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Acts of valor by Vietnam vet

CNN - 1 hour 16 min ago
As many as 175 enemy troops killed, 18 wounds from enemy fire, 38 hours of battle, and one tiger. Those are the numbers behind Sgt. Maj. Bennie Adkins' Medal of Honor, an award he received today.
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'Sumo wrestler' drops 102 pounds

CNN - 2 hours 8 min ago
Yusuke Kirimoto was always overweight.
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Shooting suspect may hunt more officers

CNN - 2 hours 14 min ago
He's a survivalist with an extensive shooting background and a grudge against law enforcement, officials say. And now authorities worry the man suspected of gunning down two Pennsylvania State Police troopers may do more harm.
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Vikings: Peterson won't play until child abuse charge resolved

CNN - 3 hours 23 min ago
Running back Adrian Peterson will not play for the Minnesota Vikings until his legal issues are resolved, the team said early Wednesday.
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Look at me! 22 selfies of the week

CNN - 4 hours 55 min ago
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Fireball meteor caught on camera

CNN - 5 hours 15 min ago
An apparent fireball lit up the night sky across Wayne, New Jersey. CNN affiliate News 12 New Jersey reports.
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Feds: NY store owner plotted to send jihadists to Syria

CNN - 6 hours 35 sec ago
A man who owned an upstate New York food store funded ISIS, tried to send jihadists to Syria to fight with the terrorist group and plotted to do some killing himself -- by gunning down U.S. troops who had served in Iraq -- federal authorities alleged Tuesday.
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Parents of Aurora shooting victim sue ammo sellers

CNN - 6 hours 3 min ago
The parents of a woman killed during the Colorado theater shooting two years ago are suing four online retailers for negligence.
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General open to U.S. ground troops to fight ISIS

CNN - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 23:50
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, warn Congress about the looming threat ISIS poses.
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Obama: Ready to take lead against Ebola

CNN - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 23:14
Combating the Ebola outbreak is a "national security priority" because it's spread could lead to dangerous instability in West Africa and beyond, President Barack Obama said.
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Police name and hunt for suspect in trooper shooting

CNN - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 23:10
Law enforcement officials said Tuesday they are hunting for a man they believe ambushed Pennsylvania State Police troopers, killing one and seriously injuring another.
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NFL players' union files Ray Rice appeal

CNN - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 21:21
Ray Rice took the first step toward a possible return to the football field Tuesday evening when the NFL players' union announced it had filed an appeal of his indefinite suspension by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
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Watch Wednesday's show!

CNN - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 19:09
September 17, 2014
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VA whistleblower: Inquiry a 'whitewash'

CNN - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 18:37
The main whistleblower in the scandal involving the Department of Veterans Affairs has asked for an independent review of delays in care at the Phoenix VA, calling the recent investigation by the Office of Inspector General a "whitewash."
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Senator willing to shut down government over Syria war vote

CNN - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 15:14
As the pounding of war drums intensifies against ISIS and its advances in Iraq and Syria, at least one senator is voicing opposition to plans to arm Syrian rebels and says he's willing to shut down the government over it.
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151 years later, Medal of Honor for Alonzo Cushing, Civil War hero

CNN - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 14:37
"Faithful unto death."
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See rare deep-sea creature

CNN - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 14:35
Researchers captured deep-sea high-definition footage of what is believed to be a siphonophore.
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Police: Seattle man's hatred of U.S. foreign policy motivated killings

CNN - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 13:34
Ali Muhammad Brown was focused on one thing, authorities say.
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Peterson: I'm sorry for hurting my son

CNN - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 11:57
NFL star Adrian Peterson, who is charged with child abuse, apologizes for hurting his son while disciplining him the way he says he was disciplined as a child.
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Big solar storm hits Earth

CNN - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 11:13
This is not your usual weather forecast. Big storms are brewing. Your umbrella won't help, but you might want to keep a flashlight handy.
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