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Shocking tip left for awful service

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 1:06pm
One couple in Iowa leaves a waiter with a surprise tip.
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Is Kim Jong Un still in charge?

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 12:31pm
A defector claims Kim Jong Un is not in charge, that a shadowy group is pulling the strings. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
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Corporate raiders companies fear

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 12:30pm
CNNMoney's Paul LaMonica explains activist investors: who they are and how they use their power.
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Reporter explains Wiig interview

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 12:29pm
KWGN's Chris Parente explains how his interview with Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig went viral and apologizes.
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Hong Kong protesters in cyberwar

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 11:15am
The massive protests in Hong Kong took an ugly turn on Friday when students pressing for representative democracy clashed with opponents, prompting a breakdown of talks aimed at defusing the crisis.
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Protestors hacked through app

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 11:01am
Protestors have been relying on the "FireChat" app to communicate, but some users have received suspicious messages.
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Who's behind attack on protests?

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 10:57am
Student protest leader Joshua Wong says the Hong Kong government bears responsibility for attacks on demonstrators
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Hear singing highway play a tune

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 10:08am
Hear highway sing when you drive over it. CNN's Jeanne Moos plays name that tune where the rubber meets the road.
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See close-up of erupting volcano

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 10:06am
Drone footage captures Iceland's Bárdarbunga volcano erupting. It was too dangerous to be approached by manned aircraft.
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Actor recalls unusual gift from nun

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 10:02am
Comedian Nick Offerman talks about his very interesting Sunday School lesson.
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This movie cost more than going to Mars

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 9:31am
India made a ship that orbited Mars for less than it cost to make the movie "Gravity." CNN's Rachel Crane reports.
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From Obama's lips straight to GOP ads

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 8:03am
To Republicans, President Barack Obama is a gift that keeps on giving when it comes to campaign fodder to use against Democrats.
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Authorities criticized for missteps

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 7:07am
Dr. Sanjay Gupta reviews some of the mistakes that were allegedly made in the handling of Ebola patient Eric Duncan.
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Would Jesus OK same-sex marriage?

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 6:28am
Same-sex marriage has risen into the headlines again, as the U.S. Supreme Court mulls over whether or not it should weigh in on its constitutionality. But even Sen. Rand Paul, a likely contender for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, has suggested that it should not be a matter of federal concern. "It is a local issue and always has been," he told an interviewer in South Carolina this past week. The tide on this issue seems, quite rapidly, to have shifted.
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50 things you can't miss this fall

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 6:16am
For culture obsessives, fall is the best time of year.
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15 best superfoods for fall

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 6:15am
Fall superfoods are the perfect excuse to get cooking on cool nights. See fall superfood pictures to get started!
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Best towns for fall colors

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 6:13am
"Since I was a child my family has made an almost weekly trip to have lunch in Skaneateles," says Rachel Dickinson, based in the nearby New York State town of Ithaca and author of Falconer on the Edge.
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Is Pluto making a comeback?

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 6:10am
Poor Pluto. Is it or isn't it a planet?
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Is your flying car finally here?

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 6:09am
There may be plenty of idiots on the road, but is putting them in the skies taking it, quite literally, to the next dimension?
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'I believe in hopeless causes'

Sat, 10/04/2014 - 5:49am
Peter Kassig first went to the Middle East as a U.S. soldier then returned to the region as a medic to help victims of war. Now he's held by terrorists, who have threatened that they will kill him next.
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