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The week in 40 photos

CNN - 1 hour 11 min ago
Take a look at 40 photos of the week from May 15 through May 21.
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Freddie Gray death: Grand jury indicts police officers

CNN - 1 hour 13 min ago
Six police officers have been indicted in the death of Freddie Gray, Baltimore City State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby said Thursday.
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Canine flu outbreak: How can I keep my dog safe?

CNN - 1 hour 14 min ago
As new cases of canine influenza spread across several states, veterinarians are urging vigilance after hundreds of dogs contracted the virus.
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Scrabble adds lolz, ridic, shizzle and lotsa other new words

CNN - 1 hour 16 min ago
Scrabble dictionary has added lotsa new words for its players, and some are so ridic, they'll make you lolz.
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Meet the beach read queens

CNN - 1 hour 16 min ago
These are the books that make readers want to escape. Their covers beckon with tranquil beach and lakeside scenes -- endless layers of blue sky and water divided by a strip of sand, dotted with brightly colored flip-flops and umbrellas.
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Mom's shaming video of daughter polarizes

CNN - 1 hour 18 min ago
A Denver mother's video of her public shaming of her daughter is drawing millions of views of Facebook, and both compliments and criticism of the mother.
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Lawsuit: Inmate rapes permitted

CNN - 1 hour 20 min ago
Two women are suing a corrections officer at Rikers Island and the city of New York, claiming that they were raped repeatedly by the officer with the complacency and consent of the city.
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Ex-con captured after 2-day manhunt

CNN - 1 hour 48 min ago
Feds tailed Daron Dylon Wint from Washington to New York and back before he was arrested nabbed.
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What veterans REALLY think about on Memorial Day

CNN - 1 hour 49 min ago
Sometimes nonveterans and nonfamily members "just don't give a damn" about military sacrifice on Memorial Day, says Iraq War vet. See his brutally honest perspective.
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911 call: 'Baby in the car! Stop!'

CNN - 1 hour 50 min ago
The 911 call has been released from a face-off between an SUV driver and dozens of bikers in New York. CNN's Alexandra Field reports.
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Officer killed a day before she would've started maternity leave

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:26pm
Omaha, Nebraska, police officer Kerrie Orozco died in a shootout a day before her baby daughter was to leave the hospital and she'd start maternity leave.
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Police name suspect in arson, quadruple homicide

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 7:10pm
The torture-killings in one of Washington's poshest neighborhoods may be solved by DNA on a pizza.
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Top 10 U.S. beaches named

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 3:52pm
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School refuses grieving family's graduation request

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 2:42pm
The family of a high school student who passed away in South Carolina is requesting that the school honor her in a special way. WHNS has more.
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Grammy winning rapper helps save driver's life

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 2:40pm
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony rapper Layzie Bone helped save a driver's life in Wyoming after the man went into a diabetic shock and lost control of his car. CNN affiliate KCWY reports.
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Police believe suspect is in New York

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 2:36pm
Washington Police Chief Cathy Lanier says they believe Daron Dylon Wint, the suspect in the Washington mansion fire, is in New York.
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Emergency declared in California oil spill

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 2:17pm
Gov. Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency to help clean up an oil pipeline spill that may have dumped more than 100,000 gallons of crude in Southern California.
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An unlikely friendship blossoms between a killer and a scholar

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 1:57pm
A few months ago, Kelly Gissendaner wrote a letter to a pen pal across the Atlantic. She told him the state of Georgia was about to fix a date for her execution. One evening soon, she would be strapped to a gurney, needles would be inserted into her arm, and poison would course through her veins until she was dead.
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Profiler: Mansion killings ringleader arrogant, ignorant

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 12:17pm
Analyzing the information from the Washington mansion murders, former FBI profiler Mary Ellen O'Toole gives her insight into the person behind the crime.
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5-year-old helps feed homeless man at Waffle House

CNN - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 12:01pm
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