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Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who spent half a century putting high society in haute couture, has died. He was 82....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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America's drug war in Afghanistan is failing badly, according to a new report from a U.S. government watchdog....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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The perils of online dating are well-documented. But the mantle of absurdity in dating folklore might now belong to a Los Angeles-area man, and it's for where his online flame turned up -- behind his mantel....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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U.S. unemployment is down. Consumer confidence is up. Inflation is low.
From: CNN | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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An 11-foot python was found in a pipe at a construction site in South Florida. WSVN has more on this story....
From: CNN | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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A Brazilian man nicknamed "handsome" serial killer has confessed to 39 murders. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports....
From: CNN | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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More than 100 snakes were found inside a Canada home. CBC News has more....
From: CNN | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Alabama Speaker of the House Mike Hubbard is facing 23 counts of felony ethics violations. CNN affiliate WAKA reports....
From: CNN | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Democrat Charlie Crist debates Florida Republican Governor Rick Scott on CNN. Here's your recap in under 60 seconds....
From: CNN | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Ben Bradlee, the former top editor of The Washington Post who oversaw the paper's coverage of the Watergate scandal, has died, the newspaper said Tuesday. He was 93....
From: CNN | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Conflicting visions of how to bring about change marked the first meeting of pro-democracy protesters and Hong Kong government representatives Tuesday....
From: CNN | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Joseph Weisenthal, the executive editor of Business Insider, will join Bloomberg as the host of a daily TV show and managing editor of its website's markets coverage, the company announced on Tuesday....
From: CNN | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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The third and final debate between Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist got off to a breezy start--this time with no fan on stage for Crist and no protest from Scott....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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"Django Unchained" actress Daniele Watts and her boyfriend have been charged with one count each of lewd conduct, a spokesman said Tuesday....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Heath and Alyssa Padgett are spending their honeymoon on a seven-month road trip to each of the 50 states....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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I have long thought millennials, who expect flexibility in the workplace, would be the group that would bring an end to the stigma that is too often associated with flex time -- the belief that wanting a flexible work arrangement means you aren't willing...
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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If your first tweet sets the tone for what you're all about, what are we supposed to make of #HereWeGo, Monica Lewinky's first social media salutation?...
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Daimler AG announced Tuesday that it has sold its stake in Tesla for $780 million.
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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The Spanish nurse's aide who contracted Ebola after treating virus-stricken patients in Madrid is free of the virus, her doctors announced Tuesday after another test on her....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Yahoo can't hide behind Alibaba anymore.
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Drinking sugar-sweetened beverages may make certain cells in your body age faster, a new study suggests....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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What a difference a week makes.
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Chipotle is still the king (or rey) of Mexican restaurant chains. But are its best days behind it?
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Ripping the cover off top-secret U.S. surveillance programs pushed foreign terrorists underground and out of intelligence services' reach, a former top intelligence official said Tuesday....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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The Salton Sea in Southern California used to be a hangout for Sinatra. It is now drying up and has become a toxic threat....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has signed a bill which Tesla Motors says will prohibit it from selling cars in the state that's home to the U.S. auto industry.
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Democrat Bruce Braley is running a tough campaign against Republican Joni Ernst in Iowa for an open U.S. Senate seat....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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A World War II German U-boat, sunk during the Battle of the Atlantic more than 72 years ago, has been discovered off the coast of North Carolina, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Tuesday....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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The former head of U.S. counterterror operations said Tuesday the "imminent threat" posed by an al Qaeda offshoot in Syria hasn't lessened after a U.S. air campaign there....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Colorado health officials want to ban sales of marijuana-infused brownies, cookies and most candies.
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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A shrine to a dead cat and an homage to fromage are among the Dutch capital's eccentric exhibitions....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Jeffrey Fowle, an American arrested in North Korea in May for leaving a bible at his hotel, has been released and is on his way home, a senior State Department official says....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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All travelers flying into the United States from the West African countries most impacted by the Ebola virus can only enter the U.S. through five airports, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced Tuesday....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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This is the new normal in Ferguson: Protests, day and night, for more than 70 days now....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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A quiet lobbying campaign by a low-key man from Maine could determine which party controls the Senate next year....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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For years, the only industry Juarez was famous for was murder.
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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As beer bottles flew and bonfires burned at the annual Pumpkin Fest in Keene, New Hampshire, over the weekend, those following the events online compared the "riotous behavior" near Keene State College to protests in Ferguson, Missouri....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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McDonald's sales in Asia are collapsing under the weight of a food scandal, aggravating the company's headaches in markets around the world.
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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The outgoing U.S. attorney general said he is "cautiously optimistic" when it comes to Washington and Colorado's experiment with marijuana legalization....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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King Tutankhamun's golden, mummified remains tell only a partial story of an ancient Egyptian boy king who died under mysterious circumstances....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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An Atlanta judge reportedly reprimanded an immigration attorney for bringing her 4-week-old to court for a hearing -- a hearing she asked the judge to reschedule because she was on her six-week maternity leave. What appears to be a lack of compassion...
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Almost every episode of "The Simpsons" (556 and counting!) has started with Springfield's favorite family running home to watch TV.
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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President Obama now says the Constitution backs same-sex marriage. He made the remark to CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin in The New Yorker....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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The San Diego district attorney will not file sexual misconduct charges against Republican congressional candidate Carl DeMaio....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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On most lettuce farms, workers weave between rows to cull extra heads of lettuce crowding out the healthiest plants. The practice, called thinning, is labor-intensive and a labor shortage has made it difficult to find workers for the task....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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"Breaking Bad's" Walter White may have cleverly dodged authorities during his career as a drug kingpin, but his action figure hasn't dodged the wrath of a Florida mother....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Oscar de la Renta, who died Monday at the age of 82, was as much an icon as some of the celebrities he dressed over the years....
From: CNN | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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