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Church turns sprinklers on the homeless

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 11:42am
St. Mary's Cathedral in San Francisco is facing criticism after they admittedly used sprinklers to prevent the homeless from sleeping outside their building.
Categories: National News

Opinion: Should Americans be forced to vote?

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 9:00am
If past votes are any guide, turnout in this year's midterm elections could be about 40% of the voting age population. Australia and some other democracies take steps to require citizens to vote. CNN Opinion invited several political experts to discuss whether the United States would be better off if it had mandatory voting. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the authors.
Categories: National News

Did millionaire murder Calif. teen?

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 8:58am
A look back at the case of a 16 year old girl who went missing in Eureka, CA. CNN's Dan Simon reports
Categories: National News

Air Force veteran tried to join ISIS?

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 8:57am
A grand jury has indicted a former U.S. Air Force airman on suspicion of trying to join ISIS, the Justice Department said Tuesday.
Categories: National News

Shark chomps snorkeling man

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 8:57am
A 58-year old man from Overland Park, Kansas, is recovering from a shark attack in the waters off Hapuna Beach State Park on the Big Island of Hawaii.
Categories: National News

Caroline Kennedy targeted with death threats

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 8:47am
The threats against Ambassador Kennedy come two weeks after the Mark Lippert, the American ambassador to South Korea, was slashed by an assailant wielding a 10-inch knife at an event.
Categories: National News

A feminine face for the $20 bill?

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 8:39am
Susan Ades Stone, executive director and strategist of Women on 20s, talks with Poppy Harlow about her organization's approach in revamping the greenback.
Categories: National News

Blondes have more fun, brunettes sell more lingerie

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 8:33am
Lingerie company Adore Me is using A/B testing to sell lingerie to consumers online.
Categories: National News

What not to wear during a bank robbery

Thu, 03/19/2015 - 8:29am
Darth Vader robs a bank but he didn't use a light saber. CNN's Jeanne Moos has the best robbery disguises ever, from Gumby to undies.
Categories: National News

Church changes definition of marriage

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 6:24pm
The country's largest Presbyterian denomination has changed its definition of marriage to include gay couples -- though not explicitly.
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Racist letter keeps girl from birthday party

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 1:58pm
CNN affiliate WREG reports on a letter from one friend to another in which a girl said she could not attend her friend's sleepover because she is black.
Categories: National News

U.S. aircraft carrier classes

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 1:45pm
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Look at me! 21 selfies of the week

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 1:45pm
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Frat suspended over nude Facebook pictures

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 1:15pm
A Pennsylvania State University fraternity has been suspended after allegedly posting on a private Facebook page compromising photos of women, including some who appeared to be asleep or passed out.
Categories: National News

Prince Charles, Duchess Camilla visit U.S.

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 12:52pm
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Powerful solar storm sparks stunning aurora

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 12:42pm
A severe solar storm created a stunning display of light in the night sky over parts of the United States, Europe, Australia and New Zealand early Wednesday morning, spotted by those lucky enough to be awake in the wee hours.
Categories: National News

Fisherman releases shark at crowded beach

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 11:41am
A fisherman caught and released a shark near a crowded swimming area in Jacksonville Beach, Florida. CNN affiliate WJXT reports.
Categories: National News

Caroline Kennedy: Princess of Camelot

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 10:07am
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3 die in shooting at Calif. store

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 9:54am
Three people were killed and four others wounded in a shooting outside a store in Stockton, California, late Tuesday night, police said.
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Vials of blood, dirty needles found where kids play

Wed, 03/18/2015 - 8:12am
A local resident found five bio-hazard containers -- with hundreds of used syringes and vials of blood in them -- in the Arkansas River. CNN affiliate KFOR reports.
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