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Why people are #wearingorange

CNN - 5 hours 20 min ago
Orange draws attention, whether it is up close or from a distance. That's why the Wear Orange campaign chose the color to raise recognition for the first National Gun Violence Awareness Day today.
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World War I vets get Medal of Honor

CNN - 5 hours 21 min ago
Nearly a century after their heroic efforts, two World War I veterans who may have been overlooked for the Medal of Honor because of their respective race and religion received the honor posthumously Tuesday.
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Lion kills U.S. woman on safari

CNN - 5 hours 21 min ago
A U.S. woman on a safari outside Johannesburg was attacked and killed by a lion Monday.
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Pentagon may have received shipment of live anthrax

CNN - 5 hours 21 min ago
The Pentagon is now investigating whether live anthrax was brought into the Pentagon building itself, CNN has learned exclusively.
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Circus performer's stunt goes horribly wrong

CNN - 5 hours 21 min ago
Dramatic video shows a circus acrobat falling into the seating area during a local performance in Houston. KTRK's John Fenoglio reports.
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Secret death rate for infants at hospital

CNN - 5 hours 21 min ago
Florida hospital operates on babies' hearts despite high death rate. Parents want to know why.
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El Niño could mean fewer hurricanes

CNN - 5 hours 22 min ago
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NASA to test flying saucer

CNN - 5 hours 22 min ago
Keep an eye on the skies over Hawaii on Wednesday. If all goes to plan, NASA will be testing out a saucer-shaped craft that could hold the key to a future human mission to Mars.
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Boston police kill man under surveillance

CNN - 5 hours 24 min ago
A knife-wielding man shot dead by police was part of a broader terror investigation, officials say.
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FIFA President Blatter steps down

CNN - 5 hours 25 min ago
FIFA President Sepp Blatter will step down as head of world soccer's governing body but only after the organization's executive committee organizes a fresh vote "for the election of my successor," he said Tuesday.
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Dennis Hastert

CNN - 6 hours 20 min ago
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Surgical death rates for babies kept secret from parents

CNN - 8 hours 16 min ago
Take a look at a newborn's tiny fist. Now imagine the fist is a heart -- they're about the same size -- and a surgeon must operate on it. Patch up holes. Widen vessels the diameter of a cocktail straw. Sew in thin plastic tubing.
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Airport security misses fake bombs

CNN - 8 hours 48 min ago
Airport screeners failed to detect explosives and weapons in nearly every test that an undercover Homeland Security team conducted at dozens of airports, according to an internal investigation.
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Tulsa County Sheriff's Office under investigation

CNN - 9 hours 17 min ago
Weeks after a controversial shooting sparked allegations of misconduct in the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office, state officials say they've opened an investigation into the department.
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Phoenix sues FAA over airplane noise

CNN - 9 hours 19 min ago
How bad is the airplane noise over Phoenix?
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Muslim woman denied soda can 'weapon' on flight

CNN - 9 hours 37 min ago
A simple request for an unopened can of Diet Coke left Tahera Ahmad in tears.
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Controversial ad makes U.S. debut

CNN - 11 hours 34 min ago
A controversial weight loss ad campaign that was criticized in Britain is now being rolled out across New York City. CNN's Clare Sebastian reports.
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Komodo dragon bites zoo worker

CNN - 11 hours 35 min ago
A Komodo dragon at a zoo in Omaha, Nebraska, bit a worker from inside a cage. CNN affiliate KETV reports.
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Report: U.S. vulnerable to North Korean attack

CNN - 11 hours 39 min ago
A report says U.S. missile interceptors have major flaws and could potentially put the country at risk of a nuclear attack from North Korea. CNN's Brian Todd has more.
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