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Gov. Christie to heckler: Shut up

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 9:23pm
At a press conference remembering Superstorm Sandy, Governor Chris Christie grew angry at an unruly heckler.
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World Series opposites

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 9:19pm
Tonight we find out whether it's time for a team of destiny or a team that's a new type of dynasty.
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How safe are you, really, at work?

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 8:59pm
When a business tells you that they are more concerned with your safety than anything else, beware. They are not being honest, says CNN's Mike Rowe.
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Cops: Canseco shot himself in hand

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 8:27pm
Former baseball slugger Jose Canseco, who accidentally shot himself in a finger on his left hand while cleaning a gun, tweeted a photo of the injured hand on Wednesday.
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Why her story resonates

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 8:18pm
When we think of terminal cancer patients, we don't imagine someone like Brittany Maynard.
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'I don't want to die'

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 8:17pm
Terminally ill Brittany Maynard opened up in an interview to CBS on the reasons why she plans to end her life.
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Destruction rolls in at 30 feet per hour

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 8:14pm
A 2,000-degree river of lava could swallow a dozen Hawaiian homes in the next day or two -- and there's nothing anyone can do about it.
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1.5% tax that could save 23M lives

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 8:12pm
Oxfam says the gap between the super rich and super poor is so stark it's doing enormous damage. Jim Boulden reports.
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'Operation' creator needs operation

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 7:51pm
John Spinello created the game of "Operation" nearly 50 years ago. Now he needs help paying for a medical procedure.
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'Terminator: Genisys' offers new take

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 7:45pm
There's a new "Terminator" on the way -- and this time, he's guarding Sarah Connor.
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No catcalls: How to approach women

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 6:42pm
Remember the obnoxious guy in the early-'80s Mr. Microphone commercial? While cruising in a convertible with his friends, he uses the old Ronco toy to come on to a pedestrian.
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When to quit a job and follow your dream

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 6:23pm
When should you quit a stable job to pursue your dream? Mike Rowe weighs in."Somebody's Gotta Do It," Wed at 9p E on CNN
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A white president in Africa

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 5:16pm
When Guy Scott takes the reins as Zambia's interim President, he'll become the first white African head of state in sub-Saharan Africa since apartheid.
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Is killing ISIS leader a good idea?

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 4:58pm
Should the U.S. try to assassinate ISIS's leader? The answer might not be as obvious as many assume, writes Robert Baer.
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New tool in Eric Frein manhunt

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 4:40pm
State Troopers searching for accused cop killer Eric Frein are getting some help with a new device. WNEP reports.
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Woman's beheading, son's death linked

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 4:28pm
A woman was found beheaded in an apartment in New York on Tuesday night, and shortly afterward her son died in an apparent suicide when he stopped in front of a train, a law enforcement source told CNN.
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Ex-U.S. soldier on the front lines

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 4:17pm
A small town in Wisconsin is a far cry from the civil war-ravaged fields of northern Syria.
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Kurdish women are fierce force

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 4:16pm
Don't be fooled by the pretty songs they sing in their downtime -- these women are among ISIS' most deadly enemies.
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Marvel's movie plan through 2019

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 4:04pm
Marvel announced a huge slate of forthcoming films at a Tuesday news conference -- including a two-part "Avengers," "Infinity War" -- but left out a bit of "Strange" information fans were waiting for.
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Suspect in 6 rapes caught

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 3:52pm
A Massachusetts child rape suspect who was wanted in connection with a cross country spree of sexual assaults, kidnappings and armed robberies has been arrested.
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