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The geek revolution has begun

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 2:05pm
CNN pays a visit to New York Comic Con and asks the geeks themselves why geek culture is enjoying such a meteoric rise.
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His little secret held at police station

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 2:05pm
CNN's Ed Lavandera shows us the mountain of letters that have been sent to former Taliban hostage Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.
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Taylor Swift hosts secret parties

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 2:03pm
Pop star Taylor Swift surprises her fans after inviting them to secret parties around the U.S. and U.K.
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Actress' body found near river

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 12:47pm
The body of "August: Osage County" actress Misty Upham is believed to have been found along a river in suburban Seattle, according to a news report from a Seattle television station.
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Does report support officer's side?

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 12:06pm
Tests show blood of Michael Brown on the gun, uniform and police car belonging to Officer Wilson, according to the NYT.
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Forget willpower; this will get you slim

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 12:01pm
John Bare says "nudge" strategies can make a big difference
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Crazy cave trampolines

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 11:48am
"Don't look down," I tell myself firmly. "Whatever you do, don't look down."
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The Sixties: How music shaped a decade

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 11:43am
From Jimi Hendrix to Merle Haggard, music shaped the way the world reacted to the events of the 1960s.
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Are you using too much water?

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 10:46am
Santa Monica proposes limits for daily water usage. CNN's Dan Simon documents his daily use and is way over the limit.
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Berman: Solving an Amsterdam mystery

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 10:40am
CNN's John Berman traces his roots to Amsterdam to solve a family mystery.
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Parents let son's killer move in

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 10:34am
The parents of a shooting victim say they will provide a home and job for the man who took their son's life.
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Boy with cancer gets amazing gift

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 10:31am
A young boy with cancer has a wish granted to watch his favorite team, the Kansas City Royals, play in the World Series.
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Resident finds jellyfish in ...

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 9:03am
Jellyfish were found in a freshwater lake in Wisconsin. CNN affiliate WBAY has more.
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Has this space plane been spying on us?

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 9:02am
The Air Force's X-37B has been in orbit for 22 months and is expected to land in California this week.
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100-year-old woman still teaching

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 8:56am
WPIX's Andrew Ramos introduces a 100-year-old woman from New York who continues to teach math at an elementary school.
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Hurricanes will spare island paradises

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 8:52am
Two island paradises may be spared heavy damage this weekend, as hurricanes roar through the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
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Apparent suicide after deadly concert

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 8:27am
A day after 16 died in an accident at a concert in South Korea, a man responsible for safety measures was found also dead, the country's semi-official news agency reported. It was an apparent suicide.
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Military mom surprises daughter

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 8:18am
A mother in the Navy surprises her daughter, who she's only seen for one month this year. CNN affiliate WNEM reports.
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Want a happy marriage? Do this

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 6:27am
If you're serving burgers and Bud Light at your backyard wedding, don't worry. You and your spouse may have the last laugh.
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16 dead in concert collapse

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 3:22am
At least 16 people died Friday when a grate over a ventilation shaft collapsed at an outdoor concert in Seongnam, South Korea, an official with the National Emergency Management Agency told CNN.
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