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New York inmates defeat Harvard debate team

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 3:31pm
In a debate between Harvard College students and those from any other college, some might guess that the students would win. And if the other side was a group of inmates at a maximum-security prison? Maybe even more so.

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U.S. soldier fatally shot at Fort Campbell

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 9:30am
An American soldier was fatally shot Tuesday during a training exercise at Fort Campbell, a spokesman for the U.S. Army base said.

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'Frozen'-inspired equestrian routine goes viral

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 9:09am
Imagine figure skating on horseback. To the soundtrack from the Disney blockbuster "Frozen."

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Workers at company maintaining Clinton server were worried

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 7:49am
Employees at the company that maintained Hillary Clinton's private email server expressed concern among themselves about the way the former secretary of state's team directed them to manage data backups after the FBI started looking into the arrangements, according to emails obtained by a senator.

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Roughly 6,000 federal inmates to be released

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 7:48am
Roughly 6,000 federal inmates will be released at the end of the month, the largest one-time release of federal prisoners, the Bureau of Prisons said Tuesday.

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Keshia Knight Pulliam defends legacy of 'Cosby Show'

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 7:47am
As more allegations are made against Bill Cosby, his former co-star says the scandal doesn't negate the importance of his iconic television show.

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Personal items discarded at border

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 7:46am
Hair brushes.

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Storms kill 14 in the Carolinas

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 7:42am

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Look at me! 26 selfies of the week

Wed, 10/07/2015 - 6:46am

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Relatives await definitive news of El Faro's missing crew

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 3:13pm
The cargo ship El Faro sunk in Hurriance Joaquin. Relatives are awaiting news of loved ones who were aboard the ship.

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Pediatricians to tweak screen time recommendations for kids

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 2:42pm
There are plenty of I-know-this-is-probably-not-a-good-idea moments as a parent -- those times when you let your child do something or eat something or play something that you think might not be the healthiest way to go.

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20 years later: Key moments from the O.J. Simpson trial

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 2:42pm
It was called the trial of the century and the first true reality show.

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#de_VICE: Our mobile 'addiction'

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 2:41pm
In a world where texts, tweets and Facebook are constantly accessible through always-handy cell phones, it seems we are never left alone. Photographer Zack Arias' #de_VICE series captures people who are lost in the world of their digital devices.

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For cargo ship crew, a lonely and risky life

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 2:39pm
Every day, they come and go, unheralded, required, ignored: 100,000 or so working ships traveling the seas, carrying 90% of world trade. Our goods, necessities, fripperies: all still come by ship, although most people think of the sea as something to be flown over, and though the average consumer pays seafarers no mind, until they arrive in our newspaper or TV headlines as casualties, such as the 33 men of El Faro, presumed lost near the Bahamas when Hurricane Joaquin swept by.

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Did you get phubbed by your boss?

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 2:31pm

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Wish you were here! The best travel photos

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 1:42pm
See the best travel photos from around the world.

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Teen repels shark with punch after bite

Tue, 10/06/2015 - 1:16pm
A blacktip shark bit a teenager at a Volusia County, Florida, beach Sunday, local officials told CNN.

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