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The 13th Juror: What defense?

CNN - Fri, 04/03/2015 - 7:05am
I like when stories have two sides, when I'm challenged to view events through different people's eyes. But as the defense rested in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, I felt deflated and so did others who've been watching.
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High school basketball star asks girl with Down syndrome to prom

CNN - Fri, 04/03/2015 - 7:00am
He's a blue chip college basketball recruit. She's a high school freshman with Down syndrome.
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Menendez indictment: 3 girlfriends, 7 lavish trips

CNN - Fri, 04/03/2015 - 6:59am
Sen. Robert Menendez pleaded not guilty on Thursday to 14 criminal counts against him, including eight counts of bribery in his dealings with Salomon Melgen, a Florida ophthalmologist.
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KKK-linked prison guards charged in murder plot

CNN - Fri, 04/03/2015 - 6:58am
They used to do the guarding at Florida prisons. Now they're the one's behind bars.
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KKK-linked prison guards charged in murder plot

CNN - Fri, 04/03/2015 - 6:58am
They used to do the guarding at Florida prisons. Now they're the one's behind bars.
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The week in 35 photos

CNN - Fri, 04/03/2015 - 6:56am
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'Hour of Power' televangelist dies

CNN - Fri, 04/03/2015 - 6:55am
The Rev. Robert H. Schuller, California televangelist and founder of the television ministry the "Hour of Power," died Thursday, according to his family.
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What does pizza have to do with religious freedom?

CNN - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 10:18pm
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Photos: Women warriors

CNN - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 3:33pm
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Women are still fighting for equality

CNN - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 3:31pm
A member of the ERA Coalition explains why she is still fighting for the Equal Rights Amendment.
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2 women arrested in ISIS-inspired bomb plot

CNN - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 3:18pm
Two New York women were arrested for allegedly planning to build an explosive device, a federal law enforcement source said Thursday.
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First wife of John Lennon dies

CNN - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 10:46am
Cynthia Lennon, the first wife of John Lennon, died Wednesday, according to a post on the website of her son Julian.
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5 Americans complete Ebola monitoring

CNN - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 10:45am
Five Americans who were monitored for three weeks at an Omaha, Nebraska, hospital after being exposed to Ebola in West Africa have been released, a Nebraska Medicine spokesman said in an email Wednesday.
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Severe weather ahead for Midwest

CNN - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 10:44am
Tornadoes, fierce winds and severe thunderstorms with large hail are predicted for the Midwest and for the Plains, from the Ozarks eastward to the lower Ohio Valley, on Thursday and Friday, the National Weather Service said.
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The evolution of anti-smoking campaigns

CNN - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 10:23am
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently published a new series of anti-smoking ads for its "Tips From Former Smokers" campaign. The graphic ads focus on people who have smoking-related illnesses, such as vision loss and colorectal cancer, and highlight the benefits of quitting for smokers' loved ones.
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A real 'Fault in Our Stars' couple

CNN - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 9:10am
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Bikram yoga guru: I pity my accusers

CNN - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 8:54am
For five decades, Bikram Choudhury built an empire.
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Sutter: The end of the LA lawn

CNN - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 8:44am
When the news popped up on Carmen Uribe's smartphone on Wednesday, she went into a near-panic: California, for the first time, would be instituting mandatory, statewide restrictions on water use. Which, to her mind, means one thing: dead lawns.
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Why California is running dry

CNN - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 8:44am
CNN's Sara Sidner takes a closer look at the drought plaguing California and the Central Valley residents already feeling the effects.
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Five things about Indiana's 'religious freedom' law

CNN - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 8:08am
By now, you probably have a position regarding the controversy over Indiana's religious freedom law.
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