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Natural gas prices plunge in mild winter

Business News - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 14:38
Heating bills across the United States are falling this winter as unusually warm temperatures in the Eastern United States have crimped demand for natural gas as a source of heat.

Kangaroos box in the street

CNN World - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 13:43
Kangaroos jab and kick in a street brawl. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on two boomers coming to blows down under.
Categories: International News

Woman's drug probe nightmare ends

CNN World - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 13:43
American traveler Stacey Addison says she was detained for months in East Timor because she unwittingly shared a taxi with a stranger carrying drugs. Now she's out of jail -- and a guest of a former East Timor leader.
Categories: International News

Bride's flash mob wedding shocks

CNN - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 13:42
A woman thought she was doing a favor for a photographer by wearing a wedding dress to the mall, but then this happened.
Categories: National News

Are these dumbest thieves ever?

CNN - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 13:40
Thieves make off with a rare drone, but they'll only get to fly it once because they forgot its remote and charger.
Categories: National News

McDonald's to end fry rationing in Japan

Business News - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 13:31
McDonald's customers in Japan have something extra to look forward to in the new year: The end of the french fry ration.

Remembering a Sri Lankan town wiped away by tsunami

CNN World - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 13:08
A dozen young children chatter and giggle around me, taking my pad and pen to write down their addresses very carefully. This way, they tell me, I'll know where to send help.
Categories: International News

Girl: Dad gave me to Boko Haram

CNN World - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 12:59
One girl recounts how her father turned her over to Boko Haram and what happened when they told her she would die.
Categories: International News

Christmas baby born on train

CNN - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 12:50
Riders of Philadelphia public transit were reminded on Christmas Day that the holiday celebrates a birth in the humblest of circumstances.
Categories: National News

Putin cancels holiday vacation

CNN World - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 12:29
Vladimir Putin delivered a lump of coal in the Kremlin's stocking this year when he announced Thursday that he has canceled holiday vacations for members of the government.
Categories: International News

$2 gas is becoming more widespread

Business News - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 12:15
Missouri gas stations had a nice Christmas present for drivers.

U.S. says ISIS did not down plane

CNN World - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 11:57
For the first time since an international coalition began striking ISIS, one of its pilots has been taken captive by the Islamist extremist group.
Categories: International News

Al-Shabaab: Attack on base was revenge for U.S. airstrike

CNN World - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 11:48
Al-Shabaab said it attacked an African Union military base in Somalia on Thursday in retaliation for a U.S. airstrike that killed their leader near Barawe in September.
Categories: International News

Irish court allows end to pregnant woman's life support

CNN World - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 11:29
Ireland's Supreme Court ruled Friday doctors can withdraw life support in the case of a clinically dead woman who is 18 weeks pregnant as there is "no reasonable prospect" her unborn child will survive.
Categories: International News

Russia empties the vault to prop up the ruble

Business News - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 11:26
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Zakaria: Are moonshots worth it?

CNN World - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 11:25
Moonshots are exciting, inspiring. But they are also expensive -- and not all of them work out like Apollo 11. So are they worth it? Should we focus time, money and energy on these kinds of ambitious scientific projects?
Categories: International News

When 'Doctor Who' met Santa

CNN Entertainment - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 11:13
The big draw to this year's "Doctor Who" Christmas special was the Doctor meeting Santa, but as usual, there ended up being a lot more to it than that.
Categories: Entertainment News

SpaceX will try landing a rocket on a tiny ship at sea

Business News - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 11:04
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Caramel apples linked to outbreak

Health - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 10:57
A sweet treat has turned potentially deadly for dozens of people in multiple states.
Categories: Health

'Interview' keeps Austin weird

CNN - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 10:45
Historian Douglas Brinkley says a showing of Sony's film in Austin helped keep the city weird -- and spotlighted the heroes who stood up for free expression
Categories: National News
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