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8 bodies recovered at crash site

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 1:24pm
Eight bodies have now been recovered from the site where a U.S. Marine Corps helicopter crashed while on a relief mission in Nepal, the country's military said Saturday. It said the bodies are not recognizable.
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Why Preakness is the race to watch

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 1:24pm
It's a dilemma 1960s TV character Jan Brady knew well: "How do you stand out when you're the middle sister?"
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Holyfield beats Romney in charity boxing match

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 12:32pm
Call it the Quake on the Lake.
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New U.S. mom trapped overseas

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 12:24pm
Wendy Morrow, who was seven months pregnant, was ready to board the plane at the Hong Kong International Airport to visit her brother in Xiamen, China, but moments before she got to the gate -- her water broke.
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President Obama ordered raid into Syria

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 8:40am
President Obama ordered the raid that killed ISIS leader Abu Sayyaf at the recommendation of his national security team. CNN's Sunlen Serfaty reports.
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David Lynch back on 'Twin Peaks' reboot

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 8:35am
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Gun used in Mississippi cop killings found

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 8:34am
Authorities have recovered a gun police say was used in the shooting deaths of two police officers in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, said Mayor Johnny Dupree.
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Train may have been hit by object, conductor says

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 8:31am
The FBI will investigate damage to the Amtrak train's windshield, the NTSB says. FULL STORY
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U.S. troops kill ISIS leader

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 8:18am
U.S. Special Operations forces killed senior ISIS leader Abu Sayyaf in a major anti-ISIS raid in Syria. CNN's Barbara Starr reports.
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Mysterious blue sunset on Mars

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 7:57am
NASA's rover Curiosity captured incredible images of a blue sunset on Mars. CNN's Rachel Crane reports.
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So you want to work at a cannabis club?

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 6:30am
Caitlin McGuire, owner of BCC, explains how to be a good cannabis club employee. "High Profits" airs Sundays at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
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Death for Tsarnaev won't heal things

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 6:29am
As a Christian, I can't but feel horrified at the news that a federal jury has imposed the death penalty on Dzhokar Tsarnaev, the young man who (with his brother) was responsible for the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.
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Singing Sergeant has big lesson on military

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 6:29am
Army Sgt. Corrin Campbell is a chameleon. Tough combat U.S. Army veteran. Buttoned up officer. And that female singer with the pink hair and the red lips, on a high school stage, belting out Taylor Swift's' "Blank Space."
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Amtrak engineer ranted online about train safety

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 6:05am
Amtrak 188 engineer Brandon Bostian appeared to be a blogger, posting comments on train safety for years. CNN's Drew Griffin reports.
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'Stupid' question? GOP digs in on efforts to cut funding

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 6:05am
Democrats hammered Republicans for pushing cuts even in the wake of the crash. FULL STORY
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U.S. sends weapons to Iraq as ISIS advances

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 5:49am
The U.S. is "expediting" weapon shipments to Iraq in light of the ISIS advances in Ramadi. FULL STORY
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Most Dems shrug off Stephanopoulos's disclosure of Clinton donations

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 5:20am
Political reactions to ABC News chief anchor George Stephanopoulos's admission of donations to the Clinton Foundation continued on Friday, with questions centering on whether the former Clinton strategist was fit to moderate presidential debates.
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Governors, eyeing 2016, face troubles at home

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 5:20am
They're making their case in Washington, in the early states and even on foreign trips: The governors vying for the presidency in 2016 say that their party must nominate a candidate who has led a state.
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Howard Dean screams again

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 2:04am
Howard Dean re-enacted his most famous, or infamous, moment Thursday night, as he performed the "Dean Scream" from his ill-fated 2004 campaign in an attack against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
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Life can go on and on for federal death row inmates

Sat, 05/16/2015 - 1:24am
The U.S. has executed just three people since reinstating the death penalty in 1988. FULL STORY
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