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'Star Trek' actress dies

50 min 20 sec ago
Grace Lee Whitney, who played Yeoman Janice Rand in the original "Star Trek" series and a handful of movies based on the series, died Friday at her home in Coarsegold, California. She was 85.
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Bergen: Cartoon shooting in U.S. was inevitable

52 min 39 sec ago
It was only a matter of time before this would happen in the United States.
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Ben Carson announces for 2016

1 hour 15 min ago
Ben Carson wants to convince voters that a doctor is best positioned to fix what's ailing America.
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Texas shooting: Who is Pamela Geller?

2 hours 6 min ago
When two men opened fire outside a contest for Prophet Mohammed cartoons in a Dallas suburb Sunday night, Pamela Geller was the first to call it an attack on free speech.
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American Pharoah wins the Kentucky Derby

2 hours 15 min ago
Favorite American Pharoah, ridden by Victor Espinoza, won the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby on Saturday at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.
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'Lord of the Flies' takes over streets

2 hours 58 min ago
CNN's John Blake walked his old Baltimore neighborhood and found the one thing missing that explains almost everything.
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Iconic America: How to get that shot

3 hours 3 min ago
A photo pro explains how to capture some of America's most famous landmarks while dealing the summer travel crowds.
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Gunmen killed at Mohammed cartoon event

3 hours 8 min ago
Two gunmen are killed and a security guard injured in a shooting at a Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest in Texas, officials say. Right-wing Dutch politician Geert Wilders was keynote speaker at the event.
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Why Islam forbids images of Mohammed

3 hours 8 min ago
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What is the American Freedom Defense Initiative?

3 hours 8 min ago
Its name paints an image of a group dedicated to protecting American ideals. But critics call it the opposite -- an intolerant hate group opposed to freedom of religion.
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45 years ago today: The killings at Kent State

3 hours 12 min ago
Four students died and nine others were wounded on May 4, 1970, when members of the Ohio National Guard opened fire on students protesting the Vietnam War at Kent State University in Ohio.
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Why do we celebrate Cinco de Mayo?

4 hours 45 min ago
Guacamole and fajitas. Mexican flags and mariachi bands. Margaritas, beer -- and more beer. (Sometimes with lime, thanks to that clever marketing campaign.)
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Fiorina runs for president

4 hours 46 min ago
Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina announced her candidacy for president on Monday, becoming the first declared female candidate to seek the Republican Party's nomination.
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Mayweather-Pacquiao fight plagued by piracy

4 hours 47 min ago
The broadcast of the highly anticipated boxing match between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao was hit with piracy, despite television executives' best efforts to prevent illegal viewing.
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Society's forgotten animals

4 hours 48 min ago
The Rolling Stones sang about them, and Ford named its most iconic sports car after them.
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Wreck of the USS Independence

4 hours 48 min ago
Gallery of the wreck of WWII aircraft USS Independence with historical photos
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'In dog we trust'

4 hours 49 min ago
The phrase "dogs are man's best friend" is one that may be traced from well into the past all the way to the present and is likely to resonate regardless of where a person lives in the world.
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The Tsarnaev that the defense wants you to know

4 hours 51 min ago
I never expected to feel sorry for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
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Rick Santorum: 'Love and accept' Bruce Jenner

5 hours 3 min ago
Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum is clarifying — but not stepping back from — surprising comments this weekend in support of former Olympian Bruce Jenner's decision to come out as a transgender woman.
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Lindsey Vonn and Tiger Woods announce breakup

5 hours 14 min ago
Lindsey Vonn and Tiger Woods announced on Sunday that they are parting ways, citing the strain of their busy schedules.
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