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U.S. ERs prepare for Ebola false alarms

CNN - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 5:53am
An ambulance ride in New York City on Friday was yet another reminder.
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Alaska family told twice their son is dead, but he's not

CNN - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 5:48am
An Alaska couple rode an emotional roller coaster earlier this week, when state and local police mistakenly tell them their son was dead.
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'SNL' veteran dies at 57

CNN - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 4:52am
Actress and comedian Jan Hooks died in New York on Thursday. Her representative, Lisa Lieberman, confirmed the death to CNN but provided no additional information.
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Child survives fall into jaguar exhibit at Arkansas Zoo

CNN - Sat, 10/11/2014 - 4:48am
A child remains in critical condition after surviving a fall into a jaguar exhibit at the Little Rock Zoo in Arkansas on Friday.
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113-year-old time capsule found in Boston

CNN - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 10:39pm
A time capsule hidden for more than a hundred years at one of Boston's most popular tourist attractions was opened on Friday in Boston.
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Ferguson's 'Weekend of Resistance' begins

CNN - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:52pm
Supporters of slain black teenager Michael Brown will begin a weekend of marches and civil disobedience on Friday in Ferguson, Missouri, where demonstrators will kick off protests by demanding the local prosecutor's resignation, organizers said.
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Part of Army base on lockdown

CNN - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:28pm
Part of Fort Carson in Colorado was put on lockdown Thursday, after "the unauthorized removal of government property," an Army infantry spokesman said.
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Jolie made 'honorary dame'

CNN - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 4:54pm
The actress is recognized for her campaign to end war-zone sexual violence.
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Was 'John Doe' on FBI's Ten Most Wanted list?

CNN - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 2:33pm
A tip from a man who watched "The Hunt with John Walsh" led the FBI to Alabama to have a John Doe exhumed Thursday in hopes it might answer the question of what happened to one of the agency's most wanted fugitives.
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Is this cat guilty of dog-bashing?

CNN - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 1:48pm
A cat explains a dog to a kitten. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a viral video hit aimed at making us howl.
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Feds: That's no dwarf, that's a criminal

CNN - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 1:40pm
He said he was little. And that turned out to be a big problem, according to prosecutors.
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Police seize suspect's cab in Hannah Graham case

CNN - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 1:38pm
Police recently seized a cab owned by Jesse Matthew, the last person seen with missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham and who also has been linked to another college student's death in 2009, a source with knowledge of the investigation told CNN.
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Space elevator with diamond cables?

CNN - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 8:44am
Want to ride an elevator into space? While the idea has been around for more than 100 years, a breakthrough in nanotechnology could mean we will be riding into space on a cable made of diamonds.
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'Big Mac Attack' drops 121 lbs

CNN - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 8:35am
Two years ago, Dino Mazzetti hit the lowest point of his life.
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The week in 31 photos

CNN - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:47am
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1,000 homes threatened by Northern California wildfire

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 10:31pm
Mandatory evacuations were in effect overnight for those in danger because of a Northern California wildfire, which has already destroyed five homes and is threatening 1,000 more, a state fire spokesman said.
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Watch Friday's show!

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 7:00pm
October 10, 2014
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Hostage's mom to ISIS: 'I am an old woman and (he) is my only child'

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 4:13pm
The mother of American hostage Abdul-Rahman Kassig has sent a tweet directed toward the leader of ISIS Abu Bakr al Baghdadi trying to find out about her son.
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6 ways Duncan's death differs from others U.S. Ebola cases

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 2:52pm
His family is devastated. The woman he planned to marry haunted by the "what ifs." And many are wondering why Thomas Eric Duncan died when several other Ebola patients treated in the United States survived.
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Boy's casket exhumed, but he's not in it

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 1:05pm
For 90 years, Thomas Curry was thought to be buried in a Philadelphia cemetery. This week, researchers investigating a boys school with a brutal legacy exhumed his casket to find it filled with wooden planks.
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