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100 choppers, 7,000 people, 24 hours

CNN - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:34am
"Operation Frequent Wind" was history's largest helicopter evacuation.
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The secret side of 'Money' Mayweather

CNN - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:33am
If you could use three words other than "money" to describe Floyd Mayweather Jr., which would you choose? The answer might surprise you, says a man taken into the flagrantly wealthy boxing champ's inner circle.
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Supreme Court skeptical of redefining marriage

CNN - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:18am
Supreme Court justices appeared divided Tuesday during historic arguments over the constitutionality of gay marriage, with Justice Anthony Kennedy returning to a familiar role as the court's pivotal vote.
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The Vietnam War

CNN - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:18am
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'Partridge Family' actress dies

CNN - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:12am
Suzanne Crough, the child actress who portrayed youngest daughter Tracy on the '70s musical sitcom "The Partridge Family," has died. She was 52.
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Voices of the Aurora theater massacre

CNN - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:10am
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'Predator colleges' should be shut down

CNN - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:07am
Sunday's announcement that Corinthian Colleges Inc. would shut down all of its remaining 28 campuses is a positive development in a long struggle to hold for-profit colleges accountable.
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Controversial Police Encounters

CNN - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:05am
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Bernie Sanders to announce 2016 intentions on Thursday

CNN - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:03am
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders will make an announcement on Thursday about his intentions to run for president, a source close to his thinking tells CNN.
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IRS watchdog finds 6,400 missing Lois Lerner emails

CNN - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 8:03am
The IRS watchdog investigating the disappearance of Lois Lerner's emails told a Senate committee it has found roughly 6,400 messages that have never before been turned over to Congress.
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U.S. develops self-guided ammunition

CNN - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 7:58am
You know the phrase "dodging a bullet"? Forget about it. Probably not going to happen anymore.
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'Our hearts were broken'

CNN - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 7:58am
CNN's Lisa France says she wishes she were surprised by the powder keg ignited in her hometown of Baltimore, but it's been a long time simmering.
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Look at me! 20 selfies of the week

CNN - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 7:35am
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Picking up the pieces

CNN - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 6:31pm
The city of Baltimore is under a state of emergency, the National Guard is at the ready and a curfew is in effect after riots break out following Freddie Gray's funeral.
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Orioles game will have no fans

CNN - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 4:54pm
Wednesday's game between the Baltimore Orioles and Chicago White Sox will be closed to the public, the Orioles announced Tuesday.
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Clinton logo goes rainbow for same-sex marriage arguments

CNN - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 4:15pm
Hillary Clinton on Tuesday changed the colors of her presidential campaign logo Tuesday on social media to the rainbow colors symbolizing the gay rights movement, less than an hour before the Supreme Court on Tuesday was set to hear oral arguments on same-sex marriage.
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Photographer turns waves into mountains

CNN - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:47pm
Australian coalminer-turned -photographer Ray Collins braves perilous conditions in storm-churned oceans to reveal a dreamlike world of frozen waves.
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A year in space

CNN - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:47pm
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko will spend one year living on the International Space Station. The mission is a first for NASA, but not for Russia.
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'Lord of the Rings' cinematographer dies

CNN - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:42pm
Andrew Lesnie, the Oscar-winning cinematographer who spent more than a decade collaborating with director Peter Jackson on the six "Lord of the Rings"and "Hobbit" films, has died. He was 59.
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The GOP's tricky same-sex marriage balancing act

CNN - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:39pm
Republican presidential hopefuls, all of whom oppose gay marriage, have a new litmus test in the cultural wars: would they attend a same-sex wedding?
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