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'Birdman' flies high at Oscar nominations

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 9:22am
"Birdman" flew high and "The Grand Budapest Hotel" was truly grand at the nominations for the 87th Academy Awards, each earning nine nominations to top all films.
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Car stolen with toddler inside

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 8:57am
A toddler was inside his mom's car when it was stolen. He was able to lead police to his location. KSL reports.
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You won't believe what destroyed this gas station

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 8:53am
A Tulsa, Oklahoma, gas station canopy and several pumps were wiped out when a water line rupture sent water and concrete shooting into the air. KJRH reports.
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Watch them flip out at 1,000 feet

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 8:48am
Watch experienced BASE jumpers Mark Broderick and JT Holmes jump from a tower over 1,000 feet tall in rural Idaho.
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All about the U.S. Capitol

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 8:47am
Here's some background information about the U.S. Capitol. Located at 100 Constitution Avenue NW in Washington, D.C., the Capitol is the meeting place of the United States Congress.
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10 die in prison bus-train wreck

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 8:12am
Eight inmates and two correctional officers were killed in a bus crash Wednesday morning outside Penwell, Texas, authorities said.
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Poll: Majority back Keystone

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 7:50am
A majority of Americans favor the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline -- a result that could give Republicans a boost as they move toward a showdown with President Barack Obama over the project -- a CNN/ORC poll has found.
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American doctor who survived Ebola returns to Liberia

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 7:49am
The last time Dr. Rick Sacra went to Liberia, he returned home to the United States in a medivac airplane, not sure if he would die of the Ebola he'd contracted while taking care of patients. Now he heads back to care for the sick with a new perspective.
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Landmark bigger than Mount Rushmore

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 7:48am
Work began on the Crazy Horse Memorial in South Dakota in 1948. Those working on it now say they'll be gone before it's finished.
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The winners

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 7:47am
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What was inside that 1795 time capsule

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 7:46am
The time capsule buried by Paul Revere and others contained ...
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Secret Service cleans house

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 7:43am
Top Secret Service officials are out of their jobs following months of scandal at the law enforcement agency, sources said on Wednesday.
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Teen dies after being abused as a baby

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 5:40am
A 15-year-old died after being shaken by her biological father during infancy. CNN affiliate KOMO reports.
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Hope Solo's domestic violence charges dismissed

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 5:40am
Domestic assault charges against U.S. women's soccer star Hope Solo were dismissed by a judge in Washington state on Tuesday, her attorney said.
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U.S. side of international space station evacuated

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 5:40am
A leak in the cooling system on the International Space Station has resulted in the evacuation of the U.S. crew from the American segment of the station to the Russian segment, the Russian Federal Space Agency said.
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Cops: Bartender planned to poison Boehner

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 5:40am
John Boehner's former bartender once made plans to slip poison into the House speaker's drink, or shoot him and drive away, authorities say.
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After ISIS Twitter threat, military families rethink online lives

CNN - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 5:08pm
This week brought the latest in a string of attacks that members of military families say has spooked them into quietly changing the way they operate online and in real life.
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Razzies' picks for 2014's worst movies

CNN - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 4:16pm
"Transformers" may not do well at the Oscars, but the Razzies love movies about the Earth-destroying contraptions.
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Albuquerque cop kills man wearing body armor

CNN - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 4:02pm
A day after a prosecutor filed charges against Albuquerque police officers for the shooting death of a homeless man, the department was involved in another deadly shooting.
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Expect heightened security checks at U.S. airports

CNN - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 2:02pm
The Department of Homeland Security is increasing security checks at American airports because of concerns over new bomb-making instructions released by al Qaeda in Yemen (AQAP), the terrorist group which U.S. intelligence agencies believe may have been behind the Charlie Hebdo attack in Paris, U.S. officials tell CNN.
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