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Is candidate smoking pot in ad?

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 2:04am
A medical marijuana advocate turned write-in candidate for Rhode Island governor has garnered instant social media attention by smoking what she says is pot in a campaign video.
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Singing stars split up

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 12:35am
Jason Derulo has a message for fans worried about his breakup with Jordin Sparks: "Everything is cool."
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780-pound bear killed by hunter

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 12:28am
A hunter in Wisconsin shot and killed a 780-pound black bear locals called "Sampson". WLUK reports.
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31-day rape sentence now 10 years

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 12:24am
A Montana teacher who had been given 31 days for raping a student was resentenced Friday. His 14-year-old victim committed suicide before the case went to trial.
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Suicide attempt slows airports

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 12:19am
An attempted suicide and fire led to massive delays at Chicago's O'Hare and Midway airports. CNN's Ted Rowlands reports.
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Man reportedly slit wrists, set fire

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 12:09am
Officials say that a fire at an FAA facility appears to have been started by a man with self-inflicted wounds.
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Hannah Graham suspect back in Va.

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 11:02pm
Jesse Matthew, a suspect in the disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, returned to Virginia on Friday, authorities said.
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'Friends' dine out after 20th anniversary

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 9:27pm
It's a "Friends" reunion. Again.
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They secretly trade on Wall Street

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 9:15pm
CNNMoney's Paul LaMonica explains Wall Street's dark pools and how they work
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Female fighter pilot led ISIS airstrikes

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 9:09pm
Maj. Mariam Al Mansouri, the United Arab Emirates' first female fighter pilot, led a strike mission this week against the terror group.
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Gingrich: When Congress kept its word

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 9:05pm
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Cherice Moralez loved poetry

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 8:30pm
Cherice Moralez wasn't the type to wait for the storm to pass. She preferred to dance in the downpour.
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What to drink with a big ol' steak

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 7:45pm
A luscious, pan-seared steak deserves a mighty red wine. Here's what the experts suggest.
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2013: Mom can't believe ruling

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 7:43pm
Auliea Hanlon, Cherice Moralez's mother, says she's "floored" over the month sentence of her daughter's former teacher.
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Snooki gives birth to 2nd child

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 7:37pm
Snooki gives birth to a little bambina!
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UK, Denmark, Belgium join ISIS fight

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 7:26pm
Those nations are joining more than 50 countries fighting ISIS. U.S. Defense Secretary Hagel warns it's just the beginning of the war.
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2013: Survivors recount attack

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 7:08pm
In 2013, survivors of the Westgate shopping mall attack in Nairobi, Kenya, recounted the horror of the attack.
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Does your child have 'toxic stress'?

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 6:50pm
Chances are, you know someone whose child has been diagnosed with attention-deficit (hyperactivity) disorder. Perhaps you've received that news about yourself or your own child. In many cases, it's a legitimate issue and can require medication, therapy or both. But in my experience, ADHD is sometimes a diagnosis that can be mistakenly given based on a pattern of behavior, without appropriate understanding of the underlying biology.
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Family tragedy inspires Westgate hero

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 6:50pm
Dharmesh Bulsara reflects on risking his life to save others during the 2013 Westgate mall attack in Nairobi, Kenya.
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FDA warns of fake Ebola drugs

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 6:31pm
The FDA has sent warning letters to three companies who are selling products that claim to treat or cure Ebola.
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