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In war-torn western Mosul, a determined few remain

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 5:43pm
Against a background of columns of thick black smoke rising from southern Mosul, two men push a cart down a dusty, rocky track. On the cart sit a woman in a black dress and a baby, next to a pile of hastily packaged bags.
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Prosecutor fired by Trump leaves legacy as Wall Street crime-buster

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 5:16pm
Preet Bharara is known for his fierce pursuit of insider trading and corruption cases. Now, he's out.
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Glenn Greenwald: CIA and FBI probably intervened in election

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 4:18pm
Journalist and Intercept co-founder Glenn Greenwald said Saturday he believes both the CIA and FBI as well as Russia interfered in the US presidential election.
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President Trump says suspect was disturbed, praises Secret Service

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 3:00pm
President Donald Trump said Saturday that the suspect in the White House intrusion Friday night was disturbed, calling it a sad situation and saying he appreciates the work of the Secret Service.
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Opinion: Trump's hidden success

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 2:47pm
Despite the White House missteps, President Trump is winning victories for conservative Republicans by dismantling regulations and discrediting much of the government, Julian Zelizer writes
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Dozens of Iraqi pilgrims slain in Damascus bombings

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 2:22pm
Twin blasts Saturday in Damascus, Syria, killed at least 40 Iraqi pilgrims and wounded 120 more, according to Iraq's Foreign Ministry.
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Opinion: Women leaders get the boot for corruption, men skate

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 2:11pm
If you want to fight corruption, elect a woman to office. Then everyone will decide that corruption is utterly intolerable and fight it until the bitter end.
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What we know about the Yemen raid

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 1:48pm
The military has completed its after-action review of the controversial raid in Yemen in January, with several defense officials providing details of the findings to CNN Friday.
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Missing spacecraft found orbiting the moon

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 12:46pm
It made history as India's first unmanned lunar spacecraft. Then it vanished.
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Intruder enters grounds wearing backpack

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 12:06pm
Sources say that an intruder was arrested on White House grounds during a time when President Trump was in the residence. CNN's Ryan Nobles reports.
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Terror threat closes German shopping mall

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 11:37am
German police shut down a large shopping mall in the western city of Essen on Saturday following "concrete indications" of a possible terror attack, a police spokesman said.
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Trump's tendency to blame outside forces could destabilize his own government

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 10:56am
When Donald Trump was trailing in public opinion polls leading up to Election Day 2016, he had a ready answer for why he was losing -- the system was rigged against him. He didn't offer any proof, but "this election is rigged" turned into a ready applause line at rallies.
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Opinion: Get ready to rumble, Fearless Girl

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 10:48am
You've got me thinking about women and power, Fearless Girl.
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Dave Chappelle crashes town hall

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 10:01am
In a rare appearance, comedian Dave Chappelle delivered a message on police reform and the "Trump era" at a town hall meeting in Yellow Springs, Ohio.
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Ukraine lawyer seeks probe of alleged hacked texts of Manafort's daughter

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 8:17am
A Ukrainian human rights attorney representing the victims of mass police shootings in Kiev in 2014 has asked prosecutors to investigate what are purported to be the hacked text messages of one of Paul Manafort's daughters, saying the texts point to possible influence Manafort had with Ukraine's president during that period.
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Judge denies 'stand your ground' defense in movie theater shooting

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 6:24am
A retired Tampa police captain who shot and killed a man in a movie theater will face a second-degree murder charge after a judge ruled that Florida's controversial "stand your ground" law does not apply in this case.
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Trump ties to Israeli settlements

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 5:44am
CNN's Oren Liebermann reports on President Trump's ties to Israeli settlements
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Corpse driven 1,300 miles in suitcase, authorities say

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 12:02am
Deputies didn't start investigating the man's death until somebody unzipped a blue suitcase and found his corpse, said Rick Hickman, sheriff of Prairie County, Arkansas.
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Motorist assaulted on highway

Fri, 03/10/2017 - 11:49pm
San Francisco police are investigating an altercation between the driver of a car and a group of dirt bikers and ATV riders.
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How religions say the world will end

Fri, 03/10/2017 - 11:42pm
Religious believers have long speculated about how the world will end. These are a few notable doomsday prophecies.
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