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Thousands march as debate rages across the nation about racism and Confederate monuments

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 16:32:35 GMT

Counterdemonstrators began gathering Saturday morning in Boston in response to a self-described free speech rally that has sparked concerns of possible violence.(image)


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Live updates: Boston rallies and marches

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 16:49:15 GMT

A free speech rally is planned Saturday on Boston Common, a week after protests over race and national identity in Charlottesville, Virginia, turned deadly.(image)


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In Berlin, neo-Nazis, counterprotesters take to the streets

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 13:50:11 GMT

Neo-Nazis marched in the streets of Berlin on Saturday as counterprotesters assembled to meet them, a week after a white supremacist rally turned deadly in Charlottesville, Virginia.(image)


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Holocaust survivor: This is not the America I came to

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 16:34:11 GMT

When I came to the United States in 1949 after the Second World War, the world had just witnessed the horrific culmination of centuries of anti-Semitism: the indefensible murder of 6 million Jews.(image)


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Trump to skip Kennedy Center Honors

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 13:48:17 GMT

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump will not attend the annual Kennedy Center Honors in December, the White House announced Saturday morning.(image)


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Bannon: The Trump Presidency is over

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 22:55:47 GMT

A Breitbart White House reporter tweeted that former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has returned to his role as Executive Chairman of Breitbart News and chaired an editorial meeting.(image)


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American on honeymoon among dead in Barcelona

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 14:57:21 GMT

Jared Tucker of California was among the 13 people killed in the Barcelona terror attack, his father Dan Tucker told CNN affiliate KGO. Jared, 43, was on a delayed honeymoon with his wife of one year.(image)


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Man charged in shooting death of Florida cop

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 14:47:02 GMT

A Florida officer was shot dead and another one critically injured in Kissimmee while two others were hurt by gunfire in a separate incident in the state, authorities said.(image)


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Finland stabbings treated as terrorism

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 09:34:18 GMT

Stabbings in the Finnish city of Turku that left two people dead and injured eight others are being treated as acts of terror, Finland Police said.(image)


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Fugitive Barcelona attack suspect named

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 15:08:33 GMT

Spanish authorities are hunting for Younes Abouyaaqoub, a suspect in the deadly Barcelona terror attack who police say remains at large, a spokesman for the Catalan police told CNN on Saturday.(image)


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Trump's latest controversies in 3 minutes

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 20:16:36 GMT

CNN's Brooke Baldwin takes a look at President Trump's chaotic past four weeks.(image)


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Pastor to quit Trump's advisory board

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 08:13:17 GMT

A New York City megachurch pastor became the first religious leader to step down from President Trump's evangelical advisory board.(image)


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'White supremacists by default': How ordinary people made Charlottesville possible

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:43:28 GMT

Blame President Trump for his tepid moral response. Call the neo-Nazis and white nationalists thugs. Fill your Facebook and Twitter accounts with moral outrage.(image)


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Why do you hate me? A brown woman talks to a former white nationalist

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 13:53:21 GMT

Everybody's writing about white nationalists. But nobody's asking them the things I really want to know, as a woman of color and a mom of two kids. I reached out to Arno Michaelis, a former activist in the white power movement, to better understand how their world might affect mine. He is the author of "My Life After Hate" and details his journey in this CNN Opinion piece. Our phone conversation, lightly edited for flow, is below.(image)


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Sebastian Gorka's PhD adviser: 'I would not call him an expert in terrorism'

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 01:18:59 GMT

As a deputy assistant to President Donald Trump, Sebastian Gorka is often the public face of the administration when it comes to one of the most critical items on the President's agenda: Combating terrorism.(image)


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Unmasking the leftist Antifa movement

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 16:15:07 GMT

On the morning of Donald Trump's inauguration, Keval Bhatt hunted through a closet in his parents' Virginia home for the darkest clothes he could find.(image)


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Missing in health care debate: Women's voices

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 14:19:29 GMT

Women, in particular, have a lot at stake in the fight over the future of health care.(image)


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Classmates to Mnuchin: Resign now

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 23:57:46 GMT

Over 300 of Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's former Yale University classmates have signed a letter urging him to resign in response to President Donald Trump's comments on Charlottesville.(image)


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Prime eclipse-viewing area in Oregon hit by wildfire

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 08:23:42 GMT

About 600 residents were evacuated Friday in a prime eclipse-viewing area in Oregon because of a rapidly growing wildfire.(image)


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Your last-last-last-minute eclipse cheat sheet

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:29:44 GMT

In case you haven't been paying attention (and NO ONE would judge you if you weren't), there is a teensy weensy little boring astronomical event happening on Monday known as the Eclipse of the CENTURY!!(image)


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Videos show Ohio officer punching man

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 14:43:51 GMT

A police officer is on administrative leave for his involvement in the violent arrest of a black man in Euclid, Ohio.(image)


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Is Taylor Swift about to drop a new album?

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 07:43:25 GMT

It seems Taylor Swift may be about to reveal something big and "Swifties" -- as her fans are affectionately called -- suspect it's a new album.(image)


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Kimmel roasted by Trump supporters

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:13:09 GMT

Jimmy Kimmel reads social media responses after he begged Trump supporters to stop supporting the President on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"(image)


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Charlottesville mayor changes opinion on statues

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 15:30:30 GMT

Earlier this year, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer voted against moving the Robert E. Lee statue out of a city park. Instead, he wanted to create "a new context" around the statue of the Confederate general.(image)


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Monuments targeted in wake of Charlottesville

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:02:32 GMT

Many monuments, particularly Confederate ones, have been vandalized in the wake of Charlottesville.(image)


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Trump defends Confederate statues

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 20:08:34 GMT

As a growing number of American cities worked to remove statues commemorating the Confederacy, President Donald Trump defended the statues again Thursday, arguing that removing them uproots American "culture" and history.(image)


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Civil War leaders' descendants: Take them down

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:52:25 GMT

The great-great grandchildren of Robert E. Lee, Jefferson Davis and Stonewall Jackson have a message for those who adamantly want to preserve the Confederate leaders' monuments: Let it go.(image)


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Disabled activists dragged from senator's office

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:48:30 GMT

As many as 15 activists protesting the Senate's GOP health care bill were arrested Friday at Sen. Rob Portman's Columbus, Ohio, office, according to local law enforcement.(image)


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Families take a road trip to save their health care

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 19:12:30 GMT

Angéla Lorio and Jessica Michot turned their faces toward the summer sky. They stood side-by-side on the front steps of the Republican National Committee (RNC) building in Washington on Monday and took deep breaths.(image)


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These states are best, worst for raising children

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 07:17:27 GMT

New Hampshire is the best state in which to raise a child, while Mississippi is the worst, according to a report published Tuesday by the Annie E. Casey Foundation.(image)


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Inside North Korea's 1-star airline

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 08:44:31 GMT

North Korea's aviation industry has long been a source of intrigue and fascination for travelers from around the world, even when the country's diplomatic hostilities aren't in the news.(image)


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Would you go out on this?

Tue, 03 Sep 2013 02:43:24 GMT

Think you can handle a 340-meter-high, open-air glass walkway?(image)


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What's going on here? The week in 27 photos

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:49:47 GMT

Take a look at 27 photos of the week from August 11 through August 17.(image)


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Schwarzenegger writes a speech for Trump

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 06:30:57 GMT

In a video by ATTN:, former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger calls out hate groups in response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, and has a message for President Trump.(image)


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Spotify deletes white supremacist music

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:42:18 GMT

Spotify is deleting white supremacist songs after a music industry publication alerted the company to their presence on the streaming service.(image)


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Mueller's Russia probe: Nothing is unrelated

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 22:45:54 GMT

In recent weeks, there has been a lot of discussion about the scope of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's mandate and whether he has crossed some imaginary red line that President Donald Trump appears to have drawn.(image)


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Trump is the boy in the bubble

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 22:07:57 GMT

In the 1976 TV movie "The Boy in the Plastic Bubble," the main character, played by John Travolta, is a kid who lacks an immune system to protect him from infection. He suffers from the isolation of life inside a sealed environment. Based on a true story, the tragic elements of the tale were heightened by the fact that all he knew of the outside world came to him via television.(image)


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Breaking down Trump's chaotic past 4 weeks

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:00:03 GMT

CNN's Brooke Baldwin takes a look at President Trump's chaotic past four weeks.(image)


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Mother of Charlottesville victim won't speak with Trump

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:12:55 GMT

The mother of the woman killed in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend said she is not interested in hearing from the President because she believes he equated her daughter to white supremacists.(image)


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When a mom makes her child sick

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:32:20 GMT

"I never saw it coming," said Susan, whose family requested that we not use their last names.(image)


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Why whiskey tastes better with a little water

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:53:20 GMT

If anyone has suggested adding a little water to your whiskey, you may want to give it a try. Rather than watering it down, the addition may act as a flavor enhancement, and we now know the science behind it, thanks to a new study.(image)


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'Hitman's Bodyguard' mostly fires blanks

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:54:52 GMT

"The Hitman's Bodyguard" unleashes a double-barreled shot of Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson and still winds up mostly firing blanks. A bloody buddy movie, the action-comedy puts its stars' appeal to the test, as they bicker and blast their way through Europe in roughly that order.(image)


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'Whitney' exposes rifts in Houston's tragic life

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:02:55 GMT

The oddly punctuated title has multiple meanings in "Whitney. Can I Be Me," a documentary about the late singing star Whitney Houston, a woman torn among various factions and constituencies in a charmed, tormented and too-brief life.(image)


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'Logan Lucky' finds winning hand in low-key caper

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:24:59 GMT

A star-studded caper from "Ocean's Eleven" director Steven Soderbergh, "Logan Lucky's" business model is at least as interesting as the film itself, designed to bypass the major studios. The result is a breezy, slight, Southern-flavored movie where the cast appears to be having enough fun to prove mildly infectious.(image)


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