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The week in 30 photos

Fri, 01/02/2015 - 7:54am
CNN presents the week in photos
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Bodies found in truck after officers shot in traffic stop

Fri, 01/02/2015 - 6:30am
Two West Virginia officers were shot and wounded Thursday in a traffic stop on Interstate 64 that led to the discovery of two bodies.
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Former New York Gov. Cuomo dies

Fri, 01/02/2015 - 6:29am
Mario Cuomo burst onto the national political stage with his keynote address at the 1984 Democratic National Convention.
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Sheriff: Son decapitated mother over 'nagging'

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 6:12pm
When the cops showed up to a subdivision Wednesday night in Oldsmar, Florida, it wasn't to break up a loud party or for any sort of bacchanalian revelry typical of New Year's Eve.
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Georgia police chief on leave after wife shot, authorities say

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 5:15pm
The wife of the police chief in Peachtree City, Georgia, is in critical condition with a gunshot wound, the Peachtree City Police Department said Thursday.
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Chick-fil-A investigating possible payment card breach

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 1:22pm
Chick-fil-A is working with law enforcement to look into potential unusual activity involving card payments at a few of its locations, the fast-food chain said.
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'Everybody that met her ... loved her'

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 9:33am
Veronica Rutledge, 29, died after her young son grabbed a gun in her purse and shot her in an apparent accident, police say. The two were shopping with other family members.
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Pregnant passenger in labor diverts flight

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 8:55am
Another flight, another woman goes into labor.
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Transgender teen: My suicide should have meaning

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 8:52am
When Ohio teenager Josh Alcorn told his parents he wanted to live as a girl, that he felt trapped in his own body, his mother said she told him she loved him but her religion forbade acceptance.
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Bride dumped by fiancé, trashes dress

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 8:43am
A Tennessee woman was dumped on the week of her wedding and decided to trash her dress for a cathartic experience.
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What not to expect in 2015

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 8:39am
It's time once again for that most hazardous exercise: guessing what the next year will bring around the world. There will be surprises, just as in 2014 the sudden rampage of ISIS, the Russian annexation of Crimea and the collapse in the crude oil price were all unforeseen. The consequences of those events, and many others besides, will leave their mark on 2015. But emerging themes may also come of age, such as the 'internet of things' and breakthrough trade deals that galvanize the world economy.
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Gun muzzle imprint seen in Ezell Ford autopsy

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 8:37am
His name isn't as recognizable as Michael Brown's. But like Brown, Ezell Ford was an unarmed black man shot and killed by police in August.
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NASA designs robot for disasters

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 8:35am
When we imagine the robots of the future, they often look and move like humans, standing up on two legs and using a pair of arms to grab and move objects. NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory is working on a different kind of robot for disaster response that's designed to move like an ape.
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Obama apologizes to newlyweds

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 8:34am
President Barack Obama apologized to a couple after his golf game in Hawaii forced the bride and groom to relocate their wedding Sunday.
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Actor Edward Herrmann dies

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 8:34am
Edward Herrmann, the versatile, honey-voiced actor whose roles included patricians and politicians such as "Gilmore Girls" father Richard Gilmore, "The Practice" law professor Anderson Pearson and President Franklin D. Roosevelt, has died. He was 71.
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Hawaii hopes to be survivor in competition to house Obama library

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 6:18am
The hunt to become the home of Barack Obama's lasting White House legacy has become a game of presidential library survivor. For now, the President's native Hawaii can only hope, to borrow a phrase, that it is not voted off the island.
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CDC: Flu at epidemic level

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 7:49pm
The United States has officially surpassed the "epidemic" threshold with this season's flu virus, according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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139 motorists rescued from California mountain pass snow

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 7:36pm
It beats sleeping in your car at temperatures in the teens -- maybe lower.
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Hasbro changes 'phallic' Play-Doh toy

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 5:23pm
Hasbro is planning to replace part of a Play-Doh toy after parents complained that it looked like a penis.
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2014 in White House Photos

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 5:17pm
Washington (CNN) -- The White House released its "Year in Photographs" on Tuesday. Chief White House Photographer Pete Souza's sixth annual roundup of 2014's memorable "behind-the-scenes" moments captured by official White House photographers included 104 images spanning the last 12 months.
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