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Watch robbers get a beat-down

CNN - 1 hour 33 min ago
Robbers get beat-down by cashier cashing in on his martial arts skills. Jeanne Moos reports on flying feet, and fists.
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Ex-soldier, cancer victim inspires after her death

CNN - 3 hours 18 min ago
It was about eight months into her fight with heart cancer that 24-year-old Maire Kent knew she was going to die. The plan she made for her ashes inspired strangers and a filmmaker.
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Senate confirms ex-corporate CEO to lead VA

CNN - 3 hours 20 min ago
The Senate on Tuesday unanimously confirmed Robert McDonald, a former corporate CEO and an ex-Army officer, as the next Veterans Affairs secretary.
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Girl, 9, hit by plane dies

CNN - 3 hours 22 min ago
The 9-year-old girl critically injured when an airplane struck her on a Florida beach last weekend has died, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday.
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NCAA settles head-injury suit

CNN - 4 hours 22 min ago
A $75 million settlement reached between the NCAA and dozens of college athletes will change the way athletic teams handle players who suffer head injuries, the NCAA said Tuesday.
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10,000 calories in one sitting?!

CNN - 4 hours 23 min ago
He's used to making waves in the pool, but Ryan Lochte has caused a few ripples of excitement on social media after tweeting out a photo of himself in front of what he claims was 10,000 calories worth of food, including piles of chicken and asparagus.
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Police ask for public's help to solve FSU law professor's slaying

CNN - 4 hours 24 min ago
The mystery behind the killing of a nationally renowned law professor has authorities in Florida asking for the public's help.
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Why do women fail?

CNN - 6 hours 27 min ago
Carol Dweck and Rachel Simmons: Girls tend to have a "fixed mindset" but they should have a "growth mindset."
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Peyton Manning boogies to 'Rocky Top'

CNN - 6 hours 40 min ago
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning took a break during training camp to show off his dance moves.
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Dog resorts: Lapping up luxury

CNN - 7 hours 59 min ago
More and more animal lovers who aren't opposed to splurging on their furry friends are choosing overnight stays at resort-style retreats that offer services fit for royalty.
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America's body image screwed up

CNN - 8 hours 13 min ago
LZ Granderson says the cyber-standing ovation given to Robyn Lawley, an Australian plus-size model who posted unretouched photos, shows how crazy Americans' notions of beauty have become.
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Ray Rice: What is NFL thinking?

CNN - 8 hours 17 min ago
Carol Costello says she was wrong to expect the NFL to come down hard on Baltimore Ravens player Ray Rice, and that the league be universally criticized if they didn't.
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Kendrick Johnson death: Family sues

CNN - 8 hours 17 min ago
The family of Kendrick Johnson filed a wrongful death lawsuit against school officials claiming their lack of action led to his death at the hands of another student.
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NASA maps 101 moon geysers

CNN - 8 hours 26 min ago
On the surface of one of Saturn's icy moons, scientists have discovered the possible existence of a very important, life-sustaining element: liquid water.
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Rescue dog thwarts burglary

CNN - 8 hours 28 min ago
A dog named Squid helped put an end to a string of burglaries, but his owners were surprised considering his background.
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Bill would legalize some pot

CNN - 8 hours 33 min ago
The bill would amend the Controlled Substances Act to exempt marijuana plants with an extremely low percentage of THC, the chemical that makes users high.
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What's wrong with 'Black Jesus'?

CNN - 11 hours 25 min ago
A Christian group's anger over the trailer for an upcoming TV show seems out of place, says Jay Parini
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163 people on whale-watching boat stuck off Massachusetts coast

CNN - 12 hours 31 min ago
After more than 12 hours stuck at sea, passengers aboard a whale-watching boat off the Massachusetts coast could reach land Tuesday.
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What a shot! 37 sports photos

CNN - 12 hours 31 min ago
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The bitter lessons of MH17

CNN - 13 hours 11 min ago
During the last four months, the people of Ukraine have been fighting for their freedom, independence and European path in a war started by Russia-backed terrorists and their accomplices.
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