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Fans want 'ugly' Lucille Ball statue replaced

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 9:23am
Some fans of Lucille Ball want her statue removed from a park in her hometown, saying the "ugly" likeness does not do justice to the "I Love Lucy" star.
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A glimpse of life on the reservation

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 9:18am
Growing up in Germany, everything Felix von der Osten learned about Native Americans came from the books of 19th-century German writer Karl May.
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How to live the California beach dream

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 9:17am
You could travel the world, experts say (Perry, 2010), but nothing comes close to the golden coast of California.
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Potential 2016 presidential candidates

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 9:13am
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Family slowly recovering after pesticide poisoning

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 9:07am
A Delaware father is in stable condition and improving as his two boys remain in critical condition after they became sick -- perhaps from pesticide exposure, federal officials say -- during a trip to the U.S. Virgin Islands.
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Suspect arraigned in duffel bag body parts case

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 9:05am
Authorities identified and charged a man Monday in connection with the discovery of human remains in a duffel bag in Cambridge, Massachusetts, over the weekend.
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Ferguson residents speak out ahead of key vote

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:33am
After months of tension and protests, Ferguson residents go to the polls Tuesday to elect three new members of City Council. Even though Ferguson is about 70% black, five of six council seats are held by whites.
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Graffiti by 1,800 WWI soldiers found

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:30am
The graffiti, written in a French chalk quarry and dating back almost 100 years, is plain and stark.
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Blue Bell shuts down plant after listeria find

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:30am
Blue Bell ice cream has temporarily shut down one of its manufacturing plants over the discovery of listeria contamination in a serving of ice cream originating from that plant.
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Famous mascots from food ads

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:28am
Here are some famous characters that have been created over the years to advertise food products.
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What a shot! 39 amazing sports photos

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:26am
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Deputy, 73, 'inadvertently' fires gun, not Taser

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:25am
A Tulsa County reserve deputy is on administrative leave after "inadvertently" shooting a suspect with his gun.
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'Revenge porn' operator gets 18 years in prison

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:25am
The owner of a now-offline "revenge porn" website based in California was sentenced Friday to 18 years in prison, the San Diego office of the state's attorney general said.
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Telltale tattoo gives escaped murderer away

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:25am
Chicago police captured Kamron Taylor -- a convicted murderer who'd overpowered a jail guard and escaped days earlier -- after a 5-block chase, authorities say.
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Lawsuit: Johns Hopkins did secret STD tests

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:25am
Remember the Tuskeegee syphilis experiment from the 1930s?
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Greenpeace activists occupy Shell oil rig

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:23am
Greenpeace activists have climbed aboard a Shell oil rig to protest the company's plans to drill in the Arctic near Alaska.
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Duke claims fifth NCAA men's basketball crown

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:22am
Duke won the NCAA men's basketball championship in a thrilling title contest, defeating Wisconsin 68-63 on Monday in Indianapolis.
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See how man changed during 2,660-mile hike

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:05am
During his hike from Mexico to Canada, Andy Davidhazy took a picture of himself every mile along the way.
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Boston bomber wanted to punish U.S.

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 7:31pm
After weeks of dramatic testimony, closing arguments began in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev who faces life in prison or possibly the death penalty for working with his brother to explode bombs at the 2013 Boston Marathon.
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Teen pens bold 'rejection' letter to Duke University

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 2:34pm
Siobhan O'Dell received a rejection letter from Duke University. Her unusual response has since gone viral. She speaks with CNN's Brooke Baldwin.
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