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Slur gets sorority girl booted

CNN - 1 hour 18 min ago
A racial slur posted on Snapchat caused a student to get kicked out of her sorority. CNN affiliate WBRC reports.
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U.S. Ebola patients discharged; no danger to others, hospital says

CNN - 1 hour 43 min ago
Dr. Kent Brantly, who contracted Ebola in West Africa, now tests negative for the virus and will be released from an Atlanta hospital today, spokesman Vince Dollard said.
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Holder: We stand with Ferguson

CNN - 1 hour 56 min ago
We're with you. That's the message Attorney General Eric Holder delivered to the people of Ferguson, Missouri, about the federal civil rights investigation into the shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer.
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She throws like a girl

CNN - 2 hours 8 min ago
Mo'ne Davis is the first girl to throw a shutout in the Little League World Series, the sixth to get a hit in World Series history and the first Little Leaguer to get front page attention on one of the nation's top sports magazines. She's an inspiration, but will she change the face of the sport?
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A killer's execution could hinge on a Colorado election

CNN - 3 hours 17 min ago
With a signature on a piece of paper, convicted quadruple murderer Nathan Dunlap's life was spared.
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Happy 55th birthday, Hawaii!

CNN - 4 hours 48 min ago
Formed by volcanoes and steeped in a rich history of Polynesian culture, Hawaii sounds more like a place in a fantasy novel rather than an American travel oasis.
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Residents: Ferguson cops have 'power problem'

CNN - 6 hours 37 min ago
Black residents of Ferguson say there's been friction for years with the overwhelmingly white police department. White residents also complain the police are heavy-handed.
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125 million-year-old dino tracks found

CNN - 7 hours 53 min ago
A new collection of footprints left behind 125 million years ago by a number of different dinosaurs has been discovered.
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St. Louis police chief defends officers' action in fatal shooting of man

CNN - 9 hours 36 min ago
The man paces back and forth on a St. Louis street, yelling "Shoot me," as two armed police officers approach him.
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Tsarnaev pal expected to plead guilty to related charges

CNN - 10 hours 10 min ago
A friend of accused Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is expected to plead guilty Thursday to charges in connection with removing a backpack and computer from Tsarnaev's dorm room after the Boston Marathon bombing.
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Dueling narratives in shooting

CNN - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 11:40pm
What really happened to Michael Brown?
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Official: U.S. attempt to rescue Foley, others in Syria failed

CNN - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 10:06pm
A U.S. rescue operation earlier this summer failed to free American journalist James Foley and others being held by ISIS in Syria, a U.S. official told CNN on Wednesday.
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Gucci Mane sentenced to federal prison for firearms charge

CNN - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 7:42pm
Rapper Gucci Mane is headed to prison. He was sentenced Wednesday to three years and three months in federal prison on firearm charges.
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Watch Thursday's show!

CNN - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 7:02pm
August 21, 2014
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Would you watch beheading video?

CNN - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 5:04pm
When confronted by gruesome images of a man being beheaded by terrorists, what should you do?
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Beheaded journalist 'brave and tireless'

CNN - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:31pm
American war reporter James Foley, who was beheaded by ISIS, was described by a friend as a "funny, warm, Big Lebowski-loving guy."
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Online fury erupts over column

CNN - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 4:24pm
In a single column, a veteran police officer has catapulted himself into the national debate over the death of unarmed teen Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.
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Supreme Court: No same-sex marriage in Virginia, yet

CNN - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 3:47pm
The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday granted a request to delay enforcement of an appeals court ruling that overturned Virginia's same-sex marriage ban. That means gay and lesbian couples cannot legally wed in the state for now.
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In Ferguson, acts of kindness, generosity

CNN - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 2:56pm
The quiet Midwest suburb of Ferguson, Missouri appears to have devolved into a place where armored vehicles patrol streets and tear gas pollutes the air. But that's not all the story.
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Support grows for officer

CNN - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 2:54pm
While the nation is watching and hearing the angry protests in support of black shooting victim Michael Brown, a different kind of support is being voiced for the white police officer who fatally shot the unarmed teenager.
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