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Air travel hobbled after Chicago fire

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 6:15pm
The FAA is not saying when it expects normal air service to return to Chicago O'Hare International and Midway airports.
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Dive into world's deepest pool?

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 6:12pm
Yes it's a dive hotel, but not that kind of dive hotel.
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More bodies found on volcano

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 4:49pm
Five more lifeless bodies have been found on the slopes of Japan's Mount Ontake, bringing the total number of presumed dead in a volcanic eruption Saturday to 36.
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Bill Hader's 'SNL' cast impressions

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 4:46pm
Bill Hader gives his impressions of his fellow "Saturday Night Live" cast members.
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'SNL' mocks NFL's Roger Goodell

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 4:25pm
Actor Chris Pratt imitates NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in a "Saturday Night Live" skit. Susan Hendricks reports.
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Inside the 'Umbrella Revolution'

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 4:16pm
The Hong Kong pro-democracy demonstrations began as both isolated and all-consuming events.
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3 crashes in 30 mins at actor's home

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 4:09pm
KRQE reports on three car crashes that occurred within minutes of each other in front of a "Breaking Bad" actor's house.
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Realtor vanishes

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 3:41pm
[Breaking news update published at 12:03 p.m. ET]
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Poll: N.C. Senate race spoiler?

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 3:29pm
In one of the most closely-watched Senate races of the year, incumbent Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan of North Carolina holds a narrow three-point advantage over her Republican challenger, according to a new CNN/ORC International survey.
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Poll: Tight Louisiana Senate race

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 3:29pm
As Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu defends her U.S. Senate seat in Louisiana, a new CNN/ORC International poll indicates the third-term incumbent carries a slim advantage over her closest GOP rival in the general election this November.
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Did enterovirus cause kids' paralysis?

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 3:11pm
Health officials are looking for the cause of a neurologic illness that's affected nine children in Colorado.
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9 Ukraine soldiers killed by tank fire

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 2:17pm
Seven Ukrainian soldiers were killed by tank fire Monday at the airport in the flashpoint city of Donetsk, the country's state news agency reported.
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Now on Google: poverty

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 1:44pm
Lake Providence, Louisiana, is the parish seat of the "most unequal place in America," meaning it has a higher rate of income inequality than any other parish or county. And until somewhat recently, the poor side of town was invisible on Google Maps.
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George Clooney makes it legal

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 1:20pm
George Clooney, the man long considered one of Hollywood's most eligible bachelors, followed up his private wedding to British human rights attorney Amal Alamuddin with a civil ceremony in Venice, Italy, on Monday.
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Malkovich remakes iconic portraits

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 1:05pm
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Most spectacular buildings from 2014

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 12:10pm
Zaha Hadid's spaceship-like Dongdaemun Design Plaza, an avant-garde new home for Singapore's oldest Buddhist Temple, and a private bunker sprawling on top of a lake are some of the shortlisted entries competing for architectural honors at the World Architecture Festival in Singapore this week.
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Cheers as Lenin statue falls

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 11:44am
Crowds in Eastern Ukraine cheered as a the largest statue of Vladimir Lenin in the country was pulled down.
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Mom pulled over has baby in trunk

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 11:41am
A Florida mother has been charged with child abuse after police say she had her baby placed in the trunk.
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Afghanistan's President sworn in

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 11:40am
Ashraf Ghani was sworn in as the new President of Afghanistan on Monday, sealing the country's first peaceful democratic transition of power.
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'SNL' kicks off season 40

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 11:37am
Season 40 of "Saturday Night Live" kicked off over the weekend with much the same assessment as previous seasons: talent that needs seasoning, up-and-down sketches and mixed reviews.
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