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Ebola nurse: Why did they kill my dog?

CNN World - 2 hours 59 min ago
It's a long road to recovery for Spanish nurse's assistant Teresa Romero Ramos.
Categories: International News

Avon fined for bribing Chinese officials with Gucci bags

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 11:57pm
Beauty goods company Avon has been fined $135 million by the SEC for bribing Chinese officials with luxury goods -- everything from Gucci bags to Tiffany pens.

Russia crisis hurts these brands the most

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 10:14pm
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Uber agrees to temporarily suspend service in Portland

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 7:13pm
Uber is standing down for the next three months in Portland, just one of the cities where it has run into trouble.

Watch Friday's show!

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 7:00pm
December 19, 2014
Categories: National News

MSU Posts Second-Highest Cumulative GPA Ever

Bulldog Beat - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 6:19pm
STARKVILLE, Miss. – It was a banner fall semester in the classroom for Mississippi State student-athletes as they combined to record a 3.02 cumulative grade-point average, representing the second-highest mark ever, the MSU Athletic Department announced Thursday.

Ralph Lauren chastised for Native American ads

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 5:48pm
Ralph Lauren's 2014 holiday ad campaign for its RRL line is being raked over the coals on social media for its "assimilation aesthetic," featuring what appear to be antique photos of stoic Native Americans dressed in Western attire.
Categories: National News

Dow jumps 421 points. Best day since 2011

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 5:35pm
Scrooge has left the building. Heck, he's not even on the same planet anymore.

'The Big Lebowski': Now preserved for all time

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 5:23pm
"The Big Lebowski," "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and "Saving Private Ryan" have long been national treasures, but the Library of Congress just made it official.
Categories: National News

Froot Loops as landscapes

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 4:31pm
Categories: National News

A different kind of hat trick

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 4:26pm
A baseball hat Babe Ruth wore during his 1934 tour of Japan just sold for $303,277 on the site Grey Flannel Auctions.
Categories: National News

Boston bomb suspect Tsarnaev gets words of encouragement

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 4:05pm
Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev told a judge Thursday he was satisfied with his defense lawyers at what is expected to be the final public hearing before his death penalty trial begins on January 5.
Categories: National News

#SaveBela campaign may spare dog's life

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 3:59pm
Connie Lay made an unusual request in her will before she died last month in Aurora, Indiana: She asked that her German shepherd, Bela, be euthanized and buried with her.
Categories: National News

Top 1%: What they made, what they paid

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 3:57pm
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No 'Interview,' and no 'Team America'

CNN Entertainment - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 3:51pm
After Sony decided to cancel the release of its comedy "The Interview," one Texas theater plans to screen "Team America: World Police."
Categories: Entertainment News

Lavendera: My Cuban roots. It's complicated

CNN - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 3:41pm
In June of 1960, my father was a 14-year-old Cuban boy with a round-trip airline ticket from Havana to Madrid, Spain. He spent the summer with family in Spain while Cuba fell deeper and deeper into Fidel Castro's revolution. He didn't realize the extent to which his life back home was quickly crumbling and that the winds of revolution were about to change his life forever.
Categories: National News

Texas is in danger of a recession

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 3:38pm
Turmoil in the oil market could knock Texas into a recession.

Elizabeth Warren allies march outside Citi: 'Break big banks'

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 3:37pm
A group of protesters gathered outside Citi's headquarters in New York chanting "break big banks."

YouTube CEO: Paid maternity leave is good for business

Business News - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 3:32pm
Paid maternity leave is good for moms, it's good for families, and it's good for business.

'Serial' podcast: By the numbers

CNN Entertainment - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 3:29pm
The podcast "Serial" is wrapping up its first season on Thursday as a bona fide success.
Categories: Entertainment News
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