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Change of plans for Mars rover

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 12:34pm
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Meet 'Dead Man Walking' nun

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 12:28pm
Sister Helen Prejean blasts the air-conditioner in her champagne-colored Toyota Corolla, the back bumper held up with duct tape. It's clear why friends insist on driving when they are with her. She could rival NASCAR's Danica Patrick on the gas pedal. Age -- she turned 75 this year -- hasn't slowed her down.
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Boy finds hope amid slaughter

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 12:15pm
Azwan Elias arrived in America this summer filled with excitement and eagerness to learn. Everyone who knows him says he is wise beyond his 17 years, that he is destined to lead others in his restive homeland of Iraq.
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4 ways to beat 'The Man'

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 12:13pm
Nan Grogan Orrock defied her family's wishes by sneaking away to join the 1963 March on Washington. But don't ask her about Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech. She doesn't remember it.
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This is the fountain of youth?

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:59am
For centuries, man has been on a quest to find the elixir to eternal life. Alchemists struggled fruitlessly to create the legendary philosopher's stone, a mythical substance capable of turning base metals into precious gold and said to hold the key to immortality.
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Solar system in huge bubble

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:58am
Ever feel like you live in a bubble?
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Michael Sam waived by Rams

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:53am
The St. Louis Rams announced Saturday that Michael Sam, who made history as the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL, has been waived and did not make the team's final 53-man roster.
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Texting woman impaled in buttocks

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:47am
A woman admits to texting while driving after she hit a pole which pierced her buttocks. KUSA reports.
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GOP has jitters over Kansas

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:42am
Our Labor Day weekend trip around the "Inside Politics" table included GOP jitters over Kansas, the 2016 impact of President Obama's immigration deliberations, progressive worries about Elizabeth Warren's hawkish foreign policy views, and Republican angst about a research project that was designed to help but may have done more harm then good.
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Sand collapse kills 9-year-old girl at beach

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 11:35am
A 9-year-old died at an Oregon beach when a hole she was digging in the sand caved in and buried her, authorities said.
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Losing weight: What they don't say

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 10:17am
At 27 years old, I weighed 486 pounds and decided to have gastric bypass surgery. I know what you might be thinking: "Oh, you took the easy way out."
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Grieving family: 'Heart goes out' to girl in Uzi accident

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 9:11am
The grieving family of the Arizona instructor accidentally shot and killed by a girl learning to fire an Uzi expressed sympathy for the 9-year-old.
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Elvis Presley jets for sale

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 9:11am
Elvis Presley's last two jets, the "Lisa Marie" and "Hound Dog II," are for sale.
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15 funniest travel books

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:57am
Because a sense of humor is essential when facing the mysteries and miseries of a foreign culture.
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What 'perfect' wine tastes like

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:29am
Most people don't taste one "perfect" wine their whole lives; now you can taste 10 in one four-day tour.
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Cops: Barista's sex shows made millions

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 6:47am
Police say a woman ran a prostitution ring out of several drive-thru coffee shops. CNN affiliate KIRO reports.
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'Pants' challenge sparks fiery debate

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 6:27am
Fireworks ensued when guests tackled the issue of saggy pants and racial profiling.
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Fair employees caught doing THIS

CNN - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 6:25am
KARE's A.J. Lagoe found some employees typing and texting while working at the Minnesota State Fair.
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Corvette museum will fill sinkhole after all, restore some cars

CNN - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 4:41pm
The virtual cathedral for one of America's most revered cars will reluctantly fill a monster sinkhole that brought it both pain and gain.
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Should military lift transgender ban?

CNN - Sat, 08/30/2014 - 12:28pm
Retired Maj. Gen, Gale Pollock discusses the issue of allowing transgender people to serve in the U.S. military.
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