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James Shigeta, a prolific and pioneering Asian-American actor whose 50-year career includes the movies "Die Hard" and "Flower Drum Song," died in his sleep in Los Angeles on Monday, his agent said. He was 81....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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House Speaker John Boehner flatly denied Tuesday that congressional Republicans are moving to impeach President Barack Obama, blasting talk about it as "a scam started by Democrats at the White House."...
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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For years Benji Kurtz was severely obese. He tried diet after diet. Then the solution to his weight loss problem found him....
From: CNN | Monday, July 28, 2014
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A tainted meat scandal that originated in China is now starting to stink up McDonald's sales.
From: CNN | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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What's the safest car on the road? It's the one that can avoid getting into a crash all together.
From: CNN | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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Growing global crises around the world could turn what is seen as one of Hillary Clinton's assets into a liability....
From: CNN | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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A crisis like the Gaza conflict or the surge of immigrants can be an opportunity for a lame duck president, writes Julian Zelizer...
From: CNN | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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The current rift between Israel and the Obama administration over the terms of a cease-fire in Gaza is empowering hard-liners in the Israeli government and in Hamas who don't want to end the fighting....
From: CNN | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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Two Ohio men say they recorded a mother driving down the street with her 19-year-old son on the roof of her car....
From: CNN | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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Gabrielle Giffords and Katie Ray-Jones say Congress must address domestic violence and guns...
From: CNN | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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U.S. officials say Ukraine is firing on pro-Russian rebels with short-range ballistic missiles. Barbara Starr reports....
From: CNN | Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Things are looking up for Twitter -- or at least, for its stock price.
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Robbers get beat-down by cashier cashing in on his martial arts skills. Jeanne Moos reports on flying feet, and fists....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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ESPN on Tuesday announced a one-week suspension for one of its most controversial commentators, Stephen A. Smith, in the wake of his widely-criticized remarks about domestic abuse that referred to possible "provocation" by victims....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Oscar-winning actor Javier Bardem calls Israel's treatment of Palestinians "genocide," while "Wonder Woman" actress Gal Gadot sends her "love and prayers" to Israeli soldiers in Gaza....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Biviana Lagunas must skip class or her part-time job when her 4-year-old germ-magnet brother Derik is running a fever, because their mother has no paid time off....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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On the surface of one of Saturn's icy moons, scientists have discovered the possible existence of a very important, life-sustaining element: liquid water....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Dave Bautista loved "Guardians" makeup, "Katniss" returns for "Hunger Games," and Vin Diesel is not your average tree!...
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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He was just 18 years old when he got the news. It was the summer before his senior year in high school....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Tackling your first triathlon? Even the best triathletes in the world started somewhere -- and made their share of rookie mistakes....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Skin cancer is on the rise, according to the American Cancer Society, with more cases diagnosed annually than breast, prostate, lung and colon cancer cases combined....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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There's no meat or produce left on the shelves, and the parking lots are nearly empty.
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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It was about eight months into her fight with heart cancer that 24-year-old Maire Kent knew she was going to die. The plan she made for her ashes inspired strangers and a filmmaker....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Let's get this out of the way: Lobsterfest is here to stay.
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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A doctor who was on the front lines fighting the Ebola outbreak has died from complications of the disease....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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A $75 million settlement reached between the NCAA and dozens of college athletes will change the way athletic teams handle players who suffer head injuries, the NCAA said Tuesday....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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The family of Kendrick Johnson filed a wrongful death lawsuit against school officials claiming their lack of action led to his death at the hands of another student....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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The mystery behind the killing of a nationally renowned law professor has authorities in Florida asking for the public's help....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Neil Patrick Harris teams with LG Electronics' "Art of Pixel Campaign" as a competition adviser for digital art students....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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He's used to making waves in the pool, but Ryan Lochte has caused a few ripples of excitement on social media after tweeting out a photo of himself in front of what he claims was 10,000 calories worth of food, including piles of chicken and asparagus....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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European leaders are trying to hit Russia where it hurts.
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Country music's biggest earners...
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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The New York Times' efforts to sign up digital subscribers came under new scrutiny on Tuesday after the company reported second quarter earnings that disappointed investors....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Palm weevils. To look at, these tiny bugs are relatively unassuming, perhaps even slightly creepy to the insect-adverse. To Mohammed Ashour, however, they are the solution to many of the ills facing the developing world. The humble palm weevil could...
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Herbalife shares fell more than 10% Tuesday. That's good news for short-seller Bill Ackman, but the market seems more concerned about the company's fundamentals than they are about whether Herbalife is a pyramid scheme....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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A dollar doesn't go as far as it used to, but as Dollar Tree buys rival Family Dollar it's important to remember: A buck still has plenty of buying power.
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Three companies that helped build Israel's "Iron Dome" missile defense system were hacked two years ago, according to a cybersecurity firm.
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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CNN's Elise Labott reports on criticism of Secretary of State John Kerry....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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"Date rape" drugs have met their high-tech match.
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Fast-food restaurants' push for protein has led Arby's to offer the new Mega Meat Stacks.
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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American Patrick Sawyer died in Lagos, Nigeria, after becoming infected with Ebola. His death has sparked worries about the virus spreading to the United States....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Some people see The Hague as Amsterdam's more sedate (read stodgier) cousin. Fact is, The Hague can be a welcome, peaceful diversion from the nonstop energy of Amsterdam....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Not to mention your jeans, bras and pillows? Here's a definitive guide to keeping all your quarters clean....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning took a break during training camp to show off his dance moves....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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The 9-year-old girl critically injured when an airplane struck her on a Florida beach last weekend has died, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday....
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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The future of retail: manufactured by a 3-D printer, delivered by drone.
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Did Andi Dorfman choose wisely with her final rose?...
From: CNN | Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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