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Big asteroid to fly by Earth

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 2:28pm
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How Steven Spielberg discovered his calling

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 2:26pm
Steven Spielberg felt the ghosts of Auschwitz, and realized the role he could play in preserving the concentration camp prisoners' stories.
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Auschwitz's forbidden art

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 2:26pm
The Nazis did all they could to make their Jewish captives faceless, dressing them in uniforms and tattooing them with numbers that would become their new identities.
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Blitzer: You can smell the death

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 2:26pm
CNN's Wolf Blitzer describes his visit to Auschwitz and the moment he realized his grandparents' fate. Watch "Voices of Auschwitz" Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET.
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Palin, Trump both interested in 2016

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 2:15pm
With a Clinton, a Bush and a Romney all seriously teasing presidential runs, why not a Palin?
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Bill & Melinda Gates: Our bet for 2030

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 2:07pm
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What the heck is Deflategate anyway?

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 1:42pm
Let's call this NFL game balls for dummies.
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Cuban diplomats slam U.S. on human rights

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 1:38pm
U.S. and Cuban officials began a historic round of talks on Wednesday to bridge a 50-year rift in diplomatic relations, but just a day later, the Cuban delegation slammed the United States on its human rights track record.
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How 'American Sniper' is being misunderstood

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 1:36pm
Is "American Sniper" a pro-military masterpiece or a dovish statement about the folly of war? Neither, its makers say.
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Doomsday Clock moves closer to midnight

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 1:33pm
The world is closer to doomsday.
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Alabama gay marriage ban struck down

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 1:32pm
States struggling to define the question of marriage equality have an addition to their ranks: Alabama.
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11 rescued off Hawaii coast

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 9:06am
Eleven people were rescued on Thursday after their towing vessel -- carrying 75,000 gallons of diesel fuel -- sank off the coast of Oahu, according to Honolulu Coast Guard.
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Woman gets 4 years for wanting to join ISIS

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 9:03am
A federal judge gave a four-year prison sentence Friday to a 19-year-old Colorado woman who admitted guilt in wanting to become an ISIS bride and participate in its jihad in the Mideast.
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California measles outbreak grows

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 9:02am
The measles outbreak in California is growing.
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2 Marines die in helicopter crash

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 9:01am
Two U.S. Marines died on a training mission in Southern California when their helicopter crashed, a military statement said.
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Obama to meet new Saudi King

CNN - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 9:01am
U.S. President Barack Obama will travel to Saudi Arabia on Tuesday in order to meet the newly appointed monarch, King Salman, and and pay his respects to the family of the late King Abdullah, the White House said Saturday.
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Mansion fire victims remembered

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 9:23pm
Before a deadly fire that burned a home in Annapolis, Maryland, technology executive Don Pyle and his wife, Sandra, spent a day with their four grandchildren. The day included shopping for costumes, dinner at the Medieval Times restaurant and a sleepover at Pyle's waterfront mansion.
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Titanic survivor's letter worth $12K

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 3:53pm
An indignant letter written by a Titanic survivor to a friend in New York sold at auction this week for $11,875, according to RR Auction in Boston.
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Patriots quarterback says he 'didn't alter the ball'

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 3:24pm
New England quarterback Tom Brady says he didn't deflate footballs at Sunday's playoff game and didn't notice if they were different.
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Look at me! 21 selfies of the week

CNN - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 3:20pm
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