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Teen to graduate high school with 8 college degrees

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 11:33am
High school graduation can be a trying time for teenagers.
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How Santa Barbara ranks with other U.S. oil spills

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:52am
The Santa Barbara oil spill has environmentalists and California officials scrambling as an estimated 105,000 gallons of oil may have spilled into the Pacific Ocean and onto the Golden State's coast.
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Photos: From pristine to polluted

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:28am
See photos from the Santa Barbara coast of California, where oil spilled from a ruptured pipeline.
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Oil Spills Fast Facts

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:28am
Here are some facts about oil spill disasters. Spill estimates vary by source.
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Scrabble adds lolz, ridic, shizzle and other new words

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:01am
Scrabble dictionary has added lotsa new words for its players, and some are so ridic, they'll make you lolz.
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Marine Corps: No doubts about Osprey's safety after Hawaii crash

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 9:59am
When a Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey crashed in Hawaii last weekend, leaving two Marines dead, memories of the troubled past of the tilt-rotor aircraft came to the minds of many.
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What was life like for the Savopoulos family?

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 8:30am
A prominent Washington family and their housekeeper were found dead in the smoking ruins of their home. CNN's Joe Johns has more.
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Mysterious shootings spark serial sniper fears

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 8:27am
Mysterious shootings in a small Colorado town have killed one man and injured a woman while she was driving. CNN's Ana Cabrera has more.
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Former lawyer: He's not the guy that did this

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 8:25am
Robin Ficker, the former attorney for Daron Dylon Wint, says his former client is not responsible for a quadruple homicide in Washington D.C.
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The week in 40 photos

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 8:10am
Take a look at 40 photos of the week from May 15 through May 21.
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Freddie Gray death: Grand jury indicts police officers

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 8:07am
Six police officers have been indicted in the death of Freddie Gray, Baltimore City State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby said Thursday.
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Canine flu outbreak: How can I keep my dog safe?

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 8:07am
As new cases of canine influenza spread across several states, veterinarians are urging vigilance after hundreds of dogs contracted the virus.
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Meet the beach read queens

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 8:04am
These are the books that make readers want to escape. Their covers beckon with tranquil beach and lakeside scenes -- endless layers of blue sky and water divided by a strip of sand, dotted with brightly colored flip-flops and umbrellas.
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Mom's shaming video of daughter polarizes

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 8:02am
A Denver mother's video of her public shaming of her daughter is drawing millions of views of Facebook, and both compliments and criticism of the mother.
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What veterans REALLY think about on Memorial Day

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 7:31am
Sometimes nonveterans and nonfamily members "just don't give a damn" about military sacrifice on Memorial Day, says Iraq War vet. See his brutally honest perspective.
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911 call: 'Baby in the car! Stop!'

CNN - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 7:30am
The 911 call has been released from a face-off between an SUV driver and dozens of bikers in New York. CNN's Alexandra Field reports.
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Officer killed a day before she would've started maternity leave

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:26pm
Omaha, Nebraska, police officer Kerrie Orozco died in a shootout a day before her baby daughter was to leave the hospital and she'd start maternity leave.
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Police name suspect in arson, quadruple homicide

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 7:10pm
The torture-killings in one of Washington's poshest neighborhoods may be solved by DNA on a pizza.
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Top 10 U.S. beaches named

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 3:52pm
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School refuses grieving family's graduation request

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 2:42pm
The family of a high school student who passed away in South Carolina is requesting that the school honor her in a special way. WHNS has more.
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