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The hug shared around the world

CNN - Sun, 11/30/2014 - 5:12pm
It's the picture we needed to see after a week like this.
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Ferguson protesters to cops: I pay you

CNN - Sun, 11/30/2014 - 1:07pm
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon called for a special state legislative session to address "critical funding" needs for the National Guard and highway patrol amid violent protests in Ferguson this week.
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Woman shot by man in Chicago store dies

CNN - Sun, 11/30/2014 - 4:45am
A woman shot by her former boyfriend in a Chicago Nordstrom store has died, the retailer said on its verified Facebook page.
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NOAA: 2014 is shaping up as hottest year on record

CNN - Sun, 11/30/2014 - 3:07am
The first ten months of 2014 have been the hottest since record keeping began more than 130 years ago, according to data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
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Buried in snow for 7 hours, boys feared death

CNN - Sun, 11/30/2014 - 1:07am
The two boys who were discovered early Thanksgiving morning buried under 5 feet of snow -- and the officer with a hunch who rescued them -- recounted their harrowing tale at a hospital news conference Friday.
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The final frontier for 3-D printing

CNN - Sat, 11/29/2014 - 4:52pm
We're used to seeing manufacturer tags that read "Made in the USA," "Made in Taiwan" or "Made in..." just about anywhere on the globe. But this week, for the first time, an item can read "Made in Space."
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Man in werewolf mask shoots worker in California

CNN - Sat, 11/29/2014 - 4:43pm
A man wearing a werewolf mask shot a worker at a check-cashing business in Southern California and fled, sparking a massive hunt, authorities said.
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New threat: 'Racism without racists'

CNN - Sat, 11/29/2014 - 3:40pm
In a classic study on race, psychologists staged an experiment with two photographs that produced a surprising result.
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Ray Rice wins suspension appeal

CNN - Sat, 11/29/2014 - 7:43am
Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has won his appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL for violating its domestic violence policy, the players union said Friday.
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Gun sales boom on Black Friday

CNN - Sat, 11/29/2014 - 5:25am
The busiest shopping day of the year also saw a major boom for gun sales, with the federal background check system expected to set a record of more than 144,000 background checks Friday, according to the FBI.
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UMass Amherst cuts ties with Bill Cosby

CNN - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 3:48pm
The University of Massachusetts Amherst and Bill Cosby have split ways amid allegations of sexual assault and rape.
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Day of kindness in Ferguson

CNN - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 3:13pm
Ferguson streets were deserted early Friday after a Thanksgiving Day that mixed kindness with sadness, heartbreak with hope.
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Austin police shoot suspect after reports of gunfire in downtown

CNN - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 2:52pm
A shooter targeted multiple downtown buildings in the Texas capital early Friday, including the police headquarters, authorities said.
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Family hears son's heartbeat after death

CNN - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 11:08am
After losing their son and brother in a tragic house fire, the Heisler family got to hear his heart beat again.
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The week in 36 photos

CNN - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 6:53am
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Thanksgiving power outages hit the Northeast

CNN - Fri, 11/28/2014 - 6:44am
Storm-related power outages hit across the Northeast, leaving some chopping breadcrumbs by flashlight, cooking turkeys on the grill and watching Netflix on phones.
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Opinion: Why some black artists urge Black Friday boycott

CNN - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 7:11pm
Soledad O'Brien and Rose Arce say with #BlackoutBlackFriday, a group of blacks in the arts are urging African Americans to use their economic clout to protest police brutality in Ferguson and beyond
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Why you fight on Thanksgiving

CNN - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 1:25pm
As we all know, Thanksgiving isn't always the harmonious holiday it's sometimes made out to be.
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Storm knocks out power on Thanksgiving

CNN - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 1:24pm
Many in Maine were without power -- but not initiative -- as tens of thousands woke up to find the lights out.
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Lawyer: Wilson leaving Ferguson PD

CNN - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 8:37am
Officer Darren Wilson is in talks to leave the Ferguson Police Department and may give up being an officer altogether, after a grand jury decided not to indict him in the death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown.
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