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Hostage's mom to ISIS: 'I am an old woman and (he) is my only child'

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 4:13pm
The mother of American hostage Abdul-Rahman Kassig has sent a tweet directed toward the leader of ISIS Abu Bakr al Baghdadi trying to find out about her son.
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6 ways Duncan's death differs from others U.S. Ebola cases

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 2:52pm
His family is devastated. The woman he planned to marry haunted by the "what ifs." And many are wondering why Thomas Eric Duncan died when several other Ebola patients treated in the United States survived.
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Boy's casket exhumed, but he's not in it

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 1:05pm
For 90 years, Thomas Curry was thought to be buried in a Philadelphia cemetery. This week, researchers investigating a boys school with a brutal legacy exhumed his casket to find it filled with wooden planks.
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Man finds this predator on his car

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 12:40pm
A homeowner in California captured a mountain lion standing on the roof his car on surveillance video. KGO reports.
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Prostitution scandal hangs over Secret Service

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 12:22pm
Echoes of the 2012 prostitution scandal in Cartagena, Colombia, lie at the root of the turmoil that has upended the Secret Service, prompting the ouster of its director in the wake of security lapses.
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800,000 bees attack

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:31am
One bee after you is bad enough. Two, ugh. What about thousands?
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Do the math: Senate already lost to Dems

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 10:01am
Four weeks away from the 2014 midterm elections and even some Democratic operatives struggle to imagine a scenario where they retain control of the U.S. Senate. The terrain and current momentum seem all but overwhelming and against them.
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The price is very, very wrong

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 9:55am
Watch a contestant on "The Price is Right" overbid on a hammock by more than $6000.
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Man: I'll trade house for iPhone 6

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 9:55am
A homeowner is willing to trade his Detroit house for a new iPhone 6 or 32GB iPad. Would you make this swap?
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Death row inmate with IQ of 65 freed

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 9:26am
An intellectually disabled construction worker was freed Wednesday after nine years in a Texas prison, including four of them on death row, after his initial conviction for murdering a year-old infant was overturned.
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Blood moon sequel wows millions

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 9:16am
Sequels are usually a disappointment. But not this time, not with this heavenly body.
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Did tweet get her kicked off jet?

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 8:14am
Tweeting about why her Tuesday night flight was delayed got Lisa Carter-Knight kicked off a JetBlue airplane, she claims.
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Cops: Girl gives out heroin in daycare

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 8:12am
A preschooler's mom is under arrest after police say her 4-year-old daughter brought 249 packets of heroin to a Delaware daycare and handed them out to other students, thinking it was candy.
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Police: Off-duty St. Louis officer kills man who fired at him

CNN - Thu, 10/09/2014 - 7:17am
An off-duty St. Louis police officer shot and killed a teen Wednesday, firing his gun 17 times, authorities said.
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Watch Thursday's show!

CNN - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 7:28pm
October 9, 2014
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Dying young and on her own terms

CNN - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 7:23pm
When we think of terminal cancer patients, we don't imagine someone like Brittany Maynard.
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Carter criticizes Obama on ISIS

CNN - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 7:15pm
Former President Jimmy Carter said President Barack Obama "waited too long" to go after ISIS and criticized what he described as the president's changing foreign policy.
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Woman admits killing autistic son

CNN - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 6:26pm
Former pharmaceutical executive Gigi Jordan testified Wednesday that she knowingly gave a lethal concoction of drugs to her 8-year-old autistic son.
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A sperm bank just for supersmart

CNN - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 5:47pm
It sounds like the plot of a Hollywood movie: An eccentric millionaire creates a sperm bank with donations from only extraordinary men -- Nobel laureates, an Olympic athlete and geniuses with off-the-chart IQs.
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Deadly plane crash in Yosemite

CNN - Wed, 10/08/2014 - 4:14pm
The pilot of an air tanker battling a wildfire at Yosemite National Park died after the tanker crashed Tuesday, Cal Fire said.
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