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What 'the cloud' really looks like

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:41am
CNNMoney's Laurie Segall explains how "the cloud" keeps all your devices in sync.
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Chris Rock raises eyebrows on 'SNL'

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:34am
Chris Rock delivered on his reputation for controversy as "Saturday Night Live" host and Prince performs for eight minutes.
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For GOP, scary 'blue wall' awaits

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:33am
David Gergen says even a big victory in Tuesday's election won't make the GOP path to a White House win in 2016 easy
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13 spectacular footbridges

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 10:41am
The recent opening of the world's first peak-to-peak suspension bridge in Switzerland is yet another example of how footbridges -- once simply built to provide passage over challenging obstacles -- are increasingly being designed with thrill seekers in mind.
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Her words

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 10:38am
On New Year's Day, after months of suffering from debilitating headaches, I learned that I had brain cancer.
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ISIS brainwashing kids into killers?

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 10:09am
CNN's Nick Paton Walsh takes a look at how ISIS is using media to desensitize children.
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Wallenda's blindfolded tightrope walk

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 9:49am
Record-breaking daredevil Nik Wallenda will attempt on Sunday what he calls his most challenging feat to date: a tightrope walk between two skyscrapers 600 feet above downtown Chicago.
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Pop star's odd act as kid is born

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 9:42am
CNN's Lisa France explains why Robbie Williams is either the best or worst husband on the planet.
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School to rip abortion page out of books

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 9:39am
An Arizona high school is ripping a page on abortion out of students' science books saying it violates state law.
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The truth about launching spaceships

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 9:27am
Friday's crash of Virgin Galactic's SpaceShip Two, with its tragic loss of life, comes just three days after the failure of Orbital Sciences Corp.'s Antares re-supply mission to the International Space Station.
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Today's Internet star: Alex from Target

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 9:15am
If you woke up this morning, looked at Twitter and wondered, "Who the hell is Alex from Target?" you're not alone.
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Rihanna's back on Instagram

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 9:10am
After a controversy over topless photos in May, Rihanna's Instagram feed went quiet for months.
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Dying player gets to play college game

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:51am
Basketball might be a team sport, but Mount St. Joseph University freshman Lauren Hill was clearly the star of the court Sunday in Ohio's Cintas Center in Cincinnati.
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Epic phone prank stumps customer

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:45am
The hit show "The Carbonaro Effect" airs Thursdays at 10pm ET on TruTV.
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WWII wreckage raised from lake

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:44am
The wreckage of a World War II plane that disappeared roughly 70 years ago is being hauled out of a Canada lake.
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She lost 145 pounds -- could you?

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:41am
One day, Kari Ianuale had had enough. The Nazareth, Pennsylvania, resident was embarrassed to discover that her size 24 pants no longer fit.
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Cruise evacuated after collision

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:39am
A Bahamas Celebration cruise was cut short on Halloween after the ship struck something at sea.
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How she made her decision

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:34am
Brittany Maynard says she hasn't decided yet when she'll end her life, but it's a decision she's still determined to make.
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10 Senate battles too close to call

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:27am
John King and the Inside Politics panel breaks down the 2014 midterm races to watch on Tuesday.
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U.N.: Global warming more certain

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 8:21am
"If left unchecked, climate change will increase the likelihood of severe, pervasive and irreversible impacts for people and ecosystems," a new report says.
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