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5 Yemeni Gitmo detainees transferred; 122 remain

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:19pm
Five Guantanamo Bay detainees have been transferred, the Department of Defense announced in a press release Wednesday.
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Ex-WWE wrestlers sue

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:51pm
Two former World Wrestling Entertainment wrestlers are suing the WWE, alleging their old employer ignored or downplayed signs of brain damage and other injuries while it raked in millions.
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5 things to know for the Super Bowl

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:45pm
Whether you're a hardcore NFL fan or just a wannabe watching the game for the halftime show and commercials, here are 5 things you need to know for the Super Bowl.
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Opinion: Obama goes on offense

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 12:44pm
10 commentators weigh in on a State of the Union speech that laid out an ambitious agenda aimed at the middle class.
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Doctor shot at hospital dies

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:13am
A doctor is in "life-threatening condition" after being shot at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.
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Mental wellness warriors fight to defy stigma

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 10:49am
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85-year-old farms for the hungry

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 10:47am
This retired businessman didn't start a farm for himself, but for charity. Last year, he donated 65,000 pounds of food.
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The thorny business of sea urchins

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:56am
Joe Leask spends most of his workday much like he starts it: swallowed in darkness. First by the morning, and later by the sea.
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Talking about the poor is hip

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:15am
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Fake baby steals the scene in 'American Sniper'

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 9:07am
Can you spot the fake baby? Jeanne Moos takes aim at "American Sniper" for using a doll rather than a real baby.
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Paddleboarder's close encounter with killer whales

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 8:54am
A man on a paddleboard in Laguna Beach, California, gets up close to a group of orcas and captures his experience on video.
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Detroit-Windsor Tunnel reopens

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 8:54am
The Detroit-Windsor Tunnel reopened Tuesday after it was shut down because of a suspicious package.
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Why drive a Tesla when you can sleep in one?

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 8:54am
Steve Sasman wants you to bask in the luxury of his Tesla, but he doesn't just want you to take it for a spin. He wants you to sleep there. KPHO reports.
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Air Force UFO files land on Internet

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 8:43am
Nearly 130,000 pages of declassified Air Force files on UFO investigations and sightings are now available online.
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Cold weather grips most of U.S.

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 8:05am
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Promises 'smarter' war policy after getting troops home

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 8:02am
In his State of the Union address, Obama declared he had delivered on what voters first elected him to do: conquering a "vicious" economic crisis and ending ground wars in the Middle East.
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5 ways 'American Sniper' hits the mark

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:57am
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Opinion: Why I refuse to see 'American Sniper'

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:52am
"American Sniper" stormed the box office this past weekend with $105 million in ticket sales. Not since the Rambo movies have so many farmers and ranch hands buddy-upped to the popcorn counter. As much as I adore Bradley Cooper, I won't be seeing the movie. I can't see it.
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Palin defends 'American Sniper'

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:52am
Sarah Palin is not so subtly slamming filmmaker Michael Moore for his tweet dissing snipers.
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Michael Moore explains snipers are 'cowards' tweet

CNN - Wed, 01/21/2015 - 7:52am
Shortly after his tweet proclaiming "snipers aren't heroes" netted a barrage of criticism, documentary filmmaker Michael Moore tried to explain where that sentiment came from -- his war veteran father.
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