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What Obama can do on Ebola

CNN - 55 min 6 sec ago
President Obama will convene an Africa summit Monday at the White House, and Laurie Garrett asks why the largest Ebola epidemic ever recorded is not on the agenda.
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Stephen Smith entitled to opinion

CNN - 56 min 5 sec ago
Marc Randazza says the ESPN commentator fell victim to the "politically correct" police for even suggesting a thought that broke from the accepted narrative on the Ray Rice incident
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See what treasure hunters found in ocean

CNN - 1 hour 1 min ago
A family of treasure hunters found a mystery artifact on the ocean floor in Florida. The gold piece is worth thousands.
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Cancer victim inspires after death

CNN - 1 hour 2 min ago
It was about eight months into her fight with heart cancer that 24-year-old Maire Kent knew she was going to die. The plan she made for her ashes inspired strangers and a filmmaker.
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American: I lived in West Bank

CNN - 1 hour 20 min ago
I am an American, and I love my country, but I also love my heritage. Palestinian-American Naim Naif spent a few years in the West Bank, where 70% of his family lives. His wish? For people to ignore politics and think about the people.
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Ebola patients coming to U.S. sparks fear

CNN - 1 hour 51 min ago
The news that two Ebola patients are being brought to America has created waves of concern ranging from mere worry to Hollywood "Outbreak" scenarios to conspiracy theories.
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Sudanese Christian woman who faced death penalty arrives in U.S.

CNN - 2 hours 15 min ago
A Sudanese Christian woman once sentenced to death in her native country because of her faith arrived in her new home, the United States, on Thursday.
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The week in 33 photos

CNN - 2 hours 46 min ago
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Tropical Storm Bertha forms in the Atlantic

CNN - 4 hours 20 min ago
Tropical Storm Bertha formed in the Atlantic late Thursday, according to the National Hurricane Center.
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FAA restricts flights over Iraq as conflict with ISIS rages

CNN - 4 hours 43 min ago
The Federal Aviation Administration has restricted all planes traveling over Iraq from flying at or below 30,000 feet, a threshold similar to the altitude of a Malaysian airliner that was downed over Ukraine.
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2 Ebola-infected Americans evacuated to U.S.

CNN - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 19:18
A U.S.-contracted medical charter flight left Cartersville, Georgia, Thursday to evacuate two American charity workers in Liberia infected with Ebola hemorrhagic fever, a source told CNN.
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Don't call it 'student' debt

CNN - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 18:48
Van Jones says "student debt" should be called "education debt" because entire families are paying the cost of a broken system.
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Indiana teen pilot, dad raise $1 million for charity despite deadly crash

CNN - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 18:38
A California entrepreneur is helping salvage the dream of a father and son from Indiana who died trying to pilot a plane around the world in a record-breaking quest for charity.
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Mom arrested after letting son walk to park alone

CNN - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 16:23
After letting her 7-year-old son walk from their home to a park to play, a Florida mother faces up to five years in jail for child neglect.
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Rice: 'Actions were inexcusable'

CNN - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 14:53
Ray Rice, the Baltimore Ravens running back suspended by the NFL for two games after video showed him dragging his then-fiancée (now his wife) from an elevator, told reporters on Thursday his actions were "inexcusable."
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Who's the boss? McDonald's is

CNN - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 14:29
Christine Owens and Catherine Ruckelshaus say the Labor Relations Board's directive on McDonald's could shake up the fast-food industry's treatment of workers.
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Leave kids alone, go to jail?

CNN - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 13:45
Mark O'Mara says too often parents leave kids unattended -- sometimes out of economic necessity -- and end up arrested. In the past, neighbors would have helped, not called police
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All-American suicide bomber

CNN - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 12:48
The story of a former high school football player from Vero Beach, Florida, highlights the risk of Syria's war recruiting jihadists from the West, writes Peter Bergen
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For man who killed 4 at Chuck E. Cheese, election is life or death

CNN - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 12:42
A convicted quadruple murderer's execution is on hold. But a new governor could push it forward if elected this November. Critics call it "mob justice."
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Mom's mission: Stop hot car deaths

CNN - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 12:41
Lindsey Rogers-Seitz's son died in July 2014 after being left in a hot car by his father. Rogers-Seitz hopes mandatory technology in cars and car seats will stop child death from heatstroke in cars.
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