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Ohio university cop indicted for murder

CNN - 1 hour 13 min ago
University of Cincinnati Police Officer Ray Tensing was indicted Wednesday on a murder charge for shooting Samuel Dubose during a traffic stop this month.
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Boy, 15, charged as adult in murder of 8-year-old girl

CNN - 1 hour 13 min ago
A 15-year-old boy was charged as an adult with murdering and sexual assaulting an 8-year-old girl, whose body was found in a recycling bin after she went missing in Santa Cruz, California, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
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Theater gunman's dad tries to bridge an unfathomable gulf

CNN - 1 hour 45 min ago
On the 58th day of his son's capital murder trial, Robert Holmes took the witness stand on Tuesday and repeatedly tried to make eye contact with the mentally ill young man he still calls "Jimmy."
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Ex-prison worker Mitchell's confession: Sex, a painting and a plan

CNN - 3 hours 21 min ago
Former prison worker Joyce Mitchell pleaded guilty this week in relation to her role in the sensational June escape of two inmates in upstate New York. As part of her plea, she submitted detailed statements of her involvement with the convicted murderers David Sweat and Richard Matt.
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The myth of child prostitution

CNN - 3 hours 21 min ago
Girls who are subject to repeated rape, abuse and exploitation are not child prostitutes -- they are victims and survivors of child rape.
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Spy for Israel Jonathan Pollard granted parole

CNN - 4 hours 12 min ago
Convicted spy for Israel Jonathan Pollard has been granted parole and will be released from an American jail on Nov. 21, his lawyer announced Tuesday.
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Feel disrespected? Pull a gun

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Video of confrontation lands Massachusetts policeman in trouble

CNN - 7 hours 39 min ago
A driver's dashcam video posted to YouTube on Sunday appeared to show an off-duty detective threatening to kill a driver during a stop in a town near Boston.
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Internet-famous baby giraffe dies at zoo

CNN - 8 hours 11 min ago
Kipenzi, a baby giraffe that captivated an Internet audience with its live birth at the Dallas Zoo a few months ago, has died.
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Survivability window closing for teens lost at sea

CNN - 8 hours 11 min ago
A Florida community held out hope for two teens missing at sea since Friday, even as the Coast Guard began talking about when the search could end.
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Opinion: Conservation hunting -- boon to wildlife or unjustifiable sport?

CNN - 8 hours 25 min ago
Can so-called conservation hunting actually benefit wildlife? Or is it the killing of endangered animals for sport unconscionable, no matter what?
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Look at me! 22 selfies of the week

CNN - 9 hours 34 min ago
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American man wanted in killing of Cecil the lion

CNN - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 6:31pm
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NFL upholds Brady's four-game 'Deflategate' suspension

CNN - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 5:18pm
The National Football League has upheld a four-game suspension of New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady for his role in the football tampering scandal known as "Deflateglate," the league announced in a news release Tuesday.
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Prison worker pleads guilty to helping N.Y. inmates escape

CNN - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 4:24pm
A woman charged with helping two murderers escape from an upstate New York prison last month pleaded guilty Tuesday to two charges in the case.
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Smithsonian raises $550,000 to preserve Neil Armstrong space suit

CNN - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 3:42pm
The 46 years since Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon have not lessened the sense of wonder of that that moment. But the decades have deteriorated Armstrong's iconic space suit, which for years has been locked away in climate-controlled storage.
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Rare whale washes ashore

CNN - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 12:34pm
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