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Tsarnaev attorney tells jurors his client admits to Boston bombings

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 20:13
The question of why he did it, however, is where the defense disagrees. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was influenced by his brother, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, defense attorney Judy Clarke said.
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Feds clear Ferguson officer

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 19:42
The Justice Department formally closed its investigation of Ferguson Police officer Darren Wilson, declining to bring criminal charges for the killing of Michael Brown.
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Justice Dept. echoes Ferguson residents' complaints

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 18:11
The Ferguson Police Department has demonstrated a pattern of racial discrimination, the Justice Department said Wednesday. But while some experts say the numbers alone tell only part of the story, the 102-page report merely reaffirmed many residents' beliefs.
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Coffee is practically a health food: Myth or Fact?

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 17:29
Myth or Fact? Coffee is good for you
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Trees uprooted in wild crash

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 13:50
When a truck carrying a woman and her young son spun out of control and crashed, witness Randy McCaffrey sprang into action. CNN affiliate KTRK reports.
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Dad dies in accident as daughter watches

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 13:48
A California man fell to his death after he became detached from his harness while paragliding. CNN affiliate KEYT reports.
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MLB great outs daughter's cyberbullies

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 13:34
Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling tracked down the people that cyberbullied his daughter on social media.
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FDA: Scope linked to superbug deaths not approved

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 13:32
CNN has learned that the manufacturer of the endoscope involved in two superbug deaths at UCLA never obtained permission to sell the device, according to an official at the Food and Drug Administration.
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Welcome to America's Skid Row

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 13:29
America's Skid Row resides in downtown Los Angeles, where the nation's biggest concentration of homeless people sleep and live on public sidewalks.
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Navy's newest crew: 'The Three Presidents'

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 13:28
The U.S. Navy doesn't just do stuff "for fun," says the command master chief of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan, but what 30% of the ship's crew will be up to over the next year or so can at least be termed pretty cool. And it will certainly be unprecedented.
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Tsarnaev's connections: Who's who

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 12:58
Here are some of the names you might be hearing about as Dzhokhar Tsarnaev goes on trial in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.
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NYC schools to have Muslim holidays off

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 12:56
New York City public schools will now observe two Muslim holidays, officials announced Wednesday, making the district the biggest in the United States to add the religion's holy days to its calendar.
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Obamacare on the line at SCOTUS

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 12:56
The future of health care in America is on the table -- and in serious jeopardy -- this morning in the Supreme Court.
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Timeline of the bombings, manhunt and aftermath

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 11:46
Two bombs struck near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013, killing three people and injuring more than 250 others. A fourth person, an MIT police officer, was killed three days later during the manhunt for the bombing suspects.
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Opinion: Hey Midwest, it's time to re-brand

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 11:39
The Midwest is not 'flyover country' and has more to offer than friendliness.
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Suspected al Qaeda operative trial heads to jury

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 11:25
When prosecuting attorneys began their closing arguments in the terrorism trial of an accused al Qaeda operative on Monday morning, they spoke of blood.
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Follow along with The 13th Juror

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 11:22
CNN's Ann O'Neill on what happened, what matters and what's next at the Boston Marathon terror trial.
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Feds raid alleged 'maternity hotels'

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 11:21
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3 dozen hotels targeted

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 11:11
Feds raided more than three dozen "maternity hotels" where foreign women give birth, allegedly for the sole purpose of having a U.S.-citizen baby, authorities said. KTLA reports.
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Tsarnaev jury cuts across class, but not race

CNN - Wed, 03/04/2015 - 11:10
The jury chosen to decide the death penalty case against accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokar Tsarnaev includes 18 people from across the socioeconomic spectrum, but the group is almost exclusively white.
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