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Somehow, cop won gunfight

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 15:05
A Garland, Texas, traffic officer -- working off-duty on security -- uses a .45 caliber Glock pistol to shoot dead 2 gunmen wearing body armor and firing assault rifles.
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Jury deadlocked in Etan Patz case

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 13:46
A New York jury deliberating the fate of the man charged with the 1979 killing of 6-year-old Etan Patz was instructed Tuesday to resume deliberations for the second time in a week.
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Fabled Las Vegas casino closes after 60 years

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 13:45
And another one bites the dust.
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Met Gala: The Beyonce dress that wasn't

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:31
Celebrities arrive for the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Gala in New York. See pictures from the red carpet.
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Women's bathroom symbol transformed

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:10
The "It was never a dress" campaign, started by Axosoft, turns the women's bathroom symbol into a superhero.
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Traffic cop praised for thwarting attack

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:09
CNN's Alina Machado reports on the latest from Garland, Texas, after an attack on a "Draw Mohammed" event was thwarted.
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Cinco de Mayo: What you need to know

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:08
Cinco de Mayo commemorates the Mexican victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862.
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The art of Kentucky Derby hats

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:49
Every year, during the "Greatest Two Minutes in Sports," bets will be lost, hearts will break and mint juleps will be sipped, but for many spectators at the Kentucky Derby and elsewhere, "It's all about the hats." And it's a time for the artists who craft these hats to sit back, rest their exhausted hands and look for their creations among the crowds on TV.
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The best restaurants in America are...

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:29
What makes a restaurant the hottest destination in town?
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Why do we celebrate Cinco de Mayo?

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:26
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45 years ago: The killings at Kent State

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:56
Four students died and nine others were wounded on May 4, 1970, when members of the Ohio National Guard opened fire on students protesting the Vietnam War at Kent State University in Ohio.
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'Lord of the Flies' takes over streets

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:47
CNN's John Blake walked his old Baltimore neighborhood and found the one thing missing that explains almost everything.
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Was cartoon shooting inevitable?

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:46
It was only a matter of time before this would happen in the United States.
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Opinion: Why we need right to mock

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:46
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Opinion: Free speech or hate speech?

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:46
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Look at trees in a different way

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:40
It all started by looking up.
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What a shot! 38 amazing sports photos

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:40
Take a look at 38 amazing sports pictures from April 28 through May 4.
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Gunmen killed at Mohammed cartoon event

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 20:15
Two gunmen are killed and a security guard injured in a shooting at a Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest in Texas, officials say. Right-wing Dutch politician Geert Wilders was keynote speaker at the event.
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Ben Carson announces for 2016

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 18:09
Ben Carson wants to convince voters that a doctor is best positioned to fix what's ailing America.
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Fiorina runs for president

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 18:09
Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina announced her candidacy for president on Monday, becoming the first declared female candidate to seek the Republican Party's nomination.
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PUNXSUTAWNEY — ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, is a devastating disease without a cure. ALS is a fatal disease...
This week's Photo of the Week takes us back to last Friday, when the seniors at Punxsutawney Area High School took part...
The following meetings and events will be taking place this week in Punxsutawney and the surrounding areas: Monday: IUP...
Senior members of the PAHS boys' track and field team (pictured here), the girls' track and field...
Ty Wasicki (pictured here) and Jared Burkett made the trip to Bradford for Monday's District IX...
The Chucks and Lady Chucks defended their home turf on Friday, with the girls' squad defeating...

 

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