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At age 80, Gloria Steinem still matters

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 5:17pm
Kathleen McCartney says the influential feminist and co-founder of Ms. magazine has inspired countless women, herself included, in the ongoing battle to challenge the sexist status quo.
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Landslide death toll rises to 8

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 2:31pm
At least 10 people are unaccounted for after a landslide north of Seattle that's already blamed for three deaths, a spokesman for Washington's governor said Sunday.
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Police: This is 'total devastation'

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:14pm
The search for survivors from a massive mudslide in Washington state continues. CNN's George Howell reports.
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Ouch! Shark bites kitesurfer's arm

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:02pm
A kitesurfer says he was attacked by a shark in Florida. WPTV reports.
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Number of missing in landslide skyrockets

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 1:01pm
Officials said they have 108 reports of people missing or unaccounted for after a landslide in Washington state.
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Pistorius' girlfriend: He threw tantrums

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 12:55pm
Reeva Steenkamp told Oscar Pistorius she was afraid of him and his temper less than three weeks before he shot and killed her, the judge in his murder trial was told Monday.
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Death toll rises

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 12:19pm
A landslide in Washington state kills eight people and destroys several homes. CNN's George Howell reports.
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How experts charted deadly path

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 12:03pm
Chris McLaughlin of Inmarsat discusses the satellite technology used to conclude Flight 370 ended in the Indian Ocean.
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Was MH370 a 'ghost plane'?

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 10:43am
A chilling theory suggests MH370 ran on autopilot long after the crew was incapacitated. It wouldn't be the first time.
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Wow! This time-lapse of Corfu is amazing

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 10:30am
Astrophotographer Vasilis Metallinos and composer John Miliadis produce a film showcasing the Greek Island's night scape
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Shots followed

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 9:25am
A neighbor of Oscar Pistorius said she heard "terrified screaming" the morning that Reeva Steenkamp was fatally shot.
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Train derailment

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 9:22am
A commuter train derailed and hit a platform at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport early Monday, leaving 30 people with non-life-threatening injuries, Chicago police said.
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Honeymoon death

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 9:14am
A British man accused of orchestrating his wife's murder by hit men while they were honeymooning will be extradited to South Africa next month, a South African justice department spokesman said Sunday.
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Mon, 03/24/2014 - 9:14am
Interim Ukrainian President Oleksandr Turchynov ordered the withdrawal of armed forces from Crimea Monday, citing Russian threats to the lives of military staff and their families.
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Post-racial world is here -- on TV

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 8:42am
A racial revolution is quietly taking place on the small screen, and those playing zombies, witches and headless horsemen are leading the way.
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Egypt orders 528 to be executed

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 8:32am
An Egyptian court sentenced 529 supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood to death Monday on charges related to violent riots in the southern Egyptian city of Minya in August, including murdering a police officer, according to state-run news website EgyNews.
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Source: Plane dropped to 12,000 feet

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 8:24am
As a growing number of airplanes scoured the southern Indian Ocean in the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, authorities released new details that paint a different picture of what may have happened in the plane's cockpit.
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The latest

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 8:17am
The weekend brought more reports and twists in what has become one of the greatest aviation mysteries in history.
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Why Obama is losing millennials

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:52am
Julian Zelizer says stunts like his "Between Two Ferns" turn won't draw disenchanted young voters to support Obama, but action on jobs, climate, government reform would
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Singer drops 60 pounds, boyfriend

Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:49am
Nina Osegueda was 19 and 180 pounds when her boyfriend said the thing no boyfriend is supposed to say: "You'd look better if you lost weight."
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