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Udall, Gardner trade jabs

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:41pm
John King, Julie Pace and Ron Fournier discuss a POLITICO debate between the two Colorado Senate candidates.
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Convicted mayor wants 'final rodeo'

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:32pm
Tuesday's election in the littlest of states is causing the biggest of stirs.
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Who is suspect Eric Frein?

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:30pm
As far as manhunts go, Eric Matthew Frein is an especially challenging target.
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Hagel memo criticized Syria strategy

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:29pm
Earlier this month, while on an trip to Latin America to discuss climate change, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel sat down and wrote a highly private, and very blunt memo to National Security Advisor Susan Rice about U.S. policy toward Syria.
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Abbas: Closing holy site means war

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:14pm
Tensions between Palestinians and Israelis spiked in Jerusalem Thursday as Israel closed access to the Temple Mount, a move Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called a "declaration of war."
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World Series legend is born

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 6:11pm
So much for destiny.
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Burkina Faso Parliament torched

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 5:57pm
With protesters setting fire to the Parliament building in the West Africa country of Burkina Faso amid demands for economic change and political reform, President Blaise Compaore declared a state of emergency Thursday and dissolved the government.
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Get up to speed

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 5:47pm
The fight to contain Ebola continues in West Africa, but there's a ray of hope. In the United States, there's fighting of a different kind: quarantine discords and lawsuits linked to Ebola fears.
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The longest 90 feet ... ever!

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 5:36pm
CNN's Jake Tapper relives the Giants win over the Royals in the World Series and explains how baseball applies to life.
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Obama heads to Maine amid battle

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 5:33pm
When President Barack Obama visits Maine on Thursday, he won't come within 300 miles of the nurse protesting her state-mandated Ebola quarantine.
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The new hot spot for migrants

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 5:05pm
CNN's Alina Machado follows the U.S. Coast Guard as they intercept migrants attempting to get into the country.
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Lopez: I've felt abused in the past

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 4:46pm
Not all abuse leaves physical scars, and that's a reality Jennifer Lopez is exploring in a new memoir.
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LeBron ad you'll be talking about

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 4:41pm
NBA's LeBron James has a new Nike ad that premieres the same night he returns to the court as a Cleveland Cavalier.
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Senator's jokes caught on tape

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 4:40pm
South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham, who is toying with the idea of a presidential bid, joked in a private gathering this month that "white men who are in male-only clubs are going to do great in my presidency," according to an audio recording of his comments provided to CNN.
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Obama, Netanyahu tensions

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 4:05pm
Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu haven't liked each other for years -- they just aren't bothering to hide it anymore.
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Comedian, rap mogul arrested

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:57pm
Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight and comedian Micah "Katt" Williams were arrested Wednesday, accused of stealing a photographer's camera last month.
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Scientists link 60 genes to autism

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:56pm
Researchers have found dozens of new genes that may play a role in causing autism, according to two studies published Wednesday in the medical journal Nature.
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Site not closed in years

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:50pm
The Temple Mount has been temporarily closed to visitors following an attack on a Rabbi.
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Clashes at Temple Mount

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:50pm
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The 7 quirkiest Kickstarter gadgets

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 3:37pm
Crowdfunding and high-tech innovation were made for each other.
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