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4 kids, 2 adults shot dead in Texas

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:03am
A man shot and killed his four children and the two adults who were looking after them, Texas authorities said.
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How to fix our cities

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 7:37am
Tom Foley and Ben Zimmer are concerned that U.S. cities big and small are failing to keep up with change
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3-year-old boy with cancer made sheriff's deputy

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 1:32am
He has the trademark brown uniform and the badge of a newly minted sheriff's deputy. His only order? Get better.
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1 seriously wounded in shooting at Tennessee armory

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 8:44pm
One person was seriously wounded in a shooting Wednesday at a National Guard armory in Tennessee, a spokesman for the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said.
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Virginia university to remove Confederate flags from chapel

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 7:54pm
Washington and Lee University cited slavery's "regrettable" role in the Virginia school's history and announced that it will remove Confederate battle flags from a chapel that serves as a major meeting place.
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Destructive California wildfire was 'intentionally set'

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 6:35pm
A wildfire that destroyed at least 36 homes and one business in Southern California in May was set intentionally, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department announced Wednesday.
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Granddad shot son, kid kills grandpa

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 4:59pm
A 84-year-old man shoots his son. So what does his grandson do, according to authorities, in his own father's defense?
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Pilot buys pizza for delayed passengers

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 4:35pm
Adam Ritchie, a Domino's Pizza manager in Cheyenne, Wyoming, said he'd never received a call like the one he got Monday night.
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Six Flags roller coaster derails

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 3:14pm
Americans love roller coasters -- until something goes wrong.
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How did 737s end up here?

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 12:05pm
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Renter learns house was used for torture

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 11:58am
A woman renting a St. Louis home learned from a TV documentary that her residence was once used as a torture chamber.
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Check out massive school of anchovy

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 11:58am
Scientists are baffled by a massive school of anchovy that has moved into shallow waters off the San Diego coast.
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Truck drivers smoke out cyclists, Priuses

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 11:57am
What would you do if a pickup spewed smoke on you ... on purpose? CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on "Prius repellent."
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Guy to beach thieves: Put down my stuff!

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:52am
Two women were caught on camera trying to steal a family's beach equipment. CNN's Anderson Cooper has more.
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You must vaccinate your kids

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:40am
Aaron Carroll explains how vaccines can prevent illnesses like smallpox and measles, which are on the rise
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Ever OK to call President N-word?

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 9:43am
Crystal Wright says the use of the n-word to describe the President was reprehensible
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Man shows doctor, loses 153 pounds

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 9:25am
The presents had been opened; the wrapping paper was stuffed in the trash bin. Watching his 2-year-old daughter Cadence playing with her brand new Christmas toys, Kerry Hoffman was suddenly struck by a thought:
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What's behind Boehner's threat

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 9:23am
Paul Begala says Boehner's plan to sue Obama may just be a stunt to placate the tea party, or he may be hoping the Supreme Court's right wing will advance the GOP agenda that he could not.
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Boehner: Why to sue President

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 9:23am
Speaker John Boehner says President Obama has circumvented Congress with his executive actions and plans on filing suit against the President this month
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Why they love her drawings

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 9:22am
With some paper in her office and an old box of colored pencils, Brazilian illustrator Carol Rossetti is reimagining how we see women.
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