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Orlando Bloom: Ebola still a real threat

CNN - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 07:34
I recently traveled with UNICEF to Liberia. It is a beautiful country, with sandy beaches, lush tropical vegetation and most importantly, friendly and resilient people.
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Opinon: Beating Ebola? It's a matter of trust

CNN - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 07:34
Strange deaths in a community from a disease that people had never heard of; this is immediately followed by a period of uncertainty and anxiety; and then a myriad of strange health workers appear, driving around in white jeeps with long antennas. They wear half jackets and brown boots and nervously wash their hands with incessant routine.
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Black parole officers sue white police officers

CNN - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 07:18
The dashcam video shows a police officer driving his vehicle in the wrong lane, then swerving sharply before stopping in the middle of the road.
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Amtrak trains roar into town

CNN - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 07:03
The romance of a train trip cannot be denied.
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Cleveland Cavs apologize for 'Dirty Dancing' video

CNN - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 07:03
The Cleveland Cavaliers easily won their playoff game Wednesday night, but they likely didn't gain any new fans after showing an insensitive video that many think mocks domestic violence.
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Teacher accused of burning 'I (heart) Mom' onto students' arms

CNN - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 07:03
An Oregon science teacher burned students' arms with a Tesla coil after students volunteered for the experiment, police said.
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Tom Brady's agent blasts Deflategate report

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 19:55
Flawed. Biased. Terribly disappointing.
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Will Pentagon kill off the A-10?

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 14:22
It's old. It's slow. It's ugly. And it may be irreplaceable. But the A-10 could be out of time. FULL STORY
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Women accused of ISIS-inspired bomb plot plead not guilty

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 14:22
Two New York women accused of planning to build an explosive device for ISIS-inspired attacks in the United States pleaded not Thursday to conspiracy and terror-related charges.
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Collection of Americans' phone data ruled illegal

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 14:13
The scope of the program leaked by Edward Snowden is staggering, a judge wrote. FULL STORY
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TSA to return $100,000 watch lost at airport

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 14:08
This watch was no ordinary Timex.
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Ex-Gitmo detainee who killed U.S. soldier gets bail

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 14:07
Former Guantanamo detainee Omar Khadr who's serving a prison sentence in Canada for murdering an American soldier won a court ruling that will release him on bail while he appeals his conviction, the Alberta Court of Appeal said Thursday.
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Meet the doctor who treats America's homeless

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 14:04
Dr. Jim Withers has created a global "street medicine" movement to bring medical care to the homeless.
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Somehow, cop won gunfight

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 12:43
A Garland, Texas, traffic officer -- working off-duty on security -- uses a .45 caliber Glock pistol to shoot dead 2 gunmen wearing body armor and firing assault rifles.
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College RB punched out same-sex couple

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 12:43
Marshall University running back Steward Butler rushed for 765 yards on 87 carries with eight touchdowns his sophomore season. His 8.8 yards-per-carry average ranked third nationally.
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Pentagon credit cards used for gambling, adult services

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 11:53
Some Pentagon employees, apparently attempting to hide spending on gambling and adult services, used their government-issued credit cards for the salacious expenses, according to a Department of Defense official.
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American Airlines to launch Dreamliner service

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 11:12
American Airlines will launch its 787 Dreamliner service Thursday, despite a recent Federal Aviation Administration order related to its power supply, a company official said.
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Ex-girlfriend sues Mayweather

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 09:28
The mother of three of Floyd Mayweather's children filed a defamation lawsuit Tuesday against the boxing great, claiming he lied in a recent interview about her being on drugs the morning of a 2010 domestic violence incident.
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Dahmer's killer explains why he did it

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 09:03
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ISIS jihadi linked to Garland attack has hacker history

CNN - Thu, 05/07/2015 - 08:38
Before becoming a law enforcement focus in the attack on a Garland, Texas, cartoon contest, Junaid Hussain went by the cyber pseudonym, "TriCk."
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