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3 killed after car hits crowd leaving church Christmas event

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 12:00pm
Three people were killed after a driver plowed into a crowd of people -- many of whom had just left a church Christmas event -- in Southern California, authorities said.
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Baseball eyes U.S.-Cuba opening

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 11:34am
More than half a century of hostility between the United States and Cuba has done nothing to diminish the island's love of America's national pastime.
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Grandmother: 'Now my family can sleep'

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 11:25am
A man who allegedly shot a 15-year-old boy and his 12-year-old cousin last summer following a neighborhood dispute over a dog has been arrested in Stockton, California, after a 7-month manhunt, police said.
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Fuzzy signs of life on Mars?

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 9:44am
It could be a sign, a vague one.
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Watch thieves steal Barbie's Corvette

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 8:09am
Police bust shoplifting "heart attack" scam. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on some heart-stopping shopping.
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Girl's last words: I know I'm going to die

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 8:07am
An 11-year-old girl died from an allergic reaction on a family trip to Hawaii. CNN affiliate KTXL reports.
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Sausage dog becomes Slim Jim

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 7:59am
A 77-pound dachshund slims down, becomes a calendar boy! CNN's Jeanne Moos has a winner of a wiener dog.
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11 trillion gallons of rain still needed to end California drought

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 7:49am
About 11 trillion gallons of rain, or nearly 17 million Olympic swimming pools full.
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Thaw with Cuba angers exiles

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 4:16am
In Miami, where the vast majority of the large population of Cuban exiles once fiercely opposed any change in the U.S. stance toward the island, reactions were split, largely along generational lines.
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Judge tosses conviction of boy executed at 14

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 4:15am
A judge has vacated the conviction of a 14-year-old boy who was executed for allegedly killing two girls some 70 years ago in South Carolina.
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205 more charges for kidnapping suspect

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 10:04pm
A 34-year-old man originally charged in the kidnapping of a New Hampshire teen is now facing 205 additional charges, according to two grand jury rulings.
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Six charged in West Virginia water contamination

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 10:02pm
Almost one year after water for more than 300,000 West Virginia residents was contaminated because of a chemical spill, six former officials for the company responsible for the leak are facing federal charges.
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14 arrested in deadly meningitis outbreak

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 9:58pm
Fourteen people have been arrested in connection with the deadly 2012 national outbreak of fungal meningitis linked to steroid injections distributed by a compounding pharmacy in Massachusetts, a law enforcement source told CNN on Wednesday.
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Watch Thursday's show!

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 6:53pm
December 18, 2014
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Oops! College accepts rejected students

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 5:25pm
Almost 300 students who had been rejected by Johns Hopkins University received a joyous shock over the weekend when the prestigious Baltimore school said they'd been admitted after all -- but they hadn't.
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Debilitating outbreak sweeps Americas

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 3:34pm
Its name means "bending over in pain." It has no treatment or vaccine. Its symptoms resemble Dengue fever. And it has infected more than 1 million people -- 155 of them fatally -- since spreading to the Americas one year ago.
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The yearbook pic they didn't want you to see

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 1:35pm
A high school senior's yearbook picture includes her two great loves: her dog and hunting. CNN affiliate WTEN has more.
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#AskACop becomes trending forum for vents about police

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 12:06pm
#AskACop was launched as an opportunity for the public to pose questions of police officers, who have been under the spotlight in the wake of Michael Brown and Eric Garner's deaths. It became a trending on Twitter, as many used the hashtag to rail against what they viewed as some police officers' unjust treatment of African-Americans.
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Alan Gross freed, U.S. and Cuba strike historic deal

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 9:45am
U.S. contractor Alan Gross, held by the Cuban government since 2009, was freed Wednesday as part of a landmark deal with Cuba that paves the way for a major overhaul in U.S. policy toward the island, senior administration officials tell CNN.
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'Breathe Easy' T-shirts stir controversy

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 9:29am
Eric Garner's final words have become a rallying call for protesters across the country.
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