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CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 18:19
April 18, 2014
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Sea lion pup found in orchard

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:28
Up a river without a paddle. That's the situation an adventurous California sea lion found himself after swimming up the San Joaquin River, ending up at Mape's Ranch in Modesto, California, about 100-mile drive from the ocean.
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Manhunt for Minnesota minister

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:21
Authorities nationwide are searching for a Minnesota minister accused of 59 felony counts of criminal sexual conduct with two young girls while they were members of his church.
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Did U.S. miss al Qaeda gathering?

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:12
A new video shows what looks like the largest and most dangerous gathering of al Qaeda in years. And the CIA and the Pentagon either didn't know about it or couldn't get a drone there in time to strike.
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Why is there a Mustang there?

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:11
How'd they get a Ford Mustang atop the Empire State Building? CNN's Jeanne Moos goes under the hood to find out.
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Portland flushes after teen pees in reservoir

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:06
The city of Portland, Oregon, has been forced to dump millions of gallons of drinking water. Why? Because someone urinated into the water reservoir.
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Far out: Distant planet may sustain life

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:47
It's like finding a needle in a universe-wide haystack. Researchers have located a planet roughly the size of Earth that could be habitable.
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Loving Chicago, despite it all

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:40
Despite its long list of wrongs, Chicago's residents say there's still a lot that's right with the city.
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Salsa legend dies in car wreck

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:26
Jose Luis "Cheo" Feliciano, a giant of salsa music and Puerto Rican legend, died in a car crash early Thursday morning in San Juan, police said. He was 78.
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Boxing keeps kids off Chicago streets

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:09
One woman is keeping Chicago's kids off the streets by teaching them boxing. Chicagoland airs Thursday nights at 10E.
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Hold still! Golfer tries dangerous shot

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:57
Golfer John Daly gave one lady the thrill of her life when he hit a golf ball off a tee placed in her mouth. Take a look.
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Woman killed after 13-minute 911 call

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:56
A woman in Colorado was killed after a 13-minute long conversation with a 911 dispatcher.
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Americans wary of futuristic tech

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:56
Americans are generally excited about the new technology they expect to see in their lifetimes. But when confronted with some advances that already appear possible -- from skies filled with drones to meat made in a lab -- they get nervous.
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Interviews for 'world's toughest job'

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:53
A video of fake job interviews has gone viral. HLN's Robin Meade and Lynn Berry take a look.
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Detroit: Motown to grow-town?

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:09
Detroit was once known as the automobile capital of the world -- a global symbol of modernity and a testament to the power of American capitalism. Can the property sector help it back on the road?
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Judge halts N.D. abortion law

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:07
A federal judge on Wednesday ruled North Dakota's abortion law, which would ban most abortions after six weeks, when a fetal heartbeat can be first detected, is unconstitutional.
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Thousands 'age out' of foster care

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:05
Rita Soronen: About 24,000 children each year turn 18 and are "aged out" of foster care; most of them put out alone into the world without a lifeline.
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'Common sense' vs. the NRA

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:04
Michael Bloomberg and Shannon Watts say almost all Americans are ready for sensible gun laws, but politicians are cowed by the NRA. Everytown for Gun Safety will challenge the gun lobby and prove the politicians wrong.
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Blast-ravaged town awaits 'a new normal'

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:02
In the year after a fertilizer explosion shook the small town of West, Texas -- killing 15 and displacing hundreds -- residents have gone to work to rebuild and rally around one another.
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SAT revamp cuts $5 words

CNN - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:00
The days of memorizing arcane, recondite vocabulary words might be ending for high school students who will take a redesigned SAT in two years.
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