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Hundreds snowbound on highway

3 hours 6 min ago
Florida resident Sue Ellen Kilgallon knew the storm was coming and tried to get out of northern Kentucky. Instead, she got stuck in the snow on Interstate 65 for more than 14 hours.
Categories: National News

Timeline of the bombings, manhunt and aftermath

3 hours 7 min ago
Two bombs struck near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013, killing three people and injuring more than 250 others. A fourth person, an MIT police officer, was killed three days later during the manhunt for the bombing suspects.
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'Everybody was screaming for help'

3 hours 8 min ago
She knew something awful had happened. It was smoky and all she could hear were muffled screams. Her foot was turned sideways and her legs wouldn't work right. And her good friend, Krystle Campbell, was just lying there on the ground.
Categories: National News

Plane skids off runway at LaGuardia

3 hours 15 min ago
An Delta flight skidded off a runway late Thursday morning at New York's LaGuardia airport.
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Elephants in Ringling Bros. circus

3 hours 22 min ago
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Police officer killed in 'ambush'

3 hours 28 min ago
A suburban Atlanta police officer is dead after an apparent ambush while his colleague's life was spared by his radio.
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Ala. Supreme Court: No same-sex marriage licenses

3 hours 29 min ago
The Alabama Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered probate judges in the state to stop issuing licenses for same-sex marriages.
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Opinion: Bridge deserves a better name

3 hours 34 min ago
There were three Selma to Montgomery marches in March 1965, and Rosa Parks had missed the first one. Parks, whose act of civil disobedience sparked the Montgomery bus boycott in 1955, moved to Detroit two years later for safety reasons. Death threats, in Alabama, were too much for her to endure.
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'Unparalleled': Photos of the civil rights movement

3 hours 34 min ago
Selma, it seems, is everywhere.
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'That blow smashed his skull'

3 hours 34 min ago
C.T. Vivian, Joanne Bland and Clark Olsen recount their experiences during the Civil Rights Movement in Selma, Alabama. Read more at CNN.com/selma.
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'Seinfeld' actor dies

5 hours 25 min ago
Daniel von Bargen, the talented character actor perhaps best known for playing George Costanza's imbecilic boss Mr. Kruger during the last season of "Seinfeld," has died. He was 64.
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Most shocking parts of the Ferguson report

6 hours 35 min ago
Ferguson Mayor James Knowles said the city "must do better" to address racism after a stunning Department of Justice report revealed a range of abuses committed against African American residents by the city's police force.
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Who will be held accountable for the injustice in Ferguson?

6 hours 48 min ago
A new Justice Department report on Ferguson's police and courts could not be more clear: Change is needed.
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Food mashups: From turducken to Cronut

6 hours 54 min ago
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Dog shot, tied to rail tracks

6 hours 54 min ago
Cabela's not a cat, but the young pit bull mix apparently had a few lives to spare.
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American ambassador attacked

6 hours 55 min ago
A man opposed to the joint South Korea-U.S. military drills attacked the American ambassador in Seoul, slashing his face and arms as he was about to give a speech Thursday morning.
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Fugitive nabbed after taunting on Facebook

6 hours 56 min ago
A suspect from Ohio learned a valuable lesson this week: Don't taunt authorities on social media, especially when you're a wanted man.
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Capitol grounds sledding ban upheld

6 hours 56 min ago
The Capitol Police killed the hopes and dreams of thousands of D.C.-area children (and at least a few dozen Hill staffers) Wednesday night when it reaffirmed a city ban on sledding on the Capitol grounds.
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There are many Fergusons

7 hours 15 min ago
The report is daunting, and tears apart the Ferguson Police Department's systemic discrimination against blacks.
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