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Giuliani stands by Obama comments

CNN - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 1:39pm
Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani said his office has received death threats since his controversial comments accusing President Barack Obama of not loving America.
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U.S. reconsidering Afghanistan troop withdrawal

CNN - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 1:38pm
President Barack Obama may change the United States' plan to withdraw virtually all its troops from Afghanistan by 2016, his new defense secretary said Saturday during a visit to the central Asian nation -- an indication that the White House is considering extending the U.S. troop presence there beyond that year.
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At least 23 dead due to weather

CNN - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 1:37pm
At least 23 people have died this week in the United States due to winter weather, CNN has confirmed.
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Man's death leads to discovery

CNN - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 1:36pm
Named the Bourbon virus after the county where the patient lived, the virus is likely spread by tick or insect bites, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says.
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'Ghost Rider' resurrected from Boneyard

CNN - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 1:25pm
For the first time, the U.S. Air Force has resurrected a B-52 bomber that had been in long-term storage at the Boneyard, the portion of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base near Tucson, Arizona, where the military sends aircraft that have been retired from the fleet.
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Severely autistic boy becomes gold medalist

CNN - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 9:26am
Rachel Miller's son John is profoundly disabled. But Jeff Hancock looked past John's disabilities and trained him to be an athlete.
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Frozen Niagara Falls draws tourists

CNN - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 9:20am
What? Not enough snow, ice and cold for you? You say you STILL need some "Frozen" references in your life?
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Racist letter on police stationery

CNN - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 7:21am
An anonymous letter bitterly insulting African-American officers was recently found in mailboxes at a Connecticut police station.
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Study: 'Army officers lie' routinely

CNN - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 7:20am
U.S. Army officers often resort to "evasion and deception," and everyone at the Pentagon knows it, according to a new study conducted by the U.S. Army War College.
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Dockworkers reach tentative deal

CNN - Sat, 02/21/2015 - 7:18am
Dockworkers at West Coast ports have reached a tentative contract agreement to end their labor dispute, a spokesman for the Pacific Maritime Association said Friday.
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The planet you've probably never heard of

CNN - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 8:56pm
Way out beyond Mars, but before you get to Jupiter, is a planet.
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Same-sex marriage in deep South

CNN - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 6:39pm
Same-sex marriage, which is legal in 37 states and Washington D.C., is creeping into the South, where opposition is its staunchest.
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Road rage suspect knew victim

CNN - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 2:45pm
Robert Meyers said his wife tried to help their young neighbor Erich Nowsch.
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Lawmaker: History class too negative

CNN - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 12:17pm
Some lawmakers in Oklahoma want to make Advanced Placement U.S. History history.
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Bobbi Kristina's breathing tube is out

CNN - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 12:13pm
Almost three weeks after she was found unresponsive in a bathtub, Bobbi Kristina Brown is still fighting for her life.
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Cold-case murder verdict sticks

CNN - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 11:46am
In upholding the conviction of Jack McCullough in the murder of Maria Ridulph, an Illinois appeals court notes the credible testimony of a woman who searched for her friend's killer in every face she saw for more than half a century.
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Cable company strikes again with name-calling

CNN - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 11:20am
Time Warner Cable has offered a year of free service to a customer after she received her bill with a vulgar word on it.
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Fireball spotted over many states

CNN - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 7:33am
A fireball lit up the night sky and was viewable by people from several states. CNN affiliate WTAE reports.
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200-year-old time capsule found

CNN - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 6:39am
Contractors in Baltimore unearthed a 200-year-old time capsule containing a newspaper from 1815 and memorabilia.
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Gay marriages halted in Texas

CNN - Thu, 02/19/2015 - 9:57pm
Sarah Goodfriend and Suzanne Bryant, together for more than 30 years, made history Thursday by participating in Texas' first same-sex marriage, despite a statewide ban.
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