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Chasing the elusive Silicon Valley dream

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 12:45pm
From Bogota to Moscow to Milan, cities around the world aspire to be the next Silicon Valley. This is both a noble aspiration and a near-impossible dream.
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5 die in balcony collapse

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 12:32pm
A number of young Irish citizens have died following the collapse of a balcony in Berkeley, California, Ireland's Department of Foreign Affairs said Tuesday.
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Naval yard evacuated after 'credible threat'

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 12:29pm
The U.S. Navy raised its threat level at a naval installation in Philadelphia Tuesday to its second-highest level after receiving a "potentially credible threat," a U.S. official said, but gave the all-clear about a half-hour later after police investigated.
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Photos: Who killed the McStay family?

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 12:20pm
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This question stumps Republicans

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 12:14pm
It's a simple question, but one that stops Republican presidential hopefuls in their tracks: Who do you think is the greatest president alive today?
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Desert deaths mystery: Five questions about the McStay case

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 12:04pm
Who would want to kill Joseph McStay; his wife, Summer; and their two young kids, Gianni, 4, and Joseph Jr., 3? How did their bodies end up in two shallow graves some 100 miles north of their home?
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Bullying to blame for transgender teacher's suicide?

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 11:50am
Transgender teacher Karis Anne Ross committed suicide after being bullied, according to her mother. CNN affiliate WDJT reports.
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Prosecution: McStay family beaten to death with sledgehammer

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 11:48am
The man accused of killing four members of the McStay family in 2010 will stand trial, a California judge ruled. CNN affiliate KTLA has more.
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ISIS dirty bomb: Should we be worried?

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 11:16am
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'Jurassic World' misses an opportunity

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 11:15am
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Dolezal has a right to be black

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 11:15am
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Tracking fugitives into the wild

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 11:14am
A planned getaway ride may have fallen flat, leaving jail breakers Richard Matt and David Sweat stranded in upstate New York and hurled into an arduous game of survival.
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Man indicted in Mohammed cartoon contest attack

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 11:13am
A federal grand jury has indicted Abdul Malik Abdul Kareem on three counts for his alleged involvement in last month's attack outside a Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest in the Dallas suburb of Garland, Texas, according to court documents obtained Tuesday by CNN.
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Women 'can be owned' by an inmate

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 11:09am
Laura Marlow, a New York school district Superintendent and former prison employee, shares expertise on a story that's centered around two escaped convicts
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Fugitives potentially spotted on video

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 11:09am
Police appear to have a new lead on the hunt for two escaped killers. CNN's Miguel Marquez reports.
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How they escaped maximum security

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 11:09am
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo tours correctional facility in Dannemora where two inmates made brazen escape.
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U.S. rower calls off bid to cross Pacific Ocean solo

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:44am
A U.S. woman's attempt to row solo from Japan to San Francisco was aborted just eight days into the journey due to bad weather.
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Trafficking transparency law isn't so transparent

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:28am
Each June, the U.S. government publishes its annual Trafficking in Persons Report, assessing the world's progress in preventing and responding to human trafficking. A number of countries nervously await the 2015 report, as a low grade comes with potential sanctions. But beyond identifying shortcomings, the report also highlights innovative initiatives.
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FDA: Cut out trans fat

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:28am
Trans fat will have to disappear from the American diet, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
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Minnesota archbishop resigns

Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:13am
Archbishop John C. Nienstedt resigned Monday as the top Catholic official in St. Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota, in the wake of criminal sex abuse charges against the church.
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