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Cops: Woman shot with gun for crisis

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 8:39pm
A woman appears to have accidentally fatally shot herself in the head with a gun bought to prepare for possible Ferguson-related unrest, according to sources briefed on the police investigation.
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Giuliani: Ferguson is exception

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 6:35pm
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani says the controversy surrounding the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was fatally shot by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, does not exemplify a larger national problem.
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Why Jerusalem is so explosive

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 5:11pm
Even back when you could still use the term "peace process" with a straight face, the odds of solving the Jerusalem issue were pretty long. But things are even worse now, says Aaron David Miller.
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WH correspondents invite 'SNL' star

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 4:47pm
Comedian and actress Cecily Strong will headline the White House Correspondents' Association annual dinner in April, the group announced Wednesday.
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Infant abandoned in storm drain

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 4:42pm
Two cyclists rescued a baby boy who was in abandoned in a storm drain in Sydney, Australia.
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Flip phones are hip again

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 4:31pm
Hipsters, rejoice. Next time you ride your fixed-gear bicycle to the the thrift store, where you find a vintage, grease-stained mechanic's shirt that matches your Rollie Fingers mustache and Grizzly Adams beard, there's an edgy, if technologically sub-optimal, way to tell your friends about it.
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How is 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay'?

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 4:23pm
Are the odds still ever in our favor?
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New Beyonce video rocks the Web

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 4:15pm
Social media is all abuzz with the latest video from the Queen B herself -- Beyonce.
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Graham raps GOP on immigration

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 4:13pm
A key Republican senator chastised his House GOP colleagues Sunday for failing to pass a comprehensive immigration bill.
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'SNL' skit: Obama is Capitol bully

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 3:44pm
You sure gotta climb a lot of steps to reach the Capitol building in Washington, so just imagine what the tumble down is like.
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Students slam first lady over lunches

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 3:43pm
Students unhappy with school meals are taking it out on the first lady by sharing images on social media of lunches sarcastically tagged #ThanksMichelleObama.
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Federer wins first Davis Cup title

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 3:21pm
A year that began in uncertainty for Roger Federer ended with a historic title for the 17-time grand slam champion and his country.
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'Orange' actress: They deported my family

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 3:10pm
Actress Diane Guerrero speaks about her family's deportation from the U.S. to Colombia when she was 14 years old.
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6-year-old a future Formula 1 star?

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 2:32pm
John Defterios meets Rashid Al Dhaheri, a precocious 6-year-old who has his sights set on becoming a Formula 1 racer.
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Russia: West wants regime change

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 2:30pm
With tensions simmering over the deadly crisis in Ukraine, Russia has accused the West of seeking regime change in Moscow, prompting renewed comparisons with the Cold War era.
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Obama immigration flashback

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 1:59pm
It was the summer of 2007 and Senator Edward M. Kennedy, D-Mass., unloaded on his junior colleague, then-Sen. Barack Obama, D-Illinois.
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Obama pushes for his immigration plan

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 1:58pm
His new immigration plan stamped and signed, President Barack Obama on Friday rallied support behind his decision to delay deportation of millions of undocumented immigrants, though a heckler in a mostly supportive crowd in Las Vegas illustrated the high-voltage issue is far from settled.
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'SNL' mocks immigration controversy

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 1:57pm
"Saturday Night Live" poked fun at Congress and President Obama with a sketch about the immigration controversy.
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Secret Darren Wilson meetings?

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 1:52pm
Brian speaks with Inside Edition's Jim Moret about secret, off-the-record meetings between reporters and Darren Wilson.
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Key and Peele make up crazy words

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 1:41pm
From "Nooice" to "Armenian conveyor belt," Key and Peele are modern-day wordsmiths.
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