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Husband of 'Real Housewives' star dies

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:45
Zarin was the husband of former cast member Jill Zarin. He died from cancer at 71.
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Man deported after 30 years in US

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:44
Jorge Garcia, a 39-year-old landscaper and father of two who has lived in the United States for 30 years, said a painful goodbye to his family at the Detroit Metro Airport early Monday morning.
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Trump: Durbin 'totally misrepresented' my comments

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:38
President Donald Trump on Monday claimed Illinois Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin "totally misrepresented" comments during an Oval Office meeting last week, where sources said Trump used vulgar and demeaning language to describe immigrants from Africa.
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Report: Trump fueling global assault on democracy

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:37
President Donald Trump often claims that he has achieved unprecedented levels of success during his first year in office but a damning assessment from one non-partisan group warns that the administration's attacks on the press and brash foreign policy approach have intensified the ongoing global assault on democracy.
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Simone Biles says team doctor abused her, too

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:34
On the eve of former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar's sentencing for sexually abusing girls in his care, American gymnast Simone Biles has come forward to say me, too.
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Scientists identify what may have killed millions in mystery epidemic

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:11
In the 16th century, an epidemic known as "cocoliztli" that caused bleeding and vomiting swept through large areas of Guatemala, Mexico and even reached Peru. It wiped out 80% of the population, killing millions of people.
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Don Lemon spars with MLK Jr.'s nephew over Trump's remarks

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:10
CNN's Don Lemon gets into a heated panel discussion with Isaac Newton Farris Jr., Martin Luther King Jr.'s nephew, over President Trump's recent comments on immigration.
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Oh Happy Day composer Hawkins dies at 74

bbc - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:31
The American Grammy-winning singer was best-known for the 1969 hit Oh Happy Day.
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Martin Luther King III: Trump's vulgar comments are 'extremely racist'

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:20
On the 50th anniversary of his father's assassination, Martin Luther King III said Monday that he believes President Donald Trump's vulgar and demeaning language to describe immigrants from Africa were "extremely racist."
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Internet backlash over 9-year-old drag queen

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:15
Designer Brandon Hilton is facing criticism after announcing the new covergirl for his brand, House of Mann: 9-year-old drag queen Lactatia.
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Australian Open 2018: Johanna Konta beats Madison Brengle to reach second round

bbc - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:12
Britain's Johanna Konta makes swift progress into the second round of the Australian Open with victory over American Madison Brengle.
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Ex-Obama staffer's Trump tweet goes viral

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:08
Gary Lee, a former Obama administration staffer, responded to Trump's exchange with an intelligence analyst where he reportedly asked the woman where her "people" were from.
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Japanese city on alert for deadly fugu blowfish

bbc - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:39
The fugu fish, which can be more poisonous than cyanide, was sold without the toxic parts removed.
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Durbin: I'm stunned this is the White House's defense

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:30
Sen. Dick Durbin says he stands by his original interpretation of President Trump's comments on immigration.
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Source: Rogue Venezuelan helicopter pilot killed by police

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:14
Oscar Perez, a Venezuelan police pilot accused of stealing a helicopter and using it to attack the country's Supreme Court in June, was killed Monday in Caracas, a government official told CNN.
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HLN anchor slams Ansari accuser

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:36
HLN's Ashleigh Banfield blasts "Master of None" star Aziz Ansari's anonymous sexual assault accuser in an open letter.
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Work provides crucial funds for N. Korea

cnn - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:17
North Korea is sending thousands of workers to Russia, then receiving the majority of their earnings despite international sanctions. CNN's Matthew Chance has an exclusive look inside one construction site.
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Top US gymnast Biles reveals abuse

bbc - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:11
Four-time Olympic champion Simone Biles says she was sexually abused by former Team USA gymnastics sports doctor Larry Nassar.
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Wallaby gives police slip on Sydney Bridge

bbc - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:02
The unusual sight of a wallaby bounding across the Sydney Harbour Bridge has surprised early-morning motorists.
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