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Guilty verdict in decades-old murder case

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 12:05am
A New York state court jury found Pedro Hernandez guilty in the 1979 kidnapping and murder of Etan Patz, a 6-year-old boy whose disappearance sparked an era of heightened awareness of crimes against children, the Manhattan District Attorney's Office said.
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For a 'winner,' Trump is doing a lot of losing

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 11:53pm
Remember when Donald Trump promised to be the Harlem Globetrotters of politics? "We're gonna win at everything we do!" said Trump. "We're gonna win, win, win. You people, you're gonna be sick and tired of winning." Now he's president of the United States, and Trump has indeed given us tricks and deceptions worthy of the basketball legends. But winning? Not so much.
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Chef sued by Trump offers peace via Twitter

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 11:38pm
CNN's Anderson Cooper talks to Chef José Andrés about his multi-million dollar lawsuit with President Trump.
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Phone records and intercepted calls reveal contacts

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 11:20pm
Phone records and intercepted calls show members of President Trump's campaign had repeated contacts with senior Russian intelligence officials in the year before the 2016 election, according to four current and former American officials. CNN's Pamela Brown reports.
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Chicago 'sanctuary church' endures hate speech

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 10:32pm
Jessica has lived in the United States for almost 18 years. Her husband and their four children are American citizens.
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A US Mormon girl and Muslim asylum seeker's love story

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 9:48pm
Carly Harris was a Mormon college student volunteering in November 2015 at a refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos. Soufiane El Yassami was a Muslim fast food worker fleeing Morocco in hopes of a better life.
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These things lasted longer than Flynn ...

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 9:39pm
Can you name "Things that last longer than Michael Flynn"? CNN's Jeanne Moos has the best Internet mockery.
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'Firefall' optical illusion lights up Yosemite National Park

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 9:07pm
It's the time of year for the mesmerizing phenomenon "firefall" to illuminate Horsetail Fall in Yosemite National Park.
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Pedro Hernandez found guilty of murder in Etan Patz case

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 9:04pm
A New York state court jury found Pedro Hernandez guilty Tuesday in the 1979 kidnapping and murder of Etan Patz, a 6-year-old boy whose disappearance sparked an era of heightened awareness of crimes against children, according to the Manhattan District Attorney's Office.
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Usain Bolt and Simon Biles dominate at 'Sport's Oscars'

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 8:53pm
Monaco (CNN) There's just no stopping Usain Bolt and Simone Biles as the two athletes who dominated last year's Rio Olympics were triumphant again at the 'Oscars of Sport' in Monaco Tuesday.
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Atlanta zoo loses Super Bowl bet and ...

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 8:21pm
Zoo Atlanta lost a Super Bowl bet to Williams Park Zoo in Providence, Rhode Island, and had to name an animal after the winning team's quarterback. A Madagascar hissing cockroach is now named Tom Brady.
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Discipline Conway, ethics office suggests

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 7:55pm
The Office of Government Ethics suggests the White House should take disciplinary action against Kellyanne Conway, a top adviser to President Trump, for endorsing Ivanka Trump's products in a TV interview.
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Acosta confronts Spicer on Trump, Russia

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 7:46pm
Press secretary Sean Spicer stated that President Trump has been extremely tough on Russia. In response, CNN's Jim Acosta asked, "how is that possible" when President Trump has come to Putin's defense on several occasions.
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Republicans want EPA to investigate use of encrypted texts

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 7:43pm
Congressional Republicans are trying to clamp down on rank-and-file employees from the Environmental Protection Agency who have turned to secret messaging platforms to voice frustration with the new Trump administration.
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Could Michael Flynn face charges under the Logan Act?

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 6:57pm
Michael Flynn is out as President Donald Trump's national security adviser. But does he have bigger problems than just needing a new job?
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Aetna and Humana call off $34 billion merger

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 6:31pm
Aetna and Humana are calling off their $34 billion health care merger.
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'Burka built for two': Racy Muslim valentines

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 6:05pm
Tanzila Ahmed is taking on Islamaphobia and women's rights with satirical "Muslim-themed" Valentine's Day cards she sells on Etsy.
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American Girl's new doll is...a boy?

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 6:01pm
After years of requests, according to the company, American Girl is finally offering a male doll character, as a sidekick to an American Girl musician.
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Opinion: Did Michael Flynn break the law?

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 5:43pm
President Trump's national security adviser, Michael Flynn, resigned on Monday night, and his resignation letter cited a conversation he had with Russia's ambassador during the transition period before Trump took office (and before Flynn had any official authority to engage in diplomatic discussions on behalf of the United States). In the letter, Flynn acknowledges "inadvertently" briefing Vice President Pence with "incomplete information" about that call.
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See why Michelle Obama, more celebs have us hashtagging relationship goals

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 5:24pm
Celebrities are sharing the love this Valentine's Day.
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