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Air traffic glitch delays thousands

CNN - Sun, 08/16/2015 - 3:03pm
A computer problem at a Virginia air traffic control center led to significant flight delays Saturday at airports in the Washington and New York City areas, the Federal Aviation Administration said.

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Hot air balloon lands on electrical wires

CNN - Sun, 08/16/2015 - 3:02pm
A hot air balloon landed on power lines in central Pennsylvania, injuring the pilot and two passengers, authorities said.

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44 Army Rangers struck by lightning

CNN - Sun, 08/16/2015 - 3:01pm

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How Hurricane Katrina made his life better

CNN - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 3:40pm

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New York manhunt cost nearly $1M a day in OT

CNN - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 3:37pm
The New York state police and corrections department spent nearly $1 million dollars a day on overtime in June and July -- a time frame that included the massive 23-day manhunt for a pair of escaped killers, according to the state comptroller.

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2016: The week in political hits and insults

CNN - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 2:29pm
The election season is in full swing and candidates are trying to fire up their supporters and draw distinctions with their opponents. Things got a little pointed and hard to keep track of this week as Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton squared off, most Republicans ganged up on Clinton, she hit back at them and Trump lashed out at just about everyone.

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Live blog: 2016 comes to the Hawkeye State

CNN - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 2:25pm
Presidential candidates of every stripe are at the Iowa State Fair this weekend, where they'll mingle with voters in the first-in-the-nation caucus state, take questions on the Des Moines Register Soapbox and, of course, chow down on some deep-fried food.

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Politicians flock to the Iowa State Fair

CNN - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 2:19pm
'Tis the season for fried food on sticks, cows carved out of butter and carnival rides galore -- in other words, it's time for the Iowa State Fair. The fair has become a must-attend for presidential candidates, who will flock to the event to campaign for the 2016 election. There are rumors that Donald Trump will make an appearance with his helicopter as a ride for kids attending the fair. Here's a look at the festivities.

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Man hopped fence, killed by roller coaster

CNN - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 2:14pm
A teacher who had ridden one of Cedar Point's renowned roller coasters lost some of his belongings on the ride, then got off to track them down -- a decision that ultimately cost him his life.

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U.S. attorney: 'No truth' to baby-stealing allegation

CNN - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 2:10pm
The U.S. Attorney for Eastern Missouri said Friday that hospital records disprove a woman's claim she gave birth at a St. Louis hospital where she said she was wrongly told her baby had died.

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The price tag for transgender troops

CNN - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 2:09pm
The cost of transition-related care for transgender personnel would be "negligible," according to a newly published study, which comes on the heels of talk that the Pentagon may lift its ban on transgender people openly serving in the military.

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Tree limb falls on tent in Yosemite, killing 2 minors

CNN - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 2:00pm
A tree limb fell on a tent in the heart of Yosemite National Park early Friday, killing two minors who were sleeping inside, the park said in a statement.

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Officials: ISIS leader sexually abused U.S. hostage

CNN - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 1:59pm
ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi sexually abused American hostage Kayla Mueller while she was in captivity, U.S. government officials said.

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Wildfires force evacuations in Washington State

CNN - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 1:58pm
Four fast-moving wildfires have forced the evacuations of homes, businesses and two state parks near a small town in central Washington state, authorities said Friday night.

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Snake in restaurant rattles nerves

CNN - Sat, 08/15/2015 - 1:58pm
Snake wasn't on the menu of a Missouri restaurant, but that's what patrons got -- along with a side of rattled nerves

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Getting a job saved this 19-year-old's life

CNN - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 1:47pm

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Union: Cop held back, got beaten

CNN - Fri, 08/14/2015 - 1:06pm

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