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American oasis turns 55

CNN - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 09:10
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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Emmy Awards 2014: 5 things to watch for

CNN - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 09:04
Will it be a "Bad" night -- or a "True" one?
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Hot car death ruled a homicide

CNN - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 07:32
Benjamin Seitz's death in a hot car more than a month ago has now been ruled a homicide by the state's medical examiner.
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The week in 35 photos

CNN - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 06:34
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Brooklyn Bridge flags expected to be returned to NYPD Friday

CNN - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 01:07
Two American flags that were taken from the Brooklyn Bridge are now in the United States and are expected to be returned to the New York Police Department Friday, a law enforcement official tells CNN.
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Holder: We stand with Ferguson

CNN - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 23:18
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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Thanks, au lait: 750 pay it forward at Starbucks location

CNN - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 22:25
A pay it forward chain that began in a St. Petersburg, Florida, Starbucks linked more than 750 strangers in a two-day act of coffee kindness.
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James Foley's final months: Mock executions, failed rescue attempt

CNN - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 21:58
An outrageous ransom demand. A failed rescue attempt. A taunting e-mail.
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Agency: Pentagon broke law in Bergdahl prisoner swap

CNN - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 20:15
The Pentagon broke federal law by exchanging five Taliban detainees for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl without giving Congress enough of a heads-up, Congress' independent investigative arm announced Thursday.
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Judge strikes Florida same-sex marriage ban

CNN - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 20:02
Gay and lesbians rights advocates continued their undefeated run Thursday, when a federal judge ruled Florida's same-sex marriage ban to be unconstitutional -- though he didn't go so far to allow such marriages to take place right away.
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Watch Friday's show!

CNN - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 18:53
August 22, 2014
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Do cops have 'power problem'?

CNN - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 15:20
Black residents of Ferguson say there's been friction for years with the overwhelmingly white police department. White residents also say police are heavy-handed.
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Meet college football's high-tech new shrine

CNN - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 14:37
This is not your grandfather's -- or even your father's -- ol' football museum.
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Rescue mission for Foley failed

CNN - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 13:34
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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Slur gets sorority girl booted

CNN - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 13:01
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 - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 12:36
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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She throws like a girl

CNN - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 12:11
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 - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 11:02
With a signature on a piece of paper, convicted quadruple murderer Nathan Dunlap's life was spared.
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Happy birthday, Hawaii

CNN - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 09:10
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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125 million-year-old dino tracks found

CNN - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 06:27
A new collection of footprints left behind 125 million years ago by a number of different dinosaurs has been discovered.
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