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Why do we celebrate Cinco de Mayo?

CNN - 14 hours 7 min ago
Guacamole and fajitas. Mexican flags and mariachi bands. Margaritas, beer -- and more beer. (Sometimes with lime, thanks to that clever marketing campaign.)
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Rory McIlroy celebrates birthday in style

CNN - 14 hours 7 min ago
Rory McIlroy celebrated turning 26 by claiming his 10th U.S. PGA Tour win with victory at the World Golf Championships in San Francisco.
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Rory McIlroy celebrates birthday in style

CNN - 14 hours 7 min ago
Rory McIlroy celebrated turning 26 by claiming his 10th U.S. PGA Tour win with victory at the World Golf Championships in San Francisco.
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CNN Exclusive: Prince records ode to Baltimore

CNN - 14 hours 9 min ago
Moved by the unrest in Baltimore, singer-songwriter Prince has recorded a song critical of the killing of young African-American men, a publicist for the artist said Thursday.
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Why Islam forbids images of Mohammed

CNN - 14 hours 14 min ago
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Gunmen killed at Mohammed cartoon event

CNN - 14 hours 14 min ago
Two gunmen are killed and a security guard injured in a shooting at a Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest in Texas, officials say. Right-wing Dutch politician Geert Wilders was keynote speaker at the event.
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Rare earthquake shakes Michigan

CNN - Sun, 05/03/2015 - 2:50pm
A rare earthquake, registering magnitude 4.2, rattled the western part of Michigan on Saturday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
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Freddie Gray case: Actions that led to charges

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 4:14pm
In publicly outlining her case against six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, Baltimore's chief prosecutor faulted what they did -- and did not do.
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Rallies in Baltimore and other U.S. cities

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 4:11pm
A day after the announcement of charges against six Baltimore police officers, the city -- and nation -- saw rallies Saturday over Freddie Gray's death in police custody.
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Men and women in blue to get white shirts

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:43pm
Some of the men and women of the Indianapolis police force are giving up their blues.
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Suge Knight pleads not guilty

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:42pm
Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight pleaded not guilty Thursday to murder and all other charges related to a fatal hit-and-run incident in January in Compton, California.
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Dahmer's killer explains why he did it

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:42pm
The man who beat serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer to death inside a Wisconsin prison says he did it because of Dahmer's creepy sense of humor -- which included turning prison food into fake limbs covered with ketchup to resemble blood, the New York Post reports.
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Jury struggles in Etan Patz case

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:42pm
A New York jury deliberating the fate of the man charged with the 1979 killing of 6-year-old Etan Patz is struggling to reach a verdict. The little boy's disappearance, more than three decades ago, sparked an era of heightened awareness of crimes against children.
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First Air Force One is wasting away

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:41pm
In December 1953, an airplane named the "Columbine II" was on a flight over New York City, identified by air traffic controllers simply as "Air Force 8610." With President Eisenhower on board, it nearly collided mid-air with a commercial airliner also flight-numbered 8610. The near-tragedy prompted the Federal Aviation Administration to designate a call sign for any aircraft that the president of the United States is aboard. The Columbine II became the first Air Force One.
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A-Rod ties Willie Mays

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:41pm
His suspension from baseball meant it took longer to catch up with the milestone Willie Mays set over 40 years ago. But the New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez hit a home run over the left-field wall in Boston late Friday for career homer number 660.
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FAA: Dreamliners could lose power

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:40pm
The FAA mandates "a repetitive maintenance task" for Boeing 787s after finding the aircraft could suddenly lose all AC electrical power.
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Mark O'Mara: Justified speed in Gray case

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 3:26pm
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Second van passenger: I didn't say Gray tried to hurt himself

CNN - Sat, 05/02/2015 - 12:56am
The man who rode in a police van with Freddie Gray -- separated only by a partition -- is adamant about two things:
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