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SeaWorld can expand tank, with limits on whale breeding

CNN - 1 hour 17 min ago
The California Coastal Commission unanimously approved SeaWorld's $100 million plan to double the size of its killer whale habitat, despite the pleas of animal activists to release the behemoths into the ocean.

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Indiana ATO frat shut down after sexually explicit video surfaces

CNN - 1 hour 33 min ago
The charter of an Indiana University fraternity has been revoked after a video surfaced allegedly showing members cheering on a brother involved in a sexually explicit act with a woman.

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Kevin McCarthy drops out of House speaker race

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 17:21

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Make gun owners get mandatory insurance

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 14:00

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FBI digs up $600,000 in backyard of driver convicted in armored-truck heist

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 13:56
Cesar Yanez was convicted this summer of an armored-truck heist where he and his accomplices made off with a cool million.

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Chef Paul Prudhomme dies

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 13:42
Louisiana Chef Paul Prudhomme, credited with helping popularize Cajun and Creole cuisine, died Thursday, according to K-Paul's, the New Orleans restaurant he owned.

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Mysterious hissing leads to missing cobra

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 12:00
The Great Florida Snake Scare of 2015 is over.

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Flint returning to Detroit water amid lead concerns

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 10:26
The Michigan city of Flint will return to Detroit's water system because of concerns over water quality -- including lead exposure -- after the city made a switch last year, Flint's mayor said Thursday.

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How asteroids can help us reach Mars

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 10:26

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Driven to death by phone scammers

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 10:22
The phone calls wouldn't stop.

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Another death related to cucumber salmonella outbreak

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 10:17
Another person has died after eating cucumbers linked to a multi-state Salmonella Poona outbreak, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

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Carson recounts time he was held-up at gun point

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 08:48
GOP presidential candidate Ben Carson recounted Wednesday a story about being held at gunpoint, amid backlash over comments he made about the Oregon community college shooting in which he suggested victims of the shooting could have done more to fight back.

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Janet Jackson, N.W.A., Los Lobos among Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 08:47
This year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees include some familiar faces and one star who has just returned to the scene.

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'Old Yeller' actor dies

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 08:35
Actor Kevin Corcoran, who helped move audiences to tears as a child star in "Old Yeller," died at age 66.

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Thousands of Apollo photos released

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 07:54

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Choose CNN's Hero of the Year

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 07:42

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More about this year's Top Ten

CNN - Thu, 10/08/2015 - 07:40
CNN's Anderson Cooper introduces the Top 10 CNN Heroes of 2015. Cast your vote for Hero of the Year at

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