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15 funniest travel books

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 06:57
Because a sense of humor is essential when facing the mysteries and miseries of a foreign culture.
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What 'perfect' wine tastes like

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 06:29
Most people don't taste one "perfect" wine their whole lives; now you can taste 10 in one four-day tour.
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Widower's stolen photos of wife returned

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 06:25
When Dave Lacey's house was broken into, he lost something no amount of money could replace: a camera with the last pictures of his beloved late wife.
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Cops: Barista's sex shows made millions

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 05:47
Police say a woman ran a prostitution ring out of several drive-thru coffee shops. CNN affiliate KIRO reports.
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'Pants' challenge sparks fiery debate

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 05:27
Fireworks ensued when guests tackled the issue of saggy pants and racial profiling.
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Fair employees caught doing THIS

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 05:25
KARE's A.J. Lagoe found some employees typing and texting while working at the Minnesota State Fair.
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KKK steps up its recruiting efforts

CNN - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 12:10
Recruiting fliers are being left at homes in cities across the country, possibly in an attempt to seize on issues of race and immigration that have become prevalent recently.
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Girl, 9, dies in beach sand collapse

CNN - Sun, 08/31/2014 - 02:56
A 9-year-old died at an Oregon beach when a hole she was digging in the sand caved in and buried her, authorities said.
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Corvette museum will fill sinkhole after all, restore some cars

CNN - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 15:41
The virtual cathedral for one of America's most revered cars will reluctantly fill a monster sinkhole that brought it both pain and gain.
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Should military lift transgender ban?

CNN - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 11:28
Retired Maj. Gen, Gale Pollock discusses the issue of allowing transgender people to serve in the U.S. military.
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Federal judge strikes down key part of Texas abortion law

CNN - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 07:25
A federal judge ruled Friday it is unconstitutional to close a number of abortion clinics in the state of Texas, effectively throwing out a key component of an anti-abortion state law that has been considered one of the most restrictive in the country.
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31 can't-miss American beaches

CNN - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 07:17
The crash of the waves on the shore, the sand beneath your toes and even the smell of suntan lotion are still calling.
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Kerry: ISIS is a 'cancer'

CNN - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 04:43
ISIS is a cancer that must be stamped out, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry wrote Saturday in an opinion piece for The New York Times.
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Lawsuit slams Ferguson police

CNN - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 18:19
In a $40 million federal lawsuit, five people arrested recently in Ferguson, Missouri, accuse police of using "wanton and excessive force" and treating U.S. citizens "as if they were war combatants."
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Obama on ISIS: 'We don't have a strategy'

CNN - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 18:00
It's too soon to say what steps the United States will take against ISIS in Syria, President Obama said. "I don't want to put the cart before the horse," he said.
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Meet the guardian of the galaxy

CNN - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 14:28
When a disaster of a mega-proportion hits a city - from a terror attack to a hurricane - there are procedures in place to deal with the aftermath. Suggest that the source of a serious humanitarian crisis could lie in outer space, however, and many will assume you are talking science fiction.
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Airport shuttle bus crashes injuring more than a dozen people

CNN - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 13:52
A shuttle bus crashed Friday morning at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, injuring 15 people, police said, and temporarily snarling vehicle traffic at one of the world's busiest centers for air travel.
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Your brain on heroin

CNN - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 13:51
Sanjay Gupta explains what happens to your brain on opiates, the key ingredient in heroin and other powerful narcotics.
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Ft. Hood shooter wants to be ISIS citizen

CNN - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 13:34
The Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people at Fort Hood has written a letter to the leader of ISIS, asking to become a citizen of the Islamic State's caliphate, his attorney said Thursday.
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Pilot identified in Virginia fighter jet crash

CNN - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 12:46
The body of a Massachusetts Air National Guard pilot with "numerous deployments to the Middle East" has been identified after his F-15C fighter jet crashed Wednesday in Virginia, an Air National Guard official said Friday.
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