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Dahmer's killer explains why he did it

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:42pm
The man who beat serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer to death inside a Wisconsin prison says he did it because of Dahmer's creepy sense of humor -- which included turning prison food into fake limbs covered with ketchup to resemble blood, the New York Post reports.
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Jury struggles in Etan Patz case

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:42pm
A New York jury deliberating the fate of the man charged with the 1979 killing of 6-year-old Etan Patz is struggling to reach a verdict. The little boy's disappearance, more than three decades ago, sparked an era of heightened awareness of crimes against children.
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First Air Force One is wasting away

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:41pm
In December 1953, an airplane named the "Columbine II" was on a flight over New York City, identified by air traffic controllers simply as "Air Force 8610." With President Eisenhower on board, it nearly collided mid-air with a commercial airliner also flight-numbered 8610. The near-tragedy prompted the Federal Aviation Administration to designate a call sign for any aircraft that the president of the United States is aboard. The Columbine II became the first Air Force One.
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A-Rod ties Willie Mays

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:41pm
His suspension from baseball meant it took longer to catch up with the milestone Willie Mays set over 40 years ago. But the New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez hit a home run over the left-field wall in Boston late Friday for career homer number 660.
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FAA: Dreamliners could lose power

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:40pm
The FAA mandates "a repetitive maintenance task" for Boeing 787s after finding the aircraft could suddenly lose all AC electrical power.
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Mark O'Mara: Justified speed in Gray case

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:26pm
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Second van passenger: I didn't say Gray tried to hurt himself

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 12:56am
The man who rode in a police van with Freddie Gray -- separated only by a partition -- is adamant about two things:
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Six police officers face charges

CNN - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 11:14pm
The most serious charge is second-degree depraved-heart murder for the driver of the van in which Freddie Gray was placed after he was arrested.
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Baltimore cheers, weeps after charges announced

CNN - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 9:46pm
The city of Baltimore erupted with a joyous chorus of honking, whistles and cheers on Friday immediately after prosecutors announced murder and other criminal charges against six police officers in the killing of Freddie Gray.
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Why was this car hidden away for 30 years?

CNN - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 9:25am
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'Roots' is getting a remake

CNN - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 9:20am
One of the biggest TV events of all time is being reimagined for new audiences.
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Obama library to be in Chicago

CNN - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 9:19am
The Barack Obama Presidential Library and Museum will be located in Chicago, two people familiar with the decision confirmed to CNN, with an official announcement coming in May.
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The Oklahoma City bombing

CNN - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 9:17am
On April 19, 1995, the Albert P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City was rocked by a truck bomb. The blast killed 168 people and injured more than 500.
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The week in 33 photos

CNN - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 9:17am
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'Bubble girl' is allergic to life

CNN - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 9:16am
The cracker or the bite of ice cream -- Brynn Duncan still isn't sure which one sent her into anaphylactic shock that day. Her food allergies change so frequently, keeping track is almost pointless.
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Demonstrations against police brutality spread nationwide

CNN - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 10:38pm
From coast to coast, marchers are taking to the streets to support Baltimore protesters and complain about police brutality in their own towns.
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Professor fails entire class

CNN - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 9:55pm
A professor at Texas A&M Galveston said in an email to his strategic management students that they were a disgrace, that they lacked maturity -- and that he would fail the entire class.
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Women won't be happy with this

CNN - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 9:43pm
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Police: Van carrying Gray made additional stop

CNN - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:48pm
Baltimore police reveal that the prisoner transport van carrying Freddie Gray made a previously undisclosed stop between the time of his arrest and its arrival at a district headquarters. FULL STORY
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