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Carson recounts time he was held up at gunpoint

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 9:23am
GOP presidential candidate Ben Carson recounted Wednesday a story about being held at gunpoint, amid backlash over comments he made about the Oregon community college shooting in which he suggested victims of the shooting could have done more to fight back.

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The campaign to draft Paul Ryan as House speaker

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 9:22am
Rep. Paul Ryan has repeatedly indicated he is not running for speaker of the House, even as heavy hitters — including retiring Speaker John Boehner -- urge him to reconsider.

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The week in 34 photos

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 6:42am

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Indiana ATO frat shut down after sexually explicit video surfaces

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 11:45pm
The charter of an Indiana University fraternity has been revoked after a video surfaced allegedly showing members cheering on a brother involved in a sexually explicit act with a woman.

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Navy salvage unit to help hunt for wreckage

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 11:24pm

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Kevin McCarthy drops out of House speaker race

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 6:21pm

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Make gun owners get mandatory insurance

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 3:00pm

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Chef Paul Prudhomme dies

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 2:42pm
Louisiana Chef Paul Prudhomme, credited with helping popularize Cajun and Creole cuisine, died Thursday, according to K-Paul's, the New Orleans restaurant he owned.

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Mysterious hissing leads to missing cobra

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 1:00pm
The Great Florida Snake Scare of 2015 is over.

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Flint returning to Detroit water amid lead concerns

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 11:26am
The Michigan city of Flint will return to Detroit's water system because of concerns over water quality -- including lead exposure -- after the city made a switch last year, Flint's mayor said Thursday.

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Driven to death by phone scammers

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 11:22am
The phone calls wouldn't stop.

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Another death related to cucumber salmonella outbreak

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 11:17am
Another person has died after eating cucumbers linked to a multi-state Salmonella Poona outbreak, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.

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Janet Jackson, N.W.A., Los Lobos among Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 9:47am
This year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees include some familiar faces and one star who has just returned to the scene.

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'Old Yeller' actor dies

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 9:35am
Actor Kevin Corcoran, who helped move audiences to tears as a child star in "Old Yeller," died at age 66.

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Thousands of Apollo photos released

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 8:54am

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Choose CNN's Hero of the Year

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 8:42am

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More about this year's Top Ten

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 8:40am
CNN's Anderson Cooper introduces the Top 10 CNN Heroes of 2015. Cast your vote for Hero of the Year at

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Go ahead and jump

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 7:01am

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Bindi Irwin's tearful 'Dancing With the Stars' tribute

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 6:52am
Asked to perform a dance inspired by her most memorable year, Bindi Irwin knew the theme of her performance Monday night on "Dancing With the Stars."

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