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'Michael Jackson' croc kills man

CNN World - 3 hours 15 min ago
A man has died after being attacked by a pale-headed saltwater crocodile nicknamed "Michael Jackson" in Australia's Northern Territory.
Categories: International News

Alas, poor Richard III ate too well

CNN World - 3 hours 17 min ago
Tests on the long-lost skeleton of Richard III reveal the medieval monarch had a taste for rich foods such as peacock, heron and swan, and that his liking for the finer things in life -- including wine -- increased significantly after he became the king of England.
Categories: International News

Visually impaired kids play kickball

Health - 3 hours 27 min ago
This kickball team uses its hearing instead of eyesight to play the game.
Categories: Health

Gaza zoo animals suffer

CNN World - 3 hours 28 min ago
The sights at the Gaza zoo couldn't be sadder.
Categories: International News

Beheaded journalist 'brave and tireless'

CNN - 3 hours 34 min ago
American war reporter James Foley, who was beheaded by ISIS, was described by a friend as a "funny, warm, Big Lebowski-loving guy."
Categories: National News

Guard's role in quelling unrest

CNN - 3 hours 36 min ago
They've served in every U.S. war since 1637. When natural disasters strike, they're often among the first to head to the epicenter.
Categories: National News

U.K. bank hit with $300 million New York fine

Business News - 3 hours 41 min ago
Standard Chartered Bank will pay $300 million for not meeting the terms of a money laundering settlement with the state of New York.

Patient being treated in California for possible Ebola exposure

CNN - 3 hours 57 min ago
Another patient is being tested in the United States for possible Ebola exposure -- this time, in California.
Categories: National News

Nearly 2,000 animals removed from home

CNN - 4 hours 34 min ago
Dogs, cats, geese, chickens, snakes, rabbits, peacocks and turtles were removed from a home in Louisiana.
Categories: National News

Look at me! 20 selfies of the week

CNN - 4 hours 54 min ago
Categories: National News

Stocks: 4 things to know before the open

Business News - 5 hours 54 min ago
Markets are struggling to take another step forward ahead of some big announcements.

Ferguson streets calm until bottles flew

CNN - 9 hours 8 min ago
Police chased young men down Ferguson's streets and made arrests, as bottles flew again shortly before midnight. Protesters locked hand in front of the police line, while some urged the crowd to remain peaceful.
Categories: National News

Stylist gives free haircuts to the homeless

Business News - 9 hours 27 min ago
When stylist Mark Bustos isn't cutting the hair of fashion designers and real estate moguls, he's traveling around giving free haircuts to the homeless.

Grand jury to hear evidence in chokehold death investigation

CNN - 9 hours 36 min ago
Evidence in the investigation of the controversial chokehold death of Staten Island man Eric Garner will be presented to a grand jury, prosecutors announced Tuesday.
Categories: National News

Why bring in National Guard?

CNN - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 9:38pm
By calling National Guard troops into Ferguson, Missouri, authorities are taking the situation "to the opposite extreme of community policing," a former FBI assistant director says.
Categories: National News

Pentagon joins weapons debate

CNN - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 9:37pm
The sometimes violent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, and the law enforcement response has sparked a debate about what some call the "militarization of police," after armored vehicles, stun grenades and high-tech weaponry were brought in to calm the violence.
Categories: National News

Video shows ISIS beheading U.S. journalist James Foley

CNN - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 8:57pm
A video released by ISIS shows the beheading of American journalist James Foley, who disappeared in November 2012 in Syria.
Categories: National News

School-hopping alumni aren't giving back to colleges

Business News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 8:54pm
Maya Gunaseharan spent her first year in college at American University, then transferred to Cornell. Now, both schools are asking her to donate money.

This stock tanked. Blame Justin Bieber

Business News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 7:47pm
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