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Convictions tossed for leaders of 'jail, no bail' strategy

CNN - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 8:27am
A South Carolina judge on Wednesday threw out the convictions of the Friendship Nine, who were jailed in 1961 after a sit-in protest in Rock Hill, South Carolina, during the civil rights movement.
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Fight breaks out between St. Louis police and citizens

CNN - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 8:24am
An attempt to mend the relationship between citizens and police in St. Louis broke into a shouting and shoving match late Wednesday -- between citizens and police.
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Opinion: NFL woes tainting game?

CNN - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 8:22am
The "no fun" label for the NFL over its restrictions on touchdown celebrations is the least of the league's worries, says Mike Downey.
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Photos: Super Bowl rings

CNN - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 8:22am
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Rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez

CNN - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 8:19am
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Rare fox spotted in Yosemite National Park

CNN - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 8:16am
It's not every day that a fox sighting makes headlines. But when it's a once-in-a-century sighting of a rare Sierra Nevada red fox, it merits a mention.
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Boy's image helps raise more than $1 million

CNN - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 8:16am
One principal's inspiration has resulted in more than $1 million in donations for what started as an initiative to raise funding for a class trip to Harvard.
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The evidence against Hernandez: What's in, what's out

CNN - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 7:57am
Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez used to make crowds cheer as a rising NFL star on the gridiron.
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Aaron Hernandez case: Who's who?

CNN - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 7:49am
Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez is behind bars, accused of killing three people.
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Actor charged with voyeurism

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:45pm
An American actor living in Canada has been arrested on voyeurism charges in Toronto, police said.
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Snow day!

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 6:36pm
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Supreme Court stays executions of 3 over drug protocol

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 4:13pm
In a one-sentence order, the Supreme Court on Wednesday granted a stay of execution to three inmates bringing a challenge to Oklahoma's use of the drug midazolam as a part of its lethal injection protocol.
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Kendrick Johnson's parents will likely avoid jail

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 4:09pm
A jury found Kendrick Johnson's parents and five other family members guilty of misdemeanor charges related to a 2013 protest, attorney Benjamin Crump said Wednesday.
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Fearing apocalypse, Utah parents killed family

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:57pm
The mysterious deaths of five Utah family members in their Springville home baffled authorities at first.
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Christmas tree caused mansion fire

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:57pm
A dry Christmas tree likely fueled a raging fire that destroyed a 16,000-square-foot Annapolis, Maryland, mansion, killing four children and their grandparents, a law enforcement official said Wednesday.
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Mom: Family that refused vaccination put my baby in quarantine

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:41pm
An unvaccinated child who went to the doctor with measles sends another baby to quarantine, leaving one mom to ask why. "Their choice endangered my child," she says.
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Outbreak of 51 measles cases linked to Disneyland

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:41pm
Happiness isn't the only contagious thing at Disneyland in California.
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California measles outbreak grows to 73 cases

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:40pm
California has reported more measles cases.
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Read more about 'Super Saturn'

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 3:20pm
In 1610, after he built his telescope, Galileo Galilei first spotted enormous Saturn's gigantic rings. More than 400 years later, astronomers have in a sense dwarfed that discovery with a similar first.
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'Dead' cat claws its way back to life

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 1:53pm
A cat named Bart was hit by a car and presumed to be dead. You won't believe what happened five days later. WFLA reports.
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