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Poll: Majority sees Confederate flag as pride symbol, not racist

CNN - 1 hour 15 min ago
American public opinion on the Confederate flag remains about where it was 15 years ago, with most describing the flag as a symbol of Southern pride more than one of racism, according to a new CNN/ORC poll. And questions about how far to go to remove references to the Confederacy from public life prompt broad racial divides.
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Washington Navy Yard on lockdown

CNN - 1 hour 17 min ago
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Suspect in Iowa killing to be tried in China

CNN - 1 hour 20 min ago
The man charged with killing a student at Iowa State University will face trial in China and not be extradited to the United States, an Iowa prosecutor says.
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Google rushes to fix software that tagged photo with racial slur

CNN - 1 hour 29 min ago
When Jacky Alcine looked at his Google Photos app recently, he was appalled by what he saw. The facial recognition software had tagged pictures of him and a friend, both of them African-Americans, with the word "Gorillas."
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U.S. wants 7 FIFA officials extradited

CNN - 3 hours 6 min ago
U.S. officials have requested the extradition of seven high-ranking FIFA officials arrested in Switzerland in May. They are suspected of taking bribes worth over $100 million in connection with soccer tournaments.
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Episcopal Church to allow same-sex marriages

CNN - 3 hours 18 min ago
The Episcopal Church says it will permit weddings for same-sex couples after members approved the change at a meeting of its governing body.
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DOJ subpoenas airlines over keeping ticket prices high

CNN - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 7:11pm
The Justice Department has sent subpoenas to several major airlines as part of an investigation into "possible unlawful coordination" to limit capacity increases, and thereby keeping ticket prices high, a department spokeswoman said Wednesday.
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First on CNN: Macy's dumps Trump

CNN - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 4:41pm
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Black ballerina rises to top spot

CNN - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 3:51pm
American dancer Misty Copeland, a cultural phenomenon outside the dance world, has been promoted to the highest rank of the American Ballet Theatre, becoming the first African-American female principal dancer in the company's 75-year history.
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Washington wildfire probably human-caused, official says

CNN - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 3:49pm
Investigators have "ruled out any natural cause" for the fire that has destroyed at least 29 homes in central Washington state, a sheriff's official told reporters Wednesday.
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Donald Trump's empire

CNN - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 3:48pm
Real estate developer and entrepreneur Donald Trump has been in the spotlight for years.
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U.S. women compete in the World Cup

CNN - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 3:46pm
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Lions and tigers and ... Bigfoot?

CNN - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 3:44pm
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The art of the abandoned sofa

CNN - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 3:44pm
You see a sofa abandoned on the side of a Los Angeles street. Andrew Ward sees art.
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U.S.-Cuba diplomatic relations restored

CNN - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 3:26pm
A U.S. diplomat delivered a note from President Barack Obama to Cuban President Raul Castro Tuesday restoring diplomatic relations between the two countries.
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Wise words for angry young men

CNN - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 1:20pm
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Couple married for 75 years die together

CNN - Wed, 07/01/2015 - 1:09pm
A San Diego couple married for 75 years die in each other's arms. CNN affiliate KGTV reports.
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