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Church members arrested after teen dies from blunt force trauma

2 hours 2 min ago
Six members of the Word of Life Christian Church in New Hartford, New York, have been arrested after the 19-year-old son of two of the suspects died from blunt force trauma injuries, police announced Tuesday.

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Ex-NBA, reality star hospitalized, found unresponsive at brothel

2 hours 3 min ago
Lamar Odom, who won two NBA championships while a forward for the Los Angeles Lakers, has been hospitalized in Las Vegas, the Nye County Sheriff's Office announced.

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Milwaukee gun shop found negligent in police officers' lawsuit

2 hours 4 min ago
A Milwaukee jury awarded about $5 million in damages on Tuesday after finding a gun shop negligent for selling a pistol to a man who shot two police officers.

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Behind the scenes at the debate

3 hours 48 min ago
Last-minute preparations are underway in Las Vegas as the Democratic presidential hopefuls gear up for Tuesday's debate. This is a behind-the-scenes view of the debate from the candidates and CNN's journalists. CNN's coverage of the debate begins at 8:30 p.m. ET Tuesday.

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6 things to watch for during the CNN debate

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 16:10

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Why is Playboy giving up nudity?

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 15:16

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Rapper T.I.: Women are too emotional to be president

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 14:18
Neither Hillary Clinton nor Carly Fiorina have what it takes to be president, according to Grammy Award winning rapper T.I.

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Planned Parenthood no longer collecting reimbursement for fetal tissue

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 14:17
Planned Parenthood announced Tuesday that it would no longer accept reimbursement for fetal tissue used for research, a move the group's president hopes will extinguish the firestorm sparked by the release of edited, undercover videos this summer.

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Baltimore officer's statements in Freddie Gray case ruled admissible

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 14:15
Statements that a Baltimore police officer charged in Freddie Gray's death gave to investigators can be used in her trial, a Maryland circuit court judge ruled Tuesday at a pretrial hearing.

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Off-duty Memphis police officer killed

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 10:33
An off-duty Memphis, Tennessee, police officer was shot multiple times and killed in unknown circumstances, the city's police director said Sunday, adding details are "very, very sketchy."

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2 Kansas City firefighters die in building collapse

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 10:32
His voice breaking with grief, the Kansas City, Missouri, fire chief gave more details Tuesday morning after an apartment fire took the lives of two firefighters.

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Wildfire forces evacuations of more than 500 homes

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 10:19
A large wildfire outside Casper, Wyoming, has forced the evacuation of more than 500 homes, Bill Crapser with the Wyoming State Forestry Division said Monday.

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Randy Quaid arrested after trying to cross border from Canada

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 09:26
Five years after fleeing to Canada, actor Randy Quaid is back in the United States and in custody.

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Former KKK site to be topped by MLK Jr. tribute

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 08:57
Georgia's Stone Mountain, a site that once hosted Ku Klux Klan cross-burnings and remains a home for Confederate tributes, will soon be adding a very different symbol: a tower in honor of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

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The Gulf: Palm fronds and shifting sands

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 08:06

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See the very different debating styles of Clinton and Sanders

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 08:00
All eyes will be on Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, the two leading Democratic candidates, at Tuesday's CNN Democratic presidential debate. This will be their first meeting as opposing candidate and there are a few similarities in their styles.

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Cecil the Lion's killer won't be charged

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 07:57
Walter Palmer, the Minnesota dentist and big-game hunter who killed Cecil the Lion while on a July hunting expedition, won't face charges in the beloved big cat's death, a Zimbabwean minister said Monday.

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Psychologists who designed CIA torture program sued

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 07:57
Two psychologists who designed and helped oversee the CIA's harsh interrogation program are now facing a lawsuit filed on behalf of three former CIA prisoners who allegedly were tortured at "black site," or secret, prisons.

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Summer babies are healthier adults, study says

Tue, 10/13/2015 - 07:43
Want to have a healthier and taller baby? You may want to aim for having a child in the summer months. Sunlight may be key to this phenomenon, according to scientists in Cambridge, England, who came to this conclusion after looking at data from nearly half a million people in the United Kingdom.

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