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Congressman frightens elementary school kids with talk of suicide bombers

CNN - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 12:49
It started out as a visit from the local congressman to talk to elementary school kids about how a bill becomes a law, but after the conversation turned to school-age suicide bombers, Arizona Rep. Matt Salmon had to explain himself to upset parents.









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ACLU wants Kentucky clerk in contempt of court over denying gay marriage licenses

CNN - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 12:37
The ACLU of Kentucky filed a motion in federal court Tuesday asking a judge to hold county clerk Kim Davis in contempt of court for failing to comply with the Supreme Court and issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.









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Obama condemns climate change deniers

CNN - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 12:37
Seeking to lend urgency to his climate agenda, President Barack Obama warned Monday that even ramped-up efforts to curb emissions were being outpaced by the effects of a warming planet.









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Cops at wrong house shoot owner

CNN - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 07:57










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Suspect in deputy's killing found mentally incompetent in 2012, prosecutor says

CNN - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 07:32
The suspect in the slaying of Texas deputy Darren Goforth was found mentally incompetent in 2012 to stand trial on a felony assault charge, a prosecutor said Monday.









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What a shot! 37 amazing sports photos

CNN - Tue, 09/01/2015 - 05:34










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Kanye West declares 2020 presidential bid

CNN - Mon, 08/31/2015 - 19:25
Forget 2016. Kanye West says he's planning to run for president in 2020.









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Brain-eating amoeba kills teen

CNN - Mon, 08/31/2015 - 17:13
The fatal brain-eating amoeba has struck once again, this time claiming the life of a 14-year-old star athlete.









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Parker's parents on gun-control: 'We cannot be intimidated'

CNN - Mon, 08/31/2015 - 13:45
It's been less than a week since murder set their lives onto a new course, into roles they never wanted to take on and into a battle they never planned to fight.









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Selling Atlanta's children: What has and hasn't changed

CNN - Mon, 08/31/2015 - 13:31
The image sticks in my mind: A female defendant is escorted into the courtroom with shackles around her ankles, making it difficult to walk. Dressed in a jail-issued jumpsuit and flip-flops, she takes a seat at the appointed table up front, until the judge is gaveled in and we all rise.









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Ways to help sex trafficking victims in the U.S.

CNN - Mon, 08/31/2015 - 13:30
In the new CNN documentary "Children for Sale: The Fight to End Human Trafficking," actress Jada Pinkett Smith worked closely with CNN producers to shed light on the growing epidemic of human trafficking in the United States -- in particular, Atlanta.









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7 ways to spot that someone is being trafficked

CNN - Mon, 08/31/2015 - 13:30
It's vacation season for much of the world, with travelers flocking to airports to jet off for some hard-earned R&R.









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Can 'Big Data' stamp out human trafficking?

CNN - Mon, 08/31/2015 - 13:30
Behind a locked door in a secret location in Washington D.C., workers are patrolling one of the front lines in the war against human trafficking.









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Model way to fight slavery

CNN - Mon, 08/31/2015 - 13:29










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U.S. Navy sub breaks Arctic ice

CNN - Mon, 08/31/2015 - 13:26










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Obama going on Bear Grylls show

CNN - Mon, 08/31/2015 - 13:25
While on his three-day trip to Alaska -- aimed at promoting climate change action -- President Barack Obama will tape an episode of "Running Wild with Bear Grylls," NBC and the White House announced Monday.









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