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A father goes 'badass' to save his family

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 2:13pm
It happened 40 years ago, and it was a scene that could have been ripped from the script of "Mission Impossible." This is the story of a Vietnam war hero you've never heard of.
Categories: National News

FBI assisted Weinstein family with ransom payment

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 1:58pm
The family of Warren Weinstein, an American who was held hostage by al Qaeda for four years before he was killed in a U.S. drone strike last week, received assistance from the FBI when they paid a ransom to individuals claiming to be his captors in 2012, sources told CNN.
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L.A. riots: 23 years later

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 1:33pm
The L.A. riots were triggered by the beating of Rodney King 23 years ago this week. CNN's Stephanie Elam reports.
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Sam Smith suffers vocal cord hemorrhage

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 1:29pm
Sam Smith has been diagnosed with a hemorrhage to his vocal cords, and he's been ordered to stop performing until he's healthy.
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Freddie Gray report in prosecutors' hands

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 12:46pm
Friday is the day: Baltimore investigators will hand their files on Freddie Gray's death over to prosecutors, but the public shouldn't expect much.
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Legendary ring announcer 'Ready to Rumble'

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 12:26pm
He's the boxing hall of famer that's never thrown a jab, the tuxedoed showstopper with the voice that packs a punch and the owner of a knockout hook as recognizable as any of the sport's finest champions.
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Space probe to crash on Mercury

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 12:03pm
NASA's Mercury Messenger space probe is out of fuel, and it's expected to crash into Mercury around 3:30 p.m. ET Thursday, according to Paulette W. Campbell, a spokeswoman with the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, which has been managing the mission.
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Church touched by 18-cent donation

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 11:48am
"Please don't be mad," the back of the envelope said. "I don't have much. I'm homeless."
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FAA questioned mental health of Germanwings pilot

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 11:31am
Years before Andreas Lubitz crashed a commercial airliner into the French Alps, the Federal Aviation Administration raised questions about his mental health, declining to give him a medical certificate.
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Kentucky Derby: American Pharoah chases crown

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 11:25am
It's been dubbed the most "exciting two minutes in sports."
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Fight of the century started with Hollywood waiter

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 10:39am
When Les Moonves sits down at a restaurant in Hollywood, it's usually the waiter's lucky night. As the president and CEO of CBS Corp., which includes Showtime, Moonves runs a powerful television network in a town where nearly every waiter also wants to be an actor.
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Shark attack kills woman in Maui

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 10:33am
A woman died after a shark attack in Hawaii, prompting beach closures in nearby areas in Maui, authorities said.
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The surreal Baltimore: Waving to an empty stadium

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 9:52am
The smokey aroma of pulled pork from Boog Powell's BBQ stand did not waft over the crowds Wednesday in downtown Baltimore's Eutaw Street, as it normally does on game days.
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A new spin on polo

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 8:45am
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The best U.S. airline rewards program is ....

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 8:11am
Southwest Airlines offered the most award tickets and the highest percentage of award tickets of the big five U.S. airlines analyzed by Consumer Reports.
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'Holding that line:' Portraits from Baltimore

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:32am
Photographer and Maryland Institute College of Art professor Nate Larson took portraits of police and protesters in Baltimore on April 28, a day after riots.
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Baltimore teen smacked by mom says he gets it

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:32am
Michael Singleton, 16, understands that his mother was trying to keep him out of trouble. FULL STORY
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Woman allegedly threatens white cops on Facebook

Thu, 04/30/2015 - 6:31am
A fake name on a threatening Facebook post can still get you in real trouble.
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Teen forced to have chemo heads home

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 6:49pm
A 17-year-old teen who has been living at Connecticut Children's Medical Center since December while being forced to have chemotherapy to treat Hodgkin's lymphoma has completed treatment and left the hospital Monday, according to her attorney, Josh Michtom.
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UFC fighter stripped of title

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 5:29pm
Jon "Bones" Jones' days of spinning elbows, knockout punches and other smackdowns in the mixed martial arts Octagon are over -- at least in the UFC, at least for now.
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