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New York man dies after chokehold by police

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 10:23am
Staten Island man Eric Garner was being detained by police when he was forced to the ground by an officer in a chokehold. Garner, a 350-lb asthmatic, soon after died from a heart attack en route to the hospital.
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U.S. military's new foe

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 10:15am
Sharon Burke says climate change threatens America's military, and taking the problem seriously makes sense.
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Sinkhole spurs evacuations

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:28am
A massive sinkhole in Spring Hill, Florida led to the evacuation of several nearby residents. CNN affiliate WTSP reports.
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Dad: I beat son's molester

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:26am
A father in Daytona Beach, Florida, called 911 early Friday morning to report that when he found someone sexually abusing his 11-year-old son, he beat the assailant until he was "nice and knocked out" for police to apprehend.
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Calif. man wanted to join ISIS?

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:26am
A 20-year-old California man who told authorities he wanted to travel to Syria to join the militant group Islamic State in Iraq and Syria has been arrested, according to federal documents.
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Widow wins $23B in smoking lawsuit

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:55am
A Florida jury awarded a widow $23.6 billion in damages in her lawsuit against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, her lawyer said.
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Democrats afraid of inequality?

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:53am
Julian Zelizer says President Obama called inequality the "defining challenge" of our time but hasn't followed through.
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Sex harassment tough to prove

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:53am
Danny Cevallos says most people have little idea of what it takes to prove sexual harassment
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Who will speak for MH17 victims?

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:52am
The front-page headline put it plainly: "MURDERERS," it accused in huge capital letters, trying to capture the national mood in the Netherlands during a time of grief and anger.
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See humpback whales entertain boaters

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:36am
Several humpback whales play and feed in Monterrey Bay giving boaters a show. CNN affiliate KSBW reports.
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5,000 gallons of diesel spill after 2 trains collide in Wisconsin

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:22am
Two trains collided in southeastern Wisconsin on Sunday night, causing 5,000 gallons of diesel to spill, a fire official said.
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James Garner: 'Like, Zen, man'

Sun, 07/20/2014 - 11:48pm
Gene Seymour says the 'Rockford Files' actor worked the persona of the principled coward, charming audiences whenever he showed up on the big or small screen
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Kerry on plane disaster: 'Moment of truth" for Putin

Sun, 07/20/2014 - 4:50pm
The United States upped pressure on Russia's Vladimir Putin on Sunday over his response to the Malaysia Airlines jet shoot-down in eastern Ukraine, with Secretary of State John Kerry noting on CNN that it was a "moment of truth" for the Russian president.
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Dad to 911: Send an ambulance

Sun, 07/20/2014 - 3:05pm
A dad says he caught someone sexually abusing his 11-year-old son, he beat the assailant and then called 911.
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Police: 25-pound boy nearly starved, beaten by family

Sun, 07/20/2014 - 12:45am
A 7-year-old Pennsylvania boy beaten for sneaking food was nearly starved and sometimes resorted to eating insects he caught on the back porch, authorities said.
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19 injured when Texas prison roof collapses

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 3:59pm
Nineteen people were injured when a roof of a private prison collapsed Saturday near Lufkin, Texas, fire officials said.
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Missing American's body found in 2 bags

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 3:41pm
Human remains found in two plastic bags near a beach in southwestern Mexico have been identified as those of Harry Devert, a New Yorker who left his job as a trader in finance for a transcontinental motorcycle journey from the United States to Latin America, Mexican authorities said.
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Get your kid off smart phone

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 12:55pm
Kids who takes cellphones to bed are not sleeping, says Mel Robbins. Make them park their phones with the parents at night
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Want a 'time capsule' home?

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 12:54pm
It looks straight out of "Mad Men."
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A U-boat and its American prey haunt Gulf of Mexico

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 12:30pm
Silent and shadowy, two hulks lie under the Gulf of Mexico's warm waters, unmoved since their deadly encounter 72 years ago during World War II.
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