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U.S. pulls top Navy officer at Gitmo

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 08:11
The commanding officer of the U.S. Naval Station in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, has been relieved of duty "due to loss of confidence" in his "ability to command," the Navy says.
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Inmate's book exposes horrors

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 08:11
In Guantánamo Diary, current detainee Mohamedou Slahi paints a horrifying picture of life at the hands of interrogators in the notorious U.S. military prison in Cuba.
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'Deflategate' scores big laughs

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 08:11
Jabs and jokes about "Deflate-Gate" blow up. CNN's Jeanne Moos has the best of them.
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Berman: I'm a Patriots fan

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 08:11
Shame on me.
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A terrorist or 'just a teen'?

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 08:08
The Colorado resident who pleaded guilty to wanting to join ISIS jihad has changed her Muslim name and prepared a new hairstyle for her sentencing Friday.
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Rapper Tiny Doo faces prison over lyrics

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 07:44
Song lyrics that glorify violence are hardly uncommon. But a prosecutor in California says one rapper's violent lyrics go beyond creative license to conspiracy.
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Stats spur rivalry between Chicago and Atlanta airports

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 07:43
Look out. The bragging war between two of the world's busiest airports just got more intense.
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Capturing Hollywood dreams

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 07:42
Award-winning photographer Phil Stern captured everything from the battlefield to Hollywood Boulevard.
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Shadow photos of dogs reveal their 'primal nature'

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 07:41
Photographers often go to bizarre lengths to earn the confidence of their subjects.
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U.S. military's fighter fleet

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 07:41
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Making peace with a monster

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 07:22
Brent Doonan saw the bright muzzle flash of the Colt .45-caliber revolver and crashed facedown to the floor. He watched as his blood spread in a widening pool on his office carpet.
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2 bodies found in mansion fire

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 07:19
Two more bodies were retrieved Thursday from the ruins of a burned Maryland mansion, where six people are thought to have died. Relatives of the family released the names of the four youngest victims, authorities said.
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Is proton therapy the 'magic bullet' for cancer?

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 05:32
Even after decades of battling one of the world's biggest killers, the treatment of cancer is still an inexact science.
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Massive fire displaces 400

CNN - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 20:42
A massive fire at a New Jersey mid-rise consumed 175 apartments and displaced up to 400 residents. Fortunately, no one was injured.
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The lesson from Disneyland measles outbreak

CNN - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 17:56
For many kids, a trip to Disneyland is a dream come true. But for some of those kids and their families who visited "the happiest place on Earth" a few weeks ago, that dream has become a nightmare. In the past month, 36 people have come down with measles traced to an exposure at the theme park, including five employees of Disneyland.
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How a Mexican snack became an American staple

CNN - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 14:23
As a non-sports aficionado, my attraction to game day festivities has been solely food focused. So naturally, I noticed how potato chips have taken less and less space on the snack table to make room for tortilla chips and guacamole.
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3 options left for Michael Brown's family

CNN - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 13:54
After a grand jury decided in November not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, many shifted their attention to a federal investigation into the killing.
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U.S. naval ship runs aground

CNN - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 13:38
An American naval cargo ship has run aground off the Japanese coast, east of Okinawa, and efforts are underway to refloat it, the U.S. Navy said Thursday.
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Video shows man shot by police

CNN - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 13:38
A little more than a minute.
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Newtown: Raze Adam Lanza's home

CNN - Thu, 01/22/2015 - 13:33
Newtown, Connecticut, council members voted unanimously Wednesday to tear down the home of Adam Lanza, the site where he killed his mother before massacring 26 others at a nearby elementary school in 2012, according to First Selectman Patricia Llodra.
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