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'There were so many emotions"

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 4:58am
T.D. Jakes shares insights on race, racial profiling, and culture in light of the shooting death of Michael Brown
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Medical pot may cut painkiller ODs

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 4:04am
States that have legalized marijuana for managing chronic pain have significantly fewer deaths from prescription painkiller overdoses each year, according to a new study published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine.
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Highlights from the awards

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 3:50am
Nischelle Turner breaks down the highlights and moments you need to see from Monday night's 66th Primetime Emmy Awards.
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Can broadcast compete against cable?

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 2:27am
With one of his first jokes at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, host Seth Meyers cut to the chase:
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Marco Rubio heals wounds in S.C.

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 1:46am
Marco Rubio came to South Carolina this week hoping to win over the kind of conservative hardliners who turned on him last year as the Senate immigration reform bill he sponsored hit a roadblock in the Republican-controlled House.
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Ukrainian Parliament dissolved

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 1:31am
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced Monday on Twitter that he has dissolved the nation's parliament.
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Photos: The winners

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 12:03am
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New audio of Michael Brown shooting?

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:48pm
The FBI has questioned a man who claims to have recorded the shooting of Michael Brown on his cell phone.
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Primetime Emmys Fast Facts

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:25pm
Here's a look at what you need to know about the Primetime Emmy Awards.
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Is California's 'Big One' coming?

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 10:52pm
The California quake has people asking: Are we seeing more than usual? And is the long-dreaded "Big One" coming soon?
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Wineries hit hard by earthquake

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 10:48pm
Napa Valley vintners woke up to a lot of broken bottles Sunday morning.
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Great white shark spotted; beach clears

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 10:41pm
More than 1,000 people were pulled out of the water and off the beach Monday after a great white shark was spotted off the coast of Duxbury, Massachusetts.
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Squiggly lines after highway mishap

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 9:56pm
Read between the lines -- but be careful if those lines are on a Virginia highway.
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U.S.: No intent to work with Syria

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 9:56pm
President Obama authorized reconnaissance flights over Syria, and the flights could begin at any time, a U.S. official says.
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Drone's eye view of quake damage

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 9:30pm
See a drone's eye view of the aftermath of the 6.0 Napa earthquake.
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Bill Nye: Quake still serious

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 8:46pm
Scientist Bill Nye reacts to the impact of the Northern California earthquake and the threat of the looming "Big One."
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Inmates decapitated in prison riot

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 8:37pm
A prison riot turned deadly in the southern Brazilian city of Cascavel when rioters killed at least four fellow inmates, according to police in Brazil.
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Young Jeezy arrested after shooting

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 8:26pm
Famed hip-hop rapper Jay Jenkins, known as "Young Jeezy," was arrested on Sunday in relation to a deadly shooting at a Wiz Khalifa concert, police said.
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A eulogy for Michael Brown

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 8:05pm
Tears were shed as thousands gathered to celebrate the life of Michael Brown.
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Mon, 08/25/2014 - 7:58pm
Earthquake shakes Northern California
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