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Peanut company owner found guilty

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 8:14pm
A jury convicted a former peanut company owner Friday of conspiracy, fraud and other federal charges in a landmark case stemming from a deadly salmonella outbreak almost six years ago.
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Suspect pleads not guilty in 76,376-acre fire

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 8:09pm
A man accused of deliberately setting a wildfire that has grown to 76,376 acres in Northern California pleaded not guilty on Friday.
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Russian planes intercepted near U.S., Canadian airspace

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 6:38pm
Two U.S. jets intercepted six Russian planes that neared U.S. airspace off Alaska on Thursday and Canadian planes intercepted two Russian bombers that approached Canadian airspace, NORAD reported.
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Clemson under fire for asking students about sex lives

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 3:51pm
Clemson University suspends mandatory online course that asked questions about sex lives, drinking and drug use.
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Authorities: Savannah officer kills handcuffed man who had gun

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 3:31pm
A Savannah, Georgia, police officer killed a handcuffed, and armed, man Thursday as he tried to bust out of a patrol car, a shooting the city's mayor acknowledged has left "a community with many questions."
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FBI adds alleged cop killer to Most Wanted List

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 2:19pm
Hundreds of state troopers and police from throughout the country stood at attention outside a Pennsylvania church Thursday to mourn Cpl. Bryon Dickson amid concerns that a survivalist and war buff suspected of gunning down two troopers may be on the hunt for more officers.
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Congress dodges ISIS bill on its way out of town

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 1:05pm
The smell of exhaust from idling cars fills up the Capitol parking lot. Congressional aides have their engines revved -- ready to whisk their bosses to train stations and airports as soon as they cast their last vote.
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Student gets detention for sharing lunch

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 12:46pm
An eighth grade student had to serve detention for sharing his school-prepared lunch. CNN affiliate KRCR reports.
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Man loses balance on cliff edge

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:59am
A husband says his wife saved him from falling off a cliff when the couple was renewing their wedding vows.
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Man kills daughter, 6 grandkids

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:30am
A Florida man shot and killed a daughter and six grandchildren Thursday in the small north-central Florida town of Bell in what authorities called a murder-suicide.
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Man dies after falling in wood chipper

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 10:56am
A man's life was ended after he fell into a wood chipper. CNN affiliate KTVK has more.
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20 places to see fall colors

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 9:00am
Can you feel the change of seasons in the air?
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Passengers endure brush with disaster

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 8:06am
A JetBlue flight with 147 people aboard made an emergency landing at a after one of its engines "exploded" and the cabin filled with smoke.
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The week in 31 photos

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 7:35am
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The week in 31 photos

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Arson arrest made as 10 wildfires scorch California

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 7:21am
As 10 wildfires raged across California, authorities accused one man Thursday of having deliberately set one of the larger fires that was burning nearly uncontrollably over 111 square miles, officials said.
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Facebook policy upsets drag queens

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 6:31am
These drag queens are upset with Facebook for temporarily suspending their accounts for not providing their 'real names'.
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Obama to launch effort combating sex assault on campus

CNN - Fri, 09/19/2014 - 6:08am
The Obama administration is launching a big new offensive: Combating sexual assault on college campuses.
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Rand Paul: Police militarization, war on drugs is 'out of control'

CNN - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 9:19pm
Fresh off his Senate floor speech against arming Syrian rebels, Sen. Rand Paul shifted gears Thursday night to lambast the current state of police militarization in the United States, especially when it comes to the war on drugs.
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Report: Officer Wilson testifies before grand jury in Ferguson case

CNN - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:13pm
Shortly after being given more time to weigh evidence in black teenager Michael Brown's fatal shooting, a Missouri grand jury heard from the man at the center of it -- Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson -- a local newspaper reported.
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