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Texas shooting: What we know about the gunmen

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 3:32pm
Whatever spurred Elton Simpson and Nadir Soofi to drive across two states to shoot up a Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest is lost on their families, their neighbors and the place they had worshiped.
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Porn icon wants you to get your BP checked

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 3:28pm
Forget about Obamacare, Ron Jeremy has a plan to help get this country healthy.
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ISIS claims Texas attack

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 3:24pm
ISIS claims responsibility for the attack outside the Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest in Garland, Texas -- and warns of more attacks to come. | WHO WERE GUNMEN?
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Jury deadlocked in Etan Patz case

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 1:46pm
A New York jury deliberating the fate of the man charged with the 1979 killing of 6-year-old Etan Patz was instructed Tuesday to resume deliberations for the second time in a week.
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Fabled Las Vegas casino closes after 60 years

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 1:45pm
And another one bites the dust.
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Met Gala: The Beyonce dress that wasn't

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 9:31am
Celebrities arrive for the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Gala in New York. See pictures from the red carpet.
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Women's bathroom symbol transformed

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 9:10am
The "It was never a dress" campaign, started by Axosoft, turns the women's bathroom symbol into a superhero.
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Traffic cop praised for thwarting attack

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 9:09am
CNN's Alina Machado reports on the latest from Garland, Texas, after an attack on a "Draw Mohammed" event was thwarted.
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Cinco de Mayo: What you need to know

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 9:08am
Cinco de Mayo commemorates the Mexican victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862.
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The art of Kentucky Derby hats

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 8:49am
Every year, during the "Greatest Two Minutes in Sports," bets will be lost, hearts will break and mint juleps will be sipped, but for many spectators at the Kentucky Derby and elsewhere, "It's all about the hats." And it's a time for the artists who craft these hats to sit back, rest their exhausted hands and look for their creations among the crowds on TV.
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The best restaurants in America are...

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 8:29am
What makes a restaurant the hottest destination in town?
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Why do we celebrate Cinco de Mayo?

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 8:26am
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45 years ago: The killings at Kent State

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 7:56am
Four students died and nine others were wounded on May 4, 1970, when members of the Ohio National Guard opened fire on students protesting the Vietnam War at Kent State University in Ohio.
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Was cartoon shooting inevitable?

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 7:46am
It was only a matter of time before this would happen in the United States.
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Opinion: Why we need right to mock

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 7:46am
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Opinion: Free speech or hate speech?

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 7:46am
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Look at trees in a different way

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 7:40am
It all started by looking up.
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What a shot! 38 amazing sports photos

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 7:40am
Take a look at 38 amazing sports pictures from April 28 through May 4.
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Gunmen killed at Mohammed cartoon event

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 8:15pm
Two gunmen are killed and a security guard injured in a shooting at a Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest in Texas, officials say. Right-wing Dutch politician Geert Wilders was keynote speaker at the event.
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Ben Carson announces for 2016

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 6:09pm
Ben Carson wants to convince voters that a doctor is best positioned to fix what's ailing America.
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