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#D'oh! NYPD Twitter campaign backfires

CNN - 51 min 18 sec ago
Twitter users swiftly hijacked a social media push by the New York Police Department, posting photographs they said showed police brutality or misconduct.
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How to hide in a wheel well

CNN - 52 min 40 sec ago
CNN's Gary Tuchman shows how the 15-year-old stowaway could have hid in the wheel well of an airplane.
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Landslide victims won't be forgotten, Obama says

CNN - 1 hour 1 min ago
President Barack Obama will visit Washington state Tuesday to mark the grim one-month anniversary since a devastating mudslide left behind a graveyard of debris.
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Stowaway wanted to see mom in Somalia

CNN - 1 hour 5 min ago
The teen stowaway who survived a five-hour flight hidden in the plane's wheel well is recovering in a Hawaii hospital, a state health official said.
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Philly drug suspects: From prep schools to perp walks

CNN - 1 hour 5 min ago
Authorities announced Tuesday that they were able to foil an ambitious an effort to "take over" the drug trade at colleges and elite high schools near Philadelphia.
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Why this ballpark lasted a century

CNN - 1 hour 27 min ago
Living around Wrigley Field has always felt magical to diehard Chicago Cubs fan Deb Gordils, who was born and raised in Wrigleyville, just blocks away from the famed ballpark.
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New celeb sex tape burning up internet

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 21:29
Mimi Faust and boyfriend Nikko Smith from VH1's "Love & Hip Hop" say their private sex tape leaked to the public.
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Feds: Art buyers burned by fakes

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 18:32
Spanish art dealer Jose Carlos Bergantiños Diaz helped persuade wealthy buyers to shell out millions of dollars for works he claimed famous masters of modern art had painted.
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Watch Wednesday's show!

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 18:15
April 23, 2014
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Jet stowaway waited at airport for hours

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 15:42
A teen who authorities believe survived a flight from California to Hawaii by hitching a ride in the plane's wheel well was on airport grounds more than six hours before the aircraft took off, a federal official familiar with the incident said Tuesday.
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Huge iceberg splits off Antarctica

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 15:13
A massive iceberg with an area almost twice the size of Atlanta is moving into the ocean off Antarctica and could threaten shipping during the Antarctic winter, scientists say.
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Meb Keflezighi is American; so am I

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 15:07
When some questioned if Boston Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi's "American" identity, it reminded writer Haimy Assefa of her journey as an Ethiopian-American who became 'black' in America.
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Texas blast 'should never have occurred'

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 12:01
The U.S. Chemical Safety Board blames a fertilizer company and regulators for the 2013 explosion that killed 15 people and ravaged a small Texas town.
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AT&T eyes high-speed Internet in 100 cities

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:52
AT&T has announced a plan that could see high-speed fiber Internet networks rolled out in as many as 100 cities in 21 metro regions throughout the United States.
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Jet stowaway raises security questions

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:47
If a teen carrying nothing but a comb can do it, who else could breach airport security and hop on board the bottom of a plane?
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Denver's first legal 420 weekend

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:23
Coming to the Mile High City this weekend was the perfect 65th birthday present for Karen Stevenson. She and her husband drove out of the Bible Belt to experience, for the first time, what it's like to buy and smoke weed legally.
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Bad day? Come here to smash stuff

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:19
Take out your frustrations on office equipment, furniture, or whatever you can find at "Das Breakroom." KBOI reports.
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Discovery pulls plug on Everest jump show

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 10:11
Discovery Channel has canceled its planned live coverage of the May 11 jump off Mount Everest by a California daredevil in his wingsuit, the U.S. cable network announced.
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For Earth Day, hold the meat

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 09:32
Is it possible to eat meat in modern-day America, consider yourself an environmentalist and sleep soundly without being a hypocrite?
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Marshal kills defendant who rushed witness

CNN - Tue, 04/22/2014 - 09:07
A U.S. marshal fatally shot a defendant in a Utah federal courtroom Monday morning after he rushed at a witness as his trial began, officials said.
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