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He survived combat and was affected by Agent Orange in Cambodia, now in Puerto Rico he struggles to survive after the devastation of Hurricane Maria

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 10:34:42 GMT

Miguel Olivera, now 75, survived combat and being impacted by Agent Orange in Cambodia as the US waged war against the Viet Cong decades ago.(image)

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They lost everything, but 'we have not lost our faith'

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 09:55:37 GMT

Residents in remote parts of Puerto Rico are stranded and some haven't been able to contact their families to tell them they survived Hurricane Maria, which struck last Wednesday.(image)

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'Apocalyptic' devastation in Puerto Rico and little help in sight

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 01:35:47 GMT

Hurricane Maria whipped Puerto Rico with Irma-level winds, drenched the island with Harvey-level flooding, crippled communications, decimated buildings and damaged a dam that puts downstream residents at risk of catastrophe.(image)

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Puerto Rico begs federal government for more help amid catastrophe

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 22:12:50 GMT

The U.S. territory of Puerto Rico is facing an unthinkable human disaster. CNN's Rafael Romo reports.(image)

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See the hardest-hit areas of Puerto Rico

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 00:13:12 GMT

CNN's Leyla Santiago reports from some of the hardest-hit areas of Puerto Rico where people have been left without food, water, fuel, and power.(image)

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GOP looks for options after another health care failure

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 10:10:03 GMT

By Monday afternoon, it was the worst-kept secret on Capitol Hill: the latest GOP health care bill was headed for failure.(image)

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Sessions to wade into divisive campus free speech debate

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 10:04:17 GMT

As President Donald Trump doubled down against the NFL National Anthem protests, his attorney general will wade into a difference culture war with a planned address to law students about "free speech on college campuses."(image)

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See how Graham responds to Trump's tweet about McCain

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 02:11:23 GMT

During CNN's health care debate, Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) defends Sen. John McCain's (R-AZ) opposition to the Graham-Cassidy bill after President Donald Trump criticized McCain in a tweet.(image)

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LGBT employment cases on road to Supreme Court

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 10:24:03 GMT

A new genre of employment discrimination cases that could be the next battleground for supporters of LGBT rights are hurtling towards the Supreme Court.(image)

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Roger Stone to face congressional Russia investigators Tuesday

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 10:12:38 GMT

President Donald Trump's longtime confidante Roger Stone will accuse lawmakers of making "falsehoods, misstatements, and misimpressions" with allegations of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials during his appearance before a congressional panel on Tuesday.(image)

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Could North Korea and US cause an accidental war?

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 10:13:34 GMT

The war of words between North Korea and the United States could be pushing the region closer to the brink of an accidental conflict.(image)

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The racist next door: A family's tragedy

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 08:07:55 GMT

The family raised so many alerts about their neighbor. Why was nothing done to stop him?(image)

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Pat Tillman's widow: Don't 'politicize' husband's service in way 'that divides us'

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 09:56:23 GMT

President Trump's tweets have consequences. Look no further than Marie Tillman, the widow of Pat Tillman, who was killed in a friendly fire incident in Afghanistan in 2004.(image)

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Here's everything you need to know about the Alabama Senate race

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 19:51:14 GMT

Sen. Luther Strange and Roy Moore have one final day of campaigning before Republican voters in Alabama will take to the polls in a GOP primary to decide who they want to run against Democrat Doug Jones in the special election to fill a US Senate seat.(image)

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Pope accused of spreading heresy

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 02:56:48 GMT

Several dozen conservative Catholic scholars and clergy have charged Pope Francis with spreading heresy, a bold but perhaps futile salvo against Francis and his reform-minded papacy.(image)

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Bannon and Farage say Roy Moore can save Trump from himself

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 04:12:35 GMT

The anti-establishment right is on a mission in Tuesday's Republican Senate primary here to save President Donald Trump from himself.(image)

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Don Lemon rips Trump's NFL comments

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 04:01:49 GMT

CNN's Don Lemon slams Donald Trump for attacking NFL players for kneeling during the National Anthem.(image)

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Lawmaker: Trump pulled the sheets off

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 22:37:00 GMT

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) alleges that after President Trump's response to the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, he "pulled the sheets off and revealed himself."(image)

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Megyn Kelly awkwardly begins 'Today'

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 18:13:01 GMT

Megyn Kelly launched her daytime makeover on Monday with "Megyn Kelly Today," conspicuously trying to reintroduce herself in the mold of Oprah Winfrey or Ellen DeGeneres -- complete with a caffeinated, cheering studio audience -- while establishing distance from her time as a Fox News anchor.(image)

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Volcano in danger of erupting

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 21:51:43 GMT

Thousands of people on the Indonesian island of Bali have been evacuated from their homes amid fears that Mount Agung could erupt for the first time in over 50 years.(image)

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Rapper wants to prove once and for all that the Earth is flat

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 04:10:56 GMT

Last year, rapper B.o.B. used Twitter to jump on the 'flat Earth' bandwagon, and it looks like he's been riding it ever since.(image)

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China is messing with WhatsApp

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 06:50:08 GMT

Popular messaging app WhatsApp has suffered serious disruption to its service in China.(image)

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After 15 years in vegetative state, man shows sign of response

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 16:59:05 GMT

A car accident at 20 years old left a French man in a vegetative state for 15 years. But after neurosurgeons implanted a vagus nerve stimulator in his chest, the man, now 35, is showing signs of consciousness, according to a study published Monday in the journal Current Biology.(image)

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Holly Bobo's killer sentenced to life

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 15:50:36 GMT

The man convicted of the death, rape, and abduction of 20-year-old nursing student Holly Bobo was sentenced to life without parole.(image)

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3 Israelis shot at West Bank crossing

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 10:22:53 GMT

Three Israelis have been killed in a shooting attack at a crossing between Israel and the West Bank, according to Israeli police.(image)

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Why this golfer was 'upset' after winning $10M

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:53:48 GMT

It was a curious situation in Georgia Sunday. Justin Thomas lifted the FedEx Cup and collected the $10 million bonus that goes with winning the PGA Tour's season-long points race, but the American admitted to initially being upset despite taking home a windfall.(image)

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Fans go wild over Prince Harry's 'twin'

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:34:27 GMT

Fans in Canada say the Prime Minister's staff photographer Adam Scotti is Prince Harry's twin and doppelgänger.(image)

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Entire NFL team and owner Jerry Jones kneel before anthem

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 03:51:25 GMT

The Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals may add a little dunh-dunh-dunh-dunnnhhh to this weekend's national anthem protests.(image)

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NFL star: I knew what Trump said would unite us

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 03:34:10 GMT

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett said Monday that he didn't understand why President Donald Trump would "stoop so low" as to say that NFL owners should fire any "son of a bitch" who stages a protest during the National Anthem.(image)

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Opinion: Trump's gut knows America agrees with him on NFL controversy

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 09:47:29 GMT

If you are upset about President Donald Trump's position on NFL players who kneel during the national anthem -- an opinion he colorfully expressed in a speech in Alabama and in a series of follow-up tweets -- take a deep breath and listen.(image)

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Opinion: Trump's battles with NFL go way back

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 22:46:55 GMT

"Let him buy an NFL team and then he can decide who gets fired ... He can't fire anybody and that's the funny thing about it. He just doesn't have control over us and that's what bothers him the most, I think."(image)

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Trump: Fire 'son of a b*tch' anthem protester

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 16:00:18 GMT

President Donald Trump criticized some in the National Football League at a rally for Alabama Republican Senate candidate Luther Strange, saying team owners should fire players for taking a knee during the national anthem.(image)

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World's most boring font?

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:26:53 GMT

Even if you've never heard of it, Helvetica has been part of your life. This typeface is, very literally, everywhere: computer screens, billboards, buildings, street signs and posters.(image)

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The work of genius in your kitchen

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 10:23:42 GMT

You probably recognize designer Olof Bäckström's classic orange-handled scissors. The company that makes them, Fiskars, claims to have sold over a billion worldwide, so there's a good chance you have a pair at home.(image)

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Chef asks Michelin to take away his 3 stars

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 21:11:47 GMT

For most chefs, the award of an illustrious Michelin star is a dream come true.(image)

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10 most popular cities for international travelers in 2017

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 10:01:30 GMT

For the second year in a row, Bangkok is poised to be the most popular city in the world for international travelers.(image)

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111 garments that changed the world

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 03:25:32 GMT

Which garments have had the most profound effect on the world over the last 100 years? This is the beautifully simple, yet daunting question that a new exhibition at New York's Museum of Modern Art aims to address with a display of 111 items that represent fashion's most significant contributions to popular culture.(image)

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Late night skewers Trump for NFL remark

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 07:58:05 GMT

Jimmy Fallon, Trevor Noah and Stephen Colbert blast President Donald Trump's comments opposing the athletes who choose to protest during the National Anthem.(image)

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Architect fights climate change with timber towers

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 13:20:48 GMT

Architects are turning to one of the oldest construction materials to solve a new problem: how to build homes without damaging the environment.(image)

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Why single payer health care is a terrible option

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 23:43:35 GMT

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is failing. Without regard for consequences, the law expanded government insurance programs and imposed considerable federal authority over US health care via new mandates, regulations and taxes. Insurance premiums skyrocketed even as deductibles rose; consumer choices of insurance on state marketplaces have rapidly vanished; and for those with ACA coverage, doctor and hospital choices have narrowed dramatically. Meanwhile, consolidation across the health care sector has accelerated at a record pace, portending further harm to consumers, including higher prices of medical care.(image)

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We can say goodbye to a stable Germany

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 22:14:54 GMT

Don't be deceived by the placid news that Angela Merkel just won re-election to Germany's top job. Sunday's election was an earthquake. You won't detect the tectonic movement by looking at who came in first, Merkel's conservative Christian Democratic Union, or at the second-place finisher, the center-left Social Democratic Party.(image)

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Trump's new travel ban still doesn't fly

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 17:29:42 GMT

On Sunday, President Donald Trump issued a proclamation updating his administration's travel ban policy to apply American travel restrictions to citizens of eight countries: Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen.(image)

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Rep. Jeffries: Trump a 'racial arsonist'

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 00:31:50 GMT

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries says that Donald Trump's response to the violent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia, led many Americans "to conclude that the President of the United States chose to pull the sheets off and reveal himself."(image)

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The Republican zombie repeal and replace effort just died. Again.

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 02:06:04 GMT

Maine Sen. Susan Collins' announcement that she will not vote for her party's last-ditch attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare effectively dooms Republican hopes of abolishing a law they spent eight years campaigning against.(image)

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Michael Jordan: Protesting athletes 'should not be demonized or ostracized'

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 23:00:36 GMT

Former NBA star and owner of the Charlotte Hornets Michael Jordan spoke out Sunday in support of athletes choosing to kneel in protest during the national anthem.(image)

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'Grey's Anatomy' actress had brain tumor

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 23:43:26 GMT

Actress Kate Walsh, best known for her role in the TV series "Grey's Anatomy," went public on Monday with a brain tumor diagnosis in 2015.(image)

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'Star Trek: Discovery' barely achieves liftoff

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 12:18:29 GMT

The following contains spoilers about the premiere of "Star Trek: Discovery."(image)

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'Battle of the Sexes' is easier to like than love

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:50:58 GMT

"Battle of the Sexes" is an easy movie to like, but with apologies to its tennis backdrop, not quite love. Deftly recreating the Billie Jean King-Bobby Riggs match with Emma Stone and Steve Carell perfectly inhabiting the key roles, the power of the story carries the day, overcoming places where this slight film exhibits as much finesse as an overhead smash.(image)

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'Kingsman' looks less stylish, but still fun

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 15:55:14 GMT

"Kingsman: The Golden Circle" comes down with a bad case of sequel-itis -- a condition that dictates everything must be bigger, brasher and louder -- and thus provides more sporadic fun. Bloated at 141 minutes, director Matthew Vaughn's wildly stylized spy movie picks up an American twang, but still manages to look a little over-dressed for the occasion.(image)

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Why Jake Gyllenhaal isn't on social media

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:08:49 GMT

Actor Jake Gyllenhaal tells Conan O'Brien that he is not on social media because he isn't very tech-savvy.(image)

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Inside United's new business class

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 11:47:35 GMT

What makes business class a premium experience?(image)

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