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Most challenged books in 2013

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 14:51
Dav Pilkey's "Captain Underpants" series was the most challenged book of 2013 for the second year in a row, according to the American Library Association.
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400 officers close in on alleged cop killer

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 13:28
Eric Frein has training as a marksman, and police say he's a survivalist. They worry he may be hunting more officers. Who is he?
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More than 700 infants exposed to TB

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 13:21
More than 700 infants and 40 health care workers have been exposed to tuberculosis, commonly called TB, at a hospital in El Paso, Texas, according to the city's Department of Public Health.
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More than 700 infants exposed to TB

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 13:21
More than 700 infants and 40 health care workers have been exposed to tuberculosis, commonly called TB, at a hospital in El Paso, Texas, according to the city's Department of Public Health.
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Lawsuit: Student 'bait' was raped

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:34
It's an unimaginable horror. A 14-year-old girl with special needs allegedly was raped at school after a teacher's aide persuaded her to act as bait to catch an accused sexual predator, a fellow student.
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More rain at salt flats delays racer's pursuit of land speed record

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:11
Danny Thompson, son of racing legend Mickey Thompson, will have to wait another year to write the family name into the official record book at the Bonneville Salt Flats.
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Climate? Who cares?

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:00
You could be forgiven for thinking no one cares -- or even should care, right now -- about climate change.
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Derek Jeter: A career in pinstripes

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 10:45
Photos: Derek Jeter's life, career
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These marchers care a lot

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 09:50
Tens of thousands of people marched through Manhattan sounding an urgent call for action to reverse global climate change Sunday.
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'I'm on the front lines'

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 09:41
On Friday morning, I boarded a leaky oyster boat in Connecticut with a captain who can't swim. Our destination: Manhattan, 84 miles down the coast. Mission: don't drown get world leaders to act on climate change.
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Retrial begins 'loud music' murder case

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 08:59
Was it fear for his own life that prompted Michael Dunn to fire 10 shots into an SUV, killing teenager Jordan Davis? Or was it contempt?
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'Ice Bucket' firefighter dies

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 08:50
A Kentucky firefighter has died, weeks after participating in an ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that went horribly wrong.
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Missing girl's parents: Please help us

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 08:20
The father of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham held up his daughter's favorite stuffed rabbit for reporters to see.
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Spacecraft enters Mars' orbit

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 08:03
MAVEN has arrived in Mars's orbit after traveling 442 million miles in the course of 10 months to get there.
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2 passenger planes turn back to Dallas after inflight technical issues

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 07:57
Two American Airlines flights flew back to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport early Monday because of unrelated technical issues. The passenger jets landed within two minutes of each other.
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Bridge turned to rubble in seconds

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 06:18
Demolition crews set a series of explosives to implode a bridge over a Tennessee interstate.
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Bikini baristas brew controversy

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 06:18
A local coffee shop is brewing more than just caffeine, and the baristas are dressed in bikinis.
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Fraternity investigated over 'date rape' drug allegations

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 00:49
A fraternity at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is being investigated on suspicion that members put "date rape" drugs into drinks served at a party, according to search warrants issued by campus police.
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Obamadale: The secret weapon that could save Iowa Democrats?

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 00:47
For a small band of supercharged Democratic organizers, the pleasant Des Moines neighborhood of Beaverdale goes by another name: Obamadale.
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White House fence jumper has PTSD, former stepson says

CNN - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 20:32
An Iraq war veteran who was arrested after jumping a White House fence suffers from PTSD, his former stepson told CNN Sunday.
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