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Will man who kicked cat go to jail?

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 7:01am
A New York man caught on camera kicking a cat may also face jail time after being charged with animal cruelty.
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ISIS captives

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 6:05am
Another gruesome video. Another beheading of a Western captive by ISIS. And another family forewarned that its loved one will be next.
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Welcome to Europe's strangest public park

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 5:27am
It's home to a sound system from Jamaica and an elephant slide from Chernobyl.
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Family remembers Alan Henning

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 4:46am
Friends and family pay tribute to Alan Henning, the latest hostage murdered by ISIS. CNN's Karl Penhaul reports.
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Nobel Prizes

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 4:37am
A week of Nobel Prize announcements begins Monday in Sweden with the prize for physiology or medicine.
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Inside Utah's addiction struggle

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 3:49am
Utah is known for its clean, healthy lifestyle set up by the Mormons, but this state is now dealing with skyrocketing rates of prescription drug abuse, says CNN's Lisa Ling.
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Amazon finds hit in 'Transparent'

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 3:07am
"Transparent" is creating a lot of buzz, but you won't find it on a network. CNN's Samuel Burke reports.
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Ferguson flash mob disrupts symphony

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 3:04am
It was a protest of an altogether different sort.
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Not giving up on Flight 370

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:41am
Brianna Keilar reports on the new developments that will shape the coming renewed search of MH370.
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Honeymoon murder trial to begin

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:37am
A millionaire British businessman accused of hiring hit men to kill his new wife during their honeymoon in South Africa is set to go on trial Monday.
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Ebola patient headed to Nebraska

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:16am
An American freelance cameraman who was diagnosed with Ebola and who worked for NBC left Liberia on a specially-equipped plane Sunday and was headed to Nebraska, the network reported.
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The world's scariest stairs

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:07am
Watch your step as you climb these stairs, whether spiraling up mountains, narrow passageways or sky-scraping attractions.
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Fighting for legal divorce in Philippines

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:03am
When Rowena Festin leaves her job as a congressional aide in Quezon City, Metro Manila each day, she returns home to three children and a husband. But her marriage, like many others in the Philippines, exists in name only.
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Ebola Fast Facts

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 12:14am
Here's some background information about Ebola, a virus with a high fatality rate that was first identified in Africa in 1976.
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Full recovery for oldest congressman

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 11:11pm
Congressman Ralph Hall underwent surgery to repair damage to his hip after a car accident, his office said Sunday.
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1 airman dead, 2 missing in storm

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 10:45pm
The three were washed away from their station post at Okinawa's Kadena Air Base, near where Typhoon Phanfone was churning with winds as powerful as 104 mph.
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Brazil's election headed for runoff

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 9:19pm
As Brazilians go the polls on Sunday, they can be virtually sure that their next President will be a woman. Only weeks ago, that wasn't the case.
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Parts Unknown Paraguay Sneak Peek

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 9:18pm
Get a sneak peek at Anthony Bourdain's next adventure in Paraguay. The CNN Original Series "Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown" Sunday, Oct. 12th 9pm ET/PT.
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Spain's human towers

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 9:16pm
Teams compete in the 25th Human Tower Competition in Tarragona, Spain
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Hong Kong

Sun, 10/05/2014 - 9:08pm
A Hong Kong student group said Sunday that it would restart dialogue with the government if police do a better job of handling clashes between pro-democracy protesters and people opposed to the demonstrations.
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