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Hope Solo suspended

CNN - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 8:15am
Hope Solo, the soccer star who makes headlines whether she's winning Olympic gold or having domestic violence accusations dropped against her, did it again Wednesday when she was suspended from the U.S. Women's National Team for 30 days.
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42 measles cases linked to Disneyland

CNN - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 8:10am
Happiness isn't the only contagious thing at Disneyland in California.
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Typo sells for nearly $10,000

CNN - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 8:08am
A Florida sheriff's office has turned a $500 mistake into a $9,650 windfall for charity.
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Netanyahu coming to Congress

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:24pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has accepted House Speaker John Boehner's invitation to address a joint session of Congress on Feb. 11, a congressional source tells CNN.
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Toddler mauled by family dogs

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:24pm
An 18-month-old child was attacked and killed by two family dogs in central Florida.
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Boy, 5, shoots, kills baby

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:24pm
The mother called 911 to say her 5-year-old boy shot his baby brother with a paintball gun.
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What wasn't in State of the Union?

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:23pm
President Barack Obama used Tuesday night's State of the Union address to demand action on progressive priorities — but his silence on a number of key issues spoke just as loudly as his words.
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Ex-prosecutor: 'No good reason for Guantanamo'

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:19pm
CNN's Hala Gorani speaks to former Guantanamo Bay prosecutor Colonel Morris Davis about efforts to shut down the detention camp.
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Dempsey: Gitmo a 'psychological scar'

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:19pm
Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey says the Guantanamo Bay prison should be closed, but dozens of the prisoners now being held there would still need to be detained somewhere.
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5 Yemeni Gitmo detainees transferred; 122 remain

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:19pm
Five Guantanamo Bay detainees have been transferred, the Department of Defense announced in a press release Wednesday.
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Ex-WWE wrestlers sue

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:51pm
Two former World Wrestling Entertainment wrestlers are suing the WWE, alleging their old employer ignored or downplayed signs of brain damage and other injuries while it raked in millions.
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5 things to know for the Super Bowl

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:45pm
Whether you're a hardcore NFL fan or just a wannabe watching the game for the halftime show and commercials, here are 5 things you need to know for the Super Bowl.
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Opinion: Obama goes on offense

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:44pm
10 commentators weigh in on a State of the Union speech that laid out an ambitious agenda aimed at the middle class.
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Doctor shot at hospital dies

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:13am
A doctor is in "life-threatening condition" after being shot at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.
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Mental wellness warriors fight to defy stigma

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 10:49am
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85-year-old farms for the hungry

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 10:47am
This retired businessman didn't start a farm for himself, but for charity. Last year, he donated 65,000 pounds of food.
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The thorny business of sea urchins

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:56am
Joe Leask spends most of his workday much like he starts it: swallowed in darkness. First by the morning, and later by the sea.
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Talking about the poor is hip

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:15am
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Fake baby steals the scene in 'American Sniper'

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:07am
Can you spot the fake baby? Jeanne Moos takes aim at "American Sniper" for using a doll rather than a real baby.
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Paddleboarder's close encounter with killer whales

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 8:54am
A man on a paddleboard in Laguna Beach, California, gets up close to a group of orcas and captures his experience on video.
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