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Tulsa reserve deputy got special treatment

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 23:52
An internal inquiry by the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office in 2009 concluded that Reserve Deputy Robert Bates was shown special treatment and that training policies were violated regarding his role with the agency.
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Yellowstone supervolcano even more super

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 21:56
As tourists stroll between Yellowstone's 300 active geysers, taking selfies in front of thousands of bubbling, boiling mud pots and hissing steam vents, they are treading one of the planet's greatest time bombs and it's bigger than anyone thought.
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Protesters, police scuffle over Gray death

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 18:37
There were a few scuffles with Baltimore police and at least two people were arrested during another night of protests over the death of Freddie Gray.
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Inside the fight to free Warren Weinstein

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 16:19
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HIV outbreak in Indiana grows

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 14:58
The number of new HIV infections in a rural Indiana county has grown, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The institute is working with state health leaders to control the "severe outbreak," which has spread among users of a prescription opioid called Opana.
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Look at trees in a different way

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 14:04
It all started by looking up.
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The FBI's most-wanted terrorists

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 14:02
Twenty years after Oklahoma City domestic terror threats range from white supremacists to eco-terrorists to anti-government extremists and radical separatist groups, according to the FBI.
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Statue of Liberty evacuated

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 13:57
New York's iconic Statue of Liberty and Liberty Island are being evacuated after reports of a suspicious package inside a locker, according to a senior law enforcement official and the National Park Service.
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Working in Capitol, sleeping on street

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 13:55
By day, 63-year-old Charles Gladden works in the U.S. Capitol cafeteria. By night, he sleeps on a sidewalk. "They scramble around for issues to talk about," he said, motioning to the Senate chamber behind him. "All they have to do is stop and ask the common person on the street."
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Food workers, janitors walk out on U.S. Senate

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 13:25
About 40 contracted workers from the United States Senate walked off their jobs Wednesday morning and joined more than 1,000 labor activists at a rally calling on President Barack Obama and Congress to require federal contractors to pay their workers more.
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'I don't want to be an embarrassment to this country'

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 12:37
Charles Gladden has worked at the U.S. Capitol for eight years. He is also homeless, and his story highlights the living wage debate.
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Boxing's $128,000 golden ticket

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:29
Tickets for the showdown between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are finally on sale. But you might need to win the lottery to be able to afford one.
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America's hottest liquor shot is ...

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:29
Fireball Cinnamon Whisky, which didn't even exist in its current form a decade ago, is the fastest-growing big brand of liquor in America.
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How a Cincinnati judge could shape the gay marriage case

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:29
Judge Jeffrey Sutton doesn't have a lot of company on the appeals courts these days.
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Who was al Qaeda's American-born PR person?

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:26
He was known as the American mouthpiece of al Qaeda, speaking against his native country on behalf of a terrorist organization that's devoted blood and resources to attacking it.
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Obama confronts 'cruel' reality of his drone war

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:25
The long trail of civilian death left by President Barack Obama's drone war finally has an innocent American face.
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Man guns down his misbehaving computer

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:12
Man shoots his computer 8 times. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on the PC that was DOA.
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Passengers black out on flight

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 10:12
Larry Johnson remembers the fear and feeling of helplessness from being on the SkyWest Airlines flight that made an emergency landing in Buffalo, New York.
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Adam Gadahn Fast Facts

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 09:21
Here's a look at the life of al Qaeda translator and spokesman Adam Gadahn.
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Fitness guru's viral response to body shamers

CNN - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 09:19
YouTube fitness star Cassey Ho responded to negative comments about her looks in a video that has gone viral.
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