2005 assault

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 20:06
The suspect in Hannah Graham's disappearance pleaded not guilty Friday on abduction, attempted murder and sexual assault charges in a case from 9 years ago.
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The race is on for the flying car

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 13:53
Not since the Wright brothers flew the first powered aircraft near Kitty Hawk in 1903 has the competition been so intense. The technology that can give us the world's first affordable and easily pilotable flying car is almost here.
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Sikh student sues U.S. Army over religion

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 13:20
A Sikh student at Hofstra University says the Army refused to grant him a religious accommodation that would allow him to enlist in his school's ROTC program without shaving his beard and removing his turban.
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How Ferguson went global

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 12:06
Before August 9, Ferguson was unknown to most of the world. Then, a shooting prompted protests, put Ferguson on the map and became a conversation around the world.
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Gas scam nets millions of dollars

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 10:45
They look like ordinary guys pumping gas. But authorities say they are thieves, using stolen credit cards to fill vehicles fitted with huge hidden tanks. The fuel is resold at cut rates.
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What weight loss really looks like

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 10:45
A young man posted a video that show his loose skin and explains his insecurities after extreme weight loss.
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Hagel: 'Systemic problems' in U.S. nuclear program require overhaul

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 10:32
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel outlines actions to revamp the U.S. nuclear program, following reviews he had ordered that "found evidence of systemic problems."
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Want to help veterans?

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 10:12
What does Veterans Day mean to the 19.6 million veterans it's meant to honor? CNN asked a few of them.
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Surf's up ... in Alaska

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 09:50
We journeyed down Alaska's Seward Highway when a story appeared before us like a supernatural vision.
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Chance of lightning strike climbing

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 09:14
Thanks to climate change, you'll be much more likely to get struck by lightning as years pass, scientists say. Make that 50% more likely for those who are around by the end of the century.
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Rape allegations haunt Bill Cosby in the digital age

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 08:14
Nasty allegations have been haunting one of America's most iconic comedians with a reputation for moral wholesomeness. For nine years, Bill Cosby has been accused of sexual assault by women who say they were the victims.
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Meet the woman with 50 mustaches

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 08:01
Dallas photographer S. Van Lokey may not be able to grow a bushy mustache of her own, but that hasn't stopped her from taking her own "hairied" Movember journey.
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Separated at birth, reunited online

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 07:51
Anais Bordier and Samantha Futerman have the same laugh and the same freckled cheeks. They wear their hair the same way and have since they were babies. They share a hatred of cooked carrots, a love of the same color nail polish and the need to sleep 10 hours a day.
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'Godfather' home up for sale: Make them an offer they can't refuse

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 07:22
The iconic home of Vito Corleone from the 1972 classic "The Godfather" is for sale on Staten Island, New York.
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