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Suspect named in Indiana deaths

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 1:31pm
Chief John D. Doughty says convicted sex offender Darren Vann is in custody in connection with seven deaths in Indiana.
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Only 6 northern white rhinos left

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 1:15pm
Unique? Suni was only one of seven northern whites left in the world. Now he's dead.
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Jon Favreau's secret to being funny

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 1:05pm
Jon Favreau and Roy talk "The Jungle Book," BBQ and how to tell a good joke
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She uses horses to motivate at-risk kids

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 1:03pm
Fred Wright may have grown up on Garden Street, but his early childhood was far from rosy.
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Best theme parks of the future

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:37pm
You don't have to be a Soviet wheat farmer to realize that five-year plans aren't much fun.
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Ebola fears put bridal shop in chaos

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:36pm
For Anna Younker, owning a bridal shop means serving customers who are planning one of the happiest days of their lives. It's a job she loves.
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Lonely Planet's top 10 cities for 2015

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:30pm
Whether you want a cosmopolitan city, a central spot to explore nature or a hidden gem, Lonely Planet's Top 10 cities for 2015 has a spot for you.
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Hints of hope in fight to stop Ebola

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 12:02pm
Nigeria and Senegal are Ebola-free. A Spanish nurse's aide has beaten Ebola. And Dallas has cleared dozens from Ebola monitoring.
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Mayor: Sex offender in custody

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:51am
The Mayor of Gary, Indiana, says a sex offender is in custody in connection with the discovery of seven female bodies.
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Competitive shooting a sport for kids?

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:56am
Meet Shyanne Roberts, a 10-year-old competitive shooter who is out to prove something: "Kids and guns don't always mean bad things happen."
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Monica Lewinsky joins Twitter

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:28am
Monica Lewinsky took another step into the public spotlight on Monday when she joined Twitter.
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Hurricane hunters fly into storms

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:22am
What will $35 million dollars do for the next generation of hurricane hunters? CNN's Rachel Crane explains.
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NASA's new unmanned spacecraft

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:22am
Could engineers from NASA and students from Purdue University have designed the next generation of spacecraft?
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Joanne Borgella

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 10:17am
Singer and model Joanne Borgella, an "American Idol" contestant in 2008, died on Saturday at age 32 after a battle with cancer, her family said on her Facebook page.
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The risky way to be a billionaire

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 9:12am
CNNMoney's Cristina Alesci explains venture capital and and why it's risky.
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The man who never gave up hope

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:47am
Six months after more than 200 schoolgirls vanished into the night in Nigeria, the #BringBackOurGirls campaign has faded. But one man did not stop fighting to bring them home.
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Will Boko Haram free schoolgirls?

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:43am
Will they really finally go free?
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Timelapse: Not losing hope

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:42am
Days after the schoolgirls were kidnapped, Alasholuyi Kehinde started taking a photo of himself pleading with the world not to forget them.
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Ebola orphans stigmatized

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:31am
Two children orphaned by Ebola play in the empty corner of a Liberian orphanage. Their parents died last month, and none of the extended family is willing to claim them.
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Empathy for Ebola's African victims?

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 8:30am
The world's response to Ebola is its own sort of tragedy.
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