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Texas shooting: What we know about the gunmen

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 15:32
Whatever spurred Elton Simpson and Nadir Soofi to drive across two states to shoot up a Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest is lost on their families, their neighbors and the place they had worshiped.
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Porn icon wants you to get your BP checked

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 15:28
Forget about Obamacare, Ron Jeremy has a plan to help get this country healthy.
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ISIS claims Texas attack

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 15:24
ISIS claims responsibility for the attack outside the Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest in Garland, Texas -- and warns of more attacks to come. | WHO WERE GUNMEN?
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Remembering the victims

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 15:20
The battle over the control of images and their spin has always been essential to the Boston Marathon bombing case. Here are the faces of those who died and were injured in the April 2013 blasts.
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The 13th Juror

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 15:19
CNN's Ann O'Neill on what happened, what matters and what's next at the Boston Marathon terror trial.
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Tsarnaev sheds tears

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 15:17
Raisat Suleimanov remembers her cousin -- convicted Boston bomber Dzhokhar "Jahar" Tsarnaev -- as a sweet boy with a big smile who wept when Mufasa, Simba's father in the animated movie, "The Lion King," is killed by Scar, his evil brother.
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Somehow, cop won gunfight

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 15:05
A Garland, Texas, traffic officer -- working off-duty on security -- uses a .45 caliber Glock pistol to shoot dead 2 gunmen wearing body armor and firing assault rifles.
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Jury deadlocked in Etan Patz case

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 13:46
A New York jury deliberating the fate of the man charged with the 1979 killing of 6-year-old Etan Patz was instructed Tuesday to resume deliberations for the second time in a week.
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Fabled Las Vegas casino closes after 60 years

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 13:45
And another one bites the dust.
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Met Gala: The Beyonce dress that wasn't

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:31
Celebrities arrive for the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Gala in New York. See pictures from the red carpet.
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Women's bathroom symbol transformed

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:10
The "It was never a dress" campaign, started by Axosoft, turns the women's bathroom symbol into a superhero.
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Traffic cop praised for thwarting attack

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:09
CNN's Alina Machado reports on the latest from Garland, Texas, after an attack on a "Draw Mohammed" event was thwarted.
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Cinco de Mayo: What you need to know

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:08
Cinco de Mayo commemorates the Mexican victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862.
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The art of Kentucky Derby hats

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:49
Every year, during the "Greatest Two Minutes in Sports," bets will be lost, hearts will break and mint juleps will be sipped, but for many spectators at the Kentucky Derby and elsewhere, "It's all about the hats." And it's a time for the artists who craft these hats to sit back, rest their exhausted hands and look for their creations among the crowds on TV.
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The best restaurants in America are...

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:29
What makes a restaurant the hottest destination in town?
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Why do we celebrate Cinco de Mayo?

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:26
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45 years ago: The killings at Kent State

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:56
Four students died and nine others were wounded on May 4, 1970, when members of the Ohio National Guard opened fire on students protesting the Vietnam War at Kent State University in Ohio.
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'Lord of the Flies' takes over streets

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:47
CNN's John Blake walked his old Baltimore neighborhood and found the one thing missing that explains almost everything.
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Was cartoon shooting inevitable?

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:46
It was only a matter of time before this would happen in the United States.
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Opinion: Why we need right to mock

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:46
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