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New biography highlights Justice Sonia Sotomayor's rise

CNN - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 08:38
Justice Sonia Sotomayor may be the most recognizable member of the current Supreme Court, the closest thing to a rock star in robes. The Bronx native has carved a high-watt public identity both on and off the bench.
Categories: National News

Gender differences at school

CNN - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 08:35
Every so often a boy shows up to school at Garden Oaks Montessori in Houston wearing nail polish or a headband. When that happens, children -- and, sometimes parents -- ask questions.
Categories: National News

Stocks: 3 things to know before the open

Business News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 08:33
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Money cow: More than milk

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 08:17
Starting a business is never easy, but in Tanzania, the obstacles for women can be particularly fierce. Few women hold land titles, and as a result, many don't have the necessary collateral to secure funding from a bank.
Categories: International News

'World's fastest growing port'

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 08:16
Small waves lap at the hulls of the ocean-going container ships as they approach the South African Port of Ngqura. Some of these large boats have come from as far away as South America, and the shelter of Nelson Mandela Bay is a relief after the Atlantic Ocean swells.
Categories: International News

The $12,500 24-carat gold slide for your kid

Business News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 08:15
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Can rich countries afford the Olympics?

Business News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 08:13
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Finland's schools better than U.S.?

CNN - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 08:10
Millions of American parents spend countless hours trying to figure out how to help their children get better grades, better teachers or better schools.
Categories: National News

Samsung hammered by weak smartphone sales

Business News - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 08:09
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The crippling pain that changes lives

CNN - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:57
Imagine shocks radiating across your cheek, a knife cutting into your skin or the feeling of hot coal burning your face, but not being able to find relief from the pain for months, or even years.
Categories: National News

18 annoying things in airports

CNN - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:50
Whether they're cutting their fingernails mid-flight or aggressively establishing armrest hegemony, we've already addressed the most irritating things travelers do on airplanes.
Categories: National News

Great white shark attacks kayak

CNN - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:43
Kayakers say a great white shark punctured their vessel, forcing them to call for a rescue.
Categories: National News

Japan's tsunami survivors

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:41
Life is still tough for thousands of Japanese people displaced by the 2011 Tohoku earthquake, but a photography project is bringing some smiles back.
Categories: International News

'Baby Doc' Duvalier dies

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:40
Former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier died of a heart attack in Port-au-Prince at the age of 63, a family member told CNN Saturday.
Categories: International News

Teen arrested in Miami club shooting that wounded 15

CNN - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:31
A 17-year-old male has been arrested in connection with a shooting last week at a nightclub where 15 people were wounded, Miami police said.
Categories: National News

ISIS: The street gang on steroids

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:22
As we well know, ISIS is recruiting angry young men as far afield as Minneapolis and London. The allure is much like the allure of a street gang -- in part, because ISIS looks an awful lot like a street gang.
Categories: International News

32 amazing sports photos

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:18
Categories: International News

32 amazing sports photos

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:18
Categories: International News

Brisbane transgender murder-suicide shocks residents

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:17
A grisly murder-suicide in the upscale Brisbane neighborhood of Teneriffe has shocked residents of the Queensland city.
Categories: International News

Brisbane transgender murder-suicide shocks residents

CNN World - Tue, 10/07/2014 - 07:17
A grisly murder-suicide in the upscale Brisbane neighborhood of Teneriffe has shocked residents of the Queensland city.
Categories: International News
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