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Baby's body found in Northern California

CNN - Thu, 02/26/2015 - 8:29am
Hours after a mother turned up without her baby, an infant's body found amid "rough terrain" in Northern California, authorities say.
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South gets hit with another winter storm

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 9:46pm
A few weeks ago, metro Atlanta's resident groundhog, Gen. Beauregard Lee, was the toast of the town when he predicted an early spring for the South.
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FBI: Suspect wanted to hijack plane for ISIS

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 7:49pm
The FBI has arrested three men who allegedly attempted to fly from New York to Turkey in hopes of eventually joining ISIS in Syria, according to a complaint unsealed in Brooklyn federal court Wednesday.
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Southwest grounds 128 jets

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 5:25pm
Southwest Airlines grounded 128 of its Boeing 737 aircraft on Tuesday after discovering it had missed some required inspections.
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Army vet finishes high school 70 years later

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:24pm
70 years after leaving high school to join the Army during World War II, Dominic Giarrusso has his diploma.
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Vintage NASA space photos up for auction

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:11pm
An out-of-this-world collection of vintage NASA photos -- including the first "selfie" taken in space and a rare image of pioneering astronaut Neil Armstrong on the Moon -- are to go up for sale in London.
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19 manatees, 1 drainpipe

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:05pm
How do you get 19 manatees out of a drainpipe? CNN's Jeanne Moos says it took more than a plumber to flush this clog.
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Oscars 2015: Red carpet

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:56pm
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More than $28K raised for hero dog hurt in house fire

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:55pm
Fans of a heroic dog who fought in vain to save her owner's life in an Ohio house fire have donated more than $28,000 toward the $25,000 goal for the care of the 9-year-old boxer named Carmen.
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Cops: State Department official solicited sex from minor

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:38pm
A U.S. State Department official was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of soliciting sex from a minor, Fairfax County police said.
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Tape of beating leads to charges against Philadelphia officers

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:37pm
Police in a patrol car chase down a man on a scooter. The car stops, and two officers get out and beat the man with their fists and batons. His orbital bone fractures and he suffers lacerations on his head, yet he is the one who is charged with aggravated assault.
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Ferguson police study new weapons technology

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:34pm
The embattled police here are testing something no other department in America has tried, in an effort to prevent another potentially explosive incident in which an officer kills an unarmed civilian.
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St. Louis officer under fire for turning off dashcam video during arrest

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:34pm
A St. Louis man has filed a lawsuit alleging excessive force in a case that involves an officer turning off a dashcam that was recording the man's arrest.
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Alabama governor sorry for police incident, officer pleads not guilty

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:34pm
Alabama's governor apologized for what he called an "unfortunate use of excessive force" by a police officer against an Indian man, even as the officer in question pleaded not guilty to assault.
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Video shows cops hitting man

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:30pm
Two Florida law enforcement officers are under fire after video surfaced of a Fort Lauderdale officer slapping a man and a Broward Sheriff's Office deputy dragging a handcuffed woman down a hallway.
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For sale: Boston snow, starting at $19.99

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:21pm
The only thing crazier than a guy in snowbound Massachusetts boxing up the powdery white stuff and offering it for sale online?
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See explosion blast home to pieces

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:05pm
Fifteen people were injured, including six firefighters and seven gas company employees, during a home explosion, officials said. CNN affiliate KYW reports.
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Hear gripping testimony from Chris Kyle's widow

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:04pm
Taya Kyle describes the final day of her husband Chris Kyle's life during the trial of Eddie Ray Routh.
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Arrests made at Wesleyan after overdoses

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 12:50pm
Police have arrested four students from Wesleyan University in connection with a drug overdose over the weekend. They are to appear in court next week, Middletown, Connecticut, police said Tuesday.
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The one question the trial never answered

CNN - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 12:08pm
Even with a conviction, the "American Sniper" murder trial never answered the one question that still haunts the families of Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield.
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