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Key ISIS figure dies in U.S. raid

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 12:56
U.S. special operations forces killed a key ISIS commander during a raid in eastern Syria overnight Friday to Saturday -- securing intelligence on how the terror organization operates, communicates and earns money, U.S. government officials said.
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FBI experts to examine train's windshield

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 12:38
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Mysterious images of blue sunset on Mars

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 08:36
NASA's rover Curiosity captured incredible images of a blue sunset on Mars. CNN's Rachel Crane reports.
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Pluto's tiny moons spotted

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 08:36
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is the first-ever mission to Pluto. It's due to arrive in July.
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Photos: Amtrak derailment

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 08:32
At least 5 people were killed and 50 injured when an Amtrak train derailed in Philadelphia.
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The lasting mystery of the Tsarnaev brothers

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 08:26
The death sentence for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev may provide some kind of justice for the families of the four people that he and his older brother Tamerlan murdered, as well as the 16 victims who lost limbs in the bombings. But the decision gets us no closer to the big question: Why do this? Why set off a bomb that kills Martin Richard, an angelic 8-year-old boy? Or Lingzi Lu, 23, a graduate student in mathematics from China?
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The lasting mystery of the Tsarnaev brothers

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 08:26
The death sentence for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev may provide some kind of justice for the families of the four people that he and his older brother Tamerlan murdered, as well as the 16 victims who lost limbs in the bombings. But the decision gets us no closer to the big question: Why do this? Why set off a bomb that kills Martin Richard, an angelic 8-year-old boy? Or Lingzi Lu, 23, a graduate student in mathematics from China?
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Boston bomber's sentencing doesn't end the pain

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 08:22
They said this jury would never go for the death penalty. They said the defense attorney was unbeatable. And they were wrong. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death. But that doesn't end the suffering for the families.
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Boston bomber's sentencing doesn't end the pain

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 08:22
They said this jury would never go for the death penalty. They said the defense attorney was unbeatable. And they were wrong. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death. But that doesn't end the suffering for the families.
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Toddler dies in hot car in Florida

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 08:14
A 16-month-old girl died after her father forgot to take her to day care and left her in a vehicle in the northern Florida sun, according to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office, citing what family members told authorities.
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American Pharoah wins Preakness

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 08:13
American Pharoah stayed on course for the famed Triple Crown by winning the 140th edition of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore Saturday.
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Ladies and gentlemen of the jury, listen with your eyes

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 08:02
I'm a big fan of closing arguments. It's that time in a trial when the lawyers wax rhetorical and either rise to the occasion or stumble as they try to convince the jury to buy into their version of the case.
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Key ISIS figure killed in U.S. Delta Force raid in Syria

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 06:26
U.S. Special Operations forces killed a key ISIS commander during a daring raid in eastern Syria overnight Friday to Saturday -- securing intelligence on how the terror organization operates, communicates and earns money, U.S. government officials said.
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F.A.O. Schwarz closing flagship

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 01:59
While out late in the fall of 2011, Daniel Stuckey and his roommate saw a giant plush Pegasus doll sitting on the side of the curb, right outside the F.A.O. Schwarz toy store. It looked like it had been left out as trash.
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Aurora theater trial: Those eyes

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 01:59
James Holmes seemed jocular before his capital murder trial began, chatting with his lawyers, smiling and even laughing.
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Yellowstone bison gores girl

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 01:59
A 16-year-old Taiwanese girl has been gored by a bison while posing for a photo in Yellowstone National Park.
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8 bodies recovered from U.S. copter crash site

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 01:58
Eight bodies have now been recovered from the site where a U.S. Marine Corps helicopter crashed while on a relief mission in Nepal, the country's military said Saturday. It said the bodies are not recognizable.
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It's death for Tsarnaev

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 16:01
A federal jury sentenced him to death, the final chapter in an emotional trial.
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Son catches mom being flung out window

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 15:34
An Amtrak train passenger tells CNN's Brooke Baldwin about chaos during the train derailment in Philadelphia and how he saved his mother.
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