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You call that a salad?!

53 min 26 sec ago
There was a time in my life when I thought I knew a thing or two -- about life, about being a reasonably functional member of society, about language, about being a food editor. That phase of my existence ended several weeks ago when the meatloaf salad showed up in my workplace cafeteria.
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Boa bites Nicki Minaj dancer

58 min 28 sec ago
A 6-foot-long boa constrictor named Rocky stole the show Friday during a rehearsal for Nicki Minaj's performance of "Anaconda" at the MTV Video Music Awards when he bit a backup dancer in the arm, according to a statement from MTV.
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Video shows brutal mosque attack

1 hour 1 min ago
Police say gunmen stormed a Sunni mosque in Iraq during prayers and opened fire, killing at least 70 people.
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Suffering is called 'unspeakable'

1 hour 12 min ago
Some 20,000 ethnic Turkmen Shiites in Iraq are running low on food, water and electricity. The situation "demands immediate action," a U.N. official says.
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Are women better at 'Brain Games'?

1 hour 19 min ago
"Brain Games" host Jason Silva joins Dr. Sanjay Gupta on SGMD Saturday at 4:30pm ET and Sunday at 7:30am ET on CNN
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Officer's supporters: 'We will not hide'

1 hour 48 min ago
Supporters of Ferguson, Missouri, Police Officer Darren Wilson say they have faced threats over their views, but vowed not to be silenced.
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How dangerous is that sunburn?

2 hours 22 min ago
Dr. Sanjay Gupta tells us how applying sunscreen every day can help you live to be 100.
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Rare creature shocks neighbors

2 hours 42 min ago
A rare, all white, deer was spotted in a Connecticut neighborhood. CNN affiliate WCBS has the story.
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Iceland closes airspace near volcano

2 hours 46 min ago
Iceland closed the airspace near the Bardarbunga volcano on Saturday, warning that significant emission of ash into the atmosphere is likely.
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See rocket burst into flames

3 hours 1 min ago
A SpaceX F9R rocket exploded during a test flight over Texas.
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Is Obama planning strikes in Syria?

3 hours 14 min ago
After three years of avoiding it, President Barack Obama finds himself being pushed toward military action in Syria.
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'World's most ruthless terrorists'

3 hours 14 min ago
The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, is using brutal tactics to gain control of large areas of Iraq and Syria.
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Just pay ISIS ransom?

3 hours 16 min ago
ISIS demanded 100 million euros ($132.5 million) in ransom for the release of James Foley, the American journalist kidnapped and killed by the terrorist group in Syria, according to a spokesman for GlobalPost, the news website for which Foley freelanced.
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Keep prosecutor on Brown case

3 hours 17 min ago
As the investigation into the shooting of Michael Brown continues, critics, including Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, have questioned the prosecutor's efficiency and impartiality.
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What it will take to beat ISIS

3 hours 18 min ago
"We need long-term to take out ISIS' leadership, to degrade their operational capabilities, to cut off their financing sources, to go after them in a comprehensive way to cut off their ability to do the things we've seen them do."
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Residents: You don't know Ferguson

3 hours 22 min ago
They moved to the St. Louis suburb because of its schools, affordable housing and manageable crime rate. The city they've seen lately, in the media and out their windows, is not that city.
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County cop on leave after rant

3 hours 29 min ago
A St. Louis County cop was disciplined after a video showed him railing about his past and perhaps future as "a killer," police said.
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Ice Bucket Challenge is not a gimmick

3 hours 30 min ago
John Bare says the Ice Bucket Challenge signals a new kind of activism and peer-to-peer fund-raising.
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What makes a movie quote so quotable?

4 hours 5 min ago
Screenwriter William Goldman has won two Oscars and written some of the most famous lines in movie history. And he still has no idea why some of his dialogue is part of the national vernacular.
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9 great new U.S. beach hotels

4 hours 37 min ago
Few travel pleasures match checking into a room few others have stayed in.
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