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Dr. Gupta: 'Legalize medical marijuana'

CNN - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 08:09
Categories: National News

Why animals, sunsets and coffee make us happy

Health - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 08:08
Whether it's the Starbucks barista spelling your name right, working from home in your Wonder Woman pajamas or the smell of freshly cut grass, we all have our "little things" that make our day. CNN invited readers to tell us about the small moments that make them happy.
Categories: Health

'Snoring sickness' leaves you gasping for breath

Health - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 08:08
It can stop you breathing for up to a minute while you sleep -- and it can happen hundreds of times a night.
Categories: Health

The girl behind the face: Battling a rare skin disorder

Health - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 08:08
Mui Thomas has a rare skin condition that leaves the skin red raw and open to infection. As a child, her parents were told she was not expected to live. She's now 22, a rugby referee and an inspirational speaker.
Categories: Health

Gruesome treatments from medicine's murky past

Health - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 08:07
Categories: Health

Missing Children Fast Facts

CNN - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 08:05
Here is some background information about missing children in the United States. There are several different types of missing children: runaways, family abductions, lost or "thrown away" and non-family abductions. Recent advances in technology, communications through public alerts and greater cooperation from law enforcement have helped solve many cases quickly.
Categories: National News

The quick hit history of medical marijuana

Health - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 08:02
CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta on the many uses of medical marijuana throughout history.
Categories: Health

Justice.: New U.S. citizen wanted to kill troops

CNN - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:42
A naturalized U.S. citizen traveled to Syria for training and wanted to return home to kill Americans -- particularly U.S. soldiers, execution style, the U.S. Department of Justice said Thursday.
Categories: National News

Writer: Violence the 'unofficial language' in South Africa

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:39
Eusebius McKaiser, a South African writer and radio talk show host, speaks with Fred Pleitgen about the flaring xenophobic violence in his country.
Categories: International News

Solar-powered plane gets stuck in China

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:38
The Solar Impulse 2, the experimental plane attempting to fly around the world without using a drop of fuel, has been grounded by the weather in China.
Categories: International News

Students run in fear as earthquake strikes

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:37
Dramatic video shows Chinese students running into the streets as an earthquake rattles the building. CNN's Derek Van Dam reports.
Categories: International News

Video of woman standing up to anti-Muslim bully goes viral

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:35
An Australian woman is being praised for defending a Muslim couple who were being verbally harassed. CNN's Rosemary Church reports.
Categories: International News

Roomba lawnmower angers astronomers

Business News - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:34
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The week in 40 photos

CNN - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:34
Categories: National News

Stocks: Six things to know before the open

Business News - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:32
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911 call released of man trapped in cargo hold

CNN - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:27
CNN's Rene Marsh has the 911 call of the airport worker who was trapped in an Alaska Airlines plane's cargo hold.
Categories: National News

A 'blacks-only' school field trip?

CNN - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:25
CNN affiliate WBND reports that some parents at one school are upset after learning about a field trip for only black children.
Categories: National News

Thousands flee after South Africa mobs attack immigrants

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:20
More than 2,000 people fled to South African police stations Thursday after mobs with machetes attacked immigrants in Durban, leaving at least five people dead, an aid group said.
Categories: International News

'I grabbed my children and ran'

CNN World - Fri, 04/17/2015 - 07:17
An endless stream of humanity, shell shocked, and exhausted. Parents cradle babies in blankets, some struggle under the weight of their belongings, some carry small plastic bags, while others nothing but the children clutching at their hands as families struggle to escape ISIS in Iraq.
Categories: International News
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