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The three women of color Trump has appointed, so far

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 8:18am
As Donald Trump's Cabinet begins to take shape, the President-elect has selected three women of color so far to serve in top positions in his administration, including South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, who was a sharp critic of Trump during the 2016 Republican primary campaign.
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Chaos in Australia's parliament

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 8:10am
Refugee rights protesters glued themselves to upholstery and chanted loudly, halting Australia's parliament.
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The strange evolution of the Pence and Trump relationship

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 7:59am
Despite Vice President-elect Mike Pence's influential post shaping Donald Trump's incoming administration, political observers don't have to reach that far back to see moments where the Republican ticket's two members were less in sync, including the Indiana governor's 2016 campaign debut.
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Teen forced to turn to prostitution

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 5:55am
Ali, 17, came to Europe seeking safety. Instead, penniless, he turned to a dangerous underground world. Arwa Damon reports as part of an ongoing investigation.
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Anderson Cooper responds to Trump's latest tweets

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 1:45am
CNN's Anderson Cooper on Tuesday night expressed surprise that President-elect Donald Trump had the time to tweet despite the heavy burden of preparing for the presidency.
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Wildfires scorch at least 250 buildings in Gatlinburg

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 12:59am
Three Gatlinburg-area resorts appear to have been destroyed by wildfires in the popular tourist area in eastern Tennessee, Tennessee Emergency Management spokesman Dean Flener said Tuesday morning. The resorts are the Ober Gatlinburg amusement park and ski area, the Black Bear Falls log-cabin rental resort, and the Westgate Mountain Resort & Spa, Flener said, citing initial reports from Sevier County emergency management officials.
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Why Donald Trump won't change

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 12:22am
Winning the presidency didn't change Donald Trump -- and it's increasingly clear that actually being president won't change him either.
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Officials: ISIS likely inspired Ohio State attacker

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 12:21am
Authorities believe the Ohio State University student responsible for Monday's attack on campus was inspired by terrorist propaganda from ISIS and deceased Yemeni-American cleric Anwar al-Awlaki, two law enforcement sources said.
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Opinion: President Obama, pardon the DREAMers

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 12:14am
"Yes, we can" has become "No, we can't." Disappointing many immigrant advocates, the White House has signaled that it will not be taking action to protect DREAMers.
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Colombia plane crash: 71 dead, 6 survived

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 11:51pm
A plane carrying 72 passengers and nine crew members was involved in an accident near Rionegro, Colombia, according to the country's civil aviation department.
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What is life like for NATO troops in Norway

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 10:35pm
How do NATO soldiers in Norway survive the freezing weather? CNN's Nick Paton Walsh has the story.
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Members of Brazilian football team on board

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 10:33pm
A plane carrying 72 passengers -- including members of a Brazilian soccer team -- and nine crew members crashed near Rionegro, Colombia, according to the country's civil aviation department.
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Is Donald Trump trading out his signature hat?

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 9:54pm
Donald Trump's new hat has fans begging for one. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports you can hang the old hat ornament on your tree.
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Black boxes recovered from deadly crash

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 9:53pm
Investigators have recovered the flight data recorders from the wreckage of a downed plane carrying members of a beloved Brazilian soccer team. CNN's Rene Marsh reports.
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Trump's pick for national security adviser praised alt-right figure as one of the bravest people he's met

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 9:26pm
Michael Flynn, Donald Trump's pick to be national security adviser, praised controversial alt-right provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos one week after the election as "phenomenal" and one of the bravest people he's met.
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Chapecoense team's fairy-tale rise ends in tragedy

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 9:07pm
The fairy-tale rise of Brazil's Chapecoense -- from small football club to national heroes -- has been cut tragically short, leaving the country mourning the loss of one of its most endearing sports teams.
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Jill Stein's running mate: 'I'm not in favor of the recount'

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 8:34pm
The Green Party's Jill Stein has received a bounty of attention and money since she announced her intent to request election recounts in several states, but prominent voices within her party are rebuking the effort.
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Trump to tap billionaire for Commerce Secretary

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 8:34pm
Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross is President-elect Donald Trump's pick for Commerce secretary, two sources tell CNN.
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Opinion: Clues amid mystery of Colombia plane crash

Tue, 11/29/2016 - 8:16pm
Little known about why plane carrying Brazlian athletes went down, but it's possible to offer some informed speculation.
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